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Has any one done English 9A semester exam PLZ HELP ;D ILL give u a medal and stuff

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    1. A story in which the narrator is also a character uses (1 point) Unselected answer (1 pt) first-person point of view. Unselected answer (0 pts) second-person point of view. Unselected answer (0 pts) third-person limited point of view. Incorrect Answer (0 pts) third-person omniscient point of view. 0 /1 point 2. Stephen Crane predominantly used which method of characterization in The Red Badge of Courage? (1 point) Unselected answer (0 pts) descriptions of actions and reactions Unselected answer (1 pt) descriptions of thoughts and emotions Incorrect Answer (0 pts) descriptions of physical appearance Unselected answer (0 pts) dialogue 0 /1 point 3. Which best describes the setting of Maya Angelou’s autobiography I Know Why the Caged Bird Sings? (1 point) Unselected answer (0 pts) a nineteenth-century plantation Unselected answer (0 pts) a large, segregated city in the 1920s Unselected answer (1 pt) a small Southern town in the 1940s Unselected answer (0 pts) a household torn by conflict in the 1960s Incorrect Answer (0 pts) Not answered. 0 /1 point 4. In W.G. Wetherell’s short story “The Bass, the River, and Sheila Mant,” the narrator is torn between pursuing a fish and continuing his date with Sheila. What type of conflict is shown here? (1 point) Unselected answer (0 pts) man vs. nature Unselected answer (0 pts) man vs. man Unselected answer (0 pts) man vs. family Correct answer (1 pt) man vs. himself 1 /1 point 5. Which of the following themes does NOT apply to the novel The Red Badge of Courage? (1 point) Unselected answer (0 pts) Only the strong survive. Unselected answer (0 pts) the true meaning of courage Unselected answer (1 pt) Only cowards run away in battle. Incorrect Answer (0 pts) uncaring nature 0 /1 point 6. In James Hurst’s short story “The Scarlet Ibis,” who or what does the delicate red bird symbolize? (1 point) Unselected answer (0 pts) the narrator Unselected answer (1 pt) the narrator’s brother Doodle Incorrect Answer (0 pts) the inevitability of death Unselected answer (0 pts) the fragility of family relationships 0 /1 point 7. What is the primary purpose of the detailed descriptions Barry Holstun Lopez includes in the excerpt from Of Wolves and Men? (1 point) Unselected answer (1 pt) to inform the reader about what the forest is like from the wolf’s perspective Unselected answer (0 pts) to persuade the reader that people should work to conserve unspoiled land in Canada Unselected answer (0 pts) to express the author’s personal feelings about the beauty of the Arctic forests Incorrect Answer (0 pts) to entertain the reader with a fast-paced description of how a wolf hunts a caribou 0 /1 point 8. Which two poetic devices are used in the title of E.E. Cummings’s poem “Spring is like a perhaps hand”? (1 point) Unselected answer (0 pts) simile and metaphor Unselected answer (0 pts) metaphor and imagery Correct answer (1 pt) personification and simile Unselected answer (0 pts) imagery and alliteration 1 /1 point 9. Which of these details from Gabriel García Márquez's story "The Handsomest Drowned Man in the World" does NOT contribute to the story's magical realism? (1 point) Unselected answer (0 pts) the mystical effects of the drowned man upon the villagers Incorrect Answer (0 pts) the abnormal size of the drowned man Unselected answer (0 pts) the unusual weather patterns Unselected answer (1 pt) the futuristic elements in the village 0 /1 point 10. Identify the sentence taken from Toni Cade Bambara's story "Blues Ain't No Mockin Bird" that uses dialect. (1 point) Unselected answer (0 pts) “Looks like a plastic spider web,” she said. “A sort of weird spider, I guess, with many mental problems.” Unselected answer (0 pts) The tall man with a huge camera lassoed to his shoulder was buzzing our way. Correct answer (1 pt) “So here comes . . . this person . . . with a camera, . . . [said Granny] Takin pictures of the man in his misery about to jump, cause life so bad and people been messin with him so bad. This person takin up the whole roll of film practically. But savin a few, of course.” Unselected answer (0 pts) Like people wouldn’t pay her for things like they said they would. 1 /1 point 11. Choose the correct description of a memoir and an autobiography. (1 point) Correct answer (1 pt) Both are nonfiction narratives, but a memoir has a narrower focus on a particular memory, time period, or place from the author's life, while an autobiography more generally covers the writer's whole life. Unselected answer (0 pts) Both are nonfiction narratives, but an autobiography has a narrower focus on a particular memory, time period, or place from the author's life, while a memoir more generally covers the writer's whole life. Unselected answer (0 pts) A memoir is a fictional account of a time period, place, or memory of a person, while an autobiography is a nonfictional narrative about the writer's life. Unselected answer (0 pts) They are essentially the same thing. 1 /1 point 12. A feature article about a plane crash would be more likely than a hard news article to include (1 point) Incorrect Answer (0 pts) the date, time, and location of the crash. Unselected answer (1 pt) a profile of one of the survivors of the crash. Unselected answer (0 pts) statistics about other crashes involving the same airline. Unselected answer (0 pts) comments from top executives at the airline involved. 