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History
During World War I, the power, size, and scope, of the federal government: Select one: a. stayed the same. b. shrank, as more power was delegated to individual states. c. expanded greatly. d. was strictly limited. I think c or a
Thursday, March 5, 2015 at 1:33pm

social studies
In the second Punic War, (1 point) Carthage attacked Rome Most battles took place at sea Carthage defeated Rome Rome invaded Spain 2. who was Cincinnati? (1 point) a dictator who served 16 days a dictator until his death a plebeian a member of the senate 3.The first Punic war ...
Thursday, March 5, 2015 at 10:21am

Criminal Justice
what is the definition of government miscounduct
Tuesday, March 3, 2015 at 4:15pm

Social Studies
1. What dynasty ruled the Korean peninsula from AD 668 to AD 935? Meiji Qin Silla*** Tokugawa 2. What type of government ruled North korea after World War II communist**** democratic dictatorship oligarchy 3.Both Japan and the Koreas been influenced by ________ the Tokugawa a ...
Tuesday, March 3, 2015 at 10:57am

ss
1. Which of the following are accurate statements regarding the origins of county government? (1 point) County seats served as social and economic hubs. County governments gave rural Georgians a voice in the legislature. The county seat contained the courthouse. all of the ...
Monday, March 2, 2015 at 7:57pm

S.S
Shays' Rebellion made some Americans realized that the Article of Confederation failed to...... a. uphold the ideals of liberty written in the Declaration of Independence. b. Allow women and free African and free African American to vote. c. separate religion and ...
Monday, March 2, 2015 at 6:01pm

S.S
the bill of rights is a document that... a. was added to the constitution to protect citizens' right. b. was used to limit the powers of state government. c. outlined the rights of the federal government. d. stated the ways citizens can participate in government.
Monday, March 2, 2015 at 5:24pm

S.S
the article of confederation were ratified more slowly because of disagreements over.. a)the number of votes each colony would have in congress. b)Congress's use of colonial soldiers. c)Colonies wanting control over land in the west. b)role of the courts in colonial ...
Monday, March 2, 2015 at 5:12pm

American Constitutional Law
Explain the three branches of government including each branch’s authority and responsibility. How would your plan impact each branch?
Monday, March 2, 2015 at 5:07pm

Social Studies
1. Why did Japan need to rebuild its economy following World War II? because bombing had destroyed almost all of the country’s industry because Japan had a new democratic government because Japan wanted to switch to an agriculturally based economy because Japan had been ...
Monday, March 2, 2015 at 4:12pm

Art
The Art of War 1) How has Colantonio used visual composition to communicate the glory of war in Alexander the Great and His Conquest of Asia? :Colantonio shows exuberant soldiers celerbrating their victory. :Colantonio shows powerful Alexander slaying his enemy. :Colantonio ...
Monday, March 2, 2015 at 1:03pm

History
Four major candidates ran in the 1824 election, all under the "Democratic-Republican" name. One of the candidates, Andrew Jackson, was already famous. In the 1780s, he earned the right to practice law and served in various offices of the state government, including ...
Monday, March 2, 2015 at 9:44am

government
the principles of separation of powers is necessary if government tyranny is to be avoided; Discuss
Saturday, February 28, 2015 at 4:05pm

HISTORY
how is the size of a legislative district determined A. by geographical boundaries B. by city limits C. by the apportioned population D. by county boundaries*** 2. the term bicameral legislature refers to two of what A. chambers of the General Assembly *** B. state senators in...
Thursday, February 26, 2015 at 11:16am

Social Studies
how is the size of a legislative district determined A. by geographical boundaries B. by city limits C. by the apportioned population D. by county boundaries*** 2. the term bicameral legislature refers to two of what A. chambers of the General Assembly *** B. state senators ...
Thursday, February 26, 2015 at 9:38am

social studies
which of the following Nations has both the most stable democratic form of government and the highest standard of living? A.Israel B.Jordan C.Lebanon D.Syria
Wednesday, February 25, 2015 at 4:37pm

social studies
in which way are the government of Saudi Arabia and Oman most similar? A.their rulers are related B.they both have absolute monarchies C.they have newly written constructions D.their structures descend from ottoman caliphs my answer is B.
Wednesday, February 25, 2015 at 3:42pm

social studies
which of the following Nations has both the most stable democratic form of government and the highest standard of living? A.Israel B.Jordan C.Lebanon D.Syria my answer is D.
Wednesday, February 25, 2015 at 3:15pm

social studies
in which way are the government of Saudi Arabia and Oman most similar? A.their rulers are related B.they both have absolute monarchies C.they have newly written constructions D.their structures descend from ottoman caliphs
Wednesday, February 25, 2015 at 1:53pm

