# In the United States Senate, the selection of Committee Chairs and committee appointments are made by: The Senate President The Speaker The Majority Leader

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1. ## Medical Information Management

Medicaid eligibility is determined by? A. National Committee for Quality Assurance B. state of residence C. health care facility D. Centers for Medicare and Medicaid my answer is B, state of residence. i cant find this anywhere in my book. however when i
2. ## Statistics

Here's the five- number summary for the distribution of cigarette taxes (in cents) among the 50 states and Washington, D.C. in the United States. Min. = 2.5, Q1= 36, Median = 60, Q3= 100, Max. = 205 About what proportion of the states have cigarette taxes
3. ## MATH

Here's the five- number summary for the distribution of cigarette taxes (in cents) among the 50 states and Washington, D.C. in the United States. Min. = 2.5, Q1= 36, Median = 60, Q3= 100, Max. = 205 About what proportion of the states have cigarette taxes
4. ## Social studies.

Hi I am supposed to write a dialoge essay. The question I have to answer is How did James K polk work to help change the United States. My answer James K polk did many things to help change the United States, these are the things he did. Manifest Destiny:
5. ## math

each member of the committee has agreed to sell 50 tickets to the fair. student tickets r \$3 each and adult tickets r \$5 each. let t represent the number of student tickets that u sell. write a simplified expression in terms of t for the total amount of
6. ## Physics

In Europe, the standard voltage is 230 V (rms), AC, and 50 cycles/s. Suppose you take your 5.00 W electric razor to Rome and plug it into the receptacle (with an adapter to fit the receptacle but not to change the voltage). (The standard voltage in the
7. ## World Geography

REVIEW 1.Which of the following has made American culture more accessible to the rest of the world? A. Scientific Research B. Imports C. The Internet D. Immigration<<<<< 2.Which of the major continental regions of the United States is best
8. ## 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 --
9. ## Geography

is most of the United States in the Eastern Hemisphere or the Western Hemisphere? Thank you! United States is in the Western Hemisphere
10. ## SAT math

A family of 2 parents and 4 children is eating lunch at a rectangular table with 2 chairs on each side and one chair on each end. In how many ways can they be arranged if the two parents sit in the two end chairs? a. 12 b. 30 c. 36 d. 48 e. 720
11. ## math

Gasoline accounts for 85% of the motor fuel consumed in the united states every day. If 8,882 thousand barrel (bbl) of motor fuel is consumed each da, how much gasoline is consumed each day in the united states? round to the nearest barrel.
12. ## math

A partial payment is made on the date(s) indicated. Use the United States Rule to determine the balance due on the note at the date of maturity. (The Effective Date is the date the note was written.) Assume the year is not a leap year. P \$1900, R 6%,
13. ## math

what percent of the current number of states had joined the united states by the year 1863? 1792 - 15 1817 - 20 1836 - 25 1848 - 30 1863 - 35 1889 - 40 1896 - 45 1959 - 50
14. ## Social Studies Study Guide

Please check my son's answers. I don't want him to memorize wrong information. Stars by his answers. Thank you for being here! 1. NAFTA is a trade agreement between the United States, China, and India. **the United States, Japan, and Mexico. the United
15. ## government

be aware of two significant facts about the legislative process. First, almost all legislation is considered in subcommittees composed of from six to ten members. Second, most legislation enacted into law passes without any changes in the way a bill is
16. ## algebra 1

The Question Writing Commitee consists of seven volunteers from around the country who are amazingly dedicated to the Mathcounts program. This past weekend, was the last meeting for this particular group of question writers. Before the meeting, they are
17. ## American Government

How do executive agreements differ from treaties? a. the senate ratifies treaties that were executive agreements from the previous administration b. a treaty requires approval by the senate an executive agreement does not*** c. executive agreements are
18. ## SS

The St. Lawrence Seaway allows ships to move from one water level to another through a system of locks, canals, and dams. The St. Lawrence Seaway is an example of how people have modified the physical environment. What was likely the reason for changing
19. ## World Geography

