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January 21, 2017

Homework Help: Social Studies: Government

Recent Homework Questions About Government

Government
Does the popular vote matter at all in presidential elections? If so, why does the electoral college have the right to elect the president?
Friday, January 20, 2017 by Maya

HISTORY PLS HELP!!!!!
How did thomas jefferson and george washington establish a stable government I have George washington: 1) appting cabinet heads 2) jay's treaty 3) judiciary act of 1789 4) crushing whiskey rebellion Jefferson: 1) Louisiana purchase 1803 2)embargo act (it failed, but led to...
Thursday, January 19, 2017 by Maya

HISTORY PLS HELP!!!!!
How did thomas jefferson and george washington establish a stable government I have George washington: 1) appting cabinet heads 2) jay's treaty 3) judiciary act of 1789 4) crushing whiskey rebellion Jefferson: 1) Louisiana purchase 1803 2)embargo act (it failed, but led to...
Thursday, January 19, 2017 by Maya

History
How did thomas jefferson and george washington establish a stable government I have George washington: 1) appting cabinet heads 2) jay's treaty 3) judiciary act of 1789 4) crushing whiskey rebellion Jefferson: 1) Louisiana purchase 1803 2)embargo act (it failed, but led to...
Thursday, January 19, 2017 by Maya

US History
How did jefferson and washington establish a stable government after the adoption of the constitution
Thursday, January 19, 2017 by Maya

HELP AMERICAN GOV
“At times, a President has had to turn to roundabout methods in order to achieve his [treaty] goals. When a Senate minority defeated a treaty to annex Texas, President John Tyler was able to bring about annexation in 1845 by encouraging passage of a joint ...
Thursday, January 19, 2017 by mstv1112

American Gov
“At times, a President has had to turn to roundabout methods in order to achieve his [treaty] goals. When a Senate minority defeated a treaty to annex Texas, President John Tyler was able to bring about annexation in 1845 by encouraging passage of a joint ...
Thursday, January 19, 2017 by mstv1112

Texas history
1. Who were the buffalo soldiers? A. African-American US Calvary units that fought against the Comanche B. Comanche rangers who also hunted buffalo C. Private security hired by Texas cattleman to protect them from the Comanche D. Soldiers of signed by the US army to attack the...
Thursday, January 19, 2017 by Anonymous

Social studies
How did middle class people generally differ from the lower class? A. They live in urban tenements B. They moved to the center of the cities C. They have more time for leisure activities D. Remodeled their lives on foreign royalty Why did African-Americans moved from the real ...
Thursday, January 19, 2017 by Liziana

Social studies
What believe united the progressive movement? A. That societies problems could be solved B. That education needed reform C. That there should be a federal income tax D. That political bosses should not hold office What was the main reason for the creation of the civil service...
Wednesday, January 18, 2017 by Liziana

Social studies
What believe united the progressive movement? A. That societies problems could be solved B. That education needed reform C. That there should be a federal income tax D. That political bosses should not hold office What was the main reason for the creation of the civil service...
Wednesday, January 18, 2017 by Liziana

Social Studies
1. Which was the immediate goal of the standard Oil Company when it lowered its prices? A. to sell stock to investors B. to outcompete rival businesses C. to for a monopoly D. to pass on lower costs to customers 2. Which of these would most likely happen under a free market? A...
Wednesday, January 18, 2017 by JameSk8

History
If The British Government Could Do It Over Again The British governing policy of salutary neglect gave the young colonial governments a chance to "experiment" with their own self-governance. Gaining confidence in their abilities to rule the people without the British...
Tuesday, January 17, 2017 by Mary

SOCIAL STUDIES HELP (CHECK ANSWERS PLEASE)
1. Why did the U.S become involved in Mexico's civil war? A. Relations had weakened between the United States and the new government**** B) Mexico was unable to end the war without U.S intervention C) the U.S provided troops to support the leader Wilson preferred D) ...
Monday, January 16, 2017 by Batmen

