**Question:****Which of the following can be correctly deduced from the table? **

**Option A):**

The average (arithmetic mean) number of titles published each five-year period in the category Fiction - Historical is 8.6**Option B):**

In the Fiction sci-fi category over the 25-years depicted in the table the ratio of new titles by female authors to those by male authors is 1:6**Option C):**

The total number of new titles published in period 5 is greater than the total number of new titles published in period 1

**Correct Answer is Option A):**

The average (arithmetic mean) number of titles published each five-year period in the category Fiction - Historical is 8.6