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HISTORY
Was imperialism necessary in the 19th century?
Tuesday, May 14, 2013 at 4:10pm

history
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

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

history
What lessons from the past pertaining to the civil rights and women's movement from the past can we apply to the future?
Thursday, May 9, 2013 at 11:24pm

History
Where was segregation illegal after and during the boynton vs. Virginia case?
Thursday, May 9, 2013 at 5:47pm

history
1. What was the ruling in the case Boynton vs. Virginia?+ m,n
Thursday, May 9, 2013 at 5:31pm

History
Explain a few of the National Urban League’s social services and what they entailed.
Wednesday, May 8, 2013 at 9:53pm

History
What caused the SNCC to have negative feelings toward Martin Luther King, Jr.? Give two reasons.
Wednesday, May 8, 2013 at 9:52pm

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

US History
What theory was President Reagan's economic program based on?
Wednesday, May 8, 2013 at 2:57pm

Us history
What does this mean, "Franklin was to the United States as bacon was to England" please help thanks.
Wednesday, May 8, 2013 at 2:52pm

US History
What were the effects of Reagans increased spending on US defense to counter Soviet threats?
Wednesday, May 8, 2013 at 2:52pm

HISTORY
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

History
The city of Philadelphia is located near which lines of latitude and longitude?
Tuesday, May 7, 2013 at 9:45pm

American History
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

history
write a brief description of the civil war activities in southern california from 1861-1865.
Monday, May 6, 2013 at 8:36pm

History HELP!
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

history
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

WorldHistory
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

History
In World War 2 why did the dictors think they could take over Europe and other places??
Monday, May 6, 2013 at 1:20pm

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

history
explain five function of cairo
Sunday, May 5, 2013 at 3:04pm

us history
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 Lincoln’s stance on slavery, describe how key events (such as land acquisitions, agreements about how new territories ...
Saturday, May 4, 2013 at 8:07pm

History
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

American History
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

statistics
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

History
Who is Shaka Zulu
Wednesday, May 1, 2013 at 10:12pm

History HELP!
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

U.S. History
Briefly describe "New Federalism."
Wednesday, May 1, 2013 at 5:10pm

U.S. History
Briefly describe what happened in the presidential election of 2000, including who the candidates were, who won, and how the win was accomplished.
Wednesday, May 1, 2013 at 5:09pm

U.S. History
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

U.S. History
How did the events of June 6, 1944, impact on World War 2?
Wednesday, May 1, 2013 at 5:00pm

History
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

History
4. U.S. military intervention failed to end a civil war in *Haiti. Somalia. Kosovo. Palestine. Thank You.
Tuesday, April 30, 2013 at 5:08pm

art history
What is the Etruscan influence on Roman, Byzantine and Romanesque visual culture?
Tuesday, April 30, 2013 at 1:09pm

History
4. U.S. military intervention failed to end a civil war in *Haiti. Somalia. Kosovo. Palestine.
Tuesday, April 30, 2013 at 11:19am

history
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

history
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

US History
Why wasn't Napoleon executed?
Monday, April 29, 2013 at 6:58pm

hiv/aids management)
explain in no more than 500 words the history of the development and spread of the HIV/AIDS globally
Sunday, April 28, 2013 at 8:11pm

hiv/aids management)
discussthe history of hiv/aids,and development and the spread of hiv/aids virus global
Sunday, April 28, 2013 at 6:50pm

History/English
what does anti colonialist movements outside of america have to do with segregation?
Sunday, April 28, 2013 at 6:35pm

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
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

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

History
If you are keeping slavery, how will you improve the conditions of slave life? I do not know how to answer this question, can someone please help me.
Saturday, April 27, 2013 at 6:52pm

History
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

History
How would changing how slavery is affect the future of the United States, if you were in the year of 1815?
Saturday, April 27, 2013 at 5:53pm

History
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

History
Who would support the decision of changing slavery, North, some Southerners, or both? REMEMBER, THINK LIKE A PERSON FROM 1815..
Saturday, April 27, 2013 at 4:59pm

History
Explain or give an example why slaves should be treated like citizens. REMEMBER, THINK LIKE A PERSON FROM 1815...
Saturday, April 27, 2013 at 4:02pm

U.S. History
The Civilian Conservation Corp was established in 1933. Discuss why it was established and its main function.
Saturday, April 27, 2013 at 11:53am

U.S. History
List the key point of the 19th Amendment and discuss the effect it had on society.
Saturday, April 27, 2013 at 11:52am

U.S. History
List the key points of the Homestead Act and describe the effect it had on the opening of the western territories.
Saturday, April 27, 2013 at 11:44am

U.S. History
Name one if two reasons why workers were unhappy after the end of World War 1. Support your answer with facts.
Saturday, April 27, 2013 at 11:42am

World History
Why did Columbus fail as an administrator on land but excel as a ship captain?
Saturday, April 27, 2013 at 10:50am

