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ECONOMICS
College students sometimes work as summer interns for private firms or for the government. Many of these positions pay very little or nothing. What is the opportunity cost of taking such a job? Explain why students might be willing to take such jobs. If you were to compare the...
Saturday, April 13, 2013 at 10:42pm

Social Studies
When Nelson Mandela received the Nobel Peace Prize, he gave a speech in which he noted the contributions of Martin Luther King Jr. Here are some words of his speech: "...It will not be presumptuous of us if we also add, among our predecessors, the name of another ...
Thursday, April 11, 2013 at 9:13pm

History
1. Puerto Ricans experienced which of the following when they migrated to the United States from Puerto Rico in the 1950s? Deportation as undocumented aliens Family friction and a reversal in traditional sex roles A middle-class lifestyle in the barrio Downward social mobility...
Thursday, April 11, 2013 at 4:59pm

Macroeconomics
GDP of a country is 6000 billion. Investment is 2100 billion. Government purchase is 300 billion. The country has a trade surplus of 200 billion. How much is consumption? Was there net capital inflow or outflow? Can someone help start me off for this?
Wednesday, April 10, 2013 at 1:59pm

Government secondry school gwagwalada
Consider the equation N2(g)+3NH2(g)---2NH3.what is the needed volume of nitrogen to react with 15cm3 of hydrogen?
Wednesday, April 10, 2013 at 1:37am

tourism industry
Governments invest in many different industries, including the tourism industry. As a result, economic impact studies are conducted to assess the ______________ of this government spending. A. TFC B. TSA C. MUI D. ROI E. TEI
Tuesday, April 9, 2013 at 5:10pm

World Geography
1.The physical feature of Western Europe where most major cities are found is called A. the plains. B. the glacier.<<<<<<< C. the tundra. D. the taiga 2.The Magna Carta was the first step toward England’s ______________. A. large cities B. war with ...
Monday, April 8, 2013 at 11:52am

World Geography
1. The Polish economy began to grow in the 1990s because the government A. built more state-owned factories. B. controlled prices better.<<<<<<<< C. stopped new private businesses. D. encouraged entrepreneurs. 2. The ethnic makeup of the Andes and the ...
Monday, April 8, 2013 at 11:50am

government
what does national unity preach. mention 5 institutions that promote national unity.
Monday, April 8, 2013 at 5:53am

Math
A survey about the student government program at a school finds that of 245 students: 218 students like the program 27 students think the program is unnecessary If a circle graph were made from this data, what would the measure of the central angle be for the group that likes ...
Saturday, April 6, 2013 at 1:08am

World Geography
REVIEW 1.Which of the following was one cause of the Civil War in the United States? A. The South wanted new states to allow slavery and the North did not. B. The North wanted new states to allow slavery and the South did not. C. The North opposed signing treaties with Native ...
Friday, April 5, 2013 at 3:58pm

Government senior college ikoyi
An equilateral triangle of side 20cm is inscribed in a circle.calculate the distances of a side of the triangle from the centre of the circle.
Friday, April 5, 2013 at 7:18am

economics
the south African government is not providing enough welfare or subsidies to the poor and underpriviledged. what are the cost and consequences of providing the subsidies and welfare?
Friday, April 5, 2013 at 4:36am

economics
determine the relevance of taxation to Nigerian government. outline the difficulties encountered by tax collectors in nigeria.
Thursday, April 4, 2013 at 10:25am

government
what is the implied power expressed by the necessary and proper clause in the constitution a congress's ability to make laws is severely limited by the Constitution b congress is given limited authority to interpret reserved powers c congress must follow a concrete ...
Tuesday, April 2, 2013 at 10:03pm

government
congress shares power with the president in the field of foreign affairs. what other powers do congress and the president share? a judicial powers b postal powers c territorial powers d war powers
Tuesday, April 2, 2013 at 9:51pm

government
which of the following determines who holds the position of speaker of the house? a the president b the house c the senate d the joint houses of congress
Tuesday, April 2, 2013 at 9:49pm

government
which of the following determines who holds the position of speaker of the house?
Tuesday, April 2, 2013 at 9:47pm

