Observe this bar graph which is showing the sale of shirts in a ready made shop from Monday to Saturday.
Now answer the following questions :

(a) What information does the above bar graph give?
(b) What is the scale chosen on the horizontal line representing number of shirts?
(c) On which day were the maximum number of shirts sold? How many shirts were sold on that day?
(d) On which day were the minimum number of shirts sold?
(e) How many shirts were sold on Thursday?"

AcademicMathematicsNCERTClass 6

Given:

The bar graph shows the sale of shirts in a ready made shop from Monday to Saturday.

To do:

We have to answer the given questions by reading the graph.

Solution:

From the given bar graph, we can observe that

The number of shirts sold on Monday $=15$

The number of shirts sold on Tuesday $=10$

The number of shirts sold on Wednesday $=20$

The number of shirts sold on Thursday $=35$

The number of shirts sold on Friday $=50$

The number of shirts sold on Saturday $=60$

Therefore,

(a) The given bar graph shows the number of shirts sold from Monday to Saturday.

(b) 1 unit length = 5 shirts is the scale on the horizontal line representing the number of shirts sold.

(c) 60 shirts were sold on Saturday.

This implies,

The maximum number of shirts was sold on Saturday.

(d) 10 shirts were sold on Tuesday.

This implies,

The minimum number of shirts was sold on Tuesday.

(e) 35 shirts were sold on Thursday.

raja
Updated on 10-Oct-2022 13:36:19

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