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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, November 28, 2014 at 3:36pm

history/engllish-thesis
I need help writing a thesis for my history day project, my person is Sacagawea and this years theme is leaders and their short and long term legacies. I don't exactly know where to start. Sacagawea has played a big role in the discovery of Louisisana territory, making her...
Monday, November 24, 2014 at 10:48pm

english
need help on writing science fiction short story?
Tuesday, November 18, 2014 at 9:48pm

writing division stories
36 and 9
Tuesday, November 18, 2014 at 6:32pm

English 10
1. Sensory language is also known as __________. syntax broadsides imagery irony 2.Which excerpt taken from the poem “Birmingham Sunday” by Richard Farina is an example of sensory language? A.“clouds they were grey” B.“She asked for a blessing" C...
Tuesday, November 18, 2014 at 4:09pm

English (Ms.Sue)
I am writing a description of a school bus stop on a rainy day I am at the part of describing the bus. How would I describe the sound of the typres screeching using metaphors or personification? also How can I describe the condition of the bus to be negative?
Tuesday, November 18, 2014 at 2:06pm

LA - 1 question
Which of the following should you do during your third read of the multi-draft reading process? identify the author's tone and viewpoint evaluate how the selection compares to another examine the type of organization used in the selection determine the author's purpose...
Sunday, November 16, 2014 at 8:20pm

Math
sin theta = 8/17 and theta is in the second quadrant. Find sin(2theta),cos(2theta),tan(2theta) exactly sin(2theta) cos(2theta) tan(2theta) sin(2theta) would it be 2 x (8/17) cos(2theta) would be 2 x (15/17) tan(2theta) would be 2 x (8/17 divided by 15/17) is this correct? I ...
Friday, November 14, 2014 at 2:49pm

writing
Any improvements that I can make to this sentence to make it sound better ? I believe a reconciliation is possible once both sides admit that they cannot function properly without the other.
Thursday, November 13, 2014 at 8:28pm

English
Im writing a description of a busy school dining hall. One of my paragraphs is as follows : In the snake like queue one of the boys, who had pushed in stood with pride and joy. But not for long. 'You, yes you. Get to the back NOW!' The principle demanded with absolute ...
Thursday, November 13, 2014 at 12:51pm

World History (Ms. Sue)
Doyou agree with that which I have written for the topic that I was given? Describe the emergence of Romanticism in art and literature, social critisim, and the move away from Classicism in Europe. In the late seventeenth century, an intellectual movement known as the ...
Thursday, November 13, 2014 at 12:28pm

writing
Write a short paragraph that describes a discussion you recently had that demonstrates at least one of the principles of verbal communication. State the principle and explain how it applies to your example. 2.
Wednesday, November 12, 2014 at 7:53am

English
19. In the following sentence, what is the antecedent of the pronoun "it"? The class members chose Chicago to visit because it provides the best opportunity for education and entertainment. A. Opportunity B. Chicago C. Entertainment D. Education Is it B? 20. Which ...
Tuesday, November 11, 2014 at 9:48pm

English
1. Which kind of adjective is used most frequently in ordinary speech or writing? A. Demonstrative B. Article C. Proper D. Common B?
Tuesday, November 11, 2014 at 5:14pm

Pre-Calc/Trig
Describe the end behavior for function by writing a limit expression. f(x)=2x^5-x+7
Tuesday, November 11, 2014 at 1:13pm

writing
Murmur is an interesting word because both syllables are spelled the same : mur-mur. While this is an unusual, there are other words with this pattern. See how many of the words below you can guess. a) to split evenly b) a drum you beat with your hands
Monday, November 10, 2014 at 5:36pm

