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Which of the following was true of Secretary of State William Henry Seward? A. He annexed the Midway Islands. B. He opposed American imperial expansion. C. He was successful in negotiating a trade deal with the Kingdom of Hawaii. D. He negotiated the purchase of Alaska from ...
June 1, 2012 by Abby
Which of the following was true of Secretary of State William Henry Seward? A. He opposed American imperial expansion. B. He annexed the Midway Islands. C. He negotiated the purchase of Alaska from Canada. D. He was successful in negotiating a trade deal with the Kingdom of ...
August 15, 2012 by Sara
First grade social studies
my son is in first grade and has to do a project as the curator for the american symbols. I am looking for a reputable website and having difficulty sorting out which ones to use. Can anyone help?
February 17, 2009 by noemi
Can you please explain to me what this means. Chief Justice John Marshall, in Cherokee Nation vs. Georgia held that the court had no juisdiction, under the U.S. Constitution, to deal with this issue because the Cherokees were a domestic, dependent nation- not truly sovereign ...
November 8, 2009 by Samantha
social studies please help
My social studies teacher is going over the history of baseball for a fun lesson. The question is Who was the person that created baseball? Is there an answer or is that just a trick question? Thanks
February 24, 2009 by Monay
Social Studies/History was just never my subject .. But, I was wondering If any of you people on here would be kind enough to help me, I would appreciate it! :/ Please & Thank you!? #^CountryGirl!<3
April 25, 2014 by CountryGirl!<3
can someone help me with a website or reference on creating a timeline tracking the major themes/paragism shifts in american history from the developement of sectionalism in the early 1800's throught the end of the prgressive era in the early 1900's
March 21, 2010 by Dellaine
social studies help!
“no parts of England’s colonies can be taxed without their consent….every part has a right to be represented.”-James Otis. Explain what the quote means about the relationship between the British government and the American Colonies.
January 15, 2015 by Channy-Boo
How do you think America might be different if presidents Jefferson and Adams had not died within hours of one another on Independece day? They probably would have continued their friendship through correspondance reminiscening About their contributions to the young nation's ...
May 14, 2014 by Anonymous
Please help me with the following question: The American Revolutionary War could not have been won without foreign aid. True False I think it is True, but I am not sure it that is correct. Please help, and I will appreciate it. Thank you for any help.
February 25, 2014 by Brady
what did Lincoln mean when he stated, "If we falter and lose our freedoms, it will be because we destroyed ourselves." I think he meant that when our government policies start doing more damage than all of America's enemies have done, we as a nation are allowing ourselves to ...
July 11, 2014 by Anonymous
hich of these asserted that the United States had the right to intervene in the affairs of neighboring American countries, to counter threats posed to its security and interests? A) The Fourteen Points B) The Truman Doctrine C) The Roosevelt Corollary D) The Good neighbor Policy
February 6, 2011 by Asher
Social Studies (Ms. Sue)
What were Roosevelt's achievements in the field of conservation? My answer: Roosevelt preserved more than 200 million acres of public lands. He established the nation's first wildlife refuge at Pelican, Florida. He doubled the number of national parks in the United States, and...
June 3, 2013 by Anonymous
I have quite a few fill in the balnk questions regarding Russian history luckily i have social studies in 7th period so i could finish it up during lunch but i would like to have it done since it's a study guide can yoou help
April 29, 2010 by Anonymous
How did the effort of Daniel Boone and the Louisiana Purchase encourage people to move westward? Daniel created a trail, which came to be called Wilderness Road. Soon thousands of people were going West. In 1803 the Lousiana Purchase was finished it was in the west and the ...
January 26, 2012 by Andrew
which of the following events most directly lead to American military involvement in world war 2? A: the Japanese attack on pearl Harbor. B: the bombing of London C: the soviet Union entering the war. D: Germany's invasion of Poland
June 10, 2015 by (ASAP)HelpPLZ
A 25-kg bullet traveling shoots into a physics textbook that is 3.5 cm wide, and exits the textbook traveling 40 m/s. Poor defenseless textbook! (A) What was the magnitude of the average deceleration of the bullet while it was penetrating through the textbook? (B) What was the...
October 12, 2015 by Tiara
How did the french participation in teh American Revolution factor into teh growing econimic and social crisis in France? Thank you for using the Jiskha Homework Help Forum. Just think about the war the U.S. is fighting these days. When troops leave their homeland, it takes a ...
