It can be inferred from the passage that the author would be most likely to agree with which one of the following sta...

Ryan on October 7, 2019

Why is B correct? Why is D incorrect?


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Irina on October 29, 2019


(B) is correct because the passage tells us that risks associated with airline travel are typically considered involuntary even though the passengers chose to travel by plane (lines 25-28), and the focus of policy experts are on aggregate lives, so individual decisions are large roy irrelevant (lines 11-12). (D) is incorrect because the author argues that policy should be guided by a better understanding of factors that underlie judgments about voluntariness rather than simply one's decision to partake in an activity that bears certain risk.