# Week 2 Day 2 Mean Absolute Deviation

- Author:
- Katie Akesson

## Learning Goals

I can find the Mean Standard Deviation of a set of data.
I can use Mean Standard Deviation to analyze a set of data.

## We're going to use Mean Absolute Deviation (MAD) with the anayzling of data distributions.

Please do the following 3 things:

**Click here to watch a video that explains what Mean Standard Deviation is: (9 minutes)**https://www.khanacademy.org/math/cc-sixth-grade-math/cc-6th-data-statistics/cc-6-mad/v/mean-absolute-deviation**Click here to watch a video that shows an example of finding Mean Average Deviation:****(6.5 minutes)**- https://www.khanacademy.org/math/cc-sixth-grade-math/cc-6th-data-statistics/cc-6-mad/v/mean-absolute-deviation-example
**Now click here to practice yourself: (15 minustes)**https://www.khanacademy.org/math/cc-sixth-grade-math/cc-6th-data-statistics/cc-6-mad/e/calculating-the-mean-absolute-deviation--mad-