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You Will Need
- Data set minimum and maximum
- Normalize scale minimum and maximum
- Number in the data set
- Normalized value
Identify the minimum and maximum values
Identify the smallest and largest numbers in the original data set and represent them with the variables A and B, respectively.
Identify the minimum and maximum values of the normalized scale
Identify the smallest and largest numbers in the normalized scale and represent them by the variables lowercase a and lowercase b, respectively.
Calculate normalized value
Calculate the normalized value of any number x in the original data set using the equation a plus (x minus A) times (b minus a) divided by (B minus A).