Posted by Maryan on .
Given the following set of numbers: x=7.1, 1.8, 2.1, 1.5, 2.1.
Find the median, mean and standard deviation. State the formulas (or procedure) for these values, plug the numbers into the formula and evaluate the results. Compare the mean and median. Which is more resistant to outliers?

Statistics 
Reiny,
Your notes or text book should have given you the steps and formulas to answer this question.
if not, here is a page that shows the steps for a problem much like yours
http://hubpages.com/hub/stddev