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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

american government
__________is the process that determines how a society will be governed A. politics B. pluralism C. elitism D. socialism
Monday, August 20, 2012 at 9:13pm

american government
an example of a policy that aimed chiefly to overcome defacto discrimination is: a. the equal rights admendment B. busing the chieve racial integration in the schools C. the brown v board of education of topeka ruling D. the fourteen amendment
Sunday, August 19, 2012 at 6:22pm

economic
A socialist believes that wealth should be spread evenly throughout society. What characteristic of socialism is designed to achieve this goal? A. The government controls the centers of economic power. B. Central planners make all decisions about the economy. C. The government...
Saturday, August 18, 2012 at 6:42pm

Social Studies
At the beginning of World War II, Roosevelt dealt with France A. by supporting the Free French under Charles de Gaulle. B. by seeking an alliance with French Algeria. C. by joining with the British in an assault on North Africa. D. through negotiations with the Vichy ...
Wednesday, August 15, 2012 at 6:20pm

math
in order to purchase a computer for the student activities office, the freshman class decides to raise 1/3 of the money and the sophomore class decides to raise 1/2 of the money. The student government association agrees to contribute to the rest which amounted to $400.what ...
Tuesday, August 14, 2012 at 5:32pm

ap government
what is confederation ?
Saturday, August 11, 2012 at 3:17pm

health
Write a 350- to 700-word paper on one of the following laws: HIPAA (1996) or EMTALA (1986). Pretend you are a health care manager employed at a small community hospital responsible for educating your staff about HIPAA (1996) or EMTALA (1986). Include the following in your ...
Saturday, August 11, 2012 at 9:40am

Politics/Debate
what does this sentence mean in regular english "The United States Federal Government should substantially increase development of domestic infrastructure." and what is the basic meaning of domestic infrastructure? Tahnk you soo much in advance!!
Thursday, August 9, 2012 at 12:34am

Society @ Environment Engineering
Capitalism believe in___________from the government
Friday, August 3, 2012 at 4:05pm

apush leisler rebellion
James II became King of England in 1685 and New York became a royal colony. James II decreed the formation of the Dominion of New England in 1686 and added the colonies of New York and New Jersey in May 1688, designating New York City as the capital. In late 1688, the Glorious...
Thursday, August 2, 2012 at 11:58pm

microeconomics
the following information applies to the market for a particular items in the absence of aunit excise tax. ($4,50,200) ($5,75,175) ($6,100,150) ($7,125,125) ($8,150,100) ($9,175,75) a. according to the informaton above, in the absence of a unit excise tax, what is the market ...
Saturday, July 28, 2012 at 7:39pm

Health
The U.S. government categorizes body weight status as ________. A. Underweight, healthy weight, overweight, obese B. Healthy, unhealthy C. Underweight, healthy, overweight D. Thin, healthy, heavy, obese I HAVE NO CLUE PLEASE HELP OR GIVE ME HINTS! :$
Saturday, July 28, 2012 at 7:07pm

Health
The U.S. government categorizes body weight status as ________. A. Underweight, healthy weight, overweight, obese B. Healthy, unhealthy C. Underweight, healthy, overweight D. Thin, healthy, heavy, obese
Saturday, July 28, 2012 at 5:21pm

American Government
The Constitution created a confederate system of government?
Thursday, July 26, 2012 at 8:21pm

American Government
Most amendments have _____. (A.) expanded and clarified the principles embodied in the Constitution B. radically changed and undermined the principles of the Constitution C. been approved just by Congress D. restricted the right to vote
Thursday, July 26, 2012 at 8:17pm

American Government
With which of the following statements would the Founding Fathers have disagreed? A.Government, which exists to regulate the behavior of the people, must itself be regulated. (B.) For the sake of simplicity, all the powers of government should be controlled by one small group ...
Thursday, July 26, 2012 at 8:07pm

readings in world civilization
Kindly please check my answers. Thanks 1. As expressed in your readings, which of these statements best expresses the crucial paradox of the twentieth century? A. Human life is disregarded as nations seek global security. B. War in the name of liberty leads to tyranny. C. ...
Thursday, July 26, 2012 at 12:47pm

world literature
In the story" the Background" the type of humor the authors uses is satire. The satire is aimed at two targets: the government and art critics. Choose one of these targets and explain how satire is used to make fun of it. Use examples from the story to support your ...
Wednesday, July 25, 2012 at 7:28pm

