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Complete Question Explanation

The correct answer choice is (A).

Answer choice (A): This is the correct answer choice.

Answer choice (B):

Answer choice (C):

Answer choice (D):

Answer choice (E):

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Hi! Can you please explain why E is wrong?
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 Ryan Twomey
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Hey Sicm,

E is incorrect specifically because the passage does not say anything about the need to restrict a monopoly itself. The passage seems to be okay with monopolies existing, just not the abuse of a monopoly. The abuse of a monopoly is spelled out in the 4th paragraph: excluding competition and leverage. There is a nice example in that paragraph that will help you understand the concept of leverage.

So to sum up, E is wrong because the passage does not at all discuss anything about the need to restrict monopolies, instead focusing on the need to restrict monopoly's abuse of power.

Hope this helps.


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