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american government
Through the grants of power in Constitution,the Framers sought to: a)define the powers of state government b)create a government in which sovereignty was invested in the national government only c)enumerate the rights of individuals d)both empower government and limit it. IS B...
June 23, 2010 by vedrana

us history
The English ________ and __________ contributed the concept of LIMITED GOVERNMENT, INDIVIDUAL LIBERTY, REPRESENTATIVE GOVERNMENT, and RULE BY LAW.
January 18, 2010 by Tara

in 1984 the government (big brother)controlled all aspects of life. do you think we need more government in our lives or less.
January 20, 2010 by jasmine

us history
What big idea of American government does The House of Burgesses Fall under? Delf Government, Limited government, representative government or common law.
September 18, 2008 by Ali

American Government
What is each of the following responsible for? Local government, State government, Federal government
August 23, 2008 by Sadie

american government/ economics
A constituion: is a unitary form of government., sets out the principles and structure of a government., is a part of federal system of government ., is devolped only for democratic governments. i think its b.if not correct please, thank you
September 20, 2008 by Anonymous,

How would the Philippine government respond to an insurgency? A. the government would try to work with their members. B. the government would want to support it. C. the government would ignore it. D. the government would fight it fiercely. A?
January 14, 2014 by Anonymous

Through the grants of power in the Constitution, the Framers sought to: (Points : 5) define the powers of state governments. create a government in which sovereignty was invested in the national government only. enumerate the rights of individuals. both empower government and ...
November 16, 2011 by Anonymous

6. Through the grants of power in the Constitution, the Framers sought to: (Points : 5) define the powers of state governments. create a government in which sovereignty was invested in the national government only. enumerate the rights of individuals. both empower government ...
December 18, 2011 by jacquie

Government US
Democrats in Washington have usually responded to high levels of unemployment with b. increased government spending. c. increased government taxes. d. decreased government taxes. e. decreased government regulation.
October 5, 2011 by HM

U.S. Government and Politics
My question :) What level of government do you think should be in charge of security from foreign enemies? Write a paragraph explaining why this level of government is most appropriate. My answer is federal government do you agree??
October 2, 2013 by Mary

English 1
Communism was the form of government used on the farm. Using communist ideals of your model redesign the administration at your school. In a labeled diagram, show the government in your school for the next ten years
November 2, 2009 by Shelby

U.S. Government and Politics
Another question :) What level of government should you depend on for sanitation in your neighborhood? Write a paragraph explaining why this level of government is most appropriate. My answer is local government, it's more community wise, right????
October 2, 2013 by Mary

Government US
2. Which of the following statements best describes the relationship today between government and the economy in the United States? a. The economy is largely self-regulating. b. The government subsidizes economic interests but otherwise leaves them to operate as they please. c...
October 4, 2011 by HM

U.S. Government
How does the government today influence the nation's economy? What other areas is the government involved in? I don't know what to answer. Please help! Thank You.
January 31, 2010 by Anonymous

American Government
This is a matching part and I already got the rest but I can't get these two. Here are the questions from column 1: 1. metropolitan government 2. county government Here are the choices from column 2: d. form of government that began largely in the agricultural southern ...
April 28, 2011 by Cheryl

American Government
The Constitution establishes rules that the United States government must observe. There are five main principles that form the basis of these rules and ensure our democratic government. In a minimum of three well-developed paragraphs, list, define, and discuss each of these ...
October 22, 2010 by Cheryl

Confederation: 1.)A government in which all power stems from a single central authority 2.)A government that secedes from another government My answer3.)A government in which power is shared between a sovereign central authority and various local governments 4.)A loose ...
March 13, 2012 by Paige

u.s. government
what are the major advantages and disadvantages of government? what is the meaning of limited government?
September 17, 2007 by cassandra

American History
The failures of the Articles of Confederation showed that A.) The new government had to be powerful. B.)State government had to be all-powerful. C.)The people should not grant powers to the government . D.)The government should not guarantee individual freedoms.
September 30, 2013 by Gayle

Government US
15. What happened in 1998? b. The U.S. government had its largest budget deficit in history. c. The national debt was eliminated. d. The U.S. government shut down on three occasions. e. The U.S. government had a balanced budget. i eliminated all the wrong choices.. I am left ...
October 4, 2011 by HM

