GMAT Sentence Correction Test

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  • 1. 
    A substance from the licorice plant, 50 times sweeter thansucrose, was recently discovered, is not only a natural sweetener but alsoprevents tooth decay.
    • A. 

      A substance from the licorice plant, 50 times sweeter than sucrose, was recently discovered

    • B. 

      A substance, which was recently discovered, from the licorice plant, 50times sweeter than sucrose,

    • C. 

      A substance from the licorice plant, which was recently discovered to be 50times sweeter than sucrose,

    • D. 

      A substance from the licorice plant, 50 times sweeter than sucrose , whichwas recently discovered,

    • E. 

      A recently discovered substance, 50 times sweeter than sucrose from thelicorice plant,

  • 2. 
    There are more than forty newspapers published in the cities of Kerala, a state on the Malabar Coast, which reflects the fact that Keralans are by far India’s most literate citizens.
    • A. 

      Which reflects

    • B. 

      And that number reflect

    • C. 

      Which reflect

    • D. 

      That number reflect

    • E. 

      And that reflects

  • 3. 
    Japan’s abundant rainfall and the typically mild temperature throughout most of the country have produced a lush vegetation cover and, despite the mountainous terrain and generally poor soils, it has made possible the raising of a variety of crops.
    • A. 

      It has made possible the raising of

    • B. 

      Has made possible for them to raise

    • C. 

      Have made it possible to raise

    • D. 

      Have made it possible for raising

    • E. 

      Thus making it possible for them to raise

  • 4. 
    According to a 1996 survey by the National Association of College and University Business Officers, more than three times as many independent institutions of higher education charge tuition and fees of under $8,000 a year than those that charge over $16,000.
    • A. 

      Than those that charge

    • B. 

      Than are charging

    • C. 

      Than to charge

    • D. 

      As charge

    • E. 

      As those charging

  • 5. 
    The results of the company’s cost-cutting measures are evident in its profits, which increased five percent during the first three months of this year after it fell over the last two years.
    • A. 

      Which increased five percent during the first three months of this year after it fell

    • B. 

      Which had increased five percent during the first three months of this year after it had fallen

    • C. 

      Which have increased five percent during the first three months of this year after falling

    • D. 

      With a five percent increase during the first three months of this year after falling

    • E. 

      With a five percent increase during the first three months of this year after having fallen

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