It is currently 22 Jun 2017, 07:31

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

Founded in 1983, the magazine increased its circulation

  new topic post reply Question banks Downloads My Bookmarks Reviews Important topics  
Author Message
Intern
Intern
avatar
Joined: 10 Mar 2005
Posts: 17
Location: Taiwan
Founded in 1983, the magazine increased its circulation [#permalink]

Show Tags

New post 18 Mar 2005, 21:09
00:00
A
B
C
D
E

Difficulty:

(N/A)

Question Stats:

0% (00:00) correct 0% (00:00) wrong based on 1 sessions

HideShow timer Statistics

Founded in 1983, the magazine increased its circulation more than double since then; and its advertising.

(A)...
(B) has since increased its circulation more than double,
(C) has since more than doubled its circulation
(D) since then more than doubled its circulation
(E) more than doubled its circulation since then

I've corrected this sentense. Sorry about that. :oops:

Last edited by tonglin on 28 Mar 2005, 12:46, edited 3 times in total.
Manager
Manager
avatar
Joined: 07 Mar 2005
Posts: 179
 [#permalink]

Show Tags

New post 28 Mar 2005, 12:19
YOUR QUESTION IS IN IMPROPER FORM,,KINDLY UNDERLINE THE CORRECT PART WHICH IS TO BE TAKEN INTO CONSIDERATION.
_________________

i hate when people do'nt post the OA, it leaves in guessing!!!!

Senior Manager
Senior Manager
avatar
Joined: 15 Mar 2005
Posts: 418
Location: Phoenix
Re: p172 [#permalink]

Show Tags

New post 28 Mar 2005, 14:03
Tough one. Ideally it should have been

"has since then more than doubled its circulation".

But this option isn't available - closest is C and D.
D omits "has". It almost blanks the time in which the circulation doubled.
C omits "then".
I feel I would go with C.
_________________

Who says elephants can't dance?

VP
VP
avatar
Joined: 18 Nov 2004
Posts: 1433
 [#permalink]

Show Tags

New post 28 Mar 2005, 16:02
gotta be "C"...."has since more...." is the correct usage
Intern
Intern
avatar
Joined: 10 Mar 2005
Posts: 17
Location: Taiwan
 [#permalink]

Show Tags

New post 28 Mar 2005, 19:17
The QA is C. :lol:
GMAT Club Legend
GMAT Club Legend
User avatar
Joined: 07 Jul 2004
Posts: 5043
Location: Singapore
 [#permalink]

Show Tags

New post 28 Mar 2005, 23:17
C should be it. The most concise way to put it is exactly 'has since more than doubled....."
VP
VP
avatar
Joined: 26 Apr 2004
Posts: 1209
Location: Taiwan
 [#permalink]

Show Tags

New post 29 Mar 2005, 06:11
sundarman wrote:
The Answer is D


Hi, we need the present perfect tense because of 'since'.

So, I go for C.
Senior Manager
Senior Manager
avatar
Joined: 10 Dec 2004
Posts: 272
 [#permalink]

Show Tags

New post 29 Mar 2005, 13:51
(A)...
Clumsy construction
(B) has since increased its circulation more than double,
more than double, is wong here
(C) has since more than doubled its circulation

My pick, maintains parallelism and has since is appropriate.

(D) since then more than doubled its circulation
since then makes it incorrect
(E) more than doubled its circulation since then
wrong
Manager
Manager
avatar
Joined: 02 Dec 2004
Posts: 224
 [#permalink]

Show Tags

New post 29 Mar 2005, 15:05
C is the answer. The rule of dumb is that to use present perfect verb form when "since" is used.
  [#permalink] 29 Mar 2005, 15:05
    Similar topics Author Replies Last post
Similar
Topics:
In its heyday, Hull House's founding of a public kitchen, a ykaiim 7 03 Jun 2010, 17:27
1 As Hurrican Hugo approached the Atlantic coast,it increased gpulluri 8 18 Mar 2008, 12:13
Even though its per capita food supply hardly increased A.Haung 3 07 Jan 2008, 03:11
Even though its per capita food supply hardly increased Beyond700 5 11 Dec 2007, 03:01
Even though its per capita food supply hardly increased vidyasagar 2 04 Jul 2007, 13:13
Display posts from previous: Sort by

Founded in 1983, the magazine increased its circulation

  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 and phpBB SEO

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®.