Passage II

11. Which of the following assumptions would be most critical for a reader to accept in order to agree fully
with the author’s claims in the passage?


  • A. Shantytowns in the Amazon need to be relocated if
    the forest is to be saved.

  • B. Learning to make consistently good guitars
    requires access to the best materials available.

  • C. Small-scale rural producers in the Amazon can
    help preserve the forest by being innovative.

  • D. Consumers outside of the Amazon can do little to
    help prevent deforestation.