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100 points for $49 worth of Veritas practice GMATs FREE VERITAS PRACTICE GMAT EXAMS Earn 10 Points Per Post Earn 10 Points Per Thanks Earn 10 Points Per Upvote ## integers + average ##### This topic has 5 member replies ## integers + average What is the sum of 5 evenly spaced integers in a set? 1. The median of the set of numbers is 0. 2. The range of the numbers in the set is 4. Thanks. Senior | Next Rank: 100 Posts Joined 18 Jul 2008 Posted: 43 messages Upvotes: 2 Test Date: 05/11/2009 GMAT Score: 770 I think the answer is C 2 confirms the the 5 numbers are consecutive 1 confirms that the middle number of the series is 0 Therefore using 1 and 2 we can say that the series is -2 -1 0 1 2 Senior | Next Rank: 100 Posts Joined 05 Mar 2008 Posted: 48 messages Ya Mustang..the answer to this one is C but im still confused..Shouldnt all series of evenly spaced number with odd number of terms (in this case 5 terms) with zero as the median have a sum of zero?? in that case A alone would sufficient to answer the question ... Legendary Member Joined 22 Feb 2008 Posted: 572 messages Upvotes: 21 I agree it should be A Senior | Next Rank: 100 Posts Joined 18 Jul 2008 Posted: 43 messages Upvotes: 2 Test Date: 05/11/2009 GMAT Score: 770 Yeah...I think you got me there....A seems more appropriate....moral of the story...never look at 2 before you look at 1...don't know why I did that Senior | Next Rank: 100 Posts Joined 05 Mar 2008 Posted: 48 messages The official answer provided to this question is C as well...thats why i got so confused..I guess the right answer is A..Thanks Mustang and reachac for the inputs. • Award-winning private GMAT tutoring Register now and save up to$200

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