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How did Bret Harte's experiences in California during the gold rush influence his story "The Outcasts of Poker Flat"? A. His experiences helped him realistically portray the setting, characters, and events. B. His experiences helped fuel his imagination to embellish the setting, characters, and events. C. His experiences helped him accurately depict the historical characters included in the story. D. His experiences did not influence the story at all.
Weegy: B. His experiences helped fuel his imagination to embellish the setting, characters, and events. User: Read the sentence, and then answer the question. "'It's agin justice to let this yer young man from Roaring Camp–an entire stranger–carry away our money.'" "The Outcasts of Poker Flat" by Bret Hart, 1869 What is the author's purpose for using local dialect? A. to identify where the characters live B. to emphasize the characters' ignorance C. to add intrigue and mystery to the characters D. to make the characters more real and believable Weegy: The answers call all be protrayed on the way you think so my personal answer is B. User: An archetype is best described as a character who A. symbolizes a specific event. B. determines the outcome of a story. C. represents a distinguishing quality. D. is vital in developing the conflict and climax. (More)
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Updated 6 days ago|5/17/2015 5:55:30 AM
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An archetype is best described as a character who represents a distinguishing quality.
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It’s _________ car, so let them decide where we are going. a. there c. they’re b. their d. the’re
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It’s their car, so let them decide where we are going.
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what does liberal means
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Updated 7 days ago|5/16/2015 7:20:09 AM
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Liberal means willing to respect or accept behaviour or opinions different from one’s own; open to new ideas.


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In "The Outcasts of Poker Flat," who is the vigilante archetype? A. Tom Simson B. Mother Shipton C. the Duchess D. the townspeople
Weegy: C. the Duchess ... User: Read the sentence, and then answer the question. "'It's agin justice to let this yer young man from Roaring Camp–an entire stranger–carry away our money.'" "The Outcasts of Poker Flat" by Bret Hart, 1869 What is the author's purpose for using local dialect? A. to identify where the characters live B. to emphasize the characters' ignorance C. to add intrigue and mystery to the characters D. to make the characters more real and believable Weegy: The answers call all be protrayed on the way you think so my personal answer is B. User: Which archetype does Piney represent? A. the innocent B. the heroine C. the messenger D. the star-crossed lover Weegy: D. the star-crossed lover User: Read the sentence, and then answer the question. "Mother Shipton saw it, and from a remote pinnacle of her rocky fastness hurled in that direction a final malediction." "The Outcasts of Poker Flat" by Bret Hart, 1869 What is the best meaning of malediction as it is used in this sentence? A. curse B. speech C. scream D. utterance Weegy: Malediction means to go towards evil so I would think that the answer is A. Curse. Thank you for using Weegy. User: Read the sentence, and then answer the question. "There he confided the joke to the tall pine trees, with many slaps of his leg, contortions of his face, and the usual profanity." "The Outcasts of Poker Flat" by Bret Hart, 1869 Which character from "The Outcasts of Poker Flat" does the quotation describe? A. Uncle Billy B. Mr. Oakhurst C. Tom Simson D. the sheriff Weegy: B. Mr. Oakhurst User: Read the sentence, and then answer the question. "When night crept up again through the gorges, the reedy notes of the accordion rose and fell in fitful spasms and long-drawn gasps by the flickering campfire." "The Outcasts of Poker Flat" by Bret Hart, 1869 At this point in the story, Harte's description of the accordion parallels A. the Duchess's and Mother Shipton's rising ... (More)
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Four times the sum of a number and 15 is at least 120. Let x represent the number. Find all possible values for x. A. x 26 B. x –15 C. x 15 D. x –26
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Updated 8 days ago|5/15/2015 7:14:18 AM
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Four times the sum of a number and 15 is at least 120. Let x represent the number. The values for x is > = 15
4(x + 15) > = 120
x + 15 > = 30
x > = 15
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(-7, 5) and (-2, 3)? User: What is the slope of the line that contains the points (-7, 5) and (-2, 3)? User: Find the slope of the line that contains the points (-5, 3) and (-1, -5).
