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Most people think that women have achieved equality with men

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Most people think that women have achieved equality with men, but sociologists know that statistics for both post-graduate education and median income indicate as drastic of a gap as there was 10 years ago.

(A) that statistics for both post-graduate education and median income indicate as drastic of

(B) that statistics for both post-graduate education and median income indicate as drastic

(C) that both the post-graduate education and median income statistics indicate as drastic of

(D) of both post-graduate education and median income statistics that indicate as drastic of

(E) of statistics for both post-graduate education and median income indicating as drastic of
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Please help me with the explanation and ideally post a link explaning this topic in details, as official explanation is not detailed enough.
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worship wrote:
Please help me with the explanation and ideally post a link explaning this topic in details, as official explanation is not detailed enough.
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This question tests the idiom usage
"as x as "
eg : as much as, as many as.
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Most people think that women have achieved equality with men, but sociologists know that statistics for both post-graduate education and median income indicate as drastic of a gap as there was 10 years ago.

A) that statistics for both post-graduate education and median income indicate as drastic of
B) that statistics for both post-graduate education and median income indicate as drastic
C) that both the post-graduate education and median income statistics indicate as drastic of
D) of both post-graduate education and median income statistics that indicate as drastic of
E) of statistics for both post-graduate education and median income indicating as drastic of



I was confused between A and B

C is out becoz statistics were for both post-graduate education and median income , not only for median incomee

D and E are OUT BECOZ WE need " THAT "


Between A and B
ANY HELP?
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worship wrote:
Most people think that women have achieved equality with men, but sociologists know that statistics for both post-graduate education and median income indicate as drastic of a gap as there was 10 years ago.

A) that statistics for both post-graduate education and median income indicate as drastic of
B) that statistics for both post-graduate education and median income indicate as drastic
C) that both the post-graduate education and median income statistics indicate as drastic of
D) of both post-graduate education and median income statistics that indicate as drastic of
E) of statistics for both post-graduate education and median income indicating as drastic of



I was confused between A and B

C is out becoz statistics were for both post-graduate education and median income , not only for median incomee

D and E are OUT BECOZ WE need " THAT "


Between A and B
ANY HELP?


For me, I felt that answer choice A was defining "drastic" as belonging to the gap, whereas answer choice B is using "drastic" to define the gap. B is the appropriate choice in this case. Hope that helps.
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I was confused between A and B as well. Can anyone please explain why option A is incorrect?
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New post 08 Mar 2018, 20:53
worship wrote:
Most people think that women have achieved equality with men, but sociologists know that statistics for both post-graduate education and median income indicate as drastic of a gap as there was 10 years ago.

(A) that statistics for both post-graduate education and median income indicate as drastic of

(B) that statistics for both post-graduate education and median income indicate as drastic

(C) that both the post-graduate education and median income statistics indicate as drastic of

(D) of both post-graduate education and median income statistics that indicate as drastic of

(E) of statistics for both post-graduate education and median income indicating as drastic of


worship Could you share the official explanation from Manhattan Prep?
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