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December 22, 2014

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History help
You're welcome.
November 14, 2014

History help
right
November 14, 2014

Jiskha help
You must have posted a lot of nonsense or something crude to have been banned. We're giving you a second chance ... to see if you learned any online manners. I see from your previous post, you're on thin ice!
November 14, 2014

lit
6 syllables
November 14, 2014

lit
You're welcome!
November 14, 2014

lit
In addition, you need to make a syntax correction in this line: Because the one who thinks they can is the best man The words "one" and "man" are singular, but "they" is plural. How will you make them all singular? Or all plural?
November 14, 2014

lit
You can on-ly win if you think you can (10) When you think you can’t , you’ve al-rea-dy lost (10) Be-cause the one who thinks they can is the best man (12) Since lack of cou-rage comes at a cost (9) If you want to win, but you think you can’t (10)
November 14, 2014

lit
Only in the first quatrain, which Ms. Sue wrote for you. Second quatrain: I compete so I can win a prize (9) In a strong state of mind (6) So I can give someone a surprise (9) The future victory shined (7) Count the syllables in the rest of your lines. What do you get?
November 14, 2014

lit
Here are the rules for writing a sonnet: It must consist of 14 lines. It must be written in iambic pentameter (duh-DUH-duh-DUH-duh-DUH-duh-DUH-duh-DUH). It must be written in one of various standard rhyme schemes. If you're writing the most familiar kind of sonnet, the ...
November 14, 2014

lit
Did you read the linked webpage Ms. Sue sent you? It's all very clearly explained in there. http://www.dummies.com/how-to/content/writing-a-sonnet.html
November 14, 2014

lit
So far, yes ... but you're missing the 14th line.
November 14, 2014

lit
Be sure to READ CAREFULLY the information in the link that Ms. Sue sent you. http://www.jiskha.com/display.cgi?id=1415899014 Count the number of lines you have. Count the number of syllables per line. Make sure the rhyme scheme is right.
November 14, 2014

maths lit,business,cinsumer,lo,travel and tourism
http://www.google.com/search?q=become+travel+agent+in+south+africa&oq=become+travel+agent+in+south+africa&aqs=chrome..69i57.8246j0j7&sourceid=chrome&es_sm=119&ie=UTF-8
November 14, 2014

english
What do YOU think? There's a noun clause in there. Do you see it?
November 14, 2014

university of phoenix criminal justice
extra work?
November 13, 2014

L.A.Help!!!!!!
right
November 13, 2014

L.A.Help!!!!!!
I haven't read this recently, but if she's planning what she will take if she has to evacuate, she is not "too scared" -- she's planning. Which other choice makes sense? Go back and read the article if you're unsure.
November 13, 2014

L.A.Help!!!!!!
I agree.
November 13, 2014

Health
And you think the answers are ... ?
November 13, 2014

EDTECH
What? What database?? These don't make any sense.
November 13, 2014

English
Present tense is great. It's an element of making the scene lively. This is a simile: "snake-like queue" If you can figure out how to phrase it without "like," then it'll be a metaphor. I think the word "smeared" is misused here. After &...
November 13, 2014

Health
And you think it's ... ?
November 13, 2014

World History (Ms. Sue)
Then where does the quotation that starts with "I must write ... " end? And where does it come from?
November 13, 2014

Quoting?
No, what?
November 13, 2014

One question
Is all of this one long quotation? With no citation?? “I must write, for what weighs on my heart, I must express.” Another one of the most important characteristics of the movement was commonly expressed through romantic poetry— its love of nature. Romantics ...
November 13, 2014

language arts
I just answered this, didn't I?
November 13, 2014

language arts
Yes, if you mean "was held." The parade didn't do the holding!!
November 13, 2014

language arts
In a sentence in active voice, the subject is doing the action of the verb. You must make sure you can clearly identify the verb and then the subject. A = grandmother grew B = grandmother was interviewed In which sentence did the grandmother do the action of the verb?
November 13, 2014

History PLEASE HELP
Apparently, you didn't read this before you posted this list. Homework Posting Tips Please show your work. Tutors will not do your homework for you. Please show your work for any question that you are posting.
November 13, 2014

history
http://www.jiskha.com/display.cgi?id=1415853807
November 13, 2014

English
Normal English includes "my" or "your" or some kind of modifier before "sister" or "brother" (or "mother" or .. ). If you leave it out, it reads as if your sister's name is Sister and your brother's name is Brother.
November 13, 2014

