# Observe this bar graph which is showing the sale of shirts in a ready-made shop from Monday to Saturday.

Now answer the following questions :

(a) What information does the above bar graph give?

(b) What is the scale chosen on the horizontal line representing number of shirts?

(c) On which day were the maximum number of shirts sold? How many shirts were sold on that day?

(d) On which day were the minimum number of shirts sold?

(e) How many shirts were sold on Thursday?

**Solution:**

We use the concept of data handling to answer the given questions.

After observing the bar graph, it can be concluded that

a) The above bar graph gives the information about the sale of shirts in a ready-made shop from Monday to Saturday.

b) The scale chosen to represent the number of shirts on the horizontal line is 1 unit length = 5 sold shirts.

c) On Saturday, the maximum shirts were sold for the week. 60 shirts

d) The minimum number of shirts were sold on Tuesday

e) On Thursday, 35 shirts were sold.

Class 6 Maths NCERT Solutions Chapter 9 Exercise 9.3 Question 2

## Observe this bar graph which is showing the sale of shirts in a ready-made shop from Monday to Saturday. Now answer the following questions: (a) What information does the above bar graph give? (b) What is the scale chosen on the horizontal line representing number of shirts? (c) On which day were the maximum number of shirts sold? How many shirts were sold on that day? (d) On which day were the minimum number of shirts sold? (e) How many shirts were sold on Thursday?

**Summary:**

Using the concept of data handling and by observing the bar graph, it can be concluded that the bar graph gives information about the sale of shirts in a ready-made shop from Monday to Saturday, the maximum number of shirts were sold on Saturday(60) and the minimum number of shirts were sold on Tuesday. Also, 35 shirts were sold on Thursday.