Monday

December 22, 2014

December 22, 2014

Posted by **Not Sure** on Monday, March 11, 2013 at 9:33am.

0.9, 2.1, 3.2, 3.9, 7.4, 5.8, 7.2, 8, 9.1

2.1

9.1

8

7.4

________________________________________

I'm not sure because I was taught that an outlier is either too high or too low so it doesn't fit in the data.

- math -
**Steve**, Monday, March 11, 2013 at 10:27amwell, since the mean is 5.3, I'd go with 0.9, but as that's not a choice, the only selection left is 9.1, but it's not much of an outlier.

- math -
**Not Sure**, Monday, March 11, 2013 at 2:10pmWeird... I got it wrong. The right answer was 7.4 O.O

Does anybody understand why? I don't.

- math -
**Steve**, Monday, March 11, 2013 at 2:57pmit's weird, all right. 7.4 is the median. Surely not an outlier.

**Answer this Question**

**Related Questions**

Mrs. Sue Algebra outlier/mean recheck - find the outlier of each set of data ...

algebra find the outlier - i need to find the outlier of each set of data. and I...

math outlier - can you check if i have correct these 2 questions #1 find the ...

math outlier - can you check if i have correct #1 find the outlier and tell how ...

algebra find outlier describe affect - just want to double check on 2 problems ...

Math - AM I RIGHT: SA:2*(3.14)R*R + 2*(3.14)*R*H R-4 & H-10 2*3.14*4*4= 100.48 2...

mean median mode - i need to find from the following data the outlier and how ...

math check - x:1,2,3,4,5,6,7,8,9...

math (please check answer) - x:1,2,3,4,5,6,7,8,9...

math - given the data 12,39,21,18,24,17,12,25: A. what is the outlier in the ...