# In California, we need more rain to sustain the health of our natural environment,argriculture, and economic. A group of statistics students in Oxnard College recordedthe amount of rain during 2016-2017 school year, measuring the intensity by theinches of rain, and the results were:Inches of Rain12345441Frequency55The mean () rain intensity:inches (Please show your answer to 1 decimalplace.)The median rain intensity:inchesThe mode rain intensity:inches (Please separate your answers by ',' inbimodal situation. Enter DNE if there is no mode.)

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Mean:

The arithmetic mean (also called the mean) is the most commonly used measure of central tendency. It is calculated by summing up the observed numerical values of a variable in a set of data and then by dividing the total by the number of observations involved.

The formula for calculating the mean from a frequency table is given and calculated as follows:

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Median:

The median is the middle-most observation in an ordered (in an ascending or descending order) data set. For an odd number of observations, n in the data set, the median is the observation in the (n + 1)/2th position. For an even number of observations, n in the data set, the median is the observation in the average of the ob...

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