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January 23, 2017

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English
I'm having trouble making out what this section means: "...and as soon as her daughter was in a condition, sent her to a monastery in France, the abbess of which had been her particular friend. And thus ended an intrigue which, considering the time it lasted, was as ...
Saturday, September 24, 2016 by Ana

English
Teen Financier Gets Oprah's Attention. How did Lesley Scorgie acquire the money to make her investments? Why is Lesley Scorgie unusual? Why do you think she was invited to be a guest on Oprah Winfrey's talk show? In what ways could Lesley Scorgie influence other teens?
Saturday, September 24, 2016 by Anonymous

english
There is a text named Adolescent Confusion by Maya Angelou, and I have to write a paragraph about : Most teenagers are, at times, as impulsive and unthinking as Angelou was. Write a narrative about a time during your teenage years when you did something impulsively ,with ...
Saturday, September 24, 2016 by angie

English
1. When did they arrive at Yosemite? - They arrived at Yosemite in the afternoon on July 20. 1-2. When did they arrive at Yosemite? - They arrived at Yosemite in the afternoon on July 20, Friday. 1-3. When did they arrive at Yosemite? - They arrived at Yosemite in the ...
Saturday, September 24, 2016 by rfvv

English
1. Is John Hajun¡¯s gold friend or silver friend? He is Hajun¡¯s gold friend. 2. What do you want to do in Yosemite? I want to go fishing. 3. How many close friends do you have? I have five close friends. 4. Have you ever been ...
Saturday, September 24, 2016 by rfvv

Social studies NEED HELP
which of the following were problems faced by the english colonist at jamestown? The colony employed many indentured servants and paying them was different •• They Settled in an insecure location and were vulnerable to Spanish attack The ...
Friday, September 23, 2016 by Cassidy Ziegler

English
All the underlined words are in all capitals and all the bold words are in all capitals also. 1. Choose the meaning of the bold word. They appeared to me DENIZENS of a brilliant existence. (“The Bass, the River, and Sheila Mant") actors environmentalists...
Friday, September 23, 2016 by M

English
What are the action and be verbs in this sentence ? In 1999, I went to Disney World for vacation.
Friday, September 23, 2016 by Reshell

English
Identify the protagonist from Henry James "Europe" . I was thinking about this and I don't know who the protagonist would be since the story focuses on Mrs Rimmie but she's not really a positive character ? Would it be the narrator?
Friday, September 23, 2016 by Rea

English
1. I'm watching TV. 2. I'm watching the TV. ------------------------------ Which one is grammatical?
Friday, September 23, 2016 by rfvv

social studies
1. Which factor best explains why Native Americans were able to make permanent settlements? Native Americans began to cultivate plants for food. Native Americans began to create more complex tools and pottery. Native Americans discovered alternative food sources, such as ...
Friday, September 23, 2016 by syn

English
Here is another approach .. Can someone tell me a book that you can read during the 8th grade unit? Example: The Maze Runner. What is another book we got to choose ?
Thursday, September 22, 2016 by Lexi

English
what are two symptoms the author experiences when exposed to perfume?
Thursday, September 22, 2016 by Zack

english
In the short story "Europe" by Henry James, is the greater conflict between Mrs. Rimmie and her daughters or between Mrs rimmie and the narrator? In my opinion I think its between the narrator and Mrs. Rimmie because the daughters are under their moms control and ...
Thursday, September 22, 2016 by Rea

English
Can someone give me a summary of one of the books they read for the 8th grade unit? Ex: The Mazerunner ? This will help me with my answer. Thank u
Thursday, September 22, 2016 by Lexi

English
1: which word is most similar to the word assail? (1 point) > defend > greet >attack****(my answer) >embrace Is this correct?
Thursday, September 22, 2016 by Lexi

english literature
what is the significance of the odan tree in africa?
Thursday, September 22, 2016 by natasha

English
Choose the correct pattern for the following sentence. Electric cars take several hours to recharge. S-V-0*** S-V-IO S-V-N S-V-A Is this correct?
Thursday, September 22, 2016 by Marylyn

English
I had to choose archaic words out of a book I am reading and I chose: shroud, thus, unhand, wherefore, shrieve, kirk, ought, and dreamt Are any of them not an archaic word or did I do good?
Thursday, September 22, 2016 by Justine

English
Can you please check this essay and tell me if it's ok. It was like taking that first bite into a slice of cheese pizza after a long day of work, and being Blissfully on cloud 9 at the same time! that's how I felt when I got my first free psychic reading and numerology...
Thursday, September 22, 2016 by Cheesecake3

English
Essay on "if i could invent a new toy" of 500 words
Thursday, September 22, 2016 by Arbaz

