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literature (bejamin Franklin)
As a poor boy, Franklin realized that he could not buy many books, but he came up with an idea that could give people access to as many books as they wanted. This idea was essentially.. a) get a government grant b)get the government to buy the books c)have all your friends ...
Tuesday, November 19, 2013 at 6:07pm

Social Studies
Which of the following is most likely a piece of modern Chinese state propaganda? a. a short film promoting the Cultural Revolution. b. a statue showing the modern thinker Confucius. c. a poster supporting the one-child policy. d. a website giving information about a ...
Tuesday, November 19, 2013 at 12:39pm

Health (Ms. Sue)
"Cameron and Tony walked up to the counter at the convenient store. "What are you getting?" asked tony. "Nothing I'm out of cash," replied Cameron. "Didn't you have a bunch of money last week?" asked Tony. "Yeah, but I spent it ...
Monday, November 18, 2013 at 9:44pm

POL 201
Separation of powers entails three distinct branches of government so that
Sunday, November 17, 2013 at 8:17pm

Business 101
1. Carmen Santiago works for a number of businesses as a “consultant.” She has helped design accounting systems, provided accounting services, and analyzed the financial strength of her clients’ businesses. Carmen is working as a A. public accountant. B. ...
Sunday, November 17, 2013 at 6:59pm

Math
With these ideas in mind, evaluate—in a paragraph each—the following data depictions. U.S. Federal Budget Policy Outlays by Category for 2015. (U.S. Federal Budget for 2011.) p. 153. This display shows expected expenditures of the federal government in 2015, totaling...
Sunday, November 17, 2013 at 6:25pm

criminal justice
•Why have immigration responsibilities been relinquished to the local level of government
Saturday, November 16, 2013 at 7:18pm

Science need help
Choose the words or phrases that most accurately complete the sentences below. One of the most effective measures that a government can undertake to reduce cardiovascular disease is to ………………..In​dividuals can also decrease their own risk of...
Friday, November 15, 2013 at 12:28pm

Government
What is the state-level equivalent of the president?
Friday, November 15, 2013 at 9:45am

Government
Which is NOT a factor that reinforces America's two-party system? 1.)Broad ideological consensus limits the appeal of radical parties. 2.)The winner-take-all system makes it harder for third parties to gain popularity. 3.)The two-party system was preferred by the Founding ...
Thursday, November 14, 2013 at 9:34pm

Government
name three roles that interest groups play in American electionsl
Thursday, November 14, 2013 at 8:40pm

Social Studies
1. How were the farms of the New England colonies similar to the farms of the Up Country? A. They grew rice B. They were plantations C. They had short growing seasons. D. They were small subsistence 2. Rice grew successfully in South Carolina because slaves________ A. Brought ...
Wednesday, November 13, 2013 at 10:04pm

Government
Which is not an argument in support of hate crimes legislation? a. Hate crimes legislation sends a message that the United States does not support bigotry. b. Hate crimes legislation ensures that perpetrators of these crimes receive serious punishment. c. Hate crimes are meant...
Wednesday, November 13, 2013 at 9:50pm

us history
did the federalist support a strong or weak federal government????
Wednesday, November 13, 2013 at 7:57pm

US History
What is Thomas Jefferson trying to say in this excerpt from the Declaration of Independence ? :The Right of the People to Control Their Government . . . We hold these truths to be self-evident, that all men are created equal, that they are endowed by their Creator with certain...
Tuesday, November 12, 2013 at 9:14pm

Government
Question 5. 5. The Tenth Amendment balances out national authority by (Points : 1) stating that states have first priority in those areas specifically not given to Congress. asserting that states’ rights trump national authority. limiting state function to only those ...
Tuesday, November 12, 2013 at 7:43pm

