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July 24, 2016

Homework Help: English: Writing

Recent Homework Questions About Writing

English
I'm writing a creative writing piece for class and have trouble coming up with a coherent plot. Basically I'm stuck with a question. Why would two normal teenagers (boy and girl) suddenly have to run for their lives? Any advice is much appreciated I just need help ...
Friday, July 22, 2016 by Kadley

Chemistry
For each of the following combinations of solutions, determine the mass of barium sulfate, BaSO4, that should precipitate...? For each of the following combinations of solutions, determine the mass of barium sulfate, BaSO4, that should precipitate. (Begin by writing a chemical...
Monday, July 18, 2016 by Juliet

ENGLISH
A creative writing teacher tells students to publish their writing projects in a nonprint format. Which of the following techniques would not meet the teacher’s requirements?
Wednesday, July 13, 2016 by JAMES

Algebra
Sara can write a paper in 5 hours and Jasmin takes 7 hours. How long will it take the two of them writing together?
Tuesday, July 12, 2016 by Ashley

English
I'm writing a persuasive paragraph on how the english language has gotten worse over the years using evidence from George Orwell's essay and current events. In my topic sentence do I state what I'm going to prove or only state the main idea?
Tuesday, July 12, 2016 by rach16

algebra 2
x2 + 2x – 10/ 3x – 15 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 each rational expression in set notation (as demonstrated in ...
Monday, July 11, 2016 by peaches

algebra 2
16t^2 – 1/64 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 each rational expression in set notation (as demonstrated in the example). ...
Monday, July 11, 2016 by peaches

MATH
Rewrite equation w=exp(2y+8z-3x) as the product of three terms. note that writing exp(a) is the same as writing e^a
Monday, July 11, 2016 by DANIELLE

English
In academic writing, introductions must include a thesis statement. 1.True 2.False I think it true, please recheck my work
Saturday, July 9, 2016 by Julie

English
Which of the following is unimportant for an introduction in formal or academic writing? 1.Entertaining the audience 2.Establishing the key point the piece of writing will make. 3.Discussing your opinion on the topic for at least three sentences. 4.Providing all of the ...
Saturday, July 9, 2016 by Julie

conclusions - check answer
Which of the following is a true statement about writing introductions of rough drafts? A. Do not worry about the central point of your essay; it will happen later on as you revise your paper. (MY ANSWER) B. Pay close attention to the correct spelling of your words. C. Make ...
Tuesday, July 5, 2016 by Rebecca

writing skills
Sentence 12: In short, the best predictor of a happy marriage may simply be this: that the man and woman are able to communicate openly and productively before the marriage even takes place. What correction should be made to this sentence? 1. remove the comma after short 2. ...
Sunday, July 3, 2016 by ASIA

writing skills
Sentence 9: Moreover,how couples discuss their problems was equally important. what correction should be made to this sentence? 1. remove the comma after moreover 2. change discuss to discussed 3. replace their with there 4. change was to were 5. change was to is 5 ?
Sunday, July 3, 2016 by ASIA

writing skills
Sentence 8:In fact,most researchers beleive that the ability to discuss problems may be the single most important ingredient in a happy marriage. What correction should be made to this sentence? 1. remove the comma after fact 2. change the spelling of beleive to believe 3. ...
Sunday, July 3, 2016 by ASIA

writing skills
Sentence 7: Sexual compatibility, for one thing,doesn't seem to be as important as earlier researchers thought; the ability to discuss problems, on the other hand, is. If you rewrote sentence 7 beginning with For one thing, despite what earlier...
Sunday, July 3, 2016 by ASIA

writing skills
Sentence 5: In particular,couples planning to marry may lower the chance of divorse by comparing their relationship to thoses of happily married couples. What correction should be made to this sentence? 1. remove the comma after particular 2. change planning to plan 3. change ...
Sunday, July 3, 2016 by ASIA

writing skills
Sentence 3: One of the approaches taken by these psychologists has been -------- to investigate the foundations for a happy marriage Which of the following is the best way to write the underlined portion of this sentence? If you think the original is the best way,choose option...
Sunday, July 3, 2016 by ASIA

