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Unformatted text preview: Swift took many business risks, but luckily they all worked out well for him. He took a big risk in trying to bring meat to the people; there would have been much less transportation issues if the meat was sold in the same town that it was slaughtered, He also took a risk in shipping the meat after it had been butchered, instead of before. It could have easily become spoiled during the trip, leaving many people sick and unhappy. Probably one of the biggest risks he took was developing the refrigerator car; the idea could have flopped, losing him a lot of money. 3. Can you see a fifth resource in this article? If so, what would it be? Give an example. I think that a fifth resource he may have used was machinery. Examples of this include the machines at the slaughterhouses and, of course, the famous refrigerator car....
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