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Social Studies
Which of the following was likely motivation for why colonists were even sent to Australia in the first place? A. to have people from the royal family go and colonize Australia. B. to send explorers who wanted to go because of monetary incentives. C. to send convicts to an ...
Thursday, May 8, 2014 at 2:00pm

Social Studies
How did British colonial practices in South Asia reflect the East India Company's practices? A. Tea and coffee were harvested and spices were traded by the East India Company, from which the British wanted to make India a colony. B. Under British colonialism, the East ...
Wednesday, May 7, 2014 at 6:30pm

Social Studies
How do monsoon winds impact South Asia? A. Rain is carried from the Arabian sea to India from June-September. B. Rain is carried from the Bay of Bengal to Bangladesh and India. C. Rain is carried from the Arabian Sea to Pakistan and Afghanistan. I think A, but C is pretty close?
Wednesday, May 7, 2014 at 6:17pm

Social Studies
Farmers who farm in the northern Indo-Gangetic plain in South Asia rely more massively on A. drenching rain brought by cool air B. essential moisture brought by monsoons C. water carried by rivers which comes from the Himalayas. C?
Wednesday, May 7, 2014 at 6:06pm

Social Studies
Because of the rich soil, migration has taken place to South Asia's A. gorges in the mountains B. Himalayas C. plateau regions D. flood plains D?
Wednesday, May 7, 2014 at 5:49pm

social Studies! MRS.SUE!?
1. What effect did the suffrage movement have on women in South Carolina? A. women gained the right to work outside of the home B. women gained the right to belong to political parties C. women gained the right to attend public schools D. women gained the right to vote through...
Wednesday, May 7, 2014 at 4:22pm

social studies
How did the Fugitive Slave Act and the Kansas-Nebraska Act further divide the North and South? What role did the concept of popular sovereignty play in these conflicts? Do you think there was any way to avoid the violence that came out of this era?
Wednesday, May 7, 2014 at 2:39pm

social studies
THE WAR OF 1812 After capturing Washington, the British attacked what city, which they failed to capture? New York, Statton Island
Wednesday, May 7, 2014 at 2:34pm

health care
Is an example of the social Constructionism with an elderly person, a caregiver Thank you
Wednesday, May 7, 2014 at 2:28pm

social studies
After capturing Washington, the British attacked what city, which they failed to capture? New York, Statton Island
Wednesday, May 7, 2014 at 1:47pm

social studies
1. During the War of 1812, the Americans were fighting for a) self-government b) freedom of the seas c) freedom from England Answer is B 2. The Americans were most successful on a) sea b) Lake Champlain and Lake Erie c) on land Answer: B 3. The English were most successful on ...
Wednesday, May 7, 2014 at 1:45pm

socail studies
During the War of 1812 The Americans won a victory at a)Detroit b) The Thames c) Quebec Answer: B The English were able to land an army and capture the city of a) Washington b) Baltimore c) New York Answer: A "The Star Spangled Banner" was written during the ...
Wednesday, May 7, 2014 at 9:54am

Social Studies
1. During the War of 1812, the Americans were fighting for a) self-government b) freedom of the seas c) freedom from England Answer is B 2. The Americans were most successful on a) sea b) Lake Champlain and Lake Erie c) on land Answer: B 3. The English were most successful on ...
Wednesday, May 7, 2014 at 9:48am

Social Studies
After capturing Washington, the British attacked what city, which they failed to capture? New York, Statton Island
Wednesday, May 7, 2014 at 9:13am

Socail Studies
8. Which of the following statements about the ancestry of most of the people of Central America is most accurate? (2 points) People in Central America are of African ancestry. People in Central America are of mestizo ancestry. People in Central America are of Spanish ancestry...
Wednesday, May 7, 2014 at 2:24am

Social Studies! CHECK!
1. which event proved to European leaders that the policy of appeasement was not working? a. Germany's attack on France b. Germany's military alliance with Italy c. the rise of Naziasm in Germany d. germanys attack on Poland*** 2. how did South Carolina respond to a US...
Tuesday, May 6, 2014 at 9:36pm

social studies PLEASE CHECK
1. which is an event of the progressive era enacted by the local government in South Carolina? a. the first grange chapter was established for farmers b. the grandfather clause gave poor whites the right to vote c. blacks were disfranchises through a poll tax d. a law ...
Tuesday, May 6, 2014 at 8:59pm

social studies
The British attempted two invasions of America from the sea. The first one was at ? (Baltimore) and the second one at ?(New York) 2. After capturing Washington, the British attacked what city, which they failed to capture? Answer: New York, Statton Island 3. On November 7, ...
Tuesday, May 6, 2014 at 7:53pm

social studies
The British attempted two invasions of America from the sea. The first one was at ? (Baltimore) and the second one at ?(New York) 2. After capturing Washington, the British attacked what city, which they failed to capture? Answer: New York, Statton Island 3. On November 7, ...
Tuesday, May 6, 2014 at 6:02pm

social studies
what is one factor that contributes to philadelphias reputation as an important industrial center
Tuesday, May 6, 2014 at 6:01pm

