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September 18, 2014

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English
There's a tricky rule when the conjunction in a compound subject is "or" -- The verb needs to match the subject that is closer to it in the sentence; in this case, "baboon" is closer to the verb, so you use the singular verb form.
February 9, 2014

English
1. If you put a comma after "today" and a question mark at the end, it'll be fine. 2. Yes, you have it all correct. The word "well" is needed in that sentence.
February 9, 2014

synonyms
pretending to be a martyr a fake sufferer You'll need to think about this. You actually need synonyms for TWO words ... "faking" and "victim."
February 9, 2014

synonyms
Browse the list here and let us know what you decide: http://thesaurus.com/browse/victim
February 9, 2014

English
1. "in" or "on" would be fine. 2. You may use "the" or not, as you wish. Both sentences sound more finished if you keep "the" in there.
February 9, 2014

english -- woefully inadequate
Get specific, and someone here may be able to help you.
February 9, 2014

English art
This is awful! Sorry, but it's true. =( Very dramatic interactions in a world novel to me, with canine preening for competitive exhibition, following the emotions of the lead characters is exciting. This sounds as if you were writing with a thesaurus at your elbow so you ...
February 9, 2014

English
http://grammar.ccc.commnet.edu/grammar/parallelism.htm Read and study the entire page.
February 9, 2014

Eng1511
Put this into your own words and re-post. Someone here will let you know how you did.
February 9, 2014

economics business studies maths literacy
Read through the Related Questions below.
February 9, 2014

ENG1511
http://www.powa.org/index.php/convince Follow the steps, one by one.
February 9, 2014

English
Ask yourself this, then: What if people DON'T speak up and address issues that matter?
February 8, 2014

engligh, grammar
The first phrase ("To succeed...") is correctly placed to modify "workers." The error is probably in the series, so consider this: ... will have to ... ~~learn... ~~adapt... ~~have... The only thing I can suggest is to change that last have to a real ACTION...
February 8, 2014

art
By doing so. Have you ever watched a child?
February 8, 2014

baker
It always helps if you post the ENTIRE question. http://www.jiskha.com/display.cgi?id=1346353705
February 8, 2014

Business Law II
http://www.bing.com/search?setmkt=en-US&q=covenant+of+seisin+definition Let us know what YOU THINK.
February 8, 2014

literary
Weariness could indicate being tired or even depressed.
February 8, 2014

World Geography - incomplete
No answer choices? No indication of what you think?
February 7, 2014

Terribly incomplete!
No question or thinking here.
February 7, 2014

Social Studiesss
http://www.jiskha.com/display.cgi?id=1391635787 http://www.jiskha.com/display.cgi?id=1390594787
February 7, 2014

heailth
There's only one of these choices that has anything to do with increasing physical activity. Do you see it?
February 7, 2014

English
The cost of the car is high. The car is expensive. The fee is low. The taxi ride is cheap. 5 and 6 are fine.
February 6, 2014

Check essay? thankies :)
I'd rephrase in order to get rid of all the "you" instances in all its forms. I have no idea about the content of your paper, but the constant "you" is weird to me ... as if you are instructing me (who has no interest in rock climbing) what to do!!
February 6, 2014

English Language Arts
Yes.
February 6, 2014

English language arts
Please proofread what you posted.
February 6, 2014

Grammar ***CHECK MY WORK PLEASE***
right
February 6, 2014

Grammar ***CHECK MY WORK PLEASE***
Of the whole report? "a" is not correct.
February 6, 2014

History
You need to be looking up any words you are not 100% sure of. Use one or both of these: http://www.dictionary.com http://www.answers.com
February 6, 2014

Human Relations Part 1
And you think ... ?
February 6, 2014

History
1 D = correct 2 A and B are opposites. Which do you think is correct. (C and D are incorrect.)
February 6, 2014

Spanish Composition
I'll send the link to your post to our Spanish expert, SraJMcGin. Be patient, please.
February 6, 2014

Human Relations, Part 1
And you think it's ... ??
February 6, 2014

LOL!!
=) Clearly, I'm not a math nerd!!!
February 6, 2014

Percent Math Fasted Way to Solve
Well, estimate for the first two steps, and then divide and convert. http://www.wolframalpha.com/input/?i=2%2F17
February 6, 2014

Percent Math Fasted Way to Solve
Estimate like this: 200/1700 = 2/17 = 0.11674 = 11.67%
February 6, 2014