American History
If The British Government Could Do It Over Again The British governing policy of salutary neglect gave the young colonial governments a chance to "experiment" with their own self-governance. Gaining confidence in their abilities to rule the people without the British...
Sunday, January 15, 2017 by Joy

math
in a class containing 32 students, a student can either do Government or History or both. If 16 students do Government, 18 do History and 3 do none of the subjects, find how many do both
Sunday, January 15, 2017 by Chidinma

Government
I need help on these two questions these are my answers. The U.S Congress is a bicameral branch of government in which each state A) Is represented based on population in the House of Representatives and is equally represented in the Senate B) Elects members of the Senate and ...
Sunday, January 15, 2017 by Amanda

Government
Can someone please check my answer for me I'm having trouble on my government practice test. Which of the following is an example of checks and balances? A) Congress can override a presidential veto by two-thirds veto in each house. B) The legislative and Judiciary work ...
Sunday, January 15, 2017 by Sidney

Social Studies
Which of the following was a goal of the Boxer Rebellion in China? A. To rid the country of foreigners B. To expand Chinese territory C. To receive international military support D. To restore the previous government I think it would be A if not I think it would be D
Wednesday, January 11, 2017 by EmberShy

Social Studies
2. Why did the Unites States become involved in Mexico's civil war? A. Relations had weakened between the United States and the new government. B. Mexico was unable to end the war without U.S. intervention. C. The United States provided troops to support the leader Wilson ...
Wednesday, January 11, 2017 by EmberShy

Social studies
Which action would be consistent with a person who believe in civil disobedience? ~ A.) A Know-Nothing party member attacking an immigrant. B.) A conductor on the Underground Railroad guiding escapes slaves. C.) An angry citizen setting fire to a government building. D.) A ...
Wednesday, January 11, 2017 by Nyr

Math
1. Which of the following established a limited self-government to the Puerto Ricans by the United Sates? Platt Amendment*** Foraker Act Sherman Act Roosevelt Corollary
Tuesday, January 10, 2017 by EmberShy

Social studies
I couldn't find the answer i needed.... This is for Social Studies Unit 2 Lesson 1 Test.. 1. What affect did the Fugitive Slave Act have? Select all that apply. A. it convinced Northerners that slavery was immoral B. it convinced Southerners that Northerners would help ...
Tuesday, January 10, 2017 by Why

American Government
I am having difficulty completing the following essay questions..... Explain the purpose of THE FEDERALIST PAPERS and their effect on American founding documents. What are standing committees in Congress? What duties and functions do they perform? Include examples from the ...
Tuesday, January 10, 2017 by Abby

Business communication
the state government of sindland is going to bring some changes. They are bringing a change in human right issue. They want to secure sindland state ecologically. They want safeguard their existing freshwater resource. In addition they want to secure its ecosystem and ...
Saturday, January 7, 2017 by Anil

American Government
Please check my answers 2. What does congressional power of the purse refer to? A. Congress taxes all individuals who earn money in the US B. Congress taxes all corporations who make a profit in the US C. Congress finances the federal government and all its programs D. ...
Friday, January 6, 2017 by M

American Government
Please check my answers 1. Which kind of policy was the troubled asset relief program (TARP)? A. It was a fiscal policy and I could buy the federal government to prevent inflation B. It was a monetary policy enacted by the federal government to expand the economy C. It was a ...
Friday, January 6, 2017 by M

American Government
Check my answers please 1. Which of the following describe the role of an entrepreneur in a capitalist economic system? (I need to select 2) A. Someone who combines the factors of production into a business B. Someone who decides how much regulation the economy needs C. ...
Friday, January 6, 2017 by M

Geography
What were the two levels of government in New York in the late 1760
Thursday, January 5, 2017 by Javon

History
Your answer 8.5 (C) 1. The Federalists and the Democratic-Republicans emerged as separate political parties partly as a result of disagreement over — * 5 points how the nation should develop economically whether to enforce the Monroe Doctrine how the nation ...
Thursday, January 5, 2017 by ...vmju788i dumb guy/./////

American Government
The trial of a person charged with a federal crime, or a suit involving the infringement of a patent or a copyright, or one involving any other matter arising out of an act of congress is....within the...jurisdiction of the federal courts. A. Concurrent jurisdiction. B. ...
Thursday, January 5, 2017 by Abby

