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You are doing research to convince your mom to get your family a pit bull puppy. Which web address would most likely provide the least biased information?
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Read the text carefully, then answer the question located beneath: Time to "Bee" Wary, by Gordon Winters Africanized honey bees were created in Brazil in 1957. Scientists mixed local bees with African ones to create a bee that would make more honey. They ended up with something much different. The new bees evolved in unexpected ways. They multiplied and migrated north. These Africanized honeybees are now known as killer bees for several scary but legitimate reasons. Killer bees are far more aggressive than their relatives. They have been known to attack in great numbers even when there has been no …
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In preparation for a group discussion, read about when Miep Gies found Anne Frank’s diary. Then I walked into Mr. and Mrs. Frank's bedroom. On the floor, amidst the chaos of papers and books, my eye lit on the little red-orange checkered, cloth-bound diary that Anne had received from her father on her thirteenth birthday. I pointed it out to Elli. Obeying my gesture, she leaned down and picked it up for me, putting it into my hands. I remembered how happy Anne had been to receive this little book to write her private thoughts in. I knew how precious …
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In a group discussion, a participant says, "I would never have picked up the diary. It’s not worth the risk.” How would you respond to share your viewpoint? Write three sentences.
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Which excerpt best displays the function of narrative structure in Monster? A. The best time to cry is at night, when the lights are out and someone is screaming for help. B. The guy who was hit they made sit at the table while they waited for another guard to bring them rubber gloves. C. Sometimes the camera moves in so close that you can’t tell what is going on and you guys listen to the sounds and guess. D. I think to get used to this I will have to give up what I think is real and take …
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What is the best way to improve objectivity in the paragraph? by removing the reference to Garcia-Ruiz being a local businesswoman by removing idioms, such as “dive into” and “time and time again” by eliminating the reference to projects that aid low-income families by eliminating emotional language used to describe the charity work
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Read the paragraph from a student’s critical analysis essay. In the Declaration of Independence, Thomas Jefferson talks about independence through his use of big words and fancy argument skills. First, Jefferson states his thesis, which makes it seem important that the colonists get independence. Next, Jefferson gives evidence against the king of England and how he mistreats the American colonies. Finally, Jefferson suggests that colonists should stop paying taxes and fight, which is the obvious answer to the colonists’ problems. What is the best way for the student to revise the essay? The student should replace familiar language with more …
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Which sentence refers to a dynamic character? A. A farmer sticks to an old method of farming while his peers adopt new methods. B. A man learns empathy after working with those he formerly judged. C. Two sisters argue over whether country life or city life is better. D. A president can't decide whether to declare war over an incident.
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Select the correct answer. The plot of Antigone incorporates various elements of tragedy. Through which character does Sophocles primarily develop the element of hubris? A. through Polyneices, when he joins hands with the invaders of Thebes against his brother, Eteocles B. through Haemon, when he goes against his father’s commands and tries to usurp the throne C. through Ismene, when she tries to dissuade Antigone from burying their brother Polyneices D. through Creon, when he tries to control matters that only the gods have the right to govern
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In this excerpt from "Dover Beach" by Matthew Arnold, which two lines or sets of lines suggest that the speaker has undergone a loss of faith? The Sea of Faith Was once, too, at the full, and round earth's shore Lay like the folds of a bright girdle furled. But now I only hear Its melancholy, long, withdrawing roar, Retreating, to the breath Of the night-wind, down the vast edges drear And naked shingles of the world. Ah, love, let us be true To one another! for the world, which seems To lie before us like a land of dreams, …
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Imagine that your favorite sports team has been nominated for an award. You’ve been selected to write a brief paragraph about why your team deserves to win the award. Write two short paragraphs explaining why. In one paragraph, write a note to the commissioner of the league whose vote counts for 50% of the award recipient. In the second paragraph, write to voters participating in the online poll that will determine the remaining 50% of the vote. Your topic is the same for each paragraph. Adjust your writing to accommodate two different audiences.
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Hillary mentions that he finds partially used oxygen bottles left behind by another pair of climbers. Why does Hillary include this information in "The Final Assault"? The partially used bottles imply that climbers can reach high altitudes without the use of oxygen. The discovery of the oxygen bottles show that other men have faced the same challenges that Hillary and Tenzing are facing. The oxygen bottles provide an added level of security for Hillary and Tenzing that they will have oxygen available for their descent. The oxygen bottles reveal that the climb up Mount Everest is so difficult that climbers …
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After the test, the group of conscripts was asked to sit at school desks and write a short essay. I am not at all sure what we were asked to write about, perhaps it was the Army, or patriotism, or America. Choose the best synonym for the word conscripts as it is used in this excerpt from Goines's "Let Sleeping Dogs Lie." prisoners recruits students employees
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The overall message of this essay can be best described as _____. an example of the brutality of slavery the importance of education among slaves a sympathetic portrayal of victimization of the oppressor and the oppressed the corrupting power of slavery
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Please Help Me... Which statement best evaluates the reasoning in this passage? But in every nation, as I said, there are a vast class who are cowardly, and more or less stupid. A) The reasoning is not sound; the author uses an either-or argument. B) The reasoning is not sound; the author relies on name-calling. C) The reasoning is not sound; the author relies on overgeneralization. D) The reasoning is sound; the author's argument is logical.
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