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History
1. What major problem did the Roman Empire face in the mid to late Fourth Century? A. Weak leadership B. Immigration and invasion C. Lack of education within the empire D. Poor infrastructure 2. A staple food transplanted from Southeast Asia to the Mediterranean world as a ...
Tuesday, May 14, 2013 at 11:05pm

government
to be president of the united states a person must have lived in the united states for at least this number of years
Tuesday, May 14, 2013 at 10:17pm

government
which provides evidence that political parties are not as strong as they once were? A. the increasing number of independents B. the lack of straight-ticket voting C. increased spending on campaigns D. increased numbers of registered Democrats
Tuesday, May 14, 2013 at 9:43pm

Writing
Advantages and Disadvantages of School Lunches “Never doubt that a small group of thoughtful committed citizens can change the world; indeed, it's the only thing that ever has.” Margaret Mead once said this, which means that we as Americans need to make a ...
Tuesday, May 14, 2013 at 12:03pm

Writing
Can you proofread my essay? The assignment was to write a problem-solution essay on a big social issue in our world. “Never doubt that a small group of thoughtful committed citizens can change the world; indeed, it's the only thing that ever has.” A quote once ...
Monday, May 13, 2013 at 3:41pm

Macroeconomics
If the government imposes a price ceiling of $100 on a market, what would happen in the market as a result of protests of price gauging by the sellers? What would happen to the price and quantity in the market?
Sunday, May 12, 2013 at 4:59pm

Civics
which of the following is not an authoritarian form of government? A. Totalitarianism B. Absolute monarchy C. Dictatorship D. Direct democracy Answer is "C"
Saturday, May 11, 2013 at 5:10pm

Lang. Arts
select the pronoun that belongs in the underlined space. 1.___ of the people in Sri Lanka are Sinhalese,2._______are Buddhist by tradition. A smaller percentage are Tamil, of Hindu background. Civil wars have torn apart the small nation,3._____is a bloody and violent history. ...
Friday, May 10, 2013 at 10:53am

economics
Suppose the demand and supply for milk are described by the following equations: QD = 600 - 100P; QS = -150 + 150P, where P is price in dollars, Q D is quantity demanded in millions of gallons per year, and Q S is quantity supplied in millions of gallons per year 1. Use these ...
Friday, May 10, 2013 at 10:14am

social studies
the federal system info on national government (enumerated powers). info on state government (reserved powers) info on both (concurrent powers)
Wednesday, May 8, 2013 at 5:01pm

socology
10. What type of sociologist stresses a commitment to positively impacting society through sociology? Academic Applied Public Scientific 9. What are the five key social institutions that impact society? Economy, government, religion, education, and public health Education, ...
Wednesday, May 8, 2013 at 4:08pm

statistics
According to a USA Today poll conducted in February 2009, 83% of adults nationwide are in favor of funding new government programs to help create jobs. Calculate the mean number of adults in favor of funding new government programs to help create jobs in a random sample of 10 ...
Wednesday, May 8, 2013 at 3:45pm

US History
Why did President Reagan aim to reduce government regulations?
Wednesday, May 8, 2013 at 3:05pm

Social Studies
In China, Confucius wrote down his philosophy which explained how people should live their lives. Confucianism teaches that each person should accept his or her role in society. Confucisanism became the basis for order and respect and was central in governing China. The ...
Monday, May 6, 2013 at 9:33pm

UDC
Utilizing a public policy of your choice from a local government where you reside, prepare a paper assessing that government’s revenues and examining possible funding options for the chosen public policy. Utilizing the local government’s annual budgeting documents, ...
Monday, May 6, 2013 at 9:14pm

Social Studies
In China, Confucius wrote down his philosophy which explained how people should live their lives. Confucianism teaches that each person should accept his or her role in society. Confucisanism became the basis for order and respect and was central in governing China. The ...
Monday, May 6, 2013 at 7:53pm

Social Studies
In China, Confucius wrote down his philosophy which explained how people should live their lives. Confucianism teaches that each person should accept his or her role in society. Confucisanism became the basis for order and respect and was central in governing China. The ...
Monday, May 6, 2013 at 7:05pm

WorldHistory
What factors led to Robespierre becoming a dictator? Beginning with the execution of Louis XVI in January 1793, France faced an increase in food riots, large popular insurrections and devastating treasonous acts by those thought to be patriots. Also, France was threatened by ...
Monday, May 6, 2013 at 3:49pm

Introduction to Victimology
•a definition of victimology •its history and how it has developed •explain how its different from criminology, sociology, or psychology •Who established the first safe houses for battered women, as well as where and when these safe-houses were established...
Monday, May 6, 2013 at 12:00am

American National government
According to the trustee model of representation, members of Congress must do what
Sunday, May 5, 2013 at 6:06pm

english
At the foot of these fairy mountains the voyager may have descried the light smoke curling up from a village whose shingle roofs gleam among the trees, just where the blue tints of the upland melt away into the fresh green of the nearer landscape. It is a little village of ...
Sunday, May 5, 2013 at 1:11pm

WorldHistory
Check? What are the three ways that civilization in western Europe declined after the Roman Empire fell? Answer: 1. Decline of centralized government-Barbarian invasions of Britain, Gaul, Italy and parts of the Eastern Roman Empire led local populations to try to protect ...
Friday, May 3, 2013 at 7:01pm

WorldHistory
Check? What are the three ways that civilization in western Europe declined after the Roman Empire fell? Answer: 1. All government stopped and didn't exist after the fall of Rome. The society fell apart . 2. Because of no government there was no army for protection and ...
Friday, May 3, 2013 at 4:12pm

