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history
How did world war I influence africans' wish for equality? 1. working to produce goods for soldiers gave them political leverage. 2. british influx into africa made them aware of british laws and their feedoms and equalities enjoyed by their country's citizens. 3. ...
Friday, December 16, 2011 at 5:35pm

history
Although the two excerpts used in "women in the russian revolution" are from two seperate revolutions what is the complaint made by both? 1)women are unjustly excluded from military service B)women are unjustly excuded from government particpation D)women are ...
Friday, December 16, 2011 at 5:32pm

government
Most presidential campaign money during the general election is spent on: A. maintaining a campaign staff. B. television advertising. C. mass mailing of campaign literature. D. staging of personal appearances. I THINK IT'S B
Friday, December 16, 2011 at 5:14pm

history
Why did Lenin believe the socialist revolution could succeed in Russia if ?1)russia became an industrial state 2)the peasants owned the land they worked 3)a small group of deciated revolutionaries controlled the government i thinks its 3
Friday, December 16, 2011 at 5:11pm

Government
The selection of the vice presidential nominee at the national convention is based on: A.the results of the primaries and caucuses: The candidate who places second in these contests is nominated as the running-mate of the candidate who finishes first. B.the presidential ...
Friday, December 16, 2011 at 4:58pm

Government
The primary eletion as a means of choosing the states' delegates to the national conventions where the presidential nominee is formally seleted: A.was introduced during the jacksonian era. B.is used in Europe as well as in the United States: C.has been adopted more widely ...
Friday, December 16, 2011 at 10:09am

Government
From roughly 1900 to 1960 ,a strong showing in presidential primaries: A.enabled a candidate to demonstrate popular support, but did not ensure nomination. B.did not improve a candidate's chances of gaining the nomination. C.guaranteed a candidate's nomination. D....
Friday, December 16, 2011 at 9:52am

Government
The president's role in foreign policy increased largely because: is it, we became more of a world power
Thursday, December 15, 2011 at 8:46pm

socials
Did the quebec separatists had a reasonable complaint with federal government and rest of Canada? Would that be true because they not respecting their culture. They only giving importance to their own culture and not caring about French.
Thursday, December 15, 2011 at 8:07pm

socials
what be decided in 1980 quebec referednum about? what the result? Levesque aske Quebeckers to vote yes to giving his government permission to discuss a new agreement with canada based on soverignty association. he propose that quebec become politically independent and maintain...
Thursday, December 15, 2011 at 7:41pm

socials
What political party develop in quebec as consequence of quebec separatist movement? they have any political success? That be parti quebecois? Yes they have political success. Lots people vote for this party after Levesque reassured Quebeckers that voting for this party not ...
Thursday, December 15, 2011 at 7:21pm

socials
what was the war measures act? this definition i got but i dont quite know what it mean. Act of the canadian parliament that gave the federal cabinet emergency powers. does that mean that people get arrested without a reason? and i not think that the federal government was ...
Thursday, December 15, 2011 at 6:47pm

Government
The major function of congress: is it. to inform the people or enact legislation.
Thursday, December 15, 2011 at 4:53pm

Government
Most members of congress are: A. concerned with national issues,but even more concerned with local ones. B. controlled by special-interest groups. C. interested only in the work of the subcommittee on which they serve. D. opposed to the seniority system.
Thursday, December 15, 2011 at 4:21pm

socials
Question:Hey I posting for my brother Mohammad again, his computer not work I not know why. You please unblock any people so he access again. His question. What goals of the FLQ. Me him not know if list goal one by one. We only have to achieve Quebec independence by resorting...
Wednesday, December 14, 2011 at 11:07pm

social studies
"mission civilisatrice" is best described as A) a movement in which the french tried to implant french culture into first nations peoples B) a french residential school designed to civilize the iroquois C) the french version of social darwinism D a government policy...
Tuesday, December 13, 2011 at 5:55pm

social studies
"mission civilisatrice" is best described as A) a movement in which the french tried to implant french culture into first nations peoples B) a french residential school designed to civilize the iroquois C) the french version of social darwinism D a government policy ...
Tuesday, December 13, 2011 at 4:49pm

