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Economics
Personal consumption expenditures $245 Net foreign factor income 4 Transfer payments 12 Rents 14 Statistical discrepancy 8 Consumption of fixed capital (depreciation) 27 Social Security contributions 20 Interest 13 Proprietors’ income 33 Net Exports 11 Dividends 16 ...
Tuesday, June 25, 2013 at 9:02pm

Government
The President can choose to get rid of democracy. True or False?
Tuesday, June 25, 2013 at 1:33pm

government
According to John Locke, citizens give up some personal liberty as part of their _________________________ with government
Monday, June 24, 2013 at 9:41pm

government
The _________________________ created new religious systems that were not bound to the government.
Monday, June 24, 2013 at 9:35pm

government
A(n) _________________________ differs from a direct democracy in that only a small number of elected representatives actually vote on a specific issue.
Monday, June 24, 2013 at 9:20pm

goverment
America’s founders envisioned a _________________________ that was closer to the government of ancient Athens than to the political system found in America today
Monday, June 24, 2013 at 9:14pm

Math
Molly Ellen, bookkeeper for Keystone Company, forgot to send in the payroll taxes due on April 18. She sent the payment November 8. The IRS sent her a penalty charge of 8% simple interest on the unpaid taxes of $5,900. Calculate the penalty. (Remember that the government uses...
Saturday, June 22, 2013 at 4:16pm

math
2. The sales tax rate applied to all purchases within a state was 0.04 (4 percent) throughout 2006 but increased to 0.05 (5 percent) during all of 2007. The state government collected all taxes due, but its tax revenues were equal to $40 million each year. What happened to ...
Thursday, June 20, 2013 at 4:07pm

soc320
Which of the following is among the impediments to government action on health care? (Points : 1) Frequency of divided government and the resulting decentralization of the legislative process Magnitude of disagreement between citizens and the insurance industry Ideological ...
Monday, June 17, 2013 at 9:33pm

Humanities
What gave rise to democracy in Athens? Explain why Plato did not favor democracy as the best form of government in his Republic? Are there any good online sources where I can find the above questions? Thanks.
Saturday, June 15, 2013 at 12:39pm

Government
In 1938, President Cardenas of Mexico oversaw the ____ of all United States oil companies in his country, acquiring them for public use.
Saturday, June 15, 2013 at 10:40am

Finance
You are considering buying 100 shares of TEXAS INC common stock. The common stock is expected to pay a dividend of $2.50 a year from today; the growth rate of the dividends is 8% for two years, then level off to a constant rate of 5% per year. The correlation between TEXAS Inc...
Friday, June 14, 2013 at 9:18am

english
Recently, I was reading an article about military bases overseas and proposed cuts in funds that keep them secure. With the country experiencing so many financial difficulties and so much money being spent on the war in Iraq, proposals are being made to cut funding that ...
Wednesday, June 12, 2013 at 3:45pm

English
Thank you very much, Ms Sue. I left out a few other sentences. Could you please check them, too? I need them for tomorrow. 1) Numerous militants also chained themselves to railings and hit and spit at policemen. In 1911 the protests slowly became more violent. 2) Women smashed...
Tuesday, June 11, 2013 at 6:22pm

Math
Dan Dietrich is an executive with Coronado Distributors. His gross earnings are $9,850 per month. Assume the government withholds 6.2% for Social Security and 1.45% for Medicare. What are the combined withholdings for Social Security and Medicare for Dan’s January paycheck?
Tuesday, June 4, 2013 at 11:05pm

goverrnment
How has this political culture affected the relationship Texas has with the federal government?
Tuesday, June 4, 2013 at 6:42pm

Social Studies (Ms. Sue)
What were the major progressive accomplishments of Wilson's presidency? My answer: The major accomplishments of Wilson's presidency were the passing of the Clayton Antitrust Act, which laid down rules forbidding business practices that lessened competition and gave the...
Tuesday, June 4, 2013 at 1:58pm

