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eco365
Write a paper of no more than 1,750 words analyzing the current market conditions of the organization or industry you selected. Address the following topics: • Market structure • Effect of new companies entering the market • Prices • Technology • ...
Wednesday, October 24, 2012 at 2:18pm

Government
candidates for president are not usually drawn to the office because of salary. why do you think these people run for the office?
Tuesday, October 23, 2012 at 9:03pm

economics
What gives the U.S. government the right to collect taxes?
Tuesday, October 23, 2012 at 3:24pm

math please help ms.sue
MegaMart collects a sales tax equal to 1/16 of the retail price of each purchase and sends this money to the state government. a. Is the amount of tax collected proportional to the cost of an item before tax is added? b. Is the amount of tax collected proportional to the cost ...
Sunday, October 21, 2012 at 6:46pm

7th grade Math
MegaMart collects a sales tax equal to 1/16 of the retail price of each purchase and sends this money tp the state government. a. Is the amount of tax collected proportional to the cost of an item before tax is added? b. Is the amount of tax collected proportional to the cost ...
Sunday, October 21, 2012 at 5:45pm

politics
There are various levels and types of judicial courts. In the case Sitz v. Michigan Department of Police, two levels of government and court systems interact to come to a final verdict. What was the final verdict and how did it reach that conclusion? (Explain the process.)
Sunday, October 21, 2012 at 4:52pm

government
why should federal courts be able to declare an act of Congress unconstitutional
Sunday, October 21, 2012 at 4:43pm

government
There is much debate in our country about activist judges and strict constructionist judges. Do you believe that judges should be limited to interpreting what the constitution and federal laws say?
Sunday, October 21, 2012 at 3:47pm

government
Why would bureaucrats become more concerned that elaborate procedures are followed, as opposed to achieving certain substantive outcomes? What political relationships cause this result?
Sunday, October 21, 2012 at 10:34am

just a question
Can efforts to reinvent government solve the problems associated with bureaucracies? Why or why not?
Sunday, October 21, 2012 at 4:45am

American Government
Bureaucracy-They say red tape is partly a consequence of “bigness” but more typically a result of legal and political requirements. Is this a sufficient explanation? Is there more red tape in government than these two factors can explain?
Sunday, October 21, 2012 at 2:48am

Criminal Justice
How does the structure of the government relate to the criminal justice system?
Sunday, October 21, 2012 at 2:10am

government
In gov't what does ommittee reforms that have taken power away from chairs represent?
Saturday, October 20, 2012 at 3:24pm

government
How has the presidency role changed since it's inception to today? How has the public's perception of the presidency changed?
Friday, October 19, 2012 at 6:51pm

Modern world studies
7. The French philosopher Baron de Montesquieu believed that the power of a government __________.
Friday, October 19, 2012 at 4:34pm

american government
Consider the following features of Congress (including some that no longer apply), and discuss the policy implications of each. Does they (a) lead to more or less logical and coherent policies? (b) lead to more or less representation of various local and parochial interests? (...
Friday, October 19, 2012 at 4:20pm

US Government
1. What was a major contributor to the increase in problems related to health, education, housing, and other social issues? 2. As part of the admission process, delegates must be elected to draft what document? Ans: The constitution? 3. The powers of the national government ...
Friday, October 19, 2012 at 4:14pm

social studies and government
what were the arguments between marbury and madison.
Friday, October 19, 2012 at 9:38am

American National Government
Several controversial Supreme Court cases have come out of GITMO. One fundamental question that has been debated, but not clearly resolved, is to what extent the war on terror justifies the President's indefinite detention of "enemy combatants" without the ...
Thursday, October 18, 2012 at 11:26pm

7th grade social studies Ms.Sue please
1. What enabled people of northern Italy to sponsor learning? (1 point) Martin Luther's ideas a mild climate wealth from trade help from the Germany government 2. What did German leaders want during the Reformation? (1 point) to increase the pope's power to collect ...
Thursday, October 18, 2012 at 3:26pm

US Government
Critics argue that they slow down decision-making and create conflict. Evaluate the criticisms, and explain the justification for continuing the Madisonian model.
Thursday, October 18, 2012 at 3:05pm

English
Hello. I'll be grateful for your help. Is it possible to use -ing forms after the verbs "ban", "prohibit" and "forbid", for example: 1)The government bans funding such organizations. 2)The state prohibits using such technologies. 3)French law ...
Thursday, October 18, 2012 at 1:59pm

