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Read The Text carefully then Answer the questions based on the text.The following text is for the questions 1 to 5.Robots have become a common sight in Japanese factories. It is estimated that as many assixty percent of Japanese manufacturing firms now have industrial robots or other computerequipments. The robots are mostly of one type, faceless, bodiless, one-arm robots. Most do thework of the shoulder, elbow, wrist and finger of human.What are the effects of using so many faceless, bodiless, one-arm robots in Javanesefactories? It is clear that there are many advantages. Robots have taken over many of the hot,dirty, dangerous, tiring and boring jobs on the production line, especially in car factories.Secondly robots are small, strong, easy to use and look after and are quite cheap. They also workfaster and better than human. Besides, they make fewer mistakes. Moreover the quality of theirwork is better.It is easy to see, therefore, the advantages of using industrial robots. But what aboutdisadvantages? The main one is unemployment. It is estimated that at least 50.000 workers inJapan have been replaced by robots. Most of these workers are old and middle-aged men andyoung women. Although some workers have move into other jobs in the factory such asSales or computer-programming, many workers now spend their time in unimportantposition on the production line, like pushing buttons on robots.1.What does the text mainly discuss?

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