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history: modern cities
Consider modern cities. What problems that existed at the turn of the 20th century have been fixed? Which do you think still exist? It depends on what you mean by modern. Is Calcutta modern? One would hope that water and sewage problems have been fixed, health problems, and ...
October 16, 2006 by Anonymous

US History
the earliest large cities were located on waterfronts. How might new changes in transportation affect the location of cities ?
December 4, 2010 by Bread

U.S. History
theodore roosevelt modern president? modern like what did he do differently than other presidents
January 18, 2014 by Reina B.

History
1) What factors shaped the move from colonial, country life to modern, urban life? What was urban city life like during the rise of urbanization? How was it different or similar to modern urban life? 2) With the emergence of urban cities came the need for a distinct city ...
April 4, 2010 by Lauri

World History
City-States Essay Assignment In what ways were the Indus Valley people an advanced civilization? In what ways did their civilization compare to an advanced modern civilization today? The Indus people were always a step ahead in a lot of their achievements. They were very ...
October 23, 2013 by _Unknown

history
In England in the 1700's, many poor people in rural areas left their farms and moved to cities in search of work. Yet life in cities was not easy, and jobs were very hard to find. from what you know about England in the 1700's, can you explain why so many people were leaving ...
August 31, 2009 by Marina

History
Hi! Are there any reputable sites where I can access visual sources? This is relevant for modern history (I need a cartoon on Stalin/Kulaks/collective farms) and Ancient History where I'm studying Akhenaton. Thanks
May 3, 2011 by URGENT plz help

Modern History
I've got to compose a thesis for my modern history paper on Hitler or Stalin. We are looking at studies of power, in particular the abuse thereof. I'm normally an A grade student but both thesis' I've proposed were either just a statement or too broad. I would like to do ...
March 31, 2011 by Hayley

Modern World History
What is the relationship between wealthy nations and supporting of the arts?? Wealthy nations have more money to support the arts than do poorer nations. I hope this helps. Thanks for asking. In Wealthy nations there is a chance for leisure time and specialization, unavailable...
October 24, 2006 by bryan

History
In suburban areas, the earliest cities were located on waterfronts. How might new changes in transportation affect the location of the cities. I know new transportation meaning automobiles, streetcar lines, etc.
August 28, 2014 by Mel

World History
1.Greek and Roman legacies to the modern world include contributions to modern law and government. Briefly describe how modern law and government have been influenced by classical Greece and Rome. Include at least two examples from the Greeks and two examples from the Romans.
April 23, 2014 by Mary Ann

history
During a remarkable period of change from roughly 1865 to the early 20th century, the great cities that we know and love today expanded at an incredibly rapid pace and went through a fundamental transformation in composition and construction. Select one of the ways that the ...
March 24, 2012 by mary

us history
Compara and contrast your modern immigrant to historical immigrants. Atleast 10 bullets on each section. (Historical Immigration, both, and Modern immigration)
November 29, 2012 by Emily

history
Cities and urban areas were a source of economic opportunities in the post-Medieval Western world. How was the full potential of Western cities and urban areas in this regard was realized during the Industrial Revolution?
February 18, 2012 by annie

social studies
In Korea, Modern ways are much more visible in? a)villages b)communes c)cities d)farming communities I picked B Communes but not sure
October 12, 2011 by cassandra

social science
1) Which large European city declined significantly in population over the past century? A) Paris B) London C) Rome D) Madrid 2) The industrial city was characterized b A) decentralization B) corporate growth C) manufacturing D) commerce 3) Modern humans have existed for ...
January 16, 2013 by sally

History
What factors shaped the move from colonial, country life to modern, urban life? What was urban city life like during the rise of urbanization? How was it different or similar to modern urban life?
January 4, 2010 by ggift

world history
In the article, Swahili Cities of East Africa, the portuguese trader Duarte Barbosa most likely reacted to what he saw in East African ports in which of the following ways? A. He felt the traders were uneducated B. He noticed the majority of the people were poor C. He was ...
May 21, 2012 by ciara

Literature
what is an example of modern day hero? because my work asks me to compare modern heroes with Huck and Jim from Huck Finn. I need to tell if modern heroes will give up their lives and freedoms for friendship, loyalty and other important things...the answer for me is yes but i ...
February 19, 2009 by Bella

