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(See the complete passage discussion here: lsat/viewtopic.php?t=13369)
The correct answer choice is (A)
This Global Reference Must Be True question does not provide much basis to prephrase an answer, but it will require the only answer choice that can be confirmed by the information in the passage.
Answer choice (A): This is the correct answer choice. After extensive training on top of reasonable capacity, a superior performer could have developed the needed foundation for superior performance, so it would be quite difficult or impossible to determine whether innate talent was present at the outset.
Answer choice (B): The passage provides that innate talent does not appear to be a prerequisite to superior human performance, so this choice fails the Fact Test and should be ruled out of contention.
Answer choice (C): This an Opposite Answer, because the author points out in the passage that a basic level of skill, coupled with long term intense training seems more likely than innate talent to be the basis for eventual superior performance.
Answer choice (D): The author does not go so far as to say that innate talent is an obstacle, but just says that it need not necessarily be part of the explanation for superior performance.
Answer choice (E): Although the last paragraph does specify that motivation and interest appear to be more important predictors than innate talent, that does not mean that exceptional skill production does not depend in any way on innate talent. Since this question is not accurate according to the passage, it cannot be the right answer to this Must Be True question.