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Vocabulary
Denotative definitions are also known as ______ definitions. A. connotative B. direct C. indirect D. None of the Above C
July 16, 2013 by TammieChristina

LANG
Denotative definitions are also known as direct definitions.
February 18, 2012 by kesha

Math 8R - Homework Help!: Part 1
Part 1: Fill in the definitions I need the definitions for the following words: solution evaluate inverse operations
October 29, 2012 by Laruen

Definitions
A smaller group of people within a larger group A. Culture B. subculture C. Demography D. Population None of the definitions say anything like the question please help
September 1, 2014 by kevin

english
indirect definitions are subject to individual interpretation.
February 18, 2012 by eric

english
indirect definitions are subject to individual interpretation.
February 18, 2012 by eric

English
I have to write an essay that has to do with definitions that are arguable. and i cant think of a one. please help me thank you
October 11, 2009 by Justin

English
What is meant by defy convention? The two definitions do not make any sense together.
April 22, 2010 by Angel

math/prealgebra
what are the actual definitions to the word algebra itself? algebra? cubed? counter example? function table? function rule? can you help me find these definitions?
August 20, 2010 by alexis

science
what is the following answers for the definitions i dont understand; control, repetition, validity, reliability, accuracy, controlled variable, independent and dependent variable, hypothesis? We'll be happy to help you understand these definitions if you post the dictionary ...
February 21, 2007 by Jess

english
What the does the literary technique "double" or doubling mean. I read some definitions online, but I kind of want to hear a simple definition.
March 19, 2009 by jen

English
I am asked to describe the "syntax" of a book I am reading. I have looked up several definitions of the word and still do not understand what it means.
January 24, 2010 by Peter

Fair Game
Okay, I am in 6 grade and I am doing definitions; math definitions. Theres something called a "fair game" but I am not for sure if it has to do wih math, or a regular game... plz help. This assignment is due this week..... (-_-) Thxx !! ~
January 12, 2012 by Nana Mosichu

chem
There are a number of definitions for acids and bases. Match the following definitions to the correct theory. Theory Definition A. Arrhenius I - donates or accepts protons B. Bronsted-Lowry II - donates or accepts a lone pair of electrons C. Lewis III - donates a proton or a ...
February 19, 2013 by shakira

English
Hi I was wondering if anybody could explain what "winged words" are in terms of the Odyssey? Thanks. Thank you for using the Jiskha Homework Help Forum. Here is the definition from allwords.com Definitions winged words plural noun 1. literary: Meaningful words spoken, uttered ...
September 14, 2006 by Rachel

English grammar
Common nouns are names for people, things, and animals which have regular shapes and boundaries. Collective nouns are names for people or things which have their members. Material nouns are names for gas, liquid, and solid which don't have regular shapes and boundaries. Proper...
November 29, 2007 by John

Colledge english check
two worded definitions for those confusing homophones. the rule: (principal, principle) =principle
June 22, 2010 by Ariel

Biochemistry
Could someone please explain to me what Lineweaver Burk plot is trying to show? I know the definitions, and I know it represents the Michaelis-Menten equation, but I just need to know what it MEANS in simple English. Thanks!
February 8, 2009 by Chris

english
There was no danger, difficulty, or that could ponce de leon from venturing into the jungles of florida to search for the fountain of youth. a= obstructuion...deter b=procrastination... subside i know the definitions its to hard i think its b
September 21, 2013 by someone

English
What does the word innuendo mean in this context: the air is alive with chatter and laughter and casual innuendo. None of the dictionary definitions make sense.
March 14, 2009 by Jim

English
Can you check if these are metaphorical definitions. 1. Friendship is a electric magnet. 2. Cooperation is a huge smile. 3. Determination is proudly hitting a home run. 4. Happiness is going sailing in a new boat.
September 26, 2007 by Sonic

English
Insidious literally translates to "sitting in," but the word means "secretly working to cause harm." Explain the possible connection between the actual and literal definitions of insidious.
August 20, 2014 by conner

