english, comics, mythology folklore

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english, comics, mythology folklore

What are the changes between the real story of Emperor Norton and the story 3 septembers and a january


a survey of reading habits of 100 students showed that 30 read both comics and novels. 10 read neither comics nor novels and twice as many students read comics as read novels. 1. illustrate the information on a Venn diagram. 2. how many students read only novels. 3. how many ...


What is ironic about the death of Jason and Theseus from Greek mythology


Hi, I would like your opinion(s) on this essay that I wrote regarding Greek mythology. Jason Berlinsky Mr. Canzano English 1H 28 February 2007 Women in Greek Mythology


mythological expressions used and their meaning? Which mythology? You'll need to be more specific in your question. Greek? http://www.pantheon.org/areas/mythology/europe/greek/ Roman? http://www.pantheon.org/areas/mythology/europe/roman/ Norse? http://www.pantheon.org/areas/...


What is a possible explanation for the significance of two separate flood myths in which the water comes from the sky (Guatemalan mythology) and in the other, the water comes from the ground (African mythology)?


1. Enumerate the 12 titans and their positons. Ex. Hera-queen of gods 2. The 9 muses. 3. Children of Cronus. Please help me... Thank you for using the Jiskha Homework Help Forum. Here are some sites for Mythology: 1. http://www.mythweb.com/ (Greek Mythology) 2. http://www....

English II

What role does the oral tradition play in folklore?


Has anyone heard of Colon? (Not the innard, the mythological character or place, or something to do with mythology)


What is hell called in celtic mythology? It isn't Tir na n-Og. And Sra, don't patronize me with a Google search.


What are some imaginary elements to fantasy comics?

Classical Mythology

Throughout this film, characters appear, or things happen, that are reminiscent of people or events in classical mythology. What do they make you think of? Pick 4-5 things (people, incidents events, costumes, whater) and explain waht they remind you of from classical mythology...


What is the linking verb in the sentence: I am fond of both kinds of comics.


is there a site where i can find the matrix of the gods and goddesses in greek, roman, norse, egypt, babylonian, chinese, japanese, african and american mythology???


What is hell the equivalent to in Celtic mythology?


I have a few question on linking verbs: 1. I am fond of both kinds of comics. linking verb - fond? 2. Joseph Pulitzer was the first to publish color funnies. linking verb - was? 3. The sales of his newspaper were high. linking verb - sales 4. Sunday Funnies soon became part of...


anyone know where my other question went regarding the mythology sources??? much needed.... Thanks for reading this :) nvm i found it :) thanks to all who answered: its on page 4 i believe ok yeah i need more resourcesfor that topic :( This one??? http://www.jiskha.com/display...


ricardo spends 8/9 hour reading the newspaper. He spends 1/4 of the time reading the world news and splits the remaining time equally between the sports news and the comics. How much time does he spend reading the comics?


Ricardo spends 8/9 hour reading the newspaper. He spends 1/4 of the time reading the world news and splits the remaining time equally between the sports news and the comics. How much time does he spend reading the comics?

Social Studies

Which of the following did not influence greek mythology? a. the kingdom of Minos b. knowledge of Egyptian mythology c. Roman culture d. Mycenae culture

english help

Which of the following is an example of a sentence fragment? She writes comics. That was her dream. Because she loves them. In time she made it happen. is it d pls help me


What is a ritualistic interpretation of the story of Theseus


Has anyone have to write a paper on greek mythology and dreams?

english 9b

what can you infer about the haida culture by examining their mythology?


1. What does the Odyssey give greater weight? Cite folklore motifs to support your answer. 2. What does the meeting of the assembly at Ithaca illustrate? What political organization is featured? 3. Why does not Telemachus become king of Ithaca? Why does not Laertes, Father of ...


Our biology class is studying the human skeletal system this month, and I need to find some information on the fone bone for my report. Can anyone help me out? Thank you for using the Jiskha Homework Help Forum. Is some one joking with you? "Fone Bone" is a comic character! ...

english- greek mythology

do you think zeus knew that fire was needed for mankind?

