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A traffic engineer studied the speed of traffic on a side street. Her observations are represented in the histogram below.

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How does the mean speed compare to the median in the data displayed by this histogram?

A

The value of the mean will be close to the value of the median.

B

The mean will be less than the median because the data is right skewed.

C

The mean will be greater than the median because the data is left skewed.

D

The mean will be less than the median because the data is left skewed.

E

The mean will be greater than the median because the data is right skewed.