In Lois’ 2nd−grade class, all of the students are between 45 and 52 inches tall, except one boy, Lucas, who is 62′′ inches tall. Which of the following statements is true about the heights of all of the students?
(a) The mean height and the median height are about the same
(b) The mean height is greater than the median height.
(c) The mean height is less than the median height.
(d) More information is needed to answer this question.
(e) None of the above is true.
Explain your answer.