The stock market collapse of 1929 had far reaching : GMAT Sentence Correction (SC)
Check GMAT Club Decision Tracker for the Latest School Decision Releases http://gmatclub.com/AppTrack

 It is currently 19 Jan 2017, 12:48

### 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

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

# Events & Promotions

###### Events & Promotions in June
Open Detailed Calendar

# The stock market collapse of 1929 had far reaching

Author Message
TAGS:

### Hide Tags

Manager
Joined: 24 Aug 2012
Posts: 129
Followers: 2

Kudos [?]: 211 [0], given: 2

### Show Tags

10 Oct 2012, 14:54
1
This post was
BOOKMARKED
00:00

Difficulty:

5% (low)

Question Stats:

87% (01:30) correct 13% (00:17) wrong based on 46 sessions

### HideShow timer Statistics

The stock market collapse of 1929 had far reaching consequences for the national economy, causing a nationwide collapse in home values, putting millions out of work, and by erasing the investment savings of one fifth of the population.

A. and by erasing
B. and erasing
C. and having erased
D. and erased
E. by erasing
[Reveal] Spoiler: OA

_________________

Push +1 kudos button please, if you like my post

If you have any questions
New!
Manager
Joined: 11 Jul 2009
Posts: 175
WE: Design (Computer Software)
Followers: 1

Kudos [?]: 51 [0], given: 69

### Show Tags

10 Oct 2012, 19:24
causing , putting and erasing should be parallel.
In A 'by' is incorrect so only left is B
IMO B
_________________

Kaustubh

Manager
Joined: 29 Jul 2012
Posts: 189
GMAT Date: 11-18-2012
Followers: 0

Kudos [?]: 85 [0], given: 23

### Show Tags

10 Oct 2012, 19:38

in parallelism make sure
first prallel element set rules to make parallel others in sentence
eg:- in this one
causing....,putting...
_________________

Thriving for CHANGE

Manager
Joined: 31 Mar 2010
Posts: 139
Followers: 0

Kudos [?]: 88 [0], given: 38

### Show Tags

10 Oct 2012, 23:09
kingb wrote:
The stock market collapse of 1929 had far reaching consequences for the national economy, causing a nationwide collapse in home values, putting millions out of work, and by erasing the investment savings of one fifth of the population.

A. and by erasing
B. and erasing
C. and having erased
D. and erased
E. by erasing

we have a list here so the last item needs and "and"
erasing is parallel to the rest of the list -

+1B
_________________

Push +1 kudos button please, if you like my post

Re: The stock market collapse of 1929 had far reaching   [#permalink] 10 Oct 2012, 23:09
Similar topics Replies Last post
Similar
Topics:
13 The benefits of the new policies are far reaching, economic 6 07 Jun 2013, 21:13
Media analyses of stock market crash have had as a focus the 15 10 Jun 2010, 19:17
7 In 1929 relatively small declines in the market ruined many 12 18 Oct 2009, 17:47
97 According to some analysts, the gains in the stock market 59 23 Sep 2008, 16:40
In 1929 relatively small declines in the market ruined many 7 07 May 2008, 10:38
Display posts from previous: Sort by