1. American Politics

    Which of the following was a primary influence on the Framers as they drafted the Constitution? A. French Revolution B. French and Indian Wars C. advocacy for states' rights by John Adams. D. revising the Articles of Confederation Is D. the answer

    asked by Bianca on November 14, 2013
  2. US History

    14. The main argument in support of the Bill of Rights was that A. they would help opponents of slavery gain the upper hand B.without them the US would be a republic government C.they would protect them the people from a tyrannical government D.without

    asked by Sarah on October 19, 2011
  3. Business Law

    please can you help me in this: Ethical Systems Table Ethical Systems Table Directions: 1. Fill in brief definitions of each primary ethical theory. 2. Identify alternate names or variations of each ethical system based on your reading of the text and

    asked by Green grass on October 8, 2010
  4. SS7R Question/Help! (plz read)

    The American Revolution From 1763 through 1776 the American colonies sprit of rebellion was escalating. After a long period of being ignored, England put harder rules over the colonist. Economic, political, and social factors made the colonist take steps

    asked by Laruen on February 12, 2012

    THE ANSWERS ARE NOT IN MY BOOK, MS SUE AND IF THEY WERE THEN I WOULDN'T ASK FOR HELP Make an organizer to compare government under a republic (the commonwealth), an abcolute monarchy, and a constitutional monarchy. Use the following headings: the ruler,

    asked by Sarahh on October 15, 2012
  6. Social Sciences

    I am writing a paper about a new amendment proposal to the Bill of Rights proclaiming that people should be able to marry who they want (same sex or not). I need an opening statement that declares the amendment in congressional form and is a paragraph

    asked by Francis on April 14, 2011
  7. history

    The ______________________________ signaled the end of the Reconstruction era and completed the repudiation of the idea, born during the Civil War and pursued during Congressional Reconstruction, of a powerful federal government protecting the rights of

    asked by jacqueline on September 2, 2015
  8. what does interim mean?

    I looked up the word in the dictionary and it said it has something to do with time. However I do not understand the meaning of interim in this question. Can you please help? "Can individuals be granted interim measures to avert the further deterioration

    asked by Christi on April 23, 2008
  9. Language

    I need help answering this question.. How did you or your family deal or cope with these issues? These are the social justice issues i came up with : Poverty, Alcohol & drinking, violence, racism, and lack of human rights.. I know it's my own opinion but I

    asked by Annie on May 25, 2014
  10. law

    What kind of questions trigger the reading of the miranda rights? Is there a case that deals with this specific issue... whether the question asked by the police was part of an interrogation or just an informal question getting basic information? Do these

    asked by Anonymous on January 20, 2015
  11. Politics

    What 20th century political scandal recalled the historical tensions that developed between feminists and civil rights activists in the nineteenth century? In the Supreme Court it raised issues of race and gender.

    asked by Nori on February 8, 2016
  12. History: Constitution

    Help on writing thesis: Would you have been a Federalist or Anti-Federalist? Explain your response using specific information about the ratification of the Constitution, the Bill of Rights, the Articles of Confederation, the size of the nation, and power

    asked by Sidney on March 19, 2016
  13. Social Studies

    Between 1820 and 1860 which two issues dominated United States politics? (1 point ) a.)Trust and economic growth b.)National security and law c.)The environment and states' rights"""" d.)Westward expansion and slavery

    asked by Qwerty on October 23, 2018
  14. criminal justice

    while the us constitution specifically the bill of rights, was a comparatively short document, it has stood the test of time, but has been the focus of how much controversy throughout the years. does this living document provide u.s citizens w/ample

    asked by josh on November 24, 2009
  15. History

    Which of presidents carters politics best explains his defeat in the 1980 election? A reforms to social security and the tax code ***** B support for human rights C foreign policy in the Middle East D constructive responses to inflation Is this correct?

