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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

Government
The hacienda system in latin america most closely resembled? A. communist states B. fuedal systems C. modern parliaments D. direct democracies Is it B?
Tuesday, April 3, 2012 at 8:49pm

Social Studies
Is direct democracy a way that monarchs gainged legitimacy for their government?
Tuesday, April 3, 2012 at 8:30pm

6th grade geography, France
Why do you think that the central government of Spain granted the Basques limited autonomy? How did political conditions and economic activities in Portugal change. How does Spain differ physically, economically, and culturally from the rest of Europe? Please, please, please ...
Tuesday, April 3, 2012 at 8:25pm

Government
Most civil rights laws in the U.S. resulted from efforts made by and on behalf of A. women. B. Native Americans C. Asian Americans. D. African Americans. I said D am i right?
Tuesday, April 3, 2012 at 8:24pm

Social Studies
Is price stability a goal the Federal Government seeks to achieve in the economic realm.
Tuesday, April 3, 2012 at 8:15pm

Government
Which of the following statments about standing committees is true? A. They exist in the house but not in the senate. B. They all have about the same amount of influence. C. They have only recently been set up in congress. D. They play a critical role in the lawmaking process...
Tuesday, April 3, 2012 at 7:11pm

Social Studies 7R (Please Read!)
Please check my homework I have to read each statement and determine if it's federalist or Democratic Republican 1. F - The role of government should be limited 2. DR - The economy should focus on farming 3. F - No one person should have too much power 4. F - There should ...
Tuesday, April 3, 2012 at 6:11pm

Government
Which of the following tactics did many States once use to disenfranchise African American voters? A. "motor voter" laws B. age requirements C. literacy test D. purging
Tuesday, April 3, 2012 at 5:30pm

government
What was stated in the english bill of rights?
Tuesday, April 3, 2012 at 5:26pm

government
Which type of colony did strict governors anger the colonists?
Tuesday, April 3, 2012 at 5:26pm

World History
I really need help matching these places to these descriptions: Japan, Taiwan, China, North Korea, Cambodia, Burma -This country's attack on its neighbor prompted UN forces to intervene. (North Korea?) -In the 1980s this nation was a world industrial leader as well as a ...
Tuesday, April 3, 2012 at 5:10pm

Government
Need a response to all 3 statements 1.The US Supreme Court has ruled that the death penalty does not violate the 8th Amendment protection against "cruel and unusual punishment". Still this remains a highly controversial topic. How do you feel about the death penalty...
Tuesday, April 3, 2012 at 3:02pm

Ss
The influence of oil in Saudi Arabia has effected Saudi Arabia. For example they used oil accounts for more than 90% of exports and nearly 75% of government revenues, facilitating the creation of a welfare state. Another example is that  the government is attempting to ...
Tuesday, April 3, 2012 at 7:10am

government
Can someone please help Western Europe received the least amount of U.S> foreign aid. Which statement best explains why this region might have received less aid than the other regions? U.S. relations with Western Europe are very amicable. (answer) Western Europe is ...
Monday, April 2, 2012 at 11:54pm

government
This one i am stuck between A and B i need help. Which correctly lists the three factors of production in a capitalist economy? A. land, labor, and a laissez-faire economy B. socialism, labor, and capital C. land, labor, and capital D. land, capital, and monopoly
Monday, April 2, 2012 at 10:07pm

government
This one im for sure is A but i just want to check and make sure help please. Why did early groups of people form governments? A. to help them survive B. to preserve democracy C. to provide leadership opportunities D. to encourage the arts
Monday, April 2, 2012 at 10:05pm

government
I think the answer to this one is C but im not sure help please. Which term is used to describe businesses owned by a single individual? A. corporations B. monopolies C. partnerships D. sole proprietorships
Monday, April 2, 2012 at 10:04pm

Government
In addition to the collapse of communist regimes in Eastern Europe and the election of Boris Yeltsin, what else contributed to the fall of the Soviet Union? A. a country-wide revolution B. the guidance of Joseph Stalin C. the rise of the Communist Party D. the leadership of ...
Monday, April 2, 2012 at 10:01pm

Government
A market in which buyers and sellers are free to buy and sell as they wish is known as a A. global market. B. common market. C. free market. D. world market. is it A.
Monday, April 2, 2012 at 10:00pm

government
Which type of city government was first formed when Galveston, Texas, was devastated by a hurricane? A. the council-manager form B. the mayor-council form C. the commission form D. the non-partisan form I think the answer is B
Monday, April 2, 2012 at 9:58pm

