Recent Homework Questions About US History
*The value of the z-score in a hypothesis test is influenced by a variety of factors. Assuming that all other variables are held constant, explain how the value of z is influenced by each of the following: a. Increasing the difference between the sample mean and the original ...
Sunday, June 9, 2013 at 8:12pm
which of the following was the primary cause of the Balkan wars conducted during the Clinton administration a. the rise to power of Slobodan Milosevic in Serbia b. Muslim activism in Bosnia c. the un peacekeepers inability to stem ethnic cleansing d. the breakup of the former ...
Thursday, June 6, 2013 at 5:00pm
when postwar expansion slowed in the 1950s an economic stimulus was provided by a. the construction of Levitt towns b. the baby boom c. cold war spending d. increased consumer goods manufacturing I think a but the book talks about a and b so im not to sure
Thursday, June 6, 2013 at 4:31pm
which of the following statements is true of the Gulf of Tonkin affair? a. Johnson approved covert amphibious raid on the north Vietnam B. congress was divided and only reluctantly passed the gulf of Tonkin resolution c. the destroyer Maddox was sunk by north Vietnamese ...
Thursday, June 6, 2013 at 3:32pm
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
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
__________ refers to the convicted offender's personal statement to the court prior to imposition of sentence. A. The agreement of submission B. Voir dire C. Retribution D. Allocution is it D 2. When the framers of the Constitution incorporated the ban against cruel and ...
Saturday, May 25, 2013 at 4:55pm
True or False. (If false correct it) The ancient Greeks were interested in philosophy, not nature,so they did little to advance scientific knowledge. Please help! Thank you :)
Friday, May 24, 2013 at 6:47pm
How might Eastern Europe have been characterized in the late 1980s to early 1990s? A. Eastern Europe was turbulent with governmental upheavals, protests, and significant changes. B. Eastern Europe was characterized by stability, peace, and a new respect for the status quo. C. ...
Friday, May 24, 2013 at 3:50pm
Please help in answering the questions below, this is the extract. Jamal is a 27 year old male who presented with some difficulties in his life. His main presenting concern was related to problems with alcohol and illicit drugs. He has reportedly had a long standing history of...
Friday, May 24, 2013 at 8:51am
Lord Selkirk implied that the French 1)were happy under English rule 2)never accepted English rule 3)should accept English rule 4)should change their language and institutions 5)were not oppressed by the English i put 4
Wednesday, May 22, 2013 at 9:07pm
it can be inferred that William Lyon Mackenzie 1)was a famous writer 2)was a member of the Family Compact 3)oppose the oligarchies 4)supported the British 5)believed in peaceful assembly I put 1
Wednesday, May 22, 2013 at 9:04pm
Following the Spanish -American War. and espeacially in regard to American occupation of the philippines, most anti-imperialists argued that... A. The occupation would lead to unhealthy racial-mixing. B. Because all war was immoral, the fruits of war were tainted. C.installing...
Wednesday, May 22, 2013 at 6:16pm
What was the impact of New Imperialism in African and Asian colonies? Please give at least one example of each. How were these experiences different from traditional empires?
Wednesday, May 22, 2013 at 2:53pm
at the time the French controlled the middle part of North America the most important use of the Mississippi River and its tributaries was for a)fishing b)transportation c)natural boundary d)hydroelectric power e)irrigation i put b
Monday, May 20, 2013 at 9:38pm
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
What allowed the Khmer kingdom to became great? A. Ability to produce excess rice and export it B. Abundant mineral resources C. Technological advances D. Ability to conquer other lands I have a hard time with this question. Either A or D?
Friday, May 17, 2013 at 5:20pm
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
Can somebody help me because this makes no sense? (Roman Armor) is important (or critical or paramount) to a complete understanding of (Roman History) because it (shows us how Roman troops protected themselves). It relates to (Romans) in that it reveals (knowledge). Through ...
Thursday, May 16, 2013 at 8:27pm
1-Which state's capital is Springfield? 2-The oldest city in the U.S.is in which state? 3-Name the three state capitals which are named after a president. answers 1-Illinois 2-Saint Augustine, Florida 3-Lincoln, for Abraham Lincoln -Madison, Wisconsin for James ...
Thursday, May 16, 2013 at 2:14pm
World history; Check:P
How did Louis XVIs weak leadership contribute to the growing crisis in France? Louis and both his wife didn't seem to care about governing. His wife always gave him poor advice and ended to spend a lot of money gowns, jewels, gambling, and gifts, which lead France ...
Wednesday, May 15, 2013 at 3:48pm
When postwar expansion slowed in the 1950s, an economic stimulus was provided by? A. Cold War spending. B. the construction of Levitt Towns C. the baby boom D. increased consumer goods manufacturing.
