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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

social studies
Detailed rules set down by the federal government are called?
Tuesday, January 29, 2013 at 6:14pm

social studies
Detailed rules set down by the federal government are called?
Tuesday, January 29, 2013 at 5:58pm

Government Budgeting
Evaluate how public policy decisions affect the receipt of revenues
Monday, January 28, 2013 at 10:28pm

maths
Suppose you have $9000 to invest and you invest part of it ($×) in a high risk venture at 11.5% per annum and the remainder with the bank at 4.5% per annum, both for one year. 1) write an algebraic expression for the amount of money invested at 4.5% 2) write an algebraic...
Sunday, January 27, 2013 at 8:05pm

History
What are the 10 MOST special events occurred during the 1980’s involving our government? I know I already posted this question. Also the american best history site does not work so please don't give it to me.
Sunday, January 27, 2013 at 3:24pm

NATIONAL Goverment
SOMEONE PLEASE HELP!!!! PLEASE HELP ME!!! A federal system differs from a unitary system in that: ANSWER: (A) power is concentrated in one central government. sub-governments delegate power to the central authority . power is distributed between the central government and ...
Sunday, January 27, 2013 at 3:15pm

History
What are the 10 MOST special events occurred during the 1980’s involving our government?
Sunday, January 27, 2013 at 3:06pm

History
What special events occurred during the 1980’s involving our government?
Friday, January 25, 2013 at 6:53am

Statistics
It is believed that at least 60% of voters from a certain region in Canada favor the free trade agreement (FTA). A recent poll indicated that out of 400 randomly selected individuals, 250 favored the FTA. If we wished to perform a test to determine whether the proportion of ...
Thursday, January 24, 2013 at 11:13pm

World history; Check:P
What methods did the Assyrians use when they attacked enemy cities? The satrapies were linked by a 2,500-kilometer highway, the most impressive stretch being the Royal Road, built by command of Darius I. Royal inspectors, the "eyes and ears of the king", toured the ...
Thursday, January 24, 2013 at 6:44pm

Government & Politics
Which of the following statements regarding the case, McClesky v. Kemp (1987), is TRUE? The Court upheld the constitutionality of the death penalty. The Court ruled that the death penalty did not violate the Fourteenth Amendment simply because minority defendants were more ...
Tuesday, January 22, 2013 at 12:15am

american government
judicial review is the power of the american courts to:
Monday, January 21, 2013 at 9:12pm

social studies
A)How did corruption in city government grow? B) How did people react to this corruption? PLEASE HELP! i have a test tommorrow and this is our essay question and i cant find it in the book!!!
Monday, January 21, 2013 at 6:21pm

History
What changes in England were steps toward representative government?
Monday, January 21, 2013 at 4:03pm

AMERICAN GOVERMENT
Please help The weaknesses of the Articles of Confederation were dramatized by all of the following except My ANSWER is (D) (A) the Newburgh Conspiracy. (B) Shays’ Rebellion. (C) the absence of a centralized authority. (D) the absence of a single currency. Impeachment can...
Sunday, January 20, 2013 at 11:29am

World history; Check:P
1.What methods did the Assyrians use when they attacked enemy cities? They captured 46 towns, by consolidating ramps to bring up battering rams, by infantry attacks, breaches and siege engines. 2.How did the Royal Road help Darius maintain control over his people? He divided ...
Friday, January 18, 2013 at 1:04pm

World history; Check:P
City States: 1,How does an empire differ from a city-state? A city-state is an independent country whose territory consists of a city which is not administered as part of another local government. An empire is a geographically extensive group of states and peoples united and ...
Friday, January 18, 2013 at 11:42am

economics
Select a product and for that the government places a mandated price ABOVE the equilibrium price, based on your research how would this affect the market equilibrium, explain your view.
Thursday, January 17, 2013 at 7:09pm

us history
what term decribes the division of government into 3 branches is it separation of powers
Wednesday, January 16, 2013 at 7:50pm

6th grade s.s forgot textbook in locker!!!!
Need help immediatly!!! If someone already posted please still post! And I'm not doing this becuze I'm lazy but becuze I forgot my textbook in my locker and there's nothing on the internet to help!!! TOPIC: NORTHERN EUROPE 1.What river makes london a center for ...
Wednesday, January 16, 2013 at 6:44pm

SOCIAL STUDIES URGENT!!
1. When people talk about natural resources, they usually mean (1 point) vegetation. water. minerals. all of the above 2. Geothermal energy is considered a (1 point) fossil fuel. renewable resource. nonrenewable resource. recyclable resource. 3. Minerals, coal, and natural ...
Wednesday, January 16, 2013 at 1:16am

