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# The cottontail rabbit population in Orange County, California, has inc

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Updated on: 20 Mar 2013, 09:56
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The cottontail rabbit population in Orange County, California, has increased unchecked in recent years as a result of the removal of the native fox population and the clearing of surrounding woodlands.

(A) years as a result of the removal of
(B) years as a result of removing
(C) years, resulting from the removing of
(D) years, which is result of removing
(E) years, which is a result of the removal

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Originally posted by sdas on 19 Mar 2013, 14:03.
Last edited by sdas on 20 Mar 2013, 09:56, edited 1 time in total.
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19 Mar 2013, 17:46
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B is wrong because "removing" is not adequate in this case. It leaves the impression that the rabbit himself eliminated the fox.
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20 Mar 2013, 05:21

as a result of removal of.....
is correect
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04 Sep 2018, 10:16
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Discussed here
https://gmatclub.com/forum/the-cottonta ... 73-20.html
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