Politician: Of the candidates running, Thompson is the best person to lead this nation. For one thing, Thompson oppos...

on May 9, 2018

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What is the difference between A and B?

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Christopher on May 12, 2018

@nishkrish the difference comes down to how each answer interacts with the argument. The argument is giving Thompson's opposition to taxes as an example of what makes him a better leader than other candidates, which is what (A) refutes by saying a person's stance on taxes has nothing to do with analyzing leadership skills. The author is not arguing that anyone who opposes taxes must be a good leader, which is what (B) refutes.