1. 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
  2. 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
  3. 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
  4. 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
  5. American History

    1. Believing that truth is what works for actual real people, Harvard psychologist William James developed the philosophy of (A. pragmatism.) B. social progressivism. C. radical progressivism. D. social idealism. 2. Which of the following was true of
  6. 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
  7. U.S. History

    1. Explain why many Americans blamed Spain for the explosion of the USS Maine. A: Before the USS Maine exploded, the United States was trying to expand as a world power. Thus, many Americans blamed Spain for the explosion of the USS Maine because it gave
  8. HELP AMERICAN GOV

    “At times, a President has had to turn to roundabout methods in order to achieve his [treaty] goals. When a Senate minority defeated a treaty to annex Texas, President John Tyler was able to bring about annexation in 1845 by encouraging passage of a
  9. American Gov

    “At times, a President has had to turn to roundabout methods in order to achieve his [treaty] goals. When a Senate minority defeated a treaty to annex Texas, President John Tyler was able to bring about annexation in 1845 by encouraging passage of a
  10. social studies.

    1. The first state to grant women equal suffrage was _______, in 1869. b. Wyoming 2. Which incident leg to Congress's declaring war on Spain? a. explosion of the Maine 3. The first action of the Spanish-American War took place in ______. c. the Philippines
  11. 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
  12. 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
  13. 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
  14. 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
  15. 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
  16. 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
  17. History

    1.How did their dependence on British trade affect the opinions of Americans in the East and North regarding the War of 1812? -more inclined to fund the War of 1812 -less supportive of the War of 1812 -secretively supportive of the War of 1812 -less
  18. 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
  19. Social Studies

    1.How did their dependence on British trade affect the opinions of Americans in the East and North regarding the War of 1812? -more inclined to fund the War of 1812 -less supportive of the War of 1812 -secretively supportive of the War of 1812 -less
  20. social studies!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

    1. The first state to grant women equal suffrage was ______, in 1869 maryland whyoming califonia newyork 2. Which incident led to congress's declaring war on spain? explosion of the Maine arrest jose marti spanish ships on santinago capture of san juan
  21. Geo 7th Grade

    12. A primary reason for the war of independence from Spain was __________. A) pressure from the United States to introduce a democracy B) the unwillingness of Spain to modernize the country C) the unhappiness of the criollos at the privileges reserved
  22. 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
  23. History

    9.)Which answer best summarizes the state's responsibilities to the national government under the Articles of Confederation? A.)States had to pay taxes set by Congress and provide soldiers during war time. B.)States had to provide representatives to
  24. Social Studies

    1, What was one reason for the formation of the Democratic Republican Party? Washington's cabinet members wanted to form a new party to strengthen the federal government Thomas Jefferson's views clashed with those of Alexander Hamilton **** The alien and
  25. American government

    Which of the following accurately summarizes the different purposes of the First and the Second Continental Congresses? A.The First Continental Congress was held to write new laws for the colonies, while the Second Continental Congress implemented those
  26. 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
  27. S.S

    ". . . But now, after reiterated menaces, Mexico has passed the boundary of the United States, has invaded our territory and shed American blood upon the American soil. She has proclaimed that hostilities have commenced, and that the two nations are now at
  28. Social studies

    Can someone check my answers if there wrong can you give me the right answers please 1, What was one reason for the formation of the Democratic Republican Party? Washington's cabinet members wanted to form a new party to strengthen the federal government
  29. 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
  30. 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
  31. History

    Do You Think It Was Right Or Wrong For The United States To Declare War On Spain ? Explain.
  32. social studies

    Do You Think It Was Right Or Wrong For The United States To Declare War On Spain?
  33. History

    1. After winning the French and Indian War, Great Britain passed the Proclamation of 1763 which made the colonists angry because a. It did not allow them to settle on land west of the Appalachian Mountains. b. It passed a tax on items such as newspapers,
  34. History

    1) As a result of the Spanish American War, the US gained control of what country? A ) Cuba B) Puerto Rico. C) Spain D) Hawaii My Answer ~B 2) "Yellow Journalism" during the late 19th century was marked by A) Sensational headlines B) Exaggeration C) Not
  35. Government Check

    1.)Which of the following is an example of the formal amendment process? a)The gradual expansion of the President's war-making power as commander-in-chief =b)The 1920 change to the Constitution that gave women the right to vote c)The 1954 Supreme Court
  36. American Government