History
Compare the Iroquois form of government to that of the United State?
Wednesday, October 17, 2012 at 8:12pm

History
The Magna Carta laid the foundation for a written social contract between the government and the people. True* False It protected the rights and property of all those considered to be free men. True * False It limited the king's power to tax without the consent of his free...
Wednesday, October 17, 2012 at 2:38pm

U.S History
Okay so i have the answers but i would like to know if i have them right. may someone tell me which ones are right and wrong ? Which of the following describes Loyalists? (1 point) A. They decided to fight against the British. B. They supported British taxation. C. They ...
Wednesday, October 17, 2012 at 11:00am

physics
A spy in a speed boat is being chased down a river by government officials in a faster craft. Just as the officials’ boat pulls up next to the spy’s boat, both boats reach the edge of a 5.1 m waterfall. The spy’s speed is 17 m/s and the officials...
Monday, October 15, 2012 at 11:27pm

government
Despite their differences, the Founding Fathers all agreed that _____.
Monday, October 15, 2012 at 2:08pm

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, October 15, 2012 at 12:57pm

social studies 9
Make an organizer to compare government under a republic (the commonwealth), an abcolute monarchy, and a constitutional monarchy. Use the following headings: the ruler, the role of law, and the rights of people.
Sunday, October 14, 2012 at 11:48pm

SOCIAL STUDIES PLEESE HELP ME
THE ANSWERS ARE NOT IN MY BOOK, MS SUE AND IF THEY WERE THEN I WOULDN'T ASK FOR HELP Make an organizer to compare government under a republic (the commonwealth), an abcolute monarchy, and a constitutional monarchy. Use the following headings: the ruler, the role of law, ...
Sunday, October 14, 2012 at 10:31pm

SOCIAL STUDIES 9
I really need help on this question so please help me. Make an organizer to compare government under a republic (the commonwealth), an abcolute monarchy, and a constitutional monarchy. Use the following headings: the ruler, the role of law, and the rights of people.
Sunday, October 14, 2012 at 9:27pm

Econ
I have spent a few hours on this question. Can anyone help? The demand for Healthy Wheat Cookies is downward sloping, while the supply is upward sloping. Healthy Wheat Cookies are a normal good produced mainly from wheat and sugar. The government recently put a price floor on ...
Saturday, October 13, 2012 at 11:40pm

Statistics (Math)
A government report looked at the amount borrowed for college by students who graduated in 2000 and had taken out student loans. The mean amount was = $ 17 , 776 and the standard deviation was s = $12,034. The quartiles were Q 1 = $9900, M = $15,532, and Q 3 = $22,500. The ...
Saturday, October 13, 2012 at 3:27am

Algebra 2
A company placed $1,000,000 in three different accounts. It placed part in short term notes paying 4.5% per year, twice as much in government bonds paying 5%, and the rest in utility bonds paying 4%. The income after one year was $45,500. What are the three equations needed to...
Friday, October 12, 2012 at 9:22pm

Algebra 2
A company placed $1,000,000 in three different accounts. It placed part in short term notes paying 4.5% per year, twice as much in government bonds paying 5%, and the rest in utility bonds paying 4%. The income after one year was $45,500. What are the three equations needed to...
Friday, October 12, 2012 at 6:28pm

social studies
Is the Lake District in Scotland or England in the United Kingdom? Is the National Trust a government organization?
Friday, October 12, 2012 at 12:10am

history
Which of the following was a problem faced by the average Chinese citizen during the Song dynasty? the shrinking use of the civil service exam and thus the lack of opportunity to obtain a government position the control of the Chinese treasury by northern invaders led to ...
Thursday, October 11, 2012 at 5:13pm

science
A spy in a speed boat is being chased down a river by government officials in a faster craft. Just as the officials’ boat pulls up next to the spy’s boat, both boats reach the edge of a 5.3 m waterfall. The spy’s speed is 16 m/s and the officials’ speed is ...
Thursday, October 11, 2012 at 1:20pm

English
World War II was a truly (global pacifist) struggle, fought in all parts of the world by people of every race and background global? She is never bored because she has great (enigma diversity) of interests ranging from folk dancing to mathematics diversity? The applicants for...
Wednesday, October 10, 2012 at 8:15pm

hist
Which of the following was a problem faced by the average Chinese citizen during the Song dynasty? a.the shrinking use of the civil service exam and thus the lack of opportunity to obtain a government position b.the control of the Chinese treasury by northern invaders led to ...
Wednesday, October 10, 2012 at 6:48pm

