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# The average (arithmetic mean) of six numbers is 18 and the median of t

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The average (arithmetic mean) of six numbers is 18 and the median of the six numbers is 16. What is the minimum possible value for the greatest number in the list?

A) 19

B) 20

C) 21

D) 22

E) 23

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02 Aug 2018, 10:05
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The average (arithmetic mean) of six numbers is 18 and the median of the six numbers is 16. What is the minimum possible value for the greatest number in the list?

A) 19

B) 20

C) 21

D) 22

E) 23

We need to maximize all the other terms in order to minimize the last term.

16 16 16 16 x x

Sum = Mean * # in list

18 * 6 = 16 * 4 + 2x
108-64 = 2x
x = 44/2 = 22
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