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100 points for $49 worth of Veritas practice GMATs FREE VERITAS PRACTICE GMAT EXAMS Earn 10 Points Per Post Earn 10 Points Per Thanks Earn 10 Points Per Upvote ## 1000 SC163 ##### This topic has 6 member replies ## 1000 SC163 Because Halley's comet changes orbit slightly during the seventy-six-year interval between passing close to Earth, it may veer onto a collision course with a planet sometime in the distant future. (A) between passing (B) of passing (C) between its passes (D) of its passes (E) as it passes Master | Next Rank: 500 Posts Joined 27 Jul 2007 Posted: 100 messages Upvotes: 6 Target GMAT Score: 720+ I think the answer should be (C) because the interval should be in between something. OA? Master | Next Rank: 500 Posts Joined 13 May 2008 Posted: 151 messages Upvotes: 6 Target GMAT Score: 650 yes OA is A Master | Next Rank: 500 Posts Joined 27 May 2008 Posted: 101 messages Upvotes: 5 Test Date: 31st July 2008 Target GMAT Score: 740+ Interval between two things is correct Orbit changes between two passes not while it passes closes to earrh So correct is C Guys whats the answer...expers..? Master | Next Rank: 500 Posts Joined 07 Apr 2008 Posted: 189 messages Followed by: 2 members Upvotes: 5 GMAT Score: 750 Ekta A is not the OA.OA is C. Legendary Member Joined 20 Dec 2008 Posted: 540 messages Followed by: 6 members Upvotes: 37 ektamatta wrote: Because Halley's comet changes orbit slightly during the seventy-six-year interval between passing close to Earth, it may veer onto a collision course with a planet sometime in the distant future. (A) between passing (B) of passing (C) between its passes (D) of its passes (E) as it passes Because Halley's comet changes orbit.... close to Earth, Because Halley's comet changes orbit option C/option E close to Earth, Because Halley's comet changes orbit as it passes close to Earth, I find E a better pick as compared to C. Can anyone explain the other way _________________ This time no looking back!!! Navami Junior | Next Rank: 30 Posts Joined 08 Oct 2011 Posted: 22 messages • 1 Hour Free BEAT THE GMAT EXCLUSIVE Available with Beat the GMAT members only code • Free Practice Test & Review How would you score if you took the GMAT Available with Beat the GMAT members only code • Magoosh Study with Magoosh GMAT prep Available with Beat the GMAT members only code • Get 300+ Practice Questions 25 Video lessons and 6 Webinars for FREE Available with Beat the GMAT members only code • Free Veritas GMAT Class Experience Lesson 1 Live Free Available with Beat the GMAT members only code • Free Trial & Practice Exam BEAT THE GMAT EXCLUSIVE Available with Beat the GMAT members only code • Award-winning private GMAT tutoring Register now and save up to$200

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