History
Social Darwinists believed that the federal government should not regulate corporations & monopolies because it was only "natural" that only the most "fit" corporations would survive and grow (even if they used illegal trusts and bribery to do it). Select ...
Wednesday, February 25, 2015 at 1:38pm

History
William McKinley justified annexation of the Philippines because, according to McKinley, the United States: Select one: a. Needed to bring civilization to the Filipinos. b. Needed the islands for business and trade. c. Felt the Filipinos were not ready for self-government. d. ...
Wednesday, February 25, 2015 at 1:29pm

government
A federal court is said to have a “federal question” jurisdiction because
Tuesday, February 24, 2015 at 4:49pm

government
what was the original executive order and how did this ruling impact the order???
Monday, February 23, 2015 at 5:55pm

history
Which of the following distinguished the Middle Colonies from New England and the Southern Colonies? A. peace treaties with Native Americans B. representative government C. prohibition of slavery D. ethnic and religious diversity
Monday, February 23, 2015 at 1:33pm

History
Why did Louis XIV’s France appear to be such a successful model for government in the 17th Century? Thanks
Monday, February 23, 2015 at 12:49pm

SOCIAL STDIES HELP!
Georgia's Government and Law Are my ansers right? *** Which of the following statements about the state executive branch system of departments and agencies are true? Mark all that apply. (2 points) The system is comparable in purpose to the legislative committee system in ...
Monday, February 23, 2015 at 12:44pm

geography
to what extent was the signing of the magna carta a significiant step towards democratic government
Sunday, February 22, 2015 at 9:16pm

government
When the Court decides a case, it bases its decision on
Saturday, February 21, 2015 at 6:51pm

statistics
A student government representative at a local university claims that 60% of all the undergraduate students favor a move to Division I in college football. A simple random sample of 250 undergraduate students is selected. What is the probability that the sample proportion ...
Saturday, February 21, 2015 at 3:45pm

Social Studies
!. how is the size of a legislative district determined A. by geographical boundaries B. by city limits *** C. by the apportioned population D. by county boundaries 2. the term bicameral legislature refers to two of what A. chambers of the General Assembly B. state senators in...
Friday, February 20, 2015 at 4:29pm

Constitutional
If a criminal defendant goes to trial but the case ends with a hung jury, can the government retry the defendant on the same charges? Why or why not? A. No. The double jeopardy clause prohibits it. B. No. The double jeopardy and due process clauses prohibit it. C. It depends ...
Friday, February 20, 2015 at 3:06pm

Government
Which amendment is the most under used? Why?
Thursday, February 19, 2015 at 7:27pm

Art
A magazine photographer publishes a book of two years' worth of images on the war in the Middle East. Why is it important for the public to view this collection of art? A. It is important as a way to inspire war protests. B. It is important as a way to raise money for ...
Thursday, February 19, 2015 at 3:54pm

Social Studies
1. Which of the following helped to increase the populations of northeastern cities? (1 point) more diversity successful cotton crops growth of factories and trade building of the Erie Canal 2. A boundary was set between Canada and the United States as a result of (1 point) ...
Wednesday, February 18, 2015 at 1:03pm

Social Studies
15 In which type of city government does the mayor have the power to veto legislation A. Council manager B. City consolidated C. Weak mayor council D. Strong mayor council******* 16 Which is not true of both city and county government in Georgia A. Both can collect taxes...
Wednesday, February 18, 2015 at 12:01pm

economics
Can someone help me out with this multiple choice question in AP Macro? "Congress votes to substantially increase the minimum wage. The determinant causing the shift in this scenario is: A. price B. productivity C. resource cost D. political or environmental phenomena E. ...
Tuesday, February 17, 2015 at 3:46pm

Social Studies
1 which statement best describes why constitutions are needed? A Constitutions are needed so that governments don't get carried away with taxes B Constitutions are needed because all of the laws have to be written down somewhere. C Constitutions are needed because without ...
Tuesday, February 17, 2015 at 1:38pm

