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Broad Topics > Handling, Processing and Representing Data > Measures of spread

### Maximum Scattering

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Your data is a set of positive numbers. What is the maximum value that the standard deviation can take?

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Given the mean and standard deviation of a set of marks, what is the greatest number of candidates who could have scored 100%?

### May the Best Person Win

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How can people be divided into groups fairly for events in the Paralympics, for school sports days, or for subject sets?

### David and Goliath

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Does weight confer an advantage to shot putters?

### The Olympic Flame: Are You in the 95%?

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95% of people in Britain should live within 10 miles of the route of the Olympic Torch tour. Is this true?