writing skills
"Whether you marry or not" goes an old saying,"your sure to regret it." (2)Today,however, psychologists are trying to reduce the regret spouses may feel about their marital situations.(3)One of the approaches taken by these psychologists has been to ...
Sunday, July 3, 2016 by ASIA

writing skills
Sentence 9: Opponents of no-fault disapprove of limiting a person's right to sue and collect damages. which of the following is the best way to write the underlined portion of this sentence?If you think the original is the best way, choose option 1 1. disapprove of ...
Saturday, July 2, 2016 by ASIA

writing skills
Sentence 8: Supporters claim that under the no-fault plan fewer disputes and delays occur. If you rewrote sentence 8 beginning with Under the no fault the next words should be 1. plan that supporters claim fewer 2. plan, when supporters are claiming fewer 3. plan,supporters ...
Saturday, July 2, 2016 by ASIA

writing skills
Sentence 7: Unless the injured driver is very seriously hurt, it isn't necessary to prove which driver was at fault. If you rewrote sentence 7 beginning with: It is necessary to prove which driver was at fault ..... the next words should be 1. only if the injured 2. unless...
Saturday, July 2, 2016 by ASIA

writing skills
Sentence 6: In this case,the injured driver received payment from his own insurance company. Which of the following is the best way to write the underlined portion of this sentence? If you think the original is the best way,choose option 1 1.driver received 2.driver,received 3...
Saturday, July 2, 2016 by ASIA

writing skills
Sentence 5: Consider an example in which both drivers are insured under the no-fault plan. what correction should be made to this sentence ? 1. insert a comma after example 2. change drivers to driver 3. change are to is 4. change insured to insuring 5. no correction is ...
Saturday, July 2, 2016 by ASIA

writing skills
Sentence 2:Lets say that two drivers are involved in an auto accident, and one is injured. What correction should be made to this sentence? 1. change lets to let's 2. insert a comma after say 3. remove the comma after accident 4. remove the comma after insurance 5. no ...
Saturday, July 2, 2016 by ASIA

writing skills
(1)A number of States have adopted no-fault auto insurance,but what is it exactly?(2)Lets say that two drivers are involved in an auto accident,and one is injured.(3)The injured driver must prove that the other driver was at fault, or liable, at least under the rules of ...
Saturday, July 2, 2016 by ASIA

writing skills
Sentence 12: This first English dictionary, published in two volumes, contain 43,500 words. ------- Which of the following is the best way to write the underlined portion of this sentence?If you think the original is the best way,choose option 1 1. contain 2. is containing 3. ...
Saturday, July 2, 2016 by ASIA

writing skills
(1)Using a dictionary can occasionally be an exercise in frustration.(2)When, for example, you can't spell a word. (3)How do you look up the correct spelling?(4)It is just as exasperating when you discover the definition of "evocation"is"the act or fact of ...
Saturday, July 2, 2016 by ASIA

writing skills
Sentences 10 and 11:When you are interviewed, be relaxed and friendly. Write a thank-you note to the potential employer when the interview is over. The most effective combination of sentences 10 and 11 would include which of the following groups of words? 1. friendly;but write...
Saturday, July 2, 2016 by ASIA

writing skills
Sentence 9:When you are certain that your qualifications and the job requirements match compile a proper resume and write a cover letter that is brief and grammatically correct. What correction should be made to this sentence? 1. insert a comma after qualifications 2. change ...
Saturday, July 2, 2016 by ASIA

writing skills
You think using a dictionary is hard, _____________________________________ imagine ________ how difficult it was to compile the first dictionary of English. Which of the following is the best way to write the underlined portion of this sentence? If you think the original is ...
Tuesday, June 28, 2016 by piper

writing skills
Do your homework before applying for any job. If you rewrote sentence 5 beginning with Be sure that you the next words should be 1 got done your homework 2 got your homework done 3 had done your homework 4 did your homework 5 have done your homework answer 5
Tuesday, June 28, 2016 by piper

writing skills
When you are told time after time that there are no jobs. And it is time _____________ for some creative thinking and acting. Which of the following is the best way to write the underlined portion of these sentences? If you think the original is the best way, choose option (1...
Tuesday, June 28, 2016 by piper

