Which sentence presents an alternative in appropriate way?

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English

1. He didn't used to smoke. 2. He didn't use to smoke. ---------------------------- Q1: #2 seem to be used. How do you pronounce 'use to'? Do you pronounce 'used to' and 'use to' in the same way. Q2: Does the sentence mean that he didn't smoke before, but that he smokes now?

history

1. True or False The number of calories consumed must equal the numbers of calories burned A.True B.False 2.Which of the following factors that contribute to your weight do you have the least amount of control over? A. Activity level B. Peers c. Body composition D. Heredity 3...

Statistics

n order to study the amounts owed to the city council, a city clerk takes a random sample of 16 files from a cabinet containing a large number of delinquent accounts and finds the average amount owed to the city to be $231. It has been claimed that the true mean amount owed on...

grammar

I need to combine the following sentence pair. First, reduce the second sentence to a participial or n absolute phrase, changing the form of the verb if necessary. Then, insert the phrase into the first sentence. Be sure to place a participial phrase next to the noun or ...

English (Help!)

Read each sentence, and determine if it contains an action verb or a linking verb. Then, write a related sentence with the type of verb that does not appear in the first sentence. 1. Columbus's journal is a marvelous document. 2. His descriptions capture the lush splendor of ...

any grammatical errors with this sentence?

The use of cell phones would not be as pervasive if it was indeed not remarkable. Thank you for using the Jiskha Homework Help Forum. This sentence is not clear to me. Are you saying that the use is remarkable or that phones are remarkable? At any rate, in the "if" clause "...

English

Thank you for your help. 1. He will be back after a few days. 2. He was back after a few days. ----------- In the past tense, do we have to use 'after' as in Sentence 2? What about Sentence 1? I used 'after' instead of 'in.' Is this sentence grammatical? Do we have to ...

language expression

9).Choose the sentence that has the same senetence pattern as the first sentence. She opened her book. A.George seemed pleased B.Tim strummed his guitar C.Sue is a superb athlete D.Grace wrote in her daily .......D?

english

I am looking for all VERBS both "Action" and "Be" verbs identified in the sentence. In 1999, I went to Disney World for vacation. There is one verb in that sentence. Which word do you think it is? ??

Essay writing

1. What is the most IMPORTANT key to an effective essay? A. A focused thesis sentence. B. Five paragraphs in the body. C. Interesting supporting details. D. A concluding sentence. .I CHOSE B.

essay writing

What is the most important key to an effective essay? A. A focused thesis sentence. B. Five paragraphs in the body. C. Interesting supporting details. D. A concluding sentence. .I CHOOSE C.

English

Is the following sentence still a run-on sentence/or is there grammar errors...Grammar quizzes can be tough, there is a lot to learn and it is hard to remember. I find that it gets easier with practice.

Grammar

The patient is to use medications as directed and to return to the emergency room if he continues to have diarrhea. A) complete sentence B) fragment C) run-on This to me looks like a complete sentence

L.A

Read this sentence from New Directions.When we came from school, the wall was slick with white.Which meaning of the word slick is used in the sentence above? A.impressive and efficient<---- B.wet and slippery

business

2. Individual Assignment: Widget Production • Evaluate a company that has personal issues that must be resolved. Read the following scenario to evaluate Taylor Inc. operations-management processes to help them maximize labor productivity. Management for Taylor Inc. would...

heat transfer

the temperature in deep space is close to absolute zero,which presents thermal challenges for the astronauts who do space walks.propose a design for the clothing of the astronauts that will be most suitable for the thermal environment in space.defend the selections in your ...

English

1. I move that a vote be taken on this. 2. I suggest that a vote be taken on this. (Does #1 mean #2?) 3. He suggested that she was a professor. (Is this sentence correct? What does 'suggested' mean in this sentence? What other words can we use?) 4. He suggested that she might ...

English - Check these?

