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# If Country X does not intervene militarily in Country Y,

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12. If Country X does not intervene militarily in Country Y, then the whole region will definitely fall under enemy influence.
It most logically follows from the statement above that, if Country X does intervene militarily in Country Y, then the whole region
(A) Will definitely fall under enemy influence
(B) Will probably fall under enemy influence
(C) Will probably not fall under enemy influence
(D) Will definitely not fall under enemy influence
(E) May or may not fall under enemy influence

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24 Oct 2005, 15:15
sushom101 wrote:
12. If Country X does not intervene militarily in Country Y, then the whole region will definitely fall under enemy influence.
It most logically follows from the statement above that, if Country X does intervene militarily in Country Y, then the whole region
(A) Will definitely fall under enemy influence
(B) Will probably fall under enemy influence
(C) Will probably not fall under enemy influence
(D) Will definitely not fall under enemy influence
(E) May or may not fall under enemy influence

I vote for E

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24 Oct 2005, 20:04
I vote for (C).
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25 Oct 2005, 00:13
E. We do not know with certainty which military is stronger, country X`s or the enemy.

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25 Oct 2005, 01:28
go E go...

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25 Oct 2005, 03:16
My pick is D!
This is a case of If X then Y and the only conclusion for this argument is If not Y, then not X.

X is Country X does not intervene
Y is whole region will definitely fall
SO, If not Y, which is the whole region will definitely not fall, then not X which is Country X does intervene.
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25 Oct 2005, 10:17
OA is E

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25 Oct 2005, 10:18
OA is E

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28 Oct 2005, 02:55
GMATT73 wrote:
E. We do not know with certainty which military is stronger, country X`s or the enemy.

I guess this is a perfect OE.
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28 Oct 2005, 15:47
I got E as well.... but what is the difference between C and E.
To me both E and C means same.
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28 Oct 2005, 17:32
I got E as well.

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28 Oct 2005, 17:53
nakib77 wrote:
I got E as well.... but what is the difference between C and E.
To me both E and C means same.

* may or may not = 50%
* will probably not = 10~20%
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29 Oct 2005, 06:47
gamjatang wrote:
nakib77 wrote:
I got E as well.... but what is the difference between C and E.
To me both E and C means same.

* may or may not = 50%
* will probably not = 10~20%

Going by this explaination we should get 'C'.
Opposite of 'definitely' will be 'probably'. It will only be a probability that the country 'Y' would be in the enemy influence if 'X' intervened.

What says U?

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