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Language Arts
Which poem compares an athlete's drive to compete to a wild animal? A."The Women's 400 Meters" B."To James" C."Slam, Dunk, & Hook" My answer is C.Am I right?
Monday, April 29, 2013 at 12:44pm

english.
1. Read the following stanza from “Alone”: Lying, thinking Last night How to find my soul a home Where water is not thirsty And bread loaf is not stone I came up with one thing And I don’t believe I’m wrong That nobody, But nobody Can make it out here alone...
Sunday, April 28, 2013 at 8:20pm

Language Arts
The word survivor comes from the Latin root vivere, meaning "to live." Which of the following words does not share the same origin? (1 point) vivid revive divide vitality My Answer: 1)C Is this correct?
Sunday, April 28, 2013 at 5:15pm

Eng B
An author of detictive novel is most lkely to use figurative language to A. Entertain the reader. B. help the reader visualize a character. C. suggest hidden meanings. D. mislead the reader. Answer is "B"
Sunday, April 28, 2013 at 4:09pm

Language Arts
I'd like to know if I answered these correctly. 1.Both the Whitman poem and the Dickinson poem are examples of poetry that? A. abandons conventional rhyme and meter. B. stresses the pangs of unrequited love. C.praises the work of ordinary people. D. captures the cadence of...
Friday, April 26, 2013 at 11:23am

language arts Ms. Sue please
1. Which of the following is an example of metaphor? (1 point) an overwhelming wave of embarrassment as harmless as a newborn chick a hissing and slithering snake 2. When writing a poem, sensory details are used to (1 point) compare two unlike things or concepts. give human ...
Thursday, April 25, 2013 at 8:37pm

Language arts plz help~!
1. The narrator's introduction describes the "dimensions of imagination." This tells you that this selection is likely to be (1 point) historical. factual. fictional. poetic. 2. What is the following sentence? [There is a pause and the camera moves over to a shot...
Thursday, April 25, 2013 at 3:53pm

english home language literature
What does the opening sentence imply about Gatsby's parties?
Thursday, April 25, 2013 at 3:43am

7th Grade Language- Arts Ms.Sue~!
3. Where should you insert a colon in this sentence? Interview the following people Dave, Barb, Jose, and Mary Ann. (1 point) after following after people after Jose nowhere 4. Which sentence does not include an abbreviation? (1 point) The movie starts at 12:45 p.m. Dr. Ross ...
Wednesday, April 24, 2013 at 7:49pm

government
Is fiscal policy the same thing as a fiscal cliff? If not, then how do they differ? Also what are some important policies in foreign countries that affected citizens their citizens?
Monday, April 22, 2013 at 10:07pm

Language Arts
How are video games educational? Can you list some ideas?
Saturday, April 20, 2013 at 9:51pm

COOP Exam?? (practice)
Is there any online COOP exam I can practice to pass that COOP exam I'm taking (I'm applying to catholic high school. It's a private school). This what it will be on the exam: Test 1 Sequences This test measures the student’s ability to comprehend a rule or ...
Saturday, April 20, 2013 at 5:52pm

social civics
Ambassador (a.) are most often recruited in the United States from the career diplomatic service (b.) have a legislation as their headquarters in a foreign country (c.) perform the same functions but have a higher rank than ministers
Friday, April 19, 2013 at 10:33am

bege101
State the distinguishing features of Literature as a mode of language use by citing examples
Friday, April 19, 2013 at 12:59am

english first additional language
traditional african mariage is an advantage for men only not women.True or false,reason why or why not,Write two paragraphs
Thursday, April 18, 2013 at 4:55pm

english firt additional language
english is the landscape of opportunity.Why brother to teach indegenous?
Thursday, April 18, 2013 at 4:47pm

Math
This needs to be worked backwards. Four classmates are comparing the number of pages that they have read in a novel assigned for their language-arts class. Ken has read twice as many pages as Jenny. Alicia has read 18 pages more than Jenny and 11 pages more than Mark. Mark has...
Thursday, April 18, 2013 at 3:44pm

Math
Four classmates are comparing the number of pages that they have read in a novel assigned for their language-arts class. Ken has read twice as many pages as Jenny. Alicia has read 18 pages more than Jenny and 11 pages more than Mark. Mark has read 38 pages. How many pages has ...
Thursday, April 18, 2013 at 3:22pm

