# Line Diagram 78

Directions (11-15): Study the graph carefully to answer the questions that follow:
PERCENT INCREASE IN PROFIT OF THREE COMPANIES OVER THE YEARS
Q11. What was the per cent increase in profit of company Y in the year 2008 from the previous year?
(a) 2
(b) 10
(c) 20
(d) 14
(e) None of these
Q12. What was the approximate percent increase in the profit of company Z in the year 2005 from the previous year?
(a) 14
(b) 21
(c) 8
(d) 26
(e) 19
Q13. If the profit earned by company X in the year 2004 was Rs. 2,65,000, what was its profit in the year 2006?
(a) Rs 6,21,560
(b) Rs 4,68,290
(c) Rs 7,05,211
(d) Rs 4,82,300
(e) None of these

Q14. What is the average per cent increase in profit of company Z over the years?
Q15. Which of the following statements is TRUE with respect to the graph?
(a) Company X incurred a loss in the year 2004
(b) The amount of profit earned by company Y in the years 2006 and 2007 is the same
(c) Company Z earned the highest profit in the year 2008 as compared to the other years
(d) Profit earned by company X in the year 2004 is lesser than the profit earned by company Z in that       year
(e) None of these