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Broadcast writing-Revised
That's unfortunate.. thanks for trying
Wednesday, February 6, 2013 at 9:59pm

Broadcast writing-Revised
I can't read this.
Wednesday, February 6, 2013 at 9:37pm

Broadcast writing-Revised
FYI: It is in all caps because with this class our teacher recommends us to write this way because it's easier to read out loud. I revised it A UNIVERSITY STUDENT RAN INTO HER PROFESSOR AT SCHOOL THE SAME DAY SHE PRETENDED TO BE SICK. NAOMI BUSH SAYS BECAUSE SHE DID NOT ...
Wednesday, February 6, 2013 at 9:23pm

Broadcast/english
yes that's exactly how i'm writing it. This is a broadcasting class so the dashes indicate pauses, suppose to substitute for comma's.
Wednesday, February 6, 2013 at 8:38pm

Broadcast/english
Wow! What is this? Are you writing something you have to speak into a microphone? What are all those dashes doing in there? Are you aware of which sentences are complete sentences and which aren't? And how to punctuate them?? How can you make sure all the "she" ...
Wednesday, February 6, 2013 at 8:33pm

Writing
http://www.jiskha.com/display.cgi?id=136​0145224
Wednesday, February 6, 2013 at 3:17pm

science
put it just underwater (push if buoyant) in a cup full to the brim with water so that water of the volume of the object overflows on to the ground. Then refill the cup from a measuring cup, writing down how many cubic centimeters or yards or whatever it takes to fill the cup ...
Wednesday, February 6, 2013 at 1:44pm

English
http://grammar.ccc.commnet.edu/grammar/c​omposition/argument.htm Persuasion and argumentative are pretty much two terms for the same type of writing. http://www.powa.org/ Click on Convince, and follow directions.
Wednesday, February 6, 2013 at 10:59am

English
You still need to give it a try. Your teacher will know the difference between your writing and anyone else's. But most of all, turning in someone else's work is cheating. Be sure to avoid that.
Wednesday, February 6, 2013 at 10:24am

English
http://www.sonnetwriters.com/how-to-writ​e-a-sonnet/ http://www.dummies.com/how-to/content/wr​iting-a-sonnet.html http://www.wikihow.com/Write-a-Sonnet
Wednesday, February 6, 2013 at 8:00am

Writing
1. 2. The clouds looked just like cotton candy. 3. 4. 5. Six silly students sat down for snacks. 6. Now you try the rest...
Wednesday, February 6, 2013 at 7:30am

math
Solving 3 2/5 + 7 1/3 3 2/5 can be written as 17/5 and 7 1/3 can written as 22/3 So, adding 17/5 + 22/3 Multiply the denominator 5*3 will give as 15.. writing the two fractions where 15 is the denominator. 17/5*3/3 = 51/15 22/3*5/5 = 110/15 adding the two 51/15 + 110/15, will ...
Wednesday, February 6, 2013 at 3:17am

physics
a 50 kg student who is late runs up two flights of stairs whose combined vertical height is 7.0 m in 10 s (and he then silently enters the classroom while the professor is writing on the chalkboard).Calculate the student's power output in doing work against gravity in a) ...
Tuesday, February 5, 2013 at 3:00am

communication
Please HELP!! Question 1 of 20 5.0 Points Which of the following would be the LEAST appropriate in the closing paragraph of a negative message? A. "Let us know if model #A01 would be a suitable substitution." B. "Our layaway plan will enable you to purchase all ...
Monday, February 4, 2013 at 5:42pm

Spanish
I need to decide if these capitalized words are preterite or imperfect and I just don't get it. Could someone help me out please? Here is the story: I need help with this story. Could you please tell me if the words that are in all CAPITAL letters are preterite or ...
Monday, February 4, 2013 at 3:18pm

English
In persuasive writing, it is important to
Sunday, February 3, 2013 at 7:46pm

English
I am writing a story and the main characters name is Raine, but I can't find a surname for the life of me! One that sounds good, not super common, and is British. Yeah Google isn't very helpful right now, so I decided to resort to Jiskha! Help please!! :) Thanks!
Sunday, February 3, 2013 at 5:10pm

english102
i need help writing a secondary argumentative research paper ,i need a really strong thesis.what about one for poverty and education
Sunday, February 3, 2013 at 3:23am

english
i need help, i am writing a paper on gay marriage. I need to write a compound-complex sentence on it too. help!
Saturday, February 2, 2013 at 2:05pm

History
The advantage of the Phoenician system of writing over the Chinese, Sumerian, and Egyptian was that it (a) used fewer sounds (b) used fewer pictures (c) used fewer symbols (d) none of the above
Saturday, February 2, 2013 at 1:18pm

