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Calculating the mean

AP.STATS: UNC‑1 (EU), UNC‑1.I (LO), UNC‑1.I.2 (EK) CCSS.Math: 6.SP.B.5, 6.SP.B.5c
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The following table shows the number of raisins in a scoop of different brands of raisin bran cereal.
BrandGenericClayton'sGood2goRight from NatureMorning mealMmmm
Number of raisins5955711
Find the mean number of raisins.
  • Your answer should be
  • an integer, like 6
  • a simplified proper fraction, like 3, slash, 5
  • a simplified improper fraction, like 7, slash, 4
  • a mixed number, like 1, space, 3, slash, 4
  • an exact decimal, like 0, point, 75
  • a multiple of pi, like 12, space, start text, p, i, end text or 2, slash, 3, space, start text, p, i, end text