Total # Posts: 94
I had to pick a sarcastic quote from A Modest Proposal. I just wanted someone to check it to make sure it sounds sarcastic to them as well. I chose, "I grant this food will be somewhat dear, and therefore very proper for landlords, who, as they have already devoured most ...
July 10, 2016
I had to choose exaggeration and irony examples from The Rape of the Lock I wanted someone to check to make sure I am right ! Are these quotes exaggeration? " Then flashed the living lightning from her eyes." "And swells her breast with conquests yet to come, ...
July 9, 2016
This line: "the noblest and most agreeable of all possible castles." Would you say its more exaggerated or sarcastic? Its from the story, Candide. I put it down as exaggerated but wanted to make sure I was correct. Just by the tone of it, he seemed like he ...
July 6, 2016
I need to describe three purposes and three methods of satire. So far I have for purposes are exaggeration, warped logic, and irony. And for methods I have humor, parody, and hyperbole. Do they seem correct?
June 27, 2016
The question for my essay was to agree or disagree with: Some critics argue that you can only fully understand a piece of literature if you understand the historical events that were on going when it was being written. Others argue that each piece of literature is independent ...
June 22, 2016
Check to see if I am answering this right? I had to pick a story and explain how it meets the requirements of a modern short story. I chose the story Araby by James Joyce. I said it has dramatic irony in it, because the reader is certain that the narrator will not return a ...
June 20, 2016
Check my answer? Is the Doll's house by Katherine Mansfield considered a modern short story or a traditional short story? I think it is considered a modern short story because it uses dramatic irony, and and is concerned with character development and psychological ...
May 30, 2016
I had to choose poetic device examples from a poem and these are the lines I chose. I just wanted them to be checked to make sure I am right! Alliteration - Sail south from here over the salt-streams Assonance - Go down to the sea, the home of the gull
May 29, 2016
How does imagery help evoke emotion in this poem Yes! in the sea of life enisled, With echoing straits between us thrown, Dotting the shoreless watery wild, We mortal millions live alone. The islands feel the enclasping flow, And then their endless bounds they know. But when ...
May 29, 2016
Hey I need my answers checked to see if they're right. These answers are based off of the poem Sonnet 57 by William Shakespeare. 1. This poem is like many other Renaissance poems in its A. irrational purpose. B. Emphasis on love. C. rough humor. D. mood of mourning. I ...
May 25, 2016
In a circle with a diameter of 10m, a regular five-pointed star touching its circumference is inscribed. What is the area of the part not covered by the star? Pls help with a solution and a diagram. Thanks!
April 18, 2016
Are nature, dreams and visions, imagination, religion and spirituality, and the supernatural features of romanticism? Because I have to describe three features of romanticism found in a poem, and those are the features I found online.
April 7, 2016
My mistress' eyes are nothing like the sun Coral is far more red than her lips' red; If snow be white, why then her breasts are dun; If hairs be wires, black wires grow on her head. I have seen roses damask, red and white, But no such roses see I in her cheeks; And in ...
March 15, 2016
Sonnet 130 by Shakespeare My mistress eyes are nothing like the sun; Coral is far more red than her lips red; If snow be white, why then her breasts are dun; If hairs be wires, black wires grow on her head. I have seen roses damaskd, red and white, But no ...
March 14, 2016
Which of the following represents faulty logic A. Poor people get sick. B. Children are expensive to raise. C. The profit from selling children will improve the economy. D. Eating children will decrease the population. I chose A, am I correct?
February 18, 2016
Thank you for your help! You guys helped me narrow it down. The textbook was confusing me because like Susan, I also thought it was the rhyme scheme at first until I really looked at it!
February 16, 2016
Its C but thank you for helping! I just read in my textbook that Petrarchan sonnets has two parts, an eight-line section, called octave, followed by a six line section, called the sestet. This form makes the Italian sonnet perfectly suited for a two-part statement: question-...
February 16, 2016
Which of the following do Petrarchan and Shakespearean sonnets have in common? A. rhyme scheme B. length C. question and answer format D. Both are organized as an octet and a sestet I chose A. rhyme scheme. Am I Correct?
February 16, 2016
When Jonathan Swift says that his proposal is "solid and real, of no expense and little trouble" he is using A. Paradox B. Imagery C. parallelism D. verbal irony I Chose D. Verbal Irony. Am I Correct?
February 15, 2016
Which of the following provides the best example of parallelism? A. Their chief use is for delight B. To spend too much time in studies is sloth, using them for ornament is affection C. Crafty men despise studies; simple men admire them D. Histories make men wise; poets are ...
February 15, 2016
A. rhyme scheme Because of the structure of Italian, the rhyme scheme of the Petrarchan sonnet is more easily fulfilled in that language than in English. The original Italian sonnet form divides the poem's 14 lines into two parts, the first part being an octet and the ...
February 15, 2016
Which of the following do Petrarchan and Shakespearean sonnets have in common? A. rhyme scheme B. length C. question and answer format D. Both are organized as an octet and a sestet I Chose Answer B. length. I wanted someone to check my answer to see if it was correct. Thank you.
February 15, 2016
Assume that the retail price of the product is $85, the cost is $47, and the expenses are $13. Compute a new sale price using the formula for markdowns, assuming a 15 percent discount. This is what I did, but I don't know where to incorporate the $13 expenses. $85 retail ...
