2) Following is the choice of sweets for 30 students of class VI. Ladoo, Barfi, Ladoo, Jalebi, Ladoo, Rasgulla, Jalebi, Ladoo, Barfi, Rasgulla, Ladoo, Jalebi, Jalebi, Rasgulla, Ladoo, Rasgulla, Jalebi, Ladoo, Rasgulla, Ladoo, Ladoo, Barfi, Rasgulla, Rasgulla, Jalebi, Rasgulla, Ladoo, Rasgulla, Jalebi, and Ladoo. (a) Arrange the names of sweets in a table using tally marks. (b) Which sweet is preferred by most of the students? TIPS Write the name of sweets in first column, then in second column use tally marks to represent number of students like corresponding sweet and in third column write the number of students.
(a) The table with tally marks is shown below below.
Number of students
(b) By examine the above table, we see that Ladoo is preferred by most of the students, i.e. 11 students.