# Think about the dialogue between Father William and his son. In a paragraph, discuss what this poem has to tell the reader about youth and old age. In making your points, cite three details from the poem. (Cannot provide poem

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1. ## logic

A son and his father take a daily walk up a hill. It is 1.5 km to the top of the hill. As the father gets older he can only walk half the speed of his son. So they start together but the father trails his son. The father reaches the halfway point when the

asked by Dell on December 1, 2011
2. ## NEED HELP...how do i draw a visual for this ques?

A son and his father take a daily walk up a hill. It is 1.5 km to the top of the hill. As the father gets older he can only walk half the speed of his son. So they start together but the father trails his son. The father reaches the halfway point when the

asked by Dell on December 6, 2011
3. ## physics

A father racing his son has half the kinetic energy of the son, who has half the mass of the father. The father speeds up by 1 m/s and then has the same kinetic energy as the son. What are the original speeds a) of the father? b) of the son? I know that

asked by Chris on December 14, 2006
4. ## English

Please check my answer. I'm not sure which is right because I'm pretty sure every father feels the need to do all of the below. Read the following sentence from "No Dogs Bark." "I'll get you to Tonaya. There I'll find somebody to take care of you. They say

asked by jaycee on September 15, 2014

John Updike's short story entitled "Son" covers four generations, correct-great grandfather, grandfather, father and son, correct? I dogpiled this and can't find anything on it. If anyone can direct me paragraph- by paragraph who is being spoken about, I'd

asked by Jillian on February 17, 2011

I have a question about the short story "Son" by John Updike. I have research this and read it but find it very confusing-I have two answers totally eliminated and would just like some input-Thank you so much Is "Son told in a.order from the contemporary

asked by Rachel on March 13, 2011
7. ## math

In the Malagasay Indian tribes, it is against the law for a son to be taller than his father. If a son is taller, he must give his father money or an ox. Suppose a father is 5 feet 10 1/2 inches tall and his son 5 feet 6 3/4 inches tall. How many more

asked by gary on June 18, 2012
8. ## math

The age of a man and his son adds up to 36years old.if the father is 30years more than his son .how old is the father and the son?

asked by john on April 4, 2016
9. ## English

Read the following sentences from "Marriage is a Private Affair." ""I owe it to you, my son, as a duty to show what is right and what is wrong. Whoever put this idea into your head might as well have cut your throat. It is Satan's work." He waved his son

asked by kale on January 11, 2019
10. ## English

Can someone check my answer please? Read the following sentences from "Marriage is a Private Affair." ""I owe it to you, my son, as a duty to show what is right and what is wrong. Whoever put this idea into your head might as well have cut your throat. It

asked by Amelia on January 14, 2020
11. ## physics

A father (m= 90 kg) and son (m= 45 kg) are standing facing each other on a frozen pond. The son pushes on the father and finds himself moving backward at 3 after they have separated. How fast is the father moving?

asked by anonymous on March 11, 2014
12. ## Physics Concepts

A father racing his son has one-third the kinetic energy of the son, who has two-fifths the mass of the father. The father speeds up by 1.5 m/s and then has the same kinetic energy as the son. What is the Father's initial speed? What is the Son's initial

asked by Bill on March 5, 2011
13. ## physics

A father racing his son has 1/3 the kinetic energy of the son, who has 1/3 the mass of the father. The father speeds up by 1.4 m/s and then has the same kinetic energy as the son. What are the original speeds of (a) the father and (b) the son?

asked by nan on October 3, 2011
14. ## physics

A father racing his son has 1/3 the kinetic energy of the son, who has 1/4 the mass of the father. The father speeds up by 1.8 m/s and then has the same kinetic energy as the son. What are the original speeds of (a) the father and (b) the son?

asked by wee on November 18, 2013
15. ## Mathematics

Two years hence,a father will be six times as old as his son.Three years ago,the father was five times as old as his son will be twoyears hence,find the present ages of father and son

asked by Bhawana on July 18, 2016
16. ## math

When a woman is as old as her father is now, she will be five times as old as her son is now. By then, her son will be eight years older than she is now. The combined ages of her father and herself are 100 years. How old is her son?

