(a) The number of days a hillside city recovered show in different years.

(b)Population (in thousands) of men and women in a village in different years.

Answer :

(a) For plotting the graph, take years on the x-axis and the days on the y-axis. MArk the pairs (2003, 8), (2004,10), (2005, 5) and (2006, 12) as points and then join them byline segments as shown below

(b)For plotting the graph, take years on the x-axis and the population (in thousands) on the y-axis.Mark the ordered pair as points and join them as dotted lines for the population of men and the solid line for the population of women.

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- 6.A courier-person cycles from a town to a neighbouring suburban area to deliver a parcel to a merchant. His distance from the town at different times is shown by the following graph : (a) What is the scale taken for the time axis? (b) How much time did the person take for the travel? (c) How far is the place of the merchant from the town? (d) Did the person stop on his way? Explain. (e) During which period did he ride fastest?
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