Math
I am not sure about this problem Find four large cities around the world and an approximate percentage rate of population growth for the countries in which the cities are located. Estimate the population in each of the four cities in 25 yr.
March 18, 2010 by Kirk

World Geography
REVIEW 1.Where is Canada’s population density highest? A. In the cities of Northern Canada B. In cities in central Canada<<<<<<< C. In cities along the United States border D. In cities along the Atlantic and Pacific Coasts 2.The highest elevations in the ...
April 5, 2013 by bre

History
I need some help with my history assignment. I need to know what is the difference in modern terrorism and its historical antecedents.
December 3, 2010 by Mya

Social Studies
'That rural Australia is NOT always given the short straw' If you don't happen to know about Australia, just rural areas in general. What advantages do they have over modern cities?
March 7, 2008 by Pingu Head

American Studies
Affordable housing and improved transportation allowed people to begin to move away from central cities to the suburbs Think: When did affordable housing and highways come about? The industrial revolution gave rise to urbanization Think: When was the first occurrence of ...
May 28, 2011 by Brittany

us history
what problems did rapid growth pose for cities?
November 12, 2008 by j25

history
how did the romans built cities and showed us how to organize these?
September 14, 2010 by claire

English
Choose the topic that best limits the broad subjects music. A.) famous pianists B.) modern rap music C.) history of the harmonica D.) history of "The Star-Spangled banner" Not sure on this one. Please help Thanks.
May 21, 2014 by Cassie

Math
A sales representative must visit five cities. There are direct air connections between each of the cities. Use the multiplication rule of counting to determine the number of different choices the sales representative has for the order in which to visit the cities. ____choices
July 7, 2011 by Ashley

World history
During early civilizations why did most cities rise in river valleys? a.River valleys provided work to men who built dikes and canals b.People built cities on riverbanks for easy access to travel and trade c.city-state goverment centers were located in river valleys d.these ...
December 15, 2010 by alley

Science
Do I have these correct according to the H-R Diagram? Hot (blue stars) are on the left side of the modern H-R diagram bright stars are the top of modern H-R diagram cool (red) stars are the ride side side of modern H-R diagram dim stars are the bottom of modern H-R diagram
October 14, 2008 by Tyler

Arkansas History
What are some major cities in Crowley's Ridge?
August 19, 2011 by Rikky

History
What is the offical name of modern china?
April 8, 2008 by Leah

us history
modern world peacekeeping organization
March 20, 2010 by hassan

HiSTORY ....helpppppp
what did it mean to be modern in the 1920's?
March 21, 2011 by ashley --- HELP PLEASEE!!!

History
theodore roosevelt modern president?
January 17, 2014 by Reina B.

History
How does the industrialization (factories) of cities change the face of labor? Who was involved?
November 14, 2011 by Chantel

History
What country are these cities in? Bellman, Port-au- Prince , Tegucigalpa and Managua?
October 11, 2012 by Emma

modern wrld history
why is the rain forest important
April 28, 2014 by kathy

History
What is the difference between classical and modern archeology?
September 18, 2014 by Patricia

Science
If 2 cities on a globe is equal to 7cm, what is the actual distance between the 2 cities?
October 15, 2014 by Logan

history
Why did Alexander go to India? Was it for gold? Did he conquer any cities there or name any after himself? Thank you.
December 28, 2007 by fiona

modern world history
what does "government of laws not of men" mean?
September 12, 2007 by sherlyn

modern world history
how did the reformation contributed to the growth of democracy?
September 12, 2007 by sherlyn

modern world history
how is republic different from direct democracy?
September 12, 2007 by lessly

american history
how do you translate eglish into modern english
October 4, 2007 by lemon

Ancient World History
why is zoroaster the basis for modern religion?
March 20, 2011 by ricki

History
how have the metis retain their culture in modern canada
March 18, 2014 by Mari

global, history
5 contributions of Ancient Greece to modern society
October 22, 2014 by Cynthia

HIS 204
During a remarkable period of change from roughly 1865 to the early 20th century, the great cities that we know and love today expanded at an incredibly rapid pace and went through a fundamental transformation in composition and construction. Select one of the ways that the ...
November 8, 2011 by Bethe

History
What were the three major cities in the Islamic world? How did each develop and grow to become important?
December 5, 2010 by Hi