REVIEW 1.Canada currently ranks first in the world in which category? A. Total number of Internet users B. Percentage of college and university graduates<<<<<<<< C. Literacy rate of adult population D. Average unemployment among
20. ## MacroEconomics

I have the first 4 parts but fall short on the last 2 answers: For each of the following situations, indicate the direction of the shift in the supply curve or the demand curve for dollars, the factor causing the change, and the resulting movement of the
21. ## American Government

Which statement is false? 1.)Most bills may originate in either house of Congress. 2.)To introduce a bill in the house, a representative drops a copy of the bill into a box called the hopper. 3.)After a bill is introduced, it can sit for weeks at a time
22. ## criminal justice

Terrorism plots against the United States have caused the government to create the Department of Homeland Security with the hope of leveraging federal, state, and local police agencies; intelligence agencies; and immigration agencies to cooperate in
23. ## Ethics

Select any of the subordinate groups from Ch. 1 of the text, provided below. Because the chapter does not list all subordinate groups, you may select any other group that has a documented history in the United States. Subordinate Groups: Native Americans,
24. ## Math 8R - Help!!!!!!!!

In 2011, the population of the United States was about 3.12 x 108. The population of the Japan was about 1.27 x 108. About how much more was the population of the United States than Japan? a) 1.85 x 108 b) 1.85 x 1016 c) 1.85 x 1064 3.12 x 108 + 1.27 x 108
25. ## math

Fran bought 6 yards of blue tapestry material. She used it to upholster 3 chairs. How much of the material would che need to upholster 7 chairs?
26. ## History

Which of the following is true about the Palestinian Liberation Organization? A.It was responsible for many early airplane hijackings. B.The United States defines it as a terror organization. C.It supports the use of violence in the conflict with Israel.
27. ## sociology

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

please check my answer Describe the major territorial advances made by the United States in the 19th Century Ohio had been admitted by 1803 as a new state. Thomas Jefferson purchased the Louisiana territory from France in 1803, this was the Louisiana
29. ## math

The United States emitted 19.5 million t of nitrogen oxides (NO) into the atmosphere in 1987. One metric ton (1 t) equals 1,000 kg. How many kilograms of NO were emitted to the atmosphere in the United States during 1987? Assuming the 19.5 tons were metric
30. ## Language Arts

1. Which of the following statements best illustrates California's social and political climate during the early 1900s? (1 point) A. The economy was strong, and cities were expanding with growing populations. B. Finding employment was relatively easy
31. ## English/Grammar Tutor Please !!!!!!!!!

As the public uproar over generic drug and off-patent, off-exclusivity branded drug price gouging heightens, state experts and patient activists in Maryland are lobbying for politicians to implement a law that would prohibit price gouging of important
32. ## History

1. Puerto Ricans experienced which of the following when they migrated to the United States from Puerto Rico in the 1950s? Deportation as undocumented aliens Family friction and a reversal in traditional sex roles A middle-class lifestyle in the barrio
33. ## essay writing

Hello. Below is a sentence in my essay for school: Lolling in lounge and other chairs gathered around the pool, alleviating water slides down the throats of loving relations. I was curious if this was written correctly because 'alleviating water' comes
34. ## Social Studies

1. What were Andrew Jackson's hopes and dreams for the future? 2. How did Andrew Jackson work to change the United States? 3. How did Andrew Jackson react to key events happening in the United States? 4. Were there any key events in Andrew Jackson's life
35. ## U.S. History (Check, Please!) (Ms. Sue)

1. What strategy did the United States Navy use to advance across the Pacific? A: To advance across the Pacific, the United States Navy hopped from one island to another. 2. Explain why D-Day's success was so vital to an Allied victory. A: D-Day's success
36. ## math(pls help me)

1.The management committee of Zenith has indicated its desire to accept only 40% of all continuing undergraduate based on the results of the end-of-second semester examinations.the mean score of the examination is 500 and standard deviation of 100.Find the
37. ## History

How many new states and territories were part of the United States in 1920 which were not part of the U.S. in 1890? 4 I think...?
38. ## history

The Cherokees were happy and prosperous under.... the government of the united states, and from the helping hand extended over them, they made rapid advances in civilization, morals and in the arts and sciences. Little did they anticipate, that when taught
39. ## Statistics

A recent survey of students on the question “Do you think the United States should retain or abolish the use of the penny as a coin of currency?” showed that 20 of the 28 students thought that the United States should retain the penny. Consider this
40. ## politics

The “Great Compromise” meant that the __________ of the states was assured in the Senate, while large and small state differences were maintained in the House. A. separateness B. disparity C. incongruity D. equality D?

