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deviation
Exercise 3 - Explanations
Another meaning of deviation comes from the field of statistics.

Deviation shows how "spread out" the values are in a set of data, in other words - how far the values in a data set move away from the average of all the values.

A small deviation means that most of the values in a data set are relatively near to the average for that data set.
Which answers below best complete this sentence?
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If most of the students in the class got test scores that were close to the average score, this means that...

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