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Language Arts
When the speaker refers to pausing to “enjoy the view / of the trees and the flowers below,” he really is talking about (1 point) looking down at the view from the mountain. giving up the struggle to just focus on his past successes. being inspired by the beauty of ...
Thursday, February 28, 2013 at 5:08pm

Language Arts
Read the following excerpt from "Saving Water." “Abandon the bathtub, and hit the showers. Sometimes it just feels great to soak in the tub, but the tub holds between nine and 33 gallons (40 to 50 liters) of water, depending on how full we fill it.” What ...
Thursday, February 28, 2013 at 12:14pm

Language Arts
What fact does the author use to support her opinion about bleach? (1 point) 1. Bleach is a poison. 2. Bleach is an expensive part of processing water. 3. Bleach isn’t terrific to have around. ________________________________________​__ Note: This is not a question ...
Thursday, February 28, 2013 at 12:10pm

economincs
The price elasticity of demand for imported whiskey is estimated to be −0.20 over a wide interval of prices. The federal government decides to raise the import tariff on foreign whiskey, causing its price to rise by 20 percent. a. Will the quantity demanded on imported ...
Wednesday, February 27, 2013 at 10:08pm

Language Arts
(This homework question has been removed due to a copyright claim submitted by Connections Education.) Anybody got some good examples? @.@ All I can think of is TV shows or things I heard on the internet.
Wednesday, February 27, 2013 at 1:59pm

language arts
I want a compostion on the moon
Tuesday, February 26, 2013 at 6:11pm

Lang. Arts
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. ...
Tuesday, February 26, 2013 at 10:59am

Lang. Arts
The line “Where water is not thirsty” is an example of which type of figurative language? A.symbol B.metaphor C.simile D.personification I think it is D...?
Tuesday, February 26, 2013 at 10:57am

language arts
The narrator plays in dark and shadowy streets; his light is Mangan's sister. Examine the way he describes her, the feelings he has for her, and the language he uses to narrate his account of his devotion to her. What is the meaning of the inclusion of the language of ...
Monday, February 25, 2013 at 9:25pm

Lang. Arts
“[H]er coffee-and-cream neck” is an example of what type of figurative language? A. personification B. symbol C. simile D.metaphor I think it is D...?
Monday, February 25, 2013 at 8:55pm

please help edu
Mrs. Reese set up language centers in her room. Which one of the following should she not do in these centers a. Engage a large group of children in the flannel board story "The Lion and the Mouse" b. Write down Jimmy's story about his birthday c.Read the class ...
Monday, February 25, 2013 at 3:17pm

Math 209
THE FEDERAL DEBT D IN TRILLIONS OF DOLLARS HELD BY FOREIGN AND INTERNATIONAL INVESTORS x YEARS AFTER 1970 CAN BE MODELED BY D(x) = WHERE 15 ≤x≤ 40.
Sunday, February 24, 2013 at 8:39pm

English
1. Dialectical poetry is poetry that a uses a unique rhyme scheme and meter. b has fourteen lines and uses iambic pentameter. c uses language that is specific to a geographic location. d is based on symbols that represent opposite extremes. 2. Which of these is NOT a main ...
Sunday, February 24, 2013 at 12:57pm

language arts
what similar character traits do the three samurai share? on the story the oxcart
Saturday, February 23, 2013 at 10:34pm

English
Bret Harte "Plain Language from Truthful James" 1. What was the major theme in this poem? 2. What can we learn from the characters in the poem about the people of this time period. 3. What lesson can be learned from the plot if this poem. 4. What message was Hate ...
Friday, February 22, 2013 at 3:34pm

edu
Ms. Rook chose to develop her theme of life cycles around The Very Hungry Caterpillar by Eric Carle. She is using a.a thematic inquiry approach b.webbing c.a thematic/literature based approach d.a whole language learning Not sure between b and c i think c
Friday, February 22, 2013 at 1:08pm

