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December 18, 2014

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confused creative writing
In creative nonfiction, a quote is differentiated from fictional dialogue in that it: takes the liberty of re-creating someone's spoken or written words is closer to the truth than fiction dialogue can be edited to change the piece's emotional impact copies someone&#...
Thursday, December 18, 2014 at 1:39pm

Writing
What's a character sketch?
Tuesday, December 16, 2014 at 6:28pm

Stupid Complicated English Grammar
1. Choose the sentence fragment. (Points : 5) Dew glistening on the tiny green leaves of the young plants. Although some of the seeds had already sprouted, these hadn't. A small herd of buffalo grazed in the valley below us. The wind, cold and powerful, swept through the ...
Tuesday, December 16, 2014 at 10:02am

confidentiality in allied health
1.   Which one of the following statements is an example of hearsay? "The report said the patient died on January 15." "I saw the doctor administer the injection." "I checked the patient's blood pressure three times."...
Friday, December 12, 2014 at 11:42pm

IMPROVING WRITING
I have noticed that in the past three months, a month after Jessica Hilo’s medical leave, there have been problems concerning Ruth and Jack’s workload. To begin with, Jessica’s duties have been temporarily reassigned to Frank and Ralph. Furthermore, Ruth ...
Wednesday, December 10, 2014 at 10:22pm

IMPROVING WRITING
Background Ten years ago, you started working as a clerk for DMD Medical Supplies. Six months ago, Liz Jakowski, the human resources director, promoted you to office manager. You manage two employees: Jack Snyder and Ruth Disselkoen. Your office provides secretarial support ...
Wednesday, December 10, 2014 at 9:38pm

essay excerpt edit
Can someone edit this My writing has exhibited creativity by introducing a new perspective of stereotypical conventions that resulted in increased cognition through “A Closer Look: Analyzing Tangled (2012) and Its Deeper Critique of "Rapunzel" (1812). Firstly, I...
Wednesday, December 10, 2014 at 5:52pm

Writing
How do you go about writing an introduction for a research paper? Can it be a quote from the person you are writing about? Can the introduction be only one line?
Wednesday, December 10, 2014 at 3:37pm

English
Writers often make common errors by writing the way they speak. Identify and explain the sentence structure error in the following sentence: Because Belinda wants to move to California.
Tuesday, December 9, 2014 at 5:12pm

Algebra
when writing linear equations, how do you determine which form of a line to use? choose 1 set of points from the choices below. then, solve the problem and post your solution, showing your steps. write an equation in point-slope form for the line that passes through one of the...
Tuesday, December 9, 2014 at 4:56pm

Child Development
Please Check my answers 1. A type of communication that isn't only about the present and that promotes higher level thinking such as planning and reminiscing is called A. child-child conversation. B. chanting. C. early production. D. decontextualized talk. ANSWER: A 2. ...
Monday, December 8, 2014 at 10:20pm

english
Background Ten years ago, you started working as a clerk for DMD Medical Supplies. Six months ago, Liz Jakowski, the human resources director, promoted you to office manager. You manage two employees: Jack Snyder and Ruth Disselkoen. Your office provides secretarial support ...
Monday, December 8, 2014 at 5:43pm

Creative Writing
Normally, I don't struggle with grammar, but this has me stuck. In this sentence, "One could call him an addict, because women were his drug," would you leave drug plural or singular, or is there something else to do to fix that?
Monday, December 8, 2014 at 5:39pm

Chemistry
50.0 mL of a 0.20 mol/L HCl reacts with 60.0 mL of 0.15 mol/L NaOH. What is the pH of the final solution? I tried writing out the equation: HCl + NaOH = Cl + NaH2O Now, I am not sure of NaH2O is the right product or not.. However, I am still confused on how I can ifnd the ...
Monday, December 8, 2014 at 4:49pm

English
Background Ten years ago, you started working as a clerk for DMD Medical Supplies. Six months ago, Liz Jakowski, the human resources director, promoted you to office manager. You manage two employees: Jack Snyder and Ruth Disselkoen. Your office provides secretarial support ...
Sunday, December 7, 2014 at 6:22pm

English Essay- The Great Gatsby
I am writing a literary essay about The Great Gatsby. My claim is "money cannot buy you happiness" I am working on the Literary device paragraph right now but I can't seem to find a motif/symbol in the story that can prove my claim. Help please!
Saturday, December 6, 2014 at 11:38pm

Physics
1) Planet Zero has a mass of 5.0*10^23 kg and a radius of 2.0*10^6 meters. What is the acceleration of gravity on planet zero? 2)Phobos, a satellite of Mars, has a radius of 11km and a mass of 10^16 kg. Its a bit lumpy, but let's assume its spherical to get a doable ...
Saturday, December 6, 2014 at 11:36pm

books
WRITING A BLOG ENTRY ABOUT CHARACTERS IN MUCH ADO NOTHING POINT OF VIEW OF EITHER OR BENEDICK OF AFTER THE PARTY
Saturday, December 6, 2014 at 7:42am

world history
writing a speech by prentending maximilien robespirre to people in france
Saturday, December 6, 2014 at 7:38am

writing
there is no point getting married if you do not believe in god in with both argments disagree and agree
Saturday, December 6, 2014 at 7:35am

Struggling in Writing
Should I be ashamed for being a poor writer and reader,since I am in 12 th grade this year? Today,in writing class I struggled.. I could not identify the thesis of an article nor could I spot counterclaim that the author makes. I think I have dyslexia because I have a hard ...
Thursday, December 4, 2014 at 11:43pm

Improving Writing- REVISED VERSION
Background Ten years ago, you started working as a clerk for DMD Medical Supplies. Six months ago, Liz Jakowski, the human resources director, promoted you to office manager. You manage two employees: Jack Snyder and Ruth Disselkoen. Your office provides secretarial support ...
Thursday, December 4, 2014 at 4:14am

Math
Writing with exponents 2x2x2
Wednesday, December 3, 2014 at 8:48pm

essay
I am writing an essay on what freedom means to me. I'm stuck I and need help as soon as possible. Due tomorrow at 8
Wednesday, December 3, 2014 at 6:48pm

Improving writing
Background Ten years ago, you started working as a clerk for DMD Medical Supplies. Six months ago, Liz Jakowski, the human resources director, promoted you to office manager. You manage two employees: Jack Snyder and Ruth Disselkoen. Your office provides secretarial support ...
Wednesday, December 3, 2014 at 8:26am

language arts
Which verb mood is used in the following sentence from the selection? So if you have any sense at all, avoid Storm Fever. (storm fever is a movie) Is it subjunctive or conditional? Mrs. sue said it's subjunctive and "writing teacher" said it's conditional. ...
Monday, December 1, 2014 at 11:35pm

Language Arts
The suffix-ee comes from French and refers to someone who recieves an action or has been put in a position. Using this information, what can you conclude is the meaning of the italicized word in the following sentence? This year's HONOREE of the writing award will give an ...
Monday, December 1, 2014 at 9:26pm

English Landguage
Debate writing on the topic boys should not help in the kichen. Speark against the motion.
Monday, December 1, 2014 at 5:39pm

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

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