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"Everything comes if a man will only wait." -Benjamin Disraeli, Tancred "Destiny is not a matter of chance, it is a matter of choice; it is not a thing to be waited for, it is a thing to be achieved."

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  1. Writing

    "Everything comes if a man will only wait." -Benjamin Disraeli, Tancred "Destiny is not a matter of chance, it is a matter of choice; it is not a thing to be waited for, it is a thing to be achieved." William Jennings Bryan, Memoirs Assignment: Should we
  2. Writing SAT

    Post a New Question Current Questions Homework Help: Writing Posted by Anonymous on Tuesday, August 20, 2013 at 8:40pm. "Everything comes if a man will only wait." -Benjamin Disraeli, Tancred "Destiny is not a matter of chance, it is a matter of choice; it
  3. world history

    i need to figure out who a contemporary figure i could compare to Benjamin Disraeli. who does he alike?
  4. SAT Essay

    Assignment: Should we wait for good things to come, or is destiny not something we can wait for? Plan and write an essay in which you develop your point of view on this issue. Support your position with reasoning and examples taken from your reading,
  5. English Comp

    Which of the following is an example of a primary source? A. A biography of Benjamin Franklin B. A journal article that reviews various reports on Benjamin Franklin C. A website that tells stories about Benjamin Franklin D. Benjamin Franklin's diary My
  6. History

    Why did Benjamin Franklin change Thomas Jefferson’s original phrase, “We hold these truths to be sacred” to “We hold these truths to be self-evident” in the Declaration of Independence? (Select all that apply.) benjamin franklin was an atheist,
  7. math

    Alan, Benjamin and Charles shared a bag of toy blocks. Benjamin took 3/5 as many toy blocks as Charles. Alan took twice as many toy block as the total Benjamin and Charles took. After Alan had given 20 to Benjamin and 4 to Charles, Benjamin gave 5 to
  8. drama

    can you please answer the following questions from the play ''the sandbox'' by edward albee of what isthe beach a symbol in the play? symbollically, what does daddy mean when he says; i'm cold''? Mommy tells grandma to be quiet and wait. What is she to
  9. English

    1. My favorite book is The Autobiography of Benjamin Franklin. It was written by Benjamin Franklin. I like it because I can learn a lot of lessons in life. 2. My favorite book is The Autobiography of Benjamin Franklin. It was written by Benjamin Franklin.
  10. physics

    7. Place a small blue man on the rope and click GO, wait about 3 sec. and then click pause. Remove the blue man and add a small red man. Which direction is the object moving and what is happening to the velocity?
  11. 8th Grade US History

    How is manifest destiny important to our past and future? How is it important? I don't really get what manifest destiny is... all we did in class is read O'Sullivans document called Manifest Destiny
  12. algebra 8..helppp

    Educantion..Benjamin must have 120 credit hours of instruction to receive his college degree.Benjamin wants to graduate in 8 semesters without ettending summer sessions.How many credit hours must Benjamin take on average each semester to graduate in 8
  13. calculus

    A 160-lb man carries a 25-lb can of paint up a helical staircase that encircles a silo witha radius of 20 ft. If the silo is 90 ft high and the man makes exactly three complete revolutions, how much work is done by the man against gravity in climbing to
  14. eng

    what exactly does destiny mean and please don't tell me to google it because everytime i to, i keep getting confused. and also do u believe that destiny plays a role in our lives or no? and why?
  15. Social Studies

    The Belief that the United States was set apart to extend its boundaries to the pacific was called A) America's Destiny B) Redezvous C) Manifest Destiny***** D) Joint Occupation Is C correct?
  16. math

    why is this man a fraud? ihold it before your eyes! said the man exactly. this stuff right here in this test tube! you can see it! in seconds. mere seconds, it will dissolve any matter that touches it!
  17. english

    The older you grow the more of it you’ll see. The one place where a man ought to get a square deal is in a courtroom, be he any color of the rainbow, but people have a way of carrying their resentments right into a jury box. As you grow older, you’ll
  18. science help PLS

    Which of the following statements about matter is false? The amount of matter increases slightly as water changes state. The amount of matter in an object remains the same during changes in state. Matter is neither created nor destroyed. Liquids, gases,
  19. Finance

    You recently paid $31.50 for a share of Breaking Benjamin stock. Your required rate of return is 13% and you expect the company to increase dividends at a constant rate or 2.5% for the forseeable future. What was the most recent dividend of Breaking
  20. science

