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Social Studies (History)
Are union goals and tactics unAmerican?
Wednesday, November 13, 2013 at 5:34pm

Social Studies (History)
The values and ideals of the United States are embodied in the Declaration of Independence and the Preamble to the Constitution. http://www.archives.gov/exhibits/charter​s/declaration_transcript.html http://www.law.cornell.edu/constitution/​preamble
Wednesday, November 13, 2013 at 5:32pm

Social Studies (History)
What does un-American mean? (Think about the ideals and values of Americans are and what goals and tactics of unions are.)
Wednesday, November 13, 2013 at 5:20pm

Social Studies (History)
Oh, my goodness! If the factory bosses gave in to unions, they'd have to pay the workers more, spend money on safer conditions, and have the workers on the job for shorter hours. Hmm! Sounds familiar. Many employers today still fear unions for the same reasons.
Wednesday, November 13, 2013 at 5:05pm

Social Studies (History)
Why did factory bosses view unions as a threat to he success of a business in the industrial era between the 1800s-1900s?
Wednesday, November 13, 2013 at 5:01pm

Finance
Which of the following statements is true regarding social security retirements benefits A. Not all occupations are covered B. It attempts to replace 42% of you average earnings. C. All of the aove
Tuesday, November 12, 2013 at 6:49pm

History
1. In 1916, Woodrow Wilson ordered General John J. Pershing to lead U.S. troops into Mexico to capture A. Francisco Madero. B. Victoriana Huerta. (C. Pancho Villa.) D. Porfirio Diaz. 2. The last of Wilson's Fourteen Points called for (A. the creation of a League of Nations...
Tuesday, November 12, 2013 at 1:12pm

english-project
Hi!I am doing project, its about making the world a better place for humans. I have to join organizations online and subscribe t email lists to get action updates-issues like anti-war/peace, social justice and environments, animals, food water and democracy. Please tell me ...
Tuesday, November 12, 2013 at 10:08am

Tourism, history, geography, and maths literacy
Can i become a social worker
Tuesday, November 12, 2013 at 5:09am

Finance
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 every month, which option should you choose? A. single life annuity B. annuity for ...
Monday, November 11, 2013 at 8:37pm

college essay
I am my truest and purest self, a mere child embarking on the beginning of life. So, how can it be that my mother, my main source of comfort, can possibly be dying? Stage 4 Metastases Melanoma Cancer: the doctor says is the grim diagnosis, the definite fate that we have no say...
Monday, November 11, 2013 at 5:10pm

Health (Ms. Sue)
1. List the legal charges that a teen can face if he or she is caught drinking and driving. A: The legal charges that a teenager can face if he or she is caught drinking and driving are arrest, heavy fines, suspension of one’s driver’s license, and possible time in ...
Monday, November 11, 2013 at 1:19pm

college essay
can someone edit my college essay? I was told by an admissions counselor to write a supplement describing my low cumulative GPA. It is a rough first draft, and probolaly needs to be heavily edited I am my truest and purest self, a mere child embarking on the beginning of the ...
Sunday, November 10, 2013 at 9:37am

Social Studies (History)
Your ideas are good. Now you need to proofread and edit it. Be sure to use complete sentences.
Saturday, November 9, 2013 at 1:17pm

Social Studies (History)
Is this good on why the interview with Mary Domsky-Abrams who is a survivor in the Triangle Shirtwaist Factory fire. The way she explained the fire and how treacherous it was. By explaining the terror she felt and on others, of how they acted. also, by describing the citizens ...
Saturday, November 9, 2013 at 12:25pm

Social Studies (History)
Did you read it? http://www.ilr.cornell.edu/trianglefire/​primary/survivorinterviews/marydomskyabr​ams.html Weren't you moved by her account of the panic and suffering? Weren't you inspired by her pleas for justice for workers?
Friday, November 8, 2013 at 7:00pm

Social Studies (History)
Why is the Mary Domsky-Abrams one of the most profound interview after the triangle shirtwaist factory? Please explain. I am struggling with this because nothing is coming into mind.
Friday, November 8, 2013 at 6:41pm

