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political science
the system of government in the state of CA can be described as : a.unitary system b.federal system 18).the constitution grants state governments: a. enumerated powers c.enumerated and defined powers
Tuesday, May 22, 2012 at 8:43pm

Art
Can you please help me check a few things, Writeacher? Thank you. 1)The two political parties which alternated in government were the Whigs and the Tories. 2) The Whig ministers' meetings developed into the cabinet led by the Prime Minister. 3) It is composed of four books...
Tuesday, May 22, 2012 at 9:45am

world history
Which of the following statements reflects a Confucian value that influenced Tang and songs dynasties? A. Merchants had lower social status than peasants. B. Only the gentry could hold government office . C. Girls were valued more highly than boys. D. Position in government ...
Monday, May 21, 2012 at 11:05pm

american government
What is the most common form of government in the world today?
Monday, May 21, 2012 at 11:10am

World history
Which of the following statements describes the Ottoman and Safavid empires? A. Both were ruled by caliph B. Both persecuted non-Muslims C. Boh preserved peace D. Both based their government on Muslim traditions My answer is A ?
Sunday, May 20, 2012 at 5:27pm

Foreign languages
I would like you, Writeacher to help me check a few sentences. Thank you. 1) English Parliament was divided into two parties: the Whigs and the Tories. The former descended from the Parlamentarians. 2) They encouraged commercial and trade (?) progress and were supported by the...
Saturday, May 19, 2012 at 7:21pm

Econ
Suppose the government wants to reduce the total pollution emitted by three firms in its area. Currently, each firm is creating 4 units of pollution in the area, for a total of 12 pollution units. The government wants to reduce total pollution in the area to 6 units. In order ...
Saturday, May 19, 2012 at 11:27am

Information Systems in Organizations
Directions: Test your knowledge of this topic by selecting the best answer for each of the following questions. When you click the Submit button, you will see your score and the results will go to your instructor. You may want to refer to the general business model from ...
Thursday, May 17, 2012 at 9:47pm

grography
1) the nations of Indochina ________ share a common language share a common history share a common religion none of the above 3) which statement about austria and switzerland is not true? the alps tower above both countries unlike switzerland, austria has mineral resources ...
Wednesday, May 16, 2012 at 10:52am

Government
Las Vegas uses a council-manager style government?
Monday, May 14, 2012 at 2:07am

Government
If you asked the same question about an upcoming election to many people,you would be conducting a? A.Scientific poll B.Straw Vote C.Public Agenda D.Representative Sample
Thursday, May 10, 2012 at 3:24pm

Government
the role of the house rules committee is played in the senate by the a. president pro tempore b. president of the senate c. whip d. majority floor leader House leaders may use any of these calendars to schedule debate on a bill except: A)Union Calendar B)House Calendar C)...
Thursday, May 10, 2012 at 11:22am

Foreign languages
Writeacher, can you check these statements, please? Thank you. 1) Is it possible to use the expression "lose the bus"? I know one should say "miss the bus" but I just wanted to know if "lose" is a mistake. 2) Things are getting better since the ...
Thursday, May 10, 2012 at 7:49am

to ms.sue
i don know what the second one is.Is it the government sold acres of land?
Wednesday, May 9, 2012 at 8:03pm

to ms.sue
marquette ang joliet expedition affect the great lakes because it made them have more exploration? ms.sue, can you also check these two: the government organized settlement of the northwest territory by banning slavery? what was the first state created from the northwest ...
Wednesday, May 9, 2012 at 7:52pm

Microeconomics
The market equilibrium price for coffee beans in Ecuador is $2.75/pound, a price at which growers are unable to make a profit. Due to the lack of profits, many growers have stopped production and the output of coffee beans has fallen from 400 tons per year (capacity for the ...
Wednesday, May 9, 2012 at 5:26pm

Language Arts: Censorship
the main power behind censorship is education, government or community? I am confused because i could see it being any of these.
Tuesday, May 8, 2012 at 5:57pm

6th grade geography
Why do you think Russians have almost always had a centralized, authoritarian government?
Tuesday, May 8, 2012 at 5:23pm

History
True Or False; The Political machines of the large cities determinded what type of projects would be funded by tax dollars and for the most part they were honest organizations, The U.S. government's treaties were just ways of moving the Native Americans around so that it ...
Monday, May 7, 2012 at 3:01pm

History
The new morals and manners of the 1920s were reflected in A. women's fashion B. the great migration C. the new factory jobs D. Politics Americans responded to the Selective Service Act A. with enthusiasm B. with antiwar riots C. by refusing to register D. by becoming ...
Monday, May 7, 2012 at 2:42pm

