# Brock scored the following number of goals in her soccer games: 2, 3, 1, 0, 3, 2,1, 2. What is the mean of the data?

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Nov 16, 2015

#### Explanation:

The formula you need is

#color(blue)("mean" = (sum("values"))/"number of values")#

In this case, the values represent the *number of goals* and the number of values represents the *number of matches*.

Notice that Brock played a total of

Plug in your values to find

#"mean" = (2 + 3 + 1 + 0 + 3 + 2 + 1 + 2)/8#

#"mean" = 14/8 = color(green)("1.75")#