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In the mid-1920s the Hawthorne Works of the Western Electric

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In the mid-1920’s the Hawthorne Works of the Western Electric Company was the scene of an intensive series of experiments that would investigate changes in working conditions as to their effects on workers’ performance.
(A) that would investigate changes in working conditions as to their effects on workers’ performance
(B) investigating the effects that changes in working conditions would have on workers’ performance
(C) for investigating what are the effects in workers’ performance that changes in working conditions would cause
(D) that investigated changes in working conditions’ effects on workers’ performance
(E) to investigate what the effects changes in working conditions would have on workers’ performance

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New post 02 Jun 2006, 22:22
I'll pick (half of* :wink: ) B .
Concise and clear.

*other half for brajesh :-D

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buzzgaurav wrote:
I'll pick B.
Concise and clear.


No B is mine....... :) I'll pick it. :wink:

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OA is B.

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D - concise and correct tense

can anyone please explain??

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New post 03 Jun 2006, 12:58
in D experiments seem like they investigated themselves (people conduct experiments), so I ruled D out for that reason!

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New post 05 Jun 2006, 01:52
Will go with B. Only B C and E clearly say what is being investigated that is the effects.
C is awkward with use of that and E is run on……. And awkward

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