7th Grade Language- Arts Ms.Sue
1. Descriptive writing features (1 point) arguments intended to persuade the reader. a predominance of facts over opinions. the use of sensory details. 2. Which of the following sentences contains sensory details? (1 point) It rained all day and all night. The rain tapped on ...
Thursday, April 18, 2013 at 2:02pm

language arts Ms. Sue please last question
5. Identify the verb in the following sentence. As of next Saturday, Adam will have been gone for ten days. (1 point) will will have will have been will have been gone is the answer "will have been gone"?
Wednesday, April 17, 2013 at 7:46pm

language arts Ms. Sue please
Monitoring comprehension by rereading can be especially useful in understanding the meaning of difficult words. (1 point) true false Is the answer "true"?
Wednesday, April 17, 2013 at 7:14pm

URGENT language arts question~!
1. Which of the following is an example of a dependent event? (1 point) flipping two coins rolling a number cube and spinning a spinner choosing two scoops of ice cream choosing a cookie at random, eating it, and then choosing another at random 2. Which of the following is an ...
Wednesday, April 17, 2013 at 1:04pm

English
River Traffic The great rivers roll on their way to the sea. And young men and boys ride on flat-bottomed boats That carry great cargoes of lumber and wheat To farms and the markets in blistering heat In America’s South where the boats sell their loads. The crews leave ...
Tuesday, April 16, 2013 at 2:38pm

english
what is the pronoun and antecedent in this sentence. Scientists have tried to teach sign language to chimps, but Kaatu could not learn it.
Monday, April 15, 2013 at 10:48pm

language arts & writing
My apartment has 2 bedrooms. My apartment has 1 1/2 bathrooms. a)comma b)and c)or d)but e)because
Monday, April 15, 2013 at 10:44pm

language arts & writing
My apartment has 2 bedrooms. My apartment has 1 1/2 bathrooms. a)comma b)and c)or d)but e)because
Monday, April 15, 2013 at 10:43pm

English
1. Which of the following would not be a good strategy for delivering a speech? Make sure your presentation equipment is running properly. *Start talking over the audience to quiet them down. Use correct grammar and well-formed sentences. Look directly at the members of your ...
Monday, April 15, 2013 at 4:34pm

english
each of the following sentences as periodic, cumulative, or inverted, and punctuate each correctly. Identify 1. Nowwhen I had-mastered the language of this water and had come to know every trifling feature that bordered the great river as familiarly I knew the letters of the ...
Sunday, April 14, 2013 at 7:20pm

HSS
How the Swahili language came being
Sunday, April 14, 2013 at 2:11pm

URGENT language arts question~!
Which of the following compound words is spelled incorrectly? (1 point) afternoon teamate masterpiece earring My Answer: 1)B Is this correct? .
Friday, April 12, 2013 at 10:51pm

URGENT LANGUAGE ARTS URGENT~!
Which answer explains why there isn’t a hyphen between well and behaved in the following sentence? The students were so well behaved that Ms. Irvin dismissed them early. (1 point) The words well and behaved don’t end in -ly. The words well and behaved are on the same...
Friday, April 12, 2013 at 10:09pm

Psychology
Danette knows she is not at all like her parents. She could never be like them. She is her own unique person. Her style of dress, mannerisms, and language emphasize her uniqueness. According to Erkison, Danette is attempting to establish: A. permanence. B. generativity. C. ...
Friday, April 12, 2013 at 9:43am

English Language Arts
What does CUPS stand for? i know that C stands for Capitalzation, P stands for Punctuation, and Sstands for Spelling but what is U?
Thursday, April 11, 2013 at 5:45pm

English Language Arts
Give examples of three transitional expression.
Thursday, April 11, 2013 at 5:25pm

