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Chapter 7: Measures of Dispersion
Measures of Dispersion
Q & A
- What are measures of dispersion?
Measures of dispersion provide information about how the values of a variable are distributed.
- What are frequency distributions? What are they used for?
Frequency distributions describe the range and frequency of values of a variable. They are used for nominal- and ...