The pie chart drawn belown shows the expenses of a family on various items and its savings during the year 2001. Study the graph and answer the question.

(a) Maximum expenditure of the family was on :

[A]Education of child

[B]Housing

[C]Food

[D]Other items

**Food**

Maximum expenditure of the family is on food, which is 23%.

(b) The total savings of the family for the year were equal to the expenditure on :

[A]Food

[B]Housing

[C]Clothing

[D]Other items including transport

**Housing**

∵ Expenditure on housing = Savings = 15%.

(c) What per cent of income was spent on transport and other items together?

[A]20%

[B]25%

[C]32%

[D]30%

**25%**

% Expenditure on transport and other items = (20 + 5) % = 25%.

(d) If the total income of the family was 100000 Rs., how much money was spent on the education of the children?

[A]23000 Rs.

[B]15000 Rs.

[C]12000 Rs.

[D]10000 Rs.

**12000 Rs.**

Expenditure on the education of the children

Hence option [C] is the right answer.

(e) If the total income for the year was 100000 Rs. the difference of the expensses (in rupees) between housing and transport was:

[A]7000 Rs.

[B]10000 Rs.

[C]15000 Rs.

[D]12000 Rs.

**10000 Rs.**

The percentage difference in expenditure on housing and transport = (15 – 5) % = 10%

The required difference

Hence option [B] is the right answer.