# The table below gives the data of tourists visiting 5 hill stations over two consecutive years. Study the table and answer the questions that follow:

(a) Draw a double bar graph to depict the above information using appropriate scale.

(b) Which hill station was visited by the maximum number of tourists in 2008?

(c) Which hill station was visited by the least number of tourists in 2009?

(d) In which hill stations was there an increase in the number of tourists in the year 2009?

**Solution:**

Given, the table gives the data of tourists visiting 5 hill stations over two consecutive years.

(a) We have to draw a __bar graph__ for given __data__ by choosing appropriate scale.

(b) We have to find the hill station that was visited by the maximum number of tourists in 2008.

From the graph,

The hill station visited by the maximum number of tourists in 2008 was Mussoorie.

(c) We have to find the hill station that was visited by the least number of tourists in 2009.

From the graph,

The hill station visited by the least number of tourists in 2009 was Manali.

(d) We have to find the hill stations in which there was an increase in the number of tourists in the year 2009.

From the graph,

In hill stations Nainital, Manali, Mussoorie and Kullu, there was an increase in the number of tourists in the year 2009.

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## The table below gives the data of tourists visiting 5 hill stations over two consecutive years. Study the table and answer the questions that follow: (a) Draw a double bar graph to depict the above information using appropriate scale. (b) Which hill station was visited by the maximum number of tourists in 2008? (c) Which hill station was visited by the least number of tourists in 2009? (d) In which hill stations was there an increase in the number of tourists in the year 2009

**Summary:**

(a) The double bar graph to depict the above information using appropriate scale is mentioned above, (b) Mussoorie was visited by the maximum number of tourists in 2008, (c) Manali was visited by the least number of tourists in 2009, (d) In Nainital, Manali, Mussoorie and Kull, there was an increase in the number of tourists in the year 2009.

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