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The Great Gatsby highlights __________. A.the empty materialism that is damaging American society. B.the need for a more even distribution of wealth and resources among the population. C.the belief that there is no country in the world with equal greatness

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  1. English

    The Great Gatsby highlights __________. A.the empty materialism that is damaging American society. B.the need for a more even distribution of wealth and resources among the population. C.the belief that there is no country in the world with equal greatness
  2. English

    A.the empty materialism that is damaging American society. B.the need for a more even distribution of wealth and resources among the population. C.the belief that there is no country in the world with equal greatness
  3. American Literature

    I am writing a critique for my American Literature class on The Great Gatsby and I am so stuck. I don't know exactly how to prove my thesis. I need four different points. My thesis: Gatsby achieves the American dream by becoming quite successful; however,
  4. english

    i tried my best to coorrect this, but it still sounds wierd. the following paragraph is about the great gatsby, and how many celebrities relate to Gatsby.c can you please suggest ideas and help me make it sound more fluent. thanks!!! P Diddy, Bill Gates,
  5. Amer Lit

    So I posted something like this about my introductory paragraph. I have my conclusion and was wondering if you could tell me if I have a good conclusion with restating my thesis and closing it all up. I will show you my introduct and conclusion so you can
  6. ENGLISH HELP

    Hello there, i need to write an essay fitting the following statement into comparing characters from "Hmalet" and the "Great Gatsby" "one of the chief vices of humanity is the worship of materialism and power over spirituality" The only problem is, i don't
  7. english ( intro in essay)

    here is a finshed introduction of my essay on the book the great gatsby. im suppose to write how todays' bussiness men, celebrities, and athletes mirror the cntext of this novel. can u pleas tellme wat toimproveon. and correct any puncation errors. In the
  8. Amer Lit

    I am doing a formal paper about the book The Great Gatsby and how the character's American Dreams cause them to have pain when they could have been content with more modest ambitions. Can you look at my introductory paragraph and tell me if I have a good
  9. English

    Can someone please help to come up with a thesis statment for the "Great Gatsby" i wanna talk about alluring apperience and Gatsby's quest for the american dream
  10. english

    what is the significance of the title THE GREAT GATSBY? I really want to know that. There is some irony in putting "great" as a descriptive adjective with Gatsby. Here is a website that may help you. There is a good character description there.
  11. English

    Hi, i have to write an literary essay for The Great Gatsby and the topic is "IN THE GREAT GATSBY, THE AMERICAN DREAM IS PRESENTED AS A TRAP." Can you give me some advice on how to write it and how to start it with a really nice hook? Our teacher says the
  12. AP Language and Composition

    I am writing a paper on the book The Great Gatsby by F. Scott Fitzgerald and my thesis is "In the Great Gatsby, F. Scott Fitzgerald shows us that material obsession often leads to the decay of ones soul." Does anyone know anywhere i can find sources
  13. History

    5.)While the 1st Great Awakening took place mostly in New England, the 2nd Great Awakening A.)Was more widespread but less significant for American society. B.)Was more widespread & had greater effects on American society.*** C.)Was mostly a Southern event
  14. History

    5.)While the 1st Great Awakening took place mostly in New England, the 2nd Great Awakening A.)Was more widespread but less significant for American society. B.)Was more widespread & had greater effects on American society. C.)Was mostly a Southern event &
  15. Reading

    The Great Gatsby Movie Discussion Questions? Compare and contrast Gatsby's social class with that of Tom and Daisy Buchanan. How does geography contribute to the definintion of social class in The Great Gatsby? What part of his past is Gatsby trying to
  16. English

    Both Franklin D. Roosevelt and Lyndon B. Johnson describe America’s industrial might. How does each president describe this idea? [You can reference The Great Society By Lyndon Johnson, Ann Arbor, Michigan, 1964 and On the Arsenal of Democracy By
  17. The Great Gatsby

    i need answers to these ?s below about Great Gatsby.. any of the answers would be nice and ill do anything PLEASE!! Chapters 4-6 ?s In Chapter 5, Gatsby's dream seems to be coming ture. What indications are there, though, that reality cannot satisify his
  18. history

    Which organization is an example of the second Great Awakening's influence on society? American Medical Association Future Scientists of America American Society for the Promotion of Temperance Know-Nothing Party(my answer)
  19. english

    can you please correct this. i compared michael jackson's life to gatsbys from the novel the great gatsby. when i read this out loud it sounded i think it didn't have that contining fluency. please help me make it more fluent! Michael Jackson and Gatsby
  20. English

    The Novel : The Great Gatsby "The beauty and splendor of Gatsby's parties masked the innate corruption within the heart of the Roaring Twenties. Jazz-Age society was a bankrupt world, devoid of morality, and plagued by a crisis of character." The
  21. english