HIGH SCHOOL DIPLOMA - Writing Skills 1
1. Which of the following is correct in regard to the use of formal English? A. Formal English is used more frequently in speaking than in writing. B. In formal business correspondence, it's best keep the language impersonal. C. Contractions are considered acceptable in ...
Thursday, April 11, 2013 at 4:25pm

language arts
Melissa was not going to let Randy own the whole chorus . Q . the sentence means that Melissa ? A. wont let randy decide who will record the song . B. doesnt want randy to write the whole chorus c. wont let randy take credit for writing the whole song d doesnt want to help ...
Wednesday, April 10, 2013 at 8:10pm

language arts
she needed a hook a line that would make the audience feel singers isolation. Q. what is the meaning of the word isolation as it is used in this sentence A. being alone b. being angry c. being restless d. being confused i dont understand so can You Give me a hint i think its ...
Wednesday, April 10, 2013 at 8:06pm

language
Analogies 1. war:peace::soldier:_____________ marine, captain, conscientious objector, sailor 2. piccolo:flute::violin:_______ cello, saxaphone, trumpet, bass drum 3. strengthen:build up::atrophy:_______ circulatory system, death,muscles, waste away 1.marine 2. cello 3. waste ...
Wednesday, April 10, 2013 at 12:36am

language arts
During the lecture at Florida state, the audience of scientist was curious about how the guest speaker would treat the topic of life on other planets Q : what is the meaning of the word treat at is used in the sentence? A : To pay another persons expenses B : to deal with a ...
Tuesday, April 9, 2013 at 7:33pm

language arts
During the lecture at Florida state, the audience of scientist was curious about how the guest speaker would treat the topic of life on other planets Q : what is the meaning of the word treat at is used in the sentence? A : To pay another persons expenses B : to deal with a ...
Tuesday, April 9, 2013 at 3:07pm

language arts
During the lecture at Florida state, the audience of scientist was curious about how the guest speaker would treat the topic of life on other planets Q : what is the meaning of the word treat at is used in the sentence? A : To pay another persons expenses B : to deal with a ...
Tuesday, April 9, 2013 at 2:40pm

language arts
No One ever thought the Lake Land DreadNaughts would beat the Tampa Sickles . So when it finally happened , the Dreadnaughts Fans were euphoric. Q : Wich of these is the closest in meaning to euphoric as is used in the sentence ? A : embarrassed B : overjoyed C : challenged D...
Tuesday, April 9, 2013 at 2:21pm

language arts
" Never one to give up, Margo worked Tenaciously to land a part on Prancing with the stars, and her tireless efforts finally paid off". Q : What Is the meaning of the word tenaciously as is used in the sentence? A : Hesitantly B : curiously C : lazily D : persistently
Tuesday, April 9, 2013 at 2:14pm

English (Check Please)
1. The speaker’s use of many exclamation points and imperative statements in “Beat! Beat! Drums!” helps readers feel the tone’s (Points : 3) humor. urgency. quiet calm. high spirits. 2. With what kind of life are the images in the second stanza of “...
Monday, April 8, 2013 at 12:11pm

business
define foreign trade
Monday, April 8, 2013 at 5:45am

grammar English
I am writing about interviewing Deaf Persons for my ASL research paper. The first person is Christian DeGuzman. He is profoundly deaf since birth, and about 2 or 3 years old later they found out that he was deaf that’s why. Christian grew up in Bay Area, went to ...
Saturday, April 6, 2013 at 10:21pm

cultural diversity
a speaker you over heard saying____was employing litrate style oral language.
Friday, April 5, 2013 at 11:57pm

Biology
Explain the role of white blood cells in the body's defense against foreign substances.
Friday, April 5, 2013 at 10:50am

7th Grade Language Arts
2. The word antagonize, often used in sports, means "to provoke hostility." The word contains the root anti-, meaning "against." Which of the following words contains the same root? (1 point) antique anticipation antidepressant 3. Reading your poem aloud is...
Thursday, April 4, 2013 at 9:56pm

7th Grade Language Arts
The word simulation originally refers to the act of imitating. What meaning of the word is used in this excerpt from "What Makes Teens Tick?" "In an experiment using a driving-simulation game, he studied teens and adults as they decided whether to run a yellow ...
Thursday, April 4, 2013 at 9:01pm