February 22, 2007 by ..::LAUREN::..
The authors of your textbook describe the American emphasis on the pursuit of happiness. Write a 700- to 900-word paper explaining the cultural and historical factors that contribute to this perspective. Contrast the traditional American perspective on happiness with the ...
August 19, 2012 by Mommy3
social studies-theories in lanugage
I dont understand the origins of contemporary American African English...I know that there is the dialectologists model the creolists model and the integrated model but i dont get what each one is
August 1, 2008 by Anonymous
You drop a 2.3 kg textbook to a friend who stands on the ground 9 m below the textbook with outstretched hands 1.50 m above the ground. What is the speed of the textbook when it reaches the hands?
October 20, 2009 by b
Social Studies 8R
For social studies my teacher wants the class to write a paragraph about Obama winning the elections. It's just a repulsion paragraphs about how we feel when Obama won the election. Is there any REALLY GOOD vocab... like what's another words for happy or proud.
November 8, 2012 by Laruen
Explain why you think Matthew Lyon is an important figure in American History and why he should be included in the Register. Would it be that no other American has illustrated more thoroughly than Matthew Lyon the excellence of democratic institutions in affording to every man...
May 5, 2014 by Anonymous
1. Many agree that Native Americans migrated from Asia as early as _______ years ago. (1 point) 2,000 5,000* 30,000 100,000 2. What country controlled the majority of the Americas in 1783? (1 point) Great Britain* France Spain Native American 3. The Treaty of _______, signed ...
February 16, 2016 by grace
what are the effects of the declaration of independence and its influence on early american government? why is it still considered one of the most important documents in american history?
September 21, 2009 by chris
Social Studies- (Last minute Help please)
Hey. I have a social studies project due tomorrow morning, its 840 pm. It's about Prehistory in Pop Culture. Using things from prehistoric time in modern day. I need some ideas to put on the poster. Besides Geico Cavemen ad and Fruity Pebbles.
September 23, 2007 by Dallas
7th grade social studies
what are some unique facts about the Acoma pueblo? if you are going to say anything about looking in my textbook, well there is no information in ther. and i looked at some websites and they don't provide much except some original stuff. Please help!! Thank you!! p.s. please ...
September 27, 2011 by saranghae12
Bill had homework in social studies literacy and mathematics he's spent one fifth of his time on social studies and one third of his time on literacy bill estimated That he spent one 8 of his time on both social studies and literacy homework
February 26, 2014 by Shakiaya
what qualities did an africian american immigrant need in order to migrate to canada in the mid 1850 s I have to include in my answer The prior conditions of their home countries which required them to leave The obstacles/ challenges on their journey Their reception into Canada
December 14, 2013 by Bay
1. Who were the first Early American civilization to build stone pyramids? A. Maya B. Olmec C. Aztec D. Inca Ok, so I originally had A down, but I began researching even more and then clicked B. I do not know which answer is correct. If someone would help me that would be ...
October 5, 2015 by Tim
When the First World War ended, Americans welcomed what they hoped would be a “return to normalcy.” The decades that followed, however, are ones which would rarely be described as normal, in comparison to what came before or after. During these decades, a struggle ensued ...
February 28, 2013 by Jessica
Hello :) so basically my homework is about The Rise of African Civilization. It's Easy but I've looked everywhere in my textbook and can't seem to find it, so I'm going to write it out exactly why it says on my paper... How did the kingdoms in the rain forest differ from ...
August 14, 2012 by Ellisyn Noelle
Which of the following most caused the cold war? A.) Different views on communism and democracy.*** B.) Different views on the use of atomic bombs. C.) the division of Germany, Austria, and Berlin into zones of occupation. D.) The creation of the Warsaw Pact and the North ...
April 28, 2016 by JosieMauriceLeve
Prior to 1763, the British government generally followed a policy of salutary neglect towards the American colonies because it: a) wished to secure the loyalty of the colonies b) lacked a well-organized imperial system I think it is B but i think it could also be A
September 15, 2008 by Hannah
english please revise
In this study I will argue that prolonged exposure of social oppression and subjugation is the basis is for the African- American women limited participation in society’s political system. I will support my argument by providing a detailed analysis of the impact of social ...
