Q: What does an outlier mean in a math problem?

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The outlier could affect the mean by making it drastically larger or smaller.

i don't know but it's one ov my vocab that i have to turn in:)

It's possible. An outlier is a number that affects the the mean of a group of numbers greatly. For example the mean in this set of numbers (2, 4, 1, 5) is 3, but if I add the number 93 the new answer is 21.

Depends on whether the outlier was too small or too large. If the outlier was too small, the mean without the outlier would be larger. Conversely, if the outlier was too large, the mean without the outlier would be smaller.

a number that is unlike the other numbers. example: if you had the numbers 22, 24, 25, 105 and 20 the outlier would be 105 because it is so far away from the other numbers

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The outlier could affect the mean by making it drastically larger or smaller.

35, 23, 15, 23: Mean: 24 Median: 23 Mode: 23 35, 23, 15, 23, 100: Mean: 39.2 Median: 23 Mode: 23 In this particular case, only the mean is affected by adding the outlier of 100.

i don't know but it's one ov my vocab that i have to turn in:)

It's possible. An outlier is a number that affects the the mean of a group of numbers greatly. For example the mean in this set of numbers (2, 4, 1, 5) is 3, but if I add the number 93 the new answer is 21.

The one that does not belong

The answer depends on the nature of the outlier. Removing a very small outlier will increase the mean while removing a large outlier will reduce the mean.

Depends on whether the outlier was too small or too large. If the outlier was too small, the mean without the outlier would be larger. Conversely, if the outlier was too large, the mean without the outlier would be smaller.

a number that is unlike the other numbers. example: if you had the numbers 22, 24, 25, 105 and 20 the outlier would be 105 because it is so far away from the other numbers

oulier means something that sticks out in math, like in the number 50, 51, 53, 54, & 100... 100 is the outlier

it is the term for matey stuff

Calculate the mean, median, and range with the outlier, and then again without the outlier. Then find the difference. Mode will be unaffected by an outlier.

In a math problem, least means smallest.