# Data Interpretation – 1

Study the following Pie-Chart and answer the questions that follow.

Following Chart shows the average monthly expenditure of an organization ( In Degrees ) under various heads.

Total Expenditure Rs. 6480000.

Q1. What is the expenditure on Salary.

1. Rs. 15,00,000
2. Rs. 25,50,000
3. Rs. 15,00,000
4. Rs. 21,60,000
5. None Of The Above

Correct Ans : Rs. 21,60,000.

( 120 / 360 ) * 64,80,000 = Rs. 21,60,000

Q2. The expenditure on Telephone is how much more than the expenditure on Water ?

1. Rs. 1,80,000
2. Rs. 2,70,000
3. Rs. 2,16,000
4. Rs. 1,44,000
5. None Of The Above

Correct Ans : Rs. 2,70,000.

Telephone – Water = 50 – 35 = 15 deg.

( 15 / 360 ) * 64,80,000 = Rs. 2,70,000

Q3. What is the respective ratio between the expenditure on Canteen Subsidy and the expenditure on Advertisements ?

1. 11 : 16
2. 9 : 11
3. 4 : 3
4. 9 : 17
5. 9 : 16

Correct Ans : 9 : 16.

Required Ratio : 45 : 80 => 9 : 16

Q4. The expenditure on Salary is what percent of the expenditure on Telephone and Electricity together ?

1. 66.6%
2. 45%
3. 150%
4. 75%
5. 105%

Correct Ans : 150 %.

Required Percentage : [ ( 120 ) / ( 50 + 30 ) ] * 100 = 150 %.

Q5. In how many of the following heads was, the expenditure more than 20% of the total expenditure on all the heads of the organization ?

1. Two
2. Three
3. Four
4. One
5. Five

Correct Ans : Two.

20% Of 360 deg = 72deg.

On checking the Pie-Chart we find there are two heads which are more than 72 deg ( Advertisement and Salary ).

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