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October 1, 2014

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USA PoliScience
Following the political realignment that occurred under Franklin Roosevelt, which of these oppositions began to reshape politics in Texas? a. Liberal versus conservative b. Landowner versus businessman c. Black versus white d. Democrat versus Republican e. Labor versus ...
December 8, 2011

Texas Government
Unlike presidential primary elections, general presidential elections focus on the a. party loyalists. b. Electoral College. c. interest groups. d. campaign contributions. e. safe states. Is it going to be B or E ?
December 7, 2011

USA PoliScience
If candidate A and B win 300,000 and 200,000 votes, what must candidate C win to have achieved a plurality? a. 500,001 b. 250,001 c. 400,001 d. 300,001 e. 350,001 Hmm I would say C or A ?
December 7, 2011

US GOVernment
Which of the following is NOT true of third parties? a. They have never gotten over 10 percent of the popular vote. b. They are formed by independents. c. A majority of Americans favors the idea of a third party. d. They have seldom won electoral votes in the last century. e. ...
December 7, 2011

Texas Government
Who ultimately chooses a president's running mate? a. The electoral college b. The presidential nominee c. The voters Electoral college or Nominee? ia m soo confused
December 7, 2011

Texas Government
Which of these defines a majority in elections? a. Three-quarters b. 51 percent c. More than half d. Two-thirds e. 60 percent Is it going to be B or C ?
December 7, 2011

Texas Government
Following the political realignment that occurred under Franklin Roosevelt, which of these oppositions began to reshape politics in Texas? a. Liberal versus conservative b. Landowner versus businessman c. Black versus white d. Democrat versus Republican e. Labor versus ...
December 7, 2011

US history HELP
3 is the closest guess
December 5, 2011

US history HELP
Blacks who moved north- 1945-1960? Blacks who moved to northern cities found: 1. inability to vote 2. quality public housing 3. acceptance and respect 4. middle-class status 5. new problems and forms of exploitation 3, or 2 ?
December 5, 2011

US Judicial System
A decision or precedent made by which of the following types of court applies to all other courts under its jurisdiction? a. magistrate b. trial c. appellate d. commissioners Trial?
December 5, 2011

US GOV
Government can lawfully prevent a political rally from taking place a. under no circumstances; people have an unconditional right to express their views. b. when the rally would require unduly expensive police protection. c. when the views of those holding the rally are ...
December 5, 2011

US history HELP
By mid- 1955, the country had pulled out of the previous year's recession and gross national product was growing at a rate of 7.6 percent. The boom was so great that the budget for 1956 predicted a surplus of $4.1 billion. With the surges in production and the economy, the...
December 5, 2011

US history HELP
29) When President Eisenhower left the presidency in 1961, he: (1) had endorsed the fundamental features of the welfare state.* (2) had been unable to reduce the role of government in the economy at all. (3) had managed to sell the Tennessee Valley Authority to private ...
December 5, 2011

US history HELP
A full employment of economy?
December 5, 2011

US history HELP
Toward the end of the Eisenhower presidency, the country could celebrate: 1. the addition as states of Alaska and Hawaii 2. the weakening of communism and the Soviet Union 3. a full-employment economy 4. a climate of growing racial harmony 5. the practical elimination of ...
December 5, 2011

US history HELP
However since he was a democrat he would not just do it if a tax cut is going to result in rich people paying less taxes.. so he must have done it to win public suporrt from republicans for the civil legislation?
December 5, 2011

US history HELP
the link you send me says 5 could be the possible answer. The economic side was to provide greater incentives for people to work because they would get to keep relatively more of what they earned
December 5, 2011

US history HELP
he purpose of Kennedy’s proposed tax cut was to: 1. help the economy by stimulating consumer spending 2. reduce the government’s budgetary surplus 3. win Republican support for civil rights legislation 4. reduce the size of the federal government 5. give rich ...
December 5, 2011

US history HELP
Blacks who moved to northern cities found: 1. inability to vote 2. quality public housing 3. acceptance and respect 4. middle-class status 5. new problems and forms of exploitation is it 4 or 3 ?
December 5, 2011

US history-Religion
yes I have, I am guessin g it is 5 ?
December 5, 2011

US history-Religion
yes I have, I am guessing it is 5 ?
December 5, 2011

US history-Religion
By 1960, about 65 percent of Americans: 1. prayed 2. believed in evolution 3. belonged to a church 4. read the Bible 5. believed in God There are no clear stats but 3 would be the most closest answer correct?
December 5, 2011

US history HELP
Kennedy’s successor as president, Lyndon Johnson: 1. like Kennedy, had been born into wealth and privilege 2. was a fairly typical southern conservative 3. genuinely cared about the disadvantaged in society 4. had a humble and modest character 5. may have been involved ...
December 5, 2011