English
1. Which sentence describes setting? As much as it saddened her, the first thing Nan had to do was leave her beloved family home. Marcy wanted to go to the dance, but Rob’s treatment of her that day gave her second thoughts. Steve was fairly short, with glasses and dark ...
Monday, October 8, 2012 at 10:13am

Social Studies
How does Government contribute to the prosperity of England?
Monday, October 8, 2012 at 12:28am

Health and Nutrition
What are the government regulations surrounding dietary supplements?
Sunday, October 7, 2012 at 8:17pm

AP Human Geography
Identify the relationships between religion and government/political power in some regions of the world. I have a huge test tommorow! Please answer this, i love ya'll! <3
Sunday, October 7, 2012 at 12:11am

world history
6. After its conquest by Alexander the Great, the government of the Persian Empire A. was transformed into a democratic monarchy. B. became a democracy. C. was ruled by a traditional Macedonian monarchy. [D. was maintained more or less intact.]
Saturday, October 6, 2012 at 3:11pm

world history
2. In forming his government, Asoka recruited what group to serve as bureaucrats? A. Traditional Brahman elites [B. The Buddhist clergy] C. The military elite D. The rising merchant class
Saturday, October 6, 2012 at 2:30pm

American Government
The term "public opinion" is frequently used in reference to all of American society. This perspective is? A. accurate, since Americans are one people and indivisible B. less accurate than view of public opinion based on majority, since the political system operates ...
Tuesday, October 2, 2012 at 10:32pm

American Government
A member of Congress who wants to act on what the majority of his or her constituency thinks on a particular issue would be advised to respond to which of the following indicators? A. letters from constituents B. the editorial positions of newspapers in the country C. PUBLIC ...
Tuesday, October 2, 2012 at 9:52pm

THE AGE OF DISCOVERY TO THE AMERICAN EXPERIMENT
The Articles of Confederation called for which of the following? A. A single legislative body B. A chief executive C. The right of the legislature to assess taxes D. The Northwest Ordinance 2. Jacques Cartier sailed to the New World in 1534 in search of A. Newfoundland. B. a ...
Tuesday, October 2, 2012 at 10:40am

government
set of land boundaries of a state?
Monday, October 1, 2012 at 8:03pm

world history
Can someone help me on this? or give me a link that explains it to me? I have no idea what these things are saying... Read the following five document excerpts, and then write one well-organized paragraph summarizing the reasons many Americans felt pushed toward independence. ...
Monday, October 1, 2012 at 2:54pm

American History
1. The Articles of Confederation called for which of the following? A. A single legislative body B. A chief executive C. The right of the legislature to assess taxes D. The Northwest Ordinance 2. Jacques Cartier sailed to the New World in 1534 in search of A. Newfoundland. B. ...
Monday, October 1, 2012 at 12:26pm

American Government -
In most States, the right to vote was originally denied to all but which one of the following groups?
Monday, October 1, 2012 at 9:33am

American Gov
2. Members of the Senate were originally chosen by the House of Representatives- True? 7. Which of the following does not serve to limit the power of the federal government? a. Tenth Amendment b. voting rights c. state legislators d. Bill of Rights C? Thanks -MC
Friday, September 28, 2012 at 1:23pm

social studies
what kind of government did the minoans have ?
Thursday, September 27, 2012 at 4:25pm

economics
1. (1 point) Consider two individuals considering how many iced coffee drinks to buy during the coming week. Person A is willing to pay a maximum of €10 for the first drink, €8 for the second, €5 for the third, and €1 for the fourth. Person B would be ...
Thursday, September 27, 2012 at 5:55am

AP US History help?
I know this is really long... but I can't figure it out for the life of me. If you don't want to answer the whole question that is fine. I'm greatful for whatever I can get. Also links to websites with the information is also helpful. Thanks!! Directions: Read the ...
Wednesday, September 26, 2012 at 6:04pm

Economic
Who controls what is sold in a free enterprise system? it is Producers Government or Consumers
Wednesday, September 26, 2012 at 2:45pm

Government
What is a simple definition of The Voting Rights Act of 1965?
Wednesday, September 26, 2012 at 11:29am

us history
describe the structure of the central(federal) government under the Articles of Confederation. What revolutionary principles were enacted though this structure? Why did the structure fail to created an enduring government? ----------------------------------------​- It ...
Tuesday, September 25, 2012 at 10:30pm

writing
I have been trying to work on this assignment and I am not really understanding it and I try to get help from my teacher and she keeps sending me this and telling me when I do this she will help me with the rest but I don't understand this and I have told her this and she ...
Monday, September 24, 2012 at 6:45pm