American Government
Please check my answers. 1. Which of the following is a reason explaining why prison populations have increased dramatically? A. Many prisons have close down making the ones that remain overcrowded. B. Many new prisons have been built inspiring states to fill them. C. The ...
Thursday, January 5, 2017 by M

History
3.How did Spanish colonies differ from French and English colonies? a.Missionaries sought to convert Native Americans to Christianity b.Peninsulares and creoles banned the slave trade, calling it immoral. c.The encomienda system subjected native peoples to forced labor. d.The ...
Wednesday, January 4, 2017 by Leah<3

American Government
Please check my answers 1. Which of the following make up the structure of nearly all county governments? (I need to choose 4 answers) A. Appointed bureaucrats B. Boards or commissions C. A county judge D. Elected officials E. A governing body F. A justice of the peace G. A ...
Wednesday, January 4, 2017 by M

Government
1. Read this excerpt from the textbook about state legislators. " The rate of turnover and legislative seats is fairly high although it tends to vary from state to state and time to time. In a given year some 20% of all lawmakers around the country are serving their first...
Wednesday, January 4, 2017 by M

American Government
Why do presidents prefer federal judges who tend to agree with their views?
Wednesday, January 4, 2017 by Erica

American Government
Name the two factors that give federal courts jurisdiction over a case. Give an example of each.
Tuesday, January 3, 2017 by Jackie

English
Explain to what extent religion does or does not belong as part of government policy. Three reasons
Monday, January 2, 2017 by Aria

Social studies
1. Which of the following are true about the road expansion in the late 19th century? Choose all that apply . A- it lead to new managerial forms and techniques B- it accelerated the growth of new territories C- It was financed by the government D- it grew too quickly and large...
Monday, January 2, 2017 by Skyler

Government
1. How is the supreme court equal to the other branches of government? a. It has the same powers as the legislative branch and executive branch. b. It enforces the laws along with the president. c It creates laws like the legislative branch. d. It interprets the laws and has ...
Monday, January 2, 2017 by Government Help

American government
Aluminium sulphate when dissolved in water forms aluminium hydroxide and sulphuric acid.Since, aluminium hydroxide is insoluble in water, a clear solution is not obtained. Al2(SO4)3 + 6H2O →2Al(OH)3 + 3H2SO4Aluminium Aluminiumsulphate Hydroxide
Sunday, January 1, 2017 by Alex

american goverment
The fabric of American empire ought to rest on the solid basis of the consent of the people. The streams of national power ought to flow from that pure, original fountain of all legitimate authority. –Alexander Hamilton, The Federalist No. 22 Use the excerpt ...
Sunday, January 1, 2017 by joeyyyy33

american goverment
The constitutional prohibition against laws respecting an establishment of religion must at least mean that, in this country, it is no part of the business of government to compose official prayers for any group of the American people to recite as part of a religious program ...
Sunday, January 1, 2017 by joeyyyy33

American Goverment
2. Which of the following supports the idea that yelling “Bomb!â€​57; is not protected by the Constitution? (1 point) A separation of church and state B rights of the accused C rights not absolute D popular sovereignty 3. Speech is ...
Thursday, December 29, 2016 by joeyyyy33

american goverment
2. Which of the following supports the idea that yelling “Bomb!â€​57; is not protected by the Constitution? (1 point) A separation of church and state B rights of the accused C rights not absolute D popular sovereignty 3. Speech is ...
Monday, December 26, 2016 by joeyyyy33

American Government
What is the consequence of the US recognizing a foreign government? Uhh..idk ;-; Help me plz.
Monday, December 26, 2016 by An idiot

corrections
Most state correctional systems leave the majority of correctional problems in the state to units of local government, concerning themselves instead with the principal institutions and
Sunday, December 25, 2016 by Anonymous

Government
Please help me with government 1. The 10th amendment to the Constitution reads as follows: " The powers not delegated to the United States by the Constitution, nor prohibited by it to the States, are reserved to the States respectively, or to the people." According ...
Saturday, December 24, 2016 by M

social studies
The Emergency Highway Energy Conservation Act was passed in 1974. Under this act, states would only get federal highway funding if they set a speed limit of 55 mph on all four-lane highways. Why would the federal government deny funding the states instead of just directly ...
Wednesday, December 21, 2016 by Anonymous

history
Which of the following is a major example of Abraham Lincoln's policy of leniency toward the defeated South? A. Pres Lincoln's willingness to have federal government assume responsibility of the Confederate government's war debts. B. Pres Lincoln's choice to ...
Wednesday, December 21, 2016 by Hi

