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# Shrouded by clouds, Venus has been mapped by radar from the

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22 Jan 2006, 00:56
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Shrouded by clouds, Venus has been mapped by radar from the Earth and from spacecraft in orbit, and whose images suggest a geology intermediate between the Earth and Mars.

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B) Radar, sent from Earth and orbiting spacecraft, has mapped cloud-shrouded Venus, and the images suggest a geology intermediate between that of Earth and that of Mars.
C) Intermediate between Earth and Mars, Venus' geology has been mapped through its clouds by radar images from Earth and by orbiting spacecraft.
D) From the Earth and spacecraft in orbit, radar has mapped cloud-shrouded Venus, intermediate between Earth and Mars, and images suggest its geology.
E) Venus' geology, shrouded by clouds, is intermediate between Earth and Mars, which is suggested by maps that have been made by radar images from Earth and orbiting spacecraft.

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22 Jan 2006, 03:26
(B) by POE. "that of earth...that of mars" is required for clarity.

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22 Jan 2006, 03:48
watever wrote:
Shrouded by clouds, Venus has been mapped by radar from the Earth and from spacecraft in orbit, and whose images suggest a geology intermediate between the Earth and Mars.

A) -
B) Radar, sent from Earth and orbiting spacecraft, has mapped cloud-shrouded Venus, and the images suggest a geology intermediate between that of Earth and that of Mars.
C) Intermediate between Earth and Mars, Venus' geology has been mapped through its clouds by radar images from Earth and by orbiting spacecraft.
D) From the Earth and spacecraft in orbit, radar has mapped cloud-shrouded Venus, intermediate between Earth and Mars, and images suggest its geology.
E) Venus' geology, shrouded by clouds, is intermediate between Earth and Mars, which is suggested by maps that have been made by radar images from Earth and orbiting spacecraft.

A is clearly incorrect coz "whose" has no clear antecedent.
C is wrong coz "its" of "its clouds" seems to modify "Venus's geology" , this is wrong cause "its" must modify "Venus".
D also changed the original meaning coz what is "intermediate between Earth and Mars" is "Venus' geology" , not "Venus" alone.
E changed the OM,too coz what is "shrouded by clouds" is "venus" , not "venus's geology"

B seems the most logical.

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22 Jan 2006, 23:32
GMATT73 wrote:
(B) by POE. "that of earth...that of mars" is required for clarity.

You rule Laxie and Matt)))
B it is good explanation
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24 Jan 2006, 13:23
Perfect guys OA is "B".

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24 Jan 2006, 13:23
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