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english
12. In the sentence "I want to sleep when I'm tired," the words "to sleep" are a/an A. prepositional phrase. B. indirect object. C. predicate adjective. [D. infinitive phrase.]
January 4, 2012

english
is it D
January 4, 2012

english
9. How is a compound sentence formed? A. By joining a simple sentence with a dependent clause B. By joining a dependent and independent clause with a conjunction [C. By joining two independent clauses and one dependent clause] D. By joining two simple sentences with a comma ...
January 4, 2012

english
8. Which one of the following sentences fails to follow parallel construction? A. I would be surprised if Jacob's essay does not demonstrate critical thought, careful analysis, and exhaustive research. B. It was a fine but extremely boring lecture. [C. I want nothing more ...
January 4, 2012

english
7. Which sentence uses correct parallel construction? A. Most people enjoy ice cream and the plant grows. B. Anyone who is going to work here will have to be athletic, an intelligent person, and have a good sense of humor. C. You can either talk to the manager about your ...
January 4, 2012

english
6. Which one of the following sentences is punctuated correctly? A. The sea calmed; but no boats, left shore. B. The sea calmed, but no boats left shore. [C. The sea calmed but no boats left shore.] D. The sea, calmed, but no boats, left shore.
January 4, 2012

english
is it C
January 4, 2012

english
5. How could you combine the following two sentences into one compound sentence? The rabbit jumped into the bushes. The dog followed it. [A. The dog followed the rabbit when it jumped into the bushes.] B. After the rabbit jumped into the bushes, the dog followed it. C. The ...
January 4, 2012

english
4. Identify the sentence that contains a noun clause in italics. A. Betty would like to harvest the corn. B. When should Betty harvest the corn? [C. What Betty wants is to harvest the corn.] D. Betty wants to harvest the corn.
January 4, 2012

english
3. Which one of the following statements is an example of a complex sentence? A. Sparrows at the bird feeder compete for seeds. B. Neap tide is the best time for digging clams. [C. The earth was spinning when Lucas first saw Lucille.] D. The crescent moon is a symbol of Islam.
January 4, 2012

english
1. A split infinitive is an infinitive that A. is used as an adjective or a noun. B. must have a subject. C. is used without the word "to." [D. has a word between "to" and the verb.]
January 4, 2012

english
is it C
January 3, 2012

english
14. Concerning dictionaries and their proper use, which one of the following statements is most accurate? A. Formal usage of a word is considered colloquial. B. A dictionary's word entry offers a fixed, permanent meaning. C. A syllable is a unit of sound. [D. Foreign words...
January 3, 2012

english
12 is B
January 3, 2012

english
no i am not really clear but is it B
January 3, 2012

english
is it A
January 3, 2012

english
is A correct
January 3, 2012

english
11. Which of the following italicized words is correctly capitalized? A. Jim must drive to the North to study the northern lights. B. Mount mckinley is the tallest mountain in North America. C. The most beautiful State is Hawaii. [D. Marsha speaks excellent german.]
January 3, 2012

english
9. Which sentence below contains a correctly used modifier in italics? [A. He spoke sharply to his sister.] B. I feel goodly now that I'm over the flu. C. The sauce tasted bitterly, and I couldn't swallow it. D. Joe looked sad at his broken bike. is my answer correct
January 3, 2012

english
if this is wrong my 2 answer is A
January 3, 2012

english
6. Which one of the following sentences contains an incorrect usage of the singular possessive? A. The alpha male is often the pack's leader. B. Icarus's fate was sealed when he approached the sun. [C. Mary was dominant among Jesus' disciples.] D. The north forty ...
January 3, 2012

english
is it a
January 3, 2012

english
5. Choose the sentence that has a subject complement. A. I felt much better. [B. The nurse felt my pulse.] C. The day ended with many surprises. D. We can't leave without seeing her. is my answer correct
January 3, 2012

english
2. Which of the following is a correctly written compound word? A. Quickly-running B. Thirty one [C. Self-evident] D. Spur of the moment-decision is my answer correct
January 3, 2012

physics
A 55kg Man is on a merry go round and is 15m from the center. It takes 4.5 seconds for 1 complete trip. What is ac and fc?
December 27, 2011

