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Table 4 Mean Increments in Weight of the selected children

From: Effects of weaning biscuits on the nutritional profile and the cognitive development in preschool children

  Weight (kg)
Groups Initial Final Difference Initial Vs Final 't' value significance
Group I 11.91 ± 1.28 12.21 ± 1.39 0.30 ± 0.29 0.12 0.056NS
Group II 11.61 ± 1.98 13.40 ± 1.89 1.80 ± 0.38 0.07 0.041*
Group III 12.3 ± 1.68 13.17 ± 1.47 0.83 ± 0.36 7.126 0.000*
Group IV 12.14 ± 1.37 12.69 ± 1.38 0.55 ± 0.28 6.128 0.000*
Standard value **
(2-3 years)
  10.8    
  1. **NCHS standard for children
  2. *significant at 5 percent level
  3. NS- Not significant