A scoutmaster is preparing his troop for their annual fishing expedition. He surveys each of his scouts to find out how many fishing poles they own. What is the mode of this data set?

A scoutmaster is preparing his troop for their annual fishing expedition. He surveys each of his scouts to find out how many fishing poles they own. What is the mode of this data set?

Detailed Explanation

The mode of the data is the number that appears the most often. In this case the largest number of scouts (7) own 0 fishing poles.