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Geography
What are the two South American countries with no known oil reserves? This site lists at least four South American countries with no known oil reserves. http://www.eia.doe.gov/emeu/international/reserves.html
November 16, 2006 by elizabeth

American Gov
How does Congress affect the agenda of the President?
February 25, 2011 by rudy

american gov't
The Civil War was fought _____.
July 24, 2013 by Anonymous

American Gov
The major reason for the persistence of the American two-party system is what? A. there are naturally only two sides to the political disputes B. regional conflict C. its a single member district system of electing officeholders D. proportional representation
July 11, 2011 by Tonya

American Gov.
why is compromise importamt to solving problems in a democracy?
January 20, 2011 by Angel .G.

American National Gov.
The American bureaucracy conjures up the following images except cumbersome “red tape.” civil servants who are inefficient, unresponsive, and unhelpful. officials who have amassed power and who act against the rights of citizens. a system that can act quickly in a crisis. I ...
January 26, 2014 by Heather

american Gov't
How is political sovereignty shared in a federal system of government?
June 14, 2011 by Anonymous

American Gov
What was the main reason for the decline of party centered politics?
July 11, 2011 by Casey

american gov't
What are some positive consequences of having interest groups? Negative?
November 5, 2012 by Dora

American gov
After an office-holder is impeaced the----- has the sole power to try the case.
January 16, 2009 by Alex

american Gov.
What distinction does the mayor-council system of city government hold? . . where can I found this?? Thanks
March 9, 2012 by kelr

American Gov
What is the primary claim made by those who oppose hate crimes legislation?
September 6, 2013 by sara

america gov
Which of the following goods would you guess that the American colonies did not export to England?
May 31, 2014 by nan

american gov't
Whenever Congress has a perceived need for ongoing control of an economic activity,it has tended to create a
October 22, 2011 by Anonymous

American Gov't
_____ declared that "separate educational facilities are inherently unequal." Is it Brown VS.Board of education?
February 8, 2012 by Kenzie

American Gov
Capitalism is an economic system based on public ownership of property and a command economy True or False???
September 13, 2011 by Jason

new american gov't 2
The term, _____ , refers to the potential benefit a person gives up when he or she decides to do one thing instead of another.
February 10, 2012 by nicole

american gov.
When did the U.S. tradition of state government being organized by a founding document first start? . . Can somebedody help me, where can I found the answer?? thanks
March 8, 2012 by lalt

civics today
what powers dot the sate gov. adn the federal gov. share?
September 7, 2008 by amanda

New American Gov't v2
Which is of the following is a plausible explanation for why the president's party almost always loose seats in Congress in mid-term elections
August 23, 2011 by Anonymous

New American Gov't v2
Over time, _____ has gained power at the expense of _____
August 23, 2011 by Anonymous

American Gov
Was The Virginia Plan and the New Jersey Plan were substantially the same. True or False
September 23, 2011 by Jason

American Gov
What percentage of voters are young voters? 18-25 of age?
July 4, 2011 by Jial

Civics
what is a website I can go to to find information for a report related to government Here are a few: http://www.law.cornell.edu/constitution/constitution.overview.html http://www.whitehouse.gov/ http://www.senate.gov/ http://www.house.gov/ http://www.supremecourtus.gov/ If you...
September 20, 2006 by pordnijiah

American Gov
The most important source of political values in the United States is probably what? Mass Media Family Religion School Local Newspaper
October 11, 2011 by Brooke

american gov.
Which of the following was not a key political thinker during the Age of Enlightenment? A. Jean-Jacques Rousseau B. Thomas Paine C. John Calvin D. Voltaire
February 28, 2012 by Lalt

Check my american gov. work
The group that has the sole power to begin impeachment hearings is----- A. Senate B. Supreme Court C. House of Representatives D. The president's Cabinet Answer: A
January 16, 2009 by Alex

American Gov't--please check
Most of Congress's implied powers are based on the _____ Clause. 1.)Equal Protection 2.)Judicial My answer3.)Necessary and Proper 4.)Authority
March 2, 2012 by Mackenzie

