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4. This question is based on the following passage. Both Seagulls and wild geese are large birds. They're also similar in that both kinds of birds can fly over great distances. On the other hand, seagulls are scavengers, while wild geese aren't. Seagulls, for example, are often found around garbage dumps. Geese, however, feed on things like seeds and insects. Another important difference between the two kinds of birds is that geese fly on long annual migrations of well over 1,000 miles. Seagulls will migrate far inland to search for food. However, they don't follow seasonal patterns of
migration like wild geese. Clue words showing that contrasts are being made in this paragraph include A. both and difference. B. and and similar. C. also and hand. D. while and however.
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User: 4. This question is based on the following passage. Both Seagulls and wild geese are large birds. They're also similar in that both kinds of birds can fly over great distances. On the other hand, seagulls are scavengers, while wild geese aren't. Seagulls, for example, are often found around garbage dumps. Geese, however, feed on things like seeds and insects. Another important difference between the two kinds of birds is that geese fly on long annual migrations of well over 1,000 miles. Seagulls will migrate far inland to search for food. However, they don't follow seasonal patterns of migration like wild geese. Clue words showing that contrasts are being made in this paragraph include A. both and difference. B. and and similar. C. also and hand. D. while and however.

Weegy: Clue words showing that contrasts are being made in this paragraph include: "while and however".



User: Question 6 of 20 : Select the best answer for the question. 6. "Regular aerobic exercise gives an individual more endurance" is a sentence that shows cause and effect. Which word indicates the cause? A. Individual B. Exercise C. Regular D. Endurance

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"Regular aerobic exercise gives an individual more endurance" is a sentence that shows cause and effect. The word "exercise" indicates the cause.
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9. Channing had been working for the lumber company for six years. He had taken extra shifts, arrived early, and trained new employees. Now that the position of assistant manager was opening up, he hoped all of his dedication and hard work was worth it. What is the central idea of this paragraph? A. The best employees know that it's important to accept additional shifts. B. Being an assistant manager requires Channing to take on additional responsibilities. C. Channing is ...
Weegy: "Channing had been working for the lumber company for six years. He had taken extra shifts, arrived early, and trained new employees ..." Channing is hoping all of his years of service will result in a promotion. [ ] User: 16. The office memo read as follows: "There is a mandatory meeting at 3:00 P.M. on Thursday. The newest sales numbers will be covered in detail, and then the appropriate promotions will be announced." What is the key idea of this passage? A. Sales numbers are often a very important element in a business's profits. B. This meeting will discuss the business's success and who achieved the most. C. Getting promoted is traditionally done during the required business meetings. D. Regular meetings tend to be held during the late afternoon in mid-week. (More)
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The office memo read as follows: "There is a mandatory meeting at 3:00 P.M. on Thursday. The newest sales numbers will be covered in detail, and then the appropriate promotions will be announced. 'This meeting will discuss the business's success and who achieved the most' is the key idea of this message.
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17. You can often tell what a word means by its _______ in a sentence. A. placement B. context C. order D. spelling
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You can often tell what a word means by its context in a sentence.

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17. This question is based on the following paragraph. In American society, romantic love is considered the main reason for people to marry. On the other hand, in some societies, romantic love is considered a form of obsession or madness. In fact, even in many societies where "true love" is not considered a form of insanity, arranged marriages are still the norm. For example, in many cultures it's believed that marriage is basically an economic arrangement. Thus, a farmer needs a wife both ...
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In American society, romantic love is considered the main reason for people to marry. On the other hand, in some societies, romantic love is considered a form of obsession or madness. In fact, even in many societies where "true love" is not considered a form of insanity, arranged marriages are still the norm. For example, in many cultures it's believed that marriage is basically an economic arrangement. On the other hand signals a contrast between ideals about marriage.

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