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Each of the following questions consists of two statements, I in the left-hand column and II in the right-hand column. For each question, determine whether statement I is true or false and whether statement II is true or false. Select the appropriate answer combination from the choices below. Choices with a filled CE oval denote that statement II is a correct explanation of the true statement I.

Statement I Reason Statement II
The combustion of fuels containing sulfur leads to the production of acid rain BECAUSE sulfur oxides form acid solutions in water.

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The figure shows a sample answer grid for question number one hundred one. Option (A) shows the sample answer grid that has a true and a false bubble option for the Roman numeral I statement, a true and false bubble option for the Roman numeral II statement, and a single bubble option for C E. For the Roman numeral I statement the true bubble is filled in, for the Roman numeral II statement the true bubble is filled in, and the C E bubble is filled in.

Correct Answer: 
Yes

The figure shows a sample answer grid for question number one hundred one. Option (B) shows the sample answer grid that has a true and false bubble option for the Roman numeral I statement, a true and false bubble option for the Roman numeral II statement, and a single bubble option for C E. For the Roman numeral I statement the true bubble is filled in, for the Roman numeral II statement the true bubble is filled in, and the C E bubble is NOT filled in.

Correct Answer: 
No

The figure shows a sample answer grid for question number one hundred one. Option (C) shows the sample answer grid that has a true and false bubble option for the Roman numeral I statement, a true and false bubble option for the Roman numeral II statement, and a single bubble option for C E. For the Roman numeral I statement the true bubble is filled in, for the Roman numeral II statement the false bubble is filled in, and the C E bubble is NOT filled in.

Correct Answer: 
No

The figure shows a sample answer grid for question number one hundred one. Option (D) shows the sample answer grid that has a true and false bubble option for the Roman numeral I statement, a true and false bubble option for the Roman numeral II statement, and a single bubble option for C E. For the Roman numeral I statement the false bubble is filled in, for the Roman numeral II statement the true bubble is filled in, and the C E bubble is NOT filled in.

Correct Answer: 
No

The figure shows a sample answer grid for question number one hundred one. Option (E) shows the sample answer grid that has a true and false bubble option for the Roman numeral I statement, a true and false bubble option for the Roman numeral II statement, and a single bubble option for C E. For the Roman numeral I statement the false bubble is filled in, for the Roman numeral II statement the false bubble is filled in, and the C E bubble is NOT filled in.

Correct Answer: 
No

The correct answer is T, T, CE.

The combustion of fuels containing sulfur produces text SO end text subscript 2 end subscript left parenthesis g right parenthesis. This text SO end text subscript 2 end subscript left parenthesis g right parenthesis is oxidized in the atmosphere to text SO end text subscript 3 end subscript left parenthesis g right parenthesis. The reaction text SO end text subscript 3 end subscript left parenthesis g right parenthesis plus text H end text subscript 2 end subscript text O end text left parenthesis l right parenthesis invisible times rightwards arrow text H end text subscript 2 end subscript text S end text text O end text subscript 4 end subscript invisible times left parenthesis a q right parenthesis then occurs in the atmosphere: this acid can then fall as rain, snow, or mist. Statement text II end text is a correct explanation of statement text I end text.

Question Difficulty: 
easy