English
We do not provide a sonnet-writing service. You can get some good examples of the form here: http://www.shakespeares-sonnets.com/ We'll be glad to critique your efforts.
Saturday, February 2, 2013 at 1:02am

science
It would help to write different questions on separate posts. I merely thought you were still confused about your original post. Forms of Data (not sure what you are seeking) http://drdavespsychologypage.intuitwebsi​tes.com/Two___Two_____four.pdf Writing process starts ...
Friday, February 1, 2013 at 12:14pm

english communication
1. Good writing costs companies money and these costs increase significantly if the communication is ineffective. Which of the following pairs would NOT be two additional costs to the company if written communication is poor? A .Paper and wasted time B. Postage and legal ...
Thursday, January 31, 2013 at 8:45pm

science
what comes first in the writing process?
Thursday, January 31, 2013 at 8:42pm

algebra
Solve the system of equations by first writing it in matrix form and then using Gauss-Jordan elimination. x-4y =-5 -2x + 9y = 125
Thursday, January 31, 2013 at 10:59am

english
Which sentence uses correct parallel construction? A. Anyone who is going to work here will have to be athletic, an intelligent person, and have a good sense of humor. B. Most people enjoy ice cream and the plant grows. C. The painter wore glasses, gloves, and boots. D. You ...
Wednesday, January 30, 2013 at 1:49pm

english
What is the simple predicate of the following sentence? The Saturn rocket made travel to the moon possible. A. Moon B. Made C. Possible D. Travel .. B? Which sentence uses correct parallel construction? A. Anyone who is going to work here will have to be athletic, an ...
Wednesday, January 30, 2013 at 1:24pm

philosophy
I am suppose to write a paper on ethical dilemma.I was thinking about writing about a woman who works in retail sales and a customer gives her to much change. I was thinking that would be an ethical dilemma. I was wondering what anybody thinks. I really don't know where to...
Wednesday, January 30, 2013 at 8:45am

writing
Since this is not my area of expertise, I searched Google under the key words "library vs. web-based research" to get these possible sources: http://www.google.com/search?client=safa​ri&rls=en&q=library+vs.+web-based+resear​ch&ie=UTF-8&oe=UTF-8 You can ...
Tuesday, January 29, 2013 at 12:57pm

writing
Which side do you want to take?
Tuesday, January 29, 2013 at 12:34pm

writing
Argue for or against which source (traditional library sources versus web-based research sources) would be better to prepare for a debate on changing the state's laws on smoking in public buildings.
Tuesday, January 29, 2013 at 10:31am

MS.SUE
Study these sites very carefully to learn how to write complete sentences. http://www.chompchomp.com/terms/complete​sentence.htm http://writing2.richmond.edu/writing/wwe​b/fragment.html http://owl.english.purdue.edu/owl/resour​ce/598/01/
Monday, January 28, 2013 at 8:06pm

7th grade art ASAP please
1. This occurs when an animal, object, or idea is given human form or characteristics. (1 point) Unselected answer (0 pts) literalism (0 pts) symbolism (1 pt) personification (0 pts) allusion 1 /1 point 2. This occurs when you make reference to a well-known character, person, ...
Monday, January 28, 2013 at 2:19pm

art
1. This occurs when an animal, object, or idea is given human form or characteristics. (1 point) Unselected answer (0 pts) literalism (0 pts) symbolism (1 pt) personification (0 pts) allusion 1 /1 point 2. This occurs when you make reference to a well-known character, person, ...
Monday, January 28, 2013 at 2:19pm

writing
Exactly what are your instructions for this assignment? What have you been taught about how to organize your thoughts before starting to write any paper? What have you been taught about how to be concise and avoid wordiness?
Monday, January 28, 2013 at 2:12pm

writing
Edit mMath Autobiography Theresa V. Monteiro MAT 095 11:00 AM – 12:15 PM My name is Theresa and I am from Norwalk Connecticut. I’ve been living here for a year now. I moved to New London Connecticut to start my life. I’ve taken care of all my immediate family ...
Monday, January 28, 2013 at 11:59am

Problem Solving: Writing to Explain
hi
Sunday, January 27, 2013 at 9:28pm

World History
Please read Chapter 2 in the textbook The First Complex Societies in the Eastern Mediterranean, ca. 4000-550 B.C.E. (pp. 22-43) and answer the following questions: 1. The Hittites were considered to have military superiority at the time, and they were a major challenge to ...
Sunday, January 27, 2013 at 7:47pm

