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October 1, 2014

Homework Help: English: Writing

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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

chemistry
Does Alka-Seltzer dissolve faster in hot or cold water? background: give information about why this lab is important, what key principles are involved and explain them. i need 2 paragrpahs so i was thinking on writing a bit on what alka seltzer is but idk what else to put
Friday, September 19, 2014 at 9:22am

writing
Bing (common search engine) iSEEK Education (academic search engine) MetaLib metasearch engine) ( What types of information did each search provide? Discuss what features you like and dislike about each of the search engines.
Thursday, September 18, 2014 at 6:58pm

writing
Actions for Use of narrativesBrainstorm uses for writing narratives at school, in your daily life, and on the job. You can choose your own career field or someone else's career field. Please include very specific information as to what you might include in these types of ...
Wednesday, September 17, 2014 at 11:15am

writing
Write a one-paragraph narrative about yourself in the first person point of view. Revise your narrative using the third person point of view.
Wednesday, September 17, 2014 at 11:14am

Poetry Check Please?
In my writing group, we all received something to write a poem about, and a paragraph or so on why we did how we did. I received Depression/Suicidal Thoughts. Suicide Love Letter This is a love letter To my blade Thank you honey For showin me im sane This is my love letter To ...
Tuesday, September 16, 2014 at 6:06pm

French
In an informal letter, is writing just Bonjour! or Salut! without a name acceptable?
Monday, September 15, 2014 at 9:24pm

Curriculum
Oral language development between the ages of 3 and 6 includes all of the following except End of exam A. learning to use language expressively with others. B. developing phonological awareness. C. building a strong receptive vocabulary. D. writing argumentative essays. my ...
Saturday, September 13, 2014 at 7:34pm

computer science
The problem is to calculate the usable area in square feet of a house. Assume that the house has a maximum of four rooms, and that each room is rectangular. I need help writing a program description,analysis,test,and with pseuocode with it.
Friday, September 12, 2014 at 1:21pm

exam three americangov section 3
What is the meaning of the cartoon? 5.0/5.0 A. Street mimes deserve their constitutional rights. B. The powers of Congress are limited. C. The powers of Congress are unlimited. D. Many federal laws tend to be unfair. Question 2 of 20 5.0/ 5.0 Points What is the theoretical ...
Friday, September 12, 2014 at 9:38am

math
writing to explain explain how to subtract 7.6 from 20.39
Thursday, September 11, 2014 at 9:33pm

writing
How do you write out a PEEL assessment?? (Point, Evidence, Evaluation, Language)
Thursday, September 11, 2014 at 10:56am

Theology 10 (HELP!!!!)
At what times in your life have you found it easy to trust in God? What helped you? At what times in your life have you found it difficult to trust in God? What things hindered you. I'm NOT asking you to answer these questions for me but I'm having trouble writing this...
Wednesday, September 10, 2014 at 8:27pm

math
writing to explain explain why it is important to line up decimal numbers by their place value when you add or subtract them.
Wednesday, September 10, 2014 at 6:11pm

English
Is written language more correct than spoken language? I kind of think it is because writing can be corrected more sufficiently than oral. But I'm not sure
Tuesday, September 9, 2014 at 11:55pm

economics
Hello, I am currently busy writing an essay and run against a wall: If government decreases the corporate tax rate, what would be the short-run and long-run effect on the aggregate supply, aggregate demand and Long-run aggregate supply in terms of shifts. (AS-AD Model) Would ...
Tuesday, September 9, 2014 at 9:21am

BUS
Please Help! 3. According to the text, today’s public relations firms offer all the following services EXCEPT: executive speech training. research and evaluation. advertising placement. events management. Question 4. 4. All of the following are examples of the public ...
Monday, September 8, 2014 at 8:05am

