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Physic,
Why does the author believe ," a measurement without a quoted error is meaningless?
Tuesday, August 20, 2013 at 10:48pm

writing
And please note the correct spelling of the author's name!!
Tuesday, August 20, 2013 at 3:46pm

writing
How can I rewrite this introduction paragraph as a CONCLUSION paragraph? Tuesdays with Morrie is a very meaningful and powerful novel. In the novel the author Mitch album is recapping on the last few weeks he spent with his dear friend and college professor Morrie Schwartz who...
Tuesday, August 20, 2013 at 3:10pm

writing
How do i finish this introductory paragraph? So far I have So far I have: Tuesdays with Morrie is a very meaningful and powerful novel. In the novel the author Mitch album is recapping on the last few weeks he spent with his dear friend and college professor Morrie Schwartz, ...
Monday, August 19, 2013 at 5:32pm

English
No, your topic is fine. I'm just hoping you HEAR the errors so you can find some of them yourself. You won't always have a proofreader, and you need to be ready to proof your own work at times. Bible (capital B ... every time when you're referring to the Holy Bible...
Saturday, August 17, 2013 at 10:15am

English
Both add interest, dynamism, color, and specificity. The help the audience visualize the author's intent.
Friday, August 16, 2013 at 6:35pm

books(short story)
Short Story: Standard of Living Author: Dorothy Parker Question: Explain what comment Dorothy Parker is making on the standards by which people judge their own lives and those of others? What aspect of this story is considered escape fiction, support answer with references to ...
Saturday, August 10, 2013 at 8:37pm

Theories of Child Development
This is a poor question and can't be answered. We don't know the frequency nor length of time the child is alone. Also, each individual will respond in his/her own way. The best you can do is check your book to see what the author says.
Saturday, August 10, 2013 at 12:00pm

children who require special treatment
What is the name of the textbook, and who is the author?
Wednesday, August 7, 2013 at 11:03pm

What's the book?
Title? Author??
Wednesday, August 7, 2013 at 5:39pm

STATISTICS
A study was conducted to examine the peer review process. The investigators hypothesized that reviewers suggested by authors would give more favorable reviews than reviewers picked by journal editors. They obtained data on 40 manuscripts that had been reviewed by 1 author-...
Tuesday, August 6, 2013 at 3:50pm

Spanish Literature
¡Ajá! JLB, my very favorite author! When I was studying Spanish Literature at the University, my teacher "skipped" his works, as being too difficult! I adored all his works, and my students did too! (La Brújula - don't for the accent!) I no ...
Monday, July 29, 2013 at 12:14am

western civilization
Niccolo Machiavelli, author of "The Prince", is considered to be the first modern political theorist. Why is Machiavelli considered the first modern political observer and discuss his ideas on the relationship between the Prince and God; the importance of honesty in ...
Sunday, July 28, 2013 at 4:52pm

english
Need Help.Please and Thanks. Read each of the following topic sentences, create your own topic sentence that expresses something about your particular opinion on the subject. Example: Topic sentence provided: When I have free time, I like to relax with a good movie or book. ...
Thursday, July 25, 2013 at 11:29am

reading
A better question is at what point did the author explain the meanings of these words?
Wednesday, July 24, 2013 at 6:48pm

English.....
The following passage is taken from an article by a contemporary poet about Clement Clarke Moore, the nineteenth-century writer best known as the author of “A Visit From Saint Nicholas.”      If he wasn’t a myth maker himself, at least Clement ...
Wednesday, July 24, 2013 at 1:16pm

Sociology
In Chapter 2 of the textbook, the author describes meanings for the concept of socio-economic class and analyzes how perceptions of justice may be influenced by class distinctions in American society (see Section 2.4). He also references the related views of two provocative ...
Thursday, July 18, 2013 at 6:25pm

english
What is the author referring to in this reading passage? Thus early had that one guest,--the only guest who is certain, at one time or another, to find his way into every human dwelling, --thus early had _______ stepped across the threshold of the House of the Seven Gables!
Sunday, July 7, 2013 at 10:57pm

