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# A sudden increase in the production of elephant ivory

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03 Aug 2013, 00:44
blueseas wrote:

yes true that is not related actually...but GMAT does this this to confuse the test takers...by merging two things...
first the topic is regarding historians finding reason that how the ivory artfact number increased...then suddenly new topic is merged(which is rather main topic for this question).===>that historians assumed that trade started during this time....so finally according to question stem you have just to focus on trade thing.

so a takeaway will be : when there is EXCEPT question ...dont prethink the answer...rather understand the argument and then start eliminating wrong answers.

hope it helps

DO NOT PREPHRASING, i will keep that in mind
so one thing just for sure, the author included the ivory part just to introduce the trade thing,
"trade thing" is "the historian's account" ( in the question stem), right?
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03 Aug 2013, 00:49
blueseas wrote:
maggiegecby wrote:

DO NOT PREPHRASING, i will keep that in mind
so one thing just for sure, the author included the ivory part just to introduce the trade thing,
"trade thing" is "the historian's account" ( in the question stem), right?

yes that is correct.

great!! thanks a lot !!! crystal clear now
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Documents from Mediterranean Europe and North Africa that date back earlier than the tenth century show knowledge of East African animals -->this mentions about pre 10 century but shows no relations between North African Mediteranean coast & East Africa.
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