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 …Read More »
The right answer is Transgenic organisms can produce a desired product that may benefit other organisms. A transgenic organism contains DNA combining stably integrated in all its cells. In other words, the organism, be it a plant, an animal or a microorganism, has a new piece of DNA embedded in …Read More »
1 When looking for the main idea it is a important not to get distracted by unimportant details b important to include your own ideas about the passage c important to notice any figurative language 2 Which of the following would be considered a supporting detail for “Taj Mahal?” a Today the Taj Mahal stands proudly on the banks of the river Yamuna. b The arches are surrounded with black marble inscriptions from the Quran and decorated with floral designs. c She smiled faintly, and Shah Jahan felt his heart about to burst
Answer: Marullus shows in this passage a tone of worry and alarm. It seems that he is struck with a sort of panic at Caesar’s return after he defeated his rival and former co-ruler Pompey. Marullus knew that this military win would decide that Caesar would be the most powerful …Read More »
Which is true of the Boston Massacre? A. A group of British soldiers attacked a small crowd of colonists who were peacefully protesting the tax on tea; the soldiers killed five colonists. B.The soldiers who fired into a protesting crowd of colonists were tried for murder, convicted, and hanged. C.A group of British soldiers attempted to arrest a group who had been caught smuggling tea to avoid the tax; the soldiers killed or wounded several colonists. D.A small crowd of colonists, angry about the tea tax, surrounded a group of British soldiers who became frightened and fired on the colonists.
The correct answer is B) Mayor-council form. The form of city government that you most likely to find in these cities is Major-council form. Visiting old cities of Boston, Massachusetts; New Haven Connecticut; and Providence, Rhode Island, you will find that they are governed under a Mayor-council form. This is …Read More »
“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 …Read More »
1. August 15 may also be the day on which he became King after his forces killed King Duncan near Elgin probably on August 14, 1040. 2. Shakespeare’s play, ending in Macbeth’s death, takes place over a year whereas in reality, Macbeth ruled for 17 years. 3. Macbeth calls Duncan …Read More »