## Measure of Central Tendency MCQS

**UKPSC Assistant Accountant Exam**

**Total Marks in this Section: 06 Marks**

In this Post You will get **Measure of Central Tendency MCQS**Â for **UKPSC Assistant Accountant Exam**. This **UKPSC Assistant Accountant exam** is conducted every year by Uttarakhand Government.

This Exam is conducted into two medium – Hindi Medium and English Medium.

Hindi Medium exam is known as UKPSC Sahayak Accountant Exam and English Medium Exam is known as **UKPSC Assistant Accountant Exam**.

Question Paper Consists of Two Parts – Section A (Commerce and Management) and Section B – Hindi. Section A Consists of 80 Questions and Section B Consists of 20 Questions.

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**1. Which is regarded as best measure of central tendency?**

a) Mean or AM or Arithmetic mean.

b) Median.

c) Mode.

d) All of the above.

**Ans: a) Mean or AM or Arithmetic mean.**

**2. The sum of the deviation os individual observations is zero from **

a) Mode.

b) Median.

c) Geometric mean.

d) Arithmetic mean.

**Ans: d) Arithmetic mean. **

**3. Which of the following is regarded as mathematical average?**

a) Mean or AM or Arithmetic mean.

b) Median.

c) Mode.

d) All of the above.

**Ans: a) Mean or AM or Arithmetic mean.**

**4. Which average is affected most by extreme observations:**

a) Mode.

b) Median.

c) Geometric mean.

d) Arithmetic mean.

**Ans: c) Geometric mean. **

**5. Which of the following is regarded as average of position?**

a) Mean or AM or Arithmetic mean.

b) Median.

c) Mode.

d) All of the above.

**Ans:b) Median.**

**6. In a moderately asymmetrical distribution: **

a) A.M. > G.M. > H.M.

b) A.M. > G.M. > H.M.

c) A.M. > G.M. > H.M.

d) G.M. > A.M. > H.M.

**Ans: b)A.M. > G.M. > H.M.**

**7. Which of the following is the most unstable average **

a) Mode.

b) Median.

c) Geometric Mean.

d) Harmonic mean.

**Ans: a) Mode. **

**8. The positional measure of a central tendency is **

a) Geometric mean,

b) Median,

c) Harmonic mean,

d) Arithmetic mean,

**Ans: b) Median.**

**9. For dealing with qualitative data the best average is **

a) Arithmetic mean,

b) Geometric mean,

c) Harmonic mean,

d) Median,

**Ans: d) Median.**

**10. One of the methods of determining mode is **

a) Mode = 2 median â€“ 3 mean,

b) Mode = 2 median + 3 mean,

c) Mode = 2 median â€“ 2 mean,

d) Mode = 3 median + 2 mean,

**Ans: c) Mode = 2 median â€“ 2 mean.**

**11. The geometric mean of two numbers 8 and 18 shall be **

a) 12.

b) 13.

c) 15.

d) 11.08.

**Ans: a) 12.**

**12. Given mean 25, mode 24, the median would be:**

a) 24.

b) 25.

c)24.67.

d) 26.

**Ans: c) 24.67. **

**[DTS Quotes: Use formula 3Media = 2Mean + Mode]**

**13. Which mean is more appropriate for dealing with problems of rates and speed?**

a) Arithmetic mean,

b) Geometric mean,

c) Harmonic mean,

d) Median,

**Ans: c) Harmonic mean, **

**14. For studying phenomena like intelligence and honesty which average to be used?**

a) Arithmetic mean,

b) Geometric mean,

c) Harmonic mean,

d) Median,

**Ans: d) Median.**

**15. For studying the size of shoes or readymade garments the average to be used is:**

a) Arithmetic mean.

b) Geometric mean.

c) Harmonic mean.

d) Mode.

**Ans: d) Mode.**

**16. The harmonic mean is the ____ of the arithmetic mean of the values. **

a) Reciprocal.

b) Square root.

c) nth root.

d) cube root.

**Ans: a) Reciprocal.**

**17. The Geometric mean is the ____ of the product arithmetic mean and harmonic mea**

a) Reciprocal.

b) Square root.

c) nth root.

d) cube root.

**Ans: c) nth root.**

**18. Which average is affected by extreme values?**

a) Arithmetic mean.

b) Geometric mean.

c) Harmonic mean.

d) Mode.

**Ans: a) Arithmetic mean.**

**19. Which average is can be represented graphically?**

a) Arithmetic mean.

b) Geometric mean.

c) Harmonic mean.

d) Median.

**Ans: d) Median.**

**20. Which average is can be represented graphically?**

a) Arithmetic mean.

b) Median.

c) Mode.

d) both b) & c).

**Ans: d) both b) & c).**