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Economics
6. The idea that countries should produce and sell goods that they produce most effectively and efficiently, and buy goods that other countries produce most effectively and efficiently, is known as A. absolute advantage theory. C. efficiency balanced trade. B. free trade. D. ...
Monday, January 23, 2012 at 11:37am

Literacy
7. These days, the leading commercial firms are found in the _______ sector. A. manufacturing C. service B. agricultural D. government my answer is C
Monday, January 23, 2012 at 11:20am

world history
What event occurred in Tiananmen Square in 1989? I say Pro-democracy protesters were killed by government troops.
Sunday, January 22, 2012 at 11:24pm

world 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?
Sunday, January 22, 2012 at 9:14pm

english
I have to write a compare contrast essay does this sound ok? One of the toughest decisions that you are going to face as a parent is to decide where to send your children to get their education. There are many reasons why public schools are academically superior to home ...
Sunday, January 22, 2012 at 9:56am

Literacy
6.The idea that countries should produce and sell goods that they produce most effectively and efficiently, and buy goods that other countries produce most effectively and efficiently, is known as A. absolute advantage theory. C. efficiency balanced trade. B. free trade. D. ...
Sunday, January 22, 2012 at 12:10am

Social Studies
8.Which point in the Virginia Plan was objected to by supporters of the New Jersey Plan? A. Larger states should have more representatvies in Congress B. Congress requires greater power C. The government needs an executive branch D. The government needs a legislative branch A...
Thursday, January 19, 2012 at 8:58pm

help !!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!! piz
Also don't give me a website .In what ways does the Bill of Rights protect citizens from power of government? and thank you
Thursday, January 19, 2012 at 8:23pm

Social Studies
8.Which point in the Virginia Plan was objected to by supporters of the New Jersey Plan? A. Larger states should have more representatvies in Congress B. Congress requires greater power C. The government needs an executive branch D. The government needs a legislative branch B...
Thursday, January 19, 2012 at 8:22pm

ELA
1.Which is the BEST way to improve this sentence? Our leaders believed that was the way to make the country the best it could be. A. Change believed to believe B. Change believed to did not believe C. Change make to made D. Change could be to could not be 2.What change if any...
Thursday, January 19, 2012 at 7:12pm

ELA
Which is the best way to revise this sentence? In England during the 1700s, people could be punished for finding fault with government in England A. In England during the 1700s, people who were English could be punished for finding fault with the government in England. B. It ...
Thursday, January 19, 2012 at 6:41pm

Social Studies
1.What did the states hope to gain under the Articles of Confederation? A. a strong central government B. freedom, independence, and a firm league of friendship C. a powerful gorvernment D. a strong court system 2.Which of the following BEST describes the government under the ...
Thursday, January 19, 2012 at 5:29pm

geography
I would like your help please? The United Kingdom is currently experiencing one of the most severe financial situations for decades. Many Large scale Government development plans have been scraped. The attention of politican is turning to an ongoing project for many years ...
Thursday, January 19, 2012 at 4:14pm

Social Studies 7R - Letter Check (plz read!)
Dear (ss teacher's name), Hi! How are you? I'm having a wonderful time of my life here in Massachusetts. Massachusetts is part of the New English colonies just to let you know. In addition the religion of Massachusetts is the Puritans. The founder of Massachusetts, ...
Tuesday, January 17, 2012 at 4:28pm

government
How can presidential power as commander-in-chief restrict congressional power?
Monday, January 16, 2012 at 7:12pm

government
what is the consumer price index?
Monday, January 16, 2012 at 3:32pm

soc stud 7th gr canada
I have a question about Canada what are 2 countries Canada borrowed their ideas from to form their government? I said : USA and England is that right?
Saturday, January 14, 2012 at 10:08pm

World History
What was the cause of the peloponnesian war? A. Greeks sought revenge for the persian wars B. Sparta wanted control of the powerful athneian army C. Many greeks outside of athens resented athenian domination I got B. Around 700 B.C Athenians became unhappy with their form of ...
Saturday, January 14, 2012 at 6:02pm

Athropology
How could I summarize this article into approximately 10 sentences? Case Study: Mass Wedding in Iraq In Baghdad, Nada Omran and Kathi Jabran chose to share one of the most important days in their lives with dozens of strangers. It was the only way the two government workers ...
Friday, January 13, 2012 at 10:26pm

