Starting off from a rough childhood without a steady family or home, Zora managed to get by without a
mother or a father that cared about her. She was able to find work wherever she needed all while still
being in debt with her school.
What kind of impact
1. The significance comes from the comparison of the whites with light and blacks with dark. How
the whites take advantage of the hard work of all the work that the blacks do. Yet, the author
goes to mention that some flowers cant grow in the light, but o
In todays society of hip-hop music, social media, and rising crime rates, weve been
exposed to the idea that law enforcement officers have become more violent. News reports
become more frequent of police brutality, racial profiling, and lack of police act
Report: Our High Schools May Not Adequately Prepare Dropouts For
1. What is the essential cultural observation or situation being satirized? What clues
lead you to this conclusion?
A. The article is playing on the idea that the school system
1. The article plays heavily on parody of advertisements for similar products by saying its based on
pseudoscience, using studies big scientific words, and people who seem intelligent in what
they talk about, even if none of it actually makes logical sens
Between the essays of John Audubon and Allie Dillard, they were both writing about their cereal
experience with watching innumerable amounts of birds migrating overhead. Yet, the two of them had a
different outtake on their own experiences.
One key differ
The two points of view upon environmentalism depicted by Wilson shows how the difference
between to polar opposite groups viewing each other in an extremist way. In Wilsons The future of life,
the use of satire in his language from both points of view is
The questions sometimes had you choose which words are best used to describe the speakers
tone, the tone of the article as a whole, or ways you would describe a certain section of the article. The
questions also had you choose examples from the articles t
Afghanistan may be getting help, but its not getting the amount of help that it needs to support children
being born and mothers in such a difficult area to live.
To an expatriate, the Afghani custom of seeing children as a treasure from heaven may not ma
1. I was able to complete the reading and questions within the 15 minute time limit. I was able to
take about 6 minutes to read the article once thoroughly and again briefly, so I would be able to
find something when a question asks about a specific part