Modeling Exponential Growth and Decay
Information provided: Whooping Crane Population Size 1940-1996 Year # Cranes 1940 22 1950 34 1960 33 1970 56 1980 76 1990 146 1991 132 1992 136 1993 143 1994 133 1995 158 1996 159 1.) Use exponential regression to find an exponential model of the data. y= ae^(bx) 2.) Use your ...
December 19, 2011

english
thanks for all the help
December 14, 2011

english
20. Which of the following sentences has a helping verb? [A. She had rested on the dock.] B. She swam across the lake. C. He went home late. D. Her brother paddled the canoe.
December 14, 2011

english
d is correct answer
December 14, 2011

english
16. Choose the sentence that uses a preposition to expresses a logical relationship. [A. Ray's cell phone rang loudly during the meeting.] B. The mall lost power because of a severe thunderstorm. C. The spider scurried under the kitchen cabinet. D. Karen decided to stay ...
December 14, 2011

english
18. In the following sentence, which word is an adverb used to modify a verb? The young girl quickly learned the rules of the board game. [A. Quickly] B. Girl C. Game D. Learned is my answer correct
December 14, 2011

english
17. Which of the following words can be used as a noun? [A. Love] B. If C. Happily D. Younger is my answer correct
December 14, 2011

english
16. Choose the sentence that uses a preposition to expresses a logical relationship. [A. Ray's cell phone rang loudly during the meeting.] B. The mall lost power because of a severe thunderstorm. C. The spider scurried under the kitchen cabinet. D. Karen decided to stay ...
December 14, 2011

english
is it a then
December 14, 2011

english
14. Which verb tense indicates continuing action? A. Progressive B. Past perfect C. Future [D. Present] is my answer correct
December 14, 2011

english
my other answer was d
December 14, 2011

english
3. Which sentence contains a linking verb? A. Michelle slowly walked to the store. B. The plants wilted in the stifling heat. [C. George will be moving in one month.] D. I will be on time for the meeting. is my answer correct
December 14, 2011

english
12. In a short story, any pronoun that indicates a person or thing spoken of is given in the _______ person. A. first B. second C. second or third [D. third] is my answer correct
December 14, 2011

english
i took the exam and it is a
December 14, 2011

english
11. The following sentence contains which type of conjunction? He is not only a great player but also an exceptional coach. A. Correlative [B. Coordinating] C. Phrasal D. Subordinating is my answer correct
December 14, 2011

english
i took the exam and it is d
December 14, 2011

english
10. How many adjectives appear in following sentence? This dent on my door was caused by that ball on the green grass. A. Six [B. One] C. Four D. Five is my answer correct
December 14, 2011

history
9. The following sentence is in what tense? Laura has given donations to the local food bank. A. Past perfect B. Past [C. Present perfect] D. Present is my answer correct
December 14, 2011

history
The noun to which a pronoun refers is called the ________ of the pronoun. A. dependent B. object [C. antecedent] D. modifier is my answer correct
December 14, 2011

history
7. Choose the sentence that contains a relative pronoun. A. Please, put your book bag in your locker. B. Someone is coming down the hill. [C. Mr. Moon, whom you have met, is my assistant.] D. Those are not my shoes. are my answers correct
December 14, 2011

history
5. People express thoughts mainly by using A. pictures. B. gestures. C. numbers. [D. language.] is my answer correct
December 14, 2011

history
4. Which sentence contains a verb in the simple past tense? A. She obeys her father. B. She has obeyed her father. C. She had obeyed her father. [D. She obeyed her father.] is my answer correct
December 14, 2011

history
3. Which one of the following sentences contains a collective noun? [A. The legislature met in secret session.] B. The quality of mercy is not strained. C. Listen, my children, and you shall hear. D. Who among you is a butcher, a baker, or a candlestick maker?is my answer correct
December 14, 2011

history
The 1978 Supreme Court decision in Bakke v. Regents of the University of California A. established the "red state-blue state" divide. [B. ruled against the principle of affirmative action.] C. established the rights of students to appeal college admissions policies. ...
December 12, 2011

history
During the McCarthy era, which of the following was (were) executed for allegedly giving atomic secrets to the Soviet Union? [A. Julius and Ethel Rosenberg] B. Whittaker Chambers C. Klaus Fuchs D. Alger Hiss is my answer correct
December 12, 2011

history
Which of the following was true of Nixon's presidency? A. It resisted affirmative-action legislation. B. It shifted responsibility for welfare programs from the states to the federal government. C. It tried to overthrow Johnson's Great Society agenda. [D. It oversaw ...
December 12, 2011

history
i took the test and it is d
December 12, 2011

history
was it passed by congress
December 12, 2011

history
Which of the following statements about Truman's Fair Deal is true? A. It was Truman's response to the Soviet's Sputnik. B. It was reluctantly passed by Congress. [C. It repealed the New Deal.] D. It called for national medical insurance. is my answer correct
December 12, 2011

history
Which of the following statements is true regarding the Korean War? A. The Chinese armed and trained the North Korean army. B. Both Stalin and Mao expected the American response to the invasion. C. Stalin was outraged by the North Korean attack on South Korea. [D. Stalin ...
December 12, 2011