English
I have cringe martial innovation and format left in my word box I dont expect you to be a hero but do you have to ____ in that cowardly fashion whenever someone disagrees with you cringe? During the war years the government tried by all kinds of propaganda to arouse the ___ ...
Tuesday, January 15, 2013 at 8:32pm

Government Law question
What kind of law is it when judges make the law by their decisions on the bench? ___ Law
Monday, January 14, 2013 at 6:15pm

Government Precedent questions
I need some help with these. IN Everson V. Board of education, what was the precedent? In Engle v. Vitale, what was the precedent? And in, Wallace vs. Jaffree, the precedent is..? Please help me out there. Thanks!!
Monday, January 14, 2013 at 6:01pm

World Studies
As industry spread, the German government initiated reforms to improve workers’ lives. What motivated Bismarck to enact reforms in Germany? What kinds of reforms were enacted in Germany? Respond in two or more well-organized paragraphs. Be sure to use specific examples.
Monday, January 14, 2013 at 1:28pm

government
What does this statement means? He believed that political liberty threatened the efficiency of the stare with anarchy.
Sunday, January 13, 2013 at 4:51pm

Information Leteracy
Government documents in a library are classified according to which of the following schemes? A. Superintendent of Documents B. Dewey Decimal C. Library of Congress D. Government Printing Office
Saturday, January 12, 2013 at 7:34am

Medical billing and coding
Which of the following statements are true regarding Medicaid? A) Requirements are the same from state to state B)It is administered by state and local governments. C)It is only for those over 65 D)It is administered by the federal government
Thursday, January 10, 2013 at 8:49pm

Civics
In every stage of these oppressions we have petitioned for redress in the most humble terms: our repeated petitions have been answered only by repeated injury. Which of the following statements best explains this quote from the Declaration of Independence? The colonists have ...
Thursday, January 10, 2013 at 7:56pm

Civics
1. Montesquieu’s system of “separation of powers” means that government is divided into three branches. people are born with rights that cannot be taken away. government may rule because the citizens consent. people have the right to life, liberty, and property...
Thursday, January 10, 2013 at 7:51pm

Government
Monetary policy differs from fiscal policy in that a. it has to be exercised by the legislature. b. the policy goals are very different. c. it is a slower process than fiscal policy. d. it is a faster process than fiscal policy. e. none of these answers are correct.
Tuesday, January 8, 2013 at 9:25pm

Government
What are the duties of congressional committees?
Tuesday, January 8, 2013 at 5:20pm

Government
Identify checks and balances.
Tuesday, January 8, 2013 at 5:19pm

Government
Explain progressive and regressive taxes.
Tuesday, January 8, 2013 at 5:19pm

Government
Explain the social contract theory.
Tuesday, January 8, 2013 at 5:18pm

Government
Who works on the federal budget?
Tuesday, January 8, 2013 at 5:18pm

Government
List one of the unalienable rights.
Tuesday, January 8, 2013 at 5:17pm

government
Describe the different types of primaries.
Tuesday, January 8, 2013 at 4:50pm

government
How do the duties of the Lieutenant Governor compare to those of the vice president?
Tuesday, January 8, 2013 at 4:26pm

Government
write a 1,000-word report on two different ways that you, as a young citizen, can become active in politics that would help promote causes that you believe in. You may choose a specific organization that is politically active. In the report, tell the goals of that organization...
Monday, January 7, 2013 at 5:55pm

Government
The passage of the Civil War amendments—the Thirteenth, Fourteenth, and Fifteenth Amendments—did not end discrimination of African Americans. However, the Supreme Court has relied on these amendments in deciding civil rights cases such as the case of Regents of ...
Saturday, January 5, 2013 at 5:59pm

social studies
plzz HELP me with my social studies i need to get this one done within 10 min plzz 1. Which word most closely means civility? (1 point) respect discipline patriotism liberty 2. Civic-mindedness most encourages people to (1 point) speak their minds about issues honestly. treat ...
Wednesday, January 2, 2013 at 11:06am

American Government
True or False: The U.S. "Superior" Court is the Nation's most powerful court? (is Superior and Supreme one in the same?)
Tuesday, January 1, 2013 at 5:49pm

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 reach the edge of a 4.2 m waterfall. If the spy's speed is 20 m/s and the officials' speed is 24 m/s...
Tuesday, January 1, 2013 at 1:38pm

basic economics
The U.S. capitalist system relies on a theoretical model, the circular flow model, with three basic elements interacting together to ensure that our needs and wants are provided. The three sectors are (a)consumer, (b)business, and (c)government. The circular flow model shows ...
Sunday, December 30, 2012 at 1:09pm

american government
Which of the following is characteristic of a capitalist economic system? a. free enterprise b.self-reliance c.private property d.individualism e.all of the answers are correct
Sunday, December 30, 2012 at 2:34am