Government vocab
A. general election B. propaganda C. conventions D. open primary E. soundbite F. interest group G. trade union H. grassroots I. closed primary J. public policy K. nomination L. run-off primary M. lobbying N. blanket primary O. mandate 1.The ____________________ only allows ...
Tuesday, July 24, 2012 at 7:19pm

nonfiction
Thoreau's night in jail for tax deliquency resulted specifically form A.the publication of his work cicvil disobedience B.having moved his place of his residence from concord to walden pond C.a decision to act on his belief that least government was best government D.his ...
Tuesday, July 24, 2012 at 2:50pm

GOVERNMENT
A. Westside v. Mergens B. Texas v. Johnson C. Roe v. Wade D. Bethel v. Fraser E. Dennis v. U.S. F. Lemon v. Kurtzman G. Wallace v. Jaffree 1.Established that a woman's reproductive right is guaranteed as part of the right to privacy; set the precedent for all abortion ...
Tuesday, July 24, 2012 at 1:25pm

American Government
Which of the following is an example of indirect lobbying? A. testifying before Congress B. writing speeches and legislation C. grass-roots-led phone calls and e-mail D. contacting White House officials i think its c
Tuesday, July 24, 2012 at 3:48am

American Government
What is the task of a party’s chairperson and the party’s national committee between elections? A. create campaign advertisements B. create volunteer opportunities C. break up the central structure of the party D. increase the power of the party I has to be either a ...
Tuesday, July 24, 2012 at 3:43am

American Government
How did people vote during colonial times? A. by machine B. by punch cards C. by voice D. by paper ballot I believe its either by paper ballot or voice
Tuesday, July 24, 2012 at 3:42am

American Government
Which of the following does not today fit into any of the four categories of minor parties? A. the Know Nothing Party B. the Green Party C. the Bull Moose Progressive Party D. the Communist Party I think its b
Tuesday, July 24, 2012 at 3:41am

U.S. GOVERNMENT
1)Our federal bureaucracy takes care of the day-to-day business of our government. A) True B) False 2)There are 3 main elements of bureaucracy, which include a hierarchical structure with the president at the top, allowing for most employees to know how to do each other's ...
Sunday, July 22, 2012 at 1:43pm

Government
This case came about because President Marbury refused to honor the last-minute judicial appointments of Pres. Madison. A) True B) False 2. Marbury wanted the courts to issue of writ of mandamus, a court order forcing Jefferson to give him his commission. A) True B) False 3. ...
Saturday, July 21, 2012 at 10:13pm

history
The Hellenistic period was rooted in Macedon, whose government took the form of a(n): democracy oligarchy hereditary monarchy dictatorship
Saturday, July 21, 2012 at 9:52am

Government
Which of the following is NOT a reason for holding congressional investigations? A) to focus public attention on an important issue B) to oversee the executive branch and its operations C) on executive order from the President D) to gather information i need help
Thursday, July 19, 2012 at 4:12pm

government
what are some drawbacks to the current buearucratic system?
Thursday, July 19, 2012 at 3:16pm

US Government
Why do we have more safeguards for accused criminals than the victims themselves?
Wednesday, July 18, 2012 at 10:31pm

History.
How did the role of the federal government change during the Progressive Era of the early 1900s. Include specific progressive legislation, discuss presidents and the enhanced power of the federal I need some help with finding some information and understanding
Wednesday, July 18, 2012 at 2:20pm

US History
1.Which of the following statements about Woodrow Wilson is true? A) He wanted to place strict government controls on corporations. B) He overturned discriminatory laws against African Americans. C) He advocated eliminating the income tax. D) He opposed reforms to the banking ...
Wednesday, July 18, 2012 at 11:58am

US HISTORY
Explain the role of the federal government during the industrialization of the United States during the years after the Civil War to 1900. Be sure to discuss at least three of the following: the railroads, time zones, land grants, Native Americans, Interstate Commerce Act, ...
Tuesday, July 17, 2012 at 8:25pm

government
Courts issued court orders, or i-j--cti---, to make sure that people of color were allowed to vote.
Monday, July 16, 2012 at 9:14pm

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, July 15, 2012 at 5:25pm

critical thinking
Could someone double check my answers for me? Thank You! 2.) “Right. George Bush ‘won’ the election in 2000, didn’t he?” the use of quotation marks around “Won” has the effect of a a. Weaseler b. Dysphemism c. downplayer d. rhetorical ...
Friday, July 13, 2012 at 4:34pm

government
_____ States supported the _____ Plan, which called for a bicameral legislature in which States would be represented according to their population
Thursday, July 12, 2012 at 1:20pm

