13.9 Quick review questions
A study of fulmars (a type of seabird) (Furness and Bryant 1996) explored the metabolic rate of the birds. The mass of the female birds were (in grams): 635; 635; 668; 640; 645; 635
- From your calculator, the sample mean is
- From your calculator, the sample standard deviation is
- The sample median is
- The population standard deviation is
Furness RW, Bryant DM. Effect of wind on field metabolic rates of breeding northern fulmars. Ecology. Wiley Online Library; 1996;77(4):1181–8.