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English 9R - Civil Disobedience Essay Check (PLZ!)
Please check my essay for any grammar errors and anything, because my English teacher grades HARD and I really want a 100 on this essay. I spend HOURS writing this and I really appreciate if you check. Thank You! :) here it is: Civil disobedience is "refusal to obey laws ...
Wednesday, April 9, 2014 at 6:38pm

Algebra
I may not be writing this right... What is the simpliest form for the product? [(x + 1) / (x^2 – 25)] * [(x +5) / (x^2 +8x +7)]
Wednesday, April 9, 2014 at 4:50pm

Educational tech-1 question
Use the text below written by Connections Education in 2012 to answer the following questions. The Second Industrial Revolution was not just marked by new inventions. New business practices were invented that transformed America’s economy. Between 1869–1910, the ...
Tuesday, April 8, 2014 at 7:23pm

English
1. Stop at the red light. 2. Stop on the red light. (Which preposition should we use?) 3. Turn slightly right. 4. This is a one-way street. (Are both grammatical?) 5. Fill it up with regular unleaded, please. 6. Fill her up with regular, please. 7. Fill it up with the unleaded...
Monday, April 7, 2014 at 11:02pm

Theology
Describe in writing what it feels like to be given another chance (unlimited chances from God), and the transformation and hope that can accompany that moment.”
Monday, April 7, 2014 at 10:14pm

Single Room, Earth View by Sally Ride--Help!
This regards the story "Single Room, Earth View" by Sally Ride. Choose one of the following quotations; then in a few paragraphs, discuss how Sally Ride's observations support or refute the quotation. Quotations: 1. "Observation is a passive science, ...
Monday, April 7, 2014 at 10:07pm

Biographical Essay Evaluation (Writeacher)
I tried to eliminate as much wordiness as I could. What final revisions do you suggest? "Freedom has always been one of my favorite things about summer. For ten weeks, I am free of schoolwork, poor grades, and disappointment. Thus, my freedom in the summer lessens stress...
Monday, April 7, 2014 at 8:05pm

English
1. How is paraphrasing different from summarizing? A.) Paraphrasing uses quotation marks B.) Paraphrasing only contains the most important details C.) Paraphrasing expresses the same concept with different wording I think it is B or C..? 2. You are writing a paper about ...
Monday, April 7, 2014 at 8:05pm

Biographical Essay Evaluation (Writeacher)
Second and third paragraph: "Leisure time is another one of my favorite things about summer. My free time in summer brings me happiness beyond belief. It enables me to spend time with my family and to take part in the things they wish to do. It enables me to live life ...
Monday, April 7, 2014 at 2:00am

Biographical Essay Evaluation (Writeacher)(All)
This is my entire, revised essay. "A strong sense of freedom is one of my favorite things about summer. My freedom in summer lessens stress. It protects me from the pressure of incomplete schoolwork. It shields me from the worry of disappointing grades and shoddy ...
Saturday, April 5, 2014 at 3:55pm

Biographical Essay Evaluation (Writeacher)
Third paragraph: "Nevertheless, despite my love for summer freedom, there are a couple of things I missed about school. Learning new and self-improving information, for instance, is one of them. How relieved I remember feeling when my teacher, Mrs. Pfiefer, told me ...
Saturday, April 5, 2014 at 3:54pm

english writing
what is the best way to start a memoir about my first job experience? thank you
Saturday, April 5, 2014 at 9:53am

Sentence Completion
Which word best completes this sentence? 1. Although the biographer claimed to admire his subject, his writing had a ______ tone. A. Tumultuous B. Sentimental C. Condescending D. Poignant I think the word that best completes this sentence is either a. or b. but I'm not ...
Friday, April 4, 2014 at 8:09pm

English II B
A student has completed a freewriting exercise. The result is a paragraph exploring the general theme of war in a literary text. What is the next step in the writing process? 1.gathering details 2.beginning an outline 3.writing an introduction 4.narrowing the topic Need help ...
Thursday, April 3, 2014 at 10:56pm

