What’s the antecedent of Mexico and the U.S.? Laurasia? – GMAT Sentence Correction

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What’s the antecedent of Mexico and the U.S.? Laurasia? – GMAT Sentence Correction

GMAT question of the day, sentence correction
Explanation
B - Incorrect: The pronoun it doesn’t have an antecedent.

B, C - Incorrect: The items: fiscal policies and the United States are not from the same type. Thus, they cannot be placed in the same list.

D, E - Incorrect: The pronoun they doesn't have a clear antecedent. It can refer to either United States or policies.

A - Correct: The relative pronoun which correctly modifies the smaller nation.

Pangea, why’d we have to drift apart?