# Why does Jem call out to Atticus that the phone was ringing?chptr 15

**ARTS**

**Have music composers run out of all possibilties for orginality and are they simply manipulating…**

This is a philosophically profound question. On one hand, the musicians that are known might be recycling old ideas into modern packaging. Yet, the ones who might be innovating and creating…

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**TO KILL A MOCKINGBIRD**

**Why does Jem call out to Atticus that the phone was ringing?chptr 15**

In this chapter, a group of men approach Atticus to discuss Tom’s trial. They aim to stop him from defending Tom, and to convince Atticus to simply let this case go. Atticus sends Scout and Jem in…

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**THE HELP**

**In The Help by Stockett, what event is considered the turning point in the story that caused some…**

In The Help, the event that caused the most amount of change is the publishing of Skeeter’s book Help. People are shocked by the content of the book, and the book moves from distribution in small…

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**GUNS, GERMS, AND STEEL**

**What were the advantages enjoyed by the Fertile Crescent that allowed it to be the earliest site…**

Advantages of the Fertile Cresent, according to Diamond, include: Mediterranean climate: mild, wet wingers, and long, hot, dry summers. abundance of wild plants: hunter gatherers were able to…

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**OTHELLO**

**What can I write about in Othello and Hamlet by Shakespeare?I want to write an essay and I don’t…**

If you have a particular assignment task or description, I would consult that first. The next step would be to discuss this with your teacher or instructor to see if there are any elements that…

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**HISTORY**

**Evaluate the advantages and disadvantages that the American colonies had under the British…**

The main advantages that the American colonies had was that they were part of the British Empire. This meant a great deal. It meant a lot economically. That is because in those days there was…

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**ENDER’S GAME**

**Based on Ender’s Game, is it right or wrong to use children soldiers and why?Please use examples…**

There are several points of argument for both the affirmative and the negative sides of this debate. For simplicities sake, I’ll take the “in favor of” using children side. In the context of the…

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**THE ALCHEMIST**

**What might be the symbolism in that Santiago ends up working in a crystal shop in Paulo Coelho’s…**

In Paulo Coelho’s The Alchemist, the crystal shop may be symbolic of where Santiago finds himself in the pursuit of his Personal Legend. In one interpretation, we might see that the crystal acts…

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**MACBETH**

**What is the “horrid image” that Macbeth says “doth unfix my hair/ And make my seated heart knock…**

In the line that you mention here, Macbeth is not literally seeing a vision (not like later in the play when he sees Banquo’s head). He is just imagining something. What he is imagining is…

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**THE SOULS OF BLACK FOLK**

**I notice song lyrics before every chapter of The Souls of Black Folk. What do they mean? Explain…**

WEB Du Bois begins each chapter with both a quote (from some famous literary verse) and lyrics from a Negro Spiritual or other African American music passed down by oral tradition. Du Bois’ primary…

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**THE HANDMAID’S TALE**

**Who in 1984 does Janine resemble in The Handmaid’s Tale?**

Probably, Kathrine if anyone.

**HISTORY**

**How was the 1971 Alaska Native Land Claims Settlement Act different from prior ways Native…**

The history of the native Americans in the lower 48 states was a history of subjugation including broken treaties and war. In 1924 with The Indian Citizen Act, all Native Americans were declared…

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**HISTORY**

**What is the place of the bureaucracy in the American Consititutional structure?What is the place…**

The idea of a “specific” place in the structure of American Constitutional government is an interesting one. I think that much of it largely depends on how one perceives the role of government, in…

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**SCIENCE**

**What is the difference in a “goiter” and a thyroid cyst?**

Saying that someone has a goiter is the same thing as saying that they have an abnormally enlarged thyroid gland. This does not necessarily mean that the thyroid gland is not performing properly….

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**MATH**

**Prove that log(1+x) lies between x – x^2/2 and x – x^2/2(1+x), x>0**

For example, if a function is increasing, that means that for x1<x2 => g(x1)<g(x2) We’ll choose as x1 = x – x^2/2 and x2 = log(1+x) if x2 – x1 >0 then, the function is increasing….

