Table 2.

Comparison of the fitting of the curves of Fig. 2C to the second-degree polynomial regression

CurvesVarianced.f.FP(F)
c85314
a5637166.610.00048
b1408161.650.176
d1789162.100.085
e1891162.220.070
  • The Table includes the following: identifiers of the curves in Fig. 2C (a—e); mean squares about the regression (Variance) and degrees of freedom (d.f.); the variance ratio (F) and the probability value, P(F), for comparison of variability about each curve and polynomial regression.