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English-A Raisin in the Sun
What is your impression of Mrs. Johnson and her message to the Youngers in A Raisin in the Sun?
September 2, 2007 by Anonymous

English- A Raisin in the Sun
I'm stuck on these in A Raisin in the Sun: Why does Mama decide not to move? In what way does she show herself to be stronger than her children? I'm stuck, please help!
September 1, 2007 by Anonymous

English-A Raisin in the Sun
In A Raisin in the Sun, how are the dreams Walter and Ruth had when Travis was born similar to those of Big Walter and Mama? I am stuck on this one. Is it that they both wanted a house of their own? happiness? I don't know- please help me.......
September 1, 2007 by Anonymous

English- A Raisin in the Sun
In Act III, Scene I, Bennie is particularly bitter, but Ruth defends Walter. What does Ruth say? Is this right- She says, "You didn't say nothing bad to him did you?" (in A Raisin in the Sun)
September 1, 2007 by Anonymous

English- A Raisin in the Sun
In the book A Raisin in the Sun, why is Beneatha worried about Mama meeeting Asagai? Is it only because she knows Mama doesn't like people to see their house messy? I am wondering if this is the only reason.
September 1, 2007 by Anonymous

AP Lit (Help)
Think about the role of the money in a raisin in the sun how does affect each of the major characters? is abook called a raisin in the sun by Lorraine hansberry
October 1, 2007 by anonymous

reading raisin in the sun
what act did the quote When the world gets ugly enough – a woman ... will do anything for her family. The part that’s already living come from in the raisin in the sun.
August 19, 2009 by john

English- A Raisin in the Sun
This is a post continued from yesterday under "English-A Raisin in the Sun". In response to GuruBlue- Is Bennie worried about Mama meeting Asagai because Asagai wants Bennie to go to Africa and Mama won't like that? (I reposted because the previous post is a few pages back and...
September 2, 2007 by Anonymous

English-A Raisin in the Sun
What does Beneatha think about George Murchison in the book A Raisin in the Sun? Please check my answer: Is this correct: Beneatha prefers Asagai over George. She doesn't like some of the things George says. She argues with him since she doesn't always agree with him. The two ...
September 1, 2007 by Anonymous

English-A Raisin in the Sun
In the book A Raisin in the Sun, what do you think about George Murchison? Is he a good match for Beneatha? Why/ why not? Please check my answer: Is this correct: I think George is a very privileged person. He's very lucky. He's finacially well-off. I don't think he's a good ...
September 1, 2007 by Anonymous

English
In A Raisin in the Sun, is the main conflict poverty? http://www.sparknotes.com/lit/raisin/summary.html Look for the word "clash" or "disagree" or something like that. =)
August 8, 2007 by Anonymous

English
Do you mean Raisin in the Sun? (no "dry" in it) b cuz that's what I'm reading now and I have Langston Hughes poem Dream Deferred i can help you I am writing an essay on Raisin in the dry sun I have to write about a major theme in the book, and I have chosen dreams deferred. ...
April 27, 2007 by Anonymous

English-A Raisin in the Sun
In the book A Raisin in the Sun, what does Walter think about George Murchison? Please check my answer: Is this correct: Walter is jealous of George. He's jealous that George has been to New York and he hasn't. He's jealous of George's trendy and impressive clothing, which he ...
September 1, 2007 by Anonymous

English
Can someone please read over my essay and take note of any errors or suggested revisions? Thanks. The title of Lorraine Hansberry’s A Raisin in the Sun represents the dreams of the characters in the play and how they become crushed. At the beginning of the play, Walter ...
December 20, 2012 by Anonymous

English
What would be considered comlication's in "A Raisin in the Sun?
January 26, 2008 by michael

English
What's does mrs. Johnson represent in a raisin and a sun
February 24, 2013 by Samira

English
In "A Raisin in the Sun," what does the symbol sunlight and darkness mean?
January 26, 2008 by michael

english
what is the critical lens statement in A Raisin in the Sun by Lorraine Hansberry?
June 5, 2010 by julio