English
Can someone help me with these questions please. Bret Harte "Plain Language from Truthful James" 1. What was the major theme in this poem? 2. What can we learn from the characters in the poem about the people of this time period. 3. What lesson can be learned from ...
Friday, February 22, 2013 at 11:55am

English Language Arts
Julius Ceasar: Why does Marullus believe that the citizens should not rejoice in Cesar's conquest?
Wednesday, February 20, 2013 at 11:24pm

World Geography
Latin America and North America 1. The _______ were responsible for the forced migration of more people from Africa than any other colonial power. A. Portuguese B. Dutch C. Spanish D. British 2. Regarding tropical rainforests, the term evapotranspiration refers to the fact ...
Tuesday, February 19, 2013 at 7:44pm

American government
The congressional lawmaking process is biased toward: A. Bold new initiatives rather than small adjustments in existing legislative programs B. National interests at the expense of local ones. C. Blocking legislation rather than passing it. D. Foreign-policy issues at the ...
Tuesday, February 19, 2013 at 3:32pm

Principles of Management
Riya, a manager, calls a meeting of her subordinates to tell them about the new benefits package.Riya is performing the _______role. A. Disseminator B. Monitor C. Spokeperson D. Negotiator My answer: A 2nd question: Namibia has a law that prohibits foreign companies from ...
Tuesday, February 19, 2013 at 1:04pm

edu
Which of the following statements is true? a.Language is learned only when it is taught b.Language cannot be taught c.Maturation alone accounts for the development of language d.Most children are born with a potential for language I think a. not sure though am i correct
Monday, February 18, 2013 at 5:24pm

Language Arts Help!!!!!
Identify two regular and two irregular polygons in your home or community. How do you know they are regular or irregular? Do you think regular or irregular polygons are used more frequently in the design of objects and buildings in the world? Explain.
Monday, February 18, 2013 at 4:54pm

language arts
what are some positive and negative impacts humans have on the environment? please write down the what humans do and how it impacts the environment! thank u
Wednesday, February 13, 2013 at 11:08pm

Language Arts Help!!!!!
When you read a folktale, fantasy, or myth, you most likely will learn something about?
Tuesday, February 12, 2013 at 5:16pm

World history; Check:P
1.What was the significance of the Twelve Tables? The Twelve Tables were significant because they were an early example of written law displayed publicly for all who could read them. They were later used as the laws for Rome. "The Twelve Tables established the idea that ...
Tuesday, February 12, 2013 at 4:03pm

Language arts
1. When you evaluate a source, you should (1 point) check the author's credentials. determine whether you agree with the ideas presented. summarize the main points on an index card. 2. Which of the following would you most likely use for a research report? (1 point) a ...
Monday, February 11, 2013 at 8:14pm

World history; Check:P
What is the significance of the twelve tablets The Twelve TABLES were significant because they were an early example of written law displayed publicly for all who could read them, another example being Hammurabi's Code What measures did the government take to distract and ...
Monday, February 11, 2013 at 7:00pm

Computer language.
a program that prints all the numbers from 1 to 1000 that are divisible by 7. (in C++)
Saturday, February 9, 2013 at 8:13pm

7th grade language arts Ms. Sue please
1. Which of the following is not a part of evaluating sources? (1 point) checking the author's credentials questioning possible bias making sure the information is current agreeing with the author's opinions 2. Which of the following websites would you most likely use ...
Friday, February 8, 2013 at 5:47pm

principles of macroeconomics
The following is a list of figures for a given year in billions of dollars. Using this data, compute: (a) GDP; (b) NDP; (c) NI; (d) PI; (e) DI; (f) Net exports. Transfer payments $ 16 Government purchases 80 Personal taxes 38 Corporate income taxes 28 Indirect business taxes ...
Friday, February 8, 2013 at 3:26am

Language
1. The distance to the finish line seemed (endless). 2. I have ever ran so (fast). 3. Eli ran a surprisingly (fast) time in the trial. 4. He walked (confidently) to the starting blocks. 5. Is the high jump the first (field) event? 6. We looked (exhausted), but we felt great! ...
Thursday, February 7, 2013 at 11:16pm

