Interactive Curve Fitting

This Demonstration is a simple interactive tool to help to understand a few common fitting models of 1D datasets as well as their visualization using logarithmic plots. It is based on an example for the EventHandler in the Mathematica documentation.
  • Contributed by: Janos Karsai (University of Szeged, Hungary)


  • [Snapshot]
  • [Snapshot]
  • [Snapshot]


Click to get new points in the left graphic according to a chosen fitting model.
Click to get "wrong" points far from the desired shape. What happens to the fitting curve?
Choose "wrong" models for a given dataset.
Use different plots to see how they transform different shapes.
    • Share:

Embed Interactive Demonstration New!

Just copy and paste this snippet of JavaScript code into your website or blog to put the live Demonstration on your site. More details »

Files require Wolfram CDF Player or Mathematica.

Related Curriculum Standards

US Common Core State Standards, Mathematics