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Read the selection below from the poem “The King Sends Three Cats to Guinevere” by Marjorie Allen Seiffert and answer the question that follows. I send you three grey cats with gifts— (For uniformity of metaphor, Since Bacchus, Satan, and the Hangman Are not contemporaneous in my mythology) I send you three grey cats with gifts, Queen Guinevere, To warn you, sleekly, silently To pay the forfeit. Source: Seiffert, Marjorie Allen. “The King Sends Three Cats to Guinevere.” BlackCatPoems.com. Black Cat Poems, n.d. Web. 7 July 2011. What is the author’s purpose in the above passage, and how does she achieve it through her organization and choice of details?

The author’s wants to explore the infidelity of Guinevere by the eyes of King Arthur and the author uses the sarcastic tone to achieve this. Further Explanation: The poem “The King Sends Three Cats to Guinevere” has been written by Marjorie Allen Seiffert. The poet speaks about the act of …

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Which of the following most likely influenced Shakespeare's inclusion of the three "weird sisters" in Macbeth? Many classical Greek tragedies involved witches. Male actors played the roles of female characters. King James I considered witches agents of evil. King James I dabbled in witchcraft and prophecy.

Which of the following most likely influenced Shakespeare’s inclusion of the three “weird sisters” in Macbeth? Many classical Greek tragedies involved witches. Male actors played the roles of female characters. King James I considered witches agents of evil. King James I dabbled in witchcraft and prophecy.

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According to his nobel prize acceptance speech, why does King think he was given the award? A. Because of the nonviolent methods he has used to fight oppression B. Because of the great personal losses he has suffered C. Because of his efforts to get the civil rights act passed D. Because of his continuing war with the us government

According to his nobel prize acceptance speech, why does King think he was given the award? A. Because of the nonviolent methods he has used to fight oppression B. Because of the great personal losses he has suffered C. Because of his efforts to get the civil rights act passed …

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What were three reasons why the colonists in America wanted their freedom from England and King George

Answered by answersmine AT 22/10/2019 – 04:18 AM 1) The colonists were annoyed with the fact that the king didn’t ask permission before he taxed them2) The colonists were not happy when Britain told them that they could only buy tea from England (Boston Tea Party) – they did not …

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6. What is a major corporation that includes a number of smaller companies in unrelated industries? a consumer mandate a franchise a conglomerate none of the above 7. What was “white flight”? middle-class white Americans leaving the cities for the suburbs rural poor moving to the cities middle-class white Americans leaving the suburbs for the cities urban poor moving to the country 8. In this case, the Supreme Court required criminal courts to provide free legal counsel to those who could not afford it. Gideon v. Wainwright Miranda v. Arizona Baker v. Carr Brown v. Board of Education 9. In 1896, in _______, the Supreme Court ruled that a Louisiana law requiring “separate but equal” public accommodations was constitutional. Sweatt v. Painter Plessy v. Ferguson Morgan v. Virginia Brown v. Board of Education of Topeka 10. Who gave the “I Have a Dream” speech during the march on Washington? A. Philip Randolph Robert Moses Martin Luther King, Jr. Bayard Rustin

Industrialization led to rising imperialism because 1) show of power: As one makes new technology, they would either want to test it out or show the other nations that what they produce is ground-breaking and the best. Usually if it is military technology, you would want to test it out, and …

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What sir gawain warning king arthur against?

Historical fiction is a literary technique and style in which authors use historical events, personages or circumstances to write their fictional stories. In the case of “The Contest”, by Sir Arthur Conan Doyle, which was published in 1911 as a short story, the writer uses as his framework the history …

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Why did king henry viii of england want an annulment or divorce from catherine of aragon? catherine was the daughter of king ferdinand and queen isabella of spain, who would not share their american colonies. the swiss thinker john calvin influenced henry to find a protestant wife. he wanted to start a protestant church in england, but catherine was catholic. he wanted to remarry because catherine did not produce a male heir to the throne?

The Reformation actually started after Columbus’s landing in North America.  Treaty of Tordesillas in 1494 was forced on Spain and Portugal by the Pope. The Pope basically said that all lands in the New World belonged to Spain and all new non-Christian lands in the Eastern Hemisphere belong to Portugal. …

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Ernesto read a play about a king who returns home after many years and finds a strange man exiting his wife’s bedroom. The king curses the man and orders that he be executed, but later he learns that the stranger was his grown son, who he had not recognized. Although the play ends badly for the king and his family, a few points of humor in the play break up the tension. Which of the following is a term to describe those moments of humor? A. tragedy B. comic relief C. satire D. farce

Here are a few pointers; hope this is useful) Ovation-by definition- is show of appreciation from an audience, for a person’s accomplishments or flaw. “Everyone deserves a standing ovation because we all overcometh the world.” A person’s accomplishment could be how they made a positive change in this world, strong …

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According to the Declaration of Independence, what does the king of England want to establish in America? A. A republic B. A new parliament C. Absolute tyranny D. A democracy

The Reformation actually started after Columbus’s landing in North America.  Treaty of Tordesillas in 1494 was forced on Spain and Portugal by the Pope. The Pope basically said that all lands in the New World belonged to Spain and all new non-Christian lands in the Eastern Hemisphere belong to Portugal. …

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Except for the king, every noble in a feudal society served as a _________ to a higher noble. vassal serf suzerain fief

1- The correct answer is B, as one result of the Great Society was that the lives of many underprivileged Americans improved. The Great Society was a set of US national reform programs announced by President Lyndon B. Johnson for the first time in a speech at Ohio University on …

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Until William of Normandy defeated Harold with which of the following groups did the king of England share his power

Such diverse historical figures as Jesus Christ, napoleon, Julius Caesar, Adolf Hitler, Winston Churchill, Franklin Roosevelt, Martin Luther King, Jr., and Cesar Chavez, are examples of Charismatic leaders. The reason is that they were able to inspire and motivate many followers. They were all good communicators and convinced the audience about …

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Read the sentence. upon returning to athens after defeating the minotaur in crete, theseus replaced king aegeus, leading athens into a new era of success. which part of theseus does the sentence best summarize? -the main resolution -the main setting -the main conflict -the main character

Hey there! Correct answer is D. Comma or Period Inside Rule A. Question mark or exclamation point inside: those are not really necessary. B. Colon or semicolon: not, a semicolon would divide the whole sentence and it would be shorten; a colon would work but after requested, when there is …

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In King Arthur’s Knights, why does King Mark decide to take a wife?