Can someone help me check these? 1. The main purpose of a research paper is ____________. (1 point) to verify information to expand a body of knowledge*** to persuade the reader to commit to a course of action 2. Which of the following is NOT a guideline for choosing a topic ...

biology

What is the correct definition of a princible? a)A statement of a relationship between two or more abstractions. b)A simplified, symbolic representation of a theory or conceptual scheme. c)An abstract generalization that presents a systematic explanation about the ...

biology

What is the correct definition of a princible? a)A statement of a relationship between two or more abstractions. b)A simplified, symbolic representation of a theory or conceptual scheme. c)An abstract generalization that presents a systematic explanation about the ...

Art

This art movement presents a celebration of the American wilderness and the West. A.American seascape painting B.American landscape painting C.American portraits D.pioneer painting my choice - D...?

English

Is the sentence "Confiscation is legal." a simple sentence where "confiscation" is used as a noun?

English

Valmy is in bed, asleep. ================= Can you paraphrase the sentence? What is the function 'asleep' in the sentence?

philosophy

In Some Moral Minima, Lenn Goodman argues that there are certain things that are simply wrong. Do you think Goodman is right? Using specific examples, explore the challenges Goodman presents to relativism. Determine whether you think there are such universal moral requirements...

English

I'm writing an essay and I'm wondering which sentence is better to be used in an essay. My teacher said that the sentence, "Sitting on his bed, Lamar sadly thought about his grandfather's death." is better than the sentence, "Lamar, saddened by his noble and honored ...

french

Another question on word order... for like hier soir, or hier, where do they go? Can I say... Hier soir, je suis allee au cinema. -is this correct? Cause on a test, I put it this way. or does it have to be at the end of the sentence? Je suis allee au cinema hier soir. P.S. How...

statistics

Complete the hypothesis test: null hypothesis = 52, alternative hypothesis =<52, a=0.01 usin data set 45,47,46,58,59,49,46,54,53,52,47,41

Latin America/North America

The alternative for America agreement of the early 2000s is primary aimed to

possessive nouns

Write the noun in this sentence so it shows possession. The bus driver is named Mr. Ed. Would it be? The bus's driver is named Mr. Ed. I personally think the sentence should be rewritten to read, The bus driver's name is Mr. Ed The second sentence is definitely the better one...

language please check my work

-revise the sentence for a clear meaning here is the sentence Surgeons moved around the operating room, skillfully using tools wearing slippers. -the revised sentence Surgeons,wearing slippers,moved around the operating room skillfully using their tools. please if there is a ...

History

I know that I posted this quetsion earlier How did the Spanish change the way that the Pre-Colombian people lived?we don't have a book. Is there any way you can help me start off someway so I know what to search or get a general idea. Thank you.

Grammar (Ms. Sue)

How am I supposed to write the capitalized word in present progressive tense? "People (LIVE) today in a way that is very different from the way their parents and grandparents once lived."

Physics

Ahmad throws a ball straight up. For which situation is the vertical velocity zero? [Note: Neglect the air resistance] Answer at the top on the way up none of the above on the way down

English/Grammar

I need to re-write this sentence in a different light that would make it seem more correct. I am suppose to write it five different ways, I have written it in three other ways but I cannot come up with two more. The sentence is: Teen marketed films, try to apply different ...

English

1. I made up my mind to go there. 2. I decided to go there. 3. I determined to go there. (They are all the same, right? By the way, in #1, does 'to go there' modify 'mind'?) 4. I caught a bad cold. 5. I took a bad cold. 6. I got a bad cold. 7. I had a bad cold. (Are they the ...

Epidemiology

Design the appropriate 2x2 table, calculate and interpret the appropriate measure of association. You suspect that the association between alcohol use and CHD might be confounded by smoking. You collect the following data: Smokers Non-Smokers CHD No CHD CHD No CHD Alcohol Use ...

thanks

THANK YOU SO MUCH EVERYONE FOR SHOWING ME THAT ALGEBRA EQUATION YESTERDAY MY BOOK SHOWED ME A DIFFRENT WAY BUT YOUR WAY IS MUCH MORE SIMPLE. MY BOOK TOLD ME THAT WHATEVER IS ON ONE SIDE STAYS ON ONE SIDE OR WHATEVER. I DON'T KNOW. BUT YOUR WAY IS EASIER I DIDN'T KNOW I COULD ...

com/155

Each of the following sentences has one grammatical error. The errors are in one of the following four categories: subject–verb agreement, run-on sentence, verb form and tense, or sentence fragment. Identify which of the four errors, if any, is present in each sentence by ...

