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2 more History Questions
1) Pilgrims who came to the Americas in the 1600’s were mainly seeking________.(1point) God, gold, and glory A colony solely for Catholics Profits from lucrative tobacco plantations Religious freedom*** 2) Maine was originally part of which of the four New England ...
Thursday, October 3, 2013 at 4:36pm

History Question
1) How did Connecticut, Rhode Island, and New Hampshire colonies begin? (1point) Founders of all three colonies strongly disagreed with the Massachusetts colony, and sought to establish their own communities elsewhere.*** All three were spearheaded by dissident Roger Williams...
Thursday, October 3, 2013 at 4:14pm

Definitions
I have looked and looked for 4 examples of a standalone computer but I have only found two. They are a fax machine, and TiVo box. Could someone please tell me what two more examples are?
Thursday, October 3, 2013 at 12:14am

Algebra 1
1). Last week, the ratio of laptops to desktops sold at a computer store was 2:3. Eighteen desktop models were sold. How many laptop models were sold? A: 12 laptop models were sold. 2). Find the unite rate: twenty-six crackers contain 150 Calories. A: 6 3). Solve the ...
Wednesday, October 2, 2013 at 10:18pm

history
. Parliament passed the Coercive Acts, known in America as the Intolerable Acts, in response to A. Patrick Henry's Resolves. B. the Boston Tea Party. C. insults addressed to the customs commissioners. D. the Boston Massacre.
Wednesday, October 2, 2013 at 9:56pm

American History
informal changes to the constitution include. A.Treaties B.Laws passed in congress C. Supreme court decisions D. All of the above
Wednesday, October 2, 2013 at 8:38pm

world history
What role did the Greeks play in the creation of the Maurya Empire?
Wednesday, October 2, 2013 at 7:45pm

American History
What does the Constitution not list the reserved powers of? The choices are Congress, President, state government, or national government
Tuesday, October 1, 2013 at 11:18pm

US History
What political influences shaped the governments of the British Colonies
Tuesday, October 1, 2013 at 10:33pm

World History
Which of the following is not a reason for the collapse of classical empires? A. Small size of empire B. Large size of empire C. Invasions D. Diseases I know invasions is not the correct answer.
Tuesday, October 1, 2013 at 9:07pm

us history
Which of the following is true of the Spanish-American War? A. Racial tensions were suspended for the duration of the war. B. About one in ten American soldiers were black. C. Black soldiers referred to black Cubans as "Smoked Spaniards." D. The black soldiers who ...
Tuesday, October 1, 2013 at 6:55pm

History!!
PLEASE PLEASE PLEASE HELP ME!! <3 1. Which of the following describes the role of an anthropologist? (1 point) a person who studies the origin and development of humans*** a person who searches for artifacts from prehistoric people a person who excavates remains from early ...
Tuesday, October 1, 2013 at 2:39pm

History!
***IGNORE THE CHARTS/GRAPH QUESTIONS!! UNLESS YOU KNOW THE ANSWER OR HAVE SEEN THE CHARTS! THANKS!! :) *** For whom was South Carolina named? (1 point) Queen Caroline King Charles I**** King Charles II Queen Elizabeth 2. What is an important reason to study the history of a ...
Tuesday, October 1, 2013 at 9:49am

History
Which group is most associated with the fall of the Western Roman empire? Was it Carthaginians, Gauls, Huns, or the Greeks?? I thought it was Egypt or Visigoths but my answer came back as wrong :(
Tuesday, October 1, 2013 at 6:32am

History
When was the height of Egyptians, Athenians, Alexander's empire, and Roman Empire? I am having hard time finding the exact or round about year to these. I've found two so far, but I am sure if its right. please help so i can study for my test! thank you! This is what i...
Tuesday, October 1, 2013 at 4:59am

Statistics (Reiny)
1. A consumer organization estimates that 30% of the households in a particular community have one television set, 39% have two sets, and 20% have three or more sets. What is the probability that a household chosen at random does not have two sets? A) 0.39 B) 0.80 C) 0.61 D) 0...
Monday, September 30, 2013 at 7:51pm