English
Word box adhere affirm atrocity audition cope deter disquieting empower fluent lag mangle misapprehension optimist prowl stupefy sulky supplement surge trait unscrupulous 1.He is so careless in handling his textbooks that by the end of the term he has practically ____ all of ...
Monday, April 1, 2013 at 7:08pm

Math
190 students like the program 135 students think the program is unnecessary 220 students plan on running for student government next year. If a circle graph were made from this data, what would the measure of the central angle be for the group that likes the program? Round ...
Monday, April 1, 2013 at 2:15pm

SCI/241
Create a 9- to 12-slide Microsoft® PowerPoint® presentation that focuses on the use, benefits, and risks associated with dietary supplements. What are dietary supplements? · What are some benefits of taking dietary supplements? · What are some risks from ...
Sunday, March 31, 2013 at 11:06am

7th Grade Social Studies
11. Where is the District of Columbia located? (2 points) in Georgia in North Carolina between the states of Maryland and Virginia in the West 12. What factor contributed to Chicago's rise as a steel-making and manufacturing center in the late 1800s? (2 points) Railroads ...
Friday, March 29, 2013 at 10:45pm

Social Studies
PLEASE EXPLAIN IN YOUR OWN WORDS PLEASE PLEASE HELP IN YOUR OWN WORDS PLEASE. :( :( I REALLY NEED HELP PLEASE HELP ME PLEASE :( :( 1) Explain the similarities and differences between corporate farms and mixed-crop farms. 2) Identify two problems resulting from urban sprawl in ...
Friday, March 29, 2013 at 2:46pm

ECONOMICS
Singer Taylor Swift has a monopoly over a scarce resource: herself. She is the only person who can produce a Taylor Swift concert. Does this fact imply that the government should regulate the prices of her concerts? Why or why not?
Thursday, March 28, 2013 at 10:53pm

Social Studies
PLEASE EXPLAIN IN YOUR OWN WORDS PLEASE PLEASE HELP IN YOUR OWN WORDS PLEASE. :( :( 1) Explain the similarities and differences between corporate farms and mixed-crop farms. 2) Identify two problems resulting from urban sprawl in the western region of the United States. If ...
Thursday, March 28, 2013 at 5:47pm

Math Plz help
survey about the student government program at a school finds that of 245 students: 218 students like the program 27 students think the program is unnecessary If a circle graph were made from this data, what would the measure of the central angle be for the group that likes ...
Thursday, March 28, 2013 at 5:01pm

government?
Which feature did the State constitutions and the Articles of Confederation have in common? a. royal governors b. bill of rights c. principle of popular sovereignty d. a strong executive elected by popular vote
Thursday, March 28, 2013 at 12:52pm

government
how did the watergate scandal gain attention? and why was an investigation launched?
Thursday, March 28, 2013 at 11:36am

govenment
The government set up by the Articles of Confederation had a. no legislative or judicial branch. b. only a legislative and an executive branch. c. only a legislative branch, consisting of a unicameral Congress. d. only a legislative branch, consisting of a bicameral Congress.
Thursday, March 28, 2013 at 9:49am

Social Studies Ms. Sue please
Sorry there are so many questions!!!! 1. The economic centers of the Northeast are the region's __________. (1 point) farms fisheries forests cities 2. Two major ports in the South are ______________________. (1 point) Atlanta and Dalton Raleigh and Austin Miami and New ...
Wednesday, March 27, 2013 at 9:35pm

7th Grade Social Studies
1. Which statement best describes the government of Canada? (1 point) The monarch of Britain has total control over Canada. The Canadian parliament is ruled by the United States. Canada has complete power over its own government. The prime minister is the monarch of Canada. 2...
Wednesday, March 27, 2013 at 9:24pm

Social Studies
PLEASE ANSWER! PLEASE ANSWER! PLEASE ANSWER! 1) Identify two problems resulting from urban sprawl in the western region of the United States. If these problems are not solved, what will the outcome likely be? 2) Why do you think the Canadian government is opposed to Quebec'...
Wednesday, March 27, 2013 at 8:20pm

government
The __________ gave the national government the power to prevent states from violating the rights of their citizens, granted the freed slaves citizenship, and gave the federal courts the power to oversee state legislation.
Wednesday, March 27, 2013 at 9:11am

