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PrepTest 73, Passage 3, Question 18



Summary
The content focuses on dissecting a GRE question about the main function of a paragraph within a passage, specifically identifying the correct answer through elimination and understanding of the paragraph's content.
  • The question pertains to identifying the purpose of the first paragraph in a passage.
  • The first paragraph introduces critics and Marcuse's views on advertisements, which the author disagrees with.
  • Incorrect answer choices are eliminated by understanding what content is actually covered in the first paragraph versus what is not.
  • The correct answer is identified as describing Marcuse's views on the negative aspects of advertising.
  • The process emphasizes the importance of closely reading and understanding the passage to accurately answer GRE questions.
Chapters
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Understanding the Question
00:07
Analyzing the Paragraph's Content
00:21
Eliminating Incorrect Answers
00:00
Identifying the Correct Answer