American History
The failures of the Articles of Confederation showed that A.) The new government had to be powerful. B.)State government had to be all-powerful. C.)The people should not grant powers to the government . D.)The government should not guarantee individual freedoms.
Monday, September 30, 2013 at 6:30pm

math
There are 30 books in a bookcase. The books in the case are either math, science ,or history books. Ten of the books are math books. There are 6 fewer science books than history books. How many science books are in the bookcase??????
Monday, September 30, 2013 at 6:16pm

offfice finaces
Using your computer software, you create a new file for an existing customer. When you're finished, you should A. coordinate the old and new files by giving both the same name. B. overwrite the existing file by giving the new file the same name. C. allow the computer to ...
Sunday, September 29, 2013 at 10:16pm

History
Which of the following statements about John D. Rockefeller is most accurate? A. He founded the Standard Oil Company when he was 24 years old. B. He considered competition to be the central ideal of capitalism. C. He drilled the first oil well near Titusville, Pennsylvania. D...
Sunday, September 29, 2013 at 6:03pm

life science , geography , history and math literecy
I am a grade 11 student and want to follow careers linked to geograpy . My problem is that most of the careers I am in interested in want pure math and im doing math literecy . My question is that , Is it possible for me to start mathematics in University so that I can follow ...
Sunday, September 29, 2013 at 2:38pm

US history
What were conditions like for the workers befor the beginging of the labor movment?
Sunday, September 29, 2013 at 1:49pm

world history
what was the most significant reform that Peter the Great implemented in Russia?
Sunday, September 29, 2013 at 11:34am

computer sicence C++
Americans spell differently from Canadians. Americans write "neighbor" and "color" while Canadians write "neighbour" and "colour”. Write a program to help Americans translate to Canadian. Your program should interact with the user in the...
Saturday, September 28, 2013 at 6:30pm

Computer Science
I need help with this problem. I don't know how to set it up correctly. Input a list of positive numbers (terminated by 0)into an array, and output the result. Use a subprogram to output the numbers, a function to find the mean, an a subprogram to output the result. I know...
Saturday, September 28, 2013 at 6:22pm

us history
Which of the following reasons allowed Great Britain to further its colonization in the New World?
Saturday, September 28, 2013 at 5:47pm

us history
What were religious groups who came to the New World looking for? a. Religious freedom for all religious groups. b. Equality for all. c. To avoid religious and civil persecution. d. To expand their religion throughout the colonies. A For what reason did the colonists feel that...
Saturday, September 28, 2013 at 3:48pm

us history
Why were the British more successful than the Spanish in colonizing North America? Select one: a. They found more gold. b. They had a stronger military. c. They attracted more immigrants. d. They bonded with Native American populations. On the heels of repealing the Stamp Act...
Saturday, September 28, 2013 at 3:24pm

COMPUTER
Write a 200- to 350-word paper that describes the distinctions of data and information and briefly explains the process a computer uses to convert data into information. • Consider the following: Computers use a completely different language than people, yet they ...
Saturday, September 28, 2013 at 3:12pm

Social Studies (History)
What are some short-term causes (if any) of the transcontinental railroad?
Saturday, September 28, 2013 at 2:12pm

Social Studies (History)
1) What are the materials the workers used to construct the first transcontinental railroad? 2) What are the materials in the railroad? 3) What are the long-term and short-term causes of the transcontinental railroad (if there are any short-term causes)? I WILL APPRECIATE YOUR...
Saturday, September 28, 2013 at 12:55pm

Social Studies (History)
What were the materials to construct the transcontinental railroad? I already knew the railroad was mostly constructed by hand by thousands of workers, but i need help to find out what kind of materials they used to build and construct the railroad. Also, what are the ...
Saturday, September 28, 2013 at 12:19pm

Geography (Ms. Sue)
1). Which groups have argued that the income gap presents a moral issue? A: The Catholic Church and other religious faiths have argued that the income gap presents a moral issue. 2). What is the basic economic dilemma confronted by poor people in Latin America? A: The basic ...
Friday, September 27, 2013 at 8:51pm

History Question
Select two groups of Native American people from two different areas within the United States. The areas you can select from include North, West, Southwest, Plains, and East/Southeast. Explain how environmental factors influenced their homes and food. (5points)
Friday, September 27, 2013 at 7:49pm

