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February 8, 2016
Total # Posts: 726

**American Goverment**

it receives a unified budget prepared by the President’s Office of Management and Budget
*May 10, 2015*

**American Goverment**

When Congress prepares a budget (Points : 1) it collects estimates from each Executive department separately. it receives a unified budget prepared by the President’s Office of Management and Budget. it figures out on its own how much each department needs. it creates an ...
*May 10, 2015*

**American Goverment**

the Madisonian system prevents grand sweeping action.
*May 9, 2015*

**American Goverment**

Policy making in the United States is made through incrementalism because (Points : 1) the Constitution prohibits grand sweeping steps. the Madisonian system prevents grand sweeping action. incrementalism is more efficient. incrementalism produces the best possible policy
*May 9, 2015*

**American Goverment**

holding the executive branch accountable through legislative oversight
*May 9, 2015*

**American Goverment**

Congress represents the larger public interest by (Points : 1) maintaining power of the purse. forming specialized committees to address legislative issues. holding the executive branch accountable through legislative oversight. authorizing the President to go to war.
*May 9, 2015*

**American Goverment**

political action committees prefer to give to members who support their interests.
*May 9, 2015*

**American Goverment**

members of Congress can use unlimited amounts of money from the U.S. Treasury for their campaigns
*May 9, 2015*

**American Goverment**

The nature of campaign finance tends to favor incumbency because (Points : 1) members of Congress can use unlimited amounts of money from the U.S. Treasury for their campaigns. political action committees prefer to give to members who support their interests. members need to ...
*May 9, 2015*

**American Goverment**

do what they think is right and vote their conscience
*May 9, 2015*

**American Goverment**

live by public opinion polls.
*May 9, 2015*

**American Goverment**

According to the trustee model of representation, members of Congress (Points : 1) live by public opinion polls. do what they think is right and vote their conscience. do as their constituents instruct them. obey the dictates of the White House.
*May 9, 2015*

**Goverment**

it allows the national government to subordinate the states to its will.
*May 9, 2015*

**Goverment**

Despite the greater federal authority in the federal relationship, federalism is still important for all the following reasons except that (Points : 1) it provides the best means of developing a vast country because it allows for experimentation. it may stimulate the interest ...
*May 9, 2015*

**goverment**

the federal government’s power of the purse
*May 9, 2015*

**goverment**

The basic tool in fiscal federalism is (Points : 1) the federal government’s power of the purse. the federal government’s ability to raise armies. the federal government’s ability to sue states. the Interstate Commerce Clause.
*May 9, 2015*

**American Goverment**

they have greater discretion because monies are fungible.
*May 9, 2015*

**American Goverment**

States and localities might prefer block grants to categorical grants because (Points : 1) they can spend money any way they choose. they have greater discretion because monies are fungible. they can completely ignore federal policy priorities. they can use state and local ...
*May 9, 2015*

**American Goverment**

who gets what, when, and how.”
*May 4, 2015*

**American Goverment**

Harold Lasswell defined politics as (
*May 4, 2015*

**American Goverment**

return to first principles
*May 4, 2015*

**American Goverment**

Samuel P. Huntington defined “creedal passion periods” as periods when Americans (Points : 1) demand redistribution. seek to find new values. return to first principles. demand smaller government.
*May 4, 2015*

**American Goverment**

Mobilization will always lead to violence.
*May 4, 2015*

**American Goverment**

Schattschneider’s “mobilization of bias” is characterized by all except: (Points : 1) Mobilization will always lead to violence. The two sides to a conflict include actors and spectators. One side seeks to localize the conflict. One side seeks to socialize the ...
*May 4, 2015*

**American Goverment**

the concept of American exceptionalism
*May 4, 2015*

**American Goverment**

is core to the notion of “life, liberty and the pursuit of happiness” in the Declaration of Independence. (Points : 1) Human agency Pure unfettered liberty the idea that government may never restrict citizens’ liberty the concept of American exceptionalism
*May 4, 2015*

