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After a strenuous climb, the hikers decided to make camp before reaching the summit because night was
approaching rapidly.

Which statement most accurately describes this
excerpt?
A. It contains one dependent clause and one
independent clause.
B. It contains one independent clause.
C. It contains one independent clause, one dependent clause, and a prepositional phrase.
D. It contains one independent clause and two dependent clauses.

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Answer:

The correct answer is C.

Explanation:

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Erica Leffler
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C. It contains one independent clause, one dependent clause, and a prepositional phrase.

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Anna Considine
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