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Social studies
Identify which principle of government is expressed in each of the seven excerpts from the Declaration of Independence. Excerpts may express more than one principles.
Wednesday, November 16, 2016 by ????

History
Can Someone Please Tell Me The Answers!!! course picture Modern US History A-1 SOH Course Links  profile picture Joshua Whitmire Unit 2 Test Unit 2: Immigration and Migration > Unit Assessments 1. Why were many Native Americans opposed to settling in reservations? They ...
Wednesday, November 16, 2016 by Josh

social studies
5, which statement best explains how the conflict over tariff of 1828 was resolved The US Supreme Court ruled against the tariff Daniel Webster gav a speech to the Senate and the tariff was repealed South Carolina passed the nullification Act which canceled the tariff outright...
Wednesday, November 16, 2016 by m

American government
How do interest groups typically influence public policy in the judicial branch? A.By paying judges for meetings B. by submitting amiss curiae briefs to the court C. by meeting face to face with legislators D. by contacting the director of public engagement my answer is a
Wednesday, November 16, 2016 by Leslie

American government
The equal protection clause of the fourteenth amendment prohibits states from denying "any person within its jurisdiction the equal protection of the laws." How does the language of the equal protection clause show intention to safeguard all groups civil liberties? please help
Wednesday, November 16, 2016 by Leslie

Government
How many terms can a president serve according to the Constitution? a. one term b. two terms*** c. three terms d. unlimited terms
Tuesday, November 15, 2016 by Alice Keign

Government
Which scenario best illustrates how the power to make treaties in the united states constitution provides for checks and balances among the three branches of government ? A. the president must sign an executive agreement without the senate, but must have approval of the house ...
Tuesday, November 15, 2016 by Alice Keign

World history
How were Native Americans affected by the strategies used by the federal government during western expansion? I need at least three pls. Could one be killing the indians resource(buffalo)
Tuesday, November 15, 2016 by Emma

history
1. Which statement best explains the significance of the signing of the Mayflower Compact? * 5 points A)The colonists swore to survive together or die in North America. B)The colonists agreed to create their own government and to obey its rules. C)The colonists declared their ...
Tuesday, November 15, 2016 by connexus

American Government
1) The Executive Office of the president is commonly called "the president's right arm" because it hosts agencies composed of which of the following? A) congressional leaders from the majority party B) influential members of various political parties C) lobbyists from large ...
Tuesday, November 15, 2016 by Juliet

HISTORY GOVERNMENT CCA
what characteritics do bureaucracies share? check all that apply Formal rules generalization clearly defined goals chain of command elected staff which of the following is part of the executive branch bureaucracy? the president's cabinet the congressional budget office the ...
Tuesday, November 15, 2016 by A.A

civics
Research how your local government works. Briefly explain the process to pass a law (usually called an ordinance or code) in your city or county. To introduce the idea in my city or county, first I would ________________________________________​...
Tuesday, November 15, 2016 by kat

American Government
1) What characteristics do bureaucracies share? Select all that apply. A) formal rules** B) generalized jobs** C) clearly defined goals D) chain of command** E) elected staff 2) Which of the following is part of the executive branch bureaucracy? A) the president's cabinet B) ...
Monday, November 14, 2016 by Juliet

SS
What natural resource attracted other nations to trade with West and Central Africa beginning around AD 750? A. copper B. silver C. gold** D. salt Which of the following is an example of how people have adapted to the environment of West and Central Africa? A. They do not cut ...
Monday, November 14, 2016 by Check please

American Government
I need help on my American Government quiz.. Not looking for answers but for someone to see if mine are right, and if not, to help me out. Thanks! 1. When categorizing the Executive Offices of the President, what can you assume when noting the number of departments devoted to ...
Monday, November 14, 2016 by K

Social Studies
1.What prompted the call to rewrite the Articles of Confederation? A:The desire to win independence by unifying the nation B:The economic downturn caused by the limitations on the central government C:The need to establish a national court system to deal with uprising colonist...
Monday, November 14, 2016 by Help please