Language arts help!!
1. What was Dove doing during the Boston Tea Party? (1 point) drinking tea selling tea stealing tea 2. Who were the minute men? (1 point) local men who wanted to fight against the British British soldiers who were trained to kill traitors the army for the Sons of Liberty 3. ...
Tuesday, November 12, 2013 at 5:14pm

History!
Can someone Please help me!? 1. What resulted from Parliament’s lack of understanding of the needs of the colonists? (1 point) a study to prioritize the needs in the colonies sending more British representatives to America the beginnings of self-government in the colonies...
Tuesday, November 12, 2013 at 12:55pm

English: Please help
Serving the financial division of the government is the primary responsibility of the (1 point) Department of the Interior. Department of Commerce. *Department of the Treasury. Department of State The National Park Service is part of this department. (1 point) *Department of ...
Monday, November 11, 2013 at 12:52pm

American National Government
Originalists often hold that it is incorrect to use the Equal Protection Clause of the Fourteenth Amendment to strike down laws that discriminate because
Sunday, November 10, 2013 at 7:55am

SCIENCE help please???????????
Choose the words or phrases that most accurately complete the sentences below. One of the most effective measures that a government can undertake to reduce cardiovascular disease is to ………………..In​dividuals can also decrease their own risk of...
Saturday, November 9, 2013 at 9:18am

SCIENCE help?
I did this question in this way but 2 of them correct ,is anyone can help me with this question ,many thanks. Choose the words or phrases that most accurately complete the sentences below. Drag and drop your choices into their appropriate spaces. One of the most effective ...
Saturday, November 9, 2013 at 2:48am

SCIENCE
I did this question in this way but 2 of them correct ,is anyone can help me with this question ,many thanks. Choose the words or phrases that most accurately complete the sentences below. Drag and drop your choices into their appropriate spaces. One of the most effective ...
Friday, November 8, 2013 at 11:54am

American Government
Legislation whose tangible benefits are targeted solely at a particular legislator's
Thursday, November 7, 2013 at 3:44pm

History!!!!
Please Please Please Check my answers!! 1. The leaders of the Virginia Company recruited more settlers and reorganized the colony. They allowed the new settlers to own land. Those settlers began to grow tobacco, a crop they learned about from the Indians. By 1612, Virginians ...
Thursday, November 7, 2013 at 1:54pm

Eko
MegaMart collects a sales tax equal to 1/16 of the retail price of each purchase and sends this money to the state government. .Is the amount of tax collected proportional to the cost of an item after tax has been added?
Wednesday, November 6, 2013 at 8:19pm

Law (Ms.Sue)
Rights and Responsibilities: Find the key term that fits with it's definition: 1)A set of rights people have. They include freedom of speech and assembly A-I think it's social rights. 2)An international agreement drawn up after WWII A- I think it's UDHR 3)A court ...
Wednesday, November 6, 2013 at 2:12pm

science help pleaseeeeeeeeeeeeeeeee?
I did this question in this way but 2 of them correct ,is anyone can help me with this question ,many thanks. Choose the words or phrases that most accurately complete the sentences below. Drag and drop your choices into their appropriate spaces. One of the most effective ...
Wednesday, November 6, 2013 at 7:54am

american government
The president of the Senate A. is the most senior senatorB. is the vice presidentC. is only a ceremonial position with no real powerD. has the same exact powers of the Speaker of the House
Tuesday, November 5, 2013 at 1:58pm

Government
Explain the following quote "Liberty may be endangered by the abuses of liberty as well as by the abuses of power.". I have to answer questions about this, but I have no clue what it means..
Tuesday, November 5, 2013 at 10:43am

Finance
You are considering an investment in a one-year government debt security with a yield of 5 percent or a highly liquid corporate debt security with a yield of 6.5 percent. The expected inflation rate for the next year is expected to be 2.5 percent. a. What would be your real ...
Sunday, November 3, 2013 at 10:23am

