It is currently 20 Oct 2017, 07:55

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

During Roosevelt s years in office Black Americans began

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

Hide Tags

Manager
Manager
User avatar
Joined: 25 Aug 2011
Posts: 198

Kudos [?]: 375 [0], given: 11

Location: India
GMAT 1: 730 Q49 V40
WE: Operations (Insurance)
During Roosevelt s years in office Black Americans began [#permalink]

Show Tags

New post 23 Feb 2012, 21:39
1
This post was
BOOKMARKED
00:00
A
B
C
D
E

Difficulty:

  25% (medium)

Question Stats:

63% (00:51) correct 37% (00:52) wrong based on 183 sessions

HideShow timer Statistics

During Roosevelt’s years in office Black Americans began voting for Democrats rather than Republicans in national elections, but Black support for Democrats at the state and local levels developed only after when civil rights legislation was supported by Harry Truman.

(A) developed only after when civil rights legislation was supported by Harry Truman
(B) developed only after when Harry Truman supported civil rights legislation
(C) developed only after Harry Truman’s support of civil rights legislation
(D) develops only at the time after the supporting of civil rights legislation by Harry Truman
(E) developed only after there being Harry Truman’s support of civil rights legislation
[Reveal] Spoiler: OA

Last edited by carcass on 12 Nov 2016, 04:23, edited 1 time in total.
Edited by Carcass

Kudos [?]: 375 [0], given: 11

1 KUDOS received
Manager
Manager
User avatar
Joined: 16 Sep 2011
Posts: 103

Kudos [?]: 84 [1], given: 72

Location: India
Concentration: Strategy
GMAT 1: 660 Q44 V37
GPA: 3.28
WE: Military Officer (Military & Defense)
Re: During Roosevelt s years in office Black Americans began [#permalink]

Show Tags

New post 23 Feb 2012, 21:53
1
This post received
KUDOS
devinawilliam83 wrote:
259. During Roosevelt’s years in office Black Americans began voting for Democrats rather than Republicans in national elections, but Black support for Democrats at the state and local levels developed only after when civil rights legislation was supported by Harry Truman.
(A) developed only after when civil rights legislation was supported by Harry Truman
(B) developed only after when Harry Truman supported civil rights legislation
(C) developed only after Harry Truman’s support of civil rights legislation
(D) develops only at the time after the supporting of civil rights legislation by Harry Truman
(E) developed only after there being Harry Truman’s support of civil rights legislation

I do not know the answer.. my guess is C :idea:

The Correct answer will be C.
A) Only after when - incorrect
B) Only after when - incorrect
D) at the time after the - incorrect
E) only after there being - incorrect
C) Makes the sentence clear and concise and the correct choice.
_________________

If you like my post, Press +1 KUDO. It is the best way to say Thanks .

Kudos [?]: 84 [1], given: 72

Senior Manager
Senior Manager
User avatar
Status: May The Force Be With Me (D-DAY 15 May 2012)
Joined: 06 Jan 2012
Posts: 272

Kudos [?]: 320 [0], given: 16

Location: India
Concentration: General Management, Entrepreneurship
Reviews Badge
Re: During Roosevelt s years in office Black Americans began [#permalink]

Show Tags

New post 24 Feb 2012, 03:38
devinawilliam83 wrote:
259. During Roosevelt’s years in office Black Americans began voting for Democrats rather than Republicans in national elections, but Black support for Democrats at the state and local levels developed only after when civil rights legislation was supported by Harry Truman.
(A) developed only after when civil rights legislation was supported by Harry Truman
(B) developed only after when Harry Truman supported civil rights legislation
(C) developed only after Harry Truman’s support of civil rights legislation
(D) develops only at the time after the supporting of civil rights legislation by Harry Truman
(E) developed only after there being Harry Truman’s support of civil rights legislation

I do not know the answer.. my guess is C :idea:


+1 C

A - > Awkward
B - > Awkward -
C- > Correct
D -> Develops - > wrong verb tense; Develops is present tense while the action is in the past
E - > After there being is wrong
_________________

Giving +1 kudos is a better way of saying 'Thank You'.

