1. ELA Please check answers!

    Please check my answer(s) for me. I don't think I understand what adverbs, adjectives, or nouns are in infinitve phrases. Directions: Write the infinitive or infinitive phrase from each sentence. Then write noun, adjective, or adverv to identify its
  2. English

    1. Giraffes are much taller than lions and elephants. (Does this sentence mean that giraffes are much taller than the height of lions plus the height of elephants?) 2. Giraffes are much taller than lions or elephants. (I think 'or' is much better. What is
  3. English

    1. First, cut up all the vegetables and chicken. 2. First, cut all the vegetables and chicken. ------------------- Why is 'up' used in Sentence 1? Can't we omit 'up' as in Sentence 2?
  4. English

    1. His hardest decision was not to go abroad. 2. His hardest decision wasn't to go abroad. 3. His hardest decision was / not to go abroad. 4. His hardest decision was to not go abroad. ================= #1 is a little difficult to comprehend. Sentence 1
  5. English

    1. He told the students a funny story. 2. A funny story was told the students by him. 3. A funny story was told to the students by him. 4. The students were told a funny story by him. (#1 is an active voice sentence. When we change the active voice
  6. Language

    What are the nouns in this sentence? She liked thick crusts better than the thin and crispy type, but she wasn't really fussy. Are they: liked, crusts, thin, crispy, type, Or are they just: liked, and crusts. Is type a noun too in that sentence?
  7. statistics

    given that u=100 X=91, s=27, and N=30 (a)calculate t. (b)write a sentence interpreting the value of t as a two- tailed test. (c)write a sentence interpreting the value of t as a one-tailed test.
  8. help please!:

    All of the following statements about conclusion paragraphs are true EXPECT: A. A restate thesis sentence is found in the conclusion paragrah/ B. Conclusion paragraphs are the most difficult paragraphs to write C. A conclusion sentence is found in the
  9. english

    I have a test review and i need to know if i got these right. test is tommorrow so thanks for any help i can get. ........................ 1. Which of the following is a run-on sentence? A. The house was owned by the mayor. B. Mike joined the army, and he
  10. English

    What is a verb form ending with -ing called? 1. gerund infinitive possessive passive Question 2 A verb form that begins with to is called what? gerund infinitive possessive passive Question 3 Which sentence is in the correct form? She began to sing the
  11. English

    Question 6 Which sentence contains a shift in person? He couldn't refuse when offered another helping of dessert; sometimes you just can't resist! The lake contained garbage that flows through the storm drains. If a student does not understand the
  12. Business English

    Which of the following statements is essential about how the standard pattern for informative and posiive messgaes should be applied? Use all five of the elements of the basic organizational pattern present each element in a separate paragraph of its own
  13. 5th grade math

    f I have 3 geese in the first pattern, 5 in the 2nd pattern, & 7 in the 5th pattern, how many geese will be in the 10th and 100th patterns?
  14. English

    I am doing a university application form where I am asked questions it asks: *Why are you interested in this program? (100 words or less) I applied for Biological Sciences-Major Human Biology. My question is, would it be ok if I talked about the major
  15. Writing...Grammar

    Hello, Does the following sentence contain a prepositional phrase? With the proper help, they'll complete the project early. Thank You Yes, there's one prepositional phrase there. Here's a link to a webpage that lists the most common prepositions:
  16. English THE GREAT GATSBY

    1. Fitzgerald creates purpose in Chapter 1. What was his purpose and how does he go about doing it? 7. Write a Gatsby-esque sentence. Make it colorful. My sentence is below... does it make sense? Life to some in New York may seem very Gatsbyesque, what
  17. English

    complete the sentence. My answers are with capital letter IF YOU WERE TO GO BACK 4500 years in Britain, YOU MIGHT WITNESS the rise of Stonehenge. WE’RE NOT FOR hundreds of people helping, COULD NOT HAVE BEEN built. IF IT HADN’T BEEN for the highly
  18. 4th grade

    Estimate the answers: a) 3 10/11 + 2 1/101 = Choose 4,5,6,or 7 b) 5 2/47 - 2 1/35 = Choose 2,3,4, or 5 c) 6 17/19 x 7 3/290 = Choose 42,49,63 or 213 I need to choose the best answer to this problems. Please help me with this. Thanks
  19. English

    1. Color the diagrams such as the triangle and square red.(Is this one correct grammatically?) 2. What is the suitable English term for the shelf where items are placed at a mart? (This is a question.) 3. Do you know how to memorize the colors of the
  20. history

    How did the Treaty of Versailles change Europe and effect Germany in particular? This treaty affected Germany specifically transformed Europe and. First, Germany has been at fault for World War I, Germany was forced to sign the treaty, Germans had to pay a
  21. english

