Name: __________________________
Date: _____________
Use the following to answer questions 1-3:
During the early part of the 1994 baseball season, many sports fans and baseball players noticed
that the number of home runs being hit seemed to be unusually large.
Below are the team-by-
team statistics on home runs hit through Friday, June 3, 1994 (from the
Columbus Dispatch
Sports Section, Sunday, June 5, 1994).
They are given as separate stemplots for the number of
home runs by American and National League teams.
1. The median for the number of home runs hit through Friday, June 3, 1994 for the
American League teams is
A) lower than for the National League teams.
B) 45.
C) 50.
D) 57.5.
2. The mean of the number of home runs hit through Friday, June 3, 1994 by National
League teams
A) is 48.62.
B) is 50.14.
C) is 51.50.
D) cannot be determined from the information given.
3. The five-number summary of the number of home runs hit through Friday, June 3, 1994
by National League teams is
A) 35, 49, 57.5, 68, 77.
B) 35, 50, 57.5, 68, 77.
C) 35, 50, 57.5, 66, 77.
D) 35, 49, 57.5, 66, 77.
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