Can someone please help me with this history!!!!!!
Multiple Choice 1. Which of the following statements describes the most common experience of Native Americans after encountering Europeans for the first time? (1 point) Native Americans thought the settlers had nothing to offer them in trade or knowledge. Native Americans ...
Sunday, November 3, 2013 at 12:45am

history
What was the connection between type of economy and support of the Constitution? 1 Merchants with foreign trade partners typically opposed the Constitution, while property holders supported strong national powers at the federal level. 2Semisubsistence farmers in rural areas ...
Saturday, November 2, 2013 at 1:31am

Social Studies (History)
How does the constitution limit the powers of government
Friday, November 1, 2013 at 3:41am

english
12. which of the following describes the reactions of government leaders to the second traveler in lines 15 and 16 inhospitable friendly dismissive supportive
Thursday, October 31, 2013 at 3:04pm

Social Studies definition
Presidential- legislative: An elected president leads the government, sharing power with a legislature and with the courts. ( the US is an example of a presidential-legislatie democracy) Question: Which best describes presidential-legislative? a. courts have little power b. ...
Tuesday, October 29, 2013 at 10:55pm

History
What is the purpose of government?!?
Tuesday, October 29, 2013 at 7:31pm

Social studies
In 1763,Great Britain won the Seven Year's War defeating France. Because of the loss, France lost most of their possessions in North American, which meant that France was no longer a colonial power in North America. without the French threat,Spanish officials believe there...
Tuesday, October 29, 2013 at 6:51pm

Economics
The market equilibrium price for coffee beans in Ecuador is $2.75/pound, a price at which growers are unable to make a profit. Due to the lack of profits, many growers have stopped production and the output of coffee beans has fallen from 400 tons per year (capacity for the ...
Tuesday, October 29, 2013 at 2:47am

government
New Hampshire was the first State to _____.
Thursday, October 24, 2013 at 3:56pm

English
In Johnny Tremain tensions were growing between the colonist and the British as the colonists struggled to gain Independence from the British Government. Does this show! external conflict climax or point of view
Thursday, October 24, 2013 at 4:39am

World History
City-States Essay Assignment In what ways were the Indus Valley people an advanced civilization? In what ways did their civilization compare to an advanced modern civilization today? The Indus people were always a step ahead in a lot of their achievements. They were very ...
Wednesday, October 23, 2013 at 2:22pm

English 1
What does Lao-tzu imply about the role of government versus the role of the people in the Tao- te Ching? Is one role much more important than the other? What can modern readers learn about the two roles when applying Lao-tzu’s principles to modern governance? Why should ...
Tuesday, October 22, 2013 at 9:01pm

government
define federalism
Tuesday, October 22, 2013 at 8:16pm

Civics
What departments can be cut to reduce debt in the government (examples of departments- social security and Medicare or defense and military
Tuesday, October 22, 2013 at 7:43pm

Socials
If in Napoleon Bonaparte's perspective, what was the best form of government did he want and why would this be good for the country(France)? Doing a project where you make a campaign trying to persuade people to vote for you(Napoleon) :) Thanks in advance!
Tuesday, October 22, 2013 at 7:07pm

American Govt
Is efficiency the best standard for evaluating bureaucratic performance, or are there other important criteria by which to assess what the federal government does?
Tuesday, October 22, 2013 at 7:02pm

American Govt
What expectations does the American public have of the federal government?
Tuesday, October 22, 2013 at 6:34pm

Finance
Following are selected balance sheet accounts for Third State Bank: vault cash  $2 million; U.S. government securities  $5 million; demand deposits  $13 million; nontransactional accounts  $20 million; cash items in process of collection $4 million; loans ...
Tuesday, October 22, 2013 at 5:06pm

AP Macroeconomics
I need help!!! I don't understand this at all, and neither does my history teacher. Please help explain it in a simpler way if possible. Thank you!!!! question: which of these is not a component of the interest rate on a 30 year us government bond? A.) Transaction costs of...
Monday, October 21, 2013 at 3:54pm

