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# Why study statistics?

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###### Wiki User

###### April 12, 2012 3:11PM

People study statistics because they need to quantify external events, summarize experiment or research results, make data comparisons, and establish correlations between dependent events. There are many more uses of statistics, and they are important in different fields of study and specialties.

bye M.M.M (maleele)

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