The Alchemist Characters17 terms
Santiago An adventurous young Andalusian shepherd determined to fulfill his Personal Legend, which is to find… The Alchemist A 200-year-old, extremely powerful alchemist residing in the Al-Fayoum Oasis. He dresses in black, r… Crystal Merchant A struggling merchant who owns a crystal shop on top of a desolate hill. His shop was once popular b… Englishman A well-educated science student determined to learn the secrets of alchemy by learning from a true a… Melchizedek The King of Salem. He appears to possess magical powers and helps those pursuing their Personal Lege… Fatima A beautiful young "desert woman" who lives at the Al-Fayoum Oasis. She understands that she must all… Gypsy An old woman living in Tarifa who interprets dreams. She reads palms, but she also keeps images of C…
English 1A Lesson 1 Gift of the Magi8 terms
To emphasize the poverty of the residents. What is the purpose of the following words from "TheGift of the Magi"? "In the vestibule below was a… a young wife eager to please her husband. By the end of the paragraph that starts with "Della finished her cry (....)", we know that Della is the name sounds too important for them. The passage about the couple's name indicates that It is as nice as the watch is, it is simple and beautiful, and it remi… Why does Della choose the particular fob chain for Jim? women who are not respectable. Della associates short hair with He stares at her strangely. When Jim comes home, how does he first react when he sees his wife Della? if two people love each other, they should sacrifice for each other, n… The theme of the story, according to the last paragraph, is that
Economics Lesson 316 terms
diminishing marginal utility The law of __________ states that as a person consumes additional units of a good, eventually the s… more When the demand curve shifts to the right, it indicates that buyers are willing and able to purchase… inelastic When demand is __________, the price change will not result in a substantial change in the quantity … time given to adjust to price change. Important factors that can affect the elasticity of demand include the availability of substitutes, … price According to the law of supply, the quantity supplied of a good rises when the __________ of that go… decreased. A leftward shift in a supply curve means that supply has taxes. Important factors that can cause supply curves to shift include input prices, technology, and
Economics Lesson 232 terms
deceptive "Bait and Switch" is an example of __________ advertising. no name brand. Generic products have U.S. Department of Agriculture. Which federal agency has the responsibility of making sure that food production is sanitary? Food and Drug Administration. The federal agency that protects consumers from unsafe drugs, foods, and cosmetics is the Someone with an advanced degree. On average, who can expect to earn the most money? the whole economy benefits. When an individual saves, a warranty. A promise by the manufacturer to replace or repair a faulty product is
Economics Lesson 118 terms
all resources are limited. We are forced to make choices because entrepreneurship. The four factors of production are the resources of land, labor, capital, and capital. A truck used by a plumber is a type of opportunity cost. The value of the next best alternative that had to be given up to do the action that was chosen is production possibilities. All the combinations of goods and services that can be produced in a given time with a fixed amount … the market. When Adam Smith coined the term "invisible hand", he was referring to laissez-faire system. Pure capitalism is also known as
English 9A Literary Terms - Drama27 terms
Round characters have different traits, some of which may be contradictory Flat characters display only one dominant trait Static characters do not change Dynamic characters show development in the course of a story Figurative language Words used for descriptive effect that express some truth beyond the literal level; examples include… Personal writing Expresses the writer's own thoughts and feelings Point of View types include first person, third person limited, third person omniscient
English 9A Lesson 7 Romeo and Juliet Act IV22 terms
He thinks that it will turn Juliet's sadness into happiness. Why does Capulet move up the date of the wedding? He has doubts about the wisdom of marrying Romeo and Juliet. What does Friar Laurence's aside suggest? Friar Laurence. With whom does Juliet meet at the beginning of this scene? A plan. What does Juliet want from Friar Laurence? To confess. What is the reason that Juliet gives Paris for her visit to the Friar? Gentle and compassionate, confident and concerned, obedient and thoug… How is Paris characterized in this scene? A dagger. What does Juliet take with her to the Friar's?
English 9A Lesson 6 Romeo and Juliet Act II Characters9 terms
Juliet. Who says: "What's in a name? That which we call a rose by any other name would smell as sweet." Tybalt. Who sends a letter to Romeo? Romeo Who says: "But soft! What light through yonder window breaks?" Friar Laurence. Who says: "Too swift arrives as tardy as too slow" The Nurse. Who puts a rope ladder in Juliet's room? Friar Laurence. Who says: "Therefore, love moderately, long love doth so." Friar Laurence. Who makes medications and potions from plants.
English 9A Lesson 7 Romeo and Juliet Act III22 terms
Tybalt. Romeo is challenged to a duel by patience. Romeo answers Tybalt's insults with Tybalt may be looking for a fight. Benvolio warns Mercutio to get off the streets of Verona because Mercutio. Who does Tybalt kill? avenge his friend's death. Romeo kills Tybalt to Benvolio. The story of the fight is told to the Prince by banishment. As a punishment for Tybalt's death, Romeo is condemned to
English 9A Lesson 6 Romeo and Juliet Act II24 terms
It has vanished. What does the Chorus say about Romeo's love for Rosaline? False. True or False. Benvolio and Mercutio know that Romeo has found a new love. a more serious side of Romeo. This scene shows Juliet is the sun. Romeo asks, "What light through yonder window breaks?" What does he mean? True. True or False. When Romeo says that Mercutio "jests at scars that never felt a wound," he means that… False. True or False. Juliet plays hard to get. She is alone, without a chaperone when she talks to Romeo and she is… What evidence shows that Juliet does not follow the usual rules of courtship?
English 9A Lesson 6 Shakespeare's Time6 terms
Rebirth Renaissance means ______________________. Catholic and Protestant The religious strife in England involved the __________ and the __________ religions. earth During this time period, the __________ was believed to be the center of the universe. True. True or False. Man's behavior was associated with elements of the universe. True. True or False. During this time period, London was a place that attracted artists. stomach or liver The people believed that the _________ was the center of all human emotion.
English 9A Lesson 6 Romeo and Juliet Act I38 terms
Rebirth Renaissance means ______________________. Catholic and Protestant The religious strife in England involved the __________ and the __________ religions. earth During this time period, the __________ was believed to be the center of the universe. True. True or False. Man's behavior was associated with elements of the universe. True. True or False. During this time period, London was a place that attracted artists. stomach or liver The people believed that the _________ was the center of all human emotion. Capulets and Montagues The two feuding families in Romeo and Juliet are the _______________ and the _______________.