Generalised Linear Model | GLM
The generalized linear model is used to model data that belongs to a distribution that is a member of an exponential family.
To check, if a distribution belongs to an exponential family, this equation needs to get satisfied:-
GLM consists of:
In GLM, an explanatory variable can be a variable or a factor.
Variable:- It takes real numerical value. For eg: age, weight, etc.
Factor:- It is qualitative. For eg: gender, location, etc.
Written by: Sneha Khanna
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