Social studies
1, what did Alexis de Tocqueville observe on his visit to the United States that reflected changes that were happening in the country during Jackson's administration A strict divide between rich and poor*** A growing spirit of democracy and equality between classes A ...
Sunday, November 13, 2016 by Amiee

Government
Which of the following statements about congress is not true? a.) in the senate, seniority still plays a role as to who is appointed committee chairpeople b.) in the house, rules on debate are more restrictive than in the senate c.) senators have more committee assignments ...
Saturday, November 12, 2016 by Raichel

Goverment
list the advantages and disadvantages of confederal system of government
Saturday, November 12, 2016 by Angelflora

SS
help me plzz and ill pay you back 3. All of the following acts were imposed on the colonies by the British EXCEPT (1 point) the Tea Act. the Intolerable Acts .the Salt Act.the Stamp Act. 4. South Carolina responded to the Intolerable Acts by __________. (1 point) holding small...
Friday, November 11, 2016 by camil

Social studies homework
What was one reason of the formation of the Democratic Republican Party? Washington's cabinet members wanted to form a new party to strengthen the federal government. Thomas Jefferson's views clashed with those of Alexander Hamilton. The alien and sedition acts outlined the ...
Friday, November 11, 2016 by Cowgirl

American Government
Which statement best explains the oversight function of congressional committees? It protects the president from over​reach by the Senate and the House.​ It is one of the checks the legis​lative branch holds over the execut​ive ...
Thursday, November 10, 2016 by Mr. Smiley

social studies
What was the long-term effect of the Magna Carta? a. A weakening of power of feudal lords. B. The surrender of French territory to English rule. C. The rise of strong trading cities . D. The development of more democratic government? WHAT'S THE ANSWER
Thursday, November 10, 2016 by summer

Government
What constitutes Congress using their impeachment power on a President of the United States (for example, treason, lying under oath, committing a felony, committing a misdemeanor, or something else?)
Thursday, November 10, 2016 by A.Lee

Civics
what does civic mindedness primarily encourage people to do? .to speak their minds about issues honesty .treat other citizens with respect .to pay attention to government affairs .to study the history of the US I don't know this is from connections Academy the civics lesson 13...
Wednesday, November 9, 2016 by dude

American Government
1. How do parties typically ensure the good performance of their candidates? -They dictate how their candidate governs once he or she is in office. -They make sure their candidates are of good character and are qualified for public office. -They petition to have a ...
Wednesday, November 9, 2016 by Becky

social studies
What allowed settlers to establish a colony in Texas? How did the interaction between the settlers in Texas and the Mexican government develop and change over time? How do you think the perspectives of the Texas settlers and the Mexican government would vary? On what things ...
Wednesday, November 9, 2016 by Adlyn

Math
What percent of each selling price is the. 10 cents tax collected by the federal government
Wednesday, November 9, 2016 by Asmelash

American Government
1) Which of the following is a function of the executive branch? A) writing legislation B) administering the law** C) challenging legislation in court D) repealing law 2) Which of the following reasons best explains why Congress enacted the War Powers Resolution in 1973? A) to...
Tuesday, November 8, 2016 by Juliet

American Government
What factors influence landmarkers decision to limit the president to two terms via the twenty second amendment? Select all that apply. 1. Franklin Roosevelt ran for and won a third term. 2. George Washington established precedent as a two term President. 3. They felt more ...
Tuesday, November 8, 2016 by Shiina

CHECK MY ANSWERS American Government
CHECK my answers. they are all below 1. Which of the following represents one of Congress’s electoral powers? (1 point) The Senate elects a president if the House cannot reach a consensus on a candidate. The House elects a president if no candidate receives a majority of ...
Tuesday, November 8, 2016 by Anonymous

American Government
6. What is the only official role of the vice president? A. Lead the national committee on the president's party. B. Organize presidential commissions. C. Preside over the Senate. D. Vote in case of a tie in the Supreme Court. 7. What best describes a faithless elector? A. An ...
Tuesday, November 8, 2016 by Hannah

American Government
How are the presidents executive powers of clemency an example of checks and balances? a. clemency can overturn federal court decisions*** b. clemency can employ congress to stop the federal courts c. clemency can influence the way the federal courts will rule on a case d. ...
Monday, November 7, 2016 by Alice Keign

