1. analogies

    I need help with this analogy. person:unimportant::idea: sporadic, reticent, trivial, quiescent, or raucous I have no idea what the answer is!! Help me!! trivial. Now why, that is important. Hint: what do unimportant and trivial have to do with each other

    asked by Megan on April 3, 2007
  2. English

    Write the correct form. After receiving months of treatment, the patient was relieved to learn that the disease had lapsed into _____. (quiescent) quiescent or quiescence answer: quiescent

    asked by Kimmy on March 4, 2017
  3. language arts

    choose the analogy who's relationship best resembles the relationship as the analogy in capitol letters. STRANGE:GROTESQUE:: a. sporadic: constant b. naughty:malevolent c. blue:azure d. prudent: careful

    asked by Bree on February 1, 2012
  4. English

    Write the analogy. Repose is to quiescent as______. 1. disdain is to scornful 2. disgust is to repugnant answer: 2

    asked by Kimmy on March 7, 2017
  5. English

    I need help writing a story using these words. Any Ideas? 1.impute-- (v) to attribute an action to particular person or group 2.incompatible-- (adj) opposed in nature, not able to live or work together 3.inconsequential-- (adj) unimportant, trivial

    asked by Anonymous on March 25, 2012
  6. language arts

    STRANGE:GROTESQUE:: a. sporadic:constant b. naughty:malevolent c. blue:azure d. prudent:careful I know the answer isn't "a" but I cant pick between b, c, and d because they all have a synonym relationship just like the analogy in caps.

    asked by Brianna on February 1, 2012
  7. Language arts ca

    Both "the road not taken" and "o captain! my captain! are analogies. write a paragraph comparing the authors use of analogy. what is analogy? how does frost use analogy in his poem? how does whitman use analogy in his poem? why has each of these analogy

    asked by tooti on April 9, 2018
  8. English

    We have to analyze an analogy for our English class. I remember a very interesting demonstration I saw several years ago--the person took two glasses, one being large, the other small. He poured water into the large one about halfway, and then transferred

    asked by Kayla on November 2, 2010
  9. ELA

    The following question asks about one or more selections from your textbook Literature. You may use your textbook to answer this question. Both “The Road Not Taken” and “O Captain! My Captain!” are analogies. Write a paragraph comparing the

    asked by Watermelondrea on April 25, 2017
  10. L.A

    both "the road not taken" and "o captain! my captain! are analogies. write a paragraph comparing the authors use of analogy. what is analogy? how does frost use analogy in his poem? how does whitman use analogy in his poem? why has each of these analogy

    asked by Unknown on March 6, 2015
  11. LL

    The following question asks about one or more selections from your textbook Literature. You may use your textbook to answer this question. Both “The Road Not Taken” and “O Captain! My Captain!” are analogies. Write a paragraph comparing the

    asked by yolo sans on February 11, 2017
  12. english

    1. An analogy helps clarify a complex idea by: A. presenting several definitions of the idea. B. comparing the idea with a simpler one C. breaking down the idea into smaller pieces D. pointing our a single common trait between two topics. I think it's B?

    asked by melissa on April 19, 2011
  13. Language Arts

    1. which of the following elements should be included in your critical review? A narrative with plot line

    asked by Karla bilmore on September 15, 2016
  14. English

    The transgression of being alone in the State is like bullying in our society. Can you explain to me how this is an analogy. We came up with this analogy for Anthem by Ayn Rand and I don't see how this like an analogy. Please explain.

    asked by Anne on May 4, 2015
  15. English

    Noun means a person,place thing or idea. List 3 things for each. Person: teacher,doctor,nurse Place: park,school,store Thing: pen,notebook,book Idea: I need help with the idea Please help Thank you! idea: Peace, tranquility, hope, love, hatred. Ideas might

    asked by Muskan on December 18, 2006
  16. History

    The effects of world war 2 are best judged as? A. Very unimportant because the war lasted only a short time B. Somewhat unimportant because the United States and it’s allies won C. Neutral because wars still take place around the world D. Very

    asked by Anonymous on February 20, 2018
  17. psychology of human resources

    Develop own analogy to illustrate classical conditioning using industry related analogy.in this analogy include all requirements of classical conditioning process.

