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Read the poem "The Mountain" by Emily Dickinson.

The mountain sat upon the plain
In his eternal chair,
His observation omnifold,
His inquest everywhere.

The seasons prayed around his knees,
Like children round a sire:
Grandfather of the days is he,
Of dawn the ancestor.

Which statement best explains the central idea of this poem?
A. Mountains observe everything and know everything.
B. Mountains are tall and powerful objects in nature.**My answer**
C. Mountains can affect the changing of seasons.
D. Mountains offer entertaining playgrounds for children.

am i right?

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  1. There is a better choice.

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  2. then tell them!

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  3. Not C or D though.

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    Damon
  4. so it could be a or b

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  5. DS told you there was a better choice.

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    Damon
  6. My original answer was right. I put in A, and I got it wrong. The right answer was B. Here are the right answers for the quiz anyways, if anyone needed them.
    1. A. Poems should be studied in many ways
    2. B. Mountains are tall and powerful objects in Nature
    3. D. "or press an ear against it's hive"
    4. A. Louder than a cannon fire
    5. C. It suggests that readers have fun exploring poetry
    6. A. It criticizes the way some readers try to understand a poem
    These are the answers to the Poetry of Identity Quiz. I got number two wrong because of them above. So here are the correct answers to the quiz. Hope it helps!

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  7. Yall need to start thinking now because you all wrong

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  8. I got the answers all right here they are for language arts poetry if identification for the six questions
    1 D
    2 C
    3 A
    4 C
    5 A
    6 D

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  9. @HobiWater is 100% right! dino is really wrong, for me at least.

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  10. its A

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  11. if you think about it its A

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  12. bungee gum is the answer~ ;)

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