American Government
Which of the following reasons best explains why congress enacted the war powers resolution in 1973? a. to grant the president unrestricted authority to send troops abroad b. to allow the president unlimited war powers c. funding for the military d. to limit the president's ...
Monday, November 7, 2016 by Alice Keign

American Government
How do executive agreements differ from treaties? a. the senate ratifies treaties that were executive agreements from the previous administration b. a treaty requires approval by the senate an executive agreement does not*** c. executive agreements are valid across ...
Monday, November 7, 2016 by Alice Keign

American Government
Which of the following is a function of the executive branch? a. writing legislation b. administering the law*** c. challenging legislation in court d. repealing the law
Monday, November 7, 2016 by Alice Keign

American Government
What kind of primary does the following scenario describe? A candidate competes in a state’s presidential primary and wins 26 percent of the popular vote. Twenty­six percent of the state’s delegates are officially pledged to vote for that candidate at the national party ...
Monday, November 7, 2016 by Alice Keign

American Government
What is the only official role of the vice president? lead the national committee on the president’s party organize presidential commissions preside over the Senate*** vote in case of a tie in the Supreme Court
Monday, November 7, 2016 by Alice Keign

American Government
What best describes a faithless elector? an elector who cheated to become an elector an elector who fails to vote an elector who votes for a non­Christian an elector who does not vote for the person who won the state's popular vote***
Monday, November 7, 2016 by Alice Keign

American Government
Which is a constitutional qualification to be president? college educated experience in another political field military experience natural-born citizen of the United States***
Monday, November 7, 2016 by Alice Keign

American Government
Which president broke the two ­term tradition by running for a third term in 1940? Dwight Eisenhower Herbert Hoover Franklin Roosevelt*** Harry Truman
Monday, November 7, 2016 by Alice Keign

American Government
Who counts the Electoral College vote? House of Representatives*** Senate state legislatures Supreme Court
Monday, November 7, 2016 by Alice Keign

American Government
What official becomes president if the president and vice president died at the same time? A. Chief Justice. B. President pro tempore of the Senate. C. Secretary of State. D. Speaker of the House of Representatives.***
Monday, November 7, 2016 by Alice Keign

American Government
"...in the shadow of the Old State Capitol, where Lincoln once called on a divided house to stand together, where common hopes and common dreams still live, I stand before you today to announce my candidacy for President of the United States. I recognize there is a certain ...
Monday, November 7, 2016 by Alice Keign

American Government
"In politics, a political party acts as a 'bonding agent' to ensure the good performance of it's candidates and elected officeholders." USE THE QUOTATION TO ANSWER THE QUESTION 1. How do parties typically ensure the good performance of their candidates? A. They dictate how ...
Monday, November 7, 2016 by Alice Keign

American Government
1) Which of the following would be most likely to occur if there were no nominating step in American electoral politics? A) Many people would run and the best, most qualified candidate would win. B) Many people would run and the winner would be elected with a relatively small ...
Monday, November 7, 2016 by Juliet

Social Studies
Identify central issues explain why the pilgrims government came about and why it's existence was important
Monday, November 7, 2016 by HilaryTrumption

English
roxie 1. Choose the answer that best matches the word in italics. Use context clues to determine the meaning of the word, if necessary. The decorations were reminiscent of autumn leaves. (1 point) leftovers made reminders symbolic 2. Choose the answer that best matches the ...
Monday, November 7, 2016 by PLEASE HELP

American government
Name the two factors that give federal courts jurisdiction over a case?
Monday, November 7, 2016 by Me

American Government
"In politics, a political party acts as a 'bonding agent' to ensure the good performance of it's candidates and elected officeholders." USE THE QUOTATION TO ANSWER THE QUESTION 1. How do parties typically ensure the good performance of their candidates? A. They dictate how ...
Monday, November 7, 2016 by Ashley