Language
1. We arrived (late) for the track meet. 2. The locker room smelled (musty). 3. Will the first event begin (soon)? 4. The (anxious) participants filled the bleachers. 5. Can you line up (quickly)? 6. I can't believe I finished (first)! 7. Is the high jump the fist (field) ...
Thursday, February 7, 2013 at 10:45pm

Social Studies
1. Rivers that flow into larger bodies of water are called Tributaries or creeks Tributaries 2.Most of Latin America lies within a climate region called the Dry Zone or Tropical Zone Tropical Zone 3.The weather phenomenon El Nino is caused by Earthquakes or Ocean Currents ...
Thursday, February 7, 2013 at 7:25pm

language
which passages in this excerpt were especally stirring?
Thursday, February 7, 2013 at 3:33am

Language Arts
Your voice is like a pomegranate wine is an example of a) simile b) metaphor c)figurative lanuage
Wednesday, February 6, 2013 at 10:08pm

Language Arts
Find the antonyms: continual, bizarre, interrupted, conscious.
Tuesday, February 5, 2013 at 8:47pm

Education
Resistance to learning the language of a country where one is visiting is an example of ethnocentrism. True or False? I would think this is false but I wanted a second opinion.
Tuesday, February 5, 2013 at 1:00pm

language arts
what is verb or verb phrase for Boats might take weeks for the trip across the ocean
Monday, February 4, 2013 at 7:11pm

7th grade language arts Ms. Sue pleaselast queston
3. Which of the following words shares the base word of "destination"? (1 point) destroy destiny destabilize destruction Is the answer "destiny"?
Monday, February 4, 2013 at 6:43pm

7th grade language arts Ms. Sue please
5. Which of the following describes the underlined part of this sentence from "LAFFF"? In spite of all I could do, my grades were nothing compared to Peter's. (1 point) simple sentence compound sentence independent clause dependent clause 6. Which of the ...
Monday, February 4, 2013 at 6:28pm

Language art
Just this one question please . 1.According to the MLA style, how should you format the title of a magazine article? A . In italics B. in quotation marks C. With underlining Please thankyou and anyone who has taking this please can you give me the correct answer? Thankyou ...
Monday, February 4, 2013 at 3:50pm

Finance
Orbital Communications has operating plants in over 100 countries. It also keeps funds for transaction purposes in many foreign countries. Assume that in 2010 it held 100,000 kroner in Norway worth $35,000. The funds drew 12 percent interest, and the krone increased 6 percent ...
Monday, February 4, 2013 at 2:45pm

7th grade Language (probably easy to answer)
In the sentence ' Andy has driven many types of vehicles that have various controls.' What would many types, be? (Adverb,verb,pronoun,ect.) Also... In the sentence ' The car has a lot of blind spots which make it difficult to turn safely.' What would lot, which...
Sunday, February 3, 2013 at 5:20pm

History: Please check answer
3. The CIA participated in the Cold War by helping design efficient weapons systems. carrying out secret operations in other countries. spying on the Soviet Union. helping the president determine foreign policy. I think the answer is B. Thank You
Friday, February 1, 2013 at 1:04pm

Language Arts
7. Which of the following best summarizes "Cyber Chitchat"? 8. The tone of "Cyber Chitchat" is
Friday, February 1, 2013 at 9:29am

Business English
With increased market globalization,intercultural competence A. becomes less of a challenge. B. is aided significantly by advanced technologies such as faxes, overnight delivery, and e-mail. C. reduces the chances of interacting with people who speak another language. D. is ...
Thursday, January 31, 2013 at 8:59pm

History
what type of foreign policy did united states adopt after world war 1
Thursday, January 31, 2013 at 5:22pm

Differential Equations
Consider the differential equation: dy/dt=y/t^2 a) Show that the constant function y1(t)=0 is a solution. b)Show that there are infinitely many other functions that satisfy the differential equation, that agree with this solution when t<=0, but that are nonzero when t>0...
Thursday, January 31, 2013 at 3:41pm

