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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 3:58pm

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

American Government
A ______ might consider the compromises struck during the health care reform debate to be an example of lit interest groups each pursuing and achieving their separate sets of agendas? a) plural elitist b) fundamentalist c) conspiracy theorists d) Both A and C I was thinking it...
Saturday, November 29, 2014 at 2:57am

social studies
1. which factor best explains why native americans were able to make permanent settlements? native americans began to cultivate plants for food. native americans began to create more complex tools and pottery. native americans discovered alternative food sources,such as ...
Friday, November 28, 2014 at 3:36pm

history 911
1. Which accurately describes the action taken by colonists in response to Parliament’s passage of the Intolerable Acts? A. They held the First Continental Congress. *** B. They formed an emergency government and elected a president. C. They created a continental army led...
Thursday, November 27, 2014 at 11:42pm

Preamble to the Constitution
I am currently doing an assignment about the preamble to the US Constitution. Question: What examples can you provide in the present that shows the US Government is still fulfilling this purpose today? Give two. I have completed 5 out of the 6th purposes. I am stuck on "...
Thursday, November 27, 2014 at 12:20am

U.S. History Help!!!!!!!
1. Which of the following was a colonial advantage in the Revolutionary War? A. Lacked military experience B. Were united in the cause C. Led by George Washington D. Were Anglicans 2. Shay's Rebellion in 1787 was an attack on A. The new Federal government B. The British ...
Wednesday, November 26, 2014 at 11:20pm

finance
The countries of Stabilato and Variato have the following average returns and standard deviations for their stocks, bond, and short-term government securities. What range of returns should you expect to earn 95 percent of the time for each asset class if you invested in ...
Tuesday, November 25, 2014 at 4:02pm

grovment
The Electoral College was included in the Constitution primarily because the Framers believed that __________. political parties might be regulated by the government the general public might be swayed by a charismatic leader cooperation between the executive and legislative ...
Tuesday, November 25, 2014 at 9:28am

business math
Molly Ellen, bookkeeper for Keystone Company, forgot to send in the payroll taxes due on April 15. She sent the payment November 8. The IRS sent her a penalty charge of 8.80% simple interest on the unpaid taxes of $3,600. Calculate the penalty. (Remember that the government ...
Tuesday, November 25, 2014 at 1:03am

government
three types of political party systems and how they affect governing
Monday, November 24, 2014 at 3:37pm

American Government
I need some help with some Government questions: 1. All of the following are ways that formulating our budget has changed EXCEPT: A. Budget and Accounting Act of 1921 B. transfer of Office of Management and Budget to the Executive Office of the President C. Congressional ...
Sunday, November 23, 2014 at 9:10pm

American Government
Hi, I need some help with a couple government questions. 1. State governments could print their own paper money under the articles of confederation. True or False **my answer=true 2. Which of the following explains changes that happened in U.S. foreign policy after the ...
Sunday, November 23, 2014 at 8:39pm

American Government
When Congress prepares a budget
Sunday, November 23, 2014 at 3:28pm

POL 201
The federalists argued that a Bill of Rights was not necessary because? A. All basic protections were contained in the Constitution. B. the anti-Federalists were being irrational. C. it impedes the authority of the government. D. it would take too long to ratify.
Sunday, November 23, 2014 at 1:14pm

physics
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 4.5m waterfall. The spy’s speed is 16 m/s and the officials’ speed is ...
Saturday, November 22, 2014 at 11:46pm

economics
What is the effective marginal tax rate of a government antipoverty program that guarantees every family a minimum income? Explain. Why might trying several antipoverty benefits to income level lead to an effective marginal tax rate of greater than 100 percent?
Saturday, November 22, 2014 at 11:43am

physics 1
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 4.5m waterfall. The spy's speed is 16m/s and the official's speed is 24m/s...
Thursday, November 20, 2014 at 8:32pm

ap physics
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 4.5m waterfall. The spy's speed is 16m/s and the official's speed is 24m/s...
Thursday, November 20, 2014 at 7:26pm

