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Latin American History
________ or "government by a few" is common in Latin America. a:democracy b:republic c:oligarchy d:dictatorship ---- My answer is "c" Is that correct?
Wednesday, August 3, 2011 at 9:09pm

Geography
Following the breakup of the Soviet Union, what are some of the major problems faced by many of the new countries? Many of the new countries didn't know how to become democratic. The people weren't used to having a choice, voting, or political parties. Where they lived...
Tuesday, August 2, 2011 at 12:15pm

comm215
please help me correct my essay. the topic of the essay is:"Why overcrowding of school are causing teacher's to lose their jobs overcrowding? and how teacher layoffs are the result of overcrowding." below is a copy of the essay i wrote... One main concern both ...
Monday, August 1, 2011 at 4:10pm

Geography
Discuss the process known as the "Four Modernizations" and how the attitude of the Chinese leaders in this area contrasted in response to the rise of democratic protests. When Mao Zedong died in 1976, a struggle happenned between the Gang of Four and a group led by ...
Sunday, July 31, 2011 at 4:18pm

macro economics
For each event, illustrate the impact on the relevant market and determine what will happen to the equilibrium price and quantity in that market. (40 points – 10 points per line item) Event Market for: Show which curve shifts Equilibrium price rise or fall? Equilibrium ...
Thursday, July 28, 2011 at 9:52pm

Calculus
Sales of Version 5.0 of a computer software package start out high and decrease exponentially. At time t, in years, the sales are s(t)=20e^-t thousands of dollars per year. After 2 years, Version 6.0 of the software is released and replaces Version 5.0. Assume that all income ...
Thursday, July 28, 2011 at 8:41pm

American Government
What was the process of political learning in the United States?
Thursday, July 28, 2011 at 5:27pm

com/156
how effectively does the essay persuaded you. Universal Health Care Coverage for the U.S. The United States is the only modernized Western nation that does not offer publically funded health care to all its citizens; the costs of health care for the uninsured in the United ...
Thursday, July 28, 2011 at 10:28am

American Government
The greatest blow to the organinzational strength of U.S. parties was: Multiple Choice answers: A. National convention B. Direct primary C. Jacksonian democracyemergence of PACs D.
Saturday, July 23, 2011 at 7:18pm

Eath Science
Please help me on these questioons (Science homework)? 1. When people decide to use resources in the environment carefully it is _______ a) erosion b) restoration c) conservation d) ecology e) geology 2.Preservation of resources means________ a) using resources with a minimum ...
Wednesday, July 20, 2011 at 11:19am

govt
what system of government gives all key powers to the national government.
Wednesday, July 20, 2011 at 7:05am

Government
The president's military powers: a. are strictly limited to times of war b. are shared with congress c. only apply to the use of the US army and its weapons d. may never be used to keep the domestic peace I think it's B?
Tuesday, July 19, 2011 at 11:18pm

Government
________ give the president the power to issue executive orders. a. the constitution and the judicial branch b. congressional acts and the constitution c. congressional acts and the oath of office d. the oath of office and the constitution I think it's d?
Tuesday, July 19, 2011 at 11:03pm

Government
the coast guard,t he central intelligence agency, and the customs service all have a(n): a. suspicion of foreigners entering the united states. b. concern that all visitors to the US feel welcome c. exclusive involvement with the domestic affairs of the US d. involvement with ...
Tuesday, July 19, 2011 at 8:19pm

Government
In recent decades, the Federal Government has borrowed money mostly to: a. finance special expensive projects b. provide funds for crisis situations such as wars and national disasters c. pay the president's salary d. operate the government and pay the previous year's ...
Tuesday, July 19, 2011 at 8:08pm

Government
The government's practice of spending more than it takes in results in: a. greater dependence on regressive taxes than progressive taxes. b. deficit financing c. low interest rates d. longer fiscal years I think it's B?
Tuesday, July 19, 2011 at 8:00pm