WRITING SKILLS
When you are in school, almost any subject seems a potential area for a good job. What correction should be made to this sentence? 1 replace your are with one is 2 remove the comma after school 3 change Subject to subject 4 insert a comma after area 5 no correction is necessary
Tuesday, June 28, 2016 by PIPER

chemistry
This statement is writing in my textbook can someone please explain to me what it mean: Determining the position of electrons, eliminates their wave properties.
Sunday, June 26, 2016 by lo

English
Is this paragraph’s main idea stated or implied? The greatest gift the Sumerians gave the world was the invention of writing. The Sumerians were a wealthy people. They needed some way to keep track of what they owned. They began drawing pictures. They used a reed as a pen...
Friday, June 24, 2016 by Rebecca

English
The question for my essay was to agree or disagree with: Some critics argue that you can only fully understand a piece of literature if you understand the historical events that were on going when it was being written. Others argue that each piece of literature is independent ...
Wednesday, June 22, 2016 by Justine

science
what could be a good title for : if u r making a booklet were u have to make a spaceship.and writing about how to prevent heat loss in your spaceship
Wednesday, June 22, 2016 by alia

English Check answers
2) Your online chat name should never contain your full name. True or False ~ (My answer is TRUE) 3) It is safe to tell your online acquaintance (someone you have NEVER met) your a. full name b. address c. phone number d. favorite music ~ (My answer) 4) Using the ideas of ...
Tuesday, June 21, 2016 by Nikki

Algorithms
Can I have help on how to do this? A programmer is writing a total ticket price calculator for a theme park. The park offers the price of £13 per adults and £8 per child. There is a bulk purchase discount of 10% off the total price if there are more than 5 people. ...
Saturday, June 18, 2016 by Hollie

Computer Science
I haven't done this before and I need some help starting this: A programmer is writing a total ticket price calculator for a theme park. The park offers the price of £13 per adults and £8 per child. There is a bulk purchase discount of 10% off the total price ...
Saturday, June 18, 2016 by Hollie

English
I was assigned to write an essay,after writing it ,I started to question my writing, and I just cannot decide on whether I should use passive or active voice for this kind of formal writing. ..yes,I have researched, but can't establish which one is more adequate.
Friday, June 17, 2016 by Lauren

english IIB
Ron, Andrea, and Tarique are a group of students who evaluated another student’s story. Each of them read the story and wrote comments. What are the students doing? conducting a peer review completing a rubric evaluation filling in a plus-and-minus chart rating a writing...
Thursday, June 16, 2016 by demetrius

Chemistery
Writing the net ionic equation for sodium fluoride+hydrochloride, magnesium iodide + lead (II) acetate sliver (I) acetate + potassium iodide nickel (II) sulfate + barium chloride barium acetate + ammonium sulfate barium hydroxide +aluminum bromide zinc iodide + potassium ...
Friday, June 10, 2016 by Anonymous

Chemistry
Writing the net ionic equation for sodium fluoride+hydrochloride, magnesium iodide + lead (II) acetate sliver (I) acetate + potassium iodide nickel (II) sulfate + barium chloride barium acetate + ammonium sulfate barium hydroxide +aluminum bromide zinc iodide + potassium ...
Friday, June 10, 2016 by Lesley

Chemistry
What is the mobile phase in this experiment? A) 10% 6M NaOH and 90% acetone B) 10% 6M HCl and 90% acetone C) 10% 5M KCl and 90% methanol D) 10% 5M KCl and 90% acetone Gel electrophoresis is an example of which type of chromatography? A) Column chromatography B) Gas ...
Friday, June 3, 2016 by Jon Riley

math
if 30 sixth graders own birds how many sixth graders were surveyed theirs a pie graph with 5% reptiles 5% birds 10% fish 35% cats and 45% dogs (it`s a writing response) HELP PLEASE
Friday, June 3, 2016 by Larry vandermark

English
1. He was taking down what she said. 2. He was noting down what she said. 3. He was writing down what she said. ------------------------ Are they all grammatical? Can we use some other expressions?
Tuesday, May 31, 2016 by rfvv

Writing
I'm trying to write a compare and contrast essay about animal cells and plant cells. I need differences and similarities between them. Could anyone please help me? Oh, and it would be nice if you started me off with a few sentences so I would continue it.
Thursday, May 26, 2016 by Val