Government
I need some help with some Government questions: 1. All of the following are ways that formulating our budget has changed EXCEPT: A. Budget and Accounting Act of 1921 B. transfer of Office of Management and Budget to the Executive Office of the President C. Congressional ...
Thursday, November 20, 2014 at 5:49pm

History
which of the following was instrumental in the creek resistance to the white settlers taking their land A. George Washington B. Alexander McGillivray *** C. Confederation Government D. Georgia Legislature Which of the following groups of Indians refused to cede land to Georgia...
Thursday, November 20, 2014 at 4:13pm

Parents, Finances, and School-Age Children
Why must parents be involved in their child's day care program when it's sponsored by the government? A. The government doesn't want the caregiver to replace family care. B. Parents can judge the abilities of the staff at the center. C. Parent involvement frees the...
Thursday, November 20, 2014 at 11:34am

English
(2) to ensure that the federal government plays a central role in enforcing the standards established in this act on behalf of individuals with disabilities. The above section of the Americans with Disabilities Act: explains who is to make sure the act is obeyed explains that ...
Wednesday, November 19, 2014 at 1:39pm

U.S, History
Under the principle of seperation of powers, each os the following is a branch of the U.S. government EXCEPT A. legislative B. federal C. executive D. judicial Is the answer B?
Tuesday, November 18, 2014 at 8:02pm

U.S, History
Tax collection is the responsibility of which level of government? A. National B. state C. both A and B D. neither A nor B Is the answer C?
Tuesday, November 18, 2014 at 7:53pm

U.S, History
Under---- ,voters hold sovereign power. This means the people elect representatives and give them the responsibility to make laws and conduct government. A. Federalism B. republicanism C. feudalism D. implied powers Is the answer B? Thank you in advance
Tuesday, November 18, 2014 at 7:43pm

government
Why did the writers of the Magna Carta and the Bill of Rights want to make sure their docu- ments prohibited the establishment of a state religion?
Tuesday, November 18, 2014 at 6:25pm

government
two results of having a brief Constitution that is a basic framework, rather than a specific plan, of governmen
Tuesday, November 18, 2014 at 6:08pm

government
How has the sys- tem of checks and balances caused the sepa- ration of powers among the three branches of government to become less distinct? because everything requires at least two branches or arms of government to do anything. For example, Congress can pass a law, but the ...
Tuesday, November 18, 2014 at 5:27pm

US Government
Hello, I need some help with a few Government true/false questions. The Office of Management and Budget can withhold funding for a program that the President considers ineffective. My answer=False The threat of the spread of communism around the world is still the main focus ...
Tuesday, November 18, 2014 at 5:10pm

government
In what ways may the Constitution be changed informally
Tuesday, November 18, 2014 at 5:10pm

Social Studies
Tax collection is the responsibility of which level of government? A. National B. State C. Both A and B D. Neither A or B Is the answer B? Thank you
Tuesday, November 18, 2014 at 4:41pm

Help ? English 10
I want people to know that she was a great teacher who loved her family and her country. She had the courage to speak out and do something about the injustice. She worked hard to pass redress. When a group of people feel they have been treated unfairly by the government, the ...
Tuesday, November 18, 2014 at 4:30pm

English 10
Question: How long did your family spend in an internment camp? Answer: We were sent from Florin, California, to a temporary facility at the Fresno County fairgrounds for 6 months beginning in May of 1942. From there our family along with others from California were sent to ...
Tuesday, November 18, 2014 at 1:48pm

Government day
Calculate the area of rectangle 3.85m long and 2.37m wide
Monday, November 17, 2014 at 10:25pm

