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1. In “At the Tourist Centre in Boston,” the speaker's tone can best be identified as (1 point)
disapproving.
downcast.
enraged.
sarcastic.
2. Which line from the poem best supports the tone identified above? (1 point)
"the green of the trees dulled;"
"where two children pose with a father"
"Whose dream is this, I would like to know:"
"I seem to remember people,"
Read the following lines from the poem.
"and the mother is cooking something
in immaculate slacks by a smokeless fire,
her teeth white as detergent"
3. What is the most likely reason the mother’s teeth are described in this way? (1 point)
to create an appearance of happiness
to form an image of family togetherness
to contrast with the grayness of the fire
to highlight the unrealistic nature of the scene
For question 4, identify the correct verb phrase that completes the sentence.
4. Every time my family went to the circus, my grandmother would tell me the story of a lion tamer that _________ a
cage with 15 lions and tame them all. (1 point)
have entered
could enter
did enter
would entered

can check my work
1.a
2.d
3.b
4.a

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  1. 1. Yes.
    2. c or d?
    3. No
    4. No (Look at subject/verb agreement)

    http://dayzak.blogspot.com/2005/04/travel-travel-travel.html

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    Ms. Sue
  2. so is
    3.c
    4.b

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  3. so on number 2 is C or D

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  4. 3 C -- No
    4 b -- Yes

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    Ms. Sue
  5. 3.A
    2.C

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  6. can you check please

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  7. One of those is correct.

    This is the last time I will check your guesses.

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    Ms. Sue
  8. thank you

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  9. You're welcome.

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    Ms. Sue
  10. did you get these right?

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  11. Answers are:
    A
    C
    A
    B

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  12. It's a c a d

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  13. 1.A
    2.C
    3.D
    3.B

    Certified and Checked :)

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  14. the correct answers are
    1.a
    2.c
    3.d
    4.2

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  15. 4.b

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  16. Will I get a 100 if I use these answers

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  17. d,c,d,b
    checked on my quiz..

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  18. no everyones wrong!!!! i just failed the quiz because of everyone!
    the right answers are:
    1. D
    2. C
    3. D
    4. B
    YOU'LL GET 4/4 (100%)

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  19. the 'menna' user is correct! I got 100%! thanks @menna

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  20. Yes believe Menna and Rose everyone else is wrong

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  21. Menna is correct!

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  22. thank you so much menna!!!

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  23. 4/4 thx Menna!!

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  24. So my answers were correct! It's d,c,d,b you WILL get 100!!

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  25. ^ Are Correct

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  26. 4/4 (100%) thank you Menna!!

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  27. 1.d
    2.c
    3.d
    4.b

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  28. Thank you Menna!

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  29. Does anyone have the answers up to date? I read the poem multiple times and I can't figure it out...

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  30. Menna and Trigun are correct!!

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  31. menna is still right . 2017

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  32. Menna is right, thank you!
    D
    C
    D
    B

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  33. d
    c
    d
    b

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  34. D
    C
    D
    B
    100% Correct lol just did this on Connexus it works! =D

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  35. 1d
    2c
    3d
    4b

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  36. 1. D. Sarcastic
    2. C. "Whose dream is this, I would like to know."
    3. D. To highlight the unrealistic nature of the scene
    4. B. Could enter

    Right answers as of 8/8/19

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  37. It's d c d b

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  38. User "Menna" is right I took the quickcheck got 100% thanks to him/her

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  39. menna is still right 2020

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  40. Menna's answers are still correct as of August 11, 2020.

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  41. thanks @menna i legit thought i was gonna fail and then i brought my grade up from failing to passing

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  42. 1. D
    2. C
    3. D
    4. B

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  43. 100% Yup!!! Thanks!

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  44. D
    C
    D
    B

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  45. menna and skel are right

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  46. Its d c a b

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  47. OMG YASS YOU ARE CORRECT!
    the answers for this assignment IS....
    drumroll please.......
    .............
    .............
    D C D B!!!!!!
    THANK Y'ALL FOR CHECKIN'!!!!
    have a nice day!

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  48. Thanks Menna!!!!
    1) D- sarcastic
    2) C- Whose dream is this, I will like to know
    3) D- to highlight the unrealistic nature of the scene
    4) B- could enter
    Thanks 😊

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  49. D
    C
    D
    B
    Is still correct and up to date thanks menna

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  50. still correct D C D B

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  51. 1. D. Sarcastic
    2. C. "Whose dream is this, I would like to know."
    3. D. To highlight the unrealistic nature of the scene
    4. B. Could enter

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  52. still up to date
    d
    c
    d
    b

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