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Questions 1 to 4 of 12

Table of Spending across departments with data needed to answer the questions.
Table of Fax Machine Product Information with data needed to answer the questions.

1. What is the actual decrease (in £000's) between the total value of contracts awarded in 1997 and the total value awarded in 1998?

A: 20.4
B: 22.0
C: 29.3
D: 4.5
E: 19.1

2. Which two activities together account for the largest proportion of 'most enjoyed' responses from "All Managers"?

A: Project Planning & Liaison with Clients
B: Policy Development & Staff Management
C: Project Planning & Policy Development
D: General Research & Policy Development
E: Policy Development & Liaison with Clients

3. In the All Managers group, if 44 managers indicated that they enjoy Policy Development most, how many managers responded to this survey?

A: 100
B: 150
C: 220
D: 200
E: 190

4. Which one of the following pairs accounted for a larger proportion of the value of contracts awarded in 1997?

A: 'Training' & 'IT'
B: 'Training' & 'Health & Safety'
C: 'IT' & 'HR Consultancy'
D: 'IT' & 'Finance'
E: 'HR Consultancy' & 'Finance'

Questions 5 to 8 of 12

Table of Spending across departments with data needed to answer the questions.
Table of Fax Machine Product Information with data needed to answer the questions.

5. If 45 Tele-fax, 24 Zoom-fax and 12 Info-fax machines were purchased at the Discount Price, how much was saved on these products?

A: £21,240
B: £20,500
C: £29,480
D: £31,000
E: £22,250

6. Which fax machine represents the highest percentage saving at discount price compared to pre-discount price?

A: Info-Fax
B: Speed-Fax
C: Tele-Fax
D: Zoom-Fax
E: Compact-Fax

7. If, in 1995, the amount spent in Department of Education was £130 million, how much was spent, to the nearest million, in the Department of Transport the same year?

A: £50 million
B: £69 million
C: £56 million
D: £65 million
E: £80 million

8. If £120 million was spent by the Department of Communications in 1996, which was an increase of 5% from 1995, what was the total amount of money spent by departments in 1995?

A: £540 million
B: £800 million
C: £630 million
D: £570 million
E: £400 million

Questions 9 to 12 of 12

Table of work placement Application decisions with data needed to answer the questions.
Pie chart of staff distribution at ICS-6 with data needed to answer the questions.

9. Which two staff groups account for closest to half the staff complement at ICS-6?

A: Customer Service & IT
B: IT & Personnel
C: Training & Personnel
D: Training & IT
E: Customer Service & Accounts

10. Of the work placement applications received in 1997, what proportion received a 'Yes'?

A: 64%
B: 72%
C: 60%
D: 50%
E: 65%

11. In which of the following groups was there the highest 'Yes' rate for decisions about work placement applications?

A: IT 1997
B: Customer Service 1997
C: Customer Service 1998
D: IT 1998
E: Cannot Say

12. If the annual budget at ICS-6 is divided on the basis of staff numbers in each unit and the Accounts budget allocation is £200,000, how much is the Customer Service budget allocation?

A: £1 million
B: £750,000
C: £2 million
D: £1.6 million
E: £1.4 million
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