Am. Gov

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History

Word box : Republicamism Federalism Limited gov Popular Sovereignty Checks and Balances Separaion of Powers Inalienable rights Citizens elect Senators to serve in Washington DC Republicanism The national gov conducts foreign policy Federalism The Constitution outlines our plan...

civics today

what powers dot the sate gov. and the federal gov. share?

Civics

what is a website I can go to to find information for a report related to government Here are a few: http://www.law.cornell.edu/constitution/constitution.overview.html http://www.whitehouse.gov/ http://www.senate.gov/ http://www.house.gov/ http://www.supremecourtus.gov/ If you...

Gov. please help!!

I'm not getting what my teacher means by this question: What would constitute an ideal form of gov. in the U.S and how would this help to shape our country more in a positive light?

geography

what are the goods & services of each state? The commerce? please see: http://www.commerce.gov/ AND http://cl.idaho.gov/DNN/Default.aspx?alias=cl.idaho.gov/dnn/idcl Goods of each state usually refer to the agricultural or manufactured products (like wheat, fruit, cars, ...

History

What has been Australia’s involvement in UNESCO, UN conventions and international environmental treaties? These sites detail Australia's involvement in these international organizations. http://www.dfat.gov.au/un/ https://www.cia.gov/cia/publications/factbook/geos/as.html#...

Social Studies

Which of the following was one of the influences of the Roman Republic on the framing of the constitution? A. A centralized gov. that provides for more order. B. Elected representatives who are the voice of the people. C. A judicial system that is controlled by the people D. A...

History

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 ...

Geog

Do research to find 25 different occupations suitable for geography majors the occupation and list the source of the information. I do not know from where I should start... Would u explain for me the question? or at least start the 1st 5 sources http://www.bls.gov/oco/ Here is...

government LSN

HOW DO republicans and Democratic politicians differ on entitlement programs? - republicans feel that's state gov should have more authority then federal gov, and they oppose eliminating middle-class entitlement programs. what about democrats??

AE.. is this right

Identify the roles district, state, and federal government agencies have schools. The Federal gov't sets general guidelines as well as the state gov't the school districts administer sets the rules set forth by the State Boards of Education

copyright

i want to know the assignment format and style, how to start. Thank you for using the Jiskha Homework Help Forum. Could you please make your query clearer? Hopefully you want to know something about copyrights. In that case, the following site should help you: http://www....

History

Both the national and state governments can impose taxes Federalism Congressmen should keep in mind the interests of their constituents (voters) Republicanism Only the national gov can coin money Federalism Word box : Republicamism Federalism Limited gov Popular Sovereignty ...

Drug Abuse and Addiction

I need research sources for drug abuse and addiction. Thank you. Check these sources -- http://www.nida.nih.gov/ http://teens.drugabuse.gov/ (Broken Link Removed) http://www.drugabusestatistics.samhsa.gov/ http://www.mayoclinic.com/health/drug-addiction/DS00183 http://www....

journalism

Hi I'm supposed to write a story on the school's CSTs scores and eve though I have tried, I haven't been able to find a website with school's scores. If you could find it, I would be very pleased. Thank you in advance Thank you for using the Jiskha Homework Help Forum. If you ...

World History

What role did the Jacobins play in the French Revolution? The Jacobins reached an agreement with moderate French leaders to end the revolution. The Jacobins opened French gov't to full participation by women. The Jacobins returned France to a monarchy by supporting Napoleon. ...

Policing

The due process model of criminal justice asserts all of the following except: a. the gov. job is to maximize freedom and opportunities for all citizens which included protecting people from undue gov. influence b. all suspects are innocent until proven guilty c. the due ...

health services

which demographic trends do you expect to have the greatest impact on health and human services delivery in the United States in the next 10 years? Take your pick: increasing number of senior citizens as baby boomers retire increasing number of very elderly people as medical ...

History

What happened in FLorida in 1909? http://www.fws.gov/policy/029fw3.html

Career

What website offers an aplication for liscense starting a business. I want to start a Car detailing business. Check this site. http://www.sba.gov/hotlist/license.html

english

when was the decleration of independence sign Check this site for your answer. http://bensguide.gpo.gov/6-8/documents/declaration/signers.html

US government

How is debate handled in the Senate? How is debate handled in the House? someone please answer it. anything you know about it. PLEASE!! Since this is not my area of expertise, I searched Google under the key words "US senate house debate rules" to get these possible sources: ...

james knox polk

how did he become famous? http://www.whitehouse.gov/history/presidents/jp11.html

earth science

Info on the largest earthquakes http://earthquake.usgs.gov/regional/world/historical.php

US HISTORY

In what ways could African Americans empower themselves in the antebellum United States? I know that they used autobiographies...but I am not even sure if I understand the question!!! Since this is not my area of expertise, I searched Google under the key words "antebellum ...

