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Alfred T. Mahan argued that to protect its trade, the United States must build up its a. army b. navy c. labor unions d. pioneer spirit B?

U.S. History
1. Explain why Secretary of State James G. Blaine convened the Pan-American conference in 1889. A: James Blaine convened the Pan-American conference because he wanted to create a customs union between Latin America and the United States. A customs union would require American ...

History
Which author's book on the link between naval might and international power influenced leading statesmen both in the United States and abroad? A) Chester Nimitz B) Oliver Hazard Perry C) Alfred Thayer Mahan D) Josiah Strong

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 ...

Gov USA
19. Which of the following is true about the trade imbalance in the United States? a. The United States has not had a trade surplus since 1975. b. The United States has run deficits of more than $500 billion in recent years. c. The United States has the worst trade imbalance ...

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 ...

US History
Why Is Alfred T Mahan Important To Us Today?

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 ...

Us History
In need of help, Who Did Alfred T Mahan Look Up To As A Child?

US History
In need of help, Who Did Alfred T Mahan Look Up To As A Child?

US History
What Did Alfred T Mahan challenges He Faced Growing Up

SS
The United States signs a free trade agreement with another country that has dramatically different resources. How would this trade treaty affect the United States? Businesses will most likely not offer a variety of products. Consumers will face higher prices as trade deficits...

Economics
I'm completely stuck on this question.. Trade barriers only work when..? -infant industries receive the protection. -the United States does not have a trade deficit. -American money is kept in the United States. -other countries do not use trade barriers. I want to say the ...

Microeconomics
Each year, the United States considers renewal of Most Favored nation (MFN) trading status with China. Historically, legislators have made threats of not renewing MFN status because of human rights abuses in China. The game below reflects the potential economic gains ...

us history
explain the arguments of Alfred Mahan, Henry Cabot Lodge, and Albert Beveridge regarding expansionism?

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 ...

history
please check these which of the following is a reason the United States became involved in affairs in the Middle East following World War II? a. to limit Jewish immigration into the region b. to prevent oil-rich Arab nations from falling under Soviet influence c. to discourage...

history
please help me with this during the Cold War, a major goal of United States policy in Latin America was to a. build nuclear weapons bases in Central America b. encourage the countries of Latin America to join in the United Naitons c. protect American financial investments in ...

U.S. 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 ...

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 ...

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...

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)...

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...

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...

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 ...

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 ...

SS
5.How did the United States change as it became more economically independent? (Select TWO) Population decreased as trade with other nations was stifled. The growth of factories and trade led to the growth of American cities. Congress chartered the Second Bank of the United ...

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 ...

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 ...

U.S. History
1. Why do you think Latin American nations resented American influence in the region? A: Latin Americans resented the growing American influence in the region because they did not want the United States, a foreign country, to interfere with their affairs and govern them. 2. ...

us history
Of the following, the individual who had the least enthusiasm for U.S. imperialistic adventures as the nineteenth century ended was a.TheodoreRoosevelt b. Alfred Thayer Mahan c.GroverCleveland d. William McKinley I think it is D

us history
Of the following, the individual who had the least enthusiasm for U.S. imperialistic adventures as the nineteenth century ended was a.TheodoreRoosevelt b. Alfred Thayer Mahan c.GroverCleveland d. William McKinley I think it is D

s.s
4. How did the United States change as it became more economically independent? (Select TWO correct responses.) Population decreased as trade with other nations was stifled. The growth of factories and trade led to the growth of American cities. Congress chartered the Second ...

Social Studies
As passed by the Congress after McKinley delivered his war message to Congress, the declaration of war against Spain was modified by the Teller Amendment, which stipulated that A. the United States wouldn't annex Cuba. B. trade with Spain would continue as usual. C. the United...

Social Studies
As passed by the Congress after McKinley delivered his war message to Congress, the declaration of war against Spain was modified by the Teller Amendment, which stipulated that A. the United States reserved the right to annex Cuba. B. trade with Spain would continue as usual. ...

American History
As passed by the Congress after McKinley delivered his war message to Congress, the declaration of war against Spain was modified by the Teller Amendment, which stipulated that A. the United States wouldn't annex Cuba. B. trade with Spain would continue as usual. C. the United...

Plz Help History
How did the Panama Canal Benefit American Trade A.it made it cheaper and faster to ship goods B.it allowed a higher volume of good's to travel C.it improved trade relations with Latin America D.It Allowed the united states to dominate global trade

social studies; AP US
Which of the following is most opposed to the concept of imperialism? a. the Northwest Ordinance b. The Treat of Paris, 1898 c. the writings of Alfred Thayer Mahan d. dollar diplomacy e. Manifest Destiny I think that its A but im not sure

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...

