1. Language arts Plzz help

    14. Identify the aspect of style used in the excerpt below. “Here in the United States, it was worse. She spoke slowly and with a thick accent. Ming sighed and packed up her books. She had a free period next, so she might as well get the interview part completed.” A. word ...
  2. History

    1.) Which answer best explains why the Oregon Territory was important to the United States? A.0It allowed for increased trade opportunities with Canada, Mexico, & Asia B.)It increased hunting & trapping opportunities for settlers from the east*** C.)It was the intended ...
  3. MR SUE ASWER THIS GEOGRAPHY QUESTION!

    In 1945, at the end of world was II Japan was in economic ruin. Today it rivals in the industrial strength of the united states. Arecent newspaper article compared the employment attitudes of north american and japaneese auto workers. The article suggested that the japanese ...
  4. history

    About the buildings... Why did Thomas Jefferson believe that Classical Revival was more appropriate style than Georgian for public buildings in the new United States? The Classical Revival architecture reflected tha ancient Greek ideals of democracy. Georgian architecture, ...
  5. statistics

    The following data on the number of iron workers in the United States for the years 1978 through 2008 are provided by the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics. Using regression techniques discussed in this section, analyze the data for trend. Develop a scatter plot of the data and ...
  6. Accounting

    Use the following information to answer questions 5-7. Blue Bird Bus Company is suffering declining sales of its principal product, school buses. The bank has threatened to call due a note if the company’s net income declines next year. The president, Joe Blow, talks to his ...
  7. please revise

    It is normally accepted among nations that “territorial jurisdiction” is based on a crimes committed within the territory of a sovereign state. However, sometimes states also exercise jurisdiction based on a crimes that was committed abroad by one of their nationals or ...
  8. Government

    which of the following is an example of the principle of checks and balances? A)President can veto an act of congress. B)Members of congress have the power to raise their own salaries C)Federal courts have the power to hear cases involving federal law D)President can appoint ...
  9. English

    Select the answer that contains the correct punctuation for the following sentence. Presidents wives have always played important social roles. A. The sentence is correct. B. President's' wives... C. President's wives... D. Presidents' wives... I think it's D?
  10. U.S. History

    Which answer best explains how the Articles of Confederation established governmental roles in regards to a system of currency? Both Congress and the states could print and borrow money. The states printed their own money. There was no national money. Congress could print ...
  11. civics

    How did the writers of the U.S Constitution improve the amendment process from that of the Articles of Confederation? A) It required unanimous consent by the states to amend B) It required support of six of the 13 states to amend C) It required support of nine of the 13 states...
  12. Social Studies check my answers please

    1. Who invented the sewing machine? A.Elias Howe******* B.Robert Fulton C.Samuel Morse D.John Deere Answer A. 2. By 1860 the Midwest and the east were united by a network of_____? A. Roads B. Railroad tracks**** C. Canals D. Steam-powered ships Answer B 3. Which invention ...
  13. Economics

    What is an example of a positive external shock to aggregate supply? ::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::: A. Good weather leads to an unusually productive harvest for corn farmers. **** B. A popular new diet encourages consumers to buy ...
  14. Social Studies

    1. Which action that occurred ruing the Battle of Chickamauga made it a Confederate victory? A. The Confederates had fewer casualties. B.Union troops were forced out of Georgia C. The Union general surrendered. D. None of the Above 2. Which of the following was a major issue ...
  15. nullification

    i posted yesturday and the website i was directed to was for the 1800s. i need to know how nullification was still going on in the 1900s, but it can't be jury nullification Did you investigate the states rights' issues during the Civil Rights Movement of the 1960s? At that ...
  16. social studies

    need help on a speach about a leader with strong will
  17. college

    what things can a LEADER do to help prevent or "break through" groupthink?
  18. PSY

    what things can a LEADER do to help prevent or "break through" groupthink?
  19. social studies

    who were among the settlers at sagadahoc and who was thier leader?
  20. s.s.

    who was the leader of the jacobin club?state any four laws indroduced by him
  21. writing

    Emma is a leader in (who, whom) we have great confidence.
  22. social studies

    who did the shiites and sunnis believe should be leader
  23. US history questions

    CAN SOMEONE CHECK THESE QUESTIONS, I'M NOT 100% CONFIDENT IN MY ANSWERS? PLEASE THANK YOU! US-Soviet relations during the early years of Reagan Administration: A. improved because NATO decided not to deploy cruise missiles in Europe. B. changed little despite the positive ...
  24. Social Studies Help!

