Which sentences are punctuated correctly? Check all that apply. My science teacher, who is new to my school, is encouraging me to enter the science fair. My friend Ray a figure skater would like to learn to play chess. Javier made a sculpture out of seashells, that he found on the beach. The roses that I planted in my garden have not yet bloomed. The winning dog which is a collie completed the course in only twelve seconds.
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.
The conflict in a story is usually about person against nature, against another person, or against A. self. B. civil disobedience. C. irony. D. technology.
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 of the following best defines parallelism? a. the use of symbols and figures of speech b. the repetition of a grammatical structure or arrangement of words c. the use of words or phrases with emotional associations d. the expression of the same idea in different words
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.
Which of the following is not a romantic characteristic? A. respect for nature B. rejection of Enlightenment ideas C. respect for scientific authority D. belief in the supernatural
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
The language of the selection could best be described as a. poetic. c. intimate. b. formal. d. conversational.
The internal conflict in “The Colomber” by Dino Buzzati happens __________. between Stefano and the colomber between Stefano and his father within Stefano within Stefano’s mother
The Narrative of Sojourner Truth was written down by A. Isabella Baumfree. c. Olive Gilbert. B. Charles Ardinburgh. d. Robert Matthews (Matthias).
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 of the following is not a reading strategy? a. skimming and scanning b. making personal connections c. web diagramming d. brainstorming
Which sentences contain vague pronouns? Check all that apply. Bernardo reads both fiction and nonfiction, and he likes it a lot. After the play, Henrique told Isadora that her solo was excellent. Hiroto prepared so well for the debate that he crushed the competition. Vivian met Laura at the coffee shop where she works after school. When Mariana and Rahul studied with Lisa and Nico, it helped them.
What can be inferred by Jonathon Igwegbu’s reaction to the damage to his house ? A.He is a pessimist and always see the worst in a situation.B.He is nonreligious and attributes his misfortune to bad luck. C.He consistently blames others for events and situations.D.He is an optimist who finds some good in every circumstance.
Which key details should be included in a paraphrase of this passage? Check all that apply. six benches
Why does Zlata Filipovic decide to stop writing about herself in her own diary? She wants to publish her diary and thinks readers will want to hear about the war. She has seen so much destruction that it has overshadowed her own life. She runs out of ink after the local office supply store is bombed. She wants to become a journalist when she grows up.
If an issue is socially controversial, which source provides the best objective information? a. school teachers b. advertising c. scientific methods d. rumor
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 sentence is capitalized correctly?A. On a cloudless night, I studied pisces, a constellation in the north sky.B. on a Cloudless Night, i studied Pisces, a constellation in the North Sky.C. On a cloudless night, I studied Pisces, a constellation in the North sky.D. on a cloudless night, I studied pisces, a constellation in the north sky.