English
I'm writing a fable but I'm stuck for ideas. I like the morals don't judge a book by its cover and man is what he believes. I cant think of anything else but the story has to have animals as the characters. I can't get help from my teacher as we got this ...
Friday, September 5, 2014 at 12:22pm

statistics
let E,F and G be three events. state expressions fo rthe events. a. only F occurs b. exactly two of the events occur. c. at leasat one of the events occur. d. E and G occur but F does not. how do I go about writing these. do I use like union and intersection?
Friday, September 5, 2014 at 7:55am

writing
i have to write a compare and contrast essay but i don't know what mt topic should be and ideas
Thursday, September 4, 2014 at 3:19pm

writing
how much is a 3/4 page is it a page and a half? 1/4 is what half a page?
Wednesday, September 3, 2014 at 4:05pm

business communication
caroline knows that, while her oral presentation skills are stellar, her writing style could use a bit of work. which of the following would be the best medium for caroline to communicate in effectively? a. Apodcast,b. A wiki,c. A blog, d. a text chat
Wednesday, September 3, 2014 at 12:00pm

statistics
24. Rosalie Friend (2001), and educational psychologist, compared three methods of teaching writing. Students were randomly assigned to three different experimental conditions involving different methods of writing a summary. At the end of the two days of instructions, ...
Tuesday, September 2, 2014 at 11:36pm

statistics
24. Rosalie Friend (2001), and educational psychologist, compared three methods of teaching writing. Students were randomly assigned to three different experimental conditions involving different methods of writing a summary. At the end of the two days of instructions, ...
Tuesday, September 2, 2014 at 11:29pm

WRITING AND COMMUNICATION
Another word for a verbal bromide is a A. conceit. B. cliché. C. seltzer. D. euphemism. PLEASE HELP ME I AM BETWEEN B and C
Tuesday, September 2, 2014 at 2:26pm

Writing Skills
1. What do we call an idea that will make the reader take notice and want to read on? A. Card B. Summary C. Hook D. Point of view Student Answer: B Answer: Incorrect Reference: 3. The most important difference between an outline and finished writing is the A. details. B. ...
Monday, September 1, 2014 at 4:48pm

Writing
Please give me a score of 1-6 (one being poor and six being excellent). Also, please give me some feedback! Thank you in advance! Essay prompt: What motivates people to change? Essay: Many people know that eating junk food is unhealthy. Yet, they keep eating it because it ...
Monday, September 1, 2014 at 1:13pm

Check this please?
I am writing about how different groups view the role of the government. I saw this online and wanted to use it to guide me through my essay, but wanted to check its accuracy because I thought Democrats weren't for higher taxes I thought Republicans were. Those in favor of...
Sunday, August 31, 2014 at 5:37pm

writing
What is the difference between objective vs subjective views in a book and how can I determine them? (essay for Ordinary People by Judith Guest)
Wednesday, August 27, 2014 at 8:04pm

Story Question
Judd's heart felt like it was shattering into a million tiny pieces as he kissed Laura goodbye on the last day of summer camp. The school year seemed to crawl by at a snail's pace. He spent that time writing letters to her every day and dreaming about her every night. ...
Monday, August 25, 2014 at 11:24pm

English
I'm writing an essay. Is this semi-colon used appropriately or should it be a new sentence? At the age of six, India seemed like a completely different world to me; they had a different way of life than anything I had ever been exposed to.
Monday, August 25, 2014 at 5:55pm

Earth Science
Please help me with the following question: 8. Observations can lead to hypotheses. Hypotheses can lead to new experimentation. Which best describes an observation and hypothesis that might lead to new experimentation? A. Dr. Sattler discovers a new plant that grows near ...
Sunday, August 24, 2014 at 4:21pm

computer science
Writing a c++ program that stores the following values in five different variables:28,32,37,24,and 33.We have been ask to get the average of the series of values given above. Here I what I got /// This program calculates the sum and average of a series of values #include<...
Sunday, August 24, 2014 at 3:01am

art
For this assignment, you will be required to complete a critical essay about 3 different works of art from the same period and style. Selected works of art must be chosen from the 1600s to the present (Baroque period through the Postmodern period). The goals of a critical ...
Saturday, August 23, 2014 at 11:01am

english
Letter to a Citizen of Kentucky, an excerpt Executive Mansion, Washington, April 4, 1864. A. G. Hodges, Esq., Frankfort, Ky. My Dear Sir: You ask me to put in writing the substance of what I verbally stated the other day, in your presence, to Governor Bramlette and Senator ...
Thursday, August 14, 2014 at 4:36am

