How did Sara Louise’s father die in Jacob Have I Loved?

How did Sara Louise’s father die in Jacob Have I Loved?

  • GUIDE TO LITERARY TERMS

If I have iambic pentameter but no rhyme pattern, can it still be a blank verse?

Absolutely. In fact, blank verse is defined as poetry written in unrhymed iambic pentameter lines. Each iambic foot has an unstressed syllable follwed by a stressed syllable. A pentameter line,…

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  • JACOB HAVE I LOVED

How did Sara Louise’s father die in Jacob Have I Loved?

Sara Louise’s father, Truitt Bradshawe, dies a peaceful death after Sara Louise has married Joesph Wojkiewicz and moved away from Rass Island to a small town in the mountains of West Virginia. Sara…

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  • THE LORD OF THE RINGS

What techniques has Tolkien used to convey fantasy?

There is an excellent discussion of how Tolkien uses fantasy right here on enotes at the link below (click on the right column under “style”). Essentially, fantasy is a genre that deals with the…

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  • THE STRANGE CASE OF DR. JEKYLL AND MR. HYDE

What does Robert Louis Stevenson’s Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde imply about the duality of Human Nature

In my opinion, Stevenson’s story is telling us that the average human being has two sides — one side that is good and one that is evil. The story is telling us that these sides coexist within…

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  • THE LION, THE WITCH AND THE WARDROBE

What do you feel about the white witch character’s personality?

This is a personal question that you have to answer yourself, but I will tell you how I react to her. To me, she is evil and scary. She is a Satan figure, so nothing about her is supposed to be…

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  • SCIENCE

What is the difference between an EMT and a Paramedic?

Generally speaking EMT’s are limited in what they can do for the patient. Essentially many EMT’s are trained in basic first aid and BLS (basic life support). They can start intravenous lines and…

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  • THE LION, THE WITCH AND THE WARDROBE

How the white witch treat Edmund and father christmas in the story?

The White Witch at first is very compelling to Edmund. She speaks sweetly to him and tempts him with delicious candy, Turkish Delight. She wants to get information from him about Aslan and the…

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  • THE LION, THE WITCH AND THE WARDROBE

How the White Witch treats Mr Tumnus and Aslan in the story?

The White Witch discovers that Tumnus has saved Lucy’s life, so she is not happy. The children find this out when they all go to Narnia with Lucy, after they finally believe her about Narnia. The…

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  • SOCIAL SCIENCES

Who are the members of the Tea Party? How does their class inform their opinions?

Heavens. In starting this response, I will open with a couple of disclaimers. I have used a wikipedia article as a citation for this topic. It’s such a new topic that I can justify using…

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  • SCIENCE

Explain the Factors on which the electromotive force depends?

Electromotive force (emf) is the external work expended per unit of charge to produce an electric potential difference across two open-circuited terminals. The electric potential difference is…

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  • WUTHERING HEIGHTS

What are the romantic elements in Wuthering Heights?

Wuthering Heights is a classic novel that embodies many of the elements of Romanticism as it developed in the 1800s in English literature. Beauty, mystery, and the supernatural play significant…

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  • SOCIAL SCIENCES

In not more than 60 words, write on what should and should not be done by a citizen of a…

I am not sure that anyone would or should write it for you. I think that it’s going to be a challenge for you to summarize the responsibilities of citizenship in 60 words. Instead of answering…

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  • THE DOLL’S HOUSE

How many characters are in “The Doll’s House” by Katherine Mansfield?

The best way of finding out the answer to this question is of course to read it, however, I will summarise the main characters for you. There are two families that are referred to in the story: the…

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  • MACBETH

What evidence is there in Act 3 Scene 6 that Lennox in convinced that Macbeth was responsible for…

Lennox’s speech is filled with verbal irony. Even though he does not state his suspicions directly, it is clear that he is sarcastically blaming Macbeth for the recent murders. For example, he…

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  • SCIENCE

What is cricoid pressure?during CPR

Cricoid pressure refers to a small amount of manual pressure applied to the cricoid cartilage of the trachea during CPR. It is a technique used by rescuers which tries to maintain a patent airway…

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  • HEALTH

What usually affects our body posture?

