ASVAB Armed Services Vocational Aptitude Battery (#44)

Section: Paragraph comprehension

In 1973, when the OPEC nations embargoed oil exports to the United States, their action signaled an unprecedented rise in oil prices. In feet, crude oil prices quadrupled, sending oil-dependent countries into a recession. One of the results of the oil embargo was that

the United States embargoed oil exports of OPEC nations.
the price of crude oil declined.
the price of crude oil doubled.
oil-dependent countries experienced a recession.