R Dataset / Package datasets / discoveries

How To Create a Barplot

Webform
The Drupal File ID of the selected dataset. The user may load another using the search bar on the operation's page.

How To Create a Stacked Barplot

Webform
The Drupal File ID of the selected dataset. The user may load another using the search bar on the operation's page.

How To Create a Pie Chart

Webform
The Drupal File ID of the selected dataset. The user may load another using the search bar on the operation's page.

How To Compute the Mean

Webform
The Drupal File ID of the selected dataset. The user may load another using the search bar on the operation's page.

How To Create a Plot

Webform
The Drupal File ID of the selected dataset. The user may load another using the search bar on the operation's page.

How to Compute the Median

Webform
The Drupal File ID of the selected dataset. The user may load another using the search bar on the operation's page.

Boxplot

The Drupal File ID of the selected dataset. The user may load another using the search bar on the operation's page.

Correlation Coefficient

The Drupal File ID of the selected dataset. The user may load another using the search bar on the operation's page.

Cumulative Frequency Histogram

The Drupal File ID of the selected dataset. The user may load another using the search bar on the operation's page.

Dotplot

The Drupal File ID of the selected dataset. The user may load another using the search bar on the operation's page.

Hollow Histogram

The Drupal File ID of the selected dataset. The user may load another using the search bar on the operation's page.

Numerical Summaries

The Drupal File ID of the selected dataset. The user may load another using the search bar on the operation's page.

Pie Chart

The Drupal File ID of the selected dataset. The user may load another using the search bar on the operation's page.

Plot

The Drupal File ID of the selected dataset. The user may load another using the search bar on the operation's page.

Regression

Stem and Leaf Plots

The Drupal File ID of the selected dataset. The user may load another using the search bar on the operation's page.

Visual Summaries

The Drupal File ID of the selected dataset. The user may load another using the search bar on the operation's page.
Embed
<iframe src="https://embed.picostat.com/r-dataset-package-datasets-discoveries.html" frameBorder="0" width="100%" height="307px" />
Attachment Size
dataset-43329.csv 723 bytes
Dataset License
GNU General Public License v2.0
Documentation License
GNU General Public License v2.0
Dataset Help

On this Picostat.com statistics page, you will find information about the discoveries data set which pertains to Yearly Numbers of Important Discoveries. The discoveries data set is found in the datasets R package. You can load the discoveries data set in R by issuing the following command at the console data("discoveries"). This will load the data into a variable called discoveries. If R says the discoveries data set is not found, you can try installing the package by issuing this command install.packages("datasets") 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 discoveries R data set. The size of this file is about 723 bytes.

Documentation

Yearly Numbers of Important Discoveries

Description

The numbers of “great” inventions and scientific discoveries in each year from 1860 to 1959.

Usage

discoveries

Format

A time series of 100 values.

Source

The World Almanac and Book of Facts, 1975 Edition, pages 315–318.

References

McNeil, D. R. (1977) Interactive Data Analysis. Wiley.

Examples

require(graphics)
plot(discoveries, ylab = "Number of important discoveries",
     las = 1)
title(main = "discoveries data set")
--

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

Recent Queries For This Dataset

No queries made on this dataset yet.