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Which revision changes this sentence from passive voice to active voice?

While Jessica hurried down the crowded sidewalk, the money was stolen right out of her purse.
A) While the sidewalk was crowded, Jessica had her money stolen by a thief right out of her purse.
B) While Jessica hurried down the crowded sidewalk, a thief stole the money right out of her purse.
C) While Jessica was hurrying down the crowded sidewalk, the money was stolen right out of her purse.
D) The money was stolen by a thief, right out of Jessica's purse, when she hurried down the sidewalk.

I think the answer is d!

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  1. "thief stole" is active voice.
    "was stolen by" is passive voice.

    You are right that "she hurried" is active voice, but the "was stolen" spoils choice D.

    I ran over him is active.
    He was run over by me is not.

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  2. https://webapps.towson.edu/ows/activepass.htm

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    Ms. Sue
  3. b?

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  4. Yes, b.

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    Ms. Sue
  5. its C yall made me get it wrong

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  6. it was b yall made me get it wrong

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