History
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

us history
many settlers moved west in search of
Thursday, April 25, 2013 at 11:16am

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

us history
What was life like for nurses during the civil war and what incidents happend
Tuesday, April 23, 2013 at 9:34pm

history
which president raises soft money in order to help democrat candidates in the 1996 election
Tuesday, April 23, 2013 at 5:18pm

english Ms. Sue Help Please check my answers
Jaws of the Water ACT TWO At rise we see DAD, TINA, and MARK rushing in and out of the living room. Each enters carrying important items—such as sleeping bags, rain gear, and gallons of water—sets them down, and exits. All three come in together, and MOM bursts ...
Tuesday, April 23, 2013 at 12:40pm

history
what was One major reason for religion’s growing appeal in the 1950s?
Tuesday, April 23, 2013 at 1:23am

Operations Research
The Ploughman family farm owns and operates a 640-acre farm that has been in the family for several generations. The Ploughman’s always have had to work hard to make a decent living from the farm and have had to endure some occasional difficult years. Stories about ...
Monday, April 22, 2013 at 9:10pm

U.S/history AP
---------a Treaty provision that the colonies of the central powers wentunder the control of the Allies,to be administered so that they could become independent at some later(never set)date. is not Treaty of Versailles,what coul be? can you help me?
Monday, April 22, 2013 at 6:46pm

American History
Which of the the following was true about the African Americans who moved to California during the mid-1800s? A) They were allowed to testify in court until 1870. B) They were very successful. They mined, established businesses and built schools. C) They were allowed to vote ...
Sunday, April 21, 2013 at 5:57pm

AP World History
I have to analyze how sub-Saharan Africa & south & south-east Asia's relationship to global trade patterns changed from 1850 to present. please help !
Sunday, April 21, 2013 at 1:33pm

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

World History
What policies affected the citizens during the 21st century? For example: In the U.S. we had the Homeland Security Policy
Saturday, April 20, 2013 at 4:52pm

US HISTORY
The NSC-68 documentreflected the American Belief A.)that military spending would help the ecomony B.)that huge sacrifices would be needed by Americans to fight the cold war C.)in our limitless capabilities D.)that we needed help to fight the spread of communism E.)in the ...
Saturday, April 20, 2013 at 12:34pm

US HISTORY
During the 1950s, the Central Intelligence Agency engineered pro-American political coups in both A.)Iraq and Nicaragua B.)Libia and Costa Rica C.)Lebanon and El Salvador D.)Iran and Guatemala E.)Eqypt and Cuba
Saturday, April 20, 2013 at 11:47am

US HISTORY
In return for the old American destroyers, the British gave the USA A.) six air bases in Scotland and Iceland. B.) a role in developing the atomic bomb. C.)"most favored nation" status. D.)access to German military codes. E.)eight valuable naval bases.
Saturday, April 20, 2013 at 11:29am

History
According to King, how did the Vietnam War affect U.S. policy at home?
Saturday, April 20, 2013 at 1:45am

History
4. What Reagan policy resulted in an increase in the federal budget deficit? *supply-side economics deregulation increased defense spending increased spending on social programs Thank You.
Friday, April 19, 2013 at 11:00am

U.S/history AP
---------Great orator of Great Awakening.Former English bartender. One of 30,000 listened to him. Hellifire and brithone preacher. my answer George Whitefield
Thursday, April 18, 2013 at 4:29pm

History
4. Which of the following influenced the presidential election of 1980? high inflation low gas prices racial tensions *a war with Iraq Thank You.
Thursday, April 18, 2013 at 11:32am

Global History
How did geography both help and hinder the peoples of Africa?
Wednesday, April 17, 2013 at 11:10pm

English
11.Financiers are planning to (accommodate amalgamate) various businesses in the US and England into one huge multinational corporation amalgamate 12.The US has a long history of providing (upheaval sanctuary) to those fleeing persecution abroad sanctuary 13.He enjoys (...
Wednesday, April 17, 2013 at 9:52pm

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

U.S/history AP
----------Andrew Johnonson's Secretary of State bought Alaska from Russia in 1867 for $7.2 million dollars.This deal was called"____ Icebox" or "_____Folly." my answer WILLIAM SEAWARD
Wednesday, April 17, 2013 at 1:25pm

U.S/history AP-
--------1870's split in the republican party;wanted a civil service system because they disagreed whith the OLD GUARD Republicans on who should control patronage jobs. Led by senator James G Blaine my answer HALF BREED
Wednesday, April 17, 2013 at 1:14pm

U.S/history AP
1------------the act of bringing land into U.S.through agreement of a majority of congress.Texas and hawai joined the U.S.in this manner. 2---------After TX achieved independence they wanted to be brought into the U.S.Because it would upset the balance of free and slave states...
Tuesday, April 16, 2013 at 9:47pm

