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English
Which one of the following statements about making your writing fun to read is not correct? A. The conversation you write must sound natural for the characters. B. An anecdote or humorous quotation is often more convincing than a strong argument. C. Direct quotations should be...

English
Which statement is most accurate regarding the speaking-writing connection? A. The words used by writers are not normally used in speaking. B. To own a word, speak it. C. Written words seldom reflect the words people use when they speak. D. To own a word, write it over and ...

writing
Choose the connective that belongs in the blank in the following sentence. Everyone appeared to be having a good time. _______, my impressions may have been wrong. A.In other words B.Furthermore C. Of course D. In fact CA. C. Of course

Precalc
Are exponential equations the same as exponential functions? I am writing a summary of this year's Pre-Calculus lessons and one of the topics on the outline is "Exponential Equations", but on the lesson Power Points on my teacher's website there is only one labeled "...

English
Im writing an essay in English about mental illnesses in teenagers and youth and i can't think of An appropriate title for it. I need some ideas of how to make on or some suggestions.

LA
The excerpt is a piece of expository writing, because it contains (1 point) dialogue. poetry. facts and information. fictional characters.

world history
which connected the millions of people living in the Inca empire? A. money B. writing C. language D. loyalty **** i think the answer is D but; I'm not sure.

writing
in the topic sentence exercising three days a week will provide good physical health,what is the topic statement and what is the controlling sentence?

critical & ethical thinking
I AM WRITING A PROJECT FOR ETHICAL & CRITICAL THINKING ON MEDICAL BILLING & CODING.MY TOPIC IS ETHICAL ISSUES IN MEDICAL BILLING AND I NEED A THESIS STATEMENT

READING
words to use: curtail, devastate, digress,incentive, incorporate, indispensable,intermittent,rigor,squande​r and succumb.... Linda never had to work hard to make good grades in high school. But in college, where the rigors of course work were greater, she soon learned ...

reading
words to use: curtail, devastate, digress,incentive, incorporate, indispensable,intermittent,rigor,squande​r and succumb.... Linda never had to work hard to make good grades in high school. But in college, where the rigors of course work were greater, she soon learned ...

reading
words to use: curtail, devastate, digress,incentive, incorporate, indispensable,intermittent,rigor,squande​r and succumb.... Linda never had to work hard to make good grades in high school. But in college, where the rigors of course work were greater, she soon learned ...

vocabulary
Please check for correction ! words to use: curtail, devastate, digress,incentive, incorporate, indispensable,intermittent,rigor,squande​r and succumb.... Linda never had to work hard to make good grades in high school. But in college, where the rigors of course work ...

Math
Ansgar is writing a novel. He writes seven days a week. On each of those days he write for at least 4 hours but never more than 8 hours. Last week, he wrote for exactly 46 hours. What is the maximum number of days on which he could have written for 8 hours? A. 2 days B. 3 days...

English
Which of the following organizational patterns would be most effective for writing about the benefits of continuing government assistance for the U.S. space program? (1 point) chronological order order of importance compare and contrast argument and support<----

The reading and writing process
According to your textbook which statement about learning styles is most accurate

random question about writing
Im very bad at writing and my grammar is very bad too. can any writing tutor gave me tips to improve?

Writing
What is love? How do we sustain it? Make a 8 sentence long paragraph with 3 similes and 4 metaphors answering the questions above. Put the similes and metaphors in ( ).

English
I'm writing an article for my english exam prep, and my main topic that i went off of was the relationship between school, homework and stress on teenagers (the exam prep topic is relationships) in the article I talk about how homework is a large stress in most teenagers lives...

English! - Help!
Can someone help me with these? My answer has a "***" next to it. 1. What do you think the narrator of “The Gift of the Magi” considers as having real value? (1 point) the protagonists' hard work the protagonists' wisdom the protagonists' possessions the protagonists' love...

MATH!!!
Writing a linear equation You are given the 2012 value of a product and rate at which the value is expected to change during the next 5 years. Use this information to write a linear equation that gives the dollar V of product in terms of the year. (Let t=12 represent 2012). ...