    Which of the following statements best describes how matter moves through the biosphere? A. Matter moves in one-way flow. B. Matter moves from animals to plants. C. Matter recycles and moves in a continuous cycle. D. Matter is destroyed after it moves to
  21. language arts

    4.9.2 - Quiz: Repetition Quiz Language Arts 7 B / 4. Heroes of the People / 4.9. Repetition In "A Wolf and Little Daughter," which element is repeated so that tension builds in the story? D. little daughter picks flowers Which situation happens more than
  22. MATH

    Big Al’s Steak House and Trail’s End both claim to have the shortest wait times in town. To check out the claims, Ramon, a restaurant reviewer, records the time it takes to be seated without reservations. The results of wait times for 8 visits to each
  23. Stats

    The manager of Lone Star Restaurant believes that the average wait time of the Saturday evening meal is 30 minutes. To test this belief, the manager selects 50 customers at random and computes the average wait time to be 34 minutes. Assume a population
  24. AP Lang

    Hi,does this excerpt contain synechdoche? I think it does ( words such as muscles and armed men suggest that) " He was then, consciously or not, not fully a man...and this greater group environment was not a matter of mere ideas and thought;it was embodied
  25. mathematics,

    It takes Benjamin 28 minutes to mow 2 lawns. Assuming the lawns are the same size and Benjamin works at the same speed, about how long will it take him to mow 5 lawns?
  26. history

    Which three Founding Fathers were also members of the Declaration of Independence Committee? (4 points) John Hancock, John Adams, and Benjamin Franklin Thomas Jefferson, John Hancock, and Samuel Adams Thomas Jefferson, Benjamin Franklin, and John Adams
  27. English

    Which statement is a compound sentence? Deanna will not receive the perfect attendance reward yet. Send the flowers to her at home or at work. I really want to go to the party, yet I don’t want to ride with Benjamin. We must arrive on time for this
  28. algebra

    A man (we'll refer to him as man 1) starts from his home at 8 A.M. and drives a steady rate of 50 MPH. An hour later a second man ( man 2) starts to follow him. Draw a graph to represent these facts. From the graph find when man 2 overtakes man 1. Okay, I
  29. history

    What do Disraeli and William Gladstone have in common? What do they not have in common?
  30. math

    Destiny placed her hair ribbons in 3 groups of 5 on her dresser. How many hair ribbons in all does Destiny have? Draw a diagram to solve.
  31. math

    After Khalil gave Benjamin 3/5 of the rocks in his collection, Benjamin had 70 rocks. If Benjamin had 25 rocks in the beginning, how many rocks did Khalil have in the beginning?
  32. Math

    After Khalil gave Benjamin 3/5 of the rocks in his collection, Benjamin had 70 rocks. If Benjamin had 25 rocks in the beginning, how many rocks did Khalil have in the beginning?
  33. English 2 Animal Farm

    Benjamin, the four and unflinching Donkey, frequently assumes a sort of middle ground degrading events on Animal Farm. He repeatedly states that Donkeys live a long tome and that regardless of political outcomes, life would go on as it always had badly.
  34. math

    Benjamin is selecting an embellishment for a child’s dresser. He randomly picks one embellishment from a collection of wooden, ceramic, and metal embellishments as shown in the table. What is the probability that Benjamin picks a ceramic embellishment?
  35. English

    What literary devices does these three sentences pertain to? 1. I am guiltless in the matter, so I wash my hands if it. 2. I had to wait an eternity for the file to download. 3. Her emotional problems placed a wall between her and her family. ( an attitude
  36. English

    In Call of the Wild, when John Thornton threatens against Hal against beating Buck any further, the conflict can best be described as a. man vs. man*** b. man vs. himself c. man vs. nature d. man vs. society
  37. French-Urgent

    With a partner, play the roles of an American student who is shopping at a ski resort in the french Alps and the salesclerk at the resort's boutique. The customer's brother wants a nice French ski jacket and has given the customer enough money to buy it.
  38. Science, Astrenomey

    This is my theory, read well if you wish to know the truth: according to the big bang, there is a equal amount of anti-matter to the matter, BUT nearly all that matter is missing! In this theory there was NO anti-matter when the earth was made. anti-matter
  39. english help please!!

