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Q: 11.   What author saw hypocrisy in the lives of the Puritans?      A. Mark Twain B. Willa Cather C. Nathaniel Hawthorne D. Kate Chopin
A: The correct answer is Nathaniel Hawthorne who wrote The Scarlet Letter, a story of a young girl accused of adultry and forced to wear a scarlet letter "A" so everyone would know her sin. [ I remember reading the book in high school as part of a required reading program. A long time ago. ]
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User: 10.   Faith's pink ribbons are an example of a      A. fable. B. symbol. C. genre. D. parable.

User: 11.   What author saw hypocrisy in the lives of the Puritans?      A. Mark Twain B. Willa Cather C. Nathaniel Hawthorne D. Kate Chopin

Weegy: The correct answer is Nathaniel Hawthorne who wrote The Scarlet Letter, a story of a young girl accused of adultry and forced to wear a scarlet letter "A" so everyone would know her sin. [ I remember reading the book in high school as part of a required reading program. A long time ago. ]
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User: 12.   Foreshadowing means      A. hinting at things that will occur later. B. putting secondary characters in the foreground of the story. C. showing the readers the dark side of a character's personality. D. describing what happens at night—for example, in a dark basement.

Weegy: C. hinting at things that will occur later.
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User: 13.   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 A. homosexual orientation. ............
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User: 14.   Which one of the following words best describes Goodman Brown at the end of Hawthorne's story?      A. Innocent B. Despairing C. Safe D. Relieved

Weegy: B. Despairing
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User: 15.   The wicked witch and the big bad wolf are examples of      A. archetypes. B. dynamic characters. C. anecdotes. D. protagonists.

Weegy: A. Dynamic Characters, characters you know and love from fictional stories.
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User: 16.   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 strives to resist his dark mission. D. Brown discovers his catechism teacher is on speaking terms with the Devil.

Weegy: C. Brown discovers his catechism teacher is on speaking terms with the Devil.
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User: 17.   Paul's tattered clothes are a symbol of his      A. economic circumstances. B. rebellious nature. C. unconcern about what he looked like. D. desire to insult the faculty.

Weegy: The answer is D. unconcern about what he looked like.
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User: 18.   What is the climax in Willa Cather's short story "Paul's Case"?      A. Paul meets the boy from Yale. B. Paul reads about his theft in the newspaper. C. Paul jumps in front of the train. D. Paul takes the train to New York.

Weegy: D. Paul meets the boy from Yale.
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User: 19.   Which one of the following is characteristic of a character study?      A. The character comes to an unhappy end. B. The character is usually tragicomic—that is, he or she is both funny and sad at different times. C. Getting a glimpse into the character's mind and heart is the most important element of the story. D. The protagonist is a static character.

Weegy: Which one of the following is characteristic of a character study? D. Getting a glimpse into the character's mind and heart is the most important element of the story
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User: 20.   Which one of the following short stories takes a series of completely ordinary events and develops them into a character study?      A. "A Private History of a Campaign That Failed" B. "Young Goodman Brown" C. "Paul's Case" D. "A Pair of Silk Stockings"

Weegy: A.) "Paul's Case"
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User: 1.   On page 14 of The Call of the Wild, what's meant by the phrase "The domesticated generations fell from him"?      A. Buck longs to return home to the Judge's family. B. Buck has lost a lot of hair in his fight with Spitz. C. Buck is learning to love a human being again. D. Buck is losing his civilized characteristics.

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. [ ]
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User: 2.   The purpose of the expedition Buck takes with Thornton and his partners is to      A. search for a gold mine. B. deliver mail. C. hunt for food. D. find a new camp.

User: 3.   What word best describes the relationship between Buck and John Thornton?      A. Trust B. Attachment C. Love D. Friendship

User: 4.   The survival of the fittest is an idea promoted by      A. Carl Jung. B. Friedrich Nietzsche. C. Karl Marx. D. Charles Darwin.

