Current farm policy is institutionalized penalization of : GMAT Critical Reasoning (CR)
Check GMAT Club Decision Tracker for the Latest School Decision Releases http://gmatclub.com/AppTrack

 It is currently 24 Jan 2017, 16:52

### GMAT Club Daily Prep

#### Thank you for using the timer - this advanced tool can estimate your performance and suggest more practice questions. We have subscribed you to Daily Prep Questions via email.

Customized
for You

we will pick new questions that match your level based on your Timer History

Track

every week, we’ll send you an estimated GMAT score based on your performance

Practice
Pays

we will pick new questions that match your level based on your Timer History

# Events & Promotions

###### Events & Promotions in June
Open Detailed Calendar

# Current farm policy is institutionalized penalization of

Author Message
TAGS:

### Hide Tags

Manager
Joined: 20 Sep 2005
Posts: 55
Followers: 0

Kudos [?]: 3 [0], given: 0

Current farm policy is institutionalized penalization of [#permalink]

### Show Tags

28 Oct 2005, 13:38
00:00

Difficulty:

(N/A)

Question Stats:

0% (00:00) correct 0% (00:00) wrong based on 0 sessions

### HideShow timer Statistics

8. Current farm policy is institutionalized penalization of consumers. It increases food prices for middle- and low-income families and costs the taxpayer billions of dollars a year.
Which of the following statements, if true, would provide support for the authorâ€™s claims above?
I. Farm subsidies amount to roughly $20 billion a year in federal payouts and$12 billion more in higher food prices.
II. According to a study by the Department of Agriculture, each $1 of benefits provided to farmers for ethanol production costs consumers and taxpayers$4.
III. The average full-time farmers have an average net worth of over \$300,000.
(A) I only
(B) II only
(C) III only
(D) I and II only
(E) I, II, and III

If you have any questions
New!
SVP
Joined: 28 May 2005
Posts: 1723
Location: Dhaka
Followers: 7

Kudos [?]: 328 [0], given: 0

### Show Tags

28 Oct 2005, 14:59
I got d.
_________________

hey ya......

SVP
Joined: 16 Oct 2003
Posts: 1810
Followers: 4

Kudos [?]: 137 [0], given: 0

### Show Tags

28 Oct 2005, 17:04
D.
Senior Manager
Joined: 05 Jan 2005
Posts: 254
Followers: 1

Kudos [?]: 5 [0], given: 0

### Show Tags

28 Oct 2005, 20:08
imo - should be E !

All three add to the woes of the middle + lower income classes
Director
Joined: 15 Aug 2005
Posts: 798
Location: Singapore
Followers: 2

Kudos [?]: 55 [0], given: 0

### Show Tags

28 Oct 2005, 21:05
D it is.
I dont think farmer's income is a rip off for customers!
_________________

Cheers, Rahul.

Manager
Joined: 07 Aug 2005
Posts: 102
Followers: 1

Kudos [?]: 2 [0], given: 0

### Show Tags

28 Oct 2005, 21:51
I GOT B
Director
Joined: 29 Aug 2005
Posts: 503
Followers: 2

Kudos [?]: 12 [0], given: 0

### Show Tags

28 Oct 2005, 23:06
I got D...what is the answer??
Manager
Joined: 20 Sep 2005
Posts: 55
Followers: 0

Kudos [?]: 3 [0], given: 0

### Show Tags

30 Oct 2005, 14:59
OA is D
30 Oct 2005, 14:59
Similar topics Replies Last post
Similar
Topics:
6 Current farm policy is institutionalized penalization of 39 27 Feb 2009, 23:06
Current farm policy is institutionalized penalization of 10 03 May 2008, 01:03
Current farm policy is institutionalized penalization of 3 26 Jun 2007, 11:34
1 Current farm policy is institutionalized penalization of 8 06 Jun 2007, 04:20
Current farm policy is institutionalized penalization of 6 15 May 2007, 04:23
Display posts from previous: Sort by