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ireland
which careers are the most desired in ireland? Since 64% of Ireland's people work in service industries, these are the most desired jobs for the population. Ireland does a lot of computer and information technology.
Saturday, August 18, 2007 at 6:24pm by rachel

Geography
The Irish people started to hate the British people for this & it followed from generation to generation & resulted in several uprisings in Ireland for freedom. In the late 1700’s the French supported a rebellion in Ireland and as a result the British Empire annexed Ireland as...
Monday, October 12, 2009 at 4:08pm by mysterychicken

Geography
The British policy toward Ireland left a legacy of hostility and detestation. In 1798, the French supported a rebellion in Ireland. The United Kingdom responded in 1801 by annexing Ireland. Many Irish continued to press for independence throughout the nineteenth century. ...
Saturday, October 3, 2009 at 12:10pm by mysterychicken

current events (cont)
Ireland is an independent nation, although it was ruled by Britain for many years until it became independent in 1921. However, the northern six counties has remained part of the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland since then. Northern Ireland is mostly ...
Tuesday, November 6, 2007 at 8:02pm by Ms. Sue

ireland
Is a free choice of careers in ireland or is a career chosen for each person by the goverment? Ireland has free choice of careers. Just as in most of the world, Irish people can hold any job for which they are qualified. thank you for the help You're very welcome.
Saturday, August 18, 2007 at 6:20pm by rachel

ireland
how many hours do people typically work in week (in ireland)? Check this site for the length of the normal work week in Ireland. http://www.fedee.com/workinghours.shtml thanks,you have really helped me You're very welcome. I hope you enjoy your study of Ireland.
Saturday, August 18, 2007 at 6:27pm by rachel

English (about Ireland)
Hello, For my final exam in English, I have to do a five minute presentation about Ireland and I've chosen to talk about "the political and economical situations in Ireland". The thing is just that I don't really know much about this topic. Can anyone explain this to me or ...
Monday, May 9, 2011 at 2:36am by Tobias

Social Studies 9
Every conflict has two sides. From the Irish Catholic point of view, the English invaded this island and tried to impose Protestantism on its people. One of my ancestors from England was awarded land in Ireland. Over much time and warfare, the Irish won back most of their ...
Saturday, September 24, 2011 at 3:00pm by Ms. Sue

ireland
Hey. I was wondering if you could help me.... what are the main reasons Ireland has had a troubled relationship w/ great Britain? how many years after the northern invasion did Henry II declare himself lord of Ireland? how many years passed between the end of the Irish ...
Thursday, April 12, 2012 at 5:24pm by ♥rebel•stupidity=kathy

Writing
What better time to kiss the Blarney Stone than March! Help your readers plan a trip to Ireland by writing a travel article with interesting facts about the country My Facts: Want a trip to Ireland? Well you should go because there is a lor of amazing interesting facts about ...
Monday, March 5, 2012 at 8:49pm by Colton

Ireland
Determine whether or not the following statement is a fact or an opinion: "Protestants and Catholics in Northern Ireland both feel threatened by the past and are reluctant to negotiate." What does it mean? pwetty pwease help me!!!
Thursday, April 12, 2012 at 4:59pm by ♥rebel•stupidity=kathy

ireland
I don't know about 2 and 3. That information is in your book. Please read more about the Troubles in Northern Ireland. You missed the main point.
Thursday, April 12, 2012 at 5:24pm by Ms. Sue

Social Studies
What are the immigration and emigration issues in Ireland and what are some population issues that Ireland is dealing with?
Wednesday, February 27, 2008 at 12:36am by Maddie

Global History
So, in this way, the British became imperialistic over Ireland? The British supressed Ireland's rebellions only to keep making the Irish export wheat and Barley?
Tuesday, February 23, 2010 at 7:47pm by Chris

Geography
With the passage of time, the rulers following Henry the VIII tried to impose the protestant Christian religion on to the Irish people in Ireland who were mainly Irish. The Irish people resisted this & as a result war broke out between the Irish & the English people. When the ...
Monday, October 12, 2009 at 4:08pm by mysterychicken

