# In August 2009, Harris Interactive released the results of the Great Schools survey, in which 1,086 parents of children attending a public or private school were asked approximately how much they had spent on school supplies over the last school

In August 2009, Harris Interactive released the results of the Great Schools survey, in which 1,086 parents of children attending a public or private school were asked approximately how much they had spent on school supplies over the last school year. For this sample, the mean amount spent was $ 235.20 and the median amount spent was $ 150.00. What does the large difference between the mean and median tell you about this data set?

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