Annexation--United States

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Which of the following statements about the U.S. annexation of Hawaii is true? A. It was universally popular in the United States. B. The U.S. went to war with European powers to obtain the islands. C. It made both military and economic expansion in the Pacific easier. D. It ...

social studies

Why did Hawaiians and Asians living on the Hawaiian islands oppose annexation to the United States?

History

"Americans had decided how to rule their new territories. When the war with Spain began, the United States pledged to "leave the government and control of cuba to its people." In what way did the United States fail to keep the promise referred to in this quotation? A.The ...

college

Do some research into why the United States has been so slow to adopt metric measurements. What problems does this cause for the United States? What benefits might it bring the United States? How might you resolve the gap between the United States' measurement system and that ...

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...

History

Henry Clay: What did they say about their hopes for the future of the United States? How did they work to help change the United States? How did they react to key events happening in the United States? Were there any key events in each person’s life that shaped their dream ...

Cultural Diversity

I have to identify and describe which, if any, of the following creation and consequence situations the group has faced: (I chose african americans) · Creation: migration, annexation, or colonization · Consequences: extermination, expulsion, secession, segregation, fusion, ...

Social Studies

What did Frederick Douglass, and Andrew Jackson say about their hopes for the future of the United States? How did they each work to help change the United States? How did they each react to key events happening in the United States? Were there any key events in each person’...

history

Please please check my answers? and correct if needed? Thanks! 1. Which of the following represents an argument for annexing Texas? (1 point) Another slave state would be added, causing political debate. Texas was an independent state, so a treaty would need a two-thirds vote...

social studies

How did U.S. participation in World War I impact U.S. foreign policy in the decade immediately after the war? A) The United States joined the League of Nations. B) The United States strengthened its alliances in Latin America. C) The United States used the military to acquire ...

United States History

How is this map different from a typical map of the United States? I couldn't get the map to paste here but it is of the Eastern United States with all the states names crossed out and Irish names put in. circa 1900's I think it was during the potato famine when Irish ...

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why was the Open Door Policy important to the United States? a. it gave the United States territory in China b. it gave the United States access to millions of consumers in China c. it increased Chinese investments in the United States d. it kept European goods out of China i ...

History

8. What was the Eisenhower Doctrine? A.) The United States would liberate the countries behind the iron curtain. B.) The United States would use force to help any Middle Eastern nation threatened by communism. *C.) The United States would recognize the People’s Republic of ...

Social Studies

This is the only question I need help with! My answer for it is, C. Why was it important for the United States to maintain good relations with North Africa and Southwest Asia? The United States was looking to expand trade into the region. The manufacturing of nuclear weapons ...

health

Puerto Ricans. * Identify and describe which, if any, of these creation and consequence situations the group has faced: Creation: migration, annexation, or colonization Consequences: extermination, expulsion, secession, segregation, fusion, or assimilation * Write a fictional...

Cultral Diversity

I am doing a project for my cultral diversity class and I am having a hard time finding the answers to the following questions: I am doing my project over Chinese Americans. 1. •Identify and describe which, if any, of these creation and consequence situations the ...

history/MS.SUE

Ms.Sue please check this why was the Open Door Policy important to the United States? a. it gave the United States territory in China b. it gave the United States access to millions of consumers in China c. it increased Chinese investments in the United States d. it kept ...

social studies

which of the following arguments could have been used to support the us acquisition of Puerto Rico Guam and the Philippines? 1)The united states needed naval bases in the Caribbean and the pacific and new territory for businesses 2)the united states needed to stop the spread ...

ethics/125/cultural diversity

i cannot seem to get anywere ive been trying everything all day please help!!!!!!!!Objective of Exercise: Select any of the subordinate groups from Ch. 1 of the text, provided below. Because the chapter does not list all subordinate groups, you may select any other group that ...