Government
1. Both corporate and individual income tax rates are set at ______ rates. a. high b. low c. progressive d. regressive I think it's C?
Tuesday, July 19, 2011 at 7:56pm

american government
the presidents roles such as chief executive and commander in chief :
Monday, July 18, 2011 at 2:25pm

american Govt
The governors of most states a serve two-year terms b may serve more than two consecutive terms c are succeeded by the lieutenant government d may be recalled from office by the voters
Thursday, July 14, 2011 at 9:03pm

Government
__________ services are provided by both state AND local government. A. Education and public safety B. Education and defense C. Public safety and industrial regulation D. Urbanization and education I think it's A?
Thursday, July 14, 2011 at 6:17pm

Government
According to communist theory, the value of a commodity is determined by the: A. Gosplan B. Five Year Plan C. laws of supply and demand D. amount of labor put into it I think it's D?
Thursday, July 14, 2011 at 5:47pm

Government
1. Which of the following exerts the most influence over the policies and actions of Japan's House of Representatives? A. The Japan Socialist Party B. The Liberal Democratic Party C. The Supreme Court D. the bureaucracy I'm stuck between b and d? 2. Japan is a unitary ...
Thursday, July 14, 2011 at 5:45pm

Government
In an earlier part of United States history, Congress...? a. helped further the discrimination of minorities by inaction. b. consistently acted for the benefit of minority groups. c. pursued legislation aiding African Americans, but not women. d. pursued legislation aiding ...
Thursday, July 14, 2011 at 3:14pm

Government
a. are always constitutional b. are always unconstitutional c. may be upheld by the supreme court if they meet certain criteria d. may be passed by congress but not by states. I'm stuck between b and c?
Thursday, July 14, 2011 at 3:13pm

Social Studies
The Due Process Clause guarantees that: A. the National Government will not interfere with Constitutional rights. B. states are not bound to their state constitutions in matters of individual rights. C. states will not deny people any basic or essential liberties. D. state ...
Wednesday, July 13, 2011 at 5:19pm

Social Studies
Individual rights were included in the constitution because: A. Conflicts between individuals and the government remained unsolved. B. The people demanded a listing of rights C. The distinction between civil rights and civil liberties had to be made. D. People did not want the...
Wednesday, July 13, 2011 at 5:08pm

government
Campaign spending tends to be greatly more important: A)For republican candidates B)For democratic candidates C)For challengers and non-incumbents rather than incumbents. Is the answer C?
Wednesday, July 13, 2011 at 11:25am

us government
What is the primary role of each branch of government?
Tuesday, July 12, 2011 at 4:25pm

American Government
Question about American party organizations: A. are about to die out B. Are more powerful today than any time in history C. are still, important but their role in campaigns is secondary to that of candidates D. are unimportant in the political system today Is this answer ...
Monday, July 11, 2011 at 2:50pm

american government
It can be said of regulatory commissions that: A.the commissioners pursue independent and impartial policies, regardless of politcal pressure from democrats or republicans in congress. B. unlike presidential appointees in other areas, regulatory heads choose which civil ...
Sunday, July 10, 2011 at 11:09pm

american 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 ...
Sunday, July 10, 2011 at 9:35am

american government
The presidents role in foreign policy increased largely because: A. Congress proved so inept in foreign affairs that the american people demanded a change. B. America became more of a world power. C. of the need to coordinate national economic policy and foreign policy, a task...
Sunday, July 10, 2011 at 8:34am

american government
According to James Madison, the source of most interest groups or factions is
Saturday, July 9, 2011 at 10:20pm

government
judicial review is the power of the american courts to
Saturday, July 9, 2011 at 6:11pm

English
Thanks for your help in English.Writeacher.I have passed my examination which is Japanese Government Scholarship examination.Your advise helped my examination.Writeacher Thank you very much.^.^
Saturday, July 9, 2011 at 3:01am

the colony of Vancouver Island to 1858
why did the British Government grant a trade monopoly to the HBC on Vancouver Island ? i really cannot find the answer :/
Friday, July 8, 2011 at 7:09pm

