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world history
2. In forming his government, Asoka recruited what group to serve as bureaucrats? A. Traditional Brahman elites [B. The Buddhist clergy] C. The military elite D. The rising merchant class
Saturday, October 6, 2012 by jake

American Government
The term "public opinion" is frequently used in reference to all of American society. This perspective is? A. accurate, since Americans are one people and indivisible B. less accurate than view of public opinion based on majority, since the political system operates ...
Tuesday, October 2, 2012 by Liz

American Government
A member of Congress who wants to act on what the majority of his or her constituency thinks on a particular issue would be advised to respond to which of the following indicators? A. letters from constituents B. the editorial positions of newspapers in the country C. PUBLIC ...
Tuesday, October 2, 2012 by Liz

The Articles of Confederation called for which of the following? A. A single legislative body B. A chief executive C. The right of the legislature to assess taxes D. The Northwest Ordinance 2. Jacques Cartier sailed to the New World in 1534 in search of A. Newfoundland. B. a ...
Tuesday, October 2, 2012 by Lily

set of land boundaries of a state?
Monday, October 1, 2012 by jenna

world history
Can someone help me on this? or give me a link that explains it to me? I have no idea what these things are saying... Read the following five document excerpts, and then write one well-organized paragraph summarizing the reasons many Americans felt pushed toward independence. ...
Monday, October 1, 2012 by Cora

American History
1. The Articles of Confederation called for which of the following? A. A single legislative body B. A chief executive C. The right of the legislature to assess taxes D. The Northwest Ordinance 2. Jacques Cartier sailed to the New World in 1534 in search of A. Newfoundland. B. ...
Monday, October 1, 2012 by Lily

American Government -
In most States, the right to vote was originally denied to all but which one of the following groups?
Monday, October 1, 2012 by miracle

American Gov
2. Members of the Senate were originally chosen by the House of Representatives- True? 7. Which of the following does not serve to limit the power of the federal government? a. Tenth Amendment b. voting rights c. state legislators d. Bill of Rights C? Thanks -MC
Friday, September 28, 2012 by mysterychicken

social studies
what kind of government did the minoans have ?
Thursday, September 27, 2012 by ujal

1. (1 point) Consider two individuals considering how many iced coffee drinks to buy during the coming week. Person A is willing to pay a maximum of €10 for the first drink, €8 for the second, €5 for the third, and €1 for the fourth. Person B would be ...
Thursday, September 27, 2012 by yalomami

AP US History help?
I know this is really long... but I can't figure it out for the life of me. If you don't want to answer the whole question that is fine. I'm greatful for whatever I can get. Also links to websites with the information is also helpful. Thanks!! Directions: Read the ...
Wednesday, September 26, 2012 by Andrea

Who controls what is sold in a free enterprise system? it is Producers Government or Consumers
Wednesday, September 26, 2012 by Lisa

What is a simple definition of The Voting Rights Act of 1965?
Wednesday, September 26, 2012 by Vicky

us history
describe the structure of the central(federal) government under the Articles of Confederation. What revolutionary principles were enacted though this structure? Why did the structure fail to created an enduring government? ----------------------------------------​- It ...
Tuesday, September 25, 2012 by greeny

I have been trying to work on this assignment and I am not really understanding it and I try to get help from my teacher and she keeps sending me this and telling me when I do this she will help me with the rest but I don't understand this and I have told her this and she ...
Monday, September 24, 2012 by Wayne

US Government
Dicuss two influences on the development of the U.S. Constitution. Explain how two of the items you identified influenced the specific content of the Constitution.
Monday, September 24, 2012 by batmo

which of the following statements about inflation are true? check all that applies a) policy makers also worry about a negative inflation rate, or deflation b) painful government actions may sometimes be necessary to bring down a high inflation rate. c) A moderately high ...
Sunday, September 23, 2012 by will

political science
Do you buy James Madison's argument in Federalist 10 and Federalist 51 that separating powers among various inter-connected governments is a successful cure of the "mischief of factions?" Can one faction gain control of enough of our political system to diminish ...
Sunday, September 23, 2012 by luke

Social Studies 8R - Help!!!!!
What role did the freedmen play in Reconstruction governments? Answer - Before the war, African Americans had no voice in southern government. During Recontruction, they not only voted in large numbers, but they also ran for and were elected to public office in the South. am i...
Sunday, September 23, 2012 by Lauren