Science

the SI UNIT for mass is what kg kg is correct. Here is a good site for SI units. http://physics.nist.gov/cuu/Units/units.html

History

which act upset the conolists because it was a direct tax on the colonies? wouldn't it be the stamp act??? http://www.nps.gov/revwar/about_the_revolution/timeline_of_events.html why did the colonists go to war with britain.

science

does antioxidants help put oxegan in your blood? No. so what are they for in your? body Thank you for using the Jiskha Homework Help Forum. Here are some sites on antioxidants: 1. http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Antioxidant 2. http://www.cancer.gov/cancertopics/factsheet/...

US HISTORY 7B

"GOVERNMENT IS NOT THE SOLUTION TO OUR PROBLEMS, GOVERNMENT IS THE PROBLEM." --RONALD REAGAN, INAUGURAL ADDRESS, 1981 BASED ON THE QUOTATION, WHICH OF THE FOLLOWING BEST REFLECTS RONALD REAGAN'S POLITICAL VIEWS? HE WANTED AMERICAN CITIZENS TO RETURN TO TRADITIONAL VALUES HE ...

EMS project

Is there a website that will give a sample business plan I can use for my project? http://www.sba.gov/starting_business/planning/basic.html Many thanx

History

I'm writing a paper on the ties between the education system and the US government. My question is, what are some major things that the government has done for the school system in the last 25 years? Title I, Title II, Title VII, Title IX, etc. http://www.google.com/search?q=...

Grants

What grant would you want if you were doing a community service project and are a non-profit organization?? I am confused.. Thanks, Cass By the way we want to deliver Stuffed Animals to children in the hospital... http://www.grants.gov/ You can find out all kinds of ...

Purchasing Power of Income/ Economy

We use the _________ to determine the purchasing power of income. A. Interest rate. B. Real GDP. C. CPI. D. GDP. E. None of the above. Check this site for your answer. http://www.bls.gov/cpi/

citizenship test for child

What are the 2 houses of congress and what is the judicial branch of the us government? The US government is made up of three branches: Executive -- the President and those who work with him Legislative -- the Senate and the House of Representatives Judicial -- US Supreme ...

reading

what are ten facts about lava flow? p.s:if possible,can i have the answer mailed back before tuesday.. Thanks in Advance!!! Here is some material on lava flow. http://vulcan.wr.usgs.gov/Glossary/LavaFlows/framework.html

Math

Why do we need to learn topography? Topographic maps show the hills and valleys. By learning to read a topographic map, you can tell whether a hill is really steep or has a very gradual grade. Check this site for more information. http://erg.usgs.gov/isb/pubs/booklets/symbols/

GOVERNMENT

All of the following are implied powers of Congress EXCEPT the power to a. set maximum work hours b. restrict arms sales c. fund education programs d. censor radio and TV programs This site should be of help. http://bensguide.gpo.gov/9-12/government/national/congress2.html I ...

GEOGRAPHY / SCIENCE

The theory that addressed the apparent ability of landmasses to move through the crust is called Continental Drift? I think this is the answer but not sure. Please help Yes, You're right. The Continental Drift theory is based on plate tectonics. http://kids.earth.nasa.gov/...

Chemistry

What is ment by a "derived unit." http://www.physics.nist.gov/cuu/Units/units.html

GOVERNMENT HELP

Where can I find a listing of George W. Bush's original cabinet choices. I already have the current ones. Also I need to list the year and administration in which the positions were created and a brief description of the roles, responsibilities and functions of the Department...

Civics

How would you categorize the obligations and services of state and local governments as compared to those of the federal government? State and local governments provide, useful services, while the federal government tends to provide unnecessary services. State and local ...

US Goverment

1. how can the House rules committee be passed? 2. How Congress has become more indidualistic? I don't really understand your first question -- but I'm sure you'll find what you need in this site. http://www.rules.house.gov/ Congress has become more individualistic since the ...

