- 2018年03月09日13:21 来源：小站教育作者：小站GRE编辑
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"The most effective way to communicate an idea or value to large groups of people is through the use of images, not language."
Write a response in which you discuss the extent to which you agree or disagree with the statement and explain your reasoning for the position you take. In developing and supporting your position, you should consider ways in which the statement might or might not hold true and explain how these considerations shape your position.
The following appeared in a letter from a firm providing investment advice for a client.”
Most homes in the northeastern United States, where winters are typically cold, have traditionally used oil as their major fuel for heating. Last heating season that region experienced 90 days with below-normal temperatures, and climate forecasters predict that this weather pattern will continue for several more years. Furthermore, many new homes are being built in the region in response to recent population growth. Because of these trends, we predict an increased demand for heating oil and recommend investment in Consolidated Industries, one of whose major business operations is the retail sale of home heating oil."
Write a response in which you examine the stated and/or unstated assumptions of the argument. Be sure to explain how the argument depends on these assumptions and what the implications are for the argument if the assumptions prove unwarranted.
After screenwriter Neil Jordan's most recent work opened in selected urban areas, many theatergoers were (i) _____ , but after pundits expressed their (ii) _____ , acceptance of the film's unique structure increased and demand for a wider release surged.
A. skeptical D. diffidence
B. erratic E. approbation
C. ebullient F. trepidation
Employees of companies that offer corporate fitness programs consistently take fewer sick-days than do employees of companies that do not offer fitness programs. Thus, corporate fitness programs are shown to have a positive effect on the health of a company's workforce.
Which of the following, if true, most seriously weakens the argument above?
A. Other benefits offered by companies that do not offer corporate fitness programs surpass the benefits offered by companies that do offer such programs.
B. Companies that offer corporate fitness programs attract employees who are more health conscious than the employees of companies that do not offer such programs.
C. The health benefits of a corporate fitness program depend upon the particular makeup of the program.
D. Employees who participate in corporate fitness programs are not measurably less healthy than people who exercise on their own.
E. People who participate in fitness programs not offered by their employees are generally healthier than people who participate in corporate fitness programs.
Set A has 50 members and set B has 53 members. At least 2 of the members in set A are not in set B. Which of the following could be the number of members in set B that are not in set A ? Indicate all such numbers.