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10th grade english( the kite runner)
What is a good example of assonance and alliteration from the the runner iin exact quotes?
October 3, 2009 by Brandon Boardman

English: The Kite Runner
I am writing a critical lens essay on The Kite Runner for English. This is the first one i have ever written and i dont really get it. By the way, we aren't doing a two book essay, just one. We have to chose 3 literary elements and be able to explain them. My quote is "Only a ...
September 10, 2008 by Anonymous

English
For anyone who has read the Kite Runner, why did Amir not contact Hassan sooner when he got the letter?
April 26, 2012 by Rebecca

english-kite runner
Hey so im reading the kite runner and i have to asnwer comprehension quesions n idk how to answer these questions...sparknotes kinda help but at the same time it doesnt. so can somebody help me. 1) How did Hassan come into Amir's life? What contrast is made between Amir and ...
November 16, 2011 by unknown

English
Loyalty and betrayal are distinctive ideas in the novel "The Kite Runner" How is this idea developed throughout the novel?
June 3, 2010 by Ryan

Math
Karen is making a kite for her art class. To figure out the dimensions of her final kite, she studies a model of a kite shown below. She wants her kite to be similar to the model her teacher made. If the height of the right triangle in her finished kite is 56 cm, what is the ...
February 11, 2014 by Anonymous

Trigonometry
Height of a Kite A 100-foot line is attached to a kite. When the kite has pulled the line taut, the angle of elevation to the kite is approximately 50į. Now everybody lets approximate the height of the kite!
February 4, 2013 by AwesomeGuy

books
i need help with the kite runner
November 26, 2009 by Malik

Physics
At an instant, Runner 'A' runs at 6m/s with an acceleration of 2m/s^2. Runner 'B' runs at 5m/s with an acceleration of 4m/s^2, and the former (Runner A) is 2 metres ahead of the latter (runner B). How long does it take for Runner B to catch up with runner A?
May 17, 2012 by Ajani

Physics
Runner A is running at a constant rate of 2.3 m/s when he passes runner B who is stationary. Runner A continues running at a constant pace, and Runner B begins to run 4 seconds after Runner A just passes him. If Runner B is accelerating at a rate of .5 m/s^2, how long will it ...
November 14, 2012 by Jared

English
In the Kite Runner, why is the story about the sultans included? What is that story about?
May 1, 2011 by Rob

Math
Runner A crosses the starting line of a marathon and runs at an average pace of 5.6 miles per hour. Half an hour later, Runner B crosses the starting line and runs at an average rate of 6.4 miles per hour. If the length of the marathon is 26.2 miles, which runner will finish ...
February 12, 2013 by nick

english
hi Im a senior and my last assignment in english is to write an essay ,If i dont get at least a B on this essay .I wont graduate.... The question : "why do writers often chose "betrayal" as a theme? to prove it chose 2 books ( kite runner and 1984) even if u havent read the ...
May 21, 2008 by rachel

math
Several friends are taking turns flying a kite. Each friend flies the kite for the same amount of time. They spend 6 hours flying the kite altogether. Explain what imformation you needto find how long each friend flew the kite for?
January 5, 2010 by jasmine ochoa

Math
Several friends are taking turns flying a kite. Each friend flies the kite for the same amount of time. They spend 6 hours flying the kite altogether. Explain what information you need to find how long each friend flew the kite for.
January 7, 2013 by Matthew

Kite runner Map
Map of Wazir Akbar Khan istrict of Kabul a map with three-dimensional aspects that includes (but not limited to) Amirís home, Aliís quarters, Ghargha Lake, the cemetery (pomegranate tree), bazaar, Cinema Zainab, Kabul River, bus station, kite makerís shop, and Amirís school. ...
February 23, 2009 by Runner

physics
Runner A is running at a constant rate of 2.3 m/s when he passes RUmmer B who is stationary. Runner A continues running at a constant pace, and Runner B begins to run 4 seconds after Runner A just passes him. If Runner B is accelerating at a rate of .5 m/s^2, how long will it ...
November 14, 2012 by Matt

