1. HIS 204

    Every era in American history has had notable men and women who shaped their times, for better or worse. Identify one person from this week’s reading who you believe had a significant impact on the years from 1945 to 1974. This could include a president

    asked by aeh2011 on November 8, 2011
  2. history

    Every era in American history has had notable men and women who shaped their times, for better or worse. Identify one person from this week’s reading who you believe had a significant impact on the years from 1945 to 1974. This could include a president

    asked by Anonymous on February 14, 2012
  3. Social STUDIES

    which of the following statements about World War 1 would be most difficult to prove and disprove a. American casualties were more numerous than in any other war. b. it was the first war in which the opposing sides used airplanes c. the U.S government

    asked by Anonymous** on July 7, 2011
  4. teacher aide language and other barriers

    to be truly successful teachers aide in a nonbias culturaley diverse classroom you must? (a)be concerned about and aware of the problems of both minority and nonminority students (b)be particularly sensitive to minoritystudents as many come from unstable

    asked by susue on August 26, 2011
  5. Social studies

    Why was McCarthyism able to spread so easily in the United States? A The Rosenberg trial led the public to believe there were more communists in the country. B Many people believed the returning army veterans were communists. C The Vietnam War fueled

    asked by Mlg kid on April 18, 2017
  6. civics 7th Grade

    Which of the following best describes how the natural resources of the united states allowed it to develop a diverse economy? A. A lack of arable land forced Americans to turn to tourism. B. Its many waterways allowed to ship goods inexpensively. C. It

    asked by Nikol on June 3, 2015
  7. pol week 2 quiz

    The basis for national power lies in (Points : 1) the Interstate Commerce Clause only. the Supremacy Clause and the Treaty Clause only. the Treaty Clause and the Interstate Clause only. the Interstate Commerce, Supremacy, and Treaty Clauses. Question 2. 2.

    asked by Sara on August 4, 2014
  8. english - revision

    What do the terms race and ethnicity mean to you? The term race defines what we are and where we come from. In essence, race is a classification between different groups of people; where each race looks different, speaks a different language and has

    asked by rose -Ms. Sue on June 10, 2008
  9. Math (Q#2)

    Even though tetanus is rare in the United States, it is fatal 70% of the time. If three persons contract tetanus during one year, what is the probability that none of the three will die. Assume that fatalities due to tetanus are independent of each other.

    asked by Lindz on October 2, 2006
  10. american government

    why did the founding fathers think it necessary to create the articles of confederation ? A. to establish a monarchy to replace the british king B. to establish thirteen different governments with no central government C. to make peace with the british

    asked by leslie on August 22, 2016
  11. American government

    why did the founding fathers think it necessary to create the articles of confederation ? A. to establish a monarchy to replace the british king B. to establish thirteen different governments with no central government C. to make peace with the british

    asked by leslie on August 22, 2016
  12. History- Help Miss Sue

    The Congress of Vienna in 1815: A. was attended by representatives of France, Britain, Italy and the United States. B. operated in accord with the principles of liberalism. C. agreed to meet periodically to take steps to maintain Europe’s peace and

    asked by Angela on September 29, 2014
  13. 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

    asked by Cassie on February 7, 2013
  14. history

    Which identifies the effect of the Pact of Steel? It formed an early alliance between the Axis powers of Germany and Italy. It gave Italian forces the military surplus needed to invade North Africa. It promoted attacks on Poland by Germany and the Soviet

    asked by me on February 8, 2019
  15. History

    The Congress of Vienna in 1815: A. was attended by representatives of France, Britain, Italy and the United States. B. operated in accord with the principles of liberalism. C. agreed to meet periodically to take steps to maintain Europe’s peace and

    asked by Angela on September 29, 2014
  16. Juvenile Delinquency

    Compare the adolescence period in the United States with that of other nations. Compare and contrast any ritualistic (rites of passage) behavior used by both Americans and foreign children. Please re-post and include the answer or response you have come up

    asked by shana on November 11, 2006
  17. Biology

    Use your understanding of natural selection to describe how the following trait might have evolved: Plants have pores on the surfaces of their leaves that allow carbon dioxide into the leaf (for photosynthesis), but also allow water to escape. Land plants

    asked by Lyndsay on February 8, 2016
  18. Social Studies

    Name all the south-East states Thank you for using the Jiskha Homework Help Forum. Look in any Atlas of the U.S. and you will find the southeast states: 1. http://geology.er.usgs.gov/states/southeast.html 2. (Broken Link Removed) 3.