Macroeconomics

Peter Pundit, an economics reporter, states that the European Union (EU) is increasing its productivity very rapidly in all industries. He claims that this productivity advance is so rapid that output from the EU in these industries will soon exceed that of the United States ...

Economics

(Absolute and Comparative Advantage) You have been given the following information concerning the production of wheat and cloth in the United States and United Kingdom: Labor Hours Required to Produce One Unit United Kingdom United States Wheat 2 1 Cloth 6 5 What is the ...

History

Which of the following statements best summarizes Washington’s viewpoint on American foreign policy? (1 point) The United States can take advantage of Europe’s ambition. The United States should limit interaction with Europe to commerce, or trade. Europe’s interests are ...

History

After the Spanish-American War, the United States fought a much longer and deadlier war in the Philippines in order to subdue the islands for annexation. True False I think false

social studies

Which of the following statements best summarizes Washington’s viewpoint on American foreign policy? (1 point) The United States can take advantage of Europe’s ambition. The United States should limit interaction with Europe to commerce, or trade. Europe’s interests are ...

science

What problems does this cause for the United States? What benefits might it bring the United States? How might you resolve the gap between the United States' measurement system and that of the rest of the world?

social studies

what main reason did congress initially refuse to annex texas If the united states annexed texas it would almost certainly cause a war with mexico *** If the united states annexed texas it would enter as a free state and anger southerners If the united states annexed texas ...

U.S. History

1. How did the desire to expand into new markets help push the United States to extend its influence into the Pacific? A: The desire for new markets led to trade with Japan and the annexation of Hawaii. 2. How did Americans' opinions on overseas expansion begin to change in ...

History

"Name one main success and one main failure of the Republic of Texas government. Then, tell how these factors contributed to Texas’ annexation by the United States." what are some?

US History

Many conscience whigs and others believed that the annexation of texas and the mexican war itself were part of a conspiracy by the slave power to expand slavery and guarantee its future in the United states. Is there evidence to suggest such goals on the part of polk or others?

Texas History

Name one main success and one main failure of the Republic of Texas government. Then, tell how these factors contributed to Texas’ annexation by the United States. Anyone know a good example of this question?

world history

The thirteen stripes on this United States flag represent the number of A- original colonies B- revolutionary war battles C- president of the United States D- states in the Union

eth 25

Subordinate Groups: Native Americans, African Americans, Chinese Americans, Japanese Americans, Arab Americans, Filipino Americans, Korean Americans, Vietnamese Americans, Asian Indians, Hawaiians, Irish Americans, Polish Americans, Norwegian Americans, Jewish Americans, Cuban...

Physics

Consider a cloudless day when the sun shines down across the United States. If 2375 kJ of energy reaches a square meter (m2) of the United States in one hour, how much total solar energy reaches the entire United States per hour? The entire area of the United States is 9,158,...

7th Pre-Algebra Word Problem

Approximately one-seventh of the people in the United States are left-handed. The population of the United States is about 300 million. Write and solve an equation to estimate howmany people in the United States are left handed.

History

Which of these questions was central for U.S foreign policy in the years immediately following the War of 1812? A. Should the United States expand into the Pacific? B. What should be down about Texan independence? C. How should the boundary between the United States and Canada...

Social Studies

Even though the United States had just had its own revolution to overthrow a colonial power, it did not support the revolution in Haiti because, A. The united states regretted breaking with England because of the economic problems it caused. B. The united states did not have ...

math

The area of each of the four states shown of the united states is given as fractions, decimals or percents of the total area of the united states. Arrange the states in order from the largest area to the smallest area. California-4.25% Montana-1/30 New Mexico-0.072 Texas-9/125

history

"Neither slavery nor involuntary servitude, except as a punishment for crime whereof the party shall have been duly convicted, shall exist within the United States, or any place subject to their jurisdiction." - The Thirteenth Amendment to the United States Constitution, 1865 ...

history /:

The united states developed the open door policy toward china as a means to: A. Prevent foreign powers from monopolizing trade with china B. Stop china from taking over nearby mineral-rich siberia C. Increase the chinese immigration to the united states D. Allow the united ...