fractions and division
Several friends are taking turns flying a kite. Each friend flies the kite for the same amount of time. They spend six hours flying the kite altogether. Explain what information you need to find how long each friend flew the kite.
April 18, 2012 by emil

geometry
could a kite be equilateral? could a square or rhombus be a kite ? is it possible to be a kite?
January 23, 2011 by 000

geometry
A drawing on a sheet of graph paper shows a kite 8 cm wide and 10 cm long. The width of the kite is labeled 2ft. write and solve a problem about the kite.
December 10, 2012 by Anonymous

trig
Richard is flying a kite. The kite string makes an angle of 57 degrees with the ground. If Richard is standing 100 feet from the point on the ground directly below the kite , find the length of the kite string
March 2, 2011 by ...

Math
Richard is flying a kite. The kite string makes an angle of 57 degress with the ground. If Richard is standing 100 feet from the point on the ground direcly below the kite, find the length of the kite string.. Please help!!!
April 18, 2011 by Barnie

math
Richard is flying a kite. The kite string makes an angle of 57 degress with the ground. If Richard is standing 100 feet from the point on the ground direcly below the kite, find the length of the kite string.. Please help!!!
April 18, 2011 by ashely

Math
Richard is flying a kite. The kite string makes an angle of 57 degress with the ground. If Richard is standing 100 feet from the point on the ground direcly below the kite, find the length of the kite string.. Please help!
April 18, 2011 by ashely

math
Richard is flying a kite. The kite string makes an angle of 57 degress with the ground. If Richard is standing 100 feet from the point on the ground direcly below the kite, find the length of the kite string.. Please help!!!
April 18, 2011 by ashely

Geometry
Richard is flying a kite. The kite string makes an angle 57 with the ground. If Richard is standing 100 feet from the point on the ground directly below the kite, find the length of the kite string.
February 29, 2012 by Meredith

Calculus
A steady wind blows a kite due west. The kite's height above ground from horizontal position x = 0 to x = 60 ft is given by the following. y= 155-(1/40)(x-50)^2 Find the distance traveled by the kite.
February 4, 2014 by Sandy

check my set up please, trig
Sarah holds the end of her kite string 5 feet off the ground. The kite string makes a 43 degree angle of elevation with the horizontal and the kite is 105 ft. off the ground. How long is the kite string to the nearest tenth of a foot? cos43=100/x ?
June 2, 2014 by Anonymous

geometry
One side of a kite is 4 cm less than four times the length of another side. The perimeter of the kite is 59 cm. Find the lengths of the sides of the kite.
June 21, 2010 by Anonymous

Algebra 2
A boy is flying a kite. The height of the kite is 1 1/2 times greater than the horizontal distance (x). The length of string that is out is 520 ft. Determine the height of the kite.
April 26, 2012 by Chelsea:)

trig
A kite is flying overhead at an angle of elevation is 28. If the kite string is 10m long, what is the horizontal that the kite is flying away from you?
January 23, 2011 by Chastity

Geography
How does the physical geography influence the Kite Runner
March 7, 2012 by Anonymous

pre calc
a kite currently flying at an altitude of 16 meters above the ground. If the angle of elevation from the ground to the kite is 30 degrees, find the length of the kite string to the nearest meter.
January 2, 2012 by jim

Algebra 2/ Trig
Igor is flying a kite. he has let out 300 feet of kite string. the string makes an angle of 64 degrees with the level ground. To the nearest foot, how high is his kite?
January 21, 2014 by Breana

math
Richard is flying a kite at an angle elevation of 52 degrees. he is 5 ft tall. If richard is standing 100 ft from the point on the ground directly below the kite, compute the length of the kite string.
February 9, 2014 by tor

english
The cheetah has a thin elongated body and is said to be the fastest runner on earth. in the above sentence, runner is a noun or not
March 26, 2009 by ramesh reddy

physics
A kite is hovering over the ground at the end of a straight 47-m line. The tension in the line has a magnitude of 14 N. Wind blowing on the kite exerts a force of 17 N, directed 55į above the horizontal. Note that the line attached to the kite is not oriented at an angle of 55...
February 28, 2013 by Dee

