# Exam-Style Question on Histogram

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Question id: 548. This question is similar to one that appeared on a GCSE Higher paper in 2019. The use of a calculator is allowed.

The histogram gives information about the distribution of the heights of some shrubs grown by a garden supplier.

The shrubs are on sale at the following prices:

• Shrubs less than 30cm in height cost £12
• Shrubs greater than 60cm in height cost £36
• All other shrubs cost £24

A pie chart is drawn using the information above to show the number of shrubs in each price category. Calculate, to the nearest degree, the angle in the sector representing shrubs sold for £12.

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