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Virtual Laboratories in Probability and Statistics: Cavendish's Density of the Earth Data

This site provides data containing twenty-nine cases of Henry Cavendish's measurements of the density of the Earth relative to the density of water. The data is presented in both tab-separated format and WebStat 2.0.
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Date Of Record Creation 2004-12-06 10:58:00
Date Last Modified 2006-06-22 10:59:00
Date Of Record Release 2005-05-12 17:46:00
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Date Issued 1997 - 2004
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Author Name Kyle Siegrist
Author Organization Department of Mathematical Sciences, University of Alabama in Huntsville
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Statistical Topic
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Math Level

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