English
1.The psychology of children coping with sexual abuse 2.Adolescents who commit suicide 3.Self-inflicted pain as a response to grief/abuse Throughout the years, many young women have always struggled for freedom to deal with the problems they have. Such difficulties, including ...
Friday, July 5, 2013 at 8:27pm

science
2) Create an APA reference for this chapter of the publication as one would find in the APA reference page Title of book: SUPERHEROES ON EARTH Pages in book: 1-250 Chapter Title: SECRET IDENTITES Pages of chapter: 45-67 Author: BRUCE WAYNE AND CLARK KENT Editors: JACK BLACK ...
Wednesday, July 3, 2013 at 5:07pm

science
1) Create an APA reference for this publication as one would find in the reference page(2 marks): Article Title: Truly, Madly, Depp-ly Author: Frank DeCaro, Bill Evans, Tom Black, Rachel McGill, Ed Strong, Sue Koch, Mark Thomas, Rachel Dew, and Gary Edwards. Publication: ...
Wednesday, July 3, 2013 at 5:06pm

English
Signal Phrase: Read "Too Much Pressure" by Colleen Wenke (564-568). Consider it a model for using signal phrases to introduce quoted material as explained on pages 508-512 of the Bedford Handbook. 1. Copy two good examples from Wenke's essay of signal phrases ...
Wednesday, July 3, 2013 at 3:56pm

science
Create an APA reference for this chapter of the publication as one would find in the APA reference page (2 marks): Title of book: SUPERHEROES ON EARTH Pages in book: 1-250 Chapter Title: SECRET IDENTITES Pages of chapter: 45-67 Author: BRUCE WAYNE AND CLARK KENT Editors: JACK ...
Wednesday, July 3, 2013 at 1:17pm

science
1) Create an APA reference for this publication as one would find in the reference page Article Title: Truly, Madly, Depp-ly Author: Frank DeCaro, Bill Evans, Tom Black, Rachel McGill, Ed Strong, Sue Koch, Mark Thomas, Rachel Dew, and Gary Edwards. Publication: Advocate Volume...
Wednesday, July 3, 2013 at 1:17pm

Diversity
I don't like any of these answers. It isn't stereotyping when she projects an adult's criminal behavior into a child. It can't be discrimination unless she acts on her intolerance It can't be racism because the race(s) of the parties is not known. It's ...
Monday, June 17, 2013 at 6:19pm

math
, the author's not a eexrpt mathematician (in fact, he's a graphics designer who appears to be working in video games), so he may have never tried going through an explanation of Euler's formula to find out that it's not magic. I only did so myself with the ...
Tuesday, June 11, 2013 at 8:30pm

PHYSICS
Two cars lost in a blinding snowstorm are traveling across a large field, each thinking they are on the road, as shown in the figure on the left. They collide. If the distance x is 150 meters and the red car is travelling at 19.1 mph, how fast to the nearest hundredth of a mph...
Thursday, June 6, 2013 at 8:28pm

English
Which of the following APA citations for a book with one author is correct? A. Percy, William Byrnes (1961). The Moviegoer. New York: Knopf. B. Percy, W. (1961). The Moviegoer. New York: Knopf. C. Percy, W., 1961. The Moviegoer. New York: Knopf. D. Percy, W. (1961). The ...
Wednesday, June 5, 2013 at 7:18pm

Writting
Imagine that you are an agent who is interested in publishing new authors. Choose any book you like and present the book to a publisher in New York. You want to be the person responsible for putting the book on the shelf. You should convince the publisher that the book is well...
Tuesday, June 4, 2013 at 2:30pm

Writting
Persuasive Writing Assignment: Imagine that you are an agent who is interested in publishing new authors. Choose any book you like and present the book to a publisher in New York. You want to be the person responsible for putting the book on the shelf. You should convince the ...
Tuesday, June 4, 2013 at 11:54am