Math
Writing a Linear Equation You are given the 2012 value of a product and the rate at which the value is expected to change during the next 5 years. Use this information to write a linear equation that gives the dollar value V of the product in terms of the year. (Let t=12 ...

Ela
I'm writing a legend on why turtles have shells .. What should I write about ???

Writing
Which word creates a transition that would introduce a summary or conclusion? (4 points) In addition Altogether Admittedly Initially *I think D but I am not sure, maybe B. Which word creates a transition that establishes chronological order? (4 points) Basically Similarly ...

English III
Letter to a Citizen of Kentucky, an excerpt Executive Mansion, Washington, April 4, 1864. A. G. Hodges, Esq., Frankfort, Ky. My Dear Sir: You ask me to put in writing the substance of what I verbally stated the other day, in your presence, to Governor Bramlette and Senator ...

History: Check My Answers PLEASE
Which are accurate descriptions of how the Christian church influenced daily life in the Middle Ages? Choose all answers that are correct. A.encouraged people to rebel against unjust feudal lords B. oversaw the writing of wills and contracts C. made and enforced the rules and...

english
Before those “Do you own work!” comments come… Let me make it clear that I am NOT asking you to answer this. I am simply asking for some guidance on how to do this essay. Some ideas and information I could use to write in my essay would be dandy. Below is what I am ...

English 4 help
1. both George Orwell and Stevie Smith employed irony in their writing. True or False 2. Alfred, Lord Tennyson's poem "Crossing the Bar" and Dylan Thomas's poem "Do Not Go Gently into That Good Night" convey a similar view point about death. True or False 3. the revision phase...

writing
I need some help with my intro paragraph for a compare/contrast essay. I have the first and last sentences, just need some help with the filler sentences. Ideas? ( "The similarities and differences between the “Gettysburg Address” and “Pericles' Funeral Oration” have ...

Writing
13. Which of the following is a complex sentence? A. I would like to visit the Kinshasa, but I understand the city is unsafe for foreigners. B. As Jake was reading the letter from June yet again, the flight attendant coughed gently to get his attention. C. I simply cannot make...

English
Identify the incorrectly punctuated sentence. A.) I went to the library and checked out two books, a movie, and an audio recording. B.) I promised to be on time for the are show so that I could help sign up the participants. C.)I want to learn more about Ireland, but y ...

English
Hello. I will be very grateful if you check the sentences: 1)"Do you think students are not allowed to use dictionaries while writing tests?" 2)"Do you think using dictionaries is not allowed while writing tests?" Do they sound natural and standard English? I'm especially ...

writing
traditional african marriage is an advantage for men only,not women?

Writing
How are mobile computing, Web 2.0, and social media changing how IT systems are used?

English (Check)
Choose the sentence that contains no error in writing a title. Yes, we're performing in a one-act play called Nathan's Home. Do you think you could set Simon's poem, Wolf Moon, to music? And now, Teresa will play her new song, "Silvernight." <----- Her biography, "My Days...

comm. 401 management skills
Hi what is a historical analysis paper? what is included in it say if i was writing on Research in Motion

English
Some of the students from class __________ to the Writing Center for help with writing because they __________ often unclear on how to fix their errors. A. go; are B. goes; are C. go; is D. goes; is A

Algebra
I am not sure I am writing this correctly: What is the domain of the function y=3(sq rt)6x+42 • x ≥ 0 • x ≤ 7 • x ≥ –6 • x ≥ –7

English
I have to write a critical essay on Hamlet and I can't find a good topic to write about. I need something that will be easy because I am not good in writing essays that are more elaborate. Can somebody suggest a good topic that will be easy to write about in approximately 700 ...

English
The main use of brackets in writing is to: A. mark an interruption in a quotation. B. note an error in a quotation. C. indicate an omission from a quotation. D. indicate an alteration in a quotation. A

English
What is your opinion of the idea that the dangers we face may lie beyond our understanding? I just need some idea's, please help me out. I'm not that good at writing essays.

