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December 22, 2014

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English
Jack London's works did not enjoy popularity until after his death. a- true b- false My answer is false
Sunday, October 12, 2014 at 10:02pm

English
How did gold get to California? a- dog sled b- steamship c- by airplane My answer is steamship
Sunday, October 12, 2014 at 10:00pm

English
How much gold , arriving in San Francisco, triggered the gold rush? a- 500 lbs b- 1 ton c- 2 tons My answer is 2 tons
Sunday, October 12, 2014 at 9:59pm

History
What did the painting by Francisco Pradila entitled Dona Juana la Loca (1877) represent? I can't find any sites in English.
Sunday, October 12, 2014 at 7:35pm

english
what does society think of smokers in comparison to non smokers
Sunday, October 12, 2014 at 7:35pm

English
The dog suddenly turned friendly. Action or linking verb?
Sunday, October 12, 2014 at 1:20pm

English
for my homework my teacher asked us to answer this question. "How can we advance educational justice? what is the proper answer to this?
Saturday, October 11, 2014 at 8:59pm

english
in the book "passing" by Nella Larsen, how is each character trapped? I was thinking about writing how they are in a way trapped within themselves, and have internal conflicts. Would that qualify as them being trapped?
Saturday, October 11, 2014 at 2:51pm

english
in the chapter of the story of keesh what was method of those pepole to coun t age of there children?
Saturday, October 11, 2014 at 9:57am

English
I have to write a 5 paragraph comparison and contrast essay on Agamemnon, Hamlet, and The Love song of J. Alfred Prufrock. When writing this, do I compare all three stories at once in each paragraph as well as their differences in each of the 3 body paragraphs?
Saturday, October 11, 2014 at 1:26am

ENGLISH
Correct sentence pattern... Traditional gas-powered cars are harmful to the environment. S-V-O -- my ans?? S-V-IO S-V-N S-V-A
Friday, October 10, 2014 at 7:29pm

english
why is sasha in trouble in the story "a problem"
Friday, October 10, 2014 at 6:03pm

english
what three jobs besides author did david keys have.
Friday, October 10, 2014 at 10:37am

English
In this sentence, is there an error in one of the lines or is there no error The hikers caught sight of deers running through the forest no error
Thursday, October 9, 2014 at 10:34pm

English
Question about the short story the Wager by Anton Chekhov: The climax comes at the end of the middle section of the story after which the author "ties up loose ends" by telling the reader what happened to each major character. True or False I am really confused about...
Thursday, October 9, 2014 at 10:16pm

english
in the sentence The old teeth of a shark are replaced by new teeth as often as every one to two weeks. would shark be both a common noun and a concrete noun?
Thursday, October 9, 2014 at 10:04pm

Algebra
Business Computers English Foreign Languages Health Home Economics Math Music Physical Education Science Social Studies GRADE LEVELS Preschool Kindergarten Elementary School 1st Grade 2nd Grade 3rd Grade 4th Grade 5th Grade 6th Grade 7th Grade 8th Grade High School 9th Grade ...
Thursday, October 9, 2014 at 8:35pm

English 9
Misplaced and dangling modifiers Having won more than $200,000 during her career, her performances include victories in over 20 tournaments. I think it would be better... During her career, her performances include victories in over 20 tournaments winning more than 200,000. ? ...
Thursday, October 9, 2014 at 7:05pm

English 9
I have to rewrite sent. to fix misplaced and dangling phrases. 1. To become an outstanding all-around player like Lambert, many hours of training are required. My revised sent is... Many hours of training are required to become an outstanding all-around player like Lambert. ...
Thursday, October 9, 2014 at 6:41pm

english
what does it mean when the question is asking you ¨what was something that ¨stuck with you¨ during the reading of this article? explain." thanks
Thursday, October 9, 2014 at 4:16pm

ENGLISH CLASS
Motivation is poor. complete sentence fragment run-on
Thursday, October 9, 2014 at 3:26pm

english 122
when you contribute to a research conversation, which of the following skills is not strictly?
Thursday, October 9, 2014 at 2:01pm

