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Points Argued in Paragraph 6

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Report on Child Labor - Massachusetts Commission, 1867
A Massachusetts commission in 1867 issued a report recommending legislation to improve the conditions of child labor. Part of the report appears here.

Massachusetts Commission. Reports of Commissioners on the Hours of Labor. BOSTON: WRIGHT & POTTER, STATE PRINTERS, 1867. Archive.org. Web. 29 Mar. 2016.

All of the following are points argued in paragraph 6 (lines 27-37) EXCEPT:

A

If the work day is reduced to ten hours, the employees would be more skilled.

B

Too many hours worked in a day causes low morale in the employees.

C

Child laborers would eventually take over all of the adult positions in factories.

D

More upper class citizens would be inclined to seek out work in factories if the working hours were reduced and conditions improved.