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A . , Australia H a m p s h i r e , England Huamaco, Peru t Galveston I N •j-Hamden C T f Bracebridge O N •fDeming N M t T h e s e sightings taken at once f r o m A P R O "active records. " resource: Aerial P h e n o m e n a R e s e a r c h association ( A P R O ) documents, three nine 1 zero E a s t Kleindale R o a d , T u c s o n , A r i z o n a 85712. reliability. O n e extra attention: over half the sightings on dossier w e r e given through verbal descriptions basically, s o it w a s essential to reconstruct the " h u m a n o i d / n o n - h u m a n o i d " point of the sighting regardless of any cartoon. I n circumstances w h e r e the U F O occupant w a s defined a s "four to 5 f e e t " (i. e . , Bracebridge, Ontario, sighting, 7 O c t o b e r 1 nine 7 three ) it w a s essential to use the mid-point of the peak (54 inches or 137 c m . ) . T a b l e four lists the three zero randomly s a m p l e d U F O occupant encounters, in addition to position and date of sighting. seventy eight Malmstrom & Coffman Cultural elements seventy nine 15 r • HUMANOID ^ NON-HUMANOID >10o z ui a hundred (40) n two hundred three hundred four hundred 500 (80) (120) (160) (200) H E I G H T , centimeters (inches) | six hundred (240) >750 (300) zero I i a hundred (40) I »ll I i I I I two hundred three hundred four hundred 500 (80) (120) (160) (200) H E I G H T , centimeters (inches) 1 1 six hundred (240) 1 1 seven-hundred (300) 15 >10 u z D a cc five —i - JT I zero H E I G H T , centimeters (inches) best: determine three. Frequency distribution of heights for a stratified random pattern of deities (n = 30). backside: determine four. Frequency distribution of heights for a random pattern of folktale matters (n = 30). In either figures, crosshatching shows non-humanoid. a hundred (40) 2 hundred three hundred four hundred 500 (80) (120) (160) (200) H E I G H T , centimeters (inches) six hundred (240) seven hundred (300) best: determine five. Frequency distribution of heights for a random pattern of U F O occupants (n = 30). All matters drawn have been pronounced humanoid. backside: determine 6. Frequency distribution of heights for an empirically built pattern of U. S. men elderly four to 89 (n = 30). eighty one Malm strom & C offman Cultural components effects the 3 tables, Deities, Folktale topics, and U F O Occupants, in addition to info on usa men elderly four to 89, are provided in a sequence of frequency charts, or histograms. All heights are provided either in centimeters and inches. Cross-hatching shows a non-humanoid access. Our ideas of classifying humanoids as owning a r m s , legs, a head, and bipedal locomotion, didn't, in a few situations let us position such matters because the Tibetian Buddhist Goddess Shamvara within the humanoid classification, for she possesses 10 a r m s ; it w a s tempting to categorise her as a humanoid, yet w e didn't back, this can be an try and arrive at a conservative therapy of information. a number of uncomplicated chi-square checks w e r e performed at the frequency distributions utilizing 25-centimeter periods, corresponding approximately to 10-inch peak increments. There w a s a unmarried type for two hundred cm. and above. performing first at the speculation that there w a s no distinction among the anticipated folktale matters' and saw chosen deities' top distributions, w e decided there w a s an important distinction among the distributions of the 2 teams, chi-square (8) = 106.

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