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# GMATPrep : Carbon Emissions

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20 Jun 2006, 01:35
If current trends continue, by the year 2010 carbon emissons in the united states will soar to a level more than one-third higher than were those in 1990, according to official projections

B)will soar to a level more than one-third higher than that
C)would soar to a level more than one-third higher than it was
D)would soar to a level more than one-third higher than those
E)would soar to a level more than one-third higher than they were[/u]
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20 Jun 2006, 06:45
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20 Jun 2006, 06:50
Professor wrote:
B.

Reasoning wld be greatly appreciated....
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20 Jun 2006, 07:23
If...will.... prediction

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20 Jun 2006, 08:24
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If current trends continue, by the year 2010 carbon emissons in the united states will soar to a level more than one-third higher than were those in 1990, according to official projections

B)will soar to a level more than one-third higher than that
C)would soar to a level more than one-third higher than it was
D)would soar to a level more than one-third higher than those
E)would soar to a level more than one-third higher than they were[/u]

type-1 "if"-clause --> A and B stand
B is better coz there was only one "level" in 1990 --> we need to use "that"

B it is.
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20 Jun 2006, 08:36
Learn wrote:
Professor wrote:
B.

Reasoning wld be greatly appreciated....

as given by matt and laxi.
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20 Jun 2006, 21:35
Cmparing the levels of carbon emissions.
it = level of carbon emission

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20 Jun 2006, 21:43
Agree with B.
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