**FOUNDING BROTHERS: THE REVOLUTIONARY GENERATION**

**Who were the leaders of the political factions develping in the United States and what were…**

Assuming that the question is intended for the time period after the ratification of the Constitution, the two political factions that developed were the Federalists led by Treasury Secretary…

**MATH**

**Prove that the function f(x)=x^2 is derivable on [0;1].**

We’ll choose a point that belongs to the given interval [0,1]. The point is x0 and it could be any point from the interval. We’ll calculate the derivative of the function in the point x0. f'(x0) =…

**MATH**

**How to re-define the function f to remove the discontinuity f(x)=(sin2x)/x if x is not 0 and…**

To prove the continuity of the function f, we’ll calculate the limit of the function in the point x = 0 and we’ll compare the result with the value of the function in the same point, x=0. Let’s…

**A SEPARATE PEACE**

**In A Separate Peace, is Finny’s response belivable based on an evaluation of his response to his…**

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**MATH**

**Prove the identity (sinx)^2 + (cosx)^2 = (don’t use Pythagora’s theorem)**

To prove the identity, without using Pythagorean theorem, we’ll solve it using analytical methods, instead. We’ll associate a function to the given identity: f(x) = (sinx)^2 + (cosx)^2 If we prove…

**PARADISE LOST**

**Write a critical note on Milton’s grand style in PARADISE LOST?answer in detail**

An elevated style is a key characteristic of the epic poem, and in this respect, Milton certainly doesn’t allow himself to fall short of Homer or Vergil (the two most iconic and influential epic…

**MATH**

**The graphs of the functions are intersecting in a point M(x,y). Find M if f=2x/3 +8/3 and g=3x+5**

f = 2x/3 + 8/3 g = 3x + 5 M is the intersection point , to calculate m we need to solve the function: f = g ==> 2x/3 + 8/3 = 3x + 5 ==> multiply by 3: ==> 2x + 8 = 9x + 15 Group…

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**MATH**

log x^2 = 15 + log 10 We know that log 10 = 1 ==> log x^2 = 15 + 1 ==> log x^2 = 16 ==> x^2 = 10^16 ==> x = sqrt10^16 = sqrt(10^8)^2 = 10^8 ==> x= 10^8

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**HAMLET**

**What does Hamlet mean by lines 376 & 377 if he is aware that Rozencrantz and Guildenstern are…**

Hamlet actually admits to Rosencrantz and Guildenstern that he is not as mad as they think he is. This line occurs in Act 2, scene 2, after Hamlet has determined that his two friends “were sent…

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**BUSINESS**

**Suppose the market priceof sugar is 22 cents per pound. If a sugar farmer produces 100,000…**

I assume that you are saying that the farmer is producing his sugar and that it is costing him 30 cents per pound to do so. Is that correct? Or are you saying that he is charging 30 cents a pound…

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**MATH**

**Calculate the limit of the string xn=[(n+1)/n]^(2n+3) n tends to +infinite**

xn = [(n+1)/n]^(2n + 3) n –> +inf. lim xn = lim [(n+1)/n]^(2n + 3) =[ lim(n+1)/n]^lim(2n+3) Now divide and multiply by n: ==> lim xn = [lim ((1+1/n)/1]^ lim(2n+3)…

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**BUSINESS**

**How do we express our negative points to the interviewer?**

There are a couple of ways to express something that is contrary to glowingly positive elements to an interviewer. I think that the critical element is how one presents the information in an…

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**LIFE OF PI**

**In Life of Pi, what animals survive in the shipwreck?**

Several animals survived. First was an orangutan who was floating on a bunch of bananas. A zebra also survived, but its legs were injured. In addition, a hyena climbed aboard. Finally, Richard…

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**MATH**

log 10 x – 1 = log 10 Let us group similar: ==> log 10x – log 10 = 1 Now we know that log a – log b = log a/b ==> log 10x/10 = 1 ==> log x = 1 ==> x = 10^1 ==> x = 10

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**SCIENCE**

**Discuss at least four different aspects of OMAM that Foster would classify under…**

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**FOUNDING BROTHERS: THE REVOLUTIONARY GENERATION**

**How did a nation founded on the principles of equality and freedom justify the enslavement of…**

The idea here was that Africans were not of the same category of human being as whites were. This is much the same as how women and children were not given freedom and equality in the country. The…

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**MATH**

**Calculate the expression 5x/x+1 + 2x/x-1 – 3/x =…**

First, pay attention to brackets, because the expression has to be written in this way: 5x/(x+1) + 2x/(x-1) – 3/x To evaluate the sum or difference of 3 quotients, we have to check if they have a…

**MATH**

**Solve for x lg(6x+5) = lg(3x-1)**

Before solving the equation, we’ll have to impose constraints of existance of logarithms. The first constraint: 6x+5>0 We’ll subtract 5 both sides: 6x>-5 We’ll divide by 6 both sides:…