Math Ms. Sue please
1. Given the altitude of lakes in feet: –12, –9, –14, –39, –49, –49, –18, –43, find the mean, median, mode, and range. (1 point) mean = –28.5, median = –29.1, mode = –49, range = 40 mean = –29.1, median = –49, ...
Tuesday, March 26, 2013 at 7:42pm

government
I am doing a research paper on senator Debbie Stabenow and I cant find some information. What are her years of experience, committee membership and party duties? also how is she viewed by different special interst groups? thanks!
Monday, March 25, 2013 at 8:34am

basic english makeup
PLEASE HELP ME THESE THE ONLY ONES I COULDNT FIND THANK U SO MUCH 1.Which of the following is not a key consideration when developing a piece of writing? A.The timeliness of the message B.The purpose of the message C.The intended audience D.The format of the message 2.In which...
Wednesday, March 20, 2013 at 10:20pm

Alegbra
Remember to show all of the steps that you use to solve the problem. Use the comments field to explain your work. A survey about the student government program at a school finds the following results: 190 students like the program 135 students think the program is unnecessary ...
Wednesday, March 20, 2013 at 3:32pm

Government
I am supposed to come up with a bill for an interest group of our choosing. I chose the American Bar Association. The bill i want to propose is " to give lawyers and law students with disabilities an equal chance at being chosen as a lawyer to be able to participate in ...
Tuesday, March 19, 2013 at 6:37pm

Local government
How to write an informational paragraph on structure of our local goverment ( I live in miss ) & shiw what strategy I used b4 writing
Tuesday, March 19, 2013 at 9:35am

government
How to do informational paragtaph on structure of our local goverment (mississippi)
Monday, March 18, 2013 at 8:27pm

business forcasting
find out local government budget including allocation, various sectors, amount and project
Saturday, March 16, 2013 at 6:13am

social studies
the preamble: six goals for the U.S. Government. information on six goals for this
Thursday, March 14, 2013 at 9:39pm

U.S. Government
Which powers delegated or implied could also be referred to as expressed powers and why?
Tuesday, March 12, 2013 at 7:59pm

Government
In which type of colony did strict governors anger the colonists? A. the royal colonies B. the proprietary colonies C. the charter colonies D. the informed colonies
Tuesday, March 12, 2013 at 11:06am

Introduction to Business Environment Chapter 2
The world's population is growing more slowly than expected, and there are some industrial countries in which growth might be so slow that there will be too many old people and too few young people to support them. (Points : 1) True False 2. In a free market system, price ...
Sunday, March 10, 2013 at 5:40am

History: Check answers
“Our prosperity rests on the basic [beliefs] that the work of free individuals makes a nation—and it is the job of Government to help them do the best they can... that our greatest resource is the health and skills and knowledge of our people... that older Americans...
Thursday, March 7, 2013 at 3:18pm

Algebra
Remember to show all of the steps that you use to solve the problem. Use the comments field to explain your work. A survey about the student government program at a school finds the following results: 190 students like the program 135 students think the program is unnecessary ...
Thursday, March 7, 2013 at 12:00pm

maths- commercial mathematics(value added tax)
A shopkeeper sells an article at the listed price of Rs.1500 and the rate of value added tax is 12% at every stage of sale. If the shopkeeper pays a Value added tax of Rs. 36 to the Government, what was the price, inclusive of Tax, at which the shopkeeper purchased the article...
Thursday, March 7, 2013 at 3:18am

Business Statistics
1.  Suppose that the mean of the annual return for common stocks from 1950 to 2012 was 9.4%, and the standard deviation of the annual return was 17.5%.  Suppose also that during the same 62-year time span, the mean of the annual return for long-term government bonds ...
Wednesday, March 6, 2013 at 9:34am

civics
Which of the following most accurately describes the right of American citizens to privacy? A. the right to privacy is determined entirely by the states on a case-by-case basis B. the right to privacy is explicitly granted in the Constitution C. the Supreme Court has ruled ...
Wednesday, March 6, 2013 at 3:39am

Us history help please
Can someone check my work please? 1. In general, what happened to the price of sugar and rum between April and September 1777? The prices went up extremely high and that's what begin of the Boston tea party incident. 2.Why was this happening? Because they didnt have much ...
Tuesday, March 5, 2013 at 7:37am

