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Math
In a recent student government election , the ratio of students who voted for the winner to all the students who voted was 0.84. The number of students who voted was 75. How many votes did the winner get ?

american government
3. Which of the following is true regarding senatorial courtesy? (Points : 1)

goverment
What are some roles that the president plays in the U.S. government?

us history
Which of the following best describes the Declaration of Sentiments? a) a document that demanded equality for women based on the ideas in the Declaration of Independence b) a public speech given by Elizabeth Cady Stanton that declared women equal to men, and demanded new ...

HISTORY
1. Which of the following are accurate statements regarding the origins of county government? (1 point) County seats served as social and economic hubs. County governments gave rural Georgians a voice in the legislature. The county seat contained the courthouse. all of the ...

goverment
"Many forms of government have been tried, and will be tried in this world of sin and woe. No one pretends that democracy is perfect or all-wise. Indeed, it has been said that democracy is the worst form of government except all those other forms that have been tried from time...

government
what is the connection with mcculloch v maryland and proper clause

History
I Need help with this social studies! 1. when the roman government began to persecute christens under Nero, A.Christianity almost disappeared. B. Christians had to cremate their dead.***** C. Jews hid Christianity was outlawed 2. which roman emperor ended the persecution of ...

math
A survey about the student government program at a school finds the following results. 190 students like the program 135 students think the program is unnecessary 220 students plan on running for student government next year. If a circle graph were made from the data, what is ...

government
Why have we as country not completely fulfilled the complete promise of Gideon V Wainwright? What do you think is the impact of not meeting this obligation?

math
A survey about the student government program at a school finds the following results. 190 students like the program 135 students think the program is unnecessary 220 students plan on running for student government next year. If a circle graph were made from the data, what is ...

us history
How did the Nullification Crisis reflect Andrew Jackson's policies? He refused to support laws that would set up a national bank. Jackson supported a strong central government to enforce federal laws. He thought states should not use federal government funds. He valued states ...

us history
Robert Fulton's steamboat design had which of these effects on American society? It slowed down the settlement of the Louisiana Territory It produced a rapid increase in immigration from Europe. It made the early industrialization of New England possible. It made it easier for...

sssssocial studies please
1. Which of the following were effects of Jim Crow laws? (Choose all that apply.) (2 points) Blacks and whites were allowed to attend the same schools.*** Blacks and whites were allowed to use the same public transportation. Blacks had to pay poll taxes and take literacy tests...

Social Studies 8th thank you
1. The Bourbon Democrats would have been likely to support which of the following? (Choose all that apply.) (3 points) lower taxes*** less government spending growth of industry*** African American rights*** 2. Unhappy farmers formed what organization? (1 point) Farmers’ ...

us history
1. What was unusual about the people who made up the population of St. Augustine, Florida, in the early 1800s? A. Most people who settled in St. Augustine in the early 1800s were Cubans who were escaping from an autocratic government. B. Seminole raiders and slaves who had ...

SS
What is a difference between East, North, and West Africa? The difference can be anything (government, culture, religion, etc.). I have two down and need one more.

History Please
All of these describe life on the home front during World War II EXCEPT (1 point) citizens conserved goods. farmers planted more crops.* industrial leaders closed factories. many industries needed workers. 2. The Fair Employment Practices Committee was established to (1 point...

History Check Please (Don't Be Mean)
1. LULAC supported Coal miners’ pension rights. union interests. Mexican Americans’ rights. African Americans’ rights. 2. The federal government tried to help farmers in all these ways EXCEPT paying them to plant trees as windbreaks. paying them to plant clover to ...

History Check Please
Dams were constructed on the Colorado River to end the drought. generate electricity. destroy crops. discourage rice farming. 2. Contour plowing is a farming method of plowing around hills instead of straight up and down. planting clover. plowing around trees used as ...

Economics
China's slowdown Jan 20th 2015, 10:26 by S.R. | SHANGHAI MUCH of the analysis of China’s 2014 GDP data, which the government published today, has focused on the economy’s slowdown That is, on one level, understandable. Growth of 7.4% was China’s weakest in 24 years (see ...

social studies
The growing popularity of newspapers, magazines, and books in the United States during the 19th century contributed to which of these? The emergence of a uniquely American literary style The expansion of educational opportunities for women and minorities The spread of ...

social studies
1.__________ introduced Europeans to Muslim inventions, such as the astrolabe that helped sailors navigate the seas. a)the Crusades, b)the Reconquista c)the Vikings d)the Magana Carta *** 2.In Athens the system of government became a direct democracy, in which the people ...

