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December 4, 2016

Homework Help: English

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English
If there is no known date for the source, the following should be inserted in both the in-text citation and on the Reference page: (n.d.) True or False I say True
Saturday, October 1, 2016 by Tim

English
A good way to begin your research is to define your research needs and then look for resources that will fill the gaps in your knowledge. True or False I say True
Saturday, October 1, 2016 by Tim

English
Scholarly articles contain loosely related paragraphs, without a formal structure. True False I say False
Saturday, October 1, 2016 by Tim

English
Authors of scholarly articles are experts or scholars in a particular field. True False I say True
Saturday, October 1, 2016 by Tim

English
Popular magazines often list the author’s credentials. True False I say True
Saturday, October 1, 2016 by Tim

English
Information regarded as common knowledge includes ideas that most people already know or can easily be located in general reference sources. True False I say True
Saturday, October 1, 2016 by Tim

English
Accidental or unintentional plagiarism occurs when direct quotations aren’t identified or incorrectly paraphrased sources are included in research-based writing. True False I say True
Saturday, October 1, 2016 by Tim

English
Subject guides contain sources that have been selected by humans. True False I say True
Saturday, October 1, 2016 by Tim

English
To maintain academic integrity, it is necessary for you to take full credit for your own ideas and provide attribution to others' ideas you incorporate. True False I say True
Saturday, October 1, 2016 by Tim

English
All citations listed on the Reference page must have at least one corresponding in-text citation within the body of the paper. True False I say True
Saturday, October 1, 2016 by Tim

English
Encyclopedias are good to use as a starting point to find background information on a topic. True False I say True
Saturday, October 1, 2016 by Tim

English
If there is no known author for a source, the in-text citation and the full citation on the Reference page should start with the date. True False I say false.
Saturday, October 1, 2016 by Tim

English
All web sites are constantly updated with new, factual information. True False I need help on this question.
Saturday, October 1, 2016 by Tim

English
Personal communication includes electronic mail conversations with citation. True False I say false
Saturday, October 1, 2016 by Tim

English
It is not necessary to include a citation for personal communication on the Reference page. True False I say False
Saturday, October 1, 2016 by Tim

English
Primary sources include articles that have been evaluated, reviewed or interpreted. True False I say True
Saturday, October 1, 2016 by Tim

English
Scholarly journals go through an extensive peer-review process, ensuring the information is reliable. True False I say True.
Saturday, October 1, 2016 by Tim

English
Print books provide the most current information available. True False I sat True
Saturday, October 1, 2016 by Tim

English
The reputation of the author is an important criterion to determine when evaluating a book to include for scholarly research. True False I say True.
Saturday, October 1, 2016 by Tim

English
1. Do you want to know more? (What is the part of speech of 'more'? Is it an adjective or an adverb?) 2. Look at this map of Dokdo. 3. Look at this map of Dokdo's. 4. Look at this Dokdo's map. (Dokdo is a small island. Which one is right? #4 is incorrect. What ...
Friday, September 30, 2016 by rfvv

English
1. The temperature on dokdo is around 12 degrees Celsius. 2. The temperature of dokdo is around 12 degrees Celsius. ------------------------ Can we use both prepositions, on and of?
Friday, September 30, 2016 by rfvv

Social Studies
25. Which statement best describes similarities between Middle colonies and the New England colonies? Select all that apply A. Both regions had ethnically diverse populations B. Both had mostly good relationships with the Native Americans, even though there were some conflicts...
Friday, September 30, 2016 by Requesting school assistance

english
In saying, "not to strive after a life of ignoble ease, but to strive to do their duty," Roosevelt uses: A. metaphor.******** B. simile. C. antithesis. D. allegory. E. climax.
Friday, September 30, 2016 by GrimmGamer

Social Studies
The most significant difference between the northern and southern Carolina settlements was that A. The southern settlement attracted settlers from England while the northern settlement attracted settlers from Virginia B. The southern settlement grew rich on rice while poorer ...
Friday, September 30, 2016 by Need help with school

english
Same with this one "direct object" Players usually kick or "head" the ball to their teammates on the field. (1 point) ball teammates field none**
Friday, September 30, 2016 by oto