April 28, 2008 by Christi
12. Which of these responsibilities is the job of national government, but not state or local government A. collecting taxes B. repairing roads and highways C. maintaining a military D. running public schools 14. Formal membership in a nation- state is known as A. ...
December 12, 2013 by homework help
How do you think America would be different if the Baltimore and Ohio Railroad Construction did not occur? If it had not occurred the primitive methods of travel would have continued. The American economy would not be strengthened for the lack of foreign and domestic trade.
May 14, 2014 by Anonymous
Which event marked the end of the Revolutionary War? A. the surrender of Thomas Brown B. the surrender of British General Lord Cornwallis*** C. the American loss at Camden, South Carolina D. when the Continentals took George Galphin's outpost at Silver Bluff Is this correct?
October 28, 2015 by Amber
Which of the following labor activists founded the American Federation of Labor? A. Samuel Gompers B. William Sylvis C. Terence Powderly D. Uriah Stephens I think it's Samuel Gompers. Is that correct?
May 31, 2012 by Abby
imagine that you are the leader of a native american group tht wishes to join the iroquios league. write an essay giving specific reasons why your group should join the league?? HELP!!
December 2, 2012 by leo
Learning to make candy from a recipe would relate most directly to which two of the 13 activity areas? A Math and science B Social studies and science C Cooking and math D Social studies and cooking
October 26, 2009 by Rosa
Learning to make candy from a recipe would relate most directly to which two of the 13 activity areas? A. Math and science B. Social studies and science C. Cooking and math D. Social studies and cooking
October 13, 2014 by amanda
Peasants in China a. account for very little of the nation’s overall production of food b. are given less opportunities to make profit than ever before due to harsh communist control by the Chinese government*** c. have experienced a dramatic shift because many left farming ...
October 30, 2015 by Kaai97
Learning to make candy from a recipe would relate most directly to which two of the 13 activity areas? A Math and science B Social studies and science C Cooking and math D Social studies and cooking . I belive the C is the correct answer
October 26, 2009 by Rosa
How did the search for a viable labor force affect the development of the southern colonies? What was the role of African- American slavery in the early colonial settlements? Why were twp southern colonies initially resistant to slavery?
July 31, 2009 by Jasmin
How did the search for a viable labor force affect the development of the southern colonies? What was the role of African-American slavery in the early colonial settlements? Why were two southern colonies initially resistant to slavery?
August 10, 2009 by Anonymous
Social Studies (Check, Please!)
1. What groups did Roosevelt's last New Deal programs try to help? A: Roosevelt's last New Deal programs tried to help the nation's poor and tenant farmers. 2. What was the legacy of Roosevelt's New Deal? A: The New Deal expanded the role of the federal government in society ...
November 28, 2015 by Victoria
Share two examples in American history of how the people of America shifted their ideologies from one set of beliefs to another. Why did this happen? What were the political, economic and social conditions that led to this shift?
November 28, 2011 by Linda
Social Studies 9
Can someone please help ! CAN someone please list the similarities between pioneers (American rev.) and Puritans & Jacobins (French rev.) NO links please :]
November 24, 2011 by Stephanie
How did the United States attempt to stay out of European conflicts? A. By sending a limited number of troops to France. B. By proclaming neutrality and signing treaties with Britian and Spain. C. By encouraging the Native Americans to get involved instead. D. By allowing the ...
December 1, 2014 by Callie
social studies fair need help badly.!!!
my social studies fair project is due tomorrow and i have no idea how to start my actual report i was fine and doing great until i got to the page with the usage,history, and construction of the ziggurat of ur on it.. i need a 7th grade rubric or example of a different essay...
December 18, 2012 by jaida
I'm rather confused about the whole Social Security may go bankrupt thing...since our nation is $14+ trillion dollars in debt, why would Social Security benefits stop if money runs out, since we borrow for everything else?
June 13, 2010 by Leslie
PLEASE ANSWER! PLEASE ANSWER! PLEASE ANSWER! 1) Identify two problems resulting from urban sprawl in the western region of the United States. If these problems are not solved, what will the outcome likely be? 2) Why do you think the Canadian government is opposed to Quebec's ...
March 27, 2013 by Jessica
How do the three basic geographic characteristics affect a nation? My answer: The three basic geographic characteristics affect a nation in various manners. Size affects a nation because a larger nation, such as United States, China, or Russia, has the potential to be more ...
