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Q: Which of these is foreshadowed in the scop's song during the banquet celebrating Grendel's death? the fall of the Danish royalty Grendel's mother's attack Grendel's mother's death the death of the
dragon Question #8MultipleSelect Score: Select the sentences that illustrate an infinitive phrase functioning as an adverb. Are you ready to go to the market?My plan is to leave by noon.We will leave early to avoid traffic.Early afternoon is the time to get the best deals.I will call to let you know when I am on my way.I cannot wait to see the new merchandise! Question #9MultipleSelect Score: Which of these were factors causing social change in Chaucer's England? end of feudalismrise of the middle classindustry and commercewarfareplaguesocial discontent Question #10MultipleChoice Score: Which of these best describes "functionalist" grammar? grammar that emphasizes usage and allows for variation in accepted usagegrammar that begins with a definition of a sentence and then explains its partsgrammar that has as many exceptions as rulesgrammar that relies on inflections rather than on word order Question #11MultipleChoice Score: Read the excerpt from "The General Prologue." To ride about the world, loved chivalry, Truth, honour, freedom and all courtesy. Full worthy was he in his liege-lord's war, And therein had he ridden (none more far) As well in Christendom as heathenesse, And honoured everywhere for worthiness. Which of the pilgrims is being described in this excerpt? the squirethe knightthe yeomanthe sergeant of laws Question #12MultipleChoice Score: Read the sentence. The five winners of the state competition goes to the regional competition in May, and three of those winners will compete nationally. Which best identifies the problem with this sentence? unclear pronoun referencesentence fragmentlacks subject-verb agreementcomma splice Question #13MultipleChoice Score: Which of these defines language as a linguist would define it? communication between living things sharing a common set of signs and symbolsa systematic means of communication using sounds and symbolscommunication by voice; speechcommunication of meaning in any way Question #14TextMultipleChoice Score: ContextUsageConnotationPart of speech is most fundamental to understanding what is heard, spoken, read, and written. Question #15MultipleChoice Score: Read the sentence. For dogs, eating any amount of chocolate can be dangerous to their system. Which of these identifies the verbal phrase in this sentence? for dogseating any amount of chocolatecan be dangerousto their system Question #16TextMultipleChoice Score: "The Owl and the Nightingale" is a courtly loveBreton laydidacticreligious poem. Question #17TrueFalse Score: The emphasis in structural grammar is on written language rather than spoken. TrueFalse Question #18MultipleChoice Score: Read the paragraph In the wild, Orcas are very family-centered, living in highly organized family units called pods. Unless they are forcibly separated, they remain with their pods until their death. Orcas are social, intelligent, and have a language all their own. They communicate through sound signals which differ from pod to pod. Even after years in captivity, and as evidence of their strong family ties, Orcas continue to produce the sound that is unique to their pod. Which of these best restates the main idea in this paragraph? Orcas should not be separated from their pods.Connection and communication to family are a fundamental part of the Orcas' existence.Sound signals constitute the Orcas language.Orcas do not communicate from pod to pod. Question #19MultipleChoice Score: What do the following have in common? Bing Yahoo! Google They are search engines.They are browsers.They are Web sites.They are Internet providers. Question #20MultipleChoice Score: Combine the word elements to correctly spell the word below. Past tense of "hurry" + ly hurryhurriedlyhurrily Question #21TextMultipleChoice Score: Works cited entries use block formatparagraph indentshanging indents when necessary. Question #22MultipleChoice Score: If your teacher is using words like "igneous" and "metamorphic," you are most likely in which of these classes? physicsgeologybiologychemistry Question #23MultipleChoice Score: Read the paragraph. The effects of stress on the human body can be both positive and negative. Stress can keep us alert and help us to avoid danger. Stress becomes negative when the affected person is unable to relax between challenges. How would this paragraph be classified? comparison/contrastclassification/divisioncausal analysisextended definition Question #24MultipleChoice Score: Read the sentence. Starved Rock State Park is located