## Chapter 7 Statistics R.D. Sharma Solutions for Class 10th Math Exercise 7.1

1. Calculate the mean for the following distribution:
x: 5 6 7 8 9
f: 4 8 14 11 3

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2. Find the mean of the following data:
x: 19 21 23 25 27 29 31
f.  13 15 16 18 16 15 1

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3. If the mean of the following data is 20.6. Find the value of p.
x: 10 15 p 25 35
f:  3 10 25 7 5

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4. If the mean of the following data is 15, find p.
x: 5 10 15 20 25
f: 6 p 6 10 5

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5. Find the value of p for the following distribution whose mean is 16.6
x: 8  12  15  p  20  25 30
f. 12 16 20 24 16 8 4

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6. Find the missing value of p for the following distribution whose mean is 12.58 .
x: 5 8 10 12  p 20 25
f. 2 5 8 22 7 4 2

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7. Find the missing frequency (p) for the following distribution whose mean is 7.68.
x: 3 5 7 9 11 13
f: 6 8 15 p 8 4

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8. The following table gives the number of boys of a particular age in a class of 40 students.
Calculate the mean age of the students
Age (in years): 15 16 17 18 19 20
No. of students: 3  8   10 10  5  4

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9. Candidates of four schools appear in a mathematics test. The data were as follows:

If the average score of the candidates of all the four schools is 66, find the number of
candidates that appeared from school III.

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10. Five coins were simultaneously tossed 1000 times and at each toss the number of heads
were observed. The number of tosses during which 0, 1, 2, 3, 4 and 5 heads were obtained
are shown in the table below. Find the mean number of heads per toss.

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11. The arithmetic mean of the following data is 14. Find the value of k
xi : 5 10 15 20 25
fi : 7 k 8 4 5

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12. The arithmetic mean of the following data is 25, find the value of k.
xi : 5 15 25 35 45
fi : 3 k 3 6 2

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13.  If the mean of the following data is 18.75. Find the value of p.
xi : 10 15 p 25 30
fi : 5 10 7 8 2

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14. Find the value of p, if the mean of the following distribution is 20.
x: 15 17 19 20+p 23
f: 2 3 4 5p 6

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15. Find the missing frequencies in the following frequency distribution if it is known that the
mean of the distribution is 50.
x: 10 30 50 70 90
f:  17 f1 32 f2 19

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