Reading/English
Reread "The Night the Bed Fell" and "The Stolen Day." In a paragraph or two, compare and contrast the stories. Please help me.
Friday, September 30, 2016 by Jake

english
identify the word that is part of a compound predicate "The Boys" , as they were called , amused and deligthed audiences everywhere a. were b. called** c. delighted d. none
Friday, September 30, 2016 by oto

english
identify the portion that contains a compound subject during the 1940s and 1950s , Dudd Abbott and Lou Costello were a popular comedy team on radio, televison ,and sage a. 1940s and 1950s** b. Bud Abbott and Lou Costello c. radio, televsion, and stage d. none
Friday, September 30, 2016 by oto

Social Studies
How was the initial reason most settlers came to New Nether land different from the reasons most settlers came to the surrounding English colonies A. The English mostly came for religious reasons, while many immigrants settled in New Nether land to mind silver and gold B. The ...
Friday, September 30, 2016 by They're*, not There

english
identify the sentence that contains a verb phrase 1-2 a. african violets are an excellent choice for an indoor garden b. these plants are relatively easy to grow c. they require very little natural light d. you can grow them with artifical lightning ** A. plants should be ...
Friday, September 30, 2016 by oto

English
I have read an excerpt to Legendary King Arthur. I'm trying to find the theme. I am debating on either a true hero never dies, or family can not always be trusted. In the story, they say that King Arthur might rise, and they believe that he has set a good bit of history ...
Friday, September 30, 2016 by Baeler

English
Please check my answers, they are marked with** 1. In the play Crossroads: A Sad Vaudeville, the use of stage directions better helps the reader to observe the movements of a character. envision inside the mind of a character. understand how a character responds to a certain ...
Friday, September 30, 2016 by 123

english ms.sue
identify the fragment 1-2 a. my parents are vary strict b. they gave me a 10:00 p.m curfew c. even on the weekends , holidays,and vactions d. however, they make exceptions for special occasions a.fred gets his driving permit today b.his older brothers will give him driving ...
Friday, September 30, 2016 by oto

english
identify the fragment 1-2 a. my parents are vary strict b. they gave me a 10:00 p.m curfew c. even on the weekends , holidays,and vactions d. however, they make exceptions for special occasions a.fred gets his driving permit today b.his older brothers will give him driving ...
Friday, September 30, 2016 by oto

english
identify the sentence that contains a verb phrase 1-3 a. african violets are an excellent choice for an indoor garden b. these plants are relatively easy to grow c. they require very little natural light d. you can grow them with artifical lighting a.too much light will ...
Friday, September 30, 2016 by oto

english
3. identify the complete sentence 3-4 a. chocolate milk, chocolate fudge , idc cream, and candy b. the average american nearly twelve pounds of chocolate each year c.the scientific name for chocolate is theobrina cacao d. loosely translated to "the food of the gods"s...
Friday, September 30, 2016 by oto

history
9. Based on what you know about Native American relationships with the Spanish colonists what can you infer about the way Spanish viewed Native Americans? A. Spanish colonists all Native Americans as her equals (B.) Spanish colonists felt that they were superior to the Native ...
Friday, September 30, 2016 by check pleaseee

English - for Reiny
http://www.jiskha.com/display.cgi?id=147​5188830 I don't understand the terminology in these sentences. I'm hoping you do and can help "leena."
Friday, September 30, 2016 by Writeacher

English
What symbols are present in the poem, Salt Water Moon, by David French?
Friday, September 30, 2016 by Julie

English
1. Do you mind if I ask you to open the door? 2. Do you mind if I asked you to open the door? ------------------------ #1 is correct. How about #2? Can we use 'asked'?
Thursday, September 29, 2016 by rfvv

english
some spectators in the back row of the rodeo jeered at the clowns after the last event.
Thursday, September 29, 2016 by carly

english
hey reiny can u please help me? I need help on pharaphrasing. Can you pharaphrase this for me? E/i hexes always produce 15 units. This makes the E/I hex different in a second way because the number of units of all other busness hexes on the number living in a country
Thursday, September 29, 2016 by leena

