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10-26-2013, 05:32 AM
Which of the following is the median of this list of numbers{2,5,8,9,11,3,5,9,4,24,5,5,10}?

(A) 4

(B) 5

(C) 7

(D) 9


10-26-2013, 05:33 AM
The fastest and most reliable way to answer this question is by using GDC(Graphic Display Calculator).

All GDCs has a function that calculates the median of a number list.

For example, the commands for Casio FX-9860G II to calculate the median of a number list are:
MENU>STAT>insert the number in List 1>CALC(F2)>1VAR(F1) and get that the Med=5.

Therefore the correct answer is (B).

Hope these help!!:)

10-26-2013, 05:34 AM
Thanks! Nice solution!!:)