Social STUDIES
which of the following statements about World War 1 would be most difficult to prove and disprove a. American casualties were more numerous than in any other war. b. it was the first war in which the opposing sides used airplanes c. the U.S government spent more on armaments ...
Thursday, July 7, 2011 at 7:47pm

Social STUDIES
President John F.Kennedy said in his inaugural address "ask not what your country can do for you, ask what you can do for your country" 1.President Kennedy was calling on U.S citizens to a. renew their spirit of service to the nation b. have more confidence in their ...
Thursday, July 7, 2011 at 6:42pm

is Ms Sue there please?
Hi I have this other newspaper article and i have to summarise it. I have summarised it but i need to make it longer and there is a separate question where I have to state why it has become an issue using the article...please help: Dark Age May Envelope WA Streets Published on...
Wednesday, July 6, 2011 at 6:49pm

Law
I have to find key political words for this newspaper article so please check whehter the words i listed is right in the bottom and if there is anything i should add: Government contributes $9m for soldier protection Published on Tue, 14/06/2011, 11:45:04 (No Author Stated) ...
Wednesday, July 6, 2011 at 5:48pm

English
Hello. Will you please tell me if the following is possible in English: 1)He is in the Defense Ministry building. 2)The main aim of such actions is destabilization in the country. 3)These provocations mean to destabilize the situation. 4)They voted in favour of a new speaker. ...
Tuesday, July 5, 2011 at 5:16pm

macroeconomics
which combinations of fiscal policy actions would most likely be offsetting? A) increase taxes and government spending B) decrease taxes and increase government spending C) increase taxes, but make no change in government spending D) decrease taxes, but make no change in ...
Monday, July 4, 2011 at 11:31pm

English
I forgot to add these sentences. Thank you very much. 1) The rise in population caused an increase in the demand for clothes. As more energy was needed to drive machinery, the steam engine (power?) was introduced (developed?). 2) The introduction of the steam engine enabled ...
Monday, July 4, 2011 at 1:51pm

English
Hello. I'm very grateful for all your help, and I need some more. 1)Is the article necessary in the following context: "(the)Libyan armed forces launched a military campaign against the rebels"? 2)Is it possible to say: "the situation has greatly / ...
Monday, July 4, 2011 at 4:56am

history
The Cherokees were happy and prosperous under.... the government of the united states, and from the helping hand extended over them, they made rapid advances in civilization, morals and in the arts and sciences. Little did they anticipate, that when taught to think and feel as...
Sunday, July 3, 2011 at 11:52pm

English
Hello. I'll really appreciate some help with English. 1)Is it possible to say "the peacemaking process in the Middle East" or is it just "peacemaking in the Middle East" or "the peace process in the Middle East"? 2)Is it possible to say "...
Saturday, July 2, 2011 at 3:58pm

History-Civil War
What was the biggest challenge faced by the federal government at the end of the war in reintergrating the South into the United States of America ?
Friday, July 1, 2011 at 7:18pm

English
Can you please help me formulate these questions better? Thank you very much. 1)Whose point of view is adopted? Eveline's. What kind of technique is adopted to give voice to Eveline's thoughts? Free indirect thoughts. Where can I find a good definition of "free ...
Friday, July 1, 2011 at 11:20am

american government
Write your own scenario of a case that would be tried in a court of original jurisdiction. Your example may be fictional, historical, or right from today’s headlines.
Thursday, June 30, 2011 at 11:45am

government
What was the most common religious affiliation in the 108th Congress? Protestant Jewish Roman Catholic Non-religious
Thursday, June 30, 2011 at 9:59am

government
1. The _____ Act mandated that at least some federal employees be chosen on the basis of merit instead of political connections. Federal Employment Pendleton Bureaucratic Fairness Civil Service 2. The cooperation between interest groups, federal agencies, and related ...
Tuesday, June 28, 2011 at 11:29pm

world geography
why did the south agrican government change its policy of apartheid in 1990 and 1991
Tuesday, June 28, 2011 at 9:11pm

