Directions: Study the following graph carefully & answer the questions given below it.

The pie chart given below shows the break-up of the cost of construction of a house (in degrees). Assuming that the total cost of construction is Rs. 60000, answer the questions given below.
Important for :
1
The amount spent on cement is
» Explain it
C
Total cost = Rs. 60000

Amount spent on cement

 = Rs. 72 × 60000 = Rs. 12000 360

Hence, option C is correct.

2
The amount spent on labour exceeds the amount spent on steel by
» Explain it
B
Amount spent on labour

 = 90 × 60000 = Rs. 15000 360

Amount spent on steel

 = Rs. 54 × 60000 = Rs. 9000 360

Difference = 15000 - 9000 = Rs. 6000

i.e., 10% of the total cost.

Hence, option B is correct.

3
The amount spent on cement, steel and supervision is what percent of the total cost of construction?
» Explain it
C
Amount spent on cement steel and supervision

 = (72 + 54 + 54) × 100% 360

Required percentage

 = 180 × 100% = 50% 360

Hence, option C is correct.

4
The amount spent on labour exceeds the amount spent on supervision by
» Explain it
D
Difference in angle of labour and supervisos = 90° - 54° = 36°

 ∴    Amount = 36° × 60000 = 6000. 360°

Hence, option D is correct.

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