GMAT Question of the Day - Daily to your Mailbox; hard ones only

It is currently 21 Oct 2019, 14:35

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

History shows that while simulta­neously attaining global or even regi

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

Hide Tags

Find Similar Topics 
Senior Manager
Senior Manager
avatar
P
Status: Manager
Joined: 02 Nov 2018
Posts: 280
Location: Bangladesh
GMAT ToolKit User
History shows that while simulta­neously attaining global or even regi  [#permalink]

Show Tags

New post 13 Apr 2019, 11:12
2
3
00:00
A
B
C
D
E

Difficulty:

  65% (hard)

Question Stats:

47% (01:24) correct 53% (01:15) wrong based on 112 sessions

HideShow timer Statistics

History shows that while simultaneously attaining global or even regional dominance, a country generally succumbs to erosion of its social infrastructure.

(A) History shows that while simultaneously attaining

(B) History would show that, while attaining

(C) History bears out that, in the course of attaining

(D) During the course of history, the attainment of

(E) Throughout history, during any country’s attaining

_________________
Give a kudos if u find my post helpful. kudos motivates active discussions :)

Intern
Intern
User avatar
B
Joined: 22 Jun 2018
Posts: 37
Location: Ukraine
Concentration: Technology, Entrepreneurship
GMAT 1: 600 Q44 V28
GMAT 2: 630 Q42 V34
GMAT 3: 660 Q48 V34
GPA: 4
Re: History shows that while simulta­neously attaining global or even regi  [#permalink]

Show Tags

New post 13 Apr 2019, 12:24
My thought process:
(A) History shows that while simultaneously attaining -- "while" and "simultaneously" lead to redundancy.

(B) History would show that, while attaining -- "would" indicates uncertainty, while the original meaning of the sentence to present the fact.

(C) History bears out that, in the course of attaining -- nothing is wrong with this choice.

(D) During the course of history, the attainment of -- "the attainment of global or even regional dominance" lacks a verb, so becomes a fragment.

(E) Throughout history, during any country’s attaining -- this choice shifts meaning a bit. Original sentence does not make absolute statement that this result is true for any country.
GMAT Club Bot
Re: History shows that while simulta­neously attaining global or even regi   [#permalink] 13 Apr 2019, 12:24
Display posts from previous: Sort by

History shows that while simulta­neously attaining global or even regi

  new topic post reply Question banks Downloads My Bookmarks Reviews Important topics  





Powered by phpBB © phpBB Group | Emoji artwork provided by EmojiOne