- This is just a fact that helps prove Temple wrong. It’s far from the main point of the passage, which was to describe and discredit Temple’s theory.
- CORRECT. This covers everything. First the author describes Temple’s theory, with skepticism. Then in the final paragraph the author’s shows the theory is probably wrong. In fact, Calvaria major trees probably aren’t even going extinct.
- This contradicts the fourth paragraph, which shows that Temple was probably mistaken.
- Same as C.
- Lines 48-51 indicate that Calvaria major trees may in fact not be scarce.
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