Differential Equations
Consider the differential equation: dy/dt=y/t^2 a) Show that the constant function y1(t)=0 is a solution. b)Show that there are infinitely many other functions that satisfy the differential equation, that agree with this solution when t<=0, but that are nonzero when t>0...
Thursday, January 31, 2013 at 11:46am

Differential Equations
Consider the differential equation: dy/dt=y/t^2 a) Show that the constant function y1(t)=0 is a solution. b)Show that there are infinitely many other functions that satisfy the differential equation, that agree with this solution when t<=0, but that are nonzero when t>0...
Thursday, January 31, 2013 at 12:35am

Chemistry
What would be the effect of each of the following on the calculated molecular weight of the solute? a) some cyclohexane evaporated while the freezing point of pure cyclohexane was being measured. ( i think it would be higher) b)Some cyclohexane evaporated after the solute was ...
Tuesday, January 29, 2013 at 6:57pm

Language
What are the three main parts of a research report? 1.title, body, conclusion 2.introduction, body, sources 3.introduction, body, conclusion 4.introduction, evidence, conclusion and I just need it checked, I believe that it is #4...is that right?
Tuesday, January 29, 2013 at 2:36pm

HUman Resources
1. Unions did you find that you already had a basic understanding of Unions or was the information somewhat foreign to you? 2. What do you think you will be most interested to learn more about, regarding Unions, and why? 3. Answer question 5 on page 58 (end of Chapter 2 ...
Monday, January 28, 2013 at 8:51pm

American Gov't
The president's role in foreign policy increased largely because: A. Congress proved so inept in foreign affairs that the American people demanded a change. B. America became more of a world power. c. of the need to coordinate national economic policy and foreign policy, a...
Monday, January 28, 2013 at 3:15pm

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

Language
What are some cool facts baout Quebec City in the Winter and what are the main sports people play?
Sunday, January 27, 2013 at 4:23pm

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

Language Art
I'm currently doing a project and need a physical object to represent "racism". Anyone have a suggestion of such item? Thanks
Friday, January 25, 2013 at 7:40pm

English; Help..
Imagine that you are an agent who is interested in publishing new authors. Choose any book you like and present the book to a publisher in New York. You want to be the person responsible for putting the book on the shelf. You should convince the publisher that the book is well...
Friday, January 25, 2013 at 12:34pm

English-Grammar
Decide if the underlined pronoun (I put what was underlined in parentheses) in the sentences below is being used as a subject, a predicate nominative, or an appositive. (He) and Bev are using the new computer. subject (my answer)predicate nominative appositive The dancers on ...
Thursday, January 24, 2013 at 4:22pm

ENGLISH !(:
Which of the following is an independent clause? Where Juan lived. Because Juan was brave. Juan's favorite adventure. Juan explored the cave. Which of the following groups of words is a clause? to learn a new language around the corner waiting for the bell to ring if the ...
Monday, January 21, 2013 at 8:44pm

5th grade Language Arts
I missed these questions on homework about adjectives. Can you double check my corrections? Directions: 1. tell what is the adjective 2. what noun or pronoun it's describing Sentences: 1. Rhode Island is a small state. My orig ans: 1. small, 2. Rhode Island Correction: 1. ...
Sunday, January 20, 2013 at 1:49pm

finance
1. The U.S. financial system is composed of: (1) policy makers, (2) a monetary system, (3) financial institutions, and (4) financial markets. Indicate which of these components is associated with each of the following roles: a. accumulate and lend/invest ...
Saturday, January 19, 2013 at 6:03pm

Marie/Gina
Using filthy language here gets you on the banned list in a hurry. =(
Friday, January 18, 2013 at 10:25am

Reading/language arts
Can someone give me a simile with the words CANOPY and TRAMPLE. Please.
Tuesday, January 15, 2013 at 10:23pm

Reading/language arts
Can someone give me a idiom with the words GIDDINESS and DESPISED. Please.
Tuesday, January 15, 2013 at 10:22pm