**THE PICTURE OF DORIAN GRAY**

**How are the following illustrated in The Picture of Dorain Gray?List: appearances,…**

Appearances are illustrated quite dramatically in the story. The first thing we find is that Basil Hallward is busy and enthralled with this young man whose physical appearance is out of this…

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**MATH**

**Write equation of the line that passes through the points (-2;-3) and (1;3).**

To write the equation of the line, that passes through the points (-2;-3) and (1;3), we’ll use the formula: (x2-x1)/(x-x1) = (y2-y1)/(y-y1) Now, we’ll substitute the coordinates of the given points…

**TESS OF THE D’URBERVILLES**

**What are the negative impacts on Tess and in general in Thomas Hardy’s Tess of the D’Urbervilles?**

Of the negative influences are upon Tess, the most significant one is actually fate. In Tess of the D’Urbervilles, Hardy promotes the idea of Fatalism–that no matter what one does in life, he or…

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**OF MICE AND MEN**

**In Of Mice and Men, what is the significance of the rabbits and the dream of a farm that George…**

Robert Browning words, Ah, but a man’s reach should exceed his grasp, or what’s a heaven for? certainly characterize the dream of Lennie and George. In order for their desperate lives to have…

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**ESSAY LAB**

**Look up “To a Mouse”. Then discuss how the poet Robert Burns uses the season in a…**

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**ELIJAH OF BUXTON**

**What lesson did Elijah’s mom teach him after he put the toad in her knitting bag in Elijah of…**

Elijah’s mom teaches him not to take advantage of others’ fears for his own amusement. She does this by turning the tables on him and giving him a taste of his own medicine. Elijah’s mom absolutely…

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**ODE TO THE WEST WIND**

**Give examples of symbolism in the poem, ‘Ode to the West Wind’.**

The autumnal west wind itself is the central piece of symbolism in the poem. A natural phenomenon has assumed the mythical dimension of a great transformational agency, a destroyer and a preserver,…

**ESSAY LAB**

**What is the difference between general writing and technical writing?question is related to…**

There are actually a couple of answers to this question. One form of “technical writing,” is writing that concerns technical subjects and technical fields (professions) but is written for an…

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**SOCIAL SCIENCES**

**Discuss the possibility,pros,cons of India enacting an ACT similar to the Trade Act of USA.**

I think what you are referring to is the Trade Adjustment Assistance (TAA) Program which is a federal program established under the Trade Act of 1974 that provides aid to workers who…

**HAMLET**

**What are the major differences between Hamlet the play and Hamlet the 2000 film…**

The biggest difference between the play and the 2000 film of Hamlet is the absence of Fortinbras at the end. This, however, is a common elimination in a long play like Hamlet, especially in a…

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**THE PICTURE OF DORIAN GRAY**

**Which is the best example of a simile that also creates atmosphere and mood consistent with that…**

Firstly, while all four of your example quotes are trope figures of speech, only two are similes while the other two are metaphors. Similes make figurative comparisons between two unlike things…

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**MACBETH**

**Is Macbeth a misogynistic play?**

I have never considered Macbeth a misogynistic play. The cast of female characters includes Lady Macbeth, her nurse, Lady Macduff, the witches, and Hecate. Although some of these characters may…

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**SCIENCE**

**What the difference between a cyst and an ulcer?**

A cyst is a growth, usually benign, surrounded by a capsule and may contain be semi-solid or contain fluid or gas. They range from microscopic to quite large and may occur almost anywhere in the…

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**TRIFLES**

**For Trifles, write a speech you think Minnie Wright might deliver before the sentence was given…**

This is something that you have to write for yourself, but we can give you some ideas. There are several options, but if you want to stay true to character, I don’t think Minnie Wright would really…

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**SCIENCE**

**A cell placed in dilute solution bursts up. It is- 1. animal cell 2. bacterial cell 3. fungal…**

There is a movement of water through membranes of cells based on the difference in concentration on either side. In the question it is given that the cell placed in a dilute solution burst. This…

**HARD TIMES**

**What is the author’s view about the industrial city of coketown? discussan explanation about the…**

Charles Dickens creates an imaginary town – Coketown – which exemplifies the negativity of the industrialized city. First, the visual aspect of the description, which is almost completely…

**THE PIECE OF STRING**

**The shortest synopsis of “The Piece of String.”Plot the summary itself.**

Below is a short plot summary of Guy de Maupassant’s short story, “The Piece of String” (if I understand your post correctly). Maitre Hauchecorne is an old Norman peasant who makes a trip to the…