Social Studies
Driving to Corning, NY from New York City, NY and walking from Corning, NY to Goat Island, Niagara Falls, you wouldn't cross any bodies of water, mountains, or deserts? Right? I searched but I didn't get anything, I just want to make sure.
Tuesday, May 6, 2014 at 5:38pm

social studies
The British attempted two invasions of America from the sea. The first one was at ? (Baltimore) and the second one at ?(New York) 2. After capturing Washington, the British attacked what city, which they failed to capture? Answer: New York, Statton Island 3. On November 7, ...
Tuesday, May 6, 2014 at 5:14pm

social studies
The British attempted two invasions of America from the sea. The first one was at ? (Baltimore) and the second one at ?(New York) 2. After capturing Washington, the British attacked what city, which they failed to capture? Answer: New York, Statton Island 3. On November 7, ...
Tuesday, May 6, 2014 at 4:57pm

social studies
I would want to know the questions and answers for grade 4 week 10
Tuesday, May 6, 2014 at 4:13pm

social studies
what land did the United States gain from the War of 1812? New Orleans
Tuesday, May 6, 2014 at 4:11pm

social studies
1. what name did the people give to the good ship "Constitution"? Answer: Old Ironsides 2. Andrew Jackson is often spoken of by what nickname? Answer: King Mob 3. England's practice of forcing our sailors to serve in her navy was called what? Answer: impressment ...
Tuesday, May 6, 2014 at 3:39pm

social studies
what land did the United States gain from the War of 1812? Was it Florida or Detroit
Tuesday, May 6, 2014 at 3:28pm

Social studies
Which new deal agency is best remembered for its art-related projects
Tuesday, May 6, 2014 at 2:36pm

Social Studies
Compare and contrast how the United States and Canada achieved independence.
Monday, May 5, 2014 at 10:23pm

social studies
My daughter is doing and A-Z book on california history, and can't find anything for the letter X. Can you help please?
Monday, May 5, 2014 at 9:09pm

Social Studies
In what ways could the American Revolution be considered a Civil War? The Patriots opposed the Loyalists. Those who supported the King were known as Loyalists. Those who supported separation from the King were called Patriots. An agreement could not be reached between the two ...
Monday, May 5, 2014 at 5:55pm

Social Studies
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...
Monday, May 5, 2014 at 4:08pm

Social Studies
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 for him being the first person to be put on trial under the Sedition Act? He opposed going to war against France and objected the land tax ...
Monday, May 5, 2014 at 3:20pm

law
The crime analysis technique involves the study of crime and/or social problems in a specific area is Tactical crime analysis
Sunday, May 4, 2014 at 10:33pm

CRJ
1. Which of the following was an impact on policing as a result of WWII? (Points : 1) The Pendelton Act An increase in educational requirements for police A shortage of experienced officers The adoption of residency requirements for police Question 2. 2. The Pendelton Act of ...
Sunday, May 4, 2014 at 8:38pm

Criminal Justice - Ethics
According to Kohlberg, which of the following can provide worthwhile ocasions for moral development by inviting us to reflect on the views of others? A. Role-taking opportunities B. Reading books about ethics C. Love and respect within the family D. Social class and financial ...
Saturday, May 3, 2014 at 12:40pm

Social Studies
Steve Jobs would be an individual that impacted the world, right?
Friday, May 2, 2014 at 10:44pm

Social Studies
In England, during the 16th century, why did the people then not take a bath regularly? Why did they carry around nosegays (if anyone thinks this word is funny, it is not because it means small bouquet)? Did they carry around the nosegays to help make their bad smell a little ...
Friday, May 2, 2014 at 10:33pm

English 9
Writing Prompt: You have been assigned the task of introducing Romeo and Juliet to a group of students with no experience of Shakespeare or Shakespearean Theater. With a partner or yourself, outline the points you want to make in your introduction and how you will analyze and ...
Friday, May 2, 2014 at 6:38pm

