A playwright's use of meter helps the audience by: a. providing a chance for the audience to laugh and relieve tension. b. explaining elements of the plot that may have been difficult to understand. c. educating the audience about events that happened before the play began. d. grabbing the audience's attention and making the play easier to follow.
Which skill in the SQ4R method involves previewing the book's features and contests? A- survey B- recite C- record D- question
Which line from the excerpt supports the conclusion that Odysseus cares for his men? A.They fell in, soon enough, with Lotus-Eaters, B.offering the sweet Lotus to our friends— C.they longed to stay forever, browsing on D.I drove them, all three wailing, to the ships,
Which statement about social networking sites is false? Your personal information is protected from identity theft. Business and social profiles should be kept separate. Your privacy settings need to be updated regularly. It is wise to be prudent when posting photos.
Into what genre would you place a book of fairy tales? creative nonfiction poetry fantasy fiction historical fiction
The study of word forms and their origins is known as _____. archaeology morphology aesthetics linguistics
Choose the word pair that would best complete this analogy. PHASE : STAGE :: answers cup : saucer photograph : picture car : bike gold : silver
What should be added when an adverb begins a sentence A comma B a semicolon C an exclamation mark Da period
Which statement best describes how these themes interact in the tale? Gilgamesh and Enkidu are afraid of the threat that Humbaba poses to their lives, so they forego a chance at fame. Gilgamesh and Enkidu's desire for recognition and fame allows them to overcome their fear of death. When Humbaba threatens to kill Enkidu and Gilgamesh, he claims that he will achieve great fame. When Humbaba is aware that Gilgamesh is going to kill him, he begs for his death to be an honorable one.
Which statement about the author's persona is true? The author's persona is a created personality distinct from the author. The author's persona is the same as the author. The author is based on the author's persona in a text. The author's persona in a text is always based on the author. Mark this and return Next
Which element is most likely to be featured in a work of realistic fiction? A. Endings that always provide closure B. Settings that are based in the future C. A focus on the lives of strange or elaborate characters D. Well-defined characters suggested by actual experience
The work of William Shakespeare is perhaps the best example of ____ literature. A. Elizabethan B. baroque C. Gothic D. Mannerist The work of William Shakespeare is perhaps the best example of ____ literature. A. Elizabethan B. baroque C. Gothic D. Mannerist
Which conflict from The Tragedy of Julius Caesar is not an example of external conflict? A)Brutus and Cassius’ argument about bribes B)Octavius and Mark Antony’s argument about Lepidus C)Brutus’ inner struggle with assassinating Caesar D)The war between Brutus’ and Octavius’ armies
In The Crisis, why does Thomas Paine refer to Great Britain as “a foreign dominion?” to make England seem like an exotic and exciting land to enforce the idea that the colonists are already a sovereign nation to remind the Americans that England has hired mercenaries to fight to inspire Americans to work for a better relationship with Great Britain
Which of these is the best option to use for generating a research question? A. Dictionary entries B. Assembly instructions C. Key words D. Novel titles
Which topic would be most appropriate for a four- to five-page research paper? A. Are boys and girls different? B. Do children learn better in boys-only and girls-only schools? C. How many boys-only schools are in the US? D. Are male teachers or female teachers more effective?
Which statement explains how Teiresias character affects the plot? The character has no effect on the plot. The character causes Creon to rebel against the gods. The character causes Creon to recognize his mistakes. The character causes the gods to forgive Creon.
In this sentence from Virginia Woolf’s A Room of One’s Own.“They had no money evidently; according to Professor Trevelyan they were married whether they liked it or not before they were out of the nursery, at fifteen or sixteen very likely.”Her reference to Professor Trevelyan is an example of which of the following? sarcastic witfree versean antonyman allusion
HURRRYYY PLEASEE!!!!! Which sentence correctly uses a pronoun in the possessive case as an adjective? I am confident in mine partner's ability to lift me safely. I am confident in my partner's ability to lift me safely. I am confident he's ability to lift me safely. I am confident that Sean will lift me safely.
Which key details should be included in a paraphrase of this passage? Check all that apply. six benches
In Act IV of Hamlet, why does Shakespeare include the plot event in which Horatio reads and reacts to Hamlet’s letter about an encounter with pirates?to establish Hamlet’s humility in defeatto establish Hamlet’s preoccupation with revengeto establish Horatio’s steadfast loyalty to Hamletto establish Horatio’s cunning motives
Which of the following sentences is punctuated correctly? A. “Did you know that Chicago sits on Lake Michigan?” asked Brenda. B. “Did you know that Chicago sits on Lake Michigan"? asked Brenda. C. “Did you know that Chicago sits on Lake Michigan? asked Brenda.” D. “Did you know that Chicago sits on Lake Michigan? asked Brenda”.