Ethics

Select any of the subordinate groups from Ch. 1 of the text, provided below. Because the chapter does not list all subordinate groups, you may select any other group that has a documented history in the United States. Subordinate Groups: Native Americans, African Americans, ...

Journal Entry of a Subordinate Group Member

Subordinate Groups: Native Americans, African Americans, Chinese Americans, Japanese Americans, Arab Americans, Filipino Americans, Korean Americans, Vietnamese Americans, Asian Indians, Hawaiians, Irish Americans, Polish Americans, Norwegian Americans, Jewish Americans, Cuban...

History8

Which of the following was NOT a reason the United States needed a stronger national government system? A.States maintained control over their own currency. B.The Articles of Confederation based the number of votes a state had in Congress on the size of its population. C....

math

in the united states .154,000,000 tons of garbage are prouduced annually .on an average ,about how many pounds is that each month for each person in the united states? the popullation of the united states is about 250 millon pounds answer: pounds

Social studies

why was the americans attack on manila harbor in the philippines important for a quick american victory in the spanish american war? The United States relied on war supplies from Asia and securing the Philippines protected those.••• The United States was able to crush ...

History

1.)What was the goal of the Alien & Sedition Acts? A.)To stop immigration into the United States B.)To decrease the power of the president C.)To increase the freedom of the press D.)To limit criticisms of the government A.)Helping the economy grow B.)Doing things for the ...

history

n President James Monroe's annual address to Congress in 1823, he outlined his foreign policy. This policy has become known as the Monroe Doctrine. What was the main point of the Monroe Doctrine? A. The United States would prevent future European colonization in the western ...

Chemistry

If 2579 kJ of energy reaches a square meter (m2) of the United States in one hour, how much total solar energy reaches the entire United States per hour? The entire area of the United States is 9,158,960 km2.

college American Government

How should the United States prosecute its war against global terrorism over the next several years? Should the United States become more aggressive in taking preemptive action in accordance with the Bush Doctrine? Or should the United States be more diplomatic in its ...

math

If a man is a citizen of the United States, then he was born in the United States. Sam was not born in the United States. Therefore Sam isn’t a citizen of the United States?

history

•Do you think that the Korean War was merely a civil war in which the United States supported one side, or should it be considered an international war in which the United States used the United Nations to further its anticommunist policies? Why?

history

Do you think that the Korean War was merely a civil war in which the United States supported one side, or should it be considered an international war in which the United States used the United Nations to further its anticommunist policies?

civics

Which of the following businesses would prefer a weak U.S. dollar to a strong one? A. A Saudi Arabian company that exports oil to the United States B. An American company that imports clothing from Italy C. A Turkish company that imports microchips from the United States D. A ...

Social Studies

I would appreciate it if you guys could help me, even if you don't tell the whole answer and just a hint. Thank you! 2. Why was it important for the United States to maintain good relations with North Africa and Southwest Asia? A. The United States was looking to expand trade ...

hist/175

Do you think that the Korean War was merely a civil war in which the United States supported one side, or should it be considered an international war in which the United States used the United Nations to further its anticommunist policies? Why?

history

Do you think that the Korean War was merely a civil war in which the United States supported one side, or should it be considered an international war in which the United States used the United Nations to further its anticommunist policie? Can someone please help me thank you!

History

"The time for the new election of a citizen to be president of the United States is coming soon. I should now tell you of my decision: I will not be among the candidates considered for the position." Read the paraphrase of a text written by George Washington. What does this ...

Soc. Studies

What was the outcome of the Alliance for Progress? A.Americans opposed Kennedy’s policies. B.Relations between the United States and Latin America improved. C.Relations between the United States and Latin America did not improve. D.Tensions increased between the United ...