American Gov
The Framers’ concerns about direct democracy are well illustrated by the fact that the U.S. Constitution does not feature the word “democracy” at all. T or F
September 13, 2011 by Jason (please help)

american gov
Journalists from which country are most likely to say that they should be as nonpartisan as possible in their reporting? a. Germany b. Sweden c. United States d. Britain e. Italy i think its C? am i right
May 13, 2011 by bob

American Gov
The major function of Congress: A)is to check the president B)is to inform the people C)is to enact legislation D)is to check the Supreme Court Is C the correct answer?
July 13, 2011 by Amanda

American Gov
True or False: All societies have differences. Politics provides ways to resolve differences without resorting to violenceor
September 13, 2011 by Jason (please help)

American Gov
According to the text, when economic or occupational self-interest is at stake, most people press for programs that serve the broader interests of the nation as a whole. True or False
September 13, 2011 by Jason (please help)

American National Gov.
For Max Weber, the bureaucracy was the highest form of rationality because bureaucrats would become cogs in the wheel. it was impersonal. it was personal. it was ordered by impartial rules or laws
January 26, 2014 by Heather

American Gov't
The president's role in foreign policy increased largely because: A. Congress proved so inept in foreign affairs that the American people demanded a change. B. America became more of a world power. c. of the need to coordinate national economic policy and foreign policy, a ...
January 28, 2013 by Suzy

American Gov't--please check
Parliamentary democracies often have _____ representation, which increases the likelihood that minor parties will be represented in the legislature. My answer1.)proportional 2.)direct 3.)simple 4.)indirect
February 16, 2012 by Nannielee

geography
what are the goods & services of each state? The commerce? please see: http://www.commerce.gov/ AND http://cl.idaho.gov/DNN/Default.aspx?alias=cl.idaho.gov/dnn/idcl Goods of each state usually refer to the agricultural or manufactured products (like wheat, fruit, cars, ...
November 21, 2006 by jordyn

History
What has been Australia’s involvement in UNESCO, UN conventions and international environmental treaties? These sites detail Australia's involvement in these international organizations. http://www.dfat.gov.au/un/ https://www.cia.gov/cia/publications/factbook/geos/as.html#Govt...
August 8, 2006 by J

American Gov
2. Members of the Senate were originally chosen by the House of Representatives- True? 7. Which of the following does not serve to limit the power of the federal government? a. Tenth Amendment b. voting rights c. state legislators d. Bill of Rights C? Thanks -MC
September 28, 2012 by mysterychicken

American Gov't--please check
Which third party is an example of an economic protest party? 1.)The Green Party 2.)The Populist Party 3.)The Independent Party My answer3.)The Free Soil Party
March 1, 2012 by Mackenzie

American Gov't
Which statement is NOT true about Congress? 1.)It was originally intended to be an elite governing body 2.)The vast majority of its members have college degrees 3.)The age requirement is the same for both houses 4.)Most members are lawyers
March 2, 2012 by Mackenzie

American Gov't--please check
On election day, each voter is assigned to a special election district, also known as a _____. 1.)polling unit My answer2.)precinct 3.)neighborhood poll 4.)election unit
February 16, 2012 by Nannielee

History
Which of the following statements could have been said by a loyalist dyuring the American Revolution A.These colonists need to stop their rellebious actions. I have already fought in three battles against them and see no way that they can win. I just wish I could go home to ...
October 21, 2014 by M

english
Which literary movement consists of honest and open descriptions the setting and characters? I say B. A. American Modernism B. American Realism C. American Romanticism D. American Transcendentalism
October 16, 2012 by shana

American Gov't--please check
In _____, the Supreme Court placed limits on gerrymandering by requiring all congressional districts to have roughly the same number of constituents. 1.)Marbury v. Madison 2.)McCulloch v. Maryland 3.)Brown v. The Board of Education of Topeka My answer4.)Wesberry v. Sanders
March 2, 2012 by Mackenzie

american gov.
The following powers are all granted to both state and federal government except which one? A. establish a tax B. build roads C. establish courts D. deny people the right to vote based on race, color, or gender . . . can somebody help me, where can I found the answer??... thanks
March 2, 2012 by lalt