asked by ael on September 20, 2011
17. ## Concept of Ration

A father distrubes R500.00 between his three sons that the eldest son gets twice as much as the second son, who in turn, gets as much as the youngest son. Using the Concept of Ratio, determine the amount that each son gets

asked by TL Matabane on April 28, 2010
18. ## english

In a Word document, write a narrative paragraph that uses dialogue. The paragraph should demonstrate your ability to use sentence variety and proper punctuation. Your audience is your classmates. Begin with a 2-3 sentence description of the scene. Then add

asked by lakesha on November 28, 2010
19. ## Physics

A father racing his son has one-third the kinetic energy of the son, who has two-fifths the mass of the father. The father speeds up by 2.5 m/s and then has the same kinetic energy as the son.

asked by Sam on October 28, 2010
20. ## math

a father is 7times as old as his son .two years ago,the father was 13times as old as his son.how old tyey are now?

asked by akshat on August 21, 2014
21. ## Math

The sum of the ages of a father and his son is 62 years. 15 years ago, the father was 7 times as old as his son. How old is the son now?

asked by Saras on June 17, 2016
22. ## English 9

I have a question about the short story "Son" by John Updike. Is "Son told in a.order from the contemporary father and his memories and reflections b.reverse chronological order, from past to present c.fragments that are set in different time periods and

asked by Rachel B. on March 13, 2011
23. ## Math

Ten years ago the age of the father was four times of his son. Ten years hence the age of the father will be twice that of his son. The present ages of father & son are?

asked by Ana on November 21, 2016
24. ## mathematics

The age of the father is five times the age of the son.if the total ages of the father and son is 78, find the ages of the father and son.

asked by mitchell on December 21, 2015
25. ## College Math

A certain man spent 10% of his life in childhood and 20% of his life as a young adult at which time he married his lovely bride. Five years later his son was born. His son lived to be half the age of his father when his father died. The man died ten years

asked by Jess on September 29, 2008
26. ## English

Why does the Rabbi's son abandon his father on the march to Buchenwald? He believes his father is better off without him. He wants to be free from the responsibility of his father. He doesn't want to tell his father he doesn't believe in God.

asked by Jessica on March 29, 2016
27. ## math

A father is now three times as old as his son, twelve years ago he was six times as old as his son. how old are the son and the father?

asked by prosofyna on November 7, 2015
28. ## Word problem help plz

The sum of the age of father and son is 99.if the age of the son is added to the inverted age of the father,the sum is 72.if the inverted age of the son is subtracted from the age of the father.the difference is 28...what are there age? plz help i do not

asked by Collins on January 4, 2016
29. ## English

Please check my answers :) The passage is The Miracle Worker by William Gibson. *** Means my answer 1)What does Annie's dialogue in the passage reveal about her character? A) She is proud and indifferent B) She is sarcastic and cynical C) She is timid and

asked by Alexia Smith on May 2, 2016
30. ## problems on age

1. The sum of ages of father and son is 64 years. Father says to son, “I am 5 times as old as you were when I was of your age.” What is the sum of digits of son’s age?

asked by Ashish on March 9, 2016
31. ## math

the sum total of the ages of the son and his father is 58 years.if 7 years after the ratio of the ages of the son and father will be 1:3,then what is the age of son now?

32. ## Math

1. The sum of ages of father and son is 64 years. Father says to son, “I am 5 times as old as you were when I was of your age.” What is the sum of digits of son’s age?

asked by Ashish on March 9, 2016
33. ## Can someone edit my paragraph?