December 7, 2015
Hey can someone review my math and see if i did it correctly? The math question is: Choose one product from your business and determine the markup and gross profit for it. Assume that the retail price of the product is $85, the cost is $47, and the expenses are $13. Then using...
December 6, 2015
I created a business for my class, and its a candy company that sells industrial candy from all over the world. One question asks to explain the channels or distribution and how my business will used these channels to receive goods or services. In my textbook, it says ...
November 10, 2015
The retail price of 12-pack soda can be characterized as having a normal distribution with a mean of 3.05 dollars and a standard deviation of 0.24. Below what price do you find 40 percent of all 12-packs?
October 19, 2015
a ball is thrown vertically upward and reaches a height of 15 cm. Find, a.) The projection velocity b.) the time of flight c.) the speed with w/c the ball passes the starting point
August 26, 2015
The makers of a certain automobile advertise that it will accelerate from 15 to 50 mi/hr in high in 13 sec. Compute (a) the acceleration in ft/ sec2, and (b) the distance the car travels in this time, assuming the acceleration to be constant.
August 25, 2015
For the given equation r=1/(3-4sintheta) a. Graph the equation in polar form. b. Reduce the equation to simplest rectangular form. c. Determine the Center and the type of graph of the resulting equation.
June 25, 2015
Calculate amount (in grams) of unknown acid used for titration. You want 30 mL of titrant to get the equivalence point. Assume that the base is 0.05 M and the unknown acid molar mass is around 400 g/mol.
March 23, 2013
A buffer consists of 0.14 M KHCO3 and 0.61 M K2CO3. Carbonic acid is a dirpotic acid with Ka1= 4.5*10^-7 and Ka2= 4.7*10^-11. a) which Ka value is more important to this buffer b) what is the buffer pH?
March 7, 2013
a ball is thrown vertically upward from the ground level with an initial velocity "Vo" - V sub zero a. derive a formula for the time at w/c the ball hit the ground b. use the formula to prove that the impact velocity by the ball is -Vo
September 17, 2012
Water is leaking out of an inverted conical tank at a rate of 700.0 cubic centimeters per min at the same time that water is being pumped into the tank at a constant rate. The tank has height 10.0 meters and the diameter at the top is 3.5 meters. If the water level is rising ...
March 12, 2012
math - calculus
Suppose that water is pouring into a swimming pool in the shape of a right circular cylinder at a constant rate of 9 cubic feet per minute. If the pool has radius 3 feet and height 11 feet, what is the rate of change of the height of the water in the pool when the depth of the...
March 12, 2012
A researcher studying the nutritional value of a new candy places a 4.90 gram sample of the candy inside a bomb calorimeter and combusts it in excess oxygen. The observed temperature increase is 2.75 degrees Celsius. If the heat capacity of the calorimeter is 29.50 kJ - K^-1, ...
February 8, 2012
the bases of two triangles are the same length. The altitude of the first triangle is 5 cm and the area of the second triangle is 3 times the area of the first. what is the altitude of the second triangle?
July 17, 2011
In a reaction, 34.6 g of chromium(III) oxide reacts with 12.3 g of aluminum to produce chromium and aluminum oxide. If 23.7 g of chromium is produced, what mass of aluminum oxide is produced?
April 8, 2011
WRITING SKILLS PART 1
Which of the following topics would lend itself only to a formal style of writing? A. Why Living in the Country Is Better Than Living in the City B. How I Lost 10 Pounds C. Folk Songs I Have Sung D. Psychological Effects of Nuclear Weapons
March 23, 2011
Which shows the proper coordinate notation for a rotation that is 180 degrees clockwise about the origin A. (3,6)->(6,3) B. (3,6)->(-3,6) c. (3,6)->(6,-3) D. (3,6)->(-3,-6) HELP please? Thanks
February 24, 2011
We are using Chi Squares to understand if descrepancies in aniaml populations are random or significant. On the developed land, 20 traps were set. 7 Road runners were caught, and two were marked. On the Undeveloepd land, 20 traps were also set, but 11 Road Runners were caught ...
November 17, 2010
Can I reduce these fractions before I multiply them together? because when i multiply them I get some huge numbers. thank you 11/52 times 39/80 21/25 times 15/28 32/121 times 33/144 16/105 times 155/93
April 26, 2010
a 600N person picks up a 180 N suitcase positioned so that the suitcase's center of gravity is 20cm lateral to the location of the person's center of gravity before picking up the suitcase. if the person does not lean to compensate for the added load in any way, where ...
April 6, 2010
Find the time it takes for a water balloon dropped from a second story window and accelerating at 9.8 m/s² downward to hit a passerby on the sidewalk below. The balloon starts from rest and hits with a velocity of 15.9m/s
February 21, 2010
1 The Pilgeims who settled the Plymonth Colony: a.develpoed a harsh dictatorship under William Bradford. b.Created a truly democratic government for all men and women. c.Landed for the winter and planned to move to Virginia in the spring as they had planned to settled theere ...
March 14, 2008
hi i need help with science well see my teacher told us that we needed to do a science fair project but i don't know what i should do..????? u think u could give me some ideas to do for a science project????
February 21, 2008
How come when someone asks a question others cant look at their question... all i see is the name of the person the subject and teacher of that subject!:( I tried to click on it to see the question and poof!!!! NOTHING btw wheres my question We can see them. Something is wrong...
January 9, 2007