Fill in the blank so that the given statement is true.
The median is 77
Math - Reiny, Sunday, December 5, 2010 at 5:46pm
Adding another number would result in an even number of terms.
For such an even number of terms, the median is the average of the two middle terms
(78+82)/2 = 80
no matter what we add has no effect on the median, and it would not be 77 anyway.
Math - Reiny, Sunday, December 5, 2010 at 5:48pm
forget my answer, go with MathMate's further up.
I misread the question.