English
Take a look at dozens of pictures of the Rockies. http://www.google.com/search?q=rocky+mou​ntains&hl=en&tbo=d&source=lnms&tbm=isch&​sa=X&ei=Z7AFUazCJIHSygGbmYHYAg&sqi=2&ved​=0CAcQ_AUoAA&biw=711&bih=453 This site will also help you. http://www.writing.com/main...
Sunday, January 27, 2013 at 5:58pm

Creative Writing
curled lip
Sunday, January 27, 2013 at 5:45pm

Creative Writing
frowning unsmiling
Sunday, January 27, 2013 at 5:26pm

Creative Writing
How do you describe a pouty face in writing?
Sunday, January 27, 2013 at 5:12pm

writing
What kind of help do you need so you can do this assignment?
Sunday, January 27, 2013 at 8:18am

writing
y, discuss about HCPCS codes, how they originated, their use, and who is responsible for updating and maintaining them
Sunday, January 27, 2013 at 2:16am

Legal Writing
I am asked to write and internal office memo to my supervising attorney that advises of the results of my research on a given topic and applies the law to the facts in my case. I have attached the exercise along with my draft internal memo. Can someone please proof and advise ...
Saturday, January 26, 2013 at 10:31pm

Chemistry..
The usual way of writing this is Zn(ClO3)2 = zinc chlorate.
Friday, January 25, 2013 at 4:10pm

Writing Essay
that teachers a snake dont believe her anybody...she told two other people who got d and who got c were correct aswell...i think its because she believes ur cheating n wants u to c if u noticed she did it wrong on purpose haha im not taking s*** from u ms.sue!!!!!!!
Friday, January 25, 2013 at 12:24pm

Statistics
A college’s data about the incoming freshmen indicates that the mean of their high school GPAs was 3.4, with a standard deviation of 0.35; the distribution was roughly mound-shaped and only slightly skewed. The students are randomly assigned to freshman writing sem- inars...
Friday, January 25, 2013 at 11:57am

Math
A rectangular writing pd is 5/6ft long by 1/2ft wide. A border is to be added round all sides of the writing pad. Use the formula P=2L + 2W to determine the length of the border.
Friday, January 25, 2013 at 9:04am

Enlish
I'm supposed to be writing an essay and these are the instructions: This semester you read several memoirs, including pieces by Ernesto Galarza and Russell Baker. Return to “Barrio Boy” and “No Gumption” now. How are these two memoirs similar? How are ...
Thursday, January 24, 2013 at 5:00pm

art
1. This occurs when an animal, object, or idea is given human form or characteristics. (1 point) literalism symbolism personification allusion 2. This occurs when you make reference to a well-known character, person, place, or event from life or literature. (1 point) ...
Wednesday, January 23, 2013 at 11:35pm

English
I need help writing a lead sentence, it has to answer the who, what, why, when and how The Director of Budget and Accounting, Patsy Moore, shared a presentation about the 2013 Capital Improvement Plan on Monday during the City Commission Meeting in Kalamazoo. Does that work, ...
Wednesday, January 23, 2013 at 11:13pm

social work writing
It looks parallel to me. The series has 3 parallel verb phrases in it: ~ remove the old carpet ~ prepare the surface ~ lay down the matting The only thing I would suggest is to move "then" to the second verb phrase and then include "finally" or "last&...
Wednesday, January 23, 2013 at 9:22pm

social work writing
What is the parallel structure of this sentence? To install new carpeting, workers must first remove the old carpet, prepare the surface, and then lay down the matting
Wednesday, January 23, 2013 at 8:54pm

writing skills
i put in the wrong letter but i say c topic headings in you outline
Wednesday, January 23, 2013 at 7:41pm

writing skills
D. topic headings in your outline
Wednesday, January 23, 2013 at 7:38pm

math
I've been asked to practice writing statistical questions about different topics by conducting a survey or experiment. I understand how to write them by conductin a survery but having trouble understanding what is meant by experiment. For instance of of the topics is "...
Tuesday, January 22, 2013 at 8:05pm

Politics
His book The Prince was one of the first (if not THE first) to put in writing what many kings and princes already incorporated into the way they ruled. http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Machiavelli​anism
Monday, January 21, 2013 at 6:33pm

AP Chemistry
how much heat is produced when the body metabolizes a gram of trioleylglycerol? I know that the combustion of triolelglycerol is exothermic with an enthalphy change of 9 calories per gram of trioleylglycerol molecules, so the combustion will release heat to the surroundings. I...
Monday, January 21, 2013 at 12:11pm

social studies
Need some help in writing this essay
Sunday, January 20, 2013 at 8:23pm

