A normal bell curve that is made with humans

A picture was found at the website of the department of statistics and actuarial science at Simon Fraser University.

Figure 1 – Normal Bell Curve of Heights of Students (found here)

Though this normal bell curve is not the work of nature, the idea is clever. A picture of a normal distribution should never go to waste. So we write about it in our introductory statistics blog (see here). Indeed, it is an excellent opportunity to discuss properties of normal distribution.

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