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.

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What is the average sales of all the branches (in thousand numbers) for the year 2000?

[A]. 73
[B]. 80
[C]. 83
[D]. 88

Answer: Option B

Explanation:

Average sales of all the six branches (in thousand numbers) for the year 2000

    = 1 x [80 + 75 + 95 + 85 + 75 + 70]
6

    = 80.


Md. Israfil Hossen said: (Nov 16, 2016)  
What is the average sales of all the branches (in thousands) for the year 2011?

Solve this question.

Aman Shrivastava said: (Mar 14, 2017)  
= 1/ 6 * [80 + 75 + 95 + 85 + 75 + 70],
= 80.

Raj said: (Mar 22, 2018)  
Total sale of branches B1, B3, B5togrther for both years.

Sakshi said: (Oct 9, 2019)  
I didn't get why only the 2000 years of branches are included.

Sripadh said: (Apr 6, 2020)  
How come 1/6? Please explain.

Saranya said: (Sep 20, 2020)  
I think 1/6 for 2000 and for 2011.
I think 11/6 so, I get the answer 546.66.

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