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their survival prospects. -------------------------------------------------------------------------------- Q2: According to the passage, the “key actors” (line 34) view a firm’s downsizing activities as an indication of the firm’s A. troubled financial condition B. inability to develop effective long-term strategies C. inability to retain vital organizational resources D. desire to boost its stock price E. desire to become more competitive Answer: -------------------------------------------------------------------------------- Q3: The primary purpose of the passage is to -------------------------------------------------------------------------------- 14
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Q4: The passage suggests which of the following about the claim that a firm will become more efficient and competitive by downsizing? ------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------ Q5: Vorland’s government is planning a nationwide ban on smoking in restaurants. The objection that the ban would reduce restaurants’ revenues is ill founded. Several towns in Vorland enacted restaurant smoking restrictions five years ago. Since then, the amount the government collects in restaurant meal taxes in those towns has increased 34 percent, on average, but only 26 percent elsewhere in Vorland. The amount collected in restaurant meal taxes closely reflects restaurants’ revenues. Which of the following, if true, most undermines the defense of the government’s plan? ------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------ Q6: After more than four decades of research and development, a new type of jet engine is being tested that could eventually propel aircraft anywhere in the world within two hours or help boost cargoes into space at significantly lower costs than current methods permit. A. tested that could eventually propel aircraft anywhere in the world within two hours or help B. tested that could eventually have the capability of propelling aircraft anywhere in the world within two hours or to help C. tested, eventually able to propel aircraft anywhere in the world within two hours, or helping 15
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