Math
A kite is being flown at a height of 300 ft, and the wind carries the kite horizontally away at a rate of 25ft/sec. How fast must the string be let out when the kite is 500ft away?
November 30, 2012 by Peggy

pre algebra
a girl lets out 50 yards of kite string while flying a kite. The distance from a point on the ground directly under the kite to where she is standing is 30 yards. if the girl holds the string 3 feet from the ground how high is the kite? assume the string is tight.
January 20, 2011 by ryhane

english
at school i am reaing the kite runner as the class novel. i have one comprehension question im notsure how to answer. can somebody help me. the question is: the novel begins with a flashback. what do you think is its purpose? what do you learn about the narrator? i no part of ...
November 7, 2011 by lalala

PROBLEM SOLVING IN MATHEMATICS
what do you need to know to solve this? you have kite ABCD. angle B is at the top of the kite and measures 80 degrees. angles A and C are on the sides and angle D is at the bottom of the kite. what is the largest siza that angle A or C could be?
October 14, 2011 by alya

PROBLEM SOLVING IN MATHEMATICS
what do you need to know to solve this? you have kite ABCD. angle B is at the top of the kite and measures 80 degrees. angles A and C are on the sides and angle D is at the bottom of the kite. what is the largest siza that angle A or C could be?
October 18, 2011 by HELP ME!!!!

Math
A girl lets out 50 yards of kite string while flying a kite. The distance from a point on the ground directly under the kite to where the girl is standing is 30 yards. If the girl holds the string 3 feet from the ground,how high is the kite? Assume the string is tight.
February 8, 2011 by Monica

kite runner
What does it mean to be Hazara, Shi'a muslim, afghanistan's majority group? Who, in the story thus far, is hazara? the sparknotes not really working out for me
November 7, 2011 by lalala

science
after 30s, a runner is spriting at 3m/s. But, 10s later, the runner is sprinting at 3.8m/s. What is the runner's acceleration during this time?
March 25, 2013 by sahira

Trigonometry
A little boy is flying a kite. The string of the kite makes an angle of 30 dgrees with the ground. If the height of the kite is h equals 15 m, find the length (in meters)of the string that the boy has used.
January 24, 2010 by Rob

Trigonometry
You are flying a kite while standing 60 ft from a fence. If the kite string makes a 40 degree angle with the ground, how much string, in feet, is let out when the kite is directly above the fence?
January 18, 2013 by Dynesha

Precalculus`!
Ruth is flying a kite. Her hand is 3 feet above ground and is holding the end of a 300 ft. kite string, which makes an angle of 57 degrees with the horizontal. How high is the kite above the ground
March 2, 2009 by Janae

math
AMy's kite flew the highest. Benny's kite flew 50ft lower then amy's but 100 feet higher then cathy's. Cathy's kite was 100 feet higher then Devons. Devons' kite was 300 feet above the ground. How high was Amy's kite?
October 11, 2010 by Pat

calculus
A girl flies a kite at a height of 200 ft, the wind carrying the kite horizontally away from her at a rate of 4 ft/sec. How fast must she let out the string when the kite is 422 ft away from her? Answer = ft/sec.
September 27, 2012 by Avi

Grd 12 U English
I am the discussion director for my group. I have to grab 4 reallyyy good discussion questions for the book The Kite Runner. I already found one good question, I need the other 3. It has to be from chapter 1-3 PLEASE help me out, i'm so stuck, honestly I really want my group ...
July 8, 2013 by Kristen

hydrodynamics
a kite weighs 2.50 lb and has an area of 8 square-ft. The tension in the kite is 6.6 lb when the string makes an angle of 45degrees with the horizontal. For a wind of 20 mph, assume an angle of 8 degrees with the horizontal. Consider the kite essentially flat plate
November 25, 2011 by jolly

