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HiSTORY ....helpppppp
Which of the following statements about the U.S. annexation of Hawaii is true? A. It was universally popular in the United States. B. The U.S. went to war with European powers to obtain the islands. C. It made both military and economic expansion in the Pacific easier. D. It ...
March 3, 2011 by ashley --- HELP PLEASEE!!!

social studies
Why did Hawaiians and Asians living on the Hawaiian islands oppose annexation to the United States?
March 10, 2009 by wayne

college
Do some research into why the United States has been so slow to adopt metric measurements. What problems does this cause for the United States? What benefits might it bring the United States? How might you resolve the gap between the United States' measurement system and that ...
October 23, 2010 by ca

Cultural Diversity
I have to identify and describe which, if any, of the following creation and consequence situations the group has faced: (I chose african americans) · Creation: migration, annexation, or colonization · Consequences: extermination, expulsion, secession, segregation, fusion, or ...
October 10, 2011 by KIm

history
Please please check my answers? and correct if needed? Thanks! 1. Which of the following represents an argument for annexing Texas? (1 point) Another slave state would be added, causing political debate. Texas was an independent state, so a treaty would need a two-thirds vote...
January 29, 2014 by Melissa

social studies
How did U.S. participation in World War I impact U.S. foreign policy in the decade immediately after the war? A) The United States joined the League of Nations. B) The United States strengthened its alliances in Latin America. C) The United States used the military to acquire ...
February 6, 2011 by Asher

history
why was the Open Door Policy important to the United States? a. it gave the United States territory in China b. it gave the United States access to millions of consumers in China c. it increased Chinese investments in the United States d. it kept European goods out of China i ...
March 28, 2009 by history

History
8. What was the Eisenhower Doctrine? A.) The United States would liberate the countries behind the iron curtain. B.) The United States would use force to help any Middle Eastern nation threatened by communism. *C.) The United States would recognize the People’s Republic of ...
February 5, 2013 by Cassie

health
Puerto Ricans. * Identify and describe which, if any, of these creation and consequence situations the group has faced: Creation: migration, annexation, or colonization Consequences: extermination, expulsion, secession, segregation, fusion, or assimilation * Write a fictional...
May 26, 2008 by jessica

Cultral Diversity
I am doing a project for my cultral diversity class and I am having a hard time finding the answers to the following questions: I am doing my project over Chinese Americans. 1. •Identify and describe which, if any, of these creation and consequence situations the group...
December 10, 2009 by Samantha

history/MS.SUE
Ms.Sue please check this why was the Open Door Policy important to the United States? a. it gave the United States territory in China b. it gave the United States access to millions of consumers in China c. it increased Chinese investments in the United States d. it kept ...
March 28, 2009 by history

ethics/125/cultural diversity
i cannot seem to get anywere ive been trying everything all day please help!!!!!!!!Objective of Exercise: Select any of the subordinate groups from Ch. 1 of the text, provided below. Because the chapter does not list all subordinate groups, you may select any other group that ...
January 13, 2010 by mary

Macroeconomics
Peter Pundit, an economics reporter, states that the European Union (EU) is increasing its productivity very rapidly in all industries. He claims that this productivity advance is so rapid that output from the EU in these industries will soon exceed that of the United States ...
May 27, 2008 by Tiffany

Economics
(Absolute and Comparative Advantage) You have been given the following information concerning the production of wheat and cloth in the United States and United Kingdom: Labor Hours Required to Produce One Unit United Kingdom United States Wheat 2 1 Cloth 6 5 What is the ...
December 9, 2009 by Onessa

science
What problems does this cause for the United States? What benefits might it bring the United States? How might you resolve the gap between the United States' measurement system and that of the rest of the world?
December 17, 2010 by Phyllis

US History
Many conscience whigs and others believed that the annexation of texas and the mexican war itself were part of a conspiracy by the slave power to expand slavery and guarantee its future in the United states. Is there evidence to suggest such goals on the part of polk or others?
December 19, 2010 by Anonymous

world history
The thirteen stripes on this United States flag represent the number of A- original colonies B- revolutionary war battles C- president of the United States D- states in the Union
November 4, 2009 by Tamera

eth 25
Subordinate Groups: Native Americans, African Americans, Chinese Americans, Japanese Americans, Arab Americans, Filipino Americans, Korean Americans, Vietnamese Americans, Asian Indians, Hawaiians, Irish Americans, Polish Americans, Norwegian Americans, Jewish Americans, Cuban...
May 28, 2008 by redrose