    When Marilyn Cross is trapped, what kind of conflict does the pilot create for her? Man vs. Man Man vs. Society Man vs. Self Man vs. Nature
  40. english help please!!

    A character has a personal fear or an emotional struggle. What kind of conflict is this? Man vs. Man Man vs. Nature Man vs. Self Man vs. Society is it c
  41. 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 Day's
  42. Physics

    Ray of laser start from the air and collide with the middle side of some matter > How many total internal reflections done in this matter ?? n ( matter)= 1.48 n (air)= 1.00 The length of matter = 42.0 cm The width of matter = 3.1 mm Ray of laser collide by
  43. literature

    what is the name of the man in the short story who stayed young and handsome while his painting grew old and ugly? Thank you for using the Jiskha Homework Help Forum. It is not necessary to post the same question twice, unless you wait hours without an
  44. world history

    Who exemplified the Enlightenment? A: George Whitefield B: George Washington C: Benjamin Franklin D: Jonathan Edwards I think the answer is d because George Washington was already died and so was Benjamin Franklin.
  45. world history

    Who exemplified the Enlightenment? A: George Whitefield B: George Washington C: Benjamin Franklin D: Jonathan Edwards I think the answer is d because George Washington was already died and so was Benjamin Franklin.
  46. Statistics

    A hospital claims that the mean waiting time at its emergency room is 25 minutes. A random sample of 16 patients produced a mean wait time of 27.5 minutes with a standard deviation of 4.8 minutes. Use the 1% level of significance to test is the wait time
  47. Grammar

    If you want to wait, Ms Hobson will meet with you in a few minutes. What is the infinitive "to wait" in this sentence? Is it a noun, adjective or an adverb?
  48. English

    Could you please check these sentences? Thank you very much. 1)Lady Macbeth doesn't display stereotyped female behaviour and poses. 2) Actually, she is not the complement to her husband but rather the driving force of the play. 3) She is even more
  49. science- I need help!

    1. How do you know when something is gas? 2. What is gas made of? [I think it's molecules and atoms?] 3. How do you know when something is matter? [I believe that when something has a mass and volume..its matter. Is that correct? 4. Is gas matter? [This
  50. science

    1. How do you know when something is gas? 2. What is gas made of? [I think it's molecules and atoms?] 3. How do you know when something is matter? [I believe that when something has a mass and volume..its matter. Is that correct? 4. Is gas matter? [This
  51. Intergated chemistry/physics

    A 200 man is running 3 miles per hour and collides with a 125 pound man. If the larger man transfers all of his momentum to the smaller man, will the smaller man travel slower, faster or at the same speed as the larger man?
  52. math

    destiny has 6 library books on her desk. one third of them are about animals. how many of destiny's library books are about animal?
  53. Math

    destiny has 6 library books on her desk. one third of them are about animals. how many of destiny's library books are about animal?
  54. science

    What is matter? And four examples of objects/substances that would be classified as ''matter'' Please help me with this question and anyhting else you know about ''matter''
  55. Math

    Destiny has 6 library books on her desk. 1/3 of them are about animals. How many of Destiny library books are about animals? Draw a diagram to show your work.
  56. Philosophy

    Q: Explain Sartre's idea of freedom and compare that to Walter Benjamin's notion of "aura" and 'authenticity". A: Sartre believes that we are condemned to be free. He syas that we were thrown into this world but now we are responsible for everything that
  57. Statistics

    The Jefferson valley bank claims that the variation of their wait time is less when using a single line that feeds three tellers as opposed to having threes peerage lines. Test the claim that the standard deviation for wait time is less than 1.9 minutes
  58. Math

    I snap my fingers once. I wait one second and snap them again. I wait two seconds and snap them a third time. I wait four seconds and snap them again. I wait 8 seconds and snap them again. If this pattern continues, how many times will I snap my fingers in
  59. Grammar

    Which word(s) does the clause in CAPS modify? 1.Will you wait UNTIL MR.HAMILTON RETURNS? A.you B.Will wait C.wait D.here B? 2.Our music teacher, Mrs.Goode, offered a solution that SURPRISED US ALL. A.teacher B.Mrs.Goode C.solution D.offered C Are these
  60. physics- Space

    How does the amount of dark matter in the Universe compare to the amount of ordinary matter? In what way is dark matter similar to ordinary matter? In what way are they different? I got the first one which dark matter is 23% of the universe. But for the
  61. English

