GMAT Practice Question Set #6 (Question 16-18)

GMAT Integrated Reasoning  >  Table Analysis Question # 16: Natural Gas Reserves  
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The table below estimates XTO Energy's Natural Gas reserves, production, and revenue for years 1 through 12.

Beginning reserves and annual production are measured in Billions of cubic feet (Bcf). Price is sold at dollar per Million cubic feet. Revenue is measured in millions of dollars ($ M).

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Year Beginning Reserves (Bcf) Annual Production (Bcf) Avg Price ($/Mcf) Revenue
1
12,502
941
6.84
6,438
2
11,561
1,035
6.84
7,081
3
10,527
1,141
6.84
7,811
4
9,385
1,223
6.84
8,374
5
8,162
1,315
6.84
9,002
6
6,847
1,249
6.84
8,552
7
5,598
1,187
6.84
8,124
8
4,411
1,128
6.84
7,718
9
3,283
1,071
6.84
7,332
10
2,212
1,018
6.84
6,965
11
1,194
967
6.84
6,617
12
228
228
6.84
1,558
 

For each of the following, select Yes if the statement is true based on the information provided; otherwise select No.

Yes

No

 

In at least 1 year, the annual production exhausted the entire supply of reserves remaining for XTO Energy.

The rate of production annually is estimated to increase then decrease over years 1 through 12

Cumulative revenue expected over years 1 through 12 is no more than $80M

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