Government
How did those associated with WikiLeaks view Snowden's actions? h t t p : // w w w . business insider . co m / edward- snowden-and -wikileaks - 2014 -1 I was confused after reading this article. Could someone help me briefly summarize ***HOW DID THOSE ASSOCIATED WITH WIKILEAKS...
Sunday, November 6, 2016 by Donna

Government
1.) How do US government officials, and then individuals like Edward Snowden and those associated with WikiLeaks view Snowden’s actions differently? Why 2.) How has the U.S relationship with Russia been affected by their decision to grant Snowden asylum, especially ...
Friday, November 4, 2016 by Donna

American Government
What is the main controversy over citizen requirement for the presidency? A. whether a person is a "natural born citizen". B. whether a person with dual citizenship can be president. C. whether an undocumented citizen can be president. D. whether a person born outside of the ...
Friday, November 4, 2016 by Savanna

Government and politics
Explain 2 enumerated powers of the president and 2 enumerated powers of congress
Thursday, November 3, 2016 by Alyssa

Government and politics
How does making laws to the people make it easjer? THe elastic clause
Thursday, November 3, 2016 by Alyssa

Government and politics
In what way do other branches and the public influence the bureaucracy? I need 3 paragraphs
Thursday, November 3, 2016 by Alyssa

Social studies PLEASE HELP CHECK MY ANSWERS PLEASE
please check my answer I need to get a good grade on this. 1.What did Alexis de Tocqueville observe on his visit to the United States that reflected changes that were happening in the country during Jackson's administration? a.a strict divide between rich and poor b. a growing...
Thursday, November 3, 2016 by Jimmy steve

American Government
How have NATO's operations changed over time ? A.) NATO only directs peacekeeping measures now B.) NATO no longer defends Western Europe C.) NATO has fewer member countries now than when it began D.) NATO's activities now include crisis management and peacekeeping Which of the...
Wednesday, November 2, 2016 by Taylor

Government
How does the 3 branches of government influence the bureaucracy?
Wednesday, November 2, 2016 by Alyssa

American Gov.
In holt vs hobbs what did the supreme court use as a basis for its decision? a. Holt was not a member of a recognized religion. b. the government was preventing Holt from practicing his religion. c. The prison had a compelling interest in facilitating prisoner identification ...
Wednesday, November 2, 2016 by Mike

history
1. Which of the following is necessary to propose a new amendment to the Constitution? (1 point) approval by a popular vote held in every state approval by two­thirds of the House and Senate approval by three quarters of the House and Senate approval by the legislatures in ...
Wednesday, November 2, 2016 by CHECK MY ANSWERS PLEAAAAAASSSSSSSSEEEEEEEE

geography
In 1979, iran's secular government was overthrown during the ? A. Arab-Israeli war B. islamic revolution C. communist revolution D. ottoman empire I honestly have no clue! Thanks!
Wednesday, November 2, 2016 by Kacie

Social Studies 7 Pls CoRRect Mee
how did the Seminole react differently from the Choctaw when the united states government wanted them to move west? They held out for a higher payment for their land before agreeing to move they suffered sickness and death along the "trail of tears' *** they agreed to become ...
Wednesday, November 2, 2016 by Marry Hernandez

SS CHECK
2. What is the purpose of the separation of powers? A) to keep ordinary citizens involved in politics B) to prevent any branch from dominating the government C) to distribute work between state and federal levels of government D) to ensure that every president is supported by ...
Wednesday, November 2, 2016 by Katie

SS Check Work
Asha lives in a nation that has a legislature and a prime minister. Citizens in her country vote in elections to elect their legislative representatives. Then parliament appoints the prime minister. 1. Does Asha's nation have a limited or an unlimited government? A) limited, ...
Wednesday, November 2, 2016 by Katie

SS Check Answers
1. What value in American identity is most fundamental to the U.S. political system? A. indivual rights B. social conformity C. national security D. freedom from rule 2. Why was the Voting Rights Act of 1965 necessary A. Each citezen must be ruled by the same laws. B. Each ...
Wednesday, November 2, 2016 by Katie