Child Develpoment
experiences: nutrition, sleep, play, family nurturing, educational, emotional, and social interaction. This question is really vague.
Thursday, November 7, 2013 at 6:35pm

Social Studies (History)
Right. And more -- from the above website. "In 1912, the legislature passed eight labor bills recommended by the FIC that addressed sanitation, rest periods, child labor, work hours for women and children, and injuries sustained on the job. The legislature eventually ...
Thursday, November 7, 2013 at 6:24pm

Social Studies (History)
Oh, you mean when the New York state legislature established the Factory Investigating Commission, or FIC, to look into the safety of workplaces across the state. By addressing sanitation, rest periods, child labor, work hours for women and children, and injuries sustained on ...
Thursday, November 7, 2013 at 6:19pm

Social Studies (Histories)
The strike occurred south of Chicago, not far from where I grew up. http://www.lib.niu.edu/1994/ihy941208.ht​ml
Thursday, November 7, 2013 at 6:18pm

Social Studies (Histories)
where was the Pullman Strike during the Gilded Age located? What was the issue? And what company/companies were involved? Please help!
Thursday, November 7, 2013 at 6:15pm

Social Studies (History)
Your question asks for an attempt to solve the problem. What about the changes after the Triangle fire?
Thursday, November 7, 2013 at 6:15pm

Social Studies (History)
Okay, so another attempt was that laborers went on strike on demand of better working conditions/other reasons?
Thursday, November 7, 2013 at 6:10pm

Social Studies (History)
Obviously you didn't read the site I posted for you.
Thursday, November 7, 2013 at 5:52pm

Social Studies (History)
I already got one that says "many states passed minimum age laws (usually 12 years old and work no more than 10 hours a day), but these were often ignored." The problem is I am having a hard time trying to figure out another attempt.
Thursday, November 7, 2013 at 5:43pm

Social Studies (History)
http://www.pbs.org/newshour/extra/featur​es/us/jan-june11/triangle_03-17.html
Thursday, November 7, 2013 at 5:30pm

Social Studies (History)
What was one attempt to solve the problem with working conditions in the Gilded Age?
Thursday, November 7, 2013 at 5:26pm

Social Studies (History)
http://users.humboldt.edu/ogayle/hist111​/industrial.html
Thursday, November 7, 2013 at 5:20pm

Social Studies (History)
Why did the unfavorable working conditions exist during the Gilded Age in America? Please list 3 underlying factors (explanations)
Thursday, November 7, 2013 at 5:13pm

Social Studies (History)
Yes.
Thursday, November 7, 2013 at 5:05pm

Social Studies (History)
So really strikes made the Unions look like trouble makers, the violence turned many others empathetic citizens away from Unions, and the Unions lost support and power as a result in the early 1900s?
Thursday, November 7, 2013 at 5:04pm

Social Studies (History)
Ahh -- but strikes eventually brought about changes in working conditions. But during the Gilded Age the companies had more money and power than the unions. Also -- if a company fired workers, there were a lot of poor workers who eagerly grabbed at the available jobs. It was ...
Thursday, November 7, 2013 at 5:01pm

Social Studies (History)
Why did strikes fail to result in improved working conditions for laborers?
Thursday, November 7, 2013 at 4:59pm

Social Studies (History)
You probably mean a labor strike in which the workers refuse to work until their demands are met. http://faculty.weber.edu/kmackay/notable​_labor_strikes_of_the_gil.htm
Thursday, November 7, 2013 at 4:36pm

Social Studies (History)
http://www.bing.com/search?q=What+Is+a+L​abor+Strike&FORM=R5FD and http://www.bing.com/search?setmkt=en-US&​q=labor+strike+gilded+age Read widely and take good notes. Let us know what you write.
Thursday, November 7, 2013 at 4:35pm

Social Studies (History)
Could you please explain what a strike is and what strikes were like during the Gilded Age in the United States.
Thursday, November 7, 2013 at 4:30pm