English
Hello! I will type 2 exercises from the lesson I am teaching on Wednesday-english as a foreign language - 8th graders ( it will be graded) I need you to help me with some ideas. It says: LEAD- IN: A Here is a list of some natural sciences: BIOLOGY CHEMISTRY PHYSICS BOTANY ...
April 12, 2010 by refy

english
PLEASE HELP bruces viewpoint made long range planning very difficult for him. what word goes in the blank a:subliminal b:perceptive c:myopic D: discerning i know the definitions but its still hard i think its myopic
September 14, 2013 by BRYAN

english
what's a dedication Thank you for using the Jiskha Homework Help Forum. In the dedication you say to/for whom the book was written. Here is one of the definitions from a dictionary: a name and often a message prefixed to a literary, musical, or artistic production in tribute ...
October 22, 2006 by lynn

English
Leaving aside dictionary definitions, what do the words revising, editing, and proofreading (as part of the writing process) mean to you? Why are these elements so important? What are some specific consequences that may result from skipping over them? How can proofreading ...
April 26, 2012 by LEO

English
Would you name facilities or organizations where orphans, elderly people, very young children are cared for? For example, a senior center, a nursing home, etc. Would you let me know the websites where we can find many kinds of such organizations and their definitions? Thank ...
August 20, 2013 by rfvv

English
could someone please give me site for poetic terms like metaphor, simile, ones that have definitions and give examples from authors. like really easy to understand site.
May 9, 2012 by Mohammad

English
Question 8 5 points Save Use quotation marks when you introduce what sort of information? a speakerís name as well as what the speaker says familiar material titles of your essays definitions of words my answer familiar material
April 27, 2010 by christopher

English 11
what are then meanings of the elements for American Romanticism?? *Love of nature *Supernatural *The exotic *Self-individuals *National Pride *Idealism anyone please help!! or can send me a link where i can find the definitions to theses 7 elements of American Romanticism!!
June 1, 2010 by Caitie

ENGLISH
thanks Mrs Sue but i already looked at the dictionary and got all the definitions i had 20 words to do for my homework i have to write the definition a synonym and a sentence and those are the only words i couldnt find a sentence for PLEASE HELP!!! PRECONCEPTION IMPERTINENT ...
February 4, 2008 by JESSICA*********HELLLPPP!!!

Definitions....
What is pure liquid? What is impure liquid? Thx You are going to have to define these in context. "Pure" is a relative term. For instance, the term "pure" water...is it really pure? It depends on the definition of pure being used. Pure liquid could mean anything. I need the ...
June 27, 2006 by GgooD

Synonyms
i need some synonyms for example is the main word is sleep i need 2 or 3 synonyms for that some examples definitions and i need to make a sketch and then i need the samething again but with a different main word different synonyms, definitions, and some sketching ideas
October 9, 2012 by Anonymous

English
A healthful diet and regular exercise will not only improve health but also lower health care cost. What kinds of supporting paragraphs (examples, details, definitions, analysis, division and classification, process analysis, comparison-contrast, cause-effect, argument) are ...
September 12, 2008 by Gwen

English
Quick questions about vocab, Insidious literally translates to "sitting in," but the word means "secretly working to cause harm." Explain the possible connection between the actual and literal definitions? Also, list as many words as you can think of that contain the root sid...
August 13, 2013 by Bryce

ENGLISH
Noah Webster,author of the original Webster's Dictionary,believed that a dictionaryshould contain more than the definitions of words;therefore,he included their etymologies as well. A. PROPERLY CONSTRUCTED SENTENCE B. DANGLER C. RUN-ON D. COMMA-SPLICE What do you think the ...
October 19, 2006 by Joyce

English - Definitions
What is social criticism and social commentary when it comes to literature? What should I think about when I'm criticizing or commenting on the social aspect of a novel? I need a clear meaning of both terms, "social criticism" and "social commentary". Please don't direct me to...
November 8, 2007 by Anonymous

Art
On the Internet, look up and list two or more definitions of the word "art" from different reliable sources. Be sure to properly quote and cite these definitions. See the "Resource Links" (in Course Materials for this unit) for useful sites. Then search the internet and find ...
June 13, 2009 by Anonymous

science
What are the definitions for rock and mineral?
October 25, 2007 by matt

English
What are good sentences using the words: frivolous, coy and conceive Frivolous- of little weight or importance; having no sound bases Coy- shrinking from contact or familiarity Conceive- to take into ones mind Using these definitions, can you come up with three sentences for ...
March 23, 2010 by Anna

Ssci 2
can anyone give me a "five definitions of economics?" thanks. :)
November 5, 2008 by Akitsuke

