Easy Bar Charts Solved QuestionData Interpretation Discussion

Common Information

A cosmetic company provides five different products. The sales of these five products (in lakh number of packs) during 1995 and 2000 are shown in the following bar graph.

 Q. Common Information Question: 5/5 The sale of conditioners in 1995 was by what percent less than the sales of shampoos in 1995? (rounded off to nearest integer)
 ✖ A. 57% ✔ B. 36% ✖ C. 29% ✖ D. 25%

Solution:
Option(B) is correct

Required percentage:

\begin{align*} &=\left[\dfrac{7.88 - 5.01}{7.88} × 100\right]\% \\ &= 36.42\%\\ &≈ 36\% \end{align*}