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3. which of the following statements about early American and colonial literature is true? A) the literature primarily focuses on religious themes. B)the voices of women and minorities are absent from this period C) early American and colonial literature did

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  1. English III A

    3. which of the following statements about early American and colonial literature is true? A) the literature primarily focuses on religious themes. B)the voices of women and minorities are absent from this period C) early American and colonial literature
  2. ENGLISH

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  3. English

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  4. english

    Which of the following literary movements or subgenres does the literature belong to? Trickster tales and creation stories A. Early American and Colonial Literature* B. American Romanticism C. Transcendentalism D. Realism E. Regionalism
  5. Check please

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  6. english 11

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  7. history

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  8. English

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  9. English 11

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  10. English

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  11. English

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  12. English 10 A

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  13. SS

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  14. English

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  15. Cultural Diversity

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  16. english 11

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  17. Native American Literature

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  20. english

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  21. English

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  22. HOMEWORK

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  23. English 11

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  24. US History

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  36. Literacy

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  37. Literacy

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  40. history

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  42. SIMPLE RESEARCH

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  43. English

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  47. English

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  48. please check Am. History answers before I submit

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  49. social studies

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  50. American literature

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  51. Am. History- could fail class, please help quickly

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  53. Social Studies Grade 8

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  71. Can someone check these answers...

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  72. Women

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  76. English 10 A

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  82. us history until 1877

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  85. ap history

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