Language Arts
What are the definitions for rudimentarily and rudimentariness?
October 31, 2009 by Anya

photo
What are the definitions to principals of design in photography?
April 23, 2010 by Katie

fractured math definitions
a delicious dessert
September 8, 2010 by dessert

fractured math definitions
A group of notes
September 8, 2010 by Alisha

Computer Definitions
What is broadband Internet Connection?
September 17, 2013 by Krystal

definitions
People joined together in business.
February 4, 2014 by Anonymous

physics
When we studied the concept of work, we learned that work = force x distance. Now we learn that torque = force x distance. What's different about these two definitions?A) For work, distance and force are in the same direction; for torque they are perpendicular to each other.B...
March 1, 2012 by jim

principles of physics
When we studied the concept of work, we learned that work = force x distance. Now we learn that torque = force x distance. What's different about these two definitions?A) For work, distance and force are in the same direction; for torque they are perpendicular to each other.B...
March 2, 2012 by CHRIS

life science
what are the independant and dependant variable definitions?
September 18, 2007 by evan

fractured math definitions
what a person should when it rains
September 8, 2010 by when it rains

LANG
Denotative definitions are subject to individual interpretation.
February 18, 2012 by kesha

vocabulary
blank definitions are subject to individual interpretation.
May 3, 2012 by keaira

Math: Functions and Definitions
What is the "pre-image" of a function?
October 24, 2012 by Cicilia

management science
10 definitions of what marketing is, the authors and year
February 24, 2013 by stanley

management science
definitions of marketing,the author and the year
February 25, 2013 by stanley

HEALTH
Words and Definitions that go along with the std chlamydia?
March 25, 2014 by Anonymous

Definitions
Speculation A. Discovery B. Evidence C. Hypothesize D. Analysis D?
September 1, 2014 by kevin

Geography
What is colonalism? When I searched it all the definitions are so confusing. So I don't understand. Thank you
October 20, 2010 by Alania

History Definitions
whats the difference between imperialism and industrialization?
December 17, 2010 by Nicole

Economic
What is market in economics? Give at least two definitions.
February 26, 2014 by Ebenezer

Geography
http://www.answers.com/sovereignty?cat=biz-fin There are many definitions here; keep scrolling down to read them. The first ones are the most concise, though. It has more than one meaning, but basically it has to do with control of territory, yes. Could someone please explain ...
August 16, 2007 by Writeacher

business question
I am given a project to Develop and Incorporate a Business. I decided about video game business for example companies that make big systems like xbox. What is the concept? Type of Entity?: LLC Reason for selecting Entity? Financial Assistance? Marketting Audience? who are the ...
April 18, 2007 by Bobby

Criminology
I have described normative and legal definitions of crime but how is each for applied?
October 25, 2010 by Charles

History
What is a Puritian and what is a Separatist. I tryed looking them but couldn't come upon any good definitions.
September 20, 2009 by Heather

science(word definitions)
whats the difference between the words dominant and recessive
October 24, 2012 by Anonymous

scince i try i have no idea
definitions for force, mass, inertia and friction
March 17, 2014 by eduarda

Fourth Grade Geometry
Could someone tell me what the definitions of translation, reflection and rotation mean?
January 9, 2008 by Tremaine

Algebra 2
I have two words I need to know the definition of that are not in my book: disjunction and conjunction. Does anyone know the definitions?
January 14, 2008 by Christian

social studies
definitions for monogamy polygamy polyandry polygyny neolocal matrilocal patriarchal
September 10, 2008 by keiran

Biology
What is an adenosine triphosphate? I don't understand the fancy definitions. Can some one please simplify it for me? Thanks!
October 8, 2008 by Kate

Science
Where can I find a free online dictionary that gives me precise scientific definitions ONLY?
August 16, 2010 by Anonymous

Biology
Can someone tell me an descriptive definition of budbreak. I can't find good definitions online.
October 13, 2010 by Selene

management science
can you please give me 10 good definitions of what a marketing is, the authors and the date it was defined
February 24, 2013 by stanley

Definitions
People joined together in business. A. Proprietorship B. Ownership C. Partnership D. Investment I got C
September 1, 2014 by kevin

english
How rhetorical definitions, comparisons and explanations differ? These sites should provide you that information: This site is intended to help beginners, as well as experts, make sense of rhetoric, both on the small scale (definitions and examples of specific terms) and on ...
March 24, 2007 by gigi

