We have to do a project where we have to write the diary for a fictional person. I chose to do a canadian western farmer. I was wondering if anyone know a site where they have the kind of words or language that western farmers in canada would use in the 1900s
Sunday, January 11, 2015 at 10:44am
Who started the cold war? truman or stalin? 3 reasons why? my work: Many historians believe that Harry Truman was the one who started the cold war. There is no specific event that led to the cold war but the war mainly broke out because the US and the Soviet Union did not ...
Friday, January 9, 2015 at 6:59pm
1. Which of these was a precedent that George Washington set? (5 points) a)constitutional amendment process b)formal presidential dinners c)singing of the national anthem d)use of a presidential cabinet 2. "The time for the new election of a citizen to be president of the...
Friday, January 9, 2015 at 5:56pm
Which of the following is a result of the invention of the cotton gin and the corn reaper? A.Farm products decreased B.farm production increased C.more northerns became farmers D.more farm products were imported I think it's A or B
Thursday, January 8, 2015 at 8:40pm
1. What do we learn about Dracula's history from the first four chapters? 2. What do we learn about Dracula's likes, dislikes, habits, and abilities? 3. What is Dracula's plan for Jonathan Harker?
Thursday, January 8, 2015 at 5:59pm
Why did Greek colonies spread throughout the Mediterranean region? a.Tyrants created many of them. b.Population pressures caused them to develop. c.Persia attacked mainland Greece. d.Pericles founded them. i think it is c. am i correct
Wednesday, January 7, 2015 at 3:17pm
What was one way in which african Americans helped the revolutionary war effort? A. They convinced native Americans to join the army B. They joined with women's groups to write petitions C. They protested the war outside british parliament D. They raised and contributed ...
Monday, January 5, 2015 at 11:36am
Which of the following correctly describes the flow of commodities in the triangle trade? A. Cubas rum is traded for slaves in New England. The slaves are brought to Cuba to grow sugar. Cuban sugar is exported to New England, where it is distilled into rum B. New England's...
Monday, January 5, 2015 at 11:24am
1.Which of these was a precedent that George Washington set? A. constitutional amendment process B.formal presidential dinners C.singing of the national anthem D.use of a presidential cabinet 2.The time for a new election of a citizen be president of the United States is...
Monday, January 5, 2015 at 10:38am
1. How is the Seven Years War related to the French and indian war? A- The French and Indian War directly caused the Seven Year's War B-; The French and Indian War was part of the Seven Year's War C- The Seven Years' War was more of a land war than the French and ...
Sunday, January 4, 2015 at 7:39pm
1. Who controlled the most territory bordering the Louisiana Purchase? A- Spain B- France C- Great Britain D-Mexico 2. Which of the founding fathers was an author, a statesman, and a scientist? A- John Adams B- Benjamin Franklin C- Thomas Jefferson D-George Washington 3. What ...
Sunday, January 4, 2015 at 5:43pm
After you have read the following, write a short essay comparing and contrasting life in the Middle Ages to today. Is there anything that was better about life then? The next time you are washing your hands and complain because the water temperature isn't just how you like...
Thursday, January 1, 2015 at 6:40am
Army Major Hart is accused of stealing the payroll for his division. Which type of law would he be subject to: A. Civil B. Criminal C. Military D. Constitutional
Tuesday, December 30, 2014 at 8:18pm
Under Franklin Roosevelt's Good Neighbor policy, A. Cordell Hull favored continued military interventions in Latin America. B. the collective security among the nations of the Western Hemisphere declined. C. American commerce with Latin America increased, but only ...
Wednesday, December 24, 2014 at 2:39pm
Big History Test (Check) Part1.
What was the chief goal of the Compromise of 1850? to resolve Texas's statehood issues to preserve the Union <-- to improve the economy in both the North and the South to preserve the balance between slave states and free states What theory promoted by Congressman ...
Tuesday, December 23, 2014 at 11:46am
Hi I'm honestly stuck on these 3 questions, I looekd on wiki and everything. Please Please help me out.. What action did President Polk take that resulted in the war between the United States and Mexico? He ordered troops to invade Mexico and capture Vera Cruz and Mexico ...
Sunday, December 21, 2014 at 11:28am
Describe one of the strongest images you encountered from any of the following literature wolves of men by barry holstun lopez birches by robert frost haiku by kaga no chiyo haiku by basho spring is like a perhaps land by E.E Cummings from an inconvenient truth by al gore the ...
Friday, December 19, 2014 at 11:36am
What were the major changes in sciences view of the nature of the universe and humanity's place in it between 1850 and 1914? How did these developments contribute to the age of anxiety? How are these changes reflected in philosophy, psychoanalysis, and artistic style ...