English Comp
Just want some advice on if i am doing this correctly. Thanks in advance. Combine each sentences using a semicolon. First is the original and the (#A) is my answer. 1. Abalone fishing in California is strictly regulated. A person is allowed to harvest only twenty-four of these...
Thursday, October 9, 2014 at 10:24am

English
What is your stance on BASE jumping
Thursday, October 9, 2014 at 6:56am

English
1. He looks in his diary and sees the wrong data. (Do we have to use the preposition 'in'? How about 'looks at'?) 2. Fix uses a warrant to arrest Fogg. 3. Fix uses a document to arrest Fogg. (Is 'a warrant' a document? Can we substitute 'a paper'...
Thursday, October 9, 2014 at 6:25am

English
1. i want to marry Mrs aouda tomorrow, the 23rd December. 2. i want to marry Mrs Aouda tomorrow, 23rd December. 3. i want to marry Mrs Aouda tomorrow, December 23rd. 4. i want to marry Mrs Aouda tomorrow, December the 23rd. 5. i want to marry Mrs Aouda tomorrow, December 23...
Thursday, October 9, 2014 at 5:53am

English
Are the authors stance and opinion similar ? Can you give me an example of each?
Thursday, October 9, 2014 at 5:39am

english
essay about helpfulness?
Thursday, October 9, 2014 at 3:11am

English
a persuasive article starting with an event like "On October 18, 1990, a young man waked into St. Paul's Cathedral in London England....." Is this an effective method to interest the reader. Also, is starting a persuasive article or essay with a historical event...
Wednesday, October 8, 2014 at 11:07pm

English
Identify the sentence pattern used below. I e-mailed my English Teacher my essay. My answer is subject verb
Wednesday, October 8, 2014 at 9:48pm

English 10R - HELP!!!
What five other people that was buried Westminster Abbey, City of Westminster, United Kingdom.
Wednesday, October 8, 2014 at 8:01pm

English 10R - HELP!!!!
What does 'will no one rid me of this troublesome priest' means?
Wednesday, October 8, 2014 at 5:42pm

English
Essays, articles, and speeches are all works of nonfiction. Which of the following is an accurate statement about the authors of nonfiction? A. They are always real people. B. Their style is always full of figurative language. C. They usually focus on retelling historical ...
Wednesday, October 8, 2014 at 1:47pm

English
What does Lian Dolan mean in “Carrying Your Own Skis” when she says that “skiing was work”? A. Skiing was not at all enjoyable. B. Skiers then did not have the conveniences they have now. C. Skiing was a very expensive sport, and you had to work hard to pay...
Wednesday, October 8, 2014 at 1:29pm

English Composition
Your boss has asked you to investigate the types and uses of social media that might be appropriate in the workplace. In addition, you are also asked to compare and contrast the services and provide a recommendation that would be suitable to your company’s goals. ...
Wednesday, October 8, 2014 at 12:38pm

English
What represents power hungry leaders?
Wednesday, October 8, 2014 at 10:40am

English
I can't find on the web how to quote an article from the New York Times that appeared on the web--the catch is it has a column name This is the info: Title: Is College Worth It? Clearly New Data Say Author: David Leonhardt Column Name: The Upshot Publication date: May 27, ...
Wednesday, October 8, 2014 at 10:38am

English
What symbolizes Power hungry leaders?
Wednesday, October 8, 2014 at 8:55am

English
They walk into a meeting. 'Camerfield for judge!' shout the people on the left. 'Mandiboy for judge!' shout the people on the right. Thenthey start fighting..... ------------------------- What is happening in the passage above? Who is 'Camerfield' and ...
Wednesday, October 8, 2014 at 8:09am

English
What is the symbol of Evil?
Wednesday, October 8, 2014 at 7:44am

English
What symbolizes Savagery and Violence?
Wednesday, October 8, 2014 at 5:36am

english
people of all ages and abilities love sports. Which is the subject and which is the predicate in this sentence
Tuesday, October 7, 2014 at 6:36pm

