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Line 8: Asteroids

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Was the World Made for Man?, Mark Twain

The speaker’s reference to asteroids (line 8) is PRIMARILY for the purpose of

A

indicating the magnitude and complexity of the world’s creation.

B

drawing a comparison to the ganoids that also survived.

C

inserting a blatantly out-of-place word as a clue to the reader.

D

expanding upon the types of creatures that have survived extinctions.

E

giving an example of one of the few types of surviving species.