Government
What did the people of Bosnia experience as a result of the weakening of Communist rule in Yugoslavia? A. They experienced a renewed economy. B. They joined the European Union. C. They suffered genocide. D. They gained control of Yugoslavia. I think the answer is A but i might...
Monday, April 2, 2012 at 9:55pm

government
Which form of city government has an elected mayor? A. the commission form B. the mayor-council form C. the council-manager form D. the incorporation form I think the answer is B but im not sure please help.
Monday, April 2, 2012 at 9:50pm

government
What goals have remained virtually the same since the end of the Cold War?
Monday, April 2, 2012 at 9:48pm

government
What goals of American foreign policy have changed since the end of the Cold War?
Monday, April 2, 2012 at 9:48pm

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 term of a contract? A. common law B. tort law C. civil law D. contract law
Monday, April 2, 2012 at 8:26pm

government
Every governor has certain judicial powers. Which is a judicial power that allows a governor to release a prisoner before his or her sentence is fully served? A. parole B. sentence veto C. adjournment D. recall
Monday, April 2, 2012 at 8:25pm

Government
Which landmark Supreme Court case ruled that segregation by race in public education was unconstitutional?
Monday, April 2, 2012 at 7:48pm

government
The governor is the chief executive officer in the state. Which officer is the chief legal officer in the state? A. secretary of state B. attorney general C. lieutenant governor D. state auditor
Monday, April 2, 2012 at 7:14pm

government
Who holds the decision-making power in a communist-run nation? A. the nation's president B. the voters C. the Communist Party D. an elected legislature
Monday, April 2, 2012 at 7:09pm

government
Which of the following statments is true about U.S. roads and highways? A. The Federal Government is a partner with the States in funding higways. B. The Interstate Highway System was completed in the 1950s. C. Few roadways are built with State funds. D. The Federal Government...
Monday, April 2, 2012 at 6:30pm

government
Which term describes the voters' removal of an elected official from office before his or her term is over? A. impeachment B. recall C.plurality D. reprieve
Monday, April 2, 2012 at 6:27pm

government
Which word describes the Spanish system of giving control of Indians to a settler for forced labor? A. hacienda B. encomienda C. hacendados D. campesinos
Monday, April 2, 2012 at 6:25pm

government
What was a major consequence of the decline and fall of the Roman Empire? A. the beginning of world trade B. an end to city-states C. the end of democracy D. the collapse of organized government
Monday, April 2, 2012 at 6:23pm

government
The Scottish economist, Adam Smith, wrote The Wealth of Nations in 1776. Which of thr following is the basis for Smith's four principles of sound taxation? A. Those who earn the largest amount should pay all the taxes. B. All taxes should come from the sale of various ...
Monday, April 2, 2012 at 6:21pm

government
The Missouri Plan calls for the governor to appoint all the judges in a state. Each new judge serves until election time. What happens to the judge at election time? A. The judge reports to Missouri for more training. B. The judge must win voter approval to stay. C. The ...
Monday, April 2, 2012 at 6:03pm

World History
4. A major problem in relations between Israel and the Arab states was the a. resettlement of Palestinian refugees b. failure to develop trade agreements c. status of Jerusalem as an open city d. level of influence Great Britain still exercised C 6. The writers of the Beat ...
Monday, April 2, 2012 at 5:10pm

Two Multiple Choice American Government Questions
The chief way the federal government raises revenue is from borrowing money foreign aid individual income taxes corporate taxes This concept means that the total federal budget changes only a little from one year to the next. reconciliation fiscal policy money economy ...
Monday, April 2, 2012 at 12:20pm

American Government
The Continental Congress exercised both ____ and _____ powers.
Monday, April 2, 2012 at 11:01am

history (urgent)
Identify and discuss 4 key actions taken by the U.S. Government between 1790 to 1820 that established long term policy in the U.S. Please help me answer this, thank you so much.
Monday, April 2, 2012 at 1:09am

history
Which system of government rests furthest left on the political spectrum and, as a totalitarian regime, focuses on the government owning all aspects of the economy, including property and the means of production?
Friday, March 30, 2012 at 10:34am

