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## Which statistic is a measure of how data are dispersed in a population and can be used to give context to larger data sets

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Which statistic is a measure of how data are dispersed in a population and can be used to give context to larger data sets

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Answer:standard deviation

Step-by-step explanation:The standard deviation is defined as the measure of how spread out the numbers are in a given population. In other words, statistics refers to the amount of the dispersion or variation of a set of given values.

It is denoted by the Greek letter sigma, σ.

Thus the

standard deviationis the measure of how dispersed the data are in the population which can be used to provide context to a larger data sets.