English12
Need help on a Research paper, my author is CS Lewis, I am having a major writers block on what to write about, teacher has left it fairly open, need to have an outline and cited works today but he is pretty slack I could have it in tomorrow and be fine, either way stuck on ...
Thursday, May 30, 2013 at 1:16pm

physics
Two cars lost in a blinding snow storm are traveling across a large field, each thinking they are on the road, as shown in the figure on the left. They collide. If the distance x is 169 meters and the red car is travelling at 15.8 mph, how fast to the nearest hundredth of a ...
Wednesday, May 22, 2013 at 6:49pm

english
A simple Google search will get you far. "Soft Voice of the Serpent, a short story by Nadine Gordimer tells of the most bizarre relationship which a man, who has lost his leg, has with a wounded locust. When the man who is still trying to accept his own injury, notices ...
Tuesday, May 21, 2013 at 1:40pm

English
His greatest work? In whose opinion? What does your book's author say? http://www.shmoop.com/dr-heideggers-expe​riment/the-guests.html
Monday, May 20, 2013 at 11:43am

reading/math
Hey Mrs.sue, can you answer this question:How does the author establish the setting in the first chapters of the watsons go to Birmingham?
Saturday, May 18, 2013 at 3:11pm

science
Do you think, based on knowledge, that the portrayal of anthropology in the media is correct and/or appropriate in this article Neanderthal culture: Old masters Author:Tim Appenzeller
Friday, May 17, 2013 at 4:54pm

science
Do you think, based on knowledge , that the portrayal of anthropology in the media is correct and/or appropriate in this article Dogs and Humans Evolved Together, Study Suggests Author:Tia Ghose, LiveScience Staff Writer
Friday, May 17, 2013 at 4:51pm

science
Do you think, based on knowledge acquired, that the portrayal of anthropology in the media is correct and/or appropriate in this article Neanderthal culture: Old masters Author:Tim Appenzeller
Friday, May 17, 2013 at 4:39pm

science
Do you think, based on knowledge acquired in this module, that the portrayal of anthropology in the media is correct and/or appropriate in this article Neanderthal culture: Old masters Author:Tim Appenzeller
Friday, May 17, 2013 at 1:07pm

science
Do you think, based on knowledge acquired in this module, that the portrayal of anthropology in the media is correct and/or appropriate in this article Why Humans Took Up Farming: They Like To Own Stuff Author: Rhitu Chatterjee
Friday, May 17, 2013 at 1:03pm

science
Do you think, based on knowledge acquired in this module, that the portrayal of anthropology in the media is correct and/or appropriate in this article Dogs and Humans Evolved Together, Study Suggests Author:Tia Ghose, LiveScience Staff Writer
Friday, May 17, 2013 at 1:02pm

LA
Which article? Who's the author? Is it available online? What do you think the answer is?
Thursday, May 16, 2013 at 1:44pm

English
The following questions are for APA 6th Edition standards: 1. Each time you paraphrase content or ideas taken from the work of another author you are required to... A) credit the source in the text and include the author(s) and year B) Place the paraphrased content inside ...
Wednesday, May 15, 2013 at 8:35pm

social studies
author is Mary Rose. The Wizard of Oz
Wednesday, May 15, 2013 at 7:15pm

social studies - insufficient information
Which author? Which article? Which item?
Wednesday, May 15, 2013 at 7:08pm

social studies
why did the author the item Ozified in the opening paragraphs of the article?
Wednesday, May 15, 2013 at 7:05pm

social studies
This site emphasizes Britain's stable government. http://industrialrevolution.sea.ca/cause​s.html Another site emphasizes Britain's growing population. Which factor does your text book author cite?
Wednesday, May 15, 2013 at 12:49pm

english
Now you identify the author, which could give it credence as an ethos argument. However, without knowing the author, pathos is what stands out. http://courses.durhamtech.edu/perkins/ar​is.html
Wednesday, May 8, 2013 at 8:00pm

english
Doesn't this fable appeal to the emotions? It hasn't convinced me either by its sound arguments nor by the expertise of the author.
Wednesday, May 8, 2013 at 7:58pm

Eng B
If an author is skillful at representing the point of view and attitudes of a hobo, an nurse, a corporate CEO, and a variety of other diverse characters, the author is demonstrating A. dramatic irony. B. negative capability. C. first person reporting. D. the will to power. ...
Tuesday, April 30, 2013 at 2:55pm

Eng B
1. When author Sarah Orne Jewett Writes That Sylvia Lives “hart to Heat” with nature, she means that the young girl A. Mistrusts her “dream of love.” B. Operates on instinct. C. It, literally, a woodland creature. D. Is most alive in the tranquility of ...
Monday, April 29, 2013 at 10:21am

