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Q: Which one of the following short stories takes a series of completely ordinary events and develops them into a character study? A. "Young Goodman Brown" B. "A Pair of Silk
Stockings" C. "A Private History of a Campaign That Failed" D. "Paul's Case"
A: A.) "Paul's Case"
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User: Which one of the following short stories takes a series of completely ordinary events and develops them into a character study? A. "Young Goodman Brown" B. "A Pair of Silk Stockings" C. "A Private History of a Campaign That Failed" D. "Paul's Case"

Weegy: A.) "Paul's Case"
wedekind|Points 1501|

User: At the beginning of "Young Goodman Brown," Brown's wife says, "Pray tarry with me this night, dear husband, of all nights in the year" (1). This statement is an example of A. satire. B. ambiguity. C. foreshadowing. D. irony.

Weegy: At the beginning of "Young Goodman Brown," Brown's wife says, "Pray tarry with me this night, dear husband, of all nights in the year" (1). This statement is an example of: C. foreshadowing
dennis003|Points 1030|

User: Faith's pink ribbons are an example of a A. symbol. B. parable. C. fable. D. genre.

User: Twain's account of Colonel Rall's speech ("full of gunpowder and glory") is contrasted most vividly to the Marion Ranger's collective remorse over A. the strange affair at "Camp Desolation." B. the shooting of an unarmed rider. C. rebuffing Dunlap's wise advice. D. following Captain Lyman into a trap

Weegy: C. the shooting of an unarmed rider.
yestfl|Points 1444|

User: Which one of the following is characteristic of a character study? A. The protagonist is a static character. B. The character comes to an unhappy end. C. The character is usually tragicomic—that is, he or she is both funny and sad at different times. D. Getting a glimpse into the character's mind and heart is the most important element of the story.

Weegy: A. Getting a glimpse into the character's mind and heart is the most important element of the story
jher000|Points 7981|

User: In Twain's "The Private History of a Campaign that Failed," Smith, the blacksmith's apprentice, is given "ultimate credit" for A. being killed in battle. B. earning the rank of sergeant. C. keeping the group trained and ready for battle. D. naming the militia group's encampments.

Weegy: D
BobbyVandMe|Points 10|

User: In "Paul's Case," why does Paul go to work early? A. He wanted to wrestle with the other boys. B. He didn't want to get caught skipping school. C. He liked looking at the pictures in the art gallery. D. He didn't want to lose his job.

Weegy: C. He liked looking at the pictures in the art gallery.
icyan29|Points 787|

User: Which one of the following statements best describes the theme of "Young Goodman Brown"? A. The Devil is in charge of this world. B. The forest is a place where dark deeds take place. C. People aren't always what they seem. D. Men should listen to the cautions of their wives.

Weegy: B. The Devil is in charge of this world.
xanaxhidalgo|Points 80|

User: In "The Private History of a Campaign That Failed," Twain writes, "We were equal to the occasion. In our response there was no hesitation, no indecision" (71). This type of writing is an example of A. hypocrisy. B. a motif. C. an anecdote. D. mock heroics.

Weegy: In "The Private History of a Campaign That Failed," Twain writes, "We were equal to the occasion. In our response there was no hesitation, no indecision" ). This type of writing is an example of mock heroics.
BambiDextrous|Points 399|

User: Which one of the following short stories is an example of an allegory? A. "Young Goodman Brown" B. "Paul's Case" C. "The Private History of a Campaign That Failed" D. "A Pair of Silk Stockings"

Weegy: A.) "Paul's Case"
wedekind|Points 1501|

User: In "Paul's Case," the story suggests that Paul's "dark corner" represents his A. homosexual orientation. B. destiny as a misfit. C. contempt for authority. D. fear of his father.

Weegy: In "Paul's Case," the story suggests that Paul's "dark corner" represents his contempt for authority
BambiDextrous|Points 399|

User: In "Young Goodman Brown," what is meant by "a hoary corpse"? A. A lonely man B. An extremely old dead body C. A respected person D. A promiscuous person

Weegy: hoary corpse means B.extremely old.
michelledayag|Points 59|

User: An author's purpose in using rhetoric is to A. present facts as they really are. B. create a certain effect for the reader. C. provide hints as to what's going to happen. D. separate realism from idealism.

Weegy: An author's purpose in using rhetoric is A. create a certain effect for the reader.
chinggay_0118|Points 821|

User: In "Young Goodman Brown," the allegorical meaning of Faith's pink ribbons is A. daylight. B. betrayal. C. virtue. D. femininity.