A young man prepares to graduate from college. He expects his father to buy him the car he always admired for his graduation. His father talks to him and the father tells him he loves and is proud of him. The father gives the young man a beautiful wrapped

asked by Anonymous on December 5, 2007
34. ## english

hi everyone someone can say me if my dialogue it's good and say me also about the fault:)thnaks This scene takes place at Brian's parents home. Banks informs his wife about the call he has just had with their son "Sandra you can come and sit down next to

asked by yuna on November 1, 2011
35. ## Lit

In "Follower" the person who follows is. both father and son. but in the last stanza the father is stumbling behind the son. the next to last stanza the boy says "all I ever did was follow"

asked by Anonymous on August 12, 2008
36. ## parents, Finances, and School-Age Children

Which one of the following groups of people is an example of a reconstituted family? A. Father, mother, adopted children B. Mother, mother's sister, mother's son, mother's sister's daughter C. Father, mother, son, daughter D. Mother, father, son from

asked by Amanda on November 20, 2014
37. ## Algebra

At a local park, there is a large circular fountain feature that is 50 feet across, surrounded by a path that is 8ft wide. A father and son plan to have a “friendly” race around the path. To be fair, the father agrees to run around the outside circle

asked by kim on March 18, 2012
38. ## Algebra

At a local park, there is a large circular fountain feature that is 50 feet across, surrounded by a path that is 8ft wide. A father and son plan to have a “friendly” race around the path. To be fair, the father agrees to run around the outside circle

asked by kim on March 18, 2012
39. ## Physics

A father and son sitting on opposite sides of a seesaw balance each other. What is the father's weight if he is seated at 0.5m away from fulcrum and son is seated at 1.5m away from the fulcrum and weighs 200N?

asked by Saria on March 8, 2017
40. ## maths

the ages of a son and father are in ratio 3:8. If the son is 35 years younger than his father find their ages.

asked by riaan on April 13, 2013
41. ## math

the ages of a son and father are in the ratio 3:8. if the son is 35 years younger than his father. find their ages.

asked by joe on March 28, 2013
42. ## math

ages of a father and son together are90.if the age son is doubled it will exceed the father's age by 15 years.find the age of each

asked by anju on August 15, 2016
43. ## Math

At present, the sum of the ages of a father and his son is 33 years. Determine the smallest number of years until the father's age is 4 times the son's age.

asked by Student on September 13, 2015
44. ## Physics

A father pulls his son, whose mass is 27.3 kg and who is sitting on a swing with ropes of length 2.85 m, backward until the ropes make an angle of 36.8° with respect to the vertical. He then releases his son from rest. What is the speed of the son at the

asked by Anonymous on October 24, 2014
45. ## Physics

A father pulls his son, whose mass is 26.7 kg and who is sitting on a swing with ropes of length 3.27 m, backward until the ropes make an angle of 35.6° with respect to the vertical. He then releases his son from rest. What is the speed of the son at the

asked by Charlie on October 21, 2014
46. ## Physics

A father pulls his son, whos mass is 25 kg and who is sitting on a swing with ropes of length 3 meters, backward until the ropes make an angle of 33.6 degrees with respect to the vertical. He then releases his son from rest. What is the speed of the son at

asked by Khalid on December 18, 2015
47. ## Physics

A father pulls his son, whos mass is 25 kg and who is sitting on a swing with ropes of length 3 meters, backward until the ropes make an angle of 33.6 degrees with respect to the vertical. He then releases his son from rest. What is the speed of the son at

asked by Khalid on December 17, 2015
48. ## maths class8

a father is four timrs as old as his son.5 years ago he was 7times as old as his son was.What is sons present age

asked by poushali das on February 10, 2016
49. ## maths

a father is four timrs as old as his son.5 years ago he was 7times as old as his son was.What is sons present age

asked by poushali das on February 10, 2016
50. ## Math

The sum of the ages of a father and a his son is 72 years. After 2 years, father will be 4 years less than 3 times the age of his son. Find their present ages.

