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english, comics, mythology folklore
What are the changes between the real story of Emperor Norton and the story 3 septembers and a january
November 15, 2011 by cindy

English/Mythology
What is ironic about the death of Jason and Theseus from Greek mythology
May 4, 2014 by Tom

English
Hi, I would like your opinion(s) on this essay that I wrote regarding Greek mythology. Jason Berlinsky Mr. Canzano English 1H 28 February 2007 Women in Greek Mythology
March 7, 2007 by Jason

mythology
mythological expressions used and their meaning? Which mythology? You'll need to be more specific in your question. Greek? http://www.pantheon.org/areas/mythology/europe/greek/ Roman? http://www.pantheon.org/areas/mythology/europe/roman/ Norse? http://www.pantheon.org/areas/...
June 27, 2007 by klar maesen

Mythology
What is a possible explanation for the significance of two separate flood myths in which the water comes from the sky (Guatemalan mythology) and in the other, the water comes from the ground (African mythology)?
December 14, 2009 by Ray

mythology
1. Enumerate the 12 titans and their positons. Ex. Hera-queen of gods 2. The 9 muses. 3. Children of Cronus. Please help me... Thank you for using the Jiskha Homework Help Forum. Here are some sites for Mythology: 1. http://www.mythweb.com/ (Greek Mythology) 2. http://www....
July 9, 2007 by klar maesen

English II
What role does the oral tradition play in folklore?
June 21, 2012 by Marques

Mythology
Has anyone heard of Colon? (Not the innard, the mythological character or place, or something to do with mythology)
October 11, 2007 by Shelby

Mythology
What is hell called in celtic mythology? It isn't Tir na n-Og. And Sra, don't patronize me with a Google search.
December 6, 2009 by Janet

English
I have a few question on linking verbs: 1. I am fond of both kinds of comics. linking verb - fond? 2. Joseph Pulitzer was the first to publish color funnies. linking verb - was? 3. The sales of his newspaper were high. linking verb - sales 4. Sunday Funnies soon became part of...
November 2, 2010 by Emily

math
ricardo spends 8/9 hour reading the newspaper. He spends 1/4 of the time reading the world news and splits the remaining time equally between the sports news and the comics. How much time does he spend reading the comics?
February 24, 2013 by shohanur

Classical Mythology
Throughout this film, characters appear, or things happen, that are reminiscent of people or events in classical mythology. What do they make you think of? Pick 4-5 things (people, incidents events, costumes, whater) and explain waht they remind you of from classical mythology...
May 10, 2012 by Pamela

mythology
is there a site where i can find the matrix of the gods and goddesses in greek, roman, norse, egypt, babylonian, chinese, japanese, african and american mythology???
October 3, 2007 by klar maesen

Mythology
What is hell the equivalent to in Celtic mythology?
December 4, 2009 by Janet or Miss Jackson

English
anyone know where my other question went regarding the mythology sources??? much needed.... Thanks for reading this :) nvm i found it :) thanks to all who answered: its on page 4 i believe ok yeah i need more resourcesfor that topic :( This one??? http://www.jiskha.com/display...
June 27, 2007 by Alexx

Social Studies
Which of the following did not influence greek mythology? a. the kingdom of Minos b. knowledge of Egyptian mythology c. Roman culture d. Mycenae culture
February 26, 2013 by Johnny

Anatomy
Our biology class is studying the human skeletal system this month, and I need to find some information on the fone bone for my report. Can anyone help me out? Thank you for using the Jiskha Homework Help Forum. Is some one joking with you? "Fone Bone" is a comic character! ...
March 20, 2007 by Ali

Sentence Completion
Demonstrate your understanding of the Word Bank words by completing each sentence in the space below. Word Bank: obsessed, aesthetic, arbitrary 1. Because Scott McCloud really was obsessed with comics, he probably knew all there was to know about them. 2. McCloud's argument is...
April 7, 2014 by Victoria

English/Mythology
What is a ritualistic interpretation of the story of Theseus
May 4, 2014 by Tom

