 # Important Questions for Presentation of Data

Important questions with answers for presentation of data which is drafted by expert Commerce teachers from the latest version of CBSE (NCERT) books.

## Important Questions – Presentation of Data

Question 1

Define presentation of data.

The presentation of data is a representation of data in an attractive and transparent manner that everybody understands and can analyse.

Question 2

What is tabulation?

Tabulation means presenting data in a tabular form.

Question 3

Define table.

Table refers to the systematic representation of data with rows and columns.

Question 4

Define a simple table.

A simple table only displays one characteristic of the data.

Question 5

What is a complex table?

It is a table that shows more than one characteristic of the data.

Question 6

Define a derived table.

In a derived table the information is not displayed according to the way it is collected. It is first converted into ratios or percentages and then presented.

Question 7

What are the two principal parts of a table?

The two principal parts of a table are: (i) Table number (ii) Title

Question 8

How can tables be classified?

Tables can be classified into three parts: (i) Purpose (ii) Originality (iii) Construction

Question 9

What are the two types of a complex table?

The two types of a complex table are: (i) Double or two-way table (ii) Manifold table

Question 10

What are the different forms of presentation of data?