    What was the goal of the North American Free Trade Agreement? A) Increase tariffs on imported goods. B) Encourage trade and economic growth between Canada, the United States, and Mexico. C) Increase the cost of free trade. D) Increase tariffs on exported goods. I think it’s ...
  25. Grammar

    Write each possessive noun or contraction with an apostrophe. 1. Woodrow Wilson was Americas twenty-eighth president. America's 2. As a student at Princeton, joined the schools debating society. schools' 3. Before becoming president, he served as Princeton Universitys ...
  26. social studies; AP US

    the main reason why the United States had few foreign investments before 1890 was that a. the american people did not believe in imperialism b. congress had prohibited all loans to foreign countries c. the development of the west offered a profitable field for the investment ...
  27. physics 221

    The United States and South Korean soccer teams are playing in the first round of the World Cup. An American kicks the ball, giving it an initial velocity of 3.8 m/s. The ball rolls a distance of 5.0 m and is then intercepted by a South Korean player. If the ball accelerates ...
  28. Social studies

    How did Spain's refusal to destroy Negro Fort affect Florida? It led General Jackson's troops first invasion of the territory It gave the seminoles an empowered stance against the United States It showed that Spain did not view General Jackson as a significant threat It proved...
  29. History

    2. Why was McCarthyism able to spread so easily in the United States? A.The Rosenberg trial led the public to believe there were more communists in the country. B.Many people believed the returning army veterans were communists. C.The Vietnam War fueled American fears of the ...
  30. political science

    The Constitution specifies a 3/4 majority for which process?
  31. college

    The moral majority and the Christian Coalition are examples of:
  32. eth 125

    In sociological terms, a majority is the same as a
  33. american history

    In the Old South, the majority of slaves
  34. math

    where N is the number of millions of passenger cars in the United States and t is the number of years after 1940. In what year was the number of passenger cars triple the number of cars in 1940?
  35. math asap

    Use the ‘|’ key (Shift + \ on most keyboards, just beside the backspace key) to create the line between the stems and the leaves. Be sure to put a couple spaces between each of the leaves. Country Percent Of Household With Microwave Ovens Argentina 97% Belgium 93% Canada ...
  36. HISTORY

    Please help me. Which of the following is NOT a long-term trend marking the expansion of suffrage in the United States? a. removing restrictive requirements based on religious belief b. the Federal Government taking less of a role in protecting suffrage rights c. eliminating ...
  37. Finance

    Dzell Printers, Inc. (DZ) of the United States exports computer printers to Brazil, whose currency, the reais (symbol R$) has been trading at R$3.30/US$. Exports to Brazil are currently 100,000 printers per year at the reais equivalent of $140 each. A strong rumor exists that ...
  38. Language Arts

    President Lincoln's Declaration of Emancipation, January 1, 1863 bu Frances E. W. Harper It shall flash through coming ages, It shall light the distant years; And eyes now dim with sorrow Shall be brighter through their tears IT shall flush the mountain ranges, And the valleys...
  39. History

    I am not sure of this answer. Please help. The main reason that States hold many important powers is that the a. Framers distrusted a strong central government. b. Constitution does not grant many States' rights. c. Constitution describes a unitary state. d. States have ...
  40. 8gradeHistory

    Which of the following is the BEST interpretation of the Supreme Court decision in McCullough v. Maryland? a.The federal government cannot tax state institutions. b. States have no power to control federal institutions within their borders. c. States can create federal laws to...
  41. probability

    The offices of president, vice president, seceretary, and treasurer for a club will be filled from a pool of 12 candidates. Five of them are members of the debate team. What is the probability that all the offices are filled by memebers of the debate team?
  42. vvc

    In a championship basket ball game,Paula made twice free throws as Maria .If the total number of free throws made by both women was 12 find how many free throws Paula made made?
  43. education

    sand, rocking chairs, animals, and strap swings are examoles of a__ environment. a) static b) soft c) creative d) hard. would the answer be d) hard
  44. Social Studies (Check, Please!)