English
Has anyone have to write a paper on greek mythology and dreams?
November 19, 2012 by Nicole

pigskin geography
Does your newspaper carry a comic strip about someone that would have sailed with Leif Erickson? If so name the comic strip. _ _ _ _ _ the _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _. Check this site. http://www.kingfeatures.com/features/comics/hagar/about.htm Thank you times a million! Thanks a bunch.
October 15, 2006 by Lanna

english
1. What does the Odyssey give greater weight? Cite folklore motifs to support your answer. 2. What does the meeting of the assembly at Ithaca illustrate? What political organization is featured? 3. Why does not Telemachus become king of Ithaca? Why does not Laertes, Father of ...
August 24, 2008 by Odyssey

English
I need a topic sentence that DOES NOT include factual information about Greek mythology
February 26, 2011 by Abby Williams

Writing
I need a sentence with the words "loose" and "folklore"? Help?
March 3, 2008 by Kate

cgd 218
What do the comics strips reflect about American culture?
July 26, 2011 by meshelle

English essay
I need some resources where i can find the differences/the similarities between greek and roman mythology. I already have the name differences, and the characteristic similarities. i have also the animals of greek mythology, which can be stated as a difference because roman ...
June 23, 2007 by Alexx

English Genre
Is "Oedipus and the King"'s genre "Mythology" or "Fiction"?
June 6, 2012 by Amy

calc
The demand curve for the comics is given by the following equation, where q is the number of copies the publisher can sell per week if it sets the price at $p. q=(388-p)**2/50 text( ) \(0<=p<=388\) (a) Find the price elasticity of demand when the price is set at $33 per ...
November 2, 2011 by lc

English Help Plz
Ovid is a great artist; He used different objects to represent the idea of transformations. He used water, tree, earth and heaven as metamorphosis symbolism .But his stories seems to be fiction in the modern age. For example beautiful daughter of a river god, Daphne ...
September 9, 2010 by sajid

English
I need some ideas of novels,songs,comics etc.(preferebly a song) that share similar views as Transcendentalists Here are some views of the Transcendentalists: -Intuition -they think we can understand ourselves through nature. - Individualism(the fact of being true to yourself...
November 1, 2010 by Karen

american mythology
summary of "the day of freedom"...thanks... Do you mean the US's Independence Day (otherwise known as the Fourth of July)? http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Independence_Day_%28United_States%29 =) Or June 19th? Thank you for using the Jiskha Homework Help Forum. However, WHICH "day...
July 3, 2007 by klar maesen

mythology
a good title for a dragon
May 3, 2008 by vebi

mythology
How do you pronounce the word 'peryton?' Thank you!
December 20, 2008 by Ginger

Honors English
I'm doing a project on greek gods and I can'ty find any pictures on apollo.Please help. Hmmm. Did they have kodak cameras in mythology? Here is what Michangelo perceived he saw: (Broken Link Removed) Here are some other "pictures": (Broken Link Removed) Hmmm. Did they have ...
August 6, 2007 by Chloe

Mythology
Where did the box with Perseus and Danae float to?
October 27, 2013 by David

mythology
who educated Hercules in the use of every weapon? thanks for any help!
March 12, 2008 by lilly

History (Mythology)
What are the differences between Helios and Apollo?
May 29, 2009 by Anonymous

thesis needed
with the last sentence (the roman and greek poets....) it is the third topic in my essay. all of them show the similarities and differences. i was asking you guys a while back what were the similarities between roman and greek mythology and the only thing i could get was the ...
June 28, 2007 by Alexx

english: greek mythology
In the story Prometheus (he steals fire and gives it to humans), What human qualities do Prometheus and Zeus have? What is the significance of these gods having human qualities? please just point out a few qualities for each and some quotes that show examples of them- bullet ...
December 16, 2010 by Rose

world mythology
What are the cultural assumptions of the greek/roman underworld?
July 6, 2012 by Shay

philosphy
How does culture influence the symbolism used in mythology and religious thought?
January 25, 2012 by Anonymous

world mythology
Identify the main characteristics of the Greek/roman underworld
July 6, 2012 by Shay

world mythology
What are the implied moral values of the Greek/roman underworld?
July 6, 2012 by Shay

english on mythology
do u know any movies or characters that can relate to greek gods and goddesses You can check this site. http://www.windweaver.com/as/mythmovies.htm
June 14, 2007 by jenay

Discussion Question 2
How would you as a writer, build goodwill with your readers? This is such a broad question, that there is no answer. Are you writing novels, columns in newspapers, nonfiction, comics, short stories, technical explanations? Please clarify your question and post your answer, and...
May 30, 2007 by Anonymous