English
I don't hear assonance in there. Listen to the vowel sounds. http://examples.yourdictionary.com/assonance-examples.html
February 6, 2014

U.S History - can u help to check my answer :)
yes
February 6, 2014

Check essay? thankies :)
How informal is your teacher allowing you to be?
February 5, 2014

English
2 and 4 are fine, but the others aren't.
February 5, 2014

social science
Please note that no one here will do your work for you. However, we will be happy to read over what YOU THINK and make suggestions and/or corrections.
February 5, 2014

SS-1 question
You're welcome. =)
February 5, 2014

SS-1 question
I agree.
February 5, 2014

ICD-9-CM and CPT Codes
See Related Questions below.
February 5, 2014

English
1)do you think it's possible to say "a free contraceptives distribution" or "a free contracetptive distribution"? I wouldn't use either one. I'd write this: ... distribution of free contraceptives (with or without "a") 2) is it OK to ...
February 5, 2014

Reading
It seems so. It'd be better to write this: They fought alongside women against prejudice.
February 5, 2014

English
#1 is correct. All the others could be either verb choice. What are your directions?
February 4, 2014

Law and ethics
Yep, Medicare uses this term (formularies), so it must be so!
February 4, 2014

english
#1
February 4, 2014

english
That has a different sort of meaning ... that he is not acting normally right now.
February 4, 2014

english
Only #1 is correct.
February 4, 2014

english
The first novel ever written is thought to be one written in 11th century Japan. http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/The_Tale_of_Genji There's only one of the three choices that pre-dates 11th century in any country!
February 4, 2014

cook
Scales? http://www.google.com/search?q=scales+of+measurement&espv=210&es_sm=119&source=lnms&tbm=isch&sa=X&ei=tUDxUqijDdKuyAH-gYHwDA&ved=0CAkQ_AUoAQ&biw=1440&bih=706
February 4, 2014

Ed. Tech.(Need answers checked)
1 should be A. 2 should be A. 3 should be C. 4 should be D. What results did Josh get?
February 4, 2014

Maths literacy,life science,geography and economics
Read through the Related Questions below.
February 4, 2014

Art
This one? http://picasaweb.google.com/lh/photo/99j51lIxGfbvHwxW7fD5_Q And the elements of art listed here? http://arthistory.about.com/cs/reference/f/elements.htm
February 4, 2014

english
If the T on "ty" is capitalized, B will be the correct answer.
February 4, 2014

Writing
You're welcome!
February 4, 2014

Writing
You're correct.
February 4, 2014

cups of milk
11/4 Do you know how I got that?
February 4, 2014

English
Those are all opinion questions. Have you read several of his plays and sonnets? Have you read lots about his life and thoughts? http://www.shakespeare-online.com/ http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Shakespeare http://www.sparknotes.com/shakespeare/
February 4, 2014

Research Report
Here's a really good website to get help researching and writing a paper: http://www.ipl.org/div/aplus/ Click on Step by Step (toward the right) and follow their directions.
February 4, 2014

Research Report
That is not a thesis statement because no one would dispute you about any of that. A thesis statement must include factual information (which you already have) plus your position/opinion/stance. Without your position on the topic, it isn't a true thesis statement. So think...
February 4, 2014

English
Right.
February 4, 2014

English literature
Are you supposed to guess? Or were you given some answers to choose from?
February 4, 2014

English essay
Your thesis is fine. Now keep working as Ms. Sue instructed you above. The step-by-step guide that I linked will help you.
February 3, 2014

English essay
http://www.time4writing.com/writing-resources/step-by-step-guide-to-writing-an-essay/
February 3, 2014

English essay
taught an independent _______
February 3, 2014

Business/ Computers
You might find information here, too, but it's less likely. http://www.webopedia.com/
February 3, 2014

Business/ Computers
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Main_Page Start with wikipedia ... and if you don't want to use the information in each article, scroll down to the bottom of each page and use the references and bibliography information.
February 3, 2014

english
hOw AnNoYiNg Is It To TrY tO rEaD tHiS tYpE oF nOnEsEnSe?
February 3, 2014

Essay Key Points
Do you like it or not? Do you like something else better?
February 3, 2014

Writing Evaluation (Writeacher!)
If you are quoting anyone, you need to give the proper citation. Where did you read this? Cite it properly. https://owl.english.purdue.edu/owl/resource/747/01/
February 3, 2014

