Interpret Bar Graph Worksheet

Interpret Bar Graph Worksheet
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 1.  
The population of New York is _______ the population of Los Angeles in the year 1980.


a.
equal to
b.
less than
c.
more than
d.
five times


Answer: (c)


Correct answer : (3)
 2.  
In which year is the difference between the populations of New York and Los Angeles the largest?


a.
1980
b.
1970
c.
2000
d.
1990


Answer: (d)


Correct answer : (4)
 3.  
In which year is the population of Mid West and North West the same?


a.
1999
b.
2000
c.
2001
d.
1998


Answer: (b)


Correct answer : (2)
 4.  
Number of pizzas purchased during a five-month period in 1991 and 1992 are shown in the bar graph. How many more number of pizzas were purchased in June 1992 than in June 1991?


a.
3,000
b.
2,000
c.
3,500
d.
4,000


Answer: (d)


Correct answer : (4)
 5.  
The double bar graph shows the population growth of two bird species during four consequent quarters. Find the difference between the average growth of the two species.


a.
10 thousands
b.
5 thousands
c.
30 thousands
d.
20 thousands


Answer: (a)


Correct answer : (1)
 6.  
The expenses and the revenue on four projects done by a company are represented in the bar graph. What is the difference between the profits earned by project A and project B?


a.
$5 million
b.
$10 million
c.
$20 million
d.
$15 million


Answer: (b)


Correct answer : (2)
 7.  
The graph shows the sales of two products A and B during the four quarters of an year. Which statement describes the sales of products A and B in the third quarter of the year?


a.
not enough information is given
b.
sales of product B is less than sales of product A
c.
sales of product A and B are equal
d.
sales of product A is less than sales of product B


Answer: (d)


Correct answer : (4)
 8.  
Reporting Category: Data Analysis & Probability
Standard: Statistical Data and Graphs - 8 - Bar Graphs
Performance Indicator/Objective: To interpret graphical representation to solve problems.

Each year the church youth group has a car wash and donates the earnings to the food pantry. Which amount is closest to the mean earnings over this period?

a.
$300
b.
$500
c.
$700
d.
$800


Solution:

Thinking Skill: Analyzing


Correct answer : (2)
 9.  
The double bar graph shows the sales of two products A and B during the four quarters of a year. In which quarter are the sales of products A and B equal?


a.
1st quarter
b.
4th quarter
c.
2nd quarter
d.
3rd quarter


Answer: (b)


Correct answer : (2)
 10.  
The graph shows the hourly wages of production workers in different countries. In which country is the hourly wage less than $3.50?


a.
Mexico
b.
Hong Kong
c.
Brazil
d.
Finland


Answer: (c)


Correct answer : (3)
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