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Confucious
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the mean doesn't influence the standard deviation right?
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Confucious Group Title
the mean doesn't influence the standard deviation right?
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amistre64 Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
they are 2 separate units of measure i beleive
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amistre64 Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
it like asking of circumference influence color
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Confucious Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
okay thanks
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amistre64 Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
2 different data sets can have different means and the same sd they can also have the same means and different sds
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amistre64 Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
you calculate a mean of a data set in order to determine that sets sd ...so in that respect it would influence it
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amistre64 Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
but the question is a bit vague
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Confucious Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
No I mean, the standard deviation is the spread of a data set. The mean is the expected value, or an average. The two are different and don't influence the other right? I know you need one to calculate the other but they are still two separate things dealing with different stuff.
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amistre64 Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
2 things dealing with 2 different aspects of stuff; yes
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amistre64 Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
one point of considerationtho is that the mean is in finding the the variance and standard deviation; so in that respect the mean would play some part in determing the sd
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amistre64 Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
the mean is used in finding ....
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