Describe 4 reasons that led to demands for government reform in 1830's Upper Canada. WOuld one of them be that the government was not being fair. with the land, property, taxes, and stuff?
February 17, 2011 by Sara

US Government
Society operates more efficiently if government power is centralized. What reasons exist for continuing federalism in its current form? In other words, defend a federal system of government.
October 3, 2010 by Leanna

Texas Government
The sunset review process has a. eliminated a few government agencies. b. dramatically reduced the number of state government agencies. c. created even more state government agencies. d. decreased the influence of interest groups on state agencies. I think it is C..
November 12, 2011 by HM

As of the date of ratification, the U.S. Constitution established: A. representative democracy and limited government. B. representative democracy, universal suffrage, and limited government. C. limited government. D. representative democracy. E. universal suffrage Well, ...
June 5, 2007 by John

Which group thinks that taking care of the poor is more of a job for the churches families and not so much the government's responsibility? I think it's the conservatists but am not sure. Right -- the conservatives generally don't want the government interfering with people.
November 7, 2006 by Suzanne

Society operates more efficiently if government power is centralized. What reasons exist for continuing federalism in its current form? In other words defend a federal system of government? (Give 4 arguments).
October 2, 2011 by AlyssaJKC

Colonies in the wilderness
Why was the government of Canada(1791) not truly a representative government? This system was not truly a representative one because a representative government is one in which representatives are elected by people to make laws on their behalf, and this wasnt done in this ...
February 16, 2011 by Sara

American Government
Do you believe that the United States Government is following the Constitutions five basic principles of Popular Sovereignty, Limited Government, Seperation of Powers, Checks and Balances, and Federalism? List your reasoning for each please!
October 22, 2010 by Amy

Why did many 19th-century artists create pieces that aligned with the views of their government? A:They usually agreed with the government policies. B:They could not survive without the government. C:They were sponsored by wealthy patrons. D:They lived in fear of the public's ...
January 20, 2015 by Cadance

social studies
which english tradition was LEAST acceptable to most of the 13 english colonies a. local self government b. fedual pattern of land ownership c. importance of the common law d. merchant capitalism i think it is D. But why is not B
September 14, 2008 by kyle

I asked a similar question earlier, but I wasn't clear enough. The subtitle of Auden's The Unknown Citizen is "To JS/07/M/378 This Marble Monument is Erected by the State" So, is the entire poem an obituary written on the monument? Or is it a government representative speaking...
February 26, 2008 by nikki

I left out the following verbs. Thank you very much. 1) I'm capable of climbing over a wall. I'm nervous about having to write a maths test tomorrow. 2) My village is famous for growing (producing?) good wines. 3) He is responsible for letting the government fall (or for ...
November 12, 2011 by Henry2

US Government
What should be the goals of the US government today? I have to write an essay with this very question but I need help to formulate at least 4 different topics that the US Government should focus on.
February 24, 2012 by Sam

Political parties are a principal means by which the people’s will is made known to the government and government is held accountable to the people. Briefly describe party functions that achieve these goals.
March 18, 2015 by Ciaria

Why did many nineteenth-century artists create pieces that alinged with the views of their government? A. They usally agreed with government policies. B. They could not survive without the government. C. They were sponsored by wealthy patrons. D. They lived in fear of the ...
January 22, 2015 by Callie

us history
which type of government has the power to make marriage and divorce laws? the power to declare home rule belongs to with type of government? who has the power to relate educatoin? who has the power of local government that is not shared with the state government? what is ...
December 16, 2010 by ?

Why did the framers of the constitution include the system of checks and balances? To ensure the powers of each branch of government are limited and checked by another branch To create a process for the American people to choose their representatives for government branches To...
January 6, 2015 by jeje

us history
Which english practice was least acceptalbe to most of the 13 english colonies? a. local self government b. feudal patter of land ownership c. civil librities d. importance of the common law e. merchant capitalism I think it is E
September 13, 2008 by sam

american government
there are five main principles that form the basis of rules that ensure our democratic government. discuss each and present an example that shows how our government is not obeying each principle
July 20, 2010 by emma

I am a teacher and have a special education student in one of my inclusion government classes. The student likes to draw and drawing seems to encourage him. My question is that I would like to find a government project that would teach government and yet allow him to draw? I ...
September 24, 2010 by Dwayne

