## ML Aggarwal Class 6 Solutions for ICSE Maths Chapter 15 Data Handling Ex 15.1

Question 1.

Following is the choice of 20 students of class VI of a school:

Banana, Apple, Guava, Orange, Apple, Banana, Orange, Guava, Banana, Banana, Apple, Banana, Apple, Banana, Orange, Guava, Apple, Banana, Guava, Banana.

(i) Arrange the name of fruits in a table using tally marks.

(ii) Which fruit is liked by the maximum number of students?

(iii) Which fruit is liked by the minimum number of students?

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Question 2.

In a ready-made garment shop, on a particular day the following sizes of shirts were sold:

34, 38, 42, 40, 44, 32, 34, 36, 42, 40, 44, 36, 38, 42, 44, 40, 38, 40, 42, 32, 34, 38, 42, 40, 36, 42, 40, 38, 36, 40.

Arrange the above data in ascending order and construct a frequency distribution table. Also, answer the following questions:

(i) Which shirt size had the maximum sale?

(ii) Which shirt size had the minimum sale?

(iii) The number of shirts sold of size 42 or greater than size 42.

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Question 3.

In a Mathematics test, the following marks were obtained by 40 students. Arrange these marks in a table using tally marks.

(i) Construct a frequency distribution table for the above data.

(ii) Find how many students obtained 7 marks or more than 7 marks.

(iii) How many students obtained marks below 4?

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