Formula 1.0.0

Class Median

  extended by hirondelle.formula.function.builtin.Median
All Implemented Interfaces:

public final class Median
extends Object
implements Function

median(x1,x2,x3,...): the median of a set of numbers.

The median is often considered a better statistic than the mean, since it's less sensitive to extreme values that may appear in the set of numbers.

Constructor Summary
Method Summary
 Decimal calculate(Decimal... aArgs)
          Returns the median of the given parameters.
Methods inherited from class Object
clone, equals, finalize, getClass, hashCode, notify, notifyAll, toString, wait, wait, wait

Constructor Detail


public Median()
Method Detail


public Decimal calculate(Decimal... aArgs)
Returns the median of the given parameters.

The number of parameters in this case (0..N) is not fixed. If no parameters are passed, then zero is returned. The parameters can be passed in any order.

Specified by:
calculate in interface Function
aArgs - 0 or more arguments to the function.

Formula 1.0.0

Copyright Hirondelle Systems. Published January 31, 2013