Geography
Do you think that the British influence in India was positive or negative? Explain your answer. I think that the British influence in India was both positive and negative. They helped ge the country on track by doing things such as ending slavery, improving schools, and build ...
Tuesday, June 28, 2011 at 6:38pm

us history
What did President Ford mean when he said "Our great republic is a government of laws and not men."
Monday, June 27, 2011 at 9:56pm

Beautiful Paradise
Will the government charge high or low prices for the products? What does the government control? The government will take a look at all the products, and they will charge the price regarding the quality of the product, if it's a high quality, rich materialized product, ...
Monday, June 27, 2011 at 9:43pm

government
which colony was founded mainly as a place for personal and religous freedon?
Monday, June 27, 2011 at 2:30pm

American Government: Check my answers please
1. Self-interest is not a primary motivation for people to become involved in a capitalist economy. a. True b. False Answer: A 2. In the U.S. economy, the government does not interrupt the market economy and business transactions between companies. a. True b. False Answer: A 3...
Monday, June 27, 2011 at 8:55am

science207
Many ecologists and resource scientists work for government agencies to study resources and resource management. Do these scientists serve the public best if they try to do pure science, or if they try to support the political positions of democratically elected ...
Sunday, June 26, 2011 at 7:30pm

Geography
What were the factors that played a significant role in the collapse of Russian control over Eastern Europe? My Answer: A main factor that played a significant role in the collapse of Russian control over Eastern Europe was a widespread hatred of a corrupt system. There was a ...
Saturday, June 25, 2011 at 4:44pm

Beautiful Paradise
I put starts beside questions I was having hard times with. Tell me if the others are fine too. Who would decide what would be produced? Producers make decisions on what to do and how to do it,. They make these decisions based upon the market. They determine what is in high ...
Friday, June 24, 2011 at 9:53pm

English
09VArD-1(47-50) Identify the one underlined word or phrase that should be corrected. 1.Although farmers complained that the company's new product was expensive,malodorous,and dangerous to handle(A),there was(B) few who would dispute(C) its effectiveness as(D) a insecticide...
Friday, June 24, 2011 at 10:50am

American Govt
When and to what extent is it acceptable for the government to place the needs of the nation over the rights of the individual?
Thursday, June 23, 2011 at 9:30am

Beautiful Paradise
I'm making a brochure for my paradise which is Marizondai, and my brochure needs to adress the questions down below. This promotional material has to sell the features of the economic system which I will be putting in place. ************************************** Ms. Sue ...
Wednesday, June 22, 2011 at 9:03pm

AP English Lang. & Comp.
My Assignment: Read the book, 'Animal Farm' by George Orwell. After reading the book, create a composition that examines the similarities and differences between the Russian Revolution and the events in this novel. Research any other 'rebellions' that have ...
Tuesday, June 21, 2011 at 6:56pm

ap history
the question is Whom does he blame for the alleged conditions to which he refers? this is from benjamin tillman's antiblack tirade 1907. the book is the American spirit ny d. kennedy. it says that he boasted in his speech to the senate "we took the government away ...
Sunday, June 19, 2011 at 4:12am

math
The functionf(x) = 300x/100-x models the cost, F(x) in m illions of dollars to remove x% of a rivers pollutants. If the government commits $325 million for this project, what percentage of the pollutants can be removed?
Saturday, June 18, 2011 at 4:12pm

government
Each British colony was governed according to a _____, a written agreement between the settlers and the Crown laying down the colony's basic rules of government.
Thursday, June 16, 2011 at 1:05pm