    asked by itsuwe on February 22, 2016
  18. English

    Is the thesis "I was stranded in this newly alien environment that used to feel like home"? Also, is this an analogy or metaphor? "Greasemonkey, as its auto mechanic-derived name suggests, lets you pop open the hood of your web browser and mess around,..."

    asked by Jasmine6057 on October 3, 2018
  19. Science

    Mary discovered that the cell membrane of a bacteria acts like a fence because it keeps some things in and other things out. A. Observation B. Analogy*** C. Inference Mary walked into her room where her little son was playing, found a broken window, and

    asked by Cheese :3 on September 27, 2019
  20. seminar MGT

    Are “lean strategies” inconsistent with the achievement of optimization? Why or why not? This site may help you formulate your answer. http://www.isr.umd.edu/~jwh2/projects/gahagan.html If you post your ideas, we'll be glad to critique them.

    asked by Ms Brown on June 23, 2007
  21. English

    With the election so near, the mayor became RETICENT about..... what could i write to finish the sentence?

    asked by Bob on November 21, 2010
  22. vocabulary

    This mstake made a differnece of about two inches and a half in the shot - that is to say in the position of the peg nearest the tree;...of course the error, however trivial in the beginning, increased as we proceeded with the line....: Something that is

    asked by cici on September 26, 2013
  23. vocabulary

    This mistake made a differnece of about two inches and a half in the shot - that is to say in the position of the peg nearest the tree;...of course the error, however trivial in the beginning, increased as we proceeded with the line....: Something that is

    asked by cici on September 27, 2013
  24. English ms sue

    Can you check my answers? From the words below, supply the words needed to complete the sentences. Peerless, sporadic, bravado, perceptive, stoic, and stymied C. His reckless BRAVADO caused a bad accident. Although he had broken his leg, he was rather

    asked by Anonymous on February 16, 2014
  25. English - ms sue

    Can you check my answers? From the words below, supply the words needed to complete the sentences. Peerless, sporadic, bravado, perceptive, stoic, and stymied C. His reckless BRAVADO caused a bad accident. Although he had broken his leg, he was rather

    asked by Anonymous on February 16, 2014
  26. Lang. Arts

    am: wasn't ::can:___________ aminite:constitution::________:letter bazzar:market place::enigma:________ In your first analogy, you have two verbs; the second one is a negative contraction of the past tense of the verb. Think of it this way. I am here. I

    asked by shelby on October 30, 2006
  27. Human Resources

    classical conditioning process is one of the forms of associative learning.pavlot used an illustration with an animal(dog)to demonstrate the behaviour modification.Develop your own analogy to illustrate the same,but not using an animal but using an

    asked by NDEAPO on February 28, 2016
  28. analogy or paradox

    is the following analogy paradox or irony i think its analogy 1)Then, the ends of the torches were flung hissing into the water, and went out, as if it were all over with him

    asked by anomynous on December 15, 2009
  29. Math

    A set of homogeneous simultaneous equations is given by x + ky = 0 kx + 3y = 0 Calculate the two values of k that lead to non-trivial solutions to these equations and express y in terms of x for the two values. I thought that for the solutions to be no

    asked by Alice on May 17, 2009
  30. Voc.

    I Neeed Help on Analigies Analogy~~~> A frog is like a bunny, they both hop. Ken's answer is totally wrong. This is an analogy ---> Light it to lamp as music is to ipod

    asked by Alexus on November 1, 2006
  31. chemistry

    Examine the analogy and how it compares a part to a whole. link : chain :: atom : _____ Choose the answers that best complete this analogy. (select all that apply) molecule matter compound proton please help

    asked by lydia on August 17, 2017
  32. ethics and moraling reasoning

    According to Thomas Hill’s account of environmental ethics, a person might show a lack of virtue when they: (Points : 1) fail to realize that human needs and interests are worthless and unimportant. fail find any aesthetic value in nature. fail to