Hey there! Correct answer is D. Comma or Period Inside Rule A. Question mark or exclamation point inside: those are not really necessary. B. Colon or semicolon: not, a semicolon would divide the whole sentence and it would be shorten; a colon would work but after requested, when there is …

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What was one factor that caused the British to surrender at Yorktown? British soldiers were suffering from disease and refused to fight. George Washington’s soldiers outnumbered the British soldiers two to one. British troops received a false message from the king that the war was over. French and American forces joined together to block the British from getting supplies. Question 13(Multiple Choice Worth 1 points)

Such diverse historical figures as Jesus Christ, napoleon, Julius Caesar, Adolf Hitler, Winston Churchill, Franklin Roosevelt, Martin Luther King, Jr., and Cesar Chavez, are examples of Charismatic leaders. The reason is that they were able to inspire and motivate many followers. They were all good communicators and convinced the audience about …

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King george’s war was known in europe as __________.

Poland Hungary Bulgaria In the aftermath of World War II, the influence of the Soviet Union extended through the countries that were invaded by fascists in the Eastern Front, such as Poland, Hungary, and Bulgaria. Poland In January 1947, elections were held, resulting in the communist Republic of Poland. Previously …

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You are dealt two cards successively (without replacement) from a shuffled deck of 52 playing cards. find the probability that the first card is a king and the second card is a queen.

Answer: (C)0.20 Step-by-step explanation: We are given that we have to make five-letter codes that use the letters A, F, E, R, and M without repeating any letter. Thus, total number of letters=5 Now, the probability that a randomly chosen code starts with A is given as: Therefore, the the …

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Which excerpt from “Perseus” best represents a characteristic of a Greek hero? [Andromeda] had boasted that she was more beautiful than the daughters of Nereus, the Sea-god. [Athena and Hermes] told him which one was Medusa and that was important, for she alone of the three could be killed; the other two were immortal. King Acrisius of Argos had only one child, a daughter, Danaë. She was beautiful above all the other women of the land. Polydectes evidently talked to Perseus about [Gorgons]; he probably told him that he would rather have the head of one of them than anything else in the world.

Here are a few pointers; hope this is useful) Ovation-by definition- is show of appreciation from an audience, for a person’s accomplishments or flaw. “Everyone deserves a standing ovation because we all overcometh the world.” A person’s accomplishment could be how they made a positive change in this world, strong …

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“[The king] has excited domestic insurrections amongst us, and has endeavored to bring on the inhabitants of our frontiers, the merciless Indian Savages, whose known rule of warfare, is an undistinguished destruction of all ages, sexes and conditions.” Which best describes the colonists’ attitude toward American Indians? fearful and mistrusting sad and resigned optimistic but wary empathetic and understanding

Answer: Training your dog It is very important to train your dog. It keeps your dog’s mind active, and it help to build an understanding between you and your dog. Often, owners will shout at their dogs or even punish them when what is needed is training. The error in …

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What makes tze-yo-tzuh the antagonist in the monkey king plotline of american born chinese?

Answer: I don’t really want to go to that graduation ceremony, Mom. I don’t care about Brenda’s graduation at all. He won’t stop repeating what a great class they were and that they have a great future to go. It’s annoying, Mom. – Tommy said- You’ve got to go, Tommy. …

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Before he became king of england, james was already king of what country?

Poland Hungary Bulgaria In the aftermath of World War II, the influence of the Soviet Union extended through the countries that were invaded by fascists in the Eastern Front, such as Poland, Hungary, and Bulgaria. Poland In January 1947, elections were held, resulting in the communist Republic of Poland. Previously …

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Why did king Phillip II of Macedonia take an int erst in conquering Greece? A Philip grew interested in the Thebans’ strength and vowed to conquer them B Philip wished to gain control of the Theban army, know as the ‘ scared band of 300 Thebans.” C as a child he lived in Thebes and came to embrace the ways of the Thebans. D His son Alexander encouraged him to conquer the Aegean states

Industrialization led to rising imperialism because 1) show of power: As one makes new technology, they would either want to test it out or show the other nations that what they produce is ground-breaking and the best. Usually if it is military technology, you would want to test it out, and …

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Such diverse historical figures as jesus christ, napoleon, julius caesar, adolf hitler, winston churchill, franklin roosevelt, martin luther king, jr., and cesar chavez, are examples of __________ leaders

Explanation:   Melchizedek was king of Jerusalem, much earlier than the Jews had inhabited it, and was a priest of the Highest God, as the Bible says, referring to the omnipresent, omnipotent God. He lived in the time of Abraham, and as it is also recorded in the Bible, welcomed …

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The purpose of the Magna Carta (1215) was to limit the power of the king. create a new parliament. announce a new war with France. unite the Anglo-Saxons and Normans.

The United States managed to maintain a state of political isolation throughout the 19th century and the first part of the 20th. Few nations have been able to maintain such a position for such a long period of time. Historians argue that it is largely due to geographical reasons, given …

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