    asked by Caitlyn on March 20, 2007
  19. Economics

    Can someone help me find some really resourceful websites on the rise and fall of Spain as a world power??? and the rise of the United States as a world power. i have a few books i'm looking through but i need some websites too. Thank you!!!

    asked by <<<HELP>>> on December 12, 2007
  20. social studies

    Please check:( these came from a word bank) wanted the united states to have a port on the gulf of mexico: Thomas Jefferson needed money to fight a war: William Clark? leaders of the Corps of Discovery: Meriwether Lewis, William Clark, Thomas Jefferson

    asked by Celest on March 11, 2013
  21. Algebra 2

    From 1990 to 1994, the mail order sales of health products in the United States can be modeled by S = 10t^3 + 115t^2 + 25t + 2505 where S is the sales (in millions of dollars) and t is the number of years since 1990. In what year where about $3885 million

    asked by Brandon on September 17, 2014
  22. economic

    in the United States more than 50 firms produce textile, bur only 3 produce automobiles. This statistic shows that government antimonopoly policy has been applied more harshly to the textile industry than to the automobile industry. Can you give an

    asked by mlk007 on April 1, 2009
  23. statistics

    The following data on the number of iron workers in the United States for the years 1978 through 2008 are provided by the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics. Using regression techniques discussed in this section, analyze the data for trend. Develop a scatter

    asked by Anonymous on October 2, 2011
  24. math

    As of July 2004, the population of the United States was 293,027,571. If more than half of these people live within 80 kilometers of an ocean, about how many people live within distance? I guess I have to look to find the conversion of kilometers to

    asked by Nehemiah on December 17, 2008
  25. Government US

    38. Regarding Soviet foreign policy, President Harry Truman believed that the Soviet Union was a. an implacable foe that required direct opposition. b. a regional threat. c. not a threat to its neighbors, Europe, or the United States. d. likely to evolve

    asked by EricaSalazar on November 2, 2011
  26. check geo

    abstract painting and geometric design are examples of: A)realism B)impressionism C)romanticism D)modern art my choice d the maastricht treaty was an agreement among: A)all european nations B)western european nations C)eastern european nations D)europe and

    asked by henry on August 30, 2009
  27. APUSH

    How could trusts purchase a seat in the Senate (late nineteenth century)?

    asked by Anonymous on February 6, 2013
  28. government

    How do the senate and the house of representatives work together to pass bills into laws?

    asked by andrew on November 30, 2011
  29. civics

    what language is used to describe the roll of the senate in supreme court nominations

    asked by Anonymous on August 9, 2010
  30. social science

    why does the constitution specify different ways to determain the number of members for the House and for the Senate?

    asked by kate on October 26, 2009
  31. history

    Johnson was impeached by the Senate and tried by the House of Respresentatives. true or false

    asked by kim on January 25, 2008
  32. HISTORY

    Who has the true leader of the Senate by virtue of having the most power and influence in the chamber

    asked by CARNITA on November 11, 2010
  33. US Government

    What language is used to describe the role of the Senate in Supreme Court nominations

    asked by Samantha on August 21, 2009
  34. Government (Check Answers)

    1. What is the procedure of voter identification intended to help prevent fraudulent voting and keep the process organized? A) political socialization B) registration C) gerrymandering D) precinct divisions E) franchising 2. What do you call all the

    asked by Allison on June 27, 2013
  35. Help Math PLZ

    6. George Washington warned that political parties would (1 point) divide the nation. create lively debate.* help the nation. destroy states' rights. 7. Federalists believed in (1 point) free trade. state banks.* a national bank. rule by the people. 8.