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
Friday, January 13, 2012 at 4:50pm

socials
ms. sue i actual still need help on first question because i read again and i not think i need to mention some info in this answer and sorry i reword it wrong it have to be this. i add not in there there have to be no not. how has burden of debt in develop countries prevent ...
Thursday, January 12, 2012 at 10:34pm

socials
how burden of debt in developing countries not prevent government frm loooking aft basic need of individual? since the projects that they had encourage government in developing countries weren't successful. the western banks wanted to lend money for these project to ...
Thursday, January 12, 2012 at 8:21pm

history
how do legalism and daoism differ? A)legalism emphasizes strict law and harsh punishment, and daoism emphasizes that a government that governs least is best. b)daiosm emphasizes personal salvation and leagalism emphasizes the a government that governs is least best. C)legalism...
Tuesday, January 10, 2012 at 5:02pm

Economics
How does the federal government implement its fiscal policies? Given economic conditions today, do you suggest expansionary fiscal policy or contractionary fiscal policy? How would your suggestions affect production and employment? Why? Hint: Don't confuse Fiscal with ...
Tuesday, January 10, 2012 at 4:39pm

World History
The effect of a new greek middle class emerging and challenging nobles for power was : A. Athenians appointed solon to make reforms B. A form of government called an olligarchy emerged C. The government moved toward democracy D. Economic reforms were introduced I got A. In the...
Monday, January 9, 2012 at 11:03pm

World History
How did the romans view greek culture, such as art, liturture, and philosophy, during the Greco-Roman period of civalization? A. The romans believed it was substandard B. The romans believed it will anger the gods and lead to mass distruction of there way of life C. The romans...
Monday, January 9, 2012 at 10:45pm

english
Could someone check my answers please?From "When Grees Meets Greek" 1) What can you conclude from the wording of the following text? "One morning Ramkilawansingh(after this, we calling this man Ram) was making a study of the noticeboards along Westbourne Grove ...
Monday, January 9, 2012 at 8:50pm

World history
How did the romans view greek culture, such as art, liturture, and philosophy, during the Greco-Roman period of civalization? A. The romans believed it was substandard B. The romans believed it will anger the gods and lead to mass distruction of there way of life C. The romans...
Monday, January 9, 2012 at 6:06pm

World History
The effect of a new greek middle class emerging and challenging nobles for power was : A. Athenians appointed solon to make reforms B. A form of government called an olligarchy emerged C. The government moved toward democracy D. Economic reforms were introduced I got A. In the...
Monday, January 9, 2012 at 5:55pm

social studies
What is a limited government
Monday, January 9, 2012 at 4:21pm

English
Could you please check these sentences, too? Thank you very much. 1)The project was about searching a breeding site for the cheetahs. They followed and pounce (on) their prey without being heard (or seen) in semi-arid grasslands (or grassland?) 2)They live in semi-arid regions...
Sunday, January 8, 2012 at 11:31am

History
what is the term for a government ruled by the people who then elect thier officials?
Saturday, January 7, 2012 at 7:59pm

English
I left out the following sentences. Thank you very much. 1) The government plans to import cheetahs from Africa. This project includes building a breeding site. 2) At first, the elephant stood on the edge of the camp but, after twenty minutes, one elephant dared to get into ...
Saturday, January 7, 2012 at 6:15pm

History
Which of the following is most symbolic of mother teresas dedication to working with the poor? A. She wore a blue-bordered sari like the one worn bo the poor women of india. B. She founded a new order in the poorest area of calcutta C. She resided among the poor in calcutta D...
Friday, January 6, 2012 at 7:18pm

English
I still have a few more doubts. Could you please check these sentences, too? 1) He said he would come the following day, the next day, the day after (is the last a mistake?). 2) She agreed to come (she accepted to come is a mistake?) the next day. 3) The teacher requested me ...
Friday, January 6, 2012 at 5:55pm

Environmental Science
1. The main provisions of the Endangered Species Act include all of the following EXCEPT: a. individuals may not destroy the habitats of endangered species b.one may not catch or kill, uproot, sell or trade any endangered or threatened species. c. the compilation of a list of ...
Friday, January 6, 2012 at 11:58am

