Mathematics

The histogram below shows the number of candidates, in thousands, obtaining given ranges of marks…

The histogram below shows the number of candidates, in thousands, obtaining given ranges of marks in a State examination. Find the total number of candidates that sat for the examination

  • A.
    80,000
  • B.
    120,000
  • C.
    250,000
  • D.
    260,000
  • E.
    270,000
Correct Answer: Option E
Explanation

No of candidates = { 5 + 10 + 60 + 80 + 50 + 30 + 5 + 5 + 5}thousand = 270 x 1000 = 270000