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

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  1. 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 ...
  2. American Government

    "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 amendment which powers to the state have? (2 answers) a. The powers not delegated to the ...
  3. history

    rationale for imperialism in the era 1890–1910 included all of the following ideas EXCEPT: A. American ideas and institutions were superior to those of inferior nations. B. the United States needed a vast buffer zone to offset communist expansionism. C. American prosperity ...
  4. History

    Which answer BEST explains how the Articles of Confederation set up government roles for declaring war? A.)Congress could declare war if needed**** B.)The states could declare war if needed C.)Congress could propose war,but the states voted to approve the war D.)The states ...
  5. us history

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  6. please check(Social studies)

    please check my answers thanks 1.B 2.C 3.B 4.B 5.C and D 1.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 ...
  7. Government

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  8. HISTORY HELP ME FAST!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

    Multiple Choice 1. How did the Haitian Revolution impact the history of the United States? (1 point) • It brought the United States into a war with Spain over Cuba. • France no longer had Haiti, so Napoleon was willing to sell Louisiana. • Slave owners in the American ...
  9. Social Studies

    Under the Articles, each state sent one delegate to Congress. Thus each state, no matter its size or population, had one vote. Congress did have the power to declare war. It could appoint military officers, coin money, and operate post offices. It was also responsible for ...
  10. Social Studies

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  11. 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 ...
  12. s.s

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  13. 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 ...
  14. 8th Grade Social Studies

    Under the Articles, each state sent one delegate to Congress. Thus each state, no matter size or population, had one vote. Congress did have the power to declare war. It could appoint military officers, coin money, and operate post offices. It was also responsible for foreign ...
  15. us history

    5. U.S. Groups of the Late 1700s and Early 1800s Women Children Indentured Servants Native Americans African American Working Class Which statement best summarizes the historical position of all groups listed above? All people in the United States are free. All people in the ...
  16. Us history. plz help!!!

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  17. American Government

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  18. 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 ...
  19. american Government

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  20. History

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  21. American History

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  22. 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....
  23. us history

    All the following contributed to American imperialism after 1890 EXCEPT___________. a. the closing of the frontier b. the desire for gold in Alaska C. industrialization D. Support for a strong navy ________________________A? Imperialism means the policy of extending the rule ...
  24. American History

    The goal of President Nixon’s foreign policy was to A.uphold democratic values and contain communism through the use of military force B.prevent South Vietnam from falling to communism, whatever the cost in American lives. C.achieve a stable balance of power among the United...
  25. social studies

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  26. 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. ...
  27. U.S Hisotry. Please check my answers.

    Why is the United States often referred to as the melting pot? -Various cultures from many countries have "melted" together to create what America is and how American culture is defined today** -Most American citizens' native customs and traditions will "melt" away once they ...
  28. 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 ...
  29. CIVICS

    A basic position in American foreign policy has been that America must defend its foreign interests related to trade and security. The main foreign policy position opposed to this American policy is called CAN U HELP ME ! i am confused between isolationism and imperialism
  30. Civics

    1.   A basic position in American foreign policy has been that America must defend its foreign interests related to trade and security. The main foreign policy position opposed to this American policy is called  A. imperialism. B. militarism. C. isolationism. D. federalism. A?
  31. Civics

    1. A basic position in American foreign policy has been that America must defend its foreign interests related to trade and security. The main foreign policy position opposed to this American policy is called A. imperialism. B. militarism. C. isolationism. D. federalism. C?
  32. SS

    Why did Britain and France adopt a policy of appeasement when meeting with Hitler at the Munich conference A They knew he had an agreement with the Soviet union over Poland B they were led to believe he wouldn't try to take any more territory in Europe Cthey assumed the United...
  33. 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 ...
  34. 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 ...
  35. Please help..