U.S. History
The new morals and manners of the 1920s were reflected in A. women's fashion B. the great migration C. the new factory jobs D. Politics Americans responded to the Selective Service Act A. with enthusiasm B. with antiwar riots C. by refusing to register D. by becoming ...
Monday, May 7, 2012 at 1:48pm

government
Identify one freedom from the list of Declaration Human Rights. What actions can the UN, individuals nations, and individuals take to secure this right? I definitely need help please.
Monday, May 7, 2012 at 10:54am

government
What challenges does the United Nations face in protecting human rights? Help Please!!
Monday, May 7, 2012 at 10:51am

government
How has the United Nations responded to nations that have violated the Universal Declaration of Human Rights? Give atleast one specific example, and explain whether or not the UN actions were effective at protecting the rights. Please help.
Monday, May 7, 2012 at 10:48am

government
ow do the freedoms outlined in the Declaration protect individuals from today's global issues of terrorism and nuclear warfare? Can someone please help!!
Monday, May 7, 2012 at 10:46am

math
A government survey conducted to estimate the mean price of houses in a metropolitan area is designed to have a margin of error of $10,000. Pilot studies suggest that the population standard deviation is $70,000. Estimate the minimum sample size needed to estimate the ...
Sunday, May 6, 2012 at 5:37pm

ap government and politics
hi. my teacher assigned us 20 questions and i got most of them, but i couldnt find the answers to these 4 questions. i did try google but it didnt help much. could someone please help me? List and explain how Congress carries out its’ three primary duties of legislation, ...
Sunday, May 6, 2012 at 5:24pm

History of Health Care Reimbursement System
I included the answers below but i don't know if my answers are correct please send me your opinions. thanks 1.By creating a committee on social welfare, the American Association of Labor Legislation helped to A. Decrease public hospital costs. B. Implement fee schedules...
Thursday, May 3, 2012 at 3:50am

history
Hamilton / Jefferson Readings Quiz can someone help me check my answers the answers with an (*) at the end them are the ones i think are right 1. Alexander Hamilton thought that having a virtuous citizenry was a necessity in a Repulic. A) True * B) False 2. Who said "The ...
Wednesday, May 2, 2012 at 3:32pm

history
the Puritan dilemma can someone help me check my answers the answers with an (*) at the end them are the ones i think are right 1. Englishmen rejoiced when Henry VIII turned his back on the Pope because now they felt they would be free to join the Protestant Reformation and ...
Wednesday, May 2, 2012 at 3:30pm

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 5.3 m waterfall. The spy’s speed is 15 m/s and the officials...
Tuesday, May 1, 2012 at 11:52pm

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 5.3 m waterfall. The spy’s speed is 15 m/s and the officials...
Tuesday, May 1, 2012 at 11:51pm

government
which of the following legislative bodies comes closest in its function to the japanese house of councillors
Tuesday, May 1, 2012 at 9:38am

history
Hamilton / Jefferson Readings Quiz can someone help me check my answers the answers with an (*) at the end them are the ones i think are right 1. Alexander Hamilton thought that having a virtuous citizenry was a necessity in a Repulic. A) True * B) False 2. Who said "The ...
Tuesday, May 1, 2012 at 8:32am

history
the Puritan dilemma can someone help me check my answers the answers with an (*) at the end them are the ones i think are right 1. Englishmen rejoiced when Henry VIII turned his back on the Pope because now they felt they would be free to join the Protestant Reformation and ...
Tuesday, May 1, 2012 at 8:20am

history
Hamilton / Jefferson Readings Quiz 1. Alexander Hamilton thought that having a virtuous citizenry was a necessity in a Repulic. A) True B) False 2. Who said "The goodness of a government consists in a vigorous execution?" A) Thomas Jefferson B) Alexander Hamilton 3. ...
Tuesday, May 1, 2012 at 5:34am

history
the Puritan dilemma 1. Englishmen rejoiced when Henry VIII turned his back on the Pope because now they felt they would be free to join the Protestant Reformation and gain a purer church. A) True B) False 2. Puritan's believed that marriage came before God. A) True B) ...
Tuesday, May 1, 2012 at 5:32am

Economics
Why do public goods demonstrate the limitations of a free market economy? A. They allow consumers to make all of the economic decisions. B. They allow government to make some economic decisions. C. They allow government to control most economic decisions. D. They prevent ...
Monday, April 30, 2012 at 8:13pm

