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How can the reader best interpret the theme of a story? A.By imagining what happens to the characters next B.By developing a personal opinion about the story C.By focusing on details from the story that suggest a universal truth D.By rewriting the story using a different point of view

How can the reader best interpret the theme of a story? A.By imagining what happens to the characters next B.By developing a personal opinion about the story C.By focusing on details from the story that suggest a universal truth D.By rewriting the story using a different point of view

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What is Henry David Thoreau's opinion about government? A. That a government should create laws that come from a place of morality B. That a government which does not govern very much is weak C. That a government is best when it does not interfere with the lives of individuals D. That a government that has laws created by the people is the strongest

What is Henry David Thoreau’s opinion about government? A. That a government should create laws that come from a place of morality B. That a government which does not govern very much is weak C. That a government is best when it does not interfere with the lives of individuals …

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Which type of logical fallacy is being presented in the argument below? “Officer, I apologize for running through the tollbooth without paying. I really think you should let me go with a warning because I just got laid off from my job today. I was crying and I didn’t even see the tollbooth and if you give me a ticket, I don’t know how I’m going to pay for it now that I’m unemployed.” A. appeal to common opinion B. personal attack C. false dilemma D. appeal to pity

Which type of logical fallacy is being presented in the argument below? “Officer, I apologize for running through the tollbooth without paying. I really think you should let me go with a warning because I just got laid off from my job today. I was crying and I didn’t even …

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Read the following dialogue: Mark: I deserve a raise! Boss: Why do you deserve a raise? Mark: Both Rachel and Soledad make three dollars more an hour than I do, so I should make the same as they do. Boss: Both Rachel and Soledad have worked here longer than you and always receive top evaluations. Mark: Well, then I deserve a raise because I have a wife and two children at home, one of whom has a very expensive medical condition. Boss: No. What are the logical fallacies in Mark's argument? A. appeal to common opinion and appeal to emotion B. appeal to emotion and false dilemma C. appeal to pity and personal attack D. personal attack and false dilemma

Read the following dialogue: Mark: I deserve a raise! Boss: Why do you deserve a raise? Mark: Both Rachel and Soledad make three dollars more an hour than I do, so I should make the same as they do. Boss: Both Rachel and Soledad have worked here longer than you …

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Read the following excerpt taken from the US Supreme Court case Plessy v. Ferguson (1896). The case coming on for a hearing before the Supreme Court, that court was of opinion that the law under which the prosecution had was constitutional, and denied the relief prayed for by the petitioner. Ex parte Plessy, 45 La.Ann. 80. Whereupon petitioner prayed for a writ of error from this court, which was allowed by the Chief Justice of the Supreme Court of Louisiana. MR. JUSTICE BROWN, after stating the case, delivered the opinion of the court. This case turns upon the constitutionality of an act of the General Assembly of the State of Louisiana, passed in 1890, providing for separate railway carriages for the white and colored races. Acts 1890, No. 111, p. 152. The first section of the statute enacts “that all railway companies carrying passengers in their coaches in this State shall provide equal but separate accommodations for the white and colored races by providing two or more passenger coaches for each passenger train, or by dividing the passenger coaches by a partition so as to secure separate accommodations: Provided, That this section shall not be construed to apply to street railroads. No person or persons, shall be admitted to occupy seats in coaches other than the ones assigned to them on account of the race they belong to.” The Supreme Court’s ruling in Plessy v. Ferguson was problematic because

In the Plessy v. Ferguson case, the Supreme Court’s ruling of the “separate but equal” law being constitutional was problematic because the “separate but equal” law accepted segregation and the discrimination that were against blacks. Hope this helps!

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What are the ethical concerns regarding stem cell research? Briefly describe each side of the debate. What is your opinion about stem cell research

Stem cells research is very Unethical. Cloning anything whenever at any age to make an exact replica gives way for mutations. Meaning someone could have to suffer there whole life, without an eye, without a limb, and these things can happen in real life you don’t just have to be born …

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What does writer’s opinion means?

