1. Which statistic gives the most accurate information for the following set of test scores? 2, 85, 87, 88, 89 A. mean B. range C. mode D. median Hint 2. A realtor is examining data on average home prices in four separate neighborhoods for the past year. Which graph gives the most accurate representation of the home prices in a neighborhood? A. B. C. D. Hint 3. Which statistic gives the most meaningful information about what price you should expect to pay for a certain baseball bat if the following data are a set of prices at different stores for the bat. {10, 10, 10, 10, 10.50, 11, 12, 14, 18}. A. median B. mode C. mean D. range Hint 4. If you have taken five English tests this quarter and received scores of 72, 72, 93, 94, and 95, what misleading statistic could you use to make your grades look better than they are? A. mean B. median C. mode D. range Hint 5. The line graph shows the average price of gas for one recent month in Austin, Texas. Why is the graph misleading? A. The horizontal scale is missing the odd-numbered days. B. It shows that the highest price occurred at the beginning of the month and the lowest price occurred at the end of the month. C. It shows that price of gas changed dramatically during the month. D. The vertical axis is not labeled. Hint