# Data Interpretation - Bar Charts - Discussion

The bar graph given below shows the sales of books (in thousand number) from six branches of a publishing company during two consecutive years 2000 and 2001.

Sales of Books (in thousand numbers) from Six Branches - B1, B2, B3, B4, B5 and B6 of a publishing Company in 2000 and 2001. 5.

Total sales of branches B1, B3 and B5 together for both the years (in thousand numbers) is?

 [A]. 250 [B]. 310 [C]. 435 [D]. 560

Explanation:

Total sales of branches B1, B3 and B5 for both the years (in thousand numbers)

= (80 + 105) + (95 + 110) + (75 + 95)

= 560.

 Girish said: (May 18, 2015) Correct way to solve.

 Mohini Sharma said: (Mar 16, 2016) How you solved it?

 Lalith said: (May 27, 2016) I understand the solution. Thanks.

 Shubhamg31291 said: (Aug 15, 2016) Please, Tell me the easiest way to solve the questions.

 Ramesh said: (Aug 18, 2016) The answer is wrong its 530 not 560.

 Ajay Godghase said: (Oct 22, 2016) Simple method addition of B1 B2 B3 ie the 185 + 205 + 170 = 560.

 Aju said: (Apr 29, 2017) What is meant by thousands number?

 Faisal said: (Jul 15, 2020) 560, if we add all the sales both 2000 and 2001 that is; 80 + 105 + 95 + 10 + 75 + 95 = 560.