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Todays technology allows manufacturers to make small cars [#permalink] New post 29 Sep 2007, 11:00
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Today’s technology allows manufacturers to make small cars more fuel-efficient now than at any time in their production history.

A. small cars more fuel-efficient now than at any time in their
B. small cars that are more fuel-efficient than they were at any time in their
C. small cars that are more fuel-efficient than those at any other time in
D. more fuel-efficient small cars than those at any other time in their
E. more fuel-efficient small cars now than at any time in


i picked D.....answers with explanations are invited!
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Re: SC - SET 23 Q17 [#permalink] New post 29 Sep 2007, 11:07
singh_amit19 wrote:
Today’s technology allows manufacturers to make small cars more fuel-efficient now than at any time in their production history.

A. small cars more fuel-efficient now than at any time in their
B. small cars that are more fuel-efficient than they were at any time in their
C. small cars that are more fuel-efficient than those at any other time in
D. more fuel-efficient small cars than those at any other time in their
E. more fuel-efficient small cars now than at any time in


i picked D.....answers with explanations are invited!


I believe it's C because the referent of their is ambiguous in D
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Re: SC - SET 23 Q17 [#permalink] New post 29 Sep 2007, 11:08
I Second (C)

I think that should be "theirs"

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 [#permalink] New post 29 Sep 2007, 11:12
"C"

you are comparing today's efficieny from those in earlier production.

Their could be cars or manufacturers.
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 [#permalink] New post 29 Sep 2007, 13:55
Picked C.

Was watching out of the word "their" and making sure that it referred properly to the manufacturers, and nothing else
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