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December 9, 2016

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Recent Homework Questions About Government

Social Studies
Why did the Pilgrims' government come about and why was its existence important. I know this has to do with the Mayflower Compact and was a formal method to establish systematic order among the Pilgrims but not sure why it came about and the importance.
Thursday, September 8, 2016 by Tiffany

Social Studies (check my answers)
1. How can a free pass hold the government accountable? A. Hosting opinion panels B. Offering prior restraint C. Accessing classified information D. Summarizing government actions*** 2. Which news stories have the most direct influence on the political process? Select all that...
Thursday, September 8, 2016 by FluttershyK

ancient history
I had an exam last week and I couldn't answer this question: What was economic and social status of poets in Ancient Greece in different time periods (under aristocratic, tyrannic and democratic government). I was searching the internet and mostly studied from Whithmarsh ...
Thursday, September 8, 2016 by Evalon

Government
Please check my answer~ What is the key difference between a federal government and a confederate government? A.In a federal government, local governments have the most power. In a confederate government, a central government has the most power. B.In a confederate government ...
Thursday, September 8, 2016 by Mara

Check my answers in history PLZ
Who is "they" referred to in the following quotation? They also established a number system based on six, dividing the hour into 60 minutes and the circle into 360 degrees, as we still do today. A)The Akkadians B)The Sumerians* C)The Babylonians D)The Assyrians 2. ...
Wednesday, September 7, 2016 by Nintendon't

social studies (check my answers )
Which government representative is generally the most accessible to general public? mayor**** congressperson state representative federal department head
Wednesday, September 7, 2016 by FluttershyK

social studies (check my answers)
What is the main goal of political rallies? to publically violate unjust laws to express a specific viewpoint to the government**** to pressure other citizens into changing their opinions to create support for a candidate running for party leadership
Wednesday, September 7, 2016 by FluttershyK

Social Studies
Which of the following statements best describes a federal system of government? Independent states form an alliance and give up clearly defined and limited powers to a national government. The national government holds all power, creating and abolishing local governments as ...
Wednesday, September 7, 2016 by Mr. Tank

Check My Questions World History
2. What is one way that Darius united the Persian empire? *He personally oversaw every branch of the Persian government. 3. Why is Hammurabi's Code a great Babylonian achievement? *It established laws that created peace and stability. 6. Which of the following from ancient...
Wednesday, September 7, 2016 by Nintendon't

History
Please check my answers please. Thank you! 1. The U.S. economy is a free enterprise system. True* False 2. Work you do for pay is called a _____. service industry diverse workforce job* volunteer job 3. When there are many people seeking the same job, this is known as a _____ ...
Wednesday, September 7, 2016 by Anonymous

social studies
what was the main belief of Englishment thinkers? A. that government power should be limited B.that a republic was the best form of government C.that the use of reason was vital to improving society D. that a government should be storng enough to carry out its duties.
Wednesday, September 7, 2016 by em:)

Social Studies
1.How was the government outlines in the Fundamental orders of Connecticut (FOC) different from the Government in Massachusetts? Select all that apply. A. The FOC gave the vote to all men who were property owners.*** B. The FOC limited the governor's power which expanded ...
Tuesday, September 6, 2016 by Skylar

Government
According to the preamble to the Declaration, what is Jefferson’s aim in writing the Declaration?
Tuesday, September 6, 2016 by Amy

American Government
why does federalism create tension between state and national governments? A.) Both national and state governments share power. B.) state and local governments have no support from national government C.) states are not able to work with each other D.) the national government ...
Sunday, September 4, 2016 by Taylor

Government
which of the following is an example of the principle of checks and balances? A)President can veto an act of congress. B)Members of congress have the power to raise their own salaries C)Federal courts have the power to hear cases involving federal law D)President can appoint ...
Friday, September 2, 2016 by Fred

Social studies
The colony Lord Baltimore established in Maryland encouraged Land grants for every settler A role for colonists in government Religious freedom for Roman Catholic •• The settlement of wealthy people In the Massachusetts bay colony the right to vote was expanded to ...
Thursday, September 1, 2016 by Toni

science
A(n) ____________ is a legal document issued by a government that gives an inventor exclusive rights to make, use, or sell an invention for a limited time.
Thursday, September 1, 2016 by U dont know me

