on spring break, Mirna want to Florida. she collected 6 seashells the following set of data shows the weight of each one in ounces.

16, 17, 13, 12, 20
what is the mode of this set of data?

D. no mode in this problem

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  1. What is YOUR answer?

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    Ms. Sue
  2. D.
    because median.

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  3. You're right -- but the mode has nothing to do with the median.

    The number which appears most often in a set of numbers. Example: in {6, 3, 9, 6, 6, 5, 9, 3} the Mode is 6 (it occurs most often).


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  4. Mode: The number which appears most often in a set of numbers.
    So the answer is clearly D as all the numbers only appear once. BTW, the question said 6 seashells but it has only 5 numbers.

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  5. I put D because of the median

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  6. Answer:D I think

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  7. IDK i just play FORTNITE

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  8. the answer is D, I believe.

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