Economics
Why does a government place price ceilings, such as rent control, on some "essential" goods? C. am I right? A. to prevent the development of a black market B. toencourage an increase in supply of necessary items C. to limit the impact of equilibrium pricing D. to ...
Monday, April 30, 2012 at 8:12pm

Economics
Ok this is the last one Why do public goods demonstrate the limitations of a free market economy? A. They allow consumers to make all of the economic decisions. B. They allow government to make some economic decisions. C. They allow government to control most economic ...
Monday, April 30, 2012 at 7:18pm

Economics
I said C to this question but im not for sure if im right can someone help please? In what way does the Bill of Rights protect individuals' freedom to engage in business activities? A. It recognizes property righs. B. It denies the government the ability to regulate ...
Monday, April 30, 2012 at 7:10pm

Economics
Why does a government place price ceilings, such as rent control, on some "essential" goods? I choose C am I right? A. to prevent the development of a black market B. toencourage an increase in supply of necessary items C. to limit the impact of equilibrium pricing D...
Monday, April 30, 2012 at 6:58pm

S.S
1. Which resource makes up a quarter of Chile's exports? (1 point)fruit fish copper silver 2. Chilean produce is free of many common plant pests because most farming regions are protected by the (1 point)Atacama Desert. Andes Mountains. Amazon River. Strait of Magellan. 3...
Monday, April 30, 2012 at 4:30pm

SOCIAL STUDIES PLZZ HELP
1. In the 1950s, in order to develop Brazil's interior, the government moved the capital from Rio de Janeiro and built a new one called (1 point)Brasilia. Belem. Salvador. Manaus. 2. All of the following are threats to the rainforest EXCEPT (1 point)pollution from mining. ...
Monday, April 30, 2012 at 2:12pm

ECO/372
what happens to the monry interrest rates and the economy if the federal reserves is not the seller of government bonds? I know the interest rates go down but not sure what else?
Friday, April 27, 2012 at 2:15pm

graphs and angles
a survey about students government program at a school found that 120 students wanted an after school program and 240 students wanted durning school and 40 students wanted none, If a circle graph is made from this data, what would be the measure of the central angle for the ...
Wednesday, April 25, 2012 at 8:46pm

Foreign languages
Can you please check if the following examples containing phrasal verbs are possible? Thank you, Writeacher. 1) She sent her children off to school. She had to change a tyre, but she didn’t know how to set about it. (+ ing) 2) The carpet has worn off. After an hour the ...
Wednesday, April 25, 2012 at 3:05pm

government
According to the doctrine of judicial restraint, the judiciary should?
Wednesday, April 25, 2012 at 12:47am

government
Describe one or two ways in which the US government subsidies might affect the rate of production for petroleum within the US. Should the US use tax dollars to increase subsidies and thereby encourage more oil exploration and petroleum production associated with new drilling ...
Tuesday, April 24, 2012 at 1:17pm

Business Maths
Molly Ellen, bookkeeper for Keystone Company, forgot to send in the payroll taxes due on April 20. She sent the payment November 12. The IRS sent her a penalty charge of 10% simple interest on the unpaid taxes of $4,600. Calculate the penalty. (Remember that the government ...
Monday, April 23, 2012 at 9:28pm

Government
Nigeria has been characterized as the most corrupt country in the world and evidence of corruption has been manifested daily by public officers. My question Discuss the nature, cause , forms and means of eradicating controling corruption in public establishment. Pls help me
Sunday, April 22, 2012 at 5:29pm

Economics(Please respond)
Given the increase in government expenditures and the marginal propensity to consume, how would yoou find the change in equilibrium GDP? I did the expenditures X the marginal propensity but this is wrong.
Saturday, April 21, 2012 at 11:29pm

economics
Over the last 30 years in the United States, the realprice of a college education (i.e., after adjusting for inflation) has increased by almost 70 percent. Over the same period, an increasing number of high school grad- uates have sought a college education. (Nationwide ...
Friday, April 20, 2012 at 4:59pm

Government
Does the U.S. have a responsibility to become involved in Syria or any other country where civilians are being killed by their leaders?
Friday, April 20, 2012 at 4:50am

SS7R - 3 HW Question Check
4. What were Jefferson's concerns in purchasing Louisiana? Answer - Jefferson's concern in purchasing Louisiana is that he had always insisted that the federal government had only those powers spelled out in the constitution. 5. Jefferson sent Lewis and Clark to ...
Thursday, April 19, 2012 at 7:07pm

Economics
In a market supply, what factor would cause a decrease in meals served? A. lifting of excise taxes B. government farm subsidies C. high global demand for fuel My grandmother says A. but i say B. whos right me or her? Someone help please!!
Thursday, April 19, 2012 at 6:31pm