English
1. He admitted driving carelessly. 2. He admitted having driven caressly. (Are both grammatical? What's the difference?) 3. He admitted having me the girl. 4. He admits having eaten the bread. 5. He admitted breaking the window. 6. He admitted having broken the window. (...
Thursday, September 22, 2016 by rfvv

English
Why did Raymond Carver make "Popular Mechanics" ending so ironically different from the Biblical tale "The Wisdom of Solomon"?
Wednesday, September 21, 2016 by Tiffany

English
1. I like joining a chat room and talking with foreigners in English. 2. I entered a chat room on line and chatted with a native speaker for a long time. 3. I took part in chat rooms and had a conversation with foreigners. --------------------------------- Are the expressions ...
Wednesday, September 21, 2016 by rfvv

Global Studies
Ming Moved to toronto 10 years ago when he was three. He still Speaks Chinese but has learned english and some french. he celebrates both chinesse and canadaian holidays.ming best reflects that canada is a____________. a. plural society b. melting pot c. cultural mosiac d. ...
Wednesday, September 21, 2016 by Jaelyn

English
Find out the figure of speech "I weep like child for the past"
Wednesday, September 21, 2016 by Lavanya

English
Spot the error in the sentence one of the chairs are broken
Wednesday, September 21, 2016 by Lavanya

English
1. To be poor, he could not buy the sports car. 2. Being poor, he could not buy the sports car. -------------------------------- Which one is correct? Is #1 correct grammatically?
Wednesday, September 21, 2016 by rfvv

English
1. The sun having set, we started for home. 2. After the sun had set, we started for home. 3. Because the sun had set, we started for home. ----------------------- Does #1 mean #2 or #3? 4. The sun set, so we started for home. 5. The sun had set, so we started for home. (Which...
Wednesday, September 21, 2016 by rfvv

Social Studies
What were some influences on self-government? Select all that apply. Commentaries on the laws of England** The Columbian exchange English bill of rights Poor Richard's almanac**
Wednesday, September 21, 2016 by Ally

english poetry
What effect does Bryant’s use of personification of nature have on the theme of the poem "Thanatopsis"? Thanatopsis William Cullen Bryant (1794 – 1878) To him who in the love of Nature holds Communion with her visible forms, she ...
Wednesday, September 21, 2016 by collin

English
Please check my answers! I'm like 92.7% sure there correct but I want to be sure. My answer has the ~~~. Which of the following is the indirect object in the sentence? Lizzie gave Charles a hige birthday gift. A.Lizzie B. Charles~~~ C. Huge D. Gift Which of the following ...
Wednesday, September 21, 2016 by Mira

Math
Two figures are similar with a similarity ratio of 4 and one side of the figure is 3 cm long. Find the lenght of the side of the similar figure. I don't really know if I have to try to do it like an equation or if there's a formula for this. Sorry if anything's ...
Wednesday, September 21, 2016 by Marta

English
1. The sun having set, we started for home. 2. After the sun had set, we started for home. 3. Because the sun had set, we started for home. ----------------------- Does #1 mean #2 or #3? 4. The sun set, so we started for home. 5. The sun had set, so we started for home. (Which...
Wednesday, September 21, 2016 by rfvv

English
1. As it became darker, he turned the light on. 2. When it became darker, he turned the light on. 3. Because it became darker, he turned the light on. 4. After it became darker, he turned the light on. -------------------------------------- What does #1 mean? #2, 3, or 4?
Wednesday, September 21, 2016 by rfvv

English
I need help with writing a really good thesis statement regarding the stories Popular Mechanics by Raymond Carver and The Judgement of Solomon and their parenting styles. It's supposed to be compare and contrast but I'm stuck. Please help me.
Wednesday, September 21, 2016 by Stephanie

english
Netta and Jim argued over their views of free trade. 2. Netta and Jim had different views on free trade. 3. Netta and Jim were sharply split over the issue of free trade. 4. Netta and Jim refused to discuss the issue of free trade. 16. In these four sentences, the word that&#...
Wednesday, September 21, 2016 by liz

English
Roses and hydrangeas which require more rainfall do well in East Texas. Which is the best way to revise the sentence using dashes? Roses—and hydrangeas—which require more rainfall do well in East Texas. Roses and hydrangeas which require ...
Tuesday, September 20, 2016 by Anonymous

English
Identify the main conflict from "the fall from the house of usher " and show what it reveals about the story's protagonist . I have studied this story and I'm not able to find one main conflict, I have found a couple but none add up to the point of what it ...
Tuesday, September 20, 2016 by Michele

