At one sitting, a typical doughnut eater consumes 4 doughnuts containing a total of 680 calories and 40 grams of fat....

Claire on February 11 at 08:36PM

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Why is the answer not A?

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Michelle on February 12 at 01:41PM

Thanks for your question @claire-crites

The conclusion of the argument is that "as far as total fat and calories content is concerned, there is very little difference between what a typical doughnut eater and a typical bagel eater each consumed at one sitting."

Note that the argument is only drawing conclusions about comparable calorie and fat count. It makes no mention of or arguments about health impact.