English- Help Ms. Sue
Which of the following is less likely to be the purpose of descriptive writing> A. to call people to action B. to entertain readers with a funny story******* C. to recount the events of a historical date I think it is B....can you confirm?
Wednesday, August 13, 2014 at 11:36pm

english
in general on what stage of the writing process should you spend most of your time a. analyzing your audience b .writing your first draft c prewriting d.revising your material
Wednesday, August 13, 2014 at 12:45pm

English
3. Correct the following sentences for subject-verb agreement, tenses and fragments. i) My car it is very beautiful. ii) When he thought he could afford to pay his own school fees. iii) This students keep making noise. iv) When I was young, I use to love playing with dolls. v...
Tuesday, August 12, 2014 at 1:31pm

Economy Essay Outline/Structure Help
I'm writing a synthesis paper about why we should utilize middle-out economics (basically economics that focus on the middle class) I'm very new to the topic so I don't want to spread myself too thin or dive into something I don't know too much about. I'm ...
Sunday, August 10, 2014 at 2:46am

math
Q1.manufactures has a mean writing life of 40 pages with a SD of 2 pages. A purchasing agent selects a sample of 100 pens and them to test. The mean writing life for the same was 39 pages. Should the purchasing agent rejects the manufacturer’s claim?
Saturday, August 9, 2014 at 4:39am

writing (and other)
i need HELP!i cant answer the questions about hard topics.in all subjects!please help me.........
Saturday, August 9, 2014 at 1:07am

Eng1511
Correct the following sentences for subject-verb agreement, tenses and fragments. 1. Q -My car it is very beautiful. A -My car is very beautiful. 2. Q -When he thought he could afford to pay his own school fees. A -He thought he could afford to pay his own school fees. 3. Q -...
Friday, August 8, 2014 at 12:14pm

ENG1511
Correct the following sentenses for subject-verb agreement,tenses and fragments. 1.Going home now,how I wish I could get ther before it start to rain. 2.This students keep making noise. 3.Everyone have a right to live happily ever after. 4.My car it is very beautiful. 5.When ...
Friday, August 8, 2014 at 4:53am

Essay Topic (Synthesis)
Is the topic of Immigration Reform in the United States to controversial for my synthesis essay? I am writing a synthesis essay for my class, and it is a big portion of my grade. I have a lot of information about Immigration, but I'm afraid the topic will be too ...
Sunday, August 3, 2014 at 12:37am

12th grade English 4
#1. "Something new." "Never been guessed before." "A very fresh note." The critics agreed there was something different going on here. Many books about war, some quite realistic, had already been written. First-person narration was not unusual. ...
Friday, August 1, 2014 at 12:01pm

Writing
How might one write a proposal with a sample script for a movie or TV program?
Thursday, July 31, 2014 at 7:58pm

Writing
Please give me a score of 1-6 (one being poor and six being excellent). Also, please give me some feedback! Thank you in advance! Essay prompt: What motivates people to change? Essay: Many people know that eating junk food is unhealthy. Yet, they keep eating it because it ...
Tuesday, July 29, 2014 at 1:14pm

SAT WRITING
Please give me a score of 1-6 (one being poor and six being excellent). Also, please give me some feedback! Thank you in advance! Essay prompt: What motivates people to change? Essay: Many people know that eating junk food is unhealthy. Yet, they keep eating it because it ...
Tuesday, July 29, 2014 at 12:42am

SAT Writing
Please give me a score of 1-6 (one being poor and six being excellent). Also, please give me some feedback! Thank you in advance! Essay prompt: What motivates people to change? Essay: Many people know that eating junk food is unhealthy. Yet, they keep eating it because it ...
Monday, July 28, 2014 at 9:20pm