American Government
Please check my answers 1. Political parties and interest groups differ in which of the following ways? A. Individual interest groups infuse more money into politics than political parties. B. Interest groups represent ideologies of members, whereas political parties do not ...
Tuesday, December 20, 2016 by M

American Government
1. "Americans of all ages, all conditions, and all dispositions, constantly form associations... not only for commercial and manufacturing but of a thousand other kinds -- religious, moral, serious, futile, extensive or restricted, enormous or diminutive. " -Alexis ...
Tuesday, December 20, 2016 by M

social studies
If Burundi has a revolution, how should they set up their new government? Explain
Monday, December 19, 2016 by rc

SS 3
14. How would the Philippine government respond to an insurgency? The government would try to work with their members. The government would want to support it. The government would ignore it. The government would fight it fiercely.***
Monday, December 19, 2016 by Agala

HEEEELLLPPP FAST SS!
8. Analyze the effect that plentiful harvests had on population in the ancient civilizations of the mainland's river valleys. In addition to the financial reward it already offers for the birth of new babies, what other steps could the government of Singapore take to ...
Monday, December 19, 2016 by Agala

Amerian government
PLEASE PLEASE PLEASE HELP ME 1. What type of power does the Constitution grant to the Supreme Court? (1 point) executive power federal power judicial power legislative power 2. Which are examples of judicial restraint in the Supreme Court? Select all that apply. (3 points) &...
Sunday, December 18, 2016 by andrea

American Government
What would be the main benefit of a contested convention be to the other political party? A. a lack of momentum and unity in the contested candidate's party**** B. an inexperienced candidate taking the nomination C. a candidate the public disapproved of taking the ...
Friday, December 16, 2016 by Anonymous

Social Studies
Which of the following is a major example of Abraham Lincoln's policy of leniency toward the defeated South? A. Pres Lincoln's willingness to have federal government assume responsibility of the Confederate government's war debts. B. Pres Lincoln's choice to ...
Friday, December 16, 2016 by Emma

American Government
These following questions are the only ones on the test I do not understand! Please help!!!!! :/ 6. Which is the BEST paraphrase of the first stanza of “The Olympic Swimmer”? A. Athletes from across the globe train to compete in the Olympics...
Friday, December 16, 2016 by Ashley

Sis plz help one question thx asap
What examples are given of a limited government and an unlimited government in the section? How did each type of government affect its citizens
Thursday, December 15, 2016 by Lexi;)

Government
How do political cleavages shape people's opinions?
Thursday, December 15, 2016 by Amy

social studies
"we have come after these long thousands of years to experience the agony of ten years for foreign oppression with every loss to the right to live, every restriction of the freedom thought..." 10.which of these judgments would the Koreans most likely make about the ...
Thursday, December 15, 2016 by hi me

American Government
in the case of schenck vs united states justice oliver wendell holmes jr wrote: "the most stringent protection of free speech would not protect a man in falsely shouting fire in a theatre and causing a panic." this is an example of what kind of rights? a. absolute ...
Wednesday, December 14, 2016 by Alice Keign

Social Studies
In the text, you read this about states' rights in the Confederacy: The South also had political problems. The Confederate constitution favored states' rights and limited the authority of the central government. As a result, the Confederate government often found it ...
Wednesday, December 14, 2016 by Betta Fish

American Government
in the case of schenck vs united states justice oliver wendell holmes jr wrote: "the most stringent protection of free speech would not protect a man in falsely shouting fire in a theatre and causing a panic." this is an example of what kind of rights? a. absolute ...
Wednesday, December 14, 2016 by .