Social Studies (Ms. Sue)
What did President Roosevelt mean by a "square deal," and how did he try to achieve it? My answer: By a "square deal," President Roosevelt meant fairness, as he saw the government as an empire, for workers, customers, and big business. To ensure both this ...
Monday, June 3, 2013 at 5:26pm

World History
1)War over this country involved the United States during the 1960s and 1970s. in 1975 it fell under Communist control. I said South Vietnam 2)In the 1980's this nation was a world industrial leader as well as major competitor with U.S. I said China ( Russia and USSR are ...
Saturday, June 1, 2013 at 5:45pm

flordia
XYZ Manufacturing, Inc., located in Centervale, uses the calendar year and the cash method of accounting. On December 31, 2010, XYZ made the following cash payments: •$100,000 for a two-year office lease beginning on February 1, 2011 •$58,000 of inventory items held ...
Thursday, May 30, 2013 at 6:47pm

S.S. help plz
1. Rain forests are important because they contribute to the world's supply of (1 point) soil. oxygen. food. harbors. 2. The capital of Brazil was moved from the coast to the interior because the government wished to (1 point) develop the interior by attracting people to ...
Tuesday, May 28, 2013 at 1:02pm

social
Crisis Management What can the government, individual and society do to combat crisis like a. Bomb blast / terrorist attack b. Earthquake c. Floods d. Fire accident.
Monday, May 27, 2013 at 2:31am

History/government
Which provision was included in the United States Constitution to allow it to adapt to changing times? I wanted to say it was the amendment process, but I didn't know if it was correct or not.
Sunday, May 26, 2013 at 9:33am

History/government
Make a statement that best illustrates the principal of federalism.
Sunday, May 26, 2013 at 9:12am

Financial Accounting
I really need help please !!!!!!!!!!!!! 1. Accounting for payroll. Jimmy Paycheck earned $1,500 per month as the manager of a recording studio. Jimmy has 25% of his earning withheld for federal income taxes. There are no other amounts withheld except for those required by the ...
Saturday, May 25, 2013 at 8:03am

History/Government
At the Constitutional Convention, what did the Great Comprimise settled dispute over?
Friday, May 24, 2013 at 7:56pm

Social Studies
1. Hitler became the leader of Germany when? A. his army staged a coup d'etat against the government B. the German people elected him president C. his party won a majority in the Reichstag D. the president of the Weimar Republic appointed him chancellor I said D. 2. The ...
Friday, May 24, 2013 at 4:47pm

English
Hello. I will really appreciate it if you help me complete the sentence in the correct way: "Police fired on anti-government protesters, killing three and wounding ... 1)a few others, 2)some others. Maybe both are OK? Thank you.
Friday, May 24, 2013 at 2:24am

History
1)what aspect of the government of the chartered companies would be considered democratic? a)the assignment of a gouvernment b)the right to fail or succeed c)the beaver aristocracy d)the representative body e)the monopoly on the fur trade i put d 2)which term would least apply...
Monday, May 20, 2013 at 8:27pm

Government
What are the 5 types of congressional power and give an example or each. my teacher said something about expressed, implied, denied, legislative, and non legislative but i am kinda confused on the examples.
Monday, May 20, 2013 at 5:34pm

social studies
1. Name the five responsibilities of united state citizens? 2.System of sharing power in the government 3.Name the 6 criteria for becoming a naturalized citizen. 4.Purpose of checks and balances? Please help me!! thanks
Monday, May 20, 2013 at 4:05pm

economics
1. The south african government is not providing enough welfare of subsidies to the poor and underpriviledged - info. 2. what are welfare payments? 3. what are the costs & consequences of providing the subsidies & welfare? 4. Are there any welfare or subsidy payments that need...
Monday, May 20, 2013 at 9:41am

world geography
1. In a/an _______ economy, the production of a wide range of manufactured products becomes more economically important than primary production and a service sector begins to develop. A. diversified B. developing C. production D. international 2. In reference to civil conflict...
Sunday, May 19, 2013 at 10:21pm