September 4, 2013 by Anonymous
Social Studies I corrected my answer
Peasants in China a. account for very little of the nation’s overall production of food b. are given less opportunities to make profit than ever before due to harsh communist control by the Chinese government c. have experienced a dramatic shift because many left farming and ...
October 30, 2015 by Kaai97
Believing that truth is what works for actual real people, Harvard psychologist William James developed the philosophy of A. radical progressivism. B. social idealism. C. pragmatism. D. social progressivism. Is it C?
June 1, 2012 by Abby
Hi,My social studies test is coming and the review asks about the counter reformation in the age of exploration. But my Scott Foresman text doesn't say anything about the counter reformation. Where can I find out about it?
December 11, 2011 by Julia
For Social Studies we have to do this project where we have to create a radio show for our topic, and my topic is baseball in the 1920's. Do you have any good websites I can try(not wikipedia, our teachers dont like us using that)
February 26, 2008 by Emily
Is the English Writing test the most difficult GED test? I find Math easy. Am I required to memorize the Science and Social Studies? or will I be provided information and is the Science and Social Studies actually a reading test? Thank You in Advance.
October 25, 2013 by Mohammed
what are the qualities of a good socialstudies? HOW ARE The textbook used by the teacher? Opinions vary. And it depends on the course, and the age of the students, and the IQ level of the students (AP, regular, or less). My own use of texts has a history tending to not use the...
December 4, 2006 by daniel
A discussion about nullification in the south during the american antebellum period was caused by? A. the election of Abraham Lincoln B. Congress treating to abolish slavery C. the passage of the Kansas-Nebraska Act D. congress passing a protective tariff on imported goods. @...
December 9, 2015 by Anastasia
can someone help me find a website for this timeline, please. create a timeline tracking the following major themes/paradigm shifts in American history from the beginnings of the Cold war in 1945 to the end of the Cold war in the early 1900's
April 11, 2010 by dellaine
Social Studies 7 - Final Review Help!
What is the what is the unalienable rights???? answer - is those rights that cannot be surrendered, sold or transferred to someone else am i correct??????? My ss teacher gave us a review packet for the final. We just have to do the definitions and fill in charts but she said ...
June 10, 2012 by Laruen
What was the significance of the American victory at Saratoga? a.)It stopped the British plan to separate New England from the rest of the colonies.***** b.)African-American soldiers played a decisive role in the battle. c.)The Patriot Nathan Hale died there. d.)It was the ...
October 30, 2014 by Samia
I'm writing an essay on North Korea. A few years ago in Social Studies, I remember watching a documentary that featured Americans who were illegally in North Korea to do charity work so there would be less starvation. Would you be able to help me find some stories/names of ...
October 17, 2009 by Jennifer
to achieve full employment without inflation; > to restore external equilibrium and defend the dollar; > to enhance the efficiency and flexibility of our private and public economies; > to widen the benefits of prosperity; > to improve the quality of American life...
February 6, 2010 by love
in the first chapter of the book,section 1 review.i need help with number 3 and 4. number 3 is in what ways did native american cultures shares traditions and knowledge. and #4 is how do the mound builder societies provide evidence of the spread of mesoamerican culture into ...
September 14, 2010 by imaani
language arts/ social studies
my friend and i have been trying to figure out this question but we cant come to an agreement. i think its "a" and she thinks it's "b." The question has to deal with the Gettysburg Address. Lincoln's speech is noted because of its a. poetic qualities b. vision o American ...
January 22, 2012 by Brianna
projections that the social security trust fund wil soon be depleted enhance _____ with respect to how older american view health care issues A. Latency B. Salience C. intensity D. Paragmatism
July 2, 2014 by j
I really don't know......I've read my textbook over and over again but still dont know the answer........if someone could just give me a trusted website that i can read from or your answer in your own words. The question is down below!! Thank you The growth of China's economy ...
March 1, 2016 by Unknown
trying to work equation problems and my answer is different from answer in textbook. 12/x = -3 and 24=120/x 1. 12/x(12)= -3(12), x= -36 textbook has -4 2. 24(120)= 120/x(120), x = 2880 textbook has 5 What am I doing wrong???
November 19, 2015 by Amy