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CIO, colons, independent clauses, Quiz, semicolons, writing for business
|Which is correct?
There are three major areas of __________ network virtualization, storage virtualization and server virtualization.
Explanation: A colon is used to introduce a list of items after an independent clause. You would use a semicolon in that spot to introduce another independent clause that was closely related to the first one.