    asked by Lmaoo on May 8, 2018
  16. American Government

    When Alabama's governor refused to end the policy of segregation in public universities, he invoked which common argument for separation of powers under federalism? A.states' rights B.checks and balances C.direct initiative D.bicameral legislation I think

    asked by Anon on November 26, 2016
  17. us history

    I'm doing a mock trial defending Andrew Jackson being impeached. He is being indicted for violating states' rights in his dealings with South Carolina in the nullification crisis. I'm finding it extremely hard to find any info to form reasons to defend

    asked by Michelle on November 7, 2010
  18. history

    which factors influenced the growth of the ranching industry? select all that apply. * American Indians were driven out of the North Texas Plains. * More cattle trails were developed. * Ranchers received ownership rights. * Barbed wire was invented.

    asked by Anonymous on February 15, 2018
  19. Social Studies

    "No free man shall be seized [arrested] or imprisoned, or stipped of his rights or possessions ... except by the lawful judgment of his peers." This quote from the Magna Catta shows the ideals that set up which branch of the goverment? a) Executive b)

    asked by Help please?!? on October 9, 2014
  20. History

    The roots of the Iranian hostage crisis resided in: 1. Jimmy Carter’s emphasis on human rights. 2.the Shah of Iran’s despotic regime. 3.economic inflation in the United States. 4. America’s isolationist stance in foreign affairs. I think it's either

    asked by Mary on April 23, 2012
  21. 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

    asked by history on April 14, 2009
  22. English/Please revise

    In the 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.

    asked by Christi on April 9, 2008
  23. government

    Growth of Democracy "The United States intends to be and independent and self-governing nation" is the essential message of the a.Declaration of Independence b.Articles of Confederation c.United States Constitution or d.Bill of Rights Declaration --

    asked by m on November 6, 2006
  24. Socials Studies

    The royal charter gave the HBC "exclusive" trading rights in a vast area of Canada. What is meant by "exclusive trading righters"? Can someone please help me. Thanks very much.

    asked by John on March 23, 2010
  25. business

    I need help understandinddifferent ethics duty-based, consequence-based, rights-based, human nature, relativistic and entitlement-based

    asked by Joyce on April 13, 2010
  26. U.S History

    Jacksonian Democracy is associated with which of the following? A) rejection of states’ rights B) rejection of a national bank** C) rejection of weakening the central government D) rejection of strict interpretation of the Constitution

    asked by #1Student on May 30, 2014
  27. History

    How does the Supreme court affect the rights of citizens? *They affect citizens by looking into judical law before correcting political circumstances. Is my answer okay or should I fix it? Can you help me? I'm not 100% sure. Thank you :)

    asked by Rose on July 3, 2017
  28. political science

    According to Justice William O. Douglas, where can zones of privacy (the right to privacy) be found in the Constitution? A. throughout the Constitution B. in the penumbras of the Bill of Rights C. in the First Amendment D. in the writings of the Founders

    asked by Anonymous on March 6, 2016
  29. Law

    What are some barriers of human rights in 2012? Specifically for: -Women -Immigrants -Aboriginal People -People with disabilities For women, I said that they are still paid less than men that do the same work.

    asked by Willaim on December 18, 2012
  30. History

    Why did the Civil Rights Movement emerge when it did? What tactics did it use, and how did those tactics change over time? What were the consequences for the movement as it incorporated demands for economic and cultural equality?

    asked by Julie on May 14, 2010
  31. Grammar Please Help!!

    Can you help me correct theses sentences with punctuation or tell me if its correct or not.... 1.)Johnny Cash was one of only a few musicians. Who have ever been inducted into both the rock and country halls of fame. 2.)Georgia O'Keefe was an American

    asked by Tianna on May 2, 2013
  32. American Government Please Check

    Which of the following are reasons why Madison supported the ratification of the Constitution in the Federalist Papers? Select all that apply. a. power of the executive branch b. competent representation in government*** c. checks and balances d. limited

    asked by girly girl on March 29, 2018
  33. English

    1. Paul and (I, me) read about how he became crippled with polio. 2. (She, Her) and many others fought for equal rights for minorities. 3. Her aides and (she, her) traveled all over the world. 4. One of Eleanor Roosevelt's greatest admirers today is (I,

    asked by Hayden on September 30, 2015
  34. SS

    1. What is a definition of citizenship A. having to be born in a country b. being a full and equal member of a nation c.having pledged to respect and support a government valus*** d.Full filling all the responsibilities and having all the rights of living

    asked by THAT GIRL on October 5, 2017

    How did the political and social ideas of the five philosophers John Locke, Thomas Hobbes, Voltaire, Baron de Montesquieu, and Denis Diderot, impact social equality, democracy, human rights, constitutionalism, and nationalism?

