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English
Cause - There is a concern about global warming and the damage it is doing to the environment. Effect - ??????? Which of the following belong in the "Effect" row? a. Solar panels help to harness the energy from the sun and convert it into electricity. b. Geothermal ...
Wednesday, January 27, 2016 by Kaai97

English
Which of the following sentences best reflects chronological order? a. George Washington Carver became known for his research on plant biology. b. He attended Simpson College from 1890, and enrolled in Iowa State Agricultural College the following year.*** c. Carver discovered...
Wednesday, January 27, 2016 by Kaai97

English
Choose the term that describes the sentence shown. I was thinking about meeting Susan for dinner and then we could go shopping. a. compound*** b. simple c. complex d. compound-complex
Wednesday, January 27, 2016 by Kaai97

English
Choose the term that describes the type of sentence shown. The Cause Club, which is a community service group, is holding a dance. a. simple*** b. compound c. complex d. compound-complex
Wednesday, January 27, 2016 by Kaai97

English
Choose the term that describes the type of sentence shown. The price of admission is a can of food or a child's toy. a. simple*** b. compound c. complex d. compound-complex
Wednesday, January 27, 2016 by Kaai97

English
In "The Scarlet Ibis" which character trait of the narrator most leads to his regret at the death of his brother? a. generosity b. creativity c. cruelty d. pride***
Wednesday, January 27, 2016 by Kaai97

English
In Frost's poem "Mending Wall," the lines "I see him there,/ Bringing a stone grasped firmly by the top/ In each hand, like an old-stone savage armed" uses which poetic device? a. simile*** b. metaphor c. alliteration d. personification
Wednesday, January 27, 2016 by Kaai97

math
In a freshman class of 3500 students at a particular college, 20000 are taking either a history of English class their first semester. Of these 2000 students, 1300 are taking both a history class and an English class, and 375 are taking only a history class. Draw a Venn ...
Wednesday, January 27, 2016 by John

English
I have to add er to firefight. Is it firefighter or firefightter? Why I know is firefighter but I have to explain why? Help please
Wednesday, January 27, 2016 by Ioanna

English
Construct an author cataogue card.
Wednesday, January 27, 2016 by Godwin

English
In James Hurst’s short story “The Scarlet Ibis,” who or what does the delicate red bird symbolize? a. the narrator b. the narrator’s brother Doodle*** c. the inevitability of death d. the fragility of family relationships
Wednesday, January 27, 2016 by Kaai97

English
There is nothing I want to do and too much that has to be done and momma's in the bedroom with the door closed The final lines of this excerpt are repeated three times throughout the poem "Hanging Fire." Which theme do they convey? a. anxiety about growing up*** ...
Wednesday, January 27, 2016 by Kaai97

English
"What are you crying for?" asked Daddy, but I couldn't answer. They didn't know that I did it for myself; that pride, whose slave I was, spoke to me louder than all their voices, and that Doodle walked only because I was ashamed of having a crippled brother. ...
Wednesday, January 27, 2016 by Kaai97

English
Which of the following best describes the setting of Maya Angelou's "I Know Why the Caged Bird Sings"? a. The girls often held hands and no longer bothered to speak to the lower students. b. Parents who could afford it had ordered new shoes and ready-made clothes...
Wednesday, January 27, 2016 by Kaai97

English
"I thought myself pretty smart at many things, like holding my breath, running, jumping, or climbing vines in Old Woman Swamp, and I wanted more than anything else someone to race to Horsehead Landing, someone to box with, and someone to perch in the top fork of the great...
Wednesday, January 27, 2016 by Kaai97

English
A narrator who uses pronouns such as he, she, and they and knows all of the characters’ thoughts and actions is a. first person b. second person c. third person limited d. third person omniscient***
Wednesday, January 27, 2016 by Kaai97

English
What is formal schooling
Wednesday, January 27, 2016 by Anonymous

English
He is surprised when he sees paintings in Ishaan's room. -------------------- What does "Ishaan's room" modify? Does it modify "paintings"? Is he in Ishaan's room and does he see the paintings? Or he is not in Ishaan's room. He just sees ...
Wednesday, January 27, 2016 by rfvv

English
1. They are no use. 2. They are of no use. 3. They are useless. ----------------- <They refers to a plural form of a thing.> Which ones are correct? Are they all the same and grammatical?
Wednesday, January 27, 2016 by rfvv