Sentence Completion

Demonstrate your understanding of the Word Bank words by completing each sentence in the space below. Word Bank: obsessed, aesthetic, arbitrary 1. Because Scott McCloud really was obsessed with comics, he probably knew all there was to know about them. 2. McCloud's argument is...


I need a topic sentence that DOES NOT include factual information about Greek mythology

pigskin geography

Does your newspaper carry a comic strip about someone that would have sailed with Leif Erickson? If so name the comic strip. _ _ _ _ _ the _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _. Check this site. http://www.kingfeatures.com/features/comics/hagar/about.htm Thank you times a million! Thanks a bunch.


I need a sentence with the words "loose" and "folklore"? Help?

English essay

I need some resources where i can find the differences/the similarities between greek and roman mythology. I already have the name differences, and the characteristic similarities. i have also the animals of greek mythology, which can be stated as a difference because roman ...

English Genre

Is "Oedipus and the King"'s genre "Mythology" or "Fiction"?

cgd 218

What do the comics strips reflect about American culture?


In the sentence " I am fond of both kinds of comics". Which word is the verb


The demand curve for the comics is given by the following equation, where q is the number of copies the publisher can sell per week if it sets the price at $p. q=(388-p)**2/50 text( ) \(0<=p<=388\) (a) Find the price elasticity of demand when the price is set at $33 per ...

English Help Plz

Ovid is a great artist; He used different objects to represent the idea of transformations. He used water, tree, earth and heaven as metamorphosis symbolism .But his stories seems to be fiction in the modern age. For example beautiful daughter of a river god, Daphne ...

american mythology

summary of "the day of freedom"...thanks... Do you mean the US's Independence Day (otherwise known as the Fourth of July)? http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Independence_Day_%28United_States%29 =) Or June 19th? Thank you for using the Jiskha Homework Help Forum. However, WHICH "day...


a good title for a dragon


How do you pronounce the word 'peryton?' Thank you!


I need some ideas of novels,songs,comics etc.(preferebly a song) that share similar views as Transcendentalists Here are some views of the Transcendentalists: -Intuition -they think we can understand ourselves through nature. - Individualism(the fact of being true to yourself...

Honors English

I'm doing a project on greek gods and I can'ty find any pictures on apollo.Please help. Hmmm. Did they have kodak cameras in mythology? Here is what Michangelo perceived he saw: (Broken Link Removed) Here are some other "pictures": (Broken Link Removed) Hmmm. Did they have ...


Where did the box with Perseus and Danae float to?


who educated Hercules in the use of every weapon? thanks for any help!

History (Mythology)

What are the differences between Helios and Apollo?

thesis needed

with the last sentence (the roman and greek poets....) it is the third topic in my essay. all of them show the similarities and differences. i was asking you guys a while back what were the similarities between roman and greek mythology and the only thing i could get was the ...

world mythology

What are the cultural assumptions of the greek/roman underworld?

english: greek mythology

In the story Prometheus (he steals fire and gives it to humans), What human qualities do Prometheus and Zeus have? What is the significance of these gods having human qualities? please just point out a few qualities for each and some quotes that show examples of them- bullet ...


How does culture influence the symbolism used in mythology and religious thought?

world mythology

Identify the main characteristics of the Greek/roman underworld

world mythology

What are the implied moral values of the Greek/roman underworld?


how do I analyze a story using tactics such as Formalist Biographical Psychological Historical Marxist New Historical Cultural Gender Feminist GLBTBC Mythology Reader response I have to analyze the story using any one of the tactics listed above.

Greek Mythology

I know Poseiden was the god of the sea, but I'd like more detail about him. Can someone help me?

english on mythology

do u know any movies or characters that can relate to greek gods and goddesses You can check this site. http://www.windweaver.com/as/mythmovies.htm


identify a scholarly article that discusses some aspect of the female divine in contemporary culture

Mesopotamian Mythology.

Is it possible to create without destroying or is this simply an ancient concept that holds true?


Which word is verb in the following sentences. My aunt is the author of a comic strip Her office is a busy and colorful place. The characters in her strip are little animals. The sales of his newspaper were high. Now comics have become serious business for publishers

Greek Mythology

I can't find any information on Homer, author of the Odyssey. Is there a good website i could use other than Wikipedia?


do the ancient myths provide us with any clues to the rise and fall of large companies such as Enron, Exxon and BP.


