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# Why is the standard deviation used more frequently than the? variance? choose the correct answer below. a. the units of variance are squared. its units are meaningless. b. the standard deviation is easier to compute. c. the standard deviation requires less entries from the data set?

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I think that the correct answer would be A. The standard deviation is used than the variance because the units of the variance are the square of the units. Says nothing or has no sense while the standard deviation has the same units as the mean, which is a measure of central tendency.