It is currently 18 Nov 2017, 20:18

### GMAT Club Daily Prep

#### Thank you for using the timer - this advanced tool can estimate your performance and suggest more practice questions. We have subscribed you to Daily Prep Questions via email.

Customized
for You

we will pick new questions that match your level based on your Timer History

Track
Your Progress

every week, we’ll send you an estimated GMAT score based on your performance

Practice
Pays

we will pick new questions that match your level based on your Timer History

# Events & Promotions

###### Events & Promotions in June
Open Detailed Calendar

# Why painting the face and perfuming the body should have

 new topic post reply Question banks Downloads My Bookmarks Reviews Important topics
Author Message
Senior Manager
Joined: 22 Nov 2005
Posts: 474

Kudos [?]: 23 [0], given: 0

Why painting the face and perfuming the body should have [#permalink]

### Show Tags

09 Apr 2006, 16:59
00:00

Difficulty:

(N/A)

Question Stats:

0% (00:00) correct 0% (00:00) wrong based on 0 sessions

### HideShow timer Statistics

Why painting the face and perfuming the body should have persisted throughout recorded history has been the subject of a substantial amount of anthropological and psychological speculation.

Why painting the face and perfuming the body should have persisted

How painting the face and perfuming the body could be persistent

That painting the face and perfuming the body are persisting

Painting the face and perfuming the body persisting

The persisting of face painting and body perfuming

Kudos [?]: 23 [0], given: 0

Senior Manager
Joined: 08 Sep 2004
Posts: 257

Kudos [?]: 25 [0], given: 0

Location: New York City, USA

### Show Tags

09 Apr 2006, 17:17
My choice A.

B - has 'be' in it. Also the correct question is 'Why' and not 'How'

C - Wrong tense

Kudos [?]: 25 [0], given: 0

Senior Manager
Joined: 24 Jan 2006
Posts: 251

Kudos [?]: 5 [0], given: 0

### Show Tags

10 Apr 2006, 11:08
Why painting the face and perfuming the body should have persisted throughout recorded history has been the subject of a substantial amount of anthropological and psychological speculation.

Why painting the face and perfuming the body should have persisted
Starts with "Why" is seems like author is asking why painting the face .... has been the subject" !!

How painting the face and perfuming the body could be persistent
changes the meaning slightly

That painting the face and perfuming the body are persisting
start with That!! err

Painting the face and perfuming the body persisting
improper use - persisting

The persisting of face painting and body perfuming
||ism, CORRECT. I am not sure of usage of "persisting" though

Kudos [?]: 5 [0], given: 0

Director
Joined: 27 Feb 2006
Posts: 621

Kudos [?]: 81 [0], given: 0

### Show Tags

10 Apr 2006, 13:49
^ B ^ is my choice.

I don't like " should have persisted " in A

Kudos [?]: 81 [0], given: 0

Senior Manager
Joined: 22 Nov 2005
Posts: 474

Kudos [?]: 23 [0], given: 0

### Show Tags

10 Apr 2006, 23:28
OA is A

Kudos [?]: 23 [0], given: 0

CEO
Joined: 21 Jan 2007
Posts: 2734

Kudos [?]: 1076 [0], given: 4

Location: New York City
Re: SC - Painting the Face [#permalink]

### Show Tags

18 Aug 2007, 15:58
[Why painting the face and perfuming the body should have persisted throughout recorded history] has been the subject of a substantial amount of anthropological and psychological speculation.

X has been the subject of a substantial amount of anthropological and psychological speculation.

Kudos [?]: 1076 [0], given: 4

Re: SC - Painting the Face   [#permalink] 18 Aug 2007, 15:58
Display posts from previous: Sort by

# Why painting the face and perfuming the body should have

 new topic post reply Question banks Downloads My Bookmarks Reviews Important topics

Moderators: GMATNinjaTwo, GMATNinja

 Powered by phpBB © phpBB Group | Emoji artwork provided by EmojiOne Kindly note that the GMAT® test is a registered trademark of the Graduate Management Admission Council®, and this site has neither been reviewed nor endorsed by GMAC®.