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October 24, 2014

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Criminal Justice - Ethics
I agree with your first answer, but not the second.
April 21, 2014

parallel structures
This is the problem area in that sentence: ... it was both surprising and a revolution in its special effects. surprising = participle, serving as an adjective revolution = noun You'll need to make them both adjectives or both nouns. There is no one right answer! Give it a...
April 21, 2014

BIOLOGY
Since Jiskha doesn't have a biology expert at this time, please try posting your question at this site. http://www.biology-online.org/biology-forum/
April 21, 2014

English
Right
April 21, 2014

GEOGRAPHY 9
So ... none of the answers is correct. But I guess "d" comes closest. You really need to complain to your teacher about this. Tang = Chinese name Shogunate = Japanese term All "Edit" forms should read "Edict" There is no Edict of Japan, but there ...
April 21, 2014

GEOGRAPHY 9
You need to look up each of those terms here: http://www.google.com Let us know what you think.
April 21, 2014

English
In which country or culture? Africa is a BIG continent?
April 21, 2014

English Help Please!!! Check!!
1. I'd go with your second revised sentence. 2. Looks good, but you needs to use "groups" instead of "group." 3. and 4. ~ Try these things: ~ draw lines through any unneeded or repetitive words or phrases. ~ locate any passive verbs and figure out how ...
April 20, 2014

Penn Foster
http://www.answers.com/topic/dramatic-irony
April 20, 2014

English
#1 is correct. #2 is somewhat OK, but not commonly used. #3 is incorrect word order.
April 20, 2014

US history
All are incorrect. Go back and study instead of guessing. PS -- He was Dr. Martin Luther King, jr.
April 20, 2014

English, Reading
It's been ages since I read this book, but all these questions can be answered by reading the book. Let us know what YOU THINK, please.
April 20, 2014

Maths, biology, accounting, business economics
Please read through the Related Questions and their answers below.
April 20, 2014

English Help Please!!!
If you're expecting someone to do your assignment for you, this is the wrong website! But if you give it a try, we'll be happy to go over your work and make suggestions. Here is an excellent website with ideas about how to combine sentences well: http://eslus.com/...
April 20, 2014

English
I haven't read this work, but this kind of question (a "surface" question) is one that should be easily answered if you've read the book. No deep thinking is required! Have you read it? Check here, too: http://www.sparknotes.com/lit/gatsby/
April 19, 2014

English Composition
Ms. Sue is right. You need to discuss these kinds of things with your parents. Children and teens that go missing each year is only one of the circumstances that your parents might be thinking of, but undoubtedly there are others. Stats on missing kids, in case you want to use...
April 19, 2014

English Composition
http://abclocal.go.com/ktrk/story?section=news/local&id=7440934 This is an example of why parents want to protect their children. This 16 year-old girl disappeared in 2010 after she got off the school bus, about 30 feet from her house.
April 19, 2014

arithmetic
Yes, 60 mph.
April 19, 2014

English
The 't' sound in "can't" is the only difference.
April 19, 2014

English
The 't' sound in "can't" is the only difference.
April 19, 2014

Geography 9R - HELP!
No. Study about this man and try again, but don't guess! http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Genghis_Khan
April 19, 2014

English
#1 is incorrect; #5 is a bit awkward; all the others are fine. To correct #1, you'd write, "I haven't read the novel yet." #5 would be much better if you omitted "yet."
April 18, 2014

cultural diversity
I'm confused on the answer choices. How are each of these terms defined in your text? There seems to be a LOT of overlap in how I understand them, and I've never heard of "eventcast." eventcast? recount? account? story?
April 18, 2014

Paper Writing
There are two ways to do in-text citations in this situation. One is to incorporate the information into the sentence itself, and the other is to add the reference information in parentheses at the end. The former is easier and usually reads more smoothly. Here are examples, ...
April 18, 2014

Paper Writing
Sorry. Here's a live link: http://owl.english.purdue.edu/owl/resource/747/01/
April 18, 2014

Paper Writing
https://owl.english.purdue.edu/owl/resource/747/01/ Click on MLA In-Text Citations: The Basics (in the column on the left), and read through "Basic in-text citation rules" first. Then scroll down to "Miscellaneous non-print sources." Let me know what you ...
April 18, 2014

Paper Writing
MLA? or APA?
April 18, 2014

sociology
I think it's the fourth choice. http://www.dictionary.com Look up "empiricism."
April 18, 2014

Civics
Nothing, apparently. Were you given answer choices? You'll need to type them in, since copy/paste obviously didn't work.
April 18, 2014

Can someone please proofread my lead!
http://www.google.com/search?q=how+to+write+a+journalism+lead&oq=how+to+write+a+journalism+lead&aqs=chrome..69i57j0l2.5125j0j7&sourceid=chrome&es_sm=119&ie=UTF-8
April 18, 2014

