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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

Statistics help please!!!
The makers of the MAGNETIZER Engine Energizer System (EES) claim that it improves gas mileage and reduces emissions in automobiles by using magnetic free energy to increase the amount of oxygen in the fuel for greater combustion efficiency. Following are test results, ...
Sunday, April 15, 2012 at 7:33pm

Statistics
The makers of the MAGNETIZER Engine Energizer System (EES) claim that it improves gas mileage and reduces emissions in automobiles by using magnetic free energy to increase the amount of oxygen in the fuel for greater combustion efficiency. Following are test results, ...
Sunday, April 15, 2012 at 6:03pm

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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