R Dataset / Package boot / islay

Documentation

On this Picostat.com statistics page, you will find information about the islay data set which pertains to Jura Quartzite Azimuths on Islay. The islay data set is found in the boot R package. You can load the islay data set in R by issuing the following command at the console data("islay"). This will load the data into a variable called islay. If R says the islay data set is not found, you can try installing the package by issuing this command install.packages("boot") and then attempt to reload the data. If you need to download R, you can go to the R project website. You can download a CSV (comma separated values) version of the islay R data set. The size of this file is about 69 bytes.


Jura Quartzite Azimuths on Islay

Description

The islay data frame has 18 rows and 1 columns.

Measurements were taken of paleocurrent azimuths from the Jura Quartzite on the Scottish island of Islay.

Usage

islay

Format

This data frame contains the following column:

theta

The angle of the azimuth in degrees East of North.

Source

The data were obtained from

Hand, D.J., Daly, F., Lunn, A.D., McConway, K.J. and Ostrowski, E. (1994) A Handbook of Small Data Sets, Chapman and Hall.

References

Davison, A.C. and Hinkley, D.V. (1997) Bootstrap Methods and Their Application. Cambridge University Press.

Till, R. (1974) Statistical Methods for the Earth Scientist. Macmillan.

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Dataset imported from https://www.r-project.org.

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Attachment Size
dataset-56462.csv 69 bytes
Dataset License
GNU General Public License v2.0
Documentation License
GNU General Public License v2.0