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# Though the law will require emissions testing of all diesel

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Though the law will require emissions testing of all diesel [#permalink]

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21 Oct 2006, 16:54
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Though the law will require emissions testing of all diesel vehicles, from tractor trailers to excursion buses, it will have no effect on sport utility vehicles, almost all of which are gasoline powered, and will not be subjected to emissions-control standards as stringent as they are fordiesel-powered vehicles.

A. powered, and will not be subjected to emissions-control standards as stringent as they are for
B. powered, and therefore not subjected to emissions-control standards that are as stringent as those of
C. powered and therefore not subject to emissions-control standards as stringent as those for
D. powered, which are not subject to emissions-control standards as stringent as they are for
E. powered and therefore they are not subject to emissions-control standards as stringent as those of

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21 Oct 2006, 19:09
C.
Though the law will require emissions testing of all diesel vehicles, from tractor trailers to excursion buses, it will have no effect on sport utility vehicles, almost all of which are gasoline powered and therefore not subject to emissions-control standards as stringent as those for

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23 Oct 2006, 18:36
A. powered, and will not be subjected to emissions-control standards as stringent as they are for - Verb tense problem. Subjected (past) - are (present). OUT
B. powered, and therefore not subjected to emissions-control standards that are as stringent as those of - need are. those-of is akward.OUT
C. powered and therefore not subject to emissions-control standards as stringent as those for - Correct.
D. powered, which are not subject to emissions-control standards as stringent as they are for - which modifies gasoline powered
E. powered and therefore they are not subject to emissions-control standards as stringent as those of - those-for is required. OUT

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Re: SC - Emissions Testings [#permalink]

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24 Oct 2006, 09:22
KC wrote:
Though the law will require emissions testing of all diesel vehicles, from tractor trailers to excursion buses, it will have no effect on sport utility vehicles, almost all of which are gasoline powered, and will not be subjected to emissions-control standards as stringent as they are fordiesel-powered vehicles.

A. powered, and will not be subjected to emissions-control standards as stringent as they are for
B. powered, and therefore not subjected to emissions-control standards that are as stringent as those of
C. powered and therefore not subject to emissions-control standards as stringent as those for
D. powered, which are not subject to emissions-control standards as stringent as they are for
E. powered and therefore they are not subject to emissions-control standards as stringent as those of

Going with D on this one

Though the law will require emissions testing of all diesel vehicles, from tractor trailers to excursion buses, it will have no effect on sport utility vehicles, almost all of which are gasoline powered, which are not subject to emissions-control standards as stringent as they are for diesel-powered vehicles.

vehicles ... which are gasoline powered ... which are not subject to

KC , OA pls.

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Re: SC - Emissions Testings [#permalink]

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24 Oct 2006, 11:29
KC wrote:
Though the law will require emissions testing of all diesel vehicles, from tractor trailers to excursion buses, it will have no effect on sport utility vehicles, almost all of which are gasoline powered, and will not be subjected to emissions-control standards as stringent as they are fordiesel-powered vehicles.

A. powered, and will not be subjected to emissions-control standards as stringent as they are for
B. powered, and therefore not subjected to emissions-control standards that are as stringent as those of
C. powered and therefore not subject to emissions-control standards as stringent as those for
D. powered, which are not subject to emissions-control standards as stringent as they are for
E. powered and therefore they are not subject to emissions-control standards as stringent as those of

Only C gives a fact and grammatically explains it as the reason as to why SUVs will not be subject to the new law.

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24 Oct 2006, 21:06
if the answer is not (C), take the biggest sledge hammer that you can find and hit me hard
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25 Oct 2006, 00:33
Swagatalakshmi wrote:
if the answer is not (C), take the biggest sledge hammer that you can find and hit me hard

How do you come up with such funny quotes .......... Agree with C..

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14 Dec 2014, 04:01
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Re: Though the law will require emissions testing of all diesel [#permalink]

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14 Dec 2014, 10:35
OA is C. Rejoice my fellow C picking brotherin/sisterin.

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Re: Though the law will require emissions testing of all diesel   [#permalink] 14 Dec 2014, 10:35
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