Hypothesis 2 Essay

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hypothesis 2

Hypothesis 2: Most Pupils Travel To School By Bus And Travel At Least 10 Miles.
Most people travel to school by bus and travel at least 10 miles. The amounts of people
who travel by bus from my random samples are 25 pupils all together. The amount of pupils
who travel to school by car is 2 pupils and the amount of pupils who get to school by
walking is 3 pupils.

The bar graph which shows you the distance the pupils have travelled shows the pupils who
travel less than 10 and more than 10 miles. This bar graph is the main graph for this
hypothesis as we are also trying to find out if pupils travel more than 10 miles. The
average miles travelled less than 10 miles is 5 miles and 12 people travelled less than 10
miles. The average miles travelled more than 10 miles is 23 miles and the amount of people
who travelled more than 10 miles is 10 pupils. Though 1 reason why pupils may travel a
large distance to get to Loreto is because they want to get a good education or it might
have been the closest catholic grammar school.

Pupils take the bus because they get a free bus pass -though this bus pass is given to
pupils who live m0ore than 3 miles away. Pupils may take the bus as it might be more
convenient to the parents as the parents won't have to drop children off at school before
going to work. The petrol costs are going higher and so if they are given the free bus
pass why should the parents say NO? Maybe if you travel by bus you could get more friends
which is called social element. Most pupils travel more than 10 miles away and therefore
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