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#1 20111020 20:10:58
Standard Deviation ... why square the differencesI have revised the footnote "Why square the differences?" on the page Standard Deviation and Variance "The physicists defer only to mathematicians, and the mathematicians defer only to God ..."  Leon M. Lederman #2 20111020 20:32:04
Re: Standard Deviation ... why square the differencesHi; In mathematics, you don't understand things. You just get used to them. I have the result, but I do not yet know how to get it. All physicists, and a good many quite respectable mathematicians are contemptuous about proof. #3 20111020 22:00:59
Re: Standard Deviation ... why square the differenceshi MathsIsFun, You cannot teach a man anything; you can only help him find it within himself..........Galileo Galilei #4 20111021 07:29:03
Re: Standard Deviation ... why square the differencesThanks guys! "The physicists defer only to mathematicians, and the mathematicians defer only to God ..."  Leon M. Lederman #5 20111021 07:32:05
Re: Standard Deviation ... why square the differencesHi; In mathematics, you don't understand things. You just get used to them. I have the result, but I do not yet know how to get it. All physicists, and a good many quite respectable mathematicians are contemptuous about proof.
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