US history HELP
One of Johnson’s major goals in Vietnam was to: 1. keep the Soviets and Chinese from attacking elsewhere in Asia 2. use nuclear weapons to end the war as quickly as possible 3. use the war to unite the country at home 4. avoid losing it to communism 5. kill as many ...
December 5, 2011

US history HELP
Use of the term Chicano indicated: 1. Mexican American opposition to illegal immigration 2. increasing opposition of Hispanic Americans to the Vietnam War 3. efforts of Hispanic Americans to make Spanish the national language 4. growing political assertiveness among Mexican ...
December 5, 2011

US History
he purpose of Kennedy’s proposed tax cut was to: 1. help the economy by stimulating consumer spending 2. reduce the government’s budgetary surplus 3. win Republican support for civil rights legislation 4. reduce the size of the federal government 5. give rich ...
December 5, 2011

US history HELP
Blacks who moved to northern cities found: 1. inability to vote 2. quality public housing 3. acceptance and respect 4. middle-class status 5. new problems and forms of exploitation is it 4 or 3 ?
December 5, 2011

US history HELP
Which would be supportive? But was that not the era of rock n roll?
December 5, 2011

US history HELP
In relation to society’s prevailing values in the 1950s, most teens tended to be: 1. supportive 2. critical 3. uncaring 4. defiant 5. uncertain All I know that they were showing a lot of criminal behaviour. I found the meaning of these words but they are not helping.. ...
December 5, 2011

US history HELP
It is telly.
December 5, 2011

US history HELP
The growing impact of television and the rise of youth culture led many social critics to charge that America was becoming homogenized, conformist society. By 1960, about 30.5% of Americans, or 55 million out of 180 million, lived in suburbs. Stereotypical images of suburbia ...
December 5, 2011

US history HELP
One major reason for religion’s growing appeal in the 1950s was: 1. the fire-and-brimstone style of television preachers 2. widespread guilt over the country’s material abundance 3. huge new churches that sponsored social and recreational activities 4. tax breaks for...
December 5, 2011

US history HELP
1 ?
December 5, 2011

US history HELP
I cannot find it in the book. What is your suggested answer and why?
December 5, 2011

US history HELP
The fact that “We Shall Overcome” became the civil rights anthem showed the powerful influence in the movement of: 1. black evangelical churches 2. popular music 3. liberal white northerners 4. songwriters 5. Christians, regardless of their race 2 or 4
December 5, 2011

US history HELP
The directness of his delivery?
December 5, 2011

US history HELP
Kennedy’s inauguration is best remembered for: 1. the list of promises in his speech 2. his elegant and inspiring rhetoric 3. the record cold in Washington that day 4. the large and friendly crowd 5. the flatness of his delivery I would say 3 .
December 5, 2011

Texas Government
A decision or precedent made by which of the following types of court applies to all other courts under its jurisdiction? a. magistrate b. trial c. appellate d. commissioners Trial?
December 5, 2011

Government US
The highest rate of inflation (13 percent) since World War II occurred in a. 1955. b. 1963. c. 1979. d. 1991. e. 2002. I cannot find this answer anywhere.
December 5, 2011

USA PoliScience
Puerto Ricans who immigrate to the United States are most likely to settle in California Texas New Jersey New Mexico Arizona Usually the docs say Upper north east. I would say the closest would be New Jersey? But there is a possibility of the south as well.
December 5, 2011

Government USA-Help
Government can lawfully prevent a political rally from taking place a. under no circumstances; people have an unconditional right to express their views. b. when the rally would require unduly expensive police protection. c. when the views of those holding the rally are ...
December 5, 2011

Government USA-Help
Threat from the congress?
December 5, 2011

Government USA-Help
Major shifts in the Supreme Court's positions have usually been due to a. the pressure of public opinion. b. new developments that dramatize an immediate need for change in the law. c. turnover in the Court's membership. d. threats from Congress. e. threats from the ...
December 5, 2011

Grammar Check
The United States government should prohibit the use of cell phones while driving to improve road safety. better?
December 5, 2011

Grammar Check
There are days when lucky drivers get away with writing a text on a U-turn, or hearing a birthday carol from a loved one on their way to work. But not all drivers are fortunate. Ever since cell phones have existed, statistics recorded show the numbers of fatal crashes have ...
December 5, 2011

Grammar Check
There are lucky days when drivers get away with writing a text on a U-turn, or hearing a birthday carol from a loved one on their way to work. But not all drivers are fortunate. Ever since cell phones have existed, the numbers of fatal crashes have become directly proportional...
December 5, 2011

Grammar Check
Firstly My teacher has said no "you or yous" in the whole of the essay. So if I put "Keep Your Mind on the Road" as a title.. is it appropriate? Should I put "Keep the Mind on the Road" instead? Moreover, my friend says they are some grammar ...
December 5, 2011

