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Archeological research suggests that fossil remains of the subspecies of Homo sapiens known as Neanderthal man are approximately 25,000 years as old as the earliest known fossils of the current existing subspecies, of which we are members

a) as old as the earliest knows fossils of the current
b) older than the earliest known fossils of the current
c) as old as the current
d) older than the earliest known fossils of the currently
e) as old as the currently


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whats the idom here???
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 [#permalink] New post 21 Jun 2005, 10:38
Looks D to me

as old as does create a contrast as does older than..

A, C and E are out

So left with B and D

Need an adjective Currently instead of a noun current.

So D it is..
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 [#permalink] New post 21 Jun 2005, 22:42
A, C and E can be eliminated as it should be older.

Between B & D my ans is B because i think 'current' sounds more correct her than 'currently'
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 [#permalink] New post 22 Jun 2005, 00:10
as old as and older than are all valid idioms.

but "current existing" sounds repetitive so i'll go with currently.

My pick is D.
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 [#permalink] New post 22 Jun 2005, 03:05
D it is.
Currently refers to existing. (Check that by substituting "existing" with "that exist" -> of the subspecies that currently exist)
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 [#permalink] New post 22 Jun 2005, 07:18
OA is D....

my Verbal skill have been diminished :( due to lack of practice...I scored a 31 on PR test....I normally score in the 40s...

and I am planning on taking the exam on Jun30th....shoot!
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