Worksheet: Collecting Statistical Data

In this worksheet, we will practice collecting data using counting, recording, and measuring as an introduction to understanding the frequency tables.

Q1:

Using the frequency table, find which hobby is the most popular.

Hobby Singing Drawing Acting Reading Music Total
Number of Students 7 8 13 9 6 43
  • Adrawing
  • Breading
  • Csinging
  • Dacting
  • Emusic

Q2:

The recorded temperatures in a week from Saturday to Friday were 2 8 , 3 5 , 3 9 , 2 6 , 3 4 , 3 2 , and 3 0 , respectively. Which day was the hottest?

  • AFriday
  • BSaturday
  • CThursday
  • DMonday
  • EWednesday

Q3:

What is the best method to find out the number of cars entering a certain garage?

  • A measuring
  • B asking others
  • C counting and recording

Q4:

The pictograph shows the number of books sold by a bookshop in a week.