    I think my answer is correct, but I'm not sure. How did the Lend-Lease Act help the Allied war effort? A: The Lend-Lease enabled the United States to lend or lease more than $40 billion in weapons, vehicles, and other supplies to those involved in the Allied war effort.
  45. SS

    What is the goal of the North American Free Trade Agreement (NAFTA)? Increase the cost of free trade Encourage trade and economic growth between Canada, the United States, and Mexico. Increase tariffs on exported goods Increase tariffs on imported goods My answer: I have ...
  46. english

    I had to correct the following fragment sentence error. Please advice if they are correct. Thank you in advance for your help. 1. It is true that the first drive-in theaters opened in New Jersey in 1933, which was in the middle of the Great Depression when money was scarce. 2...
  47. Algebra 2

    From 1990 to 1994, the mail order sales of health products in the United States can be modeled by S = 10t 3 + 115t 2 + 25t + 2505 where S is the sales (in millions of dollars) and t is the number of years since 1990. In what year were about $3885 million of health products ...
  48. S.S.

    Using what you learned about President George Washington, which of these government characteristics would George Washington support? -absolute power of the president -alliances with other nation -strong central government -powerful political parties *I KNOW IT NOT (D),BECAUSE ...
  49. ethics

    Write a 1,050- to 1,400-word research paper identifying the linguistic, political, social, economic, religious, and familial conventions and/or statuses of four Hispanic groups living in the United States. Your paper should cover Mexican Americans, Puerto Ricans, and two ...
  50. statistics

    An April 15, 2002 report in Time Magazine stated that the average age for women to marry in the United States is now 24.9 years of age. If the standard deviation is assumed to be 4.9 years, find the probability that a random sample of 33 U.S. women would show a mean age at ...
  51. statistics

    An April 15, 2002 report in Time Magazine stated that the average age for women to marry in the United States is now 24.9 years of age. If the standard deviation is assumed to be 4.9 years, find the probability that a random sample of 33 U.S. women would show a mean age at ...
  52. STATISTICS

    An April 15, 2002 report in Time Magazine stated that the average age for women to marry in the United States is now 24.9 years of age. If the standard deviation is assumed to be 4.9 years, find the probability that a random sample of 33 U.S. women would show a mean age at ...
  53. statistics

    An April 15, 2002 report in Time Magazine stated that the average age for women to marry in the United States is now 25.1 years of age. If the standard deviation is assumed to be 4.6 years, find the probability that a random sample of 34 U.S. women would show a mean age at ...
  54. statistics

    An April 15, 2002 report in Time Magazine stated that the average age for women to marry in the United States is now 25.6 years of age. If the standard deviation is assumed to be 4.1 years, find the probability that a random sample of 30 U.S. women would show a mean age at ...
  55. Statistics

    An April 15, 2002 report in Time Magazine stated that the average age for women to marry in the United States is now 25.9 years of age. If the standard deviation is assumed to be 4.3 years, find the probability that a random sample of 32 U.S. women would show a mean age at ...
  56. writing

    Can someone check my answers for me? True or False... 1. TRUE you should use a comma before the word “and.” 2. FALSE The following is a sentence fragment: It no longer flies. 3. TRUE In the following sentence, the ()'d word is used correctly: The (Jones’) controlled the ...
  57. English

    I really need you to check these sentences I wrote on the drama. Please help me! 1) The tragedy is the oldest and once most popular form of drama. It consists of a dramatic work in which events move to a tragic conclusion. 2) Tragedies are generally introduced by a prologue ...
  58. math help please check my answer

    A national garden club president thinks 70% of its members plant tulips for the spring. Phone calls were made to 100 members. Of the 91 members who responded, 76 said they plant tulips for the spring. What is the sample proportion? Round your answer to the nearest hundredth. ...
  59. eth. please give your thought

    How well do you think Native American organizations, like the Bureau of Indian Affairs (BIA), the National Congress of American Indians (NCAI), and the National Indian Gaming Association (NIGA), are helping Native Americans to advance? Explain your answer. If anything, what ...
  60. English

    I am typing an essay for my English 101 class, and I have come across a sentence in which Microsoft Word detects a grammatical error. It suggests that I change the pronoun "I" to "me", although, I remember I was taught in school to use "I" in occasions like this one. It would ...
  61. History

    What does it mean to influence government? Why should active citizens participate in government? What is the media? Explain how the media can influence government. What is an interest group? Explain how interest groups can influence government, and give an example. Why is the ...
  62. s.s.