Eng B
1. When author Sarah Orne Jewett Writes That Sylvia Lives “hart to Heat” with nature, she means that the young girl A. Mistrusts her “dream of love.” B. Operates on instinct. C. It, literally, a woodland creature. D. Is most alive in the tranquility of ...
Sunday, April 28, 2013 at 8:54pm

Eng B
An author of detictive novel is most lkely to use figurative language to A. Entertain the reader. B. help the reader visualize a character. C. suggest hidden meanings. D. mislead the reader. Answer is "B"
Sunday, April 28, 2013 at 4:09pm

Informal Logic
<11{5[1(01)57]}> Arthur: The solutions to most mystery novels I read are not believable. However, my enjoyment of a mystery novel depends only on its suspenseful mood and colorful characters. Norton: Roughly 80% of the mystery novels I read have believable solutions, ...
Saturday, April 27, 2013 at 11:11am

English
These articles will help you answer these questions. http://www.avi-writer.com/about/about01.​html http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Avi_(author​)
Friday, April 26, 2013 at 8:29pm

english
Questions about Avi(the author) Why was school a constant struggle for him? Avi kept writing because of the encouragement of his family and the help of whom? After college, what job did Avi take? where? When did Avi become interested in children's literature?
Friday, April 26, 2013 at 8:25pm

english
what do i capitalized in this sentence.john grisham is the author of "the street lawyer".
Tuesday, April 23, 2013 at 5:51pm

English
I disagree. The author makes clear that Upward Bound students are is a difference between them and other teens. "(7) But there was also that "difference.' " I believe sentence (8) states the intent of this passage.
Monday, April 22, 2013 at 1:55pm

english
who is the author of the story the ghost got in
Monday, April 22, 2013 at 12:28pm

english
Book: Information you’ll need to cite a book Example- Powell, Kevin, ed. Step into a World: A Global Anthology of the New Black Literature. 2nd ed. New York: Wiley, 2000. 1. Author(s) or Editor(s)- last name, first name, middle is any, followed by a period 2. Title of ...
Sunday, April 21, 2013 at 11:48pm

Enlglish
Scheherazade, supposedly the author of 1001 Arabian Nights, avoided execution by entertaining her husband, a king, each night with a new story. If he liked her tale, the legend goes, she was allowed to live for another day.Is this sentece correct... if not Please help me!!!!
Monday, April 15, 2013 at 11:09am

english plzzzzzzzzz helppppp
1The people i love the best 2jump into work head first 3without dallying in the shadows 4and swim off with sure strokes aost out of sight 5They seem to become natives of that element 6the black sleek heads of seals bouncing like half-submerged balls 7 i love people who harness...
Sunday, April 14, 2013 at 5:24pm

Math
What does your question have to do with the author? P = 4s
Thursday, April 11, 2013 at 12:28pm

LA
Here is a proposal that is sure to anger some people: Everyone— yes, everyone—should have a pet. I think we should require that everyone get a pet or else present a convincing reason why they can’t have one. There are almost too many arguments in favor of ...
Thursday, April 11, 2013 at 12:03pm

LAng Arts - correction
Ahh -- I found the place where the author uses the pronoun "I." 14 is not C.
Wednesday, April 10, 2013 at 8:11pm

LAng Arts
Here is a proposal that is sure to anger some people: Everyone— yes, everyone—should have a pet. I think we should require that everyone get a pet or else present a convincing reason why they can’t have one. There are almost too many arguments in favor of ...
Wednesday, April 10, 2013 at 7:46pm

English III Love of Life By: Jack London
Well i just write the normal stuff like introducing who's the author was and the type of story that he wrote. That's my thesis
Sunday, April 7, 2013 at 7:50pm

ela
This makes no sense. What author? What test?
Saturday, April 6, 2013 at 8:36am

Philosophy
True or false 1.Friedrich Schleiermacher argued that to understand the meaning of the Bible or any other text, it is necessary to consider the time and place of its author(s), and to ascertain the intention of the author(s) in producing the text. True 2.Throughout his life ...
Tuesday, April 2, 2013 at 8:16pm

