103.American productivity is declining in relation to Europe’s; the energy expended
per unit of production in the United States is as much as twice that expended in
(A) as much as twice that expended in West Germany
(B) as much as twice that of West Germany’s expenditure
© up to two times of West Germany’s expenditure
(D) up to two times what West Germans expended
(E) up to double the West German expenditure
Correct ANS: A. So “as much as twice” is correct? Shouldn’t it be “twice as much as”?