Experienced gardeners advise against planting snap peas after late April because peas do not develop properly in warm...

blackberry18051995@gmail.com on February 27, 2020


Why C is not a correct one?

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SamA on February 27, 2020

Hello @blackberry18051995@gmail.com,

I approach parallel reasoning questions by removing the specifics of the argument.

A general rule is established. An exception to the rule is presented. The rule will likely not apply in this case.

Which answer choice matches this format? B.
General rule: African violets don't thrive in sunlight, so they should be placed in north-facing windows
Exception: These south-facing windows are shaded by trees.
Conclusion: The african violets should grow properly in this case.

Answer choice C begins with a general rule. It also has the exception of maple trees, so I see why you were tempted by this answer. However, B is better because it has the positive result similar to the stimulus. The peas and the violets are likely to succeed, contrary to the general rule.

Jonathan on May 18, 2020

I also think(may be I am inaccurate), the last sentence of the answer choice C , talks about the outcome of the introduced negative factor like the maple trees characteristics than the flowers in the shade. may be...