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Rocco wants to prepare the sales forecast for the next 24 months today. His company produces heavy-duty on/off timers used by large Christmas light displays and above ground swimming pool filters. He wants to use regression analysis to predict monthly sales volume based on the past 24 months. Is his plan sound? Why/Why Not? Advise Rocco on his plan and make suggestions as to what techniques from this course might improve his forecasting.

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