Which one of the following sentences correctly uses a comparative adjective? A. This is the worse picture I've ever seen. B. George has a bigger appetite than Harry. C. Of the three girls, Janet is the better speaker. D. Alicia is a gooder swimmer than Marilynn.
Nstructions within procedural texts should be phrased as __________. questions descriptive phrases commands complex sentences
1. In Romeo and Juliet, why doesn't Juliet want to marry Paris? -She is already married -She is in love with Romeo -Paris has never wooed her -All of the above 2. What would you say is the principle means of characterization employed by the author? -Emotions -Thoughts -Narrative -Dialogue 3. Complete the analogy: Affliction is to calamity as lamentation is to (Blank) -Jocund -Weeping -Sullen -Destruction
What role does the chorus play in the first half of Antigone? It ties up all the loose ends in the play. It comments on the action and provides background information. It offers insights into the characters’ motivations. It explains the play’s events to the audience in simple language.
For which situation would students not use a rubric? to make sure their own writing meets the criteria for an assignment before turning it in to evaluate the writing of other students to assign a score to their writing on a standardized test to help them to understand the criteria of an assignment and to organize their thoughts before they begin writing
Which situational archetype is not represented in the story of Perseus? the Task or Tests the Battle between Good and Evil the Quest the Beauty and the Beast
Arrange the events from Hamlet in the order in which they occur, from first to last. 1. Hamlet contemplates suicide. 2. The appearance of a ghost is reported. 3. Hamlet says he disapproves of his mother’s remarriage. 4. Fortinbras takes over the throne. 5. Hamlet verbally abuses Ophelia. 6. Laertes is killed in a swordfight. 7. Ophelia dies
Lighting the lantern— the yellow chrysanthemums lose their color. What motif is presented in the second line of the haiku? A. art B. change C. nature D. time
The side characters in novels tend to A. have lives and stories of their own B. be present in every single scene. C. only appear in a few episodes. D. be less developed than in short stories.
A set of ideas about fundamental truths is called _____. a philosophical system an abstract idea an association a symbol
Which of the following types of writing would first-person point of view be least appropriate? a)personal narrative b)journal entry c) research report
What is the author’s purpose in writing "A Modest Proposal"? A. to submit a plan to solve an important societal issue B. to draw attention to an issue that is plaguing his country C. to show that only an extreme solution can fix poverty D. to defend those who have avoided falling into poverty
An interior narrative is made up of a. secrets. b. occurrences. c. statements. d. feelings and inner thoughts.
Read the passage from Act V of Hamlet. Hamlet: To what base uses we may return, Horatio! Why may not imagination trace the noble dust of Alexander, till he find it stopping a bung-hole? Horatio: ’Twere to consider too curiously, to consider so. One purpose of Horatio’s line is to further the development of which theme? You can never ask too many questions. Too much questioning is dangerous. It is important to question everything. Be cautious of anyone who questions you.
Which is an example of dramatic irony in act v, scene iii of romeo and juliet? a.romeo thought juliet was dead when he poisoned himself, but the audience knew she was alive. b.balthasar agreed to deliver romeo’s letter, and the audience knew the contents of the letter. c.juliet knew romeo was dead when she awakened, and the audience knew that she was correct. d.friar laurence thought his plan would help romeo and juliet, but the audience knew he had evil intentions.
After Aronnax, Land, and Conseil were confined to their original cell, they: _____. ate breakfast were left in darkness were freed to roam the ship fell asleep from drugged food
What is subconscious social commentary? when a writer makes positive remarks about a topic when a writer makes negative remarks about a topic when a writer directly attributes a problem to social customs when a writer points to a problem caused by social customs without explicitly challenging those customs
Who or what is the antagonist in “The Colomber” by Dino Buzzati? the boat the father the mother the colomber
An adjectival clause always includes a/an A. direct object. B. conjunction. C. infinitive verb. D. relative pronoun.
7. What type of character illustrates many of the traits associated with his or her stereotype? A. Individuated B. Antagonist C. Representative D. Protagonis
In "from the diary of samuel pepys," what conclusion can you draw about samuel pepts from his account of the great fire of london
What is the central idea of Wheatley's "To His Excellency, General Washington"? A. Slavery's end B. Freedom's cause C. England's strength D. Washington's bravery
Which kind of listening is most appropriate for an oral presentation of a poem? critical reflective appreciative empathic
Which of the three poems conveys a message about love conquering material wants? A “To a Mouse” B “To a Louse” C “Woo’d and Married and A’”
Outlines are intended to a. be read. b. be shortened. c. serve as a working guide. d. never be adjusted.
Anorexia nervosa is an eating disorder whereby a person: cannot stop eating throws up after eating starves oneself has no sense of taste
1. Which of the following is a sign that alcohol is affecting your sleep pattern? your roommate or friend tells you that you've been snoring, even though you usually don't You sleep less but wake up feeling better You wake up more often during the time that you are usually asleep Both the first and third responses are correct 2. Some people become angry or aggressive when they drink. What should someone do if they suspect they may be an aggressive drinker?
Drink alone so they don't hurt anyone Insist on working through any issues or resentments they have with friends when they have been drinking; even if the other person isn't willing Talk to a counselo...
Which sentence contains the best example of alliteration? Ten pieces of paper were placed upon the platter. Each child stood up as the teacher entered the room. At the break of day, the hikers packed their backpacks. Elton parked his car away from the busy market.
Commas are used to separate two or more __________ adjectives. conjunction coordinate compound unequal
What word best describes the relationship between Buck and John Thornton? a. Friendship b. Trust c. Attachment d. Love
What is the purpose of the first paragraph of this section of the Iroquois Constitution? to describe the meaning of the shell strings to describe the consequences of disobeying one’s tribe to describe the traditions of the Lords to describe the history of each tribe in the Five Nations