Thank you for using the timer!
We noticed you are actually not timing your practice. Click the START button first next time you use the timer.
There are many benefits to timing your practice, including:
The long-term financial stability of big multinational [#permalink]
19 Jul 2005, 16:28
0% (00:00) correct
0% (00:00) wrong based on 0 sessions
HideShow timer Statistics
2. The long-term financial stability of big multinational companies is in clear danger. As competition in the market intensifies, directors tend to put more emphasis on immediate rather than far-off benefits and judge the rest of the personnel on the same quick-advantage principle. As a result, seeking immediate improvement, managers often make populist decisions which can prove detrimental to the well-being of the company in the long run.
Which of the following best reflects the roles of the highlighted portions of the argument?
A: the first is a course of action that brought about a problem; the second is the argumentâ€™s main conclusion
B: the first is a piece of data necessary for the conclusion to be properly drawn; the second is an example that illustrates the authorâ€™s main point
C: the first explains reasons for a type of behavior; the second is an example that shows why this behavior is self-destructive
D: the first mentions a phenomenon that led to the situation which is described in the second to support the authorâ€™s main point
E: the first is a piece of evidence used to support the argumentâ€™s main conclusion set out in the second
Last edited by Praetorian on 19 Jul 2005, 17:31, edited 1 time in total.