Literature
3. In "Of Plymouth plantation, at the first Thanksgiving, the Pilgrims are most thankful for a. the treaty they made with the American Indians b. the departure of loathsome sailors c. their store of game and corn d. the arrival of more people from England C 12. In The ...
Tuesday, December 13, 2011 at 11:27am

history
Which of the following was true of Nixon's presidency? A. It resisted affirmative-action legislation. B. It shifted responsibility for welfare programs from the states to the federal government. C. It tried to overthrow Johnson's Great Society agenda. [D. It oversaw ...
Monday, December 12, 2011 at 8:34pm

socials
Sue this mohammad’s sister, his computer not working. He need help with his work today. Imagine urself as the prime minister or minister of finance, what would you do about the debt the Canadian government carrying. Need thesis statement, evidence, and conclusion.He not ...
Monday, December 12, 2011 at 7:57pm

English
Could you please check if the following questions are possible? 1) List the sounds made by the following animals: duck, lion, owl, rabbit, swan. 2) Focus on the readings done in class and answer the following questions: 3) When is the cheetah reintroduction programme kicking ...
Sunday, December 11, 2011 at 7:08pm

ar ALABAT ACDEMY GOVERNMENT subject
How does the legislature check the power of Executive organ of government in a persidential system
Sunday, December 11, 2011 at 3:45am

world history
What helped unite Charlemagne's empire? answer A strong efficient government helped unite Charlemangne's empire
Friday, December 9, 2011 at 7:44pm

US History
Flow chart. One Box then two boxes then 6 boxes. The words are: Freedom of Religion Freedom of Speech Involvement in Government Obey The Law Respect the Rights of Others responsibilities right to vote rights. Don't know how to put the flow chart together. It falls under ...
Friday, December 9, 2011 at 12:50pm

South America
1. Under America's second party system, the Whigs stood for A. policies that kept government hands off business and industry. B. policies that directly supported commercial enterprises. C. a "negative liberal state." D. a "liberally negligent" state.
Friday, December 9, 2011 at 12:30pm

history
According to the Constitution, the _________ government(s) has most of the power to regulate elections. national local interstate state state?
Thursday, December 8, 2011 at 9:14pm

Government
The major function of congress: A. is to check the president. B. is to inform the people. C. is to enact legislation. D. is to check the Supreme Court.
Thursday, December 8, 2011 at 7:17pm

Texas Government
Unlike presidential primary elections, general presidential elections focus on the a. party loyalists. b. Electoral College. c. interest groups. d. campaign contributions. e. safe states. Is it going to be B or E ?
Wednesday, December 7, 2011 at 11:34pm

US GOVernment
Which of the following is NOT true of third parties? a. They have never gotten over 10 percent of the popular vote. b. They are formed by independents. c. A majority of Americans favors the idea of a third party. d. They have seldom won electoral votes in the last century. e. ...
Wednesday, December 7, 2011 at 11:26pm

Texas Government
Who ultimately chooses a president's running mate? a. The electoral college b. The presidential nominee c. The voters Electoral college or Nominee? ia m soo confused
Wednesday, December 7, 2011 at 11:21pm

Texas Government
Which of these defines a majority in elections? a. Three-quarters b. 51 percent c. More than half d. Two-thirds e. 60 percent Is it going to be B or C ?
Wednesday, December 7, 2011 at 11:15pm

Texas Government
Following the political realignment that occurred under Franklin Roosevelt, which of these oppositions began to reshape politics in Texas? a. Liberal versus conservative b. Landowner versus businessman c. Black versus white d. Democrat versus Republican e. Labor versus ...
Wednesday, December 7, 2011 at 11:12pm

socials
what was massey commission? was it established by federal government to investigate the state of Canadian culture?
Wednesday, December 7, 2011 at 6:10pm