Greek Mythology
I know Poseiden was the god of the sea, but I'd like more detail about him. Can someone help me?
October 20, 2008 by logan

mythology
identify a scholarly article that discusses some aspect of the female divine in contemporary culture
March 20, 2011 by Tammy

Mesopotamian Mythology.
Is it possible to create without destroying or is this simply an ancient concept that holds true?
March 2, 2013 by Anonymous

Greek Mythology
I can't find any information on Homer, author of the Odyssey. Is there a good website i could use other than Wikipedia?
February 18, 2010 by Austin

mythology
do the ancient myths provide us with any clues to the rise and fall of large companies such as Enron, Exxon and BP.
April 2, 2011 by Tammy

Social Studies
I don't get it, so the four influences that Greece had on Roman culture are art, religion, mythology, and the Latin alphabet?
April 2, 2010 by Zach

Mythology
okay.. so if you kno the answer to this question. or have any ideas that would be wonderful. which god/goddess frequented rock concerts in the 1990s?
September 17, 2006 by Amey

Mythology
I need to find another mythological character other than Siddhartha who had a vast of wealth but was selfless and chose to help others instead.
October 25, 2009 by Pierre

Greek Mythology
I'm doing a mini report on Athena, goddess of war, and if you have any links to help me accomplish this it would be very much appreciated. :)
October 12, 2013 by unknown

8th grade
on a map I need to lacate Mt.Olympus,Mt.Parnassus,Mt.Pindos and Mt.Helicon all on one Mythology map.
September 13, 2009 by dana

10th grade Mythology
what would be placed in Sir Lancelot's and Eragon the dragon rider qualities for;bravery,sense of justice and consideration for others. If know please tell me THANK YOU
January 22, 2009 by Nyree

math
It is 6:45 on Friday evening at the Y;all Come Restaurant. Winnie the waitress approaches the table where the four Martins are studying their menus. Over in the corner, Conrad is reading the comics. One customer gets up to leave. It's Bill who pays his bill with a $10.00 bill...
September 1, 2009 by Brian

english
I am to write a definition paragraph and was wondering if this was ok? A comedian is a professional entertainer who will tell jokes or perform various other comic acts. Comedian is a male comic while comedienne is a female comic. Comedians can be distinguished from a clown as ...
March 30, 2010 by deborah

6th grade
I am doing a greek mythology project. I am Medusa,I need a creative way to symbolize Medusa. -other than just snakes in the hair...any help?
October 19, 2008 by Shannon

Mythology
The goddess Astrea is often depicted holding what? I need it to be one or more of the following options: Scale Sword Blindfold *** if you have anything else to add please do so Thanks in advance =)
April 22, 2008 by Lena

English
09VArD-1(47-50) Identify the one underlined word or phrase that should be corrected. 1.Although farmers complained that the company's new product was expensive,malodorous,and dangerous to handle(A),there was(B) few who would dispute(C) its effectiveness as(D) a insecticide.No ...
June 24, 2011 by Bayarbold

reading
i need help on a project about ceres/demeter so could you please give me web site. i've checked google and .mlahanas.de/Greeks/Mythology/Demeter.html
September 9, 2010 by Anonymous

Mythology
Plz help me someone iv been working hard and i can't get this i have not much time to finish this but im doing a projecta nd im looking for greek Myhological allusions in plant names like the narcasis flower or animal names like arachnids get their names form arachne. Somone ...
December 1, 2006 by Amel

mythology
Why is horace considered as a satirist??? What characteristics does he had for him to call as a satirist??? What does a satirist do???
October 2, 2007 by klar maesen

English
1. Someone who started sobbing while another was telling a joke would be an example of comic relief. T/F? I think it is true because the one who is telling a joke is like a humorous scene which helps relieve the mood of a heavy scene (someone's sobbing, that means something ...
July 4, 2010 by Dereck

Science (astronomy)
I need to write the mythology of a constellation in my own words, but I am having trouble finding a good constellation that does not have a sentence long story, but one that isn't too lengthy. Any suggestions?
March 27, 2009 by Cassie