English
The main use of brackets in writing is to: A. mark an interruption in a quotation. B. note an error in a quotation. C. indicate an omission from a quotation. D. indicate an alteration in a quotation. D

English 9
Writing Prompt: You have been assigned the task of introducing Romeo and Juliet to a group of students with no experience of Shakespeare or Shakespearean Theater. With a partner or yourself, outline the points you want to make in your introduction and how you will analyze and ...

english
In your opinion what point could making an observation halt or obstruct the writing process

English
I'm writing a compare and contrast paper. My question is when I use transitional word showing contrast do I use a comma right after transitional word. Ex. Unlike, Keysha's job, my job is easier.

English help
What are some interesting facts about Nikki Giovanni's writing?

English help please
2. You finished writing a research paper on the way modern technology affects communication within families. Now you need to include the citation for an editorial published in the Sacramento Gazette titled “Should We Just Text Our Children?” However, you don’t have the ...

English Essay
I'm writing an essay for To Kill A Mockingbird and the claim I came up for my essay is "Children are never too young to understand the realities of life." I'm writing the extended paragraph right now where I have to come up with a good example from the story that relates to ...

English
Which of the following describes literary analysis? Need help Please. A.writing that is vague and uncertain B.a central message about life C.determining the meaning behind events and characters’ actions D.written directions about how the actors sound and behave

English help
1. In a citation within a Works Cited page, which of the following should NOT be in italics? A. the title of a book B. the title of an editorial********* C. the title of an encyclopedia 2. You finished writing a research paper on the way modern technology affects communication...

ENG 098
Can you convince people NOT to eat Oreos? Think of a famous person like an athlete, an actor, politician, or talk show hosts. Write two paragraphs: one to convince this person to purchase OREOS and another to convince this person not to purchase OREOS. You will want to use ...

English help
I'm writing an essay about something that is worth dying for. For me, something that is worth dying for is my religion. How would I write it about religion? Need help!!

Writing Skills
Where would you go to find an article on recent fashion trends? A. Encyclopedia B. Reader's Guide C. Card catalog D. Who's Who

ENGLISH
I need help in writing my paper. Past tense form is a big no-no.I uses them all the time. I have a hard time using words to replace past tense words. Please help

6th grade math
Elisa is writing an algebraic expression for the phrase 5 less tan a number.

writing
Write a letter of complaint.Follow the rules for full-block style.The complaint may be about anything you wish (such as malfunctioning equipment,poor building maintenance,or disruptive noises form a nearby office.)You can make up all the details you need

English 10
All of the following are writing strategies associated with editing except • checking your spelling. • cleaning up formatting. • developing a subtopic. • fixing punctuation errors.

writers craft
this question is on writing a film review. i have to write a weakness in cinematography/story element from the movie finding forrester?

english
i have an assignment and i have already finished it. which is on writing a film review and there are 5 paragraphs to it so i already wrote the 4 paras but in the last paragraph it says you have to write two sub points and 2 descriptive evidences on how this connects to the ...

"Romeo and Juliet" Summary Evaluation (Writeacher)
You probably haven't watch the 2013 version of Romeo and Juliet, but I would like your opinions about the the writing aspect of my summary. "Directed by Carlo Carlei, the latest movie adaptation of Shakespeare's Romeo & Juliet (2013) begins with a scene of the two rivalry ...

Math
A student purchased a box of green tea mints. The nutrition label on the box stated that a serving of 3 mints contains a total of 10 calories. A) Graph the function C, where C(x) represents the number of calories in x mints. B)Write an equation that represents C(x). C)A full ...

Social Studies
2. Pretend you're a follower of Gandhi is India under British rule. Express your desire for home rule. (Your writing must be two paragraphs.) What could I include?

English Help Please!!! Check!!
Memo Edit Today, Rite Properties needs to send a memo to the residents of The Plaza, an apartment complex they own. Review the memo thoroughly, then edit it for writing style (cohesion, concision, clarity, diction, and variety) AND professional tone and voice. (Think about the...