Social Studies (History)
What is the: Who, what, where, when, why, and the short and long term causes of the transcontinental railroad
Friday, September 27, 2013 at 5:39pm

world history 8
Britain chose to keep Canada instead of these two slave colonies. a. Martinique and St. Kitts b. Martinique and Guadalupe c. Martinique and St. Johns d. Guadeloupe and St.Kitts d?
Friday, September 27, 2013 at 4:42pm

algebra
15. To travel a fixed distance, the number of gallons needed is inversely proportional to the miles per gallon rating P of the car that gets 42 miles per gallon (mpg) needs 33 gallons to travel the distance. a. Find an equation of variation N= b. A car that gets 77 mpg needs ...
Friday, September 27, 2013 at 8:37am

us history
Compare and contrast the goasl and strategies of the Reconstruction of TWO of the following -President -Lincon -Johnson -Congressional Republicans
Thursday, September 26, 2013 at 11:54pm

us history
Describe the long-term political and economic effects of the Reconstruction and southern reaction on African Americans
Thursday, September 26, 2013 at 11:53pm

us history
Explain whether slavery or representation was the main cause of disunion. You may incorporate two of the following to support your answer -The Missouri Compromise -The Free-Soil Movement -Compromise of 1850 -Kansas-Nebraska Act, 1854 -Bleeding Kansas Dred Scott v. Sandford
Thursday, September 26, 2013 at 11:52pm

us history
Analyze the ways that the Free-Soil movement influenced U.S politics from 1820-1860. Explain the significance of this movement.
Thursday, September 26, 2013 at 11:50pm

computer science
In form view you can view a forms records but cannot change the layout or design of the form true or false
Thursday, September 26, 2013 at 11:35pm

history!!!!
what page (number) does 'The Works of Mr. Nash appear on in the newspaper? PLEASE HELP ME!!!!
Thursday, September 26, 2013 at 11:24pm

U.S. History
how had many scalawags felt about the civil war.
Thursday, September 26, 2013 at 6:20pm

history
a british soldier
Thursday, September 26, 2013 at 5:28pm

history
What are three major effects that occurred as a result to the construction of the transcontinental railroad?
Thursday, September 26, 2013 at 4:58pm

SS
TechTown is filled with companies that produce computer parts and software. Which sentence best describes TechTown? a. TechTown specializes in computers. b. TechTown has a high demand for software. c. TechTown must have a command economy. d. TechTown imports many computers. B...
Thursday, September 26, 2013 at 2:20pm

algebra
9. 9/5w + 8/w ** Cannot be simplified. Am I correct?? 14. The number of instrctions N performed per second by a computer varies directly as the speed S of the computer's internal processor. A processor with a speed of 20 megahertz an perform 1,800,000 instructions per ...
Thursday, September 26, 2013 at 1:56pm

U.S history
does anyone know any topic ideas for the turning point in america (1600s-1900s).PLZ I need help its a research title and i have no idea what to write about.
Thursday, September 26, 2013 at 12:34pm

history
What incident abroad marked the election day of the 1956 election, thereby enhancing Eisenhower's bid for a second term?
Thursday, September 26, 2013 at 8:16am

algebra
Susie purchased a laptop computer for $2000 at the beginning of the year in 2008,the value of the computer decreased by 20% each year. Susie wants to purchase a new laptop computer when the value of hers falls below $500. When will Susie be able to purchase a new laptop?
Wednesday, September 25, 2013 at 10:01pm

U.S hISTORY
WHAT TWO SOLUTIONS DID EFFICIENCY PROGRESSIVES OFFER TO MAKE CITY GOVERNMENT MORE EFFICIENT
Wednesday, September 25, 2013 at 4:56pm

History
Can someone please tell me the radical one between Alfred Young and Gordon Wood in the American Revolution? I believe it is Gordon Wood but when I search the internet it makes me think both were radical. Please direct me to a site. Thanks
Wednesday, September 25, 2013 at 2:50pm

History (chronological order)
Place in chronological order from the earliest to most recent.. height of egyptian power height of Athenian power height of Alexander's empire height of Roman empire
Wednesday, September 25, 2013 at 6:32am

