Example 4, is a little trickier. It has two modes, "O points and 7 points." When this is the case, the data set is called bimodal.
The most frequent or most common score in a set of scores is called the mode.
Make certain that you realize that it is the most common score and not the highest score that constitutes the mode.
The word, mode, comes from French, meaning "fashion." This makes sense, right? If a particular brand of jeans is in fashion, it is the brand most often bought.
Now let's explore this statistic some more with a little dice game.
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