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Read the fable and determine its theme. In a paragraph of three to five sentences, use evidence from the story to support your identified theme. A Shepherd Boy was tending his flock near a village, and thought it would be great fun to hoax the villagers by pretending that a Wolf was attacking the sheep. So, he shouted out, “Wolf! Wolf!” and when the people came running up he laughed at them for their pains. He did this more than once, and every time the villagers found they had been hoaxed, for there was no Wolf at all. At last a Wolf really did come, and the Boy cried, “Wolf! Wolf!” as loud as he could, but the people were so used to hearing him call that they took no notice of his cries for 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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What is the climax of chapter IV of The Story of My Life? A. Helen lies in bed at night and, for the first time, is excited about what will happen tomorrow B. Helen receives a new doll that was made for her by the children at the Perkins Institution. C. Helen throws the new doll onto the floor in anger and frustration, smashing it into pieces. D. Helen feels water on her hands and makes a connection between objects and language.

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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Which is the reason a writer might hint at the truth of a story undermining a unreliable narrator?

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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How is the following compare-and-contrast essay organized? Movies are usually fast-paced stories that focus on action. They tell a complete story in about two hours. Often, television shows progress more slowly than movies. There is less action, and more time is spent on people talking, which is called dialog. A television show is rarely longer than one hour in length, and the story often is spread out over many episodes. A. subject by subject B. by order of importance C. by chronological order D. point by point

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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In Animal House why does the story of Snowball’s supposed betrayal keep changing?

Answer: Children often make up bizarre stories about monsters in the closet. Explanation: A biased statement is one that shows a prejudice for or against someone or something, lacks a neutral viewpoint and therefore, are characterized for having subjective opinions (often without reason) or judgemental adjectives like “bizarre”, “bad,” and …

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A_____ provides students with the opportunity to tell a story that cannot be told through a transcript or application.

It’s best to earn a bachelor’s degree or an associate’s degree because when apply for a job at any said company, they want someone who completed college compared to someone who took a certification course. For an example, if you want to become a software developer for a company, they …

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What is the main effect of having Oona tell the story of Kinoos before letting Negore explain himself?

a. The angle or perspective from which the story is told: point of view In a narrative, there is a person who recounts the events, this person is the narrator, and the perspective from which the narrator tells the story is called “point of view.” There are three types of …

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Which one of these excerpts from mark twain’s life on the mississippi best shows that the story is told in first person? a.ten minutes later the steamer is under way again, with no flag on the jack-staff and no black smoke issuing from the chimneys. b.boy after boy managed to get on the river. the minister’s son became an engineer. c.when i was a boy, there was but one permanent ambition among my comrades in our village on the west bank of the mississippi river. d.the “point” above the town, and the “point” below, bounding the river-glimpse and turning it into a sort of sea?

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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The new york times prints an article accusing new jersey governor chris christie of taking campaign contributions from wealthy citizens with ties to organized crime. christies public relations staff argues that these claims are completely unfounded. therefore, they might file a complaint of ____________ against the newspaper in order to get the story retracted.?

The correct answer is “it includes commentary on several rights issues, including slavery and women’s suffrage.” The statement that best describes “How ain’t a Woman” is “it includes commentary on several rights issues, including slavery and women’s suffrage.” Isabella Baumfree was an African American woman that was born in 1797. …

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A traditional story that explains a belief system, a natural phenomenon, or a world view of group of people is called a

Answer: Indefinite Explanation: An indefinite pronoun is a pronoun (which is a substitution for a noun, noun phrase or “antecedent”) that refers to one or more objects, beings, places, ideas, etc. that are nonspecific. Some examples of this type of pronouns are several, another, anything, any, anybody, anyone, either, neither, …

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What is the difference between rising action and falling action? A) Rising action describes the events that ultimately shape the main plot of the story; falling action describes in detail the main event of the story. B)Rising action introduces the characters and setting of the story; Falling action details different events and circumstances that lead to the climax of the story. C) Rising action deals with the events that lead to the main event of the story;falling action deals with the effects of the main event on the characters and the story. D.Rising actions describe the main event of the story that leads to a resolution;falling action describes the typing up of loose ends as a result of the main event.

Hi there! These are the events arranged in chronological order: Hamlet tells Horatio that he arranged to have Rosencrantz and Guildenstern killed.Orsic tells Hamlet that Claudius has arranged a fencing match between Hamlet and Laertes.Hamlet asks Laertes to forgive him for the death of Polonius.Hamlet scores two hits, but refuses …

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How does the use of dialogue affect the pacing of a story

The correct answer is A. Stories often include many types of conflict. Explanation: In stories presented in different types of literary works such as novels, fables, plays, short stories the conflict to a struggle that is the result of forces, people or entities that oppose characters, especially main ones. Conflicts …

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There are 576 books in the library. There are 232 story books, 124 science books, and 92 hobby books. The rest of the books are history books. How many history books are there in the library?

