# The Names and Numbers of Animals in a Certain Zoo Are Given Below. Use the Data to Make a Bar Graph. (Scale : on Y - Axis, 1cm = 4 Animals) - Mathematics

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The names and numbers of animals in a certain zoo are given below. Use the data to make a bar graph. (Scale : on Y - axis, 1cm = 4 animals)

 Animals Deer Tiger Monkey Rabbit Peacock Number 20 4 12 16 8

#### Solution

Steps to draw the bar graph:

(1) In the centre of the graph paper, write the title "Names and number of animals".

(2) Draw the X-axis and Y-axis, and mark O, their point of intersection.

(3) Write the name of the animals on the X-axis at equal distances.

(4) The number of animals is taken on the Y-axis.

(5) Write the scale in the top right-hand corner i.e. 1 cm = 4 animals on the Y-axis.

(6) Draw a bar of the appropriate height above the name of each animal on the X-axis.

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Balbharati Mathematics 6th Standard Maharashtra State Board
Chapter 6 Bar Graphs
Practice Set 19 | Q 2 | Page 39