1. New Mexico State History

    Where did the most immigrants to the United States come from prior to the Civil War? Please help!
  2. History

    The difference between the so-called old and "new immigrants" was: Select one: a. Their reasons for migrating to the United States b. That the native language for the new immigrants was typically English. c. That the new immigrants were from southern and eastern Europe. d. ...
  3. 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?
  4. Social Studies

    What is it meant by "A house divided against itself cannot stand"? Explain why President Lincoln used this phrase prior to the Civil War. The quote, "A house divided against itself cannot stand" was said by Abraham Lincoln prior to the Civil War. It means that our nation ...
  5. 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!
  6. 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?
  7. 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?
  8. history

    Can someone please tell me what countries were involved in the civil war? Many countries have been involved in civil wars. A civil war is a war within a country. The English Civil War was fought between the English Royalists and Parliamentarians in the mid-1600s. The U.S. ...
  9. Social Studies

    Why did the United States become involved in Mexico's civil war? Select all that apply. 1)Relations had weakened between the United States and the new government. 2)Mexico was unable to end the war without U.S. intervention. 3)The United States provided troops to support the ...
  10. 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 ...
  11. US history

    Hi, I need help with these three questions: 1. What were some of the different issues that contributed to the cause of the U.S. Civil War? 2. Why would the Civil War have contributed to the industrial development of the United States? 3. How was life during the Civil war? If ...
  12. history Civil War

    How might one challenge the idea that the United States was wiser after the Civil War?
  13. social studies

    Why did the United States become involved in Mexico's civil war? Select all that apply. 1)Relations had weakened between the United States and the new government. 2)Mexico was unable to end the war without U.S. intervention. 3)The United States provided troops to support the ...
  14. History

    Which of the following statements about immigration to the United States is most accurate? A:All immigrants have easily assimilated into American society. B:The ethnic mix of the American population has remained unchanged. C:The number of immigrants entering the country has ...
  15. us history

    In many was after divisiveness and devastation of the civil war the united states searc for oder econmically include the westward expansion of the nation the reunifieation of a natioal political system in the north and south the in flux of immigrants redical segregation
  16. History

    How was this section of the 14th amendment significant to reconstruction. Basically, I don't understand the last part that starts at this section ensured..... Section 3. No person shall be a Senator or Representative in Congress, or elector of President and Vice President, or ...
  17. 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 ...
  18. us history

    the battle of chancellorville defined the union effort in the civil war as being about slavery. true or false what happened to many former slaves after the civil war? -factory workers -united states military -moved to idaho or utah -sharecroppers and tenant farmers
  19. us history

    "the american war is over, but this is far from being the case with the american revolution." i need to know 1 more event or area of american life that represents this quote, i already have government and the Bill of Rights The United States is still revolting. We had the ...
  20. Social Studies

    1) The four major kinds of natural vegetation in the United States and Canada are tundra, grassland, desert scrub, and a. permafrost. b. forest. c. swamp. d. all of the above 2) Why is mining important to the economy of the United States? a. It employs many workers. b. Gold is...
  21. 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 ...
  22. 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 ...
  23. Social

    Which of the following was a key factor in the passage of the Emergency Quota Act in 1921? A. the desire to have only American-born citizens in the United States B. the fear of a second wave of communist immigrants C. a fear that immigrants would take jobs for lower pay** D. ...
  24. 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 ...
  25. History-Civil War

    What was the biggest challenge faced by the federal government at the end of the war in reintergrating the South into the United States of America ?
  26. math

    Could someone please check my History questions? Any help will be greatly appreciated! My answers are under the question... 3) Which of these would have been MOST likely to take the Oregon Trail? A) Native Americans migrating from the east B) Americans trying to settle on the ...
  27. social studies

    Who was the commander of the United States during the Civil War?
  28. History

    What new idea about the role of the United States in the world emerged as a result of World War II? A:Only a return to U.S. isolationism could prevent future conflicts. B:U.S. prosperity hinged on the world peace and economic development C:The war had badly damaged the United ...
  29. History

    Based on the quote, which conclusion can be made about the United States during World War II? The quote below was written during the 1940s: "The senselessness of all the inactive manpower. . . . [M]en who are able and willing to do all they can to lick the Axis. . . . Why won'...
  30. 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...
  31. 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 ...
  32. 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 ...
  33. 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
  34. social studies

    what are two ways the united states government helped the former slaves after the civil war
  35. Socail Studies

