Affordable housing and improved transportation allowed people to begin to move away from central cities to the suburbs Think: When did affordable housing and highways come about? The industrial revolution gave rise to urbanization Think: When was the first occurrence

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  1. Social Studies

    Use the drop-down menu to complete the sentence. The first Meso-american civilizations began? Right after people crossed the Bering land Bridge. When nomadic hunters settled in the Valley of Mexico. once people learned how to farm in tropical forest. when

  2. Social studies

    Someone please check my answer? Explain how life in cities improved in the late 1800s and early 1900s. Be sure to describe innovations in the public transportation and travel as well as how technology helped solve some of the problems of crowding. My

  3. Geography (Ms. Sue)

    1). What are the steps in slash-and burn farming? 2). What are some of the problems of cities in the region? My answers to these questions are the following: 1). The steps of slash-and-burn farming are: first, to cut trees, brush, and grasses to clear a

  4. U.S. History

    How did the influx of immigrants affect cities? A: The influx of immigrants led architects to develop new approaches to housing and transporting large numbers of people. This resulted in the development of skyscrapers, horsecars, cable cars, and electric

  5. social studies

    1. Why was there so much migration after World War II in Europe? Select all that apply. A. New laws after the Allies won the war restricted Germans. B. Widespread damage after the war made people look for new housing. C. Shifting national boundaries made

  6. History

    Use the chart titled "Population Growth in New York City, 1800-1890", to answer the following question. Between 1800 and 1890, the population of New York City changed by about how many people? A. Decreased by more than three-quarters B. Increased more than

  7. english question

    Housing costs pose the greatest obstacle for low-wage workers. Why does our society seem to resist rectifying this situation? Do you believe that there are realistic solutions to the lack of affordable housing? http://www.nlihc.org/about/index.htm

  8. Mathematics

    Four people are standing in a line, each facing forwards. They are not allowed to move, turn their heads or speak (except to give the answer). The fourth is behind a partition wall and can neither see nor be seen by the other candidates. Each is wearing a

  9. social studies

    What has rapid population growth in Mexico and Central America cities led to? A. Plenty of available housing B. Improved living conditions C. Difficulty providing housing and services**** D. A surplus of services

  10. SS

    Explain how life in cities improved in late 1800s and early 1900s. Be sure to describe innovation in public transportation and travel as well as how technology helped solve some of the problems of crowding? Can someone give me links, please?

  11. ENGLISH 3

    In which sentence does the underlined infinitive phrase function as a subject? 1)The commuters were excited to ride on the new high-speed trains. 2)The goal of the new train station is to move more trains from the station to the city. 3)To quickly move

  12. Sociology

    Please check my answers. 1. Population growth is an issue because A. sociologists cannot track all the social groups that arise. B. infrastructure within cities is insufficient. C. it goes hand in hand with lowered life expectancy. D. natural resources are

  13. Social Studies

    Can someone help me proofread this? Industrial Inventors The Industrial Revolution began in England in the 18th century and ended in the 19th century. It began in England and then spread throughout the world. There were many changes in agriculture, trade

  14. history

    With over eight million people, New York City is the most heavily populated city in the U.S. Between 1800 and 1900, the population of New York increased from about 80,000 to over three million people. In the years after the Civil War, the population of New

  15. Social Studies

    Which trend is true regarding China's economic impact on transportation use? a. More people are riding bicycles due to increased traffic congestion. b. More people are becoming prosperous and can now afford vehicles.*** c. transportation due to cheaper

  16. Ss

    Which of the following statements accurately describes the movement of ideas and goods during the middle ages? A the rivers of Europe allowed people to move easily and spread new ideas.B the mountains of Europe made transportation and the spread of goods

  17. Social Studies

    Why did improvements in agriculture lead to the growth of cities? A.The cleared forest to spread out more B.They used oxen to plow the fields so horse can be used more in cities C.Less land was used for farming and thus be used to build up cities** D.The

  18. History

    Please check! 1. What was the effect of the rise of unions in the late 1800s? a. The population in cities quickly grew.*** b. South Carolina developed many unions prior to World War I. c. Workers had more bargaining power with management. d. Living

  19. civics

    Which statement describes how the natural resources of the United States allowed it to develop a diverse economy? A lack of arable land forced Americans to turn to tourism. Its many waterways allowed it to ship goods inexpensively. It developed a worldwide

