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Pat recorded the weights of the first ten fish she caught and released at Mirror Lake this season. The weights were 8 lb, 6 lb, 9 lb, 6 lb, 7 lb, 5 lb, 7 lb, 6 lb, 23 lb, and 6 lb. What is the median of the data set

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You have to arrange all of the numbers in order from highest to lowest and count to find the middle number.

example: 20 30 40 50 60
has a median of 40 - the middle number

23 30 40 60

the middle is between 30 and 40

so 30 + 40 = 70?2 = 35

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