Economics
"The government decides to increase tax- (ceteris parabis)". -> what is the effect of this in an economy?
Thursday, April 19, 2012 at 7:20am

World History
What effects did the Industrial Revolution have on government reforms, and what were the laws that were enacted in Great Britain during the 1800s? Thanks -MC
Wednesday, April 18, 2012 at 4:20pm

government
List and explain how Congress carries out its’ three primary duties of legislation, oversight and confirmation. I understand the duties for legislation and oversight, but I don't understand confirmation.
Tuesday, April 17, 2012 at 11:38pm

government
List and explain three examples showing judicial restraint.
Tuesday, April 17, 2012 at 9:20pm

Economics
If the government gave each recicient family a $7,000 check instead of enrolling them in the Medicaid program, do you think that most of the families would spend that money to purchase health insurance?
Tuesday, April 17, 2012 at 7:54pm

macroeconomics
1. Which of the following is least likely to affect an economy's capacity to produce? A. Technology B. Capital C. Labor D. Government purchases E. Education
Tuesday, April 17, 2012 at 5:04pm

Essay (Please proofread) I appre
New Orleans Emergency Operations Plan FY12 According to, The Federal Response to Hurricane Katrina: Lessons Learned, Hurricane Katrina prompted an extraordinary national response that included all levels of government—Federal, state, and local—the private sector, ...
Tuesday, April 17, 2012 at 4:08pm

American Government
1. Justice Stephen Breyer stated, “people need to understand the importance of the Court as an institution, even though the Court’s decisions may at times be unpopular and possibly wrong,” Explain how this statement relates to the concepts of “Judicial ...
Tuesday, April 17, 2012 at 3:41pm

Statistics help please!!!
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, ...
Sunday, April 15, 2012 at 7:33pm

Statistics
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, ...
Sunday, April 15, 2012 at 6:03pm

American Government One Question Please Help!
Identify goals of American foreign policy that have changed since the end of the Cold War. Describe goals that have remained virtually the same. Thank You I Really Appreciate Your Help!!!!!!!!!!!!! ^-^
Sunday, April 15, 2012 at 4:47pm

social studies
Hi, I'm writing about the Constitution and I was wondering did State Sovereignty let the government change ammendments or rights? I just need a quick answer to guide me along, thank you so much.
Friday, April 13, 2012 at 9:45pm

principles of economics
four companies produce virtually all breakfast cereal. how might this concentation of market power affect market outcomes? what should the government do, if anything?
Friday, April 13, 2012 at 9:36pm

history
Which of the following best describes how many Europeans, living through the Great Depression, thought about political systems? a) All forms of governments are bad b) Liberalism is the best form of government c) Liberalism was in decline and authoritarianism was on the rise d...
Thursday, April 12, 2012 at 9:19pm

Economics
An increasein governemtn expenditure in increasing GDP when it is financed by: a) rasing taxes b) slling governemtn bonds to the general public c) selling governemtn bonds to the central bank d) selling government bonds to the commercial banks e) both c and d The right answer ...
Thursday, April 12, 2012 at 1:43pm

English
I still have more sentences to check. I really hope you can revise them, too. 1) Revise all your sentences orally. 2) Bring the government down (and bring down the government) 3) He stopped to take on the students (to take the students on is possible?) 4) Mark took over the ...
Thursday, April 12, 2012 at 1:10pm

government
Which branch of the law regulates wrongful acts involving injury to one’s person, property, or reputation in a situation not covered by the terms of a contract
Wednesday, April 11, 2012 at 7:09pm

SS7R - Bill of Rights Project Check
Please check my project to see if it's good. LET ME KNOW IF THERE ANY GRAMMERS, OR ERRORS!!! I hope you love my project I had been working hard on this. BTW - For those teachers who don't know about my project ask Ms. Sue or check on my name to see my other post about ...
Wednesday, April 11, 2012 at 6:39pm

government
Using the Internet, encyclopedia, and/other reference material for research, write a 1,000-word report on feudalism in the history in one of the following countries: •France •England •Germany Include the approximate years when feudalism began and ended in that ...
Wednesday, April 11, 2012 at 6:29pm

SS7R - Bill of Rights Project - 8th Amendment
8th Amendment The Eighth Amendment to the United States Constitution is the part of the United States Bill of Rights prohibiting the federal government from imposing excessive fines or cruel and unusual punishments. Excessive hail shall not be required nor excessive fines ...
Wednesday, April 11, 2012 at 6:04pm

political
In the United Kingdom, the Queen represents which role? 1. Head of Government 2. Chief of State. which one is right? please help.
Wednesday, April 11, 2012 at 2:05am