Writing to a senator
Can I get some ideas about what to write to a senator close to me. Just ideas. Thanks. ^^
Saturday, May 21, 2016 by Mamlo

Business Communication
you are writing an appeal letter to solicit funds for your non profit organization. in this message you praise the audience for its past donations,emphasize how its contributions are needed now more than ever, and how these contributions benefit the people your organization ...
Friday, May 20, 2016 by Tishabucky

Language Arts
Can someone check my answers? Quick please, I need this done soon. (* are the ones I chose) 14. What is the prepositional phrase in this sentence? Late last night there was a loud knock at the door A. Late last night B. There was C. A loud knock D. At the door * 15. What is ...
Thursday, May 19, 2016 by guacamole

Language arts
A Surprising Point of View: A Television Play in Two Acts Characters: (in order of appearance) 1. JASON: a boy of about 14. He is a student in Ms. Smith’s English class. He regularly misbehaves in order to get attention, and he doesn’t apply himself to his schoolwork...
Wednesday, May 18, 2016 by Polar

Spanish
What are schools and organizations in silicon valley doing to foster growth for hispanic and latino students? a. Offering math programs in the summer b. Offering english classes year round C.offering tutoring classes in science during the weekends d. offering writing classes ...
Wednesday, May 18, 2016 by Girltt

L.A.
You're a Good Man, Charlie Brown and "Happiness Is a Charming Charlie Brown at Orlando Rep" have very different purposes. In a paragraph, discuss how the purpose of each selection is revealed and why the purpose of each fits the genre, or kind of writing. Use ...
Tuesday, May 17, 2016 by lilly

ELA
What are few questions and stuff that people or anyone would want to know about electrical engineering.... I need help writing 3 paragraphs based on that.
Monday, May 16, 2016 by Sarah

Language Arts
A Surprising Point of View: A Television Play in Two Acts Characters: (in order of appearance) 1. JASON: a boy of about 14. He is a student in Ms. Smith’s English class. He regularly misbehaves in order to get attention, and he doesn’t apply himself to his schoolwork...
Sunday, May 15, 2016 by Scarlet

Spanish
Can someone who is good at Spanish (or fluent) please proofread these short stories I'm writing for my Spanish class? I am at a borderline grade right now, and if I can get a good grade on this assignment I can get pushed up to an "A". Thank you so much to ...
Thursday, May 12, 2016 by Fred

English synonym
I am writing an essay Do you guys know a word that is more powerful than encourages for example : the author encourages us to feel like.... but I want a word more powerful that is like the author is forcing us to feel that way
Monday, May 9, 2016 by AMELIA

English
“Talk” by Harold Courlander and George Herzog is an example of what writing style? A. personal narrative B. persuasive speech C. exposition D. folk tale D?
Sunday, May 8, 2016 by quick help needed

Geograph
I need help writing a paragraph of why the stamp act of 1765 was not fair to the colonist.
Thursday, May 5, 2016 by Sarah

Geography
I need help writing a four paragraph essay on why the stamp act was unfair.
Thursday, May 5, 2016 by Bella

Language Arts
You're a Good Man, Charlie Brown and "Happiness Is a Charming Charlie Brown at Orlando Rep" have very different purposes. In a paragraph, discuss how the purpose of each selection is revealed and why the purpose of each fits the genre, or kind of writing. Use ...
Thursday, May 5, 2016 by Anonymous

english
Reciting includes a: verbalizing information b: saying main ideas aloud c: writing main ideas d" all of the above e" either b or c but not both I chose all of the above is this correct?
Wednesday, May 4, 2016 by jennifer

enlish part 1
A Lincoln Preface is an example of what kind of writing?
Wednesday, May 4, 2016 by allie

english
Which of the following describes stage directions? a central message about life explanations about how the actors sound and behave the meaning behind events and characters’ actions writing that is vague and uncertain
Wednesday, May 4, 2016 by Tamya Beard

Writing-research
How do I write a research topic? What does by "it has to be specific? Thanks
Wednesday, May 4, 2016 by Suhna

English
What makes Anne Frank a complex person? I am writing an essay about Anne Frank and that is a question I had in mind.
Tuesday, May 3, 2016 by Twenty One Pilots fan

