# Moderate Bar Charts Solved QuestionData Interpretation Discussion

Common Information

Out of the two bar graphs provided below, one shows the amounts (in Lakh Rs.) invested by a Company in purchasing raw materials over the years and the other shows the values (in Lakh Rs.) of finished goods sold by the Company over the years.

 Q. Common Information Question: 2/5 The value of sales of finished goods in $1999$ was approximately what percent of the sum of amount invested in Raw materials in the years $1997$, $1998$ and $1999$?
 ✖ A. 33% ✖ B. 37% ✖ C. 45% ✔ D. 49%

Solution:
Option(D) is correct

Required percentage:

$= \left[\dfrac{600}{375 + 330 + 525} × 100\right]\%$

$= 48.78\%$

$≈49\%$