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English
Which statement is true about nonfiction? A. Nonfiction deals with imaginary people and made-up events. B. Short stories are examples of nonfiction. C. Nonfiction is intended only for entertainment. D. Nonfiction can contain facts, opinions, and ideas. D?

literature
Regarding the difference between fiction and nonfiction, which statement is most accurate? A. Nonfiction writers are more often free to move about in time and space. B. Literary fiction does little except inform and specify. C. Nonfiction writers are free to embellish the ...

Literature-Help me Ms. Sue
13. Regarding the difference between fiction and nonfiction which statement is most accurate? A. Writers of nonfiction have no need to express passionate opinion B. Nonfiction writers are free to embellish the facts. C. Nonfiction writers are more often free to move about in ...

5th grade math
The library has 2,000 books. The books are sorted 500 children,fiction and nonfiction. There are 200 more fiction than nonfiction. How many fiction and nonfiction books are there? There are 950 fiction books and 550 nonfiction books is my answer how would I write an equation ...

L.A.
Which of the following statements about "life without gravity" explains why it is a expoistory essay. 1. It is a short work of nonfiction that does not express the writers opinion 2. It is a short work of nonfiction that uses examples to make its points 3. It is a short work ...

Reading
Explain the diferent between expositorty nonfiction and narrative nonfiction?

Literature
In John Hersey's "A Noiseless Flash," what are some fiction and nonfiction techniques that he uses? And how do these effect the reader? I know the character development is a fiction technique, and the uses of facts and statistics are nonfiction techniques, but i need one more ...

English
In John Hersey's "A Noiseless Flash," what are some fiction and nonfiction techniques that he uses? And how do these effect the reader? I know the character development is a fiction technique, and the uses of facts and statistics are nonfiction techniques, but i need one more ...

English 1 part 1
Essays, articles, and speeches are all works of nonfiction. Which of the following is an accurate statement about the authors of nonfiction?

Math-Ratios
In a college library, there are 4 times as many nonfiction books as fiction books. A.Find the ratio of the number of nonfiction books to the number of fiction books. B.How many times the number of nonfiction books is the number of fiction books? C.Suppose the fiction books is ...

english
Redarding the difference between fiction and nonfiction, which statement is most accurate A.writers of non fiction have no need to express passionate opinion B.nonfiction writers are more often free to move about in time and space C.nonfiction writers are free to emblish the ...

english
Essays, articles, and speeches are all works of nonfiction. Which of the following is an accurate statement about the authors of nonfiction? A. They are always real people. B. Their style is always full of figurative language. C. They usually focus on retelling historical ...

English
Essays, articles, and speeches are all works of nonfiction. Which of the following is an accurate statement about the authors of nonfiction? A. They are always real people. B. Their style is always full of figurative language. C. They usually focus on retelling historical ...

English
Essays, articles, and speeches are all works of nonfiction. Which of the following is an accurate statement about the authors of nonfiction? A. They are always real people. B. Their style is always full of figurative language. C. They usually focus on retelling historical ...

English
Essays, articles, and speeches are all works of nonfiction. Which of the following is an accurate statement about the authors of nonfiction? A. They are always real people. B. Their style is always full of figurative language. C. They usually focus on retelling historical ...

English
Essays, articles, and speeches are all works of nonfiction. Which of the following is an accurate statement about the authors of nonfiction? A. They are always real people. B. Their style is always full of figurative language. C. They usually focus on retelling historical ...

english
4 Surprising Findings About Kids' and Teens' Reading, Plus What You Can Do to Help Kids Read More Can I determine the Author’s Purpose and/or Type of Nonfiction from the title? i can dertemine the authors purpose which is third but idk about the type of nonfiction

Math
A bookshop has some faction and nonfiction books. 2/5 of. The books are fiction. Of these, 1/5 are mysteries. 1/3 of the. Nonfiction books are mysteries. What fraction of all the books are mysteries?

early childhood
Two features of nonfiction books for older readers that are often omitted in nonfiction for younger readers are the: A. index and the appendix. B. table of contents and the glossary. C. table of contents and the index. D. glossary and the index. d?

math
Mark has 312 books in his bookcases. He has 11 times as many fiction books as nonfiction books. How many fiction books does Mark have. My answer is Mark have 308 fiction books and 4 nonfiction books.

Math
There are 36 books on a bookcase.there are 9 nonfiction,12 fiction,and 15 science fiction. What is the probability of choosing a nonfiction book of choosing a fiction book of choosing a science fiction book?

Math
A library has fiction and nonfiction books. 2/5 of the library books are fiction. Of these 1/5 are mysteries. 1/3 of the nonfiction books are mysteries. What fraction of all the books are mysteries?