I need help doing my introduction paragraph for my essay Describe the effects of the growth of Protestantism, and its development on: a)Settlement patterns in america b)the development of early american society c) the development of early American politics/government
Sunday, September 23, 2012 by Megan

US history
The sedation Act allowed the national government to jail people for
Saturday, September 22, 2012 by Emily

the uneven distribution of population in russia is due to;a.government laws about housing. b.the country's level of economic development. c.the physicxal environment. d.the country's standard of living
Friday, September 21, 2012 by Anonymous

civil rights act was aimed chiefly at
Wednesday, September 19, 2012 by ty

campaign spending tends to be gratly more important for republicans or democrates or challengers and non incumbents raer than incumbents
Wednesday, September 19, 2012 by Anonymous

US Government
Explain how separation of powers and checks and balances reflect the founders' views of human nature and power in government. Discuss two other influences on the development of the U.S. Constitution
Tuesday, September 18, 2012 by Anne

Social St.
I did your opinion: "Why is security and government a good thing?"
Tuesday, September 18, 2012 by S.

How has the Voting Rights Act of 1965 expanded voting rights?
Tuesday, September 18, 2012 by Vicky

How did the Mayflower Compact create representative government?
Monday, September 17, 2012 by Maria

in a what? government people in the executive branch are also part of the legislative branch?
Monday, September 17, 2012 by michelle

government s1
Despite their difference , the Founding Fathers all agreed that
Friday, September 14, 2012 by Anonymous

This is a summary of my notes from the article: Please read. Now I need help with putting it into a summary paragraph WHEN I FIRST MEET TAMMY DUCKWORTH in her suburban Chicago campaign office, she nearly mows me over with her $4,000 titanium wheelchair as she cruises a narrow ...
Friday, September 14, 2012 by Vicky

On January 1, 2011 you bought a two-year U.S. government bond with a principal (face value) of $1000 and a coupon rate of 6% with coupons paid on December 31, 2011 and December 31, 2012. The principal will be repaid on December 31, 2012. The Consumer Price Index (CPI) was 120 ...
Wednesday, September 12, 2012 by Jerry

social studies
Suppose you wanted to make government more capable of acting to solve the pressing problems of the country. Which would you favor? Why? a. Allow individuals to be appointed to the president’s Cabinet while still serving in Congress. b. Allow the president to dissolve ...
Tuesday, September 11, 2012 by Karissa

a sentence with the words ARTICLE OF CONFEDERATION
Monday, September 10, 2012 by Anonymous

American Government
True or False? About 75 % of those eligible to vote did so in the 2000 presidential election?
Monday, September 10, 2012 by Miranda

social studies
how i identify 5-7 positive and negative benefits of the government systems for canada ?
Sunday, September 9, 2012 by christine

Suppose the U.S government decides that the incomes of dairy farmers should be maintained at a level that allows the traditional family dairy farm to survive. It therefore implements a price floor of $1 per pint by buying surplus milk until the market price is $1 per pint. Use...
Friday, September 7, 2012 by Cecilia

3. A wheelchair ramp is to be rated at 8%, which means that it rises 8 cm for every 100 cm of horizontal distance. The height of the ramp is 35 cm. A.What is the length of this ramp? B.What is the angle this ramp makes with the horizontal? C.To what minimum length should the ...
Thursday, September 6, 2012 by Mr.T

American 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: beween citizens and non-citizens I choose B. I have read and read my text. I'm I on the right track?
Thursday, September 6, 2012 by NeNe

his meaning as his own words impar, and still more conclusively as illustrated by the example in his eye, can amount to no more than this, that where the whole power of one department is exercised by the same hands which possess the whold power of another department , the ...
Wednesday, September 5, 2012 by badubo

social studies
Under the federal system of the Constitution, the States _____. c)retain much of their earlier authority but submit to the ultimate sovereignty of the national government d)have about as much authority as local governments do in unitary systems like Great Britain I NARROWED IT...
Wednesday, September 5, 2012 by molly

To improve its standard of living, a nation’s economy must A. remain stable. B. grow through innovation. C. reach economic equity. D. allow the central government to make economic decisions. Reset Selection
Wednesday, September 5, 2012 by margaret