    Why does immigration most likely continue to increase the U.S. population? The U.S. economy benefits from immigrant labor. Immigrants are needed as soldiers in the U.S. military. The U.S. government seeks out immigrants to combat falling birth rates. Immigrants easily ...
  36. us history

    In many ways after the divisiveness and devastation of the Civil War, the United States searched for order economically, politically, geographically, socially and racially. Select one of these areas, or suggest another, and make a case for the reasons why it was the most vital...
  37. Global Studies (check please)

    The belief, shared by many Americans, that the United States had a right to own all the land from the Atlantic to the Pacific was called a. America's Right ***** b. Manifest Destiny c. The Inheritance d. Free Will Which of the following was neither part of the Confederacy nor ...
  38. 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 ...
  39. U.S. History (Check!)

    . During the 2000 election, it came down to a 400 difference in what state? A: Florida 2. Why was the United States involved in the Persian Gulf War? A: To expel Iraq from Kuwait, which has one of the largest oil reserves in the world, and protect our energy source. 3. Why did...
  40. Social Studies question

    Why does immigration most likely continue to increase the U.S. population? The U.S. economy benefits from immigrant labor. Immigrants are needed as soldiers in the U.S. military. The U.S. government seeks out immigrants to combat falling birth rates. Immigrants easily ...
  41. 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 “...
  42. history

    hi i need information to write an essay on the united states policy towards indians in the years following the civil war
  43. american history

    After the Civil War, where did U.S. Secretary of State William H. Seward think that the United States should expand?
  44. U.S. History (Check)(REED)

    1. During the 2000 election, it came down to a 400 difference in what state? A: Florida 2. Why was the United States involved in the Persian Gulf War? A: To expel Iraq from Kuwait, which has one of the largest oil reserves in the world, and protect our energy source. 3. Why ...
  45. social studies

    During the Spanish Civil War, Republicans fought to support a democratic government for Spain while Nationalists fought to support a Spanish dictatorship. What effect did the Spanish Civil War have on the buildup to World War II? A.The civil war was the first time a democratic...
  46. History Help:)

    1.At the time of the Civil War, what did Florida have in common with the Maryland? A.Both states were led by planters with an economic interest in slavery. B.President Lincoln suspended habeas corpus in both states. C.The majority of farmers in both states had secret ...
  47. Social Studies

    Why did some Southern states withdraw from the united states in 1860? A They wanted to avoid the Civil War. B They didn't believe in manifest. C They wanted trade freely with great britan. D They feared they would have little say in the government
  48. 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...
  49. american civil war

    i need some help quick, please help!!! 1)what did cone-shape shells replaced in the civil war? 2)what were the states that threatened to sedede from the CONFEDERACY called? 3)what was the method by which Confederacy raised money from farmers during the civil war? 4)a person ...
  50. 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 ...
  51. The Civil War

    I need websites that can tell me about the civil war. I googled civil war and sites suggesting the topic wasn't about the civil war! Please Help
  52. Social Studies

    Nazis killed about how many Jews in the Holocaust of World War II? A. 10,000 B. 100,000*** C. 500,000 D. 6 million The Homestead Act of 1862 gave free what to settlers? A. food B. water C. houses D. land*** which of the following was NOT granted to the United States as a ...
  53. History!

    What did the North hope to achieve by fighting the Civil War? A. preservation of states’ rights B. an end to slavery** C. equality for all D.preservation of the slave system NOT so sure.... Which of the following describes the effect of new military technology on the Civil ...
  54. 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 ...
  55. Social Studies

    in what way did the efforts of the Tuskegee Airmen contribute to the hopes for improved civil rights in the United States? A. The Tuskegee showed that integrated fighting units cold work well. B. The efforts of the African American Tuskegee Airmen during the war built ...
  56. U.S. History (Check)(REED)

    1. Name 4 ways the United States tried to help the war in Europe without actually going to war. 1# U.S. Congress passing the Lend-Lease Act, which enabled the United States to lend and/or lease arms to any country that could be a vital ally to the United States. #2 U.S. ...
  57. history