    asked by Christopher on February 10, 2016
  33. English Lit-Please check

    Does an analogy ever have "as" in it. I'm just trying to figure out figures of speech and I know Writeteacher told me "as" would be a simile but in the following: My brother has grown a great deal in the last year. He is almost as tall as I am now. This

    asked by Jamie on January 13, 2012
  34. logic

    Determine if enumerative induction, analogy, casual, statistical syllogism. 1. People who drink a warm glass of milk before bed always sleep well. Therefore, drinking a warm glass of milk before bed will help a person sleep well. Answer: Analogy 2. Infants

    asked by PATRIS Please help on September 19, 2017
  35. PHILOSOPHY

    Determine if enumerative induction, analogy, casual, statistical syllogism. 1. People who drink a warm glass of milk before bed always sleep well. Therefore, drinking a warm glass of milk before bed will help a person sleep well. Answer: Analogy 2. Infants

    asked by PATRIS on September 19, 2017
  36. Business Communications

    When someone complains about a problem, is it a good idea to quickly suggest a solution? A. Yes, because a quick suggestion show you think quickly. B. Yes, because offering a solution shows that you care about the other person. C. No, because the other

    asked by Rain Misoa on August 18, 2010
  37. psych

    Evaluations of a particular belief, person, object, or idea describe a person's : a. Attudes b. Motivation c. Predispositions d. Biases

    asked by Ree on May 12, 2010
  38. psychology

    Evaluations of a particular belief, person, object, or idea describe a person’s: attitudes motivation predispositions biases

    asked by kelly on December 21, 2009
  39. English

    Need an example of an analogy that has to do with migration is like a vacation. Don't have any idea!!! I am lost on this one Maybe "Vacation is like a migration to a tropical island"

    asked by Anonymous on March 24, 2014
  40. Psychology

    Evaluations of a particular belief, person, object, or idea describe a person’s: (Points: 5) attitudes. motivation. predispositions. biases. was thinking D im not sure can someone help please?

    asked by Lisa on February 23, 2011
  41. english

    Directions: Select the word or phrase most nearly opposite in meaning. Inherent: a) acquired b)inborn c) unnatural d) complete * I am wavering between acquired and unnatural, yet I am leaning to unnatural. poignant: a) light b) unconscious c) trivial d)

    asked by maria on April 25, 2008
  42. Physics

    Early skeptics of the idea of a rotating Earth said that the fast spin of Earth would throw people at the equator into space. The radius of Earth is about 6400 km. Show why this objection is wrong by determining the following information. (a) Calculate the

    asked by Caleb on December 3, 2012
  43. physics

    Early skeptics of the idea of a rotating Earth said that the fast spin of Earth would throw people at the equator into space. The radius of Earth is about 6400 km. Show why this objection is wrong by determining the following information. (a) Calculate the

    asked by Danny on December 6, 2012
  44. physics

    Early skeptics of the idea of a rotating Earth said that the fast spin of Earth would throw people at the equator into space. The radius of Earth is about 6400 km. Show why this objection is wrong by determining the following information. a.) Calculate the

    asked by Jordan on November 30, 2011
  45. Physics

    Early skeptics of the idea of a rotating Earth said that the fast spin of Earth would throw people at the equator into space. The radius of Earth is about 6400 km. Show why this objection is wrong by determining the following information. a.) Calculate the

    asked by Matt on November 30, 2011
  46. Can some1 read over my application paragraph?

    Topic: what do u see in the future of washington (state) My vision of the future Washington is merely an abstract idea. I wish to study Law and Political Science to eventually become some kind of activist, whether it is lobbying, or advocate in some

    asked by Adam on October 30, 2008
  47. Physics

    A person 1.90 m tall walks on a horizontal icy surface. The coefficient of friction between the surface of the ice and the person's shoe sole is μ = 0.33 and the length of the person's legs are 1/2 of the person's height. Determine the maximum step length

    asked by Jacob on October 3, 2015
  48. English & Comp.

