Corporate finance committees do not plan the detailed : GMAT Sentence Correction (SC)
Check GMAT Club Decision Tracker for the Latest School Decision Releases https://gmatclub.com/AppTrack

 It is currently 24 Feb 2017, 14:26

### 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

# Corporate finance committees do not plan the detailed

Author Message
TAGS:

### Hide Tags

Manager
Joined: 26 Feb 2007
Posts: 93
Followers: 1

Kudos [?]: 7 [0], given: 0

Corporate finance committees do not plan the detailed [#permalink]

### Show Tags

04 Mar 2007, 08:55
00:00

Difficulty:

(N/A)

Question Stats:

0% (00:00) correct 0% (00:00) wrong based on 0 sessions

### HideShow timer Statistics

Corporate finance committees do not plan the detailed activities of the various divisions in a large firm, but by their allocation of investment funds they make strategic judgements as to where the firm should expand.
a) by their allocation of investment funds they make strategic judgements as to where the firm should expand
b) when they allocate investment funds, they make strategic judgements about where the firm might be expanding
c) they make strategic judgements on where the firm should expand when they allocate investment funds
d) by allocating investment funds, they will make strategic judgements about where the firm might be expanding
e) allocations of investments fund as to where the firm should expand are their exercise in strategic judgement
If you have any questions
New!
Director
Joined: 28 Dec 2005
Posts: 921
Followers: 2

Kudos [?]: 47 [0], given: 0

### Show Tags

04 Mar 2007, 09:59
For me it was a choice between A and C. I am going for A. C is close, but seems to change the meaning of the sentence.
VP
Joined: 28 Mar 2006
Posts: 1381
Followers: 2

Kudos [?]: 31 [0], given: 0

### Show Tags

04 Mar 2007, 11:52
I think C is a run-on sentence.

A does the trick (with "but" acting as a conjunction?)
VP
Joined: 21 Mar 2006
Posts: 1134
Location: Bangalore
Followers: 3

Kudos [?]: 40 [0], given: 0

Re: SC: Corporate finance committees [#permalink]

### Show Tags

04 Mar 2007, 19:44
kumarajeet06 wrote:
Corporate finance committees do not plan the detailed activities of the various divisions in a large firm, but by their allocation of investment funds they make strategic judgements as to where the firm should expand.
a) by their allocation of investment funds they make strategic judgements as to where the firm should expand
b) when they allocate investment funds, they make strategic judgements about where the firm might be expanding
c) they make strategic judgements on where the firm should expand when they allocate investment funds
d) by allocating investment funds, they will make strategic judgements about where the firm might be expanding
e) allocations of investments fund as to where the firm should expand are their exercise in strategic judgement

Quick question: The sentence has 'but' highlighted, but answer choice A does not have a 'but' in it. Is 'but' part of the underlined section or not?

With 'but' as part of the underlined section: Choice A
With 'but' not part of the underlined section: Choice C.
Director
Joined: 24 Aug 2006
Posts: 751
Location: Dallas, Texas
Followers: 6

Kudos [?]: 150 [0], given: 0

### Show Tags

04 Mar 2007, 22:27
(A)

Without "but" all other options create run-on sentences.
_________________

"Education is what remains when one has forgotten everything he learned in school."

VP
Joined: 22 Oct 2006
Posts: 1443
Schools: Chicago Booth '11
Followers: 9

Kudos [?]: 187 [0], given: 12

### Show Tags

07 Mar 2007, 09:00
I think the second "they" in C is ambiguous

im going with A
07 Mar 2007, 09:00
Similar topics Replies Last post
Similar
Topics:
Corporate finance committees do not plan the detailed 2 26 Mar 2009, 02:15
68 Corporate finance committees do not plan the detailed 30 23 Mar 2009, 02:09
Corporate finance committees do not plan the detailed 6 07 Oct 2008, 13:45
Corporate finance committees do not plan the detailed 3 21 Jan 2008, 05:19
Corporate finance committees do not plan the detailed 7 19 Dec 2007, 09:58
Display posts from previous: Sort by