### Chap 16: Data Handling Activity 3(a) Interpreting Line Graphs

Source of Graph: Singapore Statistics. (2010, April 18). Statistics: Social Indicators. Retrieved from http://www.singstat.gov.sg/stats/charts/socind.html

The graph shows information about mobile phone subscribers in Singapore.

(a) Give a meaningful title to the line graph.
(b) In one sentence or a short paragraph, what does the graph tell us about the subscription of mobile phone services from the year 1999 to year 2009?

1. (a) Give a meaningful title to the line graph.
The title is ' The rise in mobile subscribers in Singapore.

(b) In one sentence or a short paragraph, what does the graph tell us about the subscription of mobile phone services from the year 1999 to year 2009?

The subscription of mobile phone services from the year 1999 to year 2009
increased.

2. a.The amount of mobile phone subscribers in Singapore
b.More people are subscribing to mobile phones

3. a) Amount of mobile phone subscribers in the last ten years
b) There is an increase in mobile phone subscribers

4. (a) Give a meaningful title to the line graph.
The increase in the number of people in Singapore subscribing to mobile phones
(b) In one sentence or a short paragraph, what does the graph tell us about the subscription of mobile phone services from the year 1999 to year 2009?
More people in the year 2009 are subscribing to mobile phones as compared to the year 1999.As shown in the line graph, there is an increase of people subscribing along the years as may be through the years, people in Singapore find it essential to have a mobile phone to improve communication.The popularity of having a phone has also increased.

5. (a) Number of Mobile subscribers in Singapore.
(b)The number of mobile subscribers in SIngapore have increased significantly from year 1999 to year 2009.

6. An appropriate title for this graph is "Number of Mobile Phone Subscribers in Singapore over the years.''

The number of mobile subscribers in Singapore in 1999 is less than 2009, which means there are more subscribers, and are increasing over the years.
Since this is the era of Technology, many people would want to keep up with the trend AND/OR want to improve communication with everyone.

7. a)The amount of mobile customers from 2000 to 2010
b)The amount of mobile customers has been rapidly rising from 1999 to 2009.

8. 1) Number of mobile phone subscribers in Singapore
2) The number has increased.

9. a) Mobile Phone Subscribers in Singapore.

b) It has increased a lot as Singapore is getting more technologically advanced in the past few years.

10. a)Mobile Phone subscriber in singapore over the last few years

b)Mobile Phone subscribers in Singapore are increasing rapidly more people are involved in the latest technology, technology such as the mobile phone has become a "must-have" in the citizen's daily lives