1. ss

    You have been reading about the war between the United States and Mexico from 1846 to 1848. It sprang out of a dispute between two countries over the southern border of Texas. The U.S. claimed the Rio Grande as the border, while Mexico claimed the Nueves
  2. history

    About the buildings... Why did Thomas Jefferson believe that Classical Revival was more appropriate style than Georgian for public buildings in the new United States? The Classical Revival architecture reflected tha ancient Greek ideals of democracy.
  3. math

    All the instructions say is: Applications The United States is China's largest export market. Imports from China grew about 82 billion dollars in 1999 to 152 billion dollars in 2003. Let x=0 correspond to 1990, find the amount of imports in 2006. Can
  4. Languege

    Which sentence contains an opinion? Thomas Jefferson supported American independence from Great Britain. He was a lawyer in his home state of Virginia. Jefferson authored the Declaration of Independence, the most important document in history. THIS ONE He
  5. Environmental Science

    In the United States we are fortunate to have an abundant supply of food, and much of this is due to our agricultural technology. However, there are many concerns about our food source including genetically modified crops, the use of more chemicals, and
  6. Need help World Geography

    1. With respect to global connections, association with _______ offers the brightest immediate future for many African countries. A. India B. the European Union. C. China D. the United States. 2. Slum areas called shantytowns occur in _________ major
  7. World History

    4. What was a consequence of British imperial rule in India? a. Indian culture exceled and the people of the country became wealthy. b. Indian people were massacred in Jallianwala Bagh and their culture decimated. c. Gandhi became a prominent leader for
  8. science

    In the United States we are fortunate to have an abundant supply of food, and much of this is due to our agricultural technology. However, there are many concerns about our food source including genetically modified crops, the use of more chemicals, and
  9. government

    all treaties must be approved by a two thirds vote of a. the senate b. the house c. both houses of congress d. the supreme court a.
  10. History

    Which of the following belongs in the last box House of Representatives, CONGRESS, ???? A.Cabinet B.President C.Senate D.Supreme Court C??
  11. English

    What is the function of the gerund in this sentence Representing the junior class was her job as a memeber of the Student Senate
  12. American Constitutional Law

    Who may declare war? A. President B. House of Representatives C. Senate D. Entire Congress I am torn between A & D (but leaning toward D). Please help.
  13. Politics

    If an individual decides to drop out from running for office (Senate), what happens to the money that was donated and raised for the campaigning? Where does it go?
  14. APUSH

    in the late nineteenth century: how could trusts purchase a senate seat? what were the sympathies of the national government like?
  15. please check my answer

    please check my answer thanks :) four chairs at $22.00 each 1 table for $212 and umbrella for $85 What is the total of this bill if the sales tax is 6% $22 x 4 ----- 88 212 + 85 -------- 385 x 0.6 % -------------
  16. Physics

    7. In a meeting room, there are chairs, a table, and people. Which of these things has a temperature a) lower than, b) greater than, or c) equal to the temperature of the air?
  17. please check my answer

    please check my answer thanks :) four chairs at $22.00 each 1 table for $212 and umbrella for $85 What is the total of this bill if the sales tax is 6% $22 x 4 ----- 88 212 + 85 -------- 385 x 0.6 % -------------
  18. Civics

    The fact that the states had to unanimously agree to changing the Articles of Confederation meant that the states would have to begin the process of making changes to the government it didn’t matter how ordinary citizens felt about the Articles of
  19. History

    Speaker A: "It is proper for the United States to seize the Philippines before some other country does. We can use both natural resources and the port." Speaker B: "We have saved the Cubans from Spain. It would be dangerous to give them too much freedom;
  20. History

    Theodore Roosevelt's taking of the Panama Canal Zone is an example of: Select one: a. his ability to "speak softly". b. his belief in intervening with the sole purpose to "uplift" the peoples of Central America. c. his belief in "liberal internationalism"
  21. 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
  22. Social Studies

    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 efforts and briefly explain what it hoped to accomplish. An example of one of the peace efforts was the
  23. Physics

    The United States and South Korean soccer teams are playing in the first round of the World Cup. An American kicks the ball, giving it an initial velocity of 3.6 m/s. The ball rolls a distance of 5.0 m and is then intercepted by a South Korean player. If
  24. Language Arts

    Please help me with these questions and answer them all if you can. The electoral college determine who becomes president and vice president. each state is given two votes in the college, as well as extra seats based on the states population. what is the
  25. hhisttorry