U.S. history
what proplems did the rapid growth of cities pose to U.S.decades following the civil war?
December 11, 2010 by austin

Ancient World History
HOW DID THE GROWTH OF CITIES LEAD TO FORMATION OF GOVERNMENT? AND WHAT IS THE STONE AGE?
March 20, 2011 by ricki

HISTORY
In the new cities of the 1800s, streetcars were to the suburbs and residential neighborhoods as glass and steel were to
September 1, 2013 by ARSENE

world history
How did the french revolutionary army help to create modern nationalism?
October 19, 2009 by Trisha

History
Who invented the modern day alphabet? Phoenicans Thanks Mrs. Sue
October 13, 2010 by klk

History
How did Alfred the Great secure his modern reputation as a state-builder?
July 9, 2012 by Alma Dean

Quantitative Literacy | MAT106 VG
Pick four cities and divide them into pairs. Use the Internet to find the length of the circle between the first pair of cities. You might try using the site Great Circle Mapper or a similar Web site to help you. Estimate the great circle path between other pair of cities. ...
October 15, 2010 by TANYA

Art History
I am looking for some pointers, ideas or links to resources. Discuss the relationship between art and modern life in Europe from c. 1830-1880. What factors (political, social, economic, intellectual) contributed to the formation of modern society in the nineteenth century? How...
April 16, 2009 by Opanyin

world history
how did alfred the great secure his modern reputation as a state builder?
April 14, 2011 by geri

US History
Where were some of the great achievements created by the enormous growth of American cities in the last decades of the 19th century?
May 31, 2010 by Stephanie

history
After the 1890s, many americans left (tenements,farms) to find a better life and jobs in the cities.
January 9, 2013 by HELLO!

European History
What is the common theme between Modern Totalitarianism, Stalin's Collectivization, and the Kulaks?
April 10, 2010 by Kat

history
create a collage that shows how greek culture is reflected in modern-day society.
November 8, 2010 by ray

history
name 2 of the previous names of the modern day city of istanbul (show me link to help me)
January 8, 2012 by paul

history of modern china
was the expectation of chinese rulers during the taiping rebellion unrealistic?
June 22, 2012 by Maria

History
What was the name of the people who settled Gaul that became modern France? Was is the romans??? or the celtics???
October 7, 2013 by JJ

modern wo rld history
high school Did Kennedy avert the Cuban Missile Crisis?
April 27, 2014 by kathy

History
True or false history questions. im stuck on two questions? As expressed in the painting by Eugene Delacroix, early 19th century reformers found their rally cry in freedom and justice, a legacy from the french revolution. true or false? The french revolution was the beginning ...
March 23, 2013 by Jessica Hamilton

world history
who do most modern historians think was responsible for the war? Germany is this answer right.
January 27, 2008 by Henrietta

world history
the modern nations that NOW occupy the place where the four rivers vally civllizations
October 28, 2010 by shalyda

history
create a college that shows how ancient greek culture is reflected in modern-day society.
November 9, 2010 by javier

world history
compare/contrast the rise of communism and modern events in china and Russia help please!
January 11, 2011 by billy

Grammar and Composition
Using a map select cities in these coordinates. Then, using a newspaper or other resources, describe the weather forecast for these cities. I've done the first part. Now, for the second part, does it mean that I just find out the weather for today in those cities? for example...
January 5, 2010 by y912f

History
History of Japan questions? Could someone give some information on the following topics about the history of Japan. Please just write one or two sentences for each. This is not a homework assignment, it's just for my own research. I need answers ASAP. Note: This not about ...
June 1, 2010 by Justin Bieber

Physical Anthropology
According to the multiregional evolution model- A. anatomically modern H. sapiens originated exclusively in Africa B. modern H. sapiens are a separate species from Neanderthals C. some local populations of archaic H. sapiens in Europe, Asia, and Africa contributed to the ...
March 13, 2012 by Taylor

World History
Hello, Who would be considered the father of Modern Socialism? I thought Karl Marx...but I'm not certain. Thank You
January 5, 2008 by Mandi

modern american history
the boom in the oil industry was only one part of what became known as the second industria?
September 15, 2009 by ce ce

History
Please help. What was one of the powerful movements that transformed European society during the early modern era?
November 14, 2011 by John

history
Explain Japanese internment and what (if any) role that period plays in the racial politics and interaction of modern Americans.
June 9, 2014 by Anonymous

