According to the passage, proponents of the cooling hypothesis suggested that the circumpolar vortex is likely to exp...

on August 10 at 07:09PM

Ans Choice D

Hi, I referred the first few lines of the second paragraph and thought D made more sense. Could you explain where the reference for E comes. Thanks in advance

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Annie on August 13 at 01:09AM

Hi @ankita96,

Answer (D) is actually correct! Answer (D) is supported at lines 30-34.

Answer (E) is incorrect and is not supported by the passage. As you can see at Line 30-34, the theory does not draw a distinction between temperatures at the middle and high latitudes, but rather between temperatures at the middle + high latitudes and the temperatures at the warm tropical latitudes.