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
A constitution adopted by the people creates a government and gives that government A. the right to establish another modified government overseen by regular citizens. B. the power to adopt laws governing the people. C. the groundwork for adopting an interim government in specific states. D. the framework for amending laws, but not adopting laws.
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
Tone can be described best as __________. the logic that runs throughout a work or part of a work the things that are referenced in a work or part of a work the emotion that pervades a work or part of a work the rhetorical devices that are used in a work or part of a work
Which of the following would best express a straight-forward message? A. Song B. Speech C. Cartoon D. Photograph
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...
What mark of punctuation might indicate that more information is to come? A. Exclamation point B. Dash C. Hyphen D. Period
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
The MLA format requires that you use which of the following methods of in-text citation? A. Author-page method B. Title-page method C. Reference-page method D. Citation-page method Everyone is saying it's D but many people have proved that wrong. Can someone help me?
What was the chief complaint of conservatives against the New Deal? A. promoted free enterprise and individualism B. made the government too powerful C. brought changes that were too radical for most Americans D. concerned only with saving the banking system
This, my body and spirit, this is the end of the quest. I wished to know the meaning of things. I am the meaning. I wished to find a warrant for being. I need no warrant for being, and no word of sanction upon my being. I am the warrant and the sanction. These sentences articulate which philosophical concept? Collectivism Altruism Objectivism Socialism
What writing style should you use in filling out a short-answer section on a job or college application?
When examining a text for its value, it is important to __________. use a teacher’s or professor’s criteria for what makes a text valuable set personal criteria for what makes a text valuable judge the text based on syntax and diction make sure that one’s opinion aligns with a certain school of thought
2. Which of the following modifiers completes the sentence correctly? The doctor advised the patient to get __________ sleep than usual. (1 point) much mucher much more
1. The dog is playing with (she, her). she her* 2. The librarian asked my sister and (he, him) if they would talk more quietly. he him*
Which of the following facts best supports the author's claim that "not all colonists were happy with the Declaration of Independence"?
As a general rule, really great novels contain A. complex plots. B. multiple settings. C. one main conflict. D. universal truths.
Read the excerpt from Grendel. Thus I fled, ridiculous hairy creature torn apart by poetry—crawling, whimpering, streaming tears, across the world like a two-headed beast, like mixed-up lamb and kid at the tail of a baffled, indifferent ewe—and I gnashed my teeth and clutched the sides of my head as if to heal the split, but I couldn’t. How is Grendel characterized in this excerpt? as humorous and comical as violent and dangerous as upset and confused as weak and sickly