There are 576 books in the library. There are 232 story books, 124 science books, and 92 hobby books. The rest of the books are history books. How many history books are there in the library?

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Which one of the following statements best illustrates implicit memory? A. Gina searched her memory and explained that if you know two angles of a triangle, you also know the third, since 180 degrees minus the sum of the two angles gives you the answer. B. At age 40, after 15 years, George got on his old bike and found he could still ride it without falling on his face. C. Maxwell pondered that time, so long ago, when President Roosevelt spoke on the family radio. D. Grace had heard the story about how, when she was three, she blew out the candles on the cake many times. In fact, she wasn’t sure whether she remembered the incident or just imagined she did.

The maximum altitude that the bullet will reach is the point at which its velocity is zero. The equation that may be used in order to determine the altitude is,                                    D = ((Vi)2 – (Vf)2)/2g Where Vi and Vf are the initial and final velocities, respectively. g is the …

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Which of these early historians where more concerned with clearly presenting fact than telling an interesting story

The correct answer is “Historical argument.” The historian’s main point is an example of a historical argument. A historical argument states the reasons to support a certain opinion about historical events that happened in the past. In this case, the historian who is writing the book about the Native Americans …

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Is the character likely to succeed? Is the character a “good” person or a “bad” person? Explain your answer. What does this sentence/paragraph/entire story mean? Why did the author use these specific words to describe something? What does the author want me to think or feel? What is the main idea of this story?

Hey there! The most effective combination of these two sentences would probably be: “The plankton attract the smaller fish, which attract the larger fish.” You could also use a transition to make it a little fancier: “The plankton attract the smaller fish, which in turn attract the larger fish.” “The …

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Even though the journal of Cabeza de Vaca was not written to be a story, it does follow a kind of narrative story line. This is because of its A. naturalistic depictions. B. informative intent. C. literary value. D. chronological structure.

Answer: Acoording to Guy De Maupassant anything can be hidden. Explanation: Sometimes when people are in love, glorify the loved ones and accept everything abot them, even deny or ignore their faults or weaknesses. In this short story, the main character lost his love, and he shows how perfect was …

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Kelly is reading a book written from the point of view of a little girl. In the story, the little girl describes her experiences and all the trouble she causes. Which type of narrator does this describe? A.omniscient third person B.limited third person C.naïve first person

Here is the full excerpt for this question,She dwells with Beauty–Beauty that must die; And Joy, whose hand is ever at his lips Bidding adieu; and aching Pleasure nigh, Turning to poison while the bee-mouth sips: Ay, in the very temple of Delight Veil’d Melancholy has her sovran shrine, Though …

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Which phrase would best begin the summary of a legend titled “How the Deer Got His Horns”? There is a funny story about a strong deer and a cute, little rabbit. Deer and Rabbit had a competition to see who could travel faster. Rabbit first told Deer, “I don’t know this part of the country.” Everyone knows that Deer have horns and Rabbits do not.

sources. Primary sources allow researchers to get as close as possible to original ideas, events, and empirical research as possible. Such sources may include creative works, first hand or contemporary accounts of events, and the publication of the results of empirical observations or research. We list sources for historical primary documents. Secondary …

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Can you formulate a theory about literary nonfiction? A) Literary fiction involves tells stories in writing, using narrative techniques while going beyond recounting events in an entertaining way to reveal some interpretation of the events. B) Literary nonfiction does not involve a written story of one’s entire life with multiple themes. C) Literary fiction engages a reader by using the repititon of initial consonant sounds in a sentence. D) Literary fiction engages the reader by pointing out similar qualities in two unlike things.

The correct answer is A. Before beginning your project, make sure you purchase all the items you will need: colored pencils, drawing paper, and a ruler. Explanation: In grammar, there are multiple punctuation marks including the period (.), the comma (;), the colon (:), etc. and each of them is …

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Think about the two texts you read in this lesson and how they present different aspects of the same story. How did reading both texts enrich your understanding of Iqbal’s story?

Answer: In literature, the thoughts, feelings, and ideas of a character as they occur; ongoing unedited and unorganized conscious experience through the mind Explanation: Stream of consciousness is a narrative method that shows the flow of the thoughts, ideas, opinions, and interpretations, as well as the complex psychology of the …

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