Government
A __________ defines the decision-making rules for a nation, thus limiting what a government can and cannot do. A. social contract B. tradition C. constitution D. strong leader
Friday, January 6, 2012 at 9:45am

math
Please explain in detail on how to solve: In 2000, the U.S. government owed about $4.63 trillion to its creditors. The population of the US was282.4 million people. How much did the government owe per person in 2000? Round to the nearest dollar. In 2005, the debt had grown to ...
Thursday, January 5, 2012 at 1:34pm

government
I have to explain how American Association for Affirmative Action influences public policy. I still get confused on public policy but so far I believe the answer is this group influences public policy through affirmative action policies for women, minorities, etc. that ...
Wednesday, January 4, 2012 at 2:53pm

socials
i writing paragraph on whether the first nations within canada be granted some form of self government with the regard to their economy, education, laws, and environment? i have to give evidence to back my claims. i not sure if this good idea because if they have self ...
Tuesday, January 3, 2012 at 10:32pm

socials
Canadian charter of rightgs and freedoms (fundamental) going to church service of ur choice is freedom of? that be belief? i confused because it can also be religion, choice? Which act be used 3 times in history of canada that can override charter rights? i write Lord's ...
Tuesday, January 3, 2012 at 8:09pm

world history
why might a casual observer think japan's and china's government were the same? and what were the fundamental differences?
Tuesday, January 3, 2012 at 12:08am

History
The Federal government has a lot of programs in place to hire the Natives and this is often run by the Bureau, however, if this is in place, why aren't these Indians getting the benefits. Who is swindling the money?
Monday, January 2, 2012 at 11:06pm

Cultural diversity
The federal government has a lot of programs in place to hire the Natives and this is often run by the Bureau,however, if this is in place, why army the Indians getting the benefits? Who is swinging the money?
Monday, January 2, 2012 at 10:19pm

Government
The Supreme court is most likely to grant a hearing when a case involves: A.an issue of state law as opposed to an issue of federal law. B.an issue of private law as opposed to an issue of public. C.an issue that is being decided inconsistently by the lower courts. D.the ...
Friday, December 30, 2011 at 8:46pm

Government
The contention that constitution contains moral language that justifies the vigorous protection of individual rights by the judiciary is a view compatible with: A.judicial restraint. B.judicial activism. C.analytical jurisprudence. D.precedent-based jurisprudence. I think it&#...
Friday, December 30, 2011 at 3:46pm

postal service/mail delivery
Given that today is Thurs., Dec. 29th, 2011, will any parts of the postal system be running or not in the next few days? Does the federal government observe New Year's weekend as a holiday? Do they have people sorting the mail, delivering the mail, neither, or both?
Thursday, December 29, 2011 at 9:56pm

Government
The Supreme court has original jurisdiction in legal disputes involving: A.one state government against another state government. B.the president. C.the congress. D.free speech and the equal protection issues. I want to say c or D am not sure
Thursday, December 29, 2011 at 7:50pm

Government
The structure of the lower federal court system is established by. A. congress B.the constitution. C.the Supreme court. I think c
Thursday, December 29, 2011 at 7:43pm

Government
The lowest level of the federal court system is. A.District court. B.circuit court of appeal. C.justice of the peace. I say A
Thursday, December 29, 2011 at 7:38pm

math
Brad bought $5,141 worth of office equipment. The government allows for office equipment to be depreciated at an annual rate of 5.5% per year. How long will it take for Brad to depreciate the equipment fifty-four percent?
Thursday, December 29, 2011 at 7:36pm

Government
According to the doctrine of judicial restraint,the judiciary should A.defer to the decisions of elected officials. B.deny most appeals for retrials. C.deny individual rights when they conflict with the majority's desires. IS it (B)
Thursday, December 29, 2011 at 4:48pm

Government
Senatorial courtesy refers to the tradition whereby: A.nominees for federal judgeships are treated with respect during Senate confirmation hearings ,even by senators who plan to vote against the nominee. B.senators usually defer to the president's choice of Supreme Court ...
Thursday, December 29, 2011 at 1:14pm

government
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. between citizens and non-citizens. I THINK IT'S A OR D
Thursday, December 29, 2011 at 12:09pm

government
According to the doctrine of judicial restraint, the judiciary should: a. defer to the decisions of elected officials. b. deny most appeals for retrials. c. deny individual rights when they conflict with the majority's desires. d. decline to make any decision that requires...
Thursday, December 29, 2011 at 12:04pm

Government
With regard to public opinion,the Supreme Court: A.ignores it completely in order to make decisions that are based on enduring values rather than the public's passing whims. B.remains uninformed about it because justices stay on the bench for life and never face the public...
Thursday, December 29, 2011 at 11:08am

