The average age of the boys in a class in a class is 16 years and that of the girls is 15 years. The average age for the whole class is

(a) 15 years (b) 15.5 years (c) 16 years (d) Cannot be computed

The average age of the boys in a class in a class is 16 years and that of the girls is 15 years. The average age for the whole class is

(a) 15 years (b) 15.5 years (c) 16 years (d) Cannot be computed

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Clearly, to find the average, we ought to know the number of boys, girls or students in the class, neither of which has been given.

So, the data provided is inadequate .

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