Government
When has the constitution protected 2 fundamental principles? When has it failed to protect 2 fundamental principles?
Sunday, March 3, 2013 at 1:51pm

US History
What did the Supreme Court cases and the ultimate outcome for the Cherokee suggest about future dealings between the United States government and Native Americans? (3 points) The U.S. government would most likely follow the rule of law and abide by court decisions. The U.S. ...
Friday, March 1, 2013 at 3:58pm

English/Grammar
There's something wrong with this sentence but I can't put my finger on it!! The federal government has put into effect a mandate that requires all gasoline in Canada to contain 5 percent ethanol.
Thursday, February 28, 2013 at 6:06pm

US History
Can somebody help with my son's study guide? Thank you! What did the Supreme Court cases and the ultimate outcome for the Cherokee suggest about future dealings between the United States government and Native Americans? (3 points) The U.S. government would most likely ...
Thursday, February 28, 2013 at 5:27pm

history
When the First World War ended, Americans welcomed what they hoped would be a “return to normalcy.” The decades that followed, however, are ones which would rarely be described as normal, in comparison to what came before or after. During these decades, a struggle ...
Thursday, February 28, 2013 at 4:47pm

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) ...
Thursday, February 28, 2013 at 4:23pm

government
During its early history, the British Parliament _____.
Thursday, February 28, 2013 at 10:08am

economincs
The price elasticity of demand for imported whiskey is estimated to be −0.20 over a wide interval of prices. The federal government decides to raise the import tariff on foreign whiskey, causing its price to rise by 20 percent. a. Will the quantity demanded on imported ...
Wednesday, February 27, 2013 at 10:08pm

government
. The source of the Supreme Court’s authority is (Points : 1) moral suasion. judicial activism. concurring opinion. dissent.
Tuesday, February 26, 2013 at 6:23pm

us history
What amendment addressses the power balance between the national government and states? a)First b)Second c)Fourth d)Sixth e)Tenth
Monday, February 25, 2013 at 11:24pm

sfsu
This exercise is based on the following table, which lists interest rates on long-term investments (based on 10-year government bonds) in several countries in 2008. HINT [See Example 4.] (Round your answer to the nearest integer.) If you invest $10,200 in the United States, ...
Sunday, February 24, 2013 at 11:40pm

Fahrenheit 451
Reread these lines from the text, “No we’ll save what we can, we’ll do what there is left to do. If we have to burn, let’s take a few more with us. Here! He remembered the books and turned back. Just on the off chance.” What future event in the story ...
Sunday, February 24, 2013 at 7:07pm

American History *URGENT*
so i have some multiple choice questions that i am confused on. *PLEASE TAKE THE TIME TO READ* i know it's alot, but it would really help me out so much! this is due in the morning! I had a total of 122 questions, but got stuck on a few. on the first one I was able to ...
Sunday, February 24, 2013 at 1:08pm

american government
which of the following ideas was not promoted by the social contract theory
Saturday, February 23, 2013 at 10:57am

United States Constition
Details: Part I: Principles of the Constitution Create a chart or a matrix outlining the following primary principles of the Constitution: 1. Self-Government 2. Separation of Powers 3. Checks and Balances Write an analysis of 250-500 words on the effectiveness of the checks ...
Saturday, February 23, 2013 at 3:05am

American government
The congressional lawmaking process is biased toward: A. Bold new initiatives rather than small adjustments in existing legislative programs B. National interests at the expense of local ones. C. Blocking legislation rather than passing it. D. Foreign-policy issues at the ...
Tuesday, February 19, 2013 at 3:32pm

government
Which court has the highest jurisdiction? A county traffic court A State court of appeals A State court A federal appeals court
Tuesday, February 19, 2013 at 1:17pm

Econ
If the federal government enacts a tax on a monopoly, how would you expect the additional tax to affect the following: a. Profits of the monopoly b. Output produced by the monopoly c. Prices charged by the monopoly
Saturday, February 16, 2013 at 11:04am