**American Goverment**

Congress’s expressed powers
*May 4, 2015*

**American Goverment**

the power of constitutional review.
*May 4, 2015*

**American Goverment**

the Supremacy Clause
*May 4, 2015*

**American Goverment**

The basis in the Constitution for expansive congressional authority is
*May 4, 2015*

**American Goverment**

the concept of American exceptionalism
*May 4, 2015*

**American Goverment**

Human agency
*May 4, 2015*

**American Goverment**

the idea that government may never restrict citizens’ liberty
*May 4, 2015*

**American Goverment**

is core to the notion of “life, liberty and the pursuit of happiness” in the Declaration of Independence
*May 4, 2015*

**American Goverment**

the possibility of holding a convention in secret.
*May 4, 2015*

**American Goverment**

the lack of authority to impose uniform commercial regulations among the states
*May 4, 2015*

**American Goverment**

The Annapolis Convention was called to address (Points : 1) the lack of authority to raise armies. the lack of authority to impose uniform commercial regulations among the states. the inability of the Continental Congress to pay revolutionary war veterans. the possibility of ...
*May 4, 2015*

**American Goverment**

British institutions of government were good but they became corrupt.
*May 4, 2015*

**American Goverment**

Those who attended the Constitutional Convention believed that (Points : 1) England was an evil society. America had made a great mistake in fighting the revolutionary war. British institutions of government were good but they became corrupt. America would only achieve ...
*May 4, 2015*

**American Goverment**

it allowed states with larger populations to have more representatives in the House and each state to have the same number of votes in the Senate
*May 4, 2015*

**American Goverment**

The Connecticut Plan was called the Great Compromise because (Points : 1) it allowed states with larger populations to have more representatives in the House and each state to have the same number of votes in the Senate. it allowed slave states to keep their slaves. it ...
*May 4, 2015*

**American Goverment**

they needed to finance wars in Europe and provide defenses of the colonies.
*May 4, 2015*

**American Goverment**

The British kept imposing new taxes on the colonists because (Points : 1) they wanted to show who was boss. they wanted to oppress the colonies. they needed to finance wars in Europe and provide defenses of the colonies. they wanted the colonists to learn proper respect for ...
*May 4, 2015*

**American Goverment**

must not choose one person’s good over another.
*May 4, 2015*

**American Goverment**

Liberalism rests in a conception of equality whereby the government (Points : 1) must not choose one person’s good over another. must ensure that we all have the same possessions. must provide everybody with healthcare. must redistribute wealth in order to achieve fairness.
*May 4, 2015*

**math**

If a emery has 10 3- pound books, how many 2-pound books does he have
*March 23, 2015*

**Math**

How do you find the surface area of a rectangular pyramid?
*January 27, 2015*

**math 2nd grade**

One box holds 16 crayons. Another box holds 24 crayons.Write a sentence using words that compares the crayons in the two boxes.
*January 25, 2015*

**pre algebra**

there is 100 bacteria in a petri dish. every 30 minutes the bacteria doubles. how muchbacteria will there be in 3 hours.
*October 19, 2014*

**Computer Science**

Write a program to compute an employee’s weekly pay and produce a pay slip showing name, gross pay (i.e. pay before deductions), deductions, and net pay (i.e., pay after deductions).
*October 18, 2014*

**Math**

A boat sails 40km from point A to point B, east of A on a lake. Lodge P is south of point A. Another lodge Q is south of point B. The bearing of Q from point A is S52degresE and the bearing of P from B is S39degresW. If P is 60km from Q, calculate the bearing of lodge Q from ...
*July 12, 2014*

**Math**

Add a term to b^2 - 4/5b to make the expression a perfect square. Write the results as the square of a bracketed expression.
*July 7, 2014*