Math
A kite is 32m above from the ground. The angle the kite string makes with the ground is 39į. How long is the kite string, to the nearest metre?
April 29, 2013 by Jackie

calculus
alice is flying a kite. Her hand is three feet above ground level and is holding the end of a 300-foot-long kite, which makes an angle of 57 degrees with the horizontal. How high is the kite above the ground?
March 8, 2010 by lisa

Physics
A runner is jogging at a steady 8.4 km/hr. When the runner is 2.6 km from the finish line, a bird begins flying from the runner to the finish line at 42 km/hr (5 times as fast as the runner). When the bird reaches the finish line, it turns around and flies back to the runner. ...
January 16, 2012 by KGarcia

precal
A kite flier wondered how high her kite was flying. She used a protractor to measure an angle of 36 degrees from level ground to the kite string. If she used a full 140-yard spool of string, how high, in feet, was the kite? (Disregard the string sag and the height of the ...
February 14, 2014 by Courtney

english-kite runner book
1. The relationship between amir and hassan is, in some ways, intended to highliht the contrast between the shiite sunni sects. Describe four elements of social contrast between these two groups. 2.hosseini used irony in comparing life in california to that in afghanistan. ...
March 25, 2008 by gab

Physics
A large kite of mass 3 kg is flying through the air on a windy day. Currently, the tension from the string on the kite has a magnitude of 7.7 N at an angle of θ = 33.5 degrees. The current acceleration of the kite has a magnitude of a = 7.56 m/s2 at an angle of φ = ...
September 16, 2012 by Ashley

algebra
If one runner can run 10 meters in one second and another runner can run 6 meters in one second and the slower runner is given a 70 meter head start, how long will it be before the faster runner catches the slower runner?
April 15, 2012 by Gloria

Math
Ruth is flying a kite. Her hand is 3 feet above ground level and is holding the end of a 375 foot long kite string, which makes an angle of 64į with the horizontal. How high is the kite above the ground? (Round your answer to one decimal place.)
December 13, 2010 by Anonymous

math
A relay with n laps was run by 4 people. The first runner ran half the laps. The second runner ran half the amount of laps the first runner ran. The third runner ran half the amount of laps the second runner ran. The remaining laps were completed by the fourth runner. How many...
November 14, 2013 by Tomas

Math
Mr Shen wished to enter the orange kite competition with an innovative kite of his own desgin. He did tests that showed an irregular quadrilateral design was best. The longest side (A) was twice the length of the shortest side (C). Side B was one and one-half times the ...
May 2, 2014 by Christopher

physics
A runner is jogging at a steady 2.3 km/hr. When the runner is 8.4 km from the finish line, a bird begins flying from the runner to the finish line at 9.2 km/hr (4 times as fast as the runner). When the bird reaches the finish line, it turns around and flies back to the runner...
September 4, 2012 by argelia

physics
A runner is moving at a constant speed of 8.00 m/s around a circular track. If the distance from the runner to the center of the track is 28.2 m, what is the centripetal acceleration of the runner?
March 23, 2014 by KT

physics
Suppose runner A starts at the 0 degree mark on a circular track (circumference = 400m). And let runner B start at the 180 degree mark. If runner A starts running counter clockwise with acceleration 2m/s^2, and runner B runs clockwise with constant speed of 7 m/s, at what ...
October 2, 2012 by jordan

English
"Well the two of us can have fun together," I said. Baba smiled. Winked. "Dress warm," he said. It should have been just the two of us--that was the way I wanted it--but by Wednesday night, Baba had managed to invite another two dozed people." (p. 87) This quote is from The ...
December 2, 2012 by Erin

kite runner
can someone help me answer in point form for these questions 1) describe Hassan physically? what is a cleft lip? 2) describe him by his relationship with amir? 3) what was his first word? why is that important? 4) how did he come into amir's life?
November 7, 2011 by lalala

math
A runner starts a race at the starting line. A second runner starts at 44 yards. If the first runner moves 7 yards each second and the second runner moves 3 yards each second, at what distance will the first runner catch the second runner?
January 14, 2013 by andre

Math
A kite string makes a 43 degree with the ground. The string is staked to a point 104 meters from a point on the ground directly below the kite. Find to the nearest meter the length of the kite string.
February 25, 2013 by Kiki

