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language arts
I'm writing a letter in the perspective of an Italian immigrant. I have to include a funny/horrible story about living in a tenement. Would you happen to know of a website that may help? Or do you have a story you could share? Thanks!
Thursday, March 8, 2012 at 6:01pm

writing to explain
The perimeter of rectangle Y is equal to its area. Rectangle Z has the same perimeter as rectangle Y. The length of rectangle Z is 5 inches an the width is 3 inches. Explain how you can find the length and width of rectangle Y.
Wednesday, March 7, 2012 at 11:40pm

writing skills
if we were teenagers at the time these signified our passage to adulthood.
Tuesday, March 6, 2012 at 7:46pm

language arts
I am writing a letter from the view point of an Italian immigrant in the 1920s. I am having trouble finding some sites that would give me reliable information about what their life is like and what kind of working conditions they have (hours, pay, opportunities for advancement...
Tuesday, March 6, 2012 at 6:41pm

math
1- writing to explain- why might you need to measure a perimeter with a measuring tape instead of a ruler? 2- how are a ruler, a yardstick, and a measuring tape the same? how are they different? i don't 1 answer and i try 2 answer please check is it right or not 2) a ruler...
Monday, March 5, 2012 at 9:15pm

Writing
What better time to kiss the Blarney Stone than March! Help your readers plan a trip to Ireland by writing a travel article with interesting facts about the country My Facts: Want a trip to Ireland? Well you should go because there is a lor of amazing interesting facts about ...
Monday, March 5, 2012 at 8:49pm

math
1-writing to explain- why might you need to measure a perimeter with a measuring tape instead of a ruler? 2-how are a ruler, a yardstick , and a measuring tape the same? how are they different?
Monday, March 5, 2012 at 5:56pm

English
I need help writing a short story with these vocab words. 1. Discredit 2. disdain 3. Divergent 4. empathy 5. emulate 6. enervating 7. enhance 8. ephemeral 9. evanescent 10. exasperation
Monday, March 5, 2012 at 4:33pm

HUM 111
Identify three approaches you will use to apply these techniques to effective writing and speaking skills.
Monday, March 5, 2012 at 12:05am

com/156
Part 2: Paraphrasing and Quoting Review the following passage and paraphrase the long passage in the following box. Use the reference to create an appropriate APA-formatted, in-text citation. Additionally, include one direct quotation. One of the most valuable skills a student...
Sunday, March 4, 2012 at 8:21pm

english
I need help writing an illustration paragraph on the topic: saying no. I have to include the following devices 1 acyndeton, 1 polysyndeton, 2 interrupted movement, 2 parallel, 1 freight-train
Sunday, March 4, 2012 at 4:40pm

writing paper
I need to add a cover page to my writing assinment. I can not find any information on what I include in the cover page. This is for Penn Foster College.
Sunday, March 4, 2012 at 9:38am

Just Curious
Hey. I was just wondering if anybody on here has been to teenink. I can't post the website but if you Google teen ink, it takes you to it. It is a very interesting site for teenage writers. I just wanted to let people who might be writers know about it. You can post ...
Saturday, March 3, 2012 at 8:34pm

writing
I need help writing a thesis statement for my philosophy paper. The paper is about two philosopher's, Thrasymachus and Socrates. Essentially the paper is about the multiple definitions of justice that Thrasymachus throws out and how Socrates proves them wrong and points ...
Saturday, March 3, 2012 at 2:38pm

english
please can you help me to arrange if my answers are correct. 1. subject - the audience from ahich you are writing 2. puropose - the reason you are writing 3. readers- the physical, economic political and ethical use place in which the audience will read he document 4. context ...
Friday, March 2, 2012 at 6:45pm

