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# us and france

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06 Jan 2008, 03:23
Although people in France consume fatty foods at a rate comparable to the United States, their death rates from heart disease are far lower in France.

A. people in France consume fatty foods at a rate comparable to the United States, their
B. people in France and the United States consume fatty foods at about the same rate, the
C. fatty foods are consumed by people in France at a comparable rate to the United States’s, their
D. the rate of fatty foods consumed in France and the United States is about the same, the
E. the rate of people consuming fatty foods is about the same in France and the United States, the

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06 Jan 2008, 04:53
Think it is B.

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06 Jan 2008, 05:21
marcodonzelli wrote:
Although people in France consume fatty foods at a rate comparable to the United States, their death rates from heart disease are far lower in France.

A. people in France consume fatty foods at a rate comparable to the United States, their
B. people in France and the United States consume fatty foods at about the same rate, the
C. fatty foods are consumed by people in France at a comparable rate to the United States’s, their
D. the rate of fatty foods consumed in France and the United States is about the same, the
E. the rate of people consuming fatty foods is about the same in France and the United States, the

B it is..

A: people are compared to US and not people of US
B Correct
C use of their following the comma is incorrect
D rate of fatty food!!!! you kidding me.. its rate of consumption of fatty food...
E rate of people !!!! Again ..

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06 Jan 2008, 06:29
abhi426 wrote:
marcodonzelli wrote:
Although people in France consume fatty foods at a rate comparable to the United States, their death rates from heart disease are far lower in France.

A. people in France consume fatty foods at a rate comparable to the United States, their
B. people in France and the United States consume fatty foods at about the same rate, the
C. fatty foods are consumed by people in France at a comparable rate to the United States’s, their
D. the rate of fatty foods consumed in France and the United States is about the same, the
E. the rate of people consuming fatty foods is about the same in France and the United States, the

B it is..

A: people are compared to US and not people of US
B Correct
C use of their following the comma is incorrect
D rate of fatty food!!!! you kidding me.. its rate of consumption of fatty food...
E rate of people !!!! Again ..

OA is B indeed

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06 Jan 2008, 06:57
A. people in France consume fatty foods at a rate comparable to the United States, their people in france compared to USA
B. people in France and the United States consume fatty foods at about the same rate, the[color=#0000FF)the best choice[/color]
C. fatty foods are consumed by people in France at a comparable rate to the United States’s, theirare consumed at passive constt
D. the rate of fatty foods consumed in France and the United States is about the same, theuse of the rate makes it wordy again is about te same is wordy
E. the rate of people consuming fatty foods is about the same in France and the United States, the
the rate of people consuming is confusing

clearly B
whs th OA

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