Chapter 3

Q. 3.10

Nonalcoholic Beverages

The data show the number of gallons of various nonalcoholic drinks Americans consume in a year. Find the mode.

Drink Gallons
Soft drinks 52
Water 34
Milk 26
Coffee 21

Source: U.S. Department of Agriculture.


Verified Solution

Since the category of soft drinks has the largest frequency, 52, we can say that the mode or most typical drink is a soft drink.