English
What is the purpose of prewriting in the writing process? A) to help polish your writing B) to find details to complete paragraphs C) to organize your thoughts within a draft D) to help develop a topic for writing
Thursday, April 3, 2014 at 7:53pm

english
embed a portion of the following qoute by writing your own introductory phrase and properly citing your source at the end of the sentence. "If you are considering a career in law, English is actually one of the best majors to consider as an undergraduate. The skills you ...
Sunday, March 30, 2014 at 2:50pm

Persuasive Writing help
I'm writing a persuasive request but English is not my native language. I've done many drafting and revising, but still not sure. so I would be grateful if you could show me what I did wrong and the correct way to revise it. Thanks "Dear xxx, I would like to ...
Thursday, March 27, 2014 at 9:29pm

Composition
How does taking observations obstruct or halt the writing process
Thursday, March 27, 2014 at 2:48am

english essay
* I need help writing research essay. The topic is to write about an issue or problem that you want to change. Well, I am mostly interested in Science, particularly Chemistry and Nature.
Wednesday, March 26, 2014 at 6:09pm

English/Social Studies
I'm writing an essay and need help coming up with economic reasons to to be against Caps on Punitive Damages. Google is not turning up what I need. I need how will implementing this program be bad economically?
Wednesday, March 26, 2014 at 2:36pm

Chemistry
Write the reactions that occur for the benzoic acid/sodium benzoate buffer when you react it with HNO3 and KOH. How would I go about writing it? Thanks.
Wednesday, March 26, 2014 at 1:20pm

english
i have a question say you're writing a sentence such as "I ate apples, bananas, oranges, and grapes." is there a comma before 'and' or no?
Tuesday, March 25, 2014 at 9:49pm

Treaty of Paris, quick question, thanks! ☺
The Treaty of Paris in part included returning to where exactly? I cannot remember and I am writing a paper for school in which I need to know where they went to. Thanks! ☺ ~katt
Monday, March 24, 2014 at 5:39pm

Plays
When I'm writing the list of characters in a dramatic scene, are the names of the characters capitalized?
Sunday, March 23, 2014 at 6:00pm

Dramatic Scene
When writing a script for a dramatic scene, are the characters listed horizontally or vertically?
Sunday, March 23, 2014 at 3:07pm

reading
ok so im lost in my essay i don't know what to do i can't find one that i like i cahnged my subtopic to how the maycomb disease influenced the arrest, testimony, and verdict in Tom Robinsons trial. but when it comes to writing the body paragraph im lost becuase i don...
Sunday, March 23, 2014 at 1:48pm

Basic Spanish
My grandson need tutoring in basic Spanish to improve translate from Spanish to English in writing assignments, &grammar . Do you have review , similar to Khanacademy ? He needs tutoring to improve basic Spanish , has no tutoring in his school. Thank you
Sunday, March 23, 2014 at 8:46am

English
I'm writing about hearing a certain song can take you back to a moment in your past. I know that the 1st paragraph is thesis and the 2nd is explain what song reflects on past and why. I don't know what i should in include in the 3rd paragraph
Friday, March 21, 2014 at 11:08pm

literacy
im in grade 10 and if i do the osslt literacy practice tests. will someone on here mark my writing tasks? i can mark the multiple choice questions on my own but i just need someone to mark the writing stuff
Friday, March 21, 2014 at 10:41pm

writing
How many supporting details should you develop to back up your thesis?
Friday, March 21, 2014 at 4:45pm

writing
Which of the following does not belong in a conclusion paragraph?
Friday, March 21, 2014 at 4:43pm

Language Arts
Why is the statement "The bill will be too harsh" an opinion? a. it can be proved b. it can be supported with evidence c. it is someones belief ** d. it is true. Which statement is an appeal to emotions? a. The bill unfairly targets one group for unusually harsh ...
Friday, March 21, 2014 at 12:57pm

Language arts help!!
1–6, read the play excerpt below and answer the questions that follow. Jaws of the Water ACT TWO At rise we see DAD, TINA, and MARK rushing in and out of the living room. Each enters carrying important items—such as sleeping bags, rain gear, and gallons of water—...
Thursday, March 20, 2014 at 8:20pm

