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# 20. The government decides te impese a per unit tax en the sale ef beer levied en the buyers ef beer. If the market fer beer is perfectly cempetitjve...

The answer is B. But I don't know why B is correct and others wrong. Please give the steps to explain each answer. Thanks

20. The government decides te impese a per unit tax en the sale ef beer levied en the
buyers ef beer. If the market fer beer is perfectly cempetitjve then a} bi if the price elasticity ef demand fer beer is —2_? and the price elasticity ef supply is +1-4, the effective burden ef the tax will be greater en the buyer than en
the seller. if the price elasticity ef demand fer beer is 4]-? and the price elasticity ef supply is +0-4, the effective burden ef the tax will be greater en the seller than en
the buyer. if the price elasticity of demand fer beer is 413 and the price elasticity of supply is +0-9 the effective burden ef the tax will be greater en the seller than en the buyer. if the price elasticity of demand fer beer is 4.9 and the price elasticity of supply is +2-4, the effective burden ef the tax will be greater en the seller than en
the buyer_l if the price elasticity ef demand fer beer is —2.5 and the price elasticity ef supply is +1-5, the effective burden ef the tax will be greater en the buyer than an
the seller.

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