  20. History

    Which statement best describes cities in colonial North America? Group of answer choices They were the home of nearly half of all colonists They were the center of industry and politics. They were occupied only by wealthy people. British soldiers were not

  21. Social Studies--Check My Answers Please--

    Are my answers are correct? Please check them! 1. Which of the following helped to increase the populations of northeastern cities? A) More diversity B) successful cotton crops C) growth of factories and trade***** D) building of the Erie Canal 2. A

  22. Social Studies

    1. In Athens the system of government became a direct democracy, in which the people participated directly in government. In the Roman republic, citizens participated in government (1 point) in an identical way. through meetings held in the marketplace. by

  23. history! please help! :)

    1. Andean countries in South America include: *Ecuador and Bolivia *Peru and Chile *Ecuador and Columbia *Venezuela and Brazil I chose all except Peru and Chile. 2. Which of the following statements about the ancestry of most of the people of Central

  24. history

    In England in the 1700's, many poor people in rural areas left their farms and moved to cities in search of work. Yet life in cities was not easy, and jobs were very hard to find. from what you know about England in the 1700's, can you explain why so many

  25. Someone Please Check My Answers?!?!?

    18. Which action during westward expansion had the most negative impact on the lives of slaves? A.) The Fugitive Slave Act**** B.) The Mexican-American War C.) The Treaty of Washinton D.) The Missouri Compromise 19. Which answer best describes why towns

  26. History

    Two reasons that paved Roman roads were one of the most important technological advantage include A) easy access for trade and commerce and faster military production. B) better troop transportation and easy access for trade and commerce. C) water traveled

  27. S.S

    5. How did western settlement help improve the nation’s economy? The number of people searching for gold increased, thus increasing the amount of gold in the United States. The number of people looking for nonfactory jobs increased, thus increasing the

  28. social studies

    Which are maquiladoras? people who move from rural areas to cities in Middle America factories that assemble imported parts to make products for export people who work in a city’s factories the crowded areas of poor housing on the edges of Middle

  29. U.S. History

    How did the influx of immigrants affect cities? A: The influx of immigrants led architects to develop new approaches to housing and transporting large numbers of people. This resulted in the development of skyscrapers, horsecars, cable cars, and electric

  30. Social Studies

    The main reason Mexicans are moving from rural areas to the cities is to find * A better farmland B squatters C employment**** D night classes E Other: How did the decline of copper prices in the 1980s affect Chile? * A It was good for Chile's economy but

  31. Technology

    is there anything i should add to my answer: 1. List the four major categories of technology and give one positive example of each one in your life. (im not sure if these are the four categories:) The four major categories of technology are communication

  32. mass communication

    what is the effect that mass production of books has had on: a) individuals Mass production of books have enabled more people to read. Before books were affordable, people relied on their memories to recall stories and events. But books have enlarged their

  33. Social Studies (please check Ms. Sue)

    Please check this. Thanks! 1. How did World War 1 benefit South Carolina's economy the most? a. The government improved transportation systems.*** b. The government opened military bases for training. c. The people of South Carolina bought Liberty Bonds.

  34. Soc. Studies

    The Industrial Revolution led to changes as the U.S. became more economically independent. Which of these changes occurred during this time? A. Cities began to grow, because individuals moved from farms looking for education. B.Low taxes allowed people to

  35. social studies

    Which answer best describes why towns and cities were built around railroads and canals? The government and transportation companies planned to build the cities. The canals and railroads were designed to pass through areas well suited for towns. People who

  36. Social Studies

    Which of the following statements accurately describes the movement of ideas and goods during the Middle Ages? A. The rivers of Europe allowed people to move easily and spread new ideas. B. The mountains of Europe made transportation and the spread of

  37. Economics

    . Why does government subsidize public transportation when most people do not use it? Is there public transportation in your community? If so, what type? Why should a person use public transportation if he or she does not have to?