English
is it C??? The author writes that the nobles had "resumed their ancient license in its utmost extent." This means that the nobles had sought to __________. unite with nobles from other nations pay homage and give respect to the king despite his absence strengthen ...
Tuesday, October 7, 2014 at 3:35pm

English
Am i correct? Since I have never actually been on a plane, my fear of flying is purely __________; my fear of tight spaces, however, is __________ and based on past experiences. acute…deliberate fatuous…gregarious theoretical…authentic <--- inane…querulous
Tuesday, October 7, 2014 at 3:04pm

English
The damage those rumors did to the actor's reputation is __________, so it is somewhat understandable that he became so __________ and bitter towards the members of the press who spread lies about him. genial…zealous odious…impeccable wanton…sublime ...
Tuesday, October 7, 2014 at 2:49pm

English 10
1. Read the following sentences from "Lifeguard Rules!" “That’s it, Ira and Michael,” Francesca had said. "You guys don’t get a third warning. Go spend fifteen minutes out of the water. I’ll inform you when I’m ready to see you in ...
Tuesday, October 7, 2014 at 2:19pm

English
Which sentence uses the demonstratives correctly? A. I have to get out of these wet clothes before I catch an awful cold. B. I have to get out of these wet clothes before I catch a awful cold. C. I have to get out of those wet clothes before I catch a awful cold. D. I have to ...
Tuesday, October 7, 2014 at 1:44pm

English
1. They got a train to New York. 2. They got a train for New York. 3. They caught a train to New York. 4. They caught a train for New York. (Are they all grammatical and the same in meaning? Which ones are commonly used?)
Tuesday, October 7, 2014 at 7:34am

english
of chapter 5,why is the title called windriders claws
Tuesday, October 7, 2014 at 4:22am

English
1. He got onto the ship. 2. He got on the ship. 3. He went onto the ship. 4. He went on the ship. ------------------------ What is the difference betwen them? Which ones are grammatical? Are they the same in meaning?
Tuesday, October 7, 2014 at 3:13am

English
I need some help with point for an essay in English about the great Gatsby. I have a question about development of character or interests, and I don't know how I could write about Gatsby in this idea. I also need the writers style and Fitzgerald's view and tone towards...
Tuesday, October 7, 2014 at 3:01am

English
But at the ticket office he learns that it's leaving early - that evening. -------------------- Q1: What other verbs can we use instead of 'learns'? the meaning of 'learns' here is _______. Q2: What is the function of '_' in the sentence?
Tuesday, October 7, 2014 at 1:32am

World History (Ms. Sue)
This is my finished paper. Please, give me your honest opinion. I don't have very much confidence in my writing this time. Do you agree with that which I have written? Should I make any improvements or revise anything? Does it all make sense? List the principles of the ...
Monday, October 6, 2014 at 10:57pm

World History (Ms. Sue)
I've only written the first half of this paper, but I want your opinion. List the principles of the Magna Carta, the English Bill of Rights, the American Declaration of Independence, the French Declaration of the Rights of Man and the Citizen, and the U.S. Bill of Rights. ...
Monday, October 6, 2014 at 10:25pm

English
The detective bought drink after drink. Finally he went to sleep at the table. -------------------------- What is the meaning of 'drink after drink' here?
Monday, October 6, 2014 at 7:41pm

Social Studies
What was one way the historical rivalry between the French and the English played out in the American colonies? A. The two European powers fought over control of present-day Floridia B. They competed over resources in the Ohio River Valley C. They clashed over trade ...
Monday, October 6, 2014 at 6:54pm

AP English Language and Comp
Whose sin is blacker- Chillingworth's or Dimmesdale's? Why? (The Scarlet Letter)
Monday, October 6, 2014 at 6:44pm

Logic
Consider a propositional language with three propositional constants - mushroom, purple, and poisonous - each indicating the property suggested by its spelling. Using these propositional constants, encode the following English sentences as Propositional Logic sentences. Use ~ ...
Monday, October 6, 2014 at 2:36pm