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

Mrs Sue History
How did the Panama Canal Benefit American Trade A.it made it cheaper and faster to ship goods B.it allowed a higher volume of good's to travel C.it improved trade relations with Latin America D.It Allowed the united states to dominate global trade i think B

History
10. After Saladin recaptured Jerusalem in 1187, what allowed the Christian Crusader kingdom to remain until 1291? A. Muslims toooowee divided to fully conquer it B. Knights templar from Jerusalem were able to protect the C. Italian and Syrian muslims merchantso used it as a ...

history
The United States decided to help South Korea mainly because of which of the following? A need to create more equal trade A need to keep a military base in Asia*** A need to keep the Soviet Union out of Asia A need to protect the American economy

History
5.)why would americans free states want slaves state to remain part of the united states as opposed to just letting them leave the union? A.)Federal trade laws, unequal taxation, and slavery B.)Cotton processing, the slave trade, and the federal banking system C.)Slavery, self...

Social Studies
1. How did the Panama Canal benefit American trade? A. It made it cheaper and faster to ship goods.*** B. It allowed a higher volume of goods to travel. C. It improved trade relations with Latin America. D. It allowed the United States to dominate global trade.

8th grade U.S history
1. Compare and contrast the cultures of two native tribes. Tell what you did to communicate the United States' sovereignty in the region to two different tribes. 2. Name two tribes that you think would enter into exclusive fur trade with the United States. What evidence makes ...

History
Which answer summarizes the main topic of the Constitutional Convention? A.)They argued about federalism and how the federal and state governments would share power. B.)They argued about the Articles of Confederation and how to change it to serve the government better. C.)They...

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 ...

Civics
The United States decided to help South Korea mainly because of which of the following? A need to create more equal trade * This is the one i choose A need to keep a military base in Asia A need to keep the Soviet Union out of Asia A need to protect the American economy

history
The United States decided to help South Korea mainly because of which of the following? A need to create more equal trade A need to keep a military base in Asia A need to keep the Soviet Union out of Asia A need to protect the American economy I think it is either B or C

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’...

English/ please revise
The issue arising out of the Yunis case is the concern over the authority of the United States statues permitting extraterritorial jurisdiction and application of the United States constitution to aliens. Thus, Yunis argued that under general principles of International law, a...

civics
The federalists argued that a national government would 2:45 PM Preserve the power of wealthy men Suppress the liberties of the common people Protect all citizens in time of trouble*** Threaten the authority f the states

History 1
Why do you think many stalwarts argued that ending the spoils system was antirepublica and contrary to the democratic heritage of the United States?

Geo 7th Grade
What is NAFTA? a. An agreement between the United States and Mexico to no longer trade. c. An agreement between the United States and Mexico to introduce free trade. b. An agreement between all North American nations to no longer trade. d. An agreement between all North ...

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 ...

social studies
How did the Panama Canal benefit American trade. 1)it made it cheaper and faster to ship goods.**** 2)it allowed a higher volume of goods to travel. 3)it improved trade relations with Latin America. 4)it allowed the United States to dominate global trade. Please check answer!

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 ...

Check my social studies(PLEASE)
1.D 2.D 3.C 4.A 5.C 6.A 7.B 8.B 9.D 10.A 1. Which natural diasaster poses the most common challenge to central america and caribbean? A. tornadoes B. hurricanes C. floods D. drought 2. Corn cultivations alow the maya civilization to become powerful by A. developing a calendar ...

US History
2. The North Atlantic Treaty Organization (NATO) was based on the principle of a. free trade b. collective security c. appeasement d. isolationism B? 4. One sign that the economy might be weakening in the 1920s was a. the failure of many rural banks b. underproduction of ...

history
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 ...

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...

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 ...

math. need help
United States citizens living in Switzerland must pay taxes on their income to both the United States and to Switzerland. Suppose that the United States tax is 28% of their taxable income after deducting the tax paid to Switzerland. Suppose that the tax paid to Switzerland is ...

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 ...

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."

history
Which answer offers the best explanation for why Tecumseh fought alongside the British in the War of 1812? Tecumseh was well paid by British generals. Tecumseh wanted to preserve trade with Britain. Tecumseh considered the United States to be an enemy. Tecumseh felt his ...

algebra. help!!
United States citizens living in Switzerland must pay taxes on their income to both the United States and to Switzerland. The United States tax is 28% of their taxable income after deducting the tax paid to Switzerland. The tax paid to Switzerland is 42% of their taxable ...

Social studies
Which of the following best describes a way in which the United states had helped the Mexican economy to grow? Allowing Mexican workers in the United states to send remittance home. Signing NAFTA to encourage free trade. (MY ANSWER) Providing financial compensation after the ...

International Macroeconomics (struggling :\ )
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."

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 ...