World History
Thank you Ms. Sue... Can you help me in this one? Which of the following contributed to the overthrow of the Umayyad dynasty by the Abbasid dynasty? A. The Umayyads failed to produce competent heirs. B. The Umayyad social policies were unpopular and led to revolts. C. The ...
Thursday, November 7, 2013 at 11:27am

english
Many schools experience disruptive and anti-social behaviour, sometimes on a daily basis. Imagine that you attend the school at which Mrs Rodriguez is the Headteacher. Mrs Rodriguez has decided to tackle bad behaviour at your school. Recently there have been some very serious ...
Thursday, November 7, 2013 at 7:27am

social studys
hello please help i need HELP HELP HELP HELP!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!
Wednesday, November 6, 2013 at 4:50pm

social studies - incomplete
What following?
Wednesday, November 6, 2013 at 3:39pm

Social studies
Which of the following be explains why a species of lizards is able to live in the desert but not in a tundra regions?
Wednesday, November 6, 2013 at 3:22pm

Law (Ms.Sue)
Rights and Responsibilities: Find the key term that fits with it's definition: 1)A set of rights people have. They include freedom of speech and assembly A-I think it's social rights. 2)An international agreement drawn up after WWII A- I think it's UDHR 3)A court ...
Wednesday, November 6, 2013 at 2:12pm

Social Science
Please Help
Wednesday, November 6, 2013 at 1:36pm

social studys
i thinks its charles i did not recognize parliaments power
Wednesday, November 6, 2013 at 11:12am

social studys
please help i already read everything i just need to know if their right or not and help with 5 and 6 Mrs.Sue HELP!!!
Wednesday, November 6, 2013 at 10:59am

social studys
what are the answers is the first one 1) guilds and the 2)C 3)D 4)B 5)? 6)? 7)D 8)C 9)D 10)A
Wednesday, November 6, 2013 at 10:57am

Social Science
Please help!
Wednesday, November 6, 2013 at 10:35am

Social Science
Here is the abstract of the article.. Re-examined the relationship between the Oxford Happiness Inventory (OHI) and both gender and Eysenck's dimensional model of personality by giving attention to the performance of the individual items as well as to the overall scale ...
Wednesday, November 6, 2013 at 10:27am

Social Science
Reading this article, Happiness is a thing called stable extraversion: a further examination of the relationship between the Oxford Happiness Inventory and Eysenck's dimensional model of personality and gender Determine what the independent and dependent variables are in ...
Wednesday, November 6, 2013 at 10:17am

social studies
http://asianhistory.about.com/od/china/f​/zhenghefaq.htm http://www.basicrps.com/chine/histoire/c​hina.htm
Tuesday, November 5, 2013 at 5:06pm

social studies
What is a possible explanation of why China abandoned overseas exploration in 1435? A. China could not develop advanced naval technology. B. The voyages of Zheng He failed to impress local rulers. C. Confucian scholars wanted to protect China’s traditions. D. The Chinese ...
Tuesday, November 5, 2013 at 5:01pm

social studies
You're welcome.
Tuesday, November 5, 2013 at 4:32pm

social studies
thank you so much. :)
Tuesday, November 5, 2013 at 4:30pm

social studies
Please see my answer below. And please have patience. We volunteers do have a life beyond Jiskha.
Tuesday, November 5, 2013 at 4:23pm

social studies
Jamaica has wonderful climate and people and so attracts tourists from Asia, Europe, and the Americas. Economically it makes sense to offer these tourists world-class experiences.
Tuesday, November 5, 2013 at 4:21pm

social studies
It looks as if you need to write your own answers. If no one is replying to your demands, then no one here knows.
Tuesday, November 5, 2013 at 4:20pm

social studies
how long am I going to wait Ms.Sue
Tuesday, November 5, 2013 at 4:14pm

social studies
our tourism industry should provide world class service? give three reasons why workers in the tourism industry should adopt this role
Tuesday, November 5, 2013 at 3:59pm

social studies
how long is this going to take?
Tuesday, November 5, 2013 at 3:48pm

social studies
sorry about that I meant workers
Tuesday, November 5, 2013 at 3:42pm

social studies
We cannot unless we know what you mean by "works".
Tuesday, November 5, 2013 at 3:37pm

social studies
can someone please answer my question, I need it now because its very important
Tuesday, November 5, 2013 at 3:35pm

social studies
What do you mean by "works?"
Tuesday, November 5, 2013 at 3:28pm

social studies
our tourism industry should provide world class service? give three reasons why works in the tourism industry should adopt this role
Tuesday, November 5, 2013 at 2:55pm

