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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 author's purpose for using local dialect is,to nostalgically portray life in the California mining camps of the 1840s and 1850s. 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: Mr. Oakhurst is a character archetype. Which of the following characters is likely based on this archetype? A. Adam Sandler as the funny bachelor B. John Wayne as the tough cowboy Duke C. Gene Wilder as the alcoholic sidekick Jim D. Bill Cosby as the wise father, Dr. Huxtable Weegy: B. John Wayne as the tough cowboy Duke. John Wayne is probably based on Mr. Oakhurst's archetype. 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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An archetype is best described as a character who represents a distinguishing quality.
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6. Which of the following sentences contains correct usage of its/it's? A. My grandmother always said, "Its not if you win or lose, but how you play the game." B. Its only a game. C. Let's go out on Friday; it's my birthday! D. The dog chased it's tail until it got dizzy.
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The following sentence contains correct usage of its/it's: Let's go out on Friday; it's my birthday!
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what number is one-third of the way between 2.2 and 8.5
Weegy: to find out the ne third in the way between 2.2 and 8.5. let x be the number. x=(8.5-2.2)/3 =2.1 s 2.1 is the number (More)
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The first Americans A. were searching for gold. B. were the Native Americans. C. sought religious freedom. D. kept journals of their experiences.
Weegy: The first Americans: were the Native Americans. User: Read the poem below, and answer the question that follows: “War Song. 1776” “HARK, hark, the sound of war is heard, And we must all attend; Take up our arms and go with speed, Our country to defend. Our parent state has turned our foe, Which fills our land with pain; Her gallant ships, manned out for war, Come thundering o'er the main. There's Carleton, Howe, and Clinton too. And many thousands more, May cross the sea, but all in vain, Our rights we'll ne'er give o'er. Our pleasant homes they do invade, Our property devour; And all because we won't submit To their despotic power. Then let us go against our foe, We'd better die than yield; We and our sons are all undone, If Britain wins the field.” "War Song," unknown author, 1776 What is the overall message of this ballad? A. The soldiers are anxious to reunite with Carleton, Howe, and Clinton. B. The soldiers are strongly committed to the Revolutionary cause. C. The soldiers take their weapons and move quickly. D. The soldiers long to return to their homeland of England. (More)
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All of the following were reform movements during the first part of the 19th century EXCEPT A. abolition. B. Farm Aid. C. temperance. D. women's suffrage.
Weegy: All of the following were reform movements during the first part of the 19th century EXCEPT: Farm Aid. User: All of the following individuals were famous American writers from the first part of the 19th century EXCEPT A. Mark Twain. B. Edgar Allan Poe. C. Harriet Beecher Stowe. D. Henry David Thoreau. User: What was the Second Great Awakening? A. a revival in the United States of Enlightenment ideas and traditions B. a revival in the United States of Old World superstitions and pagan holidays C. a revival in the United States that encouraged active Christian piety through both faith and good works D. a revival in the United States that encouraged Americans to return to the ways of subsistence farming and communal living Weegy: The Second Great Awakening is a revival in the United States that encouraged active Christian piety through both faith and good works. [ ] User: Which one of the following explored parts of North America in search of a city of gold and traveled up through Florida and along the Mississippi River? A. Francisco Vásquez de Coronado B. Hernando DeSoto C. Francisco Pizarro D. Hernando Cortéz Weegy: Hernando DeSoto explored parts of North America in search of a city of gold and traveled up through Florida and along the Mississippi River. (More)
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"Ni kan," my mother said, calling me over with hurried hand gestures. "Look here." I could see why my mother was fascinated by the music. It was being pounded out by a little Chinese girl, about nine years old, with a Peter Pan haircut. The girl had the sauciness of a Shirley Temple. She was proudly modest like a proper Chinese child. And she also did this fancy sweep of a curtsy, so that the fluffy skirt of her white dress cascaded slowly to the floor like petals of a large carnation. In ...
Weegy: The dialogue between the characters reveals that Suyuan is disappointed that Jing-mei has low expectations. User: What is characterization? the process of conveying information about a character, which gives insight into character motivation the main story line of a work consisting of a chain of events related by cause and effect the dramatic struggle or clash between two or more forces in a story the dynamic protagonist and narrator in the story (More)
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Characterization is the process of conveying information about a character, which gives insight into character motivation.
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Someone who is Use First for the Confluence Pattern
Weegy: Someone who is Use First for the Confluence Pattern takes a fluid, multifaceted approach to a project. User: If you skip reading directions for a task and frequently miss deadlines you likely avoid this pattern Weegy: If you skip reading directions for a task and frequently miss deadlines you likely Avoid this Pattern: SEQUENCE PATTERN (More)
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Which of the following provides the BEST illustration of the author's use of imagery to support his theme? A. "Ah, make the most of what we yet may spend." B. "To-day of past Regret and future Fears . . ." C. "To-morrow!—Why, To-morrow I may be . . ." D. "Dust into Dust, and under Dust, to lie . . ."
