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SAT problem of the week, November 17, 2014

A portion of the following sentence is underlined. Below the sentence are five ways of rewording the sentence by replacing the underlined material. If you feel the underlined word produces a more correct sentence than any other alternative, choose A.

For the benefit of cheating on the test completely negated by the risk of expulsion and exemption from financial aid, Katheryn made the decision to study for the grammar section of the SATs.

  1. For the (check answer)
  2. With the (check answer)
  3. The (check answer)
  4. On the (check answer)
  5. As the (check answer)

Solutions, hints, and questions are welcomed. A full solution will be posted on November 23rd.