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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
philadelphia was one of the first A.)planned cities in the United States B.)cities that banned textile factories*** C.)areas that refused immigration D.)states that begin as a U.S. city
March 8, 2016 by #FreeGucci

History
What do we mean when we say the modern world? When did it begin? How is it different from the pre-modern world?
February 26, 2015 by Sara

U.S. History
How did the influx of immigrants affect cities? A: The influx of immigrants led architects to develop new approaches to housing and transporting large numbers of people. This resulted in the development of skyscrapers, horsecars, cable cars, and electric trolley cars. Because ...
October 7, 2015 by Victoria

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

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 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

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
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

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
Chinese "communes" were: A. Communist Party committee cadres. B. urban districts established by Mao Zedong. C. the modern equivalent of the traditional cottage industries in pre modern China. D. agricultural communities containing more than thirty thousand people. answer D
January 26, 2016 by angela

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

American history
Who do you think profited the most during the industrialization? I think the middle class of factory owners, shippers, and merchants benefited the most because American cities allowed many middle-class Americans to live a more glamorous lifestyle with all the new technology ...
May 9, 2016 by Sue

U.S. History
How did the influx of immigrants affect cities? A: The influx of immigrants led architects to develop new approaches to housing and transporting large numbers of people. This resulted in the development of skyscrapers, horsecars, cable cars, and electric trolley cars. Because ...
October 7, 2015 by Victoria

History
Please check! 1. What was the effect of the rise of unions in the late 1800s? a. The population in cities quickly grew.*** b. South Carolina developed many unions prior to World War I. c. Workers had more bargaining power with management. d. Living conditions in cities ...
March 20, 2016 by SpitFireRedHead

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

History
How did geography shape civilizations in ancient India and China? A) they built cities away from areas prone to flooding and dangerous weather B) they grew along rivers and other bodies of water C) they emerged where mountains and other natural barriers offered protection*** D...
October 26, 2016 by Kylie

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

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

Art
A cityscape artist complete a portrait of a busy, grimy, dirty city with no signs of nature. Which of the following might be be suggesting humanities relationship with the surrounding world? A. Cities encourage productivity and life. B. Cities encourage disconnection from ...
April 14, 2015 by Dawn

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

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

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
Why did improvements in agriculture lead to the growth of cities? A.The cleared forest to spread out more B.They used oxen to plow the fields so horse can be used more in cities C.Less land was used for farming and thus be used to build up cities** D.The increase in food ...
April 14, 2016 by lifeisgreat

Art help please
a cityscape artist completes a portrait of a busy, grimy, dirty, city with no signs of nature. which of the following might he be suggesting humanity's relationship with the surrounding world? A. cities encourage productivity and life B. cities encourage disconnection from ...
April 12, 2015 by Anonymous

History
Can someone please help me with this history question? I looked for the answer but couldn't find it in my lessons or through the internet... Question~ What is a modern day example of judicial review
October 20, 2015 by Abby

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 ...
April 5, 2013 by bre

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

history
What cities are in between the European trade route? And what are the cities in between the African trade route?
November 4, 2014 by mi

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

History
Major cities of qin dynasty?
October 5, 2016 by Anonymous

History
Major cities of han dynasty?
October 5, 2016 by Anonymous

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

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

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

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.

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

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

History
Does urbanization cause cities to have a growing influence on society
November 7, 2015 by Steve

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

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

history
Gaul is the Roman term for what modern country?
April 20, 2015 by Alex

american history
What was one effect that mass transit had on American cities? A. Most urban workers no longer had to live in tenements. B. The number of skyscrapers increased dramatically because there was no room left on the ground. C. Conflicts over ethnic and racial divisions declined ...
April 20, 2016 by Anonymous

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

History
What was one effects that mass transit had on American cities?
June 8, 2016 by Anonymous

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

U.S. History
1. What cities were destination points fro the Chisholm Trail? A: Abilene, Ellsworth, and Dodge City in Kansas were destination points for the Chisholm Trail. 2. Why do you think the destination cities at the end of the cattle trails are all located along railroad lines? A: I ...
October 7, 2015 by Victoria

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

History
The second amendment protects the right of the people to keep and bear arms, yet it is illegal to owns some weapons. how this happen A.)A right to public safety is guaranteed in the constitution B.)The united states is not threatened by invasion in modern times C.)States and ...
November 6, 2015 by YRN DJ

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

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

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

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

math
Two cities on a map are 2 and 1/4 inches apart. The cities are actually 112.5 miles apart. How many miles is represented by one inch? What is the actual distance between two cities that are 4 and 3/4 inches apart? Use proportions
January 12, 2015 by Linda

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

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
Can someone please help me? I really need help... What is a modern day example of judicial review?
October 15, 2015 by Abby

History
Use the chart titled "Population Growth in New York City, 1800-1890", to answer the following question. Between 1800 and 1890, the population of New York City changed by about how many people? A. Decreased by more than three-quarters B. Increased more than two million**** C. ...
February 29, 2016 by Aaliyah

math
The scale for a map says that 1 cm is equal to 25 miles. Jennifer measures the distance between two cities as 4.5 cm. How far apart are the cities?
October 12, 2015 by kj

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!

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

world history
why might a person say aristotle is the most modern of the ancient greek philosophers?
August 29, 2015 by Anonymous

world history
why might a person say aristotle is the most modern of the ancient greek philosophers?
August 30, 2015 by Anonymous

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

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