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Virtual Stock Exchange, a game stimulating real world stock exchange, has proved helpful to teach real world share trading.


A. Virtual Stock Exchange, a game stimulating real world stock exchange, has proved helpful to teach real world share trading.

B. Virtual Stock Exchange, a game stimulating real world stock exchange, has proved itself helpful to teach real world share trading.

C. Virtual Stock Exchange, a game stimulating real world stock exchange, proves itself helpful as teaching real world share trading.

D. Virtual Stock Exchange, a game that stimulates real world stock exchange, proves itself helpful to teach real world share trading.

E. Virtual Stock Exchange, a game that stimulates real world stock exchange, has proved helpful in teaching real world share trading.



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Is it stimulates? or simulates?

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Virtual Stock Exchange, a game stimulating real world stock exchange, has proved helpful to teach real world share trading.


A. Virtual Stock Exchange, a game stimulating real world stock exchange, has proved helpful to teach real world share trading.

B. Virtual Stock Exchange, a game stimulating real world stock exchange, has proved itself helpful to teach real world share trading.

C. Virtual Stock Exchange, a game stimulating real world stock exchange, proves itself helpful as teaching real world share trading.

D. Virtual Stock Exchange, a game that stimulates real world stock exchange, proves itself helpful to teach real world share trading.

E. Virtual Stock Exchange, a game that stimulates real world stock exchange, has proved helpful in teaching real world share trading.
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Virtual Stock Exchange, a game stimulating real world stock exchange, has proved helpful to teach real world share trading.


A. Virtual Stock Exchange, a game stimulating real world stock exchange, has proved helpful to teach real world share trading.

B. Virtual Stock Exchange, a game stimulating real world stock exchange, has proved itself helpful to teach real world share trading.

C. Virtual Stock Exchange, a game stimulating real world stock exchange, proves itself helpful as teaching real world share trading.

D. Virtual Stock Exchange, a game that stimulates real world stock exchange, proves itself helpful to teach real world share trading.

E. Virtual Stock Exchange, a game that stimulates real world stock exchange, has proved helpful in teaching real world share trading.



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stimulating vs that stimulates. that stimulates is correct so A,B and C are out.
Out of D and E, has proved helpful in teaching real world share trading is correct.

proves itself means that the gmae by itself proved which is not correct. So E is correct answer.
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Though I marked this question correct, anybody here, please elaborate the answer.

Virtual Stock Exchange, a game stimulating real world stock exchange
Virtual Stock Exchange, a game that stimulates real world stock exchange

I think both are correct, aren't they?
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Though I marked this question correct, anybody here, please elaborate the answer.

Virtual Stock Exchange, a game stimulating real world stock exchange
Virtual Stock Exchange, a game that stimulates real world stock exchange

I think both are correct, aren't they?


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yes ..the written above part is correct ..but reading further u will find the difference

"to teach real world market" and .."in teaching the marketts"

the intended meaning is precise with later one. :)
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gvij2017 wrote:
Though I marked this question correct, anybody here, please elaborate the answer.

Virtual Stock Exchange, a game stimulating real world stock exchange
Virtual Stock Exchange, a game that stimulates real world stock exchange

I think both are correct, aren't they?


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yes ..the written above part is correct ..but reading further u will find the difference

"to teach real world market" and .."in teaching the marketts"

the intended meaning is precise with later one. :)


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daagh sir any thoughts on this one?
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Could anyone please mention about using that stimulates and stimulating. Why one is preferred over the other and is it the same thing with all other sentences. Is a that clause always preferred on GMAT ?

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Could anyone please mention about using that stimulates and stimulating. Why one is preferred over the other and is it the same thing with all other sentences. Is a that clause always preferred on GMAT?


I'm not an expert, but I believe split "stimulating" vs "that stimulates" not decision point in this sentence. Experts might correct me if I'm wrong, but there is no strong preference of "that" over "-ING" modifier on GMAT.

The only information I met about the similar split is in explanation to this question: https://gmatclub.com/forum/salt-deposit ... -6837.html
The explanation states that it is not correct to use present participle "flourishing" when we are talking about something definitely from the past, and for such a case "that flourished" works better.

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