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January 26, 2015

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social studies 8th
1. What was an underlying source of tension in westward expansion during the 1850s? (1 point) the inflation of goods a sharp decrease in population whether newly added territories should allow slavery **** disagreement over whether the economy of new territories be based on ...
Saturday, January 24, 2015 at 3:30pm

Art
Why did many nineteenth-century artists create pieces that alinged with the views of their government? A. They usally agreed with government policies. B. They could not survive without the government. C. They were sponsored by wealthy patrons. D. They lived in fear of the ...
Thursday, January 22, 2015 at 5:16pm

Social Studies
“No parts of England’s colonies can be taxed without their consent….every part has a right to be represented.” Explain what the quote means about the relationship between the British government and the American Colonies.
Thursday, January 22, 2015 at 4:11pm

Social Studies
1: The government must provide some goods and services because A: they are too expensive for entrepreneurs to provide. B: demand for them is greater than supply. C: private producers have no incentive to do so. D: not many people are interested in buying them. Is the Answer C...
Wednesday, January 21, 2015 at 9:32pm

History.
Hi, I got stuck on a few questions, do you mind helping me? What was George Washington's belief about U.S. foreign policy? a.The United States should form a strong alliance with France. <? b.The United States should remain neutral. c.The United States should be open to ...
Wednesday, January 21, 2015 at 6:33pm

government
Do you think the civil right acts are still necessary today
Wednesday, January 21, 2015 at 5:33pm

Civics
When Hurricane Andrew struck Florida in 1992, many people were responsible for the safety of its citizens. Which was a primary responsibility of the federal government? Researching technology to detect future hurricanes Restoring water and electricity Repairing road signs and ...
Wednesday, January 21, 2015 at 1:58pm

Civics
The Tampa Port Authority is one of the largest ports in Florida. It has been given the designation of special purpose district by the local government in order to increase efficiency. Why are special purpose districts created? Pls help lol.
Wednesday, January 21, 2015 at 1:35pm

Civics
Which of the following is MOST likely to be undertaken by the federal government? Organizing the construction of a new public university Writing additional requirements for teaching licenses Revising a citizenship test for immigrants Passing new laws to encourage trade in a ...
Tuesday, January 20, 2015 at 3:55pm

Civics
Which of the following is true about most state constitutions? A.Delegated powers are thoroughly described in most state constitutions. *** B. Most state constitutions are longer than the U.S. Constitution. C.The Constitution describes the federal government more than most ...
Tuesday, January 20, 2015 at 3:50pm

Civics
Brie's dad said that a state income tax would help the financial crisis by balancing the budget. Which would be the most effective way for Brie's dad to contribute his ideas to a plan for balancing the state budget? He should send a letter to each country's board f...
Tuesday, January 20, 2015 at 3:41pm

Civics
"Rule of law" refers to? Official name for the legislative branch of the national government of the united states Agencies such as the FBI, police department, and sheriff's department of the United States Document that details the structure, functions, and powers...
Tuesday, January 20, 2015 at 2:28pm

Art
Why did many 19th-century artists create pieces that aligned with the views of their government? A:They usually agreed with the government policies. B:They could not survive without the government. C:They were sponsored by wealthy patrons. D:They lived in fear of the public&#...
Tuesday, January 20, 2015 at 11:45am

Civics
Which of the following rights would be most likely to be protected by the Ninth Amendment? Right to a public trial Protection from seizure of property Right to be protected from government interference Right to limit harmful actions by other people***
Monday, January 19, 2015 at 5:23pm

Civics
Which of the following statements is most likely to have been said by an Anti-federalist? The constitution is the best solution to the country's problems. This new government will be too powerful. I don't like it.*** A stronger national government will protects us. Our...
Monday, January 19, 2015 at 4:38pm

Civics
The phrase "We the People of the United Sates" Reflects the idea that everyone is entitled to certain rights*** Reflects the fact that the colonist were still trying to repair their relationship with the king Reflects the fact that ordinary people were invited to ...
Monday, January 19, 2015 at 3:52pm

