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February 8, 2016

Posts by victoria

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Social Studies (Check) (Reed)
Describe how and why the suburbs became popular places to live. A: Suburbs became popular places to live as the GI Bill offered low-interest loans, making new housing more affortable during the postwar period than at any other time in American history. They were so popular, in...
February 4, 2016

Social Studies
What were two causes and effects of the economic boom of the 1950s?
February 4, 2016

Social Studies (Check, Please!)
Will someone help me with the first two questions and then check the rest? 1. What were two causes and effects of the economic boom of the 1950s? A: ? 2. How did the television industry affect the U.S. economy? A: ? 3. Describe how and why the suburbs became popular places to ...
February 4, 2016

Help Me!
Someone help me!
February 3, 2016

Social Studies (Check, Please!)
Will someone help me with the first two questions and then check the rest? 1. What were two causes and effects of the economic boom of the 1950s? A: ? 2. How did the television industry affect the U.S. economy? A: ? 3. Describe how and why the suburbs became popular places to...
February 3, 2016

Short Story
Can a person use free-verse format in a short story?
February 1, 2016

Social Studies (Check, Please!)
My source is my textbook.
January 31, 2016

Social Studies (Check, Please!)
Why did Truman veto the Taft-Hartley Act? A: President Truman vetoed the Taft-Hartley Act because he believed it would "revise the basic direction of our national labor policy, inject the government into private economic affairs on an unprecedented scale, and conflict ...
January 31, 2016

Social Studies (Check, Please!)
1. In what ways did the Taft-Hartly Act hurt labor unions? A: The Taft-Hartley Act hurt labor unions in many ways. First, it outlawed the closed shop, of the practice of forcing business owners to hire only union members. Secondly, it outlawed Union shops (shops in which new ...
January 30, 2016

Social Studies (Check)
Are they correct?
January 29, 2016

Social Studies (Check)
1. In what ways did the Taft-Hartly Act hurt labor unions? A: The Taft-Hartley Act hurt labor unions in many ways. First, it outlawed the closed shop, of the practice of forcing business owners to hire only union members. Secondly, it outlawed Union shops (shops in which new ...
January 29, 2016

math
Carl has three lengths of cable,5/6 yard long,1/4 yard long,and 2/3 yard long.He needs at least 1 yard of cable.which two pieces together make a length at least 1 yard and closest to 1 yard?
January 25, 2016

Help plz!
write the equivalent rate. 12km/1h = ?m/1 h
January 25, 2016

Algebra
Plz help me, its my last question
January 25, 2016

U.S. History
What were the effects of McCarthyism?
January 25, 2016

U.S. History
How did the Cold War affect life in the 1950s?
January 25, 2016

Social Studies (Check, Please!)
1. What were the effects of the new Red Scare on federal employees? A: The new Red Scare forced federal employees to undergo stricter screenings and termination if they were suspected of being disloyal. 2. What was President Eisenhower's "new look" for the ...
January 25, 2016

Social Studies (Check, Please!)
1. Why does Truman believe that communism is not a danger to the United States? A: Truman believes that communism is not a danger to the United States because he believes that the country is strong enough to resist and overcome all forces of communism. 2. Why does Whittaker ...
January 24, 2016

Social Studies (Check, Please!)
Thank you. (:
January 24, 2016

Social Studies (Check, Please!)
Will you check my other answers, please?
January 24, 2016

Social Studies (Check, Please!)
With that policy is John Foster Dulles associated with? A: John Foster Dulles is associated with brinkmanship—the willingness to go to the brink of war to force the other side to back down.
January 24, 2016

Social Studies (Check, Please!)
How did televising the Army-McCarthy hearings in 1954 affect McCarthyism? A: Televising the hearings negatively affected McCarthyism’s popular support, for many saw McCarthyism as bullying.
January 24, 2016

U.S. History (Check, Please!)
What was the significance of the Soviet Union's launching of Sputnik in 1957? A: The Soviet Unions's launching of Sputnik in 1957 led Congress to create the National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA) to coordinate research in rock science and space ...
January 24, 2016

U.S. History (Check, Please!)
Thank you so much, Reed! I couldn't have answered this question without your help! :D
January 24, 2016

U.S. History (Check, Please!)
Okay. Am I correct, though?
January 24, 2016

U.S. History (Check, Please!)
Is this correct? While Americans were enjoying postwar prosperity and optimism, McCarthyism and the Red Scare caused American society and the government to fear Communists inside the United States while fearing an atomic attack from the Soviet Union. As a result, the president...
January 24, 2016

U.S. History (Check, Please!)
So how should I write my answer to this question?
January 24, 2016

