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**Range** may refer to:

## Geography[edit]

- Range (geographic), a chain of hills or mountains; a somewhat linear, complex mountainous or hilly area (cordillera, sierra)
- Mountain range, a group of mountains bordered by lowlands

- Range, a term used to identify a survey township in the US
- Rangeland, deserts, grasslands, shrublands, wetlands, and woodlands that are grazed by domestic livestock or wild animals

## Mathematics[edit]

- Range of a function, a set containing the output values produced by a function
- Range (statistics), the difference between the highest and the lowest values in a set
- Interval (mathematics), also called
*range*, a set of real numbers that includes all numbers between any two numbers in the set - Column space, also called the
*range*of a matrix, is the set of all possible linear combinations of the column vectors of the matrix - Projective range, a line or a conic in projective geometry
- Range of a quantifier, in logic

## Music[edit]

- Range (music), the distance from the lowest to the highest pitch musical instruments can play
- Vocal range, the breadth of pitches that a human voice can phonate

## People[edit]

- Erik Range (born 1977), German computer games developer, journalist and YouTube personality
- Harald Range (1948–2018), Attorney General of Germany
- Heidi Range (born 1983), British singer and songwriter
- Rosslyn Range (born 1933), American long jumper

## Places[edit]

- Range, Alabama, an unincorporated community
- Range, Ohio, an unincorporated community
- Range, Wisconsin, an unincorporated community

## Science[edit]

- Range (biology), the geographical area where a species can be found
- Range (particle radiation), the distance a charged particle travels before stopping

## Technology[edit]

- Range (aeronautics), the distance an aircraft can fly
- Range (computer programming), the set of allowed values for a variable
- Range, any kitchen stove with multiple burners, especially in the US
- All-electric range, the driving range of a vehicle using only power from its electric battery pack
- Range of a projectile, the potential distance a projectile can be hurled by a firearm or cannon
- Slant range, distance between two objects on different levels

## Other uses[edit]

- Range, in navigational transit, is a pair of navigational beacons whose line indicates a channel; if lighted, they are called
- Range lights (in the US), or leading lights (in the UK)

- Range, a term used by architectural historians to describe a long building or row of buildings, e.g., in a monastery
- Bombing range, a military test and training facility
- Driving range, an area where golfers can practice their swing
- Range anxiety, the fear that a vehicle has insufficient range to reach its destination and would thus strand the vehicle's occupants
- Range factor (commonly abbreviated RF), a baseball statistic
- Rocket engine test facility, also known as a rocket test range
- Shooting range, a controlled environment where weapons are fired at targets
*Range: Why Generalists Triumph in a Specialized World*, 2019 book by David Epstein