PHI 103
These are the automatically computed results of your exam. Grades for essay questions, and comments from your instructor, are in the "Details" section below. Date Taken: Time Spent: 1 h , 31 min , 47 secs Points Received: 19 / 25 (76%) Question Type: # Of Questions...
Sunday, March 31, 2013 at 7:10pm

programming
Design a class named Book that holds a stock number, author, title, price, and number of pages for a book. Include methods to set and get the values for each data field. Also include a displayInfo() method that displays each of the Book’s data fields with ...
Saturday, March 30, 2013 at 2:46pm

7th Grade Language Arts
1. Read these two short sentences: There was a blizzard. Nearly 20,000 homes in the metro area lost power. Choose the correct subordinating conjunction to combine them into this sentence: ____ the blizzard, nearly 20,000 homes in the metro area lost power. (1 point) Although ...
Friday, March 29, 2013 at 8:54pm

language arts Ms. Sue please
5. Which of the following sentences is punctuated correctly? (1 point) I'd like to go outside but I need to finish my homework first. Since Bobby's birthday is in July he isn't able to celebrate with his classmates. Even if I have to do it myself I will fix the gym...
Friday, March 29, 2013 at 7:06pm

English
1. Read the sentence from paragraph 1 below. It looms menacingly over the road from the roof of a farmhouse, a flying reptile with a seven-foot wingspan. Which of the following correctly describes this sentence? A. Simple sentence B. Complex sentence C. Compound sentence *D. ...
Friday, March 29, 2013 at 3:47pm

English
When there are thousands of written materials floating in cyberspace, what is the most important criterion to consider when choosing sources of information for your research paper? A. Relevant B. Current C. Famous author D. Impressive Web site is it A
Tuesday, March 26, 2013 at 4:08pm

english
Choose an essay or a short story to read. Then answer the following questions in the space provided. 10.What is the title of the story essay? 11.Who wrote it? 12.Whom is the story about? (Identify the main characters [or, if an essay, the subject discussed].) 13.hat happens in...
Monday, March 25, 2013 at 2:17pm

language arts Ms. Sue please
okay thank you. Is #1 "to establish the credibility of the author"?
Thursday, March 21, 2013 at 6:34pm

language arts Ms. Sue please
1. Which of the following is not a function of a good thesis statement? (1 point) to establish the credibility of the author to focus the reader's attention on the main idea to present an interesting quote about the topic 2. Which of the following is the strongest thesis ...
Thursday, March 21, 2013 at 6:26pm

English 3
What is the full name of this story? Who is the author?
Thursday, March 21, 2013 at 1:21pm

basic english makeup
PLEASE HELP ME THESE THE ONLY ONES I COULDNT FIND THANK U SO MUCH 1.Which of the following is not a key consideration when developing a piece of writing? A.The timeliness of the message B.The purpose of the message C.The intended audience D.The format of the message 2.In which...
Wednesday, March 20, 2013 at 10:20pm

language arts Ms. Sue please
4. "Brer" is dialect for briar. brother. Mister. brawny. 5. What is the main reason to ask questions as you read a story? to describe the characters to summarize the plot to identify the author’s purpose to aid in your comprehension My answers: 4. Mister. 5. to ...
Monday, March 18, 2013 at 7:23pm

reading
whatever you can do or dream you can, begin it. Boldness has genius, power and magic in it !" describe in 25 word what the author is saying.
Monday, March 18, 2013 at 7:14pm

Lang. Arts
Which elements of a story can help you predict early on what a story will be about? (Choose all that apply.) A.the author’s name B.the title C.the tone of the first paragraph D.illustrations and captions I definitely think it is B and D...A is questionable even though the...
Sunday, March 17, 2013 at 10:18pm

English
autobiography ... story of the author's life biography ... story of someone else's life, not the author's auto = "self"
Saturday, March 16, 2013 at 1:35pm

PLEASE HELP. LANGUAGE ARTS.
13. correct. 14. I agree (sight). The question takes the phrase out of context, by itself it would point to touch, but in context it was what Raja saw that bolstered his confidence, seeing that he was not the only one struggling. 15. correct. 16. the question needs a both ...
Friday, March 15, 2013 at 3:20pm