Please tell me the verb in the following sentences 1) my aunt is the author of a comic strip? 2) her office is a busy and colorful place? 3)the characters in her strip are little animals ? 4) the sales of his newspaper were high? 5) now comics have become serious business for ...

Social Studies

I don't get it, so the four influences that Greece had on Roman culture are art, religion, mythology, and the Latin alphabet?


okay.. so if you kno the answer to this question. or have any ideas that would be wonderful. which god/goddess frequented rock concerts in the 1990s?


I need to find another mythological character other than Siddhartha who had a vast of wealth but was selfless and chose to help others instead.

Greek Mythology

I'm doing a mini report on Athena, goddess of war, and if you have any links to help me accomplish this it would be very much appreciated. :)

Discussion Question 2

How would you as a writer, build goodwill with your readers? This is such a broad question, that there is no answer. Are you writing novels, columns in newspapers, nonfiction, comics, short stories, technical explanations? Please clarify your question and post your answer, and...


Answer now plz which of these words best describes the mythology of ancient egypt as told in this passage Peaceful,Violent,factual,humorous

8th grade

on a map I need to lacate Mt.Olympus,Mt.Parnassus,Mt.Pindos and Mt.Helicon all on one Mythology map.

10th grade Mythology

what would be placed in Sir Lancelot's and Eragon the dragon rider qualities for;bravery,sense of justice and consideration for others. If know please tell me THANK YOU

6th grade

I am doing a greek mythology project. I am Medusa,I need a creative way to symbolize Medusa. -other than just snakes in the hair...any help?


The goddess Astrea is often depicted holding what? I need it to be one or more of the following options: Scale Sword Blindfold *** if you have anything else to add please do so Thanks in advance =)


In the website I was able to learn about the English language very well, because in the website there are a lot of menus that english grammar, english vocabulary, english basics, english lesson, english pronunciation, english fun and games, english test, english quizzes, ...


i need help on a project about ceres/demeter so could you please give me web site. i've checked google and .mlahanas.de/Greeks/Mythology/Demeter.html


09VArD-1(47-50) Identify the one underlined word or phrase that should be corrected. 1.Although farmers complained that the company's new product was expensive,malodorous,and dangerous to handle(A),there was(B) few who would dispute(C) its effectiveness as(D) a insecticide.No ...


Plz help me someone iv been working hard and i can't get this i have not much time to finish this but im doing a projecta nd im looking for greek Myhological allusions in plant names like the narcasis flower or animal names like arachnids get their names form arachne. Somone ...


Why is horace considered as a satirist??? What characteristics does he had for him to call as a satirist??? What does a satirist do???


I am to write a definition paragraph and was wondering if this was ok? A comedian is a professional entertainer who will tell jokes or perform various other comic acts. Comedian is a male comic while comedienne is a female comic. Comedians can be distinguished from a clown as ...

Science (astronomy)

I need to write the mythology of a constellation in my own words, but I am having trouble finding a good constellation that does not have a sentence long story, but one that isn't too lengthy. Any suggestions?


According to some stories, Daedalus had a talented nephew who was pushed off a tower. Minerva/Athena caught him and changed him into a Perdix. What kind of bird is a Perdix?


i have a final and i don't know the difference between te cyclopes, giants and titans...can someone help http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Cyclops http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Giant_%28mythology%29 http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Titan_%28mythology%29 thanks Chanel, You can also use a...


4.)Which answer best explains how folklore was important for enslaved families? (6 points) A.)It helped enslaved parents teach their children how to survive.*** B.)It helped enslaved families learn to read and write without help. C.)It helped enslaved children feel like part ...


1. Someone who started sobbing while another was telling a joke would be an example of comic relief. T/F? I think it is true because the one who is telling a joke is like a humorous scene which helps relieve the mood of a heavy scene (someone's sobbing, that means something ...

SS-1 question

Through mythology, the Greek people expressed their religious beliefs.**** love of poetry. love of sport. political beliefs.


