Bar Graph and Line Graph Worksheet

**Page 1**

1.

In a class, 6 students celebrate their birthdays in May, 9 in June, and 4 in July. Which bar graph best represents the data?

a. | Graph 3 | ||

b. | Graph 2 | ||

c. | Graph 4 | ||

d. | Graph 1 |

Correct answer : (3)

2.

Pick an appropriate line plot for the data set.

12,12,13,13,13,13,14,15,15,15,16

a. | Figure 1 | ||

b. | Figure 4 | ||

c. | Figure 2 | ||

d. | Figure 3 |

Correct answer : (2)

3.

Philip made a graph of the number of different types of pens he sold during the first 4 days of a week. How many Type 1 pens did he sell?

a. | 12 | ||

b. | 13 | ||

c. | 7 | ||

d. | 10 |

Correct answer : (2)

4.

Both the bar graph and the line graph shows the number of books that were sold each year at a bookstore. Between the two graphs, which one best represents the data?

a. | not both, only a line plot would best represent the data | ||

b. | insufficient data | ||

c. | bar graph, because a bar graph compares data changes over time | ||

d. | line graph, because a line graph shows data changes over time |

Correct answer : (4)

5.

David test scores for his first four tests of the school year are shown as both a bar graph and a line graph. Which of these graphs best explains you his progress and why?

a. | neither, only a line plot would best represent the data | ||

b. | line graph, because a line graph shows changes over time | ||

c. | insufficient data | ||

d. | bar graph, because a bar graph compares data |

Correct answer : (2)

6.

How many students do you think would pass in the 7^{th} test?

a. | 65 | ||

b. | 10 | ||

c. | 80 | ||

d. | 70 |

Correct answer : (3)

7.

What grade do you think Mark will get on the fifth test?

a. | 80 | ||

b. | 7 | ||

c. | 20 |

Correct answer : (1)

8.

The graph shows the number of tickets sold each day at a theater.

What do you think could be the number of tickets sold on the sixth day?

What do you think could be the number of tickets sold on the sixth day?

a. | 100 | ||

b. | 125 | ||

c. | 50 | ||

d. | 200 |

Correct answer : (4)

9.

The line graph shows the population of a city from the year 1980 through 2000. Predict the population in the year 2005.

a. | 8 million | ||

b. | 6 million | ||

c. | 10 million | ||

d. | 15 million |

Correct answer : (3)

10.

The table shows the details of the hair color and eye color of a number of students in a class. Find the total number of students with brown hair, ignoring the eye color.

a. | 10 | ||

b. | 16 | ||

c. | 6 | ||

d. | 3 |

Correct answer : (3)