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WAEC questions for "Geography :: Statistical Maps and Diagrams"

Q1

Figure 1 above represents a

A

pie chart.

B

flow line map.

C

dot map.

D

simple graph.

E

**Answer:** B

Q2

What is the volume of passenger traffic between IZABU and Ashama?

A

12,000

B

10,000

C

8,000

D

6,000

E

**Answer:** A

Q3

By how much is the traffic between IZABU and Anikpu more than the traffic between IZABU and Ugba?

A

1,800

B

1,700

C

1,500

D

1,200

E

**Answer:** C

Q4

Which of the following is not true of pie charts?

A

Statistics of various items can be represented on a single diagram.

B

It is often difficult to compare the component parts.

C

Data with wide extremes can be conveniently represented in a pie chart.

D

it is easy to draw.

E

**Answer:** C

Q5

What is the total population of Region A?

A

10,000

B

15,000

C

40,000

D

45,000

E

**Answer:** C

Q6

What is the total population of Region B and C?

A

100,000

B

150,000

C

160,000

D

200,000

E

**Answer:** C

Q7

What type of statistical method is used to represent the population in map X above?

A

Histogram.

B

Pie chart.

C

Proportional circle.

D

Dot map.

E

**Answer:** D

Q8

The annual range of temperature for the station is

A

6^{0}C

B

9^{0}C

C

11^{0}C

D

12^{0}C

E

**Answer:** B

Q9

Which of the following pairs of weather instruments were used to collect the data for the station?

A

A raingauge and an anemometer.

B

A wind vane and a thermometer.

C

A thermometer and a rain gauge.

D

A barometer and a rain gauge

E

**Answer:** C

Q10

What is the total output of cocoa?

A

100, 000.

B

111, 111.

C

122, 111.

D

133, 111.

E

**Answer:** B

Q11

The percentage production of palm oil is

A

20.60.

B

18.86.

C

16.67.

D

14.86.

E

**Answer:** C

Q12

The total output of cashew and cotton is

A

88,889.

B

99,999.

C

100,000

D

110,000

E

**Answer:** A

Q13

The total annual rainfall for the station is

A

210mm

B

300mm

C

2500mm

D

2520mm

E

**Answer:** D

Q14

The mean annual temperature for the station is

A

25.0°C

B

22.0°C

C

20.8°C

D

2.0°C

E

**Answer:** C

Q15

What is the annualtemperature range for the station X?

A

2°C

B

3°C

C

4°C

D

5°C

E

**Answer:** A

Q16

Temperature statistics can best be represented with

A

line graphs.

B

pie graphs.

C

dot maps.

D

density maps.

E

**Answer:** A

Q17

The figure 1 is known as

A

simple bar graph.

B

divided bar graph.

C

percentage bar graph.

D

group bar graph.

E

**Answer:** D

Q18

The greatest advantage of the Figure 1 is that it

A

makes for easy comparim of the date represented.

B

shows the total value of the data represented.

C

shows the percentage decrease in the value of the date represented.

D

is very easy to construct.

E

**Answer:** A

Q19

Which of the following countries produced the least number of motor cars in 1963?

A

Britain.

B

America.

C

Italy.

D

Japan.

E

**Answer:** B

Q20

The difference between the number of motor cars produced by Britain and Italy in 1960 is

A

92 million.

B

83 million.

C

63 million.

D

43 million.

E

**Answer:** C

Q21

The Figure 1 is a

A

wind rose.

B

pie chart.

C

proportional circle.

D

divided proportional circle.

E

**Answer:** B

Q22

The total value of theworld's export commodities represented in Fig. 1 is

A

1, 000, 000 metric tons.

B

1, 250, 000 metric tons.

C

2, 678, 000 metric tons.

D

2, 780, 000 metric tons.

E

**Answer:** D

Q23

What percentage of the world's export commodities in Figure 1 is represented by crude oil?

A

54.4%

B

42.8%

C

32.47%

D

23.74%

E

**Answer:** D

Q24

In which of the following ways can the data shown in Figure 1 be represented?

A

Simple bar graph.

B

Proportional circle.

C

Dot map.

D

Chloropleth.

E

**Answer:** B

Q25

What is the mean monthly temperature of station Z?

A

25°C

B

27.5°C

C

28.5°C

D

33°C

E

**Answer:** B

Q26

How many months of dry season has the station?

A

4

B

5

C

7

D

8

E

**Answer:** A

Q27

The annual rainfall amount for the station is

A

72.6 mm.

B

299 mm.

C

302 mm.

D

871 mm.

E

**Answer:** D

Q28

The annual range of temperature for the station is

A

15°C

B

14°C

C

13°C

D

12°C

E

11°C

**Answer:** E

Q29

The mean monthly temperature is

A

15.55°C

B

16.61°C

C

17.67°C

D

18.88°C

E

19.56°C

**Answer:** B

Q30

The annual rainfall in millimetres is

A

687.

B

786.

C

867.

D

887.

E

975.

**Answer:** C