Which statement about round characters is true? Round characters are dynamic, with multifaceted traits developed in their story lines. Round characters are the minor characters of a plot. Round characters are less important to the plot of a literary work. Round characters are static.
Identify the verbal and its function in the sentence: I would rather be sleeping! (5 points) It is a gerund functioning as a noun. It is a gerund functioning as a verb. It is an infinitive functioning as a noun. It is an infinitive functioning as a verb. Verbal : sleeping
Which theme does the story of Cupid and Psyche convey? You must be humble before you can achieve your greatest goals. If you are patient, faithful, and pure, good things will come to you. Have faith in those you love and don't let others tempt you into betraying the one you love. Beauty is a curse, and those who are vain will be brought down.
Which of the following is the most important consideration when planning your budget? A. Budget for expected events before unexpected expenses. B. Budget for your needs before your wants. C. Budget for unexpected events in before expected expenses. D. Budget for fixed expenses before flexible expenses.
Central idea: Utopians strive to make gold and silver less valuable. Which statement provides a critique of the central idea? A. The Utopians use gold to make chains and earrings for enslaved people. B. To show their disinterest in gold, Utopians drink from earthen cups. C. It is a waste to use gold for everyday purposes, because it is hard to find. D. Thomas More wrote during a time when gold was highly valued.
Which statement best describes how this plot event shapes Claudius? A.Laertes’s arrival renders Claudius remorseful and contrite. B.Laertes’s popular support increases Claudius’s insecurities. C.Laertes’s chaotic entrance makes Claudius become violent. D.Laertes’s demands prompt Claudius to change his politics.
Which comparison of Beowulf and Grendel is most accurate? *Grendel is characterized as sensitive in the poem, but he is characterized as cruel in the novel. *Both the poem and the novel are all about Grendel; he is the main character in both stories. *In the poem, Grendel seems like a heartless monster, but in the novel he is emotionally complex. *The poem and the novel are very similar, and both characterize Grendel in the same way.
In the Elizabethan great chain of being, which being was at the lowest rung of human society? A. the King B. the Knight C. the nobleman D. the common man
How can the topic "homework for students” be presented as an argument? Homework is an effective way to strengthen students’ understanding of new concepts. Homework is any school assignment completed at home without a teacher’s assistance. Many teachers assign nightly homework to students in elementary, middle, and high school. Modern teachers communicate using digital means, such as blogs, to post students’ homework assignments.
Take a look at these images from Sir Laurence Olivier’s adaptation of Hamlet.They show that Olivier’s Hamlet is very angry and forceful.They show that Olivier’s Hamlet is very thoughtful and analytical.They show that Olivier’s Hamlet is very sorrowful and pained.They show that Olivier’s Hamlet is very funny and comedic. What effect do these images have on Olivier’s adaptation of Hamlet? Download png
Which is a trait of readers’ theater? The audience members read aloud from books they have brought. The audience becomes actively involved in the play in some way. The actors read or recite lines before an audience with no setting. The actors speak spontaneously without rehearsing beforehand.
What clue in the poem “Exile” by Julia Alvarez reveals where the speaker lives? A. Family beach house B. Cuidad Trujillo C. Curfew-darkened D. Deserted airport
Which of the following are examples of indirect characterization of a main character? Select all that apply. A:what the main character says B:the thoughts of the main character C:a description of how the main character looks D:how another character reacts to the main character
Which of the following sentences from “and of clay are we created” best describes the relationship between Rolf Carl’s and his camera
When reading a memoir, how can a person recognize themes the author explores? A.) by asking a teacher or classmate for assistance B.) by noting the publisher information inside the front cover C.) by looking for facts and opinions that repeatedly show up D.) by creating a list of unfamiliar words from the memoir
Satire is best defined as. "a contradiction between what is said and what is really meant" "a description of something as being smaller or less than it really is" "the use of humor to emphasize the negative qualities of society" "the use of ridicule to emphasize a conflict between two ideas"
A reference in a text to another well-known text, person, event, or thing is called a(n) A. perspective B. attitude C. allusion D. narration
What is ironic about this excerpt from "Poetry" by Marianne Moore? Reading it, however, with a perfect contempt for it, one discovers in it after all, a place for the genuine. A.) The speaker does not change her view of always appreciating poetry. B.) The speaker does not change her view of feeling disdain for poetry. C.) The speaker says she enjoys poetry but then decides that there is no use for it. D.) The speaker says she dislikes poetry but then makes an argument in favor of it.
What do you need to do to avoid a floating quotation? A. rephrase each direct quotation in your own words B. give parenthetical citations for each direct quotation C. make sure each quotation is placed within a paragraph D. introduce and provide context for each quotation
Which monarch was the target of the Gunpowder Plot? A.) Elizabeth I B.) James I C.) Charles I D.) Charles II
In which sentence is the underlined phrase an adverb prepositional phrase? Amelia Earhart was the first woman to cross the Atlantic by plane. Amelia Earhart was born in Kansas in 1897. Amelia Earhart was one of two sisters. A lighthouse on Howland Island commemorates the disappearance of Amelia Earhart.
What is one aspect of a source that makes it credible? It is written by an authority on the topic. It was published over 25 years ago. It expresses a specific opinion about an issue. It has an interesting design. What is the starting point for research? Identifying a research question Locating sources Interviewing experts Creating an outline What is Boolean logic? A guide for conducting an interview A review of an argument A method for searching the internet A summary of an article,
QUICKLY PLZ! Which best describes the central conflict in “Ambush”? A. The narrator is bothered by the fact that he lied to his daughter. B. The narrator is haunted by the experience of killing another man. C. The narrator is tormented by the grave dangers he once faced. D. The narrator is frustrated by the empty assurances of Kiowa.
Which technique does Dickinson use in the phrase “Much Madness”? a)alliteration b)imagery c)rhyme d)enjambment
The main reason a person becomes a supervisor is A. work-related knowledge. B. personality. C. confidence. D. motivation.
5. Gerund phrases always end in –ing and are used as A. nouns. B. pronouns. C. adjectives. D. adverbs.
The Greek view of criticism is different from the common everyday sense in which the word is used. True False
The first step in using time more efficiently is A. limiting recreational activities. B. developing a plan. C. getting to bed earlier. D. studying how successful people use time
Which component is necessary to create an effective and debatable thesis statement? A. Anecdotes that capture the reader’s interest and persuade them to accept the argument B. A specific claim about a particular subject that must be proved with evidence C. A description of a particular subject that will help readers understand the topic. D. Quotes from experts that can be used as evidence to support the argument.
The Victorian Era is known as an age of __________. technological advances prosperity social reform feminist ideals
Who developed a critique of women's role as a "domestic goddess" in The Feminine Mystique? a. Alan Reisman b. J.D. Salinger c. Gloria Steinem d.Betty Friedan
Reargument was largely devoted to the circumstances surrounding the adoption of the Fourteenth Amendment in 1868. The Supreme Court studies the Fourteenth Amendment to determine the primary authors of the document. whether its intent has been compromised. how it has been interpreted in each state. whether it needs to be repealed.