    Which "act of Mexico herself," referred to by President Polk in this passage, was the cause of war between the United States and Mexico? (1 point) Mexico’s refusal to discuss the U.S. offer to buy California and New Mexico Mexico’s massacre of the
  26. U.S.History

    couldn't find the answr to this one in my book: Under popular sovereignty, the decision whether or not to allow slavery in a territory was mady by a. Congress b. the voters of the territory c. the Supreme Court d. the President this is all my book says:
  27. language arts

    choose which metaphor, melting pot or salad bowl, you think is best for the united states and explain why. I said melting pot because: - people from different cultures marry and have children - people from different cultures assimilate into our country -
  28. ethnics

    What are the most significant similarities between the Chinese American and Japanese American [cultural]? What are the differences? Choose from any of the following topics when considering similarities and differences: · Level of assimilation · Relative
  29. math

    i posted this yesterday and never received a answer i do really neeed this help 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
  30. us history

    what challenges face minorities in the united states today? how are minorities dealing with these challenges? I want to understand the question, what does it mean by minorities? - does it mean PEOPLE like ummm immigrants, Latinos, Blacks, or Asians??? and
  31. history

    In the english bill of rights only protestants could bear arms for defense , this is different than the United States Bill of Rights were pretty much anyone can bear arms? Is this right? Since the protestants were a religion. Not all the people.
  32. U.S. History

    Should English be declared the official language of the United States? List three effects that you believe such a law would have. Explain your position. i need some help doing this.My position is that i DON'T think English should be declared the official
  33. Math

    Assume that the average annual salary for a worker in the United States is $30,500 and that the annual salaries for Americans are normally distributed with a standard deviation equal to $6,250. Find the following: (A) What percentage of Americans earn
  34. math

    Assume that the average annual salary for a worker in the United States is $30,500 and that the annual salaries for Americans are normally distributed with a standard deviation equal to $6,250. Find the following: (A) What percentage of Americans earn
  35. 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
  36. Criminal precedure

    Question 11 of 20 5.0 Points Under the Fourth Amendment, which of the following is NOT a valid purpose for setting up a roadblock? A. Immigration law enforcement B. Detecting drunk drivers C. Checking for drivers licenses and registration D. Drug detection
  37. Algebra 1 (HELP PLEASE!!)

    The United States Mint reported at the end of 2006 that the unit cost of producing and distributing a penny was 1.21 c. What percent of the value of a penny is this cost? What can you conclude about the cost of making pennies? • How can a model help you
  38. history

    1.Which best describes the US foreign relations or policies for the entire 19th cnetury a. american foreign policy frequently became entwined in the issues raised by conflicts between european powers b. the united states maintained a small military and
  39. Social Studies

    Document Based Question Essay Question: The debate over the extent of federal power with regard to the states dominated the political scene the first twenty years of the post-Revoluntionary War United States and would set the stage for future division
  40. Geography

    What factors might account for the per capita incomes of Colorado, Delaware, Maryland, Massachusetts, New Jersey, and New York of the United States and Yukon Territory, Ontario, and Northwest Territories of Canada? My answer: The factors which may account
  41. ethn- please revise

    should United States government policy favor certain kinds of immigrants? Should ( citizenship) preference be given to the neediest applicants? The most talented? The most oppressed? The richest? should applications from certain countries be given
  42. 8gradeHistory

    Which of the following is the BEST interpretation of the Supreme Court decision in McCullough v. Maryland? a.The federal government cannot tax state institutions. b. States have no power to control federal institutions within their borders. c. States can
  43. History

    Which of the following was a direct consequence of Andrew Jackson's Bank War? People were no longer able to buy land on credit. Financial institutions closed, leading to unemployment. The value of paper money decreased, leading to inflation. Fewer
  44. history

    8. How did the economic boom of the 1920s affect the majority of South Carolina? A. More people were able to invest in new cars farmers had their impo to invest in new cars B. farmers had the opportunity to purchase more land **** C. electricity was made
  45. Science

    Luther Burbank was a plant breeder who developed a strain of potato plant that produced more tubers of larger size than other potato plants that were grown on farms at the time. This strain of potato was also resistant to the potato blight that had wiped
  46. science (any tutor)

    3. Luther Burbank was a plant breeder who developed a strain of potato plant that produced more tubers of larger size than other potato plants that were grown on farms at the time. This strain of potato was also resistant to the potato blight that had
  47. Science