History (chronological order of date)
Place in chronological order from the earliest to latest... 11,000 B.C. 0 894 A.D. 540 B.C.
Wednesday, September 25, 2013 at 6:30am

History
What are 5 major impacts of the Greek Civilization and evaluate the influence on US culture even today?
Tuesday, September 24, 2013 at 5:49am

American U.S.History
1.Which statement is not true concerning the Albany Plan of Union? 2.How did Americans oppose the Stamp Act? 3.What was the purpose of the 1764 Sugar Act?
Tuesday, September 24, 2013 at 1:40am

American U.S.History
1.What did the Townshend Duties do? 2.What was the principle of virtual representation?
Tuesday, September 24, 2013 at 12:47am

SS
What is demographic and how is it related to the history of America?
Monday, September 23, 2013 at 9:32pm

American history
The religion that is sometimes called Central America is actually apart of what continent.?
Monday, September 23, 2013 at 8:04pm

finance
An investor is thinking about buying some shares of Computer Engines, Inc., at $60 a share. She expects the price of the stock to raise to $100 a share over the next 3 years. During that time, she also expects to receive annual dividends of $3 per share. Given that the ...
Monday, September 23, 2013 at 5:58pm

history
what is a good website to describe a boom town in the west in the 1800s. a website of what they do there and what occurs during a typical day of mining.. including techniques of mining, description of the town, the mines, and the town's inhabitants... also efforts to ...
Monday, September 23, 2013 at 5:57pm

history
use ten adjectives to describe ghost towns. I got: 1-abandoned 2-ancient 3-lonely 4-broken down 5-old 6-empty 7-sad 8-quiet I still need 2 more adjectives, but I am all out of ideas.. please help, thank you
Monday, September 23, 2013 at 4:04pm

social studies (history)
how is vigilant justice similar to cliques in middle school?
Monday, September 23, 2013 at 4:00pm

history
were anti-federalists mainly southern states, and federalists were northern? did they compromise by federalists adding the bill of rights into the constitution, that way it could be ratified?
Monday, September 23, 2013 at 2:36pm

world history
Comparing and Contrasting-In what ways are modern burial practices similar to those of the ancient Egyptians? How are they different?
Monday, September 23, 2013 at 2:15pm

History
What are the disadvantages and advantages of international waters? How does the creation of international waters benefit countries such as the US, France, Britain, Poland, Serbia, Italy ?
Monday, September 23, 2013 at 9:20am

HIstory
Why did the United States and the French support the creation of an independent Polish state in the Treaty of Versailles? How would the creation of an independent Polish state benefit the other allies?
Monday, September 23, 2013 at 4:08am

Computer Science
Write a program   that reads the subtotal and the gratuity rate in this order, then computes the gratuity and total. For example, if the user enters "10" for subtotal and "15" (%) for gratuity rate, the program   displays "1.5"...
Monday, September 23, 2013 at 1:01am

history/politics
what was the federalist v Democratic-Republicans.. Ie. Alexander Hamilton assumed leadership of Federalist cause and Thomas Jefferson assumed it as Democratic-Republican
Sunday, September 22, 2013 at 7:06pm

ap world history
which region of the world benefited more from the columbian exchange?
Sunday, September 22, 2013 at 5:57pm

computer science
The part of a presentation allows me to add character data is Frames. B. Animation C. Text Boxes D. Video Areas
Sunday, September 22, 2013 at 12:58pm

ap world history
how did wheat impact the Americas?
Sunday, September 22, 2013 at 12:11pm

Math
A computer depreciates (loses its value) at a rate of 50% the original value every 2 years. If the computer now costs $75 after 6 years, how much did it cost when you bought it new?
Saturday, September 21, 2013 at 9:55pm

history
why im optimistic about our nations future can you help me i need to write a essay about this paragraph
Saturday, September 21, 2013 at 12:28am

History
1. Marco Polo wrote an account of the marvels of (1 point) the Americas. Venice. Asia.*** Spain. 2. Which man and his army conquered Peru? (1 point) Francisco Pizarro Atahualpa Hernan Cortes*** Montezuma 3. Traders who established rights to the Canadian fur trade were (1 point...
Friday, September 20, 2013 at 4:41pm

U.S.History
How are Primeval and Saga related to U.S. history. Also what does Saga mean?
Friday, September 20, 2013 at 8:34am