English
Can anyone help me find some literary elements in the novel "A Raisin in the Sun" showing that Walter was a hero in the end. Thanks....
January 13, 2010 by Tizzi

English
What are the physical traits of Lena, Walter, Beneatha, Ruth, George, and Joseph in A Raisin in the Sun byLorraine Hansberry?
January 26, 2008 by Joe

English
Why does Mrs. Johnson visit the Younger's in the play A Raisin in the Sun? for food? to be nosy? Why did Lorraine Hansberry include her in the book?
August 24, 2007 by Anonymous

English
Is there any other reason Mama gives Walter the money in Act II, Scene II of A Raisin in the Sun besides that she loves him and she trusts him?
August 24, 2007 by Anonymous

ENGLISH 2
What advice should Lena give walter from a raisin in the sun to change the outcome of the novel? i need help with idead so I could write a letter to him?
August 28, 2009 by john

REPOST ABOUT ENG.
Posted by Anonymous on Sunday, September 2, 2007 at 6:01pm. download mp3 free instrumental remix Also a continued post from yesterday: I am wondering then why it's asked this way, "BENEATHA is particularly bitter, BUT Ruth defends Walter. What does Ruth SAY?" Why does the ...
September 3, 2007 by Anonymous

English
Can someone tell me the physical and character traits of these characters in A Raisin in the Sun: Lena, Walter, Beneatha, Ruth, George Murchinson, and Joseph Assaigal?
January 26, 2008 by Beth

PLEASE VIEW- URGENT!
I do not understand this question. Could you please explain? "Beneatha is particularly bitter, but Ruth defends Walter. What does Ruth say?" (Act III, SceneI) For Further Reading * A Raisin in the Sun - SraJMcGin, Monday, September 3, 2007 at 7:36pm I remember answering this ...
September 4, 2007 by Anonymous

English
Is this a good topic sentence for a paragraph? In A Raisin in the Sun, Lena Younger is the nurturing, morale character who keeps the Younger family in line and earns your respect in the story.
September 10, 2008 by Anna

drama
what is raisin in the sun about?
September 16, 2007 by toni

English-(PLEASE CHECK)
How have things changed for African Americans and women since the 1959 first performance of A Raisin in the Sun? My Answer- They are more respected and there is less discrimination against them. Should I add anything else?
August 22, 2007 by Anonymous

English
For a Raisin in the Sun, I have to draw and label a diagram of the stage. On the page, typed are: up stage, down stage, audience, stage right, and stage left. I don't get it, like what am I supposed to do, draw the kitchen, the couch in the living room, or what? Can someone ...
August 6, 2007 by Anonymous

English
I just need some help with this statement, the topic is how Mama is a help to her family rather than a hindrance in "Raisin in the Sun" Mama perpetually helps characters such as Walter and Ruth throughout the play, whether by bettering their morals or supplementing their mood.
May 10, 2011 by Meh

english
where is the adjectives and the adverbs in the following paragraphe at the time lorraine hansberry was the yongest american playwriter ,the first woman ,and the first african american to receive the honor . her much celebrated play was A Raisin in the Sun.
October 31, 2010 by allan

Literature
What do you think Antigone and A Raisin in the sun in plus to Sophocles and Lorrain Hansbury cultural identity ?
July 14, 2013 by Hannah :-)

Literature
What do you think Antigonê and A Raisin in the Sun imply about Sophocles and Lorraine Hansberry's cultural identities?
July 16, 2013 by Briannah

English
I don't understand this question in A Raisin in the Sun, Act III, Scene I: Q: Beneatha is particularly bitter, but Ruth defends Walter. What does Ruth say? Possible A: Ruth said, "You didn't say nothing bad to him, did you?" (But is that defensive though?) Please let me know ...
August 24, 2007 by Anonymous

LIT 210
What do you think Oedipus Rex and A Raisin in the Sun imply about Sophocles’ and Lorraine Hansberry’s cultural identities?
July 20, 2012 by Becky

English
I need to do reasearch on "A Raisin in the Sun" and I'm having trouble answering this question: What was the status of African-Americans in the late 1950s? Why did they come to the North from the South and what they experienced when they got here? Include such information such...
February 8, 2009 by Anonymous

