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Which measure of central tendency would be the most appropriate for this set of data?

(3, 8, 1, 6, 3, 4, 11, 3, 4, 3, 5)

- mode
- variance
- mean
- median

Step 1

Given data

(3, 8, 1, 6, 3, 4, 11, 3, 4, 3, 5)

Measure of central tendency is given by mean, median and mode

Mean is given by

Step 2

Median is given by

Arrange the data in increasing order

1,3,3,3,3,4,4,5,6,8,11

Total 11 data are there so median will be

Step 3

Mode is the most frequent observation

3 has the highest frequency

So, **mode = 3**

Here Median is the best measure of central ten...

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