Civics
The fact that the states had to unanimously agree to changing the Articles of Confederation meant that the states would have to begin the process of making changes to the government it didn’t matter how ordinary citizens felt about the Articles of Confederation it would ...
Monday, January 19, 2015 at 3:44pm

Civics
"He has made Judges dependent on his will alone, for the tenure of their offices, and the amount and payment of their salaries" is one of the grievances listed in the Declaration of Independence? How does today's U.S government address this issue? by dividing the...
Monday, January 19, 2015 at 3:38pm

Civics
Which of the following was grievance of the American colonists against the British government in the years before the Declaration of Independence Their representatives in Parliament were given no respect The king kept his soldiers in the colonies*** They had to pay much higher...
Monday, January 19, 2015 at 1:59pm

Civics
Which of the following describes the Enlightenment idea of natural law? The idea that people consent to government authority and in return the government protects their rights The idea that people are born with rights that no government can take away *** The idea of dividing ...
Monday, January 19, 2015 at 1:13pm

Civics
Which quotation(s) from the united states constitution provides for a federal; system of federal government? Statement I:- "The … Manner of Elections for Senators and Representatives shall be prescribed (will be decided by ) each state Legislatures; but the Congress ...
Sunday, January 18, 2015 at 6:59pm

Federal Gverment
What is a example of service provided by federal government?
Sunday, January 18, 2015 at 6:44pm

Civics
How would you categorize the obligations and services of state and local governments as compared to those of the federal government? State and local governments provide, useful services, while the federal government tends to provide unnecessary services. State and local ...
Sunday, January 18, 2015 at 6:40pm

Civics
Teachers, doctors, and lawyers need professional licenses in order to perform their jobs legally. Who has the authority to issue these licenses? School boards Congress The state government*** City police
Sunday, January 18, 2015 at 6:31pm

Civics
"__________ should be upheld by all political parties. They would neither advise others to break the law, nor encourage others to do so even when the strongly disagree with the legislation put forward by the government of the day.' Which phrase or term best fills the ...
Sunday, January 18, 2015 at 5:25pm

Civics
Which of the following is true about laws in the united states? They are made by the police The forbid or require certain actions*** They are invalid unless every citizen has voted to accept them They prevent criticism of the government.
Sunday, January 18, 2015 at 5:19pm

National Government
The principal powers of Congress include all except the power of the purse. the power to declare war. implied powers. x the power to hire generals.
Saturday, January 17, 2015 at 3:22pm

economics
1. A sudden escalation in medical costs for treatment of ischemic heart disease would immediately: Answer Benefit providers. Be passed on to consumers. Benefit insurance companies. Decrease insurance company profits in the short term. Decrease tax revenues to the federal ...
Saturday, January 17, 2015 at 7:55am

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.
Thursday, January 15, 2015 at 6:06pm

government
how is representation for the states within the two houses of the us congress determined
Wednesday, January 14, 2015 at 9:05pm

english
Please someone check my answers. 1. Works such as "To Build a Fire" Naturalist writers such as Jack London advocated: -trusting entirely in the wisdom and ingenuity of human beings. -*respect for the power and wildness of the natural world* -remaining always within ...
Tuesday, January 13, 2015 at 4:49pm

Do newspapers, magazines, television, radio, movie
Im not sure what directing to go for this essay, i have changed it 3 times. can someone tell me if this would be correct? The answer is media doesn't decide what is important, The creators put out there what they think will catch peoples eyes, boring doesn't sell. Most...
Monday, January 12, 2015 at 8:55pm

Civics
The U.S. federal and state governments are similar because both levels of government have the power to declare war on a nation collect taxes from citizens trade with foreign countries *** print currency and control banks
Monday, January 12, 2015 at 3:58pm

Civics
In the United States, which level of government has the highest authority? State *** County City National
Monday, January 12, 2015 at 3:55pm