  38. Geography (Ms. Sue)

    1). What were some of the objects traded or transported over the Silk Road? A: Some of the objects traded of transported included silk, gold, silver, ivory, jade, wine, spices, amber, linen, porcelain, grapes, perfumes, ostriches, and acrobats. 2). Why

  39. verbs

    were suppose to find out if these are linking or action and find the verb this is what i put(also can you i dentify 4 helping verbs in the sentences 1)Mail travels overseaes on airplanes action travels 2)Mail also can go overseas by boats action go 3)Boats

  40. ss --- 1 question!!!

    ok, i know i posted the same question a while back but im really nervous about this one. i don't want to get it wrong... someone from connexus can help me? Anonymous? The Industrial Revolution led to changes as the U.S. became more economically

  41. math

    Decide which of the variables described is likely to have a normal or near-normal distribution. 3) a. The amount of change held by a teacher at the end of each day for a year b. The amount of property taxes paid by homeowners in a new "affordable housing"

  42. American Studies

    Affordable housing and improved transportation allowed people to begin to move away from central cities to the suburbs Think: When did affordable housing and highways come about? The industrial revolution gave rise to urbanization Think: When was the first

  43. SS

    5. How did western settlement help improve the nation’s economy? The number of people searching for gold increased, thus increasing the amount of gold in the United States. The number of people looking for nonfactory jobs increased, thus increasing the

  44. SS

    I need help! Ms.Sue can you check my answer? Which of the following help to increase the populations of northeastern cities? A) More diversity B) Successful cotton crops C) Growth of factories and trade** D) Building of the Erie Canal A boundary was set

  45. gov.

    Which is NOT a responsibility of the Department of Housing and Urban Development? A. The coordination of federal housing programs =B. To provide support for community development C. To promote access to affordable housing D. To prosecute landlords who

  46. CRT 205

    is the following argument valid, sound or stong and what is the reason/rationale: Too many seniors, disabled veterans, and families with children are paying far too much of their incomes for housing. Proposition 168 will help clear the way for affordable

  47. history

    Which statement represents an effect of world war II on Texas? (1 point) - People moved to cities to work in wartime industries. - People move to cities because there was no work on farms. - Most of the military beses were located in cities. - People moved

  48. Reading

    During the 1920s, why did suburbs begin to emerge? A There was a lack of housing in the city B More jobs in the suburb C There where better educational opportunities D Affordable cars made the suburbs more desirable I think its A

  49. Social Studies

    During the 1920s, why did suburbs begin to emerge? A There was a lack of housing in the city B More jobs in the suburb C There where better educational opportunities D Affordable cars made the suburbs more desirable I think C

  50. social studies

    1.which of the following improved during the industrial revolution? a)treatment of disease*** b)pollution in cities c)child labor conditions d)housing for the poor 2.in what industry did the industrial revolution begin? a)coal mining b)electrical

  51. History

    During the 1920s why did suburbs begin to emerge and there was a lack of housing in the city be more jobs are located in the suburbs see there were a better education opportunities for families with children D affordable cars made the suburban is more

  52. History

    In suburban areas, the earliest cities were located on waterfronts. How might new changes in transportation affect the location of the cities. I know new transportation meaning automobiles, streetcar lines, etc.

  53. New Mexico History

    Identify two of the main effects that trade had on the development of New Mexico. *Two answers* a. Trading helped diffuse the cultures of the various people who came to New Mexico. b.Trading made nearly all of the residents of New Mexico rich.*** c.The New

  54. philosophy

    I am to identify some of the features and values you associate with a just society. I want to write about affordable healthcare. Do you all think that this is a good topic. And how would I begin. I was thinking about addressing in terms of the Affordable

  55. English/grammar

    Can someone proofread my English paragraph for grammar? I'd really appreciate it. Give me advice/tips on how to make it better Shortly after her moving to the Wisconsin, Molly began attending Second Baptist Church, where during service one day, she said

  56. Geography

    Explain five factors that have lead to changing tourist patterns (i.e. growth in this industry) 1) There is only a minor population of MEDC’s which are not employed and a minor population in LEDC’s which are employed and so people tend to work for a

  57. Social Studies

    By 1920, more Americans lived in cities than in rural areas. What was one explanation of this change? A. The growth of railroads caused towns to spring up along their routes. B. Industries tended to developed and grow in key cities. Factories needed large

  58. 7th American History

    I am working on a assignment the problem is: Be able to explain how transportation innovations of the time period affected migration patterns in the United States. Be able to talk about different types of transportation innovations, how they these

  59. English

    Ehrenreich discovered that affordable rental housing was shrinking because

  60. Chemistry

    How would the experiment be affected if the solvent were allowed to move only halfway up the plate? I think the solvent should begin to move up, but I am not confident.

