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anonymous

  • one year ago

the monthly rents for five apartments advertised in a newspaper were $650, $650, $740, $1650 and $820? mean:902 mode:650 median:740 which one explains the monthly rent? 1. median 2.mode 3.mean

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  1. anonymous
    • one year ago
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  3. mathmath333
    • one year ago
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    add the total five rents and divide by 5

  4. anonymous
    • one year ago
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    902 ... so its the mean

  5. mathmath333
    • one year ago
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    yea i think so, but not sure

  6. campbell_st
    • one year ago
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    Use the median as the rent of $1650 is an outlier and will inflate the value of the mean... if you wanted to use the mean... do so on the 4 values excluding $1650

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