History
Why US government believed it was necessary to place Japanese americans in internment camps?
Thursday, September 1, 2016 by Anonymous

american history
1. What was the main reason that early settlers gradually spread across the Americas? (1 point) They were constantly under attack from neighboring tribes. They often relocated to find more favorable farming conditions. They traveled far and wide to trade **their goods with ...
Thursday, September 1, 2016 by helpppp

American government
How does the 10th amendment shown below demonstrate a constitutional provision for limiting government? The powers not delegated to the United States by the Constitution, nor prohibited by it to the states, are reserved to the states respectively, or to the people. A.) It ...
Thursday, September 1, 2016 by Taylor

American government
1.) Which of the following is true about the formal amendment process for the Constitution? A.) Any citizen may propose an amendment. B.) only Congress may propose an amendment. C.) both houses of Congress must pass a resolution to propose an amendment. D.) the president can ...
Thursday, September 1, 2016 by Taylor

social studies
ya'll i realy need ur help on this quiz my dad is gonna kill me if i don't pass. and it is sooooooo over due 1. which of the following is true about the formal amendment process for the constitution. >any citizen may propose an amendment >only congress may ...
Wednesday, August 31, 2016 by Eagle Man

SS plz help thx i appreciate it
1. Why does scarcity exist? Producers need scarcity to set prices. Wants are always greater than resources. Economic institutions control most money. No country can make all the goods it needs.*** 2. Which of these is an example of a capital resource? workers*** iron ore ...
Tuesday, August 30, 2016 by Maria=)

Social study
What is the key difference between a federal government and a confederate goverment
Monday, August 29, 2016 by Nyomie

Social studies
Which form of government gives independent rights and policy making decisions to smaller regions of the country which cannot be overridden by the main government
Thursday, August 25, 2016 by Riley

Social Studies (Check Answers) Last Time
14. How does the constitution reflect the principle of popular sovereignty? A) by limiting the amount of power of the government**** B) by placing protections on the civil rights of the nations citizens C) by implementing safeguards against the abuse of power D) by allowing ...
Thursday, August 25, 2016 by UltimateSpideyGuy

Social Studies (Check Answers)
7. How did the great compromise settle the problem of representation in congress? A) it allowed all states to have equal numbers of representatives in congress**** B) it gave each state two senators and a number of representatives based on population C) it gave each state two ...
Thursday, August 25, 2016 by UltimateSpideyGuy

Social Studies (Check Answers)
1. "Under the articles, each state sent one delegate to congress. Thus each state, no matter it's size or population had one vote. Congress did have the power to declare war. It could appoint military officers, coin money and operate post offices. It was also ...
Thursday, August 25, 2016 by UltimateSpideyGuy

World history.
Jerichos status as the first city with a wall indicates that a. it was the first city built in during the old stone age b. it was the first time concrete was used as a building material c. it had a government that could organize construction projects d. it was the first time a...
Thursday, August 25, 2016 by Anonymous

American government
What are powers of the U.S. government that are named and listed in the Constitution called? A.expressed powers B.implied powers C.inherent powers D.prohibited powers
Thursday, August 25, 2016 by Kidthelearner

7th grade Social Studies
Use the passages below to answer questions 3-4. "...it is much safer to be feared than loved, when, of the two, either must be dispensed with. Because this is to be asserted in general of men, that they are ungrateful...false, cowardly..." -Niccolo Machiavelli, The ...
Wednesday, August 24, 2016 by Lily

American government
Which of the following accurately summarizes the different purposes of the First and the Second Continental Congresses? A.The First Continental Congress was held to write new laws for the colonies, while the Second Continental Congress implemented those laws. B.The First ...
Tuesday, August 23, 2016 by Kidthelearner

American government
Which of the following is an advantage of a presidential government? A.The president is elected independently of the B.The president is part of the legislative branch of government. C.A system of checks and balances increases legislative power. D.A system of checks and ...
Tuesday, August 23, 2016 by Kidthelearner

Social studies
3) which of the following is an advantage of a presidential government? A) the president is elected independently of the legislature B) the president is part of the leg. Branch of government. C) a system of checks and balances increases legislative power. D) a system of checks...
Tuesday, August 23, 2016 by Sam

