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Social Studies

I need information on the Mayas, Incas, and also Astecs INCA LOVE GOLD AZTECS LOVE TURQUOISE Check these sites for a lot of information about these civilizations. http://encarta.msn.com/encyclopedia_761560004/Inca_Empire.html http://encarta.msn.com/encyclopedia_761593151/...

History

How did the Cold War(period that begun immediately following WWII) affect the Congo? Please check the Cold War article in this encyclopedia. http://encarta.msn.com/

Reading

The Great Depression http://encarta.msn.com/encyclopedia_761584403/Great_Depression_in_the_United_States.html

History

What kind of government did the Articles of Confederation call for and what were its major flaws and achievements? This site has an explanation of the Articles of Confederation. http://encarta.msn.com/encyclopedia_761567227/Articles_of_Confederation.html

social studies

canada's government can be described in5 different ways: Check this site for information about Canada's government. http://encarta.msn.com/encyclopedia_761563379_15/Canada.html#s82

History

Was Kansas a state or a territory in the 1860s? I think it is a free state, but I would like some backing up. Kansas became a free state in January, 1861. Check this site for more information. http://encarta.msn.com/encyclopedia_761562435_12/Kansas.html

geography

my 9 year old daughter is learning about the caribbean on what i don't know please could any one help with any info on the caribbean or latin america wikipedia should have some information. West Indies - Bahamas. Bermuda Triangle? Last but not least perhaps your daughter saw ...

Science

What is a common waste substance in the urine that is produced from protein digestion? urea water salt none of the above Please anwser ASAP thanks. http://encarta.msn.com/encnet/features/dictionary/DictionaryResults.aspx?refid=1861708742

Holocaust

when did the Holocaust begin? Different sources give different dates for the beginnings of the Holocaust. Many say it began in the early- to mid- 1930s as Germans increased the discrimination and violence against the Jews. But many sources -- as this one -- date the beginning ...

world history

Why did the Reformation begin? The Reformation was the result of hundreds of years of conflict for power between European emperors and the Roman Catholic Pope. Add to that some corrupt Church officials and its inability to meet the needs of the common people. Check this site ...

history

where can I find information on progress of the united states between the late 1800's to 1930's. This site has a history of the U.S. You can read the sections from after the Civil War until World War II to find the progress made. Are you looking for economic, social, political...

History

How does the ROman empire work? http://encarta.msn.com/encyclopedia_1741502785/Roman_Empire.html It worked for several centuries, but not anymore. Recommended reading (or viewing): I, Claudius. The HBO Series "Rome" makes a watchable soap opera out of the BC period of the ...

social studies

Where can I find information on: "What products might we get from the seven major regions of the United States?" (Great Lakes, Mountain, Southwest, Northeast, Plains, Pacific, Southeast) This encyclopedia article discusses the regions of the U.S. The Economy section of each ...

English+ parody!!!

what is parody? I have to create a parody of an advertisement any ideas??? A parody is a mimicking or spoof of something done in such a way as to make fun. http://encarta.msn.com/encnet/features/dictionary/DictionaryResults.aspx?refid=1861723891 An example would be to make fun...

US History

Hello! I was wondering if somebody could help with this question... - During the early eighteenth century the colonial assemblies had gained what two important powers, what were they? According to Encarta Encyclopedia, "In reality, the governors had to share their power with ...

English

Their Eyes Were Wtaching God By:Nora Zeal Hurston. "to be a pear tree - any tree in bloom!" (11). The image suggests a wholeness - as bees pollinate blossoms paralleling human sexual intercourse. What does that mean? What is another way to say that? Bees pollinating blossoms ...

History

How did the Cold War (period that began immediately following WWII) affect the Congo Since you're doing a research paper, I suggest you first check the article on the Congo in this encyclopedia. http://encarta.msn.com/ For more information, go to Google and search for Congo ...

Science

I need help. I need to define friction. I know what it is but cant figure out how to put them in words with out being to long written. Then I have two more ?s What are the three types of friction? What is the speed of acceleration due to the force of gravity? please help The ...

Social Studies

On a global scale, where is precipitation most common? http://encarta.msn.com/encnet/RefPages/RefMedia.aspx?refid=461530746&vv=450 http://www.physicalgeography.net/fundamentals/8g.html For ocean and continents

Social Studies!

2.) What is the name of the landform north of 40 degrees north latitude that juts out into the Atlantic like a giant fishhook? 3.) What flatlands extend south from the Cheapsake Bay to the east coast of Florida? 4.) From the top of which mountain range in the US could you see ...

Emerald; World History

What are some of the causes of the Crusades Check this site for the causes. http://encarta.msn.com/encyclopedia_761561210/Crusades.html This site will give help with that: http://www.middle-ages.org.uk/cause-of-crusades.htm

English

Is toast singular, plural, or both? Bring the toast here! Singular. The toasts were enlighting. Plural http://encarta.msn.com/encnet/features/dictionary/DictionaryResults.aspx?refid=1861720608 Whether there is a singular and plural or both, depends upon what kind of toast. If ...

AP US History

Was the War of 1812 defensive or aggressive on America's part? I feel like it was aggressive because we attacked first, but maybe it was defensive because we were defending ourselves against impressment. Someone please clarify this for me, thanks. You're right! :-) Both points...

Gustave Courbet, The Quarry

cgfa.sunsite.dk/courbet/p-courbet14.htm I need to analyze it in terms of the way it reflects realism. I need at least four points. I don't really know how to go about it. Do I describe the deer, the expressions on their faces? It doesn't make sense to me. American realist ...

help with websites and introduction asap plz

i have to write an essay on this topic: The constitution was an attemt to addrss the problems that existed under the Articles of Confederation. A) list and explain three problems of decentralized power under the articles of confederation. for each problem identify and explain ...