Civics
Which of the following is an example of a power the U.S. Constitution delegates to the national government? Print and coin money Charter new banks *** Make laws about marriage Determine voter qualifications
Monday, January 12, 2015 at 3:54pm

Civics
A text box reads, If men were angels, no government would be necessary. If angels were to govern men, neither external nor internal controls on government would be necessary ... the great difficulty lies in this, you must first enable the government to control the governed, ...
Sunday, January 11, 2015 at 10:07pm

Civics
John Locke explained a "social contract" is a belief that government has final authority over citizens an agreement that all people have the right to life, liberty, and property*** an agreement between citizens and their government a belief that government should be ...
Sunday, January 11, 2015 at 4:54pm

Government
What is one specific example of why a person would be summoned to the Erie County Supreme Court? I know that the Erie County Supreme Court deals with criminal and civil cases.
Sunday, January 11, 2015 at 2:49pm

Civics
In Article I, the United States Constitution says, “No State shall…coin money.” Instead, the Constitution grants authority to coin money to the national government. This means that coining money is an example of what kind of power? Reserved Shared Delegated ...
Saturday, January 10, 2015 at 12:28pm

U.S History
1. Which of these was a precedent that George Washington set? (5 points) a)constitutional amendment process b)formal presidential dinners c)singing of the national anthem d)use of a presidential cabinet 2. "The time for the new election of a citizen to be president of the...
Friday, January 9, 2015 at 5:56pm

History
What are the benefits of the roman republic form of government? Why would the Romans be interested in ruling Carthage?
Thursday, January 8, 2015 at 7:20pm

computer and technology
It is important to verify internet source because. ----- choose that apply. A.the source should be written by real author. B.anyone can create a website and write false or inaccurate information on it c.you need to make sure it is owened by a government agency. D.websites can ...
Thursday, January 8, 2015 at 5:37pm

social studies
How did the Lewis and Clark's Expedition impact U.S. society or government? please help.!
Thursday, January 8, 2015 at 4:00pm

Accounting
On Sept. 1, 2012, Parsons Company purchased $84,000 10 year 7% government bonds at 100 plus accrued interest. The semi-annual interest payment dates are June 30 and Dec. 31. Journalize the entry to record the bond purchase.
Thursday, January 8, 2015 at 10:45am

government
Some might suggest that the Constitution favoured placing power in the hands of economic elites. Which of the following does NOT fit this argument? A. The Electoral College B. The election of senators C. The Tenth Amendment D. The presidential veto I think D-don't think ...
Tuesday, January 6, 2015 at 9:03pm

government
A shift towaard cooperative federalism was evidenced by President Obama's support of the stimulus bill that included temporary_______funding for_______functions such as education and public safety. A.federal;state B.state;state C.state;federal D.federal;state I think D; ...
Tuesday, January 6, 2015 at 8:59pm

economics
if you could verify/falsify my answers on these multiple choice questions and possible give me insight on possible correct answers, that would be great. thanks! 1. Which is an acceptable market method of regulating negative externalities? A. Legal action against the source ...
Tuesday, January 6, 2015 at 8:42pm

Civics
? --------> Limited Monarchy Mayflower Compact ------> Self-Government Common sense English Bill of rights Manga Carta **** Wealth Of nations
Tuesday, January 6, 2015 at 5:19pm

Civics
Montesquieu's system of "separation of powers" means that Government is divided into three branches*** People are born with rights that can not be taken away. government may rule because the citizens consent people have the right to life,liberty, and property.
Tuesday, January 6, 2015 at 4:37pm

Civics
The amendment process under the constitution allows the government to Add as many new laws as the congress can pass*** Remain exactly the way the founders envisioned Change to meets the needs of a modern society Levy taxes In times of war and national need Fast Please!
Tuesday, January 6, 2015 at 4:19pm

civics
The federalists argued that a national government would 2:45 PM Preserve the power of wealthy men Suppress the liberties of the common people Protect all citizens in time of trouble*** Threaten the authority f the states
Tuesday, January 6, 2015 at 2:52pm

