1. language arts

    Which of these best states Nonno Frankie’s main idea of how to win a fight?
  2. language arts pls check!

    My answers are in parentheses The first two questions use this passage. You must have only positive thoughts in your heart that you're going to cripple this monster. Stick a piece of garlic in your pocket for good luck. A woman my mother knew in Palermo
  3. english

    3. In “The Pigman & Me,” the author creates a mood of suspense by focusing most of the action around a fight between two boys at school. a tree cut almost to its heart. Nonno Frankie’s advice to Paul. concerns about how a girl will react.
  4. Lang Arts

    The word condemnation best describes which situation from The Pigman & Me? Select all that apply (there are 2 answers). A. Paul hits John with the paddle B. Nonno Frankie gives Paul advice C. Paul shows up to the fight D. Paul's sister attacks Moose My
  5. developmental reading

    what are the processes in finding the main idea and where can you find the main idea? There are several articles here which discuss the "main idea" of something.
  6. english

    Main Idea: The big rivers in the center of the United States have a constant power that is greater than the human uses for the rivers. I need to provide 3 supporting details for main idea.
  7. history

    Even though the Confederate States were more willing to fight, the Union was able to win the war. Analyze the reasons for this fact thank you!!
  8. Reading

    3. In “The Pigman & Me,” the author creates a mood of suspense by focusing most of the action around (1)a fight between two boys at school. (2)a tree cut almost to its heart. (3)Nonno Frankie’s advice to Paul.
  9. Reading

    His first fight was for his health and vigor. It all began at the age of nine. As a child, he was weak and thin because of his asthma. His father, the first Theodore, motivated him to fight his ill health. On the third floor of the house in New York where
  10. developmental reading

    Please explain to me the ff: 1. Main idea that is directly stated in the fisrt sentence. 2. Main idea that is stated in the last sentence. 3. Main idea that is stated in part of one sentence. 4. Where two sentences are used to express main idea. 5. Main
  11. History

    Which of the following statements could have been said by a loyalist dyuring the American Revolution A.These colonists need to stop their rellebious actions. I have already fought in three battles against them and see no way that they can win. I just wish
  12. U.S. History (Check) (Reed)

    1. When the Vietnam War ended... a) Many Americans wanted to return and win b) Many Vietnamese wanted to leave the county for the safety of America c) Many people still trusted the government and its decisions A: b? 2. Roughly how many soldiers were killed
  13. conclusions

    What function do conclusions serve in essays? A. Conclusions provide the supporting details of an essay. B. Conclusions develop the main idea of an essay. C. Conclusions sum up the main idea of an essay. (MY ANSWER) D. Conclusions introduce new ideas
  14. US History

    What was the main purpose of Truman's speech a)to frighten the soviet gobernment b)to make clear how the United States would respond to Communist aggression c) to win congressional approval of the containment policy d)to expand the cold war
  15. science

    what is the main idea for Joule and give a detail to it and an example. Also for calorie, kilocalorie and caloric values.... I need help I don't know what is their main idea and detail and example..
  16. Science

    What is the main idea and list a least 2 details about the main idea? Edwin Hubble came up with a way to classify galaxies by shape.He labeled elliptical galaxies E.He classified by th size of the galaxy's nucleus and the tightness of it's arms.
  17. Social Studies

    Why didn't countries other than the United States take a leadership role in the world after World War II? A)The United States was one of the only democracies strong enough to fight communism. B)The United States was the only Western nation with a military
  18. Language Arts

    (1)The most catastrophic natural disaster in the United States was a category 4 or extreme, hurricane that struck Galveston, Texas, on September 8, 1900.(2) A 15-foot storm surge killed more than 8,000 people on the low-lying island.(3) In a effort to
  19. Business Communication

    When communicating a message, the best approach for a boss to take would likely be the ____________. a. state the main idea right away to get it over with. b. hint at the main idea and let the employees read between the lines. c. tell employees bad news
  20. Brave New World

    Have any f you read "Brave New World?" If so, I would appreciate if you could give me a thesis, or rather a main idea that i could use for my essay. I am thinking of writing about how Huxley uses new vocabulary and how words have taken a new meaning.
  21. "write a paragraph on book's thesis"?

