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Today, because of public education and government breeding programs

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Today, because of public education and government breeding programs, the state of Michigan reports three times as many peregrine falcon nests than it has in 1970.
(A) as many peregrine falcon nests than it has
(B) as many peregrine falcon nests than it had
(C) as many peregrine falcon nests than it did
(D) as many peregrine falcon nests than it had been reporting
(E) as many peregrine falcon nests than it does
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Re: Today, because of public education and government breeding programs [#permalink]

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Today, because of public education and government breeding programs, the state of Michigan reports three times as many peregrine falcon nests than it has in 1970.
(A) as many peregrine falcon nests than it has
(B) as many peregrine falcon nests than it had
(C) as many peregrine falcon nests than it did
(D) as many peregrine falcon nests than it had been reporting
(E) as many peregrine falcon nests than it does


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Re: Today, because of public education and government breeding programs [#permalink]

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Can anyone tell why it couldn't be B

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Than it reported, rather than it had reported

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Than it had vs than it did:
MC state reported 3 times many pigeons than it did --> 'had' is usually used more with food/ consumption. Ex:John had 3 times as many cupcakes this Monday than he did a week ago. I am not sure the exact grammatical rule behind it,but 'had' wouldn't fit here.
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