Can someone please proofread my lead!
What's the most interesting part of that too-long, too-detailed sentence? The Michigan Court of Appeals finds no error in the trial courts disposition of favoring defendant Ionia Sentinel-Standard newspaper entry of summary judgment over the plaintiff’s claims ...
April 18, 2014

health
I don't see a question.
April 18, 2014

English
1 and 2 are fine. 3 is OK, but awkward.
April 18, 2014

English
1. Exercise on a regular basis, and you will be a happy person. 2. OK 3. OK 4.OK 5. OK 6. Take a rest while watching TV, and you will be a happy person. 7. Sing songs in a choir room, and you will be a happy person. 8. OK 9. OK 10. OK
April 18, 2014

Spanish
I'll send this to our expert tutor in Spanish.
April 17, 2014

English
Both are similar in meaning except that #1 implies that there should be no soccer in the future month, while #2 implies that no soccer-playing was in the past.
April 17, 2014

biology
Since Jiskha doesn't have a biology expert at this time, please try posting your question at this site. http://www.biology-online.org/biology-forum/
April 17, 2014

SS
The first thing you need to ask is what the UAE needs that they don't already have; then you could find out if Lebanon can help.
April 17, 2014

comprehending/english
Are you saying there's a quotation from the Zimmerman trial transcript in there? I don't see it. Also, would you please proofread what you wrote at the beginning? That part (instructions?) reads funny, as if some words are missing.
April 17, 2014

Psychology/English
http://www.google.com/search?q=psychological+effects+of+orphanhood&oq=psychological+effects+of+orph&aqs=chrome.1.69i57j0l5.9534j0j7&sourceid=chrome&es_sm=119&ie=UTF-8 Read lots, and take good notes!
April 17, 2014

SS
http://www.jiskha.com/display.cgi?id=1165852501
April 17, 2014

psy/310
http://www.google.com/#q=psychoanalytical+models+of+human+behavior Read lots, and take good notes.
April 16, 2014

6th grade Lang Arts
All looks very good. The only notation I'd make is that in the second #4, "him" is the indirect object, but maybe your teacher doesn't need you to be that specific.
April 16, 2014

English Please Help!!
I think you've already done it: " ... to entertain her readers with an admiring memory of her mother’s last year of life."
April 16, 2014

Language
Are you sure it was written down right? Did your teacher give you a printed list? Or were the words read to you, and you wrote them down? This dictionary website searches through a large number of other dictionaries ... and there is no such word in any of them! http://www....
April 16, 2014

english/vocabulary
You're welcome.
April 16, 2014

english/vocabulary
http://dictionary.reference.com/browse/assurance?s=t as·sur·ance [uh-shoor-uhns, -shur-] Do you see the 3 syllables? The bold syllable in the pronunciation part is telling you where the stress is. Stress simply means you say that syllable a bit louder than the ...
April 16, 2014

english/vocabulary
Use a dictionary ... it tells you syllabification, stress, pronunciation, definition, origin, and many other things about each word. You tell us what you find, and someone here will check your work for you.
April 16, 2014

english/vocabulary
You can find everything you need if you'll look up each word in a dictionary ... in print or online. Here's one: http://www.dictionary.com
April 16, 2014

English
Alex and Dylan, No one here cares if you are brothers or not, but when you post from the same computer and use different names, as well as answer each other's questions, we know that you're playing games. Please pick one name and stay with it.
April 16, 2014

English
A metropolis is a city or several cities that are close together. Which adjective doesn't fit? If you are not clear on these words, look them up here: http://www.dictionary.com
April 16, 2014

English
Look up the words at www.dictionary.com It's not B.
April 16, 2014

English
If you expect students to actually speak, then use "speak." But if you want them to write, then say "Plan and write an essay ... "
April 16, 2014

world geography
???
April 16, 2014

English
http://www.dictionary.com It's not A.
April 16, 2014

Language Arts
I haven't read this story, but think about how you reacted -- positively or negatively or sadly or whatever -- to what the story's narrator says or describes. Write up your reactions to these things.
April 16, 2014

vocabulary
And you think it's ... .
April 16, 2014

Language Arts
YW!! =)
April 16, 2014

Language Arts
Yes, A.
April 16, 2014

Language Arts
AFTER the conjunction? No, sorry, that's not it! http://www.eslbee.com/sentences.htm Check out the compound and complex sentences here, and you should be able to figure it out.
April 16, 2014

English
#2 makes no sense. All the others mean almost the same thing. 1. have = either get or possess 3. get = take or purchase 4. take = have the drink to go
April 16, 2014