Weegy: The survival of the fittest is an idea promoted by B. Charles Darwin. ............
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User: 5.   The term racial unconscious means that      A. nature weeds out the weakest and unfit. B. you must learn the law of club and fang to survive. C. each species and culture shares ancient memories, stored in the unconscious part of the mind. D. we're all racists at heart to some degree, even though we're unaware of it.

Weegy: D. each species and culture shares ancient memories, stored in the unconscious part of the mind.
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User: 6.   Upon the death of Spitz in The Call of the Wild, Francois and Perrault decide that the new sled-team leader should be      A. Sol-leks. B. Buck. C. Dave. D. Billee.

Weegy: C. Buck
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User: 7.   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. first person reporting. C. the will to power. D. negative capability.

Weegy: The answer is letter C. the will to power.
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User: 8.   The Yukon is the main _______ for this story.      A. genre B. setting C. symbol D. plot

Weegy: Setting
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User: 9.   Mercedes's luggage is a symbol of      A. her party's inexperience. B. civilization. C. her domination. D. her selfishness.

Weegy: D. her party's inexperience.
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User: 10.   What happens the first time Buck is beaten?      A. He learns that he can't get away with stealing another dog's food. B. He has his spirit as well as his body crushed. C. He learns he has to obey men, but decides never to surrender inside. D. He swears that he'll someday have his revenge on Spitz.

Weegy: C. He learns he has to obey men, but decides never to surrender inside.
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User: 11.   A novel differs from a short story because it      A. comprises rising action, a climax, and falling action. B. includes a theme. C. is told as a third-person narrative. D. is more likely to include subplots.

Weegy: C. is more likely to include subplots.
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User: 12.   The will to power is symbolized by      A. Thornton's rifle. B. Buck's killing Spitz. C. Hal's arguing with Charles. D. Buck's becoming friends with Thornton.

Weegy: German philosopher Friedrich Nietzsche used the phrase "The will to power" in an essay of the same name, referring to his theory that we, as individuals, will our own truths. The answer is A. Buck's killing Spitz
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User: 13.   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. Buck had helped Thornton pay off his debts. C. Buck found Thornton fair and just; Thornton found Buck dependable. D. dog and man were both in touch with their primordial nature.

Weegy: C.) Dog and man were both in touch with their primordial nature.
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User: 14.   How did John Thornton die?      A. He died in the river rapids. B. He was killed by a group of wild wolves. C. He was killed by Native Americans. D. He died from frostbite to his feet.

Weegy: In Jack London's classic novel, The Call of the Wild, John Thornton was killed by Native people. Buck found him with an arrow in him. Read more:
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User: 15.   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: In The Call of the Wild, the supplies brought on the sled of Hal, Charles, and Mercedes, taken symbolically, represent; D.an effort to bring civilization with them.
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User: 16.   "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 participant B. Third person imaginary C. First person reporting D. Third person restricted omniscience

Weegy: This sentence from a hypothetical novel suggests: Third person restricted omniscience. ***The author lets us know what and how Chad is thinking.
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User: 17.   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. Sol-leks B. Pike C. Dub D. Spitz

Weegy: 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 - D. Spitz
yumdrea|Points 1093|

User: 18.   Which one of the following words best describes Hal, Mercedes, and Charles?      A. Prepared B. Sensitive C. Frightened D. Inexperienced

Weegy: Which one of the following words best describes Hal, Mercedes, and Charles. D. Inexperienced
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User: 19.   In Buck's thinking, the "noblest" prey of all is      A. a very fast rabbit. B. man. C. a moose. D. another dog.

Weegy: in buck's thinking, the "noblest" prey of all is C. man.
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User: 20.   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. "might makes right." B. instincts as ancient memories. C. Nietzsche's ideas. D. the theory of evolution.

Weegy: D. the theory of evolution.
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User: 1.   "Foam brightens like the dogwood now" is an example of      A. a metaphor. B. a simile. C. consonance. D. alliteration.

User: 2.   Notable poets have attempted to define poetry. Among these efforts, the idea that poetry is an ancient technology came from      A. Robert Pinsky. B. Robert Frost. C. Maya Angelou. D. Billy Collins.

