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    hi, could you please explain to me the following problem and the reasoning behind the solution? thank you!



    5 numbers have an average (arithmetic mean) of 124 and a median of 140. What is the max possible value of the lowest number?


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    Quote Originally Posted by simone View Post
    hi, could you please explain to me the following problem and the reasoning behind the solution? thank you!



    5 numbers have an average (arithmetic mean) of 124 and a median of 140. What is the max possible value of the lowest number?


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