    Why was it a problem that Congress did not have the power to tax under the Articles of Confederation? a. Congress wanted to provide more services, but it could not afford to without taxes. b. Congress could not regulate trade between the states. c.
  37. U.S History - pls check my answer

    Document D If our ills were of a nature that war would remedy, if war would compensate any of our losses or remove any of our complaints, there might be some alleviation of the suffering in the charm of the prospect. But how will war upon the land protect
  38. Social Studies

    Which cause most motivated the push for Mexican independence from spain? A.trade with the United States B.lack of rights and opportunities among non-Spanish C.Catholic missionary efforts D.geographic distance from spain I read my textbook and I came up
  39. Civics

    The 1st step in adding an amendment to the constitution is the amendment being? Sent to the state legislatures by the president Voted upon by the voters of the united states Proposed by a two-thirds vote of both houses of congress Passed by three - fourths
  40. civics

    Please check my answers! 1. The Nineteenth Amendment granted women the right to vote, but women had been fighting for years for this right. Before the Nineteenth Amendment was passed, which existing amendment could women have used to argue that they should
  41. 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
  42. GOVERNMENT HELP

    I am confused. Please help A President can use armed forces overseas a. at his or her own discretion b. after a declaration of war has been issued by Congress c. once Congress has approved the decision d. pending approval by Congress within forty-eight
  43. Ashford University

    I have (10) questions in History (HIS-204). 1. What is Leon Czolgosz most remembered for? (Points : 1) Anarchism Assassination Socialism Terrorism 2. At the end of the Spanish-American War, what defined the way that the United States attempted to exert its
  44. 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?
  45. S.S.

    4.What can you infer about what Lewis and Clark saw as they moved west from the Mississippi River. -the land on the east coast was more fertile than the land in the west. -the landscape rose sharply and then flattened as they went farther west. -the
  46. world history

    Which of the following statements is true of the Gulf of Tonkin affair? A. Johnson told Congress to pass the Gulf of Tonkin Resolution to let him expand the war. B. Congress was divided and only reluctantly passed the Gulf of Tonkin Resolution. C. The
  47. social studies

    How did Congress respond to the black codes passed in many Southern states after the Civil War? (1 point)by taking away the voting rights of southerners by sanctioning the remaining Democrats in Congress by impeaching the president by expanding the power
  48. Social Studies (Check, Please!)

    1. Explain how the Gulf of Tonkin Resolution affected the powers of Congress and the presidency. A: The Gulf of Tonkin Resolution authorized the president to "take all necessary measures to repel any armed attack against forces of the United States and to
  49. History

    5. What was one reason for the formation of the democratic Republican Party? A Washington’s cabinet members wanted to form a new party to strengthen the federal government. B Thomas Jefferson’s views clashed with those of Alexander Hamilton *** C the
  50. 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
  51. 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
  52. us history

    why did united states policy makers feel the need to secure new markets abroad in the late 1800s? what risks did the united states take in attepting to find new foreign markets? why did the american public favor war with spain what impact did teddy
  53. 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
  54. 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
  55. history

    Why was military leadership allowed to take control of Japan after World War I A) Japan wanted to continue fighting the war to gain additional land. B) Japan feared communism and vowed to keep it out of the country. C) Military leaders stepped in to regain
  56. us history

    Under the platt amendment, the united states________. a. promised to stay out of the internal affairs of Cuba b. revoked the protectorate status of cuba c. gave cuba independence, under restrictive conditions d. acquired the island of Jamaica and Puerto
  57. Social Stuides

    Which one of the following is the best example of the isolationism Americans adopted after World War I? A Americans were warned not to travel on ships of countries at war. B The United States restored diplomatic relations with the Soviet Union. C Congress
  58. American government

    1.) Which of the following is true about the formal amendment process for the Constitution? A.) Any citizen may propose an amendment. B.) only Congress may propose an amendment. C.) both houses of Congress must pass a resolution to propose an amendment.
  59. history

    Which answer best expresses the reasons the Second Continental Congress proposed declaring independence? (4 points) Congress was frustrated by the results of the battles at Lexington and Concord. They also wanted to reject the Olive Branch Petition.
  60. 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."
  61. history

    the aim that Congress had in passing the War Powers Act was to a. give the President more power in using American forces overseas b. forbid the President from ever sending American forces overseas c. limit the President's emergency powers in sending troops
  62. Civics

    A major US trade partner has gone to war with its neighbor. It's leader asked the United States for help. Which of the following statements is true about how the president will react? A. He will make a decision based on only his own feelings about the war.
  63. civic

