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The Sports Medicine Programs of the Olympic Training Center,

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The Sports Medicine Programs of the Olympic Training Center, a complex where final tryouts are held for athletes representing the United States in the Olympics, is geared toward enhancing athletes' performance and toward their preparation for internation competition.

A) is geared toward enhancing athletes' performance and toward their preparation for internation competition
B) is geared to enhance the performance of athletes and to prepare them
C) are geared to enhance athlete's performance and their preparation
D) are geared toward the enhancement of athletes' peformance and toward preparing them
E) are geared toward enhancing the performance of athletes and preparing them

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I originally chose A. Can someone explain why the correct tense is plural. The modifier states that it is a complex (singular), which threw me off.

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" a complex" refers to Olympic Training Center, but the subject of the main clause is "The Sports Medicine Programs" - a plural noun phrase as you can see.
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Cool, thanks for the explanation.
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I picked C. What is wrong in C ?

are geared to enhance athlete's performance and their preparation

athlete's performance and their preparation seems to be parallel.
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enhance and preparation should be parallel? In C, it is not. It should be to enhance and to prepare or enhancing and preparing, etc
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After Evaluation, it should be E
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