English
1. He became a president when he was 48 years old. 2. He became the president when he was 48 years old. 3. He became president when he was 48 years old. 4. He became President when he was 48 years old. 5. He became the President when he was 48 years old. 6. He became a ...
Wednesday, January 27, 2016 by rfvv

English
1. I couldn't swim at all when I was young. 2. I couldn't swim at all because I was young. (Are both grammatical? Which one is better?) --------------------------- 3. My pencil is longer than you. 4. My pencil is longer than your pencil. 5. My pencil is longer than ...
Wednesday, January 27, 2016 by rfvv

English
Which sentence best reveals the writer's beliefs about the impact of beavers on Chilean ecology? A. Therefore, officials decided that there was only one thing to do: eradicate all of the beavers. B. This idea seemed cruel to some people. C. If they are successful, they ...
Tuesday, January 26, 2016 by Kaai97

SS 1 QUESTION PLZ HELP
5.how do Canada's native people intend to preserve their cultures? A. by coming independent nations B. by moving away from reserves*** C. by working with existing governments D. by using English on the street signs in their communities
Tuesday, January 26, 2016 by mary

english
what are transitive verbs
Tuesday, January 26, 2016 by kaitlin ada

english help please!!
What is the meaning of the word "relevant" as it is used in the following sentence? Props may not be relevant to a motivational speaker, but they certainly are for actors. Detailed Appropiate Irate Difficult to use is it b
Tuesday, January 26, 2016 by Oscar

english help please!!
Which of the following sentences uses the word "synthesize" correctly? - I was so tired I feared that I might synthesize, which would be dangerous. -The Internet company was known for its excellent ability to synthesize. - The Coast Guard had to rescue the family ...
Tuesday, January 26, 2016 by Oscar

english help please!!
Read the following excerpt. The journalist spent a year researching the foreign government's sanctions. Finally, it was time to synthesize all of the relevant information that he had learned. His editor asked him to write a comprehensive article for the first piece in the ...
Tuesday, January 26, 2016 by Oscar

English
Use your knowledge of prefixes and suffixes to determine the meaning of the underlined word in the sentence below. The fire alarm bell rang at (irregular) intervals throughout the day. a. constant*** b. predictable c. highly inconvenient d. following no set pattern
Tuesday, January 26, 2016 by Kaai97

English
Use your knowledge of prefixes and suffixes to determine the meaning of the underlined word in the sentence below. The fire alarm bell rang at (irregular) intervals throughout the day. a. constant b. predictable*** c. highly inconvenient d. following no set pattern
Tuesday, January 26, 2016 by Kaai97

English
Which suffix would you add to the word contemplate to make it an adjective? A. -ive*** B. -ance C. -ion D. -ate
Tuesday, January 26, 2016 by Kaai97

English
The single second it takes a human to swat is more than enough time for the average fly to think, act, and dodge the attack. _____, studies by scientists have found a fly's brain can process information faster than nearly any living creature. Which transitional phrase ...
Tuesday, January 26, 2016 by Kaai97

English
What is the secret to reaching someone with words? Which of the poems—"Concrete Mixers," "The City Is So Big," or "Harlem Night Song"—best uses words to create a vision or an idea of the city for you? In a paragraph, state your opinion ...
Tuesday, January 26, 2016 by Anon

English
Which of the following correctly compares the reactions of the mother and father in "Loyalites?" a. Mother was excited, and father was nervous b. Father was relieved, and mother was nervous c. Father was happy, and mother was neutral d. Mother was neutral, and father...
Tuesday, January 26, 2016 by Jada

english
Identify the infinitive phrase and its use. The scientists tried learn from his experiments.
Tuesday, January 26, 2016 by jennifer

english
Identify the italicized phrase. Charmed by the gracious manner, the producer offered her a contract.
Tuesday, January 26, 2016 by jennifer

english
which is a synonym for stoke as it is used in line 131 for the excerpt from the odyssey part I
Tuesday, January 26, 2016 by Anonymous

english
How the pronoun reference became faulty? 1. Jake told his brother he ought to get out and enjoy the fresh air. 2. Heidi told her mother that she should learn to type. 3. I scored twenty points because I was very good at it. 4. Gus told Jerome that he was an expert marksman. 5...
Tuesday, January 26, 2016 by pitch

English
what is the effect of the worm on the rose
Tuesday, January 26, 2016 by pakhi

World history
William BlackstoneL I believe in The U.S. and other countries patterned their laws on the laws contained in the commentaries, allowing the U.S. to adopt the english "common law". Correct?
Monday, January 25, 2016 by Boberto