    Are these right? I wasn't sure of 2 of them. It'll be in parenthesis. Literary Allusion -(Ross’s line in Shakespeare’s Macbeth): “Let not your ears despise my tongue forever.” 26. - the principle guiding the art of writing effectively, eloquently,

    asked by Sophia on October 24, 2015
  49. science

    This analogy compares researchers in pure and applied science. applied science : tinkerers :: pure science : _[blank]_ Choose the answer that best completes the analogy. a mechanics b truth-seekers c artists d technicians b?

    asked by dianni on November 5, 2018
  50. english

    Can you give me a short story in narrative form using these words:renounced, swaggering, raucous, insolently, simultaneously, incredulously, cynically, maneuvered, deprived, haggard, institution, reformation.

    asked by John on October 8, 2012
  51. Language Arts

    I need some help with my narrative essay about how I met a friend. I don't think I quite understand what I need to do, I've already written it but I need help fixing it to make it better. I have included information about when we met (June 28, 2016), how

    asked by ILTHSM_ on October 8, 2018
  52. CROSS-CULTURAL COMMUNICATION

    When someone complains about a problem,is it a good idea to quickly suggest a solution? A. Yes, because a quick suggestion shows you think quickly. B. Yes, because offering a solution shows that you care about the other person. C. No, because the other

    asked by Deborah Roberts on September 10, 2012
  53. Business Communication

    When someone complains about a problem, is it a good idea to quickly suggest a solution? A. Yes, because a quick suggestion shows you think quickly. B. Yes, because offering a solution shows that you care about the other person. C. No, because the other

    asked by Sheilah on March 2, 2012
  54. Engliish Lit-Please check

    "Those RULES of old discover'd not devis'd Are nature still, but Nature Mehtodiz'd Nature, Like Liberty is but restrain'd By the same Laws which first herself ordain'd What is this an example of simile hyperbole analogy overstatement personification I'm

    asked by Jasmine on February 16, 2012
  55. English

    23. Choose one of the following questions to respond to. Your response should be at least two paragraphs long. Respond in a well-organized essay written in complete sentences. a. Explain the significance of the full title of the play: The Importance of

    asked by Becky on May 23, 2016
  56. health and diseases

    I need a little help with an analogy for Nephrogenic diabetes insipidus. I'm not sure excatly how to make an analogy for that. i don't know what to compare Nephrogenic diabetes insipidus to. please help

    asked by Lyndsay on January 25, 2010
  57. opinon

    I mean seeing professors to get help. Yes. Frankly I think it is a good idea to go to each one and introduce yourself if you have not done so. A very short social visit (short meaning a couple of minutes). Now for help. Yes go see them, you may not get the

    asked by deek on December 3, 2006
  58. English

    Please check: 1. If a river is represents your thoughts is that an analogy or conventional symbol. I think it is an "analogy" but if it is a conventional symbol please explain why. 2.If in a story. in a brief intro, we learn about two friends and it sets

    asked by Lucy on September 22, 2011
  59. physics

    Think about the analogy "full of hot air." If a person were to inhale 2.2 L of gas at a temperature of 18 °C and that air heats to a temperature of 38 °C inside the lungs, what would be the new volume of the gas? Round to the nearest hundredth. Don't

    asked by clueless on December 2, 2011
  60. Science

    Think about the analogy "full of hot air." If a person were to inhale 2.2 L of gas at a temperature of 18 °C and that air heats to a temperature of 38 °C inside the lungs, what would be the new volume of the gas? Round to the nearest hundredth. Don't

    asked by Andrew Keen #72 on April 2, 2012
  61. physics

    Think about the analogy "full of hot air." If a person were to inhale 2.2 L of gas at a temperature of 18 °C and that air heats to a temperature of 38 °C inside the lungs, what would be the new volume of the gas? Round to the nearest hundredth. Don't

    asked by clueless on December 2, 2011
  62. English

    I am having trouble with finding the analogy in this one: sandra was sitting in the backyard avoiding the party. she jumped when she heard a noise but it was just a little gray ritten. he look even more scared of her and she was of him. He paused and then

    asked by leah on September 18, 2012
  63. lnguage arts

    How dose Frost use analogy in his poems? and How dose Whitman use analogy in his poems?

