OpenIntro Statistics Dataset - gifted

Documentation

This dataset was taken from the list of OpenIntro dataset files found at https://www.openintro.org/data/.

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gifted

An investigator is interested in understanding the relationship, if any,between the analytical skills of young gifted children and the followingvariables: father's IQ, mother's IQ, age in month when the child first said"mummy" or "daddy", age in month when the child first counted to 10successfully, average number of hours per week the child's mother or fatherreads to the child, average number of hours per week the child watched aneducational program on TV during the past three months, average number ofhours per week the child watched cartoons on TV during the past threemonths. The analytical skills are evaluated using a standard testingprocedure, and the score on this test is used as the response variable.

Variables

  • score - Score in test of analytical skills.
  • fatheriq - Father's IQ.
  • motheriq - Mother's IQ.
  • speak - Age in months when the child first said "mummy" or "daddy".
  • count - Age in months when the child first counted to 10 successfully.
  • read - Average number of hours per week the child's mother or father reads to the child.
  • edutv - Average number of hours per week the child watched an educational program on TV during the past three months.
  • cartoons - Average number of hours per week the child watched cartoons on TV during the past three months.

Source

Graybill, F.A. & Iyer, H.K., (1994) Regression Analysis: Conceptsand Applications, Duxbury, p. 511-6.

Details

Data were collected from schools in a large city on a set of thirty-sixchildren who were identified as gifted children soon after they reached theage of four.

Taken from: https://www.openintro.org/data/index.php?data=gifted.


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