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22.Some geologists argue that if oil is as common in unsampled areas of the world as it is in those already sampled,our current estimate of reserves that exist underground must be multiplied by a factor of 10,000. From this wecan conclude that we can meet the oil needs of the entire world for at least five centuries, even assuming thatfuture consumption grows at an accelerating rate.To reach the stated conclusion, the author must assume which of the following?(A) It is possible to recover the oil contained in unexplored areas of the world(B) The consumption rate for oil will not grow rapidly(C) Oil will remain an important energy source for at least 500 years(D) The world will achieve and maintain zero population growth(E) New technology will make oil discovery and drilling more feasible than ever before
23.Commentator: The theory of trade retaliation states that countries closed out of any of another country’s marketsshould close some of their own markets to the other country in order to pressure the other country to reopen itsmarkets. If every country acted according to this theory, no country would trade with any other.The commentator’s argument relies on which of the following assumptions?
24.In the past the country of Siduria has relied heavily on imported oil. Siduria recently implemented a program toconvert heating systems from oil to natural gas. Siduria already produces more natural gas each year than itburns, and oil production in Sidurian oil fields is increasing at a steady pace. If these trends in fuel production andusage continue, therefore, Sidurian reliance on foreign sources for fuel should decline soon.Which of the following is an assumption on which the argument depends?
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