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In the United States, injuries to passengers involved in automobile accidents are typically more severe than in Europe, where laws require a different kind of safety belt. It is clear from this that the United States needs to adopt more stringent standards for safety belt design to protect automobile passengers better.

Each of the following, if true, weakens the argument above EXCEPT:

(A) Europeans are more likely to wear safety belts than are people in the United States.
(B) Unlike United States drivers, European drivers receive training in how best to react in the event of an accident to minimize injuries to themselves and to their passengers.
(C) Cars built for the European market tend to have more sturdy construction than do cars built for the United States market.
(D) Automobile passengers in the United States have a greater statistical chance of being involved in an accident than do passengers in Europe.
(E) States that have recently begun requiring the European safety belt have experienced no reduction in the average severity of injuries
suffered by passengers in automobile accidents
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 [#permalink] New post 22 Jan 2004, 11:38
shubhangi,

You realize that this is an "EXCEPT" question, right?
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 [#permalink] New post 22 Jan 2004, 11:46
Is it A? if it's wrong, that's because I haven't had lunch yet
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 [#permalink] New post 22 Jan 2004, 11:47
Oh..gosh misreading .. so sorry..it should be A then.
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 [#permalink] New post 22 Jan 2004, 12:33
I will go for D. D strengthens the argument.
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 [#permalink] New post 23 Jan 2004, 01:39
POE very well works here. if people in US have greater chances of meeting an accident then it does not matter if they wear seat belts from US or from Europe. so its D.
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 [#permalink] New post 23 Jan 2004, 20:04
D, Final Answer..........but I got influenzed by E first answer as it was visible while I was reading the question.
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