Play- A Raisin in the Sun
Where can I find info. along these lines on Sparknotes and/ or Pink Monkey: Why Walter's attitude about life is unrealistic
August 27, 2007 by brie

Finite Math
I keep trying to set up this problem to solve it using the Simplex Method, but I can't seem to get the tableau set up correctly. If anyone could help, I would appreciate it: A baker has 150 units of flour, 90 of sugar, and 150 of raisins. A loaf of raisin bread requires 1 unit...
December 9, 2010 by Christina

math 2nd grade
Dwayne eats 1/9 of the raisin bread. Francisco eats 1/3 of the raisin bread. Who eats more raisin bread?
February 29, 2012 by ashley

world Lit 210
Complete the Comparative Drama Matrix in Appendix F, in which you will analyze the characterization, dramatic irony, plot, and conflict in Oedipus Rex and A Raisin in the Sun.
June 11, 2009 by carol

litature
Need assistance with lit class checkpoint for week 8 rough draft of final paper for A raisin in the sun and the lottery Lit/210 wk 8
January 16, 2010 by Debby

literature
I need help developing a thesis statement for an analytical essay on Oedipus Rex and A Raisin in the Sun. I have to compare and contrast these two pieces of literary work. Can someone please help me?
July 23, 2009 by Robin

A Raisin in the Sun
I do not understand this question. Could you please explain? "Beneatha is particularly bitter, but Ruth defends Walter. What does Ruth say?" (Act III, SceneI)
September 3, 2007 by Anonymous

A Raisin in the Sun
In what way does Mama show herself to be stronger than her children? (Please check the following): Mama is willing to give up her dream for the good of the family.
September 3, 2007 by Anonymous

English-A Raisin in the Sun
Also a continued post from yesterday: I am wondering then why it's asked this way, "BENEATHA is particularly bitter, BUT Ruth defends Walter. What does Ruth SAY?" Why does the question mention Bennie at all? And it asks, "What does Ruth SAY?" She only says, "Yes, Lena," when ...
September 2, 2007 by Anonymous

A Raisin in the Sun
What is the main conflict? My answer is: poverty and discrimination. My question is: can I add achieving dreams as a main conflict?
August 27, 2007 by brie

africa american literature
In the play A Raisin in the sun who is the protagonist inursuit of a superobjective and eamples of them either acheiving or not acheiving the superobjective
July 12, 2011 by Anonymous

lit
Create an 8-10-slide PowerPoint presentation addressing one of the following three topics by comparing, contrasting, and evaluating the themes, writing styles, and uses of dramatic devices and conventions in Oedipus Rex and A Raisin in the Sun.
June 14, 2009 by carol

A.R.I.T.S.(please check Ron)
do you know the answer: 1. Does the name Alaiyo fit Beneatha? thanks... brie:'} Thank you for using the Jiskha Homework Help Forum. If you are still referring to "A Raisin in the Sun," Asagai calls Beneatha gAlaiyoh, which in Yoruba means gOne for Whom Bread Is Not Enough.h
April 27, 2007 by brie

A Raisin in the Sun
In Act II, Scene II, we see George again. Is your impression of him the same or has it changed? (Does this look okay): My impression of him is the same. It has not changed.
September 3, 2007 by Anonymous

physics
11)Which has more momentum, an elephant standing still or a raisin dropped from your hand? The raisin 12)A player kicks a football with an initial velocity of 3.00 m/s at an angle of 60.0 above the horizontal. What is the horizontal distance traveled by the football? A)0.312 m...
April 1, 2008 by Jon

English-(PLEASE CHECK)
Could someone please check my diagram of the stage in A Raisin in the Sun? UP STAGE a door(either a door(either Beneatha's + Beneatha's + Mama's or Mama's or Walter's + Walter's + Ruth's bedroom) Ruth's bedroom) STAGE RIGHT Travis' bed STAGE LEFT DOWN STAGE audience But where ...
August 22, 2007 by Anonymous

physics
The orbit of Halley's Comet around the Sun is a long thin ellipse. At its aphelion (point farthest from the Sun), the comet is 5.1 1012 m from the Sun and moves with a speed of 12.0 km/s. What is the comet's speed at its perihelion (closest approach to the Sun) where its ...
March 29, 2011 by Meisha

physics
The sun is 1.5 1011 m from the earth. (a) Over what surface area is solar radiation spread at this distance? (b) What is the total power radiated by the sun? (The sun delivers energy to the surface of the earth at a rate of approximately 1400 W/m2.) (c) Treating the sun as a ...
April 9, 2012 by JOHN

