## Four students found the mean of the data set 26, 31, 39, 30, 16, 16, 18, 38. Which student found the correct mean? Ashrita’s wor

Four students found the mean of the data set 26, 31, 39, 30, 16, 16, 18, 38. Which student found the correct mean?

Ashrita’s work:

StartFraction 26 + 31 + 39 + 30 + 16 + 16 + 18 + 38 Over 8 EndFraction = StartFraction 214 Over 8 EndFraction = 26.75

Collette’s work:

StartFraction 26 + 38 Over 2 EndFraction = StartFraction 64 Over 2 EndFraction = 32

Daniel’s work:

StartFraction 26 + 31 + 39 + 30 + 18 + 38 Over 7 EndFraction = StartFraction 198 Over 7 EndFraction = 28.29

Lora’s work:

StartFraction 30 + 16 Over 2 EndFraction = StartFraction 46 Over 2 EndFraction = 23

## Answers ( )

Answer:A or Ashrita’s

Step-by-step explanation:I did the quiz

Answer:

Ashrita got the correct answer. 26.75

Step-by-step explanation:

(26+31+39+30+16+16+18+38)/8

= 214/8

= 26.75