You have new items in your feed. Click to view.
Question and answer
Summarize "a boy who was traded for a horse" by George Washington carver
In A Boy Who Was Traded for A Horse, by James Saxon Childers, I learned that Dr. George Washington Carver started with nothing. He never had anything. [ Yet out of nothing he had created inestimable wealth for fellow human beings, to whom he had devoted his life. He was born a slave with no name. He did not know his father or mother, and didn’t even know his birthday. He was born in a rude
slave cabin on the farm of Moses Carver near Diamond Grove, Missouri. Moses Carver owned his mother, and a neighbor owned his father. When he was a baby six months old, night riders swooped down on his master’s plantation and carried away a number of slaves, among them the baby and his mother. Read more: ]
Expert answered|rhyann24|Points 1864|
Question|Rated good
Asked 10/14/2011 10:15:02 AM
0 Answers/Comments
Get an answer
New answers
Rating

There are no new answers.

Comments

There are no comments.

Add an answer or comment
Log in or sign up first.
Questions asked by the same visitor
What are two principles from Thoreau's "from civil disobedience"?
Weegy: The first principle is that you maintain respect for the rule of law even while disobeying the specific law that you perceive as unjust. [ Gandhi very much admired Socrates’ respect for Athenian law and his decision not to flee when his prison guards were bribed. King was always confident that American democracy would eventually treat his people as equal under the rule of law. Non-violent activists do not seek to undermine the rule of law, but only the repeal of unjust laws. Gandhi and King’s demands were clear and simple: laws that discriminated and disenfranchised must be abolished. Indian outcastes, African-Americans, and gays do not want “special rights”; they simply want the rights that all others enjoy. All legislators should realize that keeping discriminatory laws that many reasonable people protest erodes respect for the law. The second principle of civil disobedience follows from the first: you should plead guilty to any violation of the law. As Gandhi explains: “I am here to . . . submit cheerfully to the highest penalty that can be inflicted upon me for what in law is a deliberate crime and what appears to me to be the highest duty of a citizen.” Gandhi instructed his disciples to take the penance of their oppressors upon themselves. Gandhi’s tactics were a form of moral and political ju jitzu. Some of Gandhi’s judges felt as if they were the ones charged and convicted. Thoreau said that his one night in jail made the state look foolish. We have now arrived at the third principle of civil disobedience: you should attempt to convert your opponent by demonstrating the justice of your cause. Active nonviolence does not seek, as Gandhi says, “to defeat or humiliate your opponents, but to win their friendship and understanding.” ] (More)
Question
Expert Answered
Asked 10/13/2011 10:20:56 AM
0 Answers/Comments
27,011,497 questions answered
Popular Conversations
What was the Bay of Pigs? A. an American military base in Puerto ...
Weegy: The Bay of Pigs is a failed attempt by the U.S. to invade Cuba and overthrow the communist Castro regime. ...
2/21/2017 7:28:35 AM| 2 Answers
Finish this famous quote, "If you were going to give rock-and-roll ...
Weegy: If you were going to give rock n' roll another name, you might call it "Chuck Berry." User: Which of ...
2/21/2017 2:15:20 PM| 2 Answers
Jose is applying for a new job. In preparation, he ...
Weegy: c User: The range that people consider to be comfortable distance is often determined ...
2/21/2017 2:16:32 PM| 2 Answers
In 1949, the Communists won control of mainland China and established ...
Weegy: In 1949, the Communists won control of mainland China and established the People's Republic of China under Mao ...
2/21/2017 3:34:28 PM| 2 Answers
what part of the body does aerobic exercise strengthen, A. the brain ...
Weegy: Aerobic exercise is important mostly because it strengthens the heart.
2/21/2017 2:37:39 AM| 1 Answers
Weegy Stuff
S
P
P
L
Points 395 [Total 1164] Ratings 2 Comments 375 Invitations 0 Online
S
P
P
L
P
P
Points 322 [Total 2296] Ratings 1 Comments 312 Invitations 0 Offline
S
P
P
L
P
Points 226 [Total 1440] Ratings 0 Comments 226 Invitations 0 Offline
S
Points 30 [Total 30] Ratings 3 Comments 0 Invitations 0 Offline
S
Points 12 [Total 112] Ratings 1 Comments 2 Invitations 0 Offline
S
Points 12 [Total 22] Ratings 1 Comments 2 Invitations 0 Offline
S
Points 10 [Total 10] Ratings 1 Comments 0 Invitations 0 Offline
S
Points 10 [Total 10] Ratings 1 Comments 0 Invitations 0 Offline
S
Points 5 [Total 5] Ratings 0 Comments 5 Invitations 0 Offline
S
Points 3 [Total 3] Ratings 0 Comments 3 Invitations 0 Offline
* Excludes moderators and previous
winners (Include)
Home | Contact | Blog | About | Terms | Privacy | © Purple Inc.