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Having discovered the Roman aristocrats to be suffering from lead pois

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Having discovered the Roman aristocrats to be suffering from lead poisoning, it is now thought that this was a major cause of their inability to reproduce.

(A) Having discovered the Roman aristocrats to be suffering from lead poisoning,
(B) To have discovered the Roman aristocrats to be suffering from lead poisoning,
(C) Since scientists have discovered that the Roman aristocrats suffered from lead poisoning,
(D) Since the suffering of lead poisoning by Roman aristocrats was discovered by scientists,
(E) Due to the fact Roman aristocrats were suffering from lead poisoning was discovered by scientists,

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Having discovered the Roman aristocrats to be suffering from lead poisoning, it is now thought that this was a major cause of their inability to reproduce.

(A) Having discovered the Roman aristocrats to be suffering from lead poisoning,
(B) To have discovered the Roman aristocrats to be suffering from lead poisoning,
(C) Since scientists have discovered that the Roman aristocrats suffered from lead poisoning,
(D) Since the suffering of lead poisoning by Roman aristocrats was discovered by scientists,
(E) Due to the fact Roman aristocrats were suffering from lead poisoning was discovered by scientists,

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D. You can think that if this fact was discovered by not scientists (by architects for example) the second part of the sentence would be other than that we have. It is wrong accent - on scientists. But it has to be on the fact of lead poisoning. Out.
E. Due to the fact Roman aristocrats were suffering from lead poisoning was discovered by scientists - it is not a sentence. Was discovered by scientists - superfluous.
A,B - akward construction. Where is "that"? What is "to be suffering"?
C - active voice. Good.
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