Us GOVERNMENT
“The need for collecting large campaign funds would vanish [go away] if Congress provided an appropriation [federal money] for the proper . . . expenses of each of the great national parties, an appropriation ample [large] enough to meet the necessity [the needs of the ...

Social studies
What was the first act of the British government to cause colonial anger and what year did it take place?

SOCIAL STDIES HELP!sss
1. Which of the following contributed to the rise of the Populist Party? (1 point) a sense of discontent and inequality felt by farmers and laborers an agreement with Republican politics a need to keep government exactly as it was a desire to see Democrats be voted out of ...

U.S Government
How was President Roosevelt’s proposal?

US GOVERNMENT
Political parties are a principal means by which the people’s will is made known to the government and government is held accountable to the people. Briefly describe party functions that achieve these goals.

U.S Government
1. This graph illustrates the fact that there is a ________________ turnout for general elections than for primaries. 2. When the will of the people is translated into public policy directly by the people themselves, ____________ exists.

Social studies
1.why were American Indians asked to moved? 2. Did the u.s government have the right to ask American Indians to move? 3.what were the benefits of accepting gifts and moving to indian territory.?

Social Studies-Great Depression
2. Which of the following were efforts to help struggling Americans? (choose all that apply 3 points) a Hoover's strong policies for economic reform and government restructure b breadlines ** c campaigns to raise money** d assistance from private charities** 4. Which of the ...

History
How did the French influence the Vietnamese government?

Health
The U.S. government categorizes body weight status as ________. A. Underweight, healthy weight, overweight, obese B. Healthy, unhealthy C. Underweight, healthy, overweight D. Thin, healthy, heavy, obese

ss
1.which of the following best describes the conservative democrats in south carolina during reconstruction? a. they favored small land owners and workers b. they were wealthy and formerly confederate leaders c. the believed in social equality between races d. they wanted a ...

Global Studies
how do the positions of governor general and prime minister in the canadian government differ?

LAST history question
Why did the US government require rationing of some goods during World War 2? A. to provide food and supplies to war refugees in Europe B. to increase the demand for certain items to increase the profit made by selling them around the world C. to decrease the changes of supply...

1 History Question
How did the War Production Board play a role in coordinating American war efforts during World War II? It was the government agency that worked with corporations to produce what the military needed. It was the agency that determined when and where troops would be dispatched. ...

Three Branches
Compare and Contrast The three branches of government. Please help i have read on plenty of websites and i found the contrast just not the compares

social studies 8th
1. The authorization to create counties for the purpose of carrying out state laws and programs originally came from the (1 point) Supreme Court.*** Georgia General Assembly. Declaration of Independence. Georgia’s Constitution of 1777. 2. The primary role of counties in the ...

SOCIAL STDIES HELP! 8th
Which is not necessary in order for a bill to become a law? (1 point) The governor must sign the bill. A majority vote is needed in the House. A majority vote is needed in the Senate. The same version of the bill must be passed.*** In order to be governor of Georgia, a person...

social studies 8th
1. Which is an example of checks and balances? (1 point) The constitution contains a bill of rights that details the basic rights of the state’s citizens. The constitution clearly outlines voting requirements and the qualifications for holding public office. The legislative ...

SOCIAL STDIES HELP!
1. In which of the following forms of government does the city council hire someone to run the day-to-day operations of the city? (1 point) strong mayor-council weak mayor-council council-manager*** consolidated 2. Which of the following are true statements about the mayor in ...

Civics
13.   Under the reign of Louis XIV, the government in France was a/an  A. absolute monarchy. B. representative democracy. C. dictatorship. D. direct democracy.  A?       

Civics
8.   Which one of the following provisions was part of the first draft of the Articles of Confederation submitted to the Second Continental Congress?  A. Appointment of George Washington as commander of the Continental Army B. Limited and restricted functions for the ...

Civics
8.   Which one of the following provisions was part of the first draft of the Articles of Confederation submitted to the Second Continental Congress?  A. Appointment of George Washington as commander of the Continental Army B. Limited and restricted functions for the ...

Social Studies
1. One of several economic systems in which the government controls business, not the people. Not sure if it's socialism or education.

english
Fire from the Rock is a great book that I would definitely recommend to others. It is set in 1957 Little Rock, Arkansas, a city boiling over racial segregation. Black and white youths are hot blooded and hot tempered, and many adults fan these flames of anger and violence. The...

Civics
8.   Which one of the following provisions was part of the first draft of the Articles of Confederation submitted to the Second Continental Congress?  A. Appointment of George Washington as commander of the Continental Army B. Limited and restricted functions for the ...

laws/georgia
1. Which of the following are accurate statements regarding the origins of county government? (1 point) County seats served as social and economic hubs. County governments gave rural Georgians a voice in the legislature. The county seat contained the courthouse. all of the ...

government
Why does the Constitution describe the executive and legislative branches in more detail than the judicial branch?

