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Q: By the Waters of Babylon. What is the author's main purpose for writing the story? A. to describe an ancient civilization B. to examine the social structures in different cultures C. to
inform the reader about possible primitive survival techniques D. to warn people of the consequences if they choose not to live in peace
A: The author's main purpose for writing the story is: to warn people of the consequences if they choose not to live in peace.
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User: By the Waters of Babylon. What is the author's main purpose for writing the story? A. to describe an ancient civilization B. to examine the social structures in different cultures C. to inform the reader about possible primitive survival techniques D. to warn people of the consequences if they choose not to live in peace

Weegy: The author's main purpose for writing the story is: to warn people of the consequences if they choose not to live in peace.
Expert answered|djrogers31501|Points 0|

User: In the story By the Waters of Babylon, Why does John's head swim when he eats the food from the glass bottles? A. The juice is poisoned. B. The juice is fermented with age. C. The juice has more sugar in it than drinks he is used to. D. The juice is intended to be consumed only by the gods.

Weegy: In the story By the Waters of Babylon, John's head swims when he eats the food from the glass bottles because: the juice is fermented with age.
Expert answered|djrogers31501|Points 0|

User: In the story By the Waters of Babylon, When John sees the dead god, he realizes that the gods are A. men. B. peaceful. C. cruel rulers. D. wiser than John's people.

Weegy: In the story By the Waters of Babylon, When John sees the dead god, he realizes that the gods are: men.
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User: In the story By the Waters of Babylon, Which of the following is an explicitly stated theme within the story? A. People should stay away from forbidden holy places. B. Knowledge should be eaten slowly or it can destroy you. C. Even though they build great monuments, gods are not always wise. D. John was lucky to live since he disobeyed his father and their laws.


User: In the story By the Waters of Babylon,What discovery is John most excited to bring back to his father? A. truth B. books C. weapons D. new foods

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In the story By the Waters of Babylon, the following is an explicitly stated theme within the story: Even though they build great monuments, gods are not always wise.
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