Data Set in Math: Definition & Examples


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Which order do data sets need to be in before you can find the mean, median, and mode?

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1. What is the mean of this data set: 4, 5, 6, 7, 4, 5, 8?


What is the mode of this data set of the number of baby rabbits born to different mother rabbits?

{6, 4, 5, 8, 6, 7, 8, 2}

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About This Quiz & Worksheet

Test your skills on finding the mean, median and mode of a data set with the worksheet and five-question quiz. They will help you identify study points such as how to find these numbers in a given data set.

Quiz & Worksheet Goals

After studying these materials, you will know how to look at a data set and distinguish the following:

  • Mean or average
  • Median
  • Mode

Skills Practiced

Practice these skills using this quiz and worksheet:

  • Problem solving - use acquired knowledge to solve data set calculation practice problems
  • Interpreting information - verify that you can read information regarding how to work with data sets and interpret it correctly
  • Defining key concepts - ensure that you can accurately define main phrases, such as mean, median, and mode.

Additional Learning

Once you've got the basics down, check out the corresponding lesson called Data Set in Math: Definition & Examples. You will learn how to:

  • List the ways data sets can be represented
  • Calculate the mean of a data set
  • Identify the mode and median of a data set