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Following the destruction of the space shuttle Challenger,

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Following the destruction of the space shuttle Challenger, [#permalink]

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Following the destruction of the space shuttle Challenger, investigators concluded that many key people employed by the National Aeronautics and Space Administration and its contractors work an excessive amount of overtime that has the potential of causing errors in judgment.

(A) overtime that has the potential of causing
(B) overtime that has the potential to cause
(C) overtime that potentially can cause
(D) overtime, a practice that has the potential for causing
(E) overtime, a practice that can, potentially, cause

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02 Jul 2009, 16:28
What source is this from ? All those commas in E don't fit well but that's the best answer
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03 Jul 2009, 00:16
Its not overtime which causes errors. Its basically the practice of "working an excessive amount of overtime" which is causing errors.

I'll vote for E, which is precise and clear.
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03 Jul 2009, 00:17

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Re: Challenger   [#permalink] 03 Jul 2009, 00:17
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