Business Communication
Summarize the 3x3 writing process and explain how it guides a writer
Monday, November 10, 2014 at 12:43pm

creative writing
1. Poetry that is short in length and focuses on feelings and thoughts of the speaker or narrator is called:(Points : 3) narrative lyric a ballad a haiku 2. What is the rhyme scheme of most limericks?(Points : 3) AABBA ABBBA ABCABC AAAAB 3. Which is true about most narrative ...
Sunday, November 9, 2014 at 8:04pm

economics
What was Marx's purpose in writing this essay? Does he succeed in getting his point across?
Friday, November 7, 2014 at 11:43am

English
1. Both Walt Whitman and Emily Dickinson were influenced by the Romantics. Choose one of the two poets. Provide at least three ways that he or she reflects Romantic thinking in his or her writing. Then give an example from one of the works that you studied in this unit that ...
Thursday, November 6, 2014 at 9:19am

composition II
• What role should outside sources play in our writing? How much of an essay you write should be your original work and how much should be from a source? How can having too much material from other sources possibly lead to plagiarism?
Wednesday, November 5, 2014 at 11:32pm

ingles
homework:unscramble the words on writing division exampie(the family,mother)
Wednesday, November 5, 2014 at 7:19pm

English
I have to create a piece of descriptive writing about a good day at a beach, but I am unsure on how to describe the atmosphere of the beach. Please help! Here is what I have so far:  It's the morning of somerset beach. Seagulls haver over waiting for food, ...
Wednesday, November 5, 2014 at 2:52pm

poetry
I'm having trouble writing a persona poem. Can someone explain it to me? can i get an example of persona poem? thanks:)
Monday, November 3, 2014 at 8:03pm

English
1. They made a mistake. 2. They made two mistakes in composition. 3. They made few misatakes in writing. 4. They made some mistakes because they didn't know how to solve the problems. 5. Don't be afraid of making mistakes when you speak English. Be bold and speak ...
Monday, November 3, 2014 at 1:00am

Criminal Justice/Report Writing
If you approach your investigative work with an attitude of eliminating potential writing problems as they arise, you will be able to: A. write a report that has no negative investigative information. B. complete investigative responsibilities by finding the truth through good...
Sunday, November 2, 2014 at 8:21pm

English
Need help writing a birthday card with 4 types of sentences? declarative, interrogative imperative and exclamatory?
Sunday, November 2, 2014 at 6:15pm

Criminal Justice/Report Writing
When an investigator writes a conclusion in an investigative report based on his or her opinion, he or she is: A. properly writing conclusions based on personal experiences. B. allowing a conclusion to be inappropriately arrived at in lieu of a conclusion based on fact. C. ...
Sunday, November 2, 2014 at 12:51pm

Writing
Is "had" an example of a "to be" verb?
Sunday, November 2, 2014 at 10:41am

Criminal Justice/Writing Search Warrants
When writing the description for the property you are going to search for, the description must be detailed: A. so the average person can distinguish among similar objects in the search. B. so that only the magistrate and investigator can discern the objects of the search. C. ...
Saturday, November 1, 2014 at 11:15pm

Criminal Justice/Report Writing
What is a common mistake most investigators make in the interview? A. They do not give the interviewee enough time to answer a question before asking another one. B. They break for lunch too early. C. They let an interviewee talk without interruption, which takes too long. D. ...
Saturday, November 1, 2014 at 6:12pm

Criminal Justice/Report Writing
If a Miranda admonishment is needed, the generally accepted method of giving it is to: A. recite the Miranda admonishment from memory. B. give the interviewee a printed Miranda admonishment to read. C. ask the interviewee if he or she already knows the Miranda admonishment and...
Saturday, November 1, 2014 at 5:30pm

Criminal Justice/Report Writing
When a violent crime is committed, the investigating officer will attempt to determine the suspect's method of operation. This should be recorded in which face sheet section? A. M.O., or modus operandi B. M.E., or method of entry C. Method of escape D. Victim selection I ...
Saturday, November 1, 2014 at 2:25pm

math
How can u write a unit rate if a least one term is a fraction? How is this different from writing a unit rate where both terms are whole numbers?
Thursday, October 30, 2014 at 10:52pm