World History (Ms. Sue)
Do you agree with that which I have written in response to the topic that I was given? Explain how the Russian Revolution and the entry of the United States affected the course and outcome of World War I. That which I written: In 1917, the Russian Revolution played a key role ...
Monday, November 17, 2014 at 7:24pm

u.s. history
How does the constitution limit the powers of government? A. The constitution limits the power of government by entitling citizens to a basic standard of living. B. The constitution limits the power of government by giving citizens the power to veto any bill they do not ...
Thursday, November 13, 2014 at 5:28pm

Intermediate Algebra
Environmental scientists often use cost-benefit models to estimate the cost of removing a pollutant from the environment as a function of the percentage of pollutant removed. Suppose a cost benefit function for the cost C (in millions of dollars) of removing x percent of the ...
Thursday, November 13, 2014 at 12:38pm

essay edit
can someone edit this? Thanks in advance! Mcnamara's Eleven Points in light of the US's involvement with the War in Iraq The inevitable fog of misunderstanding and irrational human error within war can lead to mass killings, chaos, and inevitable failure. The U.S. and ...
Wednesday, November 12, 2014 at 9:14pm

Can some one check my finance answers please
Which of the following best states the difference between seed capital and startup capital? Seed capital is for research and planning while startup capital is for operating expenses. Seed capital is provided by venture capitalists while startup capital is provided by banks. ...
Wednesday, November 12, 2014 at 8:36pm

Finance
Which of the following best states the difference between seed capital and startup capital? Seed capital is for research and planning while startup capital is for operating expenses. Seed capital is provided by venture capitalists while startup capital is provided by banks. ...
Wednesday, November 12, 2014 at 6:14pm

Civics
"The legislative power of the state shall be vested in a legislature of the State of Florida, consisting of a senate composed of one senator elected from each representative." The quote above mandates one executive to serve from each district. describes the section ...
Wednesday, November 12, 2014 at 2:49pm

Civics
1. "We, the people of the State of Florida, being grateful to Almighty God for our constitutional liberty, in order to secure its benefits, perfect out government, ensure domestic tranquillity, maintain public order, and guarantee equal civil and political rights to all, ...
Wednesday, November 12, 2014 at 2:36pm

history
1. Which group believed a strong national government was critical to the country? federalists anti-federalists
Wednesday, November 12, 2014 at 9:58am

World History Answer Check (Ms. Sue)
1. How did the Schlieffen Plan contribute to he outbreak of World War I? A: The Schlieffen Plan contributed to the outbreak of World War I as it called for a two-front war with France as Russia. According to this plan, Germanh would conduct a small holding against Russia while...
Tuesday, November 11, 2014 at 1:59pm

Intermediate Algebra
Environmental scientists often use cost-benefit models to estimate the cost of removing a pollutant from the environment as a function of the percentage of pollutant removed. Suppose a cost benefit function for the cost C (in millions of dollars) of removing x percent of the ...
Tuesday, November 11, 2014 at 10:50am

Psychology
1. Which of the following is NOT an empirical question? A. Are women more talkative than men? B. Is dieting an effective weight loss strategy? C. Should we prohibit cell phone use while driving? D. Does cognitive psychotherapy help depressed people? 2. The tendency to notice ...
Tuesday, November 11, 2014 at 4:00am

History
Congress may impeach judges and the president is example of what Checks and balances? Word box : republicanism federalism limited government popular sovereignty separation of powers checks and balances
Monday, November 10, 2014 at 5:57pm

Goverment
If you could get the government to implement one policy what would it be? Can't be marijuana legalization.
Sunday, November 9, 2014 at 2:59pm

government
What effect does the result of the republican party winning the election have on the Obama presidency?
Sunday, November 9, 2014 at 12:05pm

Social Studies
information to show how the U.S. Constitution distributes and limits powers within the federal government.
Saturday, November 8, 2014 at 6:55pm

MicroEconomics
an accountant claims that she has found a legal way for Beth to shelter $3,000 of taxable income from the federal government. The maximum amount that Beth is willing to pay to learn this strategy and reduce her taxable income by $3,000 is
Saturday, November 8, 2014 at 12:34pm

