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(a) The FTC has responsibility for preventing unfair methods of competition and unfair and
deceptive business practices. Describe three examples of business activities that could be declared unlawful by the FTC pursuant to these powers.
(b) Does the FTC have to prove that these examples involve violations of the Sherman or Clayton Acts to be successful in establishing an unfair method of competition or an unfair or deceptive business practice? Explain.