    I'm going into AP (advanced placement) European History, grade 10, and our summer reading assignment was to read a <i>A World Lit Only By Fire</i>, a book about the tenaissance. Along with this assignment, I'm required to write a paragraph
  22. 7th grade English Ms. Sue ASAP please

    Questions 1 and 2 correspond to “Amigo Brothers.” Question 4 corresponds to "Friendships and Peer Pressure." 1. How do Antonio and Felix feel about each other after their fight? (1 point) Felix is angry with Antonio for injuring his eye. Antonio is
  23. math stats

    you draw from a deck. if you get a red card you win nothing. if you get a spade you win $5. for any club you win $10 plus an extra $20 for the ace of clubs. A. create a probability model for the amount you win. B. Find the expected amount you will win. C.
  24. English

    What is the main idea of this passage? (look up fighting hitler a holocaust story scholastic scope pdf on google). What is the main idea of this poem? (look up A Wagon Of Shoes - Poem by Abraham Sutzkever). Tell why scope magazine decided to pair these
  25. english

    what are some of the main ideas and details of the olaudah Equiano story I know one of the main ideas is the slaves on the ship were kept in close confinement under terrible conditions and I have the detail for that main idea. any other ones?
  26. History

    I have a paper I must do and have been trying all summer to finish. I have read the book The Story of Sacagawea and now what I need to do is write what the main idea/topic is ( which I know is Sacagawea) but then I have to write a main idea's # 1 and # 2
  27. English

    I need some help on figuring out the main idea of "The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn." I know that for most of the part, Huck and Jim float on a raft down the Mississippi River and on the way, they encounter many people and obstacles. At the end of the
  28. Psychology

    Out of Stephen Coveys 7 habits. I see 4. "Think win-win" to being the most valuable. what is an good example for his Think win-win habit?
  29. History

    Which was a consequence of the United States' entry into World War I? Ottoman forces shifted their troops to fight against the Allied powers on the western front German troops became demoralized and eventually surrendered in the face of the arrival of
  30. 3 grade english ms sue

    MAIN IDEA AND DETAILS THE MAIN IDEA IS THE MOST IMPORTANT IDEA IN A SELECTION OR A PARAGRAPH. DETAILS ARE THE SMALL PIECES OF INFORMATION THAT TELL ABOUT THE MAIN IDEA. DIRECTION- READ THE FOLLOWING PASSAGE. THEN ANSWER THE QUESTIONS BELOW. Every day,Juan
  31. world history quick question

    Who fought who in the North American war? Why did they fight? Who won? What did they win?
  32. Math

    Winona needs to average 5.8 points from 14 judges to win the competition. The mean score of 13 judges was 5.9. What is the lowest score she can receive from the fourteenth judge and still win? I have no idea. Please help. Thanks
  33. English

    The strategies for writing positive or neutral message. is my response correct?: In the opening avoid personal information state your main idea so it wouldn't be overlooked. In the body of the message provide reasons and/or details for the main idea. Close
  34. SS7R - HW Question HELP!

    Describe how Mexico won their independence from Spain? Identify two people who helped win the fight. Please help.
  35. english essays

    Ok..so i have to write an essay over heros..i have the intro but i cant seem to start the first paragraph. HELP PLZ! THANKS RizzA First of all, do you have an outline or plan for the main ideas of your paper. The intro is probably one of the last things
  36. Romeo and Juliet Summary

    Could you please read my act 1 summary of Romeo and Juliet and if there are any changes needed please let me know. It doesn't matter if you don't remember the first act but as long as it sounds right to you. Thanks God Bless Sampson, and Gregory who are
  37. History

    How many main sects are in Christianity? I know that "main" can be interpreted differently, but I want a reasonable number so I get the idea.
  38. 3 grade english ms sue

    the topic is what a piece of writing is about. the main idea is the most important idea about the topic. details are small pieces of information that tell more about the main idea. directions read the following passage. then answer the questions below.
  39. social studies

