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Kara S.
Tutor for 4 years, Product Director for Balance Position, Former D1 Athlete
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Writing
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Question:

What is the difference between a metaphor and a simile?

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Answer:

A metaphor is when you compare two unlike things without using the terms like or as. Ex: Her smile was magic. A simile is when you compare two unlike things and use the terms like or as. Ex: Her smile was just like magic.

Psychology
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Question:

Define the authoritarian parenting style.

Kara S.
Answer:

The authoritarian parenting style is encompassed by the combination of low warmth and high structure.

Cognitive Science
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Question:

Which is a metaphor for an Absolute Threshold? A. Falling asleep B. Flushing a toilet C. Fixing the strings of a guitar

Kara S.
Answer:

B. Flushing a toilet Why? The Absolute Threshold is the minimum amount of energy required for the axon to send an electrical signal to the neighboring dendrites.

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