    01.Which area of Phonetics deals with manner and place of articulation of sounds? None Acoustic Morphology Articulatory Auditory 02.Select the statement that is incorrect. None Phonology deals with the individual sounds of the language, word and sentence
  22. Language Arts

    Excerpt from: Norse Mythology Part D Kate McConnaughey Then Loki, the spirit of evil, will break loose from the fetters with which the gods have bound him. (31) The frost giants join him. They will try to make a secret attack on the gods. But Heimdall, the
  23. books(short essay)

    Describe the sentence structure Stephen Lautens uses in "A Thankless Experience". Support your view with examples from the essay. This is the story: A Thankless experience by Stephen Lautens this story is on the internet I was about to post the url but
  24. English

    Urgent! Can someone please look these over? The sentences are very vague (welcome to online schooling, I guess). Some of them are questionable. Please help! Need to write whether the sentence is a "POINT" or "TOPIC" sentence. Point Sentence-Announces the
  25. English

    Homework Help: English Posted by rfvv on Tuesday, October 27, 2015 at 9:18am. 1. Tomorrow, we're going to go to hike. 2. Tomorrow, we're going to go hiking. =================== Which one is grammatical? Are both grammatical? Then, what is the differencein
  26. English

    Choose the sentence with the grammatical error below. Answer A In his autobiography, Benjamin O. Davis, Jr., who in 1970 retired from the Air Force as a three-star general, describes his efforts to gain professional recognition for himself and for other
  27. statistics

    A random sample of size 49 is taken from a large population, measuring the time it takes to complete a driver’s license examination. The sample mean was found to be 47 minutes, and the sample standard deviation 5.89 minutes. Construct a 95% confidence
  28. English

    Writeacher, what time is in your country now? I really need you to check my last sentence. I hope you are not too busy with your grandchildren. Thank you very much for your invaluable help. 1) In particular, we may be interested in two different types of
  29. Verbals: Infinitives

    Identify the function of the infinitive in the sentence. Choose from the following: subject, direct object, object of the preposition, predicate noun, adjective, adverb 1. The person to ask is your mother. Function of the infinitive: 2. It is too expensive
  30. English

    Instructions: Choose the correct word to complete the sentence. My answers are with capital letter My friend Roger …will or USE TO …always ask me about his computer. I .. USED TO or use to …try to help him out. He use to or WOULD … go on and on and
  31. speech

    Choose one of the following topic sentences. Write an eight-sentence paragraph that fully develops the topic. A. The number of automobile accidents in my town can be reduced. B. People are moving from the cities to the suburbs in increasing numbers C.
  32. Language Arts

    Having trouble with this one. I'm supposed to rewrite the sentence and put the modifier where it belongs. The sentence is: I only go to the beach on weekends, never on weekdays. Would you rewrite it like: I go to the beach only on weekends, never on
  33. English

    These are the very last sentences. I'm unsure whether to use she or her (in sentence 6). Do you say "found out" or found/discovered in sentence 2? Is it possible to turn this sentence into the passive? "She has been doing the washing for two hours". The
  34. math

    A newly-opened restaurant has 5 menu items. If the first 4 customers each choose one menu item uniformly at random, the probability that the 4th customer orders a previously unordered item is a/b, where a and b are relatively prime positive integers. What
  35. language arts

    which of the sentences below is punctuated correctly? A.I opened the door and my cat ran outside. B.I opened the door, and my cat ran outside. C.I opened the door, my cat ran outside. I think its B
  36. Lang. Arts

    Which of the sentences below is punctuated correctly? A. I opened the door and my cat ran outside. B. I opened the door, and my cat ran outside. C.I opened the door, my cat ran outside I think it is A?
  37. math

    The following pattern continues indefinitely: REPEATREPEATREPEAT 1) What is the 38th letter in the pattern? Explain answer. 2) What is the 40th letter in the pattern? Explain answer. 3) What is the 604th letter in the pattern? Explain answer.
  38. math

    The following pattern continues indefinitely. REPEATREPEATREPEAT… 1) What is the 38th letter in the pattern? Explain your answer. 2) What is the 40th letter in the pattern? Explain your answer. 3) What is the 604th letter in the pattern? Explain your
  39. English

    Please check my answers! I'm like 92.7% sure there correct but I want to be sure. My answer has the ~~~. Which of the following is the indirect object in the sentence? Lizzie gave Charles a hige birthday gift. A.Lizzie B. Charles~~~ C. Huge D. Gift Which
  40. science 3 grade

    i need this question to be answered please this is question- how does wind affect the ocean's heat. and my son write the answer- the wind will cool down the ocean heat. and i need one more answer this question one more sentence he make two sentence of this
  41. English