English??
I am writing a recommendation paper on the type of medication to treat ADD/ADHD.. does anyone have an interesting idea for a title?? maybe something joke-ish? i cant think of anything and my teacher said it has to be something to 'draw the audience in'
Wednesday, March 19, 2014 at 11:28am

Term Paper question
I've started writing a term paper and wondering if there is anyone or any place that I could submit my paper and get feedback before it's graded? It's worth a large portion of my grade & I'd like someone to review it when I'm done.
Tuesday, March 18, 2014 at 10:52pm

english-essay writing topic
what is a good topic to write about for a personal essay? it has to be something that is meaningful. PLEASE HELP ASAP!!!
Tuesday, March 18, 2014 at 9:30pm

Language Art (Please Check)
1.B 2.A 3.B 1.which of the following is an example of a primary source? A.article written by an expert on the event B.letter from the time of the event C.website 2.When gathering information for a research paper,why is making a source card a good idea? A.so when you write your...
Tuesday, March 18, 2014 at 5:46pm

English
I have to write a paper on an author and then effectively persuade the audience that this author is an important and influential writer who should be included in the curriculum for a college writing course. I chose Ernest Hemingway. This is my thesis - Hemingway's ...
Tuesday, March 18, 2014 at 12:24pm

English
Which literary writing style uses humor to comment on serious subject matter? Answers are Satire Essay Tragedy Allegory Thanks
Monday, March 17, 2014 at 1:50pm

Environmental Concern Speech
I am struggling to prepare a environmental concern speech that must consist of 2-minutes' worth of writing. In fact, I am torn and conflicted about which concern to chose: deforestation, pollution, or neglect of nature. What do you think? Which do you think will be the ...
Monday, March 17, 2014 at 12:18pm

English
I am writing an essay on honor killing and i don't know what to put for my "call for action?" PLEASE HELP
Saturday, March 15, 2014 at 3:51pm

Writing Skills Writing Assignment
I am trying to complete a 750 to 1000 word essay but I completely have no clue what to write about and my writing skills is a bit lacking. It needs to be about a personal experience. I have more info if needed.This is the final paper result. Your final paper should be at least...
Friday, March 14, 2014 at 12:42am

ECE
Flannel board stories encourage the language arts skill of __________ more than other skills. A. listening B. writing C. speaking D. reading
Wednesday, March 12, 2014 at 8:34pm

chemistry
i need help with writing nomenclature for the formula and the compounds examples: Sodium bisulphate hydroiodic acid ammonium dihydrogen phosphate Zn(HCrO4)2 Calcium metal ferrous bromide sodium carbide phosphate radical liquid mercury plumbic oxide auric carbonite sodium ...
Tuesday, March 11, 2014 at 6:57pm

English
I'm writing a personal essay for an internship. Is everything in this essay clarified? Where can I expand? I don't know about you but I like living. And in order for me (and those who proceed me) to live a nice, long and happy life, we have to do something about the ...
Tuesday, March 11, 2014 at 3:52am

English
I need to re word this paragraph. Hemingway's distinctive writing style is characterized by economy and understatement, and had a significant influence on the development of the 20th century fiction writing. His protagonists are typically stoical men who exhibit an ideal ...
Monday, March 10, 2014 at 3:36pm

algebra
Stacy wants to build a triangular sand box for her son. Using the figure below, calculate the area of the triangular box, writing the answer as a polynomial. (Hint: A=1/2bh) x+2 7x-1 2x+6
Sunday, March 9, 2014 at 11:24pm

English
The writing style that shows the irrationality of human existence is called? Answers are Safire Tragedy Comedy Absurdist Thanks
Sunday, March 9, 2014 at 11:35am

english
Give me some quotes for writing a para about oscar wilde's caught sneezing
Saturday, March 8, 2014 at 7:29pm

english
Can anyone give me some quotes for writing a para about water scarcity
Friday, March 7, 2014 at 9:01pm

english
Can anyone give me some quotes for writing a para about 9/11?
Friday, March 7, 2014 at 8:55pm

english
Can anyone give me some quotes which i could use for writing a para describing the story 'the model millionaire'?
Friday, March 7, 2014 at 8:10pm