Understanding policy development
Dye (2008) argued “Federalism often creates confusion over which lever of government has the responsibility of handling crises” (p. 290). Discuss the issues associated with federalism and what local, state, and federal policy makers need to consider when developing ...
Thursday, June 16, 2011 at 10:17am

American Government
What is the difference between "welfare" programs and "social welfare" programs?
Wednesday, June 15, 2011 at 11:07am

American Government
Please Check = is the answer I selected. 1. In _____ countries, a single authoritarian party usually controls the political system, and the government owns most property and directs the majority of economic activity. A.) mercantilist B.)feudal C.) socialist =D.)communist 2. ...
Tuesday, June 14, 2011 at 6:55pm

government
A __________ defines the decision-making rules for a nation, thus limiting what a government can and cannot do.
Tuesday, June 14, 2011 at 6:53pm

american Gov't
How is political sovereignty shared in a federal system of government?
Tuesday, June 14, 2011 at 5:20pm

BIO
It is easy to lament the bad luck that distributed Norway rats and the AIDS virus around the world and the capricious stupidity that brought starlings. However, are we hypocrites for condemning these species and planting a cosmopolitan array of vegetables in our gardens? Why ...
Monday, June 13, 2011 at 1:22am

econ.
2. A company is considering building a bridge across a river. The bridge would cost $2 million to build and nothing to maintain. The following table shows the company¡¯s anticipated demand over the lifetime of the bridge: Price per crossing ($) 8 7 6 5 4 3 2 1 0 ...
Saturday, June 11, 2011 at 5:00am

english
During the 1980s El Salvador faced a multiyear civil war battle fighting against guerillas who were trying to destroy the economy and instill fear in its residents. These guerillas fought to create a Marxist regime. Their approach resulted in thousands being killed and ...
Friday, June 10, 2011 at 11:08am

English
Can you please check this paragraph on the roaring twenties in America? Thank you in advance. What were the roaring twenties in America characterized by? 1)The 1920s were good times for the Americans. National income was high, industry prospered making vast quantities of ...
Monday, June 6, 2011 at 5:14pm

IT
Help with a project. A company that provides counseling, education and career assistance to rural citizens countywide, found out the advantages of using VoIP. Five staff members work in the central office, which is located in the county seat and is connected to the Internet ...
Monday, June 6, 2011 at 12:36am

health
What is the website for the Food/> Borne/> Illness/> Education/> Center/>/>? What foods does the government say should be destroyed following Hurricane Katrina or any other hurricane or flood?
Sunday, June 5, 2011 at 3:32pm

Accoubting
Creating a Budget Various budget approaches play an important role in resource allocation in human service organizations. You are the executive director for a local government workforce agency that focuses on providing career- and work-related skills. The Department of ...
Saturday, June 4, 2011 at 2:05pm

Social Studies KKK
How did the federal government help to reduce the klans's influence in the south?
Friday, June 3, 2011 at 6:22pm

insurance prep
1. The information for Blocks 1 9 on the CMS-1500 can be obtained Customer Question Ask your own question now > 1. The information for Blocks 1–9 on the CMS-1500 can be obtained from the A. ledger card. B. medical treatment record. C. confidential patient information ...
Thursday, June 2, 2011 at 9:42pm

math
a government bod pays 100 in a year at a discount rate of 5%(assume simple interest). How much did the bond cost? What is the annual percentage rate? Should it be more or less than 5%?
Thursday, June 2, 2011 at 6:29pm

American Government
The president's constitutional roles,such as chief executive and commander-in-chief:
Thursday, June 2, 2011 at 8:27am

Louis Riel Summation--other quest.
What information is presented in Louis Riel's summation? Information that is presented is that the Indians are suffering from eating rotten food of the HBC company, from which they are getting ill, and that his people are deprived of responsible government. I don't ...
Tuesday, May 31, 2011 at 9:19pm

