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## How do you calculate total score in Excel?

Click in the top cell of a new column, say column U and row 2 (U2), and type =B2+D2 +G2 and then press Enter Next, click with the mouse on the lower right corner of that cell (U2) and drag it all the way down to the last data point. Release the mouse and you are done. This column contains the new scale values!

## How do you calculate total scores in SPSS?

How to Compute Total Scale Scores in SPSS

- Open the SPSS data file.
- Select Transform from the SPSS main toolbar.
- Select Compute Variable.
- Type the name of the new variable (the variable name you will assign to the scale score) in the target variable box in the upper left corner (e.g. Total Satisfaction).
- In the Function group box click All or Statistical.

**What is range of the data?**

In statistics, the range is the spread of your data from the lowest to the highest value in the distribution. It is a commonly used measure of variability.

### What is chart data range?

To create a chart, you need to select at least one cell in a range of data (a set of cells). If your chart data is in a continuous range of cells, select any cell in that range. Your chart will include all the data in the range.

### What is the formula for standard deviation for grouped data?

Note that the mean square and the square of the mean are not the same! Var = (Mean square) – (Mean)^2 To find the standard deviation, take the square root of the variance. StDev = sqrt(Var) Note that these values are estimates, because with grouped data, you don’t have the exact figures to work with.

**What is standard deviation mean in math?**

The Standard Deviation is a measure of how spread out numbers are. Its symbol is Ïƒ (the greek letter sigma) The formula is easy: it is the square root of the Variance.

#### Is a standard deviation of 3 high?

A standard deviation of 3 means that most men (about 68%, assuming a normal distribution) have a height 3″ taller to 3 shorter than the average (67″“73″) ” one standard deviation. Almost all men (about 95%) have a height 6 taller to 6 shorter than the average (64″“76″) ” two standard deviations.

#### What is a big standard deviation?

Basically, a small standard deviation means that the values in a statistical data set are close to the mean of the data set, on average, and a large standard deviation means that the values in the data set are farther away from the mean, on average.