Solution Preparation
I need help with Writing a Report Purpose: Preparing 0.2 M 250 ml NaOH solution? Equipments and Materials: Equipments: -Balance -Beaker(250ml) -Graduated cylinder Materials: -Pure water -NaOH Procedure: 1)Calculate the required amount of NaOH in gr. 2)Weight calculated amount ...
Friday, March 2, 2012 at 3:11pm

Business Communication
The six tests of effective correspondence are that the writing is:
Friday, March 2, 2012 at 12:29pm

writing
"Part 1: Write an exploratory essay in which you compare and contrast online learning with classroom (on-ground) learning. Your evaluation may include preparation time, rewards, pitfalls, etc. You may select the features that you want to compare and contrast. • Using...
Friday, March 2, 2012 at 11:59am

writing skills
if we were teenages at the time these licses signified our passage to adultthood.
Friday, March 2, 2012 at 11:42am

social studies
I am writing a report on James Madison. In the report, I must have a paragraph talking about the Peaceful Transition to Power (in the election of 1808) and also about the Foreign Policy (waging the war of 1812). I'm struggling to find information about these topics. Are ...
Thursday, March 1, 2012 at 5:22pm

writing
composition on plan for summer holiday
Thursday, March 1, 2012 at 3:17am

Writing
Need help completing a 5-7 page paper on the importance of Academic Honesty with proper APA format with 3-5 peer reviewed references
Wednesday, February 29, 2012 at 9:16pm

algebra
3 pencils cost $.03 more than 2 pen,and 1 pen and 10 pencils together cost $2.40.Determine the cost of each writing tool
Wednesday, February 29, 2012 at 8:30am

US HISTORY
Could someone help me conclude an essay on prohibition. I am writing: even though there were laws and movements for prohibition, it actually didn't work. PLEASE HELPPP!!!
Tuesday, February 28, 2012 at 8:09pm

english
I need help with my one paragraph (8 to 12 sentences in length) assignment. My biggest problem I believe is my topic sentence (which must be the first sentence of the paragraph). Also I need help with transitioning between one of my sentences. The following is the scenario ...
Tuesday, February 28, 2012 at 2:38pm

counseling
when writing a paper on boundaries with children that have special needs what all would you write about? so far I have responsibility thanks
Tuesday, February 28, 2012 at 12:52pm

Business And Technical Writing-Proposals and Speci
These are the ones I'm not 100% sure about Ive looked it up in the book and I just not sure please help me. 1.One advantage of topic outlines is that they provide A. topic sentences for your paragraphs. B. new ideas for your outline. C. internal headings for your document...
Monday, February 27, 2012 at 6:57am

stats
20. The sponsor of a local soccer tournament is responsible for writing an article for the local paper announcing the 151, 2nd, and3rdplacewinners. If10teamsareinvitedtothe tournament, and the sponsor wanted to get the article written in advance so it can go out in the next ...
Sunday, February 26, 2012 at 6:19pm

PED 212
Using the databases listed within the Ashford Online Library you will evaluate a research-based article from a peer reviewed journal. Your critique must be grammatically correct, properly cited, and utilize APA style of writing. Choose one of the following topics that can be ...
Sunday, February 26, 2012 at 3:49pm

Problem with 2 English sentences (French student)
Bonjour! Dans un livre, j'ai lu cette phrase (je précise que l'auteur parle d'une situation présente aux États-Unis): Starbucks promised to create a new line of three fair-trade-certified whole-bean coffees (and four more under its Seattle'...
Sunday, February 26, 2012 at 10:18am

English
Writeacher, I need your help to improve the questions below. I included part of the answers to make sense of the questions. Students should be able to develop their answers by writing ten-line paragraphs. 1) Describe the details of Winston Smith's life as they appear in ...
Sunday, February 26, 2012 at 6:57am