English

How would you make this sentence into a parrell sentence. One gypsy explained that telling fortunes was less about helping others' lives than to make his own living.

grammar

12. Identify the error in the following sentence. Emily didn't have no idea how to memorize so many lines. (1 point) run-on sentence missing end punctuation double negative missing comma

english

In the answer area below, write the conjunction in the following sentence. Sentence: Give it to the boy or his mother. This doesn't seem like it should be difficult, but I want to make sure I understand. Is 'or' the conjunction?

English

Is the following sentence still a run-on sentence/or is there grammar errors...Grammar quizzes can be tough, there is a lot to learn and it is hard to remember. I find that it gets easier with practice. Thank you in advance for your help.

English

When a the subject of sentence has 2 or more nouns or pronouns connected by “or” or “nor,” the verb must agree with the noun or pronoun that appears closest to the verb in the sentence. Would this be true or false?

Grammar

When a the subject of sentence has 2 or more nouns or pronouns connected by “or” or “nor,” the verb must agree with the noun or pronoun that appears closest to the verb in the sentence. A) True B) False I answered A

Civics/writing

Can someone please help me with a sentence? this is what i have so far~ We were inspired to use the Miranda rights as our topic when in school learning about rights and responsibilities.*****sentence I need help with****.

More Language Arts

Identify what the sentence is: The bicycle path winds through the city *that is 40 miles long* a.Simple sentence b.Noun clause c.Misplace modifier* d.Adverbial clause

College Geography

"The desert was tamed but the price was calamitous, the worst climatic disaster in the history of the Soviet Union." Can someone explain what tamed means in the sentence? This sentence has to do with the Aral Sea.

Karen Myer

Which cells identify as the ones most likely to hold the key to increased human longevity and vitality and how might this work? Describe one alternative to cloning that the authors mention

Math

Can someone correct it Evaluate the following expressions numbers 3-4 3) [(2+3)^3-4(5)]+7 My way of solving: [(5)^3-4(5)]+7 [123-4(5)]+7 [123-20]+7 [103]+7 My answer: 109 4) [25/ (2^3-3)]*2 My way of solving: [25/(8-3)]*2 [25/5]*2 [5]*2 My answer:10 Thanks for showing your ...

math

John took all his money out of his savings account. He spent $50 on a radio and 3/5 of what remained on presents. Half of what was left he put back in his checking account, and the remaining $35 he donated to charity. How much money did John originally have in his savings ...

English

What,if anything,is wrong with the following sentence? Do you see the pretty girl standing next to the car with the red boots on? 1. properly constructed sentence 2. misplaced part 3. run-on 4. fragment I THINK THE CORRECT ANSWER IS:Number 1 Am I Correct? How can the sentence ...

Psychology

I need to do a presentation on gender development. We're supposed to have an activity that presents the topic or ties into the topic. I have searched the internet, but have not come up with anything for gender development specifically. Does anyone have any ideas?

Grammar

The risks, benefits, and alternatives to this procedure, including the risk of bleeding, infection, injury to adjacent organs, and death were explained to the patient. A) complete sentence B) fragment C) run-on Seems like it could be A and the C because it's such a long sentence

English

Should I use a comma or colon after as in this sentence? The sentence is not complete that I posted here I have learned many things in this class I will list a few such as different writing styles, write descriptive paragraphs,

Writing

In the novel, To Kill a Mockingbird by Harper Lee, a major character, Jem's view on the world shifts drastically due to his experiences with his hometown Does this sentence sound awkward? If so, how can I make this sentence flow more smoothly? Thank you

PE

1. True or False The number of calories consumed must equal the numbers of calories burned A.True B.False 2.Which of the following factors that contribute to your weight do you have the least amount of control over? A. Activity level B. Peers c. Body composition D. Heredity 3...

Language Arts

Which of the following sentences contains a dependent clause? a) My mother, who never wastes anything, rinsed and saved the take-out boxes.* b) We were running late and, we had to skip stopping by the post office. c) I had never been to New York before this spring. d) You ...