English
1. Let's sit round the campfire. 2. Let's sit around the campfire. (Can we use both 'around' and 'round'?) 3. He is skipping in the park. 4. He is jumping rope in the park. (Does 'skipping' mean 'jumping rope? Are both OK?)
Tuesday, September 20, 2016 by rfvv

English 11th
What prevents the spaniards from succedding in their effort to leave the island?
Tuesday, September 20, 2016 by Anonymous

English
I'm not sure how to start my introduction paragraph in this 5 page essay im *discussing the effects of Loneliness and Rejection & also include psychological research and references to the novel, Frankenstein by Mary Shelley. I have info on Frankenstein but I'm not sure...
Tuesday, September 20, 2016 by Jess

English
Is this sentence grammatically correct? "Many times, women are blinded and silenced by fear, the fear of being different and thinking differently, especially in a culture that oppresses women."
Tuesday, September 20, 2016 by Ana

english
why does tasha the narrator in the tail think that her summer is ruined
Tuesday, September 20, 2016 by xavier

english/reading
Which detail in the following excerpt exemplifies the psychological distress that Ichabod experiences? In the dark shadow of the grove, on the margin of the brook, he beheld something huge, misshapen, black and towering. It stirred not, but seemed gathered up in the gloom, ...
Tuesday, September 20, 2016 by collin

English/reading
In this excerpt from the story, What does the Headless horseman foreshadow? I think it is death, is that right? " legend of sleepy Hollow"In the dark shadow of the grove, on the margin of the brook, he beheld something huge, misshapen, black and towering. It stirred ...
Tuesday, September 20, 2016 by collin

English
I need someone to check my paragraph and tell me if I did it correctly or if I missed something. My assignment was to highlight all of the pronouns, and make sure they agree with their antecedents in number, gender, and person. I put quotation marks around what I believe are ...
Tuesday, September 20, 2016 by Justine

english
In this excerpt from "The Legend of Sleepy Hollow,” what is the foreshadowing? It [the tree] was connected with the tragical story of the unfortunate André, who had been taken prisoner hard by; and was universally known by the name of Major ...
Tuesday, September 20, 2016 by collin

English
1. What do you use the Internet for? 2. What for do you use the Internet? 3. Why do you use the Internet? -------------------------- Which question is commonly use? Are they all grammatical? In casual situation, which one is used?
Tuesday, September 20, 2016 by rfvv

US history
how did the Virginia colony survive with the help of the English colonists?
Monday, September 19, 2016 by brian

English
1. Change the imperative sentences into more polite expressions beginning with "Do you mind if..." 2. When I say a sentence, you should say a more polite sentence beginning with 'Do you mind..." 3. _________________________________...
Monday, September 19, 2016 by rfvv

English
1. I'd like you to get my permission next time. 2. I'd like you to ask my permission next time. 3. I'd like you to ask for my permission next time before uploading my photos. ================================ Are the sentences grammatical?
Monday, September 19, 2016 by rfvv

English
Can someone please clarify what this means; a summary Analysis of your weekly monthly and semester time demands. Maybe and example of this
Monday, September 19, 2016 by Vee

Math, science,English and social studies
Hi, do you help with homework? Do you help with reading? Paying money?
Monday, September 19, 2016 by Mafanta Dulleh

English
1. (On June 6, 1897), they traveled (across the Golden Gate Bridge). 2. They have been producing vegetables and cotton (for many years). 3. (During most seasons), the crops grow well (in this central valley). Tell what each adverb phrase in () modifies. 1. On June 6, 1897--...
Monday, September 19, 2016 by HAYDEN

English
Identify the part of the following topic sentence that does not belong. The campus paper spends too much time covering football, in my humble opinion
Monday, September 19, 2016 by Ssm

English
In the Night The Bed Fell, what is the father's reaction to the scene he discovers when he opens the attic door? He is ready to chase a burglar He's worried someone's been hurt He wants to know what's happened He's glad that everyone's all right My ...
Monday, September 19, 2016 by LaLa

English
1. In which of the following selections is point of view used to highlight contradictions in what is being described? A) "Aztec Creation story" B) "Day of the Butterfly" C) "At the Tourist Centre in boston"** D) "Two Bodies" 2. Which of ...
Monday, September 19, 2016 by Starcatcher

English grammar
Verb used in the following sentence- 1)She.........to me after some days (talk,talked,will talk)
Monday, September 19, 2016 by Mukesh kumar

English
1. Do you want to stop practice? 2. Do you want to stop practicing soccer? 3. He sent a message to Tom about the photos uploaded on the website. ------------------------------- Are the sentences all grammatical? Would you check the please?
Monday, September 19, 2016 by rfvv

