# Aptitude Questions: Data Interpretation Set 36

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Direction: Q(1- 5) Study the following graph and answer the following:

Tea in west Bengal in million kg

Line graph shows the availability in gram

1. The population of west Bengal in 2004 is –
a) 520 million
b) 620 million
c) 720 million
d) 780 million
e) None of these
Answer – c) 720 million
Explanation :
Production in 2004 = 700 and export  = 340, so tea remaining for west Bengal = 700 – 340 = 360 million kg.
So population = (360*1000)/500 = 720 million

2. What is the first half decade’s average per capita availability of tea?
a) 434
b) 430
c) 456
d) 466
e) None of these
Answer – b) 430
Explanation :
400 + 390 + 410 + 500 + 450  = 2675, so average = 2150/5 = 430

3. Which year shows the maximum percentage of export with respect to production?
a) 2001
b) 2003
c) 2004
d) 2005
e) None of these
Answer – e) 2006
Explanation :
For 2001 = 96/480 = 0.2
For 2002 = 180/540 = 0.33
For 2003 = 288/720 = 0.4
For 2004 = 340/700 = 0.48
For 2005 = 400/600 = 0.667
For 2006 = 450/660 = 0.681

4. What is the average proportion of tea exported to the tea produced over the period?
b) 0.57
c) 0.87
d) 0.93
e) None of these
Answer – a) 0.47
Explanation :
Average of tea exported = 1754/6
average of tea produced = 3700/6
proportion = 1754/3700 = 0.47

5. If the area under tea production was less by 15% in 2005 as compared to 2004, then the approximate rate of increase in productivity of tea in 2005-
a) 25%
b) 30%
c) 40%
d) 10%
e) can’t be determined
Answer – e) can’t be determined
Explanation :

(6 – 10) Study the following graph carefully and answer the questions accordingly: –
Ratio of females to males:

 DEPARTMENT FEMALES MALES HR 9 16 MARKETING 3 2 IT 9 31 FINANCE 2 3 PRODUCTION 11 4 MERCHANDISING 4 3

1. What is the total number of males working in all the department together?
a) 463
b) 654
c) 764
d) 906
e) None of these
Answer – c) 764
Explanation :
225*16/25 + 275*2/5 + 200*31/40 + 175*3/5 + 375*4/15 + 350*3/7 = 764

2. What is the number of females working in HR department?
a) 71
b) 64
c) 81
d) 90
e) None of these
Answer – c) 81
Explanation :
225*9/25 = 81

3. What is the ratio of total number of employees working in production department to those working in merchandising department
a) 14:15
b) 12:17
c) 15:16
d) 15:14
e) None of these
Answer – d) 15:14
Explanation :
375:350 = 15:14

4. What is the ratio of the number of females working in HR department to that of males working in production department?
a) 81:99
b) 81:100
c) 100:81
d) 121:100
e) None of these
Answer – b) 81:100
Explanation :
[225*9/25]/[375*4/15] = 81 : 100

5. In which department are the lowest number of females is working?
a) Marketing
b) Finance
c) Production
d) HR
e) IT
Answer – e) IT
Explanation :
IT = 200*9/40 = 45

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