REGRESSION OF Y ON X By N., Sam M.S. - 0 Prediction of a dependent variable using an independent variable. Compare to: inverse prediction. REGRESSION OF Y ON X: "Regression of x on y uses both dependent and independent variables." Related Psychology Terms A Comparison of Maternal and Paternal Filicide Evaluation of a Quantitative Study STEPWISE REGRESSION The Anatomy of Research and the Scientific Method REGRESSION CONFOUNDS REGRESSION EQUATION MODERATOR VARIABLE GENERAL LINEAR MODEL INVERSE PREDICTION Cite this page: N., Sam M.S., "REGRESSION OF Y ON X," in PsychologyDictionary.org, April 28, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/regression-of-y-on-x/ (accessed June 25, 2022).