NCERT SOLUTIONS EXERCISE 9.2 CLASS 6 MATHS

Find here step-by-step NCERT Solutions Exercise 9.2 Class 6 Maths Chapter 9 Data Handling [ Drawing Pictographs ].

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NCERT Solutions Exercise 9.2 Class 6 Maths | Data Handling

Problems in Exercise 9.2 Class 6 Maths require the knowledge of Drawing Pictographs and their

Pictograph is one of methods to represent data graphically (visually). A Pictograph represents data in the form of pictures, objects or parts of objects.

Previously in Exercise 9.1 we have learnt how to interpret a pictograph and answer the related questions.

We can draw pictographs using symbols to represent a certain number of items or things.

Exercise 9.2
Drawing Pictographs

QUESTION 1
Total number of animals in five villages are as follows :

Village A : 80
Village B : 120
Village C : 90
Village D : 40
Village E : 60

Prepare a pictograph of these animals using one symbol to represent 10 animals and answer the following questions :

(a) How many symbols represent animals of village E?
(b) Which village has the maximum number of animals?
(c) Which village has more animals : village A or village C?

ANSWER

NCERT SOLUTIONS EXERCISE 9.2 CLASS 6 MATHS

(a) Six symbols represent animals of village E.

(b) Village B has maximum number of animals.

(c) Village C has more animals than Village A.

QUESTION 2
Total number of students of a school in different years is shown in the following table

NCERT SOLUTIONS EXERCISE 9.2 CLASS 6 MATHS
A. Prepare a pictograph of students using one symbol  to represent 100 students and answer the following questions

(a) How many symbols represent total number of students in the year 2002?
(b) How many symbols represent total number of students for the year 1998?

B. Prepare another pictograph of students using any other symbol each representing 50 students. Which pictograph do you find more informative?

ANSWER

A) Pictograph of the students using the given symbol which represents 100 students can be drawn as following:

NCERT SOLUTIONS EXERCISE 9.2 CLASS 6 MATHS

(a) Six symbols represent the total number of students for the year 2002.

(b) Five and two-fifth symbols represent the total number of students for the year 1998.

B) Pictograph of the students using another symbol which represents 50 students can be drawn as following:

NCERT SOLUTIONS EXERCISE 9.2 CLASS 6 MATHS

Pictograph B seems more accurate than the pictograph A because scale of the graph B is more appropriate to represent the data.

NCERT SOLUTIONS CLASS 6 MATHS CHAPTER 9 DATA HANDLING

Check NCERT Solutions of other exercises from Class 6 Maths Chapter 9 Data Handling by clicking the links given below.

Exercise 9.1
Exercise 9.2
Exercise 9.3
Exercise 9.4

We hope Ncert Solutions Exercise 9.2 Class 6 Maths has helped you understand how to draw Pictographs.

Write in the comment section for any error or any solution related queries from the exercise. [ NCERT Solutions Exercise 9.2 Class 6 Maths ]

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