Social Studies
Can someone check my responses please? I want to make sure I'm correct before submitting. The * is my response 1. How does the Pledge of Allegiance to the flag of the United States reflect the concept of natural rights? A. The Pledge of Allegiance includes the phrase "...
Monday, August 22, 2016 by Serena

American Government
What issue did the great compromise address? A. congressional representation B. election of the president C. membership of the supreme court D. relationship of the states to each other my best answer is A.
Monday, August 22, 2016 by leslie

American government
The U.S. government is divided into three branches. What is this an example of? A. Separation of power*** B. Federalism C. Confederate system D. Interpretation
Monday, August 22, 2016 by Kidthegamer

American Government
Which is an example of a power of the legislature? A.nominate ambassadors B.regulate commerce C. find a law unconstitutional*** D. find a law unconstitutional
Monday, August 22, 2016 by Kidthegamer

american government
why did the founding fathers think it necessary to create the articles of confederation ? A. to establish a monarchy to replace the british king B. to establish thirteen different governments with no central government C. to make peace with the british empire D. to establish a...
Monday, August 22, 2016 by leslie

American government
why did the founding fathers think it necessary to create the articles of confederation ? A. to establish a monarchy to replace the british king B. to establish thirteen different governments with no central government C. to make peace with the british empire D. to establish a...
Monday, August 22, 2016 by leslie

american Government
what is the main weakness of the articles of confederation? A. congress could not provide for a national defense B. powers given to the central or national government were limited C. states had no way to settle disputes D. states had to relinquish their sovereignty my best ...
Sunday, August 21, 2016 by leslie

American Government
what entity was given power by the articles of confederation? A. the president B. a bicameral legislature C. a unicameral legislature D. no entity My best answer is D is that correct
Sunday, August 21, 2016 by leslie

SS
Why did Thomas Paine write pamphlet 1. To support conquering the Native Americans***this one? 2. To argue that more land should go to France and Spain 3. To show that loyalty to the monarchy was wrong 4. To pledge his loyalty to the British government i'm not sure but I ...
Saturday, August 20, 2016 by Kaitlin

government
what states supported the new jersey plan
Friday, August 19, 2016 by Anonymous

American Government
what did Thomas Jefferson mean by the phrase all men are created equal? A. all citizens should be treated by the same law B. the intelligence of all persons is about the same C. wealth should be divided up so all persons have the same D. women are not as important to societies...
Friday, August 19, 2016 by leslie

american government
which statement best describes the views stated in thomas paine’s common sense? A. citizens have the right to petition the government B. colonial government need a stronger system of courts C. colonies should declare their independence from Britain D. kings should dismiss...
Friday, August 19, 2016 by leslie

American Government
which of these documents makes the most explicit reference to "unalienable rights" A. code of hammurabi B. petition of right C. thomas hobbes's leviathan D. declaration of independence My best answer is D is that correct
Friday, August 19, 2016 by leslie

American Government
which of the following is a democratic concept evident in this excerpt? That to secure these right, governments are instituted among men, deriving their just powers from the consent of the governed,... -the unanimous declaration of the thirteen states of american A. division ...
Friday, August 19, 2016 by leslie

American Government
To what concept does this excerpt refer? "whenever any Form of Government becomes destructive of these ends, it is the Right of the People to alter or to abolish it, and to institute new Government, laying its foundation on such principles and organizing its powers in ...
Friday, August 19, 2016 by leslie

American government
According to the declaration of independence how do governments get their just power? A. from the authority of the early family B. from the consent of the governed C. from the right of conquest D. from the right of inheritance My best answer is B is that correct
Friday, August 19, 2016 by leslie

Social Studies (check answers)
1. Which of the following was one way the constitution attempted to reconcile a weakness of the articles of confederation? A) the constitution gave more power to the states**** B) the constitution provided a more centralized government C) all enslaved African Americans would ...
Friday, August 19, 2016 by TomHolland

check my work
1. Which of the following events happened last? (1 point) the Stamp Act the Intolerable Acts the establishment of the first British colony in the New World the Writs of Assista 2. What is a legitimate government? (1 point) one in which government leaders obtain and keep power ...
Friday, August 19, 2016 by kate

