average of total using array

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    average of total using array

    i have to find the average for this program...
    i've tried average = total/i; but it still doesn't work...thanks

    #include<stdio.h>
    int main()
    {
    int i, grade[14],total=0, average;

    for (i=0; i<14; ++i)
    {
    printf("enter grade:");
    scanf("%d", &grade[i]);
    }
    printf("\nthe total grade entered is");
    for(i=0; i<14; ++i)
    {
    printf("%d", grade[i]);
    total += grade[i];
    average = total/i;

    }
    printf("is %d ", total);
    printf("the average grade is %d", average);
    return 0;
    }

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    average = total/i;
    You only need your average once. When your total loop is finished, then do the average.

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    Please use code tags when posting code.
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