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Executive Flight

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A Colorado advertising executive has a flight leaving Denver at 8:00am. The flight to Chicago takes two hours. The advertising executive plans on catching a taxi for the twenty-minute ride to the office where she has a 10:30am meeting.

Assuming that each of the following statements is true, which one identifies the critical flaw in the reasoning behind the executive’s plan?

A

Planes are notorious for running late.

B

The departure city is in a time zone that is an hour earlier than the time zone of the arrival city.

C

The cost of a round-trip airplane ticket has skyrocketed in the last two years.

D

Some taxis overcharge for trips under 30 minutes.

E

Many advertising meetings start early.