    What would have happened if the United States had not entered World War 1 on the side of the Allies? Read the prior link I sent, and do a little guessing -- play the "what if" game. Let us know what you think, and someone here will be happy to critique your thinking. =)
  58. social civics

    Before the Civil war a policy of free compulsory education had been adopted throughtout the United States? true or false
  59. world history

    Which of the following is NOT true about the arms race between the United States and the Soviet Union during the cold war? A. The Soviet Union created the first man-made satellite, prompting the United States to develop the National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA...
  60. us history

    What was the main effect of the Civil War on the women's movement? A. The women's movement shifted their focus to helping widows of the Civil War. B. The movement was put on hold while women focused on anti-slavery reform and the war effort. C. The movement was strengthened ...
  61. History

    Which of the following is the best reason why the Civil War did not completely end racial segregation in America? 1:The Thirteenth Amendment, which ended slavery, was not ratified until a decade after the war ended. 2:The Civil War era lacked the powerful, bold leaders that ...
  62. World History

    Which of the following was an effect of Allied defeats and high casualty rates on the Eastern Front? A. Russia entered the war on the Allied side B. Russia experienced a revolution and dropped out of the war. C. The United States issued the Four Points. D. The United States ...
  63. 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
  64. Imperialism and World War I

    what effect did john hay's open door policy letter have on the imperial powers of britain france germany russia and japan? A) It provoked the imperial powers to declare war on the United States. B) It caused the imperial powers to restrict trade in their trade with China.*** C...
  65. Grammar and Composition

    please check my answers decide which of the following words should be capitalized. rewrite the words that should be capitalized 1. elizabethan drama Elizabethan drama 2. united states of america United States of America 3. florida keys Florida keys 4. life in new york city ...
  66. HIS 204

    In many ways after the divisiveness and devastation of the Civil War, the United States searched for order economically, politically, geographically, socially and racially. Select one of these areas, or suggest another, and make a case for the reasons why it was the most vital...
  67. Literature

    12. When does the Narrative of Sojourner Truth take place? A. Before the Civil War* B. Right after the Emancipation Proclamation C. After the Civil War D. During the Civil War I think I got the answer - can you double check for me? Thanks!
  68. Ethics

    should united states government policy favor certain kinds of immigrants? What do you think? Should we favor certain nationalities as we have throughout most of our history? Should we favor skilled and educated workers? Should we favor spouses and children of legal residents? ...
  69. math

    According to the U.S. Census Bureau in 2009 there were 21,854,374 veterans in the United States. Veterans of the Korean War accounted for 12.4% of that total, while 10.7% were veterans of World War II. What is the positive difference between the numbers of veterans of the ...
  70. 8th grade

    According to the U.S. Census Bureau in 2009 there were 21,854,374 veterans in the United States. Veterans of the Korean War accounted for 12.4% of that total, while 10.7% were veterans of World War II. What is the positive difference between the numbers of veterans of the ...
  71. English- Peer Edit

    Can someone look over this essay and peer edit it for me? Just the basic grammar/spelling/structure of the essay would be great. It's on why I believe the the civil war broke out for history. Pay no attention to the formatting. Thank you. :-) The Civil War was inevitable from ...
  72. history

    where did the immigrants come from during the period between the Civil War and the early 1900s?
  73. 7th grade social studies Ms. Sue please

    Multiple Choice 1. What was one cause of revolution in Russia? (1 point) The Russian economy was very strong. People were poor and had hard lives. Russians were content with their government. Prince Alexis died. 2. One cause of World War I was the (1 point) Holocaust. ...
  74. History

    Can someone please check my answers? 1.What was the U.S. response to the terrorist attacks of September 11, 2001? A. The United States launched a global war on terrorism. B. The United States pulled out all troops fighting in other countries. C. The United States held a world ...
  75. history

    what are some questions that i can research about the civil war? i already have: 1. How many people fought in the civil war? 2. How many soldiers died during the civil war?
  76. Social Studies

    How does the strong history of immigration in the United States influence the kind of nation we have become? Since most Americans are descendants of immigrants, why do you think discrimination against today's immigrants persists? Do you think immigration should be restricted, ...
  77. American History