English writing
explain how carl sandburg compares fog to a cat, using at least 2 detaits from the text. tell whether or not, you think this comparison works or not, explaining why you think this
Saturday, January 19, 2013 at 12:30pm

English writing
explain how carl sandburg compares fog to a cat, using at least 2 detaits from the text. tell whether or not, you think this comparison works or not, explaining why you think this
Saturday, January 19, 2013 at 12:26pm

Health
These sites seem to have what you need. http://www.pasadena.edu/hstutoringlab/wr​iting/writingcasestudy.cfm http://www.referencepointsoftware.com/ar​ticles/article-write-a-nursing-case-stud​y-paper/ http://www.ehow.com/how_5724629_present-​nursing-case-...
Saturday, January 19, 2013 at 11:04am

Writing
Hanging Out at 7th Grade Dances
Friday, January 18, 2013 at 9:07pm

Writing
i wrote about my school's dances (7th grade dances). It was be in the yearbook.
Friday, January 18, 2013 at 9:00pm

Writing
What did you say in this article?
Friday, January 18, 2013 at 8:56pm

Writing
What are some ideas for a title of an article on dances at school?
Friday, January 18, 2013 at 8:55pm

World history; Check:P
Your addition to #1 is circular -- they had access to iron ore that gave them access to iron ore??? (Iron ore is a raw material.) How can you rephrase this so you're not writing in circles? For #5, you need to add what Rabbi Hillel's statement was. Simply to say that ...
Friday, January 18, 2013 at 1:17pm

World history; Check:P
Check please and help with #5. I have an answer but believe I'm wrong. 1.How did environmental features in Anatolia help the Hittites advance technologically? The Hattians were indigenous people who lived in Central Anatolia. As they lived in the prehistoric age before ...
Friday, January 18, 2013 at 12:04pm

English
My comments are meant to be helpful. I don't think you should change the CONTENT in your paragraph; it's the grammar & usage that need cleaning up. Most of all, I try to get students to keep their own voice and content while making their writing as mechanically perfect...
Friday, January 18, 2013 at 11:56am

World history; Check:P
City States: 1,How does an empire differ from a city-state? A city-state is an independent country whose territory consists of a city which is not administered as part of another local government. An empire is a geographically extensive group of states and peoples united and ...
Friday, January 18, 2013 at 11:42am

English
I choose to become a Medical Transcriptionist to use my skills in writing, spelling, grammar and punctuation. My passion for medical transcription arose because of my love for research and thirst for knowledge. I have been curious about new diagnoses, medications, technologies...
Friday, January 18, 2013 at 10:33am

English
IS THIS PARAGRAPH ACCEPTABLE FOR THE INFORMATION REQUIRED? Your goal is to persuade your cousin to apply for the job. You e-mail her a paragraph explaining the specifics of the job and the reasons she should apply. You want to convince her that she has the job skills required...
Friday, January 18, 2013 at 10:26am

English
Please indicate if these details are including in paragraph. The paragraph must describe one particular experience you’ve had that inspired you or guided you to choose the type of position for which you applied. show you have thought carefully about what and/or who has ...
Friday, January 18, 2013 at 10:19am

English
DON'T start any paper's first draft by writing the introduction! How can you introduce a paper that you haven't written yet? Follow the writing process, whether you're writing for science, history, English, or whatever: Prewriting: Brainstorm, research, plan, ...
Friday, January 18, 2013 at 10:12am

English
Hi! I am doing project on "What Factors Promote Psychological Well being in midlife"? I am confused and don't know where to start. What should I talk about to make it interesting topic that grabs the readers attention? Please give me ideas to start writing. Do I ...
Friday, January 18, 2013 at 10:09am

english
Read the following passage and write a brief paragraph that identifies: a) the subject of the passage b) the author's purpose for writing c) the intended audience d) the tone of the piece, and e) the perspective or point of view. Be sure that your paragraph has a topic ...
Thursday, January 17, 2013 at 2:45pm

English
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 a job ...
Wednesday, January 16, 2013 at 3:59pm

English
Revised from Wednesday, January 16, 2013 (10:46 a.m.) I choose to become a Medical Transcriptionist to use my skills in writing, spelling, grammar and punctuation. My passion for medical transcription arose because of my love for research and thirst for knowledge. I have been ...
Wednesday, January 16, 2013 at 2:31pm

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&#...
Wednesday, January 16, 2013 at 10:46am

English
Of all the different types of writing humor may be the most (perishable jovial) because each generation has its own idea of what is funny. This sentence is saying that some humor goes out of style and is perishable. Humor often makes use of current slang or people or events. ...
Tuesday, January 15, 2013 at 9:03pm