Social Studies check my answers
1 which of the following is true of a parliamentary system of a government but not of a presidential system? the government is nnot regulated by a constitution the judicial ranch is part of an unelected senate the legislative assembly is determined by a national election the ...
Friday, August 19, 2016 by FluttershyK22

American government
how does the pledge of allegiance to the flag of the united states reflect the concept of natural rights? A. the pledge of allegiance includes the phrase "under god" B. the pledge of allegiance recognizes the united states as a republic C. the pledge of allegiance ...
Friday, August 19, 2016 by leslie

American government
which of the following was one compromise related to the declaration of independence that was agreed to by the delegates to the second continental congress? A. language condemning he slave trade was removed B. language criticizing the english people was strengthened C. a list ...
Friday, August 19, 2016 by leslie

Social Studies
Which of the following characteristics of all states are also shared by the United States? Select all that apply. (4 correct answers) 1- Open Borders 2- Government 3- Population 4- Sovereignty 5- Territory 6- Universal Rights *My best answer: 3, 4, 5, 6 PLEASE HELP
Friday, August 19, 2016 by G-Eazy

check my work
3. Which of the following is an advantage of a presidential government? (1 point) The president is elected independently of the legislature. The president is part of the legislative branch of government. A system of checks and balances increases legislative power. A system of ...
Friday, August 19, 2016 by kate

American government
how does the pledge of allegiance to the flag of the united states reflect the concept of natural rights? A. the pledge of allegiance includes the phrase "under god" B. the pledge of allegiance recognizes the united states as a republic C. the pledge of allegiance ...
Thursday, August 18, 2016 by leslie

government
We hold these truths to be self-evident, that all men are created equal, that they are endowed by their Creator with certain unalienable Rights, that among these are Life, Liberty and the pursuit of Happiness. — That to secure these rights, Governments are instituted ...
Thursday, August 18, 2016 by shane

Social Studies (Check Answers)
6. What effect did the capture of fort Ticonderoga have on the fighting in Boston between the American colonists and the British? A) the British left Boston when they saw the forts military weapons positioned on Dorchester heights**** B) the British delayed American troops ...
Wednesday, August 17, 2016 by I'mBatMan!

Social Studies (Check Answers)
1. How might the Iroquois have been helpful in assisting the British troops in the surprise attack? A) the Iroquois likely had better knowledge of the area and could lead British troops through the woods*** B) the Iroquois likely had better knowledge of the habits of the ...
Wednesday, August 17, 2016 by I'mBatMan!

Social studies
Which of the following is an advantage of a presidential government? A) the president is elected independently of the legislature B) the president is part of the legislative branch of government C) A system of checks and balances increases legislative power. D) is there checks...
Tuesday, August 16, 2016 by Sam

social studies
what belief is the principle of popular sovereignty based upon? A. government must be run by officials who are appointed to office by their predecessors B. government gets its power from the people and can exist only with their consent C. people have authority to declare only ...
Monday, August 15, 2016 by Anastasia

Social Studies
what is a legitimate government? A. one in which government leaders obtain and keep power by using force. B. one that offers the fastest solutions to a nations problems and citizens needs C. one that is created by a union or many smaller groups that could not obtain power on ...
Monday, August 15, 2016 by Anastasia

Social Studies
Why are conflicts between the executive branch and legislative branches of a parliamentary system government unlikely to occur? A. parliament as a whole maintains strict oversight over the executive branch B. The executive branch is a part of the parliament, which is the ...
Monday, August 15, 2016 by Anastasia

social studies
what is the key difference between a federal government and a confederate government? A. in a federal government local governments have the most power. In a confederate government a central government has the most power B. In a confederate government local governments have the...
Monday, August 15, 2016 by Anastasia

Social Studies (check my answers)
1. What was the initial purpose of the constitutional convention? To write the Constitution. To amend the Constitution.>>>my answer To amend the articles of confederation. To ratify the Constitution. 3. What did the Northwest Ordinance do for the Northwest Territory? ...
Monday, August 15, 2016 by FluttershyK22