Physics
A runner completes an 850m race with two laps of the 425m track in the x-y plane centered at the origin in 1 mins, 50.6s . A runner rounds the track counterclockwise starting at the point (67.6 , 0). Find the runner's average velocity for the race. Find the runner's average ...
February 8, 2012 by Tig

Geometry
A kite has an area of 32. One diagonal is 4 times the other one. The endpoints of one of the diagonals (one of the vertices of the kite) is (3,6). Find other three possibilites for the other three vertices of the kite. Can someone help me with this problem? I can tell you what...
June 13, 2006 by Anonymous

English
"I watched Hassan get raped," I said to no one. Baba stirred in his sleep. Kaka Homayoun grunted. A part of me was hoping someone would wake up and hear, so I wouldn't have to live with this lie anymore. But no one woke up and in the silence that followed, I understood the ...
December 2, 2012 by Erin

math/physics
During a race, one runner runs at a 6 min/mi pace and another runner runs at a 7 min/mi pace. The fast runner passes the slow runner. After a 2 second delay, the slow runner initiates an acceleration, catching up with the fast runner in 968 feet. Give this acceleration in ft/...
January 2, 2011 by victoria

physics
An 18-year-old runner can complete a 10.0 km course with an average speed of 4.51 m/s. A 50-year-old runner can cover the same distance with an average speed of 4.31 m/s. How much later (in seconds) should the younger runner start in order to finish the course at the same time...
September 3, 2010 by zac

physics
An 18-year-old runner can complete a 10.0 km course with an average speed of 4.58 m/s. A 50-year-old runner can cover the same distance with an average speed of 4.36 m/s. How much later (in seconds) should the younger runner start in order to finish the the course at the same ...
January 20, 2012 by Natasha

Physics
An 18-year-old runner can complete a 10.0-km course with an average speed of 4.39 m/s. A 50-year-old runner can cover the same distance with an average speed of 4.27 m/s. How much later (in seconds) should the younger runner start in order to finish the course at the same time...
January 29, 2012 by Natasha

physics
An 18-year-old runner can complete a 10.0-km course with an average speed of 4.53 m/s. A 50-year-old runner can cover the same distance with an average speed of 3.91 m/s. How much later (in seconds) should the younger runner start in order to finish the course at the same time...
October 7, 2012 by Anonymous

Physics
An 18-year-old runner can complete a 10.0-km course with an average speed of 4.39 m/s. A 50-year-old runner can cover the same distance with an average speed of 4.27 m/s. How much later (in seconds) should the younger runner start in order to finish the course at the same time...
September 10, 2014 by Anonymous

Physics
An 18-year-old runner can complete a 10.0-km course with an average speed of 4.48 m/s. A 50-year-old runner can cover the same distance with an average speed of 4.18 m/s. How much later should the younger runner start in order to finish the course at the same time as the older...
October 5, 2010 by Bala

Algebra
The vertices of a kite have coordinates (14,2), (10,-4), (6,2), and (10,y). If the kite has an area of 64 square units, what is the value of y?
March 4, 2012 by Curt

Physics
A marathon runner runs at a steady rate of 15 km/h. When the runner is 7.5 km from the finish, a bird begins flying from the runner to the finish at 30 km/h. When the bird reaches the finish line it turns around and flies back to the runner, and then turns around again, ...
July 10, 2011 by Capreeca

geometry
The perimeter of a kite is 24 I'm tring to find the the sides the kite 4cm less than 3 times the length of another
March 17, 2011 by tim

English 12
In your understanding is this thesis statement clear enough? What other improvements would you make? The topic is "Theme of Overcoming struggle in the course text" Many themes are presented in: Hamlet, Death of a Salesmen, Life of Pi, the Road, and the Kite Runner that ...
January 23, 2011 by Andy

geometry
Kendra is flying a kite 35 feet in the air. The angle of depression from the kite to where Kendra holds the string is 32 degrees. If Kendra holds the string 3 feet off the ground, what is the distance from her hands to the kite? Round your answer to the nearest tenth.
December 3, 2013 by david

physics
A runner circles a track of radius 50 m in 50 s moving at a constant rate. If the runner was initially moving north, what has been the runner's average acceleration when halfway around the track?
June 11, 2010 by anonymous

physics
In an 8.00 race, one runner runs at a steady 11.8 and another runs at 14.5 .How far from the finish line is the slower runner when the faster runner finishes the race?
September 21, 2011 by smarth