Geography
thankyou :) here's the rest: Throughout their movement for Independence, many Irish continued to press for freedom during the nineteenth century. The Rebellions between years 1916 and 1921 led officials in the United Kingdom and Ireland to divide the island into two parts. The...
Saturday, February 13, 2010 at 7:22pm by y912f

ireland
what are the most common careers in ireland? Accordiing to the source linked below, Ireland's workforce is divided as follows. agriculture: 8% industry: 29% services: 64% (2002 est.) https://www.cia.gov/library/publications/the-world-factbook/geos/ei.html#Econ Industry means ...
Saturday, August 18, 2007 at 6:23pm by rachel

Social Studies 9
You're welcome. We're here to answer questions. :-) The English Protestants have lived in Northern Ireland for generations. It's their land and of course they resent the Irish for wanting to annex it to Ireland. How would you feel if a neighboring state wanted to take over ...
Saturday, September 24, 2011 at 3:00pm by Ms. Sue

readings in world civilization
What accounted for the mass emigration from Ireland to America in the nineteenth century? A. England's refusal to grant Ireland sovereignty B. The scarcity of food in the British Isles C. The wars between Catholics and Protestants D. The job opportunities available in America
Thursday, July 26, 2012 at 12:47pm by Anonymous

Geography
Approximately two thirds of the 1.6 million people who live in Northern Ireland today are Protestant; most of the rest are still Catholic. The majority of Catholics support the reunification of Ireland, while the Protestants oppose it. Both Protestant and Catholic extremists ...
Saturday, October 3, 2009 at 12:10pm by mysterychicken

English (about Ireland)
Economic, not economical!! A five-minute presentation on something you know almost nothing about?? Why did you choose this topic? You'd have to decide a time period you want to focus on, and you may have to choose which part of Ireland, as well. http://www.google.com/search?q=...
Monday, May 9, 2011 at 2:36am by Writeacher

World HIstory
Is iceland part of the British Isles? No, just Great Britian and Ireland are part of the British isles. oops. I meant Ireland instead of iceland. Thanks though. It asnwered my question !
Sunday, September 3, 2006 at 8:55pm by l

current events..help again please!
regarding the situation in northern Ireland, what do you think is the most probable outcome regarding the situation between the Protestants and the Catholics? The Protestants want to remain apart of the United Kingdom but the Catholics want to unite with Ireland.
Wednesday, October 31, 2007 at 10:38pm by kelly

Writing
This is my favorite travel site. http://www.lonelyplanet.com/ireland
Monday, March 5, 2012 at 8:49pm by Ms. Sue

English
Can you please check if everything is correct? I included two paragraphs on the history of Ireland. Thank you. 1) The rebels occupied Dublin's key buildings and for some days had control of the city. The revolt, however, was put down by the British army and 14 of the rebels, ...
Saturday, March 26, 2011 at 10:31am by Mike

geography
Budapest is the capital of Hungary. Check this site for the capital of Ireland. http://wiki.answers.com/Q/Were_the_continental_army_soldiers_payed I found this site by Googling capital Ireland.
Wednesday, March 5, 2008 at 5:05pm by Ms. Sue

Geography
No, this is not a stupid question at all. The U.K. is confusing. The official name of this country is the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland. On the island of Britain are England, Wales, and Scotland. Northern Ireland is in the northeastern corner of the ...
Monday, January 12, 2009 at 7:29pm by Ms. Sue

Government
It must be C. Check this site. http://www.now.org/issues/economic/cea/ireland.html
Wednesday, April 22, 2009 at 11:53am by Ms. Sue

current events..help again please!
Things have settled down in Northern Ireland. It will main a part of the UK for the foreseeable future. The two religions have agreed to share political power there, and the UK has granted Northern Ireland increased autonomy. Unless and until Catholics become a majority there...
Wednesday, October 31, 2007 at 10:38pm by drwls

Social Studies
Ireland is a parliamentary democracy. It is ruled by an elected president and an appointed prime minister chosen by the president from the majority party or coalition. It is a very stable and prosperous country. They tend to avoid military alliances, but have contributed ...
Thursday, February 28, 2008 at 1:07am by drwls

Economics for Global Manager
If the current exchange rate is US$1 equals € .70, how much did you win in US dollars? Suppose that the interest rate in Irish banks is 2% for a one year CD. In the USA, the rate is 4% for a one year CD. If you left your winnings in Ireland, how many euros would you have in a ...
Sunday, November 8, 2009 at 11:11pm by Jcalhoun