    Which was the main idea of the great migration to the United States in the late 1800s and early 1900s? 1)the need for workers in the U.S. 2)political unrest in Europe 3)religious persecution in Eastern Europe 4)scarcity of land and money******
  40. businesscommunication

    What is a proper organizational strategy for an informative message? (Points: 5) Background information, negative elements, main idea(s), goodwill ending, benefits Benefits, negative elements, main idea(s), benefits, background information, goodwill ending
  41. History

    1.How did their dependence on British trade affect the opinions of Americans in the East and North regarding the War of 1812? -more inclined to fund the War of 1812 -less supportive of the War of 1812 -secretively supportive of the War of 1812 -less
  42. Social Studies

    1.How did their dependence on British trade affect the opinions of Americans in the East and North regarding the War of 1812? -more inclined to fund the War of 1812 -less supportive of the War of 1812 -secretively supportive of the War of 1812 -less
  43. English

    Is it self plagerism if I take the same argument or main idea from a paper that I wrote last semester and use that same principle/argument/main idea/thesis in another paper for the next semester if it's is completely rewritten with different words and
  44. lit

    i wrote a sonnet on winning, can some review and give additional ideas and changes. also help me with last stanza. At times I wonder why I want to win Maybe it is the thrill of beating them Maybe a first prize medal or a shiny pin I know I’d love to win
  45. social studies

    what main reason did congress initially refuse to annex texas If the united states annexed texas it would almost certainly cause a war with mexico *** If the united states annexed texas it would enter as a free state and anger southerners If the united
  46. English

    The cracker was named by Josiah Bent. One day Mr. Bent was making biscuits. He baked the biscuits until they were very crisp. The biscuits crackled when he chewed, so he called them crackers. What is main idea? The cracker was named by Josiah Bent What
  47. social studies

    Is it possible that during court case there can be physical fight like fist fight between plaintiff and defendant. Will the case be over, what happens? It's possible, but unlikely that a physical fight will occur in a court room. If a fight does break out,
  48. English

    I have to write a thesis paper with the main, broad idea being the similarities and differences between The Epic of Gilgamesh and Toy Story. I have no idea what the connections, or lack thereof, are between the two.
  49. Social Studies (Check, Please!)

    1. Explain how the Gulf of Tonkin Resolution affected the powers of Congress and the presidency. A: The Gulf of Tonkin Resolution authorized the president to "take all necessary measures to repel any armed attack against forces of the United States and to
  50. Statistics

    A game at the state fair has a "guesser" guess the month of your birth. You win a prize if he misses your month by more than 2 months (for ex: if you were born in April, and he guesses February, he wins; if he guessed January, you win). For simplicity,
  51. English

    Why Is It Important to Beowulf's Image As An Epic Hero That He Faced Grendel Without A Weapon? A.)Grendel Is The Embodiment Of Evil And Evil Doesn't Fight With A Weapon. B.)By Giving Up His Sword, Beowulf Showed Both Superior Strength And Superior Ethics
  52. 3 grade english ms sue

    main idea and details the topic is what a piece of writing is about. the main idea is the most important idea about the topic details are small pieces of information that tell more about the main idea. directions read the following passage. then fill in
  53. History

    "Name one main success and one main failure of the Republic of Texas government. Then, tell how these factors contributed to Texas’ annexation by the United States." what are some?
  54. History

    What drove Qanah Parker to fight so hard against the United States.
  55. Social Studies

    Why did the United States use napalm and Agent Orange in its fight against the Vietcong?
  56. English - Parts of Speech

    In the sentence "He is projected to win," what part of speech is "to win"? I'm having trouble deciding between noun, adjective, or adverb... Thank you! he is going to win adverd 6th grade. I don't know how to do this can you help me
  57. math

    There are thirty-five (35) members in the Kalamazoo Travel Club. Four (4) people will be chosen to win a vacation. How many ways can the four (4) be chosen if one will win a trip to Grand Rapids, Michigan, one will win a trip to Detroit, Michigan, one to
  58. History 8