Lauguage arts and History
I need help these! Please help me! Thanks! Identify two parts of chapter 10 that struck you the hardest from Frederick Douglass’ descriptions. Create a T Chart with quotes on the left and your response on the right. 1) What should be done about the newly freed slaves? ...
Thursday, March 29, 2012 at 8:29pm

Government
The anti-federalist were against ratification of the constitution mostly because? A. they were anarchists B. their experiences under British rule C. they felt the states should have less power D. they were against proportional representation I think well A or D cause of well ...
Thursday, March 29, 2012 at 4:56pm

Economics
How does government intervene to move an economy out of a recession?
Wednesday, March 28, 2012 at 11:57pm

to ms.sue
i still dont get what i put down. ??????????????????????????????????????? for the population question!!!!!!!!!! Word Bank;command economy, market economy, traditional economy, social reforms, labor unions, assassinated, political party 1) people spend most of their time ...
Wednesday, March 28, 2012 at 7:29pm

social studies
Word Bank;command economy, market economy, traditional economy, social reforms, labor unions, assassinated, political party 1) people spend most of their time growing food for themselves and their families in a _____________. 2) some workers form groups thta aim to improve the...
Wednesday, March 28, 2012 at 7:18pm

Economics
Aside from humanitarian concerns, which of the following is one reason on nation is motivated to provivde foreign aid to a less developed country? A. Foreign aid is tax deductible B. The nation providing foreign aid decreases its unemployment. C. The nation providing foreign ...
Wednesday, March 28, 2012 at 2:12pm

American Government
Who has to run for re-elecition every two years?
Tuesday, March 27, 2012 at 9:26am

AIU
You are the lead human–computer interaction (HCI) engineer on a major defense project supporting the government and its integration of a new system and application design for use by federal investigators. Part of your job is to elicit and define the user interface ...
Sunday, March 25, 2012 at 10:23pm

social studies
How were religion and the Roman government related?
Sunday, March 25, 2012 at 5:12pm

English
I urgently need you to revise this paragraph I need to prepare on Gulliver's travels. Thank you 1) Gulliver’s Travels, which can be regarded as Swift’s masterpiece, consists of four books, each dealing with the various adventures of the ship’s surgeon Lemuel...
Friday, March 23, 2012 at 6:54pm

Geography
Can someone check these for me? 1.What problem has been at the heart of the intense political struggles in Central America? Unequal distribution of usable land is the heart of the political struggle. There is a shortage of farmland in order to meet the needs of everyone. ...
Friday, March 23, 2012 at 12:36pm

pol science
Locate indiana stateÂ’s constitution and examine the major elements and articles of the constitution. Review its contents and functions. Search for information about the judicial, educational, and social service systems offered in indiana state and the funding ...
Friday, March 23, 2012 at 12:14pm

POS2041
Why are government policies on immigration so controversial?
Thursday, March 22, 2012 at 9:21pm

Accounting
Problem 9-5 Warranties Bombeck Company sells a product for $1500. When the customer buys it, Bombeck provides a one-year warranty Bombeck sold 120 products during 2010. Based on analysis of past warranty records, Bombeck estimates that repairs will average 3% of total sales. ...
Thursday, March 22, 2012 at 12:52pm

media
what trend has helped hasten the homogenization of national news in the past decade? a) a rise of the Internet as a major source of news reporting b) the corporate consolidation of news media into a small number of conglomerates c) the growing popularity of newspapers as a ...
Wednesday, March 21, 2012 at 10:02pm

media
because of their dependence on government sources, the news media are unable to set the agenda of debate. true or false
Wednesday, March 21, 2012 at 9:53pm

media
most local newspapers get their national news from a) government reports, press briefings, and announcements b) interviews with politicians c) local reporters d) wire services e) the Internet
Wednesday, March 21, 2012 at 9:51pm

Revised paragraph of 8-12 sentences
I have to write these paragraphs for a writing assignment and just wasnt sure is I was doing it right. Need some advice!! ASSIGNMENT: You’ve applied for a specific job in your field of study. The Human Resources Department arranges an interview and tells you to bring ...
Wednesday, March 21, 2012 at 2:37pm

