# Harmonic Average

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## Harmonic Average

In mathematics, an average used primarily for calculating an average rate, such as an average interest rate. It is calculated as the reciprocal of an arithmetic mean with inverse values. It is also known as the harmonic mean.
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When n=2, which corresponds nicely to two points on a demand curve, the geometric mean is the geometric mean of the arithmetic and harmonic means, as follows:
319) q= 12-p is used to calculate Allen's elasticity across the arithmetic, geometric, and harmonic means.
In literature, the well known means respectively called Arithmetic mean, Geometric mean and Harmonic mean are as follows;
where H and G stands for harmonic mean and geometric mean respectively.
and by double clicking we can edit the z0 to h the harmonic mean, as shown in Figure 8.
Therefore the geometric mean g is always greater than or equal to the harmonic mean h.
In this study we tested kernel estimators, and compared them to the harmonic mean that has performed best of the other home range estimators tested (Boulanger and White 1990).
Our research compared estimates of home range size and shape that result from the various kernel methods and from the harmonic mean method.
Assuming that other factors are approximately constant over time, then a simpler approach is to use the harmonic mean of N to estimate the average [N.
e]; however, the effect was minor because the final population size was often similar to the harmonic mean (see table 1).
This is exactly what is done in Table II for arithmetic, geometric, and harmonic means.
Now, if we consider the harmonic mean He(n) of the exponential divisors [d.
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