Reading/language arts
Can someone give me a metaphor with the words DWELLING and HERB. Please.
Tuesday, January 15, 2013 at 10:20pm

5th grade Language Arts
I have a couple of phrases/sentences that need to be labeled as a type of figurative language. 1. Pitter Patter, raindrops are falling from the sky. (could this be onomatopoeia or personification?) 2. Boil the butter and bring it by the bank. (could this be an idiom or ...
Monday, January 14, 2013 at 10:31pm

Reading/language arts
I need help. Can someone help me to make a sentence for DIMWITTED and NEARSIGHTEDLY.
Monday, January 14, 2013 at 6:24pm

Reading/language arts
I need help. Can someone help me to make a sentence for DIMWITTED and NEARSIGHTEDLY.
Monday, January 14, 2013 at 6:07pm

English
1. George Bernard Shaw criticized The Importance of Being Earnest for A.)being too long. B.)not being funny. C.)not having real substance. 2. Choose the word below that best completes the sentence: He’s incredibly ___________; he just can’t make up his mind about ...
Monday, January 14, 2013 at 2:02pm

language arts
John Yinger thinks that the natural-born clause should be removed because (1 point)it makes international policy more difficult. it goes against a central principle of American democracy. it damages the relationship between American citizens and immigrant communities. 2. What ...
Monday, January 14, 2013 at 10:46am

assembler language
write an assembly language subordinate count according to these specs: accepts a pointer to an array or signed words in register X. Accepts a word value in register Y, which indicates the number of array elementsl Returns the number (i.e. count) of nonzero array elements in ...
Saturday, January 12, 2013 at 10:32pm

English/Essay
Could someone tell me if I have done my essay the right way? Please its due Monday?? "The internet is a much easier resource for students than a library” The first reason the internet is a much easier resource for students than a library, you can Find specific ...
Saturday, January 12, 2013 at 9:20pm

language arts
whats a sentence for lukewarm that includes a synonym for the word to help provide a contect clue?
Saturday, January 12, 2013 at 3:23pm

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

reading/language arts
write a paragraph about using resources responsibly using these three words:renewable,nonrenewable,generate.
Friday, January 11, 2013 at 8:37pm

HISTORY
In his Farewell Address, Washington warned against permanent foreign alliances and A. the formation of political factions. B. lowering the tariff on imported goods. C. the power of the moneyed interests. D. the unjust oppression of black slaves.
Friday, January 11, 2013 at 10:56am

Fraction help wrong answer
It takes Nadia 4/9 h to complete her Language Arts homework and 2/9 h to complete her mathematics homework. Which takes longer? How much longer? I did this : It takes Nadia Language Arts home work longer by 13.34 minutes longer. 4/9 x 60 min = 240/9 = 26.67 min 2/9 x 60 = 120/...
Thursday, January 10, 2013 at 8:41pm

Computer
The company you work for is having financial problems and has cut your software budget for the coming year. What is a legal viable way to save money on future software purchases? A. Use the site license of another company in the same industry. B. Consider open source versions ...
Thursday, January 10, 2013 at 12:27pm

fin 300
4. Assume that bank has assets located in Germany worth €150 million earning an average of 8 percent. It also holds €100 in liabilities and pays an average of 6 percent per year. The current sot rate is €1.50 for $1. If the exchange rate at the end of the is &#...
Wednesday, January 9, 2013 at 10:26pm

READING/LANGUAGE ARTS
Someone help me. I need a idiom with the word RESEMBLED and TRUDGED.
Wednesday, January 9, 2013 at 7:58pm

Language Arts
Need some help on the 2 sentences below. 1. Are you tired of never being prepared for Language Arts class? (is Language Arts supposed to be capitalized or not) 2. You need to organize your Language Arts binder. (would Language Arts be capitalized or not in this sentence) ...
Wednesday, January 9, 2013 at 7:54pm

