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Which of the following versions of the underlined text most effectively accomplishes this goal? (A) (as it is now) (B) the cost has soared to 1.8 cents per penny (C) economists worry that the penny is unsustainable
(D) the United States Mint has looked into less expensive metals (E) the penny is made of only 2.5% copper 2. In sentence 19 (reproduced below), the writer wants to change the conclusion by adding a direct quotation that both reinforces the main argument of the passage and places that argument in a broader context. In 2013, President Obama acknowledged that people have a sentimental attachment to the penny . Which version of the underlined text best accomplishes this purpose?
3. The writer wants to start the third paragraph (sentences 10–14) with a sentence that captures what the different claims and evidence in the paragraph are meant to show. Which of the following sentences should the writer add immediately before sentence 10 to achieve this goal?
4. The writer wants to ensure that the connotations of the underlined portion of sentence 16 (reproduced below) are appropriate to the context of the sentence. However, other countries, such as Canada and New Zealand, have successfully retired the penny without a significant increase in prices. Which of the following versions of the underlined text would best accomplish this goal?
(D) ditched (E) disowned Questions 5–7. Read the following passage carefully before you choose your answers. (1) In the 1990s, the furniture company Herman Miller developed a revolutionary new chair with an adjustable lower back and breathable upholstery. (2) But consumer focus groups derided it, failing to understand the design's innovations; only the bold decision of Herman Miller executives to release the chair anyway allowed it to become a success. (3) The popular writer

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