English Research Essay Check
Hira Mubeen Professor Peggy Vera English 1301 5 December 2011 Keep Your Mind on the Road There are lucky days when a driver gets way with writing a text on a U-turn, or hearing a birthday carol from a loved one on their way to work. But not all drivers are fortunate. Ever ...
December 5, 2011

USA PoliScience
The presidency has been a consistently activist office since the administration of a. Andrew Jackson. b. Abraham Lincoln. c. U.S. Grant. d. Franklin Roosevelt. e. Richard Nixon. I know for sure it is not Andrew Jackson .. My guess would be.. Roosevelt ?
December 4, 2011

US history HELP
Which of the following statements is true? a. Political parties are unimportant in the organization of the U.S. Congress. b. Party-line voting rarely occurs in Congress. c. Party-line voting has increased in recent years. d. Partisanship makes virtually no difference in the ...
December 4, 2011

Government US
It is A !
December 4, 2011

Government US
Campaign spending tends to be greatly more important a. for challengers and non-incumbents rather than incumbents. b. for Republican candidates. c. for Democratic candidates. d. for candidates in urban areas than for candidates in rural areas. e. for men rather than women. I ...
December 4, 2011

USA PoliScience
3/4 rths then?
December 4, 2011

USA PoliScience
On average, women earn about _____ as much as men. a. one-fourth b. one-half c. two-thirds d. three-fourths e. nine-tenths I have looked all over.. My educated guess would be 1/4
December 4, 2011

United States Government
I agree with you.
December 4, 2011

United States Government
Which of the following is not one of the elements for which the United States could be considered the strongest of the economic powers? a. It exports roughly $1 trillion in goods annually. b. It has a wide base of natural resources. c. It has the most technological know-how. d...
December 4, 2011

statistics
Can deciles be found on graphing calculators? ti 83
December 4, 2011

Math Probability
Of course how silly of me to put 5/10 for probability of 5 -_-
December 4, 2011

Math Probability
A lottery game has balls numbered from 0 - 9 If a ball is selected at random, what is the probability of selecting an even numbered ball or a 5 ? I am guessing this is Mutually exclusive event and hence used the OR= P(A)+P(B) concept considering 0 as an even number I keep ...
December 4, 2011

cultural antropology
Static and unchanging cultures.. What is your answer?
December 4, 2011

Texas Government
Which of these was NOT a major factor in the emergence of a two-party system in Texas? a. The Shivercrats b. The civil rights movement c. In-migration d. Failure of the New Deal e. Support among minorities for liberal policies I would say In-migration
December 4, 2011

Texas Government
Who elects the Speaker of the House of Representatives? a. The majority whip b. The majority party in the House c. The national chair of the majority party d. The president e. The vice president Is it going to be A or B ? I am confused.
December 4, 2011

Texas Government
Which of the following are "swing states"? a. Those that may vote Republican or Democratic b. States that joined the Union after 1870 c. Large states d. Small states e. New England A ?
December 4, 2011

Texas Government
Which of the following forms the core of the Republican Party? a. Hispanic Catholics b. Anglo Catholics c. Anglo Protestants d. Anglo Mormons e. Black Protestants Anglo Protestants.
December 4, 2011

Texas Government
In which month are most local elections held in Texas? a. May b. November c. March d. July e. September I am confused between March and November.. half of the articles say march and half say november
December 4, 2011

Texas Government
Isnt county election precinct?
December 4, 2011

Texas Government
When you vote in Texas, you are voting by a. county. b. precinct. c. caucus. d. state. e. municipality. I would say county? Correct?
December 4, 2011

Government US
6.1 Development of the Two-party System Political scientists and historians usually focus on a few key elements of Texas's legal-institutional framework, political culture, and political history to explain the development of the two-party system in American and Texas ...
December 4, 2011

Government US
Texas Republicans are likely to be a. lower-income. b. central-city residents. c. Hispanics. d. middle-aged. e. Catholic. Is e correct?
December 3, 2011

Government US
Which of these groups is NOT likely to support Democratic candidates? a. Lawyers b. Health care workers c. Teachers d. Public sector employee unions e. Building trades I would say Building Trades?
December 3, 2011

statistics
If Q2 = D5 = Median Which means if the 2nd quartile equals to 5th decile and also the median.. then how do we find out the fourth decile? I mean is there a way to find it out through this? Then what is D4 going to be? I am talking about Deciles here..
December 3, 2011

statistics
Q2 = D5 = Median Then what is D4 going to be? I am talking about Deciles here
December 3, 2011

statistics
Q2 = D5 = Median Then what is D4 going to be? I am talking about Deciles here..
December 3, 2011

English
I am so sorry I should have just posted it in the beginning ! I usually feel like I put a lot of data in to the essay required. If you say I am on right track with my information and ideas then I shall continue. Thank you :)
December 1, 2011

