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Quy on October 19, 2019

Question 12

I have a hard time for this question. I thought the cause is the decrease of the songbirds?

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Skylar on October 19, 2019 Happy to help!

The effect will always refer to the phenomenon we want to explain, and the cause will refer to the explanation proposed to have led to that effect. In this case, the passage states that "many people want to explain this decrease as..." so we see that people are trying to explain the decrease of songbirds. Therefore, the decrease of songbirds is the effect and the explanation for this effect will be the cause.

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