Ex.14.3 Q3 Statistics Solution - NCERT Maths Class 9

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Question

Given below are the seats won by different political parties in the polling outcome of a state assembly elections:

Political Party \(A\) \(B\) \(C\) \(D\) \(E\) \(F\)
Seats Won \(75\) \(55\) \(37\) \(29\) \(10\) \(37\)
  1. Draw a bar graph to represent the polling results.
  2. Which political party won the maximum number of seats?

Text Solution

 

What is known?

The seats won by different political parties in the polling outcome of a state assembly elections.

What is Unknown?

  1. Bar graph to represent the polling results.
  2. The political party which won the maximum number of seats.

Reasoning:

The given data can be represented through a bar graph by:

  1. Taking ‘Political Party’ on \(x\)-axis and seats won on \(y\)-axis with a scale of \(1\,\rm unit = 10\) seats on \(y\)-axis.
  2. Maintaining equal width for all the bars in \(x\)-axis with equal gaps in between them.

From the graph, it can be observed that the political party ‘\(A\)’ won the maximum number of results.

  
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