SOCIAL STUDIES HELP
Asha lives in a nation that has a legislature and a prime minister. Citizens in her country vote in elections to elect their legislative representatives. Then parliament appoints the prime minister. 1. Does Asha's nation have a limited or an unlimited government? A) limited, ...
Wednesday, November 2, 2016 by Katie

american goverment check answers
6.  In January 2013, the United S​tates officially recognized the gove​rnment of Somalia for the first time since 1991. Which of th​e following is one reason for this​ action? (1 point) to show that the U.S. believes ...
Tuesday, November 1, 2016 by Anonymous

american government
true or false: the most important source of political values in the united states is probably the family
Tuesday, November 1, 2016 by sandra

American government
I'm writing a paper explaining how the constitution and its european influences support our modern ideas about american citizenship and the rights and responsibilities of being a citizen Can someone help me like give me some ideas I'm stuck on this paper :/
Tuesday, November 1, 2016 by Taylor

American government
I really need help with these questions:( if anyone can I'd really appreciate it How have NATO's operations changed over time ? A.) NATO only directs peacekeeping measures now B.) NATO no longer defends Western Europe C.) NATO has fewer member countries now than when it began ...
Tuesday, November 1, 2016 by Taylor

history
1: Asha lives in a nation that has a legislature and a prime minister. Citizens in her country vote in elections to elect their legislative representatives. Then parliament appoints the prime minister. Does Asha's nation have a limited or an unlimited government? - limited, ...
Tuesday, November 1, 2016 by el chapo

social studies
which two of the following characteristics are necessary for a state to exist? territory** judiciary sovereignty constitution federal system organized government** separation of power
Tuesday, November 1, 2016 by cat

social studies
1.  How did Washington handle the​war between Britain and France?  ​(1 point) The U.S. formed an alliance with F​rance to fight against Britain. The U.S. formed an alliance with B​ritain to fight against France. The U...
Tuesday, November 1, 2016 by alex

social studies
Asha lives in a nation that has a legislature and a prime minister. Citizens in her country vote in elections to elect their legislative representatives. Then parliament appoints the prime minister. 1: Does Asha's nation have a limited or an unlimited government? - Limited, ...
Tuesday, November 1, 2016 by cat

HELP HISTORY
why is the president allowed to appropriate government money in times of disaster? (im not sure of the answer) A) He an gaurantee the government loans to disaster areas B)He can react to emergencies more quickly than congress C)he dos not have the authority to declare federal ...
Tuesday, November 1, 2016 by A.A

History
What is the main reason some people believe there should not be any limits on presidential terms? A. There should be a monarch instead of a president. B. The people should decide how long a president can serve in a democracy.<<<<< C. Presidents get better with ...
Monday, October 31, 2016 by Sami

social studies
What is the main idea?: The Persian Gulf War, or Operation Desert Storm, was waged in early 1991 between Iraq and a coalition of thirty-nine nations organized by the Unites States and the United Nations. Leading the coalition were the U.S., France, Great Britain, Egypt, Syria...
Monday, October 31, 2016 by Caitlyn

Government
How do party whips influence legislation?? Please help!!
Monday, October 31, 2016 by Dani

ECONOMICS
A REPORT ON WHY THE GOVERNMENT OWNS AND CONTROLS ONLY 30% OF THE RESOURCES IN MIXED ECONOMIC SYSTEM
Sunday, October 30, 2016 by NELSON

Government
Labor group: Student labor union (I am in the labor group!) Employer group: Administration of school _____________________________________ Directions: negotiate the student/admin contract (Some of these points from a realistic standpoint I wouldn't agree with but for this ...
Friday, October 28, 2016 by Dina

World History
4. How are Hindu beliefs related to the caste system in India? A Hindus reject the caste system, offering the hope of nirvana to all. B The caste system is the foundation of Hinduism. C Hinduism urges people to move out of their castes.*** D To Hindus, all existence is ranked...
Friday, October 28, 2016 by HELP

World History
Please Check These And Let Me Know If They Are Right! 1. In what epic poem does the god Krishna teach a prince about duty? A. Bhagavad-Gita*** B Epic of Gilgamesh C Ramayana D Vedas Which religion considers the epic poem about Krishna one of the most important texts? A ...
Friday, October 28, 2016 by HELP

