Wonderlic : Finding averages

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Example Questions

Example Question #1 : Finding Averages

Give the arithmetic mean of the following six scores:

83, 87, 99, 90, 82, 84

Round your answer to the nearest whole number.

Possible Answers:

Correct answer:


To find the mean of a group of numbers, add the numbers first:

Divide the sum by the number of scores; this is 6, so


This rounds up to 88.

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