Weegy: The equation of the line with a slope of -1/4 that goes through the point (-5, 3) is y= 1/4x+7/4. Let y=-1/4x+b, put (-5,3)into it. 3=-1/4*(-5)+b,b= 3-5/4=7/4. So y=-1/4x+7/4. (More)
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Updated 8 days ago|5/15/2015 6:27:37 AM
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The slope of the line that contains the points (-5, 3) and (-1, -5) is -2 .
slope = (-5 - 3)/(-1 + 5) = -8/4 = -2
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Which of the following is true of the Truman Doctrine? User: Which of the following is true of the Truman Doctrine? A. It ended the policy of containment. B. It established the Marshall Plan. C. It amounted to an informal declaration of Cold War. D. It created the North Atlantic Treaty Organization.
Weegy: It amounted to an informal declaration of Cold War-is true of Truman Doctrine. User: Which of the following statements is true of the Gulf of Tonkin affair? A. Johnson told Congress to pass the Gulf of Tonkin Resolution to let him expand the war. B. Congress was divided and only reluctantly passed the Gulf of Tonkin Resolution. C. The destroyer Maddox was sunk by North Vietnamese gunboats. D. Johnson ordered air strikes after the attack. Weegy: The following statements is true of the Gulf of Tonkin affair is: Johnson told Congress to pass the Gulf of Tonkin Resolution to let him expand the war. User: 5. Following on the successful activism of Cesar Chavez, Mexican American youths began to refer to themselves as A. Los Hombres. B. Mexicans. C. Los Barrios. D. Chicanos User: 6. During World War II, the tide turned in favor of the United States at the Battle of A. the Coral Sea. B. Leyte Gulf. C. Okinawa. D. Midway. Weegy: During World War II, the tide turned in favor of the United States at the Battle of Midway. (More)
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The term laissez-faire literally means __________. A. leave them alone B. let them act C. give them choices D. give them freedom
Weegy: The term laissez-faire literally means: let them act. (More)
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Updated 9 days ago|5/14/2015 5:19:06 AM
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Which of the following systems is equivalent to the given system? x - y = 2 x + y = -3 2x - 3y = 6 and 2x + y = 6 6x - 3y = 6 and 2x + y = 10 2x - 3y = 6 and 2x + y = -6 User: Given the system of equations, what is the solution? x + 3y = 5 x - 3y = -1 {(-4, -3)} {(2, 1)} {(-2, 3)}
Weegy: the answer for the given system is {(2, 1)} User: One number is eight more than twice another. If their difference is 25, what is the larger number? 17 42 35 Weegy: The larger number is 42 First find the smaller number: 2n+8-n=25 n+8=25 n=17 To find the larger number: 2n+8=2(17)+8 = 42 User: A person has 17 coins, all nickels and dimes, worth $1.25. How many nickels are there? 10 8 9 Weegy: d + n = 17 0.1d + 0.05n = 1.25 d = 17 - n 0.1 (17 - n) + 0.05n = 1.25 1.7 - 0.1n + 0.05n = 1.25 1.7 - 0.05n = 1.25 -0.05n = -0.45 n = 9 9 Nickels, 8 Dimes User: The length of a rectangle is 3 inches more than its width, and its perimeter is 22 inches. Find the width of the rectangle. 4 in. 5 in. 7 in. Weegy: Let x be its width, then its length is (x + 3). perimeter = 2x + 2(x + 3) = 22, solve the equation we get x = 4. Its width is 4 inches. User: Simplify. (-5.12) - (-4.7) + (7.021) Weegy: (-5.12) - (-4.7) + (7.021) = -5.12 + 4.7 + 7.021; = 6.601 User: Find the value of 7 + 32 (-5 + 1) ÷ 2. User: Evaluate. -|-7 + 3| User: Evaluate -3x 3 - 4x for x = -1. Weegy: -3x^3 - 4x for x = -1 -3(-1)^2 - 4(-1) -3(-1) + 4 = 1 User: What is the algebraic expression for "the difference between seven times a number and three times that number"? User: Simplify 2(x - 3) + 7(x + 2). User: Simplify 18 - 2[x + (x - 5)]. Weegy: (x - 4)(x + 3) = x^2 + 3x - 4x - 12 = x^2 - x - 12 (More)
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Updated 9 days ago|5/14/2015 1:48:32 AM
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If x = -1
-3x^3 - 4x
= -3*(-1)^3 - 4*(-1)
= 3 + 4
= 7
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18 - 2[x + (x - 5)]
= 18 - 2(2x - 5)
= 18 - 4x + 10
= 28 - 4x
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The following question refers to "Caged Bird" by Maya Angelou. Which of the following does NOT apply to the image created in the line of poetry below? But a caged bird stands on the grave of dreams A. The sensory detail is visual. B. The image is static. C. The connotation is neutral. D. The mood is somber.
