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Government
The Intolerable Acts led to most directly to which event? A. Stamp Act Congress B. Constitutional Convention C. First Continental Congress D. Second Continental Congress The Framers Included the Supremacy Clause in the Constitution for the purpose of? A. giving the federal ...

government
Please check my answers and correct me if I'm wrong. 1. In what way was the government of ancient Athens different from that of the United States? A. Athens was a direct democracy in which citizens voted on the law themselves *** B. Athens was an in oligarchy rule by the ...

Social studies
What resulted in the loss of the continental dollar Foreign countries demanded repayment of their war loans from the government Trade became complicated because states printed their own currencies Congress began to sell sections of land in the northwest territory Expeditions ...

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my answers have * next to them 1. A political system that separates the law-making and law-enforcing branches is called what? (1 point) a federal system a parliamentary system a presidential system*** a unitary system 2. Which of the following statements best describes a ...

History
what statement best describes the government relationship with England that was in the middle colonies A. Middle colonies were all established as royal colony B.each have a different system based on the charter agreed upon with the king of England C.The king of England only ...

Social Studies
Why did the Founding Fathers choose to adopt a Constitution? To give states rights within a nation To give individual right within their states To outline the powers of a new federal government ----- To limit the powers of the existing federal government

History
The Renaissance was characterized by a. creating military alliances with China b. rising interest in Roman and Greek antiquity c. the idea that religion was the basis of existence d. broadening recognition of the insignificance of the human experience e. an attempt to marry ...

American Government
Hello all! Just would like to check some answers, I am fairly confident them, but you never know! 1.What is a legitimate government? a. one in which government leaders obtain and keep power by using force b. one that offers the fastest solution to a nation's problems and ...

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.

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 book ...

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 ...

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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. What is one ...

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Which government representative is generally the most accessible to general public? mayor**** congressperson state representative federal department head

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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

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 ...

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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 ...

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 _____ ...

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.

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 the ...

Government
According to the preamble to the Declaration, what is Jefferson’s aim in writing the Declaration?

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 ...

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 ...

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 include ...

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.

History
Why US government believed it was necessary to place Japanese americans in internment camps?

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 ...

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 ...

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 ...

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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 ...

Social study
What is the key difference between a federal government and a confederate goverment

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

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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 ...

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...

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

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 prince, ...

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 ...

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 ...

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...

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 "under ...

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.

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

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

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...

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...

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 ...

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

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 think so

government
what states supported the new jersey plan

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...

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 ...

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

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 ...

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 such ...

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

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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 ...

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 ...

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 states that ...

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 ...

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

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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 ...

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 states that ...

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 among ...

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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 ...

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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 ...

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...

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 ...

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 ...

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 ...

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...

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? ...

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...

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 ...

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 ...

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 ...

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 ...

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 ...

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 ...

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...

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

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?

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...

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...

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 decreases...

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 decreases...

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...

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...

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

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 ...

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 ...

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 ...

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 ...

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 ...

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 ...

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 ...

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 ...

Year 10 Geography
Q) What are the roles and actions of the state government regarding tourism??

Year 10 Geography
Q) what are the roles and actions of the federal government relating to tourism?

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 ...

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 miners ...

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, and Spain. Through document ...

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