asked by Koyal on May 21, 2016
51. ## Physics

A father pulls his son, whose mass is 26.7 kg and who is sitting on a swing with ropes of length 3.27 m, backward until the ropes make an angle of 35.6° with respect to the vertical. He then releases his son from rest. What is the speed of the son at the

asked by Charlie on October 21, 2014
52. ## Math

Translate this situation into a system of equations of the first degree in two variables and make sure you identify the variables clearly: Today, the difference in age between a father and his son is 23 years. Two years from now, the father's age will be

asked by Danielle on January 17, 2013
53. ## Math

Paul is 12. His father is 33. How many years ago was the father 4 times as old as the son?

asked by Zak on May 25, 2010
54. ## 3 grade english ms sue

ADJECTIVES AND ARTICES DIRECTIONS COMPLETE EACH SENTENCE BY ADDING AN ADJECTIVE. WRITE THE NEW SENTENCE. 1- Everyone wore________ clothes to the party. my son write- everyone wore the colthes to the party. 2- Amy had on her _____ blouse. my son write- Amy

asked by dw on April 17, 2012
55. ## Math

The ages of a father and son are in the ratio of 8:3. If the farther is 48, how old is the son?

asked by Marcia on October 25, 2016
56. ## books

IMAGINE THAT YOU ARE THE FATHER OF A SON.WRITE A POEM ABOUT SON

asked by roj on June 11, 2008
57. ## english

Can someone proofread a paragraph of my essay? This is my second revision, and I'm trying to make sure there are no subject/verb shifts. Stevens’ definition of dignity also forces him to forego a close relationship with his father. Stevens Sr. is a

asked by Alexa on November 24, 2006
58. ## algebra

The combined age of a father and his two sons is 50 years. Four years ago the father was eight times as old as his older son. Four years from now he will be 4 times as old as his younger son. Find the age of each at present. I found that the ages are 36,

asked by Age Problem Help on April 5, 2015
59. ## Maths

A father was three times as old as his son fifteen years ago and four times his sons age nineteen years ago. When was the father twice as old as the son?

asked by Martin on April 30, 2017
60. ## problem solving

1) Three generations the grandson is about as many days old as the son is in weeks. The grandson is approximately as many months old as the father is in years. The ages of the grandson, the son, and the father add up to 120 years. What are their ages in

asked by deli on September 14, 2008
61. ## English

1. He takes after his father. 2. He resembles his father. 3. He is similar to his father. 4. He looks like his father. (Are they all the same in meaning? Do you have other similar expressions) 5. Let's discuss the matter. 6. Let's talk over the matter. 7.

asked by rfvv on August 12, 2016
62. ## English

1.Which of the following sentences is punctuated correctly ? A.Zeus , the king of the gods , is father of Athena*** B.Zeus the king of the gods , is father of Athena C.Zeus, the king of the gods is father to Athena D.Zeus the king of the gods is father ,

asked by GummyBears on November 22, 2015
63. ## Physics

William Tell must split the apple atop his son’s head from a distance of 45.1m. When William aims directly at the apple, the arrow is horizontal. At what angle must he aim it to hit the apple if the arrow travels at a speed of 45.956m/s

asked by Rose on October 30, 2016
64. ## Physics

A father pulls his son, whos mass is 25 kg and who is sitting on a swing with ropes of length 3 meters, backward until the ropes make an angle of 33.6 degrees with respect to the vertical. He then releases his son from rest. What is the speed of the son at

asked by Khalid on December 18, 2015
65. ## Science

Both a father and mother have dimples. Their son has dimples, but their daughter does not. Which genes, DD, Dd, or dd, does each family member have? Father and Mother= DD Son= Dd Daughter=dd

asked by Hayden on December 1, 2014
66. ## maths

A farmer had a plot in the shape of a parallelogram. He divided into three equal parts, each of which was a separate parallelogram. He then gave his son one-third of the land. The son, who realized that the district in which he lived had no school, decided

asked by anoynomous on March 10, 2013
67. ## English

Average Sized Paragraph on Cal Hockley (Titanic)? Could you include some of these? Who are they (Background) What they look like There personality Relationships with other characters How others feel about him You could discuss the film techniques James

