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    #1

    Once the Hubble ______

    Once the Hubble _______ on end on a platform in the cargo bay, ground control ______ the telescope's solar panels to roll up

    A) will be standing / controls
    B) has been standing / will be controlling
    C) had been standing / was controlling
    D) is standing / will control
    E) had raged / battled / is trailed


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    #2

    Re: Once the Hubble ______

    I'd eliminate "E" for sure.

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    Re: Once the Hubble ______

    After you, Volcano1985! (What do you think? - We try to teach here, unlike some websites that just do your work for you. )

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    #4

    Re: Once the Hubble ______

    I think B or D

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    #5

    Re: Once the Hubble ______

    Only D is possible.

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    Re: Once the Hubble ______

    Quote Originally Posted by SoothingDave View Post
    I'd eliminate "E" for sure.
    Party pooper!

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    #7

    Re: Once the Hubble ______

    I think SD's elimination was pedagogically OK, because E is so obviously irrelevant - in fact, impossible (as it offers three possible fillers for two slots).

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