Health
1.List a physical, mental and emotional, and social benefit of physical activity.
Tuesday, November 5, 2013 at 10:26am

Social studies
http://www.google.com/search?q=jacques+c​artier+in+search+of+when+he+sailed+to+th​e+new+world+in+1534&oq=jacques+cartier+i​n+search+of+when+he+sailed+to+the+new+wo​rld+in+1534&aqs=chrome..69i57.1316j0j7&s​ourceid=chrome&espv=210&es_sm=119&ie=UTF&#...
Tuesday, November 5, 2013 at 7:51am

Social studies
what was jacques cartier in search of when he sailed to the new world in 1534?
Tuesday, November 5, 2013 at 7:39am

social studies
Search engines are wonderful things! 1. Go to http://www.google.com or http://www.bing.com 2. Type in cornwallis lost a battle with americans (or whatever search terms you need). Press Enter. 3. Read different search results until you find what you need. 4. Re-search with ...
Tuesday, November 5, 2013 at 7:34am

social studies
in the southern campaign launched by the britch cornwallis lost a battle with the americans under nathaniel greene at?
Tuesday, November 5, 2013 at 7:33am

social studies
Read widely and let us know what you think. http://www.google.com/search?q=george+wa​shington+whiskey+rebellion&oq=george+was​hington+whiskey+re&aqs=chrome.2.69i57j0l​5.12360j0j7&sourceid=chrome&espv=210&es_​sm=119&ie=UTF-8
Tuesday, November 5, 2013 at 7:32am

social studies
in jeffersons view, george washingtons action in addressing the whiskey rebellion was ?
Tuesday, November 5, 2013 at 6:49am

socialstudies(5Qs)
hi guys could you check my social studies answer thanks.oh and if there wrong could you give me the right answer and some information. ----------------------------------------​ 1.The climate throughout most of the united states is__________. A.tropical B.temperature C....
Monday, November 4, 2013 at 11:01pm

social studies-Amrican History
what is a joint stock company
Monday, November 4, 2013 at 8:15pm

Poem: Annabel Lee by Edgar Allen Poe
MONDAY November 4, 2013 SCHOOL SUBJECTS Art Business Computers English Foreign Languages Health Home Economics Math Music Physical Education Science Social Studies GRADE LEVELS Preschool Kindergarten Elementary School 1st Grade 2nd Grade 3rd Grade 4th Grade 5th Grade 6th ...
Monday, November 4, 2013 at 4:52pm

Social (ms.sue or writeteacher)
Obviously you didn't even look at the link that Writeacher posted. :-(
Monday, November 4, 2013 at 4:48pm

Social (ms.sue or writeteacher)
please help me
Monday, November 4, 2013 at 3:36pm

Social (ms.sue or writeteacher)
is this a book? honestly I love to read but I really haven't got time right now...I will take a read later but I really need to answer this. I posted a similar question yesterday and MS.Sue answered it fine but brief, which was good as I was able to adapt it to a decent ...
Monday, November 4, 2013 at 3:29pm

Social (ms.sue or writeteacher)
http://www.google.com/search?q=men+are+f​rom+mars+women+are+from+venus+pdf&oq=men​+are+from+mars&aqs=chrome.3.69i57j0l5.57​52j0j7&sourceid=chrome&espv=210&es_sm=11​9&ie=UTF-8 Read, read, read, and take good notes. No one is going to write all this up ...
Monday, November 4, 2013 at 3:23pm

