Material Detail

Finch Beaks Applet

Finch Beaks Applet

Students randomly sample finches from six different islands and record depths of the birds' beaks. Students then use Excel to test for differences in mean beak sizes among islands. Used for an activity on one factor analysis of variance (ANOVA).

This applet was developed as part of a first course on biostatistics. It is used as part of a series of online lab activties for that course.

Rate

Quality

More about this material

Comments

Log in to participate in the discussions or sign up if you are not already a MERLOT member.