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# RAGCT Day 7: The books of Agatha Christie, a popular

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17 Sep 2014, 09:40
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The books of Agatha Christie, a popular writer of crime novels, have had a greater audience than any fiction author in history.

(A) than any fiction author in history

(B) historically than any other fiction author

(C) than have those of any fiction author in history

(D) in history as any other fiction author has had

(E) than those of any other fiction author in history

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17 Sep 2014, 09:47
Gr8 ! I am the first to reply and most probably the first one to choose the incorrect answer
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17 Sep 2014, 09:49
Incorrect comparisons , books should be compared with books
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17 Sep 2014, 09:51
A good one...I think i m right on this one..Comparison and Tense !!
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17 Sep 2014, 09:51
pronouns again I guess, need to match to the right noun
took some time to decide between 2 answers, but in the end, "have" made me decide which one to choose.
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17 Sep 2014, 10:01
a bit tricky
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17 Sep 2014, 10:04
Raced against the timer but unsure of the answer
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17 Sep 2014, 10:07
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souvik101990 wrote:
The books of Agatha Christie, a popular writer of crime novels, have had a greater audience than any fiction author in history.

(A) than any fiction author in history

(B) historically than any other fiction author

(C) than have those of any fiction author in history

(D) in history as any other fiction author has had

(E) than those of any other fiction author in history

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17 Sep 2014, 10:08
Almost forgot to answer today's question. But better late than never !!!

Not that tricky, felt easy. may be I took a little more time. Need to gear up.
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17 Sep 2014, 10:21
souvik101990 wrote:
The books of Agatha Christie, a popular writer of crime novels, have had a greater audience than any fiction author in history.

(A) than any fiction author in history

(B) historically than any other fiction author

(C) than have those of any fiction author in history

(D) in history as any other fiction author has had

(E) than those of any other fiction author in history

Day 7 Question of the Verbal Contest: Race Against the GMAT Club Timer

Hope my answer is right. Once again I narrowed down to 2 answers , and chose one that I felt is concise.
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17 Sep 2014, 11:38
A nice comparison question. Hope I got it right . Fingers crossed !!
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17 Sep 2014, 12:28
question based on pronouns and comparison, hope got it correct
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17 Sep 2014, 12:32
1. Cut the fluff
2. Check comparison
3. Look out for the cool little trick
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17 Sep 2014, 13:57
Apple to apple comparision precisely ...
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17 Sep 2014, 18:04
Comparison and subtlety. I hope its correct.
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17 Sep 2014, 19:13
Comparisons!
Cut into pieces
Done

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17 Sep 2014, 20:14
honchos wrote:
it is!

Please do not post Answers! The question is active for entire week. Kindly read the forum rules for RAGCT before attempting. I do not have the moderator rights. Moderators please edit the comment above!

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17 Sep 2014, 20:30
Good Comaprison Question!!
Apple to Apple comparison
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18 Sep 2014, 00:10
this one seems very easy to me :D
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