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Read the following passage, which contains some underlined or numbered words or phrases. Each of the answer choices contains alternatives for the underlines; choose the one that fits best grammatically or stylistically. If you think the original is the best answer, choose Choice ‘A’, or NO CHANGE.

Questions about specific parts of the passage or about the passage as a whole are identified by numbers only, not underlines. These will be associated with specific questions.

Teenagers Are Nuts!

Created for Albert.io. September 2014

(2) Recent research indicates that we’re not nuts and we don’t need headshrinkers or drugs and the reason we have so many anxieties and fears is because we need more time to develop.

A

NO CHANGE

B

Recent research indicates that although we’re not nuts and we don’t need headshrinkers or drugs, the reason we have so many anxieties and fears is because we need more time to develop.

C

Recent research indicates that we’re not nuts and we don’t need headshrinkers or drugs. The reason we have so many anxieties and fears is because we need more time to develop.

D

Recent research indicates that we’re not nuts; we don’t need headshrinkers or drugs and the reason we have so many anxieties and fears is because we need more time to develop.