Commonlit-CONFLICTING NEWS REPORTS ON THE FATE OF THE SINKING TITANIC Which statement best describes the relationship between the two newspaper articles?
A The first article includes correct information about why the ship sank while the second article incorrectly claims the ship did not sink.
B Both articles included information about the trouble the ship had when it first left harbor.
C The first article includes more details about the passengers on the ship than does the second article.
D Both articles incorrectly claim that the ship did not sink after hitting the iceberg.
The articles discuss the Titanic, a massive ship that sank in 1912. Titanic was the largest ship of its time, and it was so beautiful that passengers nicknamed it “the ship of their dreams.”
Option D is correct as both articles were incorrect in the end in that the ship did not sink after hitting the iceberg.
Other Options are incorrect as,
Option A is incorrect as in this statement it is mentioned that first gave the correct information about why the ship sank but at the end of the article it stated that the ship did not sink which was wrong.
Option B is incorrect as No both of the articles did not mention anything like this.
Option C is incorrect as the articles did not mention a lot about the passengers.
Thus Option D is a correct statement about both articles.