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American Government
What are the characteristics of American democracy? How does American democracy differ from the theory of democratic government?
Friday, July 18, 2014 at 2:11am

US Government
9. Commissions refer to the bureaucratic bodies that regulate business activities. A) True B) False 10.Staff agencies serve to support and aid the chief executive and other administrators by offering advice and other assistance in management. A) True B) False
Thursday, July 17, 2014 at 1:08pm

Science
Which of the government strategies for reducing collisions listed below might be the most effective? Explain your answer. a. Installing fencing along major highways b. Draining salty ponds near highways c. Posting warning signs d. Adding highway lighting to improve night ...
Thursday, July 17, 2014 at 11:07am

home economics
What is the south african government providing and to whom?
Thursday, July 17, 2014 at 8:25am

macreconomics
Due to an increase in the internet security threats, the government wants to apply a price control in this market to encourage more people to become internet security professionals. Assume that a wage control is set at $75,000. Will this increase the number of people entering ...
Wednesday, July 16, 2014 at 10:03pm

US Government
_________ allows States to split their electoral votes to mirror the popular vote within the particular State. A) Direct Popular Election B) The Proportional Plan C) The District Plan D) The National Bonus Plan
Tuesday, July 15, 2014 at 5:48pm

US Government
-------- allows the voters to directly elect the president. A)The District Plan B) Direct Popular Election C) The Proportional Plan D) The National Bonus Plan
Tuesday, July 15, 2014 at 5:47pm

economics
Using an aggregate demand and supply diagram, explain how each of the following scenarios affects the equilibrium price level and aggregate output. Consider first the short-run, then the long-run equilibrium for each scenario. a) Consumers expect a recession, while resource ...
Tuesday, July 15, 2014 at 11:50am

POL 201 American Government
Got 10/10 Question 1.1. The trajectory of cases from Marbury v. Madison demonstrate that the Supreme Court (Points : 1) ✓ A- had to stay within the confines of public opinion. B- always had supreme authority. C- was afraid of the states. D- needed to manage public ...
Monday, July 14, 2014 at 10:13pm

Public Organization Management
Can someone read over my case paperI cannot add a file so i just copied and pasted it...I did not add my references at the end either or the tables since they wont show up right here just need to see if this makes sense and flows and my in paper citations are correct. ...
Monday, July 14, 2014 at 10:03am

American Government
In a situation like this, why might state employment levels go up, even when federal activity might be going down? Provide at least one reason with support.
Sunday, July 13, 2014 at 1:43pm

American Government
What do you think would happen to state employment if the federal government decided that, rather than passing laws an making states carry them out, it simply give the state responsibility for a major social program such as welfare? Provide at least two examples of what might ...
Sunday, July 13, 2014 at 1:29pm

history
_______, or laying high taxes on imported goods, was one way the European government supported and aided its own economy during industrialization
Sunday, July 13, 2014 at 12:45am

US Government
The Senate is refered to as a continuos body, because not all Senators are up for re-election all at the same time. Instead, 1/3 of all Senators are up for re-election every 2 years. Meaning that about 33 seats are up for election in 2004, 33 different seats in 2006, and the ...
Saturday, July 12, 2014 at 3:09pm

US Government
In the beginning of our nation seats were reapportioned after the first three years, but today we reapportion seats in the House every 10 years. A) True B) False
Saturday, July 12, 2014 at 2:57pm

Social Studies
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 ...
Friday, July 11, 2014 at 1:28pm

US Government
Republicans have the most in common with which minor party?
Thursday, July 10, 2014 at 6:47pm

US Government
Name 3 states that have MORE representatives in Congress than Indiana does.
Thursday, July 10, 2014 at 6:02pm

US Government
PACs are regulated by A) the Supreme Court B) the President C) the Congress D) the Federal Election Campaign Act
Thursday, July 10, 2014 at 3:25pm

US Government
The major television networks' share of viewers was greatly reduced by the growth of A) newspapers B) PBS C) cable television D) political parties
Wednesday, July 9, 2014 at 5:37pm

US Government
True or False. Two interest groups, the League of Women Voters and Common Cause, fight to promote the public interest; in other words, they fight to promote people voting and ethical government.
Wednesday, July 9, 2014 at 4:49pm

US Government
True or False. Public opinion polls are consistent & reliable, and allow one to measure the intensity, stability, and/or relevance of all opinions studied.
Wednesday, July 9, 2014 at 12:56pm