English
People move from country to country by ship, by train, by sleigh or by elephant. ---------------------- Is this sentence grammatical? Do you have some other good expressions?
Monday, October 6, 2014 at 4:12am

English
Use the correct pronoun. I wanted Sue to ask Bob and ______ to the meeting. he, his, or him?
Monday, October 6, 2014 at 2:02am

English
Okay, in school we just finished "To Kill A Mockingbird" and we have a sort of questionnaire thing to do. One of the questions is "Who symbolizes the "gray ghost" and why?" I have my suspicions that it is Arthur "Boo" Radley but I would ...
Sunday, October 5, 2014 at 8:50pm

US History
Although the New England, and the Chesapeake region were both settled largely by people of english orgin, by 1700 the regions had evolved into 2 distinct societies. Why did this difference in development occur?
Sunday, October 5, 2014 at 7:48pm

English.
What is another strong way of saying : Yes, I would recommend this book to a friend.
Sunday, October 5, 2014 at 7:04pm

english
I have to use end notes for a project I am doing on a famous dead person. I am using information from the person's medical record and diaries and such. But I am not using direct quotes but just a few pieces of information here and there. Ex: William was born on august 15, ...
Sunday, October 5, 2014 at 4:54pm

cobet, maths
there are 50 pupils in a class. 43 of them like mathematics, 38 like english and 33 like both mathematics and english. How many pupils like both mathematics and english??
Sunday, October 5, 2014 at 4:46pm

english
If an author is skillful at representing the point of view and attitudes of a hobo, a nurse, a corporate CEO, and a variety of other diverse characters, the author is demonstrating
Sunday, October 5, 2014 at 4:40pm

English
What tenses are used in children's books. Present or past. If both, which is used more often?
Sunday, October 5, 2014 at 4:29pm

English
What is the theme or message of the poem The Bull Moose by Alden Nowlan? i know the poem is a reference to the crucifix of Jesus but i am not sure about the theme
Sunday, October 5, 2014 at 4:11pm

English check
Which principal part of the verb to teach appears in this sentence. Then she taught me how to cultivate rich and healthy soil and helped me identify which types of plants are best for the environment in my yard. past past participle present present participle I really don'...
Sunday, October 5, 2014 at 1:16pm

english help please
Can someone please explain to me what I need to look for with possessive nouns I have a tough time with all that stuff
Sunday, October 5, 2014 at 1:13pm

english
which of these is an example of direct characterization The students gasped at the teachers tremendous height Mr Lightner is cruel and is no friend to animals Sasha hid the toys Melissa plays tennis I chose the 3rd one
Sunday, October 5, 2014 at 1:10pm

English
Identify the common noun in the sentence Every year Black Middle School host its annual Spring Fling I thought it was year maybe
Sunday, October 5, 2014 at 1:08pm

ENGLISH
HAS ANYONE READ OF BEETLES AND ANGELS ITS IMPORTANT
Sunday, October 5, 2014 at 12:57pm

english
has anyone read of beetles and angels
Sunday, October 5, 2014 at 12:34pm

English
Which of these is an example of direct characterization Treys voice remained calm as he shared the news Taya was well known for her good looks Marcus is shy and has difficulty speaking to a crowd
Sunday, October 5, 2014 at 1:32am

english
which sentence is correct? a) They are trying their best in the hope of winning the race. b) They are trying their best in the hopes of winning the race. c) They are trying their best in hope of winning the race. d) They are trying their best in hopes of winning the race.
Saturday, October 4, 2014 at 9:02pm

English check answers please!!
"The King of Mazy May" by Jack London Which detail helps you predict that Walt will face a series of unfortunate events? a) Lifting clear on the crest of a great jam off Indian River, Walt masters met with his first accident b) The poor brute plunged in a heap, with ...
Saturday, October 4, 2014 at 8:51pm

English
What does the story "The Gift of the Magi" say about material possessions?
Friday, October 3, 2014 at 10:39pm

english
What does the term RACE mean in trying to do language homework?
Friday, October 3, 2014 at 7:47pm

