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When writers use ___ in a claim, they use language that persuades the reader. -analytical data -personal anecdotes -rhetorical devices -statistical evidence

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Which practice was common among modernist poets A.writing in formal language B. Following strict meter C. Employing traditional forms D. Using experimental techniques

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Why does Mark Antony describe Brutus as “the noblest Roman of them all”

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Which line would be best to include in a summary of "Early Victorian Tea Set”?British citizens should not have been so aggressive when planting tea in India.Do you like to drink tea? Me, too! This chapter is about tea in Great Britain.I disagree with MacGregor’s opinion that the quest for tea caused much violence worldwide.MacGregor shows that the British desire for tea changed many nations around the world.

Kaitlin Dean

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A lens can simply be a curved piece of glass. False True

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A reference in a text to another well known text person event or thing is called an?

Alexa Spicer

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The directive of an essay question.... a. Guides the essay response c. Identifies how to start each paragraph b. Describes what the essay should be about d. Guides the teacher in grading the essay which one is it?? HELP please

Mindee Nelson

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William Lloyd Garrison’s The Liberator was known for appealing to its readers’ sense of A. moral correctness. B. modern convenience. C. economic concern. D. social status.

Kaitlin Dean

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Based on the description and image above, what kind of magazine is The American Economic Review? substantive periodical scholarly popular

Melissa Norris

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A speaker uses logos to persuade the audience when adding points of emphasis to appeal to emotions. relying on credible sources to strengthen an argument. showing how evidence and ideas are linked together. using a passionate tone to support an important point.

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The purpose of a prologue in a drama is to tell about the characters, setting, and a. climax b. rising action c. falling action d. problem

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In "Kubla Khan," the pleasure-dome most likely represents __________.

James Washington

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What does this excerpt from Shakespeare's twelfth night reveal about duke orsino

Theresa Perry

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How does the thesis statement aid the writer? It provides an unchanging snapshot of the contents of the essay. It guides the planning, research, and writing of the essay. It promises the scope, purpose, and direction of the essay. It provides a debatable assertion that helps the writer form opinions.

Dana Keller

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What does this interaction reveal about Cassius’ motivations? A.Cassius is motivated by jealousy and thinks Antony is not smart. B.Cassius is best friends with Antony and wants to spare him the pain of Caesar’s death. C.Cassius does not want to participate in the assassination plot. D.Cassius is motivated by his greed for increased political power and does not want Antony to get the power.

Timothy Norman

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. Antigone’s death causes the audience to feel __________.. . . animosity toward Creon. . anger toward Haemon. . distrust toward the gods. . disrespect toward Antigone

Melissa Norris

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The three men Crassus, Pompey, and Caesar joined together as a __________ to lead the empire.

Bethany Evans

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The MLA format requires that you use which of the following methods of in-text citation? A. Reference-page method B. Citation-page method C. Author-page method D. Title-page method

Megan Page

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What does the acronym CARS stand for? A) Consistency, accuracy, reasonableness, and support B) Consistency, accuracy, reliability, and support C) Credibility, accuracy, reasonableness, and support D) Credibility, accuracy, reliability, and support

Kathy Robinson

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During a magazine review, you scan magazine images and articles to _____. generate essay topics compare word choice find grammatical errors conduct a looping exercise

Ross Pratt

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Which best states how the structures of the excerpts are similar

Ashley Howard

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Which poem has the rhythm of marching? psalm of life or auspex

Eric Morgan

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If Wachovia® needed to borrow money, the bank manager would contact the Federal Open Market Committee Federal Reserve Regional Bank Board of Governors Member Bank

Kaitlin Dean

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What is the main idea of tiny tutor? A compare/contrast paragraph can include description. A paragraph developed by reason can use definition. A paragraph can use more than one method ofdevelopment The main idea of the Tiny Tutor is a paragraph can use more than one method of development

Kyle Mckinney

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What is a nonficton novel?