8-12 sentence paragraph
I have to write these paragraphs for a writing assignment and just wasnt sure is I was doing it right. Need some advice!! ASSIGNMENT: You’ve applied for a specific job in your field of study. The Human Resources Department arranges an interview and tells you to bring ...
Wednesday, March 21, 2012 at 1:17pm

social study
what concerns did Ameriacns living in california have about the mexican government in the 1840's?
Monday, March 19, 2012 at 8:53pm

world history germany
how did ww2 led to the postwar government of germany? what was the post war government?
Monday, March 19, 2012 at 8:38pm

Math
A product costs k100,90% of the price being production cost,the remainder being tax.if the government raises the tax by 50%,by how much in % will the factory have to reduce its production cost,to keep the price still at k100? A.5 B.85/90 C.50/9 D.85/15 E.15
Monday, March 19, 2012 at 5:46am

Finance
P17-3 (Available-for-Sale Investments) Cardinal Paz Corp. carries an account in its general ledger called Investments, which contained debits for investment purchases, and no credits, with the following descriptions. Feb. 1, 2010 Sharapova Company common stock, $100 par, 200 ...
Sunday, March 18, 2012 at 4:02pm

English
I left out a few sentences. Thank you. I would like you to tell me the ones which are not possible.Thank you 1) I don't manage to get around to thanking you. Correctio: I can't get around to.. 2) She brought up three children by herself/on her own. She brought three ...
Saturday, March 17, 2012 at 6:43pm

Finance
Cost Allocation It started with a letter Statendam, November 5, 2001 To: Henk Jacobs, director finance department From: Bob Jansen, manager refuse collection department Dear Henk, Someone told me that you had to see the teachers of one or your children last night, so you could...
Friday, March 16, 2012 at 5:33pm

Political Science/Media
True or False Because of their dependence of government sources, the news media are unable to set the agenda of debate.
Friday, March 16, 2012 at 12:23am

political science/media
most local newspapers get their national news from... a) government reports, press brieefings, and announcements b) interviews with politicians c) local reporters d) wire services e) the Internet
Friday, March 16, 2012 at 12:22am

us history
Roosevelt's New Deal differed from Hoover's administration in that the New Deal was willing to use government power to adjust the contending claims of major interests groups. Asses the validity of this generalization
Thursday, March 15, 2012 at 6:07pm

Economics
How does a laissez faire economy make the decision about what goods and services will be produced? a.) Lawmakers in government vote on what will be produced b.) Producing firms decide what they choose to produce, cusumers will follow c.) What will be produced is determined by ...
Thursday, March 15, 2012 at 2:22am

political science
An important reason for why public policy and public opinion may not coincide in the United States is that... a) the American system of government includes arrangements, such as an appointed judiciary, which may produce policy decisions that run contraty to prevailing popular ...
Wednesday, March 14, 2012 at 10:02pm

Economics
I have a few questions, for my test coming up. Which of the following is most necessary for specialization among producers to take place? Free trade Monetary policy Competition Scarcity Which of the following best states the purpose of an import quota? To reduce competition ...
Tuesday, March 13, 2012 at 9:00pm

US History
Explain how the role of government changed during the Progressive Era, using specific historical examples;
Tuesday, March 13, 2012 at 8:32pm

Government--Please Check
In the case McCulloch v. Maryland, the Supreme Court held that _____. My answer1.)the Necessary and Proper Clause gave the federal government broad rights not mentioned in the Constitution 2.)federal government could not create a national bank 3.)the Bill of Rights implies a ...
Tuesday, March 13, 2012 at 2:45pm

Government
After the passage of the 19th Amendment, white women _____. 1.)faced the same practical obstacles to voting as blacks did My answer2.)received the right to vote in Wyoming for the first time 3.)were accorded the protections of the Bill of Rights 4.)faced few of the practical ...
Tuesday, March 13, 2012 at 2:43pm

Government
Which of the following statements is incorrect? 1.)Early representative parliaments were elected by the people. 2.)Representation is a crucial element of democracy in large polities. 3.)The development of representative parliaments helped establish the principle of consent of ...
Tuesday, March 13, 2012 at 2:37pm

Government
Confederation: 1.)A government in which all power stems from a single central authority 2.)A government that secedes from another government My answer3.)A government in which power is shared between a sovereign central authority and various local governments 4.)A loose ...
Tuesday, March 13, 2012 at 1:44pm

