R/kerrich.R

#' Kerrich Coin Toss Trial Outcomes
#'
#' A data set containing 2,000 trials of coin flips from statistician John Edmund Kerrich's 1940s
#' experiments while imprisoned by the Nazis during World War Two.
#'
#' @docType data
#'
#' @usage data(kerrich)
#'
#' @format A data frame with 1216 rows and 21 variables:
#' \describe{
#'   \item{id}{trial}
#'   \item{outcome}{outcome of each trial; TRUE = heads, FALSE = tails}
#'   \item{average}{cumulative mean of outcomes}
#' }
#'
#' @source https://stats.stackexchange.com/questions/76663/john-kerrich-coin-flip-data/77044#77044
#' @source https://books.google.com/books/about/An_experimental_introduction_to_the_theo.html?id=JBTvAAAAMAAJ&hl=en
#' @references https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/John_Edmund_Kerrich
#'
#' @examples
#' str(kerrich)
#'
#' if (require("ggplot2")) {
#'     ggplot(data = kerrich) +
#'         geom_hline(mapping = aes(yintercept = .5, color = "p(heads)")) +
#'         geom_line(mapping = aes(x = id, y = average)) +
#'         ylim(0,1)
#' }
#'
"kerrich"
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