Geography
Under the Soviet system the government.. controlled all forms of communication. allowed newspapers to print whatever they wanted. controlled editorials but not the reporting of news. encouraged access to a wide variety of news sources. I think it is either 3 or 4
Tuesday, July 10, 2012 at 9:31pm

Principles of Management - Strategic Management
please review my answers! 1. which of the following is an example of an internal stakeholder of an organization? A) distributors B) suppliers C) Unions D) Individual Workers It is: D) Individual Workers 2. Two drug companies agree to work together to pool their research and ...
Tuesday, July 10, 2012 at 12:21pm

accounting
Olympic Sports Wear estimates its Annual Federal Income tax as $10,000. It has paid the tax in four installments of $2,500 each. However, at the end of the year, the actual tax amount is $11,200. Therefore, the company needs to pay $1,200 to the government. Instruction: ...
Tuesday, July 10, 2012 at 11:16am

Principles of Management - Effective Management
Please double check my answers please! 1. a team manager is resolving the conflicts that exist among the members of his team in an organization. this is an example of: a. planning b. organizing c. leading d. controlling answer C 2. a manager at a grocery store is trying to ...
Tuesday, July 10, 2012 at 10:16am

Government
Why does Texas have so many special districts, and what are some of the problems associated with them?
Monday, July 9, 2012 at 10:36am

american government
is the public vulnerable to exploitation by powerful groups owing to their monoploy over information and why is the public vulnerable
Monday, July 9, 2012 at 12:02am

american government
the presidency is: a. an extaordinarily strong office with sufficient powers to enable the president to control national policy under virtually all circumstances. b. an inherently weak office in that presidents have almost no capacity to influence the major directions of ...
Friday, July 6, 2012 at 9:14am

business ethics
1. Which of the following is NOT a concern of the community stakeholder group? A. Employment of local residents B. Repayment of debt C. Economic growth D. Protection of the environment 2. Select the option that can be used to illustrate a utilitarian argument concerning ...
Thursday, July 5, 2012 at 8:23pm

government
Which of the following is NO LONGER necessary for the right to vote?A) RegistrationB) CitizenshipC) Residency D) Land Ownership
Thursday, July 5, 2012 at 5:25pm

government
The first American voters were only white, male ---------s
Thursday, July 5, 2012 at 4:56pm

Hsm/220
You are the executive director of a local government workforce agency that focuses on developing training skills for high school dropouts. Determine which of the budget items listed would be necessary in order to calculate a functional, line-item, and program budget. Mark an...
Wednesday, July 4, 2012 at 12:54pm

government
in 3-4 sentences, explain why is voting important in a democratic society.
Friday, June 29, 2012 at 12:14pm

government
1.what is the procedure of voter identification intended to help prevent fraudulent voting and keep the process organized? 2. what do you call all the persons entitled to vote in any given election? 3.what is another term for suffrage?
Friday, June 29, 2012 at 12:00pm

US government
Courts issued court orders, or (i-j--cti---), to make sure that people of color were allowed to vote. what is this word ???
Friday, June 29, 2012 at 10:51am

Finance
a company is offering the US Government's 8.5% 2020 treasury bond for "150.266" . What is the price in dollars of the bond?
Thursday, June 28, 2012 at 8:29pm

American Government
I am having trouble finding anything on this in my book Please help. A ______ is someone who is not in the military.
Thursday, June 28, 2012 at 2:03pm

child day care management
Which of the following is the primary function of certification? A. To enforce mandatory government regulations B. To give credit to a facility that meets certain professional standards C. To grant a credential to an individual as an authorization to teach D. To set health and...
Thursday, June 28, 2012 at 12:06pm

Business law
The state of Confusion enacted a statute requiring all trucks and towing trailers that use its highways to use a B-type truck hitch that is presently being manufactured by only one manufacturer, which is located in Confusion. The result of this statute is that any trucker who...
Wednesday, June 27, 2012 at 4:07pm

US Government
Non-voting is a huge problem in the US because... A)many Americans think voting does not make a difference. B)most voters think that all elections are of equal importance. C)many illegal aliens vote. D)most Americans do not believe in democracy I know its not D. I think it is A
Tuesday, June 26, 2012 at 4:29pm

US Government
people who believe voting is important have high political ...? what clue:(8-letter word) ----c-c-.
Tuesday, June 26, 2012 at 4:17pm