    asked by Terrence on November 16, 2008
  36. U.S. History

    During the presidency of Richard Nixon, the United States a) sought to protect human rights. b) sought to close the USSR out of world markets. c) retreated into relative isolation. d) worked for a reduction of tensions known as detente. e) none of the

    asked by Sherry on May 10, 2018
  37. History

    What was the main goal of the American Indian Movement? A)to achieve the right to form reservations B)to win greater rights for all Native Americans C)to establish a U.S. Bureau of Indian Affairs D)to overthrow the tribal government My choice B

    asked by Appreciated Help on September 29, 2015
  38. history

    a few states agreed to ratify the constitution only if what condition was met? A.George Washington will be elected president*** B.a bill of rights will be added C.the federalist government would maintain complete power D.no new states would enter the union

    asked by Anonymous on October 17, 2016
  39. History

    What is the purpose of government according to John Locke’s Two Treatises of Government? to care for the monetary welfare of society to protect the natural rights of people to negotiate treaties with other nations to enforce laws that dictate morality B

    asked by malia on November 2, 2017

    During the turbulence of the 1960s, black activism focused primarily on A. stopping the Vietnam War. B. supporting the nonviolent strategies of Martin Luther King, Jr. C. expanding voting rights. D. expanding economic opportunity. I THINK IS D. IS THAT

    asked by JESSICA on September 3, 2012
  41. Thesis for Research paper

    Is this a good thesis for my research paper. Although gays are deprived of same-sex marriage, they are stripped of their respect,equal rights and financial security; therefore, the Federal government must pass a law allowing same-sex marriages

    asked by Amor on May 13, 2011
  42. Social Studies

    What was the significance of the Seneca Falls Convention? A) It was where women first publicly demanded equal rights. B) It was the first time women were allowed to vote in a local election. C) It was where women first trade union met. Please help!!!!

    asked by Panda on October 16, 2018
  43. US History

    What's the difference between a conservative African American and liberal African American in the context of civil rights leaders

    asked by Anonymous on April 6, 2018
  44. social studies

    Compare the Freedom Charter with the United States Constitution. What rights and guarantees does the Charter call for that are different from those in the Constitution?

    asked by michael on April 15, 2011
  45. AP Government

    what were the anti-federalists and federalists views on civil liberties, civil rights, state powers, and economy

    asked by sen10r on October 21, 2009
  46. world history

    Compare the Freedom Charter with the United States Constitution. What rights and guarantees does the Charter call for that are different from those in the Constitution?

    asked by ryan on September 8, 2010
  47. History

    2.The writings of Transcendentalists had the greatest influence on which of the following movements? A. Labor movement B. Women's movement C. Civil rights movement D. Counterculture movement I am stuck between 2 answers: B and C which is correct?

    asked by Monica on April 25, 2016
  48. Civics

    In civics we had to define a concept and then give an example in the constitution. But I cant find a decent definition about social compact. And what is an example of it in a definition? I also cant find a good example of Representative and property

    asked by Amy on September 23, 2009
  49. Social Studies PLS HELP!!!

    Jury duty is A: a right because it is discussed in the u.s constitution B: a right because only some citizens are required to do it C: A responsibility because citizens do it to help protect other's rights D: A responsibility because judges cannot make

    asked by Chris on March 24, 2016
  50. American Goverment

    Affirmative action is about (Points : 1) making financial amends for slavery. achieving a color blind society in America. moving the Civil Rights Movement into its next phase by promoting equal opportunity. enrolling more minorities than whites in

    asked by christopher on May 24, 2015
  51. Sociology

    Please check my answers. My answers have * by them. 1. In _______, citizenship in the society automatically makes a person a member of the religion. A. churches* B. sects C. ecclesia D. cults 2. Jews, Christians, and Muslims all believe in one God who, as

