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May
24
2015
41,642 responses
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Incorrect 23,666
43% correct

Writing > Identifying Sentence Errors

The following sentence contains either a single error or no error at all. If the sentence contains an error, select the one underlined part that must be changed to make the sentence correct. If the sentence contains no error, select choice E. 

The United States is the largest producer of cranberries and cranberry products, most of them are consumed there and in Canada. No error

Answer Choices

Hint

Remember that two complete thoughts should never be joined by only a comma.

Question of the Day

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6/6

May
24
2015
41,642 responses
Question of the Day Statistics
Number Answered
Correct 17,976
Incorrect 23,666
43% correct

Writing > Identifying Sentence Errors

The following sentence contains either a single error or no error at all. If the sentence contains an error, select the one underlined part that must be changed to make the sentence correct. If the sentence contains no error, select choice E. 

The United States is the largest producer of cranberries and cranberry products, most of them are consumed there and in Canada. No error

Answer Choices

Answer

The error in this sentence occurs at (C), where an inappropriate pronoun creates a comma splice. The relative pronoun “which” should be used instead.