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Score results on a college mathematics proficiency exam
FreshmenSophomores
Number of students taking the exam12080
Average (arithmetic mean) score on the exam78 points84 points

What was the average (arithmetic mean) score for all the freshmen and sophomores taking the exam? Give your answer rounded to the nearest 0.1 points.

A. 78
B. 80
C. 80.2
D. 80.4
E. 80.8

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Score results on a college mathematics proficiency exam
FreshmenSophomores
Number of students taking the exam12080
Average (arithmetic mean) score on the exam78 points84 points


What was the average (arithmetic mean) score for all the freshmen and sophomores taking the exam? Give your answer rounded to the nearest 0.1 points.

A. 78
B. 80
C. 80.2
D. 80.4
E. 80.8


Average of all the students \(= \frac{(120*78)+(80*84)}{(120+80)} = 80.4\)

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(120*78+40*84)/(120+80)=80.4

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Score results on a college mathematics proficiency exam
FreshmenSophomores
Number of students taking the exam12080
Average (arithmetic mean) score on the exam78 points84 points

What was the average (arithmetic mean) score for all the freshmen and sophomores taking the exam? Give your answer rounded to the nearest 0.1 points.

A. 78
B. 80
C. 80.2
D. 80.4
E. 80.8



120 * 78 + 80 * 84/ 200
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80.4
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