Recent Social Studies Questions
You and your spouse both have good retirement plans through work, and both receive social security checks based on your own incomes. If your goal is to maximize the size of your annuity check everymonth which option should you choose? A. Single Life Annuity B. Annuity for Life...
Saturday, December 14, 2013 at 8:07pm
Social Security is all but: A. financed through working individuals and employers. B. a government benefit paid to elderly and disabled. C. a specific savings plan to which individuals contribute and from which they benefit. Is the Answer C ?
Saturday, December 14, 2013 at 7:25pm
I have to write a report about British Columbia for social studies. We have to write a 1 page report only. We have to be able to hand one out to each kid in my class. We want he kids or fake business owners to go to BC. What is that piece of paper called? I know it is either a...
Saturday, December 14, 2013 at 5:15pm
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
Saturday, December 14, 2013 at 3:14pm
The typical Democratic voter A. supports limited government B. supports civil rights C. is a corporate CEO D. favors fundamentalist Christian social positions The answer is D
Friday, December 13, 2013 at 7:59pm
General- In need of advice
I am in need of blatant advice. I believe certain things. When I have to answer an open or multiple choice question for school that the answer they want me to put directly defies my beliefs and goes against my principles should I answer honestly what I believe or tell them ...
Friday, December 13, 2013 at 3:12am
Who suggested the Great Comprise? a. Roger Sherman b. James Madison c. John Adams d. Benjamin Franklin I think the answer is James Madison, but I am not entirely sure.
Thursday, December 12, 2013 at 4:53pm
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. ...
Thursday, December 12, 2013 at 1:16pm
8. Which of these best shows a conflict between U.S. political ideals and political reality? A. Americans believe in religious freedom, but most people in the United States are Christians. B. Americans believe in equality, but women usually make less money than men do. C...
Thursday, December 12, 2013 at 12:03pm
1. Into which political unit is the world primarily organized A. International Organizations B. Limited Governments C. Regional Organizations D. Nation-States 3. One main purpose of government is to A. maintain order and security for citizens. B. hold meetings for citizens to ...
Thursday, December 12, 2013 at 11:00am
it says combine each of the following sets of sentences into on sentence that used subordination to signal the relationships among ideas. Are these correct? can you help me 41.2 1. The original Star Trek television show ran form 1966 to 1969. It was critically acclaimed. it ...
Wednesday, December 11, 2013 at 7:37pm
what is a reason of both France and Spain for not wanting to keep the Louisiana colony ? a) the colonists refused to respect the flag b) the colony never became prosperous c) the colony was expensive to run d the colonists were to rebellious
Tuesday, December 10, 2013 at 7:11pm
The officials and employees who help the president manage his executive duties are collectively known as the _____. federal branch federal bureaucracy federal umbrella executive umbrella
Tuesday, December 10, 2013 at 12:30pm
1. Diversity most closely means (1 point) sharing cultural traits and practices with others. making up a whole of many different parts. being a member of a small ethnic group. having many similar regions next to one another. 2. How does life in Istanbul differ from life in ...
Tuesday, December 10, 2013 at 11:43am
Why is cross-cultural exchange an important part of the history of the Iberian Peninsula? I need three different examples and only have one; your thoughts would be greatly appreciated!
Tuesday, December 10, 2013 at 2:24am
My homework from the board says "Finish color illustration for Gilgamesh" but I don't know what that means.(If someone can answer me before *8:00 am I would be very grateful.) What am I supposed to do?
Tuesday, December 10, 2013 at 1:42am
why was it necessary to move fort maurepas a) native Americans kept attacking the fort b) the sandy soil the fort stood upon was useless for growing c) the king of france did not want the fort to be in a place that everyone could easily see d) the harbor was not located near ...
Monday, December 9, 2013 at 2:38pm
the fact that copper and gray northern flint was found at the poverty point suggests that poverty point inhabitants a) used materials they mined from earthworks b) traded for goods from faraway places c) had the first indoor plumbing d) experienced a change in religious beliefs
Monday, December 9, 2013 at 2:22pm
what was the purpose of the code noir ? a) to keep the enslaved people from having civil rights b) to govern the conduct of enslaved people c) to free the enslaved people after a certain number of service years d) the legalize slavery
Monday, December 9, 2013 at 2:19pm
which problem did bienville address first when he returned to serve as Louisiana governor a second time? a) food shortage b) indian relations c) lack of colonists d) money of shortage
Monday, December 9, 2013 at 1:40pm
why did the neo native americans groups settle down into communities ? a) to stay clear to euorpeans b) to make alliances against the europeans c) to farm d) to stay near water
Monday, December 9, 2013 at 1:38pm
I am only having problems answering 1 question, here it is: 13. Why do nations form alliances? Give examples of different kinds of alliances and explain their proposes. (5 points)
Monday, December 9, 2013 at 11:23am
I trying to help my younger siblings with their work so i want to print out some worksheets from a website that have answer keys but i cant find any online, if you can give me a link to some that would be great.