Chemistry

How come two non-polar substances are able to easily mix? Like dissolves like. Yes, I know that, but is there any explaination to that relating to the bonds? http://www.newton.dep.anl.gov/askasci/chem03/chem03348.htm

geography

how big did the rainforests start out to be at the begining of time? At the beginning of time, there were no forests, only microorganisms. For information about the evolution of rainforests, check this site. http://www.esd.ornl.gov/projects/qen/rainfo.html

US History

Is anyone on here in AP US History? Ask your question, state your thinking on it. Yes is the answer to your question. What were the Lincoln-Douglass debates? Check this site for information bout these debates. http://www.nps.gov/archive/liho/debates.htm

government again

Identify three sources of revenue for state and local governments, and three major categories of state and local expenditures. http://www.lao.ca.gov/2000/calfacts/2000_calfacts_state_budget.html

Science

Why does salt water boil faster than plain water? You better read the following site: http://www.newton.dep.anl.gov/askasci/gen01/gen01021.htm

Occupational Safety

Do other countries have individuals who played a significant role in starting safety programs in their countries? need references thanks You might find this article interesting. http://www.pubmedcentral.nih.gov/articlerender.fcgi?artid=1446786

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...

biology(animal cell)

i need to know what a vesicle of an animal cell is and it would be nice to have an anology for it (a comparison between the function but different things) http://www.newton.dep.anl.gov/askasci/zoo00/zoo00296.htm

economics

What is the role of producers in consumer protection &awareness?i need a article on this topic b'coz i have to prepare school pro ject on same. Here you will find a list and description of "producer" disclosure statutes enforced by the Federal Trade Commission. http://www.ftc....

Introduction to the Criminal Justice System

What is the federal judicial process? How do they properly process a defendant in a federal investigation? What is federal criminal pretrial process including jury selection, presentaion or evidence, jury instructions. Appreciate your help. http://www.uscourts.gov/understand02...

Social Studies

Why did the Irish, Chinese, and Mexican immigrate? I went to http://www.google.com and entered irish immigrate us and got these results: http://www.google.com/search?q=irish+immigrate+us&rls=com.microsoft:en-us:IE-SearchBox&ie=UTF-8&oe=UTF-8&sourceid=ie7&rlz=1I7SUNA You can do...

health

What would be the more effective form of sleep? A straight say 8 hours of sleep at night or 7 hours of sleep at night with a few short naps in the day, amounting to 1 hour? Check this site from the National Institute of Health. http://www.nimh.nih.gov/Press/sleep.cfm

criminology

what are the characteristics of the juvenile court system? We will be happy to critique your thinking. Be careful of generalizations here on fairness, etc. Courts vary very widely on how well the operate. What i am looking for are the general characteristics of juvenile court ...

History

1. Why is Lincoln giving a speech at Gettysburg? A.To declare the Confederacy an outlaw nation B.To declare that to goal of the Union is to abolish slavery C.To dedicate a national cemetery for Union and Confederate dead D.To try Confederate soldiers for treason A? 2.When ...

Biology

when were viruses first seen 1959 http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/books/bv.fcgi?rid=mboc4.table.1751

history

Overall who is to remain above politics, is George Washington able to do this? Yes, George Washington didn't believe in political parties and remained above politics. For more information, check this site. http://usinfo.state.gov/usa/infousa/facts/democrac/49.htm

ANYBODY KNOW..

does anybody knowq any websites that has qustions about half lives (radioactivity)? Here is a fact sheet. I don't know if it is what you are looking for or not. If you have a question about radioactivity, post it here and I'm sure someone will be able to answer it. http://web....

Gov

what is a linkage institution??

Traffic Safety

I have to find the top 5 reasons that causes traffic accidents on this website NHTSA.gov but I can't seem to find it anywhere thanks NHTSA is past of the Department of Transportation (DOT). The correct web address is NHTSA.dot.gov. I found this aite more helpful than anything ...

Math

Could somebody explain to me what an optimal value is? What does it mean if it's a min or a max? Since this is not my area of expertise, I searched Google under the key words "optimal value" to get this source: http://www.nist.gov/dads/HTML/optimalvalue.html In the future, you...

Help

does anyone know anything about bieng a lawyer? yes i am one the debate team does that count in a way...do u live in new york? becuz there is a debate between different schools in columbia universty. im on the debate team too..but dat doesnt mean anything..what do u no bout ...

Science

Is Nuclear energy man-made or natural and HOW? Nuclear energy used to make electricity is not natural but man made. HOW. That's a long long story. Here is a site that should help get you started. Post with more specific questions after you have studied this. http://www....

physical geography

If you travel westward along the 80th parallel north of the equator from the International Date Line to 150 degree East longitude, how far have you gone in both degrees of longitude and miles? Several sites calculate this distance. Check them out. http://www.wcrl.ars.usda.gov/...

Gov&Pol

what is a Convention Bump

science I NEED HELP....WORTH 45%OF MY GRADE

wat is blasstoff like???? earth's orbit???????? wat do they do to stay healthy???? wat type of exercise do they do????? effect on weightlessness?????? atmosphere of the moon???? lunar soil and craters???? transportation on the moon???????? science experiments??????? reentry ...

math

construct a frequency and a cumulative frequeny histogram based on the table below. the range for the table are:1-10,11-20,21-30,41-50 The frequency is 2, 3 , 4,4,7, I need to find the cumulative frequency then graph it , I know how to graph it You have 4 ranges for scores, ...