    asked by YOLO on November 22, 2015
  36. Math Functions

    A stock went on the market and began with a start value of $2. After 6 months of being on the market it reached its maximum value of 52$ but then dropped back down to 2$ by the 12th month. Three competing investment firms have come up with the following

    asked by Dyrone on June 15, 2016
  37. business

    can some tell me or give me an example of what the CIA does? What kind of work do they do? The CIA is the United States Central Intelligence Agency. Because it collects information about possible threats to our country, it's been nicknamed the "Spooks"

    asked by RAY on August 7, 2007
  38. Social studies

    which of the following statements about World War 1 would be most difficult to prove and disprove a. American casualties were more numerous than in any other war. b. it was the first war in which the opposing sides used airplanes c. the U.S government

    asked by anonymous on April 12, 2017
  39. Science

    The u.s. constitution provides that each of the three branches of the federal government has certain powers that can limit the powers of the other branches. These limitations are known as the system of checks and balances. Which of the following actions is

    asked by Mydogbear on May 14, 2017
  40. history

    Can someone please help me? :) 1. Which of the following best describes the beliefs of Andrew Jackson? (1 point) States’ rights should be exercised over federal law. Federal funds should be kept in a national bank. The nation should have a strong federal

    asked by Megan on January 7, 2014
  41. Biology

    True or false? (if false, replace word in *here*) 1) The random changes of allele frequencies associated with genetic drift frequently lead to a *gain* in genetic diverse. 2) *sexual selection* helps maintain the Hb^a/Hb^s heterozygous conditions in

    asked by Max on April 29, 2012
  42. Social stdies

    the treaty of Paris, signed after the end of the seven years war gave _______ complete control of Canada A great Britain***** B France C The United States D Spain After the American Revolution, most Loyalists, or British sympathizers, moved to Upper

    asked by tita on February 1, 2017
  43. Social Studies

    11. What resources led to the appearance of the Industrial Revolution in New England? (5 points) 12. During the early 1800s, the United States tried to make peace with other countries in order to grow and develop. Give an example of one of these peace

    asked by Nicole M on February 6, 2014
  44. Social Studiesss

    11. What resources led to the appearance of the Industrial Revolution in New England? (5 points) 12. During the early 1800s, the United States tried to make peace with other countries in order to grow and develop. Give an example of one of these peace

    asked by Nicole M on February 7, 2014
  45. math

    1)The area A of a triangle varies jointly as the lengths of its base b and height h. If A is 75 when b=15 and h=10,find A when b=8 and h=6 2)Determine the equation of any vertical asymtotes of the graph of f(x)=2x+3/x^2+2x-3 1) Area of a triangle is 1/2

    asked by Marissa on August 21, 2007
  46. socialstudies(CHECK ANSWERS)

    PLEASE CHECK MY ANSWERS please check my answers and if there wrong maybe you could tell me the correct one.but thanks anyways. 1. How did the formation of the National Action Party change Mexican politics? A.It ended the one-party system. B.It consolidated

    asked by anna on January 31, 2014
  47. global history

    did nationalism topple (brake up)empires Nationalism is one of many causes for the break up of empires. Strong nationalistic movements in India and Africa played a large part in breaking up the British Empire. Of course, the independence of the United

    asked by kiya on November 15, 2006
  48. statistics

    Please advise-Thank you. The Center for Urban Transportation research released a report stating that the average commuting distance in the United States is 10.9 miles Suppose that this average is actually the mean of a sample of 300 commuters and that the

    asked by vera on April 21, 2012
  49. Social Studies

    PLEASE ANSWER! PLEASE ANSWER! PLEASE ANSWER! 1) Identify two problems resulting from urban sprawl in the western region of the United States. If these problems are not solved, what will the outcome likely be? 2) Why do you think the Canadian government is

    asked by Jessica on March 27, 2013
  50. Gov't

    Which of the following is NOT a major function of either of the two major parties in the United States? a. To keep the general public informed about key issues. b. To monitor the conduct of its candidates in office. c. To assure the qualifications of

    asked by Justin on January 22, 2007
  51. Social studies

    1. What did Alexis de Tocqueville observe on his visit to the United States that reflected changes that were happening in the country during Jackson’s administration? A. A strict divide between rich and poor B. A growing spirit of democracy and equality

    asked by XD on November 7, 2018
  52. History--Ms. Sue, Writeacher, Reed??