Language Art (Please Check)
please check....i also put the deffinitons just in case... 1.which of the following might be considered a tedious job? A.designing video games(i PICK THIS A.) B.writing an advice column C.bagging groceries 2.A person who shows bigotry is likely to have feelings of A.pride B....
Thursday, March 6, 2014 at 5:08pm

writing
A. The tone of his paper was not original. B. He had too many grammatical errors. C. The overall ideas in his essay were not fully developed. D. The flow of his essay was inconsistent. I chose C, what do you think?
Thursday, March 6, 2014 at 1:13am

English
Prose is writing that does not posses___and____?fill in the blank answers are emotion thought, meter rhythm, theme genre none of the above thanks
Wednesday, March 5, 2014 at 9:44pm

English III
Neat People vs. Sloppy People By Suzanne Britt I’ve finally figured out the difference between neat people and sloppy people. The distinction is, as always, moral. Neat people are lazier and meaner than sloppy people. Sloppy people, you see, are not really sloppy. Their ...
Wednesday, March 5, 2014 at 12:36pm

AED
I am a little confused on how I go about writing these? Go to the National Access Network website and review the educational funding issues for South Dakota. Try to find information about the affect of school choice options on educational funding. From DQ 1, describe how ...
Tuesday, March 4, 2014 at 11:03pm

algebra
The sum of two numbers is 30 and their difference is 2. Find the two numbers by writing and solving a system of equations.
Tuesday, March 4, 2014 at 10:54pm

Chemistry
I am learning the different types of chemical reactions synthesis, decomposition, single displacement, and double displacement I am also learning skeletal equations word equations and balancing the equations I know how to balance equations if I am given the formula in symbols ...
Monday, March 3, 2014 at 11:29am

computers
1. It is important to include voice and point of view in writing because (1 point) A. It helps the reader understand the characters feelings and emotions B. It adds more words to the story C. It makes the information stand out D. It makes the story more important 2. A venn ...
Monday, March 3, 2014 at 9:43am

English
I am writing about an argument advertising essay and right now I am writing about the the NERF Fire-strike blaster. In the commercial it uses a fast, upbeat music but how do I relate it to "fire" (how is fire similar to upbeat and fast"?
Sunday, March 2, 2014 at 11:03pm

Alegbra
The length of a pool is 3 feet more than twice its width. If the perimeter of the pool is 72 feet, find the dimensions of the pool by writing and solving a system of equations.
Sunday, March 2, 2014 at 8:44pm

pre algebre
nee help adding/subtracting fractions, x represents a number, solve by writing answer as integer or simple fraction.
Sunday, March 2, 2014 at 6:16pm

english
i need help writing an essay on lord of the rings
Sunday, March 2, 2014 at 1:32pm

English
I need help writing a villanelle.
Thursday, February 27, 2014 at 7:46pm

Sensory writing
A student responded to my question last night, however help was not received. At any event, this was my question I struggle with sensory writing. We are to write a sense of place story based on what we saw at a site we were designated to go view.. Mine was a ballet class. ...
Thursday, February 27, 2014 at 10:26am

Alegbra
The length of a pool is 3 feet more than twice its width. If the perimeter of the pool is 72 feet, find the dimensions of the pool by writing and solving a system of equations.
Thursday, February 27, 2014 at 1:31am

Alegbra
The sum of two numbers is 30 and their difference is 2. Find the two numbers by writing and solving a system of equations.
Thursday, February 27, 2014 at 1:28am

Sensory writing
I struggle with sensory writing. We are to write a sense of place story based on what we saw at a site we were designated to go view.. Mine was a ballet class. Anyone mind proofreading my story. A class located in a big squared lukewarm studio with nearly 30 ballet students. ...
Thursday, February 27, 2014 at 1:28am

