# Mode

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The *mode* of a data set is the most frequently occurring value in that data set.

### Mode Example

Look at the following data set:

1, 2, 3, 3, 3, 2, 4, 8, 1, 8, 3, 9, 3

This data set contains 13 values. The most frequently occurring value is 3 which occurs 5 times. Thus, the mode of this data set is 3.

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