How are Frankenstein and Prometheus alike A. Both Frankenstein and Prometheus were warned by a god not to defy natural laws. B. Both Frankenstein and Prometheus suffered punishment for their "gift" to humanity. C. Both Frankenstein and Prometheus were punished with physical torture by animals. D. Both Frankenstein and Prometheus had teachers who encouraged them in their pursuits.
2. In "Like the Sun," all of the following would be considered "casualties" of Sekhar's truth except his A) children B) colleagues C) wife D) headmaster
She played a woodwind instrument, the clarinet. How is the bolded word used? appositive infinitive participle gerund
Based on this passage, the scarlet ibis is a symbol of both fragility and loveliness. sadness and disgrace. desperation and defeat. rarity and hopefulness.
Which words from the excerpt best support the official nature of the document?“authorize” and “impose”“necessary” and “desirable”“appropriate” and “whatever”“right” and “person”
What is the purpose of the interviewers in Interview with Marielle Tsukamoto? A. by making judgments based on their age and ethnicity B. by examining who they are and what questions they ask C. by reviewing the grammar of the interviewers’ questions D. by providing a reason for the interviewers to talk to you
Which type of verb typically includes the word "to"? A. Present participle B. Past participle C. Past tense D. Infinitive
If a country attracts foreign investors by raising its interest rates, what is likely to happen? a. The country's exports are likely to increase. b. The country is likely to create a tariff. c. The inflation rate in the country is likely to increase. d. The value of the currency is likely to increase.
Which statements describe cultural influences? Florida is bordered by water on three sides. French is spoken in parts of Louisiana. Forests are cleared to provide space for cattle grazing. Male children are encouraged to attend the university. The longest river on the continent is located here. Birthdays are celebrated on January 1st. Per capita income of northern Buckland is more than $100,000.
Read the scenario below and answer the question that follows. During the play, one of Shakespeare’s main characters gives a long speech about his innermost thoughts and feelings. Which structure would Shakespeare use for this scenario? a. rhymed iambic pentameter b. blank verse c. prose d. stage directions
On which false premise does this excerpt rely? that a woman would be willing to pay her landlord rent that a woman would be willing to breed children to sell that a woman would be willing to keep the children she bears that a woman would be willing to take over her landlord’s business
Which of the following options show parallel construction? A. “Being happy,” “Being sad,” and “Being depressed” B. “To get rich,” “Getting lazy,” and “Being happy” C. “Telling a story,” “Being informed,” and “The end” D. “Face the music,” “Dancing in the rain,” and “Show your stuff”
Which best explains how the title of A Rumor of War can be considered a paradox? Those who experienced the war are the only ones who know the truth. Stories that are told during times of war should never fully be believed. Wars are far too real and large scale to ever be considered merely rumors. Rumors about the war were everywhere before the war officially began.
When a word has an emotion or attitude attached to it that's the word's A. Definition B. Connotation C. Origin D. Denotation
What does the term "invisible Web" refer to? A.The "invisible Web" is a subscription service available only to libraries and schools. B.The "invisible Web" refers to a large portion of the Web that regular search engines cannot find. C.The "invisible Web" is made of libraries that have scanned their books and put them online. D.The "invisible Web" is a database that can be accessed only through the Library of Congress.
The MOST important result of the Spanish American War was that it A) spread democracy to Latin America. B) secured a safe source of raw materials for US industry. C) guaranteed the independence of Mexico from Spanish control. Eliminate D) set up a colonial empire for the U.S. and set the U.S. on the road to empire.
Which best describes the Purkapile's marriage? Happy—they are in love and enjoy each other's company Resentful—they are together because Mrs. Purkapile won't get a divorce. Trusting—Mrs. Purkapile does not worry when her husband is away for a year. Indifferent—Mr. Purkapile wishes his wife would pay more attention to him.
What is the function of the verbal in the sentence? My goal is to skydive over the Grand Canyon. A) It is used as a noun B) It is used as a verb C) It is used as an adverb D) It is used as an adjective What type of verbal appears in the sentence? My goal is to skydive over the Grand Canyon. A) Adverb B) Gerund C) Participle D) Infinitive Question From: FLVS Thank you for whoever tried to help, I appreciate you. God bless you!
What helps a consumer determine the quantity of something to buy? marginal cost marginal error marginal benefit marginal comparison
Diction is what determines a poet's a. words and phrases. b. rhyme and meter. c. structure and sound. d. subject and theme.
Which of the following describes a universal theme? significant for people from many cultures specific to a certain time period significant for some groups of people specific to one culture
Which statement would the author of Shakespeare meets the 21st century agree with? A.Plays should be performed in a context that connects with a modern-day audience. B.Actors should adopt the proper pronunciation of the English language, which hides any accents. C.An interpretation of a character should be based more on the directors vision than the actors. D.Audiences are more passionate about modern-day plays than those written centuries ago.
Which sentence contains a collective noun? A.) the band came marching in B.) sandy marched to the mall C.) Alex plays the trumpet D.) Susie and her sister like to dance