American Gov't--please check
With the exception of _____ and _____, the candidate who wins the majority of the popular vote automatically receives all of the electoral votes. 1.)Virginia, North Carolina 2.)Minnesota, Vermont My answer3.)Maine, Nebraska 4.)Maine, Florida
February 16, 2012 by Nannielee

Cultural Diversity
Which cultural groups' tolerance level place them at opposite ends of the "verve continuum?" A. African American and Asian B. Arican American and Anglo C. Mexican-American and Native American D. Native American and Asian I know that Afican American children are highly ...
October 31, 2007 by Rose

american gov.
The Constitution guarantees that the national government will provide each of the states with all of the following except A. management of the state's internal affairs. B. a republican form of government. C. protection against invasion. D. protection against domestic violence...
March 2, 2012 by lalt

history
In the 1800s, the US established forts west of the Mississippi River from Louisiana to Minnesota to establish peace among warring American Indian tribes and to __________. A. provide American Indians with funds and goods for their survival B. strengthen trade between white ...
September 25, 2014 by katt<3bobby

American Dream Project
I have to do an american dream project and as part of it we have to pick a song that goes with our american dream or "The American Dream" My american dream is to go to college and become a vet. Im not sure at the moment if I want the song to be about my american dream or "The ...
September 8, 2008 by Nicky

American Gov
The highest priority for most members of congress: A)ensuring that the constitutional system of checks and balances works properly. B)supporting his or her party's legislative platform C)getting reelected D)gaining a reputation among other members of congress as an effective ...
July 13, 2011 by Amanda

Geog
Do research to find 25 different occupations suitable for geography majors the occupation and list the source of the information. I do not know from where I should start... Would u explain for me the question? or at least start the 1st 5 sources http://www.bls.gov/oco/ Here is...
February 24, 2007 by Mike

working with children from culturally diverse
which cultures are most closely aligned in valuing dependence over autonomy? American mainstream and Native American or Mexican American and Native American
November 1, 2012 by ann

information needed please
Here is the topic. Select any subordinate groups (native american, african american, chinese american, asian indians, cuban american, mexican american, norwegian american, vietnamese american, arab american, filipino american korean american etc) Write a fictional first person...
June 14, 2008 by rose -Ms. Sue

AE.. is this right
Identify the roles district, state, and federal government agencies have schools. The Federal gov't sets general guidelines as well as the state gov't the school districts administer sets the rules set forth by the State Boards of Education
March 19, 2009 by scooby91320002

Cultural Diversity
Can someone please help with this question on my assignment? A culture's emphasis on autonomy or dependence impacts adult-child interaction. Of the following choices, the ____________cultures are most closely aligned in valuing dependence or autonomy. A. Asian and Mexican-...
October 30, 2007 by Rose

History
I have a question about American imperialsim. The American belief in superiority was one major factor that led to American imperialism. What were the social, economic, and strategic factors that also played a role in American imperialism? Thank you!
October 8, 2009 by Punkie

American Gov
Under Article V of the U.S. Constitution there are two ways to propose an amendment to the Constitution: by a two-thirds (2/3) vote of both houses of Congress, or by a national convention called by Congress at the request of two-thirds (2/3) of the state legislatures. True or ...
September 23, 2011 by Jason

copyright
i want to know the assignment format and style, how to start. Thank you for using the Jiskha Homework Help Forum. Could you please make your query clearer? Hopefully you want to know something about copyrights. In that case, the following site should help you: http://www....
January 25, 2007 by christy

Drug Abuse and Addiction
I need research sources for drug abuse and addiction. Thank you. Check these sources -- http://www.nida.nih.gov/ http://teens.drugabuse.gov/ (Broken Link Removed) http://www.drugabusestatistics.samhsa.gov/ http://www.mayoclinic.com/health/drug-addiction/DS00183 http://www....
November 12, 2006 by Brian

ETH 125 Cultural Diversity
What are an average American's perceptions about Muslim/Arab American and Christian American groups?
September 29, 2008 by Mary

journalism
Hi I'm supposed to write a story on the school's CSTs scores and eve though I have tried, I haven't been able to find a website with school's scores. If you could find it, I would be very pleased. Thank you in advance Thank you for using the Jiskha Homework Help Forum. If you ...
April 3, 2007 by Claudia

american history
Following the Spanish-American War, and especially in regard to American occupation of the Philippines, most anti-imperialists argued that____
September 27, 2012 by Shawna

