This question presents a sentence, part of which or all of which is underlined. Beneath the sentence, you will find five ways of phrasing the underlined part. The first of these repeats the original; the other four are different. If you think the original is best, choose the first answer; otherwise, choose one of the others.
A growing trend toward equality in the workplace may be influencing a mandate for minorities; immigrants, for example, may be allowed to bypass the arduous process of filling out paperwork before applying for jobs.