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# In astronomy the term "red shift" denotes the extent to

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57. In astronomy the term "red shift" denotes the extent to which light from a distant galaxy has been shifted toward the red, or long-wave, end of the light specÂ¬trum by the rapid motion of the galaxy away from the Earth.
(A) to which light from a distant galaxy has been shifted
(B) to which light from a distant galaxy has shifted
(C) that light from a distant galaxy has been shifted
(D) of light from a distant galaxy shifting
(E) of the shift of light from a distant galaxy
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03 Sep 2004, 09:45
A for me. 40 seconds.
"the extent to which" is the right idiom so C, D and E are out
something has been shifted by something else is the right passive form
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