If you invented something that used light, what root word would likely be in your invention's name? Astro Lum Phon Vis
Which two groups fought the Boer War? A.the British and the Germans B.the French and the Anglo-Indians C.the French and British settlers in Africa D.the Dutch Afrikaners and the British
After the crew takes over the Adventurer, what do they finally decide to do with Gulliver? A.) send him back to England on a small ship B.) leave him stranded on an unknown island C.) make him the captain of the ship once again D.) imprison him until they arrive at their destination
The underlined word emerges as a key term in the preface because johnson? A. Hints at the economic importance of his dictionary B. Hopes that his dictionary will enlighten the uneducated. C. Seeks literary recognition for his publication D. Strives to emphasize the effort his dictionary required.
In the Odyssey, Part II, Odysseus went to Circe, from _____ he was promised his freedom 1. Who 2. Whom 3. Whose
Which of the following describes an important quality of research writing Answers are Objective Historic Subjective Imaginative
Which best describes swifts purpose for writing "A modest proposal" A-to thoroughly explain his proposal with the hope of solving the problem of poverty in England B-to inform society of a serious issue with the hope of inspiring impoverished people to find jobs C-to entertain readers with a humorous tale with the hope of creating laughter during a dark time D-to criticize England’s treatment of the Irish with the hope of bringing about societal change
Which of the following means the same as "concurrent" powers? a. delegated b. reserved c. implied d. shared
The setting of the poem "thoughts of hanoi" mostly contributes to an overall mood of? hope resentment resolve uncertainty
This is TRUE about textual features in business documents. A.) Textual features act as signposts, or clues, to help readers of business documents B.) Textual features are things that complicate business documents, making them harder to read and understand C.) Textual features are only found in electronic business documents D.) Textual features are unrelated to how a document looks
In the poem “Ozymandias” by Percy Bysshe Shelley, how are the words on the pedestal of Ozymandias’s statue ironic?
Which word or phrase from the passage signals that the authors conclusion follows? “In a sense, we are all waiting for something to happen, even though we don’t know what it is. However, we do sometimes get clues from the events we experience as to what is coming next. Therefore, we’re not wandering blindly through life-not entirely, anyway.
Which will best help Markus understand the central ideas as he reads? finding a single concept that links the lines together marking the rhyme scheme with lowercase letters counting all the stressed and unstressed syllables skipping words that are unfamiliar or difficult to read
Was the Articles of Confederation based on the principle of separation of powers? No, because it only created one legislative branch. Yes, because it made three branches of government. No, because it did not create a separate judicial branch. Yes, because it made a legislative branch and a strong executive.
Which part of plot is also called the exposition? A introduction B rising action C falling action D climax
In order to help an interviewer remember you, it is recommended to __________.. . . . a. . . Ask the interviewer personal questions . . . b. . . Brag about your accomplishments . . . c. . . Tell a compelling story about yourself . . . d. . . Tell the interview you have to leave early .
Based on your knowledge of word parts, which sentence uses the word introspection correctly? A. Because of his experience as a firefighter, Matthew provided a unique introspection. B. Gillian stood up straight and braced herself for her mother's introspection of her outfit. C. Samuel waited patiently for the contractors to come and perform the building introspection. D. After some soul-searching and introspection, Peter knew that it was time for him to move on.
Which verb form is used to indicate the progressive tense? A verb + -ed B be + verb + -ing C have + been + verb + -ing D have + verb + -ed
Which statements accurately compare Beowulf and Grendel? Check all that apply. Both works are written in an Old English poetic style. Beowulf characterizes Grendel as bloodthirsty, but Grendel shows Grendel’s gentler side. Beowulf is sympathetic to the humans, while Grendel shows the monster’s perspective. Both works focus primarily on the hero, Beowulf. Beowulf is a contemporary version of an old tale, while Grendel is based on oral tradition.
What type of sound effect would not foreshadow a dark event? A. Choir singing B. Bell tolling C. Door creaking D. Slow knocking
Which statement best summarizes a central idea in Infinite Jest? An individual’s true nature can be accurately defined only by external cultures and settings. Outside observation is a more valid measure of reality than interpretations based on personal experience are. A person’s inner self often struggles to overcome external definitions of self-imposed by the outside world. There is only one true reality, and it is separate from people’s personal and social perceptions.