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Question

Some scientists contend that many species of dinosaur had a metabolism more like a warm-blooded mammal’s than a cold-blooded reptile’s.


 

Option A:

that many species of dinosaur had a metabolism more like

Option B:

that the metabolism of many dinosaur species were more like

Option C:

that the metabolisms of many species of dinosaurs were more like those of

Option D:

there were many species of dinosaurs that had metabolisms more like those of

Option E:

there were many dinosaur species that had a metabolism more like that of

Difficulty Level

Medium

Solution

Option A is the correct answer.


Option Analysis

Concept tested: Idioms, Comparisons

A) Correct Answer

B) Incorrect usage of the verb “Were” for metabolism.

C) Inappropriate usage of the word “those”

D) Incorrect idiom; “Contend that” is right.

E) Same as D.