Law

Can anyone link me to a detailed list of possible careers in the legal system? I already have some of the basic knowledge down. http://209.85.165.104/search?q=cache:_NOVSXD_M3MJ:www.courts.michigan.gov/plc/misc/careers.pdf+legal+system+careers&hl=en&gl=us&ct=clnk&cd=2&ie=UTF-8...

Geography

In the film Volcano, what types of volcano's are depicted in this movie? Name the parts of the volcano which are depicted in the movie. Please help. I watched the movie, but still didn't get the answers. Please check this site for this information. http://pubs.usgs.gov/gip/...

governmnet

does anyone know what the ap exam for gov and pol is like?

gov

are many people happy with the stimulus package

gov

is it hopeful that we will come out of this recession

gov/pol/diction

filibustering is that a word?

Gov

Can state elections go into runoff?

Health (drugs)

I know that inhalants aren't either a stimulant or a depressant. So what are they? Thank you for using the Jiskha Homework Help Forum. Here is a site from the government explaining inhalants: http://www.nida.nih.gov/Infofacts/Inhalants.html thanks, but I couldn't find the ...

Geography

What are the two South American countries with no known oil reserves? This site lists at least four South American countries with no known oil reserves. http://www.eia.doe.gov/emeu/international/reserves.html

ethnics

what do statistics reveal about the Asian diversity in America? What do you think is the future of Asian diversity in America? This site has a chart of the country's of origin for our Asian population. (Note that it does not include far western Asia [Middle East].) http://www....

smoking

when did the surgeon general issue the first report indictating that secondhand smoke is dangerous to nonsmokers http://www.surgeongeneral.gov/library/history/biokoop.htm See if this helps any. I see the date of 1964 as the beginning of the Public Health Service warning ...

SCIENCE

Sediment cores measured for containment levels have the highest levels of PCB's from the early 1960's. True or false I think this is true? right? Help Yes, it is true in most cases. An examp-le is shown at http://pubs.usgs.gov/circ/circ1171/html/cores.htm The reason is that ...

gov

Does anyone know a website that has an in-depth analysis on the movie the patriot?

US Gov

Whay is a congressional support agency and what is its function?

GOV/ECO

Is education a government issue or problem? If so how?

gov

what does collective action have to do with interest groups?

Am. Gov.

The first constitutions, adopted after independence...what

American Gov

How does Congress affect the agenda of the President?

american gov't

The Civil War was fought _____.

copy rights/motion pictures

What was the first motion picture to receive a copy right? This site will give you the history of that. http://memory.loc.gov/ammem/edhtml/edmvhist1.html did the first motion picture receive a copyright? Jaws Jaws

science project

i need to do a graphic or table for my science project.The project is Does water with salt boil faster than plain water? Thank you for using the Jiskha Homework Help Forum. Here are some sites on boiling water: 1. http://ippex.pppl.gov/interactive/energy/boilwater.html 2. (...

Biology

Suppose you're a physician treating an infant with respiratory distress syndrome. Your intervention to effect relief of the baby's symptoms will involve? A. alveolar macrophages B. an artificial surfactant C.antibiotics D. oxygen This site says that an infant with respiratory ...

current events

what is the gov't of Ecuador like currently, is it stable?

AP GOV AND POL

i don't get the difference between an interest group and a PAC...

government

what amendments 11-27 add or subtract from the power of the state gov

American Gov.

why is compromise importamt to solving problems in a democracy?

gov.

An economic system must provide the answer(s) to what question(s)?

gov hist

The Federalist Papers are most important because they _____.

gov

what was the lower courts decision of the terry v.s ohio case?

social studies

I really need some good facts on chinese immigration and mexican immigration double ASAP.I need it by 5:15 today or by 8: 45 tomorrow at the VERY latest. Thank you so much. -Madison http://memory.loc.gov/learn/features/timeline/riseind/chinimms/chinimms.html http://memory.loc....

health

I think drinking to subside pain runs in some familes. When it happens with one parent.. then now with the other, is it safe to say its a family thing or just an everybody thing? Can someone give me some insight? Do you mean drinking as in alcholic? Alcoholics will drink at ...

Science

I have to do an assignment on designing an animal that has adapted to life in the waters of the dead sea. But nothing can live in the dead sea so I don't know what to do. Can anyone help with suggestions? What about a micro organism? There are bacteria that can live in the ...

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