Government
Identify two alternative solutions for the high case load of the supreme court
Wednesday, December 7, 2011 at 5:20pm

English III
Clear communication in a government memorandum would most likely be hindered by slang idioms jargon dialect i really don't get this question please explain thanks.
Tuesday, December 6, 2011 at 7:30pm

Government
In contrast to the speaker of the House,the Senate majority leader: A. plays a key role in formulating the majority party's legislative positions. B. seeks to develop influential relationships with his/her colleagues. C. Holds a position that is defined in the constitution...
Tuesday, December 6, 2011 at 3:56pm

Government
The highest priority for most members of congress is:
Tuesday, December 6, 2011 at 3:04pm

statistics
according to the energy information administration (officially energy statics from the US Government) the mean price for one gallon of unleaded regular gas in the US cities for the year 2007 was 2.80 A random sample of 30 pumps in georgia yielded and average price of 284 per ...
Tuesday, December 6, 2011 at 3:02pm

government
which form of mass media is now the principal source of political information for about 80 percent of the population of the united states?
Tuesday, December 6, 2011 at 2:38pm

World History
16. All of the following encouraged Greek unity except a. a common language b. a common religion c. the geography of Greece d. belief in a common ancestor 18. The first metal to be developed was probably a. bronze b. copper c. iron d. steel B 22. The Chinese believed that ...
Tuesday, December 6, 2011 at 2:13pm

socials
for other event in 1960 i draw picture about NORAD i think i draw logo on this maybe. and beside as caption i write Canadian government placed Norad forces on alert go go help U.S if that make sense.
Tuesday, December 6, 2011 at 1:25pm

US GOV
Government can lawfully prevent a political rally from taking place a. under no circumstances; people have an unconditional right to express their views. b. when the rally would require unduly expensive police protection. c. when the views of those holding the rally are ...
Monday, December 5, 2011 at 2:10pm

US history HELP
he purpose of Kennedy’s proposed tax cut was to: 1. help the economy by stimulating consumer spending 2. reduce the government’s budgetary surplus 3. win Republican support for civil rights legislation 4. reduce the size of the federal government 5. give rich ...
Monday, December 5, 2011 at 1:39pm

US History
he purpose of Kennedy’s proposed tax cut was to: 1. help the economy by stimulating consumer spending 2. reduce the government’s budgetary surplus 3. win Republican support for civil rights legislation 4. reduce the size of the federal government 5. give rich ...
Monday, December 5, 2011 at 1:06pm

Texas Government
A decision or precedent made by which of the following types of court applies to all other courts under its jurisdiction? a. magistrate b. trial c. appellate d. commissioners Trial?
Monday, December 5, 2011 at 11:47am

Government US
The highest rate of inflation (13 percent) since World War II occurred in a. 1955. b. 1963. c. 1979. d. 1991. e. 2002. I cannot find this answer anywhere.
Monday, December 5, 2011 at 11:47am

Government USA-Help
Government can lawfully prevent a political rally from taking place a. under no circumstances; people have an unconditional right to express their views. b. when the rally would require unduly expensive police protection. c. when the views of those holding the rally are ...
Monday, December 5, 2011 at 11:43am

Government USA-Help
Major shifts in the Supreme Court's positions have usually been due to a. the pressure of public opinion. b. new developments that dramatize an immediate need for change in the law. c. turnover in the Court's membership. d. threats from Congress. e. threats from the ...
Monday, December 5, 2011 at 11:42am

Grammar Check
Firstly My teacher has said no "you or yous" in the whole of the essay. So if I put "Keep Your Mind on the Road" as a title.. is it appropriate? Should I put "Keep the Mind on the Road" instead? Moreover, my friend says they are some grammar ...
Monday, December 5, 2011 at 9:46am

English Research Essay Check
Hira Mubeen Professor Peggy Vera English 1301 5 December 2011 Keep Your Mind on the Road There are lucky days when a driver gets way with writing a text on a U-turn, or hearing a birthday carol from a loved one on their way to work. But not all drivers are fortunate. Ever ...
Monday, December 5, 2011 at 6:36am

