Step 1: Recall the mode definition and look at the given information

MODE: The number which appears most often in a set of numbers.

or

Mode is the frequently occurring observation in a data.

GIVEN: 5, 0, 5, 4, 12, 2, 14

Step 2: Arrange the data in either ascending order or descending order

Ascending order:

0, 2, 4, 5, 5, 12, 14

Step 3: Count how many times each number appears.

0 - 1 time

2 - 1 times

4 - 1 time

5 - 2 time

12, 14 - each 1 time

The number that appears most often is 5.

The mode of the numbers = 5