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Cold remedies

I had severe cold symptoms for about two weeks. Now, close to a week later, the symptoms aren’t sever. Lynn had made me some cough syrup that included thyme sprigs and honey. It was very helpful. Here is a list of some sources for cold remedies. Home Remedies or Brand Names for the Common Cold? […]

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Prejudice

Two links. Understanding Prejudice provides tools for assessing your own prejudice and for dealing with its presence.The second is about the science of racism. UnderstandingPrejudice.org – “Welcome to UnderstandingPrejudice.org, a web site for students, teachers, and others interested in the causes and consequences of prejudice. ” culture diversity education race racism prejudice The Science of Why […]

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Obituary average age. November 18, 2014: 70.75

The average age of those listed in the twelve obituaries in the November 18, 2014 Free Lance-Star was 70.75. The median was 79.5 with a sample standard deviation of 27.8. The ages ranged from 7 to 102. This is the thirteenth day I’ve been collecting this data. The mean of  obituary average ages  using {77.375,64,74.143, 62.5, 55,66.8333, 74.11,71.27,68.82, 76.92,63,76.71,70.75} at Wolfram alpha is […]

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Obituary average age. November 14, 2014 : 69.23

The average age of those listed in the twelve obituaries in the November 14, 2014 Free Lance-Star was 69.36. The median was 73 with a sample standard deviation of 14.6. The ages ranged from 43 to 89. This is the thirteenth day I’ve been collecting this data. The mean of  obituary average ages  using {77.375,64,74.143, 62.5, 55,66.8333, 74.11,71.27,68.82, 76.92,63,76.71} at Wolfram alpha is […]

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Obituary average age. November 6, 2014: 86.5

The average age of those listed in the four obituaries in the November 6, 2014 Free Lance-Star was 86.5. The median was 87.5 with a sample standard deviation of 7.681. The ages ranged from 78 to 93. This is the fourteenth day I’ve been collecting this data. The mean of  obituary average ages  using {77.375,64,74.143, 62.5, 55,66.8333, 74.11,71.27,68.82, 76.92,63,76.71} at Wolfram alpha is […]

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Obituary average age. November 2, 2014: 80.64

The average age of those listed in the fifteen obituaries in the November 2, 2014 Free Lance-Star was 80.64. The median was 83 with a sample standard deviation of 11.49. The ages ranged from 56 to 9992. This is the thirteenth day I’ve been collecting this data. The mean of  obituary average ages  using {77.375,64,74.143, 62.5, 55,66.8333, 74.11,71.27,68.82, 76.92,63,76.71} at Wolfram alpha is […]

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Obituary average age. November 1, 2014: 76.71

The average age of those listed in the seven obituaries in the November 1, 2014 Free Lance-Star was 76.71. The median was 76 with a sample standard deviation of 11.04. The ages ranged from 62 to 92. This is the twelfth day I’ve been collecting this data. The mean of  obituary average ages  using {77.375,64,74.143, 62.5, 55,66.8333, 74.11,71.27,68.82, 76.92,63,76.71} at Wolfram alpha is […]

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Obituary average age. October 31, 2014: 63

The average age of those listed in the four obituaries in the October 31, 2014 Free Lance-Star was 63. The median was 63.5 with a sample standard deviation of 27.99. The ages ranged from 31 to 94. This is the eleventh day I’ve been collecting this data. The mean of  obituary average ages  using {77.375,64,74.143, 62.5, 55,66.8333, 74.11,71.27,68.82, 76.92,63} at Wolfram alpha is […]

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Obituary average age. October 30, 2014: 76.92

The average age of those listed in the thirteen obituaries in the October 30, 2014 Free Lance-Star was 76.92. The median was 81.5 with a sample standard deviation of 16.43. The ages ranged from 28 to 94. This is the eleventh day I’ve been collecting this data. The mean of  obituary average ages  using {77.375,64,74.143, 62.5, 55,66.8333, 74.11,71.27,68.82, 76.92} at Wolfram alpha is […]

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Obituary average age. October 14, 2014: 68.82

The average age of those listed in the nine obituaries in the October 14, 2014 Free Lance-Star was 68.82. The median was 72 with a sample standard deviation of 14.21 The ages ranged from 35 to 84. Eleven names were listed. This is the tenth day I’ve been collecting this data.  The mean of  obituary average ages  using {77.375,64,74.143, 62.5, 55,66.8333, […]

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