**Data Handling**

**Question 1.Total number of animals in five villages are as follows:**

Village A : 80

Village B : 120

Village C : 90

Village D : 40

Village E : 60

Prepare a pictograph of these animals using one symbol to represent 10 animals and answer the following questions:

**(a)**How many symbols represent animals of village E?

**(b)**Which village has the maximum number of animals?

**(c)**Which village has more animals: village A or village C?

**Solution:**

The given data can be represented by a pictograph as given below:**(i)** 6 symbols represent the animals of village E.

**(ii)**Village B has the maximum number of animals.

**(iii)**Village C has more animals than that of village A.

**Question 2.Total number of students of a school in different years is shown in the following table:**

**A.**Prepare a pictograph of students using one symbol A to represent 100 students and answer the following questions:

**(a)**How many symbols represent total number of students in the year 2002?

**(b)**How many symbols represent total number of students for the year 1998?

**B.**Prepare another pictograph of students using any other symbol each representing 50 students. Which pictograph do you find more informative?

**Solution:**The given data can be represented by a pictograph as given below:

**6 symbols represent total number of students in the year 2002.**

(a)

(a)

**(b)**5 complete symbols and one incomplete symbol of 35 students

**B.**Let us prepare another pictograph of students using symbol each representing 50 students.

Second pictograph is more informative as it is accurate.