English
can someone overlook my answers to help with the questions that are wrong at let me know which ones are right. Bold = my answers I chose (right) Wind can create alterations in the surface layers of rock. Wind Is one cause of erosion. Which of these sentences combines the ...
Tuesday, May 31, 2011 at 8:32pm

Economics
21. How do fears of future economic problems affect GDP? A. Businesses will invest more money in the short term to ensure higher profits in the future; GDP will be pushed up. B. Consumers will spend more money in the short term to prevent future economic problems; GDP will be ...
Tuesday, May 31, 2011 at 1:23pm

to Damon
Sorry had to adress this to you as you're the only tutor online right now, and I really need help. My teacher looked at my answers. And she said she still wants me to add more information, so Im having some troubles. Here is a Louis Riel Summation to the Jury When I came ...
Monday, May 30, 2011 at 8:24pm

world history
Can someone please check my answers?? 1. A period of global cooling from the fourteenth to the nineteenth century is historically referred to as A. nominal cyclical cooling. B. the Little Ice Age. C. the Celsius effect. D. the Fahrenheit effect. 2. The economic security of ...
Sunday, May 29, 2011 at 9:38pm

history
what was the most important outcome of mongol peace spread of western ideas to the east spread of islam transfer of goods and technology from east to west or establishment of a stsble ,coherent government across eurasia
Sunday, May 29, 2011 at 6:27pm

U.S History
After World War II, the United States offered aid to the nations of Eastern Europe. Why did the nations turn down the aid? MY ANSWER>>> After the war the united states and the soviet union distrusted each other, both were involved in the Cold War. At that time the ...
Sunday, May 29, 2011 at 2:48pm

world history
During the fourteenth century, Japanese women of aristocratic rank A. saw marriage customs change to their detriment. B. were transformed because of their ability to hold their own property separately from their husbands. C. became freer due to the stability of the times. D. ...
Saturday, May 28, 2011 at 7:21pm

Managerial Economic
? How could rationing coupons insure that consumers with the highest values get the limited amount of a good supplied when government price ceilings create shortages?
Saturday, May 28, 2011 at 2:55am

NorthWest Rebellion
What were the two actions that the government took to try and end the war? (hint-railway and ammunition) I dont get this at all. Here is what a short section in my textbook says. By the spring of 1885, the Canadian government was ready to call out the eastern militia. At the ...
Thursday, May 26, 2011 at 8:16pm

List of Rights
Metis list of rights-1869 These were the older rights. And I don't understand many of them, please simplify for me. That treaties be concluded and ratified between the Dominion Government and the several tribes of Indians in the Territory to ensure peace on the frontier. ...
Thursday, May 26, 2011 at 7:07pm

healthcare
Hospitals are generally categorized as nonprofit, for-profit or government. • Provide a few details about the three categories of hospitals. Identify at least one example of each from your community or state. • What are the differences in populations served by these ...
Thursday, May 26, 2011 at 1:47pm

healthcare
Hospitals are generally categorized as nonprofit, for-profit or government
Thursday, May 26, 2011 at 12:09pm

GOVERNMENT
BILLS THAT ORIGINATE IN EITHER HOUSE OF CONGRESS MAY BE
Thursday, May 26, 2011 at 1:25am

HISTORY
1. How did the rulers of the Canyon peoples deal with the environmental challenges that their region presented? A. They allowed high levels of citizen participation in the running of their local communities. B. They developed a remarkable level of exchange with the ...
Wednesday, May 25, 2011 at 4:41pm

World History
What was the most important factor in the British conquest of India during the eighteenth century? A. willingness of the British government to pay for an invasion. B. political disunity in India. C. superiority of British arms. D. addiction of millions of Indians to opium. I ...
Wednesday, May 25, 2011 at 4:24pm

American Government
The nominating process? A.chooses new government officeholders. B.selects political-party leaders. C.narrows the field of possible candidates D.all the above
Wednesday, May 25, 2011 at 4:01pm

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