How do I calculate the median?
To find the median, the data should be arranged in order from least to greatest.
If there is an even number of items in the data set, then the median is found by taking the mean (average) of the two middlemost numbers.
What is the median of 10 numbers?
Arrange all 10 numbers in ascending or descending order. Add the two middle numbers and divide their sum by 2. That’s the median.
How do you find the median of 6 numbers?
To find the median of a group of numbers:
- Arrange the numbers in order by size.
- If there is an odd number of terms, the median is the center term.
- If there is an even number of terms, add the two middle terms and divide by 2.
How do you find the median of 8 numbers?
Find the Median (the Middle Number)! –