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  • 5 years ago

refer to the expressions x+75, x+5, x-10, x, x+100 a) arrange the data from smallest to largest b)what is x if the median is 200

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  1. dumbcow
    • 5 years ago
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    x-10,x, x+5, x+75, x+100 median is middle number median = x+5 = 200 x=195

  2. anonymous
    • 5 years ago
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    how do you know that x+5 is the median

  3. dumbcow
    • 5 years ago
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    because its the middle number

  4. anonymous
    • 5 years ago
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    the middle number of what?

  5. dumbcow
    • 5 years ago
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    the list of numbers if you have the list of {1,2,3} 2 is the middle value, greater than1 and less than 3

  6. anonymous
    • 5 years ago
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    okay i get that but where's the list that you used to find out that x+5 is the median

  7. dumbcow
    • 5 years ago
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    you cant remember the list of numbers you just posted?

  8. anonymous
    • 5 years ago
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    x+75, x+5, x-10, x, x+100 okay but i get x-10 as the median not x+5. can you explain this?

  9. dumbcow
    • 5 years ago
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    i can, place them in order from least to greatest first which i already showed you earlier x-10,x, x+5, x+75, x+100

  10. anonymous
    • 5 years ago
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    oh okay. i get it now. so that would be the answer to part a. now whats the answer to part b

  11. dumbcow
    • 5 years ago
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    median is middle number median = x+5 = 200 x=195

  12. anonymous
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    how do you get 195?

  13. dumbcow
    • 5 years ago
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    oh im sorry i forgot you were an idiot 200 - 5 = 195

  14. anonymous
    • 5 years ago
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    jackass. where did the x go?

  15. anonymous
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    i'm really hungry

  16. dumbcow
    • 5 years ago
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    somewhere between w and y

  17. anonymous
    • 5 years ago
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    wow i didn't know cows had a sense of humor

  18. dumbcow
    • 5 years ago
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    go integrate yourself

  19. anonymous
    • 5 years ago
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    well i think im gonna just derive myself outta here

  20. anonymous
    • 5 years ago
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    hey what do you want to eat for dinner?

  21. dumbcow
    • 5 years ago
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    cat

  22. anonymous
    • 5 years ago
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    i was thinking more like beef

  23. dumbcow
    • 5 years ago
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    please leave...NOW

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