US Government
True or False.If candidates receive federal aid for campaigning, then there is a limit placed on how much of their own money they may spend.
Wednesday, July 9, 2014 at 12:48pm

sentence fragment
Both Egypt and Mesopotamia developed an organized government that consisted of one ruler maintaining order, but Egypt had a centralized authority while Mesopotamian political powers was more distributed among all the city-states. This is a topic sentence to a paragraph. can ...
Tuesday, July 8, 2014 at 7:54pm

US Government
Public opinion is crucial in a democracy, for if we are truly a government "for the people, by the people," it is then essential that we know what the people think and want. True or false?
Tuesday, July 8, 2014 at 3:36pm

POL Week 4. Answer check
Question 1.1. The Judiciary Act of 1789 established all of the following except that the Supreme Court would (Points : 1) *A) have one Chief Justice. B)have five associate justices. C)sit in two sessions each year. D)determine how many federal districts there would be. ...
Monday, July 7, 2014 at 11:33pm

History- Confucius
Question 1 The title Analects best translates as “____.” poems dialogues sayings fables Question 2 Which of the following does not reflect Confucian values: Replacing old traditions with modern values Exploring wisdom within yourself rather than looking for a ...
Monday, July 7, 2014 at 8:55pm

US Government
courts issued court orders, or i-j--cti--, to make sure that people of color were allowed to vote
Monday, July 7, 2014 at 3:12pm

american national government
Orginalists often hold that it is incorrect to use the equal protection clause of the 14th amendment to strike down laws that discriminate because
Sunday, July 6, 2014 at 9:41pm

History
Question 1 The title Analects best translates as “____.” poems dialogues sayings fables Question 2 Which of the following does not reflect Confucian values: Replacing old traditions with modern values Exploring wisdom within yourself rather than looking for a ...
Sunday, July 6, 2014 at 8:20pm

POL 201 Week 4 quiz help
Question 1.1. The Judiciary Act of 1789 established all of the following except that the Supreme Court would (Points : 1) have one Chief Justice. have five associate justices. sit in two sessions each year. determine how many federal districts there would be. Question 2.2. ...
Saturday, July 5, 2014 at 9:32pm

Literature-Help me Ms. Sue
1. When does the Narrative of Sojourner Truth take place? A. right after the Emancipation Proclamation. . Before the Civil War. C. During the Civil War. D. After the Civil War 2. In emphasizing the importance of individual thinking and basing one's beliefs on one's own...
Thursday, July 3, 2014 at 11:39pm

American national government
In brown v board of education Yvette supreme court overturned purest v Ferguson because it concluded that
Thursday, July 3, 2014 at 2:20pm

american government
which of the following activities would most likely enhance the cohesiveness if a public interest group. A. increasing the number of members who join via the internet B. Creating new paid positions on the organization's national governance board C. increasing the number of...
Wednesday, July 2, 2014 at 5:58pm

government
people who believe voting is important have high political ----c-c-
Tuesday, July 1, 2014 at 8:13pm

social studies
Which answer best describes why towns and cities were built around railroads and canals? The government and transportation companies planned to build the cities. The canals and railroads were designed to pass through areas well suited for towns. People who worked on the trains...
Monday, June 30, 2014 at 10:36am

american government
With unfunded mandates, the national government?
Sunday, June 29, 2014 at 3:19pm

american government
Nullification would have had the effect of returning the nation to the Article of Confederation because?
Sunday, June 29, 2014 at 3:17pm

american government
The federal system can be thought of as a marble cake because?
Sunday, June 29, 2014 at 3:13pm

essay proofreading and criticism
The agricultural revolution marked a decisive turnign point in human history. What evidence might you offer to support this claim and how might you argue against it? I fnished my essay. My questions are within the essay. The agricultural revolution is known as one of the great...
Saturday, June 28, 2014 at 8:31pm

mathematics
The government intends to build 20 more schools in a bid to fulfill education for all, millennium development goal by 2015. This would steadily host 20 percent growth of enrollment rate by 2016. The current strength of teacher-pupil ratio is 1:60; and the number of enrollment ...
Wednesday, June 25, 2014 at 12:50am

Criminal Justice - Policing
The USA PATRIOT Act gave oversight over domestic terrorism issues to what government entity? A. CIA. B. Department of Commerce. C. Department of State. D. Department of Immigration. I think it's C. Am I right?
Tuesday, June 24, 2014 at 6:01pm

HSM 220 Budget Matrix
I am so confused on this assignment in HSM/220(Budget Matrix-Appendix B) and wondering if I am even close to being correct on showing where to place the X's for a Functional Budget,Line-item Budget & Total Program Budget) before I submit this assignment. enclosed is a copy...
Tuesday, June 24, 2014 at 7:32am

