## Displaying Statistics Answers

1. a.

b.

2.a. 18 pupils travel to school on foot.
b. The most common method of transport is bus.
c. The least common method of transport is by car.
d. The difference is 12.
e. 60 pupils are represented in total.

3. a.

b.

4. a

 Number of times watching TV Tally Frequency 0 1 1 1 11 2 2 11 2 3 111 3 4 1111 5 5 111 3 6 11 2 7 1 1 8 1 1

b.

c. The most common number of times was 4.

5. a. 24
b. There were 86 workers altogether (add each bar).
c. 55-65
d. 34
e. 28

6.

 Height Tally Number of students 140 − 150 1111 4 150 − 160 1111 4 160 − 170 1111 1 6 170 − 180 1111 4 180 − 190 11 2

b.
c. The most common height interval is 160 − 170

7.a. \$10 million
b. The first quarter of 1999.
c. The third quarter of 1997.
d. Because the weather is cold.
e. Because it is hotter in summer.
f. Yes, shown by the upward trend of the graph.

8.

 Year of Census Population (millions) 1950 3.8 1960 4.1 1970 5.3 1980 6.6 1990 7,8 2000 8.9

a.

b. There is obviously a steady and consistent increase in the population.