For some reason, today's SAT Question of the Day seems vaguely topical to me, though I'm not sure why.
Choose the word or set of words that, when inserted in the sentence, best fits the meaning of the sentence as a whole.
His ------- prior experience notwithstanding, David was judged by the hiring manager to be ------- the job.
A. illustrious . . entitled to
B. limited . . qualified for
C. applicable . . assured of
D. useful . . overqualified for
E. irrelevant . . perplexed by