The author of passage B would be most likely to agree with which one of the following statements regarding researcher...

on January 14, 2019

Why is the correct answer D?

I dont understand the correct answer choice. Could someone explain?

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Michelle on February 2, 2019

Thanks for your question @alexaojanovac1

We find our answer to this question in Passage B's final paragraph. The author says, "These arguments are circular: conscious intention is ruled out a priori and then its absence is taken as evidence..."

Ruling something out a priori, or before observance, means you're making assumptions without any evidence.

Hope this helps!