Data Interpretation Quiz (Pie Chart) For IBPS/BOB Exam

Dear Readers,

We have started the 56 days Study Plan for IBPS PO Prelims. This study plan is to efficiently utilise time and hard work to channelise it towards smart work. From now quizzes on Bankersadda will be according to the given study plan and this will help you prepare important topics in limited time. 

Today is DAY 31 of the study plan and in Quantitative Aptitude today’s chapter is Data Interpretation (Pie Chart)

Directions (1-5): Go through the data set given below and solve the questions based on it.
The following pie charts show the break-up of the annual expenditures of two private sector companies:

 Q1. The amount spent on transport by PamTech is what percentage of the amount spent by RamTech on transport?
(a) 30%
(b) 35%
(c) 40%
(d) 45%
(e) None of these

Q2. The expenditure on raw material for both companies taken together, is what fraction of the total expenditure in 2008?
(a) 0.2 
(b) 0.25
(c) 0.3
(d) 0.4
(e) None of these

Q3. Both RamTech and PamTech spend the same amount on which category?
(a) Rent
(b) Transport
(c) Salaries
(d) Others
(e) None of these

Q4. For which category the difference in expenditure is maximum?
(a) Telephone & Electricity Bill
(b) Transport
(c) Salaries
(d) Raw Material
(e) None of these

Q5. The amount spent on salaries by PamTech is what percentage more than the amount spent by RamTech on trent?
(a) 50%
(b) 65%
(c) 60%
(d) 45%
(e) None of these

Directions (6-10): Go through the data given below and solve the questions based on it.
The total population of the different states in 1993 is 25 lakhs.

M – F
4 : 3
3 : 2
4 : 3
4 : 5
4 : 5
Tamil Nadu
3 : 4
5 : 6

Q6. Approximately what will be the percentage of total male in UP, Maharashtra and Kerala of the total population of the given states?
(a) 20%
(b) 25%
(c) 24%
(d) 28%
(e) 22%

Q7. If in the year 1994 there was an increase of 10% population of UP and 12% of Bihar compared to the previous year, then what was the ratio of the population of UP to Bihar in 1994?
(a) 27/32
(b) 31/42
(c) 55/84
(d) 23/42
(e) None of these

Q8. Women of Andhra Pradesh is approximately what percentage of the women of Tamil Nadu?
(a) 60%
(b) 70%
(c) 50%
(d) 55%
(e) None of these

Q9. What is the ratio of the number of females in Tamil Nadu to the number of females in Kerala?
(a) 21/138
(b) 242/43
(c) 205/84
(d) 121/84
(e) None of these

Q10. In Tamil Nadu, if 70% of the females are literate and 75% of the males are literate, what is the approximate number of illiterate in the state?
(a) 75000
(b) 76500
(c) 77500
(d) 80000
(e) 74500

Directions (11-15): Go through the data given below and solve the questions based on it.
2,000 students secured admissions into the 2-year MBA programme beginning in 1997. Figure A given below provides the educational background of this batch of students. The same batch of students graduated in 1999 and had opted for different specializations as indicated in figure B given below. All the students who secured admission in 1997 passed out in 1999.

Figure A: When they entered in 1997
Figure B: When they left in 1999
Note: 20% of Engineers and 10% of (Science + Commerce) students were with some work experience before joining MBA programme. All others students were without work experience.
Q11. 40% of students with work experience specialized in Marketing. How many students with specialization in Marketing are without work experience?
(a) 352
(b) 396
(c) 440
(d) 88
(e) None of these

Q12. If 50% of engineers specialized in Systems, how many non-engineers specialized in Systems?
(a) 360
(b) 0
(c) 100
(d) 160
(e) None of these

Q13. What is the difference between the number of students specializing in Finance in 1999 and the number students who had CA or Commerce background?
(a) 500
(b) 480
(c) 20
(d) 40
(e) None of these

Q14. 24% of students of graduating class in 1998 specialized in finance. Find the % increase in the number of students specializing in finance from 1998 to 1999.
(a) 1%
(b) 100/24%
(c) 3%
(d) Cannot be determined
(e) None of these

Q15. 30% of Engineers and 40% of Commerce students specialized in Finance. The remaining students who specialized in finance were Science graduates. What percentage of Science graduates opted for finance?
(a) 24.66%
(b) 34.44%
(c) 38.68%
(d) Cannot be determined
(e) None of these