R Dataset / Package DAAG / oddbooks


On this Picostat.com statistics page, you will find information about the oddbooks data set which pertains to Measurements on 12 books. The oddbooks data set is found in the DAAG R package. You can load the oddbooks data set in R by issuing the following command at the console data("oddbooks"). This will load the data into a variable called oddbooks. If R says the oddbooks data set is not found, you can try installing the package by issuing this command install.packages("DAAG") 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 oddbooks R data set. The size of this file is about 234 bytes.

Measurements on 12 books


Data giving thickness (mm), height (cm), width (cm) and weight (g), of 12 books. Books were selected so that thickness decreased as page area increased




A data frame with 12 observations on the following 4 variables.


a numeric vector


a numeric vector


a numeric vector


a numeric vector


JM took books from his library.



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

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Attachment Size
dataset-60960.csv 234 bytes
Dataset License
GNU General Public License v2.0
Documentation License
GNU General Public License v2.0