Biology

Hi there, Describe the role of bacteria in biotechnology and genetic engineering. I'd appreciate the help. Thanks. Since this is not my area of expertise, I searched Google under the key words "bacteria biotechnology" to get these possible sources: http://encarta.msn.com/...

muisic

I need help finding info on a grade 5 music around the world project. looking for info about italian culture music musical instruments,and italian celebrations PLEASE HELP These sites will help you learn about Italian culture, music, and celebrations. http://encarta.msn.com/...

Honors world Cultures(history)HELP PLEASE!!!!!!!!!

The Jewish legal code came partially from what civilization? Possibly from the Code of Hammurabi: http://www.google.com/search?hl=en&hs=HDa&client=firefox-a&rls=org.mozilla:en-US:official&pwst=1&sa=X&oi=spell&resnum=0&ct=result&cd=1&q=code+hammurabi&spell=1 Hammurabi was the ...

news homework

(Help!) In want wed should i go to . to find the news? Graciela, are you looking for a News Website? If so, here are a couple: www.msnbc.msn.com/ www.usnews.com/ GuruBlue," Thank you so much!" thanks a lot!!!!!!!!!

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I just noticed that if you search for homework help on m.s.n, we're number 2. ... and #8 on Google! =) # 4 on Yahoo And #1 with me. For a couple weeks now, if I search for homework help on my own connection, jiskha is ranked at #11 or #12. But if I go to the library, jiskha is...

History

Why was the United States involved in Patrice Lumumba's assassination? It hasn't been proven that the United States was involved with Lumumba's assassination. The U.S. didn't like him, though, because he was leading the Congo toward the Soviet Union. Check these sites for ...

ethics

Need Major differences and commonalities apparent between Mexican Americans and Puerto Ricans Thank you for using the Jiskha Homework Help Forum. The first site will give you information about the different areas of the U.S. where they tend to live: http://encarta.msn.com/...

astronomy

what do scientists and public say about Pluto these days? Since this is not my area of expertise, I searched Google under the key words "Pluto planet" to get these possible sources: http://news.nationalgeographic.com/news/2006/08/060824-pluto-planet.html http://en.wikipedia....

psychology

I have to create a powerpoint for my psychology class. The power point presentation has to be about intelligence. I have to compare the early and contempoary theories of intelligence. My question is do you know any reliable websites where I can find this information? Thanks ...

enviromental science

need an example to understand how topographical factors intensify air pollution and how they can help pollution? Since this is not my area of expertise, I searched Google under the key words "topography 'air pollution'" to get these possible sources: (Broken Link Removed) http...

Mercury

is mercury gray or a orange? neither It is metalic. I guess grey is by far the closest though. I think it's silver!!! Are you talking about the metal or the planet? Since neither is not my area of expertise, I searched Google under the key words "mercury color" to get these ...

ethnic

identify leaders of the civil rights and black power movements and their contributions to their respectives causes? how did these social pioneers forge the way for this important ratifications? what legislation was relevant during these critical times? This looks like the ...

history

why did the United States support the reign of of Joseph Mobutu? i understand that the United States wanted to stop the spread of communism and Lumumba was a major impact on that subject and i know that Mobutu's men executed him and that's pretty much why the United States ...

economics

what happens to the united states economy when the gold standard was discontinued? Since this is not my area of expertise, I searched Google under the key words "gold standard economy discontinue" to get these possible sources: http://www.financialsense.com/editorials/fekete/...

Modern World History

Can some one describe the historical importance of the scientific revolution. I have an essay paper due an need help Here are a number of sites that will have the information you need. http://www.clas.ufl.edu/users/rhatch/pages/03-Sci-Rev/SCI-REV-Teaching/03sr-definition-...

SOSE

Hey people! i really need some help here. im doing an assignment and i need info (sites) i need to no umm the average humidity, UV index, daylight, wind, storms, cyclones and any other things. please. oh, and i need it on townsville. so if anyone could find a site, and tell me...

Minimum Wage

Hey i have a question i need to write an essay on the Minimum wage and whether or not i believe that the federal government should have an ethical responsibility to protect the interests of minium wage workers? Do you agree or disagree? Why? i think that they should but i am ...

Geography

I know that this hwk help forum has a policy not to give answers, therefore I will share what I know and I ask you tell me what you think. THE MODERATING EFFECT OF WATER ON FREDERICTON, N.B I searched through many resourses and most say that Fredericton is not effected by the ...

social studies

what is the black soil along the Nile River http://library.thinkquest.org/16645/the_land/nile_river.shtml Indians puke. Since this is not my area of expertise, I searched Google under the key words "Nile 'black soil'" to get these possible sources: http://www.answers.com/topic...

Social Studies

They can be 2-5 paragraph essays, not looking for excellent work just easy essays to turn in...if i don't do these i dnt pass my senior year, this is make-up work from 10th grade .. Essays i need done: -Charcter analysis of an epic hero(essay and sketch). -What is the role of ...

english

old english period and middle english period.....facts, literature, event, features Old English: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Old_English_language http://www.georgetown.edu/faculty/ballc/oe/old_english.html http://www.mun.ca/Ansaxdat/vocab/wordlist.html Middle English: http://...

net worth of a person

what is the average net worth of a 50-year old man with a college degree? what is the average net worth of a 50-year old man who dropped out of college or does not have a college degree? is it just me, or do people without college degrees become multimillionaires while people ...

norwalk

historical events of daoism IV History of Daoism Print this section Daoism gradually changed from the philosophy of a small number of sages to a widespread popular religion followed by numerous individual believers and by many groups of monks and lay people. This change ...

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