A Raisin in the Sun
Why does Mama decide not to move? (please check the following answer): Mama decides not to move because she thinks she's aiming too high. She thinks moving would be unrealistic. She says that sometimes you have to know when to give up some things and hang on to what you ...
September 3, 2007 by Anonymous

physics-sun
a 1 square meter solar panel receives a total of 1000Watts from the sun. If we assume all the energy is release through nuclear fusion from the sun what is the total output from the sun?Given you know the total mass of the sun and have just calculated the total output assume ...
May 9, 2011 by jen

English
“Harlem” What happens to a dream deferred? Does it dry up like a raisin in the sun? Or fester like a sore— And then run? Does it stink like rotten meat? Or crust and sugar over— like a syrupy sweet? Maybe it just sags like a heavy load. Or does it explode? "What happens to a ...
January 24, 2010 by Candace

AP American Literature
My school requires all students wanting to be in AP Literature to complete a packet with assignments for different novels. The last page of my packet is for A Raisin in the Sun and I have to create a mosaic project for the book. It listed all the categories and I organized a ...
June 6, 2013 by Janell

English
In the play, A Raisin in the Sun, what should be included in the diagram of the stage besides the two bedroom doors, the window, Travis' bed, the table and chairs, and the couch? Also, I don't know where to put the door that leads into and out of the apartment. Any ideas? One ...
August 24, 2007 by Anonymous

Literature
I am not understanding how am i suppost to start this assingment any help is greatly appreacited. I have to do a powerpoint presentation addressing the following: Topic: Dealing with a family members death I have to compare, contrast, adn evaluate the themes, writing styles, ...
September 16, 2007 by student A

English
Can someone please proof read this? In A Raisin in the Sun, Lena Younger is the nurturing, ethical character who keeps the Younger family in line. First of all, Lena is a caring mother. For instance, when Walter runs away from his family because no one will listen to his ...
September 21, 2008 by Anna

physics
the energy received by the earth from the sun is 1400w/m2. Assuming that the sun is a black body radiator and the ratio of the radius of the earth's orbit to the sun's radius is 216. Calculate the surface temperature of the sun. Stefan constant = 0.000000057w/m2 k4.
April 16, 2012 by frank fred

literature
8-10-slide PowerPoint presentation addressing one of the following three topics by comparing, contrasting, and evaluating the themes, writing styles, and uses of dramatic devices and conventions in Oedipus Rex and A Raisin in the Sun. o Topic One: Pride and Integrity o Topic ...
June 14, 2009 by carol

English
1. He needs two canned foods. 2. He needs some 500 won coins and many 1,000 won bills. 3. He needs a map book and a tour book to use in the travel. 4. He needs a bottle of drink and a canned drink to drink during the trip. 5. He needs a sun block/sun screen to apply on the ...
May 8, 2009 by John

math
Mary is baking cookies for her school bake sale. For every 5 chocolate chip cookies she makes 2 oatmeal raisin cookies. If she keeps this ratio, and bakes 84 cookies total, what will be the ratio of chocolate chip cookies to oatmeal raisin cookies?
October 10, 2013 by Anonymous

earth
The quantity of radiation received by earth from the sun is 1.4 kW / m2. Assuming that sun is an ideal radiator, calculate the surface temperature of the sun. The ratio of the radius of earth's orbit to the radius of the sun is 216.
June 27, 2012 by kamal

physics
At perihelion on Feb. 9, 1986, Halley’s comet was 8.79 × 107 km from the sun and was moving at a speed of 54.6 km s−1 relative to the sun. Calculate its speed (a) when the comet was 1.16 × 108 km from the sun, and (b) at its next aphelion in the year 2024, when the comet...
March 15, 2012 by swapnali