Civics
Why did the framers of the constitution include the system of checks and balances? To ensure the powers of each branch of government are limited and checked by another branch To create a process for the American people to choose their representatives for government branches To...
Tuesday, January 6, 2015 at 2:42pm

Government
The top 1 percent of the American population possesses what percentage of the nation's wealth? A. 20 B. 27 C. 33 D. 39 The book says that the top 5 percent of the American population gets more than 21 percent of the national income. I'm thinking maybe c
Monday, January 5, 2015 at 7:40pm

Government
The cost of the Iraq War, as of June 2009, equals: A. Giving 32 million four-year college scholarships B. enrolling more than 100 children in Head Start programs C. building 5 million new public-housing units D. either A or B is correct The books says that 114 million kids in ...
Monday, January 5, 2015 at 7:17pm

Civics
after the creation of the constitution, the executive branch of the new U.S. government allowed for The states to have fair representation Laws to be judged as fair or not Laws to be enforced*** The U.S. to become a monarchy
Monday, January 5, 2015 at 3:56pm

History
1.Which of these was a precedent that George Washington set? A. constitutional amendment process B.formal presidential dinners C.singing of the national anthem D.use of a presidential cabinet 2.“The time for a new election of a citizen be president of the United States is...
Monday, January 5, 2015 at 10:38am

Langague Arts 8th Grade
3. What does Johnny’s mastery of riding Goblin show about his character? (1 point) He is rash and quick-tempered. He is brave and determined. He is immature and selfish. He is arrogant and proud. 4. Which of the following statements most accurately reflects the political ...
Sunday, January 4, 2015 at 10:33pm

History
1. Who controlled the most territory bordering the Louisiana Purchase? A- Spain B- France C- Great Britain D-Mexico 2. Which of the founding fathers was an author, a statesman, and a scientist? A- John Adams B- Benjamin Franklin C- Thomas Jefferson D-George Washington 3. What ...
Sunday, January 4, 2015 at 5:43pm

constitution
In which era did the Court begin to expand the powers of the federal government? A. Marshall Court B. Taney Court C. Pre-New Deal D. Rehnquist Court is it A 2. Statutes passed by Congress are found in the: A. U.S. Code. B. Federal Register. C. U.S. Statutes. D. Book of laws. ...
Saturday, January 3, 2015 at 3:23pm

government
What is constitution?
Thursday, January 1, 2015 at 9:16am

government
What is franchise?
Wednesday, December 31, 2014 at 1:05pm

government
What is the relationship between constitution and constitutionalism?
Wednesday, December 31, 2014 at 1:05pm

Science
Name a way in which our government dictates the administration of vaccines to children.
Monday, December 29, 2014 at 10:58am

science
Name a way in which our government dictates the administration of vaccines to children
Monday, December 29, 2014 at 12:33am

science
1)Name one way in which our government dictates the administration of vaccines to children. 2)What were the three major outbreaks of influenza during the 20th century and how did governments understand and respond to these outbreaks?
Sunday, December 28, 2014 at 9:20pm

Big History Test (Check) Part1.
What was the chief goal of the Compromise of 1850? to resolve Texas's statehood issues to preserve the Union <-- to improve the economy in both the North and the South to preserve the balance between slave states and free states What theory promoted by Congressman ...
Tuesday, December 23, 2014 at 11:46am

economics
Mutual funds are attractive to small investors because (a) the funds offer a guaranteed return on investment (b) the funds are insured by an agency of the US government (c) the funds offer the opportunity to share in an investment in a variety of stocks and bonds (d) investors...
Sunday, December 21, 2014 at 12:02pm

