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"Law" of Competition

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The Gospel of Wealth, Andrew Carnegie

Carnegie, Andrew. "The Gospel of Wealth." 1889. Digital History. Digital History, n.d. Web. 1 Mar. 2016.

In lines 66-67, what is the effect of referring to competition as a “law”?

A

It suggests that it is a scientific phenomenon.

B

It suggests that it is a fixed and predictable system.

C

It suggests that it has the support of the community.

D

It suggests that it has religious justification.

E

It suggests that it is a tool of oppression.