US HISTORY

1. How did the Iranian Revolution impact the United States? 2. What was Ronald Reagan’s view on the US government? 3. What are the Moral Majority and the “Contract with America?” 4. What did the falling communist regimes in Eastern Europe have in common? 5. Define “...

government

to be president of the united states a person must have lived in the united states for at least this number of years

History, Social Studies

I'm from the outside of the United States. What are issues currently facing the United States in the Middle East??

United States

I need to know what the difference is between a commonwealth (Puerto Rico) and a territory (Guam) of the United States. If anyone could help, that would be great!

geography

which has about the same area as germanY. A.Alabama,georgia,and southcarolina. B.Flordia,andGeorgia. C.the southeastern United States D.the United States

history

Why did Japan surrender to the United States after the united states bombed hiroshima and nagasaki?

eth 125 week 1

Select one of the following subordinate groups from Ch. 1 of the text, or, because the chapter does not list all subordinate groups, you may select any other group that has a documented history in the United States. Do not select your own ethnic group! o Subordinate Groups: ...

math

Of the 400 doctors who attended a conference, 240 practiced family medicine and 130 were from countries outside the United States. One-third of the family medicine doctors were not from the united states. What is the probability that randomly selected doctor at the conference ...

science

Do some research into why the United States has been so slow to adopt metric measurements. What problems does this cause for the United States? What benefits might it bring the

Us History

The Treaty of Versailles, explain what it was and why the United States refused to sign it. Predict how the missing signature of the United States might affect Europe in the future.

Civics

5.   The United States Constitution delegates police powers mainly to  A. state and local authorities. B. the president of the United States. C. Congress. D. the National Guard. A?

History

Why was the bombing of Pearl Harbor a turning point in World War II? A)Immediately after Pearl Harbor, the Japanese surrendered. B)The Germans simultaneously bombed the United States. C)Before this event, the United States had not declared war. D)The bombing came directly ...

government

today many states require that all voters: a. be citizens of the united states and residents of the state b. meet specific literary requirements c. be familiar with the candidates and issues before voting d. be natural-born citizens of the united states i think its a, because ...

Social studies help please

Why did the United States become involved in Mexico’s civil war (select 2 answers) -Relations had weakened between United States and the new government**** -Mexico was unable to end war without US intervention*** -the United States provides troops to support the leader ...

geography

This is concerning Rotation. If it is dawn in the eastern United States, what is it in the western United States? Why? My answer --- It is nighttime. This is because the sun rises in the East and sets in the West. Is this correct?

hhisttorry

Which "act of Mexico herself," referred to by President Polk in this passage, was the cause of war between the United States and Mexico? (1 point) Mexico’s refusal to discuss the U.S. offer to buy California and New Mexico Mexico’s massacre of the Alamo defenders Mexican ...

history

did the united states help in the berlin airlift in any way? FOr the cold war debate, i want to say that the ussr is to blame because they were the agressors and the united states was just trying to help people in need

History

William McKinley justified annexation of the Philippines because, according to McKinley, the United States: Select one: a. Needed to bring civilization to the Filipinos. b. Needed the islands for business and trade. c. Felt the Filipinos were not ready for self-government. d. ...

social civics

in what way could putting a traffic on foreign shoe imports result in a disadvantage to the united states economy or united states consumers i say we would not be able to buy them

History

As a commonwealth of the United States, Puerto Rico has strong ties to the United States and is a U.S. state. represented by a voting member of Congress. mostly Spanish citizens. self-governing.

SS

Immigrants who came to the united states in the 1800s, had which effect on the country? A:filled many jobs. B:created businesses. C:fueled expansion of the united states. D: all of the above. I think the answer is D. Thank you

HISTORY

How many states and territories was a part of the United States in 1890? What new states and territories was a part of the United States in 1920 which were not part of the United States in 1890?