Operational Management

Taylor Inc. manufactures widgets. There is a particular assembly line for Widget X. This assembly line includes the assembly of various raw materials, subassemblies, and packing of the finished widget. Currently, approximately 27% of the total labor time is utilized in walking...

Statistics for the Behavioral Sciences

Complete an independent project, collect data from your observation experiment and perform a one-way, between-subjects ANOVA on the data using the definitional formula.Include the following: 1. description of research project that includes the operational definition for the ...

Spelling

I'm writing about a position as a sanitation advisor. Which way is the correct way is right. Advisor or Adviser I'm so confused

WAN

1. Saguaro Federal has mainframes for all of its banks and businesses. Should the company use the Ethernet or Token Ring protocol? Explain your choice. Why is this choice appropriate? 2. XYZ Technology Consultants has offices on the second, third, and fourth floors of the ...

Texas History

How did Native Americans' way of life at the missions differ from thier traditional way of life?

Humanities

The internet has changed the way many Americans consume information due to the way the internet is set up for users

Statistics

What can i say about power for each factor in a two way ANOVA? Is there a way to find power in SPSS?

Statistics

What can i say about power for each factor in a two way ANOVA? Is there a way to find power in SPSS?

math calculus

7/(x-2)(x+5)-8/(x+5)(x-3) 7(x-3)-8(x-2)/(x-2)(x+5)(x-3) 7x-21-8x+16/(x-2)(x+5)(x-3) 7x-8x give me -1x and -21+16 give me -5. for numerator but it have to be -1/(x-2)(x-3) i not know how to do this please explain process my way not different way.

Fraction to decimal question

Is there any way to convert to a decimal if you can't find a denominator that works your way? like 21/34 ? can you explain???

math

A girl walks 3/4 of the way home in 18 minutes. At the same rate, she can walk the rest of the way home?

public speaking

transmission of messages in a communication is: a. a one-way street. b. a two-way street. I think it's b

Social Studies

Explain one way that ethnic groups in the U.S. Canada are similar and one way that they are different.

PE

1. True or False The number of calories consumed must equal the numbers of calories burned A.True B.False 2.Which of the following factors that contribute to your weight do you have the least amount of control over? A. Activity level B. Peers c. Body composition D. Heredity 3...

Probability

When I swing at a nail, I drive it all the way in with probability 1/2. With probability 1/4, I hit it half-way in, and with 1/4 probability I miss it entirely. I'm pretty sure that if I swing 4 times at a nail, I'll get it all the way in almost all the time. Let's see if I'm ...

Writing

what would be another way to phrase "i'm on a rollercoaster that only goes up". like is there another metaphorical or symbolic sentence like it which we can say. just to erase some confusion--i'm talking about using other words that portray the same meaning. i came up with: "I...

Calculus

relative extrema x^4-2x^2+5 so far I know how to find the derivative which is 4x^3-2x now I am stuck... Please help Huh? 4x^3-2x=0 2x(2x^2-1)=0 and what are the roots? I will give you a hint: one is x=0 The other two are in the second parenthesis. Is it x-1 and x=-1 I did a ...

eth drbob

Can you help me I read your post on Pyne and culturism. I don't think I am qualified to critique your paper the way it should be critiqued. Some general suggestions are as follows: Start sentences with capital letters. Watch the spelling. You have a number of sentences that ...

Math

3 times the square root of 3. Would I be right in saying that just writing it with the square root form is right? So here's my equation: (3* sq. rt. of 3) divided by 2. Help? 3/2 sqrt 3 is the accepted way <<So here's my equation>> It's not an equation, by the way...

Cultural Diversity

A cultural mismatch may result from labeling a child as hyperactive or behavior disordered if: A. a young black child does not receive frequent nourishment opportunities B. there is too little or too much structure imposed in the group. C. the program lacks planning for ...