History
This is my last question that I have today. This is from our history book. Can you please tell me what it means. I don't understand what it's trying to say. All I get out of it is that he was the one who shaped what the president should do. Jackson was responsible for molding ...
November 5, 2009 by Unknown

History
a) Which technologies have been pivotal in the development of the Information Age? To what extent did the Industrial Revolution create the foundation for modern technologies? b) How have the technological changes of the Information Age transformed modern society? c) How are ...
February 3, 2014 by Shadyy

World History
City-States Essay Assignment In what ways were the Indus Valley people an advanced civilization? In what ways did their civilization compare to an advanced modern civilization today? How is this? The Indus Valley people had great architectures. The yearly floods that the Indus...
August 17, 2013 by Vanessa

history
i need to come up with 5 modern day, living people who would agree with the enlightenment philosopher, Voltaire's ideas
September 7, 2008 by lisa

history
How did European explorations and commercial activities in the early modern period affect regions of the Middle East and Asia?
June 8, 2011 by ivan

History
I need some information on China's modern genocides and crimes against humanity staying the 20th century.
April 27, 2012 by Logan

world history
Comparing and Contrasting-In what ways are modern burial practices similar to those of the ancient Egyptians? How are they different?
September 23, 2013 by Anonymous

geography
Please check this for me: The construction of the Erie Canal was important because it a. linked the Hudson River in New York and the Great Lakes in the Midwest, greatly increasing the trade between the two regions b. helped eastern cities such as Boston and Philadelphia become...
September 1, 2009 by y912f

Geography
Please help me on this question: 9. The construction of the Erie Canal was important because it a. linked the Hudson River in New York and the Great Lakes in the Midwest, greatly increasing the trade between the two regiions. b. helped eastern cities such as Boston and ...
January 19, 2010 by y912f

earth science
if you didnt know these cities were all cities of the United States, how could you tell from the temperature curves that they were all in the Northern Hemisphere?
January 28, 2010 by susan

Modern World History
Where can i find information on the legacy of World War One? Mainly i'm lookin for The American Entrance, The Russian Exit, and The armistice. http://www.bbc.co.uk/history/worldwars/wwone/ Several sections are interesting here, including the one (scroll down) called Making ...
February 18, 2007 by Bryan

Algebra
Two cities are 5 1/2 inches apart on a map. The actual distance between the cities is 66 miles. What scale was used to draw the map?
January 10, 2011 by Sasha

world history
Why is increased interregional trade a factor that represents the most significant cause of growth of cities in Afro-Eurasia in the period 1000-1450?
January 17, 2012 by Andrea

Modern HIstory
Hi can someone expain to me how to do a research question/hypothesis for an analytical essay about Hitler? Thank-you The teachers explaination confused me!
April 1, 2011 by Ria

Modern History
Hi! I need a good website which talks about how many people Stalin had executed and the mock trials... Thanks! Tasha
April 5, 2011 by Tasha

history
I have to do a research aper on any topic in American history. One part of history that I enjoy studying is when new inventions came around or when things become more modern (think housewife using vacuum type scenario if you get what I mean) or like when department stores ...
September 18, 2010 by kelli

World History
Who would be considerd a modern day renaissance person? an why Beata Pozniak is a modern day renaissance woman, a master of several fields... http://www.smc.edu/voices/fea_artists/pozniak.htm
September 30, 2006 by Bryan

history
What other cities did Germany "attack" during the time of the division of East and West Germany?
July 26, 2008 by Will

Math
A theater group made appearances in two cities. The hotel charge before tax in the second city was $1000 higher than in the first. The tax in the first city was 4% , and the tax in the second city was 7% . The total hotel tax paid for the two cities was $455 . How much was the...
April 1, 2013 by jess

MATH
THE SCALE OF A MAP IS 0.5 IN :25MI THE ACTUAL distance between two cities is 725mi write a proportion that represents the relationship how far apart will the cities be on the map
November 7, 2013 by ASTRID

English
I left out the following statements. Could you please if they are possible, please? 1) Oscar Wilde was a great novelist. Moreover/Furthermore/Further/ he wrote very funny comedies. Italy is wonderful. In addition, Italian people are very friendly. 2) This hotel is very big as ...
November 21, 2011 by Henry2

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