English
For #1, your second question gets the 'yes' answer. For #2, the answer is 'yes' for both questions.
November 13, 2014

English
Yes, both 5 and 6 are correct ... or will be once you correct the spelling of "that"!! =)
November 13, 2014

English
1 & 2 and 3 & 4 are fine. 5 is correct, too, but does not mean the same as 3 or 4. Do you see why?
November 13, 2014

English
Only #1 is correct. Do you see why?
November 13, 2014

history
http://www.google.com/?gws_rd=ssl#q=political+machines+and+bosses+take+advantage+of+American+People
November 12, 2014

history
http://www.google.com/search?q=progressive+reforms&oq=progressive+reforms&aqs=chrome..69i57.4621j0j7&sourceid=chrome&es_sm=119&ie=UTF-8
November 12, 2014

Fine Art
Google these search strings: five influences on early Italian Renaissance art Five influences on rococo art
November 12, 2014

essay edit
No one will edit or proofread a very long paper like this for you ... well, unless you want to pay a proofreading service. Here's what to do: Go over your paper with the following in mind. Thanks to PsyDAG for the following: In the future, if nobody is available to ...
November 12, 2014

Biology*STUCK*
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/
November 12, 2014

geography
http://www.google.com/search?q=gaia&oq=gaia&aqs=chrome..69i57.2890j0j7&sourceid=chrome&es_sm=119&ie=UTF-8#q=pangea Read several of these and look carefully at the images.
November 12, 2014

Latin
Anonymous's sentences are almost all right. 1. Right 2. Right 3. How many wagons and horses? 4. Only one god? 5. Check the verb tense.
November 12, 2014

English
yes
November 12, 2014

Early Childhood
You're given only those two choices?? Of course, it doesn't last all your life. You'd still be dependent on your mama at age 60 or whatever!! Holy smoke! Common sense, people!
November 12, 2014

writing
What kind of help do you need so you can write your assignment?
November 12, 2014

History
There are many more than just one! http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/National_Monument_(United_States) ~~> http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/List_of_National_Monuments_of_the_United_States
November 12, 2014

English
No, "head" is the correct term for this use.
November 12, 2014

English
In 1, you need to say, "She tried out for ... " Then it'll mean approximately the same as 2. Don't forget to capitalize the C in "China." It's a proper noun.
November 12, 2014

English
right
November 11, 2014

English
This is the correct definition of a compound sentence: A compound sentence contains two simple sentences joined by a coordinating conjunction or a semicolon.
November 11, 2014

English
You're welcome.
November 11, 2014

English
Both are right.
November 11, 2014

English
Right
November 11, 2014

hi s tory
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/List_of_plantations_in_the_United_States
November 11, 2014

Language Arts
You're welcome =)
November 11, 2014

Language Arts
Yes, I'd use that over the others.
November 11, 2014

Language Arts
B, C, and D all would be used to show comparison. A would be used to show contrast. http://grammar.ccc.commnet.edu/grammar/transitions.htm Scroll down in the chart until you see the sections on comparison and contrast.
November 11, 2014

Language Arts
You're welcome.
November 11, 2014

Language Arts
right
November 11, 2014

Language Arts
No http://www.chompchomp.com/terms/parallelstructure.htm
November 11, 2014

English
Please correct the contradiction in this last sentence: I know what I want to say and the word that I need, but I can't think of the word at all.
November 11, 2014

English
No
November 11, 2014

English
"a" is incorrect for the first one. What's up with the second question??
November 11, 2014

English
For #9, yes "in" is a preposition.
November 11, 2014

English
http://grammar.ccc.commnet.edu/grammar/pronouns1.htm#demonstrative This webpage shows you demonstrative pronouns. The question is asking which "this" is used as a direct adjective (not a predicate adjective). What do you think?
November 11, 2014

English
8. Collective nouns: http://grammar.ccc.commnet.edu/grammar/plurals.htm#collective_nouns 9. Italicized? 10. correct
November 11, 2014

English
A is correct here.
November 11, 2014

English
Can a human literally flutter other people's pulses? Can a human literally glitter? Let me know what you think.
November 11, 2014

English
All are correct, but they don't all mean exactly the same thing. 1 and 3 mean any flight school, in general. 2 means a particular flight school that both the speaker and the listener know of.
November 11, 2014