    asked by M on December 8, 2017
  52. HSM210

    Mrs Sue, Sorry to keep bothering you ! I have once more corrected the four answers . Do you mind checking them again. I so hate these assignments as I have such a hard time. Thank you so much for looking over my answers for me. 8. The victims’ rights

    asked by david on January 20, 2010
  53. U.s.history

    How did womens experiences in civil rights and antiwar protests increase their awareness of sexism? A feeling of equality. I think they were aware of sexism well before the civil rights movement. For example, during World War II in the United States, women

    asked by Phil on May 8, 2007
  54. social studies

    " The Supreme Court has to censor and limit our first amendment rights." - determine whether the statement above is true or false. - pick one side of the argument - use cases and precedents as examples - have a thesis statement - have a concluding

    asked by Reya on April 24, 2012
  55. CRT/205

    I just want to make sure I am on the right track with this assignment. I have answered the questions about an article but I struggle with premises and conclusions. I just want to know if I have answered the questions appropriately. Here is the article I

    asked by vc23 on August 12, 2011
  56. Lit

    humanism is a.equal rights for all b.devotion to the greek and latin classics c.the renaissance system of classifying people d.none of the above from what I understood from reading about renaissance humanism from wikipedia I chose B

    asked by Jon on August 10, 2008
  57. politics

    Most people would agree that everybody has a right to privacy. However, that right is not explicitly guaranteed in the Constitution. As such, many argue that the Supreme Court overstepped it's authority in establishing a Constitutional protection for

    asked by Anonymous on November 19, 2012
  58. Slavery

    Did Lincoln have the constitutional power to abolish slavery (before the 13th amendment)? Is this an opinion question? No. The power to enlave was reserved to the States. Slaves were not citizens of the US, so had no constitutional rights.

    asked by Milford on February 2, 2007
  59. Social Studies 9

    compare the government under a republic (commonwealth), an absolute monarchy and a constitutional monarchy. use the following headings the ruler, the role of law, and the rights of people. I don't understand how you would do this. like how would you use

    asked by Stephanie on September 24, 2011
  60. PHI445

    Who is generally given credit for introducing fundamental human rights into the American political system? A) Thomas Hobbes B) John Locke C) Thomas Jefferson D) Alain Locke

    asked by Danelle on March 22, 2015
  61. History

    What problems did medieval towns face? How did medieval europeans attempt to deal with those problems? How did an independant judiciary and common law in England help to protect individual rights?

    asked by Hi on September 27, 2010
  62. Declaration of independence

    In first 2 paragraphs. Of declaration. Why are governments set up? Governments are set up to secure the rights of people. Is this correct

    asked by Marco on August 30, 2012
  63. Canadian Soc.st

    What is the history of french school in alberta? what is the canadian charte of rights? Why are there French schools in ALberta?

    asked by Alizah on February 6, 2009
  64. History. Please Help!

    1. “Had this chief turned a deaf ear to Mr. Oglethorpe, refused his friendship and denied his request, opposing him on the part of the Creeks, then this settlement on the banks of the Savannah would have ended amid smoke and blood.” – Charles C.

    asked by Samantha on January 9, 2016
  65. Life Orientation

    Critically discuss ways in which human rights violations influences individuals, groups and the broader S.A I thought of many individuals will no longer be free and won't feel safe in their own country which increases emigration and reduction in S.A's

    asked by Annah on March 28, 2016
  66. History

    Which of these gave the Confederacy an advantage over the Union during the Civil War? The South's strong military tradition The loyalty of most of the South's slave population Control over a large navy The popularity throughout the nation of the

    asked by T on February 25, 2018
  67. History

    A common contribution is essential or the maintenance of public forces for the cost of administration. This should be equitable distributed among all citizens in proportion of their means. -Declaration of the Rights of Man (article 13) Is this the duty of

    asked by Anonymous on February 18, 2018
  68. 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

    asked by Aron on March 15, 2017
  69. writing

    im stuck on the topic... If you were the president, how would you help society? so far, i have stuff like making sure that every1 had jobs, health coverage, good education, and safety. i'd make sure that no family in the us wud be snatched of their