Government
The judiciary's status as an independent branch of the national government rests on judicial review,which grants the judiciary the authority to: A.decide which laws apply to a particular case. B.ignore public opinion when making decisions. C.strike down certain sections of...
Thursday, December 29, 2011 at 10:46am

Government
Precedent,while not an absolute contraint on the courts,is needed to: A.maintain legal consistency over time,so the confusion and uncertainty about the law can be avoided. B.preserve the courts as a majoritarian. C.check the president in the area of public law. D.balance the ...
Wednesday, December 28, 2011 at 7:19pm

Government
Senatorial courtesy refers to the tradition whereby:
Wednesday, December 28, 2011 at 2:42pm

Government
With regard to lower courts,the Supreme court's most important function is:
Wednesday, December 28, 2011 at 2:11pm

Government
A concurring opinion. A.explains the chief justice's position on a case. B.is delivered when a justice decides the same way on a case as the majority, but has a different reason for reaching that decision. C.is delivered when the court interprets a constitutional issue. D....
Wednesday, December 21, 2011 at 6:56pm

Government
IT can be said of regulatory commissions that: A.the commissioners pursue independent and impartial policies,regardless of political pressure from democrats or Republicans in congress. B.unlike presidential appointees in other areas,regulatory heads choose which civil servants...
Wednesday, December 21, 2011 at 3:27pm

Government
The Postal Service and AMTRAK are examples of: A.cabnet departments. B.government corporations. C.independent agencies. D.regulatory agencies. I think it is (B) or (D)
Wednesday, December 21, 2011 at 2:24pm

Government
The courts have tended to support administrators as long as their agencies: A.follow what the president demands of them. B.have adequate funding. C.do not come into conflict with state governments. D.apply a reasonable interpretation of a statute. I think it is (B) or (D)
Wednesday, December 21, 2011 at 2:08pm

Government
Legally,the bureaucracy derives the general authority for its programs from:
Wednesday, December 21, 2011 at 1:56pm

Government
is the link there?
Wednesday, December 21, 2011 at 1:31pm

Government
The chief goal of the executive leadership system is: A.the shifting of power from congress to the president. B.improved coordination through the presidency of the bureaucracy's programs and agencies. C.the establishment of partisanship as the basis for the administration ...
Wednesday, December 21, 2011 at 12:20pm

Government
When it was developed during the jackson administration,the patronage system was designed to: A.provide jobs to merit appointees. B.increase congressional control of the bureaucracy. C.increase judicial control of the bureaucracy. D.make the administration of government more ...
Wednesday, December 21, 2011 at 11:29am

Government
As distinct from the patronage and executive leadership system,the merit system for managing the bureaucracy: A.allows the president to appoint top officials of executive agencies,thus making the bureaucracy more responsive to election outcomes. B.provides for a neutral ...
Wednesday, December 21, 2011 at 10:49am

socials
what the purpose of the charlottetown accord? this the passage prime minister mulroney believed he had to continue with the constitution debate. Anxious to avoid previous mistakes, his government appointed a special "Citizen's Forum"-a committe that travelled ...
Tuesday, December 20, 2011 at 7:55pm

Government
The only two states that are exceptions to the unit rule for awarding electoral votes are: A.Michigan and Montana. B.New Hampshire and Vermont. C.Maine and Nebraska. D.Georgia and Louisiana. I don't know.
Tuesday, December 20, 2011 at 6:10pm

Government
A president's policy initiatives are significantly more successful when the president. A.has the strong support of the American people. B.is a former member of congress. C.is on good terms with other world leaders. D.is in office when the economy goes bad, which creates a ...
Tuesday, December 20, 2011 at 6:01pm

government
In my class I had to choose a major national issue and identify the forces in a political party that help drive the party to its position on the issue. I chose education and the Democratic party. The driving forces part is where I am stumped. I figured the forces would be ...
Monday, December 19, 2011 at 12:08pm

government
6. Through the grants of power in the Constitution, the Framers sought to: (Points : 5) define the powers of state governments. create a government in which sovereignty was invested in the national government only. enumerate the rights of individuals. both empower government ...
Sunday, December 18, 2011 at 8:32pm

world history
which phase best completes this sentence? Since colonial days a key cause of latin american unrest has been the uneven : 1 . Distribution of government land 2. Support for democracy 3. Development of urban areas 4. Distribution of wealth I got D
Friday, December 16, 2011 at 9:45pm

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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