# 12) Which of the following scenarios describes an action that is NOT rational from an economic point of view? A)

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12) Which of the following scenarios describes an action that is NOT rational from an economic point of view?

A)         After drinking one martini, James buys and drinks a second martini even though the marginal benefit of the second martini is lower than the marginal benefit of the first.

B)         Eric buys a replacement ticket to the basketball game after he realizes that he accidentally left his original ticket at home.

C)         Emily chooses to attend a social event on Tuesday night instead of studying even though she has an important exam on Wednesday morning.

D)         US Airways sells a last-minute ticket to Don for $50 even though its average cost per passenger is$250.

E)         None of the above

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