a controversial exam question
In yesterday,a high school entrance test was made in Turkey which is similiar to gmat.There has been a lot of debates on a question since it came out after the exam finished.Would you share your thoughts about the answer?
Marry sanders was a successful artist.Before she died,------.
c-)she has won several awards d-)she could draw many pictures.
There has been a lot of discussion about use of ''could'' in option b.What do you think of this?Is the correct answer ''d'' without a shadow of a doubt?