Thursday, December 18, 2014 at 1:30am
What Physical Feature of the New World's Coastline greatly attracted European Colonits A.Offshore islands B.Fertile soil along high moutain cliffs C.Natural harbors along the Atlantic Coast D.Large lakes along the coastline D?
Tuesday, December 16, 2014 at 6:38pm
What physical feature especially attracted European colonists? A.Many offshore islands B.Fertile soil along high mountain cliffs C.Natural harbors along Atlantic Ocean D.Large lakes located along the coastline
Tuesday, December 16, 2014 at 6:15pm
Word box : 1st Amendment, 5th Amendment, Fear that strong gov would violate personal liberties, Baron Charles de Montesquieu, John Locke, responsibilities of citizenship, religous freedom, economic opportuinities, William Blackstone, Adam Smith, Political ecomonic and legal ...
Tuesday, December 16, 2014 at 6:09pm
1. Which state was added to the union as a result of the compromise of 1850 A. Maine B. Missouri C. Nebraska D. California*** 2. What issue was at stake when free and slave states reached the Missouri compromise A. Power*** B. Tariffs C. Abolition D. Secession
Monday, December 15, 2014 at 11:27am
History Day thesis
Does this make sense? Sacagawea played a major role in the succes of the Lewis and Clark Expedition from helping with translating and navigating to calming and gathering food for the exploresrs, she left a trail of inspiration and impacted countless people. Sacagawea was one ...
Sunday, December 14, 2014 at 4:20pm
Word bank : Lexington and Concord, Saratoga, Yorktown Treaty of Paris 1783, John Paul Jones, Benedict Arnold, Valley Forge, hessians, Boycott, embargo 1. ends American Revolution establishes borders of US Treaty of Paris 2.German mercenaries who fought against colonies in ...
Saturday, December 13, 2014 at 3:59pm
Word bank : Samuel Adams, Bejamin Franklin, King George III, Thomas Jefferson, Marquis de Lafayette, Baron Frederick von Steuben, Thomas Paine, George Washington 1.ambassador to France in American Revolution author of Albany Plan of Union, delegate to the Philadelphia ...
Saturday, December 13, 2014 at 3:53pm
Word box : Common Sense, Northwest Territory Ordinance, The American Crisis, Land Ordinance of 1785, Shays Rebellion, Philadelphia Convention of 1787, Virginia Plan, "Give me Liberty or Give me death" 1. Massachusetts farmers rebellion over loss of farms Shays ...
Saturday, December 13, 2014 at 12:00pm
Word Box : Declaration of Independence US Constitution articles of confederation Federalist Papers Bill of Rights Washingtons Farewell Address, Albany Plan of Union, Olive Branch Petition 1.americas first government,weak, consisted of only legislative branch created during ...
Saturday, December 13, 2014 at 11:52am
Word box : Mercantilism Religious Freedom Magna Carta English Bill of Rights Mayflower Compact Fundamental Orders of Conneticut Virginia House of Burgesses Navigation Acts 1. 1689 law that reinforced the idea of no taxation without representation and the right to petition the ...
Saturday, December 13, 2014 at 11:46am
Word Bank : Popular Sovereignty, Republicanism, Federalism, Separation of Powers, Checks and Balances, Limited gov, Individual Rights 1. aidivion of power between the states and federal gov some power is reintaed for the federal gov some for the states and somet hey share or ...
Saturday, December 13, 2014 at 11:24am
history part 2
Woodrow Wilson became president of the United States after winning the election of 1912. He won again in 1916. One of the reasons he won was his A. decision to send American troops to Europe to fight in World War I. B. record of helping reform American business and government...
Wednesday, December 10, 2014 at 12:37pm
There are many different types of sources for students to use to find information. An atlas is a good source in which to find A. the meaning of words. B. a collection of pictures. C. a collection of maps.*** D. a listing of references.
Wednesday, December 10, 2014 at 12:33pm
Hi, I'm having some problems in a song in bangla named 'Mago Babna'. Because i'm a foreigner, i don't know this song. So will you pls write this song for me? I really need this earlier. Thank you.
Wednesday, December 10, 2014 at 8:17am
I need help diagnosis this case for my abnormal psychology review. Mr. B is a 20-year-old male college student who was recently arrested for possession of marijuana, which was detected when he was stopped for un¬safe driving. He was charged with driving while intoxicated ...
Tuesday, December 9, 2014 at 9:26pm
Between 1850 and 1860 several events occurred in the U.S. that highlighted the struggle over slavery. Describe these events and state what finally led to secession of the South beginning in December of 1860.
Tuesday, December 9, 2014 at 1:09pm
United states history
What similarities do you see between the United States today and the United States of the past? What issues and problems do we continue to grapple with? What successes do we share with Americans in the past? I want to find something now in united states that was similar to the...