ENG1511 ENGLISH
Good Day, Please help Correct the following sentences for subject verb-agreement, tense or fragment. When he thought he could afford to pay his own school fees. Going home now, how I wish I could get there before it starts to rain. I am writing my homework after every class
Monday, July 21, 2014 at 11:40am

ENG1511 - english
Good Day, Please help Either subject verb-agreement, tense or fragment. When he thought he could afford to pay his own school fees. Going home now, how I wish I could get there before it starts to rain. I am writing my homework after every class.
Monday, July 21, 2014 at 5:05am

programming logic and design
I need help writing pseudocode for this problem: Design a retirement planning calculator for skulling financial services • Allow a user enter a number of working years remaining in the user career and the annual amount of money the user can save • Assume that the ...
Monday, July 21, 2014 at 4:22am

Principle of Marketing
Requirement 3: Television or Radio Advertisement (20 Points) For this requirement, each team will create a storyboard or script for a television or radio advertisement. An average radio or television ad is about 30 seconds, so have that in mind. You can either write a script, ...
Saturday, July 19, 2014 at 3:40pm

English Need help
how many other modes of writing should be used to develop your definition? A.As many as you need B.one C.two D.three
Thursday, July 17, 2014 at 11:57am

Resume Writing
Hello. I am creating a resume. Under one of my bullet points, I want to say that I write inspirational blogs. How would I say that in the resume way?
Monday, July 14, 2014 at 11:29pm

Grammar
I need help choosing between the correct words. 1. Mastery of English rules (lead, leads) to improvement in speaking and writing. **leads 2. Each of the runners (try, tries) to outdo the other. **tries 3. Nicole likes to play the piano, to march in the band, and (to sing, sing...
Saturday, July 12, 2014 at 4:03pm

English Essay REDONE
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&#...
Wednesday, July 9, 2014 at 6:47pm

English Essay Part 2
Background Your favorite cousin has moved to your town and is looking for a job. Her previous experiences are working as a cashier and sales clerk at two department stores. You know she plans to apply at similar stores in your town. But you also know she is a perfect match for...
Monday, July 7, 2014 at 9:28am

maths
Sachin and rahul attempted to slove a quadratic eqn. Sachin made a mistake in writing down the constant term and ended up it roots (4,3). Rahul made a mistake in writing down coefficient of x to get roots (3,2) the correct roots of the eqn are:
Saturday, July 5, 2014 at 10:34am

English Essay
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&#...
Saturday, July 5, 2014 at 3:41am

writing
PPT on misleading advertisements in Print & Electronic Media
Sunday, June 29, 2014 at 6:04am

essay proofreading and criticism
The agricultural revolution marked a decisive turnign point in human history. What evidence might you offer to support this claim and how might you argue against it? I fnished my essay. My questions are within the essay. The agricultural revolution is known as one of the great...
Saturday, June 28, 2014 at 8:31pm

writing
4. Read the word in parentheses; then decide which of these sentences most effectively translates an abstract concept into a mental picture. A. (Rumors) Whispers of doubt filled the empty halls like the reek of boiled cabbage. B. (Studious) Lucy lay on her bed reading a back ...
Thursday, June 26, 2014 at 8:05am

reading
benign,blase,comprise,condescend,facade,​glib,haughty,libel,pseudonym,and redundant Believing he was better than everyone else at the supermarket, Dan was so______(haughty) that he would rarely_____(condescend)to speak to the other cashier. One author was accused of___(...
Wednesday, June 25, 2014 at 11:01am

reading
Words to choose from: benign,blase,comprise,condescend,facade,​glib,haughty,libel,pseudonym,and redundant Believing he was better than everyone else at the supermarket, Dan was so______(haughty) that he would rarely_____(glib)to speak to the other cashier. One author was...
Wednesday, June 25, 2014 at 10:00am

