The author of passage A would be most likely to take which one of the following results mentioned in passage B as sup...

Michaela on October 8 at 12:29AM

Still don't understand

Hi- I still do not understand why B is the correct answer choice.

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Emil on October 10 at 01:45AM

Hi, the final sentence we are trying to support is that negative evidence is rarely conclusive because there are many reasons a theory can seem to be disproved, such as bad measurement or assumptions, that do not actually disprove the core of the theory. The discovery of Uranus is an example of this. It was apparently negative evidence, but ultimately it was not a true black swan because it did not actually disconfirm any theory, it just showed that an assumption that had been made in making calculations was wrong, not the underlying theory.