7th Grade Language Arts
2. What type of figurative language is used in this line of "Growing Pains"? She said my room was a pigsty. (1 point) personification metaphor simile 4. Which of the following sentences is correct? (1 point) When the lions approach, the herd of buffalo run toward the...
Thursday, April 4, 2013 at 8:22pm

early childhood
By six to twelve months of age an infant is a specialist in his own native language. Explain.
Thursday, April 4, 2013 at 8:00pm

early chilhood
If an early childhood teacher were to learn a second language along with learning Standard English, what language should it be?
Thursday, April 4, 2013 at 7:55pm

early childhood
Name four elements of successful English-language leaner programs for preschoolers.
Thursday, April 4, 2013 at 7:51pm

English
Which of the following is NOT true about persuasive speaking compared to informative speaking? A. Involves more emotional appeal. B. Asks for commitment from the audience. C. Impartial point of view. D. Emotion-evoking language. is it C
Thursday, April 4, 2013 at 4:27pm

English
1. When Elizabeth made a speech presentation demonstrating how to create an effective PowerPoint Presentation, her speech is about: A. events. B. processes. C. concepts. D. objects. is it B 2. When speaking about abstract concepts, make them concrete to the audience by: A. ...
Thursday, April 4, 2013 at 2:34pm

7th Grade Language Arts
4. The Latin word alius means "other." Which of the following words contains this root? (1 point) alien alight alike alignment 5. The Anglo-Saxon root sla- means "to strike." Which of the following words does not share this root? (1 point) slap slaughter ...
Thursday, April 4, 2013 at 1:14pm

7th Grade Language Arts!
1. What type of figurative language is exemplified in the following sentence? The soup was mumbling and grumbling on the old stove. (1 point) personification metaphor simile 2. In writing a poem, sensory details are used to (1 point) compare two unlike things or concepts. give...
Wednesday, April 3, 2013 at 11:18pm

7th Grade Language Arts
3. In the sentence "How could anyone get Elbures out of that orchestra of sound?" what does the orchestra refer to? (1 point) a musical group played at Immigration the Spanish pronunciation of Alvarez the name Elbures the American pronunciation of Alvarez 4. The word...
Wednesday, April 3, 2013 at 9:28pm

7th Grade Language Arts
While reading Rudyard Kipling's poem "If," Fred imagined that the speaker was talking directly to him. This reading strategy is called (1 point) connecting. evaluating. interpreting. summarizing. My Answer: 1) A
Wednesday, April 3, 2013 at 5:35pm

government
congress shares power with the president in the field of foreign affairs. what other powers do congress and the president share? a judicial powers b postal powers c territorial powers d war powers
Tuesday, April 2, 2013 at 9:51pm

Public speaking
Attitudes, beliefs, values, and motivation are characteristics of: A. psychographics. B. demographics. C. the speaker’s profile. D. the audience’s response to the speech. is it B 2. Nicole was asked to speak to the French Club about her trip to Northern France. She ...
Tuesday, April 2, 2013 at 8:39pm

Philosophy
True or false 1.Friedrich Schleiermacher argued that to understand the meaning of the Bible or any other text, it is necessary to consider the time and place of its author(s), and to ascertain the intention of the author(s) in producing the text. True 2.Throughout his life ...
Tuesday, April 2, 2013 at 8:16pm

7th Grade Social Studies
1. Which of the following are accomplishments of the Incas? (1 point) pyramids floating gardens hieroglyphics roads and aqueducts 2. All of the following contributed to the Spanish victory over the Aztecs except (1 point) disease wiped out many of the Aztecs. native Americans ...
Tuesday, April 2, 2013 at 1:28pm

7th Grade Language Arts~!!!
What was the first South American nation to receive independence? (1 point) Chile Argentina Paraguay Brazil My Answer: 1) Argentina Is this correct?
Tuesday, April 2, 2013 at 12:28pm

7th Grade Language Arts URRGEENT!!!!
What was the first South American nation to receive independence? (1 point) Chile Argentina Paraguay Brazil ok this question IDK... however I think it's Chile OR Argentina though to be honest idk I've read the book 17 times (i counted) I looked it up in google (it didn...
Tuesday, April 2, 2013 at 2:08am

7th Grade Language Arts ~!!!!
1. Sentence fluency can be achieved by _______________. (1 point) adding appropriate transitions using technical terms avoiding long quotations 2. In order to establish the most appropriate voice in a research report, you should consider _______________. (1 point) who the ...
Monday, April 1, 2013 at 9:23pm