7th Pre-Algebra Word Problem
Approximately one-seventh of the people in the United States are left-handed. The population of the United States is about 300 million. Write and solve an equation to estimate howmany people in the United States are left handed.
December 20, 2010 by Bob

math
The area of each of the four states shown of the united states is given as fractions, decimals or percents of the total area of the united states. Arrange the states in order from the largest area to the smallest area. California-4.25% Montana-1/30 New Mexico-0.072 Texas-9/125
August 29, 2011 by HELP!!!

history /:
The united states developed the open door policy toward china as a means to: A. Prevent foreign powers from monopolizing trade with china B. Stop china from taking over nearby mineral-rich siberia C. Increase the chinese immigration to the united states D. Allow the united ...
April 17, 2012 by Seger, Megan R

Ethics
Select any of the subordinate groups from Ch. 1 of the text, provided below. Because the chapter does not list all subordinate groups, you may select any other group that has a documented history in the United States. Subordinate Groups: Native Americans, African Americans, ...
August 8, 2009 by Jsh

Journal Entry of a Subordinate Group Member
Subordinate Groups: Native Americans, African Americans, Chinese Americans, Japanese Americans, Arab Americans, Filipino Americans, Korean Americans, Vietnamese Americans, Asian Indians, Hawaiians, Irish Americans, Polish Americans, Norwegian Americans, Jewish Americans, Cuban...
August 26, 2007 by STEPH

History8
Which of the following was NOT a reason the United States needed a stronger national government system? A.States maintained control over their own currency. B.The Articles of Confederation based the number of votes a state had in Congress on the size of its population. C....
May 1, 2014 by foreveryoung_9914

math
in the united states .154,000,000 tons of garbage are prouduced annually .on an average ,about how many pounds is that each month for each person in the united states? the popullation of the united states is about 250 millon pounds answer: pounds
February 1, 2011 by cindy

Chemistry
If 2579 kJ of energy reaches a square meter (m2) of the United States in one hour, how much total solar energy reaches the entire United States per hour? The entire area of the United States is 9,158,960 km2.
September 17, 2012 by Lisa

college American Government
How should the United States prosecute its war against global terrorism over the next several years? Should the United States become more aggressive in taking preemptive action in accordance with the Bush Doctrine? Or should the United States be more diplomatic in its ...
April 5, 2010 by Kayson

math
If a man is a citizen of the United States, then he was born in the United States. Sam was not born in the United States. Therefore Sam isn’t a citizen of the United States?
January 20, 2010 by keshia

history
•Do you think that the Korean War was merely a civil war in which the United States supported one side, or should it be considered an international war in which the United States used the United Nations to further its anticommunist policies? Why?
May 29, 2012 by Cheryl

history
Do you think that the Korean War was merely a civil war in which the United States supported one side, or should it be considered an international war in which the United States used the United Nations to further its anticommunist policies?
November 28, 2012 by mark

Social Studies
1) Compare and contrast how the United States and Canada achieved independence. 2) Consider what you have learned about the geography and climate of Canada and the United States. Why do you think the United States has 10 times more people than Canada? 3) Explain one way that ...
February 28, 2013 by Janessa

history
Do you think that the Korean War was merely a civil war in which the United States supported one side, or should it be considered an international war in which the United States used the United Nations to further its anticommunist policie? Can someone please help me thank you!
November 30, 2012 by Jennifer

Soc. Studies
What was the outcome of the Alliance for Progress? A.Americans opposed Kennedy’s policies. B.Relations between the United States and Latin America improved. C.Relations between the United States and Latin America did not improve. D.Tensions increased between the United States ...
March 4, 2013 by Cassie

government
to be president of the united states a person must have lived in the united states for at least this number of years
May 14, 2013 by Anonymous

United States
I need to know what the difference is between a commonwealth (Puerto Rico) and a territory (Guam) of the United States. If anyone could help, that would be great!
February 28, 2008 by Jenna