Economics
Suppose that a perfectly competitive market is described by the following supply and demand equations: QD = 300 – P and QS = 2P. Suppose that government subsidizes this good: for each unit sold government pays $15 to the seller. (a) What is the government expenditure on ...
Monday, June 23, 2014 at 3:12pm

Government
A(n) _________________________ differs from a direct democracy in that only a small number of elected representatives actually vote on a specific issue
Thursday, June 19, 2014 at 6:29pm

Economic
What is the south african government providing and to whom?
Thursday, June 19, 2014 at 11:21am

economics
the south african government is not providing welfare or sudsidies to the poor and underpriviledged
Wednesday, June 18, 2014 at 12:08pm

History
When Truman used the phrase "alternate ways of life," what two ways of life was he talking about? This is from my book: "At the present moment in world history nearly every nation must choose between alternative ways of life. The choice is too often not a free ...
Wednesday, June 18, 2014 at 9:59am

American National Government
If the President requests a Congressional authorization for the use of force, Congress
Monday, June 16, 2014 at 5:03pm

Ethics
What role should government play in enforcing social and moral expectations on businesses?
Saturday, June 14, 2014 at 7:35pm

HISTORY
8. Read the paragraph, which may contain errors or false beliefs about the Civil War: Maryland was an important state in the Civil War. Due to its location, it was the key to the North maintaining control of its capital, Washington, D.C. Maryland formed the east and north ...
Wednesday, June 11, 2014 at 7:08pm

Civics
When the U.S. enbassy in Iran was invaded and more than 50 Americans were taken hostage, how did the United States respond? -The Senate declared war on Iran and President Carter ordered troops to invade the country. -The United States chose to isolate itself and not get ...
Tuesday, June 10, 2014 at 12:28pm

Economics
The south african government is not providing enough welfare or subsidies to the poor and underpriviledged?
Tuesday, June 10, 2014 at 12:02pm

us hist
All of the following are reasons for Communist Russia's animosity toward the United States and the western powers except one. Which is the exception? a. Russia was not allowed to participate at the Treaty of Versailles. b. Russia felt the U.S. delayed the 2nd front in WWII...
Tuesday, June 10, 2014 at 12:08am

POL 201 week 1 Quiz
Question 1.1. In John Locke’s social contract, we (Points : 1) submit to the absolute authority of the sovereign. donate all our property to the aristocracy. can rebel against the sovereign whenever we want. exchange our absolute liberty for political freedom. Question 2...
Monday, June 9, 2014 at 9:26pm

civics
how can government actions can affect how banks operate?
Monday, June 9, 2014 at 6:50pm

Cvics-I need these answers checked now or ill fail
which of the following would be part of the democratic party platform? 1: cutting taxes for the wealthiest citizens 2: providing for public health care 3: decreasing the size of government 4: cutting funding for educational programs <-- If all counties in Florida had used ...
Monday, June 9, 2014 at 5:16pm

Civics
"Blake DuBois is a decorated veteran and Purple Heart recipent. In his six years as a state senator, he has passed legislation to cut down on government waist. All the while, he's the family values candidate and has been tough on crime." Which Is the most likely ...
Sunday, June 8, 2014 at 7:18pm

government
The United States government puts high tariffs on a certain product that is imported from other countries. What effect does this have in the United States? A. U.S. producers have to compete more with the imported product. B. The product costs more in the U.S. that on the world...
Friday, June 6, 2014 at 11:44pm

math
A government survey conducted to estimate the mean of houses in a metropolitan area is designed to have a margin of error of 10,000. Pilot studies suggest that the population standard deviation is 70,000. Estimate the minimum sample size needed to estimate the population mean ...
Thursday, June 5, 2014 at 8:35pm

English
Which of the following organizational patterns would be most effective for writing about the benefits of continuing government assistance for the U.S. space program? (1 point) chronological order order of importance compare and contrast argument and support<----
Thursday, June 5, 2014 at 1:51pm

civics
How is the direct democracy similar to a representative democracy ? A. both types of government are run by a communist party. B.Both types of democracy give power to the elected representative. c.Both types of democracy give power to the elected representative. D. both types ...
Wednesday, June 4, 2014 at 5:57pm

History
Which of the following statements best describes who makes decisions in government oligarchy? A.many elected officials. B. a single political party. C.many political parties. D. a single leader. I say c. but then again I keep second guessing myself.
Wednesday, June 4, 2014 at 5:39pm

