Question and answer
13. Which of the following sentences is written in the active voice? A. The bill was passed by the legislature. B. I was told by the chairman that the bill was passed by the legislature. C. The chairman told me that the legislature passed the bill. D. It was voted by the legislature to pass.
s
Question
Asked 10/1/2018 4:01:40 PM
Updated 115 days ago|8/5/2020 8:56:48 AM
1 Answer/Comment
Get an answer
Original conversation
User: 13. Which of the following sentences is written in the active voice? A. The bill was passed by the legislature. B. I was told by the chairman that the bill was passed by the legislature. C. The chairman told me that the legislature passed the bill. D. It was voted by the legislature to pass.

Weegy: The sentence with the active voice is:
Score .993

User: Question 5 of 20 : Select the best answer for the question. 5. Freewriting is an exercise in which you A. write whatever thoughts come to mind. B. write only grammatically correct sentences. C. revise and polish an essay. D. rewrite an article in a magazine or newspaper.

Weegy: Freewriting is an exercise in which you write whatever your thoughts are in no particular order.
Expert answered|Score .8832|ivyleaf|Points 720|

User: Question 6 of 20 : Select the best answer for the question. 6. To put abstract ideas into close-up words, use _______ descriptions. A. faraway B. concrete C. impersonal D. general

Weegy: To put abstract ideas into close-up words, use concrete descriptions.
Expert answered|Score .994|Marvel2|Points 6239|

User: Question 7 of 20 : Select the best answer for the question. 7. When using direct quotations in your writing, which of the following should be placed outside the set of quotation marks? A. Period B. Semicolon C. Comma D. Question mark

Weegy: When using direct quotations in your writing, a semicolon should be placed outside the set of quotation marks.
Expert answered|Score .981|sacha|Points 57811|

User: Question 8 of 20 : Select the best answer for the question. 8. Which one of the following sentences is written in the active voice? A. It is said that definite steps can be taken to prevent many accidents. B. Accidents are considered by most people as unavoidable. C. Accidents are witnessed every day. D. Few people think seriously of doing something about accidents.

Weegy: The sentence written in the active voice is: C. Few people think seriously of doing something about accidents.
Expert answered|Score .9944|Masamune|Points 80109|

User: Question 9 of 20 : Select the best answer for the question. 9. Synonyms are words that are A. defined in a thesaurus. B. similar in meaning. C. opposite in meaning. D. pronounced the same.

Weegy: Synonym are words that are similar in meaning.
Expert answered|Score .9837|Totoro|Points 7219|

User: Question 10 of 20 : Select the best answer for the question. 10. Of the following methods, the best way to increase your reading is by A. joining a mail-order book club. B. forcing yourself to read subjects you dislike. C. reading a new book every day. D. setting a goal to read five new pages every night.

Weegy: Of the following methods the best way to increase your reading is by Setting a goal to read five new pages every night.
Expert answered|Score .9919|Malekith22|Points 1631|

User: Question 11 of 20 : Select the best answer for the question. 11. Nelson's hobby is tinkering with small appliances. Tinkering with implies that Nelson is unskilled at his hobby. You want to change the flavor of this sentence to show that Nelson is, in fact, quite skilled at his hobby. Which of the following should you choose to replace tinkering with so that the reader gets the right idea? A. Messing with B. Repairing C. Selling D. Fiddling with

Question
Asked 10/1/2018 4:01:40 PM
Updated 115 days ago|8/5/2020 8:56:48 AM
1 Answer/Comment
New answers
Rating
8
Nelson's hobby is tinkering with small appliances. Tinkering with implies that Nelson is unskilled at his hobby. You want to change the flavor of this sentence to show that Nelson is, in fact, quite skilled at his hobby. Choose "repairing" to replace "tinkering with" so that the reader gets the right idea.
Added 115 days ago|8/5/2020 8:56:48 AM
This answer has been confirmed as correct and helpful.
Comments

There are no comments.

Add an answer or comment
Log in or sign up first.
Questions asked by the same visitor
An earthquake was felt throughout a circular area of 1,808.64 square miles. What was the radius of the circular area? A. 576 miles B. 12 miles C. 24 miles D. 20 miles
Question
Not Answered
Updated 28 days ago|10/31/2020 2:57:51 PM
1 Answer/Comment
An earthquake was felt throughout a circular area of 1,808.64 square miles. The radius of the circular area was 24 Miles.