S.S Check my answers
1.What Canadian landform covers about half of the country? the Canadian Shield 2.The four major kinds of natural vegetation in the United States and Canada are tundra, grassland, desert scrub, and Forest 3.Why is mining important to the economy of the United States? Industries...
February 14, 2014 by Anonymous

geography
which has about the same area as germanY. A.Alabama,georgia,and southcarolina. B.Flordia,andGeorgia. C.the southeastern United States D.the United States
October 17, 2009 by veneisha

history
Why did Japan surrender to the United States after the united states bombed hiroshima and nagasaki?
January 10, 2008 by carla

eth 125 week 1
Select one of the following subordinate groups from Ch. 1 of the text, or, because the chapter does not list all subordinate groups, you may select any other group that has a documented history in the United States. Do not select your own ethnic group! o Subordinate Groups: ...
March 27, 2011 by latisha

math
Of the 400 doctors who attended a conference, 240 practiced family medicine and 130 were from countries outside the United States. One-third of the family medicine doctors were not from the united states. What is the probability that randomly selected doctor at the conference ...
March 27, 2011 by Freakafreak out, please help

science
Do some research into why the United States has been so slow to adopt metric measurements. What problems does this cause for the United States? What benefits might it bring the
December 17, 2010 by Phyllis

Us History
The Treaty of Versailles, explain what it was and why the United States refused to sign it. Predict how the missing signature of the United States might affect Europe in the future.
July 21, 2012 by Liz

government
today many states require that all voters: a. be citizens of the united states and residents of the state b. meet specific literary requirements c. be familiar with the candidates and issues before voting d. be natural-born citizens of the united states i think its a, because ...
December 23, 2007 by jere

geography
This is concerning Rotation. If it is dawn in the eastern United States, what is it in the western United States? Why? My answer --- It is nighttime. This is because the sun rises in the East and sets in the West. Is this correct?
September 10, 2011 by Reed

history
did the united states help in the berlin airlift in any way? FOr the cold war debate, i want to say that the ussr is to blame because they were the agressors and the united states was just trying to help people in need
May 26, 2009 by jackie

soical civics
in what way could putting a traffic on foreign shoe imports result in a disadvantage to the united states economy or united states consumers i say we would not be able to buy them
April 7, 2009 by laura

S.S
Hi i put a question that i wanted to know about down below How did the haitian revolution impact the history of the united states? A.It brought the united states into a war with spain over cuba. B.France no longer had haiti,so Napeleon was willing to sell louisiana. C.Slave ...
March 12, 2014 by Stacey

ETH/ 125
Write a fictional, first-person account of the creation and consequence situations of a subordinate group in the United States in the form of a 700- to 1,050-word journal entry. Describe, as if you were a member of that subordinate group, where the group originated, how it ...
July 8, 2010 by rebecca

economics
For each of the following possible events, indicate whether the demand or supply curve for dollars would shift, the direction of the shift, the determinant of the change, the inflow or outflow effect on the balance of payments (and the specific account that would be affected...
February 23, 2010 by Babi

Economics
For each of the following possible events, indicate whether the demand or supply curve for dollars would shift, the direction of the shift, the determinant of the change, the inflow or outflow effect on the balance of payments (and the specific account that would be affected...
February 23, 2010 by Babi

Macroeconomics
For each of the following possible events, indicate whether the demand or supply curve for dollars would shift, the direction of the shift, the determinant of the change, the inflow or outflow effect on the balance of payments (and the specific account that would be affected...
December 1, 2010 by Sandy Ben

ss
name each of the articles of confederatrion? Article I - Style Article II - States Rights Article III - Mutual defense Article IV - Laws of other states to be abided; extradition Article V - The Legislature Article VI - Rights denied the States Article VII - Appointment of ...
December 13, 2006 by Jackie

US History
Review your material regarding the Treaty of Versailles. Explain what it was and why the United States refused to sign it. Predict how the missing signature of the United States might affect Europe in the future. need help please.
July 20, 2012 by victoria

History
How did the belief in Manifest Destiny contribute to the westward expansion of the United States? a.Americans believed expansion would offer new economic opportunities. b.Americans believed they could learn important values from other cultures. c.The United States government ...
February 5, 2014 by :)

government
"The united states in congress assembled shall never engage in war...nor coin money,nor regulate the value thereof, nor [spend] the sums and expenses necessary for the defense and welfare of the united states...nor borrow money on the credit of the united states...nor agree ...
May 15, 2008 by kayla

economics
Since employment rates are consistently higher in Canada and some Western European countries than in the United States, it apperas that the natural rate of unemployment is lower in the United States. What might explain this difference?
March 15, 2009 by vns

Help
The countries of Europe report that 46% of the labor force is female. The United Nations wonders if the percentage of females in the labor force is the same in the United States. Representatives from the United States Department of Labor plan to check a random sample from 10,...
October 29, 2007 by LT

Stats
The countries of Europe report that 46% of the labor force is female. The United Nations wonders if the percentage of females in the labor force is the same in the United States. Representatives from the United States Department of Labor plan to check a random sample from 10,...
October 31, 2007 by LT