0 /1 point 13. Which statement best sums up the theme of Robert Frost’s poem “Mending Wall”? (1 point) Unselected answer (0 pts) People who set up fences and walls are isolated and unkind. Unselected answer (0 pts) Most social relationships are shallow and superficial. Correct answer (1 pt) For some people, good relationships depend on having clear boundaries. Unselected answer (0 pts) True love can overcome any barrier. 1 /1 point 14. Which phrase BEST describes the tone of Langston Hughes’s poem “Harlem II”? (1 point) Unselected answer (0 pts) growing fear Incorrect Answer (0 pts) uncontrolled rage Unselected answer (0 pts) extreme happiness Unselected answer (1 pt) deep bitterness 0 /1 point 15. The mood of “Delfino II: Diez in the Desert” can BEST be described as (1 point) Unselected answer (0 pts) hopeful. Correct answer (1 pt) suspenseful. Unselected answer (0 pts) wistful. Unselected answer (0 pts) playful. 1 /1 point Reading and Literature 16. Simile and metaphor are examples of ___. (1 point) Unselected answer (0 pts) meter Unselected answer (0 pts) rhyme scheme Unselected answer (0 pts) sound devices Correct answer (1 pt) figures of speech 1 /1 point 17. The struggle or major problem around which a story is built is called the ___. (1 point) Unselected answer (0 pts) plot Unselected answer (0 pts) resolution Correct answer (1 pt) conflict Unselected answer (0 pts) setting 1 /1 point 18. ___ is a memory sequence that interrupts the chronological order of events for the purpose of telling what happened at some time in the past. (1 point) Correct answer (1 pt) Flashback Unselected answer (0 pts) Point of view Unselected answer (0 pts) Setting Unselected answer (0 pts) Chronological order 1 /1 point Grammar and Writing Identify the choice that best describes the underlined word for questions 19–20. 19. It was similar to one he had seen in Yellowstone National Park. (1 point) Unselected answer (0 pts) common noun Correct answer (1 pt) proper noun Unselected answer (0 pts) compound noun Unselected answer (0 pts) collective noun 1 /1 point 20. The birds chirped loudly every morning before sunrise. (1 point) Unselected answer (1 pt) action verb Unselected answer (0 pts) helping verb Unselected answer (0 pts) linking verb Incorrect Answer (0 pts) none of the above 0 /1 point 21. Which of the following is a complete sentence? (1 point) Unselected answer (0 pts) Starting at four o’clock. Incorrect Answer (0 pts) The theater where rehearsals take place. Unselected answer (0 pts) Stage hands, props, and lighting crew. Unselected answer (1 pt) Hannah memorized her lines. 0 /1 point Identify the most vivid verb in the following sentence. 22. Donald is glad that he gave the tickets to Erin, because she shrieked with surprise when he did so. (1 point) Unselected answer (0 pts) is Unselected answer (0 pts) gave Correct answer (1 pt) shrieked Unselected answer (0 pts) did 1 /1 point Identify the choice that best describes the underlined word or phrase for questions 23–24. 23. Raoul’s sister, a golf pro, gave him basic instructions. (1 point) Unselected answer (0 pts) adjective phrase Unselected answer (1 pt) appositive phrase Incorrect Answer (0 pts) adverb phrase Unselected answer (0 pts) infinitive phrase 0 /1 point 24. Pam agreed with some reluctance to chair the committee. (1 point) Unselected answer (0 pts) adjective phrase Unselected answer (0 pts) appositive phrase Unselected answer (1 pt) adverb phrase Incorrect Answer (0 pts) infinitive phrase 0 /1 point Identify the choice that best describes the problem in question 25. 25. Holding her books, her purse, and two packages. (1 point) Unselected answer (0 pts) misplaced modifier Unselected answer (0 pts) dangling modifier Unselected answer (1 pt) phrase fragment Incorrect Answer (0 pts) none of the above 0 /1 point Identify the choice that best describes the underlined clause or word for questions 26-28. 26. Tony realized that Maria was not going to show up. (1 point) Unselected answer (0 pts) independent clause Incorrect Answer (0 pts) adjective clause Unselected answer (0 pts) adverb clause Unselected answer (1 pt) noun clause 0 /1 point 27. Gripping the rail, Lindsey stepped onto the ice. (1 point) Unselected answer (1 pt) independent clause Unselected answer (0 pts) adjective clause Incorrect Answer (0 pts) adverb clause Unselected answer (0 pts) noun clause 0 /1 point 28. The basket that she is holding is made from palm fronds. (1 point) Unselected answer (0 pts) independent clause Unselected answer (1 pt) adjective clause Unselected answer (0 pts) adverb clause Incorrect Answer (0 pts) noun clause 0 /1 point Identify the choice that best describes each sentence for questions 29-31. 