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Exercise 1.2 - p.24

2.) If the public education fails to improve the quality of instruction in both primary and secondary schools, then it is likely that it will lose additional students to private sector in the years ahead.

Answer: Conditional

5.) it is strongly recommended that you have your house inspected for termite damage at the earliest possible opportunity.

Answer: Advice

7.) If stem-cell research is restricted, then future cures will not materialize. If future cures do not materialize, then people will die permanently. Therefore, if stem-cell research is restricted, then people will die permanently.

Answer: Hypothetical

10.) Five college student who were accused in sneaking into the Cincinnati Zoo and trying to ride the camels pleaded no contest to criminal trespass yesterday. The student scaled a fence to get into the zoo and then climbed another fence to get into the camel pit before security officials caught them, zoo officials said.

Answer: Report

11.) Mortality rates for women undergoing early abortions, where the procedure is legal, appear to be as low as or lower than the rates for normal childbirth. Consequently, any interest of the state in protecting the woman from an inherently hazardous procedure, except when it would be equally dangerous for her to forgo it, has largely disappeared.

Answer: Generalization

12.) The pace of reading, clearly, depends entirely upon the reader. He may read as slowly or as rapidly as he can or wishes to read. If he does not understand something, he may stop and reread it, or go in search of elucidation before continuing. The reader can accelerate his pace when the material is easy or less than interesting, and slow down when it is difficult or absorbing. If what he reads is moving, he can put down the book for a few moments and cope with his emotions without fear of…...

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