    What was one of the main problems with states controlling their own currency? A.States always had to pay the national government more money than they were able to produce. B.States could make their own money and assign it a specific value. C.Paper money
  59. government

    factors contributing to the failure of minor parties to win much support in the united states include a. the electoral system b. the number of independent voters c. the loose structure of political parties d. the pluralistic society of the united states a
  60. english grade 12

    i'm to make an note making frame work which includes main idea and examples or supporting ideas or key words. the video is naming canada. Main Idea: Discovering our nation Canada 1. Native language Kanata was translated as our nation country name. 2. The
  61. History

    I am not sure of this answer. Please help. The main reason that States hold many important powers is that the a. Framers distrusted a strong central government. b. Constitution does not grant many States' rights. c. Constitution describes a unitary state.
  62. history

    GLADIATORS:Were did the gladiator fights start and end?:Who faught in the arena?:What did they fight with?:Why did they fight in the arena?:When did the gladiators fight?:
  63. algebra 2

    Define a variable and write an inequality. Then solve. A local summer basecall team plays 20 games each season. So far, they have won 9 games and lost 2. How many more games much they win this season to win at least 75% of all their games? Just think
  64. Texas History

    Name one main success and one main failure of the Republic of Texas government. Then, tell how these factors contributed to Texas’ annexation by the United States. Anyone know a good example of this question?
  65. Social Studies

    Why did President Abraham Lincoln want Reconstruction to be simple and easy? Choices are: A. He wanted to win the votes in the South in his reelection campaign. B. He wanted to keep a good working relationship with former Confederates who would probably
  66. social studies 8th

    1. What was the cause of American leaders’ initial refusal to enter World War I? (1 point) They wanted to maintain the country’s isolationist policy.*** They were not certain the country had the resources to fight. The United States did not wish to
  67. writing

    need help please with writing. I need to explain the purpose / main idea of the presentation. But I have no idea how to do that.
  68. 5th grade

    The main reason the Iroquois Confederacy was formed was to: (a)fight against the Onondaga (b)achieve peace among member nations (c)unite to battle the European colonies
  69. compositon

    Help me with an idea for an essay, preferably based on personal values. Should I go to Iraq and fight? Is being rich more important than helping others? Is getting a college education necessary?
  70. English

    Can you look at my rough outline to see if my points and my main idea is relevant to my focus? And if it isn't, please give me specific ideas on how to improve? ---- I'm writing a paragraph on the focus: A leader is a representative of the totalitarian
  71. LA helppp

    1)The most catastrophic natural disaster in the U.S was a Category 4, or extreme, hurricane that struck Galveston, Texas on September 8,1900. 2)A 15-foot storm surge killed more than 8,000 people on the low-lying island. 3) In an effort to prevent a
  72. American History

    What were the main causes of the American Civil War? I have - Slavery States rights v.s. federal law Economic issues (tariffs) Westward expansion Election of Abraham Lincoln Can you help me elaborate some of these points? I have to pick three main ones to
  73. eNGLISH

    These are the last questions. Thank you. I hope you are not too tensed-up for your make-up exam. 2) In what way did Elizabeth use her being unmarried as a political weapon? 3( How did the English ships manage to defeat (to win over is possible?) the
  74. SAT Essay

    Assignment: Is it important to question the ideas and decisions of people in positions of authority? 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,
  75. Social Studies

    Which of the following did the populist party believe would solve U.S economic problems? A)currency reform*** B)saving Banks C)new policies on Native Americans D)renewed immigration policies ~I can't really type this because passage but the next thing it
  76. Englsih

    20. Tressa likes to generate ideas and relationships about a topic by writing a central idea in the middle of a piece of paper and then surrounding it with related ideas connected to each other and the main idea with a series of lines or arrows. This
  77. reading

    Read the passage labeled number 2 starting on p. 473 in your text. As you read, either use the Two Column Note (see directions on how to create a table below these directions) or the Spider Web graphic organizer to identify the main idea and supporting
  78. maths

    lisa won the lottery she used 1/2 of her lottery win to buy a house she gave 1/6 of her lottery win to charity lisa then shared the remainder of her lottery win equally amongst her 4 children what is the fraction of lisa's lottery win that each of her 4
  79. World History

    what is the danger of Lenin's idea of party leadership? Lenins idea of party leadership was dangerous because in such a corrupt system, a party was terrible for the local environment. Many people would fight for the top leadership position. thanks. why did
  80. writing