Mythology
According to some stories, Daedalus had a talented nephew who was pushed off a tower. Minerva/Athena caught him and changed him into a Perdix. What kind of bird is a Perdix?
October 27, 2013 by David

mythology?
i have a final and i dont know the difference between te cyclopes, giants and titans...can someone help http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Cyclops http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Giant_%28mythology%29 http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Titan_%28mythology%29 thanks Chanel, You can also use a ...
May 16, 2007 by chanel

SS-1 question
Through mythology, the Greek people expressed their religious beliefs.**** love of poetry. love of sport. political beliefs.
January 2, 2014 by Princess Anna

greek mythology
1.All the following were writers of ancient Greek plays and poetry exept a.Homer b.Sophocles c.Joseph Campbell 2.Chaos gave birth to the following exept a.Uranus(heaven) b.Tartarus(under earth) c.Gaea(earth) 3.Gaea gave birth to the following exept a.mountains b.Pontus(sea) c....
January 22, 2007 by Josh

12th grade - English (World Mythology)
The website is: zarathushtra . com /z/gatha/dji/forward . htm What is Tagore’s main argument? Find a sentence or two that make up Tagore’s thesis statement and cite it here. What distinction does Tagore make between “blind obedience” and “the path of freedom?” Tagore was an ...
June 16, 2009 by Julie

Greek Art
I have to write an essay on the topic below...would you be able to help me find some sites for it. Thanks "Discuss the role of ancient Greek mythology as evidenced through its art"
December 15, 2009 by Ana

English
Hi, I was wondering if somebody could help me with this... I'm supposed to determine whether these examples are logical fallacies or not. and if they're logical fallacies and I have to determine what type. 1. If no one answers the phone, obviously there is no one there. - I ...
October 27, 2006 by Isabel

Math
Philip has 35 comic books. Of those comics, 2/10 take place in space. How many of Philip's comic books take place in space?
December 14, 2012 by Anonymous

Mythology
I wonder if this is a good example of magical realism for my own etiological myth: Theodoreus carries a big sack, then opens it in front of Cyclopes after he says, "What are you going to do with that big sack?" This idea may need to expand.
September 29, 2012 by Alex L.

Physics
Superman is a character from the DC Comics universe with superhuman abilities. One day in the city of Metropolis you look to the skies only to see Superman passing directly over your head as he races to save Lois Lane from some imminent threat. Not in too much of a rush, ...
March 19, 2011 by Ellie

Mythology Assignment
I need to find some detailed information on the Twelve Labours of Hercules on an academic website. I need to know who were the helpers of Hercules, his goals, rewards for the completion of the 12 labours, and how he overcame his tasks.
November 18, 2012 by Alex L.

English; Help/Check.
Leprechauns and Fairy's; Leprechauns are fairy-like mischievous creatures in Irish folklore. They are in a form of a old man. Leprechauns have been reported to be no bigger then a small child or no bigger then a finger. If they are spotted by human they are granted three ...
July 10, 2013 by Unknown

earth science
i need to know where i can find the brief mythology of the constallation capracornus([[[capricorn]]]) and the constellations inside the capricornus and the type of star they are and the distance from earth and the magnitude(absolute) and the color and suface tempeture of the ...
October 3, 2007 by theresa

World Mythology
Discuss what the Egyptian stories of Isis, Osiris, and Horus reveal about Egyptian culture and what The Enuma elish reveals about Babylonian culture. How, in particular, do their stories reflect the beliefs of their respective peoples?
March 10, 2013 by Daniel

english
if i called my boat "the hurcules,"would that be an allusion? Please tell us why you're calling your boat "the hurcules." Do you mean Hercules? i dont know why its a question i got but pretty sure its the Hurcules from mythology http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Hercules http://www...
January 22, 2007 by Josh

British Literature
#11: Coffeehouses were centers for (A) literary activity (B) political debates © entertainment (D) all of the above. #11: D #12: After viewing the London Fire on September 2, 1666, Samuel Pepys (A) mailed a letter to his father (B) left town © went back to bed (D) buried his ...
September 29, 2008 by W I C K E D

English
Thank you a lot for your corrections. Let me know if everything is OK now. 1) First, Chaucer describes the genle spring rain, which ends the drought of March. 2) Then he mentions the plants whose life source has such a powerful liquid that it sprouts the flowers. 3) Finally, ...
May 5, 2010 by Franco

