Name: Cat Food 1


Abstract: One hundred cans of each of the two cat food products, kidney and shrimp, are randomly selected for evaluation by the State Department of Weights and Measures.  The cat food company traditionally has selected fifty cans of each type from each of the two shifts of workers.


Variables (column):

  1. Type of food (0=Shrimp, 1=Kidney)
  2. Shift of workers (1 or 2)
  3. Weight of the filled can (in ounces)


Possible Uses: Independent Sample T Test


References: Levine, David, Patricia Ramsey, and Robert Smidt.  Applied Statistics for Engineers and Scientists.  Upper Saddle River, NJ: Prentice Hall 2001.