English
Thank you very much for your help. I tried to include a few things, though I couldn't find much about how to prepare for an interview. 1) During the interview you’ll be asked to talk about your interests, show your personality and offer an impression of who you are. ...
Saturday, February 25, 2012 at 5:29pm

math
Nick is writing the 4 letters in his name in different orders. In how many different orders can he write the letters?
Saturday, February 25, 2012 at 2:53pm

math
Nick is writing the 4 letters in his name in different orders. In how many different orders can he write the letters?
Saturday, February 25, 2012 at 2:50pm

math
Nick is writing the 4 letters in his name in different orders. In how many orders can he put the letters?
Friday, February 24, 2012 at 6:57pm

social studies
How did early writing deveolp into the modern alphabet?
Thursday, February 23, 2012 at 9:45pm

business
The interviewer wants to know why you got a D in all your English classes until this year, when you got a B. Your best response is A- “I had problems writing and never thought it was important. Then, I realized that it is important, so I got myself a tutor and really ...
Wednesday, February 22, 2012 at 10:38pm

CHEM
Why are gamma rays generally not shown when writing nuclear equations ?
Wednesday, February 22, 2012 at 10:27pm

writing
How would you feel if your teacher did not give you a present
Wednesday, February 22, 2012 at 6:26pm

BUSINESS
following is NOT something a group should do when it plans a collaborative writing project? A-Divide the work ahead of time according to how the leader thinks it will best be done B-Make your analysis of the problem, the audience, and your purposes explicit so you know where ...
Tuesday, February 21, 2012 at 9:36pm

business
Following is NOT something a group should do when it plans a collaborative project? following is NOT something a group should do when it plans a collaborative writing project? Divide the work ahead of time according to how the leader thinks it will best be done Make your ...
Tuesday, February 21, 2012 at 9:27pm

English ms. sue
ms. sue one my really good english friend also writing essay on theme of a few notes for orpheus u please be able to help him also get 100 words? he be able to post new question?
Monday, February 20, 2012 at 7:26pm

Art
1. Alexander Calder invented this type of art. () fiber art () mobiles () stabiles () public art 2. Today, decisions in planning, selecting, and/or creating an artwork for public display are made in the following way. () They are the decision of the artist. () by collaboration...
Monday, February 20, 2012 at 6:23pm

writing
Why is it important not to run and fool around in an evacuation drill? Why do you have to stay calm during the drill?
Monday, February 20, 2012 at 1:13pm

ENGLISH LITERATURE
In HOPE LESLIE, the theme of captivity is prevalent.. How is it portrayed in the novel with the major characters (Hope, Magawisca and Everell) getting captured?ALSO, in what ways is Sedgwick AGAINST the captivity theme?Any pointers or ideas will help me in writing my analysis ...
Monday, February 20, 2012 at 12:04am

writing
I want to know what is wrong in the following sentence: After six months on the job, he faced problems in his first recruitment effort; however, if he solves these problems, the new hires should be able to start working by July.
Sunday, February 19, 2012 at 8:40pm

English
This paragraph serves as an introduction to the rephrase. I summarized briefly what happened before their conversation. I will include the rephrase in my next post. Thank you. 1) In letter XV of Richardson’s Pamela, Pamela recounts to her mother what happened to her as ...
Sunday, February 19, 2012 at 4:48pm

Writing
I'm Writing a Discursive Essay on the topic "is it more difficult to be a young person today then it was 50years ago", I have these main points: "we have technology but its brought us media pressue" "Better education system but with more pressue to...
Sunday, February 19, 2012 at 3:50pm

writing
I'm Writing a Discursive Essay on the topic "is it more difficult to be a young person today then it was 50years ago", I have these main points: "we have technology but its brought us media pressue" "Better education system but with more pressue to...
Sunday, February 19, 2012 at 3:10pm

ENG103
Hello you guys did such a great job helping me with my essays in ENG100 but it has been so long, I am now in ENG103 and I need help with an argument definitional essay. I typed my intro, it needs work, I just need help with my thesis/argument. General Topic: The Myth of the ...
Sunday, February 19, 2012 at 12:39am

