Reading Comprehension: Structure Questions
The function of the last paragraph is to
Although the author mentions that diversification is the riskiest of all the strategies in the matrix, he or she does not warn against using it.
Although diversification is similar to product development in that they both advocate the use of new products, diversification is not the most similar to product development (market penetration is just as similar, in that they both propose the use of existing markets).
The author does not provide an example of a business which used diversification but describes the strategy itself.
Diversification is not mentioned in the first paragraph.
Diversification is the riskiest of all the strategies, and market penetration is the least risky. Diversification also promotes the use of new products in new markets, while market penetration promotes the use of existing products in existing markets.