Justice system
1. The majority of historical and scholarly evidence suggests that poverty: A. and crime tend to increase at the same time. B. may serve to perpetuate crime but is not a major cause of crime. C. and crime are totally unrelated. D. and crime rates stand in an inverse ...
Wednesday, May 1, 2013 at 3:04pm

government
A colony of a country that followed mercantilism during the 17th century would NOT be encouraged to develop __________.
Wednesday, May 1, 2013 at 2:22pm

American Government
What is the largest citizen's group with over 30 million members?
Wednesday, May 1, 2013 at 2:00pm

Philosophy
Martin Luther King, “Letter from Birmingham Jail,” draws from the thought of Thomas Aquinas in saying “an unjust law is a human law that is not rooted in eternal and natural law. Any law that uplifts human personality is just. Any law that degrades human ...
Tuesday, April 30, 2013 at 7:23pm

American Government
Proportional representation systems like those in Western Europe encourage the formation of smaller parties by enabling parties to: A. win legislative seats even though they do not receive a majority of votes in elections. B. receive campaign funds from government in ...
Tuesday, April 30, 2013 at 1:53am

economics
Help me reword this?? The Fed is organized as a corporation, owned by its member banks, and directed by a government-appointed board. Monetary policy affects the size of the money supply and the level of interest rates. The first "tool" of monetary policy—and ...
Sunday, April 28, 2013 at 10:15pm

American History
After 1815 travel was greatly improved by all of the following Except: a.) Construction of canals that made shipping of goods faster and less expensive b.)by 1820 a national railroad network that encompassed over 150,000 miles of railroad had developed c.)government financial ...
Sunday, April 28, 2013 at 6:14pm

History
My teacher wanted me to make an essay about slavery.. This is my essay: At the time of the American Revolution, the split between North and South over the issue of slavery was apparent but not great enough to prevent the states from uniting as one nation. Delegates to the ...
Saturday, April 27, 2013 at 8:04pm

Paraphrasing
Can you help me better paraphrase these sentences? Here are my somewhat-paraphrases, but they are still similar to the original source (the part not in parenthesis is the portion that needs to be better paraphrased): (This was because) Japan had a secret agreement with Britain...
Thursday, April 25, 2013 at 10:17pm

AP US History
One of the ironies of World War I was that in a war 'to make the world safe for democracy,' the government attacked the civil liberties that make democracy possible.
Wednesday, April 24, 2013 at 7:02pm

Social studies
Compare and contrast Rome's republican government to the United States Government
Wednesday, April 24, 2013 at 4:43pm

government
What is best answer below with regard to the quantity of end items procured with a given procurement appropriation, the Secretary of Defense (1). Can authorize any quantity of items to be procured. (2). Cannot exceed the quantity specified in the defense appropriation act. (3...
Tuesday, April 23, 2013 at 5:42pm

APUSH
One of the ironies of World War I was that in a war 'to make the world safe for democracy,' the government attacked the civil liberties that make democracy possible. Assess the validity of the statement above.
Tuesday, April 23, 2013 at 2:35pm

government
What exactly is the war going on between the U.S. and Pakistan? Is it because the U.S. though Bin Laden was in Pakistan? Also is that war and the Afghanistan war still going on? From what I researched, they still are.
Tuesday, April 23, 2013 at 12:35am

government
Is fiscal policy the same thing as a fiscal cliff? If not, then how do they differ? Also what are some important policies in foreign countries that affected citizens their citizens?
Monday, April 22, 2013 at 10:07pm

Business Law and Taxes
Q. No.1.From the following information compute the Gross total income and taxable income of Mr. Murugan of Chennai. Income from Salary 1,20,000 Interest on Government security 20,000 Winning from lottery (Gross) 30,000 Dividend 40,000 Rent from house property – Rs.60,000 ...
Monday, April 22, 2013 at 3:14am

social studies
what is one power given to the state government in the Constitution?
Sunday, April 21, 2013 at 1:39pm

US History
I Need Help to Start my Thematic Essay, Theme is change- Throughout united states history individuals other than presidents have played significant roles that led to changes in the nations economy, government, or society. I need help to restate this for my introduction.
Sunday, April 21, 2013 at 9:59am

government
A multi-party system a. tends to produce a stable government. b. helps one party win the support of a majority of voters. c. is composed of parties with special interests. d. promotes the ideological consensus of the public.
Thursday, April 18, 2013 at 2:08pm

Government
What powers do the legislative and executive branch share? I am doing a venn diagram and i needed help finding their similarities in power. Thanks
Wednesday, April 17, 2013 at 6:31pm

history
Between 1947 and 1951, what did the loyalty boards that were established to root out subversives in government service do? a. They uncovered evidence of massive subversion and espionage within the Departments of State and Defense. b. They restricted their investigations to ...
Wednesday, April 17, 2013 at 3:39pm

Macroeconomics
(Simple Spending Multiplier) Suppose that the MPC is 0.8, while investment, government purchases, and net exports sum to $500 billion. Suppose also that the government budget is in balance. a. What is the sum of saving and net taxes when desired spending equals real GDP? ...
Tuesday, April 16, 2013 at 9:21pm

Social studies
How did texas change their government and the way they earned their living after reconstruction?
Tuesday, April 16, 2013 at 7:58pm

math statitics
The makers of the MAGNETIZER Engine Energizer System (EES) claim that it improves gas mileage and reduces emissions in automobiles by using magnetic free energy to increase the amount of oxygen in the fuel for greater combustion efficiency. Following are test results, ...
Monday, April 15, 2013 at 3:08pm

government
The "long tail" is a phenomenon related to
Sunday, April 14, 2013 at 9:16pm

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

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