Geography
#53. In an essay, discuss the causes of discontent between Catholic and Protestants in Ireland and the significant events in this drama. Be sure to include dates throughout your essay in order to create a timeline of the events. my answer: Ireland’s history has been shaped by ...
Saturday, February 13, 2010 at 7:22pm by y912f

Social Studies 9
Thank you !! oh . i forgot, its another english protestant point of view. and am i suppose to write: The Troubles (Irish: Na Trioblóidí) was a period of ethno-political conflict in Northern Ireland which spilled over at various times into England, the Republic of Ireland, and ...
Saturday, September 24, 2011 at 3:00pm by Stephanie

Geography
I have to write an essay on this topic: In an essay, discuss the causes of discontent between Catholics and Protestants in Ireland and the significant events in this drama. Be sure to include dates throughout your essay in order to create a timeline of the events. This is what...
Saturday, October 3, 2009 at 12:10pm by mysterychicken

Geography
Is it Ireland? Thanks -MC
Sunday, October 11, 2009 at 4:28pm by mysterychicken

ireland
oh. okay. give me a moment.
Thursday, April 12, 2012 at 5:38pm by ♥rebel•stupidity=kathy

english (quote)
Yes, he is speaking of Ireland.
Tuesday, November 27, 2007 at 8:00pm by bobpursley

geography
Hungary:Budapest::Ireland:?
Tuesday, March 4, 2008 at 6:33pm by Frances

geography
Hungary:Budapest::Ireland:?
Wednesday, March 5, 2008 at 5:05pm by Frances

english/science
This is the second paragraph. "Built at the Harland and Wolff shipyard in Belfast, Ireland,[6] the Titanic was the largest passenger steamship in the world at the time of her sinking.[7] During the Titanic's maiden voyage (from Southampton, England[8] to Cherbourg, France,[9] ...
Monday, October 8, 2007 at 9:01pm by Ms. Sue

world history
What was the goal of the young ireland rebellion?
Thursday, October 15, 2009 at 7:13pm by bob

ireland
I posted a map for you that shows this land form.
Thursday, April 12, 2012 at 5:38pm by Ms. Sue

home economics
what are 3 benifits of food imports into ireland?
Wednesday, April 6, 2011 at 1:30pm by jennifer

world history
Google Irish home rule or Ireland potatoes
Tuesday, September 18, 2007 at 5:03pm by Ms. Sue

geography
Thank you for using the Jiskha Homework Help Forum. "Faith 'n B'gorrah!" T'is Ireland!
Wednesday, March 5, 2008 at 5:23pm by SraJMcGin

economics
concepts and problems in Macroeconomics Ireland's high unemployment rate
Sunday, March 14, 2010 at 3:05pm by Pheobe01

English
1) Swift was born in Ireland of English parents. He was also educated there, and he became a priest. 2) He left Dublin for England in 1689 to live with the family of William Temple, one of the foremost statesmen of the day. 3) He stayed with the Temple family for ten years, ...
Wednesday, April 18, 2012 at 8:19am by Writeacher

Ireland
Okay. A semi-personal question Ms.Sue.... do you agree or disagree w/ this opinion?
Thursday, April 12, 2012 at 4:59pm by ♥rebel•stupidity=kathy

geography
Would Ireland be considered a developed country? How wealthy is it in comparison to other countries? Thanks!
Tuesday, January 19, 2010 at 9:17am by Lydia

ireland
large areas of the Scottish highlands contain broad treeless plains is called
Thursday, April 12, 2012 at 5:38pm by ♥rebel•stupidity=kathy

6th Grade History
Questions: 1) a priest who brought Christianity to Ireland 2) a separation of the two most important branches of Christianity 3) from this country monks traveled the continent of Europe establishing monasteries. name the country? 4)an iconoclast, or image breaker, is known ...
Friday, March 30, 2012 at 7:23pm by ☻i♥zee☻

Global History
Yep. The British treatment of the Irish wasn't the start of Britains imperialistic motives in Ireland.
Tuesday, February 23, 2010 at 7:47pm by Ms. Sue