Sunday, December 8, 2013 at 5:15pm
Compare European settlements in New England, the Middle Colonies, the Chesapeake, and the South in terms of goals, governments, social structures, and religions. What similarities do you find most remarkable? What differences do you find interesting? Why?
Friday, December 6, 2013 at 6:50pm
Which is NOT a responsibility of the Department of Health and Human Services? =A. To coordinate federal subsidized housing programs B. To oversee medical and social service research C. The supervision of Medicare D. The management of public health programs
Thursday, December 5, 2013 at 11:37pm
English help please
1. "If thou be'st born to strange sights, 10 Things invisible to see, Ride ten thousand days and nights Till Age snow white hairs on thee; Thou, when thou return'st, wilt tell me All strange wonders that befell thee, 15 And swear No where Lives a woman true and ...
Thursday, December 5, 2013 at 6:31pm
The Some Interest Credit Company provides loans to customers at 1.5 percent interest per month. Design an application that gets customer account data that includes an account number, customer name, and balance due. For each customer, display the account number and name; then ...
Thursday, December 5, 2013 at 3:20am
science(please check answers)
Identify the choice that best completes the statement or answers the question. 1.Studies conducted in England during the Industrial Revolution have shown that children born to poor families were, on average, shorter than those born to wealthier parents. The most likely ...
Wednesday, December 4, 2013 at 11:57am
introduction to health care
the view that the ppatient is an independent actor is known as a.social justice b.autonomy c.the subjective standard d.the objective standard my answer is d
Wednesday, December 4, 2013 at 9:15am
Where can I find a good, reliable source on the internet about the Bermuda Triangle? I would like a PDF with at least a few pages and I specifically am looking for scientific explanations. Sites that end with edu or gov would be great. I have been searching the internet for ...
Tuesday, December 3, 2013 at 8:41pm
parts of profile story. When she was a freshman at Western Michigan University, Shipp says she was very indecisive about what major she wanted to pursue. She started out studying in law, but she promptly lost interest in that. She then switched her major to journalism, and ...
Sunday, December 1, 2013 at 8:42pm
This is for a Latin class, but as it has nothing to do with the language, it is more of a social studies question. For homework we had to complete a project on the Roman Empire. One part was to find all of the provinces, label them on a map, find the year they became a ...
Sunday, December 1, 2013 at 6:24pm
Social Studies question
World demand for oil is expected to increase 35% over the next 10 decades. In the US and Canada, total use of oil has actually declined over the past 20 years. Offer some possible explanations for these two opposite trends.
Sunday, December 1, 2013 at 4:54pm
I need a (positive) quote about life in the New York colony from a settler's point of view from 1600's. And the name of the person who said that, to prove it was a real colonist.
Saturday, November 30, 2013 at 9:49pm
Discuss how the recent PATRIOT Act may advance various forms of collective behavior among groups within the United States. 2. Discuss the reasons for resistance to social change. 3. Describe the political, social, and ideological reasons behind the Defense of Marriage Act.
Friday, November 29, 2013 at 9:46pm
introduction to health care
the view that a patient is an independent actor is known as a.social justice b.autonomy c.the subject standard d.the objective standard my answer is a
Wednesday, November 27, 2013 at 7:58am
Social Studies (History)
Why was the United States a "salad bowl" rather than a "melting pot"? "Salad bowl" means everybody is not the same and "melting pot" means everybody is the same. I said The U.S. is a "salad bowl" because everyone is treated ...
Monday, November 25, 2013 at 3:41pm
Based on the information given for each of the following studies, decide whether to reject the null hypothesis.For each, give (a) the Z-score cutoff (or cutoffs) on the comparison distribution at which the null hypothesis should be rejected(b) the Z score on the comparison ...
Monday, November 25, 2013 at 11:12am
n two separate studies, the actual difference between the means of a treated group and an untreated group is 3 points. However, in one study, the ÏM1-M2 is very large and so the 3 points is not found to be significant. In the other study, the ÏM1-M2 is ...
Monday, November 25, 2013 at 7:18am
Down and Out in Victorian London from Oliver Twist by Charles Dickens questions I don't understand. 1. What is a parish? (not in religious content) 2. How did social values affect the treatment of the poor? 3. What were "workhouses" and how did they operate?
Sunday, November 24, 2013 at 8:48pm
Which of the following was Eisenhower's most significant legislative achievement? A. The Highway Act of 1956 B. The establishment of modern Republicanism C. The extension of Social Security benefits D. Increasing the minimum wage
Sunday, November 24, 2013 at 10:51am
rhetoric (essay writing)
I just need a few ideas of what are the causes of racism in EGYPT and things that I can talk about relating to social class for my research paper please. Im focusing on "black" racism. Thanks :)
Saturday, November 23, 2013 at 7:01am
Which of these would most likely be allowed to appear in China today, but not in China during the Cultural Revolution? a. a film about the ideas of Mao Zedong b. a newspaper article criticizing the one-child policy c. a website commemorating the Tiananmen Square protests d. a ...