English
What does this mean in the Gift of the Magi? While the mistress of the house is gradually subsiding from the first stage to the second, take a look at the home. A furnished flat at $8 per week. It did not exactly beggar description, but it certain had that word on the lookout ...
Friday, October 3, 2014 at 2:12pm

English
what is the focus of the novel of the great gatsby, whats the writers styles, and his views and tone toward the subject (even if it is himself)
Friday, October 3, 2014 at 1:55pm

English
1. The ice must be at least 15 centimeters thick. 2. The ice must be not less than 15 centimeters thick. ----------- Are both the same? Are they grammatical? Have a great weekend. Thank you for your help.
Friday, October 3, 2014 at 5:08am

English
What winter sport do you like most? 1. I lke curling because it's fun to see players hit big stones. 2. I like bobsledding because it's thrilling to ride a bobsled. 3. I like speed skating because I like wild races. 4. I like ski jumping because I like flying in the ...
Friday, October 3, 2014 at 5:06am

English
1. Eleven Cities Tour finally takes place again! 2. Eleven Cities Tour finally is held again! 3. Eleven Cities Tour is finally held again! ---------------- Between #2 and #3, which one is grammatical?
Friday, October 3, 2014 at 4:59am

English
1. Over 15,000 skaters entered the race. 2. More than 15,000 skaters took part in the race. 3. Over 15,000 skaters joined the race. (Are they all the same and grammatical?)
Friday, October 3, 2014 at 4:56am

english
what is the symbolism and theme in the story Royally Crushed by Niki Burnham? I need it for an essay and I'm having trouble with it.
Thursday, October 2, 2014 at 9:34pm

English
Has anyone here read the Gift of the Magi? I want some confirmation on a few parts.
Thursday, October 2, 2014 at 8:45pm

Social Studies
The most important motivation for the English government to support the exploration and settlement of land in North America was... a. the desire to spread Christianity b. the need to separate from the Catholic church c. the need to protect England from invasion d. the desire ...
Thursday, October 2, 2014 at 8:42pm

English
In the following literature selections,individuals experience rites of passage in various ways: The Bass, the River and Shelia Mant by W.D. Wetherell Oranges by Gary Soto I Know Why the Caged Bird Sings by Maya Angelou First Lesson by Philip Booth On Turning Ten by Billy ...
Thursday, October 2, 2014 at 5:07pm

English
What are some major obstacles, failures and triumphs in Jay Gatsby's life? What is the development of career or interests of this character in the book? I can't remember many points for the first question and for the second question I don't really understand what ...
Thursday, October 2, 2014 at 10:53am

ENGLISH
english is not my first language ,plz help i m writing an essay .. In order to prevent the risk factor of social media, parents should involve in children social media and other online issues. .Parent should win the confidence of their children and encourage them tell ...
Thursday, October 2, 2014 at 7:32am

English - Parts of Speech
I want the definition of all Parts of Speech(not too short, not too long) with five examples. Thanks in advance.
Thursday, October 2, 2014 at 1:52am

english
help on thesis writing
Wednesday, October 1, 2014 at 11:44pm

english
in the sentance " They decided that the hedge needed a trim" what part of speech is the word "trim"
Wednesday, October 1, 2014 at 8:06pm

English
My friend Jorge can play the guitar and sing. play is underlined would this be: part of a compound subject part of a compound verb phrase- part of a simple predicate I think its b.
Wednesday, October 1, 2014 at 7:30pm

English
Young readers often enjoy the Nancy Drew mystery books. Is enjoy past present or future
Wednesday, October 1, 2014 at 7:07pm

english
So i was reading an article and the question was ¨what heroic act did malala participate in? What does the question mean when it says 'heroic act ' thank you
Wednesday, October 1, 2014 at 4:58pm

english
If you eat your vegetables, you'll get dessert later.
Wednesday, October 1, 2014 at 3:29pm

English
Which option was used to revise this sentence? I am so glad to see you! Am I ever glad to see you!
Wednesday, October 1, 2014 at 3:25pm

english
10 home economics related subject
Wednesday, October 1, 2014 at 1:02pm

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