    asked by Gabby on April 21, 2016
  64. ALGEBRA

    what is a trivial equation?

    asked by ggift on September 11, 2009
  65. Critical Reading

    Can someone please help me with this question? Write one analogy about "taking an online course" that would be a valid comparison and help someone understand your experience. Write another analogy that would be an invalid comparison (the comparison would

    asked by Jessie on September 28, 2010
  66. English

    1. Take exercise on a regular basis, and you will be a happy person. 2. Earn a lot of money, and you will be a happy person. 3. Drive in the country, and you will be a happy person. 4. Play the violin, and you will be a happy person. 5. Play soccer with

    asked by rfvv on April 18, 2014
  67. social issues

    Parent handbooks are generally an expensive, poorly used item that could be dropped from the budget as unimportant.

    asked by finial help on May 2, 2011
  68. W

    Some people in a hotel are dropping water balloons from their window onto the ground below. The balloons take .15s to pass your 1.6m tall window. Where should security look for the raucous guest? Express your answer using tow significant figures.

    asked by J on September 23, 2015
  69. Real Analysis (Math)

    Prove x < y + ϵ for every ϵ > 0 is equivalent to x 0. I thought it may be trivial, but I am not sure. HELP!!

    asked by Mimi on February 26, 2016
  70. math

    2. For which value(s) of a does the system of equations (a-3)x+y=0 x+(a-3)y=0 have non-trivial solutions

    asked by muna on April 16, 2011
  71. math

    A drama club is planning a bus trip to New York City to see a Broadway play. The cost per person for the bus rental varies inversely as the number of people going on the trip. It will cost $30 per person if 55 people go on the trip. How much will it cost

    asked by han on April 25, 2018
  72. Math

    Why do teachers 👩‍🏫 teach us many unimportant things! Like for example, in math.... dividing decimals or um 😐..... oh yeah....1 plus 1 . I mean no grownupwould solve that I mean it’s so unecsessary

    asked by Asha on November 28, 2018
  73. English Lit-Please offer opinion

    I asked this question yesterday but I thought of another possibility-I had to tell what figure of speeech And here we are as on a darkling plain Swept with confused alarms of struggle and flight Where ignorant armies clash by night By Matthew Arnold in

    asked by Jamie on January 13, 2012
  74. Honors English

    1. Choose the answer that best matches the word in italics. Use context clues to determine the meaning of the word, if necessary. His PENT-UP energy found an outlet in a raucous game of tag football. A- lack of B- emotional C- stored up D- dangerous C is

    asked by Laine on October 15, 2019
  75. english

    I am supposed to give a literal explanation of this poem, but I am really confused by it. Your help will be much appreciated. Snow & Ice by Quincy Troupe ice sheets sweep this slick mirrored dark place space as keys that turn in tight, trigger pain of

    asked by Tracey on April 12, 2007
  76. physics

    Need help with this short physics question there is a race betwen person A and person B. They both start at the same time, but B initial position is 10m left of peron A. person A travels 100 meters right in 20 seonds, Person Btravels 112.5 meters right in

    asked by jake on February 7, 2010
  77. English

    I have a question we were suppose to analyze The River by Bruce Springsteen in which a guy speaks of how the youthful dreams his girlfriend and him have had all disappeared. He remembers those dreams the way he remembers the way they used to go to the

    asked by Raymond on September 20, 2011
  78. English

    A successful narrative essay de-emphasizes or omits ________. A. the thesis statement B. unimportant details C. conflict D. dialogue Is it B?

    asked by Jay on February 27, 2015
  79. Vocabulary

    Prolific and Trivial A. Synonyms B. Antonyms C. Neither C is wrong so I think its B. am I correct?