East and Southeast Asian
1. Which of the following cities is located on the most densely populated island of Indonesia? A. Manila B. Bangkok C. Jakarta D. Kuala Lumpur 2. Distinguishing unique patterns of biodiversity in eastern and western areas of Southeast Asia, the Wallace Line is found between A...
Friday, November 7, 2014 at 6:14pm

History
1. Which of the following groups would most likely not want to remain loyal to Great Britain during the pre-Revolutionary period? (1 point) Scots from St. Andrew’s parish government officials Anglican ministers Indian traders 2. Which was a benefit Georgia received as a ...
Wednesday, November 5, 2014 at 4:38pm

POL 201
_______ is core to the notion of “life, liberty and the pursuit of happiness” in the Declaration of Independence. (Points : 1) Human agency Pure unfettered liberty the idea that government may never restrict citizens’ liberty the concept of American exceptionalism
Monday, November 3, 2014 at 8:43pm

POL 201
If Americans were said to have a positive liberty to work, then the government (Points : 1) may not prevent one from working. is required to provide jobs to those that cannot find jobs. may never pursue a policy that leads to unemployment. must prohibit discrimination in the ...
Monday, November 3, 2014 at 8:41pm

ashford
Those who attended the Constitutional Convention believed that (Points : 1) England was an evil society. America had made a great mistake in fighting the revolutionary war. British institutions of government were good but they became corrupt. America would only achieve ...
Monday, November 3, 2014 at 8:19pm

History
14. Which statement best describes Georgia as a royal colony? (1 point) A. Georgia was ruled directly by the king through one of his royal governors. B. Georgia was ruled directly by the king through a council of elected officials. C. Georgia was ruled by an elected ...
Monday, November 3, 2014 at 11:15am

government
Donna Edwards What are his/her opponents saying about him? Describe at least 2 charges or accusations
Friday, October 31, 2014 at 1:32pm

Social Studies
What is a representative government? A: One person governs B: Religious leaders governs C: People elect representatives D: Congress elects a president I think the answer is C
Friday, October 31, 2014 at 12:51pm

Social Studies
What was the significance of the American victory at Saratoga? a.)It stopped the British plan to separate New England from the rest of the colonies.***** b.)African-American soldiers played a decisive role in the battle. c.)The Patriot Nathan Hale died there. d.)It was the ...
Thursday, October 30, 2014 at 7:02pm

physics
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 5.0 m waterfall. The spy’s speed is 15 m/s and the officials’ speed is ...
Thursday, October 30, 2014 at 6:08pm

s.s
what does Jefferson say happens whenever government becomes " destructive of the ends for which it was created"
Thursday, October 30, 2014 at 3:39pm

health
What does the U.S. government use to estimate a person’s body weight status? A. Health related illnesses B. Body mass index C. Scale D. Ruler
Thursday, October 30, 2014 at 3:14pm

statistics
A company wishes to make 1 ounce candy bars. According to government regulations, in order to label the candy bars as 1 ounce, at least 95 % of the bars must weigh 1 ounce or more. Our process standard deviation is .08 ounces. What do we need to make the mean weight be so that...
Thursday, October 30, 2014 at 1:08am

stats
A company wishes to make 1 ounce candy bars. According to government regulations, in order to label the candy bars as 1 ounce, at least 95 % of the bars must weigh 1 ounce or more. Our process standard deviation is .08 ounces. What do we need to make the mean weight be so that...
Wednesday, October 29, 2014 at 8:06pm

statistics
A company wishes to make 1 ounce candy bars. According to government regulations, in order to label the candy bars as 1 ounce, at least 95 % of the bars must weigh 1 ounce or more. Our process standard deviation is .08 ounces. What do we need to make the mean weight be so that...
Wednesday, October 29, 2014 at 8:00pm

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