Unit 8, Lesson 9# Interpreting the Mean as Fair Share

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Determine the mean for a numerical data set. Understand the interpretation of the mean as a "leveling out" of the data or an indication of "fair share." Understand that the mean is a measure of center that summarizes the data using a single number. Let's explore the mean of a data set and what it tells us.