    Hi, I got stuck on a few questions, do you mind helping me? What was George Washington's belief about U.S. foreign policy? a.The United States should form a strong alliance with France. <? b.The United States should remain neutral. c.The United States should be open to ...
  36. Question

    Mrs.sue Can you just give me the answer ive really had a hard day.and i don't expect you to take pittey i just really need the answer -_- 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....
  37. American gov 1 question answer check

    12. 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. –Tenth Amendment This amendment is an example of which of the following? (1 point) prior restraint***** ...
  38. eth- please revise

    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 is really delicate to admit that the United States Government policy ...
  39. history

    what connection was made beetween imperialism and the American frontier? a. Imperialism would help close the frontier b. closing the frontier would spur competition c. imperialism would offer Americans a new frontier d. imperialism would make the world more like the United ...
  40. 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 ...
  41. 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 ...
  42. Social Studies

    When Adams became President, the war between the French and British was causing great difficulties for the United States on the high seas and intense partisanship [taking of sides] among contending factions within the Nation. His administration focused on France, where the ...
  43. SOCIAL STUDIES

    What connections existed between Gorbachev's desire to improve the soviet union and the soviet unions relationship to the united states? Gorbachev wanted to export manufactured goods to the United states Gorbachev wanted to invest in a new weapons systems with the united ...
  44. History.

    Hi, I got stuck on a few questions, do you mind helping me? What was George Washington's belief about U.S. foreign policy? a.The United States should form a strong alliance with France. <? b.The United States should remain neutral. c.The United States should be open to ...
  45. US History

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  46. History

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  47. Social Studies

    1. Why was the presidency of George Washington considered to be so significant? 2. Why were Northern states in favor of Hamilton's protective tariff? 3. What did Washington mean when he wrote that the maxim "honesty is the best policy" should be applied to foreign relations? 4...
  48. history

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  49. World History

    Draw Inferences What events influenced the growth of environmental movement in the United States? Why did the environmental movement attract many of the same people who had participated in other movements? Do you think the environmental movement has had a positive or negative ...
  50. History

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  51. American government

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  52. 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 ...
  53. 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 ...
  54. Social Studies

    Which of the following statements best summarizes the information provided on the chart? (1 point) The Articles of Confederation gave too much power to the individual state governments. Most of the Articles of Confederation’s weaknesses related to the central government’s ...
  55. S.S

    Why did congress feel the need to boost American morale by releasing an address in early 1778? A) American army had given up and began to side with the British B) Americans were beginning to lose hope of winning their independence**** C) congress hoped people would donate much...
  56. 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 ...
  57. bill of rights

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  58. Social Studes

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  59. 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...
  60. 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?
  61. math/statistics

    In a survey of 200 employees of a company regarding their 401(k) investments, the following data were obtained. 150 had investments in stock funds. 78 had investments in bond funds. 60 had investments in money market funds. 46 had investments in stock funds and bond funds. 38 ...
  62. math

    In a survey of 200 employees of a company regarding their 401(k) investments, the following data were obtained. 150 had investments in stock funds. 78 had investments in bond funds. 60 had investments in money market funds. 46 had investments in stock funds and bond funds. 38 ...
  63. English/ please help revise

    In the Federal Court case United States vs. Fawaz Yunis, five men hijacked a Jordanian airliner. Among the passengers were two American citizens who were apparently not the target of the terrorist activity. Hijackers latter released the passengers and blew up the aircraft. The...
  64. Social studies

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  65. History

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  66. Social Studies

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  67. United States Government

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  68. U.S. History

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  69. American government

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  70. Civics- Help PLEASE

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  71. History 8

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  72. history

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  73. social studies 8th

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  74. Social studies

    Why did South Carolinians believe that they had the right to secede from the union? 1. States had more power than federal government 2. The new president allowed South Carolina to secede. 3. They entered the union willingly so they could leave when they chose. 4. Do US ...
  75. 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 ...
  76. CHECK MY ANSWERS American Government

    Sorry to post this again. no one got back to me before. *** by my answer, please check!! 1. Which of the following is true about the formal amendment process for the Constitution? (1 point) Any citizen may propose an amendment. Only Congress may propose an amendment. Both ...
  77. us history Plz help!