Solution:
r^2 = 1.808.64/3.14; r^2 = 576 Take the square root of both sides; r = 24 Miles.
Added 28 days ago|10/31/2020 2:57:51 PM
This answer has been confirmed as correct and helpful.
Using the Pythagorean theorem, find the length of a leg of a right triangle if the other leg is 8 feet long and the hypotenuse is 10 feet long. A. 41 ft. B. 6 ft. C. 36 ft. D. 12.81 ft.
Question
Updated 147 days ago|7/4/2020 12:48:32 PM
1 Answer/Comment
Using the Pythagorean theorem, the length of a leg of a right triangle if the other leg is 8 feet long and the hypotenuse is 10 feet long is 6 feet.
Solution:
sqrt (10^2 - 8^2)
sqrt (100 - 64)
sqrt (36)
6 feet (answer)

Added 147 days ago|7/4/2020 12:48:32 PM
This answer has been confirmed as correct and helpful.
Question 8 of 20 : Select the best answer for the question. 8. An imperative sentence A. makes a request. B. makes a statement. C. shows emotion. D. asks a question.
Question
Updated 10/1/2018 6:02:00 PM
1 Answer/Comment
An imperative sentence makes a request.
Added 10/1/2018 6:02:00 PM
This answer has been confirmed as correct and helpful.
An imperative sentence A. makes a request. B. makes a statement. C. shows emotion. D. asks a question.
Question
Updated 10/2/2018 5:58:25 AM
1 Answer/Comment
An imperative sentence makes a request.
Added 10/1/2018 5:34:52 PM
This answer has been confirmed as correct and helpful.
matahari [10/2/2018 5:58:45 AM], Confirmed by matahari [10/2/2018 5:58:46 AM]
8. An imperative sentence A. makes a request. B. makes a statement. C. shows emotion. D. asks a question.
Question
Updated 10/1/2018 5:12:15 PM
1 Answer/Comment
An imperative sentence makes a request.
Added 10/1/2018 4:47:57 PM
This answer has been confirmed as correct and helpful.
Confirmed by alfred123 [10/1/2018 5:12:04 PM]
32,745,333
questions answered
Popular Conversations
Which set is an example of like fractions? A. 1/2 and 3/2 B. 7/4 and ...
Weegy: The set which is an example of like fractions is: 10/10 and 5/5.
11/19/2020 1:34:30 AM| 5 Answers
Very light, thin lines that separate the colored areas or rock units ...
Weegy: Very light, thin lines that separate the colored areas or rock units on a geologic map are called contact lines. ...
11/19/2020 5:42:19 AM| 4 Answers
Which NIMS Management Characteristic refers to the number of ...
Weegy: Manageable Span of Control refers to the number of subordinates that directly report to a supervisor. User: ...
11/22/2020 1:09:24 AM| 3 Answers
In Asia, the Cold war led to
11/23/2020 8:27:15 AM| 3 Answers
A galaxy that has a shape similar to a football is a(n) ____ galaxy. ...
Weegy: A galaxy that has a shape similar to a football is an irregular galaxy.
11/24/2020 5:47:07 AM| 3 Answers
GET
Answers.
GET THE APP.
weegy*
*
Get answers from Weegy and a team of really smart live experts.
S
L
P
R
P
R
L
P
P
C
R
P
R
L
P
R
P
R
P
R
R
Points 1807 [Total 19243] Ratings 1 Comments 1487 Invitations 31 Offline
S
L
L
1
P
1
L
Points 1524 [Total 10264] Ratings 14 Comments 1384 Invitations 0 Offline
S
L
Points 906 [Total 2188] Ratings 0 Comments 856 Invitations 5 Offline
S
L
P
1
L
Points 645 [Total 6611] Ratings 10 Comments 545 Invitations 0 Online
S
L
P
P
P
1
P
L
1
Points 478 [Total 9130] Ratings 4 Comments 438 Invitations 0 Offline
S
L
Points 377 [Total 1031] Ratings 20 Comments 177 Invitations 0 Offline
S
L
Points 251 [Total 3282] Ratings 6 Comments 191 Invitations 0 Offline
S
L
Points 221 [Total 418] Ratings 1 Comments 211 Invitations 0 Offline
S
L
1
1
1
1
1
1
1
1
1
1
Points 193 [Total 2310] Ratings 18 Comments 13 Invitations 0 Offline
S
L
Points 148 [Total 159] Ratings 0 Comments 148 Invitations 0 Offline
* Excludes moderators and previous
winners (Include)
Home | Contact | Blog | About | Terms | Privacy | © Purple Inc.