English
I think I made a mistake. Which authors, among those you studied this year, were (not was?) born in Ireland?
Monday, July 4, 2011 at 1:37pm by Henry2

history
How does the nationalism that developed over the Berlin Wall in Germany differ from the situation in Northern Ireland with the Catholics and Protestants?
Wednesday, November 7, 2007 at 7:55pm by courtney

english (quote)
What does "almost everything in this isle enjoys immunity to poison" - Bede mean? Does it have something to do with Ireland?
Tuesday, November 27, 2007 at 8:00pm by Riley

History
You could begin with some of the following links: http://search.yahoo.com/search?fr=mcafee&p=causes+%26+effects+during+the+DeValera+era+in+Ireland+that+censorship+was+necessary+to+preserve+Irish+identity Sra
Tuesday, October 12, 2010 at 5:51pm by SraJMcGin

current events (cont)
how is the situation in Ireland with the Protestants and catholics different in term of nationalism when compared to the conflict in Israel/Palestine?
Tuesday, November 6, 2007 at 8:02pm by kelly

world history
False, in the mid 1800s, Ireland experienced a great potatoe famine and many died and others moved to America.
Tuesday, September 18, 2007 at 5:03pm by Ben

english (quote)
"Ireland is broader than Britain and has a much healthier and milder climate; for the snow scarcely ever lies there above three days: no man makes hay in the summer for winter’s provision, or builds stables for his beasts of burden. No reptiles are found there, and no snake ...
Tuesday, November 27, 2007 at 8:00pm by bobpursley

English
Can you please check these sentences on Jonathan Swift's life? Thank you, Writeacher. 1) Swift was born in Ireland of English parents. He was also educated there and he became a priest. 2) He left Dublin for England in 1689 to reside (stay at?) at the household of William ...
Tuesday, April 17, 2012 at 5:12pm by Matthew

English
there is a thesis generator out there just Google it this helped me out a lot when I did my paper on Ireland
Thursday, May 22, 2008 at 11:58pm by Anonymous

Literature
Like Swift, Gulliver becomes upset with the iunesticjs he sees in the world. If you've ever read Jonathan Swift's "A Modest Proposal," you will see how he attempts to condemn and satire the corrupt political situation of Ireland, as he suggests that they eat their children and...
Tuesday, January 19, 2010 at 12:16pm by QTTYvebrrtBXpNczqFH

Ms Sue -- Welcome back
Thanks, Reiny. We had a great time! Paris was as charming as ever. And the sun shone every day in Ireland -- a major miracle!
Wednesday, May 12, 2010 at 3:54pm by Ms. Sue

English
Writeacher,could you please check if everything is Ok. Thank you very much for your invaluable help! 1) Swift was born in Ireland of English parents. He was also educated there and he became a priest. 2) He left Dublin for England in 1689 to reside (stay at?) at the household ...
Wednesday, April 18, 2012 at 8:19am by Matthew

social studies
The first immigrants to the United States were mainly from England, Scotland, Ireland, Germany, and? a. Russia. b. Italy. c. Scandinavia. d. Greece I think its either A or C please help
Wednesday, March 5, 2014 at 3:23pm by luna

Science
In addition, you can heat the house and water with wood. In Ireland, the traditional fuel is peat. Water power also generates electricity.
Wednesday, May 29, 2013 at 5:58pm by Ms. Sue

arts and culure
social role: forming cultural relationships and identities. transitioning a new culture Making peace between differing cultures (ie, Catholic and British in N. Ireland).
Sunday, January 3, 2010 at 8:39pm by bobpursley

History
what were the causes and effects during DeValera’s era in ireland that created the belief that evil in literature and journalism came from abroad and that censorship was necessary to preserve Irish identity?
Tuesday, October 12, 2010 at 5:51pm by Mike

International Business
Why does Logitech manufacture in China and Taiwan, undertake basic R&D in California and Switzerland, design products in Ireland and coordinate marketing and operations from California?
Tuesday, August 17, 2010 at 12:21pm by Stacy

Social Studies
The newest at Busch Gardens (Europe) is Ireland. If you are talking about Busch Gardens Africa, i have no idea.
Tuesday, December 4, 2007 at 9:01pm by Amanda

