5th grade Math

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how do you find the median of a box and wisker plot? the number is 87.

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    I don't know.

    box and wisker plot??

    Whatever happened to real math?

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    i know right. this is hard and im in the 9th grade

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    First of all, do you know what median means?

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    The median is that point in a distribution where half the scores have a higher value and half have a lower value. It is also known as the 50th percentile or the second quartile.

    I searched Google under the key words "box whisker plot" to get these possible sources:

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    http://www.regentsprep.org/Regents/math/ALGEBRA/AD3/boxwhisk.htm
    http://ellerbruch.nmu.edu/cs255/jnord/boxplot.html
    http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Box_plot

    In the future, you can find the information you desire more quickly, if you use appropriate key words to do your own search. Also see http://hanlib.sou.edu/searchtools/.

    I hope this helps a little more. Thanks for asking.

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    3258*456

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