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The historian Frederick J. Turner wrote in the 1890's that the agraria

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Re: The historian Frederick J. Turner wrote in the 1890's that the agraria [#permalink]
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The prices declined in the international market , so the farmers would have preferred what ?? the prices to increase. hence, the option-
similar in size but in the opposite direction ( similar in size = increase at the same rate as the prices have decline)
( in the opposite direction = towards profit not loss)
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st8880 wrote:

The prices declined in the international market , so the farmers would have preferred what ?? the prices to increase. hence, the option-
similar in size but in the opposite direction ( similar in size = increase at the same rate as the prices have decline)
( in the opposite direction = towards profit not loss)

I agree it is in opposite direction. So we eliminate A, C and E.

B says - much smaller but in the opposite direction

Now much smaller would also work, anything in profit would work, given the agri-market was not doing well.

But on the other hand, this is a "imply" question. Which means why you want a smaller profit? You might be right. Sorry thinking out loud.
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Re: The historian Frederick J. Turner wrote in the 1890's that the agraria [#permalink]
Sajjad1994, I got 6/8 right in 10 mins 15 secs, would have got the last question right had I not rushed it. Could you share the OE for question number 7 as and when possible, would love to know where I went wrong.
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Re: The historian Frederick J. Turner wrote in the 1890's that the agraria [#permalink]
I use around 20 min in the question. I think It's too hard.
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Re: The historian Frederick J. Turner wrote in the 1890's that the agraria [#permalink]
I attempted first four question within 10 minutes and got 3 correct.
facing difficulty with primary purpose questions. any suggestions ?
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