Weegy: "The connotation is neutral." does NOT apply to the image created in the line of poetry below: But a caged bird stands on the grave of dreams. User: The following question refers to “Caged Bird” by Maya Angelou. Why does the author juxtapose the two birds? A. to portray the two birds as being similar B. to let the reader decide which is the better bird C. to contrast the free and the caged bird D. to show that one bird is not superior to the other Weegy: The author juxtapose the two birds to contrast the free and the caged bird. User: What do you need to know about the word heart in the following passage to understand its meaning in context? I waited for three hours, but Jim never showed up to meet me. He broke my heart. A. its denotation B. its etymology C. its connotation D. its definition Weegy: I waited for three hours, but Jim never showed up to meet me. He broke my heart. To understand its meaning in context, you need to know the CONNOTATION of the word "heart". (More)
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Identify the correct spelling of the underlined word in the sentence below: It’s _________ car, so let them decide where we are going. a. there c. they’re b. their d. the’re
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It’s their car, so let them decide where we are going.
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Identify the correct spelling of the underlined word in the sentence below: It’s _________ car, so let them decide where we are going. a. there c. they’re b. their d. the’re Please select the best answer from the choices provided A B C D
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Updated 9 days ago|5/13/2015 11:53:02 AM
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It’s their car, so let them decide where we are going.
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Find the leg of each isosceles right triangle when the hypotenuse is of the given measure. Given = 8 cm
Weegy: Let x be the leg of the isosceles right triangle, we were given: x^2 + x^2 = 12^2 2x^2 = 144 x^2 = 72 x = 6 sqrt 2 cm The leg of each isosceles right triangle is 6 sqrt 2 cm when the hypotenuse is 12 cm. (More)
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Updated 10 days ago|5/13/2015 6:32:55 AM
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Let x be the leg of the isosceles right triangle, we were given:
x^2 + x^2 = 8^2
2x^2 = 64
x^2 = 32
x = 4 sqrt 2 cm
The leg of each isosceles right triangle when the hypotenuse is 8 cm is 4 sqrt 2 cm
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simplify 2 2/8
Weegy: The answer is 5.6 User: 5.6 into a fraction (More)
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Updated 11 days ago|5/11/2015 5:34:45 PM
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5.6 into a fraction is 28/5.
