# Reading Information from a Pictogram

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

Key stage:  KS 1

Curriculum topic:   Statistics

Curriculum subtopic:   Charts and Diagrams

Difficulty level:

### 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 soaps quiz comedy

How many people preferred soap programs?

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 soaps quiz comedy

How many people took part in the survey?

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 soaps quiz comedy

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 soaps quiz comedy

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 soaps quiz comedy

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 soaps quiz comedy

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 soaps quiz comedy

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 soaps quiz comedy

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 soaps quiz comedy

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 soaps quiz comedy

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 soaps quiz comedy

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 soaps quiz comedy

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 soaps quiz comedy

How many people preferred sport programmes?

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 soaps quiz comedy

How many people preferred quiz programmes?

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 soaps quiz comedy

How many people preferred comedy programmes?

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 soaps quiz comedy

How many people preferred soaps?

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 soaps quiz comedy

How many people were asked in the survey?

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 soaps quiz comedy

How many people preferred sport programmes?

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 soaps quiz comedy

How many people preferred soaps?

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 soaps quiz comedy

How many people were asked in the survey?

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 soaps quiz comedy

How many people were asked in this survey?

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 soaps quiz comedy

How many people preferred quiz or comedy programmes?

30
EDDIE SAYS
15 + 15 = 30
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