English
What is the Rhyme Scheme to the following Anne Bradstreet Poem To her father with some verses
Sunday, September 18, 2016 by Elizabath Aeh

English
1. Mina uploaded Yujin's photo on the school website without her permission. 2. She uploaded her photo imitating monkeys. 3. She didn't ask Yujin if she could upload her photo. 4. She didn't delete the photo right away. --------------------------- Would you check ...
Sunday, September 18, 2016 by rfvv

English
when taking an online test, be sure to do all of the following EXCEPT:
Sunday, September 18, 2016 by Anonymous

English
1. Will you summarize the passage? 2. Will you tell us summary of the passage? 3. Will you make a summary of the passage and say it to us? 4. Will you tell us about the summary of the reading text? 5. Will you summarize the passage and say it out loud in front of the ...
Sunday, September 18, 2016 by rfvv

English
1. What will you do if you visit one of the four cities? Write a short passage about your trip. 2. What would you like to do if you visit one among the four cities in this passage? Write a short essay related to the trip with more than 10 sentences. 3. If you travel to one of ...
Sunday, September 18, 2016 by rfvv

English
3. The organizational pattern of the Gettysburg Address is (1 point) Problem and solution, because Lincoln explains what is necessary to win the Civil War. Compare and contrast, because Lincoln compares the soldiers at war with the ones who died. Chronological, because Lincoln...
Sunday, September 18, 2016 by Fading

English
A fundamental theme of the Gettysburg address is A. The condemnation of unnecessary violence B. The description of the impact of the Civil War C. The appeal for preservation of democracy in the United States D. The appeal for democracy within the union I'm thinking C or D...
Sunday, September 18, 2016 by Fading

English
Converting common noun into abstract noun
Sunday, September 18, 2016 by noun

SS
Ming Moved to toronto 10 years ago when he was three. He still Speaks Chinese but has learned english and some french. he celebrates both chinesse and canadaian holidays.ming best reflects that canada is a____________.
Sunday, September 18, 2016 by Leila

English
What does this sentence mean from the Scarlet Letter? Yet the taste of the age, demanding whatever was elaborate in compositions of this kind, did not fail to extend its influence over our stern progenitors, who had cast behind them so many fashions which it might seem harder ...
Sunday, September 18, 2016 by Jake

SS
How is unity and division a theme in Canadian history? How did distinct English and French populations form in Canada? What is the relationship between natural resources and European settlement? How is conflict and compromise a theme in Canadian history? How did distinct ...
Saturday, September 17, 2016 by Leila

English
What type of pronoun is used in the following Sentence Under the most splendid house in the city is still to be found the cellar where they store their roots as of old? a- personal b- reflexive c- indefinaite d- interrogative my answer is a
Saturday, September 17, 2016 by Steve

English
Find the answer that best describes the action or situation. The likely result of a surfeit of skilled workers. 1. prices go up 2. wages go down 3. jobs stay the same 4. profits go down Answer: prices go up
Saturday, September 17, 2016 by Kimmy

English
1. We have talked about the street foods in the four cities. Which street food do you like most among the street foods in the four cities? - I like fruit sticks the most because they are delicious and nutritious. (Is the question or the answer grammatical? In this case, do we ...
Saturday, September 17, 2016 by rfvv

English
1. Boys are better at math than girls. 2. He is the best at math of all the students in his class. (Are both grammatical?)
Saturday, September 17, 2016 by rfvv

English
1. She was listening to the radio, and she was writing a letter. 2. She listened to the radio, and she was writing a letter. (Are both ok? Which one is the better of the two?) 1-1. While she was listening to the radio, she was writing a letter. 2-1. While she listened to the ...
Saturday, September 17, 2016 by rfvv

English
1. What will you do if you visit one of the four cities? Write a short passage about your trip. 2. What would you like to do if you visit one among the four cities in this passage? Write a short essay related to the trip with more than 10 sentences. 3. If you travel to one of ...
Friday, September 16, 2016 by rfvv

English
1. I received three junk mails yesterday. 2. I received three junk mail yesterday. 3. I got three spam mails yesterday. 4. I got three spam mail yesterday. 5. I received many spam/junk mails every day. 6. I receive much spam/junk mail every day. ----------------------------- ...
Friday, September 16, 2016 by rfvv

English
1. My brother is in the library, reading a book. 2. My brother is in the library, reading books. 3. My brother is in the library, reading one book. ----------------------------------- What is the difference between #1 and #2? Does #1 mean #3? Or Is 'a book' in generic ...
Friday, September 16, 2016 by rfvv