English
Dont look at the spelling and grammar.. I just care about the content at the moment.
December 1, 2011

English
I have started on my initial draft and turning it into an essay. Like I said before it is about Banning cellphones while texting/driving and my main objective is that the device serves as a distraction leading to consequences.. We have to use research skills , comparison, ...
December 1, 2011

Comprehensive English
Writeacher please check my last post, you never replied.. it kind of left me wondering.. you said you would give me some ideas.
November 30, 2011

English
Thank you Miss Sra I am sorry to hear that. Could you check my last post, I think Writeacher has gone on a break
November 29, 2011

English
Please check my last post as well. I typed a reply. Moreover if I were to come up with an Original and creative essay title. What should it be. For the topic Banning Cellphones while driving. 1. Who is to blame? 2. Blame the cellphone 3. I just wanted to text a friend 4. My ...
November 29, 2011

English
A little help here..
November 29, 2011

English
Where should I place the example of another country using the ban? In critique or illustration.
November 29, 2011

English
I could use the idea of hands held and hands free .. but would that not be going off topic? Sure thank you
November 29, 2011

English
Topic: Banning the use of cellphones while driving ( including calls and texts) Opinion: Ban the use, number of statistics that prove the consequences of use of cellphones in anyway is harmful to the driver itself, other drivers and sometimes even pedestrians. Critique : To ...
November 29, 2011

English
Another skill would be Critique.. That is the most difficult as well.. how do I incorporate it into my essay?
November 29, 2011

English
Okay so I have decided to write about "Banning the use of telephones while driving(including calls/texts)" This is my last shot at the final to earn a B in this class and possibly an A. My opinion on this subject is that I believe that there should be a ban on the ...
November 29, 2011

Comprehensive English
We have a final exam coming up with a comprehensive essay including use of each of the types of essays (strategies) you studied this semester— o Critique (pp. 19-22) o Research (pp. 378-380) o Comparison (pp. 217-218) o Illustration (pp. 186-187) o Argument (pp. 275-283) ...
November 28, 2011

Maths
The voltage power production of a nuclearpower plant. Is it going to be discreet or continuous ? Explain how and why?
November 25, 2011

Math Calculator help
Assume that a normal distribution has a mean of 21 and a standard deviation of 2. Use the empirical rule to find the percentage of values that lie above 23. Now I did this on the Ti 83 by using Normalcdf(-5,1) and getting an answer of 0.84 and then 1-0.84 and I get about 15.9 ...
November 25, 2011

Texas Government
Texas's tax structure is highly progressive compared to that of other states. Yes No N/a I would say No. It is rather regressive correcT?
November 23, 2011

Texas Government
In 1984, the Texas legislature created the, which provides funding to colleges and universities not included? a. CHIP b. HOPE c. HUD or d. HEAF CHIP HOPE AND HUD are obviously wrong. Is it HEAP then?
November 23, 2011

Texas Government
The most common single source of revenue for Texas state governments is? . consumer taxes. . land income. . interest income. . corporate franchise fees. I would say Interest income
November 23, 2011

Texas Government
Fixed revenues are also called? a. discretionary. b. earmarks. c. pork-barrel revenues. d. tax bases. I would say D ?
November 23, 2011

Texas Government
What dictates when taxes are usually shifted? a. population movements b. during a state census c. market conditions d. proximity to a legislative election cycle I dont understand this question.
November 23, 2011

Texas Government
What dictates when taxes are usually shifted? a. population movements b. during a state census c. market conditions d. proximity to a legislative election cycle I would say Market Conditions? Since the prices go up for indirect taxes?
November 23, 2011

Texas Government
The federal income tax in the U.S. is a benefit-based system. a. yes b. no I would say yes? Is it because they gain benefit from the taxes ?
November 23, 2011

Texas Government
The Defense of Marriage Act a. is a federal law that bans same-sex marriage. b. accords states the legal authority to not honor same-sex marriages performed in other states. c. was found unconstitutional by the Supreme Court for violating the full faith and credit clause of ...
November 23, 2011

Texas Government
Yes the correct answer is 8.25%
November 23, 2011

Texas Government
According to the text, what is the current combined state and local sales tax rate in Texas? a. Texas has no state tax rate; only local rates apply. b. 2% c. 6.25% d. 8.25% A is the correct answer? Since in the text it says Texans pay only federal income taxes, as Texas is one...
November 23, 2011

Texas Government
the excise tax on gasoline is an example of a tax based on a benefit received rather than on the ability to pay. a. yes b. no This is obviously Yes since in the book it says >> For many governments the primary source of revenue is taxes, which in turn can take many forms...
November 23, 2011

Texas Government
Nontax revenue in Texas includes all of the following EXCEPT a. franchise fees. b. tuition. c. driver's license fees. d. water bills. I would say B C is obviously wrong but it is so vague about the others
November 23, 2011

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