Fitness And Nurition
Greetings! I did my homework, but I don't know if my answers are right or not. I wanted to know if you can help. My answers will be with a * beside it. 1. Which one of the following choices is a mental symptom of distress? A. Memory loss B. High self-esteem C. ...
Friday, May 2, 2014 at 5:54pm

social studies
so i have to do a poster on the human characteristics of south america and one of the catagories is goverment systems
Thursday, May 1, 2014 at 9:15pm

Help Ms.Sue!!! Social Studies
1. How does the Israeli-Palestinian conflict most directly affect the daily lives of young people in Jerusalem a. civilian violence b. peace talks c. international negotiations d. political parties ( my answer) 2. which is the best location for farming? a. east of the jordan ...
Thursday, May 1, 2014 at 10:56am

Ethics/Criminal Justice courst
According to Kohlberg, which of the following can provide worthwhile ocasions for moral development by inviting us to reflect on the views of others? A. Role-taking opportunities B. Reading books about ethics C. Love and respect within the family D. Social class and financial ...
Wednesday, April 30, 2014 at 8:08pm

social studies 9
What decade did W.E.B. Du Bois write a passage about Charleston South Carolina
Wednesday, April 30, 2014 at 6:35pm

life science,maths lit,geography,tourism
is it possible 4 me 2bcum a social worker?
Wednesday, April 30, 2014 at 4:08pm

Social studies
1. what post war industry became more important in south carolina due to new roads? a. tourism* b. agriculture c. manufacturing d. mining
Wednesday, April 30, 2014 at 11:08am

business
Research studies indicate that the referral approach is effective because: A. customers seldom trust a salesperson, but do trust a third party. B. customers may be far more impressed with your good points if they are represented by a third party, rather than by you. C. ...
Wednesday, April 30, 2014 at 1:44am

social studies 9
Pros and cons of the Quebec Act
Tuesday, April 29, 2014 at 8:49pm

social studies 9
Why do you think the government has downplayed the Royal Proclamation in regard to land claims? I don't understand the question.
Tuesday, April 29, 2014 at 8:13pm

social studies 9
Why do you think the government has downplayed the Royal Proclamation in regard to land claims?
Tuesday, April 29, 2014 at 7:56pm

social studies
1. How does the Israeli-Palestinian conflict most directly affect the daily lives of young people in Jerusalem
Tuesday, April 29, 2014 at 11:01am

Statistic in Social Science
The verbal part of the Graduate Record Exam (GRE) has a mean of 500 and a standard deviation of 100. Use the normal distribution to answer the following questions: a. If you wanted to select only student at or above the 90th percentile, what verbal GRE score would you use as a...
Tuesday, April 29, 2014 at 2:31am

Social work
What kinda of game board or card game should I create about gay people? I need ideas. Thanks.
Monday, April 28, 2014 at 5:34pm

social studies
HELP PLEASE how do the monarchies throughout Arabia and Iraq most differ from one another? a- they have different constitutions. b- they have different elections processes. c- some have absolute power, and some have limited power. d- some are family dynasties, and some are ...
Monday, April 28, 2014 at 12:15pm

social studies
ANSWER! PLEASE!! which of the following most contributed the rise of Sumer? a. farming b. military power c. isolated location d. trade
Monday, April 28, 2014 at 11:56am

social studies
PLEASE ANSWER! which most precisely describes the location of Southwest Asia? a) west of India b) south of the Arctic Cirlce c) north of the equator d) east of the Mediterranean Sea
Monday, April 28, 2014 at 11:54am

Ethics in Criminal Justice
Engaging in lawbreaking behavior to achieve a reputation or gain status among peers would be most consistent with which of the following stages of moral development, according to Kohlberg's model? A. Punishment/Obedience B. Law and Order C. Social Contract D. Interpersonal...
Sunday, April 27, 2014 at 8:58pm

soc
A graduate student at Big State University has begun data collection for a thesis project in which she is asking students about their use of social networking websites. Her primary interest is in determining how often students use these sites, in what ways, and if there are ...
Friday, April 25, 2014 at 8:35pm

English
I'm dong project on Dyncorp/CSE( Have to Give a brief description of the corporation- The human right violations it supports that makes this a social justice issue. Who profits and who pays etc)-Any action that can be taken to help prevent these human right abuses and/or ...
Friday, April 25, 2014 at 6:42pm

SOCIAL STUDIES HELP PLEASE?! c:
1) ___________ make up the majority of the population in Guatemala. Spaniards Incas Mexicans Native Americans 2. One challenge that makes it hard for the Mayas to retain their land is that they are more likely to think of themselves as ______ than _______. Maya, Guatemalan. ...
Friday, April 25, 2014 at 12:47pm