    5. U.S. Groups of the Late 1700s and Early 1800s Women Children Indentured Servants Native Americans African American Working Class Which statement best summarizes the historical position of all groups listed above? All people in the United States are free. All people in the ...
  78. Civics

    Question 1 (Multiple Choice Worth 3 points) Which approach to foreign policy involves sending ambassadors to other countries? Isolation Diplomacy Intervention Imperialism Question 2 (Multiple Choice Worth 3 points) Which of the following is true about foreign and domestic ...
  79. Ms. Sue PLZ HELP!!!(Civics)

    The United States' involvement in Afghanistan is an example of which kind of foreign policy approach? Intervention Isolation Diplomacy Imperialism***
  80. 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
  81. History, please check

    1. Which was a weakness of the Articles of Confederation? (1 point) Congress did not have the power to create a military. Congress did not have the power to tax the states.*** States had no way to settle disputes between other states. States had to relinquish their sovereignty...
  82. Business Law

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  83. History Check My Answer!

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  84. Social studies help please

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  85. criminal justice

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  86. college American Government

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  87. history

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  88. Business Law-- HELP

    Which of the following is provided under the Foreign Sovereign Immunities Act? A. rules for conflict resolution among DR-CAFTA members B. endowment of the president with powers to enter into treaties with foreign nations C. guidelines to govern suits against foreign nations ...
  89. history

    Before the Spanish-American War, yellow journalism: A. endorsed a policy of isolationism. B. wrote editorials that criticized American imperialism. C. refused to write about foreign affairs. D. used sensationalism to stir up war fever. I think the answer is D. As a result of ...
  90. Gov USA

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  91. CHECK MY ANSWERS American Government

    *** by my answer, please check!! 1. Which of the following is true about the formal amendment process for the Constitution? (1 point) Any citizen may propose an amendment. Only Congress may propose an amendment. Both houses of Congress must pass a resolution to propose an ...
  92. CHECK my answers for American Government

    *** by my answer, please check!! 1. Which of the following is true about the formal amendment process for the Constitution? (1 point) Any citizen may propose an amendment. Only Congress may propose an amendment. Both houses of Congress must pass a resolution to propose an ...
  93. social studies

    During the age of imperialism, European nations genuinely believed that their civilization was superior to those of Africa and Asia. Their goal was to bring the benefits of their civilization to the indigenous people in these areas. However, people in Africa and Asia had a ...
  94. Civics

    I have just one more question. Should Congress play a greater role in the formation of American foreign policy? Why or why not? I think Congress shouln't, because they may not want the president to reach an agreement with another country, so that country may become upset with ...
  95. U.S History - can u help to check my answer :)

    Document B “An insinuation had fallen from the gentleman from Tennessee (Mr. Grundy) that the late massacre of our brethren on the Wabash [at Tippecanoe] had been instigated by the British government. Has the President been given any such information? Has the gentleman [...
  96. American Goverment

    With the existing colonies or dependencies of any European power we have not interfered and shall not interfere....Our policy in regard to Europe...Remains the same, which is, not to interfere in the internal concern of any of its powers. 1. Which American foreign policy does ...
  97. American Government

    With the existing colonies or dependencies of any European power we have not interfered and shall not interfere....Our policy in regard to Europe...Remains the same, which is, not to interfere in the internal concern of any of its powers. 1. Which American foreign policy does ...
  98. American Government

    "With the existing colonies or dependencies of any European power we have not interfered and shall not interfere....Our policy in regard to Europe...Remains the same, which is, not to interfere in the internal concern of any of its powers..." 1) Which American foreign policy ...
  99. 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 ...
  100. English 11

    Check my answers please! 1. Which of the following statements about American Romanticism is nottrue? (1 point) Romanticism in American literature stemmed from Romanticism in British literature.*** Romanticism valued imagination and emotion over reason and intellect. Gothic ...
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