Member Since May 25, 2010 , From Imperial Beach, United States
"Peace on earth to people of good will," Luke, chapter 2.
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Grammar (Time, one hour)
1. Give nine rules for the use of Capital Letters.
2. Name the Parts of Speech and define those that have no modifications.
3. Define Verse, Stanza and Paragraph.
4. What are the Principal Parts of a verb? Give Principal Parts of do, lie, lay and run.
5. Define Case, Illustrate each Case.
6. What is Punctuation? Give rules for principal marks of Punctuation.
7-10. Write a composition of about 150 words and show therein that you understand the practical use of the rules of grammar.

Arithmetic (Time, 1.25 hours)
1. Name and define the Fundamental Rules of Arithmetic.
2. A wagon box is 2 ft. deep, 10 feet long, and 3 ft. wide. How many bushels of wheat will it hold?
3. If a load of wheat weighs 3942 lbs., what is it worth at 50cts. per bu, deducting 1050 lbs. for tare?
4. District No. 33 has a valuation of $35,000. What is the necessary levy to carry on a school seven months at $50 per month, and have $104 for incidentals?
5. Find cost of 6720 lbs. coal at $6.00 per ton.
6. Find the interest of $512.60 for 8 months and 18 days at 7 percent.
7. What is the cost of 40 boards 12 inches wide and 16 ft. long at $.20 per inch?
8. Find bank discount on $300 for 90 days (no grace) at 10 percent.
9. What is the cost of a square farm at $15 per acre, the distance around which is 640 rods?
10.Write a Bank Check, a Promissory Note, and a Receipt.

U.S. History (Time, 45 minutes)
1. Give the epochs into which U.S. History is divided.
2. Give an account of the discovery of America by Columbus.
3. Relate the causes and results of the Revolutionary War.
4. Show the territorial growth of the United States.
5. Tell what you can of the history of Kansas.
6. Describe three of the most prominent battles of the Rebellion.
7. Who were the following: Morse, Whitney, Fulton, Bell, Lincoln, Penn, and Howe?
8. Name events connected with the following dates: 1607, 1620, 1800, 1849, and 1865?

Orthography (Time, one hour)
1. What is meant by the following: Alphabet, phonetic orthography, etymology, syllabication?
2. What are elementary sounds? How classified?
3. What are the following, and give examples of each: Trigraph, subvocals, diphthong, cognate letters, linguals?
4. Give four substitutes for caret 'u'.
5. Give two rules for spelling words with final 'e'. Name two exceptions under each rule.
6. Give two uses of silent letters in spelling. Illustrate each.
7. Define the following prefixes and use in connection with a word: Bi, dis, mis, pre, semi, post, non, inter, mono, super.
8. Mark diacritically and divide into syllables the following, and name the sign that indicates the sound: Card, ball, mercy, sir, odd, cell, rise, blood, fare, last.
9. Use the following correctly in sentences, Cite, site, sight, fane, fain, feign, vane, vain, vein, raze, raise, rays.
10.Write 10 words frequently mispronounced and indicate pronunciation by use of diacritical marks and by syllabication.

Geography (Time, one hour)
1. What is climate? Upon what does climate depend?
2. How do you account for the extremes of climate in Kansas?
3. Of what use are rivers? Of what use is the ocean?
4. Describe the mountains of N.A.
5. Name and describe the following: Monrovia, Odessa, Denver, Manitoba, Hecla, Yukon, St. Helena, Juan Fermandez, Aspinwall and Orinoco.
6. Name and locate the principal trade centers of the U.S.
7. Name all the republics of Europe and give capital of each.
8. Why is the Atlantic Coast colder than the Pacific in the same latitude?
9. Describe the process by which the water of the ocean returns to the sources of rivers.
10.Describe the movements of the earth. Give inclination of the earth.


Recent Activity by Harley Spirit

Commented: About Anonymous's answer

You sure got that right. Muslims got some nerve to kidnap little girls, push a billion dollars a year in Afghan heroin, wallow in oil money, and then go poor mouthing the way they do. Then again ...

Commented: About Anonymous's answer

tadpole, no body is stupid enough to buy your games. Go whine and snivel at some body else. You are boring me.

Commented: About Yadja's answer

I ain't sure why Muslims go around nursing bitter grudges over things that never happened. Sooner or later their lies get found out but by then the damage is done and they get to suffer for doing ...

Commented: About Anonymous's answer

Sooner or later you are gonna buy it. No 2 ways about that. Thing is, Muslims buy it too but they get to roast for ever and people they murdered get Martyr Crowns in Heaven. Like Muslims were so ...

Commented: About Anonymous's answer

Leftists can come up with lame excuses all they want for being hateful and bigoted. That don't cut any ice with me. If they won't give folks a fair chance unless they hate who some leftist fool ...

Commented: About Trampo's answer

Ain't it the truth. Muslims got a chip on their shoulder a few years back and since then it got bigger than a rail road tie. It is only an attitude problem. Any body that murders total strangers ...

Commented: About Anonymous's answer

If leftists would finally talk sense, then we would not have to ignore 'em to get the job done. It is real sad when you have to ignore a bunch of screaming leftist fools to get good things going ...

Commented: About MGySgt Edward S. Renner USMC's answer

Matthew 5:15 "Beware of the false prophets, who come to you in sheep's clothing, but inwardly are ravenous wolves. 16 "You will know them by their fruits. Grapes are not gathered from thorn bushes nor ...

Commented: About Brother Bill's answer (This answer is not available)

Matthew 5:15 "Beware of the false prophets, who come to you in sheep's clothing, but inwardly are ravenous wolves. 16 "You will know them by their fruits. Grapes are not gathered from thorn bushes nor ...

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Fred Guenther says:
"There is always time for sensible counsel and timely advice. It is good to see your commonsense approach, and your practical thinking."
Serenity says:
"It is good to be back in the country and back to a regular schedule. one must travel to far flung lands to appreciate how great a land America truly is, and how we lead the world by the use of reason."
Serenity says:
"Thank you for your compliment! Alas, I have no time on motorcycles, but I do appreciate the compliment."
Yadja says:
"Thank you for the heads up and the compliment. I like the Spirit you are showing on Yedda and surely glad to see you have joined the fracus and believe me you will be cussing bigtime in notime. If Libs and Dems had brains we would have a chance but since they are without we just have to keep going after those with abit of common sense. See you have met the tadpole and froggy and sure you will be hearing from the rest of the lamebrains they are like a growth on my backside that I can not remove. Welcome aboard. LadyDarko"
Yadja says:
"Hey Harley boy did I need that compliment from a man like you. I got abit off the edge and I have to apologize to a lady on here who I chastised once for going overboard and getting down and dirty. Thank you also to you and yours. We are building one helluva house and I fully intend to get so many of you here for good times and fun on the water we have a boat also. I will learn how to send private messages and return them. Boy howdy youse guys mean so darn much to me and can hardly wait to meet you all we talkin next year about this time. Yeeeeeeeeeehaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaa. Lady Darko"
Serenity says:
"I find that your answers are elegant if very direct. Perhaps you could work on tact, but for the most part I find that the wisdom of bikers is a very refreshing change."
Southern 7162 says:
"Harley Spirit, as long as Christian bikers exist, we know that freedom in the spirit, and freedom in society, are compatible. I don't side with outlaws but you make it clear that you don't either."