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Reading Information from a Pictogram

In this worksheet, children must read information from a simple pictogram, where 2, 5 and 10 ratios are used.

'Reading Information from a Pictogram' worksheet

Key stage:  KS 1

Curriculum topic:  Statistics

Curriculum subtopic:  Charts and Diagrams

Difficulty level:  

Worksheet Overview

QUESTION 1 of 10

In this worksheet, you must read information from a simple pictogram.

In a pictogram, the picture often stands for more than one person or item.

 

 

Example 1

A survey is carried out on favourite types of TV programmes.

The results are shown in this pictogram.

Each TV stands for 5 people.

 

Favourite TV programmes
 sport TVTVTVTV
 soaps TVTVTV
 quiz TVTVTVTVTV
 comedy TV

 

How many people preferred soap programs?

 

Answer

3 TVs stand for 3 × 5 = 15 people.

15 people preferred soaps.

 

 

Example 2

A survey is carried out on favourite types of TV programmes.

The results are shown in this pictogram.

Each TV stands for 2 people.

 

Favourite TV programmes
 sport TVTVTV
 soaps TVTVTV
 quiz TVTVTVTV
 comedy TVTV

 

How many people took part in the survey?

 

Answer

Count the TVs.

There are 12 TVs in total.

12 TVs stand for 12 × 2 = 24 people.

24 people took part in the survey.

A survey is carried out on favourite types of TV programmes.

The results are shown in this pictogram.

Each TV stands for 2 people.

 

Favourite TV programmes
 sport TVTVTVTV
 soaps TVTVTV
 quiz TVTVTVTVTV
 comedy TV

 

How many people preferred sport programmes?

2

4

6

8

A survey is carried out on favourite types of TV programmes.

The results are shown in this pictogram.

Each TV stands for 2 people.

 

Favourite TV programmes
 sport TVTVTVTV
 soaps TVTVTV
 quiz TVTVTVTVTV
 comedy TV

 

How many people preferred quiz programmes?

5

4

15

10

A survey is carried out on favourite types of TV programmes.

The results are shown in this pictogram.

Each TV stands for 5 people.

 

Favourite TV programmes
 sport TVTVTVTV
 soaps TVTVTV
 quiz TVTVTVTVTV
 comedy TV

 

How many people preferred comedy programmes?

5

1

10

2

A survey is carried out on favourite types of TV programmes.

The results are shown in this pictogram.

Each TV stands for 5 people.

 

Favourite TV programmes
 sport TVTVTVTV
 soaps TVTVTV
 quiz TVTVTVTVTV
 comedy TV

 

How many people preferred soaps?

3

6

30

15

A survey is carried out on favourite types of TV programmes.

The results are shown in this pictogram.

Each TV stands for 5 people.

 

Favourite TV programmes
 sport TVTVTV
 soaps TVTV
 quiz TVTVTVTV
 comedy TV

 

How many people were asked in the survey?

10

50

20

100

A survey is carried out on favourite types of TV programmes.

The results are shown in this pictogram.

Each TV stands for 10 people.

 

Favourite TV programmes
 sport TVTVTVTVTV
 soaps TVTVTVTV
 quiz TVTVTVTV
 comedy TVTVTV

 

How many people preferred sport programmes?

5

10

20

50

A survey is carried out on favourite types of TV programmes.

The results are shown in this pictogram.

Each TV stands for 10 people.

 

Favourite TV programmes
 sport TVTVTVTVTV
 soaps TVTVTVTV
 quiz TVTVTVTV
 comedy TVTVTV

 

How many people preferred soaps?

20

4

40

80

A survey is carried out on favourite types of TV programmes.

The results are shown in this pictogram.

Each TV stands for 10 people.

 

Favourite TV programmes
 sport TVTVTVTVTV
 soaps TVTVTVTV
 quiz TVTVTV
 comedy TVTVTV

 

How many people were asked in the survey?

150

75

100

15

A survey is carried out on favourite types of TV programmes.

The results are shown in this pictogram.

Each TV stands for 2 people.

 

Favourite TV programmes
 sport TVTVTVTVTV
 soaps TVTVTVTV
 quiz TVTVTV
 comedy TVTVTV

 

How many people were asked in this survey?

30

40

50

20

A survey is carried out on favourite types of TV programmes.

The results are shown in this pictogram.