American Government
With which of the following statements would the Founding Fathers have disagreed? A.Government, which exists to regulate the behavior of the people, must itself be regulated. (B.) For the sake of simplicity, all the powers of government should be controlled by one small group ...
July 26, 2012 by Isis

english/ help revise
Uganda, still, is in a desperate state of emergency. On the state level, the government of Uganda has failed to fulfill its responsibility to protect civilians from the massive human rights violation committed against them. Despite Uganda being a democratic state,it has not ...
February 18, 2008 by Christi

world history
a report card on napoleon's accomplishment.mark him pass or fail in the areas listed below -representative government -legion of honor -government leadership -military skills -organization of local government -rights of labor union
November 13, 2010 by 000

The Supreme court has original jurisdiction in legal disputes involving: state government against another state government. B.the president. C.the congress. speech and the equal protection issues. I want to say c or D am not sure
December 29, 2011 by Calvin

I had my English teacher correct my paper for government, and she marked a few things I wasn't sure of. Like she said "more so" was one word, and I know it's two. Well, anyway, she said this is a run-on sentence, and maybe I just can't see it, but it doesn't look like one to ...
April 7, 2009 by Breanna

World History (Ms. Sue)
What does Pankhurst mean when she says a representative government exists for men in Great Britain, while women live under a despotic government? A: Pankhurst means that men have a representative government because they are represented by the government and are allowed to vote...
October 20, 2014 by Victoria

what type of government would J.K. Rowling be in? what type of government would mao tse-tung be in? what type of government would William r. bowon be in? what type of government would Theodore Roosevelt be in?
February 3, 2014 by Anonymous

1)A government where the executive of the nation comes directly from the legislature is known as a parliamentary government, meaning the legislature decides who the nation's top executive is (although there is often a separate ceremonial head of state). 2)A government where ...
June 8, 2012 by Booker Perry

foundations of government project
Purpose of Government principles of a Democratic Government Documents that influenced the Constitution Citizenship and Naturalization Dutien of Citizenship Tesponsibilities fo Citizenship Personal Traits of Good Citizens
October 4, 2009 by tony

u.s. history
How does the constitution limit the powers of government? A. The constitution limits the power of government by entitling citizens to a basic standard of living. B. The constitution limits the power of government by giving citizens the power to veto any bill they do not ...
November 13, 2014 by happy

Social Studies
John Locke believed that if government does not protect natural rights, then.. a) Citizens know the government is working because they have safety. b) It breaks the social contract and people can create a new government. c) Citizens should combine the parts of the government ...
September 16, 2014 by Sarah

quick question?
To what degree are “ordinary people” capable of giving direction to government? To a high degree. Anybody can tell the government what to do, and how to do it. Now, as for the government reacting, that is a very different question.
January 31, 2007 by question?

Do Lobbiest/Single interest groups help or hinder government? And then say one advantage I have is that they provide funds for the government, and one disadvantage I have is that they sway the government.
September 27, 2011 by smileyface

social studies
What is another name for english government
October 18, 2011 by rashawn

What was stated in the english bill of rights?
April 3, 2012 by aaron

If government cannot manage the economy successfully, should the government stay out of it or should the economy just fail. please answer it in 100 words.
April 12, 2009 by Jon

What was Thomas Jefferson's stance about how when the government fails to protect their rights, it is their duty to overthrow the government and establish a government that is designed to protect their rights
October 16, 2014 by Lisa

Country Reports
Sorry, I have another question about Iceland's government. :) It wants to know What is (are) thename of the house(s) of government in your country? -and- What are the names for representative to the national government? (senator, assembly member, ect.) Once again, I can't use ...
March 1, 2009 by Chase

American Government
Explain who the Federalists and Anti-Federalists were, then compare and contrast their views on the following issues: human nature, the proper scale of government, the nature of representation, separation of powers/checks and balances, the purpose of government, and stability ...
July 18, 2013 by Anonymous

the bill of rights is a document that... a. was added to the constitution to protect citizens' right. b. was used to limit the powers of state government. c. outlined the rights of the federal government. d. stated the ways citizens can participate in government.
March 2, 2015 by Eduarda

What is the public debt? a. borrowed money b.the amount the government spends that exceeds its income d. the total amount of money owed by the federal Government D
January 20, 2008 by jere