Art
How has colantorio used visual composition to communicate the glory of war in Alexander the Great and His Conquest of Asia A colantorio shows exuberant soldiers celebrating their victory B. colantorio shows powerful Alexander slaying his enemy C. Colantorio shows strong ...
Monday, February 16, 2015 at 12:01am

healthcare
Health care in Canada is funded by which government? I know Canadas healthcare system is funded by a provincial or territorial basis
Sunday, February 15, 2015 at 5:27pm

government
what court hears specific cases?
Saturday, February 14, 2015 at 1:38pm

Geography
1.1.1define the term drainage basin 1.1.2what is the difference between drainage basin and catchment area? 1.1.3 name any two water management areas in south africa. 1:2 THE IMPONTANCE OF MANAGING DRAINAGR BASIN CATCHMENT AREAS IN SOUTH AFRICA SHOULD BE A CORCERN FOR ALL SOUTH...
Friday, February 13, 2015 at 5:44pm

History
1. In 1840 the population of chicago was only 4,470. by 1990 the city's population was 1, 698,575 which factor best explains the population change A- the constructuion of railroads connecting northeastern cities and Midwestern farms B- the reduction in immigration quotas ...
Friday, February 13, 2015 at 1:50pm

Georgia government HELP! ASAP!!
in 3-5 sentences describe the apportionment system for state legislative districts I cant seem to think of any please help. Ms.Sue
Thursday, February 12, 2015 at 2:27pm

Antrolopogy
How did systems of Spanish landholding and mining affect native peoples? The Spanish had and affected the way the natives lives and work. They was tortured them till they did what the Spaniards wanted history and enchain them. Native peoples later reinterpreted their histories...
Thursday, February 12, 2015 at 2:02pm

history
What type of government was applied by the emperor as described by the fact that they ruled 'fairly '
Thursday, February 12, 2015 at 1:15pm

Art
1) How did francisco goya caricature to depict the figures in contemptuous of the insults? :The facial features of the frenchmen are exaggerated to show their confusion :The frenchman's hats are comically large to show their self importance :The frenchmen have large feet ...
Wednesday, February 11, 2015 at 4:22pm

government
Who are the top 5 most important members of the Executive Office of the President?
Wednesday, February 11, 2015 at 4:03pm

english
1 Four score and seven years ago, our fathers brought forth upon this continent a new nation: conceived in liberty, and dedicated to the proposition that all men are created equal. 2 Now we are engaged in a great civil war ... testing whether that nation, or any nation so ...
Tuesday, February 10, 2015 at 10:59pm

Business Law
1. The Law that enables the federal government to remove from the market any food shown to cause cancer is the A. Consumer Product Safety Act B. Right to Health Amendment C. Strict Liability Rule D. Delaney Amendment In my book it was confusing because it stated that the law ...
Tuesday, February 10, 2015 at 3:16pm

anthrpology
Is my answer correct. I can't found Confederacies 1.Discuss the differences between bands, tribes, chiefdoms, confederacies, and states. Then indicate what roles kinship and associations play in each of these systems Band: small kin-based group among scavengers. About ...
Tuesday, February 10, 2015 at 12:14am

History
Where is the erie canal located? A- New york B- New Jersey C-Maryland D- Maine Cities grew along railroads and canals because A- the government designed the cities B- workers could not live anywhere else C- settlers could obtain cheap land nearby D- there were not enough roads...
Sunday, February 8, 2015 at 7:01pm

american Literature
There are 4 parts to The Declaration of Independence. Match each part of The Declaration of Independence to its description. Potential Matches: 1 : Preamble 2 : List of Grievances 3 : Declaration of Natural Rights 4 : Resolution of Independence Answer : This part lists the ...
Friday, February 6, 2015 at 5:36pm

government
Which city doesn't lie near the Mexican border: Él Paso, San Francisco, or Lanedo
Thursday, February 5, 2015 at 7:32pm

SOCIAL STDIES HELP!
How does the Bill of Rights in the U.S. Constitution limit the government? (1 point) by separating state and federal powers*** by giving the authority to rule to the people by establishing the rule of law by granting certain rights to people that government cannot violate 2. ...
Wednesday, February 4, 2015 at 3:27pm

science
Shubham lives in avillage,where drinking water facilites are very limited.they collect drinking water from a pond people also bathe and wash their clothes in that pond.he observed the most of the people are suffering from diarrhoea he advised people to use chlorine tablets in ...
Tuesday, February 3, 2015 at 12:10am

