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If during the war, Congress has the power to declare war, what powers do the other branches of government have during the war?

American Government
12. Read this excerpt from the U.S Constitution. To declare War, grant Letters of Marque and Reprisal, and make Rules concerning Captures on Land and Water; To raise and support Armies, but no Appropriation of Money to that Use shall be for a longer Term than two years; -...

S.S
1. Why did Thomas Paine write the pamphlet, Common Sense? a. to support conquering the Native Americans b to argue that more land should go to France and Spain c to show that loyalty to the monarchy was wrong d to pledge his loyalty to the british government*** I'm not exactly...

Social Studies
What were some influences on self-government? Select all that apply. Commentaries on the laws of England** The Columbian exchange English bill of rights Poor Richard's almanac**

history
in a representative government what group had the power to make laws? judges governors male colonists** legislature please help me

Social Study's
I don't reall understand this question can some one tell me if I'm right? What is meant by the basic principle popular sovereignty The government is set up as a constitutional republic The people have the right to alter their government Congress has the right to regulate trade...

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1. Which statement best describes nations? Nations must follow the laws set by the United Nations. Nations have less political power than do regional organizations. Nations interact almost exclusively with other nations in their region, Nations have political power over a de&#...

history
( ) around my answer. If nothing is there then i don't know What is one important achievement of the Incas? A. a written language B. a system of democratic government C. a system of roads and bridges D. an accurate calendar What is one way in which the Incas increased their ...

Geography
what were some influences on self-government select all that apply

Social Studies
What fundamental problem did Noah Webster see in the Articles of Confederation? A. that states would always work in their own self-interest even if it meant harm to the nation as a whole B. that the central government would always favor large states over the smaller states ...

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1. Which of the following does Congress have the authority to do based upon the Constitution? (1 point) tax church services regulate local property tax regulate shipping licenses for vessels operating on rivers between states tax the sale and consumption of oranges exported to...

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What fundamental problem did noah Webster see in the Articles of Confederation? > that states would always work in their own self-interest even if it meant harm to the nation as whole > that the central covernment would always favor large states over the smaller states ...

Government
Can anyone in connections help me with unit 2 test?

Government
1: how does someone become a member of the supreme court?(1 point) > by popular election and senate approval*** >by judicial appointment and presidential approval >by presidential appointment and senate approval >by senatorial appointment and judicial approval 2: ...

World History
Which of the following most likely caused the prosperity of Gupta India? A. Strong Hindu religious policy. B. Powerful central government. C. Tribute paid by the conquered. D. Mining extensive gold deposits. Is the answer C? Thank you in advance😃

History
Both William Bradford and John Smith helped found American colonies. How did their actions differ? Bradford developed cash-crop agriculture, while Smith focused on subsistence farming. Bradford had little involvement with colonial government, while Smith became a governor. ...

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(The sign "*" means that's my answer I chose for the question) Part A What is the basic independent unit of world politics? a) country b) province c) nation* d) organization Part B Which of the following groups is an example of the basic unit you selected in the previous ...

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*** By my answer Please check! 1. Which statement best describes the importance of the Magna Carta? (1 point) British judges should hold judicial power. Even the king must respect certain rights of the people.*** Federalism is the best form of government. Parliament should ...

Social studies
how was the government outlined 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 idea of...

Social studies
what was the primary reason thomas hooker left the massachusetts bay colony and founded the connecticut colony? A. His religious ideals conflicted with the Puritan beliefs B. He desired to move further inland where soil was better for farming C. He though the government had ...

American Government
1. Thomas Hobbes and John Locke were European philosophers who influenced American founding documents with which theory? A. social contract theory B. divine right of kings theory C. no taxation without representation theory D. equal pay for equal work theory

American Gov.
I'm having trouble finding the answers to these questions (the answers should be in order from the article, it's just not clarifiable. Also, I put ****** .... ***** to show where the answers may be that I think is right, but I'm not sure)... 2. How does James Madison define a...