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

In which of the following ways do the Montessori organizations differ from the other accrediting groups you learned about in your study unit? A. Your facility must be evaluated by an accreditation committee. B. You must be a member of the organization
43. ## taxes

Why does the constituition allow the federal government to levy taxes? I've looked in my book and i got parts of the constituition that talks about taxes but it doesnt answer the question of WHY. I really need some help. Please read the Preamble again. It
44. ## American Government

1. Justice Stephen Breyer stated, “people need to understand the importance of the Court as an institution, even though the Court’s decisions may at times be unpopular and possibly wrong,” Explain how this statement relates to the concepts of
45. ## Social Studies (Check, Please!)

Why was the United States unprepared for Japan's attack on Pearl Harbor? A: The United States was unprepared for Japan's attack on Pearl Harbor because Hawaii was not mentioned as a possible target in the war warning that American commanders at the Pearl
46. ## government

The United States government puts high tariffs on a certain product that is imported from other countries. What effect does this have in the United States? A. U.S. producers have to compete more with the imported product. B. The product costs more in the
47. ## U.S.History

please check The escaped slave who started an abolitionist newspaper was William Lloyd Garrison Without Bessemer process, Americans might not have been able to create a. train engines b. sewing machines c. the Morse code d. the Brooklyn Bridge A According
48. ## 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
49. ## Texas Government

Please tell me which one of these is Federal , Confederal or Unitary . I have already submitted my question but I just want to be sure. ____1..In this system, power is divided between a central government and sub-government. ____2. England ____3. The
50. ## fnu

The average age of doctors in a certain hospital is 50.0 years old. Suppose the distribution of ages is normal and has a standard deviation of 4.0 years. If 16 doctors are chosen at random for a committee, find the probability that the average age of those
51. ## statistics

The average age of doctors in certain hospital is 43 years old. Suppose distribution of ages is normal and the standard deviation is 8.0 years. If 25 doctors is chosen at random for a committee, find the probability the average age for those doctors is
52. ## S.S

of the following statements which of the following best represents the role of the judicial branch of the government a. the judicial branch tries employees that are accused of committing a crime b. the judicial branch has the ability to declare a law
53. ## american government

what is a member of congress immune from when the House and Senate is in session and whe he is going to or returning form House or Senate meetings?
54. ## GOVERNMENT

The President's choice for cabinet secretaries can be rejected by a. the House b. The Vice President c. the Senate d. the Attorney General I think it's c. the Senate. Am I correct? yes.
55. ## The Sociology of Race and Ethnicity

This is when an oppressor uses race to determine who is and is not privileged. These determinations are made by assigning characteristics to races and dividing them into groups. At minimum, characteristics include physical or cultural traits. This is a
56. ## Social Studies

Why did some Southern states withdraw from the united states in 1860? A They wanted to avoid the Civil War. B They didn't believe in manifest. C They wanted trade freely with great britan. D They feared they would have little say in the government
57. ## character education

Which of the following is MOST likely to be valid? a research project done by a committee without review a research paper done by one expert without review a peer-reviewed research project done by a few expert C
58. ## Enlish

In which of the following sentences does the use of prepositional phrases make it harder for readers to find the main point of the sentence? A. The senator chose to run on a platform that cut taxes for the wealthy. B. In what way is a political group
59. ## English

In which of the following sentences does the use of prepositional phrases make it harder for readers to find the main point of the sentence? A. The committee voted on several of the issues under consideration. B. In what way is a political group considered
60. ## Civics