S.S

Hi i put a question that i wanted to know about down below How did the haitian revolution impact the history of the united states? A.It brought the united states into a war with spain over cuba. B.France no longer had haiti,so Napeleon was willing to sell louisiana. C.Slave ...

ETH/ 125

Write a fictional, first-person account of the creation and consequence situations of a subordinate group in the United States in the form of a 700- to 1,050-word journal entry. Describe, as if you were a member of that subordinate group, where the group originated, how it ...

economics

For each of the following possible events, indicate whether the demand or supply curve for dollars would shift, the direction of the shift, the determinant of the change, the inflow or outflow effect on the balance of payments (and the specific account that would be affected...

Economics

For each of the following possible events, indicate whether the demand or supply curve for dollars would shift, the direction of the shift, the determinant of the change, the inflow or outflow effect on the balance of payments (and the specific account that would be affected...

Macroeconomics

For each of the following possible events, indicate whether the demand or supply curve for dollars would shift, the direction of the shift, the determinant of the change, the inflow or outflow effect on the balance of payments (and the specific account that would be affected...

ss

name each of the articles of confederatrion? Article I - Style Article II - States Rights Article III - Mutual defense Article IV - Laws of other states to be abided; extradition Article V - The Legislature Article VI - Rights denied the States Article VII - Appointment of ...

US History

Review your material regarding the Treaty of Versailles. Explain what it was and why the United States refused to sign it. Predict how the missing signature of the United States might affect Europe in the future. need help please.

History

How did the belief in Manifest Destiny contribute to the westward expansion of the United States? a.Americans believed expansion would offer new economic opportunities. b.Americans believed they could learn important values from other cultures. c.The United States government ...

government

"The united states in congress assembled shall never engage in war...nor coin money,nor regulate the value thereof, nor [spend] the sums and expenses necessary for the defense and welfare of the united states...nor borrow money on the credit of the united states...nor agree ...

economics

Since employment rates are consistently higher in Canada and some Western European countries than in the United States, it apperas that the natural rate of unemployment is lower in the United States. What might explain this difference?

Help

The countries of Europe report that 46% of the labor force is female. The United Nations wonders if the percentage of females in the labor force is the same in the United States. Representatives from the United States Department of Labor plan to check a random sample from 10,...

Stats

The countries of Europe report that 46% of the labor force is female. The United Nations wonders if the percentage of females in the labor force is the same in the United States. Representatives from the United States Department of Labor plan to check a random sample from 10,...

5th

But most rafters take a chance with the United States "wet-foot, dry-foot" policy, which states that Cubans who make it to United States soil is free to seek political asylum. However, those caught offshore are returned to Cuba. Very often, Cubans win the race against the ...

Question

Hi i put a question that i wanted to know about down below How did the haitian revolution impact the history of the united states? A.It brought the united states into a war with spain over cuba. B.France no longer had haiti,so Napeleon was willing to sell louisiana. C.Slave ...

American History

Which statement best describes the Monroe Doctrine? A. The United States welcomed European involvement in all issues in North America. B. The United States welcomed any European involvement in South America. C. The United States pledged to involve itself as much as possible in...

u.s. history

imagine you are living in the united states in the 1890's. write a letter to the president persuading him to support or oppose an imperialismt policy for the united states. be sure to use standard grammar, spelling, sentences structure, and punctuation.

Economics

Assume that the United States operates under a flexible exchange rate regime. Comment on the following statement: "The U.S. current-account deficit provides a measure of how much the United States must borrow abroad."

math

In the united states about one person in eight lives in Califonia. To the nearest percent, what percent of people in the united states live in California?

math

In the united states about one person in eight lives in Califonia. To the nearest percent, what percent of people in the united states live in California?

Science

The current population in the United States is 318,968,000. The rate is .72. What will the population be in the United States in 10 years? Show work please.

Subordinate Groups

African Americans where the group originated, how it came to the United States, and one or two locations in the United States where members of your group live.

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