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GS Chandy

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Re: Mean, Median and Mode - the three-headed monster
Posted: Apr 11, 2014 11:44 AM
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Wayne Bishop posted Apr 11, 2014 10:25 AM (http://mathforum.org/kb/message.jspa?messageID=9432768):
>
> As Richard and Robert have pointed out, and my
> own example of long ago (1/11/14) regarding US
> income tax, there are plenty of "real world"
> situations where the median is a much better
> indicator of reality than is the mean. Methinks
> you are so wedded to your belief structure that
> evidence to the contrary will fall on deaf ears.
> Religion is like that.
>
> Wayne
>

Look who's talkin'. The Prime Promoter of Reid Lyon's

"BLOW UP THE SCHOOLS OF EDUCATION!" (originally propounded by Reid Lyon [Reading Research Expert])

GSC
("Still Shoveling! Not PUSHING!! Not GOADING!!!")


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