Weegy: C. Virtue. This is the right answer.
drsyed19|Points 470|

User: In "Young Goodman Brown," Hawthorne reveals his feelings about his Puritan ancestors when A. the dark man reveals that he helped Brown's forebears persecute others. B. Faith expresses her anxieties about young Brown's departure. C. Brown discovers his catechism teacher is on speaking terms with the Devil. D. Brown strives to resist his dark mission.

Weegy: C. Brown discovers his catechism teacher is on speaking terms with the Devil.
patrick_hustla|Points 890|

User: An individuated character is one who A. is able to be identified with the audience. B. has his or her own unique history and personality. C. is a symbol for some characteristic. D. has a series of epiphanies.

Weegy: D. has his or her own unique history and personality. This is the right answer.
drsyed19|Points 470|

User: V

Weegy: Hello! Do you have a question ask Weegy?
sipichapie|Points 4739|

User: Mercedes's luggage is a symbol of A. her selfishness. B. her party's inexperience. C. her domination. D. civilization.

Weegy: D. her party's inexperience.
rathipearl|Points 207|

User: In The Call of the Wild, what valiant, tragic figure among the dogs must finally be put down for the good of the lives of the team? A. Dub B. Sol-leks C. Spitz D. Pike

Weegy: B. Spitz
justpretty|Points 1771|

User: Upon the death of Spitz in The Call of the Wild, Francois and Perrault decide that the new sled-team leader should be A. Buck. B. Sol-leks. C. Dave. D. Billee.

Weegy: Upon the death of Spitz in The Call of the Wild, Francois and Perrault decide that the new sled-team leader should be: C. Buck.
andrewpallarca|Points 18947|

User: In Buck's thinking, the "noblest" prey of all is A. a moose. B. a very fast rabbit. C. another dog. D. man.

Weegy: The answer is D. man.
paral|Points 3443|

User: The death of Curly is an example of A. the will to power. B. the theory of evolution. C. the law of club and fang. D. racial unconsciousness.

Weegy: I love doing your home work. This is my all time favorite book. The answer is C. He learns that violence doesn't just come from men with clubs it also comes from dogs with fangs.
coolcatrina|Points 443|

User: The death of Curly is an example of A. the will to power. B. the theory of evolution. C. the law of club and fang. D. racial unconsciousness.

Weegy: I love doing your home work. This is my all time favorite book. The answer is C. He learns that violence doesn't just come from men with clubs it also comes from dogs with fangs.
coolcatrina|Points 443|

User: After the death of Curly in The Call of the Wild, Buck concludes that no fair play exists in his world and that he will never go down in a fight. The theme illustrated here is apparently derived from London's interpretation of A. the theory of evolution. B. "might makes right." C. instincts as ancient memories. D. Nietzsche's ideas.

Weegy: B: the theory of evolution
hatuti|Points 354|

User: François and Perrault are A. gold diggers from California. B. dog trainers from Alaska. C. drivers of the mail train. D. agents of the Canadian government

User: What happens the first time Buck is beaten? A. He has his spirit as well as his body crushed. B. He learns that he can't get away with stealing another dog's food. C. He swears that he'll someday have his revenge on Spitz. D. He learns he has to obey men, but decides never to surrender inside.

Weegy: C. He learns he has to obey men, but decides never to surrender inside.
Boyinbedroom|Points 249|

User: Which one of the following words best describes Hal, Mercedes, and Charles? A. Sensitive B. Prepared C. Frightened D. Inexperienced

User: What breed of dog is Buck? A. St. Bernard B. St. Bernard and Scotch shepherd mix C. Husky D. Husky and Scotch shepherd mix

Weegy: If you're referring to Buck from The Call of the Wild, then he is a St. Bernard and Scottish Sheepdog cross
BRAINSTORM|Points 3065|

User: "After having lived with her for a year, Chad studied Marilou's eyes across the table, realizing he had never had a clue about what make her tick." This sentence from a hypothetical novel suggests what kind of narrative voice? A. First person reporting B. First person participant C. Third person imaginary D. Third person restricted omniscience

Weegy: Answer is D. Third person imaginary,
admhlm19|Points 41|

User: Who saves Buck from impending death at the hands of Hal? A. John Thornton B. François C. Perrault D. Judge Miller

Weegy: A. John Thornton, who goes on to become Buck's dearly loved master
ime01|Points 270|

User: In The Call of the Wild, the supplies brought on the sled of Hal, Charles, and Mercedes, taken symbolically, represent A. an effort to bring civilization with them. B. an idealistic lust for life. C. life triumphing over death. D. their defining success in terms of possessions.

Weegy: B. an idealistic lust for life.
brenda143|Points 141|

User: In The Call of the Wild, the bond between Buck and Thornton is best explained by observing that A. dog and man were like mirror opposites. B. dog and man were both in touch with their primordial nature. C. Buck found Thornton fair and just; Thornton found Buck dependable. D. Buck had helped Thornton pay off his debts.