Social (ms.sue or writeteacher)
What are the: -similarities -differences -conflicts and reasons between men and women your answers are very much appreciated
Monday, November 4, 2013 at 2:47pm

statistics
Tall clubs international is a social organization for tall people. It has a height requirement that men must be at least 74 in. and women must be at least 70 in. tall. If men's heights have a normal mean of 69.0 in and a deviation of 2.8 and women's normal heights have...
Monday, November 4, 2013 at 1:55pm

science
apa style last reference citation Write the correct references citations in the body of the text for the following A number of earlier studies have consistently found similar results (Robert Hayes and James Larson, 2006. Brian Hayes, 2007. Frank Hayes and Michael Stone 2009, ...
Monday, November 4, 2013 at 1:38pm

science
apa style again another reference citation Write the correct references citations in the body of the text for the following ...in a number of studies (Harrott and Wilson:2011. Quist and Jones: 2006).
Monday, November 4, 2013 at 1:36pm

science
apa style another reference citation Write the correct references citations in the body of the text for the following Studies by both Choi and Carlyle (2010/2008) & Grant and Murphy (2005/2004), found.
Monday, November 4, 2013 at 1:36pm

Social Studies
Look at the map in this article: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/California_​Trail The California trail covers half of our country! So read through several of these articles and list a few. There's no way you'll be able to list them all, but you should have many. ...
Monday, November 4, 2013 at 8:09am

Social Studies
During the western expansion, what animals, plants did the settlers encounter on the California trail?
Monday, November 4, 2013 at 1:28am

Social Studies
Are these your choices? A.Increasing energy demands B.Higher quality of life for all C.Lower human development rankings D.High human development rankings What do you think the answer is?
Sunday, November 3, 2013 at 10:25pm

Social Studies
Characteristics of a large,fast growing population Please help me and I did search,but I couldn't find the answer.
Sunday, November 3, 2013 at 10:22pm

science
last reference citation Write the correct references citations in the body of the text for the following A number of earlier studies have consistently found similar results (Robert Hayes and James Larson, 2006. Brian Hayes, 2007. Frank Hayes and Michael Stone 2009, 2009, K....
Sunday, November 3, 2013 at 7:32pm

science
again another reference citation Write the correct references citations in the body of the text for the following ...in a number of studies (Harrott and Wilson:2011. Quist and Jones: 2006).
Sunday, November 3, 2013 at 7:14pm

science
another reference citation Write the correct references citations in the body of the text for the following Studies by both Choi and Carlyle (2010/2008) & Grant and Murphy (2005/2004), found...
Sunday, November 3, 2013 at 7:12pm

Health (Ms. Sue)
To help a person who is being bullied, I would tell a trusted adult, such as one of this person's parents, and seek guidance of how I should handle the situation from friends, teachers, or parents. I would then confront the bully, speaking with the bully in a assertively ...
Sunday, November 3, 2013 at 5:49pm

Health (Ms. Sue)
You have copied the steps from the assignment. Now you need to add details. Who are these trusted adults? Who will you tell what's happening to your friend? When you "seek help," what does that mean exactly? What will you DO? What does "assertively confront ...
Sunday, November 3, 2013 at 5:30pm

social
You're welcome.
Sunday, November 3, 2013 at 12:23pm

social
thank you AGAIN!!!
Sunday, November 3, 2013 at 12:21pm

social studies
http://www.google.com/search?q=logarithm​s&rlz=1C1AVSX_enUS414US423&oq=logarithms​&aqs=chrome..69i57j0l5.3977j0j8&sourceid​=chrome&espv=210&es_sm=122&ie=UTF-8#es_s​m=122&espv=210&q=democracy+definition
Sunday, November 3, 2013 at 12:21pm

social
How about two different high school cliques -- like jocks and brains? Or -- teachers and students? Or -- boys/men and girls/women?
Sunday, November 3, 2013 at 12:20pm

social studies
definition of democracy
Sunday, November 3, 2013 at 12:20pm

social
I need to make my own one up. but I can't think of anything???
Sunday, November 3, 2013 at 12:18pm

social
You're very welcome. And I'm glad I was able to help you. :-)
Sunday, November 3, 2013 at 12:17pm

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