Economics
If the government announced the economy is headed into an expansionary period of rising real GDP and prices, businesses would most likely respond by: a. lowering wages so that they could afford to hire more workers b. dismantling some of existing production facilities c. ...
Sunday, December 4, 2011 at 9:26pm

Government US
Campaign spending tends to be greatly more important a. for challengers and non-incumbents rather than incumbents. b. for Republican candidates. c. for Democratic candidates. d. for candidates in urban areas than for candidates in rural areas. e. for men rather than women. I ...
Sunday, December 4, 2011 at 8:05pm

United States Government
Which of the following is not one of the elements for which the United States could be considered the strongest of the economic powers? a. It exports roughly $1 trillion in goods annually. b. It has a wide base of natural resources. c. It has the most technological know-how. d...
Sunday, December 4, 2011 at 7:21pm

math
If the government finances $184 billion worth of 20 year old bonds at a fixed rate of 1.8% compounded quarterly , how much will it have to pay back when the bonds mature?
Sunday, December 4, 2011 at 5:11pm

history
The sector of the American public that is interested in politics and understands how government works is called the __________. A.attentive public B.activists C.lobbyists D.public action members A?
Sunday, December 4, 2011 at 4:21pm

Texas Government
Which of these was NOT a major factor in the emergence of a two-party system in Texas? a. The Shivercrats b. The civil rights movement c. In-migration d. Failure of the New Deal e. Support among minorities for liberal policies I would say In-migration
Sunday, December 4, 2011 at 10:19am

Texas Government
Who elects the Speaker of the House of Representatives? a. The majority whip b. The majority party in the House c. The national chair of the majority party d. The president e. The vice president Is it going to be A or B ? I am confused.
Sunday, December 4, 2011 at 10:17am

Texas Government
Which of the following are "swing states"? a. Those that may vote Republican or Democratic b. States that joined the Union after 1870 c. Large states d. Small states e. New England A ?
Sunday, December 4, 2011 at 10:16am

Texas Government
Which of the following forms the core of the Republican Party? a. Hispanic Catholics b. Anglo Catholics c. Anglo Protestants d. Anglo Mormons e. Black Protestants Anglo Protestants.
Sunday, December 4, 2011 at 9:45am

Texas Government
In which month are most local elections held in Texas? a. May b. November c. March d. July e. September I am confused between March and November.. half of the articles say march and half say november
Sunday, December 4, 2011 at 9:36am

Texas Government
When you vote in Texas, you are voting by a. county. b. precinct. c. caucus. d. state. e. municipality. I would say county? Correct?
Sunday, December 4, 2011 at 9:32am

Government US
6.1 Development of the Two-party System Political scientists and historians usually focus on a few key elements of Texas's legal-institutional framework, political culture, and political history to explain the development of the two-party system in American and Texas ...
Sunday, December 4, 2011 at 9:30am

PROOF-READ MY PARAGRAPH
The first right given to every American citizen at birth is the right to freedom of speech and religion. Therefore, anyone would be able to choose which religion to endorse. Religions such as Christianity, Catholicism, Islamic and Judaism can have major impacts in societies ...
Sunday, December 4, 2011 at 8:54am

Government US
Texas Republicans are likely to be a. lower-income. b. central-city residents. c. Hispanics. d. middle-aged. e. Catholic. Is e correct?
Saturday, December 3, 2011 at 11:40pm

Government US
Which of these groups is NOT likely to support Democratic candidates? a. Lawyers b. Health care workers c. Teachers d. Public sector employee unions e. Building trades I would say Building Trades?
Saturday, December 3, 2011 at 11:39pm