**Math**

The first three terms of an arithmetic progression are t, 2t-1, 2t+4. Calculate the value of t.
*July 2, 2014*

**Math**

In a triangle ABC, PQ is the midpoint of AB and AC. PQ = 2cm, BC =3cm. The area of trapezium PQCB = 10cm^2. If the area of triangle APQ = xcm^2. Calculate the value of x.
*July 1, 2014*

**Math**

An arc of a circle subtends an angle of 54 at the centre. If the arc is 9cm long, calculate the circumference of the circle.
*June 30, 2014*

**Math**

Simplify: sin60/tan30
*June 16, 2014*

**Math**

Find the equation of a line which passes through point P(10, 12) and // to y=x/2 + 4
*June 16, 2014*

**Math**

An open-ended regular hexagonal prism whose length is 15cm and whose cross-section has a perimeter of 24cm. Find the surface area.
*June 15, 2014*

**Math**

What are the formulas for 3-D figures?
*June 15, 2014*

**Math**

576^m-4 = 8^m*3^m find m.
*June 12, 2014*

**Math**

Alright!! Thanks!!
*May 30, 2014*

**Math**

In a family six members eat meat; five members eat fish while two eat both. Calculate the number of members in the family. How do we solve these ones? Hints please...
*May 30, 2014*

**Science**

On the arthropods part there is: A-butterfly, B-spider, C-centipede, D-mosquito.
*May 29, 2014*

**Science**

Dichotomous key. What does this mean? Plants with seeds Go to B Plants without seeds Go to B or Arthropods with wings Go to 2 Arthropods without Go to 3 AND WHAT'S THE MEANING OF GO TO 1 or B?
*May 29, 2014*

**Math**

Thanks this will help. I only knew of: AB + BC = AC(triangle rule) and AB + BC + CD = AC + CD = AD(parallelgram rule)
*May 28, 2014*

**Math**

These are vectors as well: (a) AB + __ = CA = 0 (b) AB +BC + CD + DA = __ the first was a mistake i wanted these ones. Complete these and please if you can, explain.
*May 28, 2014*

**Math**

Owkay thanks
*May 28, 2014*

**Math**

These are vectors: QA + __ =QB Complete the vector equation...
*May 28, 2014*

**Chemistry**

Stoichiometry; Find the percent yield of solid calcium carbonate made when 5.0 mL of 1.0 M Sodium Carbonate reacts with 0.40g Calcium Chloride Balanced Equation; Na2(CO3)+CaCl2-->2NaCl+CaCo3 could you please help me step by step to find the theoretical yield as well as the ...
*May 21, 2014*

**Math **

There are three times as many people in the psychology class as in the art history class. there are 16 more people in the algebra class then the art history class The total enrollment of the three classes is 86. How many students are enrolled in each class?. I need a little ...
*May 8, 2014*

**Algebra**

Oops I meant to say 86.
*May 7, 2014*

**Algebra**

There are three times as many people in the psychology class as in the art history class. there are 16 more people in the algebra class then the art history class The total enrollment of the three classes is 86. How many students are enrolled in each class?. So I know my ...
*May 7, 2014*

**Algebra**

The length of a rectangular Garden is 40 yards longer then double the width The perimeter of the garden is 470 yards. find length and width of the Garden. L=2W+40 2W+2(2W+40=80 Kinda stuck here.
*May 7, 2014*

**Algebra**

I am a little stuck from here.
*May 7, 2014*

**Algebra**

The length of a rectangular Garden is 40 yards longer then double the width The perimeter of the garden is 470 yards. find length and width of the Garden. L=2W+40 2W+2(2W+40=80 Am I starting off right?
*May 7, 2014*

**Algebra**

Oh I got the formula backwards just had to flip it around. So yeah I got L= 7 for the length of the piece of steel and W=5 for the width of the piece of steel. I checked it and I got the same answer.
*May 7, 2014*