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Why was the Declaration of Independance important? Select all that apply. >it set up the U.S government >it explained the ideals of liberty, justice, and equality**** >it announced that American colonies were separate from great britian >it gave Americans the right...

Social Studies
1:What fundamental problem did noah Webster see in the Articles of Confederation? > that states would always work in their own self-interest even if it meant harm to the nation as whole > that the central covernment would always favor large states over the smaller states...

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1. Which ideas from the deceleration of independece support women's suffrage? A) We hold these truths to be self evident B) life liberty and the pursuit of happiness C) governments are instuited among men*** D) deriving their just powers from the consent of the government

Social Studies
1:What fundamental problem did noah Webster see in the Articles of Confederation? > that states would always work in their own self-interest even if it meant harm to the nation as whole > that the central covernment would always favor large states over the smaller states...

Social Studies
1. What was one strength of the Articles of Confederation? (1 point) >it allowed states to make decisions for themselves. >it gave the federal government power to impose taxes >it gave Congress the athority to overturn decisions made. By the president. >it provided...

History
Please check my answers. Thank you! The colonies of New York, Pennsylvania, New Jersey, and Delaware were all part of which colonial region? Eastern Middle* New England Southern Question 2 (Multiple Choice Worth 4 points) (01.06 LC) Who would have written a secondary source ...

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1. Which of the following responsibilities are held by the legislative, rather than the executive branch? Select two answers. A) writing and voting on new laws**** B) providing social programs to citizens C) selecting new judges for federal courts D) determining the budget of ...

American Government
Where can the strengths of the Articles of Confederation be seen in the Constitution? A) The constitution allows states the ability to control most of their own affairs. B) The constitution allows states the power to tax citizens. C) the constitution allows states the ability ...

Social Studies
what 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 idea ...

Social Studies
Why did Thomas Paine write the pamphlet, Common Sense? A. to support conquering the Native Americans B. to argue that more land should go to France and Spain C. to show that loyalty to the monarchy was wrong D. to pledge his loyalty to the British government ** What was most ...

Social Studies
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 ...

U.S. Government
How did Mercantilism contribute to the American Revolution? a. It created the means of cultural diffusion in the New World b. It made the colonies economically independent c.It brought together the French, English, and Spanish influences on one continent d. It increased the ...

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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 ...

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6. Each looked for an easier triumph, and a result less fundamental and and astounding. Both read the same bible and pray to the same god; and each invokes his aid against the other. It may seem strange that any man should dare to ask a just gods assistance in wringing their ...

Social studies
7. why were there fewer slaves in the backcountry of the southern colonies than those areas closer to the coast Colonists in the backcountry were primarily self sufficient Backcountry colonists were fundamentally opposed to slavery Colonists in the backcountry were poor and ...

Social studies
4. 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 ...

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1. What is the basic independent unit of world politics? A) country B) province C) nation**** D) organization 2. Which of the following groups is an example of the basic unit you selected in the previous question? A) people who share a common language B) people who choose to ...

World History
Please check this. Thanks! Chandragupta’s construction of roads and harbors most clearly demonstrated the importance of what aspect of governance? Public services Trade regulations******** Redistribution of wealth Centralization of rule What was one characteristic that ...

Wold History
Which of the following most directly resulted from the Neolithic Revolution? •Populations increased. •Complex cultures blended. •Religion became less important. 2. Which of the following best describes the emergence of social classes in early civilizations? •People ...

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1. What was the primary reason that roger Williams left the Massachusetts bay colony and founded the Rhode Island colony? He wanted to start a colony where the government had more power He was forced out by native Americans He sought better opportunities for farming He was ...

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** by my answer 4. In which way does a dictatorship differ from a democracy? (1 point) In a dictatorship, the power is held by one person and political party. Leaders in a dictatorship are always democratically elected. Dictatorships have short-term limits on their rule.****

Government
1. Which of the following is true about the formal amendment process for the Constitution? A. Only citizen may propose an amendment. B. Only Congress may propose an amendment. C. Both houses of Congress may pass a resolution to propose an amendment. D. The president can Vito ...

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 ...

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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

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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 ...

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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 ...

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