Introduction:

What’s the average time you spend talking on the phone? How many miles per gallon does your car get, on average? When you’re working with averages, you’re crunching a lot of numbers into one handy number that gives a general idea of what you’re measuring. Stick with this lesson and you’ll learn a few useful ways to crunch the numbers in your life.

##### In this lesson you will:

- Calculate mean, median, and mode
- Pair means, medians, and modes with their correct data sets
- Evaluate data using these three measures

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Skills:

Mean, Median, and Mode

Basic Math

Charts, Graphs, Tables