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The supply of oil being finite has become an economical and

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VP
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The supply of oil being finite has become an economical and political consideration of the first magnitude for all modern industrial nations.
(A) The supply of oil being finite has become an economical
(B) The finite supply of oil has become an economical
(C) That the supply of oil is finite has become an economical
(D) The supply of oil being finite has become an economic
(E) That the supply of oil is finite has become an economic

how to approach this ,i could crack ecnomic Vs economical ,then did a mistake!!!
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06 Sep 2008, 08:35
spriya wrote:
The supply of oil being finite has become an economical and political consideration of the first magnitude for all modern industrial nations.
(A) The supply of oil being finite has become an economical
(B) The finite supply of oil has become an economical
(C) That the supply of oil is finite has become an economical
(D) The supply of oil being finite has become an economic
(E) That the supply of oil is finite has become an economic

how to approach this ,i could crack ecnomic Vs economical ,then did a mistake!!!

IMO E)

Usually choices with "being" are wrong.
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06 Sep 2008, 08:55
OA is E
but that supply is short is economic problem => appears awkward =>can this be a correct sentence
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06 Sep 2008, 08:58
spriya wrote:
OA is E
but that supply is short is economic problem => appears awkward =>can this be a correct sentence

It is awkward but not wrong and still best choice.
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06 Sep 2008, 09:45
nmohindru wrote:
spriya wrote:
OA is E
but that supply is short is economic problem => appears awkward =>can this be a correct sentence

It is awkward but not wrong and still best choice.

right !its correct supply cannot be a problem
supply is short is a problem

i got to read the sentences properly!!
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