History
I am to explain the role the U.S. has in the emerging globl community. My response is below, could someone check to see if I am on the right track with my answer. Thank you very much. The United States face many challenges in the global community. The United States must ...

Microeconomics
I am answered the following three mulitipul choise questions using Prisoners Dilemma Scenario. I get confused looking at the table. Question: Each year, the United States considers renewal of Most Favored Nation (MFN) trading status with China. Historically, legislators have ...

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 ...

sociology
#1. Although it does not endorse traditional gender roles, which sociological perspective implies that dividing tasks between spouses is beneficial for the family unit? A. Functionalist perspective B. Conflict perspective C. Interactionist perspective D. Global perspective #2...

advanced sociology help
#1. Although it does not endorse traditional gender roles, which sociological perspective implies that dividing tasks between spouses is beneficial for the family unit? A. Functionalist perspective B. Conflict perspective C. Interactionist perspective D. Global perspective #2...

English
In these four sentences, the word that’s most obviously a loaded word is? 1. Netta and Jim argued over their views of free trade. 2. Netta and Jim had different views on free trade. 3. Netta and Jim were sharply split over the issue of free trade. 4. Netta and Jim refused to...

english
Netta and Jim argued over their views of free trade. 2. Netta and Jim had different views on free trade. 3. Netta and Jim were sharply split over the issue of free trade. 4. Netta and Jim refused to discuss the issue of free trade. 16. In these four sentences, the word that's ...

History
The Treaty of San Lorenzo allowed Americans living west of the Appalachian Mountains to __________. A.build a military post in New Orleans to protect American travelers B.have the right of deposit while using the port of New Orleans to trade C.trade with American Indians ...

U.S. History (Check)
1. What was the purpose of the Open Door policy? A: The purpose of the Open Door policy was to allow each foreign nation in China to trade freely in the other nations' spheres of influence. 2. What were the arguments for and against establishing an American Empire? A: The ...

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; AP US
the New Manifest Destiny of the 1890's came about because of all the following reasons EXCEPT a. the competition with European Powers b. Alfred Thayer Mahan's "The Influence of Seapower Upon History" c. Rudyard Kipling's ideas d. William Jennings Bryan's "Cross of Gold" speech...

Social Studies
Which of the following statements best summarizes Washington's viewpoint on American foreign policy? A) The United States can take advantage of Europe's ambition B) The United States should limited interaction with Europe's ambition. C) Europe's interests are similar to those ...

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 (Answer Check)
1. What was the purpose of the Open Door policy? A: The purpose of the Open Door policy was to allow each foreign nation in China to trade freely in the other nations' spheres of influence. 2. What were the arguments for and against establishing an American Empire? A: The ...

social studies- helpppp
France and Britain were able to avoid the worst of the Great Depression because A) their colonies were required to purchase goods from them.**** B) neither had any significant involvement in international trade. C) the Great Depression affected only the United States, not ...

geology
is this ok? harry hess studied the arced chains of islands with active volcanoes. in 1953 he discovered the great global rift. he is also know for his theriores on the sea floor spreading. alfred Wegener. alfred is remembered by his theory of the continentail drift. he ...

help
can anyone answer this...if you want me to try first i came up with the answer A. for the following question Which of the following best describes a way in which the United States has helped the Mexican economy to grow? A.allowing Mexican workers in the United States to send ...

american government
The Privileges and Immunities Clause of the Fourteenth Amendment means (Points : 1) citizens of the United States may travel across state lines without documentation. states must all have the exact same laws as each other. that if one state recognizes gay marriage all states ...

S.S (DAMON)
1.B 2.A 3.D 4.B 5.B 1. A tropical climate is key to which economic activity in the lowlands of central emerica and the carribean? A. commerce and manufacturing B. production of cash crops C. animal husbandry D. mining 2. Which country has the regions most stable democracy? A. ...

Westen Civ.
Which governmental bodies are responsible for making laws in the United States? How does a written law protect American democracy?

American Government
Why is it important to protect the rights of the accused in the United States Constitution? This question is on my homework and I can't find anything that helps me.

Civics
"Rule of law" refers to? Official name for the legislative branch of the national government of the united states Agencies such as the FBI, police department, and sheriff's department of the United States Document that details the structure, functions, and powers of the ...

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 ...

S.S (DAMON)
please check these answer damon or anyone else 1. A tropical climate is key to which economic activity in the lowlands of central emerica and the carribean? A. commerce and manufacturing B. production of cash crops C. animal husbandry D. mining 2. Which country has the regions...

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

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

History
During the cold war, people were afraid of communists, both outside and inside the United States. The red scare and mccarthyism that grew out of these fears was damaging to the American way of life. During the mccarthy years, many of the freedoms guarranteed in he bill of ...

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,...

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