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Aug '16
MCAT Question of the Day | MCAT Course

  • Q:

    Jamal has to take a trip across country to start a new job. Although he has never traveled by either method, he decides to take the bus because he has read a lot of headlines about plane crashes lately. Which explanation below explains Jamal's reasoning?



    Plane crashes get a lot of media attention and therefore more easily come to mind.


    Some people are very confident in their opinion, despite contradictory information.


    It can be very difficult to change someone's mind if they are sure.


    Jamal thinks that one crash represents the norm in the airline industry.

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