AVIATION SECURITY
who is responsible for hiring and training checkpoint security supervisors? 1. federal government 2. airport operators 3. airline carriers 4. airport security managers I think it's B
Thursday, December 18, 2014 at 6:19pm

english
1. In works like "To Build a Fire," Naturalist writers such as Jack London advocated (Points : 5) trusting entirely in the wisdom and ingenuity of human beings. respect for the power and wildness of the natural world. remaining always within the protective boundaries...
Tuesday, December 16, 2014 at 9:49am

American National Government
Each state constitution provides for local entities, including all except (Points : 1) counties. port authorities. municipalities. special districts.
Monday, December 15, 2014 at 8:55am

History
Word box : Common Sense, Northwest Territory Ordinance, The American Crisis, Land Ordinance of 1785, Shays Rebellion, Philadelphia Convention of 1787, Virginia Plan, "Give me Liberty or Give me death" 1. Massachusetts farmers rebellion over loss of farms Shays ...
Saturday, December 13, 2014 at 12:00pm

History
Word Box : Declaration of Independence US Constitution articles of confederation Federalist Papers Bill of Rights Washingtons Farewell Address, Albany Plan of Union, Olive Branch Petition 1.americas first government,weak, consisted of only legislative branch created during ...
Saturday, December 13, 2014 at 11:52am

History
Word box : Mercantilism Religious Freedom Magna Carta English Bill of Rights Mayflower Compact Fundamental Orders of Conneticut Virginia House of Burgesses Navigation Acts 1. 1689 law that reinforced the idea of no taxation without representation and the right to petition the ...
Saturday, December 13, 2014 at 11:46am

History
Word Bank : Popular Sovereignty, Republicanism, Federalism, Separation of Powers, Checks and Balances, Limited gov, Individual Rights 1. aidivion of power between the states and federal gov some power is reintaed for the federal gov some for the states and somet hey share or ...
Saturday, December 13, 2014 at 11:24am

History
Why did Wu Wang rebel against the Shang Government?
Wednesday, December 10, 2014 at 8:42pm

social studies
What was the primary reason that new Christian denominations sprang up in Georgia following the war? The new government did not endorse any one specific religion The slaves’ religions were adopted by early Americans. The Georgia constitution made provisions for up to 13 ...
Wednesday, December 10, 2014 at 7:31pm

government
Describe how radio transformed the political process.
Wednesday, December 10, 2014 at 5:03pm

social studies
what was the primary reason that new christian denominations sprang up in goergia following the war? the new government did not endorse any one specific religion. the slaves' religions were adopted by early americans the goergia constitution made provisions for up to 13 ...
Wednesday, December 10, 2014 at 3:21pm

history part 2
Woodrow Wilson became president of the United States after winning the election of 1912. He won again in 1916. One of the reasons he won was his A. decision to send American troops to Europe to fight in World War I. B. record of helping reform American business and government...
Wednesday, December 10, 2014 at 12:37pm

English
I need help with my research paper outline.(ARE THERE ANY MISTAKES?) According to (author/source)Michael Martinez and Jaqueline Hurtado(Date 2014/11/15) the main idea about this subject is the parents does not believe in what the government said and that they are not doing ...
Wednesday, December 10, 2014 at 9:28am

government
Is Lobbying ethical?
Tuesday, December 9, 2014 at 7:02pm

Language arts help
Which of the following sentences from the novel best describes the Whig point of view? A. ....we're better off to take anything from the Birtish Paliament.... and never protest. B. ....we American colonies are too weak to get on without England's help and guidance. C...
Tuesday, December 9, 2014 at 6:24pm

Language arts help
Which of the following statements most accurately refflects the political climate in Boston in 1773? A. Most people in Boston were Tories who remained loyal to England and believed the Whigs were needlessly stirring up trouble. B. The Whigs were a vocal majority that ran the ...
Tuesday, December 9, 2014 at 6:18pm