Global History
Obviously, the British didn't give a d**n about the Irish peasants. The British just wanted to take what they wanted from Ireland.
Tuesday, February 23, 2010 at 7:47pm by Ms. Sue

social studies
I need five facts on climate for Europe. Can be any country in europe. I need help. Please help me!!! http://www.tutiempo.net/en/Climate/europe.htm Choose a country; then choose a city; then you can change the month and/or year and see what happens. http://ec.europa.eu/...
Monday, October 9, 2006 at 10:09pm by Afton

history
There was never a wall between Northern Ireland and the Irish Republic. Germany was divided artificially by countries that conquered it in WW2. The division was based upon disagreements between the occupying powers, not religious differences of the Germans.
Wednesday, November 7, 2007 at 7:55pm by drwls

LiteratureSATIRE143
PLEASE CORRECT!! _______ 1. A Modest Proposal satirizes — A English policy in Ireland B Irish bankers C people who do not pay rent D problems caused by overpopulation ______ 2. The narrator of AModest Proposal assumes the character of a(n) — F American giving advice to ...
Thursday, November 3, 2011 at 12:06pm by lucy

Social Studies
What form of government does Ireland have? Is it stable? Do they have any allies? I've been surfing the web for a really long time now, searching for the answers to these questions. I'm really stuck...
Thursday, February 28, 2008 at 1:07am by Maddie

English
Is "students' mobility" a commonly understood term? In the US, I'd use the phrase "student exchange" in its place, but if the "mobility" phrasing is understood in Ireland and Italy, then stay with it. Other than that, this sentence is fine.
Friday, March 23, 2012 at 11:01am by Writeacher

SoCiAl
Hitler entered France by conquering this nation on its northwestern border_________. This question was on a test I just got back today and I can't figure it out. Isn't the only nation on the northwest border of France Great Britain??? Anyway, the answer is not Great Britain, b...
Monday, April 23, 2007 at 3:41pm by Anonymous

Social Studies 9
1, http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/The_Troubles http://cain.ulst.ac.uk/othelem/landon.htm http://www.faqs.org/minorities/Western-Europe-and-Scandinavia/Northern-Ireland.html 2. It's not a matter of past events being "allowed" to control events today. People cannot be controlled, ...
Saturday, September 24, 2011 at 3:00pm by Ms. Sue

world history
Although Queen Elizabeth II is the monarch of the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland, her role is largely ceremonial in a parliamentary democracy. None of the choices are correct, but pure democracy (C) probably comes closest.
Saturday, January 22, 2011 at 1:39am by drwls

Math
A tourist in Ireland wants to visit seven different cities. If the route is randomly selected, what is the probability that the tourist will visit the cities in alphabetical order?
Sunday, February 21, 2010 at 12:31pm by Shannon

Statistics / Math
A tourist in Ireland wants to visit seven different cities. If the route is randomly selected, what is the probability that the tourist will visit the cities in alphabetical order?
Tuesday, February 26, 2008 at 1:24am by Sam

adult education
I am not so certain the text did it. Social and cultural conflicts, as well as power greed, probably had much more to do with it than the intrepretations of the text. I remember well the divisions in North Ireland, in which Catholics and Protestants were fiercly divided, but ...
Sunday, January 11, 2009 at 3:13pm by bobpursley

Irish
Here's one possibility: >>homework<< TRANSLATION: homework = n obair bhaile f2 But they could also call it "homework" since English is spoken in Ireland, too! =)
Wednesday, September 5, 2007 at 12:13pm by Writeacher

statistics
A professor teaches two different subjects (history and sociology) in an ethnically diverse college. She wants to know how much interest students have in prominent political figures. She reasons that knowing this will help her plan for future lectures. She asked students to ...
Sunday, February 12, 2012 at 8:14pm by John

history
1.a. which countries remained neutral during World War II? SWEDEN, SPAIN, IRELAND, TURKEY, SWITZERLAND (please correct me if i'm wrong) b. How did Britain's location help that nation to avoid a German invasion? (help) c. why might it have been a mistake for Germany to have ...
Tuesday, March 31, 2009 at 7:55pm by history

