**Direction:** The bar graph given here shows the number of job-seekers of a state in various years at different stages of education.

Study the graph carefully and answer the questions based on it.

**Question 1:** In which year was the number of Graduate job-seekers the same as that of Senior Secondary job seekers ?

(1) 1973

(2) 1974

(3) 1975

(4) 1976

**Question 2:** In comparison to the year 1973. how many more job-seekers m. all. were there in the year 1977?

(1) 700

(2) 1700

(3) 2375

(4) 2150

**Question 3:** In which year, was the number of Matriculate job -seekers maximum?

(1) 1973

(2) 1975

(3) 1972

(4) 1977

**Question 4:** The number of job-seekers, having their qualification as Senior Secondary, in the year 1974 was :

(1) 525

(2) 800

(3) 1050

(4) 1875

### Answers and Explanations

**Answer 1: (1)**Number of Graduate job-seekers in 1973 = 625 Number of Senior secondary job-seekers in 1973 =625 Hence, the number is same in 1973.

**Answer 2: (3)**
Number of job seekers in 1977 = 1800 +1400 + 800 = 4000
Number of job seekers in 1973 = 625 + 625 + 375 = 1625
The required difference = 4000 – 1625 = 2375.

**Answer 3: (4)**
The number of Matriculate job -seekers in 1977 is 800, which is the maximum.

**Answer 4: (1)**
The number of job-seekers, having their qualification as Senior Secondary, in the year 1974 was 525.