**Algebra**

The length of a rectangular piece of steel in a bridge is 3 meters less then double the width. The perimeter of the piece of steel is 24 meters Find the length and width of the piece of steel. l=3-2w? is part of the formula?
*May 7, 2014*

**Algebra**

My answer for melinda she earns $124 after you subtract 276 from 152 because 124 +152=276
*May 7, 2014*

**Algebra**

So Barbara earns $276 and thats the answer? I also need to find out how much melinda earns. So I assume I then subtract 276 from 400?
*May 7, 2014*

**Algebra**

Melinda earns $152 less per week then Barbra. The combined income of these two people is $400 per week. How much per week does each person earn. I need some help on this problem If im correct I multiply 2 times $152 then divide by 400?
*May 7, 2014*

**Algebra**

For their homecoming parade the students of U-Math have created a colorful banner, 53 meters in length, that is made of two pieces of parachute material. The short piece is 19 meters shorter then the long piece. Find the Length of each piece. Length of the long piece = Length ...
*May 7, 2014*

**Algebra**

Write the other number or expression in terms of the given variable. A 3 foot board is cut into two pieces. If one piece measures x write the expression for the length of the other piece. Ok now I know the first term is 2x correct? where do I go from here?
*May 7, 2014*

**Algebra**

thank you!
*May 7, 2014*

**Algebra**

eight times the difference of a number and three is equal to six times the sum of a number and one 8(x+3)=6(x+1) is this right?
*May 7, 2014*

**Algebra**

four added to one seventh of a number answer: 4+1/7x is this correct? or is it 1/7+4x?
*May 7, 2014*

**Math**

Mr Shen wished to enter the orange kite competition with an innovative kite of his own design. He did tests that showed an irregular quadrilateral design was best. The longest side (A) was twice the length of the shortest side (C). Side B was one and one-half times the ...
*May 5, 2014*

**Math**

L A=28 Length B=21 I got those answers can you help me on the other 2?
*May 2, 2014*

**Math**

I got the answers for A and B but how do I do that for C and D?
*May 2, 2014*

**Math**

Mr Shen wished to enter the orange kite competition with an innovative kite of his own desgin. He did tests that showed an irregular quadrilateral design was best. The longest side (A) was twice the length of the shortest side (C). Side B was one and one-half times the ...
*May 2, 2014*

**Math**

7 Meters
*May 2, 2014*

**Math**

The Kulas have decided to enclose their rectangular garden. The length of the garden is 8 meters, and 30 meters of fencing is needed to enclose the garden. What is the width of the garden?
*May 2, 2014*

**Math**

x=36
*May 2, 2014*

**Math**

The sum of one-third a number, one-sixth of the number, and one-ninth of the number is twenty two. Can someone help?
*May 2, 2014*

**Math**

Find x so the pitch is 1/3. There is also a number below the x in the figure which is 24 feet. So how do I solve?
*April 30, 2014*

**Math**

The steepest section of a track has a rise of 2240 meters for a horizontal distance of 6100 meters. what is the grade section of this track?
*April 30, 2014*

**Math**

Find X so that the pitch of the roof is 1/6. The number below the x is 30 feet in the figure. so how do I solve this?
*April 22, 2014*

**Math**

find the intercept and graph. -x+3y=-6 I need to complete the ordered pair (3,) so im I setting the problem up right -x(3)+3y=-6? and thus the missing ordered pair is -2?
*April 22, 2014*

**Math**

Graph the equation. Be sure to simplify equation before graphing it. -18+2y=-7y I got the answer y=2 because I subtracted 2 from both sides got -9 then divided by -18 and got 2. y=2. So now can someone help me with graphing the points?
*April 22, 2014*

**Algebra**

Graph the linear equation y=4/5x+5 I know how to plot the points. I just need help figuring out what numbers to plot.
*April 22, 2014*

**Algebra**

(y^3-y^2-4y-7)/(y+1) can someone show me how to do this?
*April 16, 2014*