    19) Which of the following does not belong in the speaker's process of summarizing a source's ideas for his/her speech? a) Reading the entire text, noting the key points and main ideas b) Putting into your own words the main idea c) Including all of the
  81. English

    To answer the question below, use an idea that you generated in Part 2 of Lesson 2 or come up with a new idea. In the text box provided below indicate the following; The writing idea The kinds of questions you will be writing (Informational , Personal, or
  82. history

    n President James Monroe's annual address to Congress in 1823, he outlined his foreign policy. This policy has become known as the Monroe Doctrine. What was the main point of the Monroe Doctrine? A. The United States would prevent future European
  83. Language Art

    Read this sentence from the third paragraph: First, it has large fins at the top of its head that look like ears. What is the main purpose of this sentence in the paragraph? A: To introduce a list of features B: To introduce a new topic C: To make
  84. History

    16.)The defect of the Confederation is that the United States has no powers to exact obedience, or punish disobedience to their resolutions. Which statement summarizes the main idea of this passage? A.)A Bill of Rights would protect citizens from excessive
  85. 5th

    But most rafters take a chance with the United States "wet-foot, dry-foot" policy, which states that Cubans who make it to United States soil is free to seek political asylum. However, those caught offshore are returned to Cuba. Very often, Cubans win the
  86. biology

    What is the main idea of metabolism. please help
  87. main idea

    The main conclusion you can draw from this paragraph is that A. because of the greenhouse effect, plants on Earth should thrive. B. a greenhouse helps plants to grow faster. C. the atmosphere keeps Earth warm D. in a greenhouse, the Sun's heat is trapped
  88. Language Arts

    Passage: "Harriet Tubman: Conductor on the Underground Railroad" by Ann Petry 1) What is the implied main idea of the passage? A) Harriet and the fugitives only survived because of the kindness of others. B) Harriet worked hard to ensure the fugitives
  89. american Government

    what is the main weakness of the articles of confederation? A. congress could not provide for a national defense B. powers given to the central or national government were limited C. states had no way to settle disputes D. states had to relinquish their
  90. MAth

    The odds against Rainbow winning the race are 17:5.  Brian bets $120 on Rainbow to win and Rainbow does win the race. How much money does Brian win? What was the probability that Rainbow was going to win the race? 
  91. History

    Who became the first African American to play and win Wimbledon and the United States national tennis championship? Althea Gibson?
  92. Math

    A game is played flipping three coins. If all three coins land heads up you win $15. If two coins land heads up you win $5. If one coin lands heads up you win $2. If no coins land heads up you win nothing. If you pay $4 to play, what are your expected
  93. english

    main idea: The idea that women are not equal to men has been a prevailing, common theme in literature since the beginning of time. Like their predecessors, Renaissance writers staunchly laid down the tenet that women were less valuable throughout the pages
  94. ELA

    What is the implied main idea of the passage>
  95. english

    What is the main idea of the shepards daughter
  96. English

    How do you know what the topic and main idea of a paragraph is?
  97. English

    What could the main idea of Through The Tunnel be, in a sentence?
  98. algebra 2

    Define a variable and write an inequality. Then solve. A local summer basecall team plays 20 games each season. So far, they have won 9 games and lost 2. How many more games much they win this season to win at least 75% of all their games? i know that they
  99. History

    What was one main outcome of World War II? A)Germany controlled much of Europe. B)The United States emerged as a major world power. C)Great Britain and the United States became lasting enemies. D)Japan developed powerful new military weapons. B
  100. Math

    What is your expected value for a game whose probabilities and outcomes are given in the following table? Assume the wager is $1. Proability 0.2 = you win 2 times wager 0.3 = you win your wager 0.3 = you lose 2 times your wager 0.2 = you win nothing