Language arts, please help!
A Surprising Point of View: A Television Play in Two Acts Characters: (in order of appearance) 1. JASON: a boy of about 14. He is a student in Ms. Smith’s English class. He regularly misbehaves in order to get attention, and he doesn’t apply himself to his schoolwork...
Tuesday, May 3, 2016 by Chloe

Language arts, huge favor
A Surprising Point of View: A Television Play in Two Acts Characters: (in order of appearance) 1. JASON: a boy of about 14. He is a student in Ms. Smith’s English class. He regularly misbehaves in order to get attention, and he doesn’t apply himself to his schoolwork...
Tuesday, May 3, 2016 by Chloe

Calculus 3
I need help writing the series 4 + 1/5 + .3 + 1/(3 + sqrt 2) + 1/(9+ sqrt 3) + 1/(27 + sqrt 4) + 1/(81 + sqrt 5 .... I have played with using irrational numbers, natural log and a vast variety of exponential arrangements. Any help to get me going in the right direction would ...
Tuesday, May 3, 2016 by Sheila

History
9.)How did Henry David Thoreau inspire later American reformers? A. By introducing civil disobedience B. By introducing a new genre of writing C. By convincing the people to believe in God D. By introducing the benefits of solitary living A. By introducing civil disobedience ?
Monday, May 2, 2016 by #FreeGucci

History
8.)How did Henry David Thoreau inspire later American reformers? A.)By introducing civil disobedience*** B.)By introducing a new genre of writing C.)By convincing the people to believe in God D.)By introducing the benefits of solitary living A?
Monday, May 2, 2016 by #FreeGucci

History
8.)How did henry David Thoreau inspire later A.)By introducing civil disobedience*** B.)By introducing a new genre of writing C.)By convincing the people to believe in God D.)By introducing the benefits of solitary living A?
Monday, May 2, 2016 by #FreeGucci

English
Based on reading “Desiderata” and knowing that this word means “the items you needed for an archive to make it useful,” what can you conclude was the author’s purpose in writing this story? A. to inform B. to justify C. to recommend D. to persuade C? C?
Monday, May 2, 2016 by quick help needed

English
Literary Analysis: Author’s Voice Read the selection. Then, answer the questions that follow. I’ve come to terms with my dreaminess, my absent-mindedness—well, okay, my ditziness! Why do I characterize myself this way? A few examples might make this description ...
Monday, May 2, 2016 by quick help needed

History
Pattern your letter like the Declaration of Independence, but be sure to write everything in your own words. In this way, you will show you understand the meaning of the declaration. In your letter, be sure to include the following: reasons for writing beliefs about government...
Friday, April 29, 2016 by Anonymous

Creative writing
i want to write a poem in the exam but don't have any idea about that. pls post a poem 10 to 14 lines long and a one with hard word meanings.
Tuesday, April 26, 2016 by Ritobroto

English
Which of the following is unimportant for an introduction in formal or academic writing? 1.Entertaining the audience. 2.Establishing the key point the piece of writing will make 3.Discussing your opinion on the topic for at least three sentences. 4.Providing all of the ...
Monday, April 25, 2016 by Randy

writing
parallelism.
Monday, April 25, 2016 by Anonymous

writing
Choose the sentence that correctly uses parallelism. A. The world will little note, nor long remember what we say here, but it can never forget what they did here. B. Phillip and his friends found the concert offensive, and they also thought it was embarrassing. C. It was both...
Monday, April 25, 2016 by Anonymous

reading
As you're revising an essay, you write down several sentences to describe your intended readers. Why should you do this? A. To see if your essay is directed toward its intended audience B. To ensure that you're instructing your audience adequately C. To make sure you&#...
Monday, April 25, 2016 by Anonymous

Writing Sentences and Paragraphs
As an individual with experience performing office clerical duties and educated as a Library Technician, I am excited to apply for the position of Data Entry Clerk as advertised on the DC Comics website. I consider that my experience and skills match ver well with your ...
Monday, April 25, 2016 by Ray

