New Pattern Based Data Interpretation for SBI PO 2020, IBPS PO 2020, LIC AAO, LIC ADO at Smartkeeda

Directions: Study the following information carefully and answer the questions given beside:

The table given below shows the sales of Bikes with their respective BS-III Engine type sold by 5 different automobile companies. Some values are missing intentionally in the table. Study the table and answer the questions given beside:

Company Engine type Total
100 cc 125 cc 150 cc
TVS 42 - 36 110
Bajaj 20% 25 15% -
Hero - 33 - 105
Honda 24 - - -
Suzuki 22 17 26 65
Total - 30% 160 450

1
What is the difference between the total number of bikes in 100 cc and the number of bikes in 150 cc of Hero company.
» Explain it
A
Following the common explanation, we get

Total number of bikes in 100 cc = 155

Total number of Hero bikes in 150 cc = 36

∴   Reqd difference = 155 – 36 = 119

Common Explanation:

The given table completed by adding up all the totals and calculating the required percentage. The final complete table is shown below.

Company Engine type Total
100 cc 125 cc 150 cc
TVS 42 32 36 110
Bajaj 20% = 31 25 15% = 24 80
Hero 36 33 36 105
Honda 24 28 38 90
Suzuki 22 17 26 65
Total 155 30% = 135 160 450
 

Hence, option A is correct.

2
If 14 more BS-III engine bikes sold in 125 cc by Honda then what will be the ratio of the number of bikes in 125 cc of Honda to the number of bikes of 150 cc of Bajaj?
» Explain it
B
BS-III engine bikes sold in 125 cc by Honda = 28 + 14 (additional sale) = 42

And the number of bikes sold in 150 cc by Bajaj = 24

Reqd ratio =  42  =  7  = 7 : 4
24 4

Common Explanation:

The given table completed by adding up all the totals and calculating the required percentage. The final complete table is shown below.

Company Engine type Total
100 cc 125 cc 150 cc
TVS 42 32 36 110
Bajaj 20% = 31 25 15% = 24 80
Hero 36 33 36 105
Honda 24 28 38 90
Suzuki 22 17 26 65
Total 155 30% = 135 160 450

Hence, option B is correct.

3
The total number of bikes in 150 cc of Hero is what per cent of the total number of bikes in 125 cm of Bajaj?
» Explain it
C
Following the common explanation, we get

Total number of bikes in 150 cc of Hero = 36

Total number of bikes in 125 cm of Bajaj = 25

Reqd% =  36  × 100 = 144%
25

Common Explanation:

The given table completed by adding up all the totals and calculating the required percentage. The final complete table is shown below.

Company Engine type Total
100 cc 125 cc 150 cc
TVS 42 32 36 110
Bajaj 20% = 31 25 15% = 24 80
Hero 36 33 36 105
Honda 24 28 38 90
Suzuki 22 17 26 65
Total 155 30% = 135 160 450

 
Hence, option C is correct.

4
What is the total number of bikes sold by Bajaj and Honda together?
» Explain it
C
Following the common explanation, we get

Total number of bikes sold by Bajaj = 80
 
Total number of bikes sold by Honda = 90
 
Total no. of bikes sold by both the companies together  = 80 + 90 = 170

Common Explanation:

The given table completed by adding up all the totals and calculating the required percentage. The final complete table is shown below.

Company Engine type Total
100 cc 125 cc 150 cc
TVS 42 32 36 110
Bajaj 20% = 31 25 15% = 24 80
Hero 36 33 36 105
Honda 24 28 38 90
Suzuki 22 17 26 65
Total 155 30% = 135 160 450


Hence, option C is correct.

5
What is the difference between the total number of bikes sold by TVS and the total number of bikes sold by Bajaj?
» Explain it
D
Following the common explanation, we get

Total number of bikes sold by TVS = 110
 
And the total number of bikes sold by Bajaj = 80
 
Reqd difference = 110 – 80 = 30

Common Explanation:

The given table completed by adding up all the totals and calculating the required percentage. The final complete table is shown below.

Company Engine type Total
100 cc 125 cc 150 cc
TVS 42 32 36 110
Bajaj 20% = 31 25 15% = 24 80
Hero 36 33 36 105
Honda 24 28 38 90
Suzuki 22 17 26 65
Total 155 30% = 135 160 450

Hence, option D is correct.