    Posted by rfvv on Wednesday, September 3, 2014 at 7:22am. Posted by rfvv on Friday, August 29, 2014 at 11:22pm. 1.Thank you for visiting our nursing home. It was great fun last weekend. ------------------------ In Sentence 1, what does 'It" refer to? 2.
  42. science

    Imagine that you have discovered a constellation that appears above the Northern Hemisphere.You have the honor to name it.Describe the star pattern,as well as the color and brightness of the stars.Choose a descriptive name,and explain your choice.
  43. English

    Can you please check my answers? Any questions involing italicized words just skip. 1. Choose the sentence in which the verb has a direct object. A. They won the game. B. She is insecure. C. I walked away. D. George was furious. 2. Which one of the
  44. language arts(CHECK ANSWERS)

    1.select the dependen clause that best completes the sentence below. jeff and his parents went to a nice Italian restaurant________. A.located down town near the river. B.even though his mother prefers Chinese food.(I PICK THIS) C.after his piano recital
  45. grammar

    In the sentence "He is afraid of the night", what part of speech is night?? He = subj is = verb afraid = pred adjective of = preposition the = article night = ___________ (What completes a prepositional phrase?)
  46. History

    I have a question. Are teacher wanted us to write our entire paper first before we found the research. Now we have to go back and plug in the research back into are paper that we found. After we plug it in we have to put a sentence or two after it about
  47. English

    1. Which sentence describes setting? As much as it saddened her, the first thing Nan had to do was leave her beloved family home. Marcy wanted to go to the dance, but Rob’s treatment of her that day gave her second thoughts. Steve was fairly short, with
  48. english/nouns

    In this sentence is action a noun? If it isn't is there any others except soldiers? Later she helped find soldiers who wher missing in action. Yes, "action" is a noun. "were missing" is a verb. The clause "who were missing in action" is an adjective
  49. Science-Bohr Model 2

    is there a pattern betweent he # of electrons in the outers shell of an element and its position along the row in the Perioidic table. whats the pattern? I know that there is a pattern, but I'm unable to explain. I looked at the first group of elements
  50. ENGLISH/JOURNALISM

    Read the following information and ask yourself what is the most important or interesting fact. Write a focus sentence identifying that newsworthy angle: a. The New England Journal of Medicine released a study today. The study says people who abruptly quit
  51. English

    How can I make this sentence present tense? Or is it already present tense? The problem I'm having is with the word "banished" which is past tense. And my teacher wants us to write in the present tense. I have the main verb present so does that make the
  52. statistics definition

    i have to find definitions and describe 208 words in my statistics class and for one of them it says: describe the deviation from a pattern of a graph. i don't actually get what it's asking me. i don't think it's pattern becuase i already have the
  53. Grammar

    Having trouble how to start of my three sentence about credit with pronouns, adjectives,and adverbs. Adjectives and adverbs confuse me or I'm very confused to them. Sentences using pronouns, adjectives, and adverbs writing your credit problems. First
  54. help please

    Choose the most effective thesis sentence from the following: A.I learned a valuable lesson. B.Life is full of valuable lessons. C.The saying'Honesty is the best policy' is a valuable life lesson. D.Valuable lesson are important in life. i got D what do
  55. English

    Choose the sentence that is written in active voice. A. The math problems were given to the students. B. The students were taking a math test. C. The math test was given by the instructor. D. The math test grades were given to the students. B
  56. Sat prep English

    Choose the word which best completes the sentence Neither the cat nor the dog (play, plays) together. And Neither the cat nor the dogs (play, plays) together. And Neither the cats nor the dogs (play, plays) together.
  57. writing process

    Choose one of the following topics. Write an 8-paragraph sentence paragraph that fully develops the topic. a. following instructions is very important. b. Advances in technology are making people less social. c. A high school diploma is important to my
  58. 9th Grade Journalism

    Hi, this is my assignment. I did make it 30 words long but, I think it's terrible. It's very hard for me to do. Could someone please give me some suggestions as to what to change or improve please? You must draft a lead sentence for your news story about
  59. last math ques!

    this is the last one 45 people cashed checks at bank A on Monday. Of these 80% of these already had accounts at bank A. one-third of the people who did not already have an account opened, opened an account Monday. how many people opened an account monday?
  60. English please help thanks

    1.Identify the complete sentence. A.Chocolate milk, chocolate fudge, ice cream, and candy. b.The average American nearly twelve pounds of chocolate each year. C.The scientific name for chocolate is Theobrina cacao. D.Loosely translated to "the food of the
  61. language arts