    Critics of American policy in Vietnam claimed all of the following except that a. the war was a civil conflict in which the United States had no part. b. the president had subverted the role of Congress in declaring war. c. the North Vietnamese Communists were armed with ...
  78. eth- please revise

    Should United States government policy favor certain kinds of immigrants. Immigration policy in the United States deals with people that are entering the country; especially, those who plan to work and remain illegally. In essence, when it comes to the issue of immigration, it...
  79. Social Studies

    Why didn't countries other than the United States take a leadership role in the world after World War II? A)The United States was one of the only democracies strong enough to fight communism. B)The United States was the only Western nation with a military force are World War ...
  80. Soc Stud

    Why was the Immigration and Nationality Act of 1965 necessary? A.The legislation setting immigration policy had expired. B.Too many immigrants were coming to the United States each year. C.Existing American immigration policies were discriminatory. D.The United States did not ...
  81. History

    What effect did John Hay's open door policy letters have on the imperial powers of Britain, France, Germany, Russia, and Japan? A)It provoked the imperial powers to declare war on the United States B)It caused the imperial powers to restrict trade in their trade with China C)...
  82. even more ss

    17. Which of the following statements Best reflects the challenge the United States faces in its global war on terrorism? A. the primary US target is an individual, unknown aggressor. ***** B. The war involves to opposing countries in the Allies of each. C. The Primary US ...
  83. us history

    Who were three significant black abolitionists prior to and during the Civil War?
  84. social studies

    What effect did John Hay's open door policy letters have on the imperial powers of Britain, France, Germany, Russia and Japan? a. It provoked the imperial powers to declare war on the United States b. It caused the imperial powers to restrict trade in their trade with China c...
  85. Social studies

    what effect did john hay's open door policy letters have on the imperial powers of britain france germany russia and japan? A:it provoked the imperial powers to declare war on the United States B:it caused the imperial powers to restrict trade in their trade with China C:it ...
  86. civics

    Until the 1900s, the United States tried to stay out of foreign wars and mostly avoided working with other countries except for trading. Which term best fits this description of United States foreign policy prior to the 20th century? (3 points) A. Imperialism B. Capitalism C. ...
  87. Social Studies

    I NEED HELP QUICK!!!! what effect did John Hay's open door policy letters have on the imperial powers of Britain France Germany Russia and Japan? 1. it provoked the imperial powers to declare war on the United States. 2. it caused the imperial powers to restrict trade in their...
  88. 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
  89. Government

    Please help me with government 1. The 10th amendment to the Constitution reads as follows: " The powers not delegated to the United States by the Constitution, nor prohibited by it to the States, are reserved to the States respectively, or to the people." According to the 10th...
  90. 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 ...
  91. U. S. History

    Which event demostrated that the continental U.S. is not geographically protected from an enemy attack by the Atlantic and Pacific Oceans? The Civil War, World War I, Gulf War of 1991, or the terrorists attacks of September 11,2001 I know the Civil War and the terrorists ...
  92. Social Studies

    I'm majorly behind in school right now and I really want to get caught up, but I need some help on this assignment. 1.What effect did John Hay's open door policy letters have on the imperial powers of Britain,France,Germany,Russia, and Japan? A.It provoked the imperial powers ...
  93. 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...
  94. 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 ...
  95. History PLEASE!!!

    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 ...
  96. US History

    Why did many progressives of both major parties saw American entry into World War I as a peerless opportunity? Many Progressives during the First World War, Republican and Democrat alike, realized something of great importance to furthering their goals: they saw that the ...
  97. american history

    Which happened first? a. President Abraham Lincoln issued the Emancipation Proclamation. b. The battle of Antietam was fought in Maryland. a. The Civil War began. b. John Brown led a raid on Garper's Ferry in Virginia. a. The Supreme Court reached a decision in the case of ...
  98. 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 ...
  99. U.S. History

    I'm writing a DBQ Essay on Civil War and Reconstruction. The major question is What led the Southern states to secede from the Union in 1860 and 1861? My question is can i include as a thesis to state the civil war has negative effects than positive effects on the economy and ...
  100. 6th Grade Civil War History

    These are all true or false questions: The Civil War Greatly increased the power of the Federal Government. I think that is false but I'm not sure . . . As a result of the war, the South's economy boomed, while the economy of the North slumped. I'm pretty sure that is false. ...
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