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Name: Measuring the Spread of the Data
ID: m44942
Language: English (en)
Summary: Descriptive Statistics: Measuring the Spread of Data explains standard deviation as a measure of variation in data and is part of the collection col10555 written by Barbara Illowsky and Susan Dean. Roberta Bloom made contributions that helped to clarify the standard deviation and the variance.
Subject: Mathematics and Statistics
Keywords: elementary, statistics
License: Creative Commons Attribution License CC-BY 3.0

Authors: Ananda Mahto (ananda@mahto.info)
Copyright Holders: Ananda Mahto (ananda@mahto.info)
Maintainers: Ananda Mahto (ananda@mahto.info)

Latest version: 1.1 (history)
First publication date: Sep 12, 2012 11:00 am -0500
Last revision to module: Sep 12, 2012 11:39 am -0500

Based On: Descriptive Statistics: Measuring the Spread of the Data
Originally By: Susan Dean (susanldean45@gmail.com), Barbara Illowsky, Ph.D. (illowskybarbara@deanza.edu)

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Version: 1.1 Sep 12, 2012 11:39 am -0500 by Ananda Mahto
Changes:
added sd and var from R

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