    The American Dream in the Great Gatsby through the use of setting? Please write one example. I thought the parties was one.
  22. English F. Scott Fitzgerald Quick Check

    1. After World War 1, life in America became bleak, prosperous.*** uncertain. 2. With which of his character does F.Scott Fitzgerald have a good deal in common? Daisy Gatsby*** Nick 3. What does supercilious mean? arrogant*** excessive unmatchable 4. In
  23. english

    can you please help me make these sentences better. i was just saying that p diddy and jay gatsby form the the book th great gastby are related because they both lose their father at a young age and are exposed to the scoity around them. P Diddy relates to
  24. English

    Why does Daisy cry over Gatsby's shirts in the "The Great Gatsby" when he is showing her his house. Is there any significance?
  25. English

    Which passage would best reflect Gatsby personality and why ? From the book called Great Gatsby
  26. English

    What does the green light symbolize in the Great Gatsby when Gatsby vanishes in chapter 1?
  27. GREAT GATSBY URGENT!!!!!!!!

    explain a theme in the great gatsby, multiple paragraphs What theme do you want to explain? Please post your answer here and someone may be able to critique it for you. tragedy and the american dream http://www.sparknotes.com/lit/gatsby/
  28. books

    In the book "The Great Gatsby" why has Gatsby called off his parties?
  29. English

    What do you think the title, "The Great Gatsby," means? Is Gatsby “great”? Why or why not?
  30. ENGLISH 11

    Could someone please tell me the following for each person in the book THE GREAT GATSBY; -Age, Work, and Major Accomplishment for: Daisy Buchanan, ------Jay Gatsby, & ------Jordan Baker
  31. english 3

    Why does nick think Gatsby is gorgeos in the novel The Great Gatsby?
  32. English

    In The Great Gatsby, I have been assigned a study guide and some of the questions are very hard. One is "Why is the catalog of Gatsby's guests included?" These sites should be of some help. http://www.sparknotes.com/lit/gatsby/
  33. english

    can you please tell me my snetences make sense. this is about the great gatsby. Gatsby tries to reunite with Daisy, expecting their relationship to sustain with the same compassion, affection, and love as before. However, he realizes that Daisy is now
  34. English

    What are some of the differences between old money and new money characters in the great gatsby? Is this distinction important in today's society? Why is the novel narrated from Nick's perspective?
  35. ENGLISH 3 ONLINE

    How do the characters, plot, and theme of The Great Gatsby support or refute the statement that "the Jazz-Age society was a bankrupt world, devoid of morality, and plagued by a crisis of character?"
  36. english

    How do the characters, plot, and theme of The Great Gatsby support or refute the statement that "the Jazz-Age society was a bankrupt world, devoid of morality, and plagued by a crisis of character"?
  37. English

    I have The Great Gatsby test tomorrow and I'm wondering where can I find some RELEVANT short answer questions (relating to Hamlet, to society and questions about the novel itself).
  38. english

    Before those “Do you own work!” comments come… Let me make it clear that I am NOT asking you to answer this. I am simply asking for some guidance on how to do this essay. Some ideas and information I could use to write in my essay would be dandy.
  39. HIS 135

    CheckPoint: Johnson’s “Great Society” Kennedy’s New Frontier and Johnson’s Great Society • Like JFK, President Johnson also had a vision for his administration. His program of initiatives was called the “Great Society.” Please: o Describe
  40. english3

    (The Great Gatsby) gatsby stands on the crimson carpet as he learns that tom is in the house. what might the color of the carpet and the placement of his feet mean?
  41. american Literature check answers

    What does the "owl-eyed" man discover about Gatsby? He notices that the books in Gatsby's library have not been read. This leads him to believe that Gatsby might be a phony. He discovers documents that reveal that Gatsby is a German spy. He watches the way
  42. English

    How do the characters, plot, and theme of The Great Gatsby refute the statement that "the Jazz-Age society was a bankrupt world, devoid of morality, and plagued by a crisis of character"? Use specific details and lines from the novel to support your view.
  43. English - Classics

    I've been writing a personal response on the Great Gatsby and need some specific examples of how my idea "Money does not equal happiness" or "Money corrupts" is relevant to today/today's society
  44. History

    4.)Which of the following best describes the contributions of Charles loring brace? A.)Was more widespread but less significant for American society B.)Was more widespread & had greater effects on american society C.)Was mostly a Southern event & had
  45. English

    If you were to select one passage from the novel the great gatsby to represent one of the five major characters (gatsby, nick, daisy, tom, or jordan) which passage would best reflect that characters personality and why ?
  46. english 4

    i need help with a outline about the boook the great gatsby Here are two of the best sites for analysis of literature. http://www.bookrags.com/notes/gat/ http://www.sparknotes.com/lit/gatsby/
  47. English

