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According to Booker T. Whatleys recent analysis, planting

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According to Booker T. Whatleyâ€™s recent analysis, planting the same crops as are planted on large farms will lead to economic disaster for the small farmer, who should plan a succession of high-value crops that will provide a year-round cash flow.

(A) planting the same crops as are planted on large farms will lead to economic disaster for the small farmer, who

(B) it will lead to economic disaster for the small farmer to plant the same crops as on the large farms; they

(C) economic disaster will result from planting the same crops as large farms to the small farmer, who

(D) economic disaster for the small farmer will result from planting the same crops as on the large farms; they

(E) the small farmer planting the same crops as are planted on large farms will lead to economic disaster; they
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06 Aug 2005, 13:36
I will go with A. "they" in B, D and E should be wrong.
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07 Aug 2005, 07:57
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chose A over B because of the mismatch of 'the small farmer' and the 'they' in the last clause.
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07 Aug 2005, 09:03

I eliminated all the answer choices with 'they'...the rest were too awkwardly worded.
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09 Aug 2005, 03:29
Vote for A. The reasons are:
B)"the small farmer" is not compatible with "they".
C)changed original meaning of sentence
D)same reason as B.
E)same reason as B.
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09 Aug 2005, 14:07
A is my answer, as 'who' is used correctly and follows 'small farmer'
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09 Aug 2005, 20:03
going with A here, B has an incorrect use of 'it', D just has a different meaning they way it is written. No chance for E either. Answer has to be A.
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Re: According to Booker T. Whatleys recent analysis, planting [#permalink]

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