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May 30, 2015

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American Goverment
a court of original jurisdiction.
May 24, 2015

American Goverment
A district court is considered to be (Points : 1) a court that determines the validity of a law. a place where decisions from state courts can be appealed. a court to settle disputes between Congress and the President. a court of original jurisdiction.
May 24, 2015

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The President defers to the senator of the state where the district court is located when approving a district court judge.
May 24, 2015

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Which of the following is true regarding senatorial courtesy? (Points : 1) An individual who wants to be a district court judge would contact the President to ask for an appointment. The President defers to the senator of the state where the district court is located when ...
May 24, 2015

American Goverment
speech so dangerous that society would immediately and irreparably harmed.
May 24, 2015

American Goverment
The Supreme Court in Whitney v. California clarified clear and present danger to mean (Points : 1) speech so dangerous that society would immediately and irreparably harmed. speech that protested against the Supreme Court. free speech would only be dangerous if it was followed...
May 24, 2015

American Goverment
moving the Civil Rights Movement into its next phase by promoting equal opportunity.
May 24, 2015

American Goverment
Affirmative action is about (Points : 1) making financial amends for slavery. achieving a color blind society in America. moving the Civil Rights Movement into its next phase by promoting equal opportunity. enrolling more minorities than whites in universities.
May 24, 2015

American Goverment
ended racial segregation in schools, at the workplace, and by “public accommodations.”
May 24, 2015

American Goverment
The 1964 Civil Rights Act (Points : 1) required localities to bus students in order to end racial segregation. overturned the 1921 anti-boycotting law. ended racial segregation in schools, at the workplace, and by “public accommodations.” required voters to pass a ...
May 24, 2015

American Goverment
speech may be abridged when it creates a clear and present danger.
May 24, 2015

American Goverment
The case of Schenck v. United States established that (Points : 1) free speech is an absolute and unlimited civil liberty. speech may be abridged when an individual finds it offensive. speech may be abridged when it creates a clear and present danger. nothing can be considered...
May 24, 2015

American Goverment
determine how many federal districts there would be.
May 24, 2015

American Goverment
The Judiciary Act of 1789 established all of the following except that the Supreme Court would (Points : 1) have one Chief Justice. have five associate justices. sit in two sessions each year. determine how many federal districts there would be.
May 24, 2015

American Goverment
the preferences of the majority of justices.
May 24, 2015

American Goverment
When the Court decides a case, it bases its decision on (Points : 1) the preferences of the majority of justices. past precedent. the prevailing public opinion. what it thinks that Congress wants to hear.
May 24, 2015

American Goverment
often a mixed decision with majority, dissenting, and even concurring opinions.
May 24, 2015

American Goverment
When the Supreme Court hands down a decision, it is (Points : 1) often a mixed decision with majority, dissenting, and even concurring opinions. always a unanimous 9-0 decision. a law forever and can never be overturned. always free of politics.
May 24, 2015

American Goverment
an agency is in the service of its clientele and their interests come before the public’s interest
May 17, 2015

American Goverment
to establish the principle of civilian control of the armed forces
May 17, 2015

American Goverment
The reason that the President is called the Commander-in-Chief in the Constitution is because the Framers wanted (Points : 1) to provide the President with authority over the secretary of defense. to establish the principle of civilian control of the armed forces. to establish...
May 17, 2015

American Goverment
the President and Congress do not have much control
May 17, 2015

American Goverment
In an independent agency, (Points : 1) Congress has considerable control. the President has absolute control. the President and Congress do not have much control. the agency is answerable to the Supreme Court.
May 17, 2015

American Goverment
the Constitution.
May 17, 2015

American Goverment
The authority of agencies in the Executive Branch of government comes from (Points : 1) the Constitution. Congressional delegations of authority. executive prerogative. executive Branch membership.
May 17, 2015

American Goverment
merit.
May 17, 2015

American Goverment
In the American civil service system, workers are hired on the basis of (Points : 1) merit. partisan politics. loyalty. test taking ability.
May 17, 2015

American Goverment
it was ordered by impartial rules or laws
May 17, 2015

American Goverment
For Max Weber, the bureaucracy was the highest form of rationality because (Points : 1) bureaucrats would become cogs in the wheel. it was impersonal. it was personal. it was ordered by impartial rules or laws.
May 17, 2015

American Goverment
must veto the entire bill.
May 17, 2015

American Goverment
When the President vetoes a bill he (Points : 1) must veto the entire bill. may veto the items he thinks are not important. must submit his veto recommendation to his entire Cabinet for approval. must justify his veto to Congress.
May 17, 2015

American Goverment
either the New Hampshire primary or the Iowa caucus
May 17, 2015

American Goverment
History has demonstrated that a candidate who wants to secure his party’s nomination must often win (Points : 1) only presidential primaries. only participatory caucuses. only big state primaries. either the New Hampshire primary or the Iowa caucus.
May 17, 2015

American Goverment
win the popular vote but not have a majority vote in the Electoral College.
May 17, 2015

American Goverment
become President without having a recount of ballots.
May 17, 2015

American Goverment
The 2000 presidential election is an example of where it is possible to (Points : 1) win the popular vote but not have a majority vote in the Electoral College. become President by losing both the Iowa Caucus and the New Hampshire Primary. become President without having a ...
May 17, 2015

American Goverment
Congress has more public support domestically and less internationally than the President.
May 17, 2015

American Goverment
Congress defers to the President because he is the sole foreign policy organ.
May 17, 2015

American Goverment
A foreign policy president tends to be stronger than a domestic policy president because (Points : 1) presidents usually have stronger foreign policy backgrounds. Congress has more public support domestically and less internationally than the President. Congress defers to the ...
May 17, 2015

Math
The number of sequence is 17 ,the second is 3.what is the first number?
May 13, 2015

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

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

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