Deborah Edwards

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In the context of literature, what does the term parallax mean? a.the rejection of the quest for meaning in the world b.the use of one narrative to contextualize another c.the use of multiple perspectives in a single book d.the postmodern feature of integrating art and life

Donald Ward

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One way to ensure that your essay does what you set out to do is to _____. edit for grammatical errors prepare a writing portfolio restate your introduction in your own words identify sentences that connect to your purpose

Ashley Howard

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Central idea: People in Utopia care about the common good. Which statement provides a critique of the central idea? Extra food and resources are given to poor communities. More wrote Utopia to encourage more equality in society. Slavery shows that not everyone in Utopia is treated equally. Gold and silver chains are worn by enslaved people in Utopia.

Theresa Perry

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The Tragedy of Julius Caesar is classified as a __________. poem play novel short story

Ralph Lopez

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What is a common element of postmodern plays? A. Repetition and circularity B. Explicit Sexuality C. Bawdy Humor D. Classical themes.

Megan Page

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Blank verse is always A. epic. B. unrhymed. C. irregular. D. rhymed.

Jeremy Wood

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The question "How does the author say what he says" is a question of _____. a) Interpretation b) Analysis c) Evaluation Explain why this is correct.

Tara Andrews

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What is the climax in Willa Cather's short story "Paul's Case"? A. Paul reads about his theft in the newspaper. B. Paul takes the train to New York. C. Paul meets the boy from Yale. D. Paul jumps in front of the train.

Ross Pratt

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Which sentence contains a collective noun? i saved my allowance to buy a video game one eighth of my allowance goes to savings i earn allowance by watching my baby sister i love spending my allowance on games

Daniel King

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Deciding on the narrative point of view means that an author must choose a. when the story is taking place. b. who is telling the story. c. where the main character is from. d. how long the story is going to be.

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Which best describes one theme of both "a man said to the universe" and "sympathy"? the environment is indifferent to the individual. the individual is more powerful than the environment. an individual’s place in the world is determined by his or her environment. an individual affects society, just as a society influences individuals.

Heather Maxwell

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Which character trait fits best the character Jing-mei Woo from the story "Two Kinds" by Amy Tan? A. dangerous B. greedy C. miserable D. glamorous

Jeffrey Rodriguez

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Cars entering our field of vision from the side require the use of ___________. A. peripheral vision B. central vision C. both peripheral and central vision D. common sense

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Which idea is typically associated with the word “spade”?

Alexa Spicer

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Which of the following statements would be suitable as a thesis statement for a persuasive essay?. A) As a taxpayer, I get very upset when the government raises interest rates.. B) The state should increase drivers' registration fees to pay for the new highway overpass.. C) Lightning has been known to strike in the most unusual places.. D) Soccer is a popular sport in many countries..

Jeremy Wood

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How does the form of "Song of Myself" help the poem communicate its theme? By moving forward without formal restraints, the poet justifies expressions of freedom in the work. The division of the poem into sections makes the poem more entertaining and more communicative. The presentation of several points of view makes the theme more memorable. The poem’s longer length forces the reader to accept the theme as truth.

Ronald Miller

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Word picturing is a strategy that helps

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Which sentence contains a verb in the passive voice? A.At noon, go outside and chant "hoodie-hoo." B.How do you celebrate Hoodie-Hoo Day? C.Hoodie-Hoo Day is celebrated at noon by chanting "hoodie-hoo." D.People living in the Northern hemisphere celebrate Hoodie-Hoo Day.

Roger Moore

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Which of the following is a key reason to include hyperbole in a literary work? I. to add humor Il. to heighten effect III. to create suspense

Bethany Evans

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Which phrase defines a “special interest group” best? a group of people who work for the same company. individuals or organizations that share common concerns. individuals who share similar interests or hobbies. a group comprised of members who have won an award.

Dana Keller

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Where should you look to find contact information about a company? I. on the company website II. at your local library III. in the Federal Citizen Information Center directory A)I only B)I and II C).I, II, and III D) III only

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What type of poetry often begins by announcing the subject and asking a muse for help

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Which statements are examples of characterization? Check all that apply. “I don’t think your joke is funny,” she huffed, glowering at her friend. The tardy bell rang, but he sauntered to class unconcerned. The house loomed ominously on the hill; no occupants were visible. She waited patiently as she carefully adjusted the telescope. The town’s laws required that all teenagers be home by 11 p.m.

Zach Chandler

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Which fits in a pentad under the category of agencies

Dana Keller

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