circle graph


Definition of Circle Graph

  • A Circle Graph is a graph in the form of a circle that is divided into sectors, with each sector representing a part of a set of data.

Example of Circle Graph

  • In the example shown below, the circle graph shows the percentages of people who like different fruits. Each sector in the circle graph represents a separate percentage of people that like the respective fruit.

Solved Example on Circle Graph

Find out the angle covered by A, B, and C in the circle graph.

Choices:
A. 306°
B. 162°
C. 36°
D. 108°
Correct Answer: A
Solution:
Step 1: Angle covered by A, B, and C is 108° + 162° + 36° = 306°.

Related Terms for Circle Graph

  • Sector
  • Graph
  • Circle
  • Data