According to promotional material published by the city of Springfield, more tourists stay in hotels in Springfield than stay in the neighboring city of Harristown. A brochure from the largest hotel in Harristown claims that more tourists stay in that hotel than stay in the Royal Arms Hotel in Springfield. If both of these sources are accurate, however, the county report on Tourism must be in error in indicating that _______.
Correct: Tourists in city: Springfield > Harristown
Correct: Tourist in Hotel: Royal Arms Hotel < Largest Hotel of Harristown
Error = ?
A. more tourists stay in hotel accommodations in Harristown than stay in the Royal Arms Hotel
Could be, since there are other hotels in Springfield
B. the Royal Arms Hotel is the only hotel in Springfield
Is impossible, since there were more tourists in the largest Hotel of Harristown than in Royal Arms Hotel
C. there are several hotels in Harristown that are larger than the Royal Arms Hotel
Possible, doesn't mean that they had more guests.
D. some of the tourists who have stayed in hotels in Harristown have also stayed in the Royal Arms Hotel
Possible, could be that only two tourists stayed in both hotels
E. some hotels in Harristown have fewer tourist guests each year than the Royal Arms Hotel has