APUSH
Race relations were _____ during World War 1: a. improved thanks to the efforts of government programs b. had moments of violence, but predominately improved material wealth for blacks in the north c.were among Wilson's top priorities; he had strong relations with W. E. B...
Wednesday, December 26, 2012 at 8:38pm

Need help with ~Social Stusies!
This is a practice so it's rather extensive but it's important i get the points for it so can u please check it thx! 1. To pinpoint the absolute location of a place, geographers use (1 point) nearby landmarks. the Atlantic and Pacific oceans. the North and South poles...
Saturday, December 22, 2012 at 7:20pm

SOCIALS 9 URGENT
answer in proper paragraph of 10-12 sentences What was the system of government called that was in place before the revolution? describe who were involved. Give some examples of what their occupations were. which types of people were for this type of government and which were ...
Thursday, December 20, 2012 at 8:11pm

Macroeconomics
1. Consider the economic situation in the U.S since 2008 and discuss how supply side and demand side economic may be used to solve the current problems. Also, explain why you believe that these two approaches may or may not work. 2. Provide a numerical example and show how a ...
Tuesday, December 18, 2012 at 4:59pm

macroeconomics
1. Consider the economic situation in the U.S since 2008 and discuss how supply side and demand side economic may be used to solve the current problems. Also, explain why you believe that these two approaches may or may not work. 2. Provide a numerical example and show how a ...
Tuesday, December 18, 2012 at 2:14am

English Please Help
from "When Greek Meets Greek" 1. What can you conclude from the wording of the following text? “One morning Ramkilawansingh (after this, we calling this man Ram) was making a study of the noticeboards along Westbourne Grove what does advertise rooms to let.”...
Tuesday, December 18, 2012 at 12:12am

Government
Local citizens participate in lawmaking?
Sunday, December 16, 2012 at 6:30pm

Economics
- Explain how the federal government uses Fiscal Policy to avoid problems in the economy. - Historically, where has the Federal government spent the most money?
Sunday, December 16, 2012 at 4:13pm

American government
The process of political learning in the US is:
Saturday, December 15, 2012 at 2:26pm

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 reach the edge of a 4.2 m waterfall. If the spy's speed is 20 m/s and the officials' speed is 24 m/s...
Thursday, December 13, 2012 at 8:10pm

government
describe how the law factors has influenced the supreme court. give an example,cite a case or give an explanation
Monday, December 10, 2012 at 7:55pm

SOCIALS HELP...THANX
This question is based on: the Reign of Terror which government replaced Robespierre and what did that signify for France? Pleese help... Thanx
Sunday, December 9, 2012 at 8:36pm

economics
Using the saving and investment identities from the national Income Accounts to answer the following questions. Suppose the following values are from the national income accounts of a country with a closed economy. Y=$900 billion T= $200billion C=$500 billion G=$230 billion. a...
Saturday, December 8, 2012 at 6:30pm

English
I need to make a thesis that uses stranger in a strange land and its backed up by the Handmaids tale. Like I could talk about how religion causes oppression in stranger in a strange land and the handmaids tale. Right now im trying to use this thesis:Robert A. Heinlein and ...
Friday, December 7, 2012 at 10:14pm

us government
A person in Michigan applying for a job in Alabama can expect not to be discriminated against because of the ___________ Clause.
Thursday, December 6, 2012 at 10:53am

Political science
True or false the government sells bonds in order to lower inflation.
Wednesday, December 5, 2012 at 10:55pm

Geography
Following the breakup of the soviet union, what are some of the major problems faced by many of the new countries? my answer How to become democratic. People aren't used to voting and being given a choice. They aren't used to political parties. They have lived in a ...
Wednesday, December 5, 2012 at 9:15pm

Social Studies
A-Cabinet B-Checks and Balances C-Commander in Chief D-Constitution E-Congress F-Executive Branch G-House of Representative H-Impeachment I-Judicial Branch J-Legislative branch K-Senate L-Supreme Court Advises the president and its members must be approved by the legislative ...
Monday, December 3, 2012 at 7:31pm

Social Studies
A-Cabinet B-Checks and Balances C-Commander in Chief D-Constitution E-Congress F-Executive Branch G-House of Representative H-Impeachment I-Judicial Branch J-Legislative branch K-Senate L-Supreme Court 1. A system in which no one government branch has too much power B? A tool ...
Monday, December 3, 2012 at 6:37pm

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