7th Grade Language Arts
Cultural context involves all of the following except the group's __________. (1 point) values wealth customs I think its wealth.. but not sure, am i correct?
Monday, April 1, 2013 at 8:59pm

English
Word box adhere affirm atrocity audition cope deter disquieting empower fluent lag mangle misapprehension optimist prowl stupefy sulky supplement surge trait unscrupulous 1.He is so careless in handling his textbooks that by the end of the term he has practically ____ all of ...
Monday, April 1, 2013 at 7:08pm

7th Grade Language Arts
1. Read these two short sentences: There was a blizzard. Nearly 20,000 homes in the metro area lost power. Choose the correct subordinating conjunction to combine them into this sentence: ____ the blizzard, nearly 20,000 homes in the metro area lost power. (1 point) Although ...
Friday, March 29, 2013 at 8:54pm

language arts Ms. Sue please
5. Which of the following sentences is punctuated correctly? (1 point) I'd like to go outside but I need to finish my homework first. Since Bobby's birthday is in July he isn't able to celebrate with his classmates. Even if I have to do it myself I will fix the gym...
Friday, March 29, 2013 at 7:06pm

language arts
true or false. 1. it is easy to walk across something impassable. 2. ice sheets floating on water are called floes. 3. land that is barren has many plants and animals. 4. a crevasse is a deep crack.
Friday, March 29, 2013 at 5:59pm

AP Macroeconomics
Japan, the European Union, Canada, and Mexico have flexible exchange rates. Suppose Japan attracts an increased amount of investment from the European Union. Using a correctly labeled graph of the loanable funds market in Japan, show the effect of the increase in foreign ...
Thursday, March 28, 2013 at 2:54pm

Social Studies Ms. Sue please
Sorry there are so many questions!!!! 1. The economic centers of the Northeast are the region's __________. (1 point) farms fisheries forests cities 2. Two major ports in the South are ______________________. (1 point) Atlanta and Dalton Raleigh and Austin Miami and New ...
Wednesday, March 27, 2013 at 9:35pm

7th Grade Social Studies
1. Which statement best describes the government of Canada? (1 point) The monarch of Britain has total control over Canada. The Canadian parliament is ruled by the United States. Canada has complete power over its own government. The prime minister is the monarch of Canada. 2...
Wednesday, March 27, 2013 at 9:24pm

Language Arts (unfortunately, once again)
I hate to ask a similar question twice, but I am unable to describe the relationship between slain : snail :: flair : frail. I know the first three of five letters are switched, so would my relationship phrase be "switched" or "is switched to?"
Tuesday, March 26, 2013 at 7:06pm

Language Arts
pixie : giant :: kitten : lion Write the relationship phrase you used to complete this analogy.
Tuesday, March 26, 2013 at 6:37pm

language arts Ms. Sue please
1. Read these two short sentences: There was a blizzard. Nearly 20,000 homes in the metro area lost power. Choose the correct subordinating conjunction to combine them into this sentence: _____ the blizzard, nearly 20,000 homes in the metro area lost power. (1 point) Although ...
Monday, March 25, 2013 at 7:14pm

English 12
Read the poem “the kiss” below and write a detailed analysis of the poem’s meaning and language. Questions: 1.) What is the poem about? 2.) who is speaking in the poem? to whom? 3.) how does the poem convey its message? a. How does the poem look on the page? -...
Saturday, March 23, 2013 at 10:56pm

language arts
what is the past tense of go
Saturday, March 23, 2013 at 8:31pm

language arts
what is the exact verb of swam
Saturday, March 23, 2013 at 3:50pm

language arts Ms. Sue please
1. Which of the following is not a function of a good thesis statement? (1 point) to establish the credibility of the author to focus the reader's attention on the main idea to present an interesting quote about the topic 2. Which of the following is the strongest thesis ...
Thursday, March 21, 2013 at 6:26pm

ela
"That suddenly above the bee is heard," Is this an example of sensory language? It pertains one of the 5 senses(hearing)so I'm assuming.
Thursday, March 21, 2013 at 4:20pm

