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The rain throughout Spain tends to stay mainly in the plains. Flowers tend to grow more thickly where rain is plentiful.
Which of the following inferences is best supported by the statements made above?
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If the rain in Spain stays mainly in the plains (Premise A) and flowers grow more thickly where there is a lot of rain (Premise B), flowers must grow more thickly in the plains of Spain, where they receive their fill of water.
There is absolutely no need to know what flora or fauna are to cross out this one. A research is a new premise. It could never be an inference.
We have no basis for drawing such a far-reaching conclusion. Inferring about the existence of animals in Spain's hilly areas is a huge leap forward, whereas we are looking for one small step.
This answer choice is out of scope. We are told too little about the rain's influence to infer anything concerning the rain's role in Spain's ecosystem.
Jumping from flowers growing more thickly where there is a lot of rain to flowers not growing at all where there is less rain is a leap. Remember, we are looking for a small step forward.