Table 46

Directions—(1–5) Study the following table carefully to answer the questions that follow—

The following table gives number of people in different villages and percentage of Men, Women and Children in these villages.

Village Total No. of People % of Men % of Women % of Children
L 1240 35 45 20
M 2140 45 30 25
N 1450 50 30 20
O 1680 65 20 15
P 2060 40 40 20
Q 1990 40 50 10

Q1. Which village has the least number of children?
(1) L                       (2) N                (3) Q

(4) O                      (5) None of these

Q2. What is the respective ratio of the number of women in Villages L and P together to the number of men in the same villages together?
(1) 617:664            (2) 629:691     (3) 664 : 617

(4) 691 :629           (5) None of these

Q3. What is the total number of women and children together in Village Q?
(1) 995                   (2) 1184         (3) 1086

(4) 988                   (5) None of these

Q4. The total number of people from Village O is approximately what per cent of the total number of people from all the Villages together?
(1) 16                     (2) 21              (3) 11

(4) 25                     (5) 9

Q5. What is the total number of children from Villages M and N together ?
(1) 785                   (2) 825           (3) 855

(4) 795                   (5) None of these

Answer & Explanation

Solutions (1-5)

Village Total number of people Number of men Number of women Number of children
L 1240 434 558 248
M 2140 963 642 535
N 1450 725 435 290
O 1680 1092 336 252
P 2060 824 824 412
Q 1990 796 995 199
Total 10560 4834 3790 1936
  1. (3)
  1. (4)

Required ratio = (558 + 824) : (434 + 824) = 691 : 629

  1. (5)

Required sum = 995 + 199 = 1194.

  1. (1)

Required percentage = (1680/10560)*100 = 16% .

  1. (2)

Required sum = 535 + 290 = 825

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