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Corneel wrote:1. Average is not a mathematical term. The correct terms are (arithmetic) mean or median. However, most people would understand average as being the same as the arithmetic mean. So your point still stands.
The_Metatron wrote:It appears the concept of "average" isn't all that useful.
Mazille wrote:Corneel wrote:1. Average is not a mathematical term. The correct terms are (arithmetic) mean or median. However, most people would understand average as being the same as the arithmetic mean. So your point still stands.
I didn't even think that far. The German word for average is also the word for mean. Funny.
The_Metatron wrote:It appears the concept of "average" isn't all that useful.
I'm With Stupid wrote:The stat always comes up that most people in the UK consider themselves above average drivers. And I've gotta say, if you're including the whole world in that, then I'd have to agree with them. I got driven home by a taxi driver entirely in second gear yesterday.
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