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on another note....How many of you have gotten more than 2 bold face questions on PowerPrep? I just took mine, I got 2 ...in OG (10th edition) I only see 1 BF CR question...I wonder where the 2nd bold face came from?
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The choice is between A and B.

C,D, E are all wrong.. because of redundancy of due and because...
And E changes the meaning of the sentence. In E, due is used as a verb rather than an infinitive.

I will go with B.

A again tries to use due as a verb.
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close but no cigar... :wink:


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The choice is between A and B.

C,D, E are all wrong.. because of redundancy of due and because...
And E changes the meaning of the sentence. In E, due is used as a verb rather than an infinitive.

I will go with B.

A again tries to use due as a verb.
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New post 27 Jul 2005, 20:54
I would choose A for this question...cant find anything wrong..
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New post 27 Jul 2005, 21:14
A.

B is not correct because it has "than" but we need comaritives such as more, larger, greater, longer etc to make the proper use of than. so B cannot be correct. all other choices are obviously wrong.
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New post 28 Jul 2005, 07:49
Why I picked B is because DUE seems to act like an verb.

But I would accept A as an OA...
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OA is A...

and yes "than" made all the difference...
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