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# The federal rules aimed at protecting human subjects of

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The federal rules aimed at protecting human subjects of medical experiments were established to ensure that patients must be warned of potential risk and an independent panel would evaluate the experiment before it was conducted.

a. must be warned of potential risks and an independent panel would

b. must be warned of potential risks and that an independent panel

c. are warned about potential risks and that an independent panel

d. will be warned about potential risks and an independent panel would

e. would be warned of potential risks and that an independent panel would

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06 Dec 2007, 21:10
eyunni wrote:
The federal rules aimed at protecting human subjects of medical experiments were established to ensure that patients must be warned of potential risk and an independent panel would evaluate the experiment before it was conducted.

a. must be warned of potential risks and an independent panel would

b. must be warned of potential risks and that an independent panel

c. are warned about potential risks and that an independent panel

d. will be warned about potential risks and an independent panel would

e. would be warned of potential risks and that an independent panel would

for me ensure ..must - redundant

So between c, d & E

Thougth there is a flaw in 'C' i would go for 'C' . are ...to ensure - parallel

Second choice will be 'D'

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06 Dec 2007, 23:13
The federal rules aimed at protecting human subjects of medical experiments were established to ensure that patients must be warned of potential risk and an independent panel would evaluate the experiment before it was conducted.

a. must be warned of potential risks and an independent panel would

b. must be warned of potential risks and that an independent panel

c. are warned about potential risks and that an independent panel

d. will be warned about potential risks and an independent panel would

e. would be warned of potential risks and that an independent panel would

Eliminate answers with "must". It is a nonsense to say " to ensure that someone must be..." C sounds good but we must get rid of it because, using the present tense, an indipendent panel doesn't not evaluate, but evaluateS. D is incorrent because it uses the future and the conditional. E is parallel and correct.

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07 Dec 2007, 00:35

B. for llism: that x and that y.[/quote]

an independent panel evaluateS...third person

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07 Dec 2007, 02:46
My choice is E.
The federal rules ..... were established to ensure that patients
would be warned.....
A. using past form so, "would" is preferable.
B. ||ism : that x and that y
C. Also would is || on both the sides of "and"

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07 Dec 2007, 02:55
marcodonzelli wrote:

B. for llism: that x and that y.[/quote]

an independent panel evaluateS...third person[/quote]

subjunctive -> -s is not needed

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07 Dec 2007, 06:30
What subjunctive???? B doesn't consider it because in the first clause we see "are"....the OA is E

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07 Dec 2007, 11:45
Sorry for the delay. I did not have access to the internet till now. OA is E indeed.

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27 Jan 2009, 09:22
This is a good question. Anyone want to take a crack at the OExplanation?

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27 Jan 2009, 10:04
The federal rules aimed at protecting human subjects of medical experiments were established to ensure that patients must be warned of potential risk and an independent panel would evaluate the experiment before it was conducted.

Here are my observations.

1. WERE establised- Past tense with Plural Noun Federal Rules
2. ENSURE - Meaning of ensure is to make sure.
3. WAS - Past tense with singular noun the experiment.

a. must be warned of potential risks and an independent panel would - ENSURE....MUST are redundant. So ruled out.

b. must be warned of potential risks and that an independent panel - ENSURE....MUST are redundant. So ruled out.

c. are warned about potential risks and that an independent panel - All the verbs in the sentence are Past tense. ARE is trying to make is present tense. So ruled out.

d. will be warned about potential risks and an independent panel would - All the verbs in the sentence are Past tense. WILL BE is trying to make is present tense. So ruled out.

e. would be warned of potential risks and that an independent panel would - gooes good with the sentence along with the || rule - to ensure that patients would be warned......and that an independent panel would....

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