history
Which of the following is true of the Supreme Court's decision in Brown v. Board of Education of Topeka? [A. It declared that segregated schools were inherently separate and unequal.] B. It established that all citizens should have access to public education. C. It ruled ...
December 12, 2011

history
Which of the following statements about Truman's Fair Deal is true? A. It was Truman's response to the Soviet's Sputnik. B. It was reluctantly passed by Congress. C. It repealed the New Deal. [D. It called for national medical insurance.] is my answer correct
December 12, 2011

history
The 1978 Supreme Court decision in Bakke v. Regents of the University of California A. established the "red state-blue state" divide. [B. ruled against the principle of affirmative action.] C. established the rights of students to appeal college admissions policies. ...
December 12, 2011

history
At the Yalta Conference of 1945, the military situation favored [A. Stalin.] B. Eisenhower. C. Roosevelt. D. Churchill. is my answer correct
December 12, 2011

history
. During World War II, the tide turned in favor of the United States at the Battle of A. the Coral Sea. B. Okinawa. C. Leyte Gulf. [D. Midway.] is my answer correct
December 12, 2011

history
After Hitler came to power in 1933, he blamed Germany's defeat in World War I on A. Communists and Socialists. B. Jews and Gypsies. C. Communists and American imperialists. [D. Jews and Communists.] is my answer correct
December 12, 2011

history
6. Following on the successful activism of Cesar Chavez, Mexican American youths began to refer to themselves as A. Los Barrios. [B. Chicanos.] C. Los Hombres. D. Mexicans. is my answer correct
December 12, 2011

history
John F. Kennedy replaced Eisenhower's concept of massive retaliation with a _______ response strategy. A. massive B. focused C. flexible [D. limited] is my answer correct
December 12, 2011

history
4. Under Franklin Roosevelt's Good Neighbor policy, A. American commerce with Latin America increased, but only slightly. B. Cordell Hull favored continued military interventions in Latin America. C. the collective security among the nations of the Western Hemisphere ...
December 12, 2011

history
Among instances of corporate malfeasance in the early twenty-first century, the _______ scandal was the most shocking and economically damaging for employees and shareholders. A. WorldCom B. Tyco International [C. Enron] D. American Tobacco
December 12, 2011

history
The majority of states that did not ratify the Equal Rights Amendment were located in the A. West. B. Midwest. C. Northeast. [D. Southeast.] is my answer correct
December 12, 2011

history
The political purpose of the Taft-Hartley Act of 1947 was to A. strengthen the Wagner Act. [B. roll back the provisions of the Wagner Act.] C. implement NSC-68. D. impose regulations on the steel industry. is my answer correct
December 12, 2011

math
Suppose the mean of dogs a pet shop grooms each day is known to be 14.2 dogs. If a sample of n=12 days is chosen and a total of 178 dogs are groomed during those 12 days, then the sampling error is?
December 10, 2011

science
Compound C (MW = 550) is provided at a concentration of 25g/100mL. 1mL is taken and compound D is to be added (MW = 1025, concentration = 75mM) to give a final ratio of compound C:D of 4:1. What volume of compound D is to be added?
December 9, 2011

science
Compound A has a MW of 283. 0.423g of Compound A is dissolved in 13.5mL of water and 1mL of the solution added to 5mL of water to produce “solution A”. What is the concentration of Compound A in “solution A”?
December 9, 2011

science
Compound B is provided as a solution and has a specific gravity of 0.65 (Specific gravity is the weight in grams per mL of solution) and is known to be 90% pure (each gram of compound B solution only contains 90% Compound B and 10% of degradation products). 4.5 mL of Compound...
December 9, 2011

science
Compound A is provided as a 500mM solution. If 12.5 mL is taken and added to 12.5mL of water, how many moles (or millimoles / micromoles) are there per 0.1mL of the diluted solution?
December 9, 2011

science
2mL of a 10M solution of Compound A is taken and 48mL added. 1mL of this solution is then taken and dried to dryness before being re-dissolved in 0.1mL. What is the concentration of the 0.1mL solution?
December 9, 2011

science
NaOH has a MW of 40. A 0.12M solution is made by adding how much NaOH to 100mL of water?
December 9, 2011

Physics
A hand-pumped water gun is held level at a height of 0.85 m above the ground and fired. The water stream from the gun hits the ground a horizontal distance of 6.9 m from the muzzle. Find the gauge pressure of the water gun's reservoir at the instant when the gun is fired. ...
December 8, 2011