    Luther Burbank was a plant breeder who developed a strain of potato plant that produced more tubers of larger size than other potato plants that were grown on farms at the time. This strain of potato was also resistant to the potato blight that had wiped
  48. algebra

    Six people are going to be seated in a row of 8 chairs. How many different ways may they be seated?
  49. algebra

    six people are going to be seated in a row of 8 chairs. how many different ways may they be seated?
  50. algebra

    Six people are going to be seated in a row of 8 chairs. How many different ways may they be seated?
  51. social studies

    plzz HELP me with my social studies i need to get this one done within 10 min plzz 1. Which word most closely means civility? (1 point) respect discipline patriotism liberty 2. Civic-mindedness most encourages people to (1 point) speak their minds about
  52. English

    Can you check if the following statements are possible please? Thank you very much. 1) After 1810 the greater part of African Americans in slavery were born in the United States. 2) White slave owners were afraid of African customs because they couldn’t
  53. United States History

    What do the "sick chicken" case (schechter poultry) and Jefferson's objection to hamilton's bank of the United states have in common? A. both- neessary and proper clause B. oppostiion of direct taxation of fed govt C. attempts to control inflation thro
  54. Macroeconomics

    Which of these are not accurately accounted for by either the income or expenditure methods of calculating GDP for the United States? a. The Brazilian wood that is used for flooring an American house. b. The value of leisure time. c. The loss of enjoyment
  55. HISTORY

    Please help me. Which of the following is NOT a long-term trend marking the expansion of suffrage in the United States? a. removing restrictive requirements based on religious belief b. the Federal Government taking less of a role in protecting suffrage
  56. us history

    "the american war is over, but this is far from being the case with the american revolution." i need to know 1 more event or area of american life that represents this quote, i already have government and the Bill of Rights The United States is still
  57. Civics

    The author of the Federalist Paper Number 11 wrote: "A navy of the United States, as it would embrace the resources of all, is an object far less remote than an army of any single state or partial confederacy." The author would most likely agree that
  58. 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 were about $3885 million
  59. Quantum Physics

    Consider a qubit subject to the Hamiltonian (1 4 4 1). Calculate the states of definite energy. What are the energies of these states?
  60. U.S History

    Case Study: General Andrew Jackson: Andrew Jackson's military career spanned several wars including the American Revolution, the Creek War, the War of 1812, and the First Seminole War. After the Creek War, Jackson and the Creek Indians signed the Treaty of
  61. English Help Please Due at 8am

    Please proofread for any errors. If you see any please correct them. Thank you. Obesity is one of the major causes of health problems in the United States. Research has been done about this topic for many years. It is more common in the United States
  62. social studies

    What did the northern states want when the 13 new states wanted to change the Articles of Confederation to a Constitution?
  63. American Government

    Which of the following statements is true of the Soviet union in the decades after the Bolshevik revolution? A. The Soviet Union failed to industrialize or become a military power B. The Soviet Union became a democratic republic with an emphasis on
  64. World History

    Which of the following examples could be used in support of the claim that nationalism contributed to World War I. A. France considered Alsace and Lorraine to belong to France rather than Germany. B. When Austria declared war on Serbia, it was also
  65. history

    Hi jiskha! I am studying for a test on Latin America. I know the Helms Burton Act was to place an embargo on Cuban goods, but what was the other act that limited immigration? If I recall correctly, it allowed Cuban immigrants if they washed ashore, but if
  66. history multiple choice

    passage of the neutrality acts of 1935, 1936, and 1937 by the U.S. resulted in all of the following EXCEPT: a. abandonment of the traditional policy of freedom of the seas b. a decline in the navy and other armed forces c. making no distinction whatever
  67. history

    1. Which factor contributed most to the U.S. acquisition of Florida in 1819? A.The defeat of Great Britain in the War of 1812 B. U.S. military victories in Florida during the 1810s C. Spain's loss of control over its South American territories D.
  68. PREDICT

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

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

    Do you think our country's history would be different if the Articles of Confederation had remained as our constitution? yes, I do think our country's history would be different if the Articles had remained as our Constitution. Power was given to the
  71. Algebra

    There were 39,000 desktop publishing jobs in the United States in 2000. It has been projected that there will be 64,000 desktop publishing jobs in 2010. (a) Using the BLS data, find the number of desktop publishing jobs as a linear function of the year.
  72. history

    rationale for imperialism in the era 1890–1910 included all of the following ideas EXCEPT: A. American ideas and institutions were superior to those of inferior nations. B. the United States needed a vast buffer zone to offset communist expansionism. C.
  73. SS