    asked by quick help needed on June 2, 2016
  80. physics

    An escalator is 15.0 m long. If a person stands on the escalator, it takes 38.0 s to ride from the bottom to the top. (a) If a person walks up the moving escalator with a speed of 0.500 m/s relative to the escalator, how long does it take the person to get

    asked by Kelly on November 7, 2010
  81. social studies

    Rhetorical devices on a person idea or ideology

    asked by Reshma Sreehari on March 27, 2010
  82. Biology

    What are some analogies for Endoplasmic reticulum and Nuclear Reticulum Go here for endoplasmic reticulum

    asked by Kyle on December 30, 2006
  83. math

    This is the question and what I have so far is under it. "Given the length of a femur, f, in centimetres, a person’s height can be determined using the equation H=2.4f+61.4, where H is the height of the person in centimetres. Suppose this equation has a

    asked by Anonymous on September 16, 2014
  84. physics

    Can you please help me with this question? A person is flying through space with person B exactly 186000 miles behind. When person A wants to accelerate, he uses a flashlight to signal person B.This means they accelerate together and remain exactly

    asked by gayathri on January 22, 2011
  85. english

    How to write a passage using rhetorical devices on a person, idea or ideology

    asked by yangdond on June 24, 2011
  86. Manipal university

    Write a passage using rhetorical device on a person idea or ideology.

    asked by Reetu mele on September 27, 2011
  87. Career prep

    What might happen if a newly hired person filled out a w-4 form incorrectly a.That person could be placed in a job thats not suitable b.That person may have a larger tax bill to pay on income taxes c.That person might be arrested and deported d.That person

    asked by Honors Courses ONLY Mel❤nie on September 28, 2019
  88. functional english

    How can i describe three different scenarios where stress can build up and affect a person? Also i have no idea on how to start! please help?

    asked by Milly on January 1, 2011
  89. 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.

    asked by klar maesen on July 3, 2007
  90. Math

    what is the probability of winning assuming that the order is unimportant when I must choose 4 numbers from the numbers 1 through 17

    asked by bonnie on August 23, 2015
  91. College physics

    a person drives northward (90 degrees) at 15m/s in a truck that weighs 2500kg. a second person driving a car that weighs 1600 kg drives southwest (225 degrees) at 16 m/s. They have a perfectly inelastic collision. What is the direction and speed of the two

    asked by ben on November 22, 2015
  92. social studies

    Lloyd is sitting in the waiting area of a swank restaurant anticipating a dinner meeting with a new client whom he has never met. All he knows is that the new client is named Chris. When he first meets Chris, which one of the following pairs of

    asked by phia on January 17, 2013
  93. english

    write a passage (300 words)using rhetorical devices on a person,idea or ideology.

    asked by pat on March 23, 2010
  94. english

    using rhetorical devices write a passage(300 words) on a person, idea or ideology.

    asked by pat on March 23, 2010
  95. English

    Write a passage using rhetorical device on a person, idea or ideology(300 words)

    asked by priyanka on April 24, 2010
  96. bege101

    write a passage using rhetorical devices on a person ,idea or ideology in about 300 words

    asked by sonu on July 23, 2012
  97. Social Studies

    The idea that the English colonies could break the contract with their mother Country came from this Enlightened person

    asked by George Carl on April 24, 2018
  98. English rep of an algebraic problem

    Hello, I need HEEEELP. I need to create one statement in English representing an algebraic relationship. I think I have the right idea but not to sure. Thanks Have a great day!!! Why not tell us your idea and we can help you if it is the right idea or not.

    asked by Carrie on January 11, 2007
  99. English

    I have to answer these questions but i am confused...please help :) As flies to the wanton boys are we to the gods; they kill us for sport Metaphor Personification Hyperbole Litotes None of these I do not understand the sentence itself :( I wish I had a

    asked by Sandara on May 23, 2011
  100. Civics

    Which of the following describes the Enlightenment idea of natural law? The idea that people consent to government authority and in return the government protects their rights The idea that people are born with rights that no government can take away ***

    asked by jeje on January 19, 2015