The most useful indicator of degree of democracy reached by a particular society is whether it has a a) civilian government b) formal method whereby people can effect changes in government policy c) system of government checks and balances d) system of liberal and humane courts
October 22, 2010 by Rebecca

Question 20 of 20 5.0 Points If the government attempts to control pollution with a command-and-control policy: A. the government will control the firm's entire production process. B. the government will force the firm to use particular pollution-control technologies. C. the ...
September 17, 2013 by h

Social Studies
Can someone help me with this question? A) With the emergence of urban cities came the need for a distinct city government, including the role of the boss. B) What were the positives and negatives of having a boss in the city government? C)Do you think the boss and the ...
April 7, 2010 by Janye

Texas Government
Please tell me which one of these is Federal , Confederal or Unitary . I have already submitted my question but I just want to be sure. ____1..In this system, power is divided between a central government and sub-government. ____2. England ____3. The European Union ____ 4. ...
September 6, 2011 by Sarah

American Government
Does it matter if the Federal government or the state governments get to decide if the Federal government exceeded its authority? If yes, how? If the federal government decides if it has exceeded its authority, then obviously it's going to decide that it hasn't. The states are...
February 9, 2007 by Lauren

Which of the following describes the Enlightenment idea of natural law? The idea that people consent to government authority and in return the government protects their rights The idea that people are born with rights that no government can take away *** The idea of dividing ...
January 19, 2015 by jeje

another question for "government is not the solution to our problem, Government is the problem" would the significance of this quote in illuminating a theme in US history be: that people shouldn't rely on the government? Sorry, I might have two more questions after.
August 28, 2010 by Amy~

Hello. Please help me with the correct word order: 1)The president says that now / at the moment the government is working on a new plan. 2)The president says the government is now working on a new plan. 3)The president says the government is working on a new plan at the ...
November 28, 2011 by Ilma

I'm trying to find some quotes that talk about the power of the individual, especially in relationship to the government. I'm writing a paper on why mandatory military service prevents people from achieving their own goals, some of which, such as a firefighter, a teacher, or a...
April 9, 2009 by Katalina

Paul Revere, what are some major contributions that he did for the government
September 16, 2010 by Jay

In recent decades, the Federal Government has borrowed money mostly to: a - finance special expensive projects. b - provide funds for crisis situations such as wars and national disasters. c - pay the president's salary d - operate the government and pay the previous year's ...
April 17, 2009 by Brennan

Which of the following statments is true about U.S. roads and highways? A. The Federal Government is a partner with the States in funding higways. B. The Interstate Highway System was completed in the 1950s. C. Few roadways are built with State funds. D. The Federal Government...
April 2, 2012 by Charlette

Suppose that a perfectly competitive market is described by the following supply and demand equations: QD = 300 – P and QS = 2P. Suppose that government subsidizes this good: for each unit sold government pays $15 to the seller. (a) What is the government expenditure on this ...
June 23, 2014 by excel

english/please revise
During the1970s, a prolonged insurgency took place in the province of Baluchistan between Bauch insurgency and the Pakistani government. Over fifty five thousand tribesmen fought against seventy thousand Pakistani Army troops (Grare 6). This was led after the Pakistani ...
April 17, 2008 by Christi

Thanks for your help in English.Writeacher.I have passed my examination which is Japanese Government Scholarship examination.Your advise helped my examination.Writeacher Thank you very much.^.^
July 9, 2011 by Bayarbold

In recent decades, the Federal Government has borrowed money mostly to: a. finance special expensive projects b. provide funds for crisis situations such as wars and national disasters c. pay the president's salary d. operate the government and pay the previous year's debt. I'...
July 19, 2011 by Anthony

How has the sys- tem of checks and balances caused the sepa- ration of powers among the three branches of government to become less distinct? because everything requires at least two branches or arms of government to do anything. For example, Congress can pass a law, but the ...
November 18, 2014 by anonymous

political science- PHL
hello can u help me please? write a few words about Machiavelli, Locke and how they are relevant today? John Locke is another philosopher who is considered as relevant today for some of his ideas he expressed. His writings were a great influence to the founders of United ...
December 1, 2012 by jenny