ENGLISH
Ovid's poetry is a source of classical mythology. His poetry itself is very creative and beautiful. His most famous and familiar are myths, including the stories of Dophne, pyramus and Apollo. The main theme of the Metamorphoses is “change”. Ovid’s metamorphosis expresses the ...
September 9, 2010 by sajid

mythology
How do you explain archetypes? (For example THE TASK in Cupid and Psyche) http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Archetype It's not a difficult concept. Think of it as a model from which others are made. =)
August 18, 2007 by Sherry

World History to 1500
My history professor has asked that we present 3 possible research paper topics to her based on mythology or a belief system that may influence present time. I am having trouble with this. I have lots of ideas. .reincarnation, karma, paganism..even aromatherapy but turning the...
February 7, 2013 by deanne

British Literature
Please check my answers #11: Coffeehouses were centers for (A) literary activity (B) political debates © entertainment (D) all of the above. #11: D #12: After viewing the London Fire on September 2, 1666, Samuel Pepys (A) mailed a letter to his father (B) left town (C) went ...
January 21, 2010 by Chloe

AP English
I have to do this summer pre-course work for AP English. One part is reading a book on Greek and Roman mythology and picking three people out of newspapers or magazines and writing a paragraph for each about how they are like a character in the book. Any ideas? The book ...
August 11, 2007 by Emily

Misc
Whether you believe that I am primarily responsible for these being primary, or if you believe that I create the complexity to the highest form of Sovereignty, I AM important! I AM notorious in ‘true’ Shakespeare literature, Some say it is I who designate the meaning of the ...
October 23, 2007 by Billy

English
I forgot to include the following sentences.I really hope you can have a look at them, too. 1) Coleridge’s Rime of the Ancient Mariner and Shelley’s Frankenstein share similarities. Actually, both the shooting of the albatross and the creation of the monster can be regarded as...
November 29, 2010 by Franco

British Lit.
Inverted word order, unclear pronouns, and variable spellings are characteristics of what type of English a. old english b. elizabethan english c. gothic english d. middle english
October 21, 2008 by Cori

English
Thank you very much for your help. I still have problems with a few sentence. I hope you can have a look at them too. 1)Can't I switch from the present to the past if I want to refer to a historical event? 2) Do not use contracter forms when writing your composition. 3) The ...
May 25, 2010 by Franco

English
Can you please tell me if the term "overreacher" is appropiate is sentence 4 and if the word choice in the other sentences is correct? I need your help in expressing 5-6. 1) When considering your dissertation there is a link to the theme of the double which we dealt with in ...
July 5, 2011 by Henry2

hum 105
a scholarly article that discusses some aspect of the Female Divine in contemporary culture. (This might range anywhere from discussions on goddesses in advertising found in an article on marketing to discussions of feminine principles in contemporary theology. It must be an ...
November 1, 2010 by hum 105

English
1. After the rioters in "The Pardoner's Tale" abandon their search for Death, they murder one another. This is an example of: A. dramatic irony B. situational irony C. verbal irony D. poetic irony I said B. 2. "Please don't be offended at my views; They're really only offended...
October 28, 2013 by Eri Uchi

English
Please help me. I only want to know if I've answered these correctly. Thank you. 1. After the rioters in "The Pardoner's Tale" abandon their search for Death, they murder one another. This is an example of: A. dramatic irony B. situational irony C. verbal irony D. poetic irony...
October 25, 2013 by Eri Uchi

British Lit
Inverted word order, unclear pronouns, and variable spellings are characteristics of what type of English? A.Old English B.Elizabethan English C. Middle English
December 1, 2009 by Maggie May

English
Can you please check if the following sentences are grammatical? Thank you. (especially questions 1-2) 1) Outline T.S. Eliot’s poetic theory as expressed in his essay Tradition and individual talent. 2) Outline T.S.Eliot's poetic theory and then draw a comparison with ...
June 6, 2011 by Henry1

English Expressions
ex) She is an English teacher. English teacher is a compound noun. When we stress the first noun, 'English', it means that she teaches English as a teacher. However, when we stress 'teacher', 'English' is used as an adjective. In this case, 'English teacher' means a teacher ...
April 12, 2008 by John

English
I really need your help to find a very simple science book in English which helps non-native English speakers to talk about biodiversity in water and water ways in English. Thank you.
January 5, 2012 by Henry2

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