Art- Check Answers- Please
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 among ...
Tuesday, February 25, 2014 at 8:04pm

Billy the kid Essay
Need Help Writing he body of my essay. approximately 550 to 750 words
Monday, February 24, 2014 at 12:39pm

algebra
Solve the problem by writing an inequality in the perimeter of a rectangular picture frame must be less than 180in. and width is 26in. what must the height of the frame be
Sunday, February 23, 2014 at 10:30pm

history
1. What was described as the ' hardest work " slaves did ? ( 1point ) A. work in the rice fields B . Work in the tobacco fields C. Work in the lumber business D. Work loading and unloading ships in port 2. which of the follow best describes the social class of a small...
Sunday, February 23, 2014 at 10:27pm

Algebra
Discuss the steps necessary to carry out each activity. Describe briefly what each line looks like in relation to the original given line. Answer these two questions briefly in your own words: What does it mean for one line to be parallel to another? What does it mean for one...
Thursday, February 20, 2014 at 11:53pm

Research Report
I have written an outline for my research report and I am now writing my report, but I'm finding it hard to see how I can use parts of my outline in my report. Do I include my outline in my report and change it as necessary? How exactly does this work?
Wednesday, February 19, 2014 at 12:24pm

history
1. What was described as the ' hardest work " slaves did ? ( 1point ) A. work in the rice fields B . Work in the tobacco fields C. Work in the lumber business D. Work loading and unloading ships in port 2. which of the follow best describes the social class of a small...
Tuesday, February 18, 2014 at 11:13am

Drama
Can you read this and give me some idea about how I should block the scene because I have to perform it. Hi, I'm William Shakespeare. I had disappeared from the records for seven years. Many rumors flew around, including that I liked to poach. They say I had to leave ...
Monday, February 17, 2014 at 10:21pm

English
Can you check if there's grammar mistakes in this monologue, if there is, can you correct it for me. Hi, I'm William Shakespeare. I had disappeared from the records for seven years. Many rumors flew around, including that I liked to poach. They say I had to leave ...
Monday, February 17, 2014 at 1:56pm

English
Can you read this essay first, and then tell me how I should block the scene and perform it, I have no idea how I should do this. Hi, I'm William Shakespeare. I had disappeared from the records for seven years. Many rumors flew around, including that I liked to poach. They...
Sunday, February 16, 2014 at 7:16pm

English-help me please
Can you change the hard English words to easy ones and make the long sentences a little bit short for me? I have to memorize it and perform it, so I need this monologue to be easier. Monologue:Shakespeare's relationship with Robert Greene For seven years, I was disappeared...
Sunday, February 16, 2014 at 2:24pm

Health/Writing
So I'm writing a story about a guy who gets brain tumor because of a car accident. I know it may be a stupid question, but how can someone retrieve tumor in such a situation? Or where can radiation, enough to give cancer, be found. Maybe a place or a truck or something ...
Saturday, February 15, 2014 at 6:43pm

English help
I'm writing an expository essay about a "perfect mate" how should I write my thesis statement?
Wednesday, February 12, 2014 at 9:17pm

english
need help with writing a five-sentence paragraph using chronological order on signing on to my homepage is simple
Tuesday, February 11, 2014 at 9:30pm

english
I MUST A DESCRIPTIVE ESSAY OF 350 WORDS AND MY TOPIC IS A YOUR DREAM HOUSE IN RUBRIC FORMAT, I DO NOT KNOW WHERE TO START AND HOW TO GO ABOUT WRITING THIS ESSAY, PLEASE HELP, PLEASE HELP.
Tuesday, February 11, 2014 at 4:15am

writing and linear equations
the measure of one angle is described as twelve more than four times a number. its supplement is twice as large. find the measure of each angle.
Monday, February 10, 2014 at 9:26pm