Language Arts
Help Ms. Sue! Please check if I'm correct on this question. * Which of the sentences below is the best option for a thesis statement? A.) An after-school program at the community center might involve classes, sports, and other activities in which children can take part. B...
Tuesday, March 19, 2013 at 8:17pm

Language Arts
Need help figuring out which is the correct way to write the sentence. 1. In the summer we were going to the beach, and had a flat tire. 2. In the summer, when we were going to the beach, we had a flat tire. Thanks....
Tuesday, March 19, 2013 at 4:49pm

Art
These two technological advancements of the Industrial Revolution helped lead to the development of Impressionism. (1 point) the railroads and the printing press the railroads and photography photography and electric lighting the automobile and electric lighting 2. According ...
Tuesday, March 19, 2013 at 10:09am

calculus
assume that during the first 3 minutes after a foreign substance is introduced into the blood,the rate R'(t) at which new antibodies are produced(in thousands of antibodies per minute) is given by R'(t)=t/(t^2+1) where t is in minutes.find the total quantity of new ...
Tuesday, March 19, 2013 at 3:06am

language arts Ms. Sue please
4. "Brer" is dialect for briar. brother. Mister. brawny. 5. What is the main reason to ask questions as you read a story? to describe the characters to summarize the plot to identify the author’s purpose to aid in your comprehension My answers: 4. Mister. 5. to ...
Monday, March 18, 2013 at 7:23pm

Language Arts
what kind of behavior were greek myths meant to encourage? i think it is mainly to discourage selfishness and greed.
Monday, March 18, 2013 at 2:37pm

English
Hello. Please help me with the language problem. Do you think it's possible to use "before" in the following context: "The kids will not calm down before I buy this toy"? Thank you very much for help.
Monday, March 18, 2013 at 2:24pm

word puzzle
Foreign object - fellow has one
Monday, March 18, 2013 at 11:43am

SOC 313
1. Motor and perceptual consequences of brain damage affect: (Points : 1) visual-spatial relations; vision and hearing; and bowel and bladder function memory; attention and concentration; and judgment speech and language personality change and affective response 2. Stephanie ...
Sunday, March 17, 2013 at 9:01pm

American History
What principles of American foreign policy did the Berlin airlift put into action? What do you think might have happened if the U.S. and Britain had not tried the airlift or if the airlift had failed?
Sunday, March 17, 2013 at 3:09pm

Language arts
Einstein was however also publishing papers in physics. How To create this sentence? a.was, however, also b.was however, also c. was, however also d.no error I chose b
Friday, March 15, 2013 at 2:21pm

Language Arts
Identify the sentence with the independent clause underlined. A. Because she wanted to win, Lanie practiced hard every day. B. Although Cale is fairly sure about the next move, the team decides to follow Manny’s suggestion and go for the touchdown. C. Although he was ...
Friday, March 15, 2013 at 12:39pm

Language Arts
4. Identify the subordinate clause in the following sentence. While I am not entirely sure, Bryant was a gold medalist in the shot put last year. A. While I am not entirely sure B. not entirely sure C. Bryant was a gold medalist D. Bryant was a gold medalist in the shot put ...
Friday, March 15, 2013 at 12:34pm

PLEASE HELP. LANGUAGE ARTS.
I will give the questions and my answers. Someone check it please. Read the passage below and answer the questions that follow. To the Top “Great works are performed, not by strength, but by perseverance.” -Samuel Johnson Have you ever wanted to give up on something ...
Friday, March 15, 2013 at 11:55am

Language Arts
I will give the questions and my answers. Someone check it please. Read the passage below and answer the questions that follow. To the Top “Great works are performed, not by strength, but by perseverance.” -Samuel Johnson Have you ever wanted to give up on something ...
Thursday, March 14, 2013 at 11:22pm

language arts
What adjective could i use for the following sentence? What a_______ maps this atlas has!
Thursday, March 14, 2013 at 2:31pm

Language Arts
I have the sentence...When I get home from school,I'm going to take a nap. I am supposed to underline the subjects and verbs. I know in the first part the subject is I and the verb is get. On the second part the subject is I. I'm not sure on the verb though. Is it am ...
Wednesday, March 13, 2013 at 6:06pm

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