History
Will you please check my answers? 1. Which of the following is an example of new economic divisions in the European peasantry that began to occur during the fifteenth century? A. Peasants throughout Europe became poorer. B. Peasants living in the Balkans became freer. C. ...
Monday, October 21, 2013 at 2:31pm

Economics
A market failure occurs when a free market is unable to A. distribute resources efficiently. B. provide open opportunity C. meet government regulations. D. encourage innovation.
Monday, October 21, 2013 at 11:58am

sociology
Which theoretical approach overemphasizes some of the more negative aspects of older people? a. conflict theory b. Functionalist perspective c. the Thomas Theorem If I am a gerontologist studying whether the Federal government is providing sufficiently for groups in the ...
Monday, October 21, 2013 at 8:32am

AP Macroeconomics
Which of these is a component of the interest rate on a 10-year inflation indexed US government bond? A.)Risk that the borrower will default B.)Positive rate of time preference C.)Expected inflation rate D.)general uncertainty about the future
Sunday, October 20, 2013 at 8:54pm

History
What 3 slogans used by the government to try to get people to conserve? What law makes it a crime to help the enemy during war? What law makes it a crime to criticize the government during wartime?
Friday, October 18, 2013 at 5:46pm

American History
Analyze the effects of the federal government's monetary policies such as tariffs and the gold standard, on the following groups: (a) farmers; (b) businesses and banks.
Thursday, October 17, 2013 at 6:58pm

statistics
It has been reported that 86% of federal government employees use email. If a sample of 175 federal government employees is selected, find the mean, varience, and standard deviation of the number who use email.
Wednesday, October 16, 2013 at 9:18pm

socials
what compromises did Macdonald make at the conferences? How do you think Canada would have been different if Macdonald had succeeded on forming the strong national government he desired instead of a federation with strong provincial governments?
Tuesday, October 15, 2013 at 9:43pm

I need one more help
In 1619, the Virginia Company in London agreed to let the colonists have some say in their government. What was the name of the assembly that had the right to make local laws for the colony? the House of Representatives the Jamestown Council the Virginia Senate the House of ...
Monday, October 14, 2013 at 6:40pm

social studies
Write the kind of pamphlet against the government of Charles I that you imagine Walter Prynne might have written.
Monday, October 14, 2013 at 2:33pm

Math, Algebra
1. Cost Benefit Model Environmental scientists often use cost-benefit models to estimate the cost of removing a pollutant from the environment as a function of the percentage of pollutant removed. Suppose a cost benefit function for the cost C (in millions of dollars) of ...
Monday, October 14, 2013 at 8:18am

Geography (Ms. Sue)
1). Some Russians have objected to the creation of new federal districts. Why might there be disagreement over the districts? A: There might be disagreement over the districts because the President of Russia hopes that the heads of the new federal districts will force regional...
Friday, October 11, 2013 at 9:39pm

social studies
Please with the following: **Different between government and governance **What is meant by policy **wha is the paramount purpose of public administration Thanks!
Thursday, October 10, 2013 at 5:58pm

Geography (Ms. Sue)
1). What was the extent of the Russian Empire's expansion between the 9th century and the end of the 17th century? A: The Russian Empire's expansion extended to the Pacific Ocean by the end of the 17th century. 2). What were the origins of the Soviet Union? A: The ...
Wednesday, October 9, 2013 at 8:57pm

government
Please help me answer this question. Having a hard time. **The term public administration is traditionally defined as a government agency. What are the limitations this definition has on public administration? How has public administration evolved to include interest and ...
Wednesday, October 9, 2013 at 5:58pm

Geography (Ms. Sue)
1). What was the extent of the Russian Empire's expansion between the 9th century and the end of the 17th century? A: The Russian Empire's expansion extended to the Pacific Ocean by the end of the 17th century. 2). What were the origins of the Soviet Union? A: ? (I am ...
Wednesday, October 9, 2013 at 2:04pm