Language Arts
14. correct 15. correct 16. while it mentions Raja's emotions the whole group is only described as under a physical challenge. 17. To persevere is to stay on task. 18. At the beginning he is afraid, by the end he has developed more confidence. 19. While his father had a ...
Friday, March 15, 2013 at 2:09pm

PLEASE HELP. LANGUAGE ARTS.
17. D 19. I think the author approves of Raja. The others are right.
Friday, March 15, 2013 at 12:26pm

PLEASE HELP. LANGUAGE ARTS.
I will give the questions and my answers. Someone check it please. Read the passage below and answer the questions that follow. To the Top “Great works are performed, not by strength, but by perseverance.” -Samuel Johnson Have you ever wanted to give up on something ...
Friday, March 15, 2013 at 11:55am

Language Arts
I will give the questions and my answers. Someone check it please. Read the passage below and answer the questions that follow. To the Top “Great works are performed, not by strength, but by perseverance.” -Samuel Johnson Have you ever wanted to give up on something ...
Thursday, March 14, 2013 at 11:22pm

English -poem
Caged bird, by maya angelou -analyze this poem for is metaphorical meAnings. What did the author wish to evoke? Hoe did whe use words and phrasings and poetric devices ti do it? Just a simple help would do, and i could do the rest' thank you
Tuesday, March 12, 2013 at 12:34pm

ENGLISH/MATH/SCIENCE HELP!
Is there any websites for teens to read short stories (or long), then you answer ONLY multiple choice questions, grade you, and to have a profile or something to see all of your grades if your making progress each time (to see if your improving). I want to improve my reading ...
Saturday, March 9, 2013 at 12:22pm

English
1.The elderly man ____in the easy chair,talking to a friend (sit sits) sits 2.The boys _____ the craftman make a chair (Watch watches) watch 3.Katherine and Thomas ___ at the amusing story (laugh laughs) laugh 4.That successful author ___ to write another novel (plan plans) ...
Wednesday, March 6, 2013 at 7:34pm

english
Do you think that certain literature should be taught and/or anthologized because it is written by a woman or underrepresented ethnic group, even if it is at the expense of a "more inspiring" author? Do you think you would feel the same way if you were a different ...
Tuesday, March 5, 2013 at 11:07am

World History
He was the Chief Justice of the United States Supreme Court from 1836 to 1864. He's remembered as the author of the majority opinion in Dred Scott vs. Sandford in 1857, sometimes known as the Dred Scott Decision
Monday, March 4, 2013 at 8:15pm

ela
Reread these lines from the text, “He was afraid to get up, afraid he might not be able to gain his feet at all, with an anesthetized leg. A numbness in a numbness hollowed into a numbness…” What best expresses the author’s meaning of anesthetized as used ...
Friday, March 1, 2013 at 7:47pm

Language Arts
What fact does the author use to support her opinion about bleach? (1 point) 1. Bleach is a poison. 2. Bleach is an expensive part of processing water. 3. Bleach isn’t terrific to have around. ________________________________________​__ Note: This is not a question ...
Thursday, February 28, 2013 at 12:10pm

Literary Analysis and Composition
DO NOT DO THE FIRST ONE ANSWERS GOT MIXED UP. What about Anne's situation almost immediately endears her to readers? (Points : 3) Anne is a young girl without a care in the world. Anne and her family are wealthy and powerful members of Holland's upper class. Anne is ...
Wednesday, February 27, 2013 at 12:23am

Literary Analysis and Composition
What about Anne's situation almost immediately endears her to readers? (Points : 3) Anne is a young girl without a care in the world. Anne and her family are wealthy and powerful members of Holland's upper class. Anne is suffering from a dangerous disease that makes ...
Wednesday, February 27, 2013 at 12:03am

literacy
Which of the following will probably contain the most objective data? a. An editoral in The Washingtin Post b. A lettet redutting an article in a medical journal c. A memoir about working in a coalmine d. A report with charts documenting hourly wage rates by occupational group...
Monday, February 25, 2013 at 10:54pm

management science
definitions of marketing,the author and the year
Monday, February 25, 2013 at 2:31pm

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