asked by Katie! on November 14, 2012
68. ## physics

William Tell shoots an apple from his son's head.The speed of the 125-g arrow just before it strikes the apple is 25.0m/s, and the time of impact it is travelling horizontally.If the arrow strikes in the apple and the Arrow/Apple combination strikes 8.50m

asked by Ryan on October 28, 2009
69. ## Lang Arts

One way in which playwrights develop characters is through dialogue. Define dialogue. Then choose Alice or Humpty Dumpty from Alice in Wonderland. Analyze how the character is developed through dialogue. Describe the character and explain at least two

asked by _mixed.ray_ on May 8, 2018
70. ## Algebra

A father is 30 yrs old and his son is 5 yrs old. In how many years will the father be twice as old as the son?

asked by Azrael santi on August 1, 2018
71. ## Math

Five years ago, a father was 3 times as old as his son. Now, their combined ages amount to 110 years. Thus, the present age of the father is?

asked by Joseph on September 4, 2017
72. ## LA

One way in which playwrights develop characters is through dialogue. Define dialogue. Then choose Alice or Humpty Dumpty from Alice in Wonderland. Analyze how the character is developed through dialogue. Describe the character and explain at least two

asked by io on May 25, 2018
73. ## maths

The ratio of father's age and son's age is 8:3. If the sum of their ages is 55 years, how old is the son ?

asked by sivasankari.s on January 6, 2019
74. ## English Literature

In the story "No Dogs Bark", the noise of the barking dogs most likely symbolizes a. the death of Ignacio's mother b. the direction and location of Tonaya c. the son's declining physical condition d. the breakdown in communication between father and

asked by Anonymous on August 8, 2018
75. ## English

One way in which playwrights develop characters is through dialogue. Define dialogue. Then choose Alice or Humpty Dumpty from Alice in Wonderland. Analyze how the character is developed through dialogue. Describe the character and explain at least two

asked by Love WINS on May 17, 2019

the difference between a father's age and his son's age if the father's age is three times his son's age

asked by lele on April 30, 2009

the difference between a father's age and his son's age if the father's age is three times his son's age

asked by lele on April 30, 2009
78. ## english

The paragraph should demonstrate your ability to use sentence variety and proper punctuation. Your audience is your classmates. Begin with a 2-3 sentence description of the scene. Then add 6-8 lines of dialogue to complete your narrative. Use a variety of

asked by reeves on November 29, 2010
79. ## English

My 1st grade son needs to write a paragraph but is having a very hard time grasping the concept. How can I help him with this? He doesn't under stand that the paragraph has to blend/flow and be about the same topic all the way through. What shoudl I do?

asked by Jennifer on March 15, 2011
80. ## Honors English 10A

Which of the following generalizations BEST applies to "The Third Bank of the River"? a. Family members often know each other the least. b. The bond between a father and his son is unbreakable. c. Sons feel the pressure to follow in their father's

asked by Batman Baby on October 11, 2017
81. ## Social Studies

- In a single paragraph, describe the key differences between indexes and scales. In a second paragraph, discuss their relative strengths and weaknesses.

asked by Sergey on March 5, 2014
82. ## English

I forgot to include the following three sentences. Thank you vry much for your help! 10) In this letter emerges the conflict between low class and aristocracy, embodied by the son of Pamela’s mistress. 11) Pamela’s father suggests she should be careful

asked by Franco on May 2, 2010
83. ## math

Ten years ago,father was twelve times as old as his son and ten years from now,he will be twice as old as his son. Find the present age

asked by micheal on June 5, 2016
84. ## maths-parallelogram

A farmer had a plot in the shape of a parallelogram. He divided into three equal parts, each of which was a separate parallelogram. He then gave his son one-third of the land. The son, who realized that the district in which he lived had no school, decided

asked by anoynomous on March 11, 2013
85. ## maths-parallelogram

A farmer had a plot in the shape of a parallelogram. He divided into three equal parts, each of which was a separate parallelogram. He then gave his son one-third of the land. The son, who realized that the district in which he lived had no school, decided

asked by anoynomous on March 11, 2013
86. ## Algebra (Age Problem)