5th
But most rafters take a chance with the United States "wet-foot, dry-foot" policy, which states that Cubans who make it to United States soil is free to seek political asylum. However, those caught offshore are returned to Cuba. Very often, Cubans win the race against the ...
June 15, 2008 by rose -Ms. Sue

Question
Hi i put a question that i wanted to know about down below How did the haitian revolution impact the history of the united states? A.It brought the united states into a war with spain over cuba. B.France no longer had haiti,so Napeleon was willing to sell louisiana. C.Slave ...
March 12, 2014 by Stacey

u.s. history
imagine you are living in the united states in the 1890's. write a letter to the president persuading him to support or oppose an imperialismt policy for the united states. be sure to use standard grammar, spelling, sentences structure, and punctuation.
August 24, 2008 by eric

Economics
Assume that the United States operates under a flexible exchange rate regime. Comment on the following statement: "The U.S. current-account deficit provides a measure of how much the United States must borrow abroad."
February 18, 2014 by Josh

math
In the united states about one person in eight lives in Califonia. To the nearest percent, what percent of people in the united states live in California?
November 5, 2010 by liiy

math
In the united states about one person in eight lives in Califonia. To the nearest percent, what percent of people in the united states live in California?
November 5, 2010 by liiy

Subordinate Groups
African Americans where the group originated, how it came to the United States, and one or two locations in the United States where members of your group live.
May 24, 2009 by Doris

American History
Many historians have claimed that geography has been very generous to the United States. How does the climate be generous to the United States?
December 5, 2007 by ajo

math
the official height-to-width ratio of the united states flag is 1 : 1.9. if a united states flag is 9.5 feet wide,how high should it be?
May 20, 2009 by here

math
the official height to width ratio of the united states flag is 1:1.9. if a united states flag is 9.5 feet wide,how high should it be?
May 26, 2009 by help plz

Math
The ruble is the currency in Russia. In 2005, 1 united states dollar was worth 28 rubles. How many rubles were equivalent to 10 united states dollars
September 20, 2012 by Shion

eth- please revise
Should United States government policy favor certain kinds of immigrants. Immigration policy in the United States deals with people that are entering the country; especially, those who plan to work and remain illegally. In essence, when it comes to the issue of immigration, ...
June 25, 2008 by rose-

Social Studies
In the early years of our nation, many Americans referred to the U.S. as "the United states are" (plural) rather than "the United states is" (singular). What does this reveal about the U.S and what Americans thought of the U.S.
September 30, 2009 by sarah

Gov USA
19. Which of the following is true about the trade imbalance in the United States? a. The United States has not had a trade surplus since 1975. b. The United States has run deficits of more than $500 billion in recent years. c. The United States has the worst trade imbalance ...
November 2, 2011 by EricaSalazar

algebra help
What was the percentagw increase in motor vehicle production in countries out side the united states from 1950 to 1997? 1997 world total 53,463 the united states 12,119 1950 the world total 10577 the united states 8,006 these number are in thousands i thought i would have ...
April 4, 2007 by roy

American History
I know that the reasons for the United States entrance into WWI are to ensure Allied repayment of debts to the United States and to prevent the Germans from threatening U.S. shipping, but how can I explain them more specifically? Please give me some ideas. THANKS A LOT!
February 11, 2008 by Laurie

International Macroeconomics (struggling :\ )
Assume that the United States operates under a flexible exchange rate regime. Comment on the following statement: "The U.S. current-account deficit provides a measure of how much the United States must borrow abroad."
February 18, 2014 by Josh

math. need help
United States citizens living in Switzerland must pay taxes on their income to both the United States and to Switzerland. Suppose that the United States tax is 28% of their taxable income after deducting the tax paid to Switzerland. Suppose that the tax paid to Switzerland is ...
February 14, 2012 by danny

grammar
Indentify each sentence as simple, compound, complex, or compound-complex. Could you tell me if my answers are correct please? 1. In 1942, the United States Navy sank four Japanese aircraft carriers; moreover, the United States Army Air Force joined Britain in a bombing ...
November 28, 2008 by HELP NOW

algebra. help!!
United States citizens living in Switzerland must pay taxes on their income to both the United States and to Switzerland. The United States tax is 28% of their taxable income after deducting the tax paid to Switzerland. The tax paid to Switzerland is 42% of their taxable ...
February 14, 2012 by sandy