BOOKS.. english
Explain how John Hersey blended characteristics of fiction and nonfiction in Hiroshima. How does this combination of genres help Hersey convey his feelings about the atomic attack on Hiroshima? Write a short essay that explains your answer. Support your ideas with details from...

nonfiction
matthias is a example of

nonfiction
why did the egyptians embalm bodies

nonfiction
why was the reign of ramses 2 so successful?

nonfiction
what were the accomplishments of queen hatshepsut?

nonfiction
why was the nile so valuable for trade and transportation

nonfiction
what items were found inside pyramids ?

NONFICTION
1. When does the Narrative of Sojourner Truth take place

nonfiction
when does the narrative of sojourner truth take place

nonfiction
write a small paragh about caravan

nonfiction
When does the Narrative of Sojourner Truth take place

nonfiction
When does the Narrative of Sojourner Truth take place?

nonfiction
why did the egyptians have such great respect for the pharaohs ?

nonfiction
Tecumseh was a cheif of the A.pequot B.pawnee C.shawnee D.chocataw my answer is C

English
The Curse of the Mummy by Joyce Hannam ------------------ Is this book a novel or a nonfiction?

AP LANG
Any nonfiction book recommendations about language as a key to identity?

literature
Regarding the difference between fiction and nonfiction, which statement is most accurate?

english
when writing an essay about a nonfiction book what tense should i use

nonfiction
What does seattle say about integrating white and native american cultures?

Nonfiction
What does Seattle say about integrating white and Native American cultures?

early childhood education
A poem that does not ryme is called: a. free verse. b. narrative. c. a lyric. d. nonfiction.

English
Two types of biographies are: a. Formate and genre b. Poetry and prose. c. Fiction and nonfiction. d authentic and fictionalized

nonfiction
in "life without principle," thoreau writes, "i would have had him deal with his privatest experience, as the poet does." what does this statement mean?

Language Arts
what form of nonfiction is this most likely from? A)An address B)A biography C)A Memoir D)An expository essay I think its A I need this too be answered quick!

Statistics
3. A bookstore sells two types of books (fiction and nonfiction) in several formats (hardcover, paperback, digital, and audio). Consider an experiment that consists of observing the type and format of a single book purchase, two possible outcomes are a hardcover fiction book ...

English
DESCRIBE HOW NONFICTION TEXTS COMPARE TO FICTION TEXTS.

English
I need help finding three more Nonfiction signposts from the book called " bird by bird " by Anne Lamott.

confused creative writing
In creative nonfiction, a quote is differentiated from fictional dialogue in that it: takes the liberty of re-creating someone's spoken or written words is closer to the truth than fiction dialogue can be edited to change the piece's emotional impact copies someone's actually-...

LA
this passage is an example of which of the following types of literary nonfiction? autobiography biography reflection narration is the answer D the passage is titled "A very speical flower"

English
Can someone please read the intro to my essay and tell me if it makese sense? The topic of the essay is to see whether nonfiction novels can equal or surpass fiction novels. THE BATTLE OF BOOKS: FICTION VS. NONFICTION What makes a book good to read? Is it the fact that ...

nonfiction
Thoreau writes "When our lives cease to be inward and private ,conversation degenereates" to because A.seeking an advantage over others B.a fantasy about fiction C.mere gossip D.mindless and sterile my answer is C

english
Give two examples of each of the following elements of fiction and nonfiction from the texts you’ve read in Units 1, 2, and 3. Characters: Plot: Conflict: Setting: Point of View: Theme: Style: Tone: Perspective: Bias: Purpose:

english
1. Give two examples of each of the following elements of fiction and nonfiction from the texts you’ve read in Units 1, 2, and 3. Characters: Plot: Conflict: Setting: Point of View: Theme: Style: Tone: Perspective: Bias: Purpose:

english
Which of these is true of the novel form when it was first introduced? 1.Its status as an art form was questioned. 2.It appealed to the highly educated. 3.It was nonfiction rather than fiction. 4.It satirized the working class. i think its 2? am i right?

4th grade
I have to answer questions about Parts of a nonfiction book. example:second entry in index Where on line can I find a book that I can look in the entire book.

literature
You can often use literature in math, science and social studies to: A. entertain kids who finish their work. B. keep students quiet after a test. C. broaden the study of a topic. D. encourage kids to read nonfiction C ?

English-Social Studies
Can anyone recommend a good book about the Middle east? It can be either fiction or nonfiction. We have to read it and report on it for both English and Social Studies. Thanks.

