Algebra 1 : How to find mode

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Example Question #41 : How To Find Mode

What is the mode of the following set of numbers?

 

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Correct answer:

Explanation:

We define mode as the number that appears most often in a set of numbers.

Examining the set above, we see that  appears the most times specifically, it appears three times. The most any other number appears in the set is two times and therefore the mode of the set is

Example Question #42 : How To Find Mode

What is the mode of the following set of numbers?

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Correct answer:

Explanation:

We define mode as the number that appears most often in a set of numbers.

Examining the set above, we see that  appears four times in the data set. The most any other number appears in the set is the number  which appears only three times therefore  is the mode of the set. 

Example Question #43 : How To Find Mode

What is the mode of the following set of numbers?

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Correct answer:

Explanation:

We define mode as the number that appears most often in a set of numbers.

If we arrange the set in ascending order it is easier to identify the mode.

Examining the set above, we see that  appears the most times and is therefore the mode of the set. 

Example Question #41 : How To Find Mode

Consider the following set of numbers:

Find the mode of the set.

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Correct answer:

Explanation:

The mode of the set is the most repeated number in the set.

First organize the set in order from smallest to largest.

From here we can see more clearly when there is a repeated number.

In this case that number is  because all other number only occur once.

Example Question #61 : Basic Statistics

Consider the following set of numbers:

Find the mode of the set.

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Correct answer:

Explanation:

The mode of the set is the most repeated number in the set. In this case there is number being repeated once and another being repeated twice.

Therefore the answer will be the number that is being repeated twice, .

This number can be seen in red.

Example Question #41 : How To Find Mode

Consider the following set:

Find the mode of the set.

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Correct answer:

Explanation:

The mode of the set is the number that occurs the most times in the set.

In this case that number is  since all other numbers are only seen once in the data set.

Example Question #44 : How To Find Mode

What is the mode of the following data set?  

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Correct answer:

Explanation:

The dataset is already in chronological order.  The meaning of mode is the value that occurs most often in a data set.  There can be more than one mode.

There are two of each for  and  in the data set.  

Therefore, the answer is:  

Example Question #48 : How To Find Mode

In the following data set, which value represents the mode?

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Correct answer:

Explanation:

The mode describes the number in the data set that occurs most frequently, i.e. which number appears the most number of times in the list. In this data set,  occurs three times, which is more than any other value, therefore it is the mode. 

Example Question #44 : How To Find Mode

What is the mode of the following set of numbers?



Possible Answers:

Correct answer:

Explanation:

We define mode as the number that appears most often in a set of numbers. Examining the set above, we see that  appears the most times and is therefore the mode of the set.

Example Question #50 : How To Find Mode

What is the mode of the following set of numbers?

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Correct answer:

Explanation:

We define mode as the number that appears most often in a set of numbers. Examining the set above, we see that  appears the most times and is therefore the mode of the set.

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