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Read the following paragraph. Then rewrite it to make it represent good human relations skills. Bart was 16 years old when he moved to New Jersey. He was not happy because there were very few kids his age in his new neighborhood. During the winter, he watched his elderly neighbor, Mr. Jones, remove snow from his sidewalk. After watching, he would go back to playing video games. In the summer, Bart wanted to go swimming in Mr. Jones’s pool but was afraid to ask.

Read the following paragraph. Then rewrite it to make it represent good human relations skills. Bart was 16 years old when he moved to New Jersey. He was not happy because there were very few kids his age in his new neighborhood. During the winter, he watched his elderly neighbor, …

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Why does the neighbor say that “good fences make good neighbours” in “Mending Wall”? He doesn’t want cows in his fields. He is repeating what his father used to say. He is worried about people being on his land. He does not like the poem’s speaker.

Since a tiny tender child of four,There’s nothing that I dreamt of more,Than to jump aboard a great big ship,A telescope, a map, a sword, by my hip,To feel the sea breeze in my hair,To stroke my parrot on the wood chair,To be bold and brave and happy as can be,To …

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“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 …

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