    asked by Meherin on January 22, 2009
  70. economics

    which of the following is not a goal of governmetn programs? A. To enforce private property rights B. To prohibit natural monopolies C. To reduce pollution D. To transfer money from higher-incom households to the poorest households E. To maintain price

    asked by Anonymous on November 10, 2011
  71. history

    Harry S. Truman became the first President ever to campaign in Harlem, the heart of New York City's African American population. How did Truman's support of civil rights cause a split in the Democratic party? ?:( it would help greatlyy if someone could

    asked by y912f on June 14, 2009
  72. World History

    What is the significance of Fredrick Douglass? My answer: Fredrick Douglass is significant because he was an asset to the abolitionism of slavery and helped the black people, as well as helping women earn fight for their rights.

    asked by Victoria on February 20, 2013
  73. New Mexico State History

    How did the constitution most likely encourage immigration? A. By guaranteeing individual rights and freedoms B. By opening the nation to unlimited immigration C. By enshrining the density of Manifest density D. By promising land to all new citizens Please

    asked by Some Dude on November 14, 2017
  74. American government

    I'm writing a paper explaining how the constitution and its european influences support our modern ideas about american citizenship and the rights and responsibilities of being a citizen Can someone help me like give me some ideas I'm stuck on this paper

    asked by Taylor on November 1, 2016
  75. English

    women were not able to make any progress in their rights during the 1920s false women got vote and they could do some jobs that just for men before most of the authors listed for the years between 1920 and 1930 wrote fiction false is it right?

    asked by Rainbow on July 8, 2010
  76. History

    How did John Adams help establish a stable government after the constitution? Like I know he almost put us in the Quasi-War and threatened civil rights with the Alien & Sedition Acts, but how did he HELP establish a stable gov't?

    asked by Phil on October 19, 2008
  77. US History

    How did the South reverse much of the Civil Rights Act of 1866? By electing African Americans By electing a Southern president By passing Black Codes** By passing blue laws C?

    asked by Laney on April 14, 2017
  78. Social Studies (History)

    What dived the Federalists and hurt John Adams chance for reelection? a) states rights b) a treaty with France c) Neutrality Act d) war with France my answer is a treaty with Franc

    asked by Steve on November 17, 2013
  79. soc..

    write a essay describing de jure segregation include why was it established , what happen with de jure segregation from reconstruction to the civil rights movement , and how was jim crow enforced throughout this period

    asked by Tim on November 26, 2011
  80. government

    Accorditn to Article V of the constitution, no amendment may a. deprive a state of its equal representation in the Senate. b. abolish the protections guaranteed in the Bill of Rights. c. deny the people the right to vote because of race, color, or gender.

    asked by jere on December 19, 2007
  81. American Government

    This dynamic also applies to same-sex marriage. The challenged laws burden the liberty of same-sex couples, and they abridge central precepts of equality. The marriage laws at issue are in essence unequal: Same-sex couples are denied benefits afforded

    asked by RoxJen on April 11, 2017
  82. American Government

    This dynamic also applies to same-sex marriage. The challenged laws burden the liberty of same-sex couples, and they abridge central precepts of equality. The marriage laws at issue are in essence unequal: Same-sex couples are denied benefits afforded

    asked by girly girl on April 29, 2018
  83. Social Studies Pretest Lesson 1 Unit 7

    1: Why is urbanization associated with the Industrial Revolution? A:The expansion of family farms refocused the nation on agriculture. B:The concentration of factories in cities brought job opportunities. C: Settlers expanded the frontier West of the

    asked by Reeces on December 7, 2016
  84. Social Commentary

    The civil rights movement consisted of many events, such as freedom rides and sit-ins. Some of the events, such as fires and murders, were violent and unsettling. But the killing of the four little girls in Birmingham is considered one of the most

    asked by Sara on December 23, 2014
  85. Literature

    The civil rights movement consisted of many events, such as freedom rides and sit-ins. Some of the events, such as fires and murders, were violent and unsettling. But the killing of the four little girls in Birmingham is considered one of the most

    asked by Maddie on January 17, 2015
  86. English

    Hello. Dear Writeacher, thank you a lot! Please answer two more questions: 1) in case of loyalty, they were granted additional benefits (is it natural, I mean "in case", maybe "in the case"?) 2)it proved enough for the increase of influence of the nobility

    asked by Nalmi on December 9, 2013
  87. U.S. History (Check!)