READING/LANGUAGE ARTS
Someone help me. I need a idiom with the word RESEMBLED and TRUDGED.
Wednesday, January 9, 2013 at 7:50pm

READING/LANGUAGE ARTS
Someone help me. I need a metaphor with the word AFFLICTED and TUFTS.
Wednesday, January 9, 2013 at 7:36pm

READING/LANGUAGE ARTS
Someone help me. I need a simile with the word AFFLICTED and TUFTS.
Wednesday, January 9, 2013 at 7:10pm

READING/LANGUAGE ARTS
Someone help me. I need a simile with the word SCORNFULLY and PREDATOR.
Wednesday, January 9, 2013 at 7:05pm

culyurally diverse
when middle-class mainstream teachers reprimand children for verbalizing spontaneouly, they show a preference for facilitaing language development through what?
Wednesday, January 9, 2013 at 5:03pm

Visual Basic (Computer)
What is programming language syntax? Why is it important?
Wednesday, January 9, 2013 at 12:33pm

7th grade language arts Ms. Sue please
1. Trying to spread ideas that help one cause while hurting another is called (1 point) marketing. semantic slanting. propaganda. 2. How would you revise the title of "Take the Junk out of Marketing Food to Kids" to avoid semantic slanting? (1 point) Marketing ...
Monday, January 7, 2013 at 8:10pm

Math
There are 325 endangered mamals. 69 are in the US? What is the ratio to the total endangered mammals? What is the ratio of foreign mammals to the total endangered mammals?
Monday, January 7, 2013 at 9:46am

Language Arts URGENT!
2. Which of the following from "Take the Junk Out of Marketing Food for Kids" is an example of semantic slanting? (1 point) "food pyramid" "food manufacturers" "food police" 3. Which of the following testimonials would be MOST ...
Friday, January 4, 2013 at 6:44pm

Language Arts
I just need someone to double check my work. :) Here are my answers: 1. C 2. B 3. A 4. B 5. D 6. B 7. A 8. A Here are the questions: Choose the option that correctly identifies the ( underlined words ) in each sentence. 1. (Stretching for 210 miles), the Thames is in England. ...
Friday, January 4, 2013 at 1:08pm

LANGUAGE ARTS URGENT!!
1) An example of a positive connotation for the word quarried is (1 point) lifted. ripped. torn. 2) Which of the following sentences from "Volunteers Welcome!" contains an example of semantic slanting? (1 point) To become a volunteer, follow these simple steps: Fill ...
Friday, January 4, 2013 at 12:46am

7th grade language arts last question plz Ms. Sue
2. Which of the following synonyms of assurance has a negative connotation? (1 point) self-possession pompousness confidence Okay, for #2, you said my answer was correct (self-possession). My mom is saying that the answer is "pompousness". I don't know which one ...
Wednesday, January 2, 2013 at 7:25pm

7th grade language arts Ms. Sue please
4. In the phrase, "the grim-faced Yankee principal," how is the word "Yankee" an example of semantic slanting? (1 point) It is used with a negative connotation. It is an exaggeration. It presents a vivid image. Is the answer: It is used with a negative ...
Wednesday, January 2, 2013 at 6:52pm

7th grade language arts Ms. Sue please
2. Which of the following synonyms of assurance has a negative connotation? (1 point) self-possession pompousness confidence 4. In the phrase, "the grim-faced Yankee principal," how is the word "Yankee" an example of semantic slanting? (1 point) It is used ...
Wednesday, January 2, 2013 at 6:20pm

business communication
In written communications, your tone is transmitted by your: A. image. B. body language. C. words and perceived spirit behind them. D. facial expressions. I think the answer is c
Wednesday, January 2, 2013 at 3:39pm

english language arts
3. Identify the simple sentence. (1 point) A. In 1970, my mother graduated from Point Pleasant Boro High School. B. The gymnast swung around the bar, and the coach stepped on the mat. C. The tornado bypassed the town, but the townspeople remained in their shelters. D. The ...
Sunday, December 30, 2012 at 1:50pm

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