A certain automaker aims to increase its market share by deeply discounting its vehicles’ prices for the next several months. The discounts will cut into profits, but because they will be heavily advertised the manufacturer hopes that they will attract buyers away from rival manufacturer...
With a record number of new companies starting up in Derderia, and with previously established companies adding many new jobs, a record number of new jobs were created last year in the Derderian economy. This year, previously established companies will not be adding as many new jobs overal...
Many people suffer an allergic reaction to certain sulfites, including those that are commonly added to wine as preservatives. However, since there are several wine makers who add sulfites to none of the wines they produce, people who would like to drink wine but are allergic to sulfites ...
Astronomer: Observations of the Shoemaker-Levi comet on its collision course with Jupiter showed that the comet broke into fragments before entering Jupiter’s atmosphere in 1994, but they did not show how big those fragments were. Nevertheless, some indication of their size can be infe...
Which of the following most logically completes the passage?Concerned about financial well-being of its elderly citizens, the government of Runagia decided two years ago to increase by 20 percent the government-provided pension paid to all Runagians over 65. Inflation in the intervening p...
Marconi’s conception of the radio was as a substitute for the telephone, a tool for private conversation; instead, it is precisely the opposite, a tool for communicating with a large, public audience.
Originally developed for detecting air pollutants, a technique called proton-induced X-ray emission, which can quickly analyze the chemical elements in almost any substance without destroying it, is finding uses in medicine, archaeology, and criminology.
While it costs about the same to run nuclear plants as other types of power plants, it is the fixed costs that stem from building nuclear plants that makes it more expensive for them to generate electricity.
Authoritative parents are more likely than permissive parents to have children who as adolescents are self-confident, high in self-esteem, and responsibly independent.
Among the objects found in the excavated temple were small terra-cotta effigies left by supplicants who were either asking the goddess Bona Dea’s aid in healing physical and mental ills or thanking her for such help.
A difference in which of the following would be an example of inequality In transaction costs as alluded to in the highlighted text?
The passage states that traditional studies of the financial market overlook imbalances in the allocation of financial resources because
According to the passage, a questionable assumption of the conventional theory about the operation of financial markets is that
According to the passage, analysts have conventionally tendedto view those who participate in financial markets as
The passage is primarily concerned with
Which of the following best describes one of the "elements of Irony" referred to in the highlighted text?
According to the passage, the development of archival research and the critical editing of collections of docu...
The primary purpose of the passage is to
The author of the passage mentions the Progressives as examples of historians who
According to the passage, which of the following is true of northeasters?
Which of the following can be inferred from the passage about storms that lend themselves to atmospheric measurements?
The primary purpose of the passage is to
The author of the passage is primarily concerned with
Which of the following can be inferred regarding the "gender ideology" mentioned in the highlighted text?
According to the passage, Faue's study and Gabin's study agree in that both
The passage suggests that the economists mentioned in the highlighted text would have expected which of the foliowing to occur during the 1960's in the United States?
It can be inferred from the passage that the author believes which of the following about women's relationship to politicsin the nineteenth-century United States?
Which of the following best summarizes the main point of the passage?
According to the passage, the ideology of female benevolence was consistent with women taking part in each of the following spheres of activity EXCEPT
According to the passage, recent fieldwork has revealed which of the following about rights to hunting territories in Algonquian societies?