It is currently 12 Dec 2017, 15:53

Close

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
Your Progress

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

Not interested in getting valuable practice questions and articles delivered to your email? No problem, unsubscribe here.

Close

Request Expert Reply

Confirm Cancel

Events & Promotions

Events & Promotions in June
Open Detailed Calendar

According to classical Marxism, the class struggle, caused by economic

  new topic post reply Question banks Downloads My Bookmarks Reviews Important topics  
Author Message
TAGS:

Hide Tags

Expert Post
Magoosh GMAT Instructor
User avatar
G
Joined: 28 Dec 2011
Posts: 4548

Kudos [?]: 8943 [0], given: 111

According to classical Marxism, the class struggle, caused by economic [#permalink]

Show Tags

New post 11 Oct 2016, 14:51
Expert's post
6
This post was
BOOKMARKED
00:00
A
B
C
D
E

Difficulty:

  55% (hard)

Question Stats:

60% (01:19) correct 40% (01:36) wrong based on 341 sessions

HideShow timer Statistics

According to classical Marxism, the class struggle, caused by economic inequity, bringing about the universal workers’ revolution that would end history.

(A) struggle, caused by economic inequity, bringing about the universal workers’ revolution that would end history

(B) struggle, due to economic inequity, would bring about the universal workers’ revolution, thereby ending history

(C) struggle, which was brought about by economic inequity, causing the universal workers’ revolution that would end history

(D) struggle was because of economic inequity, and it would bring about the universal workers’ revolution and the end of history

(E) struggle was due to economic inequity, bringing about the universal workers’ revolution and ending history


Perhaps you remember these topics from Econ 101. This sentence explores the "due to" structure and where it is or isn't allowed. For a detailed discussion, see:
GMAT Sentence Correction: the “Due To” Mistake

Mike :-)
[Reveal] Spoiler: OA

_________________

Mike McGarry
Magoosh Test Prep

Image

Image

Education is not the filling of a pail, but the lighting of a fire. — William Butler Yeats (1865 – 1939)

Kudos [?]: 8943 [0], given: 111

Magoosh Discount CodesMath Revolution Discount CodesEMPOWERgmat Discount Codes
Manager
Manager
avatar
B
Status: The first one did not go in accordance with my plans
Joined: 15 Aug 2016
Posts: 57

Kudos [?]: 30 [0], given: 2

Location: India
GMAT 1: 660 Q51 V27
GMAT 2: 690 Q48 V37
GPA: 4
WE: Consulting (Internet and New Media)
Re: According to classical Marxism, the class struggle, caused by economic [#permalink]

Show Tags

New post 11 Oct 2016, 23:37
mikemcgarry wrote:
According to classical Marxism, the class struggle, caused by economic inequity, bringing about the universal workers’ revolution that would end history.

(A) struggle, caused by economic inequity, bringing about the universal workers’ revolution that would end history

(B) struggle, due to economic inequity, would bring about the universal workers’ revolution, thereby ending history

(C) struggle, which was brought about by economic inequity, causing the universal workers’ revolution that would end history

(D) struggle was because of economic inequity, and it would bring about the universal workers’ revolution and the end of history

(E) struggle was due to economic inequity, bringing about the universal workers’ revolution and ending history



Mike :-)


(A) revolution that would end history is incorrect, keeping in mind the caused by used earlier in the sentence
(B) Seems good
(C) which was brought by - inappropriate
(D) we know that the class struggle was caused by economic inequality. This eliminates the usage of because of - incorrect
(E) workers' revolution and ending history - the whole event of ending history is incorrectly modified.

I would go with B

Kudos [?]: 30 [0], given: 2

Intern
Intern
avatar
Joined: 09 Apr 2016
Posts: 35

Kudos [?]: 3 [0], given: 600

Re: According to classical Marxism, the class struggle, caused by economic [#permalink]

Show Tags

New post 12 Oct 2016, 05:04
mikemcgarry wrote:
According to classical Marxism, the class struggle, caused by economic inequity, bringing about the universal workers’ revolution that would end history.