    1. True or false: The Watts Riot was a race riot in the Watts neighborhood. A: True 2. True or false: The Civil Rights Act of 1964 was the biggest civil rights law passed in the U.S. A: True 3. True or false: Malcolm X died of old age in 1983. A: False 4.

    asked by Victoria on June 2, 2016
  88. U.S. History (Check)(REED)

    1. True or false: The Watts Riot was a race riot in the Watts neighborhood. A: True 2. True or false: The Civil Rights Act of 1964 was the biggest civil rights law passed in the U.S. A: True 3. True or false: Malcolm X died of old age in 1983. A: False 4.

    asked by Victoria on June 2, 2016
  89. Public Health

    There is an airborne disease that is highly contagious and deadly. It is suspected that a passenger in a flight coming from overseas is infected. You are the infectious disease specialist and decide to keep the passengers on the plane until preventive

    asked by Jennifer on February 3, 2012
  90. History

    How are living conditions in the twenty-first century different than conditions in the nineteenth and early twentieth centuries? (You may compare any of the following areas: the role of women, leisure and entertainment, social classes, education, family,

    asked by Nikki on June 8, 2016
  91. World History

    Need help with these: 28. Led a group of women who wrote a declaration of rights for women that was rejected by the National Assembly - Can't figure out who this was.. 34. Ruler whose military conquests extended Persia's boundaries? 39. Opened Russia to

    asked by mysterychicken on January 23, 2012
  92. American History

    What were the main causes of the American Civil War? I have - Slavery States rights v.s. federal law Economic issues (tariffs) Westward expansion Election of Abraham Lincoln Can you help me elaborate some of these points? I have to pick three main ones to

    asked by Lucy on April 29, 2008
  93. Social studies

    Which statement best describes the importance of magna carta? A. british judges should hold power B. even the king must respect certain rights of the people C. federalism is the best form of government D. parliament should have the power to determine tax

    asked by Anastasia on August 15, 2016
  94. american history

    The Niagara Movement, headed by ____, sought equal rights for blacks A: William Lloyd Garrison B: William E Walling C: Booker T Washington D: W.E.B Du Bois I'm torn between C and D. The book I'm studying from and the websites I've looked at aren't very

    asked by Shawna on September 28, 2012
  95. social studies

    4.What was the Antifederalists’ greatest opposition to the Constitution? A. They wanted to keep power in the hands of large business owners. B. They worried it would create the same abuses of power that the colonies faced.* C. It outlawed slavery in the

    asked by Joseph on August 20, 2018

    I am working on a paper for my college HIS class, I have found everything I need but am struggling finding information to answer one area..if someone could point me into the direction of some useful information, I would really appreciate it! : How was the

    asked by Amanda on April 1, 2010
  97. History--Ms. Sue, Writeacher, Reed??

    The women's-rights movement in the United States was first started by women who -faced economic discrimination in the workplace -had experience in other social-reform movements*** -were important figures in the Second Great Awakening. -had an impact on the

    asked by Amy on May 11, 2015
  98. American National Gov.

    The American bureaucracy conjures up the following images except cumbersome “red tape.” civil servants who are inefficient, unresponsive, and unhelpful. officials who have amassed power and who act against the rights of citizens. a system that can act

    asked by Heather on January 26, 2014
  99. History

    What event occured in the U.S. between 1861-1865? Civil War? What is located at 0 latitude and 0 longitude? Gulf of Guinea Name the 3 famous Civil RIghts leaders for African-Americans. Harriet Tubman,Frederick Douglas,and Dred Scott?

    asked by Rezu on April 12, 2012
  100. civlilization

    All of the following are correct about nineteenth century Liberalism EXCEPT: A. having economic and political components. B. supporting the idea of civil rights. C. wanting to limit governmental power. D. opposing limiting governmental power.

    asked by marie on July 12, 2012


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