I am looking for help. I have read this article in the New York Times Several times. It is a lengthy article. It is "A Genratin Hobbled by the soaring cost of college bt Andrew Martin and Andrew Lehran. I cannot figure out the authors purpose or what the main ideas ideas...
Wednesday, September 5, 2012 by Vicky

US history
Tuesday, September 4, 2012 by jack

lang arts
1. Which sentence describes setting? As much as it saddened her, the first thing Nan had to do was leave her beloved family home. Marcy wanted to go to the dance, but Rob’s treatment of her that day gave her second thoughts. Steve was fairly short, with glasses and dark ...
Friday, August 31, 2012 by help

What does the U.S. government use to estimate a person’s body weight status? A. Scale B. Ruler C. Body mass index D. Health related illnesses c?
Thursday, August 30, 2012 by Sam

According to the government’s My Plate program, half of our plate should have? A. Pasta and breads B. Seafood C. Fruits and vegetables D. Protein and desserts a? or c? idk:/
Thursday, August 30, 2012 by Sam

Based upon the government’s research, they recommend that we do what with regard to our intake of dairy? A. Switch to fat-free or low-fat milk B. Drink whole milk C. Avoid dairy if it causes gas D. Eat more ice cream a?
Thursday, August 30, 2012 by Sam

Why is it fitting that Franklin D. Roosevelt formed the Executive office of president?
Wednesday, August 29, 2012 by Bailey

Please check my U.S. Government answers!
1. Political culture refers to (1 point) a set of beliefs about the role of government in society. ~an overall set of values widely shared within a society. how truly "American" someone is. a high degree of homogeneity in political opinions. the wide range of views ...
Tuesday, August 28, 2012 by alana

THe gm of a software company is in the process of constructing a new facility in a country. THe gm has a manager of native origin acting as liaison between the company and government officials. THe new facility requires some permits and licenses. Government officials have ...
Saturday, August 25, 2012 by Lori

home economics
As part of the nation’s recovery from the Great Depression of the 1930s, the banking system was reformed in which of the following ways? A. The government paid off loans for large corporations. B. The Federal Reserve Banks were closed. C. Banks were deregulated by the ...
Wednesday, August 22, 2012 by JC

American Governement
Cite five reasons that Americans should trust the government?
Tuesday, August 21, 2012 by Robin

american government
the right to privacy was instrumental in which decision A roe v wade B.mapp v ohio C. schenck v united states D miranda v arizona
Monday, August 20, 2012 by lisa

american government
__________is the process that determines how a society will be governed A. politics B. pluralism C. elitism D. socialism
Monday, August 20, 2012 by lisa

american government
an example of a policy that aimed chiefly to overcome defacto discrimination is: a. the equal rights admendment B. busing the chieve racial integration in the schools C. the brown v board of education of topeka ruling D. the fourteen amendment
Sunday, August 19, 2012 by jasmine

A socialist believes that wealth should be spread evenly throughout society. What characteristic of socialism is designed to achieve this goal? A. The government controls the centers of economic power. B. Central planners make all decisions about the economy. C. The government...
Saturday, August 18, 2012 by Keisha

Social Studies
At the beginning of World War II, Roosevelt dealt with France A. by supporting the Free French under Charles de Gaulle. B. by seeking an alliance with French Algeria. C. by joining with the British in an assault on North Africa. D. through negotiations with the Vichy ...
Wednesday, August 15, 2012 by Sara

in order to purchase a computer for the student activities office, the freshman class decides to raise 1/3 of the money and the sophomore class decides to raise 1/2 of the money. The student government association agrees to contribute to the rest which amounted to $400.what ...
Tuesday, August 14, 2012 by Quita

ap government
what is confederation ?
Saturday, August 11, 2012 by angela

Write a 350- to 700-word paper on one of the following laws: HIPAA (1996) or EMTALA (1986). Pretend you are a health care manager employed at a small community hospital responsible for educating your staff about HIPAA (1996) or EMTALA (1986). Include the following in your ...
Saturday, August 11, 2012 by Marty Oliver

what does this sentence mean in regular english "The United States Federal Government should substantially increase development of domestic infrastructure." and what is the basic meaning of domestic infrastructure? Tahnk you soo much in advance!!
Thursday, August 9, 2012 by Samantha