History/Geography
Think about all of the places that are experiencing some conflict today. Israel/Palestine North and South Korea Tibet Sudan Mexico Northern Ireland Iran Iraq Afghanistan Pakistan India Then imagine what might happen to escalate the present conflict into a real war.
Friday, October 15, 2010 at 11:31am by Ms. Sue

french
you have just started boarding school in ireland.write to your french penpal and give your impressions at the end of your first month.include..name,age,subjects,favourite teacher,least favourite teacher,your school,your typical day.
Wednesday, November 18, 2009 at 1:28pm by sinead

English
Can you please check these sentences? Thank you. 1) Fishing was an important source of income in the Maldives. Now it has been replaced by tourism. 2) In Dublin you can go shopping in the busy and noisy streets around Grafton Street. 3) In 1845 Ireland was struck (hit) by a ...
Monday, December 6, 2010 at 10:12am by Franco

Western Experience since the sixteenth century
Ms. Sue can you please help me? I have been searching for this answer and can not seem to find it. What forces have been made for the increasing unity since the continent of Europe has become tightly integrated? Were the landmarks that charted its path Great Britain, Ireland, ...
Tuesday, November 9, 2010 at 11:16pm by Michelle

physics
metric countries are : The United Kingdom,Canada,New Zealand,Republic of Ireland. non-metre countries are: The United States,Burma(Myanmar),Liberia. both metric and non-metric countries are:
Thursday, April 17, 2008 at 12:26pm by metric and non-metric system

Social Studies
This site claims that she was soft-spoken, but her voice carried. Also note that she was born in Ireland so probably had an Irish accent. She was also well-educated for the time -- having attended normal school -- which was where elementary teachers received their education. ...
Saturday, October 27, 2007 at 8:21pm by Ms. Sue

6th grade
Let's start with the smallest unit -- England. It, along with Scotland and Wales, is a country on the island of Great Britain. The British Isles are composed of Great Britain plus the small islands surrounding it. The U.K. is the abbreviation for the entire country. Officially...
Tuesday, February 9, 2010 at 3:19pm by Ms. Sue

6th grade s.s forgot textbook in locker!!!!
Need help immediatly!!! If someone already posted please still post! And I'm not doing this becuze I'm lazy but becuze I forgot my textbook in my locker and there's nothing on the internet to help!!! TOPIC: NORTHERN EUROPE 1.What river makes london a center for world trade? 2....
Wednesday, January 16, 2013 at 6:44pm by leslie

English
I have to write a seven page term paper about the History of Ireland (my own choice)for my English class, beginning with a thesis statement. Right now I'm confused as how to write the thesis statement about this topic. Could someone give me an example of what I should write? ...
Thursday, May 22, 2008 at 11:58pm by Dylan

History
Since there were no English colonies in America in 1553, emigrating to Ireland would be a better choice. Check this article. http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/British_Empire
Wednesday, April 30, 2008 at 12:33am by Ms. Sue

Social Studies 9
1.: Find out more about the conflict in the northern ireland today. write one account of the situation from an irish catholic point of view, and another protestant point of view 2.: how long should events that happened in the past be allowed to control events today. explain ...
Saturday, September 24, 2011 at 3:00pm by Stephanie

grammar
underline simple subject and simple predicate: Ireland's highest peak is in the Mountains of Kerry. simple subject is peak simple predicate is "is in"
Tuesday, September 24, 2013 at 10:36pm by cici

Geography
Later on with the formation of the IRA in Ireland the armed struggle between the extremist Irish (which were mainly Catholic), and British, (mainly Protestants) continued, resulting in bomb blasts, hostage taking, kidnapping etc. In 1994 both sides decided to end the armed ...
Monday, October 12, 2009 at 4:08pm by mysterychicken

PLEASE HELP!!!!!
New York, NY to Shannon, Ireland = 3087 miles Calais, France -- 3567 miles Moscow, Russia -- 4680 miles Athens, Greece -- 4934 miles Source: http://www.indo.com/distance/
Monday, December 3, 2007 at 8:52pm by Ms. Sue

Foreign languages
We are looking for suitable accommodation in south-west Ireland. (on seafront, near Cork) Any ideas? Can you check these two sentences, Writeacher? 1) Does your hotel offer both a kids’club and a playground where my child can spend time outside? 2) It is important that the ...
Tuesday, July 10, 2012 at 11:32am by John

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