Name: Sugar

 

Abstract: The quality-control department of a sugar packager monitors the percent of moisture in 10-gram samples of sugar, randomly drawn from bags the company has packaged.

 

Variables (column):

  1. Bag Number (1-50)
  2. Moisture Content Percentage
  3. Percent Pure Sugar

 

Possible Uses: Correlation, Linear Regression, Matched Pairs

 

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