History
2) which statement best describes a social contract A.an implied agreement between citizens and government in which citizens release some liberty to government for the good of society B.a contract between local residents and providers of basic services like water and energy C....
Friday, April 25, 2014 at 11:00am

Social Studies/History
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
Friday, April 25, 2014 at 10:12am

social studies
who were 3 american explores
Thursday, April 24, 2014 at 8:49pm

social studies
what is the 2nd most spoken language?
Thursday, April 24, 2014 at 8:31pm

Social Studies
Can somebody please check my answers? Thank you :) 1. Which is a key factor that affects the climate of mountainous Latin America? a. snow b. El Niño c. elevation ** d. sea breezes 2. Which statement best describes the economies of Central America? a. Central America&#...
Thursday, April 24, 2014 at 12:33pm

social studies
What do people in Catalonia celebrate every April 23rd?
Wednesday, April 23, 2014 at 7:36pm

social studies
What major land form and body of water cover much of northern south america?
Wednesday, April 23, 2014 at 2:39pm

social studies
PLEASE CHECK 1. what was one immediate effect of the Cold War on South Carolina and the nation? a. travel for pleasure was drastically reduced b. it was more difficult to obtain goods from foreign countries* c. the united states and germany continued to be bitter enemies d. ...
Wednesday, April 23, 2014 at 9:22am

Social Studies
Why did Madison think the federalism will prevent problems? -->this question is referring to the late 1700's. The "who" is James Madison.
Tuesday, April 22, 2014 at 6:52pm

tech
Features within the social network: for twitter is it able to tweet, add pictures, message ppl
Tuesday, April 22, 2014 at 4:34pm

Social Studies
What were the jobs performed by the British when they were in India, back in 1858
Tuesday, April 22, 2014 at 2:55pm

Social Studies
What were the resources of India back in 1858?
Tuesday, April 22, 2014 at 2:46pm

social studies (check answers)--Mrs.Sue
THanks and thanks again... 1.D 2.C 3.A Brazil’s culture reflects what unique aspect of its colonial history? A. its Roman Catholic missionary roots B. its ties to the West African slave trade C. its rule and settlement by the Portuguese D. its peaceful blending of native ...
Tuesday, April 22, 2014 at 12:21pm

rela
elizabethan social classes and the roles each played in elizabethan england
Tuesday, April 22, 2014 at 10:03am

social studies (check answers)--Mrs.Sue
Please check and Thanks so muchh. 1.A 2.B 3.C Brazil’s culture reflects what unique aspect of its colonial history? A. its Roman Catholic missionary roots B. its ties to the West African slave trade C. its rule and settlement by the Portuguese D. its peaceful blending of ...
Tuesday, April 22, 2014 at 9:23am

social studies (check answers)--Mrs.Sue
Im a little rusty on these but please bare with me and check them thanks so much 1.B 2.B 3.C 4.A 5.D Wealth disparity in Brazil results mostly from A. unequal land distribution. B. insufficient arable land. C. lack of oil and mineral resources. D. emphasis on cash crop exports...
Monday, April 21, 2014 at 10:46pm

social studies (check answers)--Mrs.Sue
1.D---B 2.D---C Economic globalization has had what negative impact on the Andes and the Pampas? A. increase in food production B. diversification of economies C. overfishing and more land clearing D. more job creation Brazil is best known for the A. Andes Mountains. B. Pampas...
Monday, April 21, 2014 at 9:53pm

social st
The need for budget adjustments is indicated when
Monday, April 21, 2014 at 8:50pm

social studies 1 question!??
10. ". . . I need not tell the brave survivors of so many hardfought battles, who have remained steadfast to the last, that I have consented to the result from no distrust of them. But, feeling that valor and devotion could accomplish nothing that could compensate for the...
Monday, April 21, 2014 at 7:01pm

Social Studies (History)
How can Fred Korematsu be compared to Homer Plessy?
Monday, April 21, 2014 at 5:59pm

Social Studies (History)
What were three effects of World War 2
Monday, April 21, 2014 at 5:45pm

Social Studies (History)
Why did Germany, Japan, Italy, and Soviet Union all move to dictatorship?
Monday, April 21, 2014 at 5:36pm