    A major U.S. trade partner has just gone to war with its neighbor. Its leader asks the United States for help. Which of the following statements is true about how the president will react? He will make a decision based only on his own feelings about the
  64. US History

    18. Which U.S. president made the following proposal? "A general association of nations must be formed under specific covenants for the purpose of affording mutual guarantees of political independence and territorial integrity to great and small states
  65. 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?
  66. US HISTORY

    who discovered the mississippi river? Although the Mississippi river was discovered in its lower course by Hernando de Soto in 1541, and possibly by Alonso Alvarez de Pineda in 1519, Europeans were not yet prepared to use the discovery, and two Frenchmen,
  67. 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
  68. 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?
  69. 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?
  70. Social Studies

    After the Spanish-American War, the _______ reserved the right of the United States to intervene in Cuba's internal affairs. A. Platt Amendment B. Foraker Act C. Caribbean Accord D. Open Door policy Is it A?
  71. History

    "Congress has not declared war since ww2. In eight occasions since then however it has a natural joint resolutions to authorize the president to meet certain International crisis with military force" What is the strongest conclusion that can be drawn from
  72. AP U.S. History

    What diplomatic problems did the french revolution and the war that followed pose for the united states? How did Washington and Congress deal with this problem?
  73. Social Studies

    What should be inferred about the effect the war between France and England had on the United States? A: the disagreements between political parties on issue relating to the war led to the inability of Congress to function. B: The attacks on American
  74. 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
  75. 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
  76. 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
  77. 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
  78. 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
  79. us history

    Which of these actions did President Lincoln take at the beginning of the Civil War? He declared martial law throughout the nation. He imprisoned congressional representatives from the South. He issued a declaration of war without the consent of Congress.
  80. 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
  81. History

    Which country did America support during the Spanish American war? A) Cuba B) Spain C) Mexico D) South America Is it C?
  82. 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
  83. 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
  84. Government

    1. Which of the following is true about the formal amendment process for the Constitution? A. Only citizen may propose an amendment. B. Only Congress may propose an amendment. C. Both houses of Congress may pass a resolution to propose an amendment. D. The
  85. Texas History

    Which war gave Texas its independence from spain? The Mexican war of Independence**** The Spanish american war The war of spanish secession the war of triple alliance
  86. 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
  87. U.S.History

    this is what i have. please add more. i'm adding detail by detail which is taking me very long, please just tell me the MAJOR territorial advances that i should add Describe the major territorial advances made by the United States in the 19th Century.
  88. civics

    In 1866, the Republican-dominated Congress wanted to make sure that ex-slaves could vote, so they passed a Civil Rights Act declaring ex-slaves to be U.S. citizens. --Why did Congress also submit the 14th Amendment in 1866 confirming citizenship for
  89. Social studies

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

    1. in which region of Spain is the city Segovia located? a. Northern Spain b. Central Spain c. Southern Spain My answer is B? Is that correct?
  91. History

    1. What two factors caused retrenchment from 1731-1745? A. Apache raids and poorly timed military cutbacks B. Border disputes and attack on the french C. The Mexican war of independence and the Spanish American war D. Wars in Europe and numerous failed
  92. SOCIAL STUDIES (CHECK ANSWER)

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

    What are some reasons why the President was given almost unlimited military powers? What are some possible positive and negative effects resulting from the scope of the President's military power? The effective conduct of a war requires a strict obediance
  94. Social Studies Check answer Please

    How did Spain's refusal to destroy Negro Fort affect Florida? A) It led General Jackson's troops first invasion of the territory B) It gave the seminoles an empowered stance against the United States**** C) It showed that Spain did not view General Jackson
  95. History

    (PLEASE ANSWER ASAP) Which of these actions did President Lincoln take at the beginning of the Civil War? Answers: He declared martial law throughout the nation. He imprisoned congressional representatives from the South. He issued a declaration of war
  96. 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
  97. 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
  98. history

    how did yellow journalists create support for the Spanish-American war? A. by writing articles of the political popularity of president Mckinley B.by writing articles of the united states to control cuba C.by writing articles about the destruction of the
  99. History (continued)

    1. Mr. Peters is upset with the way that taxpayer money is being spent in St. Louis. He writes a letter to the St. Louis Post- Dispatch that indicates his displeasure and states several ways that the budget in St. Louis could be improved. The mayer then
  100. 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