English
I am writing an essay about what the online community offers that the actual community doesn't. I need help finding some interviews or some solid evidence on how you save money by using the online community and lose money in the actual community. Any ideas ??
Saturday, February 18, 2012 at 7:46pm

Writing
Don’t you just wish you can have the time of your life without your parents? I know I wish I could. I would like to go out and hang out with my friends without parents such at parties with no chaperone. First reason is I could have a better relationship with my friends. ...
Thursday, February 16, 2012 at 6:43pm

biology
For this assignment you will be using the course companion Web site, MasteringBiology. View and complete the MP3 tutorial: The Process of Science. and “How Does Acid Precipitation Affect Trees?” After completing the activity, develop two alternative hypotheses and ...
Wednesday, February 15, 2012 at 10:46pm

business
1. Which way of asking for action carries the highest level of politeness? (Points: 5) A polite order An indirect request A question (*) An order 2. Which of the following statements most effectively applies the you-attitude? (Points: 5) "We began processing your ...
Wednesday, February 15, 2012 at 6:24pm

English 5 questions
1. During this time period, writers sought to capture the _____________ of the American people during this era of a new postwar economy and society. peace anger anxiety all of the above 2. Like the modernists, postmodern writers focused on _____________ experience and ...
Wednesday, February 15, 2012 at 4:48pm

business
1. Which way of asking for action carries the highest level of politeness? (Points: 5) A polite order An indirect request A question (*) An order 2. Which of the following statements most effectively applies the you-attitude? (Points: 5) "We began processing your ...
Tuesday, February 14, 2012 at 10:08pm

business
1. Which way of asking for action carries the highest level of politeness? (Points: 5) A polite order An indirect request A question (*) An order 2. Which of the following statements most effectively applies the you-attitude? (Points: 5) "We began processing your ...
Tuesday, February 14, 2012 at 4:13pm

English
To answer the question below, use an idea that you generated in Part 2 of Lesson 2 or come up with a new idea. In the text box provided below indicate the following; The writing idea The kinds of questions you will be writing (Informational , Personal, or Creative) Then type ...
Tuesday, February 14, 2012 at 3:32pm

english
Edit please. Take the errors out and rewrite Calligraphy is very popular amoung artists as well as among people whom are not professional artists. But who are creative for their own pleasure. The word calligraphy provides own definition. It comes from two greek ancient words: ...
Tuesday, February 14, 2012 at 2:49pm

social studies
Which of the following is NOT a true statement about historiography? A.It is never subject to change. B.It can affect the meaning of historical events. C.It can be defined simply as the writing of history. D.It influences how people see themselves and their legacy.
Monday, February 13, 2012 at 11:53pm

business
1. Which way of asking for action carries the highest level of politeness? (Points: 5) A polite order An indirect request A question (*) An order 2. Which of the following statements most effectively applies the you-attitude? (Points: 5) "We began processing your ...
Monday, February 13, 2012 at 11:33pm

English
Here is a part on Defoe's life you have already revised. THank you I added a sentence I need you to check (sentence 4) 1) He was born in London 1660 into a Puritan family and lead a life full of interesting and important events. He was educated in one of the best ...
Saturday, February 11, 2012 at 7:10pm

English
I need to turn these sentences (or notes) into a cohesive paragraph, using sentence connectors instead of points and improving the word choice. Could you please help me? Robinson’s education of Friday recalls the processes of modern colonialism, which follows a recurrent ...
Saturday, February 11, 2012 at 5:12pm

literacy ece
the first language arts skill that children learn is A) speaking B)reading C) writing D) listening
Saturday, February 11, 2012 at 3:54pm

writeacher
i writing essay on what true love be and this be one sentence in my essay you please able to change it to positive? i have negative word which be unable in essay. In the short story, "The Painted Door", by Sinclair Ross, the main characters John and Ann were unable ...
Saturday, February 11, 2012 at 10:40am

