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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 ...

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 ...

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...

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 ...

Goverment
list the advantages and disadvantages of confederal system of government

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...

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 ...

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 ...

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

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?)

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...

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 ...

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 ...

Math
What percent of each selling price is the. 10 cents tax collected by the federal government

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...

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 ...

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 ...

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 ...

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. ...

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 ...

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 ...

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

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 ...

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

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***

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***

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

American Government
Who counts the Electoral College vote? House of Representatives*** Senate state legislatures Supreme Court

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.***

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 ...

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 ...

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 ...

Social Studies
Identify central issues explain why the pilgrims government came about and why it's existence was important

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 ...

American government
Name the two factors that give federal courts jurisdiction over a case?

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 ...

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...

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 ...

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 ...

Government and politics
Explain 2 enumerated powers of the president and 2 enumerated powers of congress

Government and politics
How does making laws to the people make it easjer? THe elastic clause

Government and politics
In what way do other branches and the public influence the bureaucracy? I need 3 paragraphs

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...

Government
How does the 3 branches of government influence the bureaucracy?

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 ...

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 ...

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!

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 ...

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 ...

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, ...

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 ...

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, ...

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 ...

american government
true or false: the most important source of political values in the united states is probably the family

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 :/

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 ...

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, ...

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

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...

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, ...

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 ...

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 ...

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...

Government
How do party whips influence legislation?? Please help!!

ECONOMICS
A REPORT ON WHY THE GOVERNMENT OWNS AND CONTROLS ONLY 30% OF THE RESOURCES IN MIXED ECONOMIC SYSTEM

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 ...

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...

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 ...

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 ...

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 ...

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

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...

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 ...

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 ...

Social Studies
Our government is divided into three of these.....what

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 ...

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...

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?

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 ...

American government
Explain why a president might make an executive agreement rather than negotiate a formal treaty.

American government
Why did the office of Vice President become more important with the more responsibility as the twentieth century progressed?

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 ...

SS Help
The US Constitution calls for how many branches of government? Two Three** Four Five

econmics
below are my answers to the following multplile choice questions, please check and correct me if im wrong, thanks :) 1. Which type of firm is more likely to have its board of directors composed of people from many different nations? Select one: A. Exporter B. Purely domestic C...

American Government
Give at least two reasons why the Articles of Confederation were inadequate to meet the needs of the time.

History
How did George Mason influence the creation of Bill of Rights? A.He refused to sign the United States Constitution. B.He encouraged others to opposed the ratification of the Constitution. C.He assembled a anti-federalist convention in Virginia to discuss the matter. D.He wrote...

Government
What are 10 ways to increase voter turnout in the United States? If possible, rovide justification for each one because some of the turnouts are unclear...

History
In what way was the government of ancient Athens different from that of the United States? A. Athens was direct democracy in which citizens voted on laws themselves B. Athens was an oligarchy ruled by the wealthy members of the council of 5 hundred. C. Athens was a republic in...

Government
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 parliaments appoints the prime minister. 1. Explain why a student would chose "limited, because not everyone serves in...

History
1. What significant effect did the Treaty of Paris, signed after the French and Indian War, have on France? France had to withdraw to its empire in Central and South America. France had to allow the British to claim and settle the Ohio Valley. France lost its claim to the ...

Check my answers
1. Why was capturing Quebec so important to the British during the French and Indian War? (1 point) By gaining control of Quebec, the British could increase financial and military support from the colonists. By gaining control of Quebec, the British would disrupt French ...

Social Studies
4. Favoring the idea of national regulation of trade between states would be an example of which political party's stance listed in the chart? (1 point) the Federalist Party’s belief in a strong central government the Democratic Republican’s support for strict ...

SOCIAL STUDIES
1. Which activity is part of both private and civic life? (1 point) learning about politics •• voting for a candidate going to sports games working at a bookshop 2. Why are elections necessary for good governance? (1 point) Elected officials can be fired at any time. ...

History
the georgia constitution of 1777 stated that each county in georgia should have a school paid for with_____. slave labor federal government funds state government funds*** tobacco taxes

Social Studies
1.Why Was Stephen Austin able to establish a colony in mexican territory. A.The Mexican Government gave him a land grant B.He Claimed the land for Himself C.The U.S. government gave him an Exemption D.The local farmers were generous

English
Please help to understand this assignment. Like sections, introduction and subheadings. Ideas. How should I start with the subheadings/sections? First introduction and overview? Thank you! Building Communities: Do a situational analysis of the police department in the city ...

history
1. Why was capturing Quebec so important to the British during the French and Indian War? (1 point) By gaining control of Quebec, the British could increase financial and military support from the colonists. By gaining control of Quebec, the British would disrupt French ...

HISTORY HELP
which of the following does congress have the authority to do based upon the constitution ? A)Tax church services B)Regulate local tax C) regulate shipping licenses or vessels operating on rivers between D)tax the sale and consumption of oranges exported to europe from the ...

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7 world history questions. My answers are: 11.D 12.D 13.B 14.A 15.C 16.C 17.B answers are also posted at the end of this. 11. Identify which fact about the amendment process best supports this quotation from the textbook. The formal amendment process emphasizes the federal ...

SOCIAL STUDIES CHECK ANSWER
In what way did the Alien and Sedition Acts change the authority of the federal government? A. The acts limited the amount of power delegated to each branch of government. B. The acts redefined the powers of the legislative branch C.The acts clarified the role of the Supreme ...

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