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Read the following passage and answer the questions that follow by choosing the appropriate option.
From one examination year to another, students seeking admission into Nigerian higher institutions of learning perform poorly in their examination papers, particularly in the English Language and Mathematics papers. Often, they blame JAMB and schools for their poor performances. In turn, JAMB and schools do blame students for seriousness and a number of other personal factors that make students perform very poorly in the English and Mathematics papers. Apart from the apathy that students have for these two and other subjects, inadequate preparation for examination is a major bane of good performance in JAMB and POST UTME. Perhaps, we should quickly mention students' heavy reliance on sharp practices of different types which they commit before, during and after the examination. Miscomprehension of questions and violation of instructions are no least a factor. Besides, are students even conscious that minor mistakes that they make when they complete, fill in and Shade materials on the internet and during examination can rob them of excellence and consequently admission?
By implication in the passage, the least of the factors is

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A) Misunderstanding of questions and flouting instructions

B) The examination bodies

C) The students themselves

D) Examination sharp practices at different times


The correct answer is C.


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