Directions for questions 1 to 5 : Study the following graph carefully and answer the questions based on it.
The production of fertilizer in lakh tones by different companies (A, B, C, D and E) for three years 1996, 1997 and 1998
Q1. The total production by five companies in 1998 is approximately what percent of the total production by companies B & D in 1996?
Q2. What is the ratio between average productions by company B in three years to the average production by company C in three years?
(a) 6 : 7
(b) 8 : 7
(c) 7 : 8
(d) 7 : 6
(e) 6 : 5
Q3. For which of the following companies the rise or fall in production of fertilizer from 1996 to 1997 was the maximum?
Q4. What is the percentage drop in production by company D from 1996 to 1998?
Q5. The average production for three years was maximum for which of the following companies?
(a) D only
(b) E only
(c) B & D both
(d) D & E both
(e) E & B both
Answer & Explanation 1.D 2.B 3.C 4.C 5.D