Writing
I'm not sure how to develop a good plot about some kind of fantasy-like war without making it seem like I'm copying someone, or without making it so complex to the point where I don't know how to write it. Are there any good tips on making sure you come up with a ...
Monday, February 10, 2014 at 7:51pm

writing
When you are in school, almost any Subject seems a potential area for a good job. what correction should be made in this sentence? 1)replace you are with one is 2)remove the comma after school 3)change Subject to subject 4)insert a comma after area 5)no correction necessary
Monday, February 10, 2014 at 1:02pm

Grammar
Is this grammatically correct? "Writing—Novel Response #1."
Monday, February 10, 2014 at 11:37am

english
need a help on writing a poster .
Sunday, February 9, 2014 at 7:13am

Quick English help
So I'm writing an essay about explaining why people should speak up and address issues that matter in the world today but I don't know what to say in each pargraph. (4 paragraphs) could someone help me?!? Thanks so much!!!
Saturday, February 8, 2014 at 11:49am

Writing Evaluation (Writeacher!)
What do you think? Have I written according to the directions? What improvements do you suggest? Write 2 paragraphs describing Annie Johnson's sitation ("New Directions" by Maya Angelou.) A: Annie Johnson’s situation shows the familiar struggle that many ...
Wednesday, February 5, 2014 at 1:49pm

english/writing
does my thesis statement make sense? is it clear? any suggestions are welcomed In "The Love Song of J Alfred Prufrock," T.S. Eliot used Prufrock to symbolize modern man's fruitless struggle to find self-worth, love, and insecurities of owns appearance. thank you! :D
Tuesday, February 4, 2014 at 9:06pm

Anatomy and Physiology
. A 32-year-old man has trouble tying his shoelaces, writing, and walking in a straight line. A computed tomographic (special x-ray) scan of the brain would likely reveal that the man has an abnormality in the A. cerebellum. B. brain stem. C. diencephalon. D. cerebrum.
Tuesday, February 4, 2014 at 6:17pm

english(check answers)
which of these sentences shows correct comma usage? A.Yes i enjoy writing poetry in my spare time.(I PICK THIS) B.After,a while,i suppose,the boy became less scared of the new girl. C.By the end of the first stanza,i had guessed that the new kid was a girl.(I PICKED THIS) D....
Tuesday, February 4, 2014 at 1:43pm

english(check answers)
please check answers 7.which of these sentences shows correct comma usage? A.Yes i enjoy writing poetry in my spare time.(I PICK THIS) B.After,a while,i suppose,the boy became less scared of the new girl. C.By the end of the first stanza,i had guessed that the new kid was a ...
Tuesday, February 4, 2014 at 1:26pm

english(2 Qs)
please answer these 2 questions. please 7..which of these sentences shows correct comma usage? A.Yes i enjoy writing poetry in my spare time. B.After,a while,i suppose,the boy became less scared of the new girl. C.By the end of the first stanza,i had guessed that the new kid ...
Tuesday, February 4, 2014 at 12:41pm

Writing
Which sentence is punctuated correctly? (To see that it's italicized, I quoted it in *) A. The article called "A Persistent Rebel" in *American History* magazine told about Elizabeth Blackwell. B. The article called *A Persistent Rebel* in *American History* ...
Tuesday, February 4, 2014 at 8:46am

Research Report
I'm doing a research report about the Stonehenge. My thesis is that even though the Stonehenge is so mysterious, it is still a wonderful piece of history. Currently, I'm writing the outline, and this asks me to write topic sentences for each of my three paragraphs. I ...
Monday, February 3, 2014 at 6:09pm

Writing Evaluation (Writeacher!)
What do you think? Does this paragraph require any improvements? What do you suggest? Should I include more? Write a paragraph describing Rosa Park's courage. What I have written: Rosa Parks was an African-American woman who, at the age of 42, had the courage to say "...
Monday, February 3, 2014 at 4:31pm

Writing Evaluation (Writeacher!)
What do you think? Do these paragraphs require any improvements? What do you suggest? 1. Write a paragraph discussing the courage demonstrated by Martin Luther King Jr. What I have written: Throughout the nation, Martin Luther King, Jr. is remembered as a man of exceptional ...
Monday, February 3, 2014 at 4:12pm

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