History
I still need help with what ethical dimensions are, I understand that it's 'the scope of right and wrong''the extreme of right and wrong' but I don't understand how to apply that to my question, which is what are the ethical dimensions of bill 94? Bill ...
Tuesday, June 3, 2014 at 12:36am

history
what are the sequence of events from the plebeians that caused rome's government to change?
Monday, June 2, 2014 at 9:25pm

Language arts Plzz help CHECK ANSWERS
ONE of the people in Sri Lanka are Sinhalese, whom are Buddhist by tradition. A smaller percentage are Tamil, of Hindu background. Civil wars have torn apart the small nation, whose is a bloody and violent history. First Tamil guerrillas attack government forces, and then the ...
Monday, June 2, 2014 at 3:59pm

Civic
Country A has always focused on producing cotton. Country B is a producer of coffee, grain, and textiles. Based only on this information, which statement is true about these two countries? (1 point) Country A exports more than Country B. Country A has a more diversified ...
Monday, June 2, 2014 at 3:06pm

Check Answers Language arts
ONE of the people in Sri Lanka are Sinhalese, whom are Buddhist by tradition. A smaller percentage are Tamil, of Hindu background. Civil wars have torn apart the small nation, whose is a bloody and violent history. First Tamil guerrillas attack government forces, and then the ...
Monday, June 2, 2014 at 2:51pm

Economics
The South African government is not providing enough welfare or subsidies to the poor and underpriviledged.What are welfare payments or consumer subsidies?
Monday, June 2, 2014 at 1:43pm

History
What are the ethical dimensions of bill 94? (Bill in Quebec that banned face covering in any government funded building such as hospitals, government-subsidized high schools and universities) I mostly need help on the definition of ethical dimensions, I can't remember what...
Monday, June 2, 2014 at 3:08am

criminal
The federal CAN-SPAM Act, which took effect January 1, 2004, regulates sending what? A. viruses from one computer to another B. commercial electronic mail messages C. electronic mail to government computers D. electronic mail to minors
Sunday, June 1, 2014 at 7:05pm

History
Ms. Sue please help! 3. Read the passage and answer the question that follows: Many slaves preferred not to escape their horrible lives on plantations because their families were often with them. Despite the fact that slaves had no rights, they often found ways to sabotage the...
Sunday, June 1, 2014 at 3:15pm

Economics
What role should our government play in Price Ceilings and a Price Floors?
Sunday, June 1, 2014 at 11:59am

Economics
What is the South African government providing and to whom?
Sunday, June 1, 2014 at 4:13am

U.S History
Jacksonian Democracy is associated with which of the following? A) rejection of states’ rights B) rejection of a national bank** C) rejection of weakening the central government D) rejection of strict interpretation of the Constitution
Friday, May 30, 2014 at 3:38pm

Microeconomics
Correcting for negative externalities - Regulation versus tradablepermits Suppose the government wants to reduce the total pollution emitted by three local firms. Currently, each firm is creating 4 units of pollution in the area, for a total of 12 pollution units. If the ...
Thursday, May 29, 2014 at 10:14pm

History
What did the founding fathers of the United States create in order to ensure that one person did not ever have too much power in the government?
Thursday, May 29, 2014 at 6:41pm

American government
the first news about the monica lewinsky scandal appeared: A on FM radio morning jockey shows. B on prime-time news C on CNN D through posts on the internet
Wednesday, May 28, 2014 at 1:16pm

Economics
2. If Congress has determined that the budget will not be completed by September 30, it should _____. prepare appropriations bills to be reviewed by the President shut down the federal government pass legislation for emergency funding send a notice to the Congressional Budget ...
Tuesday, May 27, 2014 at 5:37pm

history
How was the appointment of two Consuls during the Roman Republic an example of a democratic principle? A. One Consul represented patricians and one represented plebeians, so that all citizens had representation. B. Each Consul had control over the same number of military ...
Tuesday, May 27, 2014 at 5:13pm

English (Checking please)
Write the letter for the choice that best defines the italicized word. 1.) When training for the marathon, Edgar had to run every day to increase his *stamina* health invincibility strength endurance <----- 2.) No one doubted Maria’s *mettle* after she rushed into the...
Monday, May 26, 2014 at 7:07pm

economics
What is the south african government providing and to whom?
Monday, May 26, 2014 at 3:35pm

sinolwazi
The south african government is not providing enough welfare or subsidies to the poor and under priviledged?
Monday, May 26, 2014 at 11:07am

