Aroca county’s public schools are supported

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Unformatted text preview: Aroca County’s public schools are supported primarily by taxes on property. The county plans to eliminate the property tax and support schools with a new three percent sales tax on all retail items sold in the county. Three percent of current retail sales is less than the amount collected through property taxes, but implementation of the plan would not 25 necessarily reduce the amount of money going to Aroca County public schools, because ______. A. many Aroca County residents have already left the county because of its high property taxes B. a shopping mall likely to draw shoppers from neighboring counties is about to open in Aroca County C. at least some Aroca County parents are likely to use the money they will save on property taxes to send their children to private schools not funded by the county D. a significant proportion of parents of Aroca County public school students do not own their homes and consequently do not pay property taxes E. retailers in Aroca County are not likely to absorb the sales tax by reducing the pretax price of their goods Answer: ------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------ Q28: Fossils of the arm of a sloth found in Puerto Rico in 1991, and dated at 34 million years old, made it the earliest known mammal of the Greater Antilles islands. A. sloth found in Puerto Rico in 1991, and dated at 34 million years old, made it the earliest known mammal of B. sloth, that they found in Puerto Rico in 1991, has been dated at 34 million years old, thus making it the earliest mammal known on C. sloth that was found in Puerto Rico in 1991, was dated at 34 million years old, making this the earliest known mammal of D. sloth, found in Puerto Rico in 1991, have been dated at 34 million years old, making the sloth the earliest known mammal on E. sloth which, found in Puerto Rico in 1991, was dated at 34 million years old, made the sloth the earliest known mammal of Answer: ------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------ Q29: For protection from the summer sun, the Mojave lived in open-sided, flat-topped dwellings known as shades, each a roof of poles and arrowweed supported by posts set in a rectangle. A. each a roof of poles and arrowweed B. each a roof of poles and arrowweed that are being C. with each being a roof of poles and arrowweed D. with roofs of poles and arrowweed to be E. with roofs of poles and arrowweed that are Answer: ------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------ 26 Q30: For the first time in the modern era, non-Hispanic Whites are officially a minority in California, which amounts to a little less than half the population of the state, down from nearly there-quarters only a decade ago ....
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