Government
Which is not a subunit of the Department of Health and Human Services? 1.)The Food and Drug Administration My answer2.)The Bureau of Indian Affairs 3.)The National Institutes of Health 4.)The Centers for Disease Control
Monday, March 12, 2012 at 3:01pm

Government
The most powerful position in the White House Office is usually the _____. 1.)chief of staff 2.)press secretary 3.)White House counsel My answer4.)attorney general
Monday, March 12, 2012 at 1:21pm

US History
Why did many progressives of both major parties saw American entry into World War I as a peerless opportunity? Many Progressives during the First World War, Republican and Democrat alike, realized something of great importance to furthering their goals: they saw that the ...
Sunday, March 11, 2012 at 9:22pm

English
Thank you very, very much Ms. Sue. We left out just a few more LAST sentences, I'm really unsure of. I did some corrections myself. Can you please check them? 1) Big Brother is a symbol of open threat towards the enemy of the Party. Better: he is a threat to the enemies of...
Sunday, March 11, 2012 at 5:57pm

calculus
the productivity of a country in western Europe is given by the function f(x,y)=40x^4/5 y^1/5 when x units of labor and y units of capital are used. a)What is the marginal productivity of labor and the marginal productivity of capital when the amounts expended on labor and ...
Sunday, March 11, 2012 at 1:20pm

6th Grade Christian History
1. when he roman government began to persecute Christians under Nero, a) Christianity almost disappeared b) Christians had to cremate their dead c) Jews hid themselves in their homes d) Christianity was outlawed 2. the bishop of Rome was also known by the title a) pope b) ...
Saturday, March 10, 2012 at 5:59pm

English
I still have some sentences to check. Thank you very much to you all! 1) He was one of the most famous foreigners participating in the efforts against the fascist rebels/the fascists/fascism (are they all possible?) 2) His indifference to accepted values is caused by various ...
Saturday, March 10, 2012 at 3:32pm

american Gov.
What distinction does the mayor-council system of city government hold? . . where can I found this?? Thanks
Friday, March 9, 2012 at 4:50pm

english 11
1. In persuasive writing, it is important to (1 point)anticipate and address counterarguments. clearly state your position. provide facts and examples to back up your position. practice all of the above. 2. “Redskin” was originally a term for (1 point)Indians in ...
Friday, March 9, 2012 at 10:00am

american gov.
When did the U.S. tradition of state government being organized by a founding document first start? . . Can somebedody help me, where can I found the answer?? thanks
Thursday, March 8, 2012 at 8:10am

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? A. common law B. tort law C. civil law D. contract law
Thursday, March 8, 2012 at 4:22am

business
1. The employees of Abs “R” Us, which includes 12 fitness parlors in and around the metro area, feel they can improve the performance of the company. They decide to pool their resources to purchase the company. This would be called a _______ buyout. A. leveraged C. ...
Wednesday, March 7, 2012 at 10:05pm

government
What is the difference between Social Security Disability Insurance(SSDI) and Supplemental Security Income(SSI).
Wednesday, March 7, 2012 at 7:51pm

American Government
The president's fast track authority was revoked in _____ but restored in _____. 1.)1978, 1995 2.)1945, 1965 3.)1980, 1987 My answer4.)1994, 2002
Wednesday, March 7, 2012 at 2:27pm

American Government
A _____ can only be ended with _____. 1.)cloture, filibuster 2.)cloture, debate 3.)filibuster, cloture 4.)filibuster, an amendment
Monday, March 5, 2012 at 1:37pm

American Government
Which statement does not accurately describe Committees on the Whole? 1.)It helps the House get around quorum requirements. 2.)It debates bills, offers amendments, votes, and passes them on to the entire House. 3.)It is a permanent fixture in Congress. 4.)It can operate with ...
Monday, March 5, 2012 at 1:04pm

American Government
Which statement is false? 1.)Most bills may originate in either house of Congress. 2.)To introduce a bill in the house, a representative drops a copy of the bill into a box called the hopper. 3.)After a bill is introduced, it can sit for weeks at a time before being assigned ...
Monday, March 5, 2012 at 1:02pm

10 ms sue
How can communities and government help promote physical activity initiatives? A. Raise taxes B. Lower taxes C. Create walking trails D. Eliminate sidewalks i got c
Sunday, March 4, 2012 at 8:13pm

government
Explain your perception of the advantages and disadvantages of the American bicameral system.
Sunday, March 4, 2012 at 12:48pm

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