## Question Description

I'm working on a statistics discussion question and need an explanation and answer to help me learn.

- Many variables in medicine follow a normal distribution where there are approximately an equal number of values below the mean as above the mean. Describe two variables that you work with that would probably follow a normal distribution. Also note which of the two variables would be likely to have a larger standard deviation and why.
- PLEASE USE HEIGHT AND WEIGHT AS THE 2 VARIABLES

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NORMAL DISTRIBUTION OF HEIGHT AND WEIGHT

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NORMAL DISTRIBUTION OF HEIGHT AND WEIGHT

Many variables in nursing follow the normal distribution. This is usually when the data

set has values that are almost equally distributed on both sides of the mean. The normal

distribution also means that the mean value and the median of the data set are nearly the same

(Ahsanullah, 2014). Height and Weight are examples of...

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