(A) struggle, caused by economic inequity, bringing about the universal workers’ revolution that would end history

(B) struggle, due to economic inequity, would bring about the universal workers’ revolution, thereby ending history

(C) struggle, which was brought about by economic inequity, causing the universal workers’ revolution that would end history

(D) struggle was because of economic inequity, and it would bring about the universal workers’ revolution and the end of history

(E) struggle was due to economic inequity, bringing about the universal workers’ revolution and ending history


Perhaps you remember these topics from Econ 101. This sentence explores the "due to" structure and where it is or isn't allowed. For a detailed discussion, see:
GMAT Sentence Correction: the “Due To” Mistake

Mike :-)


Not sure about this one.

If I remember correctly, can be checked by inserting the term "caused by" and "because of" cannot stand after a form of "to be"

A) verb is missing
B) seems good (right use of due to a after a noun)
C) verb is missing
D) because of error, as a form of be is infront of because of
E) due to seems good, but I have my doubt with logic here.

--> picked B

Kudos [?]: 3 [0], given: 600

Manager
Manager
avatar
S
Joined: 03 Jan 2016
Posts: 60

Kudos [?]: 3 [0], given: 82

Location: India
WE: Engineering (Energy and Utilities)
GMAT ToolKit User
Re: According to classical Marxism, the class struggle, caused by economic [#permalink]

Show Tags

New post 23 Aug 2017, 21:50
IMO :-B

A do not have verb for Class struggle.
B. No error
C:No verb for Class struggle; meaning distorted - class struggle was brought ( Simple past)
D: wordy and Class struggle would bring - require singular verb - end of history
E wrong modification : bringing about the universal workers’ revolution and ending history is modifying the verb.

Kudos [?]: 3 [0], given: 82

Verbal Forum Moderator
User avatar
V
Status: Greatness begins beyond your comfort zone
Joined: 08 Dec 2013
Posts: 1764

Kudos [?]: 1061 [0], given: 90

Location: India
Concentration: General Management, Strategy
GPA: 3.2
WE: Information Technology (Consulting)
GMAT ToolKit User Reviews Badge CAT Tests
Re: According to classical Marxism, the class struggle, caused by economic [#permalink]

Show Tags

New post 25 Aug 2017, 07:03
1
This post was
BOOKMARKED
According to classical Marxism, the class struggle, caused by economic inequity, bringing about the universal workers’ revolution that would end history.

(A) struggle, caused by economic inequity, bringing about the universal workers’ revolution that would end history - missing verb error

(B) struggle, due to economic inequity, would bring about the universal workers’ revolution, thereby ending history - Correct

(C) struggle, which was brought about by economic inequity, causing the universal workers’ revolution that would end history - missing verb error

(D) struggle was because of economic inequity, and it would bring about the universal workers’ revolution and the end of history- changes meaning - usage of and

(E) struggle was due to economic inequity, bringing about the universal workers’ revolution and ending history - changes meaning - usage of and

Answer B
_________________

When everything seems to be going against you, remember that the airplane takes off against the wind, not with it. - Henry Ford
The Moment You Think About Giving Up, Think Of The Reason Why You Held On So Long
+1 Kudos if you find this post helpful

Kudos [?]: 1061 [0], given: 90

Re: According to classical Marxism, the class struggle, caused by economic   [#permalink] 25 Aug 2017, 07:03
Display posts from previous: Sort by

According to classical Marxism, the class struggle, caused by economic

  new topic post reply Question banks Downloads My Bookmarks Reviews Important topics  


GMAT Club MBA Forum Home| About| Terms and Conditions| GMAT Club Rules| Contact| Sitemap

Powered by phpBB © phpBB Group | Emoji artwork provided by EmojiOne

Kindly note that the GMAT® test is a registered trademark of the Graduate Management Admission Council®, and this site has neither been reviewed nor endorsed by GMAC®.