History
I am to write an historical investigation, and this is my first time writing something like that. Is an IB school. the question is "How did the factory system affect the life of the working class in Britain?"
Tuesday, June 24, 2014 at 4:13pm

English
Which one of the following statements about making your writing fun to read is not correct? A. The conversation you write must sound natural for the characters. B. An anecdote or humorous quotation is often more convincing than a strong argument. C. Direct quotations should be...
Monday, June 16, 2014 at 11:36pm

English
Which statement is most accurate regarding the speaking-writing connection? A. The words used by writers are not normally used in speaking. B. To own a word, speak it. C. Written words seldom reflect the words people use when they speak. D. To own a word, write it over and ...
Monday, June 16, 2014 at 11:28pm

writing
Choose the connective that belongs in the blank in the following sentence. Everyone appeared to be having a good time. _______, my impressions may have been wrong. A.In other words B.Furthermore C. Of course D. In fact CA. C. Of course
Monday, June 16, 2014 at 8:24pm

Precalc
Are exponential equations the same as exponential functions? I am writing a summary of this year's Pre-Calculus lessons and one of the topics on the outline is "Exponential Equations", but on the lesson Power Points on my teacher's website there is only one ...
Sunday, June 15, 2014 at 5:35pm

English
Im writing an essay in English about mental illnesses in teenagers and youth and i can't think of An appropriate title for it. I need some ideas of how to make on or some suggestions.
Wednesday, June 11, 2014 at 10:01am

LA
The excerpt is a piece of expository writing, because it contains (1 point) dialogue. poetry. facts and information. fictional characters.
Tuesday, June 10, 2014 at 7:19pm

world history
which connected the millions of people living in the Inca empire? A. money B. writing C. language D. loyalty **** i think the answer is D but; I'm not sure.
Tuesday, June 10, 2014 at 2:44pm

writing
in the topic sentence exercising three days a week will provide good physical health,what is the topic statement and what is the controlling sentence?
Monday, June 9, 2014 at 2:34pm

critical & ethical thinking
I AM WRITING A PROJECT FOR ETHICAL & CRITICAL THINKING ON MEDICAL BILLING & CODING.MY TOPIC IS ETHICAL ISSUES IN MEDICAL BILLING AND I NEED A THESIS STATEMENT
Sunday, June 8, 2014 at 10:09pm

READING
words to use: curtail, devastate, digress,incentive, incorporate, indispensable,intermittent,rigor,squande​r and succumb.... Linda never had to work hard to make good grades in high school. But in college, where the rigors of course work were greater, she soon learned ...
Saturday, June 7, 2014 at 11:23pm

reading
words to use: curtail, devastate, digress,incentive, incorporate, indispensable,intermittent,rigor,squande​r and succumb.... Linda never had to work hard to make good grades in high school. But in college, where the rigors of course work were greater, she soon learned ...
Saturday, June 7, 2014 at 10:25pm

reading
words to use: curtail, devastate, digress,incentive, incorporate, indispensable,intermittent,rigor,squande​r and succumb.... Linda never had to work hard to make good grades in high school. But in college, where the rigors of course work were greater, she soon learned ...
Saturday, June 7, 2014 at 9:53pm

vocabulary
Please check for correction ! words to use: curtail, devastate, digress,incentive, incorporate, indispensable,intermittent,rigor,squande​r and succumb.... Linda never had to work hard to make good grades in high school. But in college, where the rigors of course work ...
Saturday, June 7, 2014 at 8:49pm

Math
Ansgar is writing a novel. He writes seven days a week. On each of those days he write for at least 4 hours but never more than 8 hours. Last week, he wrote for exactly 46 hours. What is the maximum number of days on which he could have written for 8 hours? A. 2 days B. 3 days...
Friday, June 6, 2014 at 7:24pm

English
Which of the following organizational patterns would be most effective for writing about the benefits of continuing government assistance for the U.S. space program? (1 point) chronological order order of importance compare and contrast argument and support<----
Thursday, June 5, 2014 at 1:51pm

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