Level-1 Pie Chart Practice Quiz 1 – Easy

DIRECTIONS for questions 1-5: The pie chart given below shows the spending of a family on different articles for the year 2000. Analyse the pie chart and answer the questions which follow.


1. If the total amount that was spent in the year 2000 was 50000, the amount that was spent on food was

A. Rs.225000
B. Rs.22500
C. Rs.24000
D. Rs.21400
Answer Option: B
Amount spent on Food = 45% of Rs. 50000/- = Rs. 22500/-

2. If the total amount that was spent in the year2000 was Rs. 48000, the amount that was spent on housing and clothing combined was

A. Rs.9600
B. Rs.8000
C. Rs.10000
D. Rs.12000

Answer Option: A
Amount spent on Clothing and Housing together = (15% + 5% = 20%) of 48000 = Rs. 9600/-.

3. The ratio of the amount spent on teaching and education to clothing and food was

A. 3:2
B. 2:3
C. 1:5
D. 1:2
Answer Option: D
Required Ratio = 25% of total amt. / 50% of total amt. = 1/2

4. According to the graph, the maximum amount that was spent was on which item (if the expenditure that is given to be Rs. 58256)?

A. Food
B. Housing
C. Clothing
D. Others
Answer Option: A
Irrespective of the total expenses, the maximum will be the maximum percentage which is for food i.e. 45% of 58256.

5. If the amount spent during the year 2000 was Rs. 62000, the amount spent on clothing during the year was

A. Rs. 1500
B. Rs. 15000
C. Rs. 3100
D. Rs. 3200
Answer Option: C
Reqd. Expenditure = 5% of 62000/- = Rs. 3100/-


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