Weegy: "Dust into Dust, and under Dust, to lie . . ." is the BEST illustration of the author's use of imagery to support his theme. User: “Come, fill the Cup, and in the fire of Spring Your Winter-garment of Repentance fling:” The use of the word Spring evokes an image of A. maturity. B. movement. C. youth. D. separation. Weegy: b User: Which of the following excerpts BEST illustrates Marvell's use of allusion to help develop his theme? A. "Had we but world enough, and time, This coyness, Lady, were no crime . . ." B. "And while thy willing soul transpires At every pore . . ." C. "Let us roll all our strength and all Our sweetness up into one ball . . ." D. ". . . I would Love you ten years before the Flood, And you should, if you please, refuse Till the conversion of the Jews." Weegy: C. "Let us roll all our strength and all Our sweetness up into one ball . . ." User: The poem from the Rubáiyát and the poem "To His Coy Mistress" have which of the following in common? A. setting B. thematic material C. characters D. rising action Weegy: The poem from the Rubaiyat and the poem "To His Coy Mistress" have which of the following in common: rising action. User: amorous Weegy: Showing, feeling, or relating to sexual desire. User: Which of the following is a contemporary carpe diem saying? A. Live in the present. B. Keep your eyes on the prize. C. Follow your heart. D. Trust your instincts. Weegy: Live in the present is a contemporary carpe diem saying. User: “The grave's a fine and private place, But none, I think, do there embrace.” Which is the BEST paraphrase of this excerpt? A. I will love you until we die. B. Our love will last for an eternity. C. I love you more than life itself. D. We won't be able to enjoy each other when we're dead. Weegy: Which is the BEST paraphrase of this excerpt? B.Our love will last for an eternity User: “Ah, my Belovéd, fill the cup that clears To-day of past Regret and future ... (More)
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If the audience is slow to respond to your question, you should answer it yourself rather than let there be silence. TRUE or FALSE.
Weegy: If the audience is slow to respond to your question, you should answer it yourself rather than let there be silence. TRUE. (More)
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How many complex roots does the equation below have? x 6 + x 3 + 1 = 0
Weegy: Let x3 = u Then x6 = u2 The discriminant is b2-4ac=1^2-4*1*1=-3 which is negative u have two complex roots. So there are two complex values x3. There are 3 complex cube roots of each of those two complex roots for u. [ Therefore, there are 6 complex roots. ] (More)
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What is another name for fiat money? A. liquid money B. legal tender C. commodity money D. credit
Weegy: Fiat money is money that derives its value from government regulation or law. The term fiat currency is used when the fiat money is used as the main currency of the country. [ The term derives from the Latin fiat ("let it be done", "it shall be").[1] Fiat money originated in 11th century China,[2] and its use became widespread during the Yuan and Ming dynasties.[3] During the 13th century, Marco Polo described the fiat money of the Yuan Dynasty in his book The Travels of Marco Polo.[4][5] The Nixon Shock of 1971 ended the direct convertibility of the United States dollar to gold. Since then all reserve currencies have been fiat currencies, including the U.S. dollar and the Euro.[6] B legal tender. ] User: All of the following are characteristics of currency that economists look for EXCEPT: A. durability B. portability C. inflammability D. divisibility Weegy: D User: Which of the following is not an influence on production? A. consumer demand B. government regulations C. opportunity costs D. solar flares (More)
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Another name for fiat money is legal tender.
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All of the following are characteristics of currency that economists look for EXCEPT: inflammability.
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Solar flares is not an influence on production.
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Read the following passage, and then answer the question below. [1] The score at halftime was six to six, and neither team seamed ready to take charge of the game. [2] While the marching bands trudged up and down the field in front of the worried fans the coaches of each team gave pep talks inside the locker rooms. [3] Players sat listening with there helmets in there hands, but the words of the coaches seemed to fall upon deaf ears. [4] Then one player on the visiting team ...
Weegy: It is: C. Then one player on the visiting team stood up, and he said, I didn't travel across two states to go home a loser, so let's get out there and win it!? User: In a contraction, the apostrophe should always be placed A. just before the last letter. B. immediately after the last letter. C. between the first word and the second word. D. where the missing letters would be. (More)
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In a contraction, the apostrophe should always be placed where the missing letters would be.
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Which is a theme of Treasure Island? A. Allowing friends to help when danger arises demonstrates good sense. B. Money is not the root of all evil, for evil exists even in places where money does not. C. Relying on facts and logic to overcome one's fears and solve problems is a sign of maturity. D. Facing one's fears in private is not the same as facing them in public.
Weegy: Sign Up Help. American Lit: 1914 ... an ethic Cather approves of strongly even if she does not always ... [ we may let slip some great occasion of good, or avoid some ... ] |Score 1 (More)
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C. Relying on facts and logic to overcome one's fears and solve problems is a sign of maturity is the answer for the question, What is the theme of Treasure Island?
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The area of a rectangle is 128 ft.² if the link is twice the width what is the measure of the width of the rectangle
Weegy: ara of rectanle is 128^2 foot the length is twice the width let length is x then width is x/2 area of rectangle is length*breadth x*(x/2)=128 x^2=256 x=16 and x/2 =8 (More)
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Which part of a river would have animals with very muscular bodies and adaptations that let survive in turbulent water?
Weegy: The part of a river would have animals with very muscular bodies and adaptations that let survive in turbulent water is the transition zone (More)
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Nancy and john each had worked 19 hours on a job when their foreman told them that they were 65% complete. How many hours are left on this job?
Weegy: By working on 19 hour they have completed 65% of work, So let x be the no of hour required to complete complete work, So x is 29.23 But he worked for 19 hour. So remaining hour is 10.23 hour. (More)
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