Algebra Quiz On Bar Graphs And Pictographs

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Welcome to our Algebra Quiz on Bar Graphs and Pictographs! Data Interpretation is the process of making sense out of a collection of data that has been processed. There are different graphs one can use to input data and then interpret it. We covered pictographs and bar graphs in algebra class. Test out your interpretation prowess using the quiz below.

In this quiz, you'll have the opportunity to challenge your understanding of bar graphs and pictographs, essential tools for representing data visually. Bar graphs display data using rectangular bars of varying lengths, while pictographs use pictures or symbols to represent Read morequantities. By mastering these graphing techniques, you'll enhance your ability to analyze and interpret data efficiently.

This quiz features a variety of questions designed to assess your comprehension of algebraic concepts related to bar graphs and pictographs. Are you ready to put your interpretation skills to the test?


Bar Graphs and Pictographs Questions and Answers

  • 1. 

    How many students' favorite sport is football?

    • A.

      5

    • B.

      6

    • C.

      7

    • D.

      8

    Correct Answer
    C. 7
    Explanation
    The answer is 7 because the graph shows the bar between 6 and 8 on the scale on the y-axis.

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  • 2. 

    How many students' favorite sport is soccer?

    • A.

      5

    • B.

      6

    • C.

      7

    • D.

      8

    Correct Answer
    D. 8
    Explanation
    The answer is 8 because the graph shows the bar touches 8 on the scale on the y-axis.

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  • 3. 

    How many more students like golf than baseball?

    Correct Answer
    one, 1
    Explanation
    The answer is "one" or "1" because it indicates that there is only a difference of one student who likes golf more than baseball. In the graph, the bar of baseball is on 5 and the bar of golf is on 6. Thus, this shows that 6 students like golf and 5 like baseball. 

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  • 4. 

    Which price per bushel had the highest quantity demanded?

    Correct Answer
    $2
  • 5. 

    How many more people like romance than drama?

    Correct Answer
    5, five
    Explanation
    The given answer indicates that there are 5 more people who like romance than drama. As the graph of romance touches 6 and that of drama touches 1 on the y-axis.

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  • 6. 

    What is the most preferred after-school activity?

    Correct Answer
    visit friends
    Explanation
    The most preferred after-school activity is visiting with friends. Spending time with friends is a popular choice for students after school as it allows them to socialize, have fun, and relax. It provides an opportunity to share experiences, bond, and create lasting memories. Being with friends can also provide emotional support and help reduce stress. Overall, visiting with friends is a highly favored after-school activity among students.

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  • 7. 

    Click on the two after-school activities that are almost equally the students' favorite.

    • A.

      Basketball

    • B.

      Go for Music Classes

    • C.

      Soccer

    • D.

      Visiting Friends

    • E.

      Play Computer Games

    Correct Answer(s)
    B. Go for Music Classes
    E. Play Computer Games
    Explanation
    The correct answer is to go for music classes and play computer games, as these two activities are mentioned as the students' favorites. According to the graph, the two options have the same number of students who prefer to spend their time in those activities. 

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  • 8. 

    Which fruit had the most votes?

    Correct Answer(s)
    apples
    Explanation
    The fruit that had the most votes was apples. The graph shows that 35 students prefer apples as their favorite fruit. 

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  • 9. 

    Which two fruits had the same number of votes?

    • A.

      Strawberries

    • B.

      Bananas

    • C.

      Oranges

    • D.

      Grapes

    • E.

      Pears

    Correct Answer(s)
    C. Oranges
    E. Pears
    Explanation
    The correct answer is pears and oranges. These two fruits according to the graph had the same number of votes. 15 students each voted for oranges and pears. 

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  • 10. 

    What is the title of this bar graph?

    Correct Answer(s)
    Amount of sugar
    Explanation
    The title of this bar graph is "Amount of sugar". The title of a graph is a descriptive label that provides information about the content or purpose of the graph. It typically appears at the top of the graph and summarizes the data or concept being illustrated. The title serves as a quick reference for viewers to understand the main focus of the graph without having to analyze the details.

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  • 11. 

    Which food had the highest percentage of sugar?

    Correct Answer(s)
    chocolate bar
    Explanation
    The chocolate bar had the highest percentage of sugar compared to other food options. The pie chart shows that a chocolate bar has 34.6% sugar in it. 

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  • 12. 

    What percentage of sugar is in soda?

    Correct Answer(s)
    18.9%
    Explanation
    According to the pie chart, the percentage of sugar in soda is 18.9%. 

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  • 13. 

    What is the difference in percentage of sugar between ice cream and crackers?

    Correct Answer(s)
    9.6%, 9.6
    Explanation
    The percentage difference in sugar between ice cream and crackers is 9.6%. In the graph ice cream has 21% sugar and crackers have 11.4%. their difference comes up to 9.6%. 

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  • 14. 

    Which snack was most preferred?

    Correct Answer(s)
    cookies
    Explanation
    The most preferred snack was cookies according to the graph. A total of 20 students liked cookies as their favorite snack. 

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  • 15. 

    Which snack was preferred by 2 students?

    Correct Answer(s)
    crackers
    Explanation
    According to the graph, a total of 2 students preferred crackers as their favorite snack. 

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  • 16. 

    How many students preferred chicken nuggets?

    Correct Answer(s)
    15
    Explanation
    According to the graph, a total of 15 students preferred chicken nuggets. 

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  • 17. 

    How many more students like purple than green?

    Correct Answer(s)
    6
    Explanation
    The answer to the question is 6. According to the graph, 20 students chose purple as their favorite color compared to 14 students who chose green. 

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  • 18. 

    How many more visitors were there in March than in January?

    Correct Answer(s)
    2500, 2,500
    Explanation
    According to the table, each individual icon has a value of 500 visitors. In March, there are 9 icons, which means 9*500=4,500 visitors in total. In January, there are 4 icons, which means 4*500=2,000 visitors in total. Therefore the difference between the number of visitors in March and January would be 4,500-2,000=2,500. 

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  • 19. 

    How many fish were caught on Sunday?  

    Correct Answer(s)
    60
    Explanation
    According to the graph, the number of fish caught on Sunday was 60.

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  • 20. 

    Which months had the same number of ice cream sales?

    • A.

      March

    • B.

      April

    • C.

      May

    • D.

      June

    • E.

      September

    • F.

      October

    • G.

      December

    Correct Answer(s)
    A. March
    B. April
    F. October
    Explanation
    According to the graph, April, October, and March had the same number of ice cream sales of 6 million units.

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