Weegy: C.) Dog and man were both in touch with their primordial nature.
wedekind|Points 1501|

User: If an author is skillful at representing the point of view and attitudes of a hobo, a nurse, a corporate CEO, and a variety of other diverse characters, the author is demonstrating A. dramatic irony. B. negative capability. C. first person reporting. D. the will to power.

Weegy: If an author is skillful at representing the point of view and attitudes of a hobo, a nurse, a corporate CEO, and a variety of other diverse characters, the author is demonstrating D. the will to power.
OxTornado007|Points 6629|

User: V

Weegy: Hello! Do you have a question ask Weegy?
sipichapie|Points 4739|

User: The will to power is symbolized by A. Buck's becoming friends with Thornton. B. Buck's killing Spitz. C. Thornton's rifle. D. Hal's arguing with Charles.

Weegy: From which story is this?
koaley|Points 6262|

User: On page 14 of The Call of the Wild, what's meant by the phrase "The domesticated generations fell from him"? A. Buck has lost a lot of hair in his fight with Spitz. B. Buck is losing his civilized characteristics. C. Buck is learning to love a human being again. D. Buck longs to return home to the Judge's family.

Weegy: The answer is B. Buck is losing his civilized characteristics. Buck is losing his domestication brought down upon him from generations of obedient dogs. He is becoming an untamed animal once again. [ ]
jher000|Points 7981|

User: What does the word mimetic tell us about the difference between novels and most of the literature of the 1800s? A. Novels present fantasy as reality. B. Novels presented common things in new ways. C. Novels were unique in trying to imitate real life. D. The authors were new and unknown.

User: The term hierarchy refers to A. a team in which everyone is equal and has to pull his or her own weight. B. a situation in which higher species such as men will always be in control of lower species such as animals. C. a power structure in which each member knows his or her own place. D. a condition in which the weak must die so the strong can survive.

Weegy: D. a power structure in which each member knows his or her own place.
jomsday|Points 415|

User: The rhyme scheme of Shakespeare' s sonnets is A. AABB CCDD EEFF GG. B. ABAB CDCD EFEF GG. C. ABCD ABCD ABCD GG. D. ABBA CDDC EFFE GG.

Weegy: The rhyme scheme of Shakespeare' s sonnets is: B. ABAB CDCD EFEF GG.
andrewpallarca|Points 18947|

User: Who are the "fools" mentioned in the poem "Trees"? A. Gods B. Robins C. Trees D. Poets

User: Values of a Romantic poet include A. community and civilization. B. law and tradition. C. nature and individualism. D. order and authority.

User: When a poet wishes to use figurative language, he or she will use words that are A. only denotative. B. both connotative and denotative. C. ambiguous. D. only connotative.

Weegy: When a poet wishes to use figurative language, he or she will use words that are both connotative and denotative.
jeifunk|Points 8501|

User: The way Cowley uses the phrase "my own country" is an example of A. simile. B. consonance. C. repetition. D. personification.

User: Which one of the poems you've read has the rhyme scheme AA BB CC . . . ? A. "Trees" B. "Let Me Not to the Marriage of True Minds" C. "I Wandered Lonely as a Cloud" D. "The Long Voyage"

Weegy: B. "Trees" > has the rhyme scheme AA BB CC . .
sujaysen|Points 3531|

User: The line "A tree whose hungry mouth is prest" is an example of iambic A. trimeter. B. tetrameter. C. dimeter. D. pentameter.

Weegy: The answer is A.
redfireangel837|Points 92|

User: The line "A tree whose hungry mouth is prest" is an example of iambic A. trimeter. B. tetrameter. C. dimeter. D. pentameter.

Weegy: The answer is A.
redfireangel837|Points 92|

User: "Let Me Not to the Marriage of True Minds" is an example of which type of poem? A. Descriptive B. Narrative C. Dramatic D. Discursive

Weegy: Let Me Not to the Marriage of True Minds" is an example of C. Dramatic type of poem. [smile]
Mayang30|Points 664|

User: Which one of the following phrases is an example of consonance? A. From rest and sleep, which but thy pictures be B. Drink to me only with thine eyes C. Sometime too hot the eye of heaven shines D. River birch and upland beech

Weegy: A. Sometime too hot the eye of heaven shines
Theazue|Points 90|

User: Scan this line from Cowley's poem: "its hills bent low within my reach." How many feet does this line contain? A. 5 B. 6 C. 7 D. 4

Weegy: 4 D.
ANGEEELICA|Points 7867|

User: A definition of formal poetry is verse that A. sticks to certain traditional patterns. B. is written in blank verse. C. has no rhyme scheme. D. uses figurative language.







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