A man is 6 times as old as his son. In 4 years he will be 4 times as old as his son. How old is the father now?

asked by Nikko on February 13, 2014
87. ## language arts

What does Annie's dialogue in the passage reveal about her character? a.she is proud and indifferent b.she is sarcastic and cynical c.she is timid and nervous d.she is confident and persistent from the miracle worker by William Gibson act 3 please help

asked by lisa on May 1, 2016
88. ## language arts

What does Annie's dialogue in the passage reveal about her character? a.she is proud and indifferent b.she is sarcastic and cynical c.she is timid and nervous d.she is confident and persistent from the miracle worker by William Gibson act 3 please help

asked by lisa on May 2, 2016
89. ## English

English essay help; any ideas? "In the story "A Devoted Son" by Anita Desai, Rakesh, the son, touches his father Varma's feet. What is the significance of this, and how does it change as the story progresses? I need some help with this one, as when

asked by solar on May 17, 2016
90. ## Physics

A father and son were both pulling a red wagon at a magnitude of 61 lbs. at 139 degrees . The son pulled at a magnitude of 22 lbs. What was the magnitude of the fathers force ( component vector ?

asked by Liz on January 17, 2017
91. ## sciology college course

1. A dad holds five coins in his hand. He tells his son that if he can guess the amount of money he is holding within 5% percentage error he can have the money. The son guesses that he is holding 81 cents. The dad opens his hand and displays 90 cents. Did

asked by sucker 1 on April 14, 2013
92. ## I need 2 get these prob. b4 they get 2 me on test!

A father gives his son a ride by pulling a sled across the rough snow. The father runs across the snow with a constant acceleration while pulling the sled at F = 75.0 N, at 30 deg. above the horizontal. The combined mass the sled and son is 30.0 kg. The

asked by Matt (Newton's laws) on February 20, 2007
93. ## Kathie

In four years' time, a father will be three times as old as his son. Six years ago, he was seven times as old as his son. How old are they now? Explain your workings. Thanks

asked by Mathematics on January 11, 2012
94. ## biology

a woman whose father had hemophilia and whose mother was normal married a man whose father did not have hemophilia but whose mother did . if the couple's first child was a son what are the chances that he would show the trait of hemophilia?

asked by gwen on June 19, 2013
95. ## sci 207

1. A dad holds five coins in his hand. He tells his son that if he can guess the amount of money he is holding within 5% error he can have the money. The son guesses that he is holding 81 cents. The dad opens his hand and displays 90 cents. Did the son

asked by Anonymous on July 21, 2013

Sorry for bugging you guys.. But can someone proof read this paragraph. Ohio Sen. Rob Portman is the first Republican senator to endorse same-sex marriage. Portman changed his views on same-sex marriage once he learned his son is gay. " I want all my

asked by Blaze on April 3, 2013
97. ## Math

A father who is 42 years old has a son and a daughter. The daughter is three times as old as the son. In 10 years the sum of all their ages will be 100 years. How old are the two siblings at present? Please help quick!

asked by Ray on May 10, 2016
98. ## english

i am having troubles on what to right for the conflict and resolution can someone tell me what they are ? Thanks My Stepmother by Thanh Nguyen When my stepmother first came, her eyes were sharp and bright as little knives. Her youth and my childhood ran

asked by josh anderson on April 2, 2014
99. ## Algebra

If the father's age in 3 years will be twice the son's age 4 years ago, and if the sum of their ages now is 106, how old is the father now?

asked by BLAH on January 5, 2017
100. ## history

what is a line of rulers that passes power from father to son It could be a hereditary monarchy or a dynasty. It can also be primogeniture if the power and lands pass to the oldest son. Please not #2 below which is taken from an online dictioary. Main

asked by alicia on August 15, 2007