Monday, December 8, 2014 at 11:35pm
Oliver Hazard Perry, Francis Scott Key, Treaty of Ghent, James Jemmy Madison, Fort Mchenry, Andrew Jackson, blockade, impressment 1. ended the war of 1812 Treaty of Ghent 2. Battle at which Francis Scott wrote Star Spangled Banner Fort McHenry? 3.American navy hero that ...
Monday, December 8, 2014 at 9:11pm
Native American leader (Shawnee) who tried to fight American settlers to stop them frmo taking Native American lands in the NorthWest Territory Tecumseh? Western American that wanted war with England on 1812 War Hawk?? Ruler of France, sold the Lousiana Purchase to Thomas ...
Monday, December 8, 2014 at 9:09pm
Despite the fact that smaller states were worried about being controlled by larger states and larger states wanted representation based on population, the 13 states were able to develop and adopt a constitution. Describe how they did so.
Monday, December 8, 2014 at 8:49pm
4. Who Killed Alexander Hamilton in a duel in 1804? Aaron Burr? 5.Who broadened the Supreme Court's power A.John Adams B.Thomas Jefferson C.William Marbury D.John Marshall Answer : D 6. In Marbury v Madison (1803) the US Supreme Court established the A.Legality of slavery ...
Monday, December 8, 2014 at 5:34pm
The election of 1800 was decided by A. The Senate B. House of Reps C. Popular Votes D. Electoral College B 2. The Supreme Court reviewing and ruling on acts of other branches of the gov is called A. Supremacy B. Law review C.Judicial review D.Supreme Ruling Answer : C 3. The ...
Monday, December 8, 2014 at 5:32pm
Any help on this question? Which of the following pairs of biblical symbols stand for divinely sanctioned authority? a. lamb and dove b. nimbus and orant figure c. keys and chi-rho symbol d. palm leaves and shepard I'm really not sure so any direction or assistance would ...
Sunday, December 7, 2014 at 6:59pm
AP US History
Evaluate the extent to which the opposition of slavery contributed to maintaining continuity as well as fostered change in United States from 1776-1856 Please give some documents, events or some topics to help me write this essay
Sunday, December 7, 2014 at 6:50pm
Scummydale Senior High School has 8 math teachers and 4 history teachers. Suppose that a committee of 8 of those teachers is formed to attend a local conference.
Saturday, December 6, 2014 at 8:21pm
True False After emancipation, blacks joined the Confederate Army in droves. I guess this would be true but, much more African Americans joined the Union Army.
Friday, December 5, 2014 at 10:34pm
Hi i had these questions wrong :/ The North and South held different views toward slavery in 1850. What were they? a) The North believed in a free labor system and the South believed in a slave labor system. b)The South believed that black people were inferior and the North ...
Friday, December 5, 2014 at 8:53pm
What was the significance of the Lincoln-Douglas debates? a) They brought together two outstanding speakers that were largely in agreement on the issues. b) They highlighted the strengths of both the Democratic and Republican parties. c) They framed the issues related to ...
Friday, December 5, 2014 at 8:32pm
True False Following the conclusion of the war, Lincolns second term in office was much more peaceful. Not sure about this question, because Lincoln talked about peace in his speech but his term was so short because he was shot.
Thursday, December 4, 2014 at 10:48pm
True False The Ku Klux Klan had its origins in a college fraternity in South Carolina in the 1830s. I'd say false, didn't they form the KKK in 1860s? Rutherford Hayes won a landslide victory in the election of 1876. I'm not sure about this one because he initially ...
Thursday, December 4, 2014 at 10:21pm
The North won the Civil War because A. they had superior numbers of military forces B. the Souths principle of States Rights sometimes prevented them for working together successfully C. the Norths naval blockade prevented the South from selling much of its ...
Thursday, December 4, 2014 at 10:07pm
What action did President Polk take that resulted in the war between the United States and Mexico? A)He ordered troops to invade Mexico and capture Vera Cruz and Mexico City. B)He refused to return Mexican land that had been turned over by Santa Anna. C)He tricked General ...
Thursday, December 4, 2014 at 7:11pm
Under the Articles of Confederation, the central government could not a. borrow money. b. force states to provide money and soldiers. c. make treaties. d. resolve conflicts between states.
Thursday, December 4, 2014 at 4:50pm
History (PLEASE) stuck
What did President James Polk hope to gain as a result of provoking a war with Mexico? control of the Rio Grande additional territory including California and New Mexico support from the Native Americans in the Southwest clarification of the border between the United States ...
Thursday, December 4, 2014 at 9:22am
what was the underlying source of international tension A. the inflation of goods B. a sharp decrease in population C. whether newly added territories should allow slavery D. disagreement over whether the economy of new territories be based on farming or factories
Wednesday, December 3, 2014 at 8:19pm