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The number of years of service of the eight employees in a production

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The number of years of service of the eight employees in a production department are 15, 10, 9, 17, 6, 4, 14 and 16. What is the range in the number of years of service of the eight employees?

A. 10
B. 11
C. 12
D. 13
E. 14
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This must be an easy question to mst but i am lost please help.

The number of years of servce of the eight employees in a production department are 15, 10, 9 ,17 , 6 , 4 ,14 and 16. What is the range in the number of years of service of the eight employees ?


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Range = Highest value - Lowest Value
= 17-4
= 13
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Just stressed out. i did 16 - 4 instead by mistake. Sice got it wrong felt there must be a different mothod not realising used wrong numbers.
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The number of years of service of the eight employees in a production department are 15, 10, 9, 17, 6, 4, 14 and 16. What is the range in the number of years of service of the eight employees?

A. 10
B. 11
C. 12
D. 13
E. 14


Short and Simple ,

Range = Maximum Value - Minimum Value

So, Range = 17 - 4

Or, Range = 13

Hence, the correct aswer must be (D) 13
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