Weegy: B. Robert Pinsky. from "Computers and Poetics" by Robert Pinsky - I have concluded that poetry is an ancient technology, using the primate grunts of vowels and consonants in the service of memory.
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User: 3.   Which one of the following words is an iamb?      A. Rachel B. Sally C. Alice D. JoAnne

Weegy: JoAnne is an iamb




User: 4.   As we find with most songs, in poetry      A. meanings are hidden in imprecise words. B. each couplet must rhyme. C. sound and content have equal weight. D. there's no specific point of view.

Weegy: As we find with most songs, in poetry D. meanings are hidden in imprecise words.
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User: 5.   Emphasizing the importance of order, law, discipline, and tradition is typical of _______ literature.      A. Classical B. dramatic C. discursive D. Romantic

Weegy: A. Classical { Emphasizing the importance of order, law, discipline, and tradition is typical of Classical literature.}
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User: 6.   During the Romantic period, poets placed an emphasis on      A. order. B. discipline. C. nature. D. hierarchy.

User: 7.   Which one of the following lines best illustrates personification?      A. She floated graceful as a dove. B. Spring is a dream unsung. C. A narrow wind complains all day. D. The fog comes on little cat feet.

Weegy: C. A narrow wind complains all day.
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User: 8.   When a poet wishes to use figurative language, he or she will use words that are      A. both connotative and denotative. B. only 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.
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User: 9.   Study the following lines: If this be error and upon me proved, I never writ, nor no man ever loved. These lines are an example of a/an      A. sestet. B. octet. C. couplet. D. quatrain.

Weegy: If this be error and upon me proved, I never writ, nor no man ever loved. These lines are an example of couplet.
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User: 10.   Among early epic poems, _______ is the story of a man who searches out a beloved friend in the land of the dead.      A. Beowulf B. The Odyssey C. The Iliad D. Gilgamesh

Weegy: Among early epic poems, A. The Odyssey is the story of a man who searches out a beloved friend in the land of the dead
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User: 11.   The rhyme scheme of Shakespeare' s sonnets is      A. ABCD ABCD ABCD GG. B. ABAB CDCD EFEF GG. C. ABBA CDDC EFFE GG. D. AABB CCDD EEFF GG.

Weegy: The rhyme scheme of Shakespeare' s sonnets is: B. ABAB CDCD EFEF GG.
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User: 12.   Which line best illustrates alliteration?      A. Precision slices narrow corridors of contentment B. Cluck and pluck gave Hattie luck C. And sings a solitary song D. Thus Henry wrested gain from despair

Weegy: B. And sings a solitary song.
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User: 13.   The line "A tree whose hungry mouth is prest" is an example of iambic      A. dimeter. B. tetrameter. C. pentameter. D. trimeter.

Weegy: A. tetrameter The line " a tree whose hungry mouth is prest" is an example of tetrameter
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User: 14.   The line "I wandered lonely as a cloud" is an example of      A. a metaphor. B. alliteration. C. a simile. D. a couplet.

Weegy: C. a simile. The poet is saying that he is as lonely as a sole cloud in a huge sky.
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User: 15.   Who are the "fools" mentioned in the poem "Trees"?      A. Trees B. Robins C. Gods D. Poets

User: 16.   Which of these lines contains a metaphor?      A. She offered him a hundred-watt smile. B. You are like a sun to me. C. Like unto death was her countenance. D. Now is your final hour.

Weegy: D. She offered him a hundred-watt smile. a simile uses like or as, while a metaphor give you a direct comparison between two things.
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User: 17.   In "Shall I Compare Thee to a Summer's Day " Shakespeare claims that the object of his sonnet will be immortal because      A. he'll always love her. B. she's like the summer's day. C. she's for all seasons. D. she'll live on in his poem.

Weegy: c. she'll live on in his poem. Fanboy|Points 1060|
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User: 18.   Which one of the following sentences is an example of a metaphor?      A. She eats like a bird. B. I'm as hungry as a wolf. C. The breeze blew the branches back and forth. D. I am a rock.

Weegy: A. I am a rock. Is an example of metaphor.
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