It is 6:45 on Friday evening at the Y;all Come Restaurant. Winnie the waitress approaches the table where the four Martins are studying their menus. Over in the corner, Conrad is reading the comics. One customer gets up to leave. It's Bill who pays his bill with a $10.00 bill...

greek mythology

1.All the following were writers of ancient Greek plays and poetry exept a.Homer b.Sophocles c.Joseph Campbell 2.Chaos gave birth to the following exept a.Uranus(heaven) b.Tartarus(under earth) c.Gaea(earth) 3.Gaea gave birth to the following exept a.mountains b.Pontus(sea) c....


Tom has 5 times as many comic books as Deborah. Deborah has 40% of the number of comic books that George has. if the total number of comics owned by the three friends is 204, how many are owned by Tom?

12th grade - English (World Mythology)

The website is: zarathushtra . com /z/gatha/dji/forward . htm What is Tagore’s main argument? Find a sentence or two that make up Tagore’s thesis statement and cite it here. What distinction does Tagore make between “blind obedience” and “the path of freedom?” ...

Greek Art

I have to write an essay on the topic below...would you be able to help me find some sites for it. Thanks "Discuss the role of ancient Greek mythology as evidenced through its art"


Hi, I was wondering if somebody could help me with this... I'm supposed to determine whether these examples are logical fallacies or not. and if they're logical fallacies and I have to determine what type. 1. If no one answers the phone, obviously there is no one there. - I ...

math homework

Michael went into a comic book store to pick up a few of his “much wanted” comics. There are about 4 different Batman issues, about 5 different Star Wars issues, and about 2 different Superman issues to choose from. Exactly how many combinations are possible for Michael to...


I wonder if this is a good example of magical realism for my own etiological myth: Theodoreus carries a big sack, then opens it in front of Cyclopes after he says, "What are you going to do with that big sack?" This idea may need to expand.

Mythology Assignment

I need to find some detailed information on the Twelve Labours of Hercules on an academic website. I need to know who were the helpers of Hercules, his goals, rewards for the completion of the 12 labours, and how he overcame his tasks.

English; Help/Check.

Leprechauns and Fairy's; Leprechauns are fairy-like mischievous creatures in Irish folklore. They are in a form of a old man. Leprechauns have been reported to be no bigger then a small child or no bigger then a finger. If they are spotted by human they are granted three ...


Philip has 35 comic books. Of those comics, 2/10 take place in space. How many of Philip's comic books take place in space?

earth science

i need to know where i can find the brief mythology of the constallation capracornus([[[capricorn]]]) and the constellations inside the capricornus and the type of star they are and the distance from earth and the magnitude(absolute) and the color and suface tempeture of the ...

Writing Sentences and Paragraphs

As an individual with experience performing office clerical duties and educated as a Library Technician, I am excited to apply for the position of Data Entry Clerk as advertised on the DC Comics website. I consider that my experience and skills match ver well with your ...


According to egyptian mythology horus son Kebehsenuef fit who has the head of a hawk. what characteristic might make Kebehsenuef fit for the job of watching a dead mummy vital organs? A. A kind and caring heart B. The keen eyes of a bird of pray •• C. Ingenuity D. A ...

World Mythology

Discuss what the Egyptian stories of Isis, Osiris, and Horus reveal about Egyptian culture and what The Enuma elish reveals about Babylonian culture. How, in particular, do their stories reflect the beliefs of their respective peoples?


Superman is a character from the DC Comics universe with superhuman abilities. One day in the city of Metropolis you look to the skies only to see Superman passing directly over your head as he races to save Lois Lane from some imminent threat. Not in too much of a rush, ...


according to egyptian mythology horus son Kebehsenuef fit who has the head of a hawk. what characteristic might make Kebehsenuef fit for the job of watching a dead mummy vital organs? A kind and caring heart The keen eyes of a bird of pray •• Ingenuity A tendency towards ...


if i called my boat "the hurcules,"would that be an allusion? Please tell us why you're calling your boat "the hurcules." Do you mean Hercules? i don't know why its a question i got but pretty sure its the Hurcules from mythology http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Hercules http://...


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