Art
This art movement presents a celebration of the American wilderness and the West. A.American seascape painting B.American landscape painting C.American portraits D.pioneer painting my choice - D...?
March 13, 2013 by Cassie

American Gov't
Which is NOT a factor that reinforces America's two-party system? 1.)Broad ideological consensus limits the appeal of radical parties. 2.)The winner-take-all system makes it harder for third parties to gain popularity. 3.)The two-party system was preferred by the Founding ...
February 28, 2012 by Mackenzie

ethnics
What is a current issue between Native Americans and the federal government. What legislation is linked to the issue, and why you think there is a connection. http://search.fedstats.gov/cgi-bin/s.cgi?q=native+american You can look into many of these linked articles and see if ...
January 30, 2007 by Anonymous

History
A major purpose of Fort Gibson in Oklahoma Territory was to A. hinder Plains Indians’ attempts to migrate to eastern United States territory B. coordinate the resettlement of American Indians arriving from the American southeast during the early to mid-1800s C. civilize native...
September 19, 2014 by Katt♥Bobby

American Gov't--please check
How are the numbers of electors for each state decided? 1.)Each state gets one elector. My answer2.)Each state gets two electors. 3.)Each state gets as many electors as it has senators. 4.)Each state gets as many electors as it has members of Congress.
February 28, 2012 by Nannielee

Ethnics
I am a little confused on how to research the following: • Select 1 racial group from the list below: o African American o Asian American o Arab American o Hispanic American/Latino o White/Caucasian •Write a 250- to 350-word summary of the economic, social, and political ...
March 30, 2012 by Bella

World History
What role did the Jacobins play in the French Revolution? The Jacobins reached an agreement with moderate French leaders to end the revolution. The Jacobins opened French gov't to full participation by women. The Jacobins returned France to a monarchy by supporting Napoleon. ...
March 27, 2014 by Henry

AMERICAN GOVERNMENT
Why does the Constitution and the Declaration of Independence are called Living documents? I need an answer why to write my government report. The Constitution is a living document because we can amend and change it. Also, the Supreme Court continuously interprets the ...
October 19, 2006 by Allison

History
Does any know how the American public felt about what happen to the Japanese American internment issues. I know how the American Japanese felt however I cannot find any express opinions of the American public.
March 20, 2011 by David

Georgia
I need help find a website on georgia. Thank you very much. You will find sites for maps, history, government and tourism at this: http://www.google.com/search?hl=en&ie=ISO-8859-1&q=Georgia&btnG=Google+Search http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Georgia_(U.S._state) http://www.answers...
March 31, 2007 by marry

health services
which demographic trends do you expect to have the greatest impact on health and human services delivery in the United States in the next 10 years? Take your pick: increasing number of senior citizens as baby boomers retire increasing number of very elderly people as medical ...
May 2, 2007 by Anonymous

History
What happened in FLorida in 1909? http://www.fws.gov/policy/029fw3.html
March 4, 2007 by Derek

Career
What website offers an aplication for liscense starting a business. I want to start a Car detailing business. Check this site. http://www.sba.gov/hotlist/license.html
March 13, 2007 by Bryan

history
instead of Native American nations, the American West had been claimed by a European nation. Would American policy have been different?
April 17, 2009 by igli

english
when was the decleration of independence sign Check this site for your answer. http://bensguide.gpo.gov/6-8/documents/declaration/signers.html
July 11, 2007 by bear

US government
How is debate handled in the Senate? How is debate handled in the House? someone please answer it. anything you know about it. PLEASE!! Since this is not my area of expertise, I searched Google under the key words "US senate house debate rules" to get these possible sources: ...
December 13, 2006 by cc

HISTORY
ACCORDING TO CREVECOEUR,WHAT DISTINGUISHES AN AMERICAN FROM A EUROPEAN?WHY? HOW DID LIFE IN THE BRITISH NORTH AMERICAN COLONIES TO THE CREATION CONTRIBUTE TO THE CREATION OF A UNIQUE AMERICAN IDENTITY?GIVE EXAMPLES
February 22, 2009 by tonya

