What effect will the presence of the outlier in the data set below have on the mean of the data set? {78, 99, 85, 92, 97, 90, 89, 27, 97, 72, 75, 83, 91, 96}
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What effect will the presence of the outlier in the data set below have on the mean of the data set? {78, 99, 85, 92, 97, 90, 89, 27, 97, 72, 75, 83, 91, 96}
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1. User Answers alahewett
The outlier is 27, which is significantly smaller than the rest of the numbers. It's gonna make the mean misleadingly small 
2. User Answers OfficialNFKRZ
Effect of the outlive in the set on the mean of the set is it reduces the {78, 99, 85, 92, 97, 90, 89, 27, 97, 72, 75, 83, 91, 96}