English
D is incorrect because C is incorrect. Only B is correct for the second question. Relative clauses are DEPENDENT clauses and can never be independent sentences on their own.
November 11, 2014

English
Your first answer is correct. Your second answer is incorrect. http://www.chompchomp.com/terms/relativeclause.htm
November 11, 2014

English
I agree.
November 11, 2014

english
Homework Posting Tips Please show your work. Tutors will not do your homework for you. Please show your work for any question that you are posting.
November 11, 2014

english
None of the above.
November 11, 2014

english
"feels" in the first sentence is a linking verb, yes, but "are hoping" is not.
November 11, 2014

English
Have you read it? Read it many times ... more than 4 or 5 times. Read it aloud. Then let us know what YOU THINK. http://www.poetryfoundation.org/poem/174248
November 11, 2014

English
down to earth <~~yes, that works, too.
November 11, 2014

English
Possibly the opposite (antonym) for "snob"? http://www.powerthesaurus.org/snob/antonyms
November 11, 2014

english
2 is better than 1. (The first sentence has too many omitted words that the reader is expected to assume.)
November 11, 2014

English
Only you can write this. You need to start by just getting started. Put pen to paper (don't use the computer!) and write and write and write ... write down what you see in your mind when you think about a school dining hall. This is brainstorming ... write without worrying...
November 11, 2014

Early Childhood
What's the difference between b and d??
November 11, 2014

English
1. He asked me,"Where do you live?" 2. He asked me where I lived. 3. He asked, "Where is the key?" 4. He asked where the key was. [Yes, #4 is fine.]
November 11, 2014

Latin I
Please re-think the underlined sections below: I am a Roman slave because the Romans have occupied my country. I did not fight in the battles with the Romans. My native country was Greece, and now my family lives in Greece. Soon my family will sail for Italy. Now I live in a ...
November 11, 2014

English
Apparently, you didn't read this before you hit the Post Question button ... Homework Posting Tips Please show your work. Tutors will not do your homework for you. Please show your work for any question that you are posting.
November 11, 2014

Psychology
If you're expecting someone here to take this test for you, you've come to the wrong place.
November 11, 2014

Grammar
or After being medicated, the patient was noticeably improved.
November 11, 2014

English
The dash is just providing a slight break in thought and a pause in speech. I'd punctuate that answer with an exclamation mark, though. Look! This is the right box ...
November 11, 2014

English
The only change I'd make is in #2. Since "people" is a plural word, I'd write this: People tied these belts around their waists.
November 11, 2014

English
"Inside" is an adverb modifying "found," answering the question where.
November 11, 2014

History
Read, read, read ... http://www.google.com/search?q=jackson+era+political+parties&oq=jackson+era+political+parties&aqs=chrome..69i57.6310j0j7&sourceid=chrome&es_sm=119&ie=UTF-8
November 10, 2014

Drama/English
... A tableau sequence ... What happens when one tableau in a sequence ends and the next begins? How would a director bridge this gap? Why?
November 10, 2014

Drama/English
http://www.answers.com/transition Make sure you understand the meaning of the word 'transition' completely, and the answer should be clear.
November 10, 2014

History -- plagiarized
Be careful. Anonymous didn't bother to tell where s/he copied this from. Don't commit plagiarism yourself, Demi. Just Google the first half of the first sentence to see where it comes from.
November 10, 2014

English
6 is incorrect. 3 would be better if two forms of the word "surprise" were not in the same sentence. All the rest are correct.
November 10, 2014

English
Your sentence 3 should be sentence 1! A designer does the designing first and then makes the clothing that he/she has designed. =)
November 10, 2014

E.L.A. PLEASE CHECK!
Study Direct Objects and Indirect Objects here: http://www.chompchomp.com/terms.htm Then re-think your answers.
November 10, 2014

E.L.A. PLEASE CHECK!
All are correct. =)
November 10, 2014

English
If you use "sebum" in normal conversation, people probably won't know what you mean! Oil is accurate, and is more commonly used.
November 10, 2014

World History
Read carefully: http://www.michelangelo-gallery.com/the-sistine-chapel-ceiling.aspx
November 10, 2014

English
"Playoff" is something of a slang term that has developed in the world of sports and other competitions. http://www.google.com/search?q=playoff+definition&oq=playoff+definition&aqs=chrome..69i57.3587j0j7&sourceid=chrome&es_sm=119&ie=UTF-8
November 10, 2014

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