## Mean Absolute Deviation2.pptx - Section 2: What does MAD mean?

Mean Absolute Deviation2.pptx

# Mean absolute deviation. What does it mean?

Unit 9: Statistics
Lesson 12 of 23

## Big Idea: The students will be working with mean and learning about variablility. They will be making connections to real life applications to help assist them in making a connection to mean absolute deviation.

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