Geography
How is the economy in Northeast United States? What are the most popular job opportunities of the Northeast United States? Thank you :)
November 3, 2008 by Lily

Science
the metric system, why is the United States so slow in using it and what are the benifits for using it here in the United States?
December 17, 2010 by Tillie

social studies
Which of the following statements about the natural resources of the United States is most accurate? A. The many agricultural resources of the United States have made up for its lack of other resources. B. U.S. industry and agriculture have prospered because America has many ...
December 23, 2013 by Brian

History
What similarities do you see between the United States today and the United States of the past? What issues and problems do we continue to grapple with? What successes do we share with Americans in the past? Give specific historical examples to back up your answers.
May 9, 2012 by hadasha

Economic Question
Sorry, this is a little long, hope somebody could give me some help. Thanks in advance. Consider the exchange rate of the dollar for the euro. Suppose that the liquidity function L(i) is the same in both the United States and Europe. The United states and Europe are initially ...
June 21, 2008 by Leo

History
Could someone please tell me if I have answered the question? What were the US cold war policies and practices in international relations in the late 1940s to the mid 1950s? During the late 1940’s and 1950’s the tensions were greater than before between the Soviet Union, ...
August 27, 2009 by F8th

History help
Could someone please tell me if I have answered the question? What were the US cold war policies and practices in international relations in the late 1940s to the mid 1950s? During the late 1940’s and 1950’s the tensions were greater than before between the Soviet Union, ...
August 28, 2009 by F8th

government
factors contributing to the failure of minor parties to win much support in the united states include a. the electoral system b. the number of independent voters c. the loose structure of political parties d. the pluralistic society of the united states a
December 27, 2007 by jere

8gradeHistory
Which of the following was NOT one of the terms of the Treaty of Paris? a. Florida was returned to Spain. b.Canada was returned to France. c.The Atlantic Ocean formed the eastern border of the United States. d. Britain recognized the United States as an independent nation.
December 18, 2013 by bigurl1.4

Math
in the united states, 3/10 of land is forests and woodland. what percent of the united states is forest and woodland
May 21, 2012 by A'Niyah

Ethnic
• Write a 700- to 1,050-word essay in which you answer the following questions: 1. What distinguishes African American Muslims from other practicing Muslims in the United States? 2. How has the immigration of Muslims and Arabs been influenced by the governmental policies of ...
October 16, 2011 by Kim

american government
is the united states supreme court the most powerful court or is it the united states superior court? or are they the same thing?
April 21, 2010 by sharon

college
Identify and describe which, if any, of the following creation and consequence situations that Native Americans has faced: Native American Creation: migration, annexation, or colonization Consequences Of Native Americans: extermination, expulsion, secession, segregation, ...
February 7, 2010 by Mandy

civics
statistics show that internet usage in the United states has grown from just 41 percent of households in 2000 to 77 present household in 2012. Which best describes how the internet has contributed to cultural diffusion in the United states? I'm stuck I don't even have a guess ...
June 10, 2014 by Help!!! Mrs sue

math 115
Automobiles and small trucks account for 84% of the travel to and from work in the United States. What fraction represents all other means of travel to and from work in the United States?
May 3, 2009 by Sally

world history
Explain why/how the United States became the world's superpower after WW2. Explain why the United States was better suited for being a global leader.
March 30, 2011 by Janay

math
Automobiles and small trucks account for 84% of the travel to and from work in the United States. What fraction represents all other means of travel to and from work in the United States?
April 25, 2011 by math illerate

history
the building of the Panama Canal was important because it a. helped stabilize the economies of Latin American countries b. improved relations between Colombia and the United States c. facilitated movement between Atlantic and Pacific ports d. promoted European investment in ...
March 27, 2009 by history

Soc. Studies - Help please
2nd time asking this question - need further clarification - please What was the outcome of the Alliance for Progress? A.Americans opposed Kennedy’s policies. B.Relations between the United States and Latin America improved. C.Relations between the United States and Latin ...
March 5, 2013 by cassie

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 by HM

science
As the United States is one of the largest contributors to atmospheric carbon emissions, what specific policies might the United States enact to reduce its impact on global climate change? Using at least two scholarly or reputable resources and your textbook, discuss the ...
June 26, 2014 by Anonymous

Math156
As a source the reporter uses a graph that states the average number of firearms per owner is 4.5. If the reporter created a headline that every person in the united states owns more than 2 firearms. Should the editor accept the headline ? I am thinking no, because it is not ...
September 14, 2009 by Christy

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