D. To move the reader toward the climax of the story This is the correct naswer. Authors create tension to engage the readers. Tension is what makes a story  worth reading since it will touch or move the reader’s feelings. The reader’s rational side will be set aside by his/ …

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If a Supreme Court Justice disagrees with the decision of the court, he/she may write a.A. new lawB. Letter to the president C.Concurring opinion D.dissening opinion

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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Which response includes an opinion rather than just fact? Frida Kahlo’s passion for painting was so deep that it was the only thing that gave her joy. The bus accident caused Frida Kahlo to suffer from severe pain for the rest of her life. After the bus accident, Frida Kahlo abandoned her study of medicine to become a painter. Frida Kahlo’s artwork gained widespread recognition in the 1980s, many years after her death..

D. To move the reader toward the climax of the story This is the correct naswer. Authors create tension to engage the readers. Tension is what makes a story  worth reading since it will touch or move the reader’s feelings. The reader’s rational side will be set aside by his/ …

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There was a time when the Church was very powerful … In those days the Church was not merely a thermometer that recorded the ideas and principles of popular opinion; it was a thermostat that transformed the mores of society. Wherever the early Christians entered a town the power structure got disturbed and immediately sought to convict them for being “disturbers of the peace” and “outside agitators.” Things are different now. The contemporary Church is so often a weak, ineffectual voice with an uncertain sound. It is so often the arch-supporter of the status quo. Far from being disturbed by the presence of the Church, the power structure of the average community is consoled by the Church’s silent and often vocal sanction (approved action) of things as they are. What is the main idea of this paragraph?

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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It is an opinion to say that teenage drivers are the worst drivers on the roads. A. True B. False

D. To move the reader toward the climax of the story This is the correct naswer. Authors create tension to engage the readers. Tension is what makes a story  worth reading since it will touch or move the reader’s feelings. The reader’s rational side will be set aside by his/ …

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Which statement is an opinion supported by a fact? A. Georgia O’Keeffe was an American painter who famously painted desert landscapes with animal skulls. B. Georgia O’Keeffe painted scenes of desert landscapes and New York City, not upstate New York where she lived. C. Georgia O’Keeffe was a great artist, and she was inducted into the American Academy of Arts and Letters in 1962. D. Georgia O’Keeffe must have liked the desert a lot. She painted her most beautiful paintings while she lived there. EASY QUESTION easy answer free 100 points so please help

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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Once the Court rules on a case, the ruling becomes this for future decisions. a. precedent c. stare decisis b. writ of certiorari d. per curiam opinion

The correct answer is B) corporate money would make elections less likely to reflect the public’s will. The statement that describes Justice Steven’s belief about the outcome of the case is that corporate money would make elections less likely to reflect the public’s will. Justice John Paul Stevens commented in …

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All bias is deliberate. A. True B. False Where a story appears in the newspaper could reveal a bias. A. True. B. False. A reporter does not have to state an opinion for his news story to be biased. A. True. B. False.

All bias is deliberate. A. True B. False Where a story appears in the newspaper could reveal a bias. A. True. B. False. A reporter does not have to state an opinion for his news story to be biased. A. True. B. False.

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In your opinion, based on what criteria does the american public choose the president? do americans choose based on character? based on accomplishments? based on the platform closest to their ideals? upon what will you base your voting decisions?