    How did the expansion of the railroad affect the growth of towns in south carolina in the late 1800's? It made transporting goods and peoplle easier. it provided more jobs in rural areas. it transported people to different states. it provided people with something to do.
  63. civics

    1)What are the current flaws in the Electoral College system? 2) What changes would you make in the system? 3)Would you make these changes? Why? How? 1)There are several flaws in the Electoral College system. Among these, is the Winner Take All system. Applyng this method, the...
  64. history

    Should the United States have supported the Contras? http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Contras Your question is an opinion question. Your teacher undoubtedly wants to know what YOU think about this issue. =)
  65. science

    on what website can i find info on things made of the element hafnium:a picture,how it's made, and why it is made with hafnium.
  66. world history

    3. How did the Soviet Union respond to the normalization of relations between China and the United States? (1 point)Brezhnev invited Nixon to visit Moscow. Soviet companies set up a thriving trade with China. The Soviet Union cut off diplomatic relations with China. The Soviet...
  67. US history

    What long term cause led to South Carolina seceding from the United States? A. The Growth of the anti-slavery movement B. Debate over the expansion of slavery into the territories C. Increased sectional tensions due to new laws D. The breakdown of the I thought the answer is B...
  68. History

    I need some help on this essay question for my history class. I'm confused. There are three instances of the theory of the Manifest Destiny in the US as we approach 1845. Name the three examples, discuss each of one and it's relationship to the growth of the United States. All...
  69. Math

    Mr. santos has 3/4 of paint and each chair requires 1/9 of a gallon of paint. He thinks he has enough paint for 7 chairs.is he correct or incorrect
  70. SOCIAL STUDIES (CHECK ANSWER)

    How did Spain's refusal to destroy Negro Fort affect Florida? It led General Jackson's troops first invasion of the territory It gave the seminoles an empowered stance against the United States It showed that Spain did not view General Jackson as a significant threat It proved...
  71. Teachers Aide/Early Childhood Education and After-

    11. The most common early childhood program in the United States is A. the eclectic model. C. DISTAR. B. the Montessori model. D. the Froebelian model. I have no idea. There is really only a few sentences that would lead me to believe that the Froebelian model would be the ...
  72. 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. ...
  73. Math

    Twenty-eight U.S. states prohibit all drivers from texting while driving. Nine other U.S. states prohibit only teen drivers from texting. Based on these numbers, in what percentage of U.S. states is it unlawful for teens to text while driving?
  74. History

    What does it mean to influence government? Why should active citizens participate in government? What is the media? Explain how the media can influence government. What is an interest group? Explain how interest groups can influence government, and give an example. Why is the ...
  75. Mathematics

    The four largest national parks in the United States are in Alaska. The largest is Wrangell-St. Elias at 13.2 million acres. The fourth largest is Katmai at 4.09 million acres. How many tiemes as large as Katmai is Wrangell-ST. Elias to the nearest tenth?
  76. anthropology

    In every culture, cultural constructs will be found. What are the cultural constructs found in the U.S., and how are they used to define gender in society? Compare gender constructs in Pastoralist societies. What differences do you find between the United States and a ...
  77. Anthropology

    In every culture, cultural constructs will be found. What are the cultural constructs found in the U.S., and how are they used to define gender in society? Compare gender constructs in Pastoralist societies. What differences do you find between the United States and a ...
  78. Algebra 1

    Can someone help me I really don't get this one The table shows the number of trolley buses in operation in the United States during certain years. Describe the rates of change in the number of buses during the time period. (Table) Year 1980 1985 1990 1995 2000 Number 823 676 ...
  79. Social Studies

    what were some of the lasting effects of the Vietnam war?(2 answers) A.Hundreds of thousands of soldiers suffered physical and emotional pain* B.Americans were divided over whether the war was worth fighting* C.American soldiers helped solidify a lasting democratic government ...
  80. Algebra

