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Normality may refer to:


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Quotes about normality


  • "Normality is the insanity of the masses." ~ Fredrik Nerbrand
  • "If everyone was normal, there'd be no art." ~ Anonymous
  • "Normality is in the eye of the beholder." ~ Anonymous
  • "Everyone is just as normal and fucked up as everyone else." ~ Dave Grohl
  • "Nobody realizes that some people expend tremendous energy merely to be normal." - Albert Camus

Dr. Cameron: Is it so wrong for them to want to have a normal child? It's normal to want to be normal.
Dr. House: Spoken like a true circle queen. See, skinny, socially privileged white people get to draw this neat little circle. And everyone inside the circle is "normal". Anyone outside the circle needs to be beaten, broken and reset so that they can be brought into the circle. Failing that, they should be institutionalized. Or even worse - Pitied.

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Study guide

Up to date as of January 14, 2010
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From Wikiversity



Some normal distributions with various parameters.

Normal probability plots

A normality probability plot - data falling around this straight indicates the degree of departure from normality. For more information, see * Q-Q plot


  1. Population mean = μ (Mu)
  2. Population variance = σ2 = (Sigma squared)

Descriptive indicators of normality

Inferential tests of normality

Dealing with non-normality


Non-parametric statistics

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