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Homework Help: Wat does this mean? HELP

  1. Jun 14, 2010 #1
    Wat does this mean??? HELP!!!!!

    Ok so I've been givin this question and it makes no sence.

    A class of 12 students sat for a Maths test and achieved a set of results that matched the box plot shown below. The class mean was 16. Produce a set of results that satisfies both conditions.B](see Diagram in the attachment).

    What does this question mean???

    What is this question asking for??

    And how do you do it??

    Can anyone help me do it or show me how to do it???
     

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  3. Jun 14, 2010 #2

    HallsofIvy

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    Re: Wat does this mean??? HELP!!!!!

    You are asked to give 12 scores that all lie between 10 and 20 (because those are the upper and lower bounds of the box) and have an average value of 16.
     
  4. Jun 14, 2010 #3
    Re: Wat does this mean??? HELP!!!!!

    so how do i do that???
     
  5. Jun 14, 2010 #4

    HallsofIvy

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    Re: Wat does this mean??? HELP!!!!!

    By thinking! You have all the information you need.
     
  6. Jun 14, 2010 #5
    Re: Wat does this mean??? HELP!!!!!

    could u pleas start me off and point me in the rite direction??
     
  7. Jun 21, 2010 #6

    Evo

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    Re: Wat does this mean??? HELP!!!!!

    First it is against our rules to post in text speak.. Use standard English.

    Make an effort.

    Show an effort.
     
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