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The median of a set of 81 consecutive integers is 45. What is the largest of the given numbers?

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    what do u mean by median???

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    the middle value of a series of numbers arranged in order of siz

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    so it is impossible to find the largest term it can be even 45 or anything greater than 45

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    that what I thought too acctualy the unswer is 85 I didn't understand this explanation ;Median refers to the middle number in a set of observations. To find the required number divide the number of integers by 2 to find out how many integers are there after the median, then add that number to the median.<br>When 81 is divided by 2 the quotient is 40.<br>Largest number of the given set of numbers = 40 + 45<br> <span style='padding-left:255px;'>= 85</span>

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    no for this one you require all the numbers series then only you can tell exactly otherwise it should be greater than or equal to 45

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    yeah thats correct it should be 85 only in question it is given 81 consecutive integers it means that first term should be 45-40 = 5 and last term should be 45+40 = 85 so largest term is 85

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    thanks

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    any more question???

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