Economics
A monopolist is in long-run equilibrium and earning economic profits equal $100 million. The government imposes a lump sum tax of $100 million on the monopolist. (A limp sum tax is a tax the monopolist must pay regardless of its level of output) Will this tax: a) cause the ...
Saturday, December 3, 2011 at 9:26pm

government
Why does the electoral college not allow citizens living in U.S. territories to vote, as it is the only place in the universe (astronauts have voted) that U.S. citizens can't vote.
Thursday, December 1, 2011 at 9:21pm

government
How do the senate and the house of representatives work together to pass bills into laws?
Wednesday, November 30, 2011 at 8:46pm

SS
Write a position paper on how British policies spurred the growth of representative government during the colonial period. American history 1700's. After the French Indian war.
Wednesday, November 30, 2011 at 7:50pm

history
Under America's second party system, the Whigs stood for? A. policies that kept government hands off business and industry. B. a "negative liberal state." C. a "liberally negligent" state. [D. policies that directly supported commercial enterprises ] my...
Wednesday, November 30, 2011 at 4:38pm

government MS. Sue please
Ms. Sue, Could you double check these, I asked you earlier and got the ball rolling. I had to choose five interests that are affecrted by public policy decisions. I chose No Child Left Behind, Health care insurance, environmental safety, veterans groups, and gun safety. What I...
Wednesday, November 30, 2011 at 2:06pm

government
I have to make a chart that shows five interests that are affected by public policy decisions. I am not 100% sure on this and did post earlier to which Ms. Sue graciously told me my 2 originals were ok. I have figured out these 5 but want to make sure they are interests that ...
Wednesday, November 30, 2011 at 4:40am

Government
2. Advocates of a parliamentary system argue that Congress is inefficient, moves slowly and develops policies filled with compromises. What evidence supports this negative evaluation? Your answer should discuss the intentions of the Founding Fathers, the influence of the ...
Tuesday, November 29, 2011 at 8:47pm

Econ
If the government subsidizes the construction of ethanol refineries, how does that affect the corn market? demand increse or decrease OR supply increase or decrease
Tuesday, November 29, 2011 at 7:24pm

economics
Payroll Tax- You are an economic consultant to a city that just imposed a payroll tax of $1 per hour of work. This payroll tax is paid by workers through a payroll deduction; for each hour of work, the employer deducts $1 and sends the money to the city government. The initial...
Tuesday, November 29, 2011 at 4:38pm

government
I have to make a chart that shows five interests that are affected by public policy decisions. I am not 100% sure on this but could No Child Left Behind, and Environmental safety (like the oil spill that just happened in the gulf)?
Tuesday, November 29, 2011 at 2:18pm

Economics
Suppose planting flowering shrubs creates a positive externality equal to $7 per shrub. Further suppose that the local government offers a $7 per-shrub subsidy to planters. The number of shrubs that are planted is then A. less than the socially optimal quantity. B. greater ...
Tuesday, November 29, 2011 at 12:06pm

Economics
The price received by sellers in a market will decrease if the government Answer A. imposes a binding price floor in that market. B. decreases a binding price ceiling in that market. C. decreases a tax on the good sold in that market. D. increases a binding price floor in that...
Tuesday, November 29, 2011 at 12:01pm

Economics
Suppose the government has imposed a price floor on the market for soybeans. Which of the following events could transform the price floor from one that is not binding into one that is binding? A. Farmers use improved, draught-resistant seeds, which lowers the cost of growing ...
Tuesday, November 29, 2011 at 12:00pm

government
_____ divides the government into three branches, each controlled by a different group of people
Tuesday, November 29, 2011 at 10:04am

history
What was the secret CIA operation to overthrow the Cuban Government called? Operation Seagull The Bay of Pigs operation Operation Mongoose Order 632 I think its operation mongoose?
Monday, November 28, 2011 at 10:58pm

English
Hello. Please help me with the correct word order: 1)The president says that now / at the moment the government is working on a new plan. 2)The president says the government is now working on a new plan. 3)The president says the government is working on a new plan at the ...
Monday, November 28, 2011 at 3:46pm

American Government
Please explain what conditions cause new democracies to survive and thrive or to fail ?
Monday, November 28, 2011 at 6:31am