  61. Suggestions needed... No specific class

    If you could see an everyday object improved by adding something mechanical what would it be? Cause be something that has to do with transportation, help disabled people, etc. For example, creating a wheel chair that is rough terrain and water accessible

  62. history

    Urbanization List the problems people faced when they moved to urban areas? (Review) 2. Why did people move to towns and cities? 3. Define Urbanization 4. What are tenements? 5. How was the issue of housing resolved? 6. How was the issue of sanitation

  63. Histroy

    '' Which of the following was Daniel Webster speaking of when declared, ''Liberty and Union, now and forever, on and inseparable!"? A. Regional differences B. International differences C. Improved transportation D. Improved industry I got, D. Is that

  64. Social Studies

    Which of the following was Daniel Webster speaker of when he declare, 'Liberty and Union, now and forever, one and inseperable!"? A. Reional differences B. International differences C. Improved transportation D. Improved industry Is the answer A? Thank you

  65. SS-1 question

    Which of the following was Daniel Webster speaking of when he declared, "Liberty and Union, now and forever, on and inseparable!"? regional differences international differences improved transportation improved industry My answer is A

  66. Social Studies

    10. Which of the following was Daniel Webster speaking of when he declared, "Liberty and Union, now and forever, on and inseparable!"? A) regional differences*** B) international differences C) improved transportation D) improved industry Is my answer

  67. US History

    the earliest large cities were located on waterfronts. How might new changes in transportation affect the location of cities ?

  68. geo

    russia depends primarly upon ___ for transportation. A)cars and trucks B)airplanes and cars C)railroads and waterways D)subways and trucks my choice is d why is public transportation important in russia? A)private ownership of automobile is forbidden B)the

  69. Social Studies

    Why was Henry Ford able to produce an affordable car? A. He only hired immigrants who would work for low pay. B. He used cheap parts made overseas. C. He developed a less expensive method of production. D. He allowed people to purchase new cars on credit.

  70. Social Studies

    Why was Henry Ford able to produce an affordable car? A. He only hired immigrants who would work for low pay. B. He used cheap parts made overseas. C. He developed a less expensive method of production. D. He allowed people to purchase new cars on credit.

  71. Science

    I was asked to give topic for science fair. Basically I want to have improvement in transportation. Please give me some ideas. Is there any area in transportation that is also having disadvantages means which area need to be improved so that it causes less

  72. Social studies

    How did streetcars affect the development of American cities and towns? A.they allowed residents to cross rivers. B.they led to the decline of railroads. C.they allowed cities to transport goods. D.they led to the development of suburbs. Please help ASAP!

  73. History Help!

    Pls help me on this! 1. What was responsible for Georgia's expansive development in the late 1880s? agricultural improvements cotton industry industrial growth slavery 2. Who was a former slave who became Georgia's most wealthy African American

  74. Texas history

    Which factor best explains the urbanization of Texas after world war II? A. Affordable urban housing B. decline of agribusiness C. More manufacturing jobs*** D. Rising rural crime

  75. Social Studies

    8. Which of the following statements about the ancestry of most of the people of Central America is most accurate? (2 points) People in Central America are of African ancestry. People in Central America are of mestizo ancestry. People in Central America

  76. Georgia's development after the revolution Q/C

    THESE ARE ANSWERS TO MY PEOPLE WHO NEED HELP BUT COULND'T FIND IT SO DON'T TRY TO GIVE ME THE ANSWERS BECAUSE I JUST PUT THEM ON HERE "u" Which of the following is a path for transportation built by a private company that charges users a fee or toll? The

  77. World Geography

    REVIEW 1.Where is Canada’s population density highest? A. In the cities of Northern Canada B. In cities in central Canada

  78. Global History

    How did transportation improved during the Industrial Revolution?

