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    Britain has a higher proportion of economically active women than any of our four EC parteners, with the exception of Denmark.

    YES or NO
    : Denmark is the only EC country with fewer economically active women than Britain.

    I think answer should be 'No.' Am I right?


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    You're right, Denmark has more.

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    Thanks.


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    Re: Answer to Question

    Quote Originally Posted by kohyoongliat View Post
    Britain has a higher proportion of economically active women than any of our four EC parteners, with the exception of Denmark.

    YES or NO
    : Denmark is the only EC country with fewer economically active women than Britain.

    I think answer should be 'No.' Am I right?
    I am confused.

    There seems to be a conflict here - the first statement indicates that of the four EC partners, Britain has proportionally more economically active women apart from Denmark [conclusion - Denmark has more], whereas the second states that Denmark is the only EC country with fewer such women.

    What is the question?

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    Re: Answer to Question

    In fact the answer to the second statement is NO, i.e. it is false.

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