American Government
"The judicial Power shall extend to all Cases, in Law and Equity, arising under this Constitution, the Laws of the United States, and Treaties made, or which shall be made, under their Authority..." Read the passage. How does the Constitution establish the powers of ...
Tuesday, December 13, 2016 by Samantha

American Government
Which process came under scrutiny during the 200 presidential election of George W. Bush? (1 point) A) Due process B) Electoral College C) Declare war D) Legislative process
Tuesday, December 13, 2016 by Samantha

American Government
Which of the following international actions may a president do without congressional approval? (2 points) Select all that apply. A) Negotiate executive agreements B) Make treaties C) Declare war D) Engage the military in combat operations
Tuesday, December 13, 2016 by Samantha

American Government
What is the purpose of executive departments? (2 points) Select all that apply. A)To advise the president B) To create executive policies C) To carry out executive policies D) To create executive orders I don't have any guesses on what the answers might be so any help ...
Tuesday, December 13, 2016 by Samantha J

History
Which of the following were basic principles of the know nothing party Anti immigrant ati catholic Less federal government regulation no abolition
Tuesday, December 13, 2016 by Hihicat

American Government
Consider the expressed non-legislative powers related to patents and copyrights. Why did the founding fathers include these ideas in the expressed powers of Congress? How have patents and copyrights contributed to U.S. History an identity?
Tuesday, December 13, 2016 by Anonymous

American Government
How have the war powers evolved since World War II?
Tuesday, December 13, 2016 by Anonymous

American Government
PLEASE HELP URGENT How has the power of congress evolved through the Necessary and Proper Clause? What role did McCulloch v. Maryland play in this evolution?
Tuesday, December 13, 2016 by Anonymous

Social Studies, Civil War
Most of the questions have maps or images to go with them, I answered those but I need help/answers checked on the ones that don't. I need to get a good grade on this so I can finally get out of this stupid online school!!! What was the importance of slave codes? A. They ...
Tuesday, December 13, 2016 by UrgentHelpNeeded

SS HELP FAST!!!
So, I Need Help On This One, I'd Like It If You'd Just Say What You Mean and Not Site a Site or anything like that, But, HELP!. The growth of China’s economy has caused pollution problems. Explain why the government continues to use coal-fired power ...
Tuesday, December 13, 2016 by Agala

political science
1) Scenario: The President appoints Dan Evans to Senator Adams' seat when Adams resigns due to a personal scandal. This scenario is: a) Constitutional, because it is within the President’s powers to appoint Senators when one dies or resigns in the middle ...
Tuesday, December 13, 2016 by Alex

American Government
Why did the framers insist that federal judges be appointed for a lifetime of service?
Monday, December 12, 2016 by Karen

American Government
1. how is the supreme court equal to the other branches of government? a. it has the same powers as the legislative branch and executive branch. b. it enforces the laws along with the president*** c. it creates laws like the legislative branch d. it interprets the laws and has...
Monday, December 12, 2016 by Alice Keign

Society and Culture before the Civil War SS
Most of the questions have maps or images to go with them, I answered those but I need help/answers checked on the ones that don't. I need to get a good grade on this so I can finally get out of this stupid online school!!! What was the importance of slave codes? A. They ...
Monday, December 12, 2016 by UrgentHelpNeeded

social studies
Which document establishes the separation of powers? a. the Bill of Rights b. the Articles of Confederation c. the Declaration of Independence d. the Constitution *** In what way did the structure of the Virginia House of Burgesses influence the governments of the states and ...
Monday, December 12, 2016 by LAFAYETTE

American Government
1) In the case Schenck v. United States, Justice Oliver Wendell Holmes wrote: "The most stringent protection of free speech would not protect a man in falsely shouting fire in a theatre and causing a panic." This is an example of what kind of rights? A) absolute ...
Monday, December 12, 2016 by Juliet

SS HELP MEEEE PLEASEEE
13. how did the embargo act of 1807 affect south carolina? a. it hurt the sale of the planters' rice and cotton b. it hurt the planters who needed british manufactured goods c. it hurt the aristocrats who could not longer send their sons to school in england d. it hurt the...
Monday, December 12, 2016 by chloe

social studies help pls
13. how did the embargo act of 1807 affect south carolina? a. it hurt the sale of the planters' rice and cotton b. it hurt the planters who needed british manufactured goods c. it hurt the aristocrats who could not longer send their sons to school in england d. it hurt the...
Monday, December 12, 2016 by chloe

career
This is my module exam and I need someone to check it please only people who really know if the answers are right thank you. 1. Which federal agency is responsible for enforcing employment discrimination laws? A. Veteran's Administration (VA). B. The Equal Employment ...
Monday, December 12, 2016 by John Doe