Economics - History
For each event explain how the event would affect price, supply and demand of the product listed: Two days before Thanksgiving the market has many unsold turkeys. Drought forces ranchers to rush their cattle to market.
Friday, September 20, 2013 at 12:25am

Socials Studies
What is Matrilineal and how is it related to american history?
Thursday, September 19, 2013 at 7:18pm

Socials Studies
What is Matrilineal and how is it related to american history?
Thursday, September 19, 2013 at 7:11pm

Socials Studies
What is Matrilineal and how is it related to american history?
Thursday, September 19, 2013 at 6:59pm

history
compare the purpose, audience, and styles of John Winthrop and Johnathan Edwards.
Thursday, September 19, 2013 at 6:17pm

World History
in what ways are the ideas of the buddhist eightfold path similar to and different from the ideas, beliefs, and practices, of other religions or philosophies you may know about?
Thursday, September 19, 2013 at 5:50pm

world history
1)What items did Harappans trade with peoples in the Sumerian region? 2)What is the probable cause of the end of Indus Valley culture? I NEED DIRECT ANSWERS PLEASE!
Thursday, September 19, 2013 at 2:55pm

English
Write the simple predicate of each sentence. 1. Most people find cockroaches troublesome. 2. These household pests get into everything. 3. The history of these pests may surprise you.
Wednesday, September 18, 2013 at 7:13pm

math
A certain computer program lets the user pick a positive number, decreases the number by 60%, and displays the square of the result. If the number displayed is 140% larger than the number that the user picked, what number did the user pick?
Wednesday, September 18, 2013 at 9:50am

world history
What are two positive and negative and things about civilization
Tuesday, September 17, 2013 at 7:23pm

INF103: Computer Literacy
Which of the following components was a significant development featured in the Macintosh LISA computer? (Points : 1) C Prompt Disk Operating System Graphical User Interface) Memory
Tuesday, September 17, 2013 at 12:18pm

Microscopes
How do light microscopes work? a. Light microscopes use an electron beam to create an image of a specimen. b. Light microscopes use a combination of light and lenses to magnify a specimen. c. Light microscopes use a tiny tip that traces a specimen, enlarging it. d. Light ...
Tuesday, September 17, 2013 at 12:06pm

psy
Information-processing theory sees development as a (Points : 1) gradual increase in abilities like memory. three-step recognition process. stage of formal operations. computer hard drive that needs to be periodically upgraded.
Tuesday, September 17, 2013 at 8:20am

Computer Definitions
What is broadband Internet Connection?
Tuesday, September 17, 2013 at 12:45am

History
In Massachusetts during the colonial times, were there gold and silver and was it an urban or rural area?
Monday, September 16, 2013 at 11:09pm

ap history
to what extent did populists continue to focus on grievances of earlier movements?
Monday, September 16, 2013 at 12:41am

Stressed out!
I know this site is about homework help but I was wondering if you can kind of help me make a "decision" so I'm a freshman and I'm taking honors history this year. I'm so stressed out from taking notes every night and studying. I have a C in that class ...
Sunday, September 15, 2013 at 9:31pm

104 cilivi history
the Indian ocean was largely spared large-scale warfare because
Sunday, September 15, 2013 at 6:51pm

History
2.What sensory imagery can you use to describe the Taino perspective on the encounter with the Europeans? Does anyone have examples on this?
Sunday, September 15, 2013 at 4:22pm

World History
How are paintings similar to or different from public murals created today?
Sunday, September 15, 2013 at 2:45pm

US History - Explorers
What tool did Henry Hudson use to help him explore? E.x. a compass, etc. What were his parents' names?
Sunday, September 15, 2013 at 12:02pm

Two Voice poem
Ok so I have to write a two voice poem on Christopher Columbus finding America, ok so I'm supposed to write how the Europeans felt when they found America and how the Taino (the Indians that were originally there)felt about what happened, and I'm kind of stuck. Now I ...
Saturday, September 14, 2013 at 4:16pm

History
Helium doesn't react with any other substance. Is it accurate to say that helium has no chemical properties? Explain. Please help because I'm not sure of the answer. Thank you.
Friday, September 13, 2013 at 11:13pm

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