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Tally Chart Worksheet

Tally Chart Worksheet
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 1.  
The third graders of the XYZ School have sown seeds in 4 pots. They use tallies to mark the number of seeds that germinated in each pot. How many seeds germinated in pot 1?

a.
7
b.
10
c.
3
d.
9


Solution:

7 seeds germinated in pot 1, 3 in pot 2, 9 in pot 3 and 10 in pot 4.
[Count the number of tallies against the pot.]

The number of seeds germinated in Pot 1 is 7.


Correct answer : (1)
 2.  
The pictograph shows the number of ice creams distributed among the third grade students. Which flavor of ice cream was distributed the least?

a.
Chocolate Chip
b.
Black Currant
c.
Vanilla
d.
Strawberry


Solution:

In the pictograph, the number of cones representing the vanilla flavor is 4, that representing Strawberry is 5, that representing Chocolate Chip is 3 and that representing Black Currant is 4.

So, Chocolate Chip ice creams were distributed the least.


Correct answer : (1)
 3.  
The pictograph shows the number of glasses of juices distributed at a party in Mr. and Mrs. George's house. How many more glasses of black currant were distributed than lemonade juice?


a.
3
b.
1
c.
4
d.
2


Solution:

In the pictograph, the number of glasses of lemonade juice is 3, that of orange juice is 2 and that of black currant is 4.

Number of black currant juice glasses more than lemonade juice glasses = 4 - 3 = 1
[Subtract.]

So, 1 glass of black currant juice was distributed more than those of lemonade juice.


Correct answer : (2)
 4.  
The pictograph shows the number of fish in a fish tank in four houses. Which house has the most number of fish?


a.
House-4
b.
House-3
c.
House-1
d.
House-2


Solution:

In the pictograph, the number of fish in the fish tank in House-1 is 10, that in House-2 is 9, that in House-3 is 8, and that in House-4 is 12.

So, House-4 has the most number of fish in its fish tank.


Correct answer : (1)
 5.  
The pictograph shows the number of balloons used at Belinda's birthday party. Find the total number of yellow and red balloons used.

a.
13
b.
12
c.
11
d.
10


Solution:

In the pictograph, the yellow colored balloons are 4 in number and the red colored balloons are 6 in number.

The total number of yellow and red colored balloons used = 4 + 6 = 10
[Add.]

So the total number of yellow and red colored balloons is 10 in number.


Correct answer : (4)
 6.  
Chris has a collection of coins in his piggy bank. Identify the type of coins that is least in number.

a.
dimes
b.
quarters
c.
nickels
d.
pennies


Solution:

From the pictograph, we learn that the number of pennies in Chris′s piggy bank is 10, the number of nickels is 4, and the number of dimes is 7.

So, the least number of coins in Chris's piggy bank are nickels.


Correct answer : (3)
 7.  
Zelma distributed cookies to five of her best pals. The tally chart shows the number of cookies that each of them got. Find who among her pals received the least number of cookies.

a.
Gloria
b.
Rachel
c.
Ashley
d.
Nancy


Solution:

Gloria got 5 cookies, Nancy 4, Ashley 6, Rebecca 7, and Rachel got 3 cookies.
[Count the tally marks against each name.]

So, among the five, Rachel received the least number of cookies.


Correct answer : (2)
 8.  
The teacher asked Jake, Ben, Rob, Will and Sam to prepare charts on different fruits. The tally chart shows the number of charts each student prepared. Who prepared 3 charts?


a.
Sam
b.
Ben
c.
Rob
d.
Jake


Solution:

So, Ben prepared 3 information charts.
[Count the tallies against the name to find the number of charts prepared.]


Correct answer : (2)
 9.  
The pictograph shows the number of fish in the fish tanks in four houses. Find the total number of fish in the fish tanks in House-2 and House-4.


a.
23
b.
24
c.
22
d.
21


Solution:

From the pictograph, we observe that the number of fish in the fish tank in House-2 is 9 and that in House-4 is 12.

The total number of fish in House-2 and House-4 = 9 + 12 = 21.
[Add.]

So the total number of fish in the fish tanks in House-2 and House-4 is 21.


Correct answer : (4)
 10.  
The tally chart shows the number of birthdays in a class each month. Use the chart to find out in which month most number of students were born?


a.
December
b.
January
c.
April
d.
August


Solution:

January = 7
April = 5
August = 10
December = 6

[Counting the tally marks against each month.]

So, the most number of students were born in the month of August.


Correct answer : (4)

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