Writing Evaluation (Writeacher!)
Delete the quotation marks around giving in (or are you quoting someone?). The rest is fine.
February 3, 2014

Art ~ Goya & His Painting
See Related Questions below.
February 3, 2014

Writing Evaluation (Writeacher!)
received & St. Joseph's <~~spelling Again !~~> This sentence is not clear: Furthermore, due to his popularity among blacks, not only his life but also his family and home were constantly in danger at various times. It sounds as if you're saying that other black ...
February 3, 2014

Writing Evaluation (Writeacher!)
Change "due to" to "because of" http://grammar.ccc.commnet.edu/grammar/plague.htm See #7 This sentence is not clear: Furthermore, due to his popularity among blacks, not only his life but also his family and home were constantly in danger at various times...
February 3, 2014

Language Arts
http://owl.english.purdue.edu/owl/resource/747/01/
February 3, 2014

Language Arts
What's the difference between A and B in your first question? The second one seems right, but which words are in italics?
February 3, 2014

Literature and Social Studies--Please, help me!
Are you the same Anonymous who posted this last night? http://www.jiskha.com/display.cgi?id=1391398446 Use the same ideas as I've given in the post linked above in order to develop your answers well. I have no idea about the songs (notice: no apostrophe), so the content ...
February 3, 2014

Patience is needed.
Do not post your questions more than once. When a tutor with this expertise comes online, he/she will see your questions and respond.
February 3, 2014

computer Science
And you think the correct answer is ... ?
February 3, 2014

math literacy
(93.5 + 93.5 + 57 + 57) x 16 = ??m
February 3, 2014

English
1, 3, and 5 are correct. Don't use the others.
February 3, 2014

English
2, 3, 6, and 7 are correct. 5 is incorrect. The others are correct only if each direct object pronoun doesn't refer to the subject.
February 2, 2014

Writing (Writeacher!)
I think you need to turn things around in order to write full paragraphs for these questions. For #1 ~ Sentence 1: Martin Luther King, Jr., is remembered as a man of exceptional courage. Sentence 2: [Example of risking harm to himself and family] Sentence 3: [Example of ...
February 2, 2014

Health
Right
February 2, 2014

Social Studies and Literature
Be sure to add at least one example of each of the other two strategies, too.
February 2, 2014

law
OMG! You expect someone to do this entire assignment for you??
February 2, 2014

Social Studies--Literature
The question asks "How persuasive...? What will you write? And why do you think so? What aspects of his speech are especially compelling? Compelling to whom?
February 2, 2014

Social Studies--Literature
#1 is an opinion question. What do YOU THINK? Consider his audience ... who was in front of the Lincoln Memorial that day? Why was he making this speech? Once you figure those things out, you'll be ready to deal with #2.
February 2, 2014

Social Studies (Ms.Sue)
Did you read through the timeline in that link I gave you? Dr King and others were active well before the Montgomery bus boycott, but I think the bus boycott got the biggest news coverage because it lasted for a full year or so. Be sure to read through the 1955 and 1956 items ...
February 2, 2014

Social Studies (Ms.Sue)
That's because YOU need to write your own answer. Consider what you have already written in answer to that question. How will you revise it?
February 2, 2014

English
Stop posting this same thing. =(
February 2, 2014

English
Standing water usually occurs after the rain has stopped. Running or rushing usually means it's still raining. Which are you envisioning?
February 2, 2014

English
Get rid of repetitive words. Make sure all subjects and verbs agree. In that last sentence, was the water STANDING on the road or running across the road?
February 2, 2014

???
What?
February 2, 2014

U.S History
Do you understand every word in that quotation? http://www.answers.com/entrust http://www.answers.com/pervert http://www.answers.com/tyranny
February 1, 2014

law
You're studying law, but you want someone else (not a lawyer) to do your assignment for you? I don't understand this. Do YOU have specific questions about all this?
February 1, 2014

world history
Probably about the same as Scottish convicts sent to the colonies (before the US became the US). http://www.google.com/search?q=british+convicts+australia&oq=british+convicts+australia&aqs=chrome..69i57j0l5.5704j0j7&sourceid=chrome&espv=210&es_sm=119&ie=UTF-8
February 1, 2014

Social Studies (Ms. Sue)
It was a VERY important milestone in the civil rights movement, but it was not the start of it.
February 1, 2014

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