5.6
= 5 6/10
= 5 3/5
= 28/5
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Four times the sum of a number and 15 is at least 120. Let x represent the number. Find all possible values for x. A. x 26 B. x 15 C. x 15 D. x 26
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Updated 12 days ago|5/10/2015 11:55:38 PM
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4(x+15)>=120
x+15>=30
x>=15
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Select the correct difference. 5d2 + 4d - 3 less 2d2 - 3d + 4
Weegy: 5d^2+4d-3-2d^2+3d-4 = 3d^2+7d-7 User: Simplify m - {n + [p - (m + n - p)]}. Weegy: 9 - 5 1/3 = 8 3/3 - 5 1/3 = 3 2/3 Answer: 3 2/3 or 3.67 User: Choose the product. a3b2 · 4ab3 4a3b5 4a3b6 4a4b5 Weegy: the product of a3b2 ? 4ab3 is 4a4b5. User: Choose the product. -7p3(4p2 + 3p - 1) -28p5- 21p4+ 7p3 28p6+ 21p3- 7p 21p3+ 8p2+ 3p4- 8p -21p5+ 8p4- 3p3 Weegy: The answer for -7p3(4p2 + 3p - 1) is -28p5- 21p4+ 7p3. User: Choose the product. (5x2 + 2x - 3)(x - 1) 5x- 2x2+ 3x4 5x2- 5x- 1 7x3+ 6x2- 1x 5x3- 3x2- 5x+ 3 Weegy: D. Please rate the answer. User: Find the quotient. 42j4k2 ÷ (-3j3k) -14jk 14jk -14j²k Weegy: = 42j?k?/- 3j?k) = - 14jk Answer: - 14jk User: Find the quotient. (5ab - 10b2 + 15bc) ÷ 5b a + 2b - 3c a - 2b + 3c a - 2b - 3c Weegy: The quotient is: b. a - 2b + 3c [smile] User: Find the quotient. (6x2 - x - 40) ÷ (5 + 2x) 8 - 3x 3x + 8 3x - 8 Weegy: The answer is c. 3x-8. If you would like an explanation please let us know. User: Simplify the expression. 2(3y - 7) - 5y(2 - y) 5y2+ 4y+ 14 -5y2- 4y- 14 5y2- 4y- 14 y2+ 16y- 14 Weegy: 2(3y - 7) - 5y(2 - y), (6y-14) - (10y + 5y^2) = 5y^2- 4y- 14 User: Divide x4 + 7 by x - 3. x³ - 3x² - 9x - 27 R 88 x³ + 3x² + 9x - 27 R -74 x³ + 3x² + 9x + 27 R 88 Weegy: x? + 3x? + 9x + 27 R 88 User: Find the product. (n + 8)(n - 2) n2- 6n - 16 n2+ 6n - 16 n2- 6n + 16 (More)
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Updated 12 days ago|5/10/2015 11:52:21 PM
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m - {n + [p - (m + n - p)]}
= m - {n + (p - m - n + p)}
= m - {n + 2p - m - n}
= m + m - 2p
= 2m - 2p
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(5x^2 + 2x - 3)(x - 1)
= 5x^2*x + 2x*x - 3x - 5x^2 - 2x + 3
= 5x^3 - 3x^2 - 5x + 3
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The perimeter of a rectangle is 60 centimeters. The base is 2 times the height. What are the dimensions of the rectangle? User: The perimeter of a rectangle is 60 centimeters. The base is 2 times the height. What are the dimensions of the rectangle? User: An equilateral triangle has an apothem of 5 cm. Find the perimeter of the triangle to the nearest centimeter.
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The perimeter of a rectangle is 60 centimeters. The base is 2 times the height. Let x be the height, the base is 2x. rectangle perimeter = 2(x + 2x) = 60, 6x = 60, x = 10. The height of the rectangle is 10 centimetres and the base is 20 centimetres.
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An equilateral triangle has an apothem of 5 cm. Let x be the side of the triangle, then (1/2x)^2 + 5^2 = x^2, (3/4)x^2 = 25, x^2 = 100/3, x = 10/sqrt 3 = 10/1.732 = 5.77 cm. The perimeter = 3(5.77) = 17 cm.
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This means to "let the decision stand". a. per curium brief c. stare decisis b. amicus curiae brief d. de facto brief
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Updated 12 days ago|5/10/2015 5:27:07 PM
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This means to "let the decision stand": Stare decisis.

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What is the approximate side length of a square with a diagonal of 16?
Weegy: Let x be the side of the square, then x^2 + x^2 = 16^2, 2x^2 = 16^2, x^2 = (16^2)/2, x = 16/sqrt2 = 16/1.414 = 11.3 (More)
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