Find all School-related info fast with the new School-Specific MBA Forum

It is currently 24 Nov 2014, 01:31

Close

GMAT Club Daily Prep

Thank you for using the timer - this advanced tool can estimate your performance and suggest more practice questions. We have subscribed you to Daily Prep Questions via email.

Customized
for You

we will pick new questions that match your level based on your Timer History

Track
Your Progress

every week, we’ll send you an estimated GMAT score based on your performance

Practice
Pays

we will pick new questions that match your level based on your Timer History

Not interested in getting valuable practice questions and articles delivered to your email? No problem, unsubscribe here.

Events & Promotions

Events & Promotions in June
Open Detailed Calendar

Sc- In scotland

  Question banks Downloads My Bookmarks Reviews Important topics  
Author Message
Manager
Manager
avatar
Joined: 09 Jul 2007
Posts: 178
Followers: 1

Kudos [?]: 11 [0], given: 0

Sc- In scotland [#permalink] New post 01 Oct 2007, 07:55
In Scotland, the number of wild salmon have been reduced because of uncontrolled deepsea and costal netting, by pollution, and by various other threats to the fish’s habitat.

A. number of wild salmon have been reduced because of uncontrolled deep-sea and
coastal netting
B. number of wild salmon is reduced because deep-sea and coastal netting is not
controlled
C. numbers of wild salmon has been reduced because of uncontrolled deep-sea and
coastal netting
D. wild salmon’s numbers are reduced by deep-sea and coastal netting that is not
controlled
E. wild salmon’s numbers have been reduced by uncontrolled deep-sea and coastal
netting
VP
VP
avatar
Joined: 15 Jul 2004
Posts: 1473
Schools: Wharton (R2 - submitted); HBS (R2 - submitted); IIMA (admitted for 1 year PGPX)
Followers: 16

Kudos [?]: 106 [0], given: 13

Re: Sc- In scotland [#permalink] New post 01 Oct 2007, 07:58
12345678 wrote:
In Scotland, the number of wild salmon have been reduced because of uncontrolled deepsea and costal netting, by pollution, and by various other threats to the fish’s habitat.

A. number of wild salmon have been reduced because of uncontrolled deep-sea and
coastal netting
B. number of wild salmon is reduced because deep-sea and coastal netting is not
controlled
C. numbers of wild salmon has been reduced because of uncontrolled deep-sea and
coastal netting
D. wild salmon’s numbers are reduced by deep-sea and coastal netting that is not
controlled
E. wild salmon’s numbers have been reduced by uncontrolled deep-sea and coastal
netting


E is the only one that makes sense...
Manager
Manager
avatar
Joined: 18 Jan 2007
Posts: 97
Followers: 1

Kudos [?]: 3 [0], given: 0

[#permalink] New post 01 Oct 2007, 09:08
E i agree. verbs all match up. only one that works. numbers of to be avoided.
Manager
Manager
avatar
Joined: 10 Sep 2007
Posts: 161
Followers: 1

Kudos [?]: 5 [0], given: 0

 [#permalink] New post 01 Oct 2007, 12:51
what is wrong with "C"
VP
VP
avatar
Joined: 15 Jul 2004
Posts: 1473
Schools: Wharton (R2 - submitted); HBS (R2 - submitted); IIMA (admitted for 1 year PGPX)
Followers: 16

Kudos [?]: 106 [0], given: 13

 [#permalink] New post 01 Oct 2007, 13:02
Cooper2248817 wrote:
what is wrong with "C"


numbers...has????
CEO
CEO
User avatar
Joined: 21 Jan 2007
Posts: 2768
Location: New York City
Followers: 8

Kudos [?]: 274 [0], given: 4

 [#permalink] New post 01 Oct 2007, 13:09
B

numbers is correct, but not in this context
Director
Director
User avatar
Joined: 31 Mar 2007
Posts: 586
Location: Canada eh
Followers: 6

Kudos [?]: 39 [0], given: 0

 [#permalink] New post 01 Oct 2007, 13:29
Clear E

E maintains parallelism (by X, by Y, and by Z) and correct tense (numbers have been reduced)
Manager
Manager
avatar
Joined: 09 Jul 2007
Posts: 178
Followers: 1

Kudos [?]: 11 [0], given: 0

 [#permalink] New post 01 Oct 2007, 13:36
StartupAddict wrote:
Clear E

E maintains parallelism (by X, by Y, and by Z) and correct tense (numbers have been reduced)


thanks OA is E..careless mistake
  [#permalink] 01 Oct 2007, 13:36
    Similar topics Author Replies Last post
Similar
Topics:
Located on the North Sea coast of Scotland gregfromnancy 3 23 Apr 2014, 03:10
1 Experts publish their posts in the topic Located on the North Sea coast of Scotland, Lauriston Castle doe007 11 20 Jul 2012, 00:17
6 In Scotland, the number of wild salmon have been reduced solidcolor 16 01 Sep 2007, 00:28
sc karun_aggarwal 9 10 Apr 2005, 18:05
SC coolankur 0 27 Dec 2004, 21:41
Display posts from previous: Sort by

Sc- In scotland

  Question banks Downloads My Bookmarks Reviews Important topics  


GMAT Club MBA Forum Home| About| Privacy Policy| Terms and Conditions| GMAT Club Rules| Contact| Sitemap

Powered by phpBB © phpBB Group and phpBB SEO

Kindly note that the GMAT® test is a registered trademark of the Graduate Management Admission Council®, and this site has neither been reviewed nor endorsed by GMAC®.