Introduction To Business
Hi, could someone help me please with the following questions? Thanks 1. Carmen Santiago works for a number of businesses as a “consultant.” She has helped design accounting systems, provided accounting services, and analyzed the financial strength of her clients&#...
Sunday, May 25, 2014 at 7:29pm

economics
what is the south african government providing and to whom?
Sunday, May 25, 2014 at 4:44pm

English III
The Emancipation Proclamation, excerpt BY THE PRESIDENT OF THE UNITED STATES OF AMERICA. A PROCLAMATION. I, ABRAHAM LINCOLN, President of the United States of America, and Commander-in-Chief of the Army and Navy thereof, do hereby proclaim and declare that hereafter, as ...
Sunday, May 25, 2014 at 4:43pm

English III
The Emancipation Proclamation, excerpt BY THE PRESIDENT OF THE UNITED STATES OF AMERICA. A PROCLAMATION. I, ABRAHAM LINCOLN, President of the United States of America, and Commander-in-Chief of the Army and Navy thereof, do hereby proclaim and declare that hereafter, as ...
Sunday, May 25, 2014 at 4:38pm

American Government
Originalists often hold that it is incorrect to use the equal protection ckause of the foyrteen anendment to strike down laws that discriminate because
Sunday, May 25, 2014 at 10:03am

English III
The Emancipation Proclamation, excerpt BY THE PRESIDENT OF THE UNITED STATES OF AMERICA. A PROCLAMATION. I, ABRAHAM LINCOLN, President of the United States of America, and Commander-in-Chief of the Army and Navy thereof, do hereby proclaim and declare that hereafter, as ...
Saturday, May 24, 2014 at 8:58pm

English III
The Emancipation Proclamation, excerpt BY THE PRESIDENT OF THE UNITED STATES OF AMERICA. A PROCLAMATION. I, ABRAHAM LINCOLN, President of the United States of America, and Commander-in-Chief of the Army and Navy thereof, do hereby proclaim and declare that hereafter, as ...
Saturday, May 24, 2014 at 8:52pm

English III
Letter to a Citizen of Kentucky, an excerpt Executive Mansion, Washington, April 4, 1864. A. G. Hodges, Esq., Frankfort, Ky. My Dear Sir: You ask me to put in writing the substance of what I verbally stated the other day, in your presence, to Governor Bramlette and Senator ...
Saturday, May 24, 2014 at 8:26pm

Economics
Some people would prefer a single income tax rate because it? A) would increase the government’s revenue. B) is easier to calculate. C) would reduce the percent of income poorer families pay in income taxes. D)means everyone would pay the same income percentage in taxes.
Thursday, May 22, 2014 at 4:53pm

Economics
The strongest argument to favor government regulation of cell phone service grids is that A. there are too many cell phone service towers B. the government could provide better cell phone service C. in some metropolitan areas there are too many choices fro cell phone providers...
Thursday, May 22, 2014 at 4:40pm

Civics
New Zealand is a country in which the legislature chooses the nation, executive leaders. This is an example of which kind of government? A. Democracy . B. Federation. C. Parliamentary . D. Monarchy. I say A.
Thursday, May 22, 2014 at 3:28pm

Economics
Unemployment is on the rise though inflation is quite low. Gross Domestic Product is rising but more slowly than the goal rate. The Federal Reserve may buy government securities in open market operations in order to A. increase the money supply and encourage economic growth. B...
Thursday, May 22, 2014 at 2:53pm

Economics
Mixed economies A. have a standard set of government laws B. vary widely in the level of government regulations C. limit trade to only other countries with mixed economies. D. depend on international organizations for guidance and direction
Thursday, May 22, 2014 at 1:55pm

HIS204
Question 1.1. The Depression reached its most devastating point in the months between FDR’s victory and when he entered the White House. However, he proclaimed that there was only one thing that the American people needed to be fearful of. Which of the following was it...
Wednesday, May 21, 2014 at 7:15pm

ECONOMICS
WHAT IS THE SOUTH AFRICAN GOVERNMENT PROVIDING AND TO WHO?
Wednesday, May 21, 2014 at 12:28pm

economics
What is the SA government proving providing and to whom?
Wednesday, May 21, 2014 at 8:48am

Health and Physical check answers
My Answers: #1) Greater coordination #2) Healthcare providers #3) Speak with a nurse about the product. #4) Amy convinces Briana to pick on the new student on their softball team. #5) Act #6) Walk away. #7) exercising every day for 45 minutes #8) Cindy and Marcus have a ...
Tuesday, May 20, 2014 at 2:55pm

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