Social studies
How did monteqeieus system reflect John lockes ideas about government ?
Sunday, May 19, 2013 at 3:00pm

economics
what is the south african government providing to whom?
Sunday, May 19, 2013 at 12:27pm

World History
1. The purpose of American and European imperialism in the Pacific was mainly to gain. A. markets fro manufactured products B. coaling stations and naval bases C. sources of raw materials D. places for surplus population I said C. 2. The development of antiseptics during the ...
Friday, May 17, 2013 at 3:39pm

Economics
It is 1932 and you are an economic advisor to President Roosevelt. What advice would you give the president in light of the economic problems facing the country? Where will you put the money into the economy? Will you give it to large corporations, small businesses, farmers, ...
Tuesday, May 14, 2013 at 11:51pm

History
1. What major problem did the Roman Empire face in the mid to late Fourth Century? A. Weak leadership B. Immigration and invasion C. Lack of education within the empire D. Poor infrastructure 2. A staple food transplanted from Southeast Asia to the Mediterranean world as a ...
Tuesday, May 14, 2013 at 11:05pm

government
to be president of the united states a person must have lived in the united states for at least this number of years
Tuesday, May 14, 2013 at 10:17pm

government
which provides evidence that political parties are not as strong as they once were? A. the increasing number of independents B. the lack of straight-ticket voting C. increased spending on campaigns D. increased numbers of registered Democrats
Tuesday, May 14, 2013 at 9:43pm

Writing
Advantages and Disadvantages of School Lunches “Never doubt that a small group of thoughtful committed citizens can change the world; indeed, it's the only thing that ever has.” Margaret Mead once said this, which means that we as Americans need to make a ...
Tuesday, May 14, 2013 at 12:03pm

Writing
Can you proofread my essay? The assignment was to write a problem-solution essay on a big social issue in our world. “Never doubt that a small group of thoughtful committed citizens can change the world; indeed, it's the only thing that ever has.” A quote once ...
Monday, May 13, 2013 at 3:41pm

Macroeconomics
If the government imposes a price ceiling of $100 on a market, what would happen in the market as a result of protests of price gauging by the sellers? What would happen to the price and quantity in the market?
Sunday, May 12, 2013 at 4:59pm

Civics
which of the following is not an authoritarian form of government? A. Totalitarianism B. Absolute monarchy C. Dictatorship D. Direct democracy Answer is "C"
Saturday, May 11, 2013 at 5:10pm

Lang. Arts
select the pronoun that belongs in the underlined space. 1.___ of the people in Sri Lanka are Sinhalese,2._______are Buddhist by tradition. A smaller percentage are Tamil, of Hindu background. Civil wars have torn apart the small nation,3._____is a bloody and violent history. ...
Friday, May 10, 2013 at 10:53am

economics
Suppose the demand and supply for milk are described by the following equations: QD = 600 - 100P; QS = -150 + 150P, where P is price in dollars, Q D is quantity demanded in millions of gallons per year, and Q S is quantity supplied in millions of gallons per year 1. Use these ...
Friday, May 10, 2013 at 10:14am

social studies
the federal system info on national government (enumerated powers). info on state government (reserved powers) info on both (concurrent powers)
Wednesday, May 8, 2013 at 5:01pm

socology
10. What type of sociologist stresses a commitment to positively impacting society through sociology? Academic Applied Public Scientific 9. What are the five key social institutions that impact society? Economy, government, religion, education, and public health Education, ...
Wednesday, May 8, 2013 at 4:08pm

statistics
According to a USA Today poll conducted in February 2009, 83% of adults nationwide are in favor of funding new government programs to help create jobs. Calculate the mean number of adults in favor of funding new government programs to help create jobs in a random sample of 10 ...
Wednesday, May 8, 2013 at 3:45pm

US History
Why did President Reagan aim to reduce government regulations?
Wednesday, May 8, 2013 at 3:05pm