in central Illinois, it is best known for its fascinating rock formations. Which best corrects the sentence? Starved Rock State Park is located in central Illinois. It is best known for its fascinating rock formations.It is best known for its fascinating rock formations, Starved Rock State Park is located in central Illinois.Located in central Illinois is Starved Rock State Park best known for its fascinating rock formations.Starved Rock State Park is best known for its fascinating rock formations. Located in central Illinois. Question #25MultipleChoice Score: Which of these best describes the relationship between the lord and his retainers in Anglo-Saxon culture? The retainers would become their lord's successors upon his death.The retainers sang of their lord's fame as a way of insuring his immortality.The retainers pledged their loyalty in return for a lord's protection.The retainers battled the monsters and dragons that threatened the lord. Question #26MultipleSelect Score: Which of these items illustrate some kind of mechanical error? Select all that apply. We are flying to Ca. tomorrow.My driver's license says I am five feet six inches tall and weigh 115 lbs.Emma let Dr. Wisner know that one of her brace wires was loose.She is graduating with an M.A. in British Literature.Both Lauren and Luke woke this morning at 6:00 A.M.Jack said to look for mailbox No. 47. Question #27Paragraph Score: Create a sentence that contains a subject, a linking verb, a subject compliment, and at least one preposition phrase. Then label the parts of the sentence-S, LV, SC-and put parentheses around the prepositional phrase(s). Rich Text EditorEditor toolbars Press ALT 0 for help Upload Answer File Max File Size : 10MB Accepted File Type : csv,doc,pdf,xls,xlsx,docx,jpeg,jpg,ppt,pptx,txt,rtf,mdb,accdb,pub,odf,odt,ods,odp File Actions No File UploadDelete Uploaded files will not be scored by WRITER. Question #28MultipleChoice Score: Which sentence illustrates parallelism? Cole plans to spend his summer sleeping late, eating pizza, and sometimes go to the pool.Mr. Pingle said my essay was thoroughly researched, effectively written, and that the documentation was correct as well.The commercial said that for only $19.99, the knife slices, dices, spreads, and it can cut hair!Calmly, quietly, and dispassionately, the judge read the shocking verdict. Question #29MultipleChoice Score: Read the sentence. Her soft, mellifluous version of "The National Anthem" filled the stadium just before the game began. Use decoding skills to determine which of these is closest in definition to "mellifluous." sweet-soundinghigh-pitchedgravellymelancholy Question #30Matching Score: Use your knowledge of word elements to match each of these words with its definition. 1. euphonious pleasing to the ear 2. exacerbate make worse 3. antipathy not normal 4. aberration natural aversion 5. corpulent stout Question #31MultipleChoice Score: Read the sentence. When Jacob was playing with a band that was touring the states, he was spotted by an agent who represented a major record label. What type of sentence is this? simplecompoundcomplexcompound-complex Question #32MultipleSelect Score: Which of these are functions of modifiers? Select all that apply. to describeto connectto qualifyto nameto limitto make more specificto make more clearto show actionto show relationship Question #33MultipleChoice Score: What was the language of literature in fourteenth-century England? LatinFrenchEnglishall of the above Question #34MultipleChoice Score: A researcher looking for articles on the genocide in Darfur would find which of these most helpful? the card cataloguethe reference sectionsection J or 600-699, depending upon the system usedThe Readers Guide to Periodical Literature Question #35MultipleChoice Score: Read the sentence. The doctor put Peter on a special diet because he was diagnosed with hyperproteosis. Based on its use in this context and your understanding of word elements, "hyperproteosis" most likely results from which of these? excessive proteininsufficient vitamin Btoo much sugaroveractive prostate gland Question #36MultipleChoice Score: Which of these best explains why there are only a few examples of Anglo-Saxon literature remaining? Most stories were in the form of songs that were passed down orally and not written down.The Danes destroyed many manuscripts and libraries during their raids.Many manuscripts were discarded during King Aelfric's reign.The Anglo-Saxons did not have a standardized language. Question #37MultipleChoice Score: Read the sentence. The student's essay, an analysis of Hamlet's soliloquies, impressed the teacher with its insight. Which correctly identifies the appositive in this sentence? The student's