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Whereas automobile buyers, due to a system designed to avoid the standardization of retail prices, cannot easily compare the cost of different car models, so they cannot reliably compare the discounts given at competing dealerships.

(D) Inasmuch as an automobile buyer
(E) In the same way an automobile buyer

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03 Feb 2017, 06:40
just as -- so -idiom

Option B has correct idiom set. Hence Correct Answer
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Whereas automobile buyers, due to a system designed to avoid the standardization of retail prices, cannot easily compare the cost of different car models, so they cannot reliably compare the discounts given at competing dealerships.

(A) Whereas automobile buyers -> No need of contrast here
(B) Just as automobile buyers --> Just as.. so -- Correct Idiom
(C) Like automobile buyers who --> We can not compare automobile buyers with themself.
(D) Inasmuch as an automobile buyer --> AWKWARD
(E) In the same way an automobile buyer --> AWKWARD
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