    Which change should be made to the following sentence to avoid using a double negative? Until I went to New York, I had never been nowhere with such tall buildings. a)Leave the sentence as is. b)Until I went to New York,I never been anywhere with such tall
  62. Spanish

    Choose the grammatically correct sentence. A. He aquí una blanca cosa. B. He aquí las cosas blancas.<<> my answer C. He aquí unas cosas blanca. D. He aquí la cosas blancas. Can you explain to me the difference between the choices.
  63. English

    1. It has taken many centuries of wars and fightings for mankind to learn this. 2. It took many centuries of wars and fightings for mankind to learn this. ----------------------------- Why do we have to use 'has taken' as in Sentence 1? What about Sentence
  64. ELA

    Find the direct object in the sentence. Fisherman collect many worms at night. Which identifies the direct object in the sentence? a.night b.worms c.many d.fisherman I think it is b.
  65. English

    1. Why don't we go to a movie? (In this sentence, does 'movie' mean 'movie theater' or 'motion picture'? 2. Why don't we go to the movies? (In this sentence, does 'movies' mean 'movie theaters' or 'motion pictures'?)
  66. English

    * After you take a look at the table, write down from the people of age group who watch TV most to people of age group who watch TV least in order. Is the sentence above grammatical? Can I write a better sentence for that?
  67. English

    Which sentence from Frankenstein most directly references the title character? A:Cerval spent the evening with us. B:This professor was very unlike his colleagues. C:His limbs were in proportion, and I had selected his features as beautiful.*** D:Before
  68. English

    * 1. You can feel safe now. 2. You are able to feel safe now. 3. You are allowed to feel safe now. (I allow you to feel safe now. You may feel safe now.) 4. You have the possibility of feeling safe now. ======================================== What is the
  69. Enghish Identify pronoun errors

    Identify the type of pronoun error in the sentence. 1 Neither of we boys was going to the ball game. A)reference B)case C)agreement 2)The papers are on the desk that I corrected. A)reference B)case C)agreement 3)The traffic pattern on the new road is
  70. Enghish Identify pronoun errors

    Identify the type of pronoun error in the sentence. 1 Neither of we boys was going to the ball game. A)reference B)case C)agreement 2)The papers are on the desk that I corrected. A)reference B)case C)agreement 3)The traffic pattern on the new road is
  71. writing

    Can someone please help? Does this seem to be correct? o Identify which paragraph was more effective and analyze why this is so. o Include a discussion of sentence variety and the rhythm of the author’s writing. o Focus on the writing rather than the
  72. Spanish

    Choose the sentence which correctly says "He doesn't like to eat." A. Gusta no comer. B. El no gusta comer. C. Comer no gusta. D. No le gusta comer.<<?
  73. language arts check answers

    I know I got 2 of these right so can you tell me which 2 are right ?? labeled 1.select the dependen clause that best completes the sentence below. jeff and his parents went to a nice Italian restaurant________. A.located down town near the river. B.even
  74. Language Arts

    The man quickly but carefully opened the oyster’s hard shell. A. quickly B. but C. carefully D. opened I think the answer is B but i am not sure. Can you check this and explain what a conjunction exactly is. Thanks!
  75. English

    Which of the following is a simple sentence? A. Many are called, but few are chosen B. A penny saved is a penny earned C. Fools rush in where angels fear to tread D. If at first you don’t succeed, try, try again 2. Which of the following is a compound
  76. Grammar

    run-on sentence is: A) Always very, very long. B) Any sentence which is very long and incorrectly punctuated. C) Two complete sentences joined by a comma rather than a semicolon, conjunction, or period. D) Two complete sentences joined by a semicolon. my
  77. English

    Identifying antecedents 10a. The antecedent in the following sentence is students: Students in online classes have to be organized to keep up with their assignments. 10b. The antecedent in the following sentence is class: Students in online classes have to
  78. Math

    A fully opened parachute is shaped like a hemisphere and has a diameter of 8m. Which of the following is closet to the volume of air that can fit in the fully opened parachute a)134m3 b)268m3 c)1072m3 d)2145m3
  79. College English

    Read the sentence below. Then, choose the correct combination of antecedents and pronouns. “The aliens may also implant tiny metal tracking devices in the bodies of these abductees so that they can locate them easily in the future.” A. They replaces
  80. English

    Can't you use the present perfect in the sentence "Richard has shown me a film about Wales"? If I turn it in the passive voice using the personal construction: I have been shown a film by Richard Why shall I use the simple past in the passive voice if the
  81. phi103