    The Midwestern region of the United States is often referred to as the heartland because it is the agricultural center of the nation. What have technological advances such as drilling equipment for wells, machinery, and computers done for the Midwest? The
  74. Science Biology

    Can you give me a example of Natural Selection?
  75. Language arts

    What is the central idea of the selection
  76. probability lottery

    if 89,88,45,9,33, were selected from 1-90, what are the five next numbers to be selection.
  77. Sociology

    Define Sexual Selection?
  78. math

    if 22, 73 ,36,26,51 were selected from 1-90 next selection will be what numbers
  79. biology

    what is diversifying natural selection
  80. biology

    what is natural selection and how does it work? >
  81. Evolutionary Bio

    What is Ghost of selection past?
  82. biology

    What is evolution by natural selection? Do it mean changes.
  83. biology

    define natural selection
  84. U.S History - Pls check my answer, tks :)

    Document A - President Jackson’s First Annual Message to Congress (December 7, 1829: Our conduct toward the Indians is deeply interesting to our national character. Surrounded by the whites with their arts of civilization the whites have destroyed the
  85. History

    Case Study: General Andrew Jackson: Andrew Jackson's military career spanned several wars including the American Revolution, the Creek War, the War of 1812, and the First Seminole War. After the Creek War, Jackson and the Creek Indians signed the Treaty of
  86. socials

    what the purpose of the charlottetown accord? this the passage prime minister mulroney believed he had to continue with the constitution debate. Anxious to avoid previous mistakes, his government appointed a special "Citizen's Forum"-a committe that
  87. English

    Word Bank: deliberately, derision, despair, diligent, fatigue, felicitous, fervent, impudent, insolence, keen, lingered, meagerness, merit, mock, obliged, resentful, tedious, terse, treacherous, vast. The group of friends _________ around the coffee shop
  88. Statistics

    A wide variety of oak trees grow in the United States. In one study, a sample of acorns was collected from different locations, and their volumes, in cm3, were recorded. In the table are summary statistics for these data: N 38 Mean 3.0 Median 1.8 St. Dev.
  89. history

    can i get sites where i can find the answer 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 form
  90. Algebra

    For the period 1995-2002, the total personal expenditures (in billions of dollars) in the United States for food, f(x), and for housing, h(x), can be described by the equations shown below, where x is the number of years past 1995. f(x) = 40.74x + 742.65
  91. Civics

    20.   The governmental body responsible for interpreting the Constitution is the  A. Supreme Court. B. president. C. House of Representatives. D. Senate.  A?
  92. U.S. History

    NY had 12 electoral votes in 1792 how many representatievs did NY have in the Senate? how many in the House of Representatives. i know i've already asked this before. but i don't get it thankyou for helping
  93. American Government

    Who counts the Electoral College vote? House of Representatives*** Senate state legislatures Supreme Court
  94. Canadian Government

    Possible reform of the Canadian Senate. Would this be.. Effective, elected, equal? Incase if you don't know what Im doing, Im just matching terms to definitions.
  95. Social Studies

    what were some of the lasting effects of the Vietnam war?(2 answers) A.Hundreds of thousands of soldiers suffered physical and emotional pain* B.Americans were divided over whether the war was worth fighting* C.American soldiers helped solidify a lasting
  96. Pre-Cal

    This exercise is based on the following table, which lists interest rates on long-term investments (based on 10-year government bonds) in several countries in 2008. Assuming that you invest $9,000 in the United States (3.9%), how long (to the nearest year)
  97. social studies.

    1. What two countries were in a cold war? c. UNited States and Soviet Union 2. The actions of Rosa Parks lewd to the boycott of cities buses in b. Montgomery, Alabama. 3. Malcolm X, an important voice for some African Americans, was a leader of the a.
  98. Math

    you have a job assembling tables and chairs. you are paid $30 for each chair and $70 for each table. last week you assembled a total of 14 items and make $660. how many did you make of each?
  99. Microeconomics

    6.) "Since peaking in 1976, per capita beef consumption in the United States has fallen by 28.6 percent... [and] the size of the U.S. cattle herd has shrunk to a 30-year low." a.) Using firm and industry diagrams, show the short-run effect of declining
  100. SS7R - HW Qs. Check (Q3)

    The ___________ states the responsibilities of the government and protects the rights of states and citisens answer - south am i correct????????