Who was the first English captain to sail around the world?Read More »
What type of verb is the bold word? Sophia was captain of the team. A. linking B. helping C. actionRead More »
Paul Revere knew that the British soldiers were not commanded by their captain to fire on civilians of the Boston Massacre. Instead, the situation was a riot that got out of hand. Still, he made a famous poster that showed British soldiers executing unarmed Americans. What statement best summarizes the poster he made?
The Battles of Lexington and Concord were the firstmilitary engagements of the American Revolutionary War. The battles were fought on April 19, 1775 in Middlesex County, Province of Massachusetts Bay, within the towns of Lexington, Concord, Lincoln, Menotomy (present-day Arlington), and Cambridge.Read More »
What is the significance of the two different images? “O Captain! my Captain! rise up and hear the bells; Rise up—for you the flag is flung—for you the bugle trills; For you bouquets and ribbon’d wreaths—for you the shores a—crowding; For you they call, the swaying mass, their eager faces turning; Here Captain! dear father! This arm beneath your head; It is some dream that on the deck, You’ve fallen cold and dead.” A. The speaker cannot believe that something wonderful has happened when everyone is so sad. B. The speaker cannot believe that people will ever be able to feel happiness again after this event C. The speaker cannot believe that people will ever be able to feel sadness again after this event D. The speaker cannot believe that something terrible has happened when everyone is so happy.
Okay, I will give you ideas. Lets make this guy’s name Marsel, and lets say he is single, as he is around 25, and lives with his parents, and works as a surgeon. He is a tall, thin man who is a genius. His income is higher than average, and is at …Read More »
“A ship lost at sea for many days suddenly sighted a friendly vessel. From the mast of the unfortunate vessel was seen a signal, “Water, water; we die of thirst!” The answer from the friendly vessel at once came back, “Cast down your bucket where you are.” A second time the signal, “Water, water; send us water!” ran up from the distressed vessel, and was answered, “Cast down your bucket where you are.” And a third and fourth signal for water was answered, “Cast down your bucket where you are.” The captain of the distressed vessel, at last heeding the injunction, cast down his bucket, and it came up full of fresh, sparkling water from the mouth of the Amazon River. To those of my race who depend on bettering their condition in a foreign land or who underestimate the importance of cultivating friendly relations with the Southern white man, who is their next-door neighbor, I would say: “Cast down your bucket where you are”— cast it down in making friends in every manly way of the people of all races by whom we are surrounded.” Booker T. Washington, 1895 In this passage, Washington is urging African Americans to A) start a new life in South America. B) work more closely with whites in the South. C) start a revolution against the United States. D) form groups to fight against the Ku Klux Klan.
1. Free trade 2. Competition 3. Domestic Free trade agreements allow for easy trade between countries and can lower prices, but can create a loss of jobs for one country while the other gains employment. The US has a free trade agreement with Mexico and Canada called the North American …Read More »