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Question 46: If there was ever a time when critical thinking was a moral imperative, and credulity a calamitous sin, it is now.
There are no errors in the given sentence.
'If there was ever..' is used to cite a perfect example or case that meets the said conditions.
Note that the past subjunctive ("if there were") is only appropriate in stating conditions that are contrary to fact. This is not the case in the given sentence.
The question is " Choose the grammatically correct option "
Choice D is the correct answer.
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