essayan analysis of Hamlet's soliloquiesimpressed the teacherwith its insight Question #38MultipleChoice Score: The key to taking efficient notes is _____. logging dates for tests, projects, and papersdetail, detail, detailowning a good highlighterbeing able to distinguish the essential from the nonessential Question #39MultipleChoice Score: Which of these best explains the pronunciation of the word "knight" in Middle English? The "k" is not silent.The "g" and "h" are not silent.All letters are pronounced.The "k" is pronounced and the "gh" are pronounced "ch" as in "porch." Question #40MultipleChoice Score: Combine the word elements to form a correctly spelled word. fiction + ous fictionousfictiousfictitousfictitious Question #41TextMultipleChoice Score: Show which kind of clause is represented by each parentheses in the following sentence. The bacteria (that caused his infection) ADJADVwere transmitted (when he shook hands with an infected person) ADJADV . Question #42MultipleChoice Score: In a feudalistic society, which of these is true? Kings granted fiefs to knights to ensure loyalty and military support.A noble holding a fief was known as a vassal.Peasants pledged their loyalty to lesser lords.The feudal system helped to bolster weak local governments. Question #43MultipleChoice Score: Read the paragraph. Environmental experts throughout the U.S. endorse natural landscaping. They remind us that before there were strip malls and tidy green lawns, miles of natural prairie greeted visitors to the Midwest. Over the years, many writers have glorified the prairie's beauty. The famous American poet, Walt Whitman, described the prairie as North America's most distinctive feature. He compared the beauty of the prairie to the beauty of Niagara Falls and other natural wonders. Which of these can reasonably be inferred from the paragraph? The Midwestern prairie was once as beautiful as Niagara Falls.Walt Whitman was an environmental expert.Natural landscaping is more environmentally conscious and more beautiful than conventional landscaping.Today, North America's most distinctive feature is its miles of strip malls and tidy green lawns. Question #44Paragraph Score: Revise the sentence below, eliminating inappropriate diction. I truly appreciate your gracious offer; however, at this point in time I am not in a position to utilize your assistance in light of the fact that, prior to the offer being made, I completed the task assigned by the teacher. Rich Text EditorEditor toolbars Press ALT 0 for help Upload Answer File Max File Size : 10MB Accepted File Type : csv,doc,pdf,xls,xlsx,docx,jpeg,jpg,ppt,pptx,txt,rtf,mdb,accdb,pub,odf,odt,ods,odp File Actions No File UploadDelete Uploaded files will not be scored by WRITER. Question #45MultipleChoice Score: Works cited entries are listed _____. in the order they are used in the paperalphabetically and single spacedalphabetically by author's last namealphabetically and sorted by type Question #46MultipleSelect Score: Identify and label all the nouns in this sentence. girlwhohostesswaitressusmenusdrinks Question #47MultipleChoice Score: Which of these was William Langland's Piers Plowman, not? religious allegorysatiredream-visionelegy Question #48TrueFalse Score: Parenthetical citations contain the same information as found in a works cited entry. TrueFalse Question #49MultipleChoice Score: Which of these best describes the Celts? aggressive groups of warriors that invaded and settled in the British Isles in 700 B.C.early Britons believed to have built the circular arrangements of giant stones known as Stonehengeinvaders who built an empire that spread through most of the known world in 52 B.C.Germanic tribes that crossed the North Sea to conquer Briton during the sixth century A.D. Question #50MultipleChoice Score: Which of these provides a link from one tale to the next in The Canterbury Tales? conversation between the pilgrims and the hostconversation between Chaucer and the hostconversation between Chaucer and the pilgrimsconversation between the pilgrims
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Which statement is most accurate about the causes of the Civil War? 1.The root causes of the Civil War began in the very early history of the United States and developed over time. 2.The Civil War happened primarily because of the South's dependence on slave labor. 3.The Civil War resulted almost overnight from rapid growth and change throughout the United States.
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The root causes of the Civil War began in the very early history of the United States and developed over time is most accurate about the causes of the Civil War.


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