Calculus
A steady wind blows a kite due west. The kite's height above ground from horizontal position x = 0 to x = 60 ft is given by y = 150 − 1/40(x − 50)^2. Find the distance traveled by the kite. (Round your answer to one decimal place.) THe answer is supposed to be 94.2...
October 7, 2011 by Caroline

Math
Mr Shen wished to enter the orange kite competition with an innovative kite of his own design. He did tests that showed an irregular quadrilateral design was best. The longest side (A) was twice the length of the shortest side (C). Side B was one and one-half times the ...
May 5, 2014 by Christopher

physics
A runner is jogging steadily at 7.7km/hr. When the runner is 3.6km from the finish line, a bird begins flying from the runner to the finish line at 23.1km/hr (3 times as fast as the runner). When the bird reaches the finish line it turns around and flies back to the runner. ...
December 29, 2010 by sam

science
(A)A runner is jogging at a steady 7.7 km/hr. when the runner is 3.9 km. form the finish line, a bird begins flying from the runner to the finish line at 46.2 km/hr (6 times as fast as the runner). When the bird reaches the finish line, it turns around and flies back to the ...
September 9, 2011 by esmeralda

physics
(A)A runner is jogging at a steady 7.7 km/hr. when the runner is 3.9 km. form the finish line, a bird begins flying from the runner to the finish line at 46.2 km/hr (6 times as fast as the runner). When the bird reaches the finish line, it turns around and flies back to the ...
September 9, 2011 by esmeralda

Math
If Kate is flying a kite on the field and she lets out 20 meters of string and at the same time her friend Abigail is watching in the distance The angle of elevation of the kite from her position is 65 degrees And the angle of elevation of the kite from Abigail's position is ...
June 9, 2014 by Matt

physics
Sprinting near the end of a race, a runner with a mass of 70 kg accelerates from a speed of 6 m/s to a speed of 9 m/s in 2 s. (a) What is the runner's average acceleration during this time? (b) To gain speed the runner produces a backward force on the ground, so that the ...
November 22, 2010 by confused

Calculus
A steady wind blows a kite due west. The kite's height above ground from horizontal position x = 0 to x = 60 ft is given by the following. y= 155-(1/40)(x-50)^2
February 4, 2014 by Sandy

geometry
a kite has diagonals 9.2 and 8 ft. what is the area of the kite
June 15, 2010 by nessa

geometry
WHAT IS ad TO THE NEAREST 10 ON A KITE WHEN THE KITE IS22,7, AND 12
April 28, 2013 by EVA

Pre-Cal
A person flying a kite holds the string 4 feet above ground level. The string of the kite is taut and makes an angle of 60 degrees with the horizontal. Approximate the height of the kite above level ground if 500 feet of string is payed out.
July 17, 2010 by Aaron

Physics
A runner is jogging at a steady 2.7 km/hr. When the runner is 7.7 km from the finish line, a bird begins flying from the runner to the finish line at 5.4 km/hr (2 times as fast as the runner). When the bird reaches the finish line, it turns around and flies back to the runner...
September 21, 2013 by Theresa

PreCalculus
A kite has a lifting surface area of 630 square meters. Suppose the wind is blowing against the kite with a force of 100 newtons at an angle of 20 degrees above the horizontal. How much force is lifting the kite? I tried to draw a diagram, but I don't really understand what ...
March 8, 2009 by Katie

Intro Physics Help
A runner in a relay race is required to run a distance of 20 m, pick up tbaton, and then turn back to the start. the runner must then run back past the starting point to a location 10 m beyond start, pick up a second baton, turn around and run past start again to a second ...
August 28, 2014 by Lydo

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