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This one is from the archives, but we never seemed to get a definitive OA for it.

The physical fitness program already a solid part of the employee benefits package at many companies, more businesses are focusing on newer personal activity programs.

(A) The physical fitness program
(B) With the physical fitness program
(C) The physical fitness program as
(D) Being that the physical fitness program was
(E) With the physical fitness program’s being
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New post 28 Jan 2006, 09:34
It should be B

Here is a similar one from SC1000.

959. Child care already a solid part of the employee benefits package at many companies, more businesses are focusing on a newer family benefit known as elder care, servicing for older dependents.
(A) Child care
(B) With child care
(C) Child care as
(D) Being the Child care was
(E) With child care’s being
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New post 28 Jan 2006, 09:44
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It should be B

Here is a similar one from SC1000.

959. Child care already a solid part of the employee benefits package at many companies, more businesses are focusing on a newer family benefit known as elder care, servicing for older dependents.
(A) Child care
(B) With child care
(C) Child care as
(D) Being the Child care was
(E) With child care’s being


Celia, you ought to be a blackjack player, you have a great memory. Perfect comparison. :-D
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New post 28 Jan 2006, 09:49
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celiaXDN wrote:
It should be B

Here is a similar one from SC1000.

959. Child care already a solid part of the employee benefits package at many companies, more businesses are focusing on a newer family benefit known as elder care, servicing for older dependents.
(A) Child care
(B) With child care
(C) Child care as
(D) Being the Child care was
(E) With child care’s being


Celia, you ought to be a blackjack player, you have a great memory. Perfect comparison. :-D


:-D Because they have exactly the same structure. It just came to my mind.
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New post 28 Jan 2006, 13:00
B is correct.

I don't know any rule for this but I understand B is correct.
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New post 28 Jan 2006, 15:14
B for me..
But celia u have a gr8 memory..My memory is so poor that tomorrow if you show me the same question it would look brand new to me :o
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New post 28 Jan 2006, 18:45
GMATT73 wrote:
This one is from the archives, but we never seemed to get a definitive OA for it.

The physical fitness program already a solid part of the employee benefits package at many companies, more businesses are focusing on newer personal activity programs.

(A) The physical fitness program
(B) With the physical fitness program
(C) The physical fitness program as
(D) Being that the physical fitness program was
(E) With the physical fitness program’s being


A and C are run-on. D abd E are also incorrect as they both have being, which is almost always wrong in gmat.
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New post 29 Jan 2006, 01:01
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B for me..
But celia u have a gr8 memory..My memory is so poor that tomorrow if you show me the same question it would look brand new to me :o


:lol: :lol: :lol: :lol:
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New post 29 Jan 2006, 05:28
"B" for me too...

Celia, I saw an inference like CR in your post :wink:
Inference: You have completed 1000SC :lol:
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New post 30 Jan 2006, 08:17
andy_gr8 wrote:
B for me..
But celia u have a gr8 memory..My memory is so poor that tomorrow if you show me the same question it would look brand new to me :o


:-D Thats a :cool one Andy!!

I am still laughing!! :P

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New post 30 Jan 2006, 20:00
andy_gr8 wrote:
B for me..
But celia u have a gr8 memory..My memory is so poor that tomorrow if you show me the same question it would look brand new to me :o


Ha ha ha ha ha, this is too good Andy! :lol: :lol: :lol: :lol:
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New post 30 Jan 2006, 23:04
1 more vote for (B) :)
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New post 01 Feb 2006, 13:35
me too B :) i am getting to the groove :lol:
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