By the term "forces of persuasion" (line 32), the author most probably refers to

Dalton on October 22 at 01:42PM

Why is A incorrect?

Why is A incorrect?

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Ben on October 22 at 05:59PM

Hi xDaltonLaney, thanks for the question!

Answer choice A is incorrect because the passage does not speak about the forces of persuasion to mean that they are intentionally dishonest. If anything, the passage is discussing the way that advertising creates false needs, but this is through manipulation rather than lies.

Hope this helps!