History please help
Which of the following issues was not on the agenda of the National Organization for Women in the late 1960s a and early 1970s? a. Women should have equal employment opportunities. B. Child care needed to be regulated and more readily available. c. Abortion rights should be ...
Tuesday, April 16, 2013 at 8:54pm

world history
A zimbabwe was a A. tribal leader. B. band of warriors. C. trade route though the desert. D. fortified administration center. Answer:b Incorrect Reference: PAGE 377 3. In his famous sermon of 1095, Pope Urban II saw Christian Europe as A. comprising all of Europe, which he ...
Tuesday, April 16, 2013 at 8:14pm

World History
What directly led to the internal expansion and new economic activity in Western Europe from the eleventh to the fourteenth century? A. New and extreme technological achievements B. decline in religious activity C. population reduction D. competition among rival states
Tuesday, April 16, 2013 at 7:01pm

U.S/history AP
-----During french and Britsh fighting Washington declared that U.S.would not choose sides even though Hamilton wanted to support the British and Jefferson the French due to the FRANCO-AMERICAN ALLIANCE. Alliance of 1778.
Tuesday, April 16, 2013 at 5:48pm

U.S/history AP
--------passed by Federalists to put 16 more district court judges and 1 supreme court justice on bench.Done before jefferson took office.Adams named John Marshall Chief justice and appointed all all 16 of midnight I my answer right Marbury V Madison
Tuesday, April 16, 2013 at 2:56pm

U.S/history AP
-----During french and Britsh fighting Washington declared that U.S.would not choose sides even though Hamilton wanted to support the British and Jefferson the French due to the FRANCO-AMERICAN ALLIANCE. I choose -(French Revolution )after reading this paraghaph below what do ...
Tuesday, April 16, 2013 at 2:41pm

U.S/history AP
---------1494- made pope to keep his 2 main Catholic countries,Portugal and Spain from fighting each other over the non-Christian world.Signed by Isabella and John II.Divided world with spain getting non-Christian land west of the line and Portugal those east (plus brazil.)...
Tuesday, April 16, 2013 at 1:04pm

U.S/history AP
----------revivalist of the great Awakening.Younger,less prosperous,wanted predestination,no denominations,believed man was sinful and in a return to old religious ways. is any of these 1-Jonathan Edwards 2-George Whitefield
Tuesday, April 16, 2013 at 12:37pm

U.S/history AP
--------During french and Britsh fighting Washington declared that U.S.would not choose sides even though Hamilton wanted to support the British and Jefferson the French due to the FRANCO-AMERICAN ALLIANCE. my answer Treaty of Alliance
Monday, April 15, 2013 at 8:46pm

U.S/history AP
----------revivalist of the great Awakening.Younger,less prosperous,wanted predestination,no denominations,believed man was sinful and in a return to old religious ways. my answer Deism
Monday, April 15, 2013 at 8:30pm

U.S/history AP
welthy dutch settlers in New York. Given money and land to set up feudal system. my answer New Netherlands
Monday, April 15, 2013 at 8:14pm

U.S/history AP
1)--------practice in the south of borrowing the money necessary to plant a crop against that future crop.The money was loaned at excessively high interest rates and kept most white and black southerners in perpetual debt. my answer 1-crop-lien economy 2---------former ...
Monday, April 15, 2013 at 6:08pm

Grammar
Rewrite the paragraph below, correcting errors in verb usage. (1) History books have learned us many facts about Sir Francis Drake.(2)Much of Drake's fame lays in his having sailed around the world.(3)What he done was amazing.(4)In 1577, sailing from England, Drake had ...
Monday, April 15, 2013 at 5:18pm

U.S/history AP
------------laws that kept white southerners in a superior position over Blacks.Many allowed "vagrant" black to be picked up and then their fine paid by a white who would then use them as labor until they had repaid the money-a type of economic slavery.Enforced heavy...
Monday, April 15, 2013 at 5:17pm

Grammar
Rewrite the paragraph below, correcting errors in verb usage. (1) History books have learned us many facts about Sir Francis Drake.(2)Much of Drake's fame lays in his having sailed around the world.(3)What he done was amazing.(4)In 1577, sailing from England, Drake had ...
Monday, April 15, 2013 at 5:16pm

us history
Why did Johnson request the Tonkin Gulf Resolution
Monday, April 15, 2013 at 5:11pm

U.S/history AP
----------Segration laws passed in the south that replaced the BLack Codes after Recontruction.They seperated Blacks(and many whites) were allowed to build homes on a small acreage and farm the land my answer Jim crow laws
Monday, April 15, 2013 at 5:03pm

U.S/history AP
1- -------.one of the ways that white southerners tried to keep blacks from voting.1st way they did this .This rule said that could only vote if your ancenstor voted in 1860.a.k.a. (MISSISSIPPI Plan). 2---------.as white southerners regained control of their governments they ...
Monday, April 15, 2013 at 2:54pm

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