## Line chart

#### Data Interpretation

Direction: Study the following graph carefully and answer the questions given below it.

1. Investment of company ‘B’ in 1993 was \$ 1540000. What was its income in that year?

1.  Income of company B in 1993 = Investment of company ‘B’ in 1993 x 145 100

##### Correct Option: B

Given :- Investment of company ‘B’ in 1993 = \$ 1540000

 Income of company B in 1993 = Investment of company ‘B’ in 1993 x 145 100

 Income of company B in 1993 = 1540000 x 145 = \$ 22.33 Million 100

1. Income of company ‘A’ in 1995 is equal to the investment of the company ‘B’ in 1996. What is the ratio of the investment of company ‘A’ in 1995 to the investment of company ‘B’ in 1996?

1. Let I95( A ) = E96( B ) = Rs. P lakhs
The investment of company ‘B’ in 1996 = Rs. P lakhs
Required ratio = The investment of company ‘A’ in 1995 : The investment of company ‘B’ in 1996

##### Correct Option: C

Let I95( A ) = E96( B ) = Rs. P lakhs
The investment of company ‘B’ in 1996 = Rs. P lakhs

 The investment of company ‘A’ in 1995 = P × 100 = 100P 155 155

Required ratio = The investment of company ‘A’ in 1995 : The investment of company ‘B’ in 1996
 = 100P/155 = 20 : 31 P

1. Investment of company ‘B’ in 1997 is more by 40% than that in the previous year. Income in 1997 was what % of the investment in 1996?

1.  Required % = Income of company B in 1997 x 100% the investment of company B in 1996

##### Correct Option: B

From above given graph ,
Let the investment of company B in 1996 be Rs P lakhs.

 Investment of company B in 1997 = P + P × 40% = Rs. 7P 5

 Income of company B in 1997 = Rs. 9 × 7P 5 5

 Required % = Income of company B in 1997 x 100 the investment of company B in 1996

 Required % = 63P/25 x 100% = 252% P

1. Income of company ‘A’ in 1995 was \$ 21.7 Million. What was the investment?

1.  Investment of company A in 1995 = Income x 100 100 + Profit

##### Correct Option: E

 Investment of company A in 1995 = Income x 100 100 + Profit

 Investment of company A in 1995 = 21.7 x 100 = 14 Million 155

1. Average investment of company ‘A’ over the years was \$ 26 Million. What was its average income over the years?

1. Required answer cannot be determined.