- Accidents. A comparison of the
number of auto accidents between male and female students.
- ACT 2002.
This data set contains a distribution of the ACT
scores as well as the composite scores and percentiles for all that
the ACT in 2002.
- Bedtime. The "usual" time bed
time for college students/
The data set contains the distribution of birthdates for all the births
in the U.S. in 1978.
- Birthdays_1. The data set contains the
distribution of birthdates from 480,040 insurance policy applications
made between 1981 and 1994.
The data set gives information about the length of the gestation period
(in weeks) and the weight (in ounces) of 200 babies born in North
- Body Temperature. The data set
gives body temperature for 130 individuals along with gender and heart
- Books. A comparison of the
publishing years between English and physics books in a college library.
Weights, in grams, of various small "fun-size" candy bars are given.
- Carrots. Weights of "1 pound" and
"2 pound" bags of carrots.
- Cell Phone. A comparison
between male and female students in the amount of time of their last
cell phone call.
- Cereal. A look at the sugar
content of cereals versus their height on the shelf at a grocery store.
- Chapel. The proportion those
attending chapel at Hope that are women.
- Checkout. A comparison of
checkout times for self scanning of items versus the traditional
Heights. This data set includes the heights, in centimeters,
for boys and girls at ages 2, 9, and 18.
The weights of of ten "half pound bags" of hazelnut coffee are
The years of pennies and quarters collected from a statistics class in
This data set contains the length of cuckoo eggs that were found in
nests of various other host birds.
Food. A comparison between the times people took to go
through the drive thrus at two fast food restaurants.
- Ford Escort. This data set
contains the year, mileage, and price of used Ford Escorts.
- Health Dy. Weights, heights,
underwater weights, etc. from health dynamics students at Hope.
The heights of students, in inches, from Hope College are given.
- Hot Dog. A look at the proportion
of males and females that eat at Gregordog and the number of hot dogs
- Girl Scout Cookies. A
distribution of the types of cookies sold by a Brownie troop.
and Snowfall. This data shows an interesting relationship
between the amount of snowfall (in inches) in Grand Rapids, Michigan
and the winning percentage for the Detroit Lions.
- Mile Run.
The data set gives the winning time, in seconds, for the mile
run. The year in which occurred, the name of the runner, and the
runner's nationality are also given.
- Milk. A comparison between the type
of milk male and female college students drink.
- Miss America. The height and
weight of the Miss America winners.
- M&Ms. The colors of M&Ms from many
Faithful. The time between eruptions and the duration of 222
eruptions of Old Faithful Geyser are given.
This data set includes the dates of pennies that were collected in 2001.
Tests. Self-predicted test scores and actual test scores from
a math class are shown.
- Restroom. The time it took males
and females to use the restroom at a mall.
Wadlow. The age and height of Robert Wadlow, the tallest
person in the world, according to the Guinness Book of World Records,
of two different kinds of tea bags, in grams, are given.
- Tests I.
For 46 randomly chosen students, the scores from two statistics tests
- Tests II.
Two independent samples of scores from two statistics tests are given.
The total costs of textbooks purchased by students taking a math for
elementary teachers course are shown.
- Timed tests. The time it took
students in a general education mathematics class to take a test and
the score on the test.
- SAT scores.
The mean salaries of public school teachers, the mean scores for the
SAT, and the percent of students that took the test for each state are
- Sheets. A look at how often Hope
students change their sheets.
- Sleep. Reported average sleep times
for Hope students.
- Stop. The proportion of times males
and females came to a complete stop at stop signs.
- Tennis shoes. The
proportions of Hope men and women that wear tennis shoes.
- Time. The amount of time clocks in
college classrooms are off from that of the time at a U.S. government
- Turkey. A comparison between those
that like white meat with those that prefer dark on a turkey.
- TV commercials. A look at
the type of TV commercial and which gender was primarily targeted.
- Wash Hands. The proportion of
males and females that washed their hands after using the rest room.
- Yahtzee. The observed frequencies
of the results from 100 "tosses" of five dice on an electronic
hand-held Yahtzee game.