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Name: Collaborative Statistics: Data Sets
ID: m17132
Language: English (en)
Summary: This module provides data sets for use with the Collaborative Statistics textbook/collection. Data sets include a series of recorded motorcycle race and practice lap times as well as IPO stock prices.
Subject: Mathematics and Statistics
Keywords: appendix, data, elementary, set, statistics
License: Creative Commons Attribution License CC-BY 3.0

Authors: Susan Dean (, Barbara Illowsky, Ph.D. (
Copyright Holders: Maxfield Foundation (
Maintainers: Susan Dean (, Barbara Illowsky, Ph.D. (, Connexions (

Latest version: 1.5 (history)
First publication date: Jun 27, 2008 5:08 pm -0500
Last revision to module: Jun 3, 2012 10:56 am -0500


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Version History

Version: 1.5 Jun 3, 2012 10:56 am -0500 by Susan Dean
Collaborative Statistics: Data Sets: Added that the data for the second set is historical.

Version: 1.4 Feb 6, 2009 12:29 am -0600 by Susan Dean
Collaborative Statistics: Data Sets:  Corrected the word "stick" to "stock."

Version: 1.3 Oct 27, 2008 10:26 am -0500 by James Cooper
roles updated

Version: 1.2 Jul 10, 2008 10:44 am -0500 by Connexions
Updated metadata

Version: 1.1 Jun 29, 2008 12:07 am -0500 by Connexions
Initial publication

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