U.S. Government and Politics
Can anyone help me on this question?? Describe how our Federalist system works in America. /:)
Tuesday, October 8, 2013 at 8:46am

U.S. Government and Politics
What were the two main compromises of the Constitutional Convention??? I think they are: the great compromise the three fifth's compromise am i right???
Tuesday, October 8, 2013 at 5:15am

Government
Journalist Walter Lippmann suggested that Question 18 options: 1) polling, even when done scientifically, cannot be trusted because it is in people’s nature to be dishonest in response to political questions. 2) the dominance of polling has brought about an ideological ...
Sunday, October 6, 2013 at 8:55pm

government
what is the greatest restriction on appeals in the united states
Saturday, October 5, 2013 at 11:13pm

politics
what is a us government shutdown?
Saturday, October 5, 2013 at 4:38pm

history
Which laws attempted to restrict speech that directly criticized the government
Thursday, October 3, 2013 at 9:38pm

History
What is a representative government? I think the answer is people elect representatives.
Thursday, October 3, 2013 at 8:50pm

health care policy making
Explain how stakeholders become involved in the policy making process and why their voices often become a driver for change in health policy. That is the assignment any ideas on where I can find some information? would i look government laws
Thursday, October 3, 2013 at 5:00pm

government
federal grants to state or local governments that are for specific programs are call? i have block grants as an answer. someone please check for me
Wednesday, October 2, 2013 at 4:53pm

U.S. Government and Politics
Are there any jobs that you think should be switched among federal, state, and local governments? Why? is welare a job
Wednesday, October 2, 2013 at 12:15pm

U.S. Government and Politics
Another question :) What level of government should you depend on for sanitation in your neighborhood? Write a paragraph explaining why this level of government is most appropriate. My answer is local government, it's more community wise, right????
Wednesday, October 2, 2013 at 12:01pm

U.S. Government and Politics
My question :) What level of government do you think should be in charge of security from foreign enemies? Write a paragraph explaining why this level of government is most appropriate. My answer is federal government do you agree??
Wednesday, October 2, 2013 at 11:46am

American History
What does the Constitution not list the reserved powers of? The choices are Congress, President, state government, or national government
Tuesday, October 1, 2013 at 11:18pm

Government
Did the Taney court increase the power if the states
Tuesday, October 1, 2013 at 9:37pm

6th grade grammar
I'm getting confused on finding prepositional phrases. Can you check my homework, please? Directions: Put a 'P' above the preposition. Circle object of preposition. Put a 'M' above any modifiers. Put () around prepositional phrase. 1. After we cut the fence...
Tuesday, October 1, 2013 at 8:18pm

current events
I am turning twenty-six on Tuesday October Eighth. I have a grace period from the insurance company that I can stay on for a while after my birthday. When should I start signing up for this brand-new health care program? Even after you apply, is there a long processing wait ...
Tuesday, October 1, 2013 at 2:18pm

American History
The failures of the Articles of Confederation showed that A.) The new government had to be powerful. B.)State government had to be all-powerful. C.)The people should not grant powers to the government . D.)The government should not guarantee individual freedoms.
Monday, September 30, 2013 at 6:30pm

Geography (Ms. Sue)
1). How did colonialism affect the development of democracy? A: Colonialism affected the development of democracy as a government which was based upon colonialism censored the press, limited free speech, and punished dissent. It also discriminated against all who were not part...
Friday, September 27, 2013 at 8:38pm

Geography (Ms. Sue)
1). Which countries besides Spain sent settlers to South America? A: ? 2). Which countries in South America have the highest literacy rates? A: Argentina, Chile, and Uruguay have the highest literacy rates in South America. 3). What have been some obstacles to democratic ...
Friday, September 27, 2013 at 3:47pm

