# MP Board Class 6th Maths Solutions Chapter 9 Data Handling Ex 9.3

## MP Board Class 6th Maths Solutions Chapter 9 Data Handling Ex 9.3

Question 1.
The bar graph given alongside shows the amount of wheat purchased by the government during the year 1998 – 2002.

Read the bar graph and write down your observations. In which year was
(a) the wheat production maximum?
(b) the wheat production minimum?
Solution:
(a) In 2002, production of wheat was maximum.
(b) In 1998, production of wheat was minimum.

Question 2.
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?
Solution:
(a) The bar graph shows the sale of shirts in a ready made shop from Monday to Saturday.
(b) 1 unit length = 5 shirts
(c) On Saturday, maximum number of shirts, i.e., 60 shirts were sold.
(d) On Tuesday, minimum number of shirts were sold.
(e) On Thursday, 35 shirts were sold.

Question 3.
Observe this bar graph which shows the marks obtained by Aziz in half-yearly examination in different subjects.