    Which factor contributed most to the beginning of the women's rights movement in the United States during the mid-1800s? -a dramatic increase in women's participation in the workforce -a shift in social attitudes brought on my increased sectional

    asked by Amy on May 11, 2015
  53. Social Studies (Ms. Sue)

    What were Roosevelt's achievements in the field of conservation? My answer: Roosevelt preserved more than 200 million acres of public lands. He established the nation's first wildlife refuge at Pelican, Florida. He doubled the number of national parks in

    asked by Anonymous on June 3, 2013
  54. Social studies

    What did Alexis de Tocqueville observe on his visit to United States that reflected changes that Were happening in the country during Jackson’s administration A. A strict divide between rich and poor B. A growing spirit democracy and equality between

    asked by Thank you on November 28, 2017
  55. History

    What did Alexis de Tocqueville observe on his visit to the United States that reflected changes that were happening in the country during Jackson's administration? A. a strict divide between rich and poor B. a growing spirit of democracy and equality

    asked by Anonymous on November 15, 2018
  56. 156

    is this a strong thesis statement? Legalizing marijuana has many benefits such as, reducing overcrowding in prisons, helping create jobs for low to mid income individuals, reduce the budget for ”the war on drugs” and can treat different medical

    asked by Anonymous on September 29, 2011
  57. college class

    What are the most significant similaritiesbetween the Chinese American and JApanese American (cultural) experiences? What are the differences? Choose from any of the following when considering similarities and Differences: Level of assimilation Relative

    asked by dawn on October 14, 2007
  58. Human Resource

    Can someone please look over this and let me know if this is right. • Develop documentation for human resources professionals to manage a specific employment position. The materials you create would assist human resources professionals to choose, train,

    asked by Vincent on September 28, 2007
  59. American Government

    In this extract from the federalist papers, Alexander Hamilton most likely use a comparison between the president of the united states and the king of Great Britain to show * that the president is just as powerful as the king. * that the king has treated

    asked by Becky on October 10, 2016
  60. history

    which statment best describes nations? nations must follow the law by the united states. nations have less political power than do regional organisations nations interact almost exclusively with other nations in their region nations have political power

    asked by Anonymous on October 19, 2016
  61. crime

    Since 1991, trends seem to indicate improvement with factors involving teenagers in the United States which could translate into a reduction in juvenile crime. Provide an explanation of at least three factors that would support this belief or provide an

    asked by ada on May 1, 2011
  62. math

    The following graph shows the growth of the median home value in a particular region of the United States starting in 1996. The graphs starts in 1996 and shows the trend through the year 2000; therefore x = 0 represents the year 1996 and x = 4 is 2000.

    asked by Anonymous on February 21, 2010
  63. MATH-157

    In each case, determine whether the situation calls for a discrete or continuous random variable and explain your answer. a. The description of the number of children in a family selected at random from families in Ft. Wayne, Indiana b. The net worth of an

    asked by Tyga on April 1, 2010
  64. Math

    In each case, determine whether the situation calls for a discrete or continuous random variable and explain your answer. Please help! a. The description of the number of children in a family selected at random from families in Ft. Wayne, Indiana b. The

    asked by Jennifer on January 14, 2010
  65. Humanities (Multiple Questionst)

    #1. The Iliad is a work that describes events related to the A) founding of Minoan culture B) early battles of the Persian Wars. C) attack on the Dorians on Mycenae D) Mycencean attack on the coastal of Troy #2. Which one of the following is NOT true

    asked by Tyson Hanlon on September 22, 2007
  66. Social studies help quick

    Why do United States citizens have civic responsibilities? A in a republic the president can order any citizen to help. B in a democracy every citizen must earn their rights C in a democracy the country is run by all citizens working together. D in a

    asked by JILL on September 20, 2017
  67. Social Studies

    what was the African diaspora? a. the transporting of Africans to the New World for slave labor b. the dispersion of Africans during and after the trans-Atlantic slave trade*** c. the multiculturalism of African American colonies in the New World d. the

    asked by Kaai97 on November 6, 2015
  68. Social Studies.

    where can i find information to answer these questions How do you think an average American’s perceptions of Muslim and Arab groups are created and what people think are the common United States-centric viewpoints on Muslim and Arab American and

    asked by Rachael on December 1, 2007
  69. SS8R - paragraph help!