U.S. Government and Politics
I need help on this question. I have 30 questions and this is the only one i'm stuck on. Why did the Framers of the Constitution create a mechanism for amending the Constitution but then make it very difficult to actually make any changes?
Friday, September 27, 2013 at 1:04pm

Economics
Suppose that there are 1,000 hot-pretzel stands operating in Toronto. Each stand has the usual U-shaped average total cost curve. Both the market demand curve and the supply curve for pretzels are linear, and the market for pretzels is in long-run competitive equilibrium. a) ...
Friday, September 27, 2013 at 11:20am

Economics
Much of the demand for U.S. agricultural output has come from other countries. In 1998, the total demand for wheat was Q = 3244 – 283 P. Of this, total domestic demand was QD = 1700 – 107 P, and domestic supply was QS = 1944 + 207 P. Suppose the export demand (the ...
Friday, September 27, 2013 at 11:19am

SS
Banks most help grow the economy because ______________. a. they provide loans for consumers and investors. b. they are difficult to steal from. c. they are backed by the federal government. d. they offer both checking and savings accounts. A Labor unions are most closely tied...
Thursday, September 26, 2013 at 3:35pm

Language Arts
1) Which sentence describes setting? (1point) As much as it saddened her, the first thing Nan had to do was leave her beloved family home. Marcy wanted to go to dance, but Rob’s treatment of her that day gave her second thoughts. Steve was fairly short, with glasses and ...
Thursday, September 26, 2013 at 12:36pm

U.S. Government and Economics
I need someone to help me and explain this question. Every time I put thought into it, i just get confused. Choose a product that you are interested in buying. List three criteria for the type you will choose and two ways the producer's decisions might influence you. could...
Thursday, September 26, 2013 at 7:12am

U.S. Government and Economics
I need two examples of someone being a producer I know producers produce goods and services, but I can't think of any examples. Help plz.
Thursday, September 26, 2013 at 6:22am

Education
According to the text, the best explanation for SES differences in academic achievement is which of the following? A) genetic abilities B) experiences inside and outside of school C) levels of parental monitoring D) lack of government programs I believe the answer is B. Is ...
Wednesday, September 25, 2013 at 9:32pm

U.S hISTORY
WHAT TWO SOLUTIONS DID EFFICIENCY PROGRESSIVES OFFER TO MAKE CITY GOVERNMENT MORE EFFICIENT
Wednesday, September 25, 2013 at 4:56pm

U.S. Government and Politics
Describe how subjectivity and other factors affect a person's calculation of cost and benefit. Give an example of a cost-benefit analysis.
Wednesday, September 25, 2013 at 12:28pm

more News
Senate Democrats are discussing a shorter-term measure to keep the government funded after the end of this month. They hope to move quickly to a more permanent spending program and move past the controversial fights that have tied up both chambers of Congress for weeks. Sen. ...
Tuesday, September 24, 2013 at 3:16pm

Law
A bedrock principle underlying the First Amendment is that the government may not prohibit the expression of an idea simply because society finds the idea itself possesses which of the following? A. Offensive, disagreeable B. Meaningful, acceptable C. Foreign, forbidden D. ...
Monday, September 23, 2013 at 2:57pm

government
Both Greek and Enlightenment philosophers believed that humans __________.
Sunday, September 22, 2013 at 1:43pm

History
1. Marco Polo wrote an account of the marvels of (1 point) the Americas. Venice. Asia.*** Spain. 2. Which man and his army conquered Peru? (1 point) Francisco Pizarro Atahualpa Hernan Cortes*** Montezuma 3. Traders who established rights to the Canadian fur trade were (1 point...
Friday, September 20, 2013 at 4:41pm

microeconomics
Question 20 of 20 5.0 Points If the government attempts to control pollution with a command-and-control policy: A. the government will control the firm's entire production process. B. the government will force the firm to use particular pollution-control technologies. C. ...
Tuesday, September 17, 2013 at 3:07pm

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