Less or few

When drive-ins were at the height of their popularity in the late 1950’s, some 4,000 existed in the United States, but today there are less than one-quarter that many.

a. there are less than one-quarter that many

b. there are fewer than one-quarter as many

c. there are fewer than one-quarter of that amount

d. the number is less than one-quarter the amount

e. it is less than one-quarter of that amount

Please comment on how to figure out such questions

Intermediate Asked on December 13, 2018 in Sentence Correction.
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C seems to be the correct answer

Default Answered on December 23, 2018.
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