U.S. History (Check, Please!)
I don't understand! Americans associated Communism with the Soviet Union. And an surprise Soviet attack was one of the things that American society and government feared. So why is my answer incorrect?
January 24, 2016

U.S. History (Check, Please!)
They were to protect ourselves from an atomic attack.
January 24, 2016

U.S. History (Check, Please!)
I am beyond confused now. ): Will you please just tell me what it is that I need to change in my answer? I'm sorry, but I don't understand the point you're trying to get across.
January 24, 2016

U.S. History (Check, Please!)
So should I just include subversives in my answer? "While Americans were enjoying postwar prosperity and optimism, McCarthyism and the Red Scare caused society and government to fear Communism, subversives, and an atomic attack. As a result, government officials led witch...
January 24, 2016

U.S. History (Check, Please!)
Okay, then how do you suppose I should change my answer? Because I am becoming confused with all the information you're throwing at me.
January 24, 2016

U.S. History (Check, Please!)
Okay, then both McCarthyism and the Red Scare led people to fear Communism. But because they feared Communism, they also feared a surprise atomic attack from the Soviets.
January 24, 2016

U.S. History (Check, Please!)
I did not state that McCarthyism focused on nuclear war. I said, as I quote, "McCarthyism and THE RED SCARE caused society and government to fear Communism and an atomic attack."
January 24, 2016

U.S. History (Check, Please!)
While Americans were enjoying postwar prosperity and optimism, McCarthyism and the Red Scare caused society and government to fear Communism and an atomic attack. As a result, government officials led witch hunts, schools set aside special areas as bomb shelters and practiced ...
January 24, 2016

U.S. History (Check, Please!)
How did McCarthyism and the Red Scare change American society and government? A: While Americans were enjoying postwar prosperity and optimism, McCarthyism and the Red Scare caused society and government to fear Communism and an atomic attack. As a result, government officials...
January 24, 2016

English (Please, Help!)
I don't understand. ):
January 22, 2016

English (Please, Help!)
I am clueless as to what the following question's answer is. The Puritans founded Harvard College at Newtowne in 1636. Three years later, they renamed the city of Cambridge to honor the British city where many of the colonists had studied. What does this fact reveal about ...
January 22, 2016

English (Check My Answer, Please!)
My Answer: Puritans believed that writing was meant for teaching their religious values, such as the importance of the church and the influence of God in their lives. They did not believe literature was for entertainment. Therefore, they regarded fiction and drama as sinful.
January 22, 2016

English
Why did the Puritans regard fiction and drama as sinful?
January 22, 2016

Chemistry
Consider the decomposition reaction of the following represented hydrogen peroxide: 2 H2O2 (aq) = 2 H2O + O2 In the experiment, the average speed of this reaction given time interval was 16 mol • s-¹ in relation to hydrogen peroxide. What is the average speed ...
January 21, 2016

Social Studies
What were the effects of McCarthyism?
January 20, 2016

Social Studies (Check, Please!)
1. What was the purpose of the loyalty reivew boards and HUAC? A: The purpose of the loyalty review boards and HUAC was to catch Communists or spies for the Soviet Union within the United States. 2. How did the Cold War affect life in the 1950s? A: The Cold War had a massive ...
January 20, 2016

Short Story Ideas
I need short story ideas. I have to write a short story for my Creative Writing class, but every idea I've brainstormed has turned out awful. I wanted to write a tear-jerker or something emotional, but I am not certain anymore. Thus, I am open to suggestions.
January 20, 2016

math
Suppose you obtain a $1,300 T-note with a 9% annual rate, paid monthly, with maturity in 6 years. How much interest will be paid to you each month?
January 19, 2016

math
A loan company charges $20 interest for a two-month loan of $325. Find the annual interest rate (APR) they are charging. Round your answer to the nearest tenth of a percent.
January 19, 2016

Math
You deposit $10,000 in an account earning 5% interest, compounded semi-monthly (twice a month). You plan to leave the account untouched for 25 years. How much interest will you earn over the 25 years? Round your answer to the nearest cent.
January 19, 2016

Math
Suppose you are looking to buy a $10,000 face value 13-week T-bill. If you want to earn at least 4% annual interest, what is the most you should pay for the bill? Round your answer to the nearest penny.
January 19, 2016

math
1. There are many ways to describe relations and function. Consider the relation shown as a set of ordered pairs: {(2,3),( −1,5),(4,3),(0,5),(3, −2)} a. Describe this relation in three different ways:
January 16, 2016

U.S. History (Ms. Sue) (Check, Please!)
1. Why did U.S. leaders promote both international trade and free enterprise? A: U.S. leaders believed economic growth through both international trade and free enterprise was the key to world peace and the best route to prosperity. 2. What did the Allies decide at Yalta? A: ...
January 12, 2016