Wednesday, May 15, 2013 at 8:39am
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
What does this quote mean? "It is honorable to be raised to a throne than to be born to one. Fortune bestows (gives) the one, merit obtains to other." -Francesco Petrarch
Monday, May 13, 2013 at 3:31pm
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
If you were going to compare & contrast FDR and LBJ what aspects of their lives would you compare what aspects would you contrast. I am writing a paper on them and what to get some ideas and see what other people think is important, in the end I will choose my own topics, just...
Wednesday, May 8, 2013 at 9:45am
Most of the asians who immigrated to the united states in the 1850s came because a.) Of available work b.) Of the rumor of a "golden mountain" in california" c.) they were forceds to flee due to collapes of the japanese economy d.) none of these
Tuesday, May 7, 2013 at 2:57pm
Describe the chain of events for a wounded soldier during the civil war; how and where they would be transported, what would happen to them, etc. (provide details!!!!) I need help.
Monday, May 6, 2013 at 8:34pm
Which of the following is true with regards to The Navigation Acts by the eighteenth century? A- In general, the colonist despised the acts and smuggling was rampant. B- The Navigation act of 1696 abolished the American customs service. C- The colonists became used to buying ...
Monday, May 6, 2013 at 4:22pm
significant consequences of the Agricultural Revolution. EFFECT ON WOMEN LIVES: The British Agricultural Revolution was the cause of drastic changes in the lives of British women. Before the Agricultural Revolution, women worked alongside their husbands in the fields and were ...
Monday, May 6, 2013 at 4:11pm
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
3. Keeping in mind how the expansion of U.S. territory westward threatened the delicate balance of power in Congress between free and slave states and Lincolns stance on slavery, describe how key events (such as land acquisitions, agreements about how new territories ...
Saturday, May 4, 2013 at 8:07pm
2. The new democratic age of the 1820s, 30s, and 40s not only witnessed the advent of universal white male suffrage but also a strong impulse for social reform, which was often supported by those denied access to the ballot. What drove the impulse behind such ...
Saturday, May 4, 2013 at 8:04pm
During the 1820 and 1830 a distinct American culture began to emerge. What philosophies, artists and artists works contributed to this culture? What were the unique American themes explored within these works? Help I dont know where t begin to answer this question especially ...
Thursday, May 2, 2013 at 7:17pm
Paul received a score of 80 on a history test for which the class mean was 70 with a standard deviation of 10. He received a score of 75 on a biology test for which the class mean was 70 and the standard deviation was 2.5. On which test did he do better relative to the rest of...
Wednesday, May 1, 2013 at 10:25pm
In history, I am learning about the civil war and I need to answer the following question: Finish the following sentences: 1. In the East the Union faced defeat, although 2. Although it was costly, the Union victory at Antietam Thanks so much!
Wednesday, May 1, 2013 at 7:15pm
The Soviet Union was angry at the efforts of the United States to prevent it from successfully spreading its communist ideology. Briefly describe two actions that it took in retaliation.
Wednesday, May 1, 2013 at 5:05pm
1. What finally decided the outcome of the 2000 presidential election? Congress a state court judge *the U.S. Supreme Court the nationwide popular vote 2. What group was directly responsible for the terrorist attacks on the United States on September 11, 2001? *al Qaeda the ...
Wednesday, May 1, 2013 at 10:54am
2. President Clinton sent military troops to Bosnia to bring about peace and distribute food during a famine. stop immigrants from coming to the United States. *bomb Serbian strongholds and enforce peace. stop ethnic cleansing of Muslims and Croats. 3. What was one positive ...
Tuesday, April 30, 2013 at 11:12am
1. For participating countries, NAFTA called for a challenge to U.S. economic leadership. the gradual removal of trade restrictions. the development of a single currency. *a removal of environmental controls.
Tuesday, April 30, 2013 at 10:54am
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
Well I have been working on an essay for a couple days now about slavery, here it is: Slavery began in the 16th century, but ended in the 19th century. Slaves went through a lot of torture then, but some blacks now still deal with some of the problems the slaves had back then...
Sunday, April 28, 2013 at 4:31pm
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
If you are getting rid of slavery, how are you going to care for 3.5 million homeless, unemployed and uneducated former slaves? What I thought was to make schools and build homes for them so the slaves can make a career for themselves, however I am not thinking like a person ...
Saturday, April 27, 2013 at 6:12pm
Who would oppose this decision? Why might they do so? What i said was that most Southerners would oppose this decision because they own large plantations and farmers and/or wealthy people/families don't and/or do the work by themselves. However, I wasn't so sure about ...
Saturday, April 27, 2013 at 5:21pm
1. A decline in the number of U.S. manufacturing jobs was in part the result of *globalization. biotechnology. entrepreneurs. superstations. 2. The first modern computer was designed to benefit universities. the economy. *the military. corporations. 3. Which company developed...
Friday, April 26, 2013 at 10:42am