English grammar

A great way to get to Vancouver, British Columbia, is by train. Is 'train' the subject or "way" or even Vancover, BC? And is 'to get' or 'is' the predicate? Thank you, Chris

Mathematics

I need to solve this problem in two diferent ways showing work. I have one way but I don't know what the other way could be the problem is 3 3/4 +5 1/3

Sociology (Racism)

Which groups or individuals are able to talk to one another in a constructive way? I don't understand what does "in a constructive way" mean. Can someone explain it.

math

Tony is on his way home in his car. He has driven 12 miles so far, which is three-fourths of the way home. What is the total length of his drive?

algebra

Susan is on her way home in her car. She has driven 24 miles so far, which is one-half of the way home. What is the total length of her drive?

English

In Great Expectation, How did Mrs. Havisham past relationship affect the way she lived? How did her past effect the way she raised Estella

English

Can you please check the grammar in the following sentences? Can you also suggest to me a good site where to find the meaning of sentence connectors as well as exercises on their use in a context? Thank you very much for your help! 1) Prospero raises a tempest in order to have...

Grammar

The patient was taken to thje operative suite, placed supine, anesthetized, and intubated in the usual fashion. fragment- run-on- comma splice- complete sentence. Answer: complete sentence Thanks

Grammar

The patient denies any cardiac symptoms, angina, shortness of breath, any infectious disease, any bleeding disorder, or any pulmonary disorders. A) complete sentence B) fragment C) run-on I say its a complete sentence:)

English

1. He has great taste in fashon. (Would you like to paraphrase the sentence? What other words can we use instead of 'taste'? What is the meaning of 'taste' in the sentence?)

spanish

I am so close to finishing my homework and these are the last few questions I have left. I keep trying but the program says whatever I write is incorrect. Can someone help me please? Rewrite the sentence with the direct object pronoun appropriate to replace the direct object. ...

Check my answers

Question 1.Choose the answer that identifies the case of the parentheses word. My grandparents always go to the square dances with the Warrens and (them). nominative objective possessive *** my answer none of the above Question 2. Choose the pronoun that best completes the ...

English

In the story "Oedipus" by Sophocles, do you think there was any way that Oedipus could have avoided his fate? How? In what way?

english

for my comparison essay i am analysis of the 2nd device for katy perry song fireworks.. i need help explaining this line into details. could somebody give me like at least 1-2 sentence explaining it. this is what i got so far: Perry then uses imagery when she stated that “...

Just some LA q's, Ms.Sue please

1. When you summarize an informational article, you should (1 point) leave out minor details. use the author's words, including direct quotations. leave out important details. include as much information as possible. 2. Why might a scientist choose to categorize scientific ...

health

I need help coding this situation: A 67-year old Medicare patietn presents to the office, exhiting symptoms of HIV infection. After detailed examination, symptoms are determined to be advanced AIDS with manifestation of Kaposi's sarcoma and other opportunistic infections. I ...

English

From this morning, the rain will set in all over the country. ------------------------------- What is the meaning of 'set' in this sentence? Is 'set' used together with 'in' as in this sentence?

algebra

These are very easy to set up with a "chart" ---------Distance-----Rate---Time (D=RxT) slow way --6x----------x-------6 fast way - 5(x+7)-----x+7------5 so 6x = 5(x+7) 6x=5x+35+ x=35 The speed on the slower trip was 35 mph, and on the return trip 42 mph A consultant traveled 6...

English

1. We went far. 2. We went a long way. 3. The restaurant is far from here. 4. The restaurant is a long way from here. 5. The restaurant is not far from here. 6. The restaurant is not a long way from here. 7. How far is it from here to the restaurant? 8. It is 100 meters...

English

1. I stayed there for two weeks. 2. I stayed there two weeks. Are both grammatical? -------------------------- 3. This is the way how he solved the problem. 4. This is the way that he solved the problem. 5. This is the way he solved the problem. 6. This is the way in which he ...

teaching

Discuss one way in which Piaget and Vygotsky share similar ideas and one way in which their views differ. To which theoretical view do you relate and why?

science

Please help me!!! I need to create an expieriment but I need to find a way to measure the amount of co2 in an enclosed small space....is it possible? is there a way?

English

1. This is the way how he did it. (X) 2. This is the way he did it. (O) 3. This is how he did it. (O) 4. Do you know the reason? 5. Do you know why? ----------------------------- #1 is ungrammatical. #2 and #3 are grammatical. Why is #1 ungrammatical? Was #1 used in old ...

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