    I need to write a dramatic monologue as Jordan from the Great Gatsby. The context is that it is approximately 5 years since Gatsby died and Jordan is talking to Daisy at a golf competition in Chicago. That's all the information I have and it's a grade 12
  48. History

    4.)Which of the following best describes the contributions of charles loring brace? A.)Was more widespread but less significant for American society B.)Was more widespread & had greater effects on american society C.)Was mostly a Southern event & had
  49. English

    I need some help with point for an essay in English about the great Gatsby. I have a question about development of character or interests, and I don't know how I could write about Gatsby in this idea. I also need the writers style and Fitzgerald's view and
  50. 10th Grade Literary Essay

    What does F. Scott Fitzgerald suggest about the state of the American Dream, the people who pursue it, and the impact of that pursuit through his depiction of Jay Gatsby and the people in Gatsby’s life? Include specific examples, quotations, and
  51. English

    Im writing an essay for the Great Gatsby and I really need some advice. So my thesis is currently under construction and I need some advice on how to word it: In the end, Fitzgerald effectively uses imagery to reveal (how Gatsby’s flawed personality
  52. english

    Disclose the range of emotions that Jay Gatsby reveals before,during and after his momentous meeting with Daisy Buchanan,a meeting arranged by Nick Carraway at Gatsby's request.[the greats gatsby novel p.79-93]
  53. History

    1. Why is American participation in the Great War important? 2. What were the "acids of modernity" that began to reshape American society in the 1920s? How did they achieve this? 3. How would you characterize the cultural and political temper of 1920s
  54. History

    Could someone review and correct my answers please. I need to decide if each item was an initiative only within Kennedy’s New Frontier, if it was proposed by both presidents, or if it was an initiative only within Johnson’s Great Society. 1. Head Start
  55. US history

    Based on what you know about the Enlightenment, the Great Awakening and the American Revolution summarize the relationships between all three and explain your answer. How was American society impacted by the Enlightenment and the Great Awakening? We speak
  56. English

    I am writing an essay about the swimming pool in the Great Gatsby, but my second paragraph does not flow well, can someone give me some suggestions: Here is my thesis:The importance of the swimming pool, which is not described at any length, is its
  57. English

    I really need help with this Essay question and I haven't got a clue. It is to do with Fitzgeralds "The Great Gatsby" please answer before Monday 6th November. Thankyou. here is the question: Through analysis of patterning, examine Fitzgerald's use of
  58. The Great Gatsby

    How does the American dream play a part in the tragedy of Jay Gatsby? Please post your answer and we'll be glad to critique it. does the tradegy occur when gatsby fails to gain all the wealth and power he wants and fails to get daisy and ends up dying
  59. us history

    what divisions in american society were reflected in the scopes trail? what were the disappointments and successes of suffrage what was the impact of easily affordable automobiles on american society?
  60. English

    Gatsby's father shows schedule that young Gatsby had made in the back of a book during his childhood. What does this schedule suggest to us about Gatsby? How does it add to - or change - our understanding of his quest to "win" daisy? im really struggling
  61. history

    The West African nation of Liberia was founded under the auspices of A. Dorothea Dix. [B. the American Colonization Society.] C. the American Peace Society. D. William Lloyd Garrison. is my answer correct in the brackets
  62. World History

    Evaluate the pros and cons of the Great society. Did the program achieve it's goals? I did all the questions but this last written one is stumping me... if you can help it would be greatly appreciated. My response was the death lead by the great society
  63. Great Gatsby

    Hi can someone summarize this for me? As our existence is fictionalized, certain truths of our inadequacies are revealed. Man is sometimes portrayed as a victim in circumstances beyond his control. Other times he is seen as a perpetrator of events that
  64. english/great gatsby

    could anyone confirm/fill in the blanks on these ages? Normal Part of Novel Jay Gatsby – 30? Nick Carraway – 29 Tom – 30 Daisy - 23 Jordan – 23 George - ? Myrtle – mid-thirties? Wolfshiem- 50 Other Parts Gatsby meets Dan Cody – 17 Gatsby meets
  65. English

    I am making a thesis statement on this topic. Jay Gatsby: Hero or Failure? Is Gatsby a heroic figure that can be idolized or is he a warning to the readers? Would this be a good thesis statement? While some people may view Gatsby as unsuccessful because of
  66. English

    Could you please check if the following fill-in-the-blank activity is possible? 1. The woman denied __________ (be beaten) by her husband. 2. She admitted __________ (be abandoned) when she was a child. 3. He stopped __________ (drink) a glass of water and
  67. English

    What is the book "The Great Gatsby" about?
  68. English

    What is romantic in the novel "The Great Gatsby" that happens between ch. 1-6?
  69. english