The most extensive series of laws protecting labor were passed: A: by the federal government during the New Deal under Franklin D. Roosevelt B: by state legislatures before the Civil War C: by the federal government in recent years under John F. Kennedy
February 3, 2008 by Rachel

The Federal Administrative System's main goal is to ________________________. implement the laws that are passed by Congress and signed into law by the President be as independent as possible from the executive branch create a huge bureaucracy to ensure that government jobs ...
November 15, 2011 by Shelly

Social studies
The most useful indicator of degree of democracy reached by a particular society is whether it has a a) civilian government b) formal method whereby people can effect changes in government policy c) system of government checks and balances d) system of liberal and humane ...
April 30, 2008 by Annie

Social Studies
The most useful indicator of degree of democracy reached by a particular society is whether it has a a) civilian government b) formal method whereby people can effect changes in government policy c) system of government checks and balances d) system of liberal and humane ...
April 30, 2008 by Annie

what branch of government establishes criminal penalties for those who violate a law
September 9, 2009 by lolly

Clear communication in a government memorandum would most likely be hindered by
August 19, 2013 by Anonymous

Please do Civics Essay thanks so much
Please Help with essay question. thanks!! In a federal system of government (also known as a federation), the local and state governments share power with the central government, though the central government has final authority. Eplain how this is different from a confederation.
May 1, 2014 by Roy

Can someone tell me if this is accurate..."this was the first time in human history that a group of people consciously created a government where non had existed before"?. This is about the Pilgrims that came to America Somehow you assume the inhabitants of Virginia that ...
October 2, 2006 by Anonymous

Which is the best way to revise this sentence? In England during the 1700s, people could be punished for finding fault with government in England A. In England during the 1700s, people who were English could be punished for finding fault with the government in England. B. It ...
January 19, 2012 by Jaycee

citizenship test for child
What are the 2 houses of congress and what is the judicial branch of the us government? The US government is made up of three branches: Executive -- the President and those who work with him Legislative -- the Senate and the House of Representatives Judicial -- US Supreme ...
October 12, 2006 by stephanie

US History
What did the Supreme Court cases and the ultimate outcome for the Cherokee suggest about future dealings between the United States government and Native Americans? (3 points) The U.S. government would most likely follow the rule of law and abide by court decisions. The U.S. ...
March 1, 2013 by Max

Briefly discuss the structure of a Provincial government and a local government. (e.g. Who is in charge? What is their title? How many other elected officials are there? Where do they meet? Use British Columbia and Vancouver in your response.) What are three responsibilities ...
July 3, 2009 by Bob Zhou

About the government
How is the government manipulative? What are some major issues that expose the government as a manipulative system? I know the fact that all politicians lie, but that doesn't really do anything about my question. P.S. - What does manipulative system mean?
November 29, 2007 by Anonymous

Government corrections
I posted my 1st answers to be checked and here are the one's that are fixed. Can someone please check my new answers. 1.)Which of the following is not an essential element of the English political tradition? =a.)Royal absolutism b.)Representation c.)Protection of certain ...
June 22, 2010 by Ariel

Think anyone can help me. I'm having trouple with my social civics pre-exam. Who is responsible for running a city under the council-manager program?(A) mayor and the city council. (B) hired administrator who runs the city's business affairs (C) an elected board What is the ...
July 24, 2009 by Ni'Jemah

us history
The most useful indicator of the degree of democracy reached by a particular society is whether it has a... formal method whereby people can effect changes in government policy, system of government checks and balances, two-house legislature, system of liberal and humane ...
October 9, 2007 by riley

1. A central premise of james madison in Nos. 47, 48, and 51 of the federalist is that: a. weak government is the best government b. the combination of legislative, executive, and judicial power is the very definition of tranny c. men are not angles and therefore those who ...
December 19, 2010 by Amy

Prepositions and prepositional phrases Self-government (in the United States) began (in Jamestown) (in 1619.)
February 27, 2014 by Anonymous

John Locke explained a "social contract" is a belief that government has final authority over citizens an agreement that all people have the right to life, liberty, and property*** an agreement between citizens and their government a belief that government should be dived into...
January 11, 2015 by jeje

What was the first U.S. government building constructed? Your question is somewhat ambiguous. Are you asking about the first building used by the U.S. government? That's probably Carpenter's Hall in Philadelphia where the First Continental Congress met. It's still being used, ...
January 10, 2007 by Holly

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