english
How is the infinitive phrase used in the sentence? To play in the band is my dream. A. noun as predicate nominative B. adverb C. adjective D. noun as subject
Thursday, September 29, 2016 by abdullatif

english
How is the infinitive phrase used in the sentence? Morning is the best time to study difficult equations. A. noun as subject B. adjective C. adverb D. noun as predicate nominative
Thursday, September 29, 2016 by abdullatif

english
How is the infinitive phrase used in the sentence? To make a long story short, skip the part about the frog in the laundry. A. adjective B. noun as direct object C. noun as subject D. adverb
Thursday, September 29, 2016 by abdullatif

english
Which is the infinitive and the last word of the infinitive phrase in the sentence? To decrease the volume, press the mute button. A. to decrease B. press button C. press mute D. to decrease volume
Thursday, September 29, 2016 by abdullatif

english
Which words are the infinitive and the last word of the infinitive phrase in this sentence? This table is able to seat up to eight people. A. able to up B. to seat up C. to seat people D. to eight people
Thursday, September 29, 2016 by abdullatif

english
Which words in this sentence are the infinitive? Would you like to cook? A. like to B. you like C. to cook D. would you
Thursday, September 29, 2016 by abdullatif

english
How is the gerund phrase used in the sentence? My goal is reading a book a week. A. the object of a preposition B. predicate nominative C. subject D. direct object
Thursday, September 29, 2016 by abdullatif

english
How is the gerund phrase used in the sentence? Drawing is Reagan's favorite thing to do. A. the object of a preposition B. predicate nominative C. subject D. direct object
Thursday, September 29, 2016 by abdullatif

english
How is the gerund used in the sentence? All units will remain here for processing. A. direct object B. subject C. predicate nominative D. object of a preposition
Thursday, September 29, 2016 by abdullatif

English
1. Choose the answer that best matches the word in italics. Samantha tried to look IMPASSIVE when they announced her essay as a finalist in the competition.  (1 point) surprised unemotional*** unsure vibrant 2.   Choose the answer that best matches the word...
Thursday, September 29, 2016 by Sara

English
My Country(Nigeria)
Thursday, September 29, 2016 by Essay

english
A few minutes later he bolts suddenly into the woods, achieving full speed, almost forty miles per hour, for forty or fifty yards before he begins to skid, to lunge at a lodgepole pine cone. He trots away with it, his head erect, tail erect, his hips slightly to one side and ...
Wednesday, September 28, 2016 by jas

English
What part of speech is other in. The sentence The platypus is unlike most other mammals in that it lays eggs
Wednesday, September 28, 2016 by Anonymous

English
How does American patriotism value freedom of speech ?
Wednesday, September 28, 2016 by Aria

English
PLEASE LET ME KNOW IF THESE ARE ALL RIGHT! 1. Choose the answer that best matches the word in italics. Samantha tried to look IMPASSIVE when they announced her essay as a finalist in the competition.  (1 point) surprised*** unemotional unsure vibrant 2.   ...
Wednesday, September 28, 2016 by G

English
1. Choose the answer that best matches the word in italics. Samantha tried to look IMPASSIVE when they announced her essay as a finalist in the competition.  (1 point) surprised*** unemotional unsure vibrant 2.   Choose the answer that best matches the ...
Wednesday, September 28, 2016 by L

English
revise the following sentence to use modifiers correctly, clearly and effectively. Original 1.The student cafeteria is operated by a college food service system chain. Revised. The chain of student cafeteria is operated by a college food service system
Wednesday, September 28, 2016 by Li

English
Type of sentence: To keep your files in order, the filing rules must be learned. (A) Properly constructed (B) Lacks parallel parts (C) Dangler (D) Misplaced part. I believe it to be (A)?
Wednesday, September 28, 2016 by Jim

English
Type of sentence based upon choices: When packing the order yesterday, one important item was omitted. (A) Properly constructed (B) Dangler (C) Misplaced (D) Lacks parallel parts. I believe it is A?
Wednesday, September 28, 2016 by Jimmy

History
6. Which of these were reasons for Columbus is first voyage from Spain select all that apply (A )Spain wanted to discover new land for settlement ( B.) He went in search of an easier route to Asia C. He sought to bring back Native Americans for slavery D. Spain wanted to ...
Wednesday, September 28, 2016 by Anonymous