Paper Writing
I am writing a paper where I cite multiple lectures by the same professor. How do I format the intext citations?

English Please Help!!
I am trying add the tone to this passage to my essay. The "tone" is admiring her mother. I am drawing a blank and don't know what or where to add the tone. Passage: Lastly, Schultz shares that for a long time she was unable to look at the shells and that she buried them in a ...

Math
The College Board reported the following mean scores for the three parts of the Scholastic Aptitude Test (SAT) (The World Almanac, 2009): Assume that the population standard deviation on each part of the test is = 100. a. What is the probability a sample of 90 test takers will...

Statistics
The College Board reported the following mean scores for the three parts of the Scholastic Aptitude Test (SAT) (The World Almanac, 2009): Assume that the population standard deviation on each part of the test is = 100. a. What is the probability a sample of 90 test takers will...

statistics
The College Board reported the following mean scores for the three parts of the Scholastic Aptitude Test (SAT) (The World Almanac, 2009): Assume that the population standard deviation on each part of the test is = 100. a. What is the probability a sample of 90 test takers will...

English
Kristen is a prolific writer. She __________ a couple books of poetry and about a hundred short stories. Someday she __________ as famous as Edgar Allen Poe. A. was writing; will be B. has written; would be C. had written; would be D. has written; will be B

english/vocabulary
can you please help me on word study with writing with idioms ? 1. sick as a dog 2. the best of both worlds 3. under the weather 4. nest eggs 5. when pigs fly 6. slip through the cracks 7. go to seed 8 . thorn in your side 9. turn over a new leaf 10. fifth wheel 11. pitch in ...

reading
Identify a serious error you find challenging to overcome in your own writing. What effect would making this serious error have on a document that you might have to write as part of your future career?

statistics
The College Board reported the following mean scores for the three parts of the Scholastic Aptitude Test (SAT) (The World Almanac, 2009): Assume that the population standard deviation on each part of the test is = 100. a. What is the probability a sample of 90 test takers will...

English
1. Imagine you are writing a research paper on social networking sites. Which of the following thesis statements would be the most effective? A. Social networking sites have become incredibly popular in recent years and have millions of members. Many of these sites are now ...

LA
In all of recent American history, there has been no worse river flooding than what occurred on the Mississippi River between late June and the middle of August in 1993. Record flooding affected communities from Minnesota to Missouri. Iowa and Illinois joined those states as ...

Ed tech- Plz, plz help
The Second Industrial Revolution was not just marked by new inventions. New business practices were invented that transformed America’s economy. Between 1869–1910, the value of American manufacturing rose from $3 billion to $13 billion. The steel industry produced just 68...

English III
Lesson 6.07 Letter to a Citizen of Kentucky, an excerpt Executive Mansion, Washington, April 4, 1864. A. G. Hodges, Esq., Frankfort, Ky. My Dear Sir: You ask me to put in writing the substance of what I verbally stated the other day, in your presence, to Governor Bramlette and...

English 9R - Civil Disobedience Essay Check (PLZ!)
Please check my essay for any grammar errors and anything, because my English teacher grades HARD and I really want a 100 on this essay. I spend HOURS writing this and I really appreciate if you check. Thank You! :) here it is: Civil disobedience is "refusal to obey laws as a ...

Algebra
I may not be writing this right... What is the simpliest form for the product? [(x + 1) / (x^2 – 25)] * [(x +5) / (x^2 +8x +7)]

Educational tech-1 question
Use the text below written by Connections Education in 2012 to answer the following questions. The Second Industrial Revolution was not just marked by new inventions. New business practices were invented that transformed America’s economy. Between 1869–1910, the value of ...

English
1. Stop at the red light. 2. Stop on the red light. (Which preposition should we use?) 3. Turn slightly right. 4. This is a one-way street. (Are both grammatical?) 5. Fill it up with regular unleaded, please. 6. Fill her up with regular, please. 7. Fill it up with the unleaded...

