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# The distribution of mass within the core of the Earth, like

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The distribution of mass within the core of the Earth, like [#permalink]

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27 May 2009, 22:21
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The distribution of mass within the core of the Earth, like the mantle that surrounds the core, has been deduced from the orbital behavior of the Earth and the motions of satellites controlled by the gravity of the Earth.

A. the mantle that surrounds the core

B. that within the mantle surrounding the core

C. that of the mantle surrounding the core

D. the mantle the core surrounds

E. the distribution of mass within the mantle that surrounds the core
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Re: Core -Mantle - Something [#permalink]

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28 May 2009, 03:01
Althought lengthy but for comparison I will go with E.
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Re: Core -Mantle - Something [#permalink]

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28 May 2009, 04:14
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I think question tests comparisons (compare Oranges with Oranges).

So, (C)

C. that of the mantle surrounding the core
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Re: Core -Mantle - Something [#permalink]

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28 May 2009, 15:49
B.

There is nothing wrong in B and E, but is more concise.

Rest all the choices are making wrong comparisons.
Re: Core -Mantle - Something   [#permalink] 28 May 2009, 15:49
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