Algebra (URGENT)
f(x)=2x+5y-20
December 7, 2011

Algebra
1000000=P/(1.08)^480 1000000=P/1.105103 P=1,105,103
December 7, 2011

math
Ty cut his small pizza into sixths. he ate the whole pizza. how many pieces did he have left
December 6, 2011

physics
A roller coaster car speeds down a hill past point A and then rolls up a hill past hill B.The car has a speed of 16.9 m/s at point A. THe acceleration of gravity is 9.81 m/s^2.If at point A the track exerts a force on the car that is 2.45*10^4 N greater than the car's ...
December 4, 2011

Physics
a football is thrown 6.3 feet off the ground with an initial upward velocity of 25 feet per second.
December 4, 2011

history
Which of the following statements about the provisions of the Compromise of 1850 is true? [ A. Fugitive slaves were denied any and all constitutional rights.] B. The New Mexico Territory was absorbed into Texas. C. The principle of popular sovereignty was abandoned. D. The ...
December 2, 2011

history
Which of the following statements about John D. Rockefeller is most accurate? A. He founded the Standard Oil Company when he was 24 years old. [B. He considered competition to be the central ideal of capitalism.] C. He invented the concept of vertical integration. D. He ...
December 2, 2011

history
The Wade-Davis Bill passed by Congress, then vetoed by Lincoln, stipulated that _______ percent of voters in a Confederate state must take an oath of future loyalty to the Union before a process of restoration could begin. A. 20 B. 10 C. 70 [D. 50] is my answer correct
December 2, 2011

history
is it german and lutheran
December 2, 2011

history
If you were one of the new immigrants who arrived in America in the 1880s, it's most likely that you would have been [ A. Irish and Protestant. ] B. German and Lutheran. C. Swedish and Protestant. D. Italian and Catholic. is my answer correct
December 2, 2011

history
Which of the following is associated with the development of chain stores? [ A. F. W. Woolworth ] B. Marshall Field C. R. H. Macy D. John Wanamaker is my answer correct
December 2, 2011

history
In the Battle of _______, a disastrous charge against forces holding Cemetery Ridge led to Confederate defeat. A. Cold Harbor B. Vicksburg [C. Gettysburg ] D. Antietam is my answer correct
December 2, 2011

Physics
A convex mirror has a focal length of 15 cm. A 3.0 cm high object is located 10 cm in front of this mirror. Where is the image located?
December 1, 2011

Physics
A 3.0 cmm high object is placed 10 cm from a concave mirror whose radius of curvature is 10 cm. Where is the image located?
December 1, 2011

Physics
A 5 meter diameter telescope is used to observe binary star systems. What is the minimum separation distance (perpendicular to the line of sight) for which the two stars can be resolved if they are at a distance of 1,000 light years = 10 m and they are observed in visible ...
December 1, 2011

Physics
Light shines through a single slit whose width is 1.12 mm. A diffraction pattern is formed on a screen located 4.0 m away. The distance between the middle central bright fringe and the second dark fringe is 4.0 mm. What is the wavelength of the light?
December 1, 2011

Physics
A farsighted person has a near point (closest point they can see clearly) of 200 cm. What power and type of lens will correct this condition and allow the person to read a book at 25 cm?
December 1, 2011

Physics
A light ray travels from water to air. If the ray strikes the water/air boundary at an angle of incidence of 46 degrees, what is the angle of refractiob in air? (n water = 1.33)
December 1, 2011

history
thanks for all your help i got a 95% on the test
November 30, 2011

history
The Liberator was to William Lloyd Garrison as the North Star was to [ A. Frederick Douglass.] B. the Grimke sisters. C. Harriet Tubman. D. Theodore Dwight Weld. is my answer in brackets correct
November 30, 2011

history
Which of the following was true of the Judiciary Act of 1801? A. It packed the Supreme Court with Democratic Republicans. [B. It expanded the federal court system.] C. It was opposed by the Federalists. D. It reduced the power of the federal courts is my answer correct in ...
November 30, 2011

history
The West African nation of Liberia was founded under the auspices of A. Dorothea Dix. [B. the American Colonization Society.] C. the American Peace Society. D. William Lloyd Garrison. is my answer correct in the brackets
November 30, 2011

history
In the Old South, the majority of slaves [A. lived on plantations with 20 or more slaves.] B. lived on plantations with 100 or more slaves. C. worked under a task system. D. lived on small farms. is my answwer correct in brackets
November 30, 2011

history
During Jefferson's presidency, cities were A. mostly found along the Mississippi. B. mostly the haunts of thieves and degenerates. [C. mainly ports for international trade.] D. mainly industrial centers is my answer in brackets correct
November 30, 2011

history
Which of the following statements about the Southern planter's world is most accurate? A. The stereotype of the "southern belle" is fairly accurate. B. Most great planters of the Old South were self-made men. C. The wives and daughter of plantation owners lived ...
November 30, 2011

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