Writing
Ms.sue look at Noo ( writing grade 4)
Tuesday, October 28, 2014 at 8:10pm

Writing
Please, look at Noo
Tuesday, October 28, 2014 at 7:45pm

Writing- grade 4
Write a personal narrative about something happened to you when you were young. I when I was young and didn't walk on my feet. I was in my bed , I stood up and I put my hand on the edge of the bed so that it doesn't fall,but dropped it,and my dad took me from the ...
Tuesday, October 28, 2014 at 7:18pm

Writing
I need help with writing an essay about simple questions, complicated questions, and complex questions. I need to make a topic, write 3-5 paragraphs, describe and explain, write it as an expository essay, and write one paragraph about how it helps us in every day life.
Tuesday, October 28, 2014 at 5:29pm

research methods grant writing
The table labeled “Brooklyn Precinct Activity Measures” shows counts of different indicators from the June 1999 Compstat report. All data are totals for the period January 1, 1999, through June 20, 1999. Notice, in the key to this table, that some indicators are ...
Tuesday, October 28, 2014 at 12:07pm

Writing
In the other 6 groups there are 21 students in each of the 6 groups. *Does this sentence make sense.
Sunday, October 26, 2014 at 7:35pm

English composition
I'm writing a paper to explain a concept of the bevel Ella Minnow Pea. I've come up with a thesis statement and my teacher has approved it, but I'm just stuck as to what I'm writing about. The assignment instructions asks "How does Dunn legitimize his ...
Sunday, October 26, 2014 at 2:31pm

English
Which of the following best explains the difference between informative and explanatory text? a. Informative provides readers a sense of why something happens, while explanatory tells the order in which something happened. b.Informative provides a reason to support an author&#...
Sunday, October 26, 2014 at 12:50pm

Philosophy Intro to Logic
I have to write an argument in standard form before writing an essay on it. I'm using an article written by Jenny Price on news.wisc titled "Facebook profiles raise users' self-esteem and affect behavior" And here's what I have for the standard form, I ...
Sunday, October 26, 2014 at 12:07am

Criminal Justice/Report Writing
When a number of different witnesses provide descriptions of the suspect, it is considered: A. acceptable for speed and brevity to combine multiple descriptions into a composite description. B. good investigative tactics to combine multiple descriptions into a composite ...
Saturday, October 25, 2014 at 9:49pm

8th grade; English
Which of the following best explains the difference between informative and explanatory text? a. Informative provides readers a sense of why something happens, while explanatory tells the order in which something happened. b.Informative provides a reason to support an author&#...
Saturday, October 25, 2014 at 9:18pm

Criminal Justice/Report Writing
In the sentence, “The report was mailed to the officer,” the writer is using: A. the active voice. B. the passive voice. C. chronological order. D. first person. I am confused between A & B
Saturday, October 25, 2014 at 2:25pm

8th grade language arts
Which of the following best explains the difference between informative and explanatory text? a. Informative provides readers a sense of why something happens, while explanatory tells the order in which something happened. b.Informative provides a reason to support an author&#...
Saturday, October 25, 2014 at 11:50am

Thesis statement
I need help writing a thesis statement about family relationships
Friday, October 24, 2014 at 2:57pm

English
@ words : 1- curtail 2- devastate 3- digress 4- incentive 5- incorporate 6- indispensable 7- intermittent 8- rigor 9- squander 10-succumb Linda never had to work hard to make good grades in high school. But in college, where the ___(8)___ of course work were greater, she soon ...
Thursday, October 23, 2014 at 11:31pm

L/A
Which of the following should you do during your third read of the multi-draft reading process? A: Identify the author's tone and viewpoint B: Evaluate how the selection compares to another C: Examine the type of organization used in the selection D: Determine the author&#...
Wednesday, October 22, 2014 at 2:02pm