Social Studies
o many people the most meaningful of these classifications [of government] is the one that depends on the number of persons who can take part in the governing process. why might this particular classification be most meaningful to people? A.it indicates the balance of power in...
Monday, August 15, 2016 by Anastasia

Social Studies
To many people the most meaningful of these classifications [of government] is the one that depends on the number of persons who can take part in the governing process. why might this particular classification be most meaningful to people? A.it indicates the balance of power ...
Monday, August 15, 2016 by Anastasia

Social studies
Which statement best describes the importance of magna carta? A. british judges should hold power B. even the king must respect certain rights of the people C. federalism is the best form of government D. parliament should have the power to determine tax rates. My best answer ...
Monday, August 15, 2016 by Anastasia

Social Studies
Why are conflicts between the executive branch and legislative branches of a parliamentary system government unlikely to occur? A. parliament as a whole maintains strict oversight over the executive branch B. The executive branch is a part of the parliament, which is the ...
Monday, August 15, 2016 by Anastasia

Socias Studies
which of the following is an advantage of a presidential government? A. the president is elected independently of the legislative brach B. The president is part of the legislative branch C. A system of checks and balances increases legislative power D. A system of checks and ...
Monday, August 15, 2016 by Anastasia

Social studies
which of the following statements is an accurate description of how social contract theory influence the structure of american government? A. social contract theory influenced the division of powers among the executive, legislative, and judicial branches B. social contract ...
Monday, August 15, 2016 by Anastasia

fedreal government
Which of the following statements about the Articles of Confederation is UNTRUE? a. It was the second official constitution used to govern America b. It was the first official constitution used to govern America c. Power was too decentralized d. It established a loose league ...
Thursday, August 11, 2016 by natalie

social studies
Which of the following is an example of how the Constitution sets up a balance of powers between the three branches of government? The president is the commander-in-chief of the military, but Congress must declare war. The president is elected for four-year terms, and senators...
Tuesday, August 9, 2016 by maeling

Government
Bills that originate in either house of Congress may be A. Introduced only by party leaders B. Formulated by private citizens C. Introduced by private citizens D. Introduced by the president
Monday, August 1, 2016 by Jj

math
Mr. Ali purchases a government bond for five years which gives simple interest 12% p.a. At the time of maturity he gets back 160000 AED. What amount he has invested?
Friday, July 29, 2016 by Ali

Business Law
When does a patent enter the public domain? A. when the patent has been challenged in court and found to be an infringement B. when the patent term has expired C. when the government deems that the invention cannot be controlled by one individual D. when the invention is not a...
Thursday, July 21, 2016 by angela

Ap govt.
Please check my answers and help me with those that are wrong. Which of the following forms of government most clearly bases power on the consent of the governed? A. aristocracy B. totalitarian regime C. Oligarchy D. Anarchy E. Republic I put A All of the following are factors...
Thursday, July 21, 2016 by Sam

Economics
Suppose you are a producer of friendship bracelets. How would the following events affect your/the market's willingness and ability supply friendships bracelets? Match the event on the left to the proper determinant on the right. 1. The price of friendship bracelets ...
Thursday, July 21, 2016 by Courtney

Economics
Suppose you are a producer of friendship bracelets. How would the following events affect your/the market's willingness and ability supply friendships bracelets? Match the event on the left to the proper determinant on the right. 1. The price of friendship bracelets ...
Thursday, July 21, 2016 by Madison

Regents
I am taking the Regents next month and in my schedule there is something that says RE in Algebra 2 , RE in United States History and Government and I think RE ,refers to Regents,am I accurate?plz help!, forgive me if the question seems to be articulated from some brute student...
Thursday, July 21, 2016 by Liah

Economics
Match the following statements to the proper terms. 1. fiscal policies that favor increasing government spending rather than adjusting taxes 2. fiscal policies that favor cutting taxes rather than increasing government spending 3.A monetary policy designed to increase activity...
Monday, July 18, 2016 by Sydney

Civics
Our rights are sometimes restricted in order to protect: a. those that are offended easily b. health, safety, and moral standards of the community c. the government from being overthrown d. individual rights
Monday, July 18, 2016 by Dave

