• Datafile Name: TermitesDownload .TXT file
  • Datafile Subject: Agriculture,
  • Story names: Resins Rid Termites from Trees,
  • Reference: This data is distributed with the software package, Data Desk¨. Data Description, Inc. (1993). Data Desk¨. Ithaca, NY: Data Description, Inc.
  • Authorization: free use
  • Description: The data collected here are from an experiment to investigate the effects of certain tree resins on termites. A resin derived from the bark of tropical trees is dissolved in a solvent and placed on filter paper in different concentrations (5mg and 10mg). For each dosage level, eight dishes are set up with 25 termites in each dish. Note: No observations were made on days 3 and 9.
  • Number of Cases 12
  • Variable Names:
    1. dish: dish number
    2. dose: 5 or 10 mg of resin
    3. day1: Number of termites still alive on this day
    4. day2: Number of termites still alive on this day
    5. day3: Number of termites still alive on this day
    6. day4: Number of termites still alive on this day
    7. day5: Number of termites still alive on this day
    8. day6: Number of termites still alive on this day
    9. day7: Number of termites still alive on this day
    10. day8: Number of termites still alive on this day
    11. day9: Number of termites still alive on this day
    12. day10: Number of termites still alive on this day
    13. day11: Number of termites still alive on this day
    14. day12: Number of termites still alive on this day
    15. day13: Number of termites still alive on this day
    16. day14: Number of termites still alive on this day
    17. day15: Number of termites still alive on this day

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