English
Composition(my Country Nigeria)
Wednesday, September 28, 2016 by Value

English
How does studying the origins and development of the English language improve an individual’s clarity of thought and articulation in a modern society that prefers obedience conformity?
Wednesday, September 28, 2016 by Anonymous

English
I was wondering what does "crime is a social construction" mean. Also, is it the same as "social construction of crime"?
Tuesday, September 27, 2016 by A

English
Staggered is what type of context clue
Tuesday, September 27, 2016 by kayla

English
16.   Identify the action verb in the following sentence. Barry diligently writes to his grandmother every week. writes*** diligently every his 17.   Identify the linking verb in the following sentence. Michael is very compassionate. is*** Michael very 18.&...
Tuesday, September 27, 2016 by M

English
Okay so i have a have chosen 2 book (Day of the Triffids & Oryx and Crake ) We had to describe a theme that describes both these book below is the theme i proposed but my teacher said it was "to broad". So i would like some help and tips of how to make it a bit more ...
Tuesday, September 27, 2016 by Sherry

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 deserters ...
Tuesday, September 27, 2016 by g

Socorro studies
What were some resons for the French and Indian war? Select all that apply French and British both wanted control of the Ohio river Valley •• French and British fought over control of Indian fur trade•• The French wanted to take control of the Louisiana ...
Tuesday, September 27, 2016 by Talia

English
1. He uploaded my photos to the website. 2. He posted my photos to the website. ---------------------------- Which verb do we have to use? Are both possible?
Tuesday, September 27, 2016 by rfvv

English
Write the adjective phrases and the modifier. 1. This photograph shows an ice pack treating the injured knee of the athlete Robert Horry. 2. The last step in the treatment is elevation of the injured area. 3. The effect of gravity helps fluid drain away. 4. If pain continues, ...
Monday, September 26, 2016 by Hayden

English
1. The first letters of the words, Rest, Ice, Compression, and Elevation form the abbreviation R.I.C.E. 2. Total bed rest is not necessary, just rest for the injured part of the body. 3. Ice helps because it deadens pain and slows the loss of blood. 4.Ice also reduces swelling...
Monday, September 26, 2016 by HAYDEN

English( PLS HELP!!)
Can someone not necessarily give me the answer but help me out? Type the HOMOGRAPH that could fill each blank. You're going to be in a ________ if you open that new jar of _______
Monday, September 26, 2016 by meg

English
I'm usually great and English but this particular topic is difficult for me. Please help and explain why and how you got the answer. Thanks <3 Type the HOMOPHONES that fit this sentence. This is (seen) (for) of the play.
Monday, September 26, 2016 by meg

English
I saw my picture on your blog, but I don't like it. I feel uncomfortable about it. ------------------------------ In these sentences, what does 'it' refer to? 1. my picture 2. your uploading my picture to your blog 3. or else....
Sunday, September 25, 2016 by rfvv

english
what is the speaker saying about her marriage vows in the fourth stanza in the wifes lament
Sunday, September 25, 2016 by tom

English
Just a question I need to know... but in a poem, can three lines be considered a stanza? There's a poem I'm reading and the verses are in three lines, can those three lines (combined) be called a stanza? Or do they have to be at least 5 lines? Thanks
Sunday, September 25, 2016 by Fading

English Check My Answer
Which word from the following list has meanings that fit both sentences? I’ll start the fire after _______ a match. The workers are ______ for a higher wage. A. Protesting B. Lighting C. Fighting D. Striking A is my choice.
Sunday, September 25, 2016 by John

English
5. Read the following sentences from “Day of the Butterfly” So Myra and Jimmy spent every recess standing in the little back portch between the two sides. Perhaps they watched the baseball games, the tag skipping and building of leaf houses in the fall and snow forts...
Sunday, September 25, 2016 by Fading

English grammar
Sun was very hot.it was still summer. Correct conjunction for it.
Sunday, September 25, 2016 by Conjunction

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 to the States? No, I haven&...
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 location of the colony made ...
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 deserters ...
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

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