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Question:

“Because he was late, he missed the field trip, and this caused him to fail the class.”
In this sentence which numbers and kinds of clauses are included?

A One dependent clause and two independent clauses
Explaination

“Because he was late” is the one dependent clause, that cannot stand alone; it is introduced by the subordinating conjunction “Because” and modifies “he missed the field trip,” the first independent clause, which could stand alone as a sentence. This is joined by the coordinating conjunction “and” to the second independent clause, “this caused him to fail the class.” Hence there is not only one independent clause, nor are there two dependent clauses.