Society @ Environment Engineering
Capitalism believe in___________from the government
Friday, August 3, 2012 by Rajan

apush leisler rebellion
James II became King of England in 1685 and New York became a royal colony. James II decreed the formation of the Dominion of New England in 1686 and added the colonies of New York and New Jersey in May 1688, designating New York City as the capital. In late 1688, the Glorious...
Thursday, August 2, 2012 by skye

the following information applies to the market for a particular items in the absence of aunit excise tax. ($4,50,200) ($5,75,175) ($6,100,150) ($7,125,125) ($8,150,100) ($9,175,75) a. according to the informaton above, in the absence of a unit excise tax, what is the market ...
Saturday, July 28, 2012 by joikia

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 I HAVE NO CLUE PLEASE HELP OR GIVE ME HINTS! :$
Saturday, July 28, 2012 by Aya

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
Saturday, July 28, 2012 by Aya Taraf

American Government
The Constitution created a confederate system of government?
Thursday, July 26, 2012 by Isis

American Government
Most amendments have _____. (A.) expanded and clarified the principles embodied in the Constitution B. radically changed and undermined the principles of the Constitution C. been approved just by Congress D. restricted the right to vote
Thursday, July 26, 2012 by Isis

American Government
With which of the following statements would the Founding Fathers have disagreed? A.Government, which exists to regulate the behavior of the people, must itself be regulated. (B.) For the sake of simplicity, all the powers of government should be controlled by one small group ...
Thursday, July 26, 2012 by Isis

readings in world civilization
Kindly please check my answers. Thanks 1. As expressed in your readings, which of these statements best expresses the crucial paradox of the twentieth century? A. Human life is disregarded as nations seek global security. B. War in the name of liberty leads to tyranny. C. ...
Thursday, July 26, 2012 by maria

world literature
In the story" the Background" the type of humor the authors uses is satire. The satire is aimed at two targets: the government and art critics. Choose one of these targets and explain how satire is used to make fun of it. Use examples from the story to support your ...
Wednesday, July 25, 2012 by Shawnda

Government vocab
A. general election B. propaganda C. conventions D. open primary E. soundbite F. interest group G. trade union H. grassroots I. closed primary J. public policy K. nomination L. run-off primary M. lobbying N. blanket primary O. mandate 1.The ____________________ only allows ...
Tuesday, July 24, 2012 by Alex

Thoreau's night in jail for tax deliquency resulted specifically form A.the publication of his work cicvil disobedience B.having moved his place of his residence from concord to walden pond C.a decision to act on his belief that least government was best government D.his ...
Tuesday, July 24, 2012 by Anonymous

A. Westside v. Mergens B. Texas v. Johnson C. Roe v. Wade D. Bethel v. Fraser E. Dennis v. U.S. F. Lemon v. Kurtzman G. Wallace v. Jaffree 1.Established that a woman's reproductive right is guaranteed as part of the right to privacy; set the precedent for all abortion ...
Tuesday, July 24, 2012 by Alex

American Government
Which of the following is an example of indirect lobbying? A. testifying before Congress B. writing speeches and legislation C. grass-roots-led phone calls and e-mail D. contacting White House officials i think its c
Tuesday, July 24, 2012 by Ruqiyah

American Government
What is the task of a party’s chairperson and the party’s national committee between elections? A. create campaign advertisements B. create volunteer opportunities C. break up the central structure of the party D. increase the power of the party I has to be either a ...
Tuesday, July 24, 2012 by Ruqiyah

American Government
How did people vote during colonial times? A. by machine B. by punch cards C. by voice D. by paper ballot I believe its either by paper ballot or voice
Tuesday, July 24, 2012 by Ruqiyah

American Government
Which of the following does not today fit into any of the four categories of minor parties? A. the Know Nothing Party B. the Green Party C. the Bull Moose Progressive Party D. the Communist Party I think its b
Tuesday, July 24, 2012 by Ruqiyah

1)Our federal bureaucracy takes care of the day-to-day business of our government. A) True B) False 2)There are 3 main elements of bureaucracy, which include a hierarchical structure with the president at the top, allowing for most employees to know how to do each other's ...
Sunday, July 22, 2012 by Booker Perry