U.S. GOVERNMENT
The social group that has the most influence on how you will vote is your --m--- A fill in the blank question
Tuesday, June 26, 2012 at 3:24pm

U.S. GOVERNMENT
1)Independents are people who have strong party affiliation. A) True B) False 2)About 75% of those eligible to vote did so in the 2000 presidential election. A) True B) False 3)If we are indeed a democracy, a government by the people for the people, then it is important for ...
Tuesday, June 26, 2012 at 2:45pm

government
what is a good example of cloture?
Monday, June 25, 2012 at 9:27pm

government
What does the term “filibusterâ ​8; mean, and how is it used by individual Senators and for what purposes? What does “clotureâ€&​#157; mean, and how is it used by the leadership of the Senate and for ...
Monday, June 25, 2012 at 6:16pm

U.S. GOVERNMENT
1)West Virginia has to honor a marriage that was granted in Indiana. A) True B) False 2)The National Government expects the money States receive from grants-in-aid programs to be used for certain items that it approves. A) True B) False 3)The National Government can form a new...
Monday, June 25, 2012 at 5:12pm

U.S. GOVERNMENT
Could someone PLEASE help me understand Due process. THANK YOU!!!
Monday, June 25, 2012 at 3:54pm

U.S. GOVERNMENT
1)The federal government has more expressed powers than implied powers. A) True B) False 2)Two inherent powers of the federal government are to regulate immigration and deport aliens. A) True B) False 3)Implied powers are essentially granted through the "necessary and ...
Monday, June 25, 2012 at 3:27pm

Australian Studies
Australia has been described as an ageing society. What is meant by this description and how have government(s) planned for this?
Sunday, June 24, 2012 at 5:13am

american government
a consistent pattern of opinion on particular issues whihc stems from a basic underlying belief is called:
Wednesday, June 20, 2012 at 2:03pm

history
Which of the following policies accurately describes the economic policy of mercantilism? a)It downplayed the role of the government in stimulating economic growth. b)It discouraged the establishment of overseas colonies. c)It encouraged trade by abolishing laws that regulated...
Wednesday, June 20, 2012 at 12:08pm

Business Law
Under which four (4) conditions are restraints of trade legally enforceable? I believe the restraints of trade that are legally enforceable are Government-Granted Monopolies, Private Franchises, Zoning Regulations and Environmental and Safety Regulations. But I am not 100% ...
Monday, June 18, 2012 at 12:31pm

Business Law
Under which four (4) conditions are restraints of trade legally enforceable? I believe the restraints of trade that are legally enforceable are Government-Granted Monopolies, Private Franchises, Zoning Regulations and Environmental and Safety Regulations. But I am not 100% ...
Monday, June 18, 2012 at 12:15pm

ECONOMICS
For the following questions, you are provided with two statements. Choose the two economic goals THAT ARE MOST IN CONFLICT when considering the difference between the two statements. 1) In a market system, a person is entitled to earn as high an income as possible with no ...
Monday, June 18, 2012 at 11:35am

Government
What did westerns monarchies begun adopting in the 19th century that started eroding divine right and paving the way for social contracts
Friday, June 15, 2012 at 4:06pm

Management Accounting
Subtask 3b: The Antigua Blood Bank, a private charity partly supported by government grants, is located on the Caribbean island of Antigua. The Blood Bank has just finished its operations for September, which was a particularly busy month due to a powerful hurricane that hit ...
Friday, June 15, 2012 at 12:44pm

Social Studies
1. For revolutionaries like Sam Adams, the term _______ embraced a way of life, a core ideology, and an uncompromising commitment to liberty and equality. A. independency B. republicanism C. federalism D. Americanism 2. Which of the following best describes the Columbian ...
Thursday, June 14, 2012 at 10:09am

goverment
_____ divides the government into three branches, each controlled by a different group of people
Wednesday, June 13, 2012 at 10:13pm

economices
suppose the government borrows $20 billion more next year. what will happen to the investment ? private saving? to public saving? to national saving? compare the size of the change to $20 billion of extra government borrowing
Wednesday, June 13, 2012 at 12:40am

economics
suppose the government borrows $20 billion more next year than this year. use a demand and supply digram to analyze this policy. does the intrest increases or fall?
Wednesday, June 13, 2012 at 12:36am