A number of things, actually, affects our body posture in both the immediate and long term sense. 1) Where we sit – is the chair ergonomic, has back support, encourages good posture with its…

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  • BUSINESS

Which is the appropiate type of sampling method for a population of groups with wide variation…

There are many different ways of classifying sampling methods appropriate for a statistical analysis. However, for the kind of information given in the question, the most relevant classification of…

  • AS YOU LIKE IT

what is the comparison between love story of touchstone-audrey and orlando-rosalind?at least 450…

wa….what a love story it is….its all sex and sex…..see ya..hey don’t copy mine

  • THE GREAT GATSBY

In chapter one, why does Nick feel the need to call the police after the phone goes off?The line…

What has happened just before this is that Tom’s girlfriend, Myrtle Wilson, has phoned him at home. Tom, Nick, Daisy and Jordan Baker are having dinner. Tom gets up to speak to Myrtle, and Jordan…

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  • BUSINESS

When interest rate rises, why prices of bond likely to fall?

The interest rates on the bonds already issued do not change with the the changes in interest rates in the money market. Thus though the market interest changes the interest rates on existing bonds…

  • HISTORY

What methods did Cesar Chavez use to support the strike against grape growers?

I thought that one of Chavez’s most effective methods was to call for nonviolent, but active opposition to the methods of the grape growers against the workers. Chavez was able to pull from Dr….

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  • HISTORY

The Mexican American Youth Organization was formed in?What progress did this organization make in…

The Mexican American Youth Organization (or MAYO) was formed in 1967 in San Antonio, Texas in order to insure the civil rights of Mexican-Americans. The five primary organizers (known as Los Cinco)…

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  • BUSINESS

What is the impact of incidental services like assembly, testing, marketing, etc. on the total cost?

There appears to be some confusion in the question about the meaning of incidental services. An activity like assembly is usually a core manufacturing activity. For many products, the testing is…

  • HISTORY

In April 1963 the Birmmingham protests seemed likely to fail. What did James Bevel propose to…

Bevel’s plan was conducted in coordination with Dr. King. At a time when some level of stagnation was being experienced in the 1963 Birmingham protests, Bevel proposed the idea of using school…

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  • SCIENCE

What is a preemie?

Generally, a preemie is an infant born before term. The normal gestation period for a pregnant female is 40 weeks. Premature infants are those born before the 37th week of gestation. Most OB-GYN…

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  • SCIENCE

Is scorpion a reptile or insect?

Scorpion’s are classified as arachnids, they share this category with spiders and mites. They have eight legs and are considered nocturnal (most waking activity is at night) arthropods. Scorpion’s…

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  • SCIENCE

What is Doppler radar?

A Doppler radar is a device that has a radio transceiver and receiver. The transceiver beams radiation at a particular frequency. When that radiation strikes a distant object, it reflects like…

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  • HISTORY

Who tried to interfere with Little Rock’s desegregation plan?what did this person do to block the…

The biggest obstacle to Little Rock School District’s decision to integrate in 1957 was the Governor of Arkansas, Orval Faubus. While he wasn’t the worst segregationist in the South before this,…

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  • SCIENCE

What are the daily requirements for carbohydrates and fats?

The American Dietetic Association recommends the following dietary guidelines for adults to maintain a healthy body weight and ward off chronic diseases. 1. Total carbohydrate consumption should…

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  • ROALD DAHL

i want the summary of the umbrella man in 400 words! plzz help! thanx!vryyy important 2 gt it…

‘The Umbrella Man’ is a story about a confidence trickster but this story is told from a child’s perspective which adds to the humor and charm of this narration. The narrator of this story is a…

  • HISTORY

The United Nations proposed to divide Palestine into how many states and who was to inhabit the…

In November 1947, the United Nations General Assembly voted to divide Palestine into two states–Jewish and Arab–with the Jerusalem area (including Bethlehem) to be controlled by an international…

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  • MATH

Show that the points A(-1,2), B(5,2) & C(2,5) are the vertices of an isosceles triangle. Find…

By definition, an isosceles triangle is one that has two congruent (equal) angles. To prove two angles equal on the triangle ABC, let us consider the definition of tangent: tanx = opposite/adjacent…

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  • LIFE OF PI

In Life of Pi, what 3 religions does Pi follow and why?

Pi is an interesting kid, because he finds much to be admired in many different religions, and decides to become members of three prominent ones. This disturbs his parents, and the leaders of each…

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  • MATH

The coordinates of two points are A(-2,6) & B(9,3). Find the coordinates of the point C on…

Let the point C be at (x,y). AC–> D^2 = (-2 – x)^2 + (6 – y)^2 = x^2 + 4x + 4 + y^2 – 12y + 36 BC–> D^2 = (x – 9)^2 + (y – 3)^2 = x^2 – 18x + 81 + y^2 – 6y + 9 AC = BC x^2 + 4x + 4 +…

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  • MATH

If the distance between the points A(k,0) and B(0,k) is 10, find the possible values of k…

The formula for the euclidian distance between two points is: D = sqrt( (x2 – x1)^2 + (y2 – y1)^2 ) 10 = sqrt( k^2 + k^2) 10 = +-k sqrt2 +-5*sqrt2 = k

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  • MATH

What would be the benefits of offering a single-trade discount versus series?

