Which of the following could be the median of a set consisting of 6 different primes? 
  • a)
    3
  • b)
    9.5
  • c)
    12.5
  • d)
    39
Correct answer is option 'D'. Can you explain this answer?
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GMAT Question

Aakash Pandey
Aug 25, 2018
Median of a set containing 6 different primes
median will be average of 3rd and 4th prime. 
All prime greater than 2 are odd. So 3th and 4th primes are odd and their sum will be even and the median will be an integer. 3rd prime will be greater than 2 or 3(first 2 primes)

Pietro Dioni
Oct 05, 2018
In my opinion the right answer is B 9,5 * 6= 57 57. Is the sum of 2+5+7+11+13+19All the numbers are primes numbers so i don't understand why is it wrong. Can anyone explain me?

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