Social Studies
What natural resource attracted other nations to trade with West and Central Africa beginning around AD 750? A. copper B. silver C. gold** D. salt Which of the following is an example of how people have adapted to the environment of West and Central Africa? A. They do not cut ...
Friday, October 28, 2016 by Anonymous

Social Studies
What natural resource attracted other nations to trade with West and Central Africa beginning around AD 750? A. copper B. silver C. gold** D. salt Which of the following is an example of how people have adapted to the environment of West and Central Africa? A. They do not cut ...
Friday, October 28, 2016 by Anonymous

Social Studies
What was the unanswered question of the Nullification Crisis A). does the federal government have absolute power to place traffic as goods? B). does the state have the right to mullfiy other states laws? C). Does the fedrl government or do the states have greater rights and ...
Friday, October 28, 2016 by Izzie

History
Which of these groups are most likely to be concerned about the bank of the US? Ordinary laboures** International businessMen People in favor of states rights Those in favor of a strong central government
Thursday, October 27, 2016 by Help_me!!!

History
With which other reform leader did W.E.B. Dubois most agree about fighting social injustice? A:Booker T. Washington B:William Jennings Bryan C:Susan B. Anthony*** The Populist Party lost in large in part as a result of? A:Their refusal to endorse William Jennings Bryan B:Their...
Thursday, October 27, 2016 by Marylyn

AP environmental science
To raise funds to meet its annual budget, a state government is debating whether to sell a large section of public forest to a logging company. Evaluate this plan in terms of two ecosystem services that the state might gain and two services the state might lose if the forest ...
Thursday, October 27, 2016 by help meeee :0

history
1.What is a definition of citizenship? A.having been born in a country B.being a full and equal member of a nation C.having pledged to respect and support a government's values D.fulfilling all the responsibilities and having all the rights of living in a society 2.Why do ...
Thursday, October 27, 2016 by love help

SOCIAL STUDIES HELPP
why did many Americans feel that the result of the 1824 election was fraudulent New laws were enacted requiring voting men to own property so many lost their right to vote this resulted in a very low turn out of voters Because no one received a majority of votes the house of ...
Wednesday, October 26, 2016 by jaden

Social Studies
Our government is divided into three of these.....what
Wednesday, October 26, 2016 by Rayleigh Dorris

Help on Social Studies please!
Part A: What is the basic independent unit of world politics? a. country b. province c. nation *** d. organization Part B: Which of the following groups is an example of the basic unit you selected in the previous question? a. people who share a common language b. people who ...
Wednesday, October 26, 2016 by Eva

Social Studies
Why did Jefferson oppose Hamilton's plan for creating a national bank? Select all that apply. A) He argued that Congress did not have the constitutional power to establish it.*** B) He felt that there would be no way to effectively run a national banking system. C) He believed...
Wednesday, October 26, 2016 by Kaleb

Government
Which of the following is a true statement about the power of congress? A. Congress may overrule the bill of rights B. Congress may pass any law necessary and proper to carry out it enumerated powers C. Congress may overrule decisions by federal judges D. Congress may override...
Wednesday, October 26, 2016 by Mila

african american history
On what basis were African Americans petitioning the government? 3) What impact did the Revolutionary Period have on African American aspirations for freedom?
Tuesday, October 25, 2016 by tgradxuy

social studies grade 8
1)Why were the Acadians evicted from Canada? A) they had entered the country illegally. B) they sold guns to the Indians to use against the British. C) the openly opposed the British in the French and Indian War. D) they refused to take an oath of allegiance to the British ...
Tuesday, October 25, 2016 by a person please I need help

American government
Explain why a president might make an executive agreement rather than negotiate a formal treaty.
Tuesday, October 25, 2016 by Me

American government
Why did the office of Vice President become more important with the more responsibility as the twentieth century progressed?
Tuesday, October 25, 2016 by Me

Language Arts
Please help me with these questions and answer them all if you can. The electoral college determine who becomes president and vice president. each state is given two votes in the college, as well as extra seats based on the states population. what is the purpose of the ...
Tuesday, October 25, 2016 by Anonymous

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