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The domestic chinchilla is a diminutive creature, especially as compar

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The domestic chinchilla is a diminutive creature, especially as compared with their wild counterparts, found high in the Andes.

A) especially as compared with their wild counterparts, found

B) as opposed to their wild counterparts, which can be found

C) particularly when compared to its wild counterpart, found

D) as compared against its wild counterparts that can be found

E) unlike its wild counterparts, who can only be found

OA:C

can you explain this,because in comparison expressions chapter from E-Gmat i found that expression 'when compared to' is wrong usage.Ca you explain
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New post 23 Nov 2019, 21:10
Hi, navaneethan123,

If you revisit the concepts once again, you will find that 'compared with' and 'compared to' both are correct expression. 'As compared to' is also correct expression.

'When compared to' for particular question that you are talking about may have some other error. Still, with above information you can solve the question easily.

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https://gmatclub.com/forum/rules-for-po ... 33935.html

Hope this helps.

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Hi,

Can anyone explain the right answer choice?

We live in a world in which crime is rampant, children are recalcitrant, change is the only
constant, and uncertainty prevails.

(A) children are recalcitrant, change is the only constant, and uncertainty prevails.
(B) children are recalcitrant, change is the only constant, and uncertainty is prevalent.
(C) in which children are recalcitrant, in which change is the only constant, and in which
uncertainty is prevalent.
(D) where children are recalcitrant, where change is the only constant and where uncertainty is
prevalent.
(E) where children are recalcitrant, change is the only constant, and uncertainty is prevalent
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navaneethan123 wrote:
The domestic chinchilla is a diminutive creature, especially as compared with their wild counterparts, found high in the Andes.

A) especially as compared with their wild counterparts, found

B) as opposed to their wild counterparts, which can be found

C) particularly when compared to its wild counterpart, found

D) as compared against its wild counterparts that can be found

E) unlike its wild counterparts, who can only be found

OA:C

can you explain this,because in comparison expressions chapter from E-Gmat i found that expression 'when compared to' is wrong usage.Ca you explain


Use of their in A & B is incorrect since "The domestic chinchilla" is singular. A & B are incorrect.
as compared against is incorrect in D
E changes meaning of the original sentence.

C is only option left after PoE.
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Re: The domestic chinchilla is a diminutive creature, especially as compar   [#permalink] 24 Nov 2019, 09:28
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