    Love-Charm Song (Ojibway) I can make That man bashful I wonder What can be the matter That he is so bashful. Song of a Maiden Disappointed in Love (Blackfoot) My lover looked like an eagle from a distance, But alas! When he came nearer I saw that he was
  62. stats

    suppose that the wait time at the bank is uniformly distributed in the interval 4-min-8min find the probability that a randomly selected customer has to wait longer than 6.5 minutes
  63. Math

    Benjamin found a bag of money. He decided to give 1/2 of the money to his best friend, 1/4 of the money to his sister, 1/8 of the money to his mother, and 1/16 of the money to his dad. The amount of money that was left was $1.25. How much money was in the
  64. proportion

    It takes Benjamin 28 minutes to mow 2 lawns. Assuming the lawns are the same size and Benjamin works at the same speed, about how long will it take him to mow 5 lawns? A 14 min B 60 min C 70 min D 84 min
  65. English

    How do I diagram this Sentence?? Then said she, Sit still, my daughter, until thou know how the matter will fall: for the man will not be in rest, until he have finished the thing this day
  66. English (checking)

    Which of the following best describes Benjamin Franklin? idle enterprising
  67. English

    It's about identifying types of sentences I struggle in English so I was gonna ask if these answers are right: 1. "To build a fire" is set in the Yukon where a man is journeying alone. - complex 2. The Yukon lay under three feet of ice. -simple 3. He could
  68. english

    How do you find a simple subject in a sentence? The word that describes what we are talking about is the subject. "The man read to his son" is a sentence. We are talking about the man. Man is the subject. I hope this helps. One of the English gurus can
  69. TX History

    How did the Fall of the Alamo change the outcome of the Texas Revolution in two ways? How was the belief of Manifest Destiny a cause of the Mexican-American War ? (I already know what Manifest Destiny is but why was it a cause of the war) What was one main
  70. English

    In Achebe's "Chike's School Days" what was the diviner called? A. "The man with the tortoise shell" B. "The man with four eyes" C. "The man who talked to water" D. "The man who knows all"
  71. Grammar Help

    Choose the sentence that contains no error in capitalization or punctuation. "Now, wait just one moment!" Mr. Symond insisted. "Now, Wait just one moment!" Mr. Symond insisted. "Now, wait just one moment"! Mr. Symond insisted. "Now, wait just one moment"
  72. Algebra

    Snap to It... I snap my fingers now, in one second, I smap them again. I wait two seconds and snap them a third time. I wait 4 seconds before snapping them again. Then I wait eight, then sixteen, and the pattern continues. The interval between each snap
  73. Algebra

    Snap to It... I snap my fingers now, in one second, I smap them again. I wait two seconds and snap them a third time. I wait 4 seconds before snapping them again. Then I wait eight, then sixteen, and the pattern continues. The interval between each snap
  74. Poetry - English

    can someone list all the poetic devices in this poem pls. When the world is at rest, It’s time to sit back and reflect, On the follies of man, His destructive and catastrophic acts While the world is struggling to contain the virus, Nature takes over
  75. 11th grade Biology

    Match the following.. 12. Moves in cycles from nonliving things to living things back to nonliving, etc. 13. Can be passed from one organism to another in a food chain. 14. Is constantly being lost from the biosphere. 15. Can be created by living
  76. Math

    I snap my fingers now. in one second, i snap them again. I wait two seconds and snap them a third time. I wait four seconds before snapping them again. then i wait eight seconds, then sixteen, and the pattern continues on. the interval between snaps
  77. Stats

    The time you wait in a bank until you are served by a teller is exponentially distributed with mean 10 minutes. Calculate the probability that you will have to wait between 5 and 15 minutes.
  78. english

    In Scene 5, Frederick gets into a fight that lasts nearly 2 hours with Mr. Covey, his new "master." What kind of conflict is this? Question 2 options: Man versus nature Man versus self Man versus man Man versus society
  79. Maths

    The probability that I have to wait at the traffic lights on my way to school is 0.45. Find the probability that on 3 consecutive mornings I have to wait: A) Once B) Twice
  80. English

    1. We are discussing the matter later. 2. We will discuss the matter later. 3. We are gling to discuss the matter later. 4. We discuss the matter later. ============================== Are they all the same in meaning? Any differences?
  81. maths

    Benjamin and Bob are marathon runners on a run from landmarks P to Q. Benjamin runs half the way and walks the other half. Bob runs half the time, and walks the other half. The two run at the same speed and walk at the same speed. Who finishes first? (b)
  82. Astronomy