Paralegal
Patty is a paralegal at a firm organized as a Limited Liability Partnership (LLP). Joe, the associate attorney, comes to Patty and asks her to bill two clients for the same legal research he conducted, since it was on the same issue and would be useful for both clients. ...
Wednesday, October 22, 2014 at 1:46pm

Business English
You’ve applied for a specific job in your field of study. The Human Resources Department arranges an interview and tells you to bring with you a polished piece of writing for them to evaluate your writing skills. The paragraph must describe one particular experience you&#...
Tuesday, October 21, 2014 at 3:23pm

Writing: Research Paper
Can "The Difference between Christianity and Religion" be a title? Or "Christianity v. Religion"?
Sunday, October 19, 2014 at 4:12pm

Criminal Justice/Report Writing
A criminal investigation cannot begin until one of three things is present; these include all of the following EXCEPT: A. a crime must have occurred. B. there must be a reasonable certainty that a crime has occurred. C. the investigator must be reasonably sure a crime is going...
Sunday, October 19, 2014 at 3:06pm

Criminal Justice/Report Writing
After a criminal investigator arrives on the scene of a crime, his or her first priority is: A. arresting the guilty party. B. life safety and assisting victims in need of aid. C. collecting evidence and taking photographs. D. interviewing witnesses. I am torn between answers ...
Sunday, October 19, 2014 at 12:17pm

Reading
Read the paragraph below . I'll show them that I can write well , "ling thought. Back in china , she had gotten the best grades in English class . But ever since her family had moved to Florida, her reports had been coming back all marked up . Ling asked her teacher ...
Saturday, October 18, 2014 at 9:15pm

Criminal Justice/Report Writing
Which of the following is one of the reasons the Uniform Crime Reporting Program __________ in 1982? A. was renamed the Summary Data Reporting System B. discontinued collecting and tracking statistics C. was revised D. broke ties with the FBI I am torn between A & C.
Saturday, October 18, 2014 at 12:13pm

statistics
Scores on a national writing exam are approximately normally distributed, with a mean of 490 and a standard deviation of 20. Consider random samples of size 25 from the population of test takers. describe the sampling distribution of a sample mean. shape mean= standard ...
Friday, October 17, 2014 at 5:11am

Creative Writing
What are some effective ways you can become better writer?
Thursday, October 16, 2014 at 8:59pm

General Math I
Hi Ms. Sue this is Shayna here. I am writing you this time, because I am very confused in a question of a test I just took this was the question Susan wants to buy a paddle boat for $840. She will pay 20% down and pay the rest in six monthly installments. What will be the ...
Thursday, October 16, 2014 at 4:21pm

Language Arts
Why does the author of"Making Tracks on Matt's"sometimes use the pronouns we and us when he is writing about the rovers? A. He and the rovers are on the same spacecraft. B. There are hundreds of people involved in the mission. C. He and his team identify strongly...
Wednesday, October 15, 2014 at 7:48pm

English Writing
Can you help me write a persuasive paragraph? The topic is about 'Disposal Food'
Wednesday, October 15, 2014 at 9:38am

Language Arts
Which of the following should you do during your third read of the multi-draft reading process? a.identify the author's tone and viewpoint b.evaluate how the selection compares to another c. examine the type of organization used in the selection d. determine the author'...
Tuesday, October 14, 2014 at 9:20pm

L.A. HELP
Which of the following should you do during your third read of the multi-draft reading process? a.identify the author's tone and viewpoint b.evaluate how the selection compares to another c. examine the type of organization used in the selection d. determine the author'...
Tuesday, October 14, 2014 at 9:05pm

Language Arts
Which of the following should you do during your third read of the multi-draft reading process? A. Identify the authors tone and viewpoint. B. Evaluate how the selection compares to another. C. Examine the type of organization used in the selection. D. Determine the author'...
Tuesday, October 14, 2014 at 8:39pm