6.  Thurgood Marshall was the NAACP lawyer who argued the Brown v. Board of Education case before the Supreme Court.   7.  How did America react to news that the Soviet Union was the first to put a man in space? with determination not to lose the space race 8. …

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El tema principal de este libro es ____. puerto rico la salud y el agua otras culturas el cuidado de la salud en los viajes las situaciones narradas en el libro son ____. autobiográficas inventadas ficticias imaginarias ?qué recomendaciones no vas a encontrar en este libro? cómo vestirse adecuadamente cómo prevenir las quemaduras solares consejos sobre la comida y la bebida cómo dar propina en los países del caribe o de suramérica en opinión de la se?orita baron, ____. es bueno tomar agua de la llave y beber jugo de frutas con mucho hielo es mejor tomar solamente agua embotellada (bottled) los minerales son buenos para el dolor abdominal es importante visitar el cuarto de ba?o cada diez minutos ?cuál de estos productos no lleva la autora cuando viaja a otros países? desinfectante crema repelente detergente pastillas medicinales

In Spanish, the preterite tense (el pretérito) is used to describe actions completed at a point in the past. So the Spanish preterite is not used to describe regular or continuous actions in the past with no specific beginning or end. In that case, we use the imperfect. Therefore, we …

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The conclusion is arguably the hardest paragraph of an analysis to write. Select all of the following that may be used in to make a conclusion memorable rather than redundant? A. Evaluating an author’s success in conveying his/her message B. Offering an opinion of the value or significance of the text C. Making prediction about what will happen next D. Providing a personal statement about the topic E. Using one or two interesting direct quotations from the text

Answer:  The correct answer is : When writing a research paper you should avoid: slang, first or second person, formality, contractions, jargon. Explanation:    When writing this type of work should take into account the impersonality, not make too many subordinate sentences, use more nouns and verbs than adjectives and …

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Why do authors create tension in a story? A. To introduce the characters in the story and describe where the story takes place B. To reveal the author’s personal bias and opinion C. To neatly tie up loose ends at the story’s close D. To move the reader toward the climax of the story

Answer: Henri Rousseau’s Portrait of a Woman Explanation: Magical Realism finds precedent in eighteenth-century Gothic novels, but also connects with sixteenth-century Baroque or Surrealism, almost contemporary in the early twentieth century. Among the most striking features of this movement, we find the blend of realism with pure unreality that is …

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What event shifted public opinion away from a laissez-faire view of government towards a more activist view?

You didn’t provide answer choices, but the most likely answer is: Explanation: Thomas Hobbes pointed to the social contract as the source of a government’s authority, saying that a ruler got his power from the people over whom he ruled, not directly from God. But Hobbes’ argument still supported a …

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The Supreme Court decision which becomes the “Law of the Land” is the A. concurring opinion. B. dissenting opinion. C. majority opinion. D. Chief Justice’s opinion.

Well I live in Florida so; I can explain tourism has always had a large role in our history. During our development, tourism gave us the much needed boost in economy that we needed to get on our feet. People coming from all over to enjoy the oranges and warm …

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In your opinion, where should the government cut back on spending in the economy? Why?

However, they also point out that it’s OK to have an unusual kind of family structure. On One Tree Hill, for example, Lucas is being raised by a single mom, and he has a close relationship with his uncle, but his dad isn’t completely out of the picture. On a …

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Which detail from a written work mostly strongly identifies it as subjective? A. opinion B. omniscience C. imagery D. Figurative language

Answer:Leo Tolstoy wrote the novella The Death of Ivan Ilyich to criticize the emerging middle class of modern Russia in the nineteenth century. Ivan Ilyich, his family, and his friends are part of this budding middle class. Tolstoy’s aim in writing this novella was to criticize the thoughts and the …

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What type of opinion would an auditor issue when he did not confirm all material accounts receivable, but was satisfied with the alternative procedures used to test accounts receivable?

      For some people, global warming is a myth. For people familiar with the facts, it is no myth. It is hard truth that demands hard answers.      Over the past 50 years or so, automobiles, factories, and power plants have poured many thousands of tons of …

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Explain whether each statement is fact or opinion friday is the best day of the week

Lise Marie J. de Baissac came from a French family. She was born in Mauritius and had British nationality. She was the superstar of the Special Operations Team at the time of WW-II. She was a dignified agent who, multiple times, risked her life in order to work in national …

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