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    In the great depression the empire fell apart like a < >.

    a. red herring
    b. house of cards
    c. pristine cotage
    d. poor castle

    I don't know the answer, and what each means.
    thanks a lot.

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    Re: Question

    B. House of cards

    This answer refers to a "house" built out of a deck of playing cards. It is very fragile, and the slightest movement or gust of air will knock it over.

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