Elena wishes to join a major political party. She strongly supports new government programs and restrictions on businesses to protect the environment. Which political party would Elena most likely join? A. The Republican Party of the United States B. The
61. ## American History

1. Realpolitik was a campaign to bring honesty back to the political culture of the United States after the Vietnam War. ---------------------my answer: True? Realpolitik is political realism or practical politics, esp. policy based on power rather than on
62. ## history

why did the United States support the reign of of Joseph Mobutu? i understand that the United States wanted to stop the spread of communism and Lumumba was a major impact on that subject and i know that Mobutu's men executed him and that's pretty much why
63. ## Algebra 1

Tall Buildings You made a model of the Space Needle in Seattle, Washington, for a report on architecture in the United States. You used a scale of 1 in.:50 ft. Your model is 12.1 inches tall. Estimate the actual height of the Space Needle. Is it 605
64. ## GA History

Which law made the segregation of public facilities in the United States illegal? 1: Georgia Act of 1869 2: Civil Rights Act of 1964 3: Voting Rights Act of 1965 4: Civil Liberties Act of 1988 4?
65. ## math

one third of the people in a convention room are seated in three-fourths of the chairs. THe rest of the people in the room decide to stand. If there are 8 empty chairs, how many people are standing? Please fully explain because i am sooo confused!!!
66. ## Anatomy and Physiology

There are many disease, disorders, syndromes that attack the muscular system such as muscular dystrophy, hypotonia, polio, etc. Because of our research facilities and advanced medical care in the United States, many of the people in our country who are
67. ## History

Could you check my paper for social studies? I was on here before it's not a test sorry for saying it was a test but it's not. Thanks for your time and if one is wrong could you please give me a link to the particular question. 1.The ----- court is the
68. ## US History

of the following statements which of the following best represents the role of the judicial branch of the government a. the judicial branch tries employees that are accused of committing a crime b. the judicial branch has the ability to declare a law
69. ## math word problem

There are 10 women and 8 men in a club. How many different committees of 6 people can be selected from the group if equal numbers of men and women are to be on the committee? I think it would be 2, because half of 6 is 3, so 3 are men and 3 are women. 2
70. ## English

This is the title of my ESSAY paper: United States vs. Denmark: Which health system works better for the citizens of the nations? I need to put this into a title for my paper (<12 words), in the form of a question. But, I can figure out how to shorten
71. ## English/Grammar

In an essay I recently wrote, I wrote the following two sentences: "Natural selection. By examining the meaning of each of these words, the meaning of the entire phrase becomes pellucid: natural selection is the selection of traits by nature." I understand
72. ## Civics

Which of the following was NOT a reason why a stronger central government was needed? To solve the economic problems of the United States =To limit individual liberties To deal with military matters both internal and external To make the States work
73. ## American government

How does the 10th amendment shown below demonstrate a constitutional provision for limiting 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
74. ## English

Can you please check these statements, please? Thank you. 1) Britain was unprepared for the use of the terrible destructive modern artillery, machine guns and tanks, and the use of gas and shells durin the attacks. 2) Shell shock was the term used by
75. ## Basic Math 115

The United States emitted 19.5 millions of nitrogen oxides (no) into the atmosphere in 1987. One metric ton equals 1,000 kg. How many kilograms of No were emitted to the atmoshere in the United Stated during 1987?
76. ## Civics

What must be true of a bill which has become law at a federal level? It must have been signed by the president It must be in the best interest of all Americans It must have passed both the house and the senate*** It must have been introduced into the
77. ## civics

What must be true of a bill which has become law at a federal level? It must have been signed by the president. It must be in the best interest of all Americans. It must have passed both the House and the Senate. It must have been introduced into the
78. ## math

In how many ways a selection can be made of atleast one fruit of 5 bananas, 4 mangoes and 4 almonds
79. ## college math

given the bar graph below create a grouped frequency distribution. the graph is numbered up the side by twos to 22, along the bottom there are countries that go up to a number. united states up to 10 argentina up to 22 united kingdom up to just under the
80. ## Finance

A non-profit hospital's asset definition is >\$1500, but they want to buy 10 chairs at \$200 each - for a total purchase price of \$2000. The useful life of the chairs would be 15 yrs, per AHA guidelines. Can this purchase be capitalized & depreciated over
81. ## science!!