US Government
Dicuss two influences on the development of the U.S. Constitution. Explain how two of the items you identified influenced the specific content of the Constitution.
Monday, September 24, 2012 at 2:10pm

economics
which of the following statements about inflation are true? check all that applies a) policy makers also worry about a negative inflation rate, or deflation b) painful government actions may sometimes be necessary to bring down a high inflation rate. c) A moderately high ...
Sunday, September 23, 2012 at 8:26pm

political science
Do you buy James Madison's argument in Federalist 10 and Federalist 51 that separating powers among various inter-connected governments is a successful cure of the "mischief of factions?" Can one faction gain control of enough of our political system to diminish ...
Sunday, September 23, 2012 at 6:47pm

Social Studies 8R - Help!!!!!
What role did the freedmen play in Reconstruction governments? Answer - Before the war, African Americans had no voice in southern government. During Recontruction, they not only voted in large numbers, but they also ran for and were elected to public office in the South. am i...
Sunday, September 23, 2012 at 3:16pm

history
I need help doing my introduction paragraph for my essay Describe the effects of the growth of Protestantism, and its development on: a)Settlement patterns in america b)the development of early american society c) the development of early American politics/government
Sunday, September 23, 2012 at 2:40pm

US history
The sedation Act allowed the national government to jail people for
Saturday, September 22, 2012 at 3:06pm

geo
the uneven distribution of population in russia is due to;a.government laws about housing. b.the country's level of economic development. c.the physicxal environment. d.the country's standard of living
Friday, September 21, 2012 at 6:58pm

government
civil rights act was aimed chiefly at
Wednesday, September 19, 2012 at 11:46pm

government
campaign spending tends to be gratly more important for republicans or democrates or challengers and non incumbents raer than incumbents
Wednesday, September 19, 2012 at 9:51pm

US Government
Explain how separation of powers and checks and balances reflect the founders' views of human nature and power in government. Discuss two other influences on the development of the U.S. Constitution
Tuesday, September 18, 2012 at 6:13pm

Social St.
I did your opinion: "Why is security and government a good thing?"
Tuesday, September 18, 2012 at 5:17pm

Government
How has the Voting Rights Act of 1965 expanded voting rights?
Tuesday, September 18, 2012 at 10:59am

History
How did the Mayflower Compact create representative government?
Monday, September 17, 2012 at 8:01pm

government
in a what? government people in the executive branch are also part of the legislative branch?
Monday, September 17, 2012 at 4:37pm

government s1
Despite their difference , the Founding Fathers all agreed that
Friday, September 14, 2012 at 1:24pm

Government
This is a summary of my notes from the article: Please read. Now I need help with putting it into a summary paragraph WHEN I FIRST MEET TAMMY DUCKWORTH in her suburban Chicago campaign office, she nearly mows me over with her $4,000 titanium wheelchair as she cruises a narrow ...
Friday, September 14, 2012 at 9:00am

Finance
On January 1, 2011 you bought a two-year U.S. government bond with a principal (face value) of $1000 and a coupon rate of 6% with coupons paid on December 31, 2011 and December 31, 2012. The principal will be repaid on December 31, 2012. The Consumer Price Index (CPI) was 120 ...
Wednesday, September 12, 2012 at 1:53pm

social studies
Suppose you wanted to make government more capable of acting to solve the pressing problems of the country. Which would you favor? Why? a. Allow individuals to be appointed to the president’s Cabinet while still serving in Congress. b. Allow the president to dissolve ...
Tuesday, September 11, 2012 at 11:40pm

US GOVERNMENT
a sentence with the words ARTICLE OF CONFEDERATION
Monday, September 10, 2012 at 9:55pm

American Government
True or False? About 75 % of those eligible to vote did so in the 2000 presidential election?
Monday, September 10, 2012 at 9:30pm

social studies
how i identify 5-7 positive and negative benefits of the government systems for canada ?
Sunday, September 9, 2012 at 9:27pm

