Measures of Central Tendency: Numerical values used to describe the overall clustering of data in a set, or the overall "average" of a set of data. The three most common measures of central tendency are the mean, median, and mode.

Use the data set

{4, 5, -4, 7, 8, 2, -2, 0, 7}

to answer the following questions about the central
tendency.

Enter each answer below and press
tab
for parts a-c to check

Graded Response

a) Find the mean of the data set.

a)

b) Find the median of the data set

b)

c) Find the mode of the data set

c)

d) With any data set, which is largest:
the mean, median, or mode?