    For the period 1995-2002, the total personal expenditures (in billions of dollars) in the United States for food, f(x), and for housing, h(x), can be described by the equations shown below, where x is the number of years past 1995. f(x) = 40.74x + 742.65 and h(x) = 47.93x + ...
  81. computers

    You have been hired by a small company to network six computers in one small office that will be connected directly to the Internet. The company president wants a cost effective solution that will prevent hackers from accessing the gaining access to the computers. What type of...
  82. U.S. GOVERNMENT

    True or False Qsns: 1)Indiana is TECHNICALLY not a "state," because it has to answer to a higher authority, that being the national government in D.C. 2)The U.S. is a republic, because we are led by a president and Congress, and their authority is based on the indirect power ...
  83. Math

    1. What compromise did states reach for the purpose of determining representation by population in the House of Representatives? (1 point) Slaves would be counted as three-fifths of a person for official population counts. Slave populations would count for representation but ...
  84. hrm

    what selection tools there are for hiring employees.
  85. Evolutionary Bio

    What is Ghost of selection past?
  86. math

    if 22, 73 ,36,26,51 were selected from 1-90 next selection will be what numbers
  87. Language arts

    What is the central idea of the selection
  88. Statistics

    1. For the following exercise, complete the following: a. Find the mean, median, and range for each of the two data sets. b. Find the standard deviation using the rule of thumb for each of the data sets. c. Compare the two sets and describe what you discover. The following ...
  89. History

    1. COmment on what James Baldwin said of the Civil rights movement challenging the United States to rethink"What it really means by freedom, including whether freedom, applied to all Americans or to part of the population? This is what I put : With their freedom rides, freedom...
  90. Physics

    A "swing" ride at a carnival consists of chairs that are swung in a circle by 12.0 m cables attached to a vertical rotating pole, as the drawing shows. (è = 60.0°) Suppose the total mass of a chair and its occupant is 222 kg.
  91. Physics

    A "swing" ride at a carnival consists of chairs that are swung in a circle by 12.0 m cables attached to a vertical rotating pole, as the drawing shows. (è = 60.0°) Suppose the total mass of a chair and its occupant is 222 kg
  92. 6th grade Math

    I need some help figuring out how to work the word problem below. It says in 2000, the population of the United States was 280 million people. Between 1990 and 2000, the population grew by about 12%. What was the US population in 1990? The answer choices are (A) 250 million, (...
  93. us history

    what challenges face minorities in the united states today? how are minorities dealing with these challenges? I want to understand the question, what does it mean by minorities? - does it mean PEOPLE like ummm immigrants, Latinos, Blacks, or Asians??? and how they are dealing ...
  94. Statistics

    Assume that the average annual salary for a worker in the United States is 300,000- and that the annual salaries For Americans are normally distributed with a standard deviation equal to $7,000. Find the following: A. What percentage of Americans earn below $22,000? B. What ...
  95. Science

    Luther Burbank was a plant breeder who developed a strain of potato plant that produced more tubers of larger size than other potato plants that were grown on farms at the time. This strain of potato was also resistant to the potato blight that had wiped out the potato crops ...
  96. Science

    Luther Burbank was a plant breeder who developed a strain of potato plant that produced more tubers of larger size than other potato plants that were grown on farms at the time. This strain of potato was also resistant to the potato blight that had wiped out the potato crops ...
  97. American Politics

    Just when i think I'm getting a handle on this stuff, I get thrown for a loop. What is the "doctrine of selective incorporation"? It's being asked in relation to the nationalization of the Bill of Rights (the process by which most of the provisions of the BoR were held ...
  98. Geography

    47. Following the breakup of the Soviet Union, what are some of the major problems faced by many of the new countries. (I don't really know how to answer this question) This is what i got: 47. After the breakup of the Soviet Union, there were some major problems faced by many ...
  99. Social Studies (Check, Please!)

    1. What was the purpose of the loyalty reivew boards and HUAC? A: The purpose of the loyalty review boards and HUAC was to catch Communists or spies for the Soviet Union within the United States. 2. How did the Cold War affect life in the 1950s? A: The Cold War had a massive ...
  100. Civics

    Would it be possible to have a social direct democracy? -No, in a socialist society only a few high-ranking member of the communist party have political power. -No, a direct democracy requires a free market economy which is not socialist. -Yes, if everyone voted on economic ...
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