English
1 With his serious face and his dignified way of speaking, he is an excellent (foil momento) for the clownish comedian foil? 2 The war that began with Germany's invasion of Poland in 1939 spread until it had (Pried engulfed) almost the entire world engulfed 3 It is too ...
Friday, February 15, 2013 at 4:17pm

Englsih
Can someone please proofread this essay? Totalitarianism Throughout World War 1 there were many totalitarian leaders that wanted to take over of a country. Leaders such as Stallin wanted to take over of a country forcing people to do what they told them to do. In this case ...
Thursday, February 14, 2013 at 8:16pm

World history
"As his power grows, Charlemagne proves himself a mastermind, next to military and civil government." In what ways?
Thursday, February 14, 2013 at 5:57pm

Macroeconomics
Suppose GDP is $800 billion, taxes are $150 billion, private saving is $50 billion and public saving is $20 billion. Assuming this economy is closed, calculate consumption, government purchases, national saving and investment.
Thursday, February 14, 2013 at 11:47am

microeconomics
1. Suppose that an increase in the price of carrots from $1.20 to $1.40 per pound raises the amount of carrots that carrot farmers produce from 1.2 million pounds to 1.6 million pounds. Using the midpoint method, what would be the elasticity of supply? a. 0.50 b. 1.86 c. 0.54 ...
Wednesday, February 13, 2013 at 11:14pm

history
i do not have a history book, and i have a worksheet that requires one, my school does not handout textbook, they only have textbooks in the class, so please help thank you if you do why was the us able to expand its war production so quickly after the attack on pearl harbor? ...
Wednesday, February 13, 2013 at 6:25pm

World history; Check:P
Spain's Empire Assignment Why did absolute monarchs believe that they were justified in exercising absolute power? Absolute monarchs believed in divine right, the idea that God created the monarchy and that the monarch acted as God’s representative on earth. How did ...
Wednesday, February 13, 2013 at 2:05pm

macro-economics
1.In an attempt to curb the problem of unemployment and win the forthcoming elections the government of the republic of zambia has decided to hire unemployed workers who had previously been receiving unemployment benefits as government employees and will now pay them to do ...
Wednesday, February 13, 2013 at 10:22am

World history; Check:P
1.What was the significance of the Twelve Tables? The Twelve Tables were significant because they were an early example of written law displayed publicly for all who could read them. They were later used as the laws for Rome. "The Twelve Tables established the idea that ...
Tuesday, February 12, 2013 at 4:03pm

POS-301-0101 arizona government
Using 750-1,000 words, create a chronological narrative delineating the significance of the documents/events listed below that impacted the evolution of the United States Constitution. In your narrative, discuss each of the documents and/or events listed below, then analyze ...
Tuesday, February 12, 2013 at 12:24am

Language arts
1. When you evaluate a source, you should (1 point) check the author's credentials. determine whether you agree with the ideas presented. summarize the main points on an index card. 2. Which of the following would you most likely use for a research report? (1 point) a ...
Monday, February 11, 2013 at 8:14pm

World history; Check:P
What is the significance of the twelve tablets The Twelve TABLES were significant because they were an early example of written law displayed publicly for all who could read them, another example being Hammurabi's Code What measures did the government take to distract and ...
Monday, February 11, 2013 at 7:00pm

World history; Check:P
What contributions did Solon and Cleisthenes make to the development of Athenian democracy?Solon let all Athenian citizens participate in the Assembly and Cleisthenes created the Council of Five Hundred. What steps did Pericles take to strengthen democracy in Athens? he ...
Monday, February 11, 2013 at 6:21pm

AMERICAN GOVERMENT Would someone PLEASE check ans
1. The source of the Supreme Court’s authority is (D) moral suasion. judicial activism. concurring opinion. dissent. 2. When the Supreme Court hands down a decision, it is (A) often a mixed decision with majority, dissenting, and even concurring opinions. always a ...
Sunday, February 10, 2013 at 9:41pm

Ethics,
What are the main provisions of Title IX? Why is Title IX considered one of the more controversial measures taken by the federal government in addressing inequality?
Sunday, February 10, 2013 at 7:51pm

