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An audit committee is
a. Composed of internal auditors.
b. Composed of members of the audit team.
c. Composed of members of a company’s board of directors who are not involved in the
day-to-day operations of the company.
d. A committee composed of persons not associating in any way with the client or the board
of directors.

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