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  70. english

    what would be a disillusionment using setting in the Great Gatsby?
  71. English3

    in the Great Gatsby what does summer symbolize
  72. History

    How did World War II transform American society? Was the impact of the conflict as profound on American society as it was on America's position in the world?
  73. english

    can you please help me make my three senences advanced. im talking about two ways of becoming rich really fast if yourfrom a middle class family. im writing these senetnces for an essay on the book, "the great gatsby." There are two ways of getting wealthy
  74. SOC 120

    Research the affects of the four types of punishment—retribution, deterrence, rehabilitation, and societal protection—in relation to today’s American society, as outlined in the Summing Up table on p. 182. Try search terms such as “effects of
  75. english

    what can i make my grabber for an essay I'm doing on the great gatsby?
  76. English

    Is Nick, from "The Great Gatsby," a trustworthy narrator? Explain.
  77. Art

    I left out these last things. Thank you, Writeacher! 1) Can you tell me which is the correct pronunciation of Daisy Buchanan (in the Great Gatsby)? What's the name of the garage owner? (real question) 2) What about the name of the garage owner's wife? Is
  78. Early childhood

    According to the text, which of the following is not a nutrition consultant? A. American Heart Association B. American Dietetic Association C. American Red Cross D. American Cancer Society
  79. Urgent History, Check Answers Please

    The first significant trading post was __________. Poste de Arkansea The reputation of the Spanish was diminished after the Battle of __________. The Twin Villages The Twin Villages were located in Montague County, Texas, and __________ County, Oklahoma.
  80. English

    I'm looking for a short summary of The Great Gatsby that is just a few sentences, but I can only find long ones!
  81. 11th grade English

    The Book of "The Great Gatsby" Describe the "valley of ashes." What does it look like, and what does it represent?
  82. english

    what grabber can i make for the essay I'm making for the book the great gatsby?
  83. Oklahoma History

    In the 1800s, the US established forts west of the Mississippi River from Louisiana to Minnesota to establish peace among warring American Indian tribes and to __________. A. provide American Indians with funds and goods for their survival B. strengthen
  84. history

    In the 1800s, the US established forts west of the Mississippi River from Louisiana to Minnesota to establish peace among warring American Indian tribes and to __________. A. provide American Indians with funds and goods for their survival B. strengthen
  85. U.S. History (Check)

    1. What new cultural trends affected American society in the 1970s? A: Revolutionary television sitcoms dealing with more difficult aspects of American life (women in independent roles, racism, poverty, abortion, etc.), transcendental meditation, disco, a
  86. English

    Here is another exercise I include on the use of the infinitive/gerund. Complete the following sentences using gerund or infinitive (with or without to) forms of the verbs in brackets. 1. She swore (tell) __________ the truth. 2. She mentioned (move)
  87. Literature

    Hi, I'm currently reading 'The Great Gatsby' and was wondering if someone could help me understand this passage: "My commutation ticket came back to me with a dark stain from his hand. That anyone should care in this heat whose flush lips he kissed, whose
  88. english

    Which version of the American Dream is more realistic, Jay Gatsby or Tom Joad?
  89. THE GREAT GATSBY HELP

    In the book, how does Gatsby's flaws and idealism represent the best and the worst about the American Dream?
  90. Soc 120

    I am supposed to write a paper about the effects of the four types of punishment (retribution, deterrence, rehabilitation, and societal protection) in relation to today's American society. I have tried to google this and had no luck. Does anyone have
  91. english

    So first off i want to say writing essays are not in my strengths. so i was wondering if someone could read my intro paragraph and critic it. and im suppose to have a thesis statement and iim not sure if i do...? here is the topiic im writing on. The lost
  92. English

    Examples of realization in The Great Gatsby prove money can't buy happiness?
  93. english

    how does the woman have the power to ruin men in the book of the great gatsby and the crucible?
  94. English

    what is the focus of the novel of the great gatsby, whats the writers styles, and his views and tone toward the subject (even if it is himself)
  95. English

    Is there any quote on Daisy expressing her being self obbsesiven in the great gatsby? If yes please state it below i cant find any in the book
  96. English

    In the novel, "The Great Gatsby", why according to Catherine has Tom not left Daisy to marry Myrtle Wilson? Thank you for your help.
  97. AP World History

    I need to write an essay comparing how North American racial ideologies and their effects on society with Latin American/Caribbean racial ideologies and their effects on society. Can't find annnyyythinggg on Latin American/ Caribbean racial ideologies and
  98. History

    Which conflict between white settlers and tribal groups do you think was the most damaging to the American Indian race as a whole? Use details to support your answer.
  99. The Great Gatsby

    Hey!! Could anyone please tell me any gatsby quotes that show American dream is a failure? I'M HAVING TROUBLE FINDING ONE AND I NEED IT FOR MY ESSAY thanks
  100. English

    I need a quote on deceit, adultery affairs and superficial and materialistic views on life in the novel "The Great Gatsby"

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