physics
Rank the average gravitational forces from greatest to least between:A. Sun and Mars.B. Sun and the Moon.C. Sun and Earth. i answer b,c,a and its wrong
March 3, 2012 by Christie

physics
I keep getting the wrong answer... A solar model is used to calculate the expected temperature and density at all depths within the Sun. These results are then used to calculate the expected fusion rate within the Sun. We have confidence that the model is correct because it ...
April 17, 2011 by Misty

math word problem
Jim is making a diagram of the solar system. If he draws Neptune, which is 2795 million miles from the sun, 10 inches from the sun on his paper, how far away (to the nearest tenth of an inch) from the sun should he draw Mars, which is 142 million miles from the sun?
March 21, 2010 by Paula

physics
rank the average gravitational force from greatest to least between (a) sun and mars (b)sun and moon (c) sun and earth include an explanation PLEASE!!!!
January 3, 2014 by gina

math
this problem is given me very much difficulty because of the set up and what to do. can someone assit me if you have a few minutes. thanks. Income. A baker has 250 units of flour, 90 of sugar, and 150 of raisins. A loaf of raisin bread requires 1 unit of flour, 1 of sugar, and...
June 14, 2007 by student

physics
The light from the sun is found to have a maximum intensity near the wavelength of 470 nm assuming the surface nof the sun a s a black body the temperature of the sun is ----------
February 27, 2013 by prasad

physics
The light from the sun is found to have a maximum intensity near the wave length of 470nm assuming the surface of the sun as a black body,the temperature of the sun is....
February 28, 2013 by Raj

science
what type of spectrum does the sun emit? where does nuclear fusion in the sun occur? if a star begins its evolution with 10 times the mass of the sun, but ends up with 2 times the mass of the sun, what type of object does it form?
March 30, 2009 by bo

lit
What do you think Oedipus Rex and A Raisin in the Sun imply about Sophocles’ and Lorraine Hansberry’s cultural identity?" If you go to http://www.sparknotes.com/lit and read the Context and Themes ... sections for each work, you'll find plenty of ideas to use in answering this...
February 1, 2007 by stacy

Physics
Our sun rotates in a circular orbit about the center of the Milky Way galaxy. The radius of the orbit is 2.2 1020 m, and the angular speed of the sun is 1.2 10-15 rad/s. (a) What is the tangential speed of the sun? m/s (b) How long (in years) does it take for the sun to make ...
March 6, 2008 by John

Physics Question
Find the point between Mars and the Sun at which an object can be placed so that the net gravitational force exerted by Mars and the Sun on this object is zero. We are given a chart with information on the mass, etc. of planetary objects. I know to use law of universal ...
November 19, 2006 by Jennifer2008

Social Studies
How are these facts contribute to life on earth? *Gravity holds the sun together. *The sun is about 4.5 billion years old. *The sun is by far the largest object in the solar system.
September 12, 2011 by Frances

LIT210
Create an 8- to 10-slide PowerPoint® presentation addressing one of the following three topics by comparing, contrasting, and evaluating the themes, writing styles, and uses of dramatic devices and conventions in Oedipus Rex and A Raisin in the Sun. o Topic One: Pride and ...
June 13, 2010 by Cindy

science
A comet is in an elliptical orbit around the Sun. Its closest approach to the Sun is a distance of 4.8 x10^10 m (inside the orbit of Mercury), at which point its speed is 9.1 x10^4 m/s. Its farthest distance from the Sun is far beyond the orbit of Pluto. What is its speed when...
July 8, 2014 by rachel

Physics
1. Gunter, the weightlifter, can lift a 230.0 kg barbell overhead on Earth. The acceleration due to gravity on the sun is 274 m/s2. 2. a. Would the barbells be heavier on the sun or on the Earth. heavier on the sun b. How much (in Newtons) would the barbells weigh on the sun...
November 1, 2010 by Micah

Advanced Functions - Grade 12
Radiation from the sun keeps us alive, but with the thinning of the ozone layer, it is important to limit exposure. Most of us know that the sun is far more intense at the equator than at the poles. The relationship between the intensity of radiation with respect to the ...
July 20, 2010 by Nish