Help please
How did Henry David Thoreau inspire later American reformers? A) by introducing civil disobedience B) by introducing a new genre of writing C) by convincing the people to believe in God D) by introducing the benefits of solitary living Which answer best describes how women ...
Monday, April 25, 2016 by Anonymous

Math: Statistics
I am trying to report significant data but I'm not sure how to write it out professionally. I did two nominal variables in a chi square test on SPSS. The significance I found is .061 across from "Likelihood Ratio" and under "Asymp sig. 2 Sided". Does ...
Friday, April 22, 2016 by Shannon

Music
Can anyone help me with this question? Franz Schubert quoted the Ländler in his Piano Trio No. 1 in B-flat Major, op. 99, D. 898 by a) writing tumbling, non-metrical rhythms b)changing the meter c) writing alternating 3/4 measures of either notes and quarter notes d)...
Wednesday, April 20, 2016 by rebekah

Math
Emma is using the Fermi process to estimate the number of standard sheets of U.S. writing paper that would need to be stacked on top of one another to reach the top of Mt. Mckinley. Emma knows that a standard sheet of writing paper is approximately 0.004 in. thick and Mt. ...
Wednesday, April 20, 2016 by Asia

Polar, Cylindrical, and Spherical Coordinates
Let C be a circle that passes through the origin. Show that we can find real numbers s and t such that C is the graph of r = 2s*cos(theta + t) I think that I could start by writing it like R^2=(x-h)^2+(y-k)^2 where R is the radius of the circle, but I don't what to do with...
Tuesday, April 19, 2016 by Katie

english
What is a persuasive writing
Tuesday, April 19, 2016 by Anonymous

Precalculus
Let C be a circle that passes through the origin. Show that we can find real numbers s and t such that C is the graph of r = 2s*cos(theta + t) I think that I could start by writing it like R^2=(x-h)^2+(y-k)^2 where R is the radius of the circle, but I don't what to do with...
Monday, April 18, 2016 by Katie

Language
What does denotation mean? The sound of a word when you read it The tone of a word in writing The dictionary meaning of a word The set of ideas associated with a word •• Correct me
Monday, April 18, 2016 by Hey

English (Please check Ms. Sue)
Please check this. Thanks! Imagine you are writing are research paper on Margaret Atwood's feminist ideas. Which of the following sources would you consider a secondary source? a. an interview with the author b. Margaret Atwood's The Penelopiad c. an essay about ...
Monday, April 18, 2016 by SpitFireRedHead

English
Writing a haiku about a cellphone
Friday, April 15, 2016 by Rose

Writing
What's the best way to say that someone resigned from council because the timing conflicted a full-time job?
Friday, April 15, 2016 by Tessa

English composition 1
Read “Letter from Birmingham Jail” by Martin Luther King, Jr. 2. Write the introduction for an essay that critically analyzes “Letter from Birmingham Jail” for the presence of persuasive techniques. 3. Label the major parts of your introduction: a. Hook b. ...
Friday, April 15, 2016 by Sam

Writing/ Science
I need help formulating topics for an essay. Topic: Why is it important to learn about local energy programs. How will one benefit from it. Thank you
Thursday, April 14, 2016 by Engineer

L.A.
Which sentence contains a participial phrase? A.She wanted to spend time writing. B.Her job is giving the attic dwellers their food. C.Quickly snatching up the coat, she ran to her room.***** D.To get along well requires cooperation. I think the answer is C
Thursday, April 14, 2016 by Anonymous

Writing
I need an amazing title that rhymes and includes the name Garza.... Same Thing with the name Coffee #i want these name to stand out as a title
Monday, April 11, 2016 by Sara

History
When was cursive writing used in newspapers? Was it the 1800s?
Sunday, April 10, 2016 by Poya

Sociology
Im writing a paper on the similarities and differences of race and ethnicity. I have no problem finding similarities on the two, but finding differences are challenging. The only difference I know of is that they are both socially constructed. Can someoneone give me a few more...
Sunday, April 10, 2016 by Jen

English Language and Composition
1. Which of the following writers were never published in a periodical? a. Mark Twain b. Jonathan Swift c. Henry David Thoreau d. George Orwell e. None of the above 2. Which of the following qualities must a piece of writing have to be considered an essay? a. it must present ...
Saturday, April 9, 2016 by 1234White5678

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