Math
If the product of 4 consecutive integers is equal to one of the integers, what is the largest possible value of one of the integers? The answer is 3, but I do not understand how it is 3. I tried writing out 4 consecutive #'s such as 1,2,3,4 or 0,1,2,3. 0 x 1 x 2 x 3 = 0
Monday, October 13, 2014 at 12:28am

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
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

writing
how do i write a direct address poem? ugh i dont know to when start :(
Wednesday, October 8, 2014 at 9:08pm

math
write a real world problem that you can solve by writing an equation.the answer to the problem must be 6.
Wednesday, October 8, 2014 at 5:15pm

World History Answer Check (Ms. Sue)
1. Why did employers feel the need to discipline factory workers? A: Employers felt the need to discipline factory workers because they wanted to ensure that all workers were performing at their maximum output. 2. Why was the railroad important to the industrialization of the ...
Tuesday, October 7, 2014 at 8:23pm

math
writing to explain write a story problem using ten $100 bills,nine$10 bills,and twenty $1 bills.
Tuesday, October 7, 2014 at 5:42pm

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

Wolrd History (Ms. Sue)
This is the final post I will post about this. However, what do you think of this as a whole? Does my writing require any improvements? Does it flow smoothly? Do you agree with my statements? I may seem a little paranoid about this, but I'm not very skilled at writing ...
Monday, October 6, 2014 at 5:05pm

Chem---DrBob222
How would you carry out the conversations below? give two possible reactions you could use in each case, writing an equation for each reaction. a) 3,3-dimethylbut-1-ol to 3,3-dimethybutylchloride. b) cyclohexanol to cyclohexyl chloride. I think I've got this one and need ...
Friday, October 3, 2014 at 11:12pm

Marketing
I am writing a report for marketing and have to create a fictional business. My first business was a clothing store. I need an idea for another business. I was thinking maybe a candy store, or a water ice store. Are they considered retail ? Do you think those would be easy to ...
Friday, October 3, 2014 at 8:14pm

writing,essay
I have to wirte an essay ,about 300 words on ''A people without the knowledge of their past history, origin and culture is like a tree without roots'' Marcus Gravey I have really no diea where to start, thank you for the help
Thursday, October 2, 2014 at 12:26pm

Algebra ll
X^2 - 25/2 AND 37/K^2-K-30 I really need help with these two problems.? •Explain in your own words what the meaning of domain is. Also, explain why a denominator cannot be zero. •Find the domain for each of your two rational expressions. •Write the domain of ...
Thursday, October 2, 2014 at 11:25am

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

E.L.A. PLEASE CHECK!
Which choice best describes the underlined word or words in each sentence? The ancient Sumerians, Egyptians, and Chinese each developed a unique system of writing. Underlined is: Sumerians Egyptians Chinese A- simple subject B- compound subject C- complete subject D- none of ...
Wednesday, October 1, 2014 at 5:24pm

Writing
What is discourse convention? Please give some examples.
Wednesday, October 1, 2014 at 2:18pm

writing/ macolm
What new life did Malcolm pursue i n Roxbury, Massachusetts? What changes were visible in Malcolm’s clothing? What were the most negative consequences f or Malcolm in choosing that lifestyle? During his incarceration, what did Malcolm do?
Sunday, September 28, 2014 at 11:30pm

English
I'm sorry but after asking for help and looking up several websites on how to write a really good thesis statement, I don't think I can make one. So I am asking can you please help me by writing it. I tried but I came up with three terrible ones. In “When ...
Sunday, September 28, 2014 at 4:55pm

Reading/language arts
Write a sentence for the given topic, using a form of one of the following linking verbs in each sentence: smell, sound, feel, taste, grow. Use at least one predicate noun or predicate adjective in each sentence. 1) (dificulty or ease of writing) can you please help me by ...
Saturday, September 27, 2014 at 2:19pm

math
Think of a 135 digit number formed by writing the first 72 natural number side by side in a string.(i.e.) 1 2 3………70 71 72. Find the remainder when it is divided by 12. a. 2 b. 9 c. 0 d. 5
Friday, September 26, 2014 at 11:15am