I suppose that the main advantages of offering a single trade discount as opposed to the series are two: First, the single trade discount has the advantage of being simple. It is very easy to…

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  • CINEMA

What is a Classic Film?In your opinion, what is the definition of a classic film? What are some…

Great question. Personally, I think to be considered a “classic” in my book, a movie has to meet a couple of key tests: 1) Great dialogue – special effects will look outdated at some point, and…

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  • CINEMA

What is a Classic Film?In your opinion, what is the definition of a classic film?

I read somewhere that a “classic” anything was at least 100 years old, but the term clearly has a wider application. The commonality, though, is that a classic withstands the test of time; it…

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  • THE CRUCIBLE

When people encounter conflict they are often forced to confront their fearsi need some examples

The context of the idea seems to be coming from Miller’s work. Certainly, it would be easy to select hypothetical examples from real life, but examining the work might be better in terms of…

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  • SCIENCE

Which is most commonly used in health care, the nine regions of the abdminopelvic cavity or the…

You are correct when you say the nine abdominopelvic regions would be most useful in describing the exact location of abdominal contents. In reality though, after working in the field for many…

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  • A STREETCAR NAMED DESIRE

During which month does the play begin, and why is this setting an important aspect of the play?

Whenever students read plays, they must never neglect the stage directions that are unnecessary in viewing, but so important in the reading of a drama. Thus, on the first page, Tennessee Williams…

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  • THE SUN ALSO RISES

Discuss this quotation from Chapter 2 of The Sun Also Rises: Nobody ever lives their life all the…

The quotation about bullfighters highlights the extreme danger and risk that bullfighters undertake in performing their art. Jake says these words in response to Robert’s lament that his life “is…

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  • THE SUN ALSO RISES

Compare Jake’s and Robert’s views of life in Chapter 2 of The Sun Also Rises. Why does Robert…

Robert has a very romantic view of life. He is very easily influenced, especially by the things he reads in books; “The Purple Land” in particular makes him long for adventure, and instills in him…

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  • THE GREAT GATSBY

How is catharsis (literary term) used in the book The Great Gatsby?Can you provide a few examples…

Concerning The Great Gatsby, I may be in the minority, but I don’t think catharsis is present in the novel. It is considered a modern tragedy, but I don’t think a modern tragedy necessarily…

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  • THE HANDSOMEST DROWNED MAN IN THE WORLD

In “The Handsomest Drowned Man in the World,” how does the drowned man transform the people and…

It is clear that the presence of Esteban, or the drowned man, has a massive impact on the life of the village and its inhabitants. Let us remember how the village is described at the beginning of…

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  • DO NOT GO GENTLE INTO THAT GOOD NIGHT

What do the last 7 lines mean?I’m not too sure if all these lines are referring to the father of…

In many vilanelles, with their complex pattern of repetition and rhyme, the refrains serve mainly as a chorus. However, in Dylan Thomas’s “Do Not Go Gentle Into the Night,” the refrain is an…

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  • MATH

3x+y=5x-2y=4

To solve 3x+y =5………..(1) x-2y =4………….(2) Solution: Eq(1) * 2+eq(2) eliminates y: 3x*2+2y+x-2y = 5*2+4 = 14 7x= 14, 7x/7 = =14/2 =2 From eq(2) : x-2y =4, 2-2y = 4 2-4 = 2y, 2y = -2…

  • A DOLL’S HOUSE

In Act I of Henrik Ibsen’s play A Doll’s House, why is Nora pale with terror?NORA. (pale with…

Nora (pale with terror). Deprave my little children? Poison my home? (A short pause. Then she tosses her head.) It’s not true. It can’t possibly be true (Act I). In Act I of A Doll’s House,…

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  • SCIENCE

Is there reason to worry if your jaw aches contantly for a long period of time?

Well, I don’t know if worry is the right word to describe it, but concerned enough to seek medical attention is a good idea. Try to determine whether or not it is jaw pain or tooth pain, like an…

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  • A STREETCAR NAMED DESIRE

What role does Stella play in the conflict of the story? What is the significance of Blanche…

In A Streetcar Named Desire, the central plot and conflict come down to one battle–the battle for Stella. At its heart, or at least at the heart of the plot, the play is a conflict between…

 


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