How do you find the mean average of a series of numbers? Use this Mean Calculator to determine the average.
How do you use the mean average calculator?
It's pretty simple to use. You can enter up to 10 numbers. Be sure to fill in the last box that asks for how many numbers you did input.
In the example above, there were 5 numbers in that series. So, you'd need to put a 5 in the last box for how many. If you don't, the calculator won't work.
How do you find the mean average?
To find the mean average of a series, add all of the numbers in the series together and divide by the total amount of numbers in the series.
Example: 2, 8, 12, 4, 2
(2+8+12+4+2) / 5
Answer: 28/5 = 5.6
Using mean average in real life.
There are a number of places to calculate the mean average. It's probably the most common way to determine an average. There are also median and mode averages.
The mean average is used in places like calculating the average age of a group of people. Or, a line of best fit on a graph.