Kudos [?]: 320 [0], given: 16

Intern
Intern
avatar
B
Joined: 28 Apr 2017
Posts: 29

Kudos [?]: 2 [0], given: 49

Re: During Roosevelt s years in office Black Americans began [#permalink]

Show Tags

New post 29 Jul 2017, 04:06
I think C should have support to legislation????

Kudos [?]: 2 [0], given: 49

Manager
Manager
avatar
B
Joined: 11 Feb 2017
Posts: 157

Kudos [?]: 8 [0], given: 126

Re: During Roosevelt s years in office Black Americans began [#permalink]

Show Tags

New post 31 Jul 2017, 04:59
Only ____ when

Is this redundant?

Kudos [?]: 8 [0], given: 126

Senior Manager
Senior Manager
avatar
S
Joined: 07 Sep 2014
Posts: 484

Kudos [?]: 30 [0], given: 342

Concentration: Finance, Marketing
CAT Tests
Re: During Roosevelt s years in office Black Americans began [#permalink]

Show Tags

New post 27 Aug 2017, 22:46
proper structure :

X developed only after Y.

Kudos [?]: 30 [0], given: 342

Expert Post
Manhattan Prep Instructor
User avatar
B
Joined: 22 Mar 2011
Posts: 1109

Kudos [?]: 1176 [0], given: 29

Re: During Roosevelt s years in office Black Americans began [#permalink]

Show Tags

New post 30 Aug 2017, 23:50
deepudiscover No, "support of" is correct. You can provide support to someone or something, but if we're not dealing with a verb (provide, lend, etc.), we use "of."

rocko911 "Only ___ when" isn't redundant. For instance, we can say "It only hurts when I laugh" or "You should only eat when you're hungry." However, "after when" is definitely redundant, or just wrong. Which one is it? After or when?
_________________


Dmitry Farber | Manhattan GMAT Instructor | New York


Manhattan GMAT Discount | Manhattan GMAT Course Reviews | View Instructor Profile |
Manhattan GMAT Reviews

Kudos [?]: 1176 [0], given: 29

Expert Post
e-GMAT Representative
User avatar
S
Joined: 02 Nov 2011
Posts: 2311

Kudos [?]: 9041 [0], given: 335

Re: During Roosevelt s years in office Black Americans began [#permalink]

Show Tags

New post 31 Aug 2017, 03:26
Expert's post
1
This post was
BOOKMARKED
abrakadabra21 wrote:
proper structure :

X developed only after Y.



Hello abrakadabra21,

Of course with the given choices, the structure that you have mentioned in correct.

However, both the following constructions are correct:

X developed only after Y

X developed only when Y


However, we definitely cannot say that X developed only after when Y.


Hope this helps. :-)
Thanks.
Shraddha
_________________












| '4 out of Top 5' Instructors on gmatclub | 70 point improvement guarantee | www.e-gmat.com

Kudos [?]: 9041 [0], given: 335

Manager
Manager
avatar
B
Joined: 29 Jun 2017
Posts: 135

Kudos [?]: 8 [0], given: 325

Re: During Roosevelt s years in office Black Americans began [#permalink]

Show Tags

New post 31 Aug 2017, 07:48
devinawilliam83 wrote:
During Roosevelt’s years in office Black Americans began voting for Democrats rather than Republicans in national elections, but Black support for Democrats at the state and local levels developed only after when civil rights legislation was supported by Harry Truman.

(A) developed only after when civil rights legislation was supported by Harry Truman
(B) developed only after when Harry Truman supported civil rights legislation
(C) developed only after Harry Truman’s support of civil rights legislation
(D) develops only at the time after the supporting of civil rights legislation by Harry Truman
(E) developed only after there being Harry Truman’s support of civil rights legislation



look at e
after is a preposition and after "after", it is logic to show a point of time, and not logic to show a period. in E, a period is shown after "after". this is not logic. E is gone.

consider

after I am learning english, I go out for change.

this is not logic.

this kind of meaning error, similar to other meaning error, can be found if we use our common sense of this world. a concept is so simple but fatally important.

Kudos [?]: 8 [0], given: 325

Re: During Roosevelt s years in office Black Americans began   [#permalink] 31 Aug 2017, 07:48
Display posts from previous: Sort by

During Roosevelt s years in office Black Americans began

  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®.