American Government
Share two examples in American history of how the people of America shifted their ideologies from one set of beliefs to another. Why did this happen? What were the political, economic and social conditions that led to this shift?
Monday, November 28, 2011 at 12:33am

accounting
jim reed manages a fleet of utility trucks for a rural county government. He's been in his job 30 years, and he knows where the angles are. He makes sure that when new trucks are purchased, the salvage is set as low as possible. Then, when they become fully depreciated ...
Friday, November 25, 2011 at 1:26pm

Texas Government
Texas's tax structure is highly progressive compared to that of other states. Yes No N/a I would say No. It is rather regressive correcT?
Wednesday, November 23, 2011 at 4:12pm

Texas Government
In 1984, the Texas legislature created the, which provides funding to colleges and universities not included? a. CHIP b. HOPE c. HUD or d. HEAF CHIP HOPE AND HUD are obviously wrong. Is it HEAP then?
Wednesday, November 23, 2011 at 3:46pm

Texas Government
The most common single source of revenue for Texas state governments is? . consumer taxes. . land income. . interest income. . corporate franchise fees. I would say Interest income
Wednesday, November 23, 2011 at 3:46pm

Texas Government
Fixed revenues are also called? a. discretionary. b. earmarks. c. pork-barrel revenues. d. tax bases. I would say D ?
Wednesday, November 23, 2011 at 3:45pm

Texas Government
What dictates when taxes are usually shifted? a. population movements b. during a state census c. market conditions d. proximity to a legislative election cycle I dont understand this question.
Wednesday, November 23, 2011 at 3:44pm

Texas Government
What dictates when taxes are usually shifted? a. population movements b. during a state census c. market conditions d. proximity to a legislative election cycle I would say Market Conditions? Since the prices go up for indirect taxes?
Wednesday, November 23, 2011 at 10:22am

Texas Government
The federal income tax in the U.S. is a benefit-based system. a. yes b. no I would say yes? Is it because they gain benefit from the taxes ?
Wednesday, November 23, 2011 at 10:20am

Texas Government
The Defense of Marriage Act a. is a federal law that bans same-sex marriage. b. accords states the legal authority to not honor same-sex marriages performed in other states. c. was found unconstitutional by the Supreme Court for violating the full faith and credit clause of ...
Wednesday, November 23, 2011 at 10:17am

Texas Government
According to the text, what is the current combined state and local sales tax rate in Texas? a. Texas has no state tax rate; only local rates apply. b. 2% c. 6.25% d. 8.25% A is the correct answer? Since in the text it says Texans pay only federal income taxes, as Texas is one...
Wednesday, November 23, 2011 at 10:15am

Texas Government
the excise tax on gasoline is an example of a tax based on a benefit received rather than on the ability to pay. a. yes b. no This is obviously Yes since in the book it says >> For many governments the primary source of revenue is taxes, which in turn can take many forms...
Wednesday, November 23, 2011 at 10:10am

Texas Government
Nontax revenue in Texas includes all of the following EXCEPT a. franchise fees. b. tuition. c. driver's license fees. d. water bills. I would say B C is obviously wrong but it is so vague about the others
Wednesday, November 23, 2011 at 10:08am

social studies 7th gr
Im learning about types of government and need to write advantages and disadvantages for each of the following: do you have website that could help me' 1) theocracy 2) monarchy, 3) dictatorship 4) facisims 5) democracty 6)cnsititutional monarchy 7) communism
Tuesday, November 22, 2011 at 12:59pm

English
I added a few more things on a listening comprehension I find it difficult to simplify.I hope you can help me. 1) The House of Lords represented the aristocracy and the Church of England, whereas the House of Commons represented the merchants and the landed gentry. 2) The ...
Tuesday, November 22, 2011 at 10:05am

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 4.6 m waterfall. The spy’s speed is 15 m/s and the officials’ speed is ...
Monday, November 21, 2011 at 2:43pm

government
why was amendment 17 significant and how were the state governments represented before this amendment?
Sunday, November 20, 2011 at 3:35pm

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