For Questions 1-11, consider Model 1 below (Number of Recruits vs. Parties Thrown by Fraternity over the previous year).

Context: Crammer Nation University is wanting to develop a regression equation to predict the number of recruits a given fraternity will receive this rush season.

### Model 1

**Question #1:** Write the simple regression equation for Number of Recruits vs. Parties Thrown by Chapter (over the previous year).

**Question #2:** Describe the meaning of the y-intercept in this regression equation?

**Question #3:** Describe the meaning of the slope of this regression equation?