GMAT Question of the Day - Daily to your Mailbox; hard ones only

 It is currently 23 Jan 2019, 15:12

### GMAT Club Daily Prep

#### Thank you for using the timer - this advanced tool can estimate your performance and suggest more practice questions. We have subscribed you to Daily Prep Questions via email.

Customized
for You

we will pick new questions that match your level based on your Timer History

Track

every week, we’ll send you an estimated GMAT score based on your performance

Practice
Pays

we will pick new questions that match your level based on your Timer History

## Events & Promotions

###### Events & Promotions in January
PrevNext
SuMoTuWeThFrSa
303112345
6789101112
13141516171819
20212223242526
272829303112
Open Detailed Calendar
• ### Key Strategies to Master GMAT SC

January 26, 2019

January 26, 2019

07:00 AM PST

09:00 AM PST

Attend this webinar to learn how to leverage Meaning and Logic to solve the most challenging Sentence Correction Questions.
• ### Free GMAT Number Properties Webinar

January 27, 2019

January 27, 2019

07:00 AM PST

09:00 AM PST

Attend this webinar to learn a structured approach to solve 700+ Number Properties question in less than 2 minutes.

# The people known as Sumerians are credited as starting the first..

Author Message
TAGS:

### Hide Tags

Retired Moderator
Status: Preparing for GMAT
Joined: 25 Nov 2015
Posts: 988
Location: India
GPA: 3.64
The people known as Sumerians are credited as starting the first..  [#permalink]

### Show Tags

15 Nov 2016, 11:28
2
1
00:00

Difficulty:

35% (medium)

Question Stats:

56% (00:41) correct 44% (00:46) wrong based on 308 sessions

### HideShow timer Statistics

The people known as Sumerians are credited as starting the first civilization and building the first settlements worthy of being called cities.

A) as starting the first civilization and

B) with starting the first civilization and also

C) for starting the first civilization and

D) as the ones who started the first civilization and

E) with starting the first civilization and

If u liked the post, please press kudos!

_________________

Please give kudos, if you like my post

When the going gets tough, the tough gets going...

Board of Directors
Status: QA & VA Forum Moderator
Joined: 11 Jun 2011
Posts: 4354
Location: India
GPA: 3.5
Re: The people known as Sumerians are credited as starting the first..  [#permalink]

### Show Tags

15 Nov 2016, 12:28
souvonik2k wrote:
The people known as Sumerians are credited as starting the first civilization and building the first settlements worthy of being called cities.

A) as starting the first civilization and

B) with starting the first civilization and also

C) for starting the first civilization and

D) as the ones who started the first civilization and

E) with starting the first civilization and

If u liked the post, please press kudos!

The people known as Sumerians are credited with starting the first civilization and building the first settlements worthy of being called cities.

Answer must be (E) for use of -

1. Correct idiomatic usage - Credited with
2. Correct Use of Parallelism
_________________

Thanks and Regards

Abhishek....

PLEASE FOLLOW THE RULES FOR POSTING IN QA AND VA FORUM AND USE SEARCH FUNCTION BEFORE POSTING NEW QUESTIONS

How to use Search Function in GMAT Club | Rules for Posting in QA forum | Writing Mathematical Formulas |Rules for Posting in VA forum | Request Expert's Reply ( VA Forum Only )

Intern
Joined: 04 May 2013
Posts: 6
Concentration: Strategy, General Management
Re: The people known as Sumerians are credited as starting the first..  [#permalink]

### Show Tags

15 Dec 2017, 09:42
credited with is the right idiom …so we are left with ‘B’ and ‘E’. In choice ‘B’ also is ambiguous. Hence ‘E’ is the right choice.
Intern
Joined: 28 Jul 2017
Posts: 42
Re: The people known as Sumerians are credited as starting the first..  [#permalink]

### Show Tags

24 Jul 2018, 21:28
Correct idiom is credited with.
So only B and E options are remaining.
and also is redundant, and is sufficient.
So E is correct.

Sent from my ONEPLUS A5000 using GMAT Club Forum mobile app
Re: The people known as Sumerians are credited as starting the first.. &nbs [#permalink] 24 Jul 2018, 21:28
Display posts from previous: Sort by