    How did it make his money? He earned most of his fortune in the steel industry. In the 1870s, he founded the Carnegie Steel Company. Carnegie Steel Company was sold to the United States Steel Company in 1901 for $500 million is it good???? do i did more

    asked by Laruen on November 5, 2012
  70. math

    In the year 1910, many people immigrated to the United States-460,935 from northern and Western Europe, 465,356 from eastern and southern Europe, 89,534 from the Americas, 23,533 from Asia, and 1,072 from Africa. Make a bar graph to show this data. What

    asked by alice on September 7, 2009
  71. History

    what 3 or 4 political changes were the most important in the U.S., circa 1890s – 1910s? what were the 3 most important impacts of increased U.S. involvement in foreign countries, 1890s – 1910s? what were the 3 most important social changes in the

    asked by TayB on March 26, 2015
  72. social studies

    1. Why did the Supreme Court consider the Hudson River steamboat business to be interstate commerce? A.The steamboat business took travelers directly from New York to New Jersey with no other stops. B.Travel on the river included stops in New Jersey as

    asked by keke do u love me on December 18, 2018
  73. science

    how do liquid water, ice, and water vapor differ from one another? A.) They are different states of matter B.) They are different compounds C.) They are made of different kinds of molecules. D.) They are mad of different kinds of atoms.

    asked by jj on May 2, 2016
  74. math(CHECK ASNWERS)

    PLEASE CHECK MY ANWERS THANKS 1.The length of the driveway shown on a blueprint is 2 inches. If the actual length of the driveway is 20 feet, what is the scale of the blueprint? 1 in. = 1 ft 1 in. = 2 ft 1 in. = 10 ft (I PICK THIS) 1 in. = 40 ft 2.Marcus

    asked by Annabelle on January 26, 2014
  75. Social Studies

    What factors may contribute to the differences in GDP per capita in the areas of the world in places like Europe which is high compared to Africa which is low? I know that the United States and Europe are more technologically advanced than Africa. I also

    asked by James on February 6, 2011
  76. social studies

    6. Why would both these stores attract a good number of customers? A. Customers value different types of deals. B. Customers have different brand loyalties. C. Customers patronize both stores to maintain competition. D. Customers do not have the

    asked by soji on April 25, 2017
  77. 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

    asked by ibs on January 22, 2015
  78. 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.

    asked by Bree on May 21, 2014
  79. tempe

    An April 15, 2002 report in Time Magazine stated that the average age for women to marry in the United States is now 24.5 years of age. If the standard deviation is assumed to be 4.1 years, find the probability that a random sample of 32 U.S. women would

    asked by Paul on March 5, 2013
  80. Social Studies

    1. The president of the United States is elected by the electoral college. What type of system is this? 2. In ancient Athens (Greece) tribes and generals took turns at power. This is an example of what type of political system? 3.What type of political

    asked by Laura on February 26, 2009
  81. Statistics

    An April 15, 2002 report in Time Magazine stated that the average age for women to marry in the United States is now 24.5 years of age. If the standard deviation is assumed to be 4.1 years, find the probability that a random sample of 32 U.S. women would

    asked by Paul on March 5, 2013
  82. 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

    asked by lols on March 11, 2017
  83. Math

    The average monthly mortgage payment including principal and interest is $982 in the United States. If the standard deviation is approximately $180 and the mortgage payments are approximately normally distributed, find the probability that a randomly

    asked by Lesley on April 10, 2013
  84. Statistics

    In the United States, 43% of people wear a seat belt while driving. If two people are chosen at random, what is the probability that both of them wear a seat belt?

