## eqns for relationship between height H and femur length F

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### eqns for relationship between height H and femur length F

the following eqns exptess the relationship between a person's height (H) and femur bone length (F) in inches.

Male: H = 27.5 + 2.24F
Female: H = 24 + 2.32F

What do the numbers 2.24 and 2.32 tell you about the relationship between femur length and height for males and females?

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### Re: eqns for relationship between height H and femur length F

the following eqns exptess the relationship between a person's height (H) and femur bone length (F) in inches.

Male: H = 27.5 + 2.24F
Female: H = 24 + 2.32F

What do the numbers 2.24 and 2.32 tell you about the relationship between femur length and height for males and females?
Hint: Think about the meaning of "slope" (as a rate of change) in the context of this exercise.
idk
What does this part of your post mean?

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### Re: eqns for relationship between height H and femur length F

idk

What does this part of your post mean?
I don't know.

Well, actually, I do.

DAiv