Social Studies
In China, Confucius wrote down his philosophy which explained how people should live their lives. Confucianism teaches that each person should accept his or her role in society. Confucisanism became the basis for order and respect and was central in governing China. The ...
Monday, May 6, 2013 at 9:33pm

UDC
Utilizing a public policy of your choice from a local government where you reside, prepare a paper assessing that government’s revenues and examining possible funding options for the chosen public policy. Utilizing the local government’s annual budgeting documents, ...
Monday, May 6, 2013 at 9:14pm

Social Studies
In China, Confucius wrote down his philosophy which explained how people should live their lives. Confucianism teaches that each person should accept his or her role in society. Confucisanism became the basis for order and respect and was central in governing China. The ...
Monday, May 6, 2013 at 7:53pm

Social Studies
In China, Confucius wrote down his philosophy which explained how people should live their lives. Confucianism teaches that each person should accept his or her role in society. Confucisanism became the basis for order and respect and was central in governing China. The ...
Monday, May 6, 2013 at 7:05pm

WorldHistory
What factors led to Robespierre becoming a dictator? Beginning with the execution of Louis XVI in January 1793, France faced an increase in food riots, large popular insurrections and devastating treasonous acts by those thought to be patriots. Also, France was threatened by ...
Monday, May 6, 2013 at 3:49pm

Introduction to Victimology
•a definition of victimology •its history and how it has developed •explain how its different from criminology, sociology, or psychology •Who established the first safe houses for battered women, as well as where and when these safe-houses were established...
Monday, May 6, 2013 at 12:00am

American National government
According to the trustee model of representation, members of Congress must do what
Sunday, May 5, 2013 at 6:06pm

english
At the foot of these fairy mountains the voyager may have descried the light smoke curling up from a village whose shingle roofs gleam among the trees, just where the blue tints of the upland melt away into the fresh green of the nearer landscape. It is a little village of ...
Sunday, May 5, 2013 at 1:11pm

WorldHistory
Check? What are the three ways that civilization in western Europe declined after the Roman Empire fell? Answer: 1. Decline of centralized government-Barbarian invasions of Britain, Gaul, Italy and parts of the Eastern Roman Empire led local populations to try to protect ...
Friday, May 3, 2013 at 7:01pm

WorldHistory
Check? What are the three ways that civilization in western Europe declined after the Roman Empire fell? Answer: 1. All government stopped and didn't exist after the fall of Rome. The society fell apart . 2. Because of no government there was no army for protection and ...
Friday, May 3, 2013 at 4:12pm

Justice system
1. The majority of historical and scholarly evidence suggests that poverty: A. and crime tend to increase at the same time. B. may serve to perpetuate crime but is not a major cause of crime. C. and crime are totally unrelated. D. and crime rates stand in an inverse ...
Wednesday, May 1, 2013 at 3:04pm

government
A colony of a country that followed mercantilism during the 17th century would NOT be encouraged to develop __________.
Wednesday, May 1, 2013 at 2:22pm

American Government
What is the largest citizen's group with over 30 million members?
Wednesday, May 1, 2013 at 2:00pm

Philosophy
Martin Luther King, “Letter from Birmingham Jail,” draws from the thought of Thomas Aquinas in saying “an unjust law is a human law that is not rooted in eternal and natural law. Any law that uplifts human personality is just. Any law that degrades human ...
Tuesday, April 30, 2013 at 7:23pm

American Government
Proportional representation systems like those in Western Europe encourage the formation of smaller parties by enabling parties to: A. win legislative seats even though they do not receive a majority of votes in elections. B. receive campaign funds from government in ...
Tuesday, April 30, 2013 at 1:53am

economics
Help me reword this?? The Fed is organized as a corporation, owned by its member banks, and directed by a government-appointed board. Monetary policy affects the size of the money supply and the level of interest rates. The first "tool" of monetary policy—and ...
Sunday, April 28, 2013 at 10:15pm

