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    Question Whats the Spread?

    What is the spread for the following list of numbers?
    2.5, 1.4, 1.8, 2.5, 3.1, 1.02, 3.05

    spread = ?
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    Quote Originally Posted by shelbylynn View Post
    What is the spread for the following list of numbers?
    2.5, 1.4, 1.8, 2.5, 3.1, 1.02, 3.05

    spread = ?
    Hi shelbylynn,

    The "spread" of a set of data is the same as the "range" of said data.

    Therefore, the spread (range) is the highest value minus the lowest value.

    Spread = 3.05 - 1.02
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