Government
What restrictions on freedom of speech and freedom of the press are constitutionally permissible?
Monday, April 9, 2012 at 8:13pm

Social Studies 7R - Bill of Rights Project
I have a project for social studies that is due when we come back from break (4/16/12). Choose one of the projects listed below to show your understanding of one or more of the following Amendments 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, and 8 to the Constitution: I choose one and I can easily ...
Monday, April 9, 2012 at 2:59pm

History
What struggle was there between the president and Congress for dominant political power within the federal government from 1850-1868? I know there was the reconstruction problem and how congress basically took over. What else?
Sunday, April 8, 2012 at 9:35pm

government
what are some of the drawbacks of globalization for the American economy? Please can someone help me?
Sunday, April 8, 2012 at 7:09pm

government
For what reasons have many developing African nations rejected capitalism in favor of various forms of socialism? Can someone help me?
Sunday, April 8, 2012 at 7:08pm

grammar
which statement is suitable for a peruasive essy? As a taxpayer, I get very upset when the government raises interest rates. The state should increase driver's registration fees to pay for the new highway overpass. Lighting has been known to strike in the most unusual ...
Sunday, April 8, 2012 at 4:38pm

tidewater tech
A British pharmaceutical company spent years and considerable funds on the development for a treatment for HIV patients. Now, with the protection afforded by patent rights, the company has the potential to reap enourmous gains. The government, in response, has threatened to ...
Sunday, April 8, 2012 at 3:50pm

social studies
what is the role of US government
Sunday, April 8, 2012 at 3:05pm

Politics.
The federal government employs approximately how many people? 1. 1-2 million 2. 2.5-2.7 million 3. 3-4 million 4. over 5 million Answer 2.5 to 2.7 .(Am i right) Question2: Policies that use spending and taxing to accomplish policy goals are: 1. Foreign Policy. 2. Fiscal Policy...
Saturday, April 7, 2012 at 10:43pm

economics
In what kind of an economy does the government make all the decisions? A. mixed B. laissez-faire C. centrally planned D. free enterprise I say D am I right?
Friday, April 6, 2012 at 10:47pm

History
The _____ limits the actions of government leaders.
Friday, April 6, 2012 at 9:54am

government
what are the finical role of state, local, and federal government in education
Thursday, April 5, 2012 at 9:14pm

Government
If you choose between two summer jobs, what is the one you do not choose called? A. opportunity cost B. decision at the margin OR C. opportunity at the margin
Thursday, April 5, 2012 at 3:26am

Government
The owner of a clothing factory wants to make more winter coats. According to the law of increasing costs, what will happen next? A. The factory owner will have to give something up to make more costs. OR B. The cost of making winter coats will stay the same.
Thursday, April 5, 2012 at 3:24am

political
Researchers have also found differences in public opinion by ethinicity and race. In general,_________, are significantly more likely than African Americans to favor cuts in government spending. 1. Asian Americans 2. Latino Americans 3. White Americans Answer is :Asian ...
Wednesday, April 4, 2012 at 9:50pm

government
This put an end to the Soviet Union. perestroika a government coup Russia's revolt Soviet republics declared independence Chinas government made a transition from a command economy to a market economy for the following reason China could not compete economically with its ...
Wednesday, April 4, 2012 at 12:13pm

government
the goal of the european union is? global security national security military security political and economic cooperation This question I do not know
Wednesday, April 4, 2012 at 1:00am

Government
Would you say the three branches limits the actions of government leaders?
Tuesday, April 3, 2012 at 10:37pm

Government
Which is the main source of money used to pay for public primary and secondary schools? A. state funding B. federal funding C. local taxes D. parents of students The answer is not A!
Tuesday, April 3, 2012 at 9:56pm

Government
The right of privacy A. is specifically guaranteed by the Constitution. B. was recognized by the Supreme Court in Griswold v. Connecticut, 1965. C. is derived from the police power. D. is inconsistent with the guarantees of due process. Its not A!!
Tuesday, April 3, 2012 at 9:54pm

Government
The _____ limits the actions of government leaders.
Tuesday, April 3, 2012 at 9:51pm

Government
The 18 powers of congress are know as _____ powers.
Tuesday, April 3, 2012 at 9:50pm

Government
All of the following are goals the federal government seeks to achieve in the economic realm except A. full employment. B. price stability. C. income equity. D. economic growth. I believe its B am I right?
Tuesday, April 3, 2012 at 9:06pm

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