English
How many sentences should a short essay have? I need to write a short essay for my world history class...I'm in 10th grade btw
Monday, January 25, 2016 by WillWork4Help

english
The deer which come to the salt lick, stay all summer.
Monday, January 25, 2016 by jennifer

English Language Arts
My Teacher Wanted Us To Write a Paragraph on The similarities and differences of the legacy of snowflake Bentley and no grumption........I Don't Know What are the similarities and differences between both!Can you help me?
Monday, January 25, 2016 by Jayleene

English
Which of the following meanings of the vocabulary word broached is used in the following excerpt from Orpheus and Eurydice? In vain, Orpheus tried to follow his bride. But this time the Underworld was firmly closed to him. No other mortal had (BROACHED) it once, and certainly ...
Sunday, January 24, 2016 by GummyBears16

English
help and check please . If got wrong help please. My answers have * by it Choose the meaning of the bold words in questions 1-6 1. Men hold me/ FORMIDABLE for GUILE in peace and war: / this fame has gone abroad to the sky’s rim. (from the Odyssey, Part I) (1 point) ...
Sunday, January 24, 2016 by Hi

English
1.Which of the following excerpts from Orpheus and Eurydice is an example of hyperbole? A. even the ice hard heart of hades melted B. the music he played tore at the hearts of everone who followed. C persephone her face veiled by the shadows of that terrible place I think it&#...
Sunday, January 24, 2016 by GummyBears

History,geography,maths literacy,english,life orientation,life sciences,and setswana
I have finished my matric so i don't know which career path should i follow.. Can i be able to be a soldier with this subjects?
Sunday, January 24, 2016 by Ogomoditse

Social Studies/English
Words describing Midewin Thank you!
Sunday, January 24, 2016 by Emily

English
What doors are open to you that may not have been open to generations before us,and why might it be difficult to face these doors
Sunday, January 24, 2016 by Judy

english p3
Essay draft with mind map Topic:A great surprise
Sunday, January 24, 2016 by Desree

maths literacy,life science, tourism,geography,English, Afrikaans,L.O
what career path should i take with these subjects
Sunday, January 24, 2016 by Ashler

english
can anybody can write a creative story not bookish easy on the topic honesty is the best policy
Saturday, January 23, 2016 by nida

English & Composition
I need help with writing a topic sentence that briefly but accurately takes into context the quote below. This is a long quote so its difficult to make a topic sentence that deems appropriate in the sense of Allusion D. Topic Sentence Three (Allusion) : Primary Evidence (...
Saturday, January 23, 2016 by Jamie

English assignment
How do I start off an essay about racial inequality?
Saturday, January 23, 2016 by Anonymous

English
I am given this topic to write an essay on..."Do we overprotect our young people or is our young people becoming prematurely tough?" but I have no idea what to write and how to start.
Saturday, January 23, 2016 by Crayoron

English
Help!!!! I need a sample of English formal letter. immediate plzzzzz
Saturday, January 23, 2016 by Ali

English
Choose the meaning of the bold words in questions 1-6 1. Men hold me/ FORMIDABLE for GUILE in peace and war: / this fame has gone abroad to the sky’s rim. (from the Odyssey, Part I) (1 point)ancient; agility intricate; courage awesome; cunning incredible; knowledge 2. All...
Friday, January 22, 2016 by Hi

english
Write a poem on I have a big dream?
Friday, January 22, 2016 by dream

english
Where can I find scholarly articles/journals about Islamophobia? Thank you!
Friday, January 22, 2016 by Janet

ONE english question???
12. Read the following lines from the poem "Africa." Impetuous son that tree young and strong That tree there In splendid loveliness amidst white and faded flowers That is Africa your Africa That grows again patiently obstinately And its fruit gradually acquires The ...
Friday, January 22, 2016 by Anonymous

English (Please, Help!)
I am clueless as to what the following question's answer is. The Puritans founded Harvard College at Newtowne in 1636. Three years later, they renamed the city of Cambridge to honor the British city where many of the colonists had studied. What does this fact reveal about ...
Friday, January 22, 2016 by Victoria

English
After a long and exhausting night,the tired mother sat still feeding her ravenous baby until the child dozed off and fell asleep. Which of the following pairs of words ate redundant in the sentence above. A.exhausting,tired B.dozed off, fell asleep C.sat, still D.feeling, ...
Friday, January 22, 2016 by Tessy