    asked by Lou on December 12, 2008
  85. Science

    Why can't companies make standard measured products to sell within the USA and make metric measured products to sell outside the United States?

    asked by Libby on September 30, 2013
  86. Social Studies

    A new oil field found in North Dakota would most likely have which effect on the United States? A)It would create more jobs and industries. B)It would strengthen the economy. C)It would weaken the economy. D)It would both create jobs and strengthen the

    asked by ZED( PLEASE CHECK MY ANSWER on May 17, 2017
  87. math

    need step by step on how you get the answer Aging in the United States In 2050, about of the population will be aged 65 or over and about 1 over 20 of the population will be aged 85 or over. Estimate the fraction of the population that will be between the

    asked by tony on October 25, 2011
  88. stats

    The per capita consumption of coffee by people in the United States in a recent year was normally distributed, with a mean of 24.2 gallons and a standard deviation of 8.1 gallons. What proportion of people in the U.S. drink more than 20 gallons of coffee a

    asked by jackie on April 6, 2012
  89. Education

    Which of the following would be most commonly accepted by most intelligence experts as an indication of intelligence A) being able to play Gershwin's "Rhapsody in Blue" after a relatively short period of practice B) solving problems such as, "If all A are

    asked by Lor on September 24, 2013
  90. social studies

    Please check: 1812- United States declares war against Britain The warship Constitution defeats the British ship Guerriere 1813- Battle of Lake Erie Battle of THames 1814- British burned Washington, D.C Battle of New Orleans 1815- Francis Scott Key writes

    asked by Celest on March 12, 2013
  91. History

    2. Why was McCarthyism able to spread so easily in the United States? A.The Rosenberg trial led the public to believe there were more communists in the country. B.Many people believed the returning army veterans were communists. C.The Vietnam War fueled

    asked by Evan on April 4, 2017
  92. Micreconomics

    How would the following situations affect the equilibrum nterest rate in the loanable funds market? (a) The states agree to abolish sals taxes. (b) The government reduces the budget deficit. (c) Technological improvements are made to increase expected

    asked by Marquerite on June 15, 2008
  93. Biology Research Paper

    'We are currently in an energy crisis. After food, fossil fuels are humanity's most important source of energy. These resources take millions of years to make. We are currently using the fuels that were made more than 300 million years ago, before the time

    asked by mysterychicken on March 17, 2010
  94. Statistic

    In the following problem, check that it is appropriate to use the normal approximation to the binomial. Then use the normal distribution to estimate the requested probabilities. More than a decade ago, high levels of lead in the blood put 87% of children

    asked by Brandee on March 9, 2015
  95. statistics

    In the following problem, check that it is appropriate to use the normal approximation to the binomial. Then use the normal distribution to estimate the requested probabilities. More than a decade ago, high levels of lead in the blood put 89% of children

    asked by Danielle on November 14, 2013
  96. English 3

    Question 1 “When in the Course of human events, it becomes necessary for one people to dissolve the political bands which have connected them with another, and to assume among the powers of the earth, the separate and equal station to which the Laws of

    asked by meena on May 18, 2014
  97. social studies

    The growing popularity of newspapers, magazines, and books in the United States during the 19th century contributed to which of these? The emergence of a uniquely American literary style The expansion of educational opportunities for women and minorities

    asked by Oscar on March 21, 2015
  98. History

    Select two groups of Native American people from two different areas within the united states.(I chose the Shawnee and the Inuit) The areas you can select from include North, West,Southwest, Plains, and East/Southeast. Explain how environmental factors

    asked by Sam on October 25, 2015
  99. S.S

    Lesson 10: Unit Test CE 2016 Social Studies 8 B Unit 6: Meeting New Challenges What was a common thread in the fall of communist regimes throughout Eastern Europe? A) a decline in education and health care B) poor economies and demands for more rights C) a

    asked by Simon on May 11, 2018
  100. US History

    My dear Hoover, in these days of unrest and general dissatisfaction, it is absolutely impossible for a man in? your position to get a clear and impartial view of the general conditions of things in America today. But, of this fact I am very positive , that

    asked by Anonymous on November 26, 2010