Economics - PLEASE CHECK ANSWERS
1. The main advantage to a corporation is.. A. Ease of entry B. Limited liability for the owners C. Dividends all go to one person D. Owners share managerial duty (I chose B) 2. The main advantage to a sole proprietorship is.. A. Ease of entry B. Financial capital is easy to ...
Wednesday, July 13, 2016 by Charlotte

History
11. At the beginning of World War II, Roosevelt dealt with France A. by supporting the Free French under Charles de Gaulle. B. by joining with the British in an assault on North Africa. C. through negotiations with the Vichy Government. D. by seeking an alliance with French ...
Monday, July 11, 2016 by Nena

Economics
1. In the U.S free enterprise economy A. the proper role of government is clearly defined by economists and there are never disputes B. government's only role is to provide for the nation's defense C. the proper role of government is not clearly defined and is a value ...
Tuesday, July 5, 2016 by Jordanne

Economics
1. Which of the following is the best example of a public good? A. Highway system B. Shopping mall C. Country club D. Movie theater 2. Which of the following is a characteristic of a public good? A. the private sector could provide it more efficiently B. it's benefits are ...
Tuesday, July 5, 2016 by Clark

Government
1. The main purpose of a legislature, whether it be the Indiana General Assembly or the US Congress, is to MAKE laws. True False 2. Indiana's two US Senators are Richard Lugar (R) and Dan Coats (R) True False 3. Currently in the US House of Representatives, There are 246 ...
Monday, July 4, 2016 by Alison

Government
1. Not all resolutions need presidential approval, as do bills becoming laws. True False I think the answer is true because there are certain resolutions like joint and concurrent resolutions and joint require presidential approval while concurrent does not. Is my answer ...
Monday, July 4, 2016 by Morgan

History
Compose a brief essay between 400 and 600 words (not including your references list) in which you answer the following question, referring to and critiquing relevant ideas from at least three of the Week 2 readings as you develop your thoughts: QUESTION: What are the main ...
Saturday, June 18, 2016 by Anonomus

social studies.
1. WHat act provided monthly pensions for retired people? d. Social Security Act 2. Douglas MAcArthur was the commander of the Aliied forces in ____. c. the Pacific 3. What was one cause of the Great Depression? d. stock market crash 4. What was the general approach of New ...
Friday, June 17, 2016 by cuz im cool.

Year 10 Geography
Q) What are the roles and actions of the state government regarding tourism??
Friday, June 17, 2016 by OK

Year 10 Geography
Q) what are the roles and actions of the federal government relating to tourism?
Friday, June 17, 2016 by OK

Civics
The Emergency Highway Energy Conservation Act was passed in 1974. Under this act, states would only get federal highway funding if they set a speed limit of 55 mph on all four-lane highways. Why would the federal government deny funding the states instead of just directly ...
Thursday, June 16, 2016 by Frisk

English
1. Salt Lake City, Utah's capital and largest city, was founded in 1847. 2. Janice and Carla spent the day at the mall. 3. Standard time was adopted in the United States in 1884. 4. The geographic center of the United States is in Kansas. 5. The first safety lamp for ...
Sunday, June 12, 2016 by ANONYMUS

History ~ Help
"Question: What factors led to the rise of Fascism?" "I'm not here to cheat, I'm here for help, any ideas? Thank You!" Throughout the 20th Century, Fascist leaders came to power in various countries, including Germany, Italy, Soviet Union, Japan, ...
Friday, June 10, 2016 by Jimmy

History
1. In the early 1990's, President George H.W. Bush did not want Saddam Hussein, the leader of what country, to get a hold of oil reserves in Kuwait? A. Iraq B. Iran C. Saudi Arabia 2. This government program, designed to help elderly people with their retirement funds, is ...
Thursday, June 9, 2016 by Shelby (please help!)

Civics
In the United States, people pay taxes so government can provide services to the people. What is one benefit of the government providing services instead of allowing the free market and private businesses to do so? A. Government can provide services that would not be practical...
Thursday, June 9, 2016 by Anonymous

geography
Under the Soviet system, the government a. controlled all forms of communication. b. allowed newspapers to print whatever they wanted. c. controlled editorials but not the reporting of news. d. encouraged access to a wide variety of news sources.
Thursday, June 9, 2016 by sarah

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