R Dataset / Package MASS / cabbages


On this R-data statistics page, you will find information about the cabbages data set which pertains to Data from a cabbage field trial. The cabbages data set is found in the MASS R package. You can load the cabbages data set in R by issuing the following command at the console data("cabbages"). This will load the data into a variable called cabbages. If R says the cabbages data set is not found, you can try installing the package by issuing this command install.packages("MASS") 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 cabbages R data set. The size of this file is about 1,156 bytes.

Data from a cabbage field trial


The cabbages data set has 60 observations and 4 variables




This data frame contains the following columns:


Factor giving the cultivar of the cabbage, two levels: c39 and c52.


Factor specifying one of three planting dates: d16, d20 or d21.


Weight of the cabbage head, presumably in kg.


Ascorbic acid content, in undefined units.


Rawlings, J. O. (1988) Applied Regression Analysis: A Research Tool. Wadsworth and Brooks/Cole. Example 8.4, page 219. (Rawlings cites the original source as the files of the late Dr Gertrude M Cox.)


Venables, W. N. and Ripley, B. D. (1999) Modern Applied Statistics with S-PLUS. Third Edition. Springer.


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

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