Practice questions available in **McGraw Hill Math Grade 6 Answer Key PDF** **Lesson 24.1 Bar Graphs** will engage students and is a great way of informal assessment.

## McGraw-Hill Math Grade 6 Answer Key Lesson 24.1 Bar Graphs

**Exercises**

**INTERPRET**

Question 1.

Use the graph below to identify the second most-liked fruit.

Answer:

Favorite fruits as grapes = 9

Favorite fruits as apples = 7

Favorite fruits as peaches = 3

Favorite fruits as bananas = 5

So, the second most-liked fruit is apples.

Question 2.

According to this bar graph, what was the least favorite color for students’ favorite juices?

Answer:

Number of students like red juice = 2

Number of students like orange juice = 8

Number of students like yellow juice = 10

Number of students like purple juice = 6

So, the least favorite color for students’ favorite juices is Red.

Question 3.

Ignoring “Other,” what is the least common means for students to get to school according to the bar graph below?

Answer:

Number of students who go to school by school bus = 58

Number of students who go to school by car = 8

Number of students who go to school by walk = 32

Number of students who go to school by cycle = 12

Number of students who go to school by public transit = 18

So, the least common means for students to get to school according to the bar graph is car.

Question 4.

A class survey asked each student his or her birth month. The graph below displays this data. What month had the most student birthdays?

Answer:

As per the bar graph shown above most student birthdays are in May.

Question 5.

Which Canadian province has the third highest Average Annual Income?

Answer:

As per the bar graph shown above the third highest Average Annual Income is Ontario with $50,000.

Question 6.

How many more students prefer jazz music than prefer rock music?

Answer:

As per the bar graph shown above the 7 students prefer jazz music than prefer rock music.

14 – 7 = 7