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# Expenditure on Education of a country during a five year period (2002-2006), in crores of rupees, is given below:

Elementary education 240

Secondary Education 120

University Education 190

Teacher’s Training 20

Social Education 10

Other Educational Programmes 115

Cultural programmes 25

Technical Education 125

Represent the information above by a bar graph.

**Solution:**

Given, the table represents the expenditure on education of a country during a five year period (2002 - 2006), in crores of rupees.

We have to present the information by a bar graph.

We can represent the education of a country on the horizontal axis choosing any scale.

Let one head be represented by one unit.

We can represent the expenditure on the vertical axis.

Since, the maximum expenditure is Rs. 240 crore

Let the scale be 1 unit = Rs. 25 crore.

Consider first head i.e., elementary education

Expenditure is Rs. 240 crores

Since 1 unit = Rs. 25 crores

9.6 units = Rs. 240 crores

We draw a rectangular bar with width 1 unit and height 9.6 units.

Similarly, other heads are drawn by leaving a gap of 1/2 unit in between two consecutive bars.

The bar graph for given data is shown below,

**✦ Try This: **Expenditure on Education of a country during a five year period (2008-2012), in crores of rupees, is given below:

Elementary education |
200 |

Secondary Education | 160 |

University Education | 140 |

Teacher’s Training | 50 |

Social Education | 20 |

Other Educational Programmes | 125 |

Cultural programmes | 75 |

Technical Education | 150 |

Represent the information above by a bar graph.

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## Expenditure on Education of a country during a five year period (2002-2006), in crores of rupees, is given below: Elementary education 240 Secondary Education 120 University Education 190 Teacher’s Training 20 Social Education 10 Other Educational Programmes 115 Cultural programmes 25 Technical Education 125. Represent the information above by a bar graph.

**Summary:**

The bar graph for the expenditure on education of a country during a five year period (2002 - 2006), in crores of rupees is mentioned above

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