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Using Excel for Statistics

Using Excel for Statistics

Author: mary daunis

This packet is a collection of videos illustrating how to use Excel for various statistical techniques and calculations. 

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Mean and Standard Deviation

Use Excel to find the mean and the standard deviation of set of data.

For the mean Excel uses the command AVERAGE.
For the standard deviation, Excel uses STDEV.