Word Problem Exercises: Mean Median and Mode

Question Group #1
Directions and/or Common Information: In the small city of Port Glenn, FL, there  is a population of 250 people.  150 of those people are adults and one of those is a multimillionaire who makes 8 million dollars a year. The mean annual salary in Port Glenn is \$100,020.
 Is it fair to say this is the typical average annual salary for everyone in the town?
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 What is the mean annual salary for the other 149 adults in the town?
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Question Group #2
Directions and/or Common Information: ISM is a small computer company employing 225 employees. The employees enjoy a two week vacation each year and select a different two week block of time for their vacations. At the end of a particular year, 175 employees had traveled a total of 212,000 miles of which one employee had traveled 3200 miles while on vacation.
 What is the average number of miles the employees traveled while on vacation?
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 Is it fair to say this is the typical average mileage each employee drove?
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 What is the average mileage the other 174 employees drove?
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Question Group #3
Directions and/or Common Information: Matthew is a member of the Rams basketball team. After 20 games played, Matthew is averaging 23.7 points per game.
 How many points has Matthew scored?
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 What is the minimal points Matthew must score to keep his 27 point average?
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