Let's Graph It!!!

Pre Test


1. A __________ shows changes over time.
a) circle graph
b) line graph
c) bar graph
d) double bar graph

2. A ____________ is used to represent data as part of a whole.
a) circle graph
b) pictograph
c) line graph
d) bar graph

3. A ____________ uses colored bars to represent data.
a) bar graph
b) pictograph
c) line graph
d) circle graph

4. A _____________ is used when data is given in multiples.
a) circle graph
b) bar graph
c) line graph
d) pictograph


5. A ____________ uses 2 different colored bars to compare 2 sets of data.
a) circle graph
b) bar graph
c) double bar graph
d) line graph

6. Brittany wanted to keep track of how many pieces of gum she chewed in a week. On Monday, she chewed 4 pieces, Tuesday 3 pieces, Wednesday 6 pieces, Thursday 5 pieces, Friday 2 pieces, Saturday 8 pieces and Sunday 3 pieces. Which of the following graphs would be best for this data?
a) circle graph
b) double bar graph
c) line graph
d) pictograph

7. Sandy made $100 for babysitting for 3 days. She went to the mall to spend her money. She spent $50 on clothing, $20 on jewelry, $15 on makeup, $10 on a CD, and $5 on food. What type of graph should Sandy use to show her mom how she spent the money?
a) bar graph
b) pictograph
c) line graph
d) circle graph

8. Grandma Fryman decided to make some cookies for her grandchildren. She made 3 batches of chocolate chip cookies, 2 batches of sugar cookies, 4 batches of peanut butter cookies and 6 batches of oatmeal cookies. What type of graph would Grandma use to display this data?
a) circle graph
b) double bar graph
c) line graph
d) bar graph

9. The soccer team had a fundraiser to buy new equipment. Each team member had to sell T-shirts. Joe sold 150 T-shirts, Mike sold 125, Kevin sold 100, Jack sold 175 and Caleb sold 200. What type of graph would the coach use to show the results of the fundraiser?
a) circle graph
b) pictograph
c) double bar graph
d) line graph

10. Brian and Reed entered a free throw contest at school. It lasted for three days. On Friday, Brian made 25 free throws while Reed made 27. On Saturday, Brian made 35 and Reed made 30. On Sunday, Brian made 55 and Reed made 50. What type of graph is needed for this data?
a) circle graph
b) double bar graph
c) line graph
d) pictograph


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