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
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 :
[D]Other items including transport
∵ Expenditure on housing = Savings = 15%.
(c) What per cent of income was spent on transport and other items together?
% 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?
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:
The percentage difference in expenditure on housing and transport = (15 – 5) % = 10%
The required difference
Hence option [B] is the right answer.