Thursday, November 21, 2013 at 3:40pm
I need help on this one question on my homework. Would you please help me? How did the presidential plan for reconstruction differ form congresses plan? A congress believed it and not the president should have power over reconstruction. B the president believed that congress ...
Wednesday, November 20, 2013 at 9:51am
When 1.0 L solution Ba (NO3) 2 2.0 M at 25oC is mixed with 1.0 L solution of 2.0 M Na2SO4 in a calorimeter, the reaction that occurs to produce solid barium sulfate and temperature of the mixture increased to 28.1 oC. Calculate the enthalpy change per mole for the reaction ...
Wednesday, November 20, 2013 at 2:53am
(respost) I chose the Airplane and I know that it was invented by the Wright brothers etc. But what I don't know what to write a paragraph on is "Describe the social impact the invention had on society". Please help! I really stuck here :? yes, thank you so much ...
Tuesday, November 19, 2013 at 11:56pm
Social Studies (History)
What does The New Colossus indicate about changes occurring in American culture? (consider the differences between Old and New Immigrants and/or roles of women)
Tuesday, November 19, 2013 at 5:38pm
Social Studies (History)
Is this a good journal entry for an Italian immigrant who came to America to New York? My family is made up of italians, i wanted to migrate to the Americas because my mother and father have died from a sickness no one could cure. It was hard for my brother, Vinny,and my ...
Tuesday, November 19, 2013 at 5:34pm
formulate a 3 stage hypothesis from "How have Asia's achievments broadened our understanding of the influence of our neighbours ?" 1. The great wall od china is a famous tourist destination toAustralians as it helps us understand the Chinese culture and History
Tuesday, November 19, 2013 at 3:38pm
Which of the following is most likely a piece of modern Chinese state propaganda? a. a short film promoting the Cultural Revolution. b. a statue showing the modern thinker Confucius. c. a poster supporting the one-child policy. d. a website giving information about a ...
Tuesday, November 19, 2013 at 12:39pm
Im a medical student and i need to evaluate the Association between depression to cardiovascular disease. 1. what Type of Research Studies makes sense to do? 2.Design (Study period, epidemiological approach...) 2. Who are the participants in study and how will be selected? (...
Tuesday, November 19, 2013 at 5:16am
For socials, we have to do a project on an invention during the industrial revolution time period. I chose the Airplane and I know that it was invented by the Wright brothers etc. But what I don't know what to write a paragraph on is "Describe the social impact the ...
Monday, November 18, 2013 at 10:32pm
Social Studies (History)
What dived the Federalists and hurt John Adams chance for reelection? a) states rights b) a treaty with France c) Neutrality Act d) war with France my answer is a treaty with Franc
Sunday, November 17, 2013 at 6:32pm
With these ideas in mind, evaluatein a paragraph eachthe following data depictions. U.S. Federal Budget Policy Outlays by Category for 2015. (U.S. Federal Budget for 2011.) p. 153. This display shows expected expenditures of the federal government in 2015, totaling...
Sunday, November 17, 2013 at 6:25pm
Why were the Native Americans so important in the clash between the French and British? Explain which side, French or British, received the best advantage with the Native Americans. Provide evidence supporting your reason for selecting that side.
Friday, November 15, 2013 at 8:23pm
college essay conclusion edit
can someone edit this. also, does it sound too melodramatic? And so, dear reader, I am no longer a child. I was unable to maintain my simplest and purest form, as the fragile innocence of my childhood has been taken. I am like an old book, torn and weathered from time, ...
Friday, November 15, 2013 at 6:54pm
an airline has a policy of booking as many as 24 person on an airplane that can seat only 23 (past studies have revealed that only 94 % of booked passengers actually arrive for the flight) find the probability that if the airline booked 24 persons, not enough seats will be ...
Friday, November 15, 2013 at 11:14am
I have to conduct a project that will be time consuming and costly and I need to justify to my principal investigator why he should approve the funding for this project.
Friday, November 15, 2013 at 7:03am
WWI: Why would the Canadiens( Francophone) and the Maritime provinces be less interested in going to war in Europe than those Canadians of British heritage?
Thursday, November 14, 2013 at 1:19am
1. How were the farms of the New England colonies similar to the farms of the Up Country? A. They grew rice B. They were plantations C. They had short growing seasons. D. They were small subsistence 2. Rice grew successfully in South Carolina because slaves________ A. Brought ...
Wednesday, November 13, 2013 at 10:04pm