English.
i told the child to.....down for a nap. when he finally fell asleep I....down for a nap of my own. Which of the following options correctly completes the sentence above. A.lay,lay B.lay,lie C.lie, lie D.lie, lay My answer is D.
Friday, January 22, 2016 by Tessy

English.
Which of the following sentences best users grammar for style and clarity. A.when a story is interrupted to present a past event, that is what a flash back is. B.A flashback is a device where a past event interrupts the story. C.A flashback is a device in which a story is ...
Friday, January 22, 2016 by Tessy

English
Why did the Puritans regard fiction and drama as sinful?
Friday, January 22, 2016 by Victoria

English.
Which of the following options best demostrates language fluency? A.working many hours of overtime, the staff completed the job on time. B.working many hours of overtime, the job was completed on time by the staff. C.on account of working many hours of overtime, the staff ...
Friday, January 22, 2016 by Tessy

English.
They drove a hard bargain. They pressured us to agree to the deal. They were fair in the end. We agreed to the deal. The four sentences are stated in chronological order, which is the best method for condensing the four sentences. A.we agreed to the deal because they drove a ...
Friday, January 22, 2016 by Tessy

English
Extending her arms over the left field wall, the baseball plummeted toward the fan, and she caught it cleanly on the fly before displaying the home run ball for all to see. Which of the following is misplaced in the sentence. A.Extending her arms over the left field wall. B.On...
Friday, January 22, 2016 by Tessy

English
I want to write a poem for tomorrow, but don't know how to write it or what to write it about.
Friday, January 22, 2016 by Igorry

English
Can someone please check my answers for finding the subject and verb these sentences? The milk in the back of the refrigerator is probably spoiled by now. S= milk V= is spoiled The family that lives in the brown house moved in just a month ago. S= family V= moved Jackie, Gwen...
Thursday, January 21, 2016 by Jessica

english 1
Which sentence from the passage best supports the conclusion that the author was influenced by Amaterasu?
Thursday, January 21, 2016 by andrew

English Check please
Ravenous and cavernous italicized meaning is
Thursday, January 21, 2016 by Anonymous

English - Story Writing
So I'm writing a Plot for a class and so far I have 3 girls who used to be best friends but got mad at each other over [Situation; like with a boy, each other, something idk] and haven't talked or seen each other in 6 years. They meet back up with each other at a ...
Thursday, January 21, 2016 by Kamera

English (Shifts in person)
QUESTION 1 Which sentence is correct? A. Each athlete who was nominated for an award was told they needed to arrive at the banquet by six. B. We need to arrive early if we want to find a seat. C. Each guest will have to abide by the rules of etiquette if they know what is good...
Thursday, January 21, 2016 by Amber

English
A.the empty materialism that is damaging American society. B.the need for a more even distribution of wealth and resources among the population. C.the belief that there is no country in the world with equal greatness
Thursday, January 21, 2016 by Waal

English
Critical Thinking questions Need help!! Due tomorrow. 1. According to each President, who could best bring about social and economic change? 2. What actions did each President take to respond to the Great Depression? 3. Roosevelt asserted that the expanded reach of the federal...
Thursday, January 21, 2016 by Michael

English
I need some help with the answers to these questions, (mainly to see if I'm correct, where I'm wrong and WHY I'm wrong) 1. What is the verb mood of the sentence below? Wear your coat when you are in the school indicative mood imperative mood ***my answer infinitive...
Thursday, January 21, 2016 by Riley

English
The Great Gatsby highlights __________. A.the empty materialism that is damaging American society. B.the need for a more even distribution of wealth and resources among the population. C.the belief that there is no country in the world with equal greatness B? F. Scott ...
Thursday, January 21, 2016 by Waal

English
Can somebody please suggest any essay topics that will help me for my English provincial?
Thursday, January 21, 2016 by Canada 05

English
What are all of the verbs in the following sentence? Calipers were set and verified at 5 mm.
Thursday, January 21, 2016 by Kelley

English
How would I change this sentence to possessive long form? Paul rings the church bells at a moment's notice.
Thursday, January 21, 2016 by Lee

english
"The Reservation Cab Driver" waits outside the Breakaway Bar in the ’65 Malibu with no windshield. It’s a beer a mile. No exceptions. He picks up Lester Falls Apart who lives in the West End 5 twelve miles away, good for a half-rack. When congress raised ...
Thursday, January 21, 2016 by will anderson

english
Is being overly skinny, not eating regularly or cosmetic surgery really appealing? Well were in a society were celebrities has taken over individuals lives. Making their confidence go even down. We have to put in our mind that plastic surgery won’t help you to overcome ...
Thursday, January 21, 2016 by hbedjrk

