# Average Antics

## When you have a list of __consecutive__ numbers, the median is equal to the mean.

{1,2,3,4,5}

Mean:3 Median:3

### If the number of numbers of the list is even, the mean/median won't appear in the list.

{4,5,6,7,8,9}

Mean:6.5 Median:6.5

### However, it'll be the average of the 2 middle numbers.

### Remember: they must be consecutive.

{3,6,9,12,15}

Mean:9 Median:9

### It even works when they're multiples of the same number!

You can also just pick a number & skip the same amount of integers between each number to make the trick work out!

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