Theology
Describe in writing what it feels like to be given another chance (unlimited chances from God), and the transformation and hope that can accompany that moment.”

Single Room, Earth View by Sally Ride--Help!
This regards the story "Single Room, Earth View" by Sally Ride. Choose one of the following quotations; then in a few paragraphs, discuss how Sally Ride's observations support or refute the quotation. Quotations: 1. "Observation is a passive science, experimentation is an ...

Biographical Essay Evaluation (Writeacher)
I tried to eliminate as much wordiness as I could. What final revisions do you suggest? "Freedom has always been one of my favorite things about summer. For ten weeks, I am free of schoolwork, poor grades, and disappointment. Thus, my freedom in the summer lessens stress. It ...

English
1. How is paraphrasing different from summarizing? A.) Paraphrasing uses quotation marks B.) Paraphrasing only contains the most important details C.) Paraphrasing expresses the same concept with different wording I think it is B or C..? 2. You are writing a paper about ...

Biographical Essay Evaluation (Writeacher)
Second and third paragraph: "Leisure time is another one of my favorite things about summer. My free time in summer brings me happiness beyond belief. It enables me to spend time with my family and to take part in the things they wish to do. It enables me to live life without ...

Biographical Essay Evaluation (Writeacher)(All)
This is my entire, revised essay. "A strong sense of freedom is one of my favorite things about summer. My freedom in summer lessens stress. It protects me from the pressure of incomplete schoolwork. It shields me from the worry of disappointing grades and shoddy assignments. ...

Biographical Essay Evaluation (Writeacher)
Third paragraph: "Nevertheless, despite my love for summer freedom, there are a couple of things I missed about school. Learning new and self-improving information, for instance, is one of them. How relieved I remember feeling when my teacher, Mrs. Pfiefer, told me different ...

english writing
what is the best way to start a memoir about my first job experience? thank you

Sentence Completion
Which word best completes this sentence? 1. Although the biographer claimed to admire his subject, his writing had a ______ tone. A. Tumultuous B. Sentimental C. Condescending D. Poignant I think the word that best completes this sentence is either a. or b. but I'm not ...

English II B
A student has completed a freewriting exercise. The result is a paragraph exploring the general theme of war in a literary text. What is the next step in the writing process? 1.gathering details 2.beginning an outline 3.writing an introduction 4.narrowing the topic Need help ...

English
What is the purpose of prewriting in the writing process? A) to help polish your writing B) to find details to complete paragraphs C) to organize your thoughts within a draft D) to help develop a topic for writing

english
embed a portion of the following qoute by writing your own introductory phrase and properly citing your source at the end of the sentence. "If you are considering a career in law, English is actually one of the best majors to consider as an undergraduate. The skills you learn ...

Persuasive Writing help
I'm writing a persuasive request but English is not my native language. I've done many drafting and revising, but still not sure. so I would be grateful if you could show me what I did wrong and the correct way to revise it. Thanks "Dear xxx, I would like to express my delight...

Composition
How does taking observations obstruct or halt the writing process

english essay
* I need help writing research essay. The topic is to write about an issue or problem that you want to change. Well, I am mostly interested in Science, particularly Chemistry and Nature.

English/Social Studies
I'm writing an essay and need help coming up with economic reasons to to be against Caps on Punitive Damages. Google is not turning up what I need. I need how will implementing this program be bad economically?

Chemistry
Write the reactions that occur for the benzoic acid/sodium benzoate buffer when you react it with HNO3 and KOH. How would I go about writing it? Thanks.

english
i have a question say you're writing a sentence such as "I ate apples, bananas, oranges, and grapes." is there a comma before 'and' or no?

Treaty of Paris, quick question, thanks! ☺
The Treaty of Paris in part included returning to where exactly? I cannot remember and I am writing a paper for school in which I need to know where they went to. Thanks! ☺ ~katt

Plays
When I'm writing the list of characters in a dramatic scene, are the names of the characters capitalized?

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