History
During World War I, the power, size, and scope, of the federal government: Select one: a. stayed the same. b. shrank, as more power was delegated to individual states. c. expanded greatly. d. was strictly limited. I think c or a

social studies
In the second Punic War, (1 point) Carthage attacked Rome Most battles took place at sea Carthage defeated Rome Rome invaded Spain 2. who was Cincinnati? (1 point) a dictator who served 16 days a dictator until his death a plebeian a member of the senate 3.The first Punic war ...

Criminal Justice
what is the definition of government miscounduct

Social Studies
1. What dynasty ruled the Korean peninsula from AD 668 to AD 935? Meiji Qin Silla*** Tokugawa 2. What type of government ruled North korea after World War II communist**** democratic dictatorship oligarchy 3.Both Japan and the Koreas been influenced by ________ the Tokugawa a ...

ss
1. Which of the following are accurate statements regarding the origins of county government? (1 point) County seats served as social and economic hubs. County governments gave rural Georgians a voice in the legislature. The county seat contained the courthouse. all of the ...

S.S
Shays' Rebellion made some Americans realized that the Article of Confederation failed to...... a. uphold the ideals of liberty written in the Declaration of Independence. b. Allow women and free African and free African American to vote. c. separate religion and government as...

S.S
the bill of rights is a document that... a. was added to the constitution to protect citizens' right. b. was used to limit the powers of state government. c. outlined the rights of the federal government. d. stated the ways citizens can participate in government.

S.S
the article of confederation were ratified more slowly because of disagreements over.. a)the number of votes each colony would have in congress. b)Congress's use of colonial soldiers. c)Colonies wanting control over land in the west. b)role of the courts in colonial government...

American Constitutional Law
Explain the three branches of government including each branch’s authority and responsibility. How would your plan impact each branch?

Social Studies
1. Why did Japan need to rebuild its economy following World War II? because bombing had destroyed almost all of the country’s industry because Japan had a new democratic government because Japan wanted to switch to an agriculturally based economy because Japan had been ...

Art
The Art of War 1) How has Colantonio used visual composition to communicate the glory of war in Alexander the Great and His Conquest of Asia? :Colantonio shows exuberant soldiers celerbrating their victory. :Colantonio shows powerful Alexander slaying his enemy. :Colantonio ...

History
Four major candidates ran in the 1824 election, all under the "Democratic-Republican" name. One of the candidates, Andrew Jackson, was already famous. In the 1780s, he earned the right to practice law and served in various offices of the state government, including senator. He...

government
the principles of separation of powers is necessary if government tyranny is to be avoided; Discuss

HISTORY
how is the size of a legislative district determined A. by geographical boundaries B. by city limits C. by the apportioned population D. by county boundaries*** 2. the term bicameral legislature refers to two of what A. chambers of the General Assembly *** B. state senators in...

social studies
which of the following Nations has both the most stable democratic form of government and the highest standard of living? A.Israel B.Jordan C.Lebanon D.Syria

social studies
in which way are the government of Saudi Arabia and Oman most similar? A.their rulers are related B.they both have absolute monarchies C.they have newly written constructions D.their structures descend from ottoman caliphs my answer is B.

social studies
which of the following Nations has both the most stable democratic form of government and the highest standard of living? A.Israel B.Jordan C.Lebanon D.Syria my answer is D.

social studies
in which way are the government of Saudi Arabia and Oman most similar? A.their rulers are related B.they both have absolute monarchies C.they have newly written constructions D.their structures descend from ottoman caliphs

History
Social Darwinists believed that the federal government should not regulate corporations & monopolies because it was only "natural" that only the most "fit" corporations would survive and grow (even if they used illegal trusts and bribery to do it). Select one: True False I ...

History
William McKinley justified annexation of the Philippines because, according to McKinley, the United States: Select one: a. Needed to bring civilization to the Filipinos. b. Needed the islands for business and trade. c. Felt the Filipinos were not ready for self-government. d. ...

government
A federal court is said to have a “federal question” jurisdiction because

government
what was the original executive order and how did this ruling impact the order???

history
Which of the following distinguished the Middle Colonies from New England and the Southern Colonies? A. peace treaties with Native Americans B. representative government C. prohibition of slavery D. ethnic and religious diversity

History
Why did Louis XIV’s France appear to be such a successful model for government in the 17th Century? Thanks

SOCIAL STDIES HELP!
Georgia's Government and Law Are my ansers right? *** Which of the following statements about the state executive branch system of departments and agencies are true? Mark all that apply. (2 points) The system is comparable in purpose to the legislative committee system in many...

geography
to what extent was the signing of the magna carta a significiant step towards democratic government

government
When the Court decides a case, it bases its decision on

statistics
A student government representative at a local university claims that 60% of all the undergraduate students favor a move to Division I in college football. A simple random sample of 250 undergraduate students is selected. What is the probability that the sample proportion ...