Each TV stands for 5 people.

 

Favourite TV programmes
 sport TVTVTVTVTV
 soaps TVTVTVTV
 quiz TVTVTV
 comedy TVTVTV

 

How many people preferred quiz or comedy programmes?

6

12

15

30

  • Question 1

A survey is carried out on favourite types of TV programmes.

The results are shown in this pictogram.

Each TV stands for 2 people.

 

Favourite TV programmes
 sport TVTVTVTV
 soaps TVTVTV
 quiz TVTVTVTVTV
 comedy TV

 

How many people preferred sport programmes?

CORRECT ANSWER
8
EDDIE SAYS
4 × 2 = 8
  • Question 2

A survey is carried out on favourite types of TV programmes.

The results are shown in this pictogram.

Each TV stands for 2 people.

 

Favourite TV programmes
 sport TVTVTVTV
 soaps TVTVTV
 quiz TVTVTVTVTV
 comedy TV

 

How many people preferred quiz programmes?

CORRECT ANSWER
10
EDDIE SAYS
5 × 2 = 10
  • Question 3

A survey is carried out on favourite types of TV programmes.

The results are shown in this pictogram.

Each TV stands for 5 people.

 

Favourite TV programmes
 sport TVTVTVTV
 soaps TVTVTV
 quiz TVTVTVTVTV
 comedy TV

 

How many people preferred comedy programmes?

CORRECT ANSWER
5
EDDIE SAYS
1 × 5 = 5
  • Question 4

A survey is carried out on favourite types of TV programmes.

The results are shown in this pictogram.

Each TV stands for 5 people.

 

Favourite TV programmes
 sport TVTVTVTV
 soaps TVTVTV
 quiz TVTVTVTVTV
 comedy TV

 

How many people preferred soaps?

CORRECT ANSWER
15
EDDIE SAYS
3 × 5 = 15
  • Question 5

A survey is carried out on favourite types of TV programmes.

The results are shown in this pictogram.

Each TV stands for 5 people.

 

Favourite TV programmes
 sport TVTVTV
 soaps TVTV
 quiz TVTVTVTV
 comedy TV

 

How many people were asked in the survey?

CORRECT ANSWER
50
EDDIE SAYS
10 × 5 = 50
  • Question 6

A survey is carried out on favourite types of TV programmes.

The results are shown in this pictogram.

Each TV stands for 10 people.

 

Favourite TV programmes
 sport TVTVTVTVTV
 soaps TVTVTVTV
 quiz TVTVTVTV
 comedy TVTVTV

 

How many people preferred sport programmes?

CORRECT ANSWER
50
EDDIE SAYS
5 × 10 = 50
  • Question 7

A survey is carried out on favourite types of TV programmes.

The results are shown in this pictogram.

Each TV stands for 10 people.

 

Favourite TV programmes
 sport TVTVTVTVTV
 soaps TVTVTVTV
 quiz TVTVTVTV
 comedy TVTVTV

 

How many people preferred soaps?

CORRECT ANSWER
40
EDDIE SAYS
4 × 10 = 40
  • Question 8

A survey is carried out on favourite types of TV programmes.

The results are shown in this pictogram.

Each TV stands for 10 people.

 

Favourite TV programmes
 sport TVTVTVTVTV
 soaps TVTVTVTV
 quiz TVTVTV
 comedy TVTVTV

 

How many people were asked in the survey?

CORRECT ANSWER
150
EDDIE SAYS
15 × 10 = 150
  • Question 9

A survey is carried out on favourite types of TV programmes.

The results are shown in this pictogram.

Each TV stands for 2 people.

 

Favourite TV programmes
 sport TVTVTVTVTV
 soaps TVTVTVTV
 quiz TVTVTV
 comedy TVTVTV

 

How many people were asked in this survey?

CORRECT ANSWER
30
EDDIE SAYS
15 × 2 = 30
  • Question 10

A survey is carried out on favourite types of TV programmes.

The results are shown in this pictogram.

Each TV stands for 5 people.

 

Favourite TV programmes
 sport TVTVTVTVTV
 soaps TVTVTVTV
 quiz TVTVTV
 comedy TVTVTV

 

How many people preferred quiz or comedy programmes?

CORRECT ANSWER
30
EDDIE SAYS
15 + 15 = 30
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