English
Of all the different types of writing humor may be the most (perishable jovial) because each generation has its own idea of what is funny jovial? I felt that there was something thoroughly (sinister immobile) about the way he kept trying to duck questions on that subject ...
Tuesday, January 15, 2013 at 8:48pm

Writing
i dont understand...!!!?????
Tuesday, January 15, 2013 at 5:06am

7th grade art ASAP please
1. This occurs when an animal, object, or idea is given human form or characteristics. (1 point) literalism symbolism personification allusion 2. This occurs when you make reference to a well-known character, person, place, or event from life or literature. (1 point) ...
Monday, January 14, 2013 at 6:08pm

Creative writing
I couldn't think of a rhyming scheme.
Monday, January 14, 2013 at 4:33pm

Creative writing
No one here will write your assignment for you, but we'll be happy to read over what YOU WRITE and make suggestions. Please repost when you're ready.
Monday, January 14, 2013 at 2:00pm

Creative writing
Finish what I've started of this nursery rhyme? "Little jack Horner was a little explorer, who travelled to Mexico..."
Monday, January 14, 2013 at 1:40pm

AP Chemistry
Yes, I think so. The person making the question could have made it clearer by writing "phosphorus atom has ???? non-bonding electron pairs and ?????bonding electron pairs." https://www.google.com/search?q=lewis+st​ructure+PF3&hl=en&client=firefox-a&hs=de​...
Sunday, January 13, 2013 at 6:53pm

LANGUAGE ARTS URGENT!!
1. What is the purpose of Millay's poem? (1 point) (1 pt) to honor the speaker's mother (0 pts) to show that possessions are important (0 pts) to talk about gold brooches 2. An example of a positive connotation for the word quarried is (1 point) (1 pt) lifted. (0 pts) ...
Sunday, January 13, 2013 at 12:20am

LANGUAGE ARTS URGENT!!
1. What is the purpose of Millay's poem? (1 point) (1 pt) to honor the speaker's mother (0 pts) to show that possessions are important (0 pts) to talk about gold brooches 2. An example of a positive connotation for the word quarried is (1 point) (1 pt) lifted. (0 pts) ...
Sunday, January 13, 2013 at 12:19am

English/Essay
This does not read like an essay to me. I find no introduction or conclusion paragraphs, nor any fully developed internal (body) paragraphs. Your ideas are all right, but they need to be expanded. Here are two particular websites to help you take what you have written and ...
Saturday, January 12, 2013 at 9:27pm

ENGLISH
Before you submit your paper here for our input, make sure you have edited it and proofed it yourself a couple of times. Here's how: Please go over your paper with the following in mind. Thanks to PsyDAG for the following: After writing your material, put it aside for a ...
Saturday, January 12, 2013 at 9:23pm

Math
A clothing store ordered 300 sweaters and sold 20 of them at $100 the first week. The second week, the selling price was lowered by $10, and 40 sweaters were sold. In the third week. The selling price was lowered by another $10, and 60 sweated were sold. If the pattern ...
Saturday, January 12, 2013 at 7:42pm

PARALLELOGRAM WRITING A PROOF
Qaud KATE has vertices K(-2,1) A(0,5) T(6,7) E(4,3). Prove that KATE is a parallelogram.
Saturday, January 12, 2013 at 2:26pm

Reading/Language Arts
I,m writing a paragraph about using resources responsibly.And I have to use three vocabulary words adverse,generate,apparatus. And this is what I wrote. The energy to the house I live in has had a adverse affect.Do to the apparatus not getting enough sunlight to generate all ...
Saturday, January 12, 2013 at 12:06pm

english
explain how content purpose and audience and tone impact academic writing. not good in writing papers
Friday, January 11, 2013 at 9:05pm

Creative Writing
Try restating it as simply as you can. It's better to do that than to take something convoluted and straighten it out!
Friday, January 11, 2013 at 1:16pm

Creative Writing
Help me fix this so it flows better, and has more imagery? Written from POV of a guy, just saying. "I didn't speak my question aloud; it only echoed in my mind and shine in my chestnut brown eyes as I struggled to use what little strength remained in my body so that I...
Friday, January 11, 2013 at 12:43pm

Creative Writing
What happened? Where am I? Why do I hurt?
Friday, January 11, 2013 at 11:51am

Creative Writing
I'm writing a story about a boy who wakes up after dying, and he is trapped in the passageway between heaven & hell. When he wakes, he has no memory of what happened. So... When you wake up in a hospital, what are some of the first things you experience/think of?
Friday, January 11, 2013 at 11:46am

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