Home » Past Questions » Math » The graph below shows the total number of music album sales, in millions, each y...

The graph below shows the total number of music album sales, in millions, each y...


Question

The graph below shows the total number of music album sales, in millions, each year from 1997 through 2009.

Based on the graph, which of the following best describes the general trend in music album sales from 1997 through 2009 ?

Options

A)
Sales generally increased each year since 1997.
B)
Sales generally decreased each year since 1997.
C)
Sales increased until 2000 and then generally decreased.
D)
Sales generally remained steady from 1997 through 2009.

The correct answer is C.

Explanation:

Choice C is correct. Based on the graph, sales increased in the first 3 years since 1997, which is until year 2000, and then generally decreased thereafter.

Choices A, B, and D are incorrect; each of these choices contains inaccuracies in describing the general trend of music album sales from 1997 through 2009.


More Past Questions:


Discussion