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In extraction metallurgy industries they utilize a larger percentage

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In extraction metallurgy industries they utilize a larger percentage of their profit in cleaning of their plants than non-metallurgy industries do in purchasing raw material.


A. In extraction metallurgy industries they utilize a larger percentage of their profit in cleaning of their plants than non-metallurgy industries do in purchasing raw material.

B. In extraction metallurgy industries, a larger percentage of their profit is utilized for cleaning their plants than is utilized for purchasing raw material in non-metallurgy industries.

C. Extraction metallurgy industries utilize a larger percentage of their profit in cleaning their plants than non-metallurgy industries do in purchasing raw material.

D. Extraction metallurgy industries utilize a larger percentage of their profit in cleaning their plants than the raw materials purchasing of non-metallurgy industries.

E. A larger percentage of extraction metallurgy industries’ profit is utilized in cleaning its plants than non-metallurgy industries utilize in purchasing raw material.

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The correct answer IMO is C
A) no referent for they.
B) The sentence structure makes non metallurgy industries part of extraction metallurgy industry. Changes the meaning of the sentence.
C) correctly compares the two industries and their usage of profits.(correct and)
D) Compares the industry to raw materials
E) profit is compared with industries.

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In extraction metallurgy industries they utilize a larger percentage of their profit in cleaning of their plants than non-metallurgy industries do in purchasing raw material.


A. In extraction metallurgy industries they utilize a larger percentage of their profit in cleaning of their plants than non-metallurgy industries do in purchasing raw material.

B. In extraction metallurgy industries, a larger percentage of their profit is utilized for cleaning their plants than is utilized for purchasing raw material in non-metallurgy industries.

C. Extraction metallurgy industries utilize a larger percentage of their profit in cleaning their plants than non-metallurgy industries do in purchasing raw material.

D. Extraction metallurgy industries utilize a larger percentage of their profit in cleaning their plants than the raw materials purchasing of non-metallurgy industries.

E. A larger percentage of extraction metallurgy industries’ profit is utilized in cleaning its plants than non-metallurgy industries utilize in purchasing raw material.


In only C, the correct comparison between 2 industries, metallurgy and non metallurgy is made.

A is out, incorrect placement of they.

B is out, profit of one company is used to explain the reason for profit for the other company.

D is out, incorrect comparison of a company with the task performed by the other one.

E is out, Profit is compared with a type a industry.

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