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    .......... that the cosmos began with a Bing bang.

    a) Everything has been expending outward

    b) It was a fraction of a second old

    c) The earth is utilized properly

    d) Astronomers have had powerful evidence

    e) There has been a hot debate

    especially i wonder why not the answer is b thanks in advance

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    It is "big bang" not "bing bang."

    And "I wonder why the answer is not b. Thanks in advance."

    #1, you can't say "old that." "...a fraction of a second old when..." is possible.

    #2, the big bang was the beginning. It wasn't any amount of time after.

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    Quote Originally Posted by stray bullet View Post
    .......... that the cosmos began with a Bing bang.

    a) Everything has been expending outward

    b) It was a fraction of a second old

    c) The earth is utilized properly

    d) Astronomers have had powerful evidence

    e) There has been a hot debate

    especially i wonder why not the answer is b thanks in advance
    I am just curious. What was listed as the correct answer?

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    Quote Originally Posted by MikeNewYork View Post
    I am just curious. What was listed as the correct answer?
    I agree. Only one is even possible and it uses an unlikely tense.
    Remember - correct capitalisation, punctuation and spacing make posts much easier to read.

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    Quote Originally Posted by emsr2d2 View Post
    I agree. Only one is even possible and it uses an unlikely tense.
    My thoughts exactly.

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