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as a really simple question, can someone talk to me about the difference between variance and kurtosis? i know as kurtosis decreases from 3 (normal distribution) our pdf is shorter and fatter, with less weight in the tails. i also know variance tells us how dispersed data is.

but, how to these compare?

please, can someone explain what high kurtosis and low variance means?

thanks!

josh

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# Variance and kurtosis

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