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The mean height of Pat, Dex, Allan, Dan and Roy is 68 inches. If George is included in the group, the mean height becomes 67 inches. How tall is George?

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    The average for the 5 boys is 68, so their total heights is 5(68) = 340
    Let George's height be x

    (x + 340)/6 = 67
    x+340 = 402
    x = 62

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