# Quant Mania: Data Interpretation - Part 4

Today we are presenting the Data Interpretation questions set which is based on Line Graph and Table Graph in today's Quant Mania Session. Try It.

## Quant Mania: Data Interpretation

Directions (Q. 1-5): Study the following graph carefully to answer the question given below:

Per cent profit earned by two companies over the given years.

% Profit =(Income- Expenditure)/ Expenditure * 100

1. In which year percentage increase in % profit over the previous years was the maximum for the company B?
a) 2002-03
b) 2003-04

c) 2004-05
d) 2005-06
e) 2006-07

2. What is the ratio of Income to Expenditure for company A in the year 2004-05?
a) 6:5
b) 7:6
c) 5:4
d) 9:8
e) 11:13

3. If profits of both of the companies are supposed to be the same in the year 2005-06, what would be the ratio of the Expenditure of company A to that of company B?
a) 6:13
b) 5:18
c) 6:7
d) 7:6
e) None of these

4. If the income of company A in 2002-03 was equal to the Expenditure of Company B in 2005-06, what was the ratio of their respective Profits?
a) 5:7
b) 4:5
c) 2:3
d) 4:7
e) 12:13

5. Given that the Income of Company A in the year 2002-03 is equal to its expenditure in the year 2004-05, what is the ratio of that Income of the company in the year 2003-04?
a) 4/5
b) 5/4
c) 6/7
d) Can’t be determined
e) None of these

Directions (Q. 6-10): Following table shows monthly sales of Reliance Power Security in six cities. Study the table and answers the questions that follow.

 City Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Total New Delhi 34 47 45 54 56 60 296 Chennai 40 44 36 47 47 46 260 Bangalore 37 32 32 32 34 33 200 Hyderabad 14 14 14 16 17 14 89 Bhopal 29 29 28 31 29 31 177 Derahdun 22 24 24 26 25 23 144 Total 176 190 179 206 208 207 1166

6. Approximately what percentage of the total sales was sold in the city of Bangalore over the period of 6 months?
a) 17
b) 18
c) 16
d) 23
e) 20

7. In which month was the percentage sales maximum?
a) Feb
b) Mar
c) Apr
d) May
e) Jun

8. For which month the ratio of the total sales (all cities) in the month to the sales in Hyderabad in that month is the greatest?
a) Jan
b) Feb
c) Apr
d) Mar
e) June

9. Which month recorded maximum percentage increase in total sales over the previous month?
a) Feb
b) Apr
c) Jan
d) Jun
e) None of these

10. Approximately what percentage of the total sales in all the cities in all the months was sold in the month of February in the city where sales were maximum in the month of February?
a) 3.9
b) 3
c) 4
d) 6
e) None of these

1. a,
Percentage increase in 2002-03 = (7.5/7.5)*100 = 100%
Percentage increase in 2003-04 = (10/15)*100 = 66(2/3)%
In 2004-05, the % profit has decreased
Percentage increased in 2005-06 = (15/20)*100 = 75%
Percentage increase in 2006-07 = (20/35)*100 = 57.14%

2. c,
125/100 = 5/4

3. d,
100 : 100(30/35) = 7:6

4. d,
Required Ratio = (25/125) : (35/100)
= 4:7

5. d
In the required ratio, the year has changed, so we can’t find the answer.

6. a,
Total sales = 1166
Sales in Bangalore = 200
Percentage of Bangalore in total sales = (200/1466)*100 = 17%

7. d,
Percentage sales will be maximum for the month having the maximum numbers of sales.

8. e,
The question demands us to compare the fractions:
176/14, 190/14, 179/14, 206/16, 208/17, 207/14

9. b,

10. c,
(47/1166)*100 = 4.03 = 4 (approx)

#### Today's Previous Mania Session

Smart Prep Kit for Banking Exams by Ramandeep Singh - Download here