ms. sue
ms. sue i need help with one sentence in love story i be writing about. i write the sentence: if personalities don't match, and the characters are opposite, then each will follow different directions which will cause a split in the relationship. my friend help edit ...
Friday, February 10, 2012 at 8:53pm

english - What is true love
i writing another essay but this be about love and i have to write expository essay. i have to write does it exist? or it only based on fantasy? i have to consider cultural and natural(biological) factors. i think true love do exist because romeo and juliet be in love and they...
Thursday, February 9, 2012 at 10:49pm

english
Need help with writing an allegorical timeline of high school life (4 yrs.)
Thursday, February 9, 2012 at 10:48pm

english
I'm writing about Adam and Eve from the bible, and my teacher wants me to say how it relates to hebrew culture. How does it, please help I don't know where to start. thanks
Thursday, February 9, 2012 at 9:43pm

business english
During a group meeting when they are each reading a draft of their formal report, Madiha and Anne realize that sometimes they have used the word "there" correctly and sometimes the word should be "their." They use their word processor's "find"...
Thursday, February 9, 2012 at 7:32pm

HELP!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!
I need help on writing a summary and an example of a summary.My teacher said that when your writing a summary,the middle is the 3 supporting details or what happens,the end is what wraps it all up or the conclusion.but what is the beginning? PLEASE, I NEED HELP, MY ASSIGNMENT ...
Thursday, February 9, 2012 at 4:09pm

business english
Q: 1. Good writers are likely to: stick to one basic strategy that works for them. adhere strictly to a set of established rules for writing. break big jobs into small chunks.(*) edit the document during the process of writing the first draft. 2. Which of the following writing...
Wednesday, February 8, 2012 at 11:29pm

business
Ben chooses a pattern of organization before he begins a letter. What part of the writing process does this activity represent? Planning getting feedback Editing brainstorming i think brainstorming
Wednesday, February 8, 2012 at 8:06pm

business
During a group meeting whrn they are each reading a draft of their formal reports, they realize that sometimes they have used the word "there' correctly and sometimes the word should be "their" They use their word processor's "find" features ...
Wednesday, February 8, 2012 at 8:02pm

3 grade math
1-how are perpendicular lines and intersecting lines alike? how are they different? 2-writing to explain- how can you use a right angle to decide how to name another angle?
Wednesday, February 8, 2012 at 6:48pm

business
Ben chooses a pattern of organization before he begins a letter. What part of the writing process does this activity represent? Planning Writing Revising Editing i think c or a
Tuesday, February 7, 2012 at 10:26pm

business
Matthew interviews the director of computing services to get information for the company newsletter. What part of the writing process does this activity represent? Writing Editing Revising Planning i think planning
Tuesday, February 7, 2012 at 10:19pm

business
Kristen analyzes her audience to determine how much background? Kristen analyzes her audience to determine how much background information they will need in order to understand the main point of her message. What part of the writing process does this activity represent? A ) ...
Tuesday, February 7, 2012 at 9:40pm

business
Before writing a recommendation report to the CEO, Dee and Carlos distribute a survey to everyone in their company to determine which new benefits employees are most interested in what part of the writing process does this activity represent? A. Writing B. Planning C. Revising...
Tuesday, February 7, 2012 at 9:36pm

Language arts and writing
The first compact microwave ovens were sold in 1960. Everybody didn't use them until the 1980's.
Monday, February 6, 2012 at 5:17pm

critical thinking
What are three approaches to effective writing and speaking
Sunday, February 5, 2012 at 9:14pm

English
F. Scott Fitzgerald dropped out of college to ..... begin writing. get married. join the army. work for his father.
Sunday, February 5, 2012 at 5:10pm

English
Here is the second part of the objectives. 5)use communication strategies that will help them to compensate for language gaps they may have in their current speaking skills 6) interact successfully with both their group mates and partner students as a consequence of effective ...
Sunday, February 5, 2012 at 4:12pm