English
1. Complete the sentences to correspond with each other. 2. Complete the sentences which correspond with each other. 3. Complete the sentences corresponding with each other. 4. Complete the sentences so as to correspond with each other. 5. Complete the sentences so that the ...
Friday, September 16, 2016 by rfvv

English
1. I regretted not going abroad. = I regretted that I hadn't gone abroad. (Are both the same?) 2. I regretted to go abroad. = I regretted that I would go abroad. ( Are both the same?)
Friday, September 16, 2016 by rfvv

English
1. This morning, I walked to school, feeling embarrassed. 2. While, this morning, I walked to school, I felt embarrassed. 3. While I walked to school, I felt embarrassed this morning. 4. This morning, while I walked to school, I felt embarrassed. ===================== Which ...
Friday, September 16, 2016 by rfvv

english 1
1. which of these is a complete sentence ? ( 1point ) A. although the weather is sometimes warm in early march b, forecasters predicted six more weeks of winter this year** c, the old saying “ in like a lion , out like a lamb “ with practice...
Friday, September 16, 2016 by oto

english
Narguess, in My Forbidden face, starts a rebellion among the women. What kept the guards from killing her? A)Her brother testified in her defense. B) The company vouched for her helping build profits. C) The other women took off their chadri and refused to leave D) The ...
Friday, September 16, 2016 by Guy

Article Annotations/English (Help!)
I am going to be graded on the annotations for the article "Free the Elephants and Orcas in Captivity [Editorial]" by the Editors. However, I don't have good annotations for the author's main idea/argument, at least two supporting details and the conclusion. ...
Friday, September 16, 2016 by Victoria

English
Hi.. I need a help will any one suggest me a "TITLE" for an essay about Mother Teresa...plz
Friday, September 16, 2016 by Yas

9th grade Spanish 1
Can you check my answers regarding direct object pronouns? I had to fill in a chart (D.O.P for English and Spanish and use of D.O.P with gustar and ar ending verb) and not sure about the answers. Eng....Span...DOP + gusta + infinite(ar ending verb) me.....me.....me gusta ...
Thursday, September 15, 2016 by Alexis

English
What is the inference that I can make that it is forbidden to go east
Thursday, September 15, 2016 by 10th grade

English
How do i correct this? She wants pink and gray curtains in her bedroom I believe blue and white would be prettier.
Thursday, September 15, 2016 by Sarah

English
Is this correct? Carol couldn't start the car after leaving the football game. Fortunately, however, Roger came along and spotted the trouble quickly.
Thursday, September 15, 2016 by Sarah

english
1.Music is to _____ as____ is to watch 2.zebra is to ___as giraffe is to_____.
Thursday, September 15, 2016 by carl Ian santos

English
Which of the following is a theme of "Day of the Butterfly"? We all desire to belong- to have a friend*** Girls are fragile like butterflies You can't change the way people feel about you A symbol is an object that represents an idea larger than itself In "...
Thursday, September 15, 2016 by Fading

English
A crowd of fans who could not wait to get in the stadium Is that a sentence or a fragment? I think it's a fragment. Please help, thanks
Thursday, September 15, 2016 by Fading

History
Please check my answers. Thank you! The colonies of New York, Pennsylvania, New Jersey, and Delaware were all part of which colonial region? Eastern Middle* New England Southern Question 2 (Multiple Choice Worth 4 points) (01.06 LC) Who would have written a secondary source ...
Thursday, September 15, 2016 by Anonymous

english
Which appositive phrase is punctuated correctly? Shakespeare, the great writer penned many famous sonnets. Shakespeare the great writer, penned many famous sonnets. Shakespeare the great writer penned many famous sonnets. Shakespeare, the great writer, penned many famous ...
Thursday, September 15, 2016 by Jay

english 9
Which values of the ancient Greeks are most emphasized in this excerpt?
Thursday, September 15, 2016 by juan

english
Some people have more than 100 and some have none...what am i
Thursday, September 15, 2016 by cynthia

English
1. It is no use crying over spilt milk. (Does 'it' refer to 'crying ....'?) 2. Walking alone at night is dangerous. 3. It is dangerous to walk alone at night. 4. It is dangerous walking alone at night. (Are the three sentences the same? Which one is commonly ...
Thursday, September 15, 2016 by rfvv

stats
Jason, a freshman at a local college, just completed 15 credit hours. His grade report is presented below. Course: Calculus, Biology, English, Music, P.E. Credit Hours 5, 4, 3, 2, 1 Grades C, A, D, B, A The local university uses a 4 point grading system, i.e., A = 4, B = 3, C...
Thursday, September 15, 2016 by Ana

English
some have more than a hundred some have none
Thursday, September 15, 2016 by Francis

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