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# Advertiser: the revenue that newspapers and magazins earn by

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20 Jul 2004, 03:16
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Advertiser: the revenue that newspapers and magazins earn by publishing advertisements allows publishers to keep the prices per copy of their publications much lower than would otherwise be possible. Therefore, consumers benefit economically from advertising.
Consumer: But who pays for the advertising that pays for low - priced newspapers and magazines? We consumers do, because advertisers pass along advertising costs to us through the higher prices they charge for their products

Which of the following best describes how the consumer counters the advertiser's argument?
A.By alleging smth that, if true, would weaken the plausibility of the advertiser's conclusion
B. By questioning the truth of the purportedly factual statement on which the advertiser's conclusion is based
C. By offering an interpretation of the advertiser's openning statement that, if accurate, shows that there is an implicit contradiction in it
D. By pointing out that the advertiser's point of view is biased
E. By arguing that the advertisers too narrowly restricts the discussion to the effects of advertising that are economic
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20 Jul 2004, 03:18

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20 Jul 2004, 03:20
I think this CR was discussed earlier also. (At that time I chose (D))

No mistakes this time, (E) for sure.

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20 Jul 2004, 08:50
OlegC wrote:

OlegC, how did you eliminate A?

Thanks.

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