# What is the mean of 24, 36, 48 and 60?

Apr 9, 2018

#### Explanation:

The mean is the average of numbers, so you have to add all the numbers together and divide all of that by the the total numbers there are.

Apr 9, 2018

The mean of a set of numbers is the sum of all the numbers divided by the number of numbers.

The mean of $24$, $36$, $48$, and $60$ is:
$\frac{24 + 36 + 48 + 60}{4}$
$= \frac{168}{4}$
$= 42$