English III
Read this sentence from Abraham Lincoln's Second Inaugural Address: It may seem strange that any men should dare to ask a just God's assistance in wringing their bread from the sweat of other men's faces; but let us judge not that we be not judged. What does the word wringing ...
May 25, 2014 by Halo4Records

statistics
Define the terms parameter and statistic. Be sure that the concepts of population and sample are included in your definitions.
June 22, 2011 by Liz

business
Can somebody explain what organizational structure of a company means? I read the definitions, but I still do not understand it.
January 29, 2012 by Brenda

ENG
connotation definitions are made up of the set of associations implied by a word in addition to its literal meaning.
February 18, 2012 by kesha

english
1. An analogy helps clarify a complex idea by: A. presenting several definitions of the idea. B. comparing the idea with a simpler one C. breaking down the idea into smaller pieces D. pointing our a single common trait between two topics. I think it's B? 2. Which of the ...
April 19, 2011 by melissa

Sociology
Can anyone give me examples of the definitions: social construction of reality, self-fulfilling prophecy, and incorrigible proposition?
September 10, 2007 by Chris

Math
The weather forecast states that there is a 70% chance of rain tomorrow. Which of the "definitions" of probability is relevant to this statement and explain why?
April 6, 2013 by Alice

English
i have to put carl sandburg's poetry definitions in thematic statements telling what poem be? it have to be tagged. Poetry is a projection across silence of cadences arranged to break the silence with definite intentions of echoes, syllables, wavelengths. i not get how to tag ...
May 5, 2012 by Mohammad

Geography
In simple terms can you please explain to me what free market capitalism means? All the definitions are confusing and I don't understand them. Thank you for your help.
October 1, 2010 by Lauren

english
im in college and i need to know what are genres and can you give me a few sentences to use in how my reading has influences my writing and give me some design texts to my writing skills. i read recently in a magazine on credit , relationships,mental health and can you give ...
August 23, 2005 by patricia

Definitions
Can someone define the word "Republic" into simplest form? Give an example of constitutional monarchy. Thank you very much.
February 10, 2009 by John

Creative Writing
What is the relationship between image and imagination? Consider definitions found in several sources to synthesize your understanding of the terms.
June 30, 2009 by Fats

7th grade
What is a good definition of mercantilism? I don't understand when all the definitions talk about economic systems of national wealth. Thank you!
October 16, 2010 by Isabelle

PHYSICS/CHEMISTRY
Can someone explain to me, what does Metastable isotope means? I already read the definitions on the internet but I really don't understand it. Thanks in advance.
May 14, 2013 by LG

alg 2
Use the definitions and theorems of this section to evaluate and simplify the following expression. Be sure to express answers with positive exponents. (m . n)-1 =
February 22, 2014 by peggy

English
We are putting together a scrapbook for my older sister, and we came up with some dictionary definitions for parts of her name, but does anyone know of a meaning for "Valaitis"? Thanks for any help. Thank you for using the Jiskha Homework Help Forum. What a nice idea! Here is ...
March 6, 2007 by Jenna

Intergrated Math
Use the definitions and theorems of this section to evaluate and simplify the following expression. Be sure to express answers with positive exponents. (b ^4)^ 2
December 29, 2011 by Caitlin

art
On the Internet, look up and list two or more definitions of the word "art" from different reliable sources. Be sure to properly quote and cite these definitions. See the "Resource Links" (in Course Materials for this unit) for useful sites. Then search the internet and find ...
July 17, 2009 by linda

Citing
What if I have a whole paragraph telling definitions of a word from several different sources? Do I still do a citation after every single one?
April 6, 2008 by Anonymous

vocab
__________ definitions are made up of the set of associations implied by a word in addition to its literal meaning. A. Connotative B. Direct C. denotative D. None of the Above.
May 13, 2013 by cbaby

Hinduism
What are the seven definitions of Hinduism according to the Indian government. The text is confusing
January 27, 2011 by SueAnn

Georgia Perimeter
What is the definitions of health promotion, disease prevention and health maintenance.
June 14, 2011 by Linda

Math
What in words would be the definitions of sin 0, cos 0, and tan 0? (in words)
July 23, 2008 by Jen

English
1) The wind is personified as a tired man, who like a guest, knocks at Emily Dickinson's door and asks her to enter. 2) Being invisible, there is no point in giving him a chair (it is no use giving him a chair) 3) Through his poem Davies wants to stress the fact that nowadays...
November 28, 2010 by Franco

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