Language Art (Please Check)
i think C. Which of these is true of both historical fiction and historical nonfiction? A.the setting is real B.the plot is imaginary C.The time period is true D.the characters are real

nonfiction
Thoreau writes that people should be "mining themselves for gold." By this he is stating, in another way, the ideal of Socrates, which was to A. know thyself. B. deny thyself to learn what is valuable. C. live and let live. D. put first things first

nonfiction
Thoreau writes that people should be "mining themselves for gold".By this he is stating in another way the ideal of Socrates which was to A.deny thyself to learn what is valiable B.live and let live C.put first things first D.know thyself my answer is B

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...

english
Give two examples of each of the following elements of fiction and nonfiction from the texts you’ve read in Units 1, 2, and 3. Characters: Plot: Conflict: Setting: Point of View: Theme: Style: Tone: Perspective: Bias: here r the texts 1. I stand here Ironing 2. Giant's house...

Literature
7. 'Havn't I Made a Difference!' is a nonfiction narrative because it a. makes a point about human behavior that fiction could not make b. contains interesting characters who are believable and likable c. uses vivid details and realistic dialogue d. conveys a series of true ...

nonfiction
Thoreau's night in jail for tax deliquency resulted specifically form A.the publication of his work cicvil disobedience B.having moved his place of his residence from concord to walden pond C.a decision to act on his belief that least government was best government D.his ...

math
A girl has 5 books that she wants to read. She wants to read the nonfiction book first and the mystery book last. In how many orders can she read the books?

math
The reading list for a literature class has 7 fiction and 9 nonfiction books. A student is to write a report on 5 books from the list during the semester. The reports must include at least 1 and at most 4 reports of fiction books. In how many ways can the selection of books be...

Finite Math
The reading list for a literature class has 6 fiction and 8 nonfiction books. A student is to write a report on 5 books from the list during the semester. The report must include at least 1 and at most 4 reports of fiction books. In how many ways can the selection of books be ...

Finite Math
The reading list for a literature class has 6 fiction and 8 nonfiction books. A student is to write a report on 5 books from the list during the semester. The report must include at least 1 and at most 4 reports of fiction books. In how many ways can the selection of books be ...

Early Childhood/Art and Creative Development
Which of the following art activities might best be presented to children in a small group setting? a. Mobiles and stabiles b. Journals c. Art appreciation d. Fiction and nonfiction books about authors I chose (a) because mobiles require a lot of tying string and balancing ...

English
Thank you Ms. Sue for pointing out that huge mistake i made. Other than that is the intro well written? I changed it up abit What makes a book good to read? Is it the fact that information is gotten out of it or just the mere enjoyment of being able to use our imagination to ...

English Research Project Information - Sadako
For my english research essay, I will need two print sources. I am doing the topic on Sadako (the girl from "A thousand Paper Cranes") The librarians at my school told me that they didn't have any books on her. Do you know of a reference/nonfiction book about Sadako, or an ...

Language Arts
Suppose this selection is an excerpt from a biography. Which of the following changes would make it fiction rather than nonfiction? A. Transforming it into a first-person account by Louise B. Transforming it into a dialogue between Louise and a snake C. Transfroming it into a ...

MATH
1) If A is 125% of B, then B is what percent of A? A) 60% B) 75% C) 80% D) 88% E) 90% 2) In an opinion poll of 50 men and 40 women, 70% of the men and 25% of the women said that they preferred fiction to nonfiction books. What percent of the number of people polled preferred ...

Language Help PLZZ
1. What is the purpose of book response activities? to practice all stages of the writing process to help you determine if you want to be an author to imagine yourself as a character in the book you read to illustrate or demonstrate what you have learned from your reading* 3. ...

math
An English teacher needs to pick 10 books to put on his reading list for the next school year, and he needs to plan the order in which they should be read. He has narrowed down his choices to 5 novels, 6 plays, 5 poetry books, and 6 nonfiction books. Step 1 of 2 : If he wants ...

literature
A problem that may occur in nonfiction text is: A. the inclusion of anthropomorphism. B. the exclusion of teleological explanations. C. the exclusion of anthropomorphism and teleological explanations. D. the inclusion of anthropomorphism and teleological explanations. a?

English
On the table lies a very hard old bookmark. 2.You should not fold any pages in a library book. 3. Lately, I have been reading more nonfiction books. 4. During the week Mom is entirely too busy to read. 5. She recommends especially enjoyable books to all her friends. adverb=...

Literacy 4
Please check my work. Thank you. 1. Government documents in a library are classified according to which of the following schemes? A. Superintendent of Documents B. Government Printing Office C. Dewe Decimal D. Library Of Congress Answer #1 is A 2. You're using the nonfiction ...

English III
Which definition below describes stream of consciousness? A. A succession of ideas and images constantly moving forward in time but in a random pattern, represents the mind at work**** B. Reflections on a personal event ordered logically C. A persuasive purpose including ...