English
Though it is a history essay, my question has to do with writing and essay. The following is what I submitted for an essay and was told it was good but it lacked an introduction and thesis. My first paragraph is what I thought was a sufficient introduction and thesis. Could ...
Thursday, September 25, 2014 at 12:53pm

G.G.Hr.sec.school
a person starts writing all 4 digit numbers .how many times had he written the digit 2
Thursday, September 25, 2014 at 2:49am

English
I'm writing an essay about stating my position on whether everyday people can be considered heroes. Can someone give me some ideas of what each paragraph should be about? Like how should I make it flow? Please help
Wednesday, September 24, 2014 at 5:23pm

Urgent english help
I'm writing an English persuasive essay and I'm wanting to put a quote from a person as the thesis. How would I quote it? Do I quote it then put the name of person in parentheses? Please help me thanks!
Wednesday, September 24, 2014 at 5:14pm

Diversity & world culture
I have to do an ethnographic study and its my first time. I have to do a naturalistic observation and evaluation paper. can you tell me how that is written or what it consist of? does it consist of title,intro,body,conclusion, and bibliography? Where does my observation notes ...
Wednesday, September 24, 2014 at 4:37pm

Math
Show that the set [(3,-2,4),(1,2,-1), (-6,4,-8) is linearly dependent by writing a non-trivial liner combination of the vectors that equals the zero vector. After some calculations I got t1=2, t2=0 and t3=1, but its my understanding that if a set is dependent, none of the t&#...
Tuesday, September 23, 2014 at 2:59pm

Linear Algebra
Show that the set [(3,-2,4),(1,2,-1), (-6,4,-8) is linearly dependent by writing a non-trivial liner combination of the vectors that equals the zero vector. After some calculations I got t1=2, t2=0 and t3=1, but its my understanding that if a set is dependent, none of the t&#...
Tuesday, September 23, 2014 at 2:36pm

Grammar
1. Choose the answer that identifies the form of the verb in the sentence. Cindy is painting her room purple. present present participle past past participle Question 2. Choose the answer that identifies the tense of the verb in the sentence. Has the rain stopped yet? past ...
Tuesday, September 23, 2014 at 1:29pm

english
what really is a paragraph writing I don't understand plz help thank you
Monday, September 22, 2014 at 7:42pm

CHECK PLEASE
The ones with ** ** around the answer choices is what I picked 1.Find the best word to complete the sentence. Because of the camera's precision, linesmen at national tennis competitions are now ___ from error in determining if a ball lands in or out of the court. A.**...
Monday, September 22, 2014 at 5:25pm

Math
Sorry again but I am terrible at math and I need help help writing this prob into an equation: 50 pounds of potato salad cost $39.50 and 50 pounds of bean salad cost $23.50. What was the difference in costs of the salads?
Sunday, September 21, 2014 at 3:13pm

math
I need help writing an equation for this problem: for the school barbeque, room 107 bought 50 pounds of hot dogs for $69.50. How much did the hot dogs cost per pound?
Sunday, September 21, 2014 at 3:05pm

History
Why were eastern American Indians more adaptable to the “civilizing” influence of Christian missions while Plains Indians were less adaptable? A. Eastern American Indian belief systems resembled Christianity much more than Plains Indian belief systems, which tended ...
Friday, September 19, 2014 at 7:29pm

History
One important outcome of Edwin James’ expedition reports is that __________. A.illustrations of bison encouraged Americans to hunt them to near extinction B.accounts of rich, fertile soil encouraged Americans to settle the land C.descriptions of inhospitable land ...
Friday, September 19, 2014 at 2:39pm

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