

1.

Pappy’s Pizza presented this illustration to demonstrate how many pizzas
are sold in one weekend.
Friday
Saturday
Sunday 62
57
51 How is this illustration misleading?


2.

This illustration demonstrates the price of a sports car in 2000 and in
2008.
2000
2008 $25
000
$60 000 How is this illustration misleading?


3.

These line graphs show monthly heating costs from January to June. Graph
1 Graph 2 How is
Graph 1 misleading?


4.

Refer to the graphs from question 3. How is Graph 2 misleading?


5.

Which graph from question 3 would you use to demonstrate a huge savings in
heating costs?


6.

These bar graphs show the heights of students in the Grade 8 class. Graph
1 Graph 2 How are
the graphs different?


7.

Colin used this illustration to demonstrate how much he spent last year on
flowers for his wife’s birthday, his anniversary, and for Mother’s day. Birthday
Anniversary
Mother’s Day $15.00
$25.00
$60.00
How is this illustration misleading?


8.

This illustration demonstrates the price of a movie ticket for youths and for
adults. Youth
Ticket
Adult Ticket $6.75
$9.25
How is this illustration misleading?
