202. Growing competitive pressures may be encouraging auditors to bend …

Growing competitive pressures may be encouraging auditors to bend the rules in favor of clients; auditors may, for instance, allow a questionable loan to remain on the books in order to maintain a bank’s profits on paper. (A) clients; auditors may, for instance, allow (B) clients, as an instance, to allow (C) clients, like to … Continue reading 202. Growing competitive pressures may be encouraging auditors to bend …

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199. Coffee prices rose sharply Monday, posting their biggest one-day gain in …

Coffee prices rose sharply Monday, posting their biggest one-day gain in almost three years, after a weekend cold snap in Brazil raised concern that there could be damage to the world’s largest crop when at a time with supplies already tight. A. that there could be damage to the world’s largest crop when at a … Continue reading 199. Coffee prices rose sharply Monday, posting their biggest one-day gain in …

196. Native to south america,when peanuts were introduced to Africa by …

Native to South America, when peanuts were introduced to Africa by Portugese explorers early in the sixteenth century they were quickly adopted into Africa's agriculture, probably because of being so similar to the Bambarra groundnut, a popular indigenous plant. A) when peanuts were introduced to Africa by Portugese explorers early in sixteenth century they were … Continue reading 196. Native to south america,when peanuts were introduced to Africa by …

805. Although she was considered among her contemporaries to …

Although she was considered among her contemporaries to be the better poet than her husband, later Elizabeth Barrett Browning was overshadowed by his success. (A) Although she was considered among her contemporaries to be the better poet than her husband, later Elizabeth Barrett Browning was overshadowed by his success. (B) Although Elizabeth Barrett Browning was … Continue reading 805. Although she was considered among her contemporaries to …

804. By 1999, astronomers had discovered 17 nearby stars that …

By 1999, astronomers had discovered 17 nearby stars that are orbited by planets about the size of Jupiter. (A) had discovered 17 nearby stars that are orbited by planets (B) had discovered 17 nearby stars with planets orbiting them that were (C) had discovered that there were 17 nearby stars that were orbited by planets … Continue reading 804. By 1999, astronomers had discovered 17 nearby stars that …

803. In the major cities of industrialized countries at the end of …

In the major cities of industrialized countries at the end of the nineteenth century, important public places such as theaters, restaurants, shops, and banks had installed electric lighting, but electricity was in less than one percent of homes, where lighting was still provided mainly by candles or gas. A) electricity was in less than one … Continue reading 803. In the major cities of industrialized countries at the end of …

798. As sources of electrical power, windmills now account for only …

As sources of electrical power, windmills now account for only about 2,500 megawatts nationwide, but production is almost expected to double by the end of the year, which would provide enough electricity for 1.3 million households. (A) almost expected to double by the end of the year, which would provide (B) almost expected that it … Continue reading 798. As sources of electrical power, windmills now account for only …

795. Australian embryologists have found evidence that suggests …

Australian embryologists have found evidence that suggests that the elephant is descended from an aquatic animal, and its trunk originally evolved as a kind of snorkel. (A) that suggests that the elephant is descended from an aquatic animal, and its trunk originally evolved (B) that has suggested the elephant descended from an aquatic animal, its … Continue reading 795. Australian embryologists have found evidence that suggests …

792. She was less successful after she had emigrated to New York …

She was less successful after she had emigrated to New York compared to her native Germany, photographer Lotte Jacobi nevertheless earned a small group of discerning admirers, and her photographs were eventually exhibited in prestigious galleries across the United States. (A) She was less successful after she had emigrated to New York compared to (B) … Continue reading 792. She was less successful after she had emigrated to New York …

791. Found only in the Western Hemisphere and surviving through …

Found only in the Western Hemisphere and surviving through extremes of climate, hummingbirds’ range extends from Alaska to Tierra del Fuego, from sea level rain forests to the edges of Andean snowfields and ice fields at altitudes of 15,000 feet. (A) Found only in the Western Hemisphere and surviving through extremes of climate, hummingbirds’ range … Continue reading 791. Found only in the Western Hemisphere and surviving through …