Economy
Consider a competitive firm with a total cost function given by TC(q)=q^2/1000. Suppose that, in order to incentivize higher production, the government decides to refund firms for their cost of producing the FIRST q units produced, up to 1000 of them. What is the LARGEST ...
Sunday, February 1, 2015 at 11:29pm

georgia state history
Which statement BEST describes the power of government provided by the Articles of Confederation?
Sunday, February 1, 2015 at 2:32pm

Anthropology
Marriage patterns vary by culture themselves. In some cultures, such as in Saudi Arabia, the practice of plural marriage is accepted and promoted. This particular practice, known as polygyny, refers to a man taking more than one wife. In the United States, marriage patterns ...
Saturday, January 31, 2015 at 6:15pm

government
Explain the process for how a bill becomes a law Utilize 2 actual bills as examples
Friday, January 30, 2015 at 6:21pm

PLEASE HELP CHECK? MS. SUE ANYONE?
How is this so far? and what else should i add, i need two pages and i have only one done, due today. help? I'm doing like a journalist. I Josephine A. Walker was a slave for Harry Richardson. Every morning I had to serve him, I had to be up by 4am and was unable to go to ...
Thursday, January 29, 2015 at 4:30pm

Social Studies
1.Mark the statement if it is a reason that Rome was a good site for a city. A. Rome was located on a large river.** B. Rome was built on seven hills, which offered natural protection from invaders. C. Rome had an ideal seaport.** D. The climate of Rome was good for growing a ...
Thursday, January 29, 2015 at 4:27pm

SS
How is this so far? and what else should i add, i need two pages and i have only one done, due today. help? I Josephine A. Walker was a slave for Harry Richardson. Every morning I had to serve him, I had to be up by 4am and was unable to go to bed till 12am midnight. I had to ...
Thursday, January 29, 2015 at 4:07pm

American Government
The GOP broke new ground with the selection of which of the following as the chair of the republican national committee?
Wednesday, January 28, 2015 at 9:33pm

government
what exactly do we have to do U.S. Constitution, Article I, Section 7, clause 2: Every Bill which shall have passed the House of Representatives and the Senate Evidence of action in the document-
Wednesday, January 28, 2015 at 3:44pm

Social Studies
Please check my answers and let me know. THANK YOU!! 2. Which describes monarchy? A. rule by religious authorities B. rule by a small group C. rule by the people D. rule by a king or queen** 3.Which describes anarchy? A. rule by a small group** B. rule by citizens C. absence ...
Tuesday, January 27, 2015 at 7:42pm

SS
#1 Which of these actions would most help a worker improve he productivity? A Finding a new job in a different field. B Taking a training course related to her job. C Buying a laptop computer for home us. D Asking her employer to give her a raise. #2 Pete's Peanuts wants ...
Tuesday, January 27, 2015 at 5:30pm

Anthropology
Marriage patterns vary by culture themselves. In some cultures, such as in Saudi Arabia, the practice of plural marriage is accepted and promoted. This particular practice, known as polygyny, refers to a man taking more than one wife. In the United States, marriage patterns ...
Tuesday, January 27, 2015 at 9:43am

anthropology
IMarriage patterns vary by culture themselves. In some cultures, such as in Saudi Arabia, the practice of plural marriage is accepted and promoted. This particular practice, known as polygyny, refers to a man taking more than one wife. In the United States, marriage patterns ...
Tuesday, January 27, 2015 at 8:06am

social studies
1) What is one source of revenue for the federal government to pay for public goods and services? a. Sales taxes b. Excise taxes c. Income taxes ** d. Property taxes
Monday, January 26, 2015 at 6:25pm

anthropology
Marriage patterns vary by culture themselves. In some cultures, such as in Saudi Arabia, the practice of plural marriage is accepted and promoted. This particular practice, known as polygyny, refers to a man taking more than one wife. In the United States, marriage patterns ...
Monday, January 26, 2015 at 4:09pm

Government
s the iron triangle a waste of taxpayer dollars due to overspending?
Monday, January 26, 2015 at 11:49am

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

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