Physics
What is the average linear speed of Mercury about the Sun? (The distance from the Sun to Mercury is 5.80 1010 meters. The orbital period around the Sun is 88 days.)
October 9, 2007 by Dante

principles of physics
Calculate the force of gravity between Earth and the Sun (the Sun's mass = 2.0×10^30 kg; average Earth-Sun distance = 1.5×10^11 m).
March 9, 2012 by Kristie

Physics
2)Find the force of gravity between a tub of water (751.7 kg) and the Sun. The Sun’s mass is 1.99 x 1030 kg and is 1.50 x 1011 m away. I'm guessing you multiple the sun's mass by 9.8(N/kg) .. then what?
October 31, 2009 by Anonymous

Physics
What is the average linear speed of the Earth about the Sun? (The distance from the Sun to the Earth is 1.50 1011 meters. The orbital period around the Sun is 365.3 days.)
March 2, 2010 by Max

physics
What is the average linear speed of the Earth about the Sun? (The distance from the Sun to the Earth is 1.50 1011 meters. The orbital period around the Sun is 365.3 days.)
May 12, 2014 by caroline

math
If planet I is 31.8 million miles from the sun than planet II, then planet III is 25.6 million miles father from the sun than planet I. When the total of the distances for these three planets from the sun is 200.2 million miles, how far away from the sun is planet II? Planet ...
September 7, 2012 by Kelly

physics
Calculate the force of gravity between Earth and the Sun (the Sun's mass = 2.0×10^30 kg; average Earth-Sun distance = 1.5×10^11 m).
March 8, 2012 by jim

Physics
The planet pluto travels once around the sun every 248 years at a mena distance from the sun of 5890x10^6 km. Find its orbital speed around the sun in (m/s).
December 26, 2010 by Anonymous

physics
The furthest distance from the Sun to Earth is df=1.521E8 The shortest distance from the Sun to Earth is ds=1.47E8 To simplify the problem, assume that the Earth's axis is always perpendicular to the plane of its trajectory around the Sun. The Sun always shines on half of the ...
June 9, 2013 by rishabh

science
If Earth is 149.6 million Kilometers from the sun, or 93 million miles away. suppose there was an imaginary road from earth to the sun. If you were in a car traveling 100 km an hour, it would take you 1,490,000 hours or just 170 years to reach the sun. If it took 170 years to ...
April 2, 2008 by Dj

physics
the solar energy arriving at the outer edge of earth's atmosphere from the sun has intensity of 1.4 kW/msquared. how much mass does the sun lose per day? what percent of the sun's mass is this?
April 12, 2011 by Anonymous

physics
The sun radiates energy at the rate of 3.92x 10^26 W. (a) What is the change in the sun's mass in one second? (b)How much mass does the sun lose in the lifetime of your average earthling (say, 75 years)?
March 21, 2012 by daniela

physics
The sun radiates energy at the rate of 3.92x 10^26 W. (a) What is the change in the sun's mass in one second? (b)How much mass does the sun lose in the lifetime of your average earthling (say, 75 years)?
March 21, 2012 by daniela

poetry
"A Dream Deferred" What happens to a dream deferred? Does it dry up like a raisin in the sun? Or fester like a sore- and then run? Does it stink like rotten meat? Or crust and sugar over- like a syrupy sweet? Maybe it just sags like a heavy load. Or does it explode? By ...
October 13, 2013 by Lilly

natural science
what gas does the sun burn? Thank you for using the Jiskha Homework Help Forum. Here's an interesting site about the sun. The source of the sun's fuel is hydrogen and helium gases. Due to a special chemical reaction, called nuclear fusion, the hydrogen gas is burned. http://...
May 18, 2007 by Celsy

physics
Halley's comet moves about the sun in an elliptical orbit with its closest approach to the SUn being .59AU and its greatest distance being 35AU (1AU=Earth-sun distance) if the comet's speed at closest approach is 54km/s what is its speed when it is farthest from the Sun? you ...
January 29, 2007 by cyndi

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