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Explain how to find the range of a data set. 1)What is an advantage of using the range as a measure of variation? 2)What is a disadvantage?

Describing quantitative data
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asked 2020-12-31
Explain how to find the range of a data set. 1)What is an advantage of using the range as a measure of variation? 2)What is a disadvantage?

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2021-01-01
1)The range of a data set is the difference between the maximum and minimum data entries in the set. To find the range, the data must be quantitative.
2)The range has the advantage of being easy to compute. Its disadvantages is that it uses only two entries from data set
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