    1. A conditional sentence with a false antecedent is always (Points : 1) true. false. Cannot be determined. not a sentence. 2. "Julie and Kurt got married and had a baby" is best symbolized as (Points : 1) M v B M & B M → B M ↔ B 3. Truth
  82. English

    Consider the following sentence: "Adam believes that Julio drives a red car" How many subjects does this sentence contain? List them. How many direct objects does this sentence contain? List them. --- I think there are two subjects, Adam and Julio. As for
  83. Lang. Arts

    4. Which of the following would not always require a citation in a research paper? A.quotation of a phrase B.quotation of a sentence C.sentence paraphrased from a book D.thesis statement I think this is C or D...? any suggestions? Thanks 5. Which of the
  84. Math

    The table shows the driving distance from certain cities. From To Driving Dis mi Pittsburgh Johnstown 55 Johnstown Allentown 184 1. Write a number sentence that compares the mileage from Pittsburgh to Johnstown to Allentown, and the mileage from Allentown
  85. Math

    The table shows the driving distance from certain cities. From To Driving Dis(mi) Pittsburgh Johnstown 55 Johnstown Allentown 184 1. Write a number sentence that compares the mileage from Pittsburgh to Johnstown to Allentown, and the mileage from Allentown
  86. english

    Identify the underlined words in each sentence. 7. (Because chickens peck at each other,) someone invented chicken glasses. independent clause adverbial clause complex sentence adjectival clause 10. The Great Dane, (a large dog,)leapt over the fence.
  87. English

    Which of the following sentences has a compound predicate? A. She raced along the path to beat him to the beach. B. While he swam, she collected shells. C. She washed the shells and dried them in the sun. D. She placed the shells in a plastic bag while he
  88. grammar

    How do the Noun phrases in the following sentence acquire case ? -It is odd that Bill should have refused the offer It has been noted that Noun phrases need case because they need to be visible in order to receive a theta role . Discuss the problems raised
  89. Spanish

    We have to translate the following sentences into spanish [we're working on subjunctive -- adverbial clauses.] He will insist until she accepts. My answer: Insistirá hasta que acepte. Is this right? I know insistir often carries along "en", but it doesn't
  90. English

    I have a question about the point of view of this would be story; It starts with this sentence: I was drving down the mainstreet in a small city and was astounded to see an old buddy looking like he had been dragged through the mud.. The story will
  91. English

    1. Can I have something to drink? 2. Can I drink something to drink? =========================== What is the meaning of 'have' in Sentence 1? Does 'have' mean 'drink'? Can we use Sentence 2?
  92. English Expressions

    e.g. Teenagers watch it 179 minutes a day. A day is an adverbial phrase, which modifies watch. The preposition 'for' is omitted between it and 179 minutes. 179 minutes is also an adverbial phrase, which modifies watch as well. This a pattern two sentence
  93. english

    Click on the box to choose whether each sentence restates the key idea expressed in the key sentence. Key Idea: When hot weather arrives and the nation takes to the outdoors, mishaps multiply. Drowning is the fourth most frequent cause of accidental death
  94. writing skills

    Sentence 8:In fact,most researchers beleive that the ability to discuss problems may be the single most important ingredient in a happy marriage. What correction should be made to this sentence? 1. remove the comma after fact 2. change the spelling of
  95. 3 grade english

    write sentence about desert animals. use each given word in the past tense. they give word find, think, run, go, take my son write- a kangaroo rat needs to find nuts to survive. my son write- i think a rattle snake can confuse you. my son write- a scorpion
  96. english

    Hey I know it is long ago since I posted more of my text but there was so much else I had to do... I hope somebody can correct it :) Then I took a second look at each sentence, because it often is the case that the BNC has very long sentences in which it
  97. Which sentence is a commonplace assertion?

    Which sentence is a commonplace assertion? A. We all know that Texans are mad about football, and the players usually get the attention. B.Known as the Allen Eagles Escadrille (French for "squadron"), Allen's band is considered the largest in the
  98. Japanese

    Please someone tell me a good way to understand Japanese sentence structure and how to know what particles to say after each verb and etc. Please give me a breakdown that will make learning Japanese so much easier. Thank you for using the Jiskha Homework
  99. English / Grammar

    Please check the following sentences and let me know if they are correct. Thank you in advance!! Rewrite the following sentences, focusing on the grammar area specified before the sentence. If the sentence is already correct, write No Change. Punctuation
  100. english

    Invite Jim on our fishing trip. In the above sentence can you tell me what words modify the predicate. I think the predicate is invite but I'm not sure. if so would on our fishing trip be the predicate modifiers. And also would Jim be the subject of the