‘For each array, I weighted the response variable (arcsine square-root transformed) by the total nests placed in that array because the early and late season trials were of unequal duration.’

‘Hence, we examined the effect of brood size on sex ratio using arcsine square-root transformed sex ratio data as the response variable in a general linear model.’

‘The response variable was logarithmically transformed.’

‘In one equation, violent crime was the response variable; in the second equation, the response variable was property crime.’

‘Because in most available publications average group size was either reported or could be calculated, I chose average group size as the response variable.’

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