Economics
Suppose the U.S government decides that the incomes of dairy farmers should be maintained at a level that allows the traditional family dairy farm to survive. It therefore implements a price floor of $1 per pint by buying surplus milk until the market price is $1 per pint. Use...
Friday, September 7, 2012 at 10:45pm

physics
3. A wheelchair ramp is to be rated at 8%, which means that it rises 8 cm for every 100 cm of horizontal distance. The height of the ramp is 35 cm. A.What is the length of this ramp? B.What is the angle this ramp makes with the horizontal? C.To what minimum length should the ...
Thursday, September 6, 2012 at 10:37pm

American government
As distinct from civil law, criminal law is law that defines a relationship: a: between individuals b: between governments c: between individuals and government d: beween citizens and non-citizens I choose B. I have read and read my text. I'm I on the right track?
Thursday, September 6, 2012 at 7:07pm

Government
his meaning as his own words impar, and still more conclusively as illustrated by the example in his eye, can amount to no more than this, that where the whole power of one department is exercised by the same hands which possess the whold power of another department , the ...
Wednesday, September 5, 2012 at 7:28pm

social studies
Under the federal system of the Constitution, the States _____. c)retain much of their earlier authority but submit to the ultimate sovereignty of the national government d)have about as much authority as local governments do in unitary systems like Great Britain I NARROWED IT...
Wednesday, September 5, 2012 at 4:35pm

Economics
To improve its standard of living, a nation’s economy must A. remain stable. B. grow through innovation. C. reach economic equity. D. allow the central government to make economic decisions. Reset Selection
Wednesday, September 5, 2012 at 4:18pm

Government
I am looking for help. I have read this article in the New York Times Several times. It is a lengthy article. It is "A Genratin Hobbled by the soaring cost of college bt Andrew Martin and Andrew Lehran. I cannot figure out the authors purpose or what the main ideas ideas...
Wednesday, September 5, 2012 at 11:30am

US history
Indicate below the type of government each colony had in the year 1750. 1 NEW HAMPSHIRE; ROYAL 2 MASSACHUSETTS; ROYAL 3 CONNECTICUT; SELF-GOVERNING 4 RHODE ISLAND;SELF-GOVERNING 5 NEW YORK; SELF-GOVERNING 6 NEW JERSEY;ROYAL 7 PENNSYLVANIA;PROPRIETARY 8 DELAWARE; PROPRIETARY 9 ...
Tuesday, September 4, 2012 at 9:25pm

lang arts
1. Which sentence describes setting? As much as it saddened her, the first thing Nan had to do was leave her beloved family home. Marcy wanted to go to the dance, but Rob’s treatment of her that day gave her second thoughts. Steve was fairly short, with glasses and dark ...
Friday, August 31, 2012 at 1:00pm

Health
What does the U.S. government use to estimate a person’s body weight status? A. Scale B. Ruler C. Body mass index D. Health related illnesses c?
Thursday, August 30, 2012 at 3:32pm

Health
According to the government’s My Plate program, half of our plate should have? A. Pasta and breads B. Seafood C. Fruits and vegetables D. Protein and desserts a? or c? idk:/
Thursday, August 30, 2012 at 3:23pm

Health
Based upon the government’s research, they recommend that we do what with regard to our intake of dairy? A. Switch to fat-free or low-fat milk B. Drink whole milk C. Avoid dairy if it causes gas D. Eat more ice cream a?
Thursday, August 30, 2012 at 3:06pm

government
Why is it fitting that Franklin D. Roosevelt formed the Executive office of president?
Wednesday, August 29, 2012 at 10:18pm

Please check my U.S. Government answers!
1. Political culture refers to (1 point) a set of beliefs about the role of government in society. ~an overall set of values widely shared within a society. how truly "American" someone is. a high degree of homogeneity in political opinions. the wide range of views ...
Tuesday, August 28, 2012 at 4:52pm

Ethics
THe gm of a software company is in the process of constructing a new facility in a country. THe gm has a manager of native origin acting as liaison between the company and government officials. THe new facility requires some permits and licenses. Government officials have ...
Saturday, August 25, 2012 at 12:29pm

home economics
As part of the nation’s recovery from the Great Depression of the 1930s, the banking system was reformed in which of the following ways? A. The government paid off loans for large corporations. B. The Federal Reserve Banks were closed. C. Banks were deregulated by the ...
Wednesday, August 22, 2012 at 8:06am

American Governement
Cite five reasons that Americans should trust the government?
Tuesday, August 21, 2012 at 10:35pm

american government
the right to privacy was instrumental in which decision A roe v wade B.mapp v ohio C. schenck v united states D miranda v arizona
Monday, August 20, 2012 at 10:39pm

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