This case came about because President Marbury refused to honor the last-minute judicial appointments of Pres. Madison. A) True B) False 2. Marbury wanted the courts to issue of writ of mandamus, a court order forcing Jefferson to give him his commission. A) True B) False 3. ...
Saturday, July 21, 2012 by Madi

The Hellenistic period was rooted in Macedon, whose government took the form of a(n): democracy oligarchy hereditary monarchy dictatorship
Saturday, July 21, 2012 by Anonymous

Which of the following is NOT a reason for holding congressional investigations? A) to focus public attention on an important issue B) to oversee the executive branch and its operations C) on executive order from the President D) to gather information i need help
Thursday, July 19, 2012 by Stephanie

what are some drawbacks to the current buearucratic system?
Thursday, July 19, 2012 by melynda

US Government
Why do we have more safeguards for accused criminals than the victims themselves?
Wednesday, July 18, 2012 by alex

How did the role of the federal government change during the Progressive Era of the early 1900s. Include specific progressive legislation, discuss presidents and the enhanced power of the federal I need some help with finding some information and understanding
Wednesday, July 18, 2012 by Katie

US History
1.Which of the following statements about Woodrow Wilson is true? A) He wanted to place strict government controls on corporations. B) He overturned discriminatory laws against African Americans. C) He advocated eliminating the income tax. D) He opposed reforms to the banking ...
Wednesday, July 18, 2012 by victoria

Explain the role of the federal government during the industrialization of the United States during the years after the Civil War to 1900. Be sure to discuss at least three of the following: the railroads, time zones, land grants, Native Americans, Interstate Commerce Act, ...
Tuesday, July 17, 2012 by victoria

Courts issued court orders, or i-j--cti---, to make sure that people of color were allowed to vote.
Monday, July 16, 2012 by tiffany

A government survey conducted to estimate the mean price of houses in a metropolitan area is designed to have a margin of error of $10,000. Pilot studies suggest that the population standard deviation is $70,000. Estimate the minimum sample size needed to estimate the ...
Sunday, July 15, 2012 by Vivian

critical thinking
Could someone double check my answers for me? Thank You! 2.) “Right. George Bush ‘won’ the election in 2000, didn’t he?” the use of quotation marks around “Won” has the effect of a a. Weaseler b. Dysphemism c. downplayer d. rhetorical ...
Friday, July 13, 2012 by Becka

_____ States supported the _____ Plan, which called for a bicameral legislature in which States would be represented according to their population
Thursday, July 12, 2012 by Anonymous

Under the Soviet system the government.. controlled all forms of communication. allowed newspapers to print whatever they wanted. controlled editorials but not the reporting of news. encouraged access to a wide variety of news sources. I think it is either 3 or 4
Tuesday, July 10, 2012 by Kiri

Principles of Management - Strategic Management
please review my answers! 1. which of the following is an example of an internal stakeholder of an organization? A) distributors B) suppliers C) Unions D) Individual Workers It is: D) Individual Workers 2. Two drug companies agree to work together to pool their research and ...
Tuesday, July 10, 2012 by Amanda

Olympic Sports Wear estimates its Annual Federal Income tax as $10,000. It has paid the tax in four installments of $2,500 each. However, at the end of the year, the actual tax amount is $11,200. Therefore, the company needs to pay $1,200 to the government. Instruction: ...
Tuesday, July 10, 2012 by working hard

Principles of Management - Effective Management
Please double check my answers please! 1. a team manager is resolving the conflicts that exist among the members of his team in an organization. this is an example of: a. planning b. organizing c. leading d. controlling answer C 2. a manager at a grocery store is trying to ...
Tuesday, July 10, 2012 by Amanda

Why does Texas have so many special districts, and what are some of the problems associated with them?
Monday, July 9, 2012 by Danielle

american government
is the public vulnerable to exploitation by powerful groups owing to their monoploy over information and why is the public vulnerable
Monday, July 9, 2012 by michelle

american government
the presidency is: a. an extaordinarily strong office with sufficient powers to enable the president to control national policy under virtually all circumstances. b. an inherently weak office in that presidents have almost no capacity to influence the major directions of ...
Friday, July 6, 2012 by cindy

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