English
They mean the same thing, but #1 is more precise.
April 16, 2014

English
Yes, but 1 is less formal than 2. "A dash is sometimes used to set off concluding lists and explanations in a more informal and abrupt manner than the colon. We seldom see the dash used this way in formal, academic prose." http://grammar.ccc.commnet.edu/grammar/marks...
April 16, 2014

American History
Many of the revolutionary leaders in the American colonies were quite well educated and knew Socrates' and Plato's ideas and writings. http://www.google.com/search?q=plato+socrates+on+democracy&oq=plato+socrates+on+democracy&aqs=chrome..69i57j0l2.8157j0j7&sourceid=...
April 16, 2014

english/vocabulary
Have you read an article called "Failing Infrastructure"? That's where you start. The rest of the directions seem very clear to me.
April 15, 2014

Language Arts - Grammar - please check answers
is #4 'was'? yes is #6 'was'? yes is #7 'day'? yes is #10 "Mr. Hynes'? yes
April 15, 2014

English
#3 is incorrect. The rest are fine. Most commonly used are both #1 sentences and #4.
April 15, 2014

English
Only #2 is correct. Yes, you need "she" in that construction rather than "her" or "herself" or "Sonya."
April 15, 2014

English
#2 will be correct when you put a space after the colon! A comma after "sister" is a good idea, too. =)
April 15, 2014

Social Studies
You're welcome.
April 15, 2014

Social Studies
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Roman_Empire Use Ctrl + F and type in 395 AD. What do you discover? http://www.google.com/search?q=why+germanic+tribes+invaded+rome&oq=why+germanic+&aqs=chrome.1.69i57j0l4.6675j0j7&sourceid=chrome&es_sm=119&ie=UTF-8 http://www.google.com/#q=Battle+...
April 15, 2014

English
D is correct.
April 15, 2014

English
Right
April 15, 2014

English
Good.
April 15, 2014

English
I disagree.
April 15, 2014

english/vocabulary
Kalie, please post correct sentences ... or don't post at all.
April 15, 2014

Damon =)
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April 15, 2014

english
1. Look up the meaning of each of these words. http://www.answers.com or http://www.onelook.com 2. You try writing a sentence for each word, and someone here will check your work for you.
April 15, 2014

reading
Only YOU can write this. Someone here will check your work for you if you write it up and post it.
April 15, 2014

Health
If you reread what you posted, the only thing I get from it is that you want someone else to provide the answers for you. The best way to get true help here is to let us know what the assignment is AND what you already know about it. If you have a specific question about the ...
April 15, 2014

Health
That's pretty skimpy. You can't think of anything else? Are you paying for this class? Do you have a textbook? Do you know how to use search engines, such as www.google.com and www.bing.com ??
April 15, 2014

Health
Please let us know what YOU THINK. Then someone here will be able to comment on your ideas.
April 15, 2014

Language Arts
I haven't read this story. Have you? If you have read it, the answer should be easy. This is not a deep-thinking type of question.
April 15, 2014

English
Yes, both mean about the same thing.
April 15, 2014

English
3 and 4 would read better with "hadn't cleaned" and "hadn't read," but as they're written, they are not incorrect.
April 15, 2014

English
Read through Related Questions below.
April 15, 2014

u,s history
http://www.history.com/this-day-in-history/south-vietnam-surrenders
April 15, 2014

English
All are grammatically correct, but #1 sounds a bit awkward.
April 15, 2014

English
Motivation that comes from inside yourself, not from anyone or anything else. http://www.answers.com/topic/internal-motivation
April 14, 2014

Language Arts
No one here will just GIVE you the answer. YOU must do the reading, list the dates, and THINK!! Hint: Civil War was about 1860-1864.
April 14, 2014

Language Arts
http://www.jiskha.com/display.cgi?id=1396039684
April 14, 2014

Public Speaking
Are you clear on what "feedback" is? http://www.answers.com/feedback
April 14, 2014

AP classes
Be ready to put in the time and work needed for these college-level classes. If you're not willing to do all the reading and studying (beyond specific class assignments), you should not take them ... or take only one instead of two. It completely rests on how much YOU are ...
April 14, 2014

Written Communication
One thing that has worked well for some students of mine in the past is this: Think of something you really wanted or really wanted to do. You planned for it; you saved up for it; or whatever. But once you got what you wanted, you hated it. What happened? Why did you want this...
April 14, 2014

english 11
Read it here: http://www.gutenberg.org/files/2542/2542-h/2542-h.htm
April 14, 2014

English III
You're welcome.
April 14, 2014

English III
I agree.
April 14, 2014

English III
Someone here will be happy to check your answers.
April 14, 2014

math
So ... "ale" ... do you know how AMK got that answer?
April 14, 2014

English III
I agree now! These three terms are not easy ... take some real thinking, for sure!
April 14, 2014

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