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Match the type of writing to the correct audience. Match Term Definition Children A) complicated stories with twists and puzzles Adults B) life lessons told through complex sentences Fans of horror C) sweet stories about happy encounters Fans of romance D) dark stories about strange encounters Fans of mystery E) wonder told through simple sentences

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The type of writing base on the audiences preferences are:

A) complicated stories with twists and puzzles are for fans of mysteries
B) life lessons told through complex sentences are for adults
C) sweet stories about happy encounters are for fans of romance
D) dark stories about strange encounters are for fans of horror
E) wonder told through simple sentences are for children

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Sixty-five percent of men consider themselves knowledgeable football fans. if 12 men are randomly selected, find the probability that exactly four of them will consider themselves knowledgeable fans.

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You need to determine the number of ways in which 30 competitors from 50 can qualify. First, you have to realize that the order is irrelevant, that is: it is the same competitor_1, competitor _2, competitor _3 than competitor_3, competitor_2, competitor_1, or any combination of those three competitors.

So, the number of ways is which 30 competitors from 50 can qualify is given by the formula of combinations, which is:

C (m,n) = m! / (n! * (m -n)! )

=> C (50,30) = 50! / (30! (50 – 30)! ) = (50!) / [30! (50 – 30)!] = 50! / [30! 20!] =

 = 47,129,212,243,960 different ways the qualifiying round of 30 competitors can be selected from the 50 competitors.

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The fans were ecstatic: their team had won its division. This sentence is: A simple B complex C compound

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Answer:

Your answer would be that the correct version of the sentence is the following one: My brother took out the garbage, and Motehr was very happy.

Explanation:

You should capitalize words such as Mother, Father, Brother, Sister, Grandmother, Son, Daughter when they are used in place of the person’s name. What is more, you should not capitalize them when they follow possessive pronouns (my, your, his, her, our). In the sentence above, Mother is capitalized because it is not preceded by any pronoun, while brother is not because it follows the possessive pronoun my.

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Allen could feel the sweat pouring off his body as he glanced at the clock. The noise in the gym was deafening and it felt as if he was dribbling in slow motion. But he knew he had to make the shot. At the buzzer, he jumped up and released the ball from his fingertips, and the crowd held its breath as they watched it spin around and around the rim. Finally the ball dropped through the net and the Stallion fans cheered wildly. Which provides the BEST conclusion to this narrative paragraph? A) He had won the game for his team. B) The opposing team was disappointed. C) The next game would be even tougher. D) Basketball is Allen’s favorite sport.

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The correct answer is D. Washington Irving’s stories can best be categorized as romantic gothic literature.

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Washington Irving was an American writer of Romanticism. Under the pseudonym Diedrich Knickerbocker, in 1809 he published a parodic heroic poem, History of New York. In 1815 he traveled to England, where, among other things, he published The Sketch Book of Geoffrey Crayon, Ghent (1820), which contained stories such as Rip Van Winkle and The Legend of Sleepy Hollow.

Irving stayed in Europe for seventeen years. From 1826 to 1829 he worked for the US Embassy in Madrid. During his time in Spain he also traveled extensively around the country and wrote several stories about his travels, including visiting the Moorish castle of Alhambra in Andalusia, he wrote the book Tales of Alhambra about his experiences of the place. The book was a great success and made the castle a popular tourist destination. In 1832 he returned in triumph to New York, when he was the first American author to become famous even in Europe. He traveled around the southern and western United States and wrote travel stories. From 1842 to 1845, Irving was the United States ambassador to Spain.

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