Tutoring statistics, you talk about the median vs the mean.  While the mean is probably used more (because of its involvement in the normal distribution), the median is preferred in some applications…. Back in my May 6 post, I briefly …

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Tutoring math, you get asked about statistics.  The tutor offers an interpretation of mean and standard deviation. Back when I was in university, there was a 2nd-year statistics course. It was the introductory stats course and was required for many …

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