American History
After 1815 travel was greatly improved by all of the following Except: a.) Construction of canals that made shipping of goods faster and less expensive b.)by 1820 a national railroad network that encompassed over 150,000 miles of railroad had developed c.)government financial ...
Sunday, April 28, 2013 at 6:14pm

History
My teacher wanted me to make an essay about slavery.. This is my essay: At the time of the American Revolution, the split between North and South over the issue of slavery was apparent but not great enough to prevent the states from uniting as one nation. Delegates to the ...
Saturday, April 27, 2013 at 8:04pm

Paraphrasing
Can you help me better paraphrase these sentences? Here are my somewhat-paraphrases, but they are still similar to the original source (the part not in parenthesis is the portion that needs to be better paraphrased): (This was because) Japan had a secret agreement with Britain...
Thursday, April 25, 2013 at 10:17pm

AP US History
One of the ironies of World War I was that in a war 'to make the world safe for democracy,' the government attacked the civil liberties that make democracy possible.
Wednesday, April 24, 2013 at 7:02pm

Social studies
Compare and contrast Rome's republican government to the United States Government
Wednesday, April 24, 2013 at 4:43pm

government
What is best answer below with regard to the quantity of end items procured with a given procurement appropriation, the Secretary of Defense (1). Can authorize any quantity of items to be procured. (2). Cannot exceed the quantity specified in the defense appropriation act. (3...
Tuesday, April 23, 2013 at 5:42pm

APUSH
One of the ironies of World War I was that in a war 'to make the world safe for democracy,' the government attacked the civil liberties that make democracy possible. Assess the validity of the statement above.
Tuesday, April 23, 2013 at 2:35pm

government
What exactly is the war going on between the U.S. and Pakistan? Is it because the U.S. though Bin Laden was in Pakistan? Also is that war and the Afghanistan war still going on? From what I researched, they still are.
Tuesday, April 23, 2013 at 12:35am

government
Is fiscal policy the same thing as a fiscal cliff? If not, then how do they differ? Also what are some important policies in foreign countries that affected citizens their citizens?
Monday, April 22, 2013 at 10:07pm

Business Law and Taxes
Q. No.1.From the following information compute the Gross total income and taxable income of Mr. Murugan of Chennai. Income from Salary 1,20,000 Interest on Government security 20,000 Winning from lottery (Gross) 30,000 Dividend 40,000 Rent from house property – Rs.60,000 ...
Monday, April 22, 2013 at 3:14am

social studies
what is one power given to the state government in the Constitution?
Sunday, April 21, 2013 at 1:39pm

US History
I Need Help to Start my Thematic Essay, Theme is change- Throughout united states history individuals other than presidents have played significant roles that led to changes in the nations economy, government, or society. I need help to restate this for my introduction.
Sunday, April 21, 2013 at 9:59am

government
A multi-party system a. tends to produce a stable government. b. helps one party win the support of a majority of voters. c. is composed of parties with special interests. d. promotes the ideological consensus of the public.
Thursday, April 18, 2013 at 2:08pm

Government
What powers do the legislative and executive branch share? I am doing a venn diagram and i needed help finding their similarities in power. Thanks
Wednesday, April 17, 2013 at 6:31pm

history
Between 1947 and 1951, what did the loyalty boards that were established to root out subversives in government service do? a. They uncovered evidence of massive subversion and espionage within the Departments of State and Defense. b. They restricted their investigations to ...
Wednesday, April 17, 2013 at 3:39pm

Macroeconomics
(Simple Spending Multiplier) Suppose that the MPC is 0.8, while investment, government purchases, and net exports sum to $500 billion. Suppose also that the government budget is in balance. a. What is the sum of saving and net taxes when desired spending equals real GDP? ...
Tuesday, April 16, 2013 at 9:21pm