American History
Create a timeline tracking the major themes/paradigm shifts in American History from the Columbus's voyages through the Mexican-American War (1846-1848)
March 31, 2011 by Sylvia

American History
Create a timeline tracking the major themes/paradigm shifts in American History from the Columbus's voyages through the Mexican-American War (1846-1848).
March 31, 2011 by Sylvia

American Gov
Use the link below to explore the exit poll results for past elections. Choose the poll results for your state. Research and take notes on the polls and the data provided. Then, write down ten results from the polls that indicate something interesting about the relative ...
May 19, 2009 by Justin

american gov
which of the following statements is true with respect to the terms that the president and members of congress serve and the timing of their terms A. the us constitution, as originally ratified, limits presidents to two terms B. elections for house members are staggered so ...
July 2, 2014 by j

History check?
1. How did television most likely alter the attitude of the american people toward the Vietnam war? A. It showed the living conditions of soldiers, which upset the american people. B. It showed the new air and naval resources, and the size of the ships and planes upset the ...
June 3, 2014 by what

james knox polk
how did he become famous? http://www.whitehouse.gov/history/presidents/jp11.html
January 21, 2007 by vivek

earth science
Info on the largest earthquakes http://earthquake.usgs.gov/regional/world/historical.php
March 13, 2007 by steven

US HISTORY
In what ways could African Americans empower themselves in the antebellum United States? I know that they used autobiographies...but I am not even sure if I understand the question!!! Since this is not my area of expertise, I searched Google under the key words "antebellum ...
November 30, 2006 by Anonymous

Science
the SI UNIT for mass is what kg kg is correct. Here is a good site for SI units. http://physics.nist.gov/cuu/Units/units.html
October 11, 2006 by tyler

American Literature
Based on "To Whistler, American," how does Pound view the role of American art and literature?
February 18, 2012 by help

History
which act upset the conolists because it was a direct tax on the colonies? wouldn't it be the stamp act??? http://www.nps.gov/revwar/about_the_revolution/timeline_of_events.html why did the colonists go to war with britain.
October 19, 2006 by Sydney

science
does antioxidants help put oxegan in your blood? No. so what are they for in your? body Thank you for using the Jiskha Homework Help Forum. Here are some sites on antioxidants: 1. http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Antioxidant 2. http://www.cancer.gov/cancertopics/factsheet/...
August 18, 2007 by jean

American Gov't
I'm not sure which to pick? What is the term limit for senators? Two terms=not correct Four terms= not correct Six terms=? There are no term limits=? Iknow its not the first two but in my text material it says every 6 years but then again it also says senators can be reelected...
August 3, 2010 by Ariel

History
• According to Crévecoeur, what distinguishes an American from a European? Why? • How did life in the British North American colonies contribute to the creation of a unique American identity? Be sure to give examples. • Is Crévecoeur’s vision of America accurate? Why or why not?
February 22, 2009 by tonya

American Gov't
Which is not an argument in support of hate crimes legislation? 1.)Hate crimes legislation sends a message that the United States does not support bigotry. 2.) Hate crimes legislation ensures that perpetrators of these crimes receive serious punishment. My Answer3.)Hate crimes...
February 9, 2012 by Mackenzie

EMS project
Is there a website that will give a sample business plan I can use for my project? http://www.sba.gov/starting_business/planning/basic.html Many thanx
August 16, 2006 by Carl

History
I'm writing a paper on the ties between the education system and the US government. My question is, what are some major things that the government has done for the school system in the last 25 years? Title I, Title II, Title VII, Title IX, etc. http://www.google.com/search?q=...
June 3, 2007 by Steven

Grants
What grant would you want if you were doing a community service project and are a non-profit organization?? I am confused.. Thanks, Cass By the way we want to deliver Stuffed Animals to children in the hospital... http://www.grants.gov/ You can find out all kinds of ...
November 29, 2006 by Cass

American History
Assess FDR's conduct of American foreign policy after 1935. When and why did he move from isolationism to interventionism in the European war? Why wasn't he more candid with the American people about what he was doing? Do you think he purposely led the US into war? Why or why ...
March 4, 2008 by Amanda

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