1) Which of the following correctly states the relationship between hippos and whales? (1 point) A) Whales evolved from hippos. B) Hippos evolved from whales.*** C) Hippos and whales do not share a common ancestor. D) Hippos and whales evolved from a
82. ## american history

"All powers not delegated to the United States by the Constitution . . . are reserved to the States respectively, or to the people." This language, drafted by _______ and incorporated into the _______ Amendment of the Bill of Rights was intended to address
83. ## American history

"All powers not delegated to the United States by the Constitution . . . are reserved to the States respectively, or to the people." This language, drafted by _______ and incorporated into the _______ Amendment of the Bill of Rights was intended to address
84. ## History

Which one of the following events best indicates that the Cold War has become an international conflict? A) Joseph McCarthy censure by the Senate B) Eisenhower's election as president C)Khrushchev speech at the United Nations D) Joseph Stalin's rise to
85. ## Mat/115

In 1990, there were an estimated 145.0 million passenger cars registered in the United States. The total number of vehicles registered in the United States for 1990 was estimated at 194.5 million. What percent of the vehicles registered were passenger

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
87. ## Muslim and Arab Americans

1. Describe the impact of Orientalism on Muslim and Arab Americans. 2. Identify causes of prejudice and discrimination against Muslim and Arab Americans. 3. Compare and contrast United States-centric views of Muslims and Arab Americans with United
88. ## math - combinations

To study the unity of Canada, a seven=person committee is to be selected from five public figures from Western Canada, five public figures from Central Canada, and five public figures from Eastern Canada. I figured out parts a & b to this question, but I'm
89. ## Social Studies

1:What fundamental problem did noah Webster see in the Articles of Confederation? > that states would always work in their own self-interest even if it meant harm to the nation as whole > that the central covernment would always favor large states
90. ## Social Studies

1:What fundamental problem did noah Webster see in the Articles of Confederation? > that states would always work in their own self-interest even if it meant harm to the nation as whole > that the central covernment would always favor large states
91. ## 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
92. ## Math 11 Foundations

Last year, a local hockey association charged \$10 a ticket and averaged 12000 in attendance in its 2000 capacity area. The committee calculated that for every \$0.50 decreases in the price of the ticket, there would be 100 more tickets sold. what is the
93. ## sorry but more research help

can you guys also give me websties on the process of committe investigations. i looked in goggle but they keep talking about ethics and all that. i swear, that before i ask for your help, i research for atleast 20 to half an hour on the internert to find
94. ## Cultral Diversity

I am doing a project for my cultral diversity class and I am having a hard time finding the answers to the following questions: I am doing my project over Chinese Americans. 1. •Identify and describe which, if any, of these creation and
95. ## Statistics

Please help me figure them out. 1. In the 105th Congress, the Senate consist of 55 Republicans and 45 Democrats. If a committee is formed by randomly selecting four different senators, what is the probability that they're all Republicans? 2. It's common
96. ## Health Psychology Committee Report

Assign one or more of the items in the bulleted duty list below to each of these four job titles: substance abuse counselor; inpatient-only psychologist; child psychologist; adult psychologis. Specify duties for five hospital-associated psychologists that
97. ## human resources

o Name three selection tools that you would consider using to hire a police officer. o Choose what you think is the best selection tool or combination of selection tools in choosing the best candidate. o Detail which interview method would be most
98. ## Managerial Economics

. Remox Corporation is a British firm that sells high-fashion sportswear in the United States. Congress is currently considering the imposition of a protective tariff on imported textiles. Remox is considering the possibility of moving 50 percent of its
99. ## Social Studies

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

Why did Thomas Jefferson believe that Classical Revival was more appropriate style than Georgian for public buildings in the new United States? Why did thomas jefferson believe classical revival was a more appropriate style than georgian for public