Literature
I am currently writing a compare/contrast paper discussing Flannery O'Connor's literary works and Dennis Covington's novel Salvation on Sand Mountain. My question is... Would I use present perfect or past perfect when discussing Dennis Covington's novel Salvation on Sand ...

LA
How is Barrio Boy characteristic of nonfiction and "A Day's Wait" characteristic of fiction? Ernesto in Barrio Boy is a believable character, while the boy in "A Day's Wait" is not believable. Barrio Boy is narrated by the main character, while "A ...

english
School has increased in its difficulty over the years. In the past, kindergarten was carefree; all I had to do was finger paint, crafts, and daily nap-times, which gave me the rest I needed. During my elementary years, math went from adding and subtracting to multiplication ...

language arts
When Louise Meyer was five years old, her mother took her to a science museum. That day, young Louise encountered her first snakes, and she's been fascinated with the reptiles ever since. Meyer now breeds snakes for educational programs. She takes her slinky friends to schools...

Literature-Help me Ms. Sue
1. When does the Narrative of Sojourner Truth take place? A. right after the Emancipation Proclamation. . Before the Civil War. C. During the Civil War. D. After the Civil War 2. In emphasizing the importance of individual thinking and basing one's beliefs on one's own ...

English
Which of the following best explains the difference between informative and explanatory text? a. Informative provides readers a sense of why something happens, while explanatory tells the order in which something happened. b.Informative provides a reason to support an author...

8th grade; English
Which of the following best explains the difference between informative and explanatory text? a. Informative provides readers a sense of why something happens, while explanatory tells the order in which something happened. b.Informative provides a reason to support an author...

8th grade language arts
Which of the following best explains the difference between informative and explanatory text? a. Informative provides readers a sense of why something happens, while explanatory tells the order in which something happened. b.Informative provides a reason to support an author...

Statistics
1. Consider an experiment that consists of rolling a pair of dice. There are 36 possible outcomes for this experiment which are equally likely. What is the probability of getting a total of 3 or 5 for this experiment? (a) 1 /3 (b) 20/36 (c) 1/36 (d) 1/6 (e) 1/2 2. A car dealer...

English (Please help Ms. Sue)
Please check these. Thank you!!! 1. Which quote from "The Morning of June 28, 1948," best illustrates the idea that people in a group can behave dangerously? a. "All I know is that when I came to read the story over I felt strongly that I didn't want to fuss with it." b. "By ...

English
Okay, So I didn't post this one because I thought I had it right.. but now im unsure. My school appeared on the news last week because we had made an important change in our community. Our 8th grade class had planted a large garden in what was once only a vacant lot. It was a ...

3 other questions.
Sorry. Elizabeth wants to turn her diary entry into a fictional short story. Which BEST identifies a structural change that would allow readers to know more about the thoughts and feelings of Stevie and Elizabeth's parents? A)changing the point of view from first person to ...

7th grade Language Arts Ms. Sue please
Questions 1­–2 are based on "Loser." Questions 3–5 correspond to "Friends Forever." 1. What event caused the main character to change? (1 point) his date with Jenny his parents' deaths his strange talent finding the lost boy 2. How did Jenny react when her date found the ...

language
plzz check my answers:)! 1.  How do Ernesto in Barrio Boy and the boy in "A Day's Wait" show bravery? (1 point) A.Ernesto tells Miss Ryan that he is afraid of her because she is tall; the boy tells his father that he is afraid of dying...

english
It may be cold up North, but down in the Gulf they are fishing—scudding among the Florida Keys in a little white sailboat, landing for lunch on a strand as snowy as the northern streets, where the shimmering distances of white sand are paved with shell and pearl, and the ...

English
A food chain is part of a bigger system called a food web. That web links the living things in an ecosystem. The herbivores in that system depend on the plants. If the plants are removed, the herbivores cannot survive. Then the carnivores, the animals that eat other animals, ...

English
How does business writing differ from academic writing? What qualities make any form of written communication effective? Check out this site. http://lcb1.uoregon.edu/rseverso/199/differences.htm There are several types of writing: Personal and fictional (informal), business ...

English
What do you suppose McPhee means by “the influence of Ernest Hemingway evidently extended to the Pentagon”? This is the context this question is referring to: And inevitably we have come to Ernest Hemingway and the tip of the iceberg—or, how to fashion critical theory ...

Language Arts Help
Georgia O'Keeffe was one of the most famous painters of the twentieth century. At a time when a few women achieved great success as artists, she dazzled the world with her enormous canvases of brightly colored flowers and her rustic renderings of the Southwest desert. She was ...

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