Social studies
How did texas change their government and the way they earned their living after reconstruction?
Tuesday, April 16, 2013 at 7:58pm

math statitics
The makers of the MAGNETIZER Engine Energizer System (EES) claim that it improves gas mileage and reduces emissions in automobiles by using magnetic free energy to increase the amount of oxygen in the fuel for greater combustion efficiency. Following are test results, ...
Monday, April 15, 2013 at 3:08pm

government
The "long tail" is a phenomenon related to
Sunday, April 14, 2013 at 9:16pm

ECONOMICS
College students sometimes work as summer interns for private firms or for the government. Many of these positions pay very little or nothing. What is the opportunity cost of taking such a job? Explain why students might be willing to take such jobs. If you were to compare the...
Saturday, April 13, 2013 at 10:42pm

Social Studies
When Nelson Mandela received the Nobel Peace Prize, he gave a speech in which he noted the contributions of Martin Luther King Jr. Here are some words of his speech: "...It will not be presumptuous of us if we also add, among our predecessors, the name of another ...
Thursday, April 11, 2013 at 9:13pm

History
1. Puerto Ricans experienced which of the following when they migrated to the United States from Puerto Rico in the 1950s? Deportation as undocumented aliens Family friction and a reversal in traditional sex roles A middle-class lifestyle in the barrio Downward social mobility...
Thursday, April 11, 2013 at 4:59pm

Macroeconomics
GDP of a country is 6000 billion. Investment is 2100 billion. Government purchase is 300 billion. The country has a trade surplus of 200 billion. How much is consumption? Was there net capital inflow or outflow? Can someone help start me off for this?
Wednesday, April 10, 2013 at 1:59pm

Government secondry school gwagwalada
Consider the equation N2(g)+3NH2(g)---2NH3.what is the needed volume of nitrogen to react with 15cm3 of hydrogen?
Wednesday, April 10, 2013 at 1:37am

tourism industry
Governments invest in many different industries, including the tourism industry. As a result, economic impact studies are conducted to assess the ______________ of this government spending. A. TFC B. TSA C. MUI D. ROI E. TEI
Tuesday, April 9, 2013 at 5:10pm

World Geography
1.The physical feature of Western Europe where most major cities are found is called A. the plains. B. the glacier.<<<<<<< C. the tundra. D. the taiga 2.The Magna Carta was the first step toward England’s ______________. A. large cities B. war with ...
Monday, April 8, 2013 at 11:52am

World Geography
1. The Polish economy began to grow in the 1990s because the government A. built more state-owned factories. B. controlled prices better.<<<<<<<< C. stopped new private businesses. D. encouraged entrepreneurs. 2. The ethnic makeup of the Andes and the ...
Monday, April 8, 2013 at 11:50am

government
what does national unity preach. mention 5 institutions that promote national unity.
Monday, April 8, 2013 at 5:53am

Math
A survey about the student government program at a school finds that of 245 students: 218 students like the program 27 students think the program is unnecessary If a circle graph were made from this data, what would the measure of the central angle be for the group that likes ...
Saturday, April 6, 2013 at 1:08am

World Geography
REVIEW 1.Which of the following was one cause of the Civil War in the United States? A. The South wanted new states to allow slavery and the North did not. B. The North wanted new states to allow slavery and the South did not. C. The North opposed signing treaties with Native ...
Friday, April 5, 2013 at 3:58pm

Government senior college ikoyi
An equilateral triangle of side 20cm is inscribed in a circle.calculate the distances of a side of the triangle from the centre of the circle.
Friday, April 5, 2013 at 7:18am

economics
the south African government is not providing enough welfare or subsidies to the poor and underpriviledged. what are the cost and consequences of providing the subsidies and welfare?
Friday, April 5, 2013 at 4:36am

economics
determine the relevance of taxation to Nigerian government. outline the difficulties encountered by tax collectors in nigeria.
Thursday, April 4, 2013 at 10:25am

government
what is the implied power expressed by the necessary and proper clause in the constitution a congress's ability to make laws is severely limited by the Constitution b congress is given limited authority to interpret reserved powers c congress must follow a concrete ...
Tuesday, April 2, 2013 at 10:03pm

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