American Government
The question in every case is whether the words used are used in such circumstances and are of such a nature as to create a clear and present danger that they will bring about the substantive evils that Congress has a right to prevent. –Schenck v. United ...
Monday, December 12, 2016 by Joey

SS
For questions 1-10 choose the letter of the answer that matches the description. Not all letters will be used. A. sectionalism B. Missouri Compromise C. Andrew Jackson D. John C. Calhoun E. Articles of Confederation F. cabinet G. tariff H. treason I. Daniel Webster J. ...
Monday, December 12, 2016 by .

SC state history
note: not all letters will be used. a. sectionalism b. missouri compromise c. andrew jackson d. john c. calhoun e. articles of confederation f. cabinet g. tariff h. treason i. daniel webster j. louisiana purchase k. nationalism l. thomas jefferson 1. the first constitution of ...
Monday, December 12, 2016 by chloe

History
1. Which answer best explains how the Articles of Confederation addressed the question of creating a court system? The Articles established the trial-by-jury system for the first time in history. The Articles created state, regional, and national courts throughout the land...
Sunday, December 11, 2016 by Caitlyn - Please help

Social Studies *Check Answers*
Anyone mind checking these 2 quiz answers please? Which statement best explains why nation-states write constitutions? A: Constitutions give citizens unlimited powers. B: Constitutions establish nation-states. C: Constitutions allow governments to elect leaders D: ...
Sunday, December 11, 2016 by Natalie

tribal government
if the tribal government don't recognize judicial board does separation of powers still work
Saturday, December 10, 2016 by Lori

Government
The president is the author of the nation's public policies in his or her role of A commander in chief B chief legislator C chief of party D chief citizen
Saturday, December 10, 2016 by Dani

Social studies!!
1.) which of the following were basic principles of the know-nothing party? A) anti-immigrant, anti-catholic B) less federal government regulation, no abolition C) support women's rights, prison reform ****** D) Spread the second great awakening, encourage urbanization ...
Friday, December 9, 2016 by Sarah<3

american government
How does supporting the human rights defenders align with the philosophies of America’s Founding Fathers
Friday, December 9, 2016 by molly

History
1. What effect did the Fugitive Slave Act have? Select all that apply. A. It convinced Northerners that slavery was immoral B. It convinced Southerners that Northerners would help return slaves. C. It convinced slaves that they were free to travel to the territories. D. It ...
Friday, December 9, 2016 by Gamergirl

Social study's
How did New Hampshire colony's government differ from Connecticut ,Massachusetts,and Rhode Island?
Thursday, December 8, 2016 by Aubrey

Civics
The statement below was made by Thomas Jefferson in a 1786 letter to John Jay "our liberty, which cannot be guarded by the freedom of the press" How does freedom of the press guard liberty? A. By allowing the news media to work freely in foreign countries B. By ...
Thursday, December 8, 2016 by Civics please help

History
Why do you think state and local governments have a major role in providing important services? Why doesn't the federal government take on more of this role?
Wednesday, December 7, 2016 by johnny

History
What role does the factor play in the plantation economy? A. The factor manages the plantation workers. B. The factor is the middleman who negotiates the price and sale of cotton. C. The factor represents the government in the management of the plantation economy. D. The ...
Wednesday, December 7, 2016 by Philisnotonfire

history
Using the map and your knowledge of U.S. history, what do the details of the Rocky Mountains suggest about the Lewis and Clark expedition? A)The group made a grave mistake in not turning back in Missouri. B)The group really could have traveled by river all the way to the west ...
Tuesday, December 6, 2016 by lauren

American Government
1) How is the Supreme Court equal to the other branches of government? A) It has the same powers as the legislative branch and executive branch** B) It enforces the laws along with the president C) It creates laws like the legislative branch D) It interprets the laws and has ...
Tuesday, December 6, 2016 by Juliet

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