Skewness problem

*To*: mathgroup at smc.vnet.net*Subject*: [mg62944] Skewness problem*From*: "Klaus G." <Karl_boehme_9 at msn.com>*Date*: Fri, 9 Dec 2005 05:10:25 -0500 (EST)*Sender*: owner-wri-mathgroup at wolfram.com

Skewness[ {0, 7, 7, 6, 6, 6, 5, 5, 4, 1}] results in -1.04137. Reversing the data to {1,4,5...} I expected a different skewness, because the "tails" are reversed. But again I get -1.04137. Is there an error in reasoning? Klaus G.

**Follow-Ups**:**Re: Skewness problem***From:*leigh pascoe <leigh@cephb.fr>