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Now is an excellent time to invest in the catering business. A survey conducted by Weddings magazine found that 70 percent of the magazine’s readers want a catered wedding reception. An analysis of the catering industry, however, shows that the current number of caterers can serve only 55 percent of the weddings likely to occur each year.

8.Which of the following, if true, reveals a weakness in the evidence cited above?

(A) Catering is a highly labor-intensive business.
(B) Caterers are not evenly distributed across the country.
(C) The number of weddings with catered receptions has been growing each year for the past five years.
(D) Readers of Weddings magazine are more likely than most people to want a catered reception.
(E) Weddings magazine includes both articles about catered receptions and articles about preparing food oneself for one’s wedding reception.
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25 Dec 2010, 07:44
I think this should be posted in CR not SC. D should be the answer though.

I can't see anything in the other alternatives that would even come close to D.
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25 Dec 2010, 08:33
+1 D

Agree. This is a CR question.
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25 Dec 2010, 12:24
Sorry to post in the SC section...
Re: Caterers   [#permalink] 25 Dec 2010, 12:24
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