  79. Social Studies

    What was one reason why cities grew rapidly in the United States as a big business ? A) Companies did not want to build factories in rural areas because farm workers often destroyed their property. B) Large companies built company housing that they gave to

  80. Civics

    I need help with finding the description and possible solution for the following: Housing and Economic Social Infrastructure and Transportation

  81. Georgraphy

    Please help me with these questions: 18. Latin American society is marked by a. large gaps between rich and poor b. great equality of income c. declining population growth d. a growing middle class I think it's A 19. Most of Mexico's people live a. between

  82. History

    1. The Dominican friars: A. were established in the ninth century. B. were first led by the highly intellectual Dominic de Guzmán. C. lived among the people and helped the poor. D. became key factors in combating heresy under the leadership of the Holy

  83. economics

    3 . The production of housing has the following form: H = number of housing units = 4(L + 10)1/2 + 80 (M + 3)3/4, where L is land and M is materials. One unit of L costs 100 and 1 unit of M costs 12. Find the cheapest ways to produce 1000 housing units,

  84. SS --- one question pls help asap!!!!!

    hi, pls help asap!?? one social studies question! The Industrial Revolution led to changes as the U.S. became more economically independent. Which of these changes occurred during this time? A. Cities began to grow, because individuals moved from farms

  85. History

    13.)With over eight million people, New York City is the most heavily populated city in the U.S. Between 1800 and 1900, the population of New York increased from about 80,000 to over three million people. In the years after the Civil War, the population of

  86. Social Studies

    The formation of the European Union has created interdependence among nations. How has the most impacted Yasmin's life? A) It allowed her to learn flamenco dancing and tae-kwon-do. B) It allowed her to easily move from Spain to Sweden. *** C) It allowed

  87. transportation

    what are transportation barriers Please clarify your question. Are you asking about barriers to transportation in general -- major rivers, steep mountains, etc.? Or are you asking about transportation barriers for handicapped people? Your question is

  88. History

    philadelphia was one of the first A.)planned cities in the United States B.)cities that banned textile factories*** C.)areas that refused immigration D.)states that begin as a U.S. city

  89. History

    19.)With over eight million people, New York City is most heavily populated city in the U.S Between 1800 & 1900, the population of New York increased from about 80,000 to over three million people. In the years after the Civil War, the population of New

  90. language arts

    Mars is known as the red planet. It is smaller than Earth, but it boasts as many dramatic landscapes. Since the invention of the telescope, people have been fascinated by the geological features of Mars, but given the limitations of their technology, these

  91. English

    Which sentence is written correctly? A. The city recently formed the Department of abandoned housing. B. I asked Grandma Rose what it was like to grow up without electricity. C. This Fall, I plan to start growing garlic in the old garden out back. D. I

  92. Geography

    Please help me on this question: 9. The construction of the Erie Canal was important because it a. linked the Hudson River in New York and the Great Lakes in the Midwest, greatly increasing the trade between the two regiions. b. helped eastern cities such

  93. geography

    Please check this for me: The construction of the Erie Canal was important because it a. linked the Hudson River in New York and the Great Lakes in the Midwest, greatly increasing the trade between the two regions b. helped eastern cities such as Boston

  94. AP Eng

    Ehrenreich discovered that affordable rental housing was shrinking because A.most renters fail to pay rent on a regular basis, forcing renters to increase prices B.in a strong economy, rental prices increase C.construction companies could not keep up with

  95. social studies

    Due to urbanization that occurred during the Industrial Revolution, A.people tended to stay in one place instead of migrating B.factory workers could live outside the city and work in the city C.cities were overcrowded and diseased spread more rapidly

  96. Social Studies

    1) What statement best describes Yokohama? A) Yokohama is an ancient political center B) Yokohama is a rural farming village C) Yokohama is a large, crowded city D) Yokohama is an important mining town 2) What describes a difference between life in japan

  97. Science

    For my science experiment, I am testing 3 people's typing speeds with 5 different instruments each. How do I find the best instrument that they improved on the most, even though each person has a different instrument that they improved on the most?

  98. science

    why does nicotine make it difficult for a smoker to quit using cigarettes it helps with weight loss for for many people it makes people sleep long hours many people experience intense headaches the cost of nicotine is very affordable for teens

  99. Japan

    Which describes a difference between life in Japan and life in the United States? (A) More people in the U.S attend school. (B) Japan's growth is greatly limited by its geographical space. (C) Japanese people must work multiple jobs in order to make ends

  100. PREDICT

    In 1955 each farm worker in the United States produced enough food to feed 20 people. By 1960 farming methods had improved, and one worker could supply 25 people. By 1965 that number became 40 people. In 1970 it was 45 people.In 1975 it increased to 60

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