Improving your writing!
Results are in ....I got a 92% :) thanks again !!! On to the next paper !
Sunday, February 5, 2012 at 8:39am

FACS - Pen Pal Letter Project HELP!!!
Name ________ Period 5 FACS - (teacher's name) (Space down 5 lines) *Tab 5 across for HEADING/ADDRESS & DATE (what does this means?) (Space down 2 times after date) GREETING (Space down 2 times after greetings THIS IS THE INFO. FOR FRIENDLY LETTER/PEN PAL LETTER - Margins...
Saturday, February 4, 2012 at 6:05pm

Improving your writing
I hope I got it this time...Is the use of my semi colons and colon correct ? For the past three months there seems to be an ever-growing problem at our company of DMD Medical Supplies: The quality of work has been poor; the morale of various employees has been brought down; ...
Friday, February 3, 2012 at 1:24pm

Us history
I need help writing a thesis statement for "specific problems or injustices present in American life in late 1800 and early 1900" and then the reforms that attempted to address them
Thursday, February 2, 2012 at 9:21pm

Algebra; PLEASE HELP. D:
I don't understand anything about writing and graphing exponential decay functions../: Explain please, with an example.
Thursday, February 2, 2012 at 7:47pm

Improving your writing Revised
For the past three months there seems to be an ever-growing problem at our company of DMD Medical Supplies: The quality of work has been poor; the morale of various employees has been brought down; and the workflow has been uneven amongst both teams and the executives. The ...
Thursday, February 2, 2012 at 7:14pm

English
In point 4 I wanted to be more precise. What kind of texts will they have to write when reporting about their experiments, exchanging information with partner students per email or intepreting data? Please, help me!! 4) write a wide range of different types of writing ...
Thursday, February 2, 2012 at 5:41pm

English
Writeacher, can you please tell me if I should group the linguistic objectives differently? Being a teacher yourself, could you please tell me if you would include other objectives when considering the study of a scientific subject in a foreign language? Thank you. Linguistic ...
Thursday, February 2, 2012 at 5:36pm

Improving your writing
REVISED, let me know what you think :) For the past three months there seems to be an ever-growing problem at our company of DMD Medical Supplies. The quality of work has been poor, the morale of various employees’ has been brought down and the workflow has been uneven ...
Thursday, February 2, 2012 at 4:11pm

Improving your writing
Please help!! 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 ...
Thursday, February 2, 2012 at 8:29am

Algebra
The principal is $25,000. This is P. Research the annual interest rate for your investment. This is r. State the time in years for the investment (as in when the new grandchild will be attending college). This is t. State the number of compounding periods per year. This is n. ...
Wednesday, February 1, 2012 at 10:58pm

College Algebra
The principal is $25,000. This is P. Research the annual interest rate for your investment. This is r. State the time in years for the investment (as in when the new grandchild will be attending college). This is t. State the number of compounding periods per year. This is n. ...
Wednesday, February 1, 2012 at 10:56pm

university studies
how do you think presenting informatoion differs from writing a paper about that information?
Wednesday, February 1, 2012 at 10:35pm

english
i starting to write a descriptive story and i have to switch on and off from reality like in Walter Mitty story. so I think of writing about childhood having flashbacks of past. but i not know how starting it off.
Wednesday, February 1, 2012 at 10:10pm

IMPROVING YOUR 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, February 1, 2012 at 8:58pm

math
estimating products writing to explain .each video game at an arcade requires 375 tokens. tom has 2,000 tokens . he said he can play 6 games. is he correct ? explain.
Tuesday, January 31, 2012 at 8:27pm

Math
of 250 candidates writing a exam, 147 passed in math,150 pass in chemistry and 85 pass subjects B)calculate the number of students who pass i)pass math only ii)pass chemistry only iii)passed neither iv)pass only one subject
Monday, January 30, 2012 at 9:41pm

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