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The Official Guide for GMAT Verbal Review 2018
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Question no. 284

The growth projected for these storms in different computerized weather models varies widely.

(A) projected for these storms in different computerized weather models varies widely
(B) for these storms is projected in different computerized models of weather to vary widely
(C) of these storms, projected in different computerized weather models, vary widely
(D) projected for these storms, which vary widely in different computerized weather models
(E) that varies widely for these storms are projected in different computerized weather models
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Growth is singular hence need a singular verb. Hence C is out

Option : D is a fragment does not have a verb, D is out.

Option B and C changes meaning

Hence A
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The growth projected for these storms in different computerized weather models varies widely.
A. projected for these storms in different computerized weather models varies widely
- Correct
B. for these storms is projected in different computerized models of weather to vary widely
-Growth is projected using different models....Ok. But the purpose of using different model is not to SHOW VARIATION. Hence Incorrect
C. of these storms, projected in different computerized weather models, vary widely
Singular verb VARIES should be used for singular noun GROWTH. Hence Incorrect
D. projected for these storms, which vary widely in different computerized weather models
The sentence is incorrect since it is just a CLAUSE.
E. that varies widely for these storms are projected in different computerized weather models
Singular verb IS should be used for singular noun GROWTH. Hence Incorrect
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The Official Guide for GMAT Verbal Review 2018
Practice Question
Sentence Correction
Question no. 284

The growth projected for these storms in different computerized weather models varies widely.

A. projected for these storms in different computerized weather models varies widely
B. for these storms is projected in different computerized models of weather to vary widely
C. of these storms, projected in different computerized weather models, vary widely
D. projected for these storms, which vary widely in different computerized weather models
E. that varies widely for these storms are projected in different computerized weather models


Option A: This is grammatically correct and conveys the meaning effectively.
Option B: To vary denotes intention. But that's not the case as per the original question.
Option C: Same as B
Option D: Incorrect structure, and meaning is changed
Option E: usage of are is incorrect. is should be used.

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AbdurRakib wrote:
The Official Guide for GMAT Verbal Review 2018
Practice Question
Sentence Correction
Question no. 284

The growth projected for these storms in different computerized weather models varies widely.

A. projected for these storms in different computerized weather models varies widely
B. for these storms is projected in different computerized models of weather to vary widely
C. of these storms, projected in different computerized weather models, vary widely
D. projected for these storms, which vary widely in different computerized weather models
E. that varies widely for these storms are projected in different computerized weather models


Option A: This is grammatically correct and conveys the meaning effectively.
Option B: Subject Verb Agreement error, varies should be used.
Option C: Same as B
Option D: Incorrect structure, and meaning is changed
Option E: usage of are is incorrect. is should be used.


WHAT is the subject verb agreement error in option B? Could you throw some light on SV error...
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harikrish wrote:
AbdurRakib wrote:
The Official Guide for GMAT Verbal Review 2018
Practice Question
Sentence Correction
Question no. 284

The growth projected for these storms in different computerized weather models varies widely.

A. projected for these storms in different computerized weather models varies widely
B. for these storms is projected in different computerized models of weather to vary widely
C. of these storms, projected in different computerized weather models, vary widely
D. projected for these storms, which vary widely in different computerized weather models
E. that varies widely for these storms are projected in different computerized weather models


Option A: This is grammatically correct and conveys the meaning effectively.
Option B: Subject Verb Agreement error, varies should be used.
Option C: Same as B
Option D: Incorrect structure, and meaning is changed
Option E: usage of are is incorrect. is should be used.


WHAT is the subject verb agreement error in option B? Could you throw some light on SV error...


Yeah there is no SV error. Its the usage of infinitive + verb - this shows intention
Ex: I started early from home to reach office on time. ( to reach)

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Regarding A The growth projected for these storms in different computerized weather models varies widely.

I always have doubts regarding use of these prepositional phrases...

The growth projected for these storms [modifies projected OK] in different computerized weather [ doesnt it seems that storms are in different computerized weather...]

My question is when is it ok for prepositional phrase to be far and when it has to touch the things it modifies..??

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The growth projected for these storms in different computerized weather models varies widely.

A. projected for these storms in different computerized weather models varies widely

Correct : verb-ed modifier correctly modifies 'growth'. SV is correct

B. for these storms is projected in different computerized models of weather to vary widely.

meaning error.

C. of these storms, projected in different computerized weather models, vary widely
wrong modification : verb -ed modifier (projected..... models) modifies storms.This changes meaning
SV error : The growth(singular) vary(plural) widely.


D. projected for these storms, which vary widely in different computerized weather models
wrong modification : 'which' modifies 'storms' . change in meaning.

E. that varies widely for these storms are projected in different computerized weather models.

change in meaning : It says variation in growth is projected by simulations

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