POL:201 american national government
Theodore Lowi suggested the remedy for cumbersome bureaucracy was (Points : 1) returning to juridical democracy. delegating even more authority. reducing the size of government. throwing money at the problem. Question 10. 10. The authority of agencies in the Executive Branch ...
Monday, December 8, 2014 at 9:36pm

social studies
1. which of the following staments would describe a reason why the confederation government was unable to help georgia solve its problems with the indians? it was too busy fighting foreign wars. the president would veto any action it took. it was a week system of government in...
Sunday, December 7, 2014 at 11:15am

Science
A spy in a speed boat is being chased down a river by government officials in a faster craft. Just as the officials’ boat pulls up next to the spy’s boat, both boats reach the edge of a 4.6 m waterfall. The spy’s speed is 16 m/s and the officials’ speed is ...
Saturday, December 6, 2014 at 1:26am

Help - involving economics
So if the federal government decided to increase the minimum wage by $1/hr, what could be some economic affects of that? I already thought of the fact that people will get paid more, but I can't think of any more. Can you help?
Friday, December 5, 2014 at 1:31pm

history
Under the Articles of Confederation, the central government could not a. borrow money. b. force states to provide money and soldiers. c. make treaties. d. resolve conflicts between states.
Thursday, December 4, 2014 at 4:50pm

social studies help as soon as possible
3. which of the following does not describe part of the intolerable acts? boston's port was closed there was a tax on molasses there were limited town meetings colonists had to quarter british i think this choice c soldiers in their homes. 4. which of the following was not...
Thursday, December 4, 2014 at 2:00pm

social studies
1. which of the colonies was not a response of the colonies to the tea act?. a tea ships were sent back to britian in protest b the tea was confiscated and sold later c crates of tea were dumped into the water d colonists made a profit because of the monopoly by britian i ...
Thursday, December 4, 2014 at 12:44pm

government
popular figures in the history of the party what does this mean?? do we right about the background or just who they were??
Wednesday, December 3, 2014 at 7:18pm

Language Art Novel
Which of the following statements most accurately reflects the political climate in Boston in 1773? a. Most people in Boston were Tories who remained loyal to England and believed the Whigs were needlessly stirring up trouble. b. The Whigs were a vocal majority that ran the ...
Wednesday, December 3, 2014 at 1:22pm

American National Government
Despite the greater federal authority in the federal relationship, federalism is still important for all the following reasons except that: A)it provides the best means of developing a vast country because it allows for experimentation. B)it may stimulate the interest of the ...
Monday, December 1, 2014 at 9:43pm

POL 201
Despite the greater federal authority in the federal relationship, federalism is still important for all the following reasons except that: A)it provides the best means of developing a vast country because it allows for experimentation. B)it may stimulate the interest of the ...
Monday, December 1, 2014 at 8:43pm

government
What is the tripartite view of political parties? Has this model become outdated? If so, why? i got the first part the second part id
Monday, December 1, 2014 at 8:15pm

History Help?
What role did Stephen Austin play in the settlement of Texas by American colonists? He defeated Santa Anna's army, making it safe for colonists in the region. He convinced American colonists in Texas to declare their independence from Mexico. He received a large land grant...
Monday, December 1, 2014 at 7:36pm

POL201
A federal system differs from a unitary system in that: A) power is concentrated in one central government. B) sub-governments delegate power to the central authority . C) power is distributed between the central government and other governmental units. D) the central ...
Monday, December 1, 2014 at 7:35pm

government
What is the tripartite view of political parties? Has this model become outdated? If so, why?
Monday, December 1, 2014 at 7:22pm

Calculus...help
The projected public spending by the British government for the years 2010-2011 (t = 0) through 2014-2015 (t = 4) is 692 billion pounds/year. The projected public revenue for the same period is f(t) = 292.6t + 134.4 / t + 6.9 + 500 billion pounds (0 ge t ge 4). Find the ...
Monday, December 1, 2014 at 12:02am

government
. In Griswold v. Connecticut, the Supreme Court was considered an activist court because... I know that it has everything to do with the privacy law. I am stuck between two answer from the multiple choice. please help.
Sunday, November 30, 2014 at 8:10am

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