29. The Cause Club, which is a community service group, is holding a dance. (1 point) Incorrect Answer (0 pts) simple Unselected answer (0 pts) compound Unselected answer (1 pt) complex Unselected answer (0 pts) compound-complex 0 /1 point 30. Heather is in charge of decorations, and Enrique is bringing snacks. (1 point) Unselected answer (0 pts) simple Unselected answer (1 pt) compound Incorrect Answer (0 pts) complex Unselected answer (0 pts) compound-complex 0 /1 point 31. The price of admission is a can of food or a child’s toy. (1 point) Unselected answer (1 pt) simple Unselected answer (0 pts) compound Unselected answer (0 pts) complex Incorrect Answer (0 pts) compound-complex 0 /1 point 32. Which of the following topics is the clearest example of the informative purpose? (1 point) Correct answer (1 pt) a short essay describing a recent trip to New Zealand Unselected answer (0 pts) a eulogy for a deceased friend Unselected answer (0 pts) a glowing movie review Unselected answer (0 pts) a dialogue between two characters in a play 1 /1 point 33. Which of the following sentences is the best example of chronological order? (1 point) Unselected answer (0 pts) Many English academics consider Daniel Defoe to be the first modern novel writer. Incorrect Answer (0 pts) He was born in London to James Foe, a butcher. Unselected answer (1 pt) Defoe served as a secret agent for William II between 1697 and 1701, and between 1703 and 1714 for various ministers. Unselected answer (0 pts) His most famous novels are Robinson Crusoe and Moll Flanders. 0 /1 point 34. What would be the LEAST effective detail for a description about a lazy summer evening in the country? (1 point) Unselected answer (0 pts) The old, frayed hammock swung gently from side to side in the light summer breeze. Unselected answer (1 pt) Fallen leaves frantically chased after each other in swirling gusts of wind. Unselected answer (0 pts) The two old men quietly sipped iced tea under a massive oak tree. Incorrect Answer (0 pts) They could hear the crickets chirping serenely in the distance. 0 /1 point 35. Identify the opening sentence that is the clearest example of an angry tone. (1 point) Correct answer (1 pt) I was not about to let the villainous attendant who bilked us out of our money get away with it. Unselected answer (0 pts) The young child would have been upset if her sister had not given her the candy. Unselected answer (0 pts) The puppy barked violently but then suddenly ran off with its tail between its legs. Unselected answer (0 pts) After taking a sip of the drink, he impetuously spit it out. 1 /1 point 36. Identify the statement that is a verifiable fact. (1 point) Unselected answer (0 pts) My sister is a terrible singer. Unselected answer (0 pts) Video games are too violent. Correct answer (1 pt) A secretary can also refer to a writing desk. Unselected answer (0 pts) Children ought to include less peanut butter in their diet. 1 /1 point 37. Identify the incorrectly punctuated sentence. (1 point) Unselected answer (0 pts) Rehearsing for the performance, Alison lost track of the time. Unselected answer (0 pts) Learning her lines had been challenging. Unselected answer (0 pts) Realizing that it was getting late, she called home from the lobby. Correct answer (1 pt) Performing in front of an audience, does not make her nervous. 1 /1 point 38. Identify the incorrectly punctuated sentence. (1 point) Correct answer (1 pt) After all, these years our dog finally learned to fetch. Unselected answer (0 pts) After all, we took him to obedience school five years ago. Unselected answer (0 pts) After all the other dogs had learned to fetch, ours still ran off with the stick. Unselected answer (0 pts) After all, he is supposed to be a retriever! 1 /1 point Vocabulary 39. Use your knowledge of prefixes and suffixes to determine the meaning of the underlined word in the sentence below. The fire alarm bell rang at irregular intervals throughout the day. (1 point) Unselected answer (0 pts) constant Unselected answer (0 pts) predictable Incorrect Answer (0 pts) highly inconvenient Unselected answer (1 pt) following no set pattern 0 /1 point 40. Based on your understanding of word roots, a psychobiography of a famous person would most likely focus on (1 point) Unselected answer (0 pts) the subject’s education and career achievements. Correct answer (1 pt) the subject’s thought patterns and personality development. Unselected answer (0 pts) how the subject made lasting contributions to society. Unselected answer (0 pts) how the subject struggled to overcome obstacles. 1 /1 point 41. Based on your knowledge of suffixes, what part of speech is the word eradicate? (1 point) Unselected answer (0 pts) noun Unselected answer (1 pt) verb Unselected answer (0 pts) adjective Incorrect Answer (0 pts) adverb 0 /1 point 42. Use context clues to determine the meaning of the underlined word in the sentence below. The television show “Unanswered Questions” featured twins who had been adopted and raised by different families but shared uncanny similarities in their personalities and behavior. (1 point) Unselected answer (0 pts) annoying; irritating Incorrect Answer (0 pts) unremarkable; expected Unselected answer (0 pts) humorous; amusing Unselected answer (1 pt) mysterious; spooky 0 /1 point 43. Which suffix would you add to the verb persevere to make the word into a noun? (1 point) Incorrect Answer (0 pts) –ate Unselected answer (0 pts) –itic Unselected answer (1 pt) –ance Unselected answer (0 pts) –ous 0 /1 point This? I hope you're talking about this.

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    man If i would've found this last year.... :/

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    ^^^ For real.

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