Question 1: A survey conducted by an organisation for the cause of illness and death among the women between the ages 15 - 44 (in years) worldwide, found the following figures (in %):
|Causes||Female fatality rate (%)|
|Reproductive health conditions||31.8|
(i) Represent the information given above graphically.
(ii) Which condition is the major cause of women’s ill health and death worldwide?
Answer: Reproductive health conditions
(iii) Try to find out, with the help of your teacher, any two factors which play a major role in the cause in (ii) above being the major cause.
Answer: Lack of awareness, lack of timely medical care, lack of hygiene
Question 2: The following data on the number of girls (to the nearest ten) per thousand boys in different sections of Indian society is given below.
|Section||Number of girls per thousand boys|
|Scheduled Caste (SC)||940|
|Scheduled Tribe (ST)||970|
(i) Represent the information above by a bar graph.
(ii) In the classroom discuss what conclusions can be arrived at from the graph.
- Scheduled tribes show better sex ratio.
- Backward districts show better sex ratio.
- Sex ratio is better in rural areas than in urban areas.
Question 3: Given below are the seats won by different political parties in the polling outcome of a state assembly elections:
(i) Draw a bar graph to represent the polling results.
(ii) Which political party won the maximum number of seats?
Answer: Party A