How to do Statistics?

To do statistics you first need to know what the basics are like the meaning of the words used all the time like: Mean-add all the values and divide by the total number of points. Error-Subtract the target value from your experimental point. Percent error- the absoulute value of the error and divide by the value and multiply by 100. Deviation- subtract the mean form the point. Percent deviation- divide the deviation by the mean and then multiply by 100. If you know the meanings to these and you follow them 100 percent you will be fine doing statistics!You can find more information here: