Recent Homework Questions About Government
What is a simple definition of The Voting Rights Act of 1965?
Wednesday, September 26, 2012 at 11:29am
describe the structure of the central(federal) government under the Articles of Confederation. What revolutionary principles were enacted though this structure? Why did the structure fail to created an enduring government? ----------------------------------------- It ...
Tuesday, September 25, 2012 at 10:30pm
I have been trying to work on this assignment and I am not really understanding it and I try to get help from my teacher and she keeps sending me this and telling me when I do this she will help me with the rest but I don't understand this and I have told her this and she ...
Monday, September 24, 2012 at 6:45pm
Please explain how you'd like us to help you. What don't you understand about this assignment?
Monday, September 24, 2012 at 3:33pm
ive already read this, i need some help more help please.
Monday, September 24, 2012 at 2:27pm
Monday, September 24, 2012 at 2:14pm
Dicuss two influences on the development of the U.S. Constitution. Explain how two of the items you identified influenced the specific content of the Constitution.
Monday, September 24, 2012 at 2:10pm
They read of other governments and came to realize that the "divinely appointed king" wasn't the only government available. Factor in the Bible reading many of them did, at least as youth, and they also had a very strong concept of innate equality among ALL ...
Sunday, September 23, 2012 at 9:24pm
which of the following statements about inflation are true? check all that applies a) policy makers also worry about a negative inflation rate, or deflation b) painful government actions may sometimes be necessary to bring down a high inflation rate. c) A moderately high ...
Sunday, September 23, 2012 at 8:26pm
I do believe that separating the powers among various inter-connected governments is a successful cure because it prevents one branch of government from becoming too powerful over another. I dont think one branch can completely take over but I think sometimes they find ...
Sunday, September 23, 2012 at 7:03pm
Do you buy James Madison's argument in Federalist 10 and Federalist 51 that separating powers among various inter-connected governments is a successful cure of the "mischief of factions?" Can one faction gain control of enough of our political system to diminish ...
Sunday, September 23, 2012 at 6:47pm
(TCO 2) Top leaders in government and business today are: held to higher ethical standards than in the past. held to less strict moral standards than in the past. -- less interested in social responsibility than in the past. at odds with the general public in regard to ethical...
Sunday, September 23, 2012 at 5:17pm
Social Studies 8R - Help!!!!!
Go back and focus on the original question. "What role did the freedmen play in Reconstruction governments. Your first answer addresses that. Sharecroppers and plantations are about economics, not government.
Sunday, September 23, 2012 at 4:15pm
Social Studies 8R - Help!!!!!
What role did the freedmen play in Reconstruction governments? Answer - Before the war, African Americans had no voice in southern government. During Recontruction, they not only voted in large numbers, but they also ran for and were elected to public office in the South. am i...
Sunday, September 23, 2012 at 3:16pm
I need help doing my introduction paragraph for my essay Describe the effects of the growth of Protestantism, and its development on: a)Settlement patterns in america b)the development of early american society c) the development of early American politics/government
Sunday, September 23, 2012 at 2:40pm
The sedation Act allowed the national government to jail people for
Saturday, September 22, 2012 at 3:06pm
the uneven distribution of population in russia is due to;a.government laws about housing. b.the country's level of economic development. c.the physicxal environment. d.the country's standard of living
Friday, September 21, 2012 at 6:58pm
I'll correct your wording for you: ... the Voting Rights Act of 1965 outlawed discrimatory voting rules aimed at any Americans. Do you see the differences between what you originally wrote and what the law actually did?
Friday, September 21, 2012 at 11:08am
Here's the essence: It outlawed literacy tests and poll taxes as a way of assessing whether anyone was fit or unfit to vote. As far as Johnson was concerned, all you needed to vote was American citizenship and the registration of your name on an electoral list. No form of ...
Friday, September 21, 2012 at 11:05am
The clearest explanations, in my opinion, are in the historylearningsite link and in the Wikipedia link. Let us know what is in either or both of those that you don't understand.
Friday, September 21, 2012 at 10:50am
Voting Rights Act - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Voting_Rights_Act The Voting Rights Act of 1965 (42 U.S.C. §§ 19731973aa-6) is a landmark piece of national legislation in the United States that outlawed discriminatory ...
Friday, September 21, 2012 at 10:23am
civil rights act was aimed chiefly at
Wednesday, September 19, 2012 at 11:46pm
This is not comprehensible. Please proofread, state in standard English, and repost.
Wednesday, September 19, 2012 at 9:56pm
campaign spending tends to be gratly more important for republicans or democrates or challengers and non incumbents raer than incumbents
Wednesday, September 19, 2012 at 9:51pm
What would be a good grabber for a DBQ on the federalists and anti-federalists
Wednesday, September 19, 2012 at 6:31pm
What are your choices? I'll be glad to check your answers.
Wednesday, September 19, 2012 at 2:37pm
jk its b
Wednesday, September 19, 2012 at 10:51am
Wednesday, September 19, 2012 at 10:50am
Describe the checks and balances system. What had the framers learned about human nature and government that caused them to put this system in the U.S. Constitution? What else had the framers learned from John Locke, the Magna Carta, and other sources that they incorporated ...
Tuesday, September 18, 2012 at 7:01pm
ideas on how to answer these?
Tuesday, September 18, 2012 at 6:30pm
The operant word here is HELP. What help do you need?
Tuesday, September 18, 2012 at 6:26pm
help me answerthe question please. some ideas.
Tuesday, September 18, 2012 at 6:18pm
How would you like us to help you with this assignment?
Tuesday, September 18, 2012 at 6:13pm
Explain how separation of powers and checks and balances reflect the founders' views of human nature and power in government. Discuss two other influences on the development of the U.S. Constitution
Tuesday, September 18, 2012 at 6:13pm
I did your opinion: "Why is security and government a good thing?"
Tuesday, September 18, 2012 at 5:17pm
Right. Now can you put that in your own words?
Tuesday, September 18, 2012 at 11:51am
According to the link provided, the Act expanded voting right by voting qualification or prerequisite to voting, or standard, practice, or procedure ... to deny or abridge the right of any citizen of the United States to vote on account of race or color.
Tuesday, September 18, 2012 at 11:49am
Tuesday, September 18, 2012 at 11:33am
How has the Voting Rights Act of 1965 expanded voting rights?
Tuesday, September 18, 2012 at 10:59am
How did the Mayflower Compact create representative government?
Monday, September 17, 2012 at 8:01pm
Monday, September 17, 2012 at 4:42pm
in a what? government people in the executive branch are also part of the legislative branch?
Monday, September 17, 2012 at 4:37pm
to hell with it?? wow you should be ashamed
Monday, September 17, 2012 at 1:01pm
why would you omit the last sentence
Friday, September 14, 2012 at 4:04pm
why would you omit the last sentence
Friday, September 14, 2012 at 3:34pm
You have enough for a summary.
Friday, September 14, 2012 at 3:23pm
Ok what else can I add?
Friday, September 14, 2012 at 3:22pm
It's pretty good. Please put more of it in your own words -- like "daunting challenge." Also, omit the last sentence.
Friday, September 14, 2012 at 2:57pm
Hello Ms. Sue. Waiting on your response please!!
Friday, September 14, 2012 at 2:42pm
Here is my summary so far.. What do you think and and what else can I add In the article Unbreakable by Adam Weinstein, the author speaks with a very remarkable woman, Tammy Duckworth. She is a vet that lost her legs in Iraq in November, 2004 and now is running for...
Friday, September 14, 2012 at 2:28pm
I was actually looking for more of an introductory sentence to start off with
Friday, September 14, 2012 at 1:58pm
I was actually looking for more of an introductory sentence to start off with
Friday, September 14, 2012 at 1:43pm
Despite their difference , the Founding Fathers all agreed that
Friday, September 14, 2012 at 1:24pm
Start with -- Tammy Duckworth
Friday, September 14, 2012 at 1:21pm
Can you help????
Friday, September 14, 2012 at 1:11pm
I will send a summary to you completed but I just need a start..
Friday, September 14, 2012 at 12:26pm
The Where is Illinois. I'll be glad to check YOUR summary.
Friday, September 14, 2012 at 12:14pm
I cant find the where. Can you help? Also can you help me start the summary and then I will fillin the blanks
Friday, September 14, 2012 at 12:12pm
You don't need How. You could include Where. The information you've already found can be your first couple of sentences. Then you can add the details you think are interesting, if you want.
Friday, September 14, 2012 at 12:10pm
OK But what about the How? and what other information should I put down
Friday, September 14, 2012 at 11:53am
There! You almost have your summary completed. You can add that she was wounded in Iraq and lost her legs.
Friday, September 14, 2012 at 11:47am
Who - Tammy Duckworth WHat - Running for Congress against Joe Walsh When - This November Why - Her policy - the challengeof reintergrating returning vets into the economy and tax credits for businesses that hire vets with wartime service How -- Not Sure
Friday, September 14, 2012 at 11:36am
What are the 5 W's of this article? Who? What? When? Where? Why?
Friday, September 14, 2012 at 11:16am
I read through the website and with the information I sent you. I still cannt come up with the main idea. Can you help start me off
Friday, September 14, 2012 at 11:06am
This does not look like a summary. It appears to be the entire article. Study this web site for information about how to summarize. http://docs.google.com/viewer?a=v&q=cache:6OFEPyz4uQIJ:www.clarkschools.net/Curriculum/Summarizing_ppoint.ppt+summarizing&hl...
Friday, September 14, 2012 at 11:00am
This is a summary of my notes from the article: Please read. Now I need help with putting it into a summary paragraph WHEN I FIRST MEET TAMMY DUCKWORTH in her suburban Chicago campaign office, she nearly mows me over with her $4,000 titanium wheelchair as she cruises a narrow ...
Friday, September 14, 2012 at 9:00am
because international trade increased enormously at the time. economic growth for the countries in europe and north america reached new hights. and also because it took the form of direct government policy aimed at increasing the power and wealth of nations.
Thursday, September 13, 2012 at 12:41pm
On January 1, 2011 you bought a two-year U.S. government bond with a principal (face value) of $1000 and a coupon rate of 6% with coupons paid on December 31, 2011 and December 31, 2012. The principal will be repaid on December 31, 2012. The Consumer Price Index (CPI) was 120 ...
Wednesday, September 12, 2012 at 1:53pm
Suppose you wanted to make government more capable of acting to solve the pressing problems of the country. Which would you favor? Why? a. Allow individuals to be appointed to the presidents Cabinet while still serving in Congress. b. Allow the president to dissolve ...
Tuesday, September 11, 2012 at 11:40pm
Tuesday, September 11, 2012 at 11:36am
The Koch brothers are billionaires who are giving a lot of money to the Republican party. http://abcnews.go.com/blogs/politics/2012/07/meet-the-koch-brothers-again/ Nuns on the bus is a group of Catholic sisters who are touring the country to fight budget cuts and ...
Tuesday, September 11, 2012 at 11:21am
Anonymous wrote a sentence with the words ARTICLE OF CONFEDERATION. http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Articles_of_Confederation
Monday, September 10, 2012 at 10:06pm
a sentence with the words ARTICLE OF CONFEDERATION
Monday, September 10, 2012 at 9:55pm
Monday, September 10, 2012 at 9:42pm
True or False? About 75 % of those eligible to vote did so in the 2000 presidential election?
Monday, September 10, 2012 at 9:30pm
Read carefully, and then decide what is positive and negative about Canada's government. http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Government_of_Canada http://www.mapleleafweb.com/features/parliamentary-government-canada-basic-organization-and-practices http://www....
Sunday, September 9, 2012 at 9:36pm
how i identify 5-7 positive and negative benefits of the government systems for canada ?
Sunday, September 9, 2012 at 9:27pm
Suppose the U.S government decides that the incomes of dairy farmers should be maintained at a level that allows the traditional family dairy farm to survive. It therefore implements a price floor of $1 per pint by buying surplus milk until the market price is $1 per pint. Use...
Friday, September 7, 2012 at 10:45pm
3. A wheelchair ramp is to be rated at 8%, which means that it rises 8 cm for every 100 cm of horizontal distance. The height of the ramp is 35 cm. A.What is the length of this ramp? B.What is the angle this ramp makes with the horizontal? C.To what minimum length should the ...
Thursday, September 6, 2012 at 10:37pm
Criminal law doesn't regulate relationships between governments. I think c is your best answer. When a person violates a law, it's considered a criminal offense.
Thursday, September 6, 2012 at 7:21pm
As distinct from civil law, criminal law is law that defines a relationship: a: between individuals b: between governments c: between individuals and government d: beween citizens and non-citizens I choose B. I have read and read my text. I'm I on the right track?
Thursday, September 6, 2012 at 7:07pm
Are the ideas I posted good?
Thursday, September 6, 2012 at 9:37am
Wednesday, September 5, 2012 at 10:00pm
i confused on this too.. the powers properly belonging to one of the departments ought not to be directly and completely administered by either of the other departments. none of them ought to possess directly or indirextly, an overruling influence over the others, in te ...
Wednesday, September 5, 2012 at 8:14pm
What a terrible sentence!!!!! Let's see if we can break it down to make some sense. his meaning as his own words impar, and still more conclusively as illustrated by the example in his eye, can amount to no more than this, that where the whole power of one department is ...
Wednesday, September 5, 2012 at 7:47pm
his meaning as his own words impar, and still more conclusively as illustrated by the example in his eye, can amount to no more than this, that where the whole power of one department is exercised by the same hands which possess the whold power of another department , the ...
Wednesday, September 5, 2012 at 7:28pm
Under the federal system of the Constitution, the States _____. c)retain much of their earlier authority but submit to the ultimate sovereignty of the national government d)have about as much authority as local governments do in unitary systems like Great Britain I NARROWED IT...
Wednesday, September 5, 2012 at 4:35pm
To improve its standard of living, a nations economy must A. remain stable. B. grow through innovation. C. reach economic equity. D. allow the central government to make economic decisions. Reset Selection
Wednesday, September 5, 2012 at 4:18pm
Are the ideas I have good enough?
Wednesday, September 5, 2012 at 3:41pm
Look carefully at the topic sentence of each paragraph.
Wednesday, September 5, 2012 at 3:31pm
How are my main ideas? Do you see anymore ideas I can put into a paragraph?
Wednesday, September 5, 2012 at 2:05pm
The purpose is to call people's attention to the debilitating effects of large college loans.
Wednesday, September 5, 2012 at 1:38pm
The cost od an undergraduate education is rising higher than the salaries of borrowers and inflation and if things remain the same through 2016, the cost of an undergraduate education will have doubled in 15 years. Also, students and parents need to have standardized and ...
Wednesday, September 5, 2012 at 1:25pm
Wednesday, September 5, 2012 at 11:33am
I am looking for help. I have read this article in the New York Times Several times. It is a lengthy article. It is "A Genratin Hobbled by the soaring cost of college bt Andrew Martin and Andrew Lehran. I cannot figure out the authors purpose or what the main ideas ideas...
Wednesday, September 5, 2012 at 11:30am
Indicate below the type of government each colony had in the year 1750. 1 NEW HAMPSHIRE; ROYAL 2 MASSACHUSETTS; ROYAL 3 CONNECTICUT; SELF-GOVERNING 4 RHODE ISLAND;SELF-GOVERNING 5 NEW YORK; SELF-GOVERNING 6 NEW JERSEY;ROYAL 7 PENNSYLVANIA;PROPRIETARY 8 DELAWARE; PROPRIETARY 9 ...
Tuesday, September 4, 2012 at 9:25pm
In general terms, national fiscal policy refers to the way in which a governments spending and taxation policies are able to influence the economy. Governments tend to use fiscal policy to control aggregate demand, price stability, economic growth and employment. Fiscal ...
Sunday, September 2, 2012 at 8:54pm
1. Which sentence describes setting? As much as it saddened her, the first thing Nan had to do was leave her beloved family home. Marcy wanted to go to the dance, but Robs treatment of her that day gave her second thoughts. Steve was fairly short, with glasses and dark ...
Friday, August 31, 2012 at 1:00pm
What does the U.S. government use to estimate a persons body weight status? A. Scale B. Ruler C. Body mass index D. Health related illnesses c?
Thursday, August 30, 2012 at 3:32pm
According to the governments My Plate program, half of our plate should have? A. Pasta and breads B. Seafood C. Fruits and vegetables D. Protein and desserts a? or c? idk:/
Thursday, August 30, 2012 at 3:23pm