English
The tone of the poems "Ka'Ba" and "Harlem II" might be called a. bitter. b. defeated.**** c. optimistic. d. syrupy.
Thursday, January 21, 2016 by Kaai97

Maths lit.Economics.Business.Accounting.English.Afrikaans.
Can I be an accountant with these subjects
Thursday, January 21, 2016 by Lizzy

Maths Lit .Economics .Business.Accounting.English.Afrikaans
Can I be a Accountant studying these subjects
Thursday, January 21, 2016 by Lizzy

English
1.) The speaker in "Mending Wall" feels the wall is a.) unnecessary since they have nothing that will cross to the other side b.) A way to create darkness c.) a tradition that reminds him of his fathers generation and era. d.) A way to stay in constant communication ...
Thursday, January 21, 2016 by Help!

English
1.)Tthe author of "hip hop planet" uses the image of the candy box witha ribbor tied around it to describe the highest ways of dayton Ohio because a.) It shows the highways are an important part of the city b.) The character of Henry really likes candy. c.) It ...
Thursday, January 21, 2016 by Hello

English
I don't get what a protagonist is... Please help.
Thursday, January 21, 2016 by Austin

English
The tone of the poems "Ka'Ba" and "Harlem II" might be called a. bitter. b. defeated.*** c. optimistic. d. syrupy.
Wednesday, January 20, 2016 by Kaai97

English
The extreme poverty of Dakar, Senegal, in “Hip-Hop Planet” is best reflected in which image? a. “When I looked into his eyes, they were bottomless oceans.” b. “. . . it pulled me to the earth like a hundred-pound ring in my nose.” c. “. . . ...
Wednesday, January 20, 2016 by Kaai97

English
In "I Am the Land. I Wait.," the speaker is a. an Italian woman. b. an angry environmentalist. c. some binoculars. d. the land.***
Wednesday, January 20, 2016 by Kaai97

English
The extreme poverty of Dakar, Senegal, in “Hip-Hop Planet” is best reflected in which image? a. “When I looked into his eyes, they were bottomless oceans.” b. “. . . it pulled me to the earth like a hundred-pound ring in my nose.” c. “. . . ...
Wednesday, January 20, 2016 by Kaai97

English
The theme of "Mending Wall" can best be inferred from which line? a. "He is all pine and I am apple orchard" b. "Something there is that doesn't love a wall" c. "we keep the wall between us as we go"*** d. "No one has seen them ...
Wednesday, January 20, 2016 by Kaai97

English
Which quote from “Borders” best describes the reason the mother and son slept in their car? a. “We sat out under the stars the night, and my mother all sorts of stories.”*** b. “Laetitia had a lot of pride, and so did my mother.” c. “When she...
Wednesday, January 20, 2016 by Kaai97

English
Which quote from “Borders” best describes the reason the mother and son slept in their car? a. “We sat out under the stars the night, and my mother all sorts of stories.”*** b. “Laetitia had a lot of pride, and so did my mother.” c. “When she...
Wednesday, January 20, 2016 by Kaai97

English
Choose the answer that best describes the word ravine. While on a camping trip, the little boy lost his toy in the ravine and his short arms could not reach it. A) Sewer B) Sand box C) Strom drain D) Narrow valley***
Wednesday, January 20, 2016 by Kaai97

English
Which quote from “Borders” best describes the reason the mother and son slept in their car? (1 point) a. “We sat out under the stars the night, and my mother all sorts of stories.” b. “Laetitia had a lot of pride, and so did my mother.” c. “...
Wednesday, January 20, 2016 by Kaai97

English
In "Delfino II: Diez in the Desert," the first thing that went wrong on Diez's ill-fated trip was that: A. a woman became delirious and died*** B. a rash struck those who had been slashed by catus needles C. Diez got in a fistfight with his cyote trainee D. the ...
Wednesday, January 20, 2016 by Kaai97

Spanish
Which of the following is NOT a difference between schools in Puerto Rico and schools in Los Estados Unidos? A. Classes are conducted in Spanish B. Students wear uniforms C. There are homeschooling options*** D. Students study both Spanish and English
Wednesday, January 20, 2016 by Kaai97

English (EXTREMELY URGENT)
Please help he answer this one question. Which detail best describes why the author discusses the history of rap music. To show the extreme poverty of certain regions To explore the tension amongst certain cultural groups To expose events that are rarely discussed To give the ...
Wednesday, January 20, 2016 by Erin

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