Data Interpretation  Pie Charts
Exercise : Pie Charts  Pie Chart 9
Directions to Solve
The circlegraph given here shows the spendings of a country on various sports during a particular year. Study the graph carefully and answer the questions given below it.
1.
What percent of total spending is spent on Tennis?
Answer: Option
Explanation:
Percentage of money spend on Tennis =  45  x 100  % = 12  1  %.  
360  2 
2.
How much percent more is spent on Hockey than that on Golf?
Answer: Option
Explanation:
Let the total spendings on sports be Rs. x. Then,
Amount spent on Golf = Rs.  36  x x  = Rs.  x  .  
360  10 
Amount spent on Hockey = Rs  63  x x  = Rs.  7x  .  
360  40 
Difference = Rs.  7x    x  = Rs  3x  .  
40  10  40 
Required percentage = Rs.  3x/40  x 100  % = 75%.  
x/10 
3.
If the total amount spent on sports during the year be Rs. 1,80,00,000 , the amount spent on Basketball exceeds on Tennis by:
Answer: Option
Explanation:
Amount spent on Basketball exceeds that on Tennis by:
Rs.  (50  45)  x 1,80,00,000  = Rs. 2,50,000.  
360 
4.
How much percent less is spent on Football than that on Cricket?
Answer: Option
Explanation:
Let the total spendings on sports be Rs. x. Then,
Amount spent on Cricket = Rs.  81  x x  = Rs.  9x  .  
360  40 
Amount spent on Football = Rs  54  x x  = Rs.  3x  .  
360  20 
Difference = Rs.  9x    3x  = Rs  3x  .  
40  20  40 
Required percentage = Rs.  3x/40  x 100  % = 33  1  %.  
9x/40  3 
5.
If the total amount spent on sports during the year was Rs. 2 crores, the amount spent on Cricket and Hockey together was:
Answer: Option
Explanation:
Amount spent on Cricket and Hockey together 


= Rs. 0.8 crores  
= Rs. 80,00,000. 
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