Social Studies
2. Pretend you're a follower of Gandhi is India under British rule. Express your desire for home rule. (Your writing must be two paragraphs.) What could I include?
Monday, April 21, 2014 at 4:46pm

social studies (check answers)
1.B 2.D 3.B 4.C 5.D 11.What contribution did Simón Bolivar and José de San Martín make to the history of the region? A. They served as prominent criollo leaders. B. They led the revolutions for independence. C. They instituted the first republican ...
Monday, April 21, 2014 at 4:31pm

social studies
1. The admission of Missouri as a slave state was controversial in the Senate because the Senate was pro-slavery. it would create sectionalism. it would upset the balance.*** the Senate was anti-slavery. 2. The main topic of the Lincoln-Douglas debates was Western territories...
Monday, April 21, 2014 at 4:19pm

social studies
1. What was the Supreme Court's ruling on the Dred Scott case? (1 point)D red Scott should be considered free since he had lived in many states where slavery was banned. Dred Scott could be free if he paid a fee. Dred Scott was still a slave and not a citizen. The case ...
Monday, April 21, 2014 at 2:04pm

social studies (check answers)
1.B 2.D 3.B 4.C 5.D 11.What contribution did Simón Bolivar and José de San Martín make to the history of the region? A. They served as prominent criollo leaders. B. They led the revolutions for independence. C. They instituted the first republican ...
Monday, April 21, 2014 at 1:22pm

social studies
How did the Fugitive Slave Act and the Kansas-Nebraska Act further divide the North and South? What role did the concept of popular sovereignty play in these conflicts? Do you think there was any way to avoid the violence that came out of this era? pls help me with these 3 ...
Sunday, April 20, 2014 at 3:30pm

Social Studies
Which of the following facts could be best used when supporting Kurdish independence? A. Most of the Kurdish people are not Shia Muslims, but are Sunni Muslims. B. Outside governments have repressed Kurds harshly before. C. Kurds were included in Iraq by the British when Iraq ...
Sunday, April 20, 2014 at 12:49pm

Social Studies
What were Gandhi's action for Swaraj and they led to? What was partition and what did he do about it?
Saturday, April 19, 2014 at 3:56pm

Social Studies
How did Gandhi feel about other religions?
Saturday, April 19, 2014 at 3:46pm

Psychology
Is Gender a social construct referencing cultural behavioral expectations for men and women
Friday, April 18, 2014 at 3:16pm

Social Studies
Which of the following facts could be best used when supporting Kurdish independence? A. Most of the Kurdish people are not Shia Muslims, but are Sunni Muslims. B. Outside governments have repressed Kurds harshly before. C. Kurds were included in Iraq by the British when Iraq ...
Friday, April 18, 2014 at 2:09pm

Social Studies
Which of the following is a reason why Turkey is not as advanced as other European countries when considering the economy? A. A large part of the Turkish economy is agriculture. B. Turkey did not have enough trade barriers. C. Turkey does not have any natural resources. D. ...
Friday, April 18, 2014 at 1:51pm

Social Studies
Which question would be best to consider when researching the effects of oil in the Middle East? A. Why are there larger oil reserves in some countries compared to other countries? B. In which country in the Middle East are the largest oil reserves? C. How does oil shape the ...
Friday, April 18, 2014 at 1:36pm

social studies
What were the results of the Korean War? What impact did it have on American society?
Thursday, April 17, 2014 at 10:56pm

social studies check answers
can i have these 3 checked again please and thanks. 1.A 2.C 3.C Leftists rebels in Colombia would be most likely to A. redistribute land to the poor. B. support a military dictatorship. C. reinstitute minority control of resources. D. outlaw illegal drug trafficking. Vertical ...
Thursday, April 17, 2014 at 4:10pm

Language Arts
Which of the following statements from the editorial shows bias? A. Studies have shown the health-related benefits of pets. B. That animal depends on you. C. Thus, all pet owners are caring people. D. Everyone-yes, everyone-should have a pet. I'm really confused on this ...
Thursday, April 17, 2014 at 11:13am

social studies check answers
6.A 7.B 8.C 9.B 10.A 6.You want to emphasize the characteristics that unite the nations of Caribbean South America today. On which topic are you most likely to focus? A. cultural influences B. government leadership C. political insurgents D.free trade agreements 7.Leftists ...
Thursday, April 17, 2014 at 11:06am

social studies(updated answers)
this is the last time ill post for these 2 questions ill be moving on to the next social studies after this check 3.D 5.C 3.Which statement best describes the economics of Caribbean South America? A. Venezuela benefits from oil resources while other nations rely on cash crops...
Wednesday, April 16, 2014 at 12:48pm

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