Are there any Biology teachers that could help me?
Are there any Biology teachers that could check my answers for me?
January 12, 2016

Math
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January 12, 2016

Social Studies (Check, Please!) (Ms. Sue)
Should I only use the term "hopped" in my first answer?
January 11, 2016

Social Studies (Check, Please!) (Ms. Sue)
1. What strategy did the United States Navy use to advance across the Pacific? A: To advance across the Pacific, the United States Navy hopped to an Japan-controlled island, captured it, and then leaped to another and repeated the process. 2. Explain why D-Day's success ...
January 11, 2016

U.S. History (Check, Please!) (Ms. Sue)
1. What strategy did the United States Navy use to advance across the Pacific? A: To advance across the Pacific, the United States Navy hopped from one island to another. 2. Explain why D-Day's success was so vital to an Allied victory. A: D-Day's success was extremely...
January 10, 2016

U.S. History (Check, Please!) (Ms. Sue)
Thank you. :)
January 10, 2016

U.S. History (Check, Please!) (Ms. Sue)
1. What two major decisions did the Allies make at Casablanca? A: At Casablanca, the Allies decided to increase the bombing of Germany and attack the Axis on the island of Sicily. 2. What conditions had to be met before Eisenhower could order D-Day to begin? A: Before ...
January 10, 2016

Statistics
Will somebody help me find statistics on the spread of AIDS from its discovery to the present time?
January 6, 2016

Statistics
Will somebody help me find statistics on the spread of AIDS from its discovery to the present?
January 6, 2016

Social Studies (Check, Please!) (Ms. Sue)
What was the Doolittle Raid and why was it so important? A: The Doolittle Raid was the first air raid on Japan in 1942, during World War II. Among several selected targets was the Japanese capital, Tokyo. This raid was so important because it provided an instant boost to ...
January 5, 2016

Social Studies (Check, Please!) (Ms. Sue)
How did the food served at the camp show a lack of understanding of Japanese culture? A: The food served at the internment camp were canned Vienna sausage, canned string beans, streamed rice that had been cooked too long, and on top of the rice a serving of canned apricots. ...
January 4, 2016

Social Studies (Check, Please!) (Ms. Sue)
Why did racism lead to violence in Detroit and Los Angeles in 1943? A: Many Americans considered the long, baggy zoot suit worn by some Mexican American teenagers unpatriotic. Riots erupted in Los Angeles in June of 1943 after it was rumored that "zoot suiters" had ...
January 4, 2016

U.S. History (Ms. Sue) (Check, Please!)
How did rationing affect daily life in the United States? How did it affect the economy? A: Rationing deeply affected daily life in the United States. People were given ration books and had to use coupons to purchase food and items such as coffee and sugar. People also couldn...
January 4, 2016

U.S. History (Ms. Sue) (Help!)
I don't know how to answer the following two questions. No matter what I read, I cannot figure out how to what to write. Please, help me! 1. Why did racism lead to violence in Detroit and Los Angeles in 1943? 2. How did rationing affect daily life in the United States? How...
January 4, 2016

U.S. History (Ms. Sue)
1. How did mobilizing the economy help end the Depression? A: Mobilizing the economy helped end the Depression as it created almost 19 million new jobs and nearly doubled the average family's income. 2. What changes did American citizens and industry have to make to adapt ...
January 4, 2016

Ms. Sue?
Will you help me?
January 4, 2016

Social Studies
This doesn't exactly help me.
January 4, 2016

Social Studies
Why did racism lead to violence in Detroit and Los Angeles in 1943?
January 4, 2016

Social Studies (Check, Please!) (Ms. Sue)
1. How did the Battle at Stalingrad change the fate of the Allies and the momentum of the war? A: The Battle at Stalingrad gave the Allies an important win and improved the morale of the people. The battle changed the momentum of the war as it was a major turning point, ...
January 4, 2016

Social Studies (Check, Please!) (Ms. Sue)
Thank you. (:
January 3, 2016

Social Studies (Check, Please!) (Ms. Sue)
1. How did the status of women and African Americans in the armed forces change during the war? A: In World War I, women were barred from combat. Many jobs available to women in the army were administrative or clerical. This all changed during World War II. Women were able to ...
January 3, 2016

Social Studies (Ms. Sue)
I know you already provided a website link for me, but I still don't know how to answer the following question. How did the policy of appeasement affect France and Great Britain? (This was preceding World War II, in which the two countries agreed to Hitler's demands.)
January 2, 2016

Social Studies (Check, Please!) (Ms. Sue)
1. How did the Lend-Lease Act help the Allied war effort? A: The Lend-Lease enabled the United States to lend or lease more than $40 billion in weapons, vehicles, and other supplies to those involved in the Allied war effort. 2. What government policies helped American ...
January 2, 2016

