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Scientists have observed large concentrations of heavy-metal

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Scientists have observed large concentrations of heavy-metal deposits in the upper twenty centimeters of Baltic Sea sediments, which are consistent with the growth of industrial activity there.
(D) sediments from the Baltic Sea, findings consistent with the growth of industrial activity in the area
(E) sediments from the Baltic Sea, consistent with the growth of industrial activity there

What is wrong with E and how can we correct it?
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 [#permalink] New post 22 Jul 2007, 15:28
From the two options it looks like D

E incorrectly compares sediments to industrial activity
D compares findings as consistent with industrial activityg
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 [#permalink] New post 22 Jul 2007, 23:25
A is incorrect b'cos which refers to sediments and doesn't make sense

In E consistent refers to what?

D has it correct
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 [#permalink] New post 22 Jul 2007, 23:44
D is correct. It is the findings that are consistent with the growth of industrial activitiy, not the sediments itself.
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 [#permalink] New post 23 Jul 2007, 06:24
it is the deposit findings that are consistent with the industrial growth, not the sediments. also E uses 'there' which does not provide a clear reference. hence, E is incorrect.
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