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+ | # Standard Deviation | ||

+ | The standard deviation, σ is a measure of how big the variation is in a set of values. | ||

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+ | A low standard deviation indicates that the data points tend to be close to the expected value (mean), while a high standard deviation indicates that the data points are spread out. | ||

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+ | More information: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Standard_deviation |