    Basically the ``Bohr radius'' for the dark matter is rB=ℏ^2 / GN M m^2 where m is the dark matter mass, M is the total amount of dark matter mass contained inside the ``gravitational atom'', and ℏ and GN are constants as usual. Taking the dark matter
  83. Biology

    What is the relationship between matter and energy in an ecosystem? There is no relationship between energy and matter in an ecosystem. Matter and energy are cycled through the ecosystem. *** Matter and energy show the feeding relationships in an
  84. U.S. History 1865

    Did I answer this question right? What factors led to the Western expansion movement at this time? What other factors contributed to the movement? How has the notion of Manifest Destiny shaped the world today? Here is my answer: Fredrick Turner said that
  85. Math

    Here men were invited to lunch one day. The host places them in a line on three chairs. The men are positioned in such as way that Man #3 can see both Man #1 and Man #2 , Man #2 can see only Man # 1 , and Man #1 can see none of the other men. The host then
  86. English: tragedy

    Paraphrase this line by line: I don't understand this.. In tragedy, man is a paradox in a paradoxical existence. Fallible and vulnerable in his mortal finity, he is yet capable of transcendent greatness. Freely exercising his will (a passive hero is
  87. Global Studies (check please)

    The belief, shared by many Americans, that the United States had a right to own all the land from the Atlantic to the Pacific was called a. America's Right ***** b. Manifest Destiny c. The Inheritance d. Free Will Which of the following was neither part of
  88. spanish

    -?como se dice "i can't wait for the future" en espanol" - how do you say "i can't wait for the future" in spanish"?
  89. British literature

    from the dramatic monologue the reader learns that the duke is a: A.loving man B.talented artist C.generous man D.self-obsessed cruel man I put b. Talented man
  90. English

    1. You must be honest. 2. You have to be honest. (Situation: The person is not honest, so the boss is scolding the man.) 3. You must be honest. 4. You have to be honest. 5. I am sure that you are honest. (The man was honest, and the boss knows it, so he
  91. math

    Tia generated a list of random numbers to simulate an experiment based on the waiting times at a supermarker checkout line.The number 1 represents waiting in line less than 5 minutes and the number 2 represents waiting in line 5 minutes or more.
  92. Physics

    One practical application of matter waves is A. Lasers B. X-Rays C. Electron Microscope D. None of the above My guess is A, but I'm not sure. "Matter waves" refers to the wave qualities of matter (as opposed to the particle qualities). Thanks.
  93. English-Ms. Sue

    So for my second paragraph how would I start it off? -Describe not just how a man looks like, but what he values, and how he behaves. This time am I not describing a man from my point of view? Am I describing a man like, a man can be abusive, or nice, etc.
  94. algebra

    At a local restaurant, the amount of time that customers have to wait for their food is normally distributed with a mean of 24 minutes and a standard deviation of 3 minutes. What is the probability that a randomly selected customer will have to wait less
  95. English

    Using the correct indefinite pronouns These are what I think the answers are in parenthesis. Never judge anyone entirely by (his or her) looks. Each one has a right to (his or her) own opinion in this matter. Some man has left (his) raincoat. Has each
  96. English

    What advice do you think the poet would give to the grieving Margaret in “Spring and Fall”? To a young child Margaret, are you grieving Over Goldengrove unleaving? Leaves, like the things of man, you With your fresh thoughts care for, can you? Ah! as
  97. History

    This is my last question for tonight I promise. History and me don't go together because they use words that I don't understand. What does this mean in simpler terms and i don't understand what it means by Free Soil Jacksonians and settle the American West
  98. two dimensional kinematics

    A freight train is moving at a constant speed of Vt. A man standing on a flatcar throws a ball into the air and catches it as it falls. Relative to the flatcar, the initial vellocity of the ball is Vib straight up. a. What are the magnitude and direction
  99. English

    1. I am sure that she is intelligent to deal with the matter. 2. I am sure that she is intelligent because she deals with the matter. 3. I am sure that she is intelligent because she dealt with the matter. ------------------------------------------- Does
  100. math

    Benjamin and Bob are marathon runners on a run from landmarks P to Q. Benjamin runs half the way and walks the other half. Bob runs half the time, and walks the other half. The two run at the same speed and walk at the same speed. Who finishes first?

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