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asked in category: General Last Updated: 11th April, 2020# What is mode in central tendency?

**central tendency**: the

**mode**, the median and the mean. Each of these measures describes a different indication of the typical or

**central**value in the distribution. The

**mode**is the most commonly occurring value in a distribution.

Moreover, what is mode in measure of central tendency?

The **Mode**. The **mode** is the **measure of central tendency** that identifies the category or score that occurs the most frequently within the distribution of data. In other words, it is the most common score or the score that appears the highest number of times in a distribution.

Secondly, what are the 5 measures of central tendency? The most common **measures of central tendency** are the arithmetic mean, the median and the mode.

Also question is, what is the mean in central tendency?

A measure of **central tendency** is a single value that attempts to describe a set of data by identifying the **central** position within that set of data. The **mean** (often called the **average**) is most likely the measure of **central tendency** that you are most familiar with, but there are others, such as the median and the mode.

What are the 3 measures of central tendency?

These measures indicate where most values in a distribution fall and are also referred to as the central location of a distribution. You can think of it as the tendency of data to cluster around a middle value. In statistics, the three most common measures of central tendency are the **mean**, **median**, and **mode**.