7th grade language arts Ms. Sue please
1. Which of the following is not a part of evaluating sources? (1 point) checking the author's credentials questioning possible bias making sure the information is current agreeing with the author's opinions 2. Which of the following websites would you most likely use ...
Friday, February 8, 2013 at 5:47pm

principles of macroeconomics
The following is a list of figures for a given year in billions of dollars. Using this data, compute: (a) GDP; (b) NDP; (c) NI; (d) PI; (e) DI; (f) Net exports. Transfer payments $ 16 Government purchases 80 Personal taxes 38 Corporate income taxes 28 Indirect business taxes ...
Friday, February 8, 2013 at 3:26am

Social Studies
26.The oil industry in Mexico is owned by the People or GOvernment Government 27.Many production companies have built facilities in Latin America because of Cheap labor or no taxes no taxes? 28.Who was the first president in 70 years that was not a member of the Institutional ...
Thursday, February 7, 2013 at 10:36pm

math
The federal government estimated that 2,000,000 gallons of oil were spilled per day for the first 44 days of the spill, until a " never before used at such depth" containment dome was installed. This dome or cap reduced the rate of spill to roughly 450,000 gallons ...
Wednesday, February 6, 2013 at 2:06pm

PLEASE CHECK THESE ANSWERS AMERICAN GOV
1. The nerve center of the American Presidency is (C) the President’s Cabinet. the Executive Office of the President. the Congressional houses. the Civil Service. 2. Presidential elections include all of the following except (D) participatory caucuses. primary elections. ...
Sunday, February 3, 2013 at 3:01pm

economics
If the government imposes a quantity tax on the consumption of a good, it means that the consumer has to pay for each unit of the good its price plus the tax. For example, if the price of a chocolate bar is $5 and the government imposes a tax of 20 cents on the consumption of ...
Saturday, February 2, 2013 at 5:29pm

World History
During the European medieval period, there was no strong centralized government. However, advances were made in the areas of (a) art, science and communication, (b) agriculture, technology and ship design (c) medical knowledge (d) all of the above
Saturday, February 2, 2013 at 10:54am

Homeland Security
the development of Al Qaeda, at what point in the organization’s growth do you feel it should have become a concern to United States government officials? Explain
Friday, February 1, 2013 at 4:58pm

government
five purposes of govt...protection,order,conflict resolution,econ. stabilty and public services....provide example of govt. that fulfills each purpose... I really dont about conflict resolution and econ. stability...Thank you
Thursday, January 31, 2013 at 11:16pm

Accounting
Holly County needs a new county government building that would cost $24 million. The politicians feel that voters will not approve a municipal bond issue to fund the building since it would increase taxes. They opt to have a state bank issue $24 million of tax-exempt ...
Thursday, January 31, 2013 at 12:01pm

Government
What does a city seeking aid often have to do to be eligible for Federal Government grants and loans ? A. It must prove it is not in debt. B. It must provide a master plan for future growth. C. It must choose new city leadership. D. It must become a municipality. A and B sound...
Thursday, January 31, 2013 at 7:28am

Government
A rebuilt bicycle is worth a certain amount because it takes that much labor to produce it. Who did Marx believe should be compensated for the bicycle? A. The laborer who rebuilt the bicycle should receive the value in full.. B. The laborer and the seller should divide the ...
Wednesday, January 30, 2013 at 9:03pm

Government
Who holds the decision-making power in a communist-run nation? A. the nation’s president B. the voters C. the Communist Party D. an elected legislature I would go for C, but not sure, might be A too.. thanks!
Wednesday, January 30, 2013 at 8:52pm

Government
What was a major consequence of the decline and fall of the Roman Empire? A. the beginning of world trade B. an end to city-states C. the end of democracy D. the collapse of organized government I really think it's D but not sure..
Wednesday, January 30, 2013 at 7:09pm

ss pls check answers
8. “…With the existing colonies or dependencies of any European power we have not interfered and shall not interfere. But with the Governments who have declared their independence and maintained it, and whose independence we have, on great consideration and on just ...
Wednesday, January 30, 2013 at 5:40pm

Finance
You are considering an investment in a one-year government debt security with a yield of 5 percent or a highly liquid corporate debt security with a yield of 6.5 percent. The expected inflation rate for the next year is expected to be 2.5 percent. A. What would be your real ...
Wednesday, January 30, 2013 at 5:34pm

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