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Given two lists of numbers, determine the weighted average.

Example

[1 2 3] and [10 15 20]

should result in

33.3333 (1*10 + 2*15 + 3*20)/3

3258 correct solutions
2309 incorrect solutions

Last solution submitted on Mar 28, 2015

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Christian
on 4 Mar 2015 at 9:52

Easy, but not the weighted average. Even assuming that the first vector contains the weighting factors (for example the sizes of different sample groups) and the second vector contains the means of the sample groups, than the divisor has to be the sum of the weighting factors instead of the number.

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Giorgos Papakonstantinou
on 5 Mar 2014

This is not the weighted average

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!ntel
on 8 Oct 2013

Good one

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david
on 6 Sep 2013

odd name

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Randall Stace Romero Aguilar
on 23 Aug 2013

I think the problem is not well formulated: in a weighted average, your weights should add up to one

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Frequency Domain
on 24 Jul 2013

FP operations and isequal(), sometimes yield some bitter results

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sea knowledge
on 13 Dec 2012

l doubt on this definition of the problem

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J-G van der Toorn
on 11 Sep 2012

This is not the Weighted average. One should divide by the sum of the weighs, not by the number of them.

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Dimosthenis
on 20 Jul 2012

This is not the weighted average.
The weighted average has the sum of w in the denominator

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Andrew Davis
on 2 Mar 2012

This probably shouldn't pass...

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