U.S. GOVERNMENT
1) The year that the Declaration of Independence was signed and pronounced to the rest of the world was... A) 1776 B) 1787 C) 1781 D) 1765 2)Which of the following was ratified with the assistance of adding a Bill of Rights to assure citizens that their individual rights would...
Tuesday, June 12, 2012 at 2:21pm

U.S. GOVERNMENT
1) The debate over ratifying the US Constitution was won by the Anti-Federalists. 2) The US government is based upon the force theory of state. 3) The evolutionary theory of states asserts that early nations developed out of the family structure, eventually transforming into ...
Monday, June 11, 2012 at 1:36pm

U.S. GOVERNMENT
Consider the fact on Rousseau's idea that said that all men should have the right to take up arms against the government if it did not respect these rights and placed it in the Declaration of Independence and later added something similar as the 2nd Amendment to the United...
Monday, June 11, 2012 at 12:16pm

SS7R - HW Check
I'm going to repost my homework questions because now I'm all over the place and confusing you. Please delete my other posts. 1. The ___________ states the responsibilities of the government and protects the rights of states and citisens answer - constitution. 2. to ...
Sunday, June 10, 2012 at 8:47pm

SS7R - HW Qs. Check (Q3)
The ___________ states the responsibilities of the government and protects the rights of states and citisens answer - south am i correct????????
Sunday, June 10, 2012 at 8:20pm

U.S. GOVERNMENT
Which of the following documents was the first famous document to "open the door" of democracy in England? A) The Petition of Rights B)The Mayflower Compact C)The Magna Carta D) The Bill of Rights
Saturday, June 9, 2012 at 12:49pm

US government
Which of the following was ratified with the assistance of adding a Bill of Rights to assure citizens that their individual rights would not be imposed upon by the new government? A)The Magna Carta B)The Articles of Confederation C)The Declaration of Independence D)The US ...
Saturday, June 9, 2012 at 11:31am

U.S. GOVERNMENT
1)The Greeks openly accepted all groups of people into their "total democracy. 2)The Greeks were the first to refer to one of their democratic bodies as a "Senate. 3) From the Middle Ages, people further developed the democratic ideal of equality along with idea that...
Friday, June 8, 2012 at 3:57pm

U.S. GOVERNMENT
1)A government where the executive of the nation comes directly from the legislature is known as a parliamentary government, meaning the legislature decides who the nation's top executive is (although there is often a separate ceremonial head of state). 2)A government ...
Friday, June 8, 2012 at 12:25pm

Business
). How could benchmarking be effectively used to achieve competitive advantage? Provide an example. 2).What information is gained through managerial accounting? How can a business use this information? As an investor in a small business, what sorts of things may concern you ...
Thursday, June 7, 2012 at 11:28pm

History
At the beginning of World War II, Roosevelt dealt with France A. by joining with the British in an assault on North Africa. B. through negotiations with the Vichy Government. C. by supporting the Free French under Charles de Gaulle. D. by seeking an alliance with French ...
Wednesday, June 6, 2012 at 9:03pm

business
1. An auto manufacturer negotiates a deal to have its cars appear in a Hollywood film. This is an example of A. publicity. C. media placement. B. product placement. D. image exposure. 2. To affect market _______, a company’s framework could be geographic, demographic, ...
Wednesday, June 6, 2012 at 8:10pm

American History
Which of the following was true of Nixon's presidency? A. It shifted responsibility for welfare programs from the states to the federal government. B. It resisted affirmative-action legislation. C. It tried to overthrow Johnson's Great Society agenda. D. It oversaw the...
Wednesday, June 6, 2012 at 7:39pm

business
if you want to turn self-directed gain into social and economic benefits for all, you should use a/an --------strategy. a. charitable aid society b. government c. visible hand d. invisible hand
Wednesday, June 6, 2012 at 5:59pm

The age of discovery to the American experiment
Which of the following was the primary interest of the british government in approving james oglethorpes georgia colony
Wednesday, June 6, 2012 at 1:29pm

government
What was a major consequence of the decline and fall of the Roman Empire
Wednesday, June 6, 2012 at 12:04pm

U.S. GOVERNMENT
True or False Qsns: 1)Indiana is TECHNICALLY not a "state," because it has to answer to a higher authority, that being the national government in D.C. 2)The U.S. is a republic, because we are led by a president and Congress, and their authority is based on the ...
Tuesday, June 5, 2012 at 3:26pm

Finance 370
suppose the market price of corn is $5 a bushel but the government sets a price of $7. As a result,
Tuesday, June 5, 2012 at 9:24am

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