Social Studies
!. how is the size of a legislative district determined A. by geographical boundaries B. by city limits *** C. by the apportioned population D. by county boundaries 2. the term bicameral legislature refers to two of what A. chambers of the General Assembly B. state senators in...

Constitutional
If a criminal defendant goes to trial but the case ends with a hung jury, can the government retry the defendant on the same charges? Why or why not? A. No. The double jeopardy clause prohibits it. B. No. The double jeopardy and due process clauses prohibit it. C. It depends ...

Government
Which amendment is the most under used? Why?

Art
A magazine photographer publishes a book of two years' worth of images on the war in the Middle East. Why is it important for the public to view this collection of art? A. It is important as a way to inspire war protests. B. It is important as a way to raise money for troops. ...

Social Studies
1. Which of the following helped to increase the populations of northeastern cities? (1 point) more diversity successful cotton crops growth of factories and trade building of the Erie Canal 2. A boundary was set between Canada and the United States as a result of (1 point) ...

Social Studies
15 In which type of city government does the mayor have the power to veto legislation A. Council manager B. City consolidated C. Weak mayor council D. Strong mayor council******* 16 Which is not true of both city and county government in Georgia A. Both can collect taxes...

economics
Can someone help me out with this multiple choice question in AP Macro? "Congress votes to substantially increase the minimum wage. The determinant causing the shift in this scenario is: A. price B. productivity C. resource cost D. political or environmental phenomena E. ...

Social Studies
1 which statement best describes why constitutions are needed? A Constitutions are needed so that governments don't get carried away with taxes B Constitutions are needed because all of the laws have to be written down somewhere. C Constitutions are needed because without a ...

Art
How has colantorio used visual composition to communicate the glory of war in Alexander the Great and His Conquest of Asia A colantorio shows exuberant soldiers celebrating their victory B. colantorio shows powerful Alexander slaying his enemy C. Colantorio shows strong ...

healthcare
Health care in Canada is funded by which government? I know Canadas healthcare system is funded by a provincial or territorial basis

government
what court hears specific cases?

Geography
1.1.1define the term drainage basin 1.1.2what is the difference between drainage basin and catchment area? 1.1.3 name any two water management areas in south africa. 1:2 THE IMPONTANCE OF MANAGING DRAINAGR BASIN CATCHMENT AREAS IN SOUTH AFRICA SHOULD BE A CORCERN FOR ALL SOUTH...

History
1. In 1840 the population of chicago was only 4,470. by 1990 the city's population was 1, 698,575 which factor best explains the population change A- the constructuion of railroads connecting northeastern cities and Midwestern farms B- the reduction in immigration quotas on ...

Georgia government HELP! ASAP!!
in 3-5 sentences describe the apportionment system for state legislative districts I cant seem to think of any please help. Ms.Sue

Antrolopogy
How did systems of Spanish landholding and mining affect native peoples? The Spanish had and affected the way the natives lives and work. They was tortured them till they did what the Spaniards wanted history and enchain them. Native peoples later reinterpreted their histories...

history
What type of government was applied by the emperor as described by the fact that they ruled 'fairly '

Art
1) How did francisco goya caricature to depict the figures in contemptuous of the insults? :The facial features of the frenchmen are exaggerated to show their confusion :The frenchman's hats are comically large to show their self importance :The frenchmen have large feet to ...

government
Who are the top 5 most important members of the Executive Office of the President?

english
1 Four score and seven years ago, our fathers brought forth upon this continent a new nation: conceived in liberty, and dedicated to the proposition that all men are created equal. 2 Now we are engaged in a great civil war ... testing whether that nation, or any nation so ...

Business Law
1. The Law that enables the federal government to remove from the market any food shown to cause cancer is the A. Consumer Product Safety Act B. Right to Health Amendment C. Strict Liability Rule D. Delaney Amendment In my book it was confusing because it stated that the law ...

anthrpology
Is my answer correct. I can't found Confederacies 1.Discuss the differences between bands, tribes, chiefdoms, confederacies, and states. Then indicate what roles kinship and associations play in each of these systems Band: small kin-based group among scavengers. About everyone...

History
Where is the erie canal located? A- New york B- New Jersey C-Maryland D- Maine Cities grew along railroads and canals because A- the government designed the cities B- workers could not live anywhere else C- settlers could obtain cheap land nearby D- there were not enough roads...

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