Social Studies (Check, Please!)
I think my answer is correct, but I'm not sure. How did the Lend-Lease Act help the Allied war effort? A: The Lend-Lease enabled the United States to lend or lease more than $40 billion in weapons, vehicles, and other supplies to those involved in the Allied war effort.
January 2, 2016

Social Studies (Check, Please!)
Yes?
January 1, 2016

Social Studies (Check, Please!)
Is my answer for #2 correct?
January 1, 2016

Ms. Sue? (Oops, My Bad)
I accidentally typed your name into the first name box. I'm sorry.
January 1, 2016

Social Studies (Check, Please!)
1. After Roosevelt made the destroyers-for-bases deal with Britian, some Americans called him a dictator. Do you think Roosevelt was right or wrong in his actions? A: I think Roosevelt was right in his actions because he was only defending his country and trying to do what he ...
January 1, 2016

Social Studies (Check, Please!)
Why was the United States unprepared for Japan's attack on Pearl Harbor? A: The United States was unprepared for Japan's attack on Pearl Harbor because Hawaii was not mentioned as a possible target in the war warning that American commanders at the Pearl Harbor naval ...
January 1, 2016

Social Studies (Check, Please!)
Why did Roosevelt win an unprecedented third term in office? A: Roosevelt won an unprecedented third term in office because the voters preferred to stick with a president they knew during this crisis period.
December 31, 2015

Social Studies (Check, Please!)
1. What were three reasons European leaders agreed to a policy of appeasement? A: European leaders agreed to a policy of appeasement for three reasons: First, the memory of World War I made many leaders fearful of another bloody conflict. Second, some though Hitler's ...
December 31, 2015

Social Studies (Check, Please!)
What methods did Hitler use to try to exterminate Europe's Jewish population? A: Hitler used multiple methods to try to exterminate Europe's Jewish population. One method consisted of rounding up Jews, Gypsies, and Slavs from conquered areas, shooting them, and piling ...
December 31, 2015

Social Studies
The one in which France and Great Britain agreed to Hitler's demands.
December 30, 2015

Social Studies
The policy of appeasement preceding World War II, in 1938.
December 30, 2015

Social Studies
How did the policy of appeasement affect France and Great Britain?
December 30, 2015

Business
At an activity level of 8,800 units, Pember Corporation's total variable cost is $146,520 and its total fixed cost is $219,296. For the activity level of 8,900 units, compute the following values. Required: A. The total variable cost B. The total cost C. The average ...
December 29, 2015

Social Studies (Check, Please!)
1. What campaign issues led to Herbert Hoover's election to the presidency? A: Prohibition, religious values, and economic prosperity led to Herbert Hoover's election to the presidency. 2. What was the stock market like in the in the 1920s? A: In the 1920s, the stock ...
December 16, 2015

Social Studies
No, but I thought you might be able to help me by providing me with some of the ideas. Will you check my answers in my other posts?
December 15, 2015

Social Studies
How would you compare the ideas of entertainment today with the 1930s?
December 15, 2015

Social Studies
A part of my answer is not in my own words. I fully intend to write it in my own words, though. It just takes me a little while to formulate the my own answer, and I know you are going to log off soon.
December 15, 2015

Social Studies
Will you check my answers in my other posts, Ms. Sue?
December 15, 2015

Social Studies
Okay. So the answer is... The practice of buying on margin allowed people to leverage their cash to as much as ten times the amount, with a loan from their broker. It allowrd for more money to flow into the stock market, causing individual stocks to rise. The practice of ...
December 15, 2015

Social Studies
Buying on margin is borrowing money from a broker to purchase stock. Buying on speculation is taking risks and throwing caution to the wind by investing in stocks, in hopes that the market would continue to rise.
December 15, 2015

Social Studies
How did the practices of buying on margin and speculation cause the stock market to rise?
December 15, 2015

Social Studies (Check, Please!)
1. Why did Hoover oppose the federal government's participation in relief programs? A: Hoover opposed the federal government's participation in relief programs because he believed that only state and city governments should dispense relief. 2. How did Americans react ...
December 15, 2015

Ms. Sue
Will you check my answers, Ms. Sue?
December 15, 2015

Social Studies (Check, Please!)
1. What campaign issues led to Herbert Hoover's election to the presidency? A: Prohibition, religious values, and economic prosperity led to Herbert Hoover's election to the presidency. 2. What was the stock market like in the in the 1920s? A: In the 1920s, the stock ...
December 15, 2015

Social Studies
How did the decline in worldwide trade contribute to the Depression?
December 15, 2015

Science
I haven't learned much at all.
December 9, 2015

Science
What are two instances in which technology has caused the growth rate of the human population to increase?
December 9, 2015

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