# 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. ## History

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

asked by Help! on October 6, 2017
2. ## L A/The Giver

With the chant, Jonas knew the community was accepting him and his new role, giving him life, the way they had given it to the newchild Caleb. His heart swelled with gratitude and pride. But at the same time, he was filed with fear. He did not know what

asked by Marylyn on May 19, 2015
3. ## English

What is the claim, warrant, and grounds in this article? Smart Guns Save Lives. So Where Are They? BOULDER, Colo. — JUST after Christmas, Veronica Rutledge of Blackfoot, Idaho, took her 2-year-old son to a Walmart store to spend holiday gift cards. As

asked by Anonymous on January 22, 2015
4. ## SOCIAL STUDIES

1. which is an event of the progressive era enacted by the local government in South Carolina? a. the first grange chapter was established for farmers b. the grandfather clause gave poor whites the right to vote c. blacks were disfranchises through a poll

asked by SOMEONE on June 4, 2015
5. ## SOCIAL STUDIES

1. which is an event of the progressive era enacted by the local government in South Carolina? a. the first grange chapter was established for farmers b. the grandfather clause gave poor whites the right to vote c. blacks were disfranchises through a poll

asked by help on April 28, 2016
6. ## algebra

The equation y= -1777x + 27,153 can be used to predict the number y of gun deaths in the United States x years after 2000, that is x=0 corresponds to 2000, x =3 corresponds to 2003, x=4 corresponds to 2004, and so on. Predict the number of gun deaths in

asked by Need help on September 12, 2009
7. ## History

16.)Which answer best describes the impact of the McCulloch vs. Maryland court case? A.)The case proved that federal banks had to follow state laws. B.)The case established the right for states to tax federal agencies. C.)The case proved that the states

asked by #FreeGucci on March 29, 2016
8. ## History

1. What was described as the "hardest work" slaves did? A: Work in rice fields B: Work in tobacco fields**** C: Work in the lumber business D: work loading and unloading ships in port 2. Which of the following best describes the social class of a small

asked by Anonymous human on February 3, 2017
9. ## U.S. History (Check, Please!)(REED)

1. How did religion play a part in the 1928 presidential election? A: Religion played a massive part in the 1928 presidential election. Because Democratic candidate Alfred Smith was a practicing Roman Catholic, many Protestants believed that the Catholic

asked by Victoria on March 17, 2016
10. ## com 156

I need someone to read over this and tell me if it sounds ok. It is supose to be a persuasive essay Why Americans should not count on Social Security for retirement. Even though Social Security may always have enough funds to support itself, Americans need

asked by Debbie on June 11, 2011
11. ## history

Which laws called for strict separation of the races in the South? (1 point) anti-discrimination laws Plessy v. Ferguson laws Jim Crow laws ***** boycott laws 2. Civil rights activists targeted segregation in interstate transportation (1 point) because

asked by helga on April 5, 2018
12. ## pol201

Question 4. 4. A federal court is said to have a “federal question” jurisdiction because (Points : 1) federal courts supersede state courts. all laws are federal. they hear cases that touch the Constitution and other federal laws. they hear cases that

asked by stacey on April 14, 2014
13. ## socials

UN which was United Nations was to keep peace, but how it not work? It not tell us that.

asked by Shreya on December 14, 2011
14. ## Geography

Why was a charter created for the United Nations?

asked by Anonymous on March 22, 2016

A manager refuses to reveal company secrets despite an offer of handsome kickbacks. Which of the following reasons justifies her action if she were to subscribe to Kohlberg’s preconventional level of moral reasoning? A- An idea of the unpleasant emotions

asked by Dee on August 27, 2013

A manager refuses to reveal company secrets despite an offer of handsome kickbacks. Which of the following reasons justifies her action if she were to subscribe to Kohlberg’s preconventional level of moral reasoning? A-An idea of the unpleasant emotions

asked by phia on August 27, 2013
17. ## fnu

The length of country and western songs is normally distributed and has a mean of 200 seconds and a standard deviation of 30 seconds. Find the probability that a random selection of 9 songs will have mean length of 186.30 seconds or less. Assume the

asked by giovanny on June 10, 2014
18. ## statistics

The length of country and western songs is normally distributed and has a mean of 200 seconds and a standard deviation of 30 seconds. Find the probability that a random selection of 9 songs will have mean length of 186.30 seconds or less. Assume the

asked by Anonymous on July 29, 2013
19. ## statistic 125

have three coins, two of which are fair and the other is a double header .suppose a coin is selected using random selection and tossed twice,one after the other.if i got two heads what is the probability that the coin that was selected was the double

asked by vanessa on March 21, 2012
20. ## stats.

The mean number of bumped airline passengers per day s 1.35 and the standard deviation is 0.25. For a random selection of a group of 40 days, what is the probability that the mean number of bumped passengers for the 40 days will be between 1.25 and 1.50?

asked by chris on April 2, 2013
21. ## History

1.Which of these was a precedent that George Washington set? A. constitutional amendment process B.formal presidential dinners C.singing of the national anthem D.use of a presidential cabinet 2.“The time for a new election of a citizen be president of

asked by Lizzy on January 5, 2015
22. ## SCIENCE

1 natural selection 2 alleles 3 phenotype 4 evolution 5 DNA 6 genes 7 mutation an organism's______________ is determined by its GENOTYPE which is coded in ________________ located in ________________ of which there are diferent forms called

asked by Sara on September 15, 2009
23. ## science

1 natural selection 2 alleles 3 phenotype 4 evolution 5 DNA 6 genes 7 mutation an organism's______________ is determined by its GENOTYPE which is coded in ________________ located in ________________ of which there are diferent forms called

asked by sara on September 15, 2009
24. ## history review sheet questions

What was the main result of the invention of the Clermont in 1807 How did the use of factory machines change life in America? Industries flourished in New England because of the access to ____________________ like coal and iron was better than in the

asked by Summer Moriarty on May 26, 2016
25. ## Marketing

The United States consumes one-fifth of all the world's coffee, making it the largest consumer in the world. But few Americans realize that agriculture workers in the coffee industry often toil in what can be described as "sweatshops in the fields." Many

asked by Jenifer on December 6, 2014
26. ## U.S History - need help to check my answer!!!

Document D: If slavery be wrong, it is justified by the example of all the world. He cited the case of Greece, Rome and other ancient states; the sanction given by France, England, Holland, and other modern states. In all ages, one half of mankind have

asked by Cassidy on February 23, 2014
27. ## Phi103

Reporter: A new campaign finance reform bill being considered by Congress would limit the amount of campaign contributions that political candidates can receive. However, a survey of candidates running for mayor, governor, and senate seats shows that not

asked by Harry on February 5, 2012
28. ## U.S history

Which of he following was an effect of the Missouri compromise ? A. Western Territories could only enter the union if they permitted slavery B. There were more senators in Congress from Free states then slave states C. Missouri enter the union as a slave

asked by Amanda on December 6, 2017
29. ## Math

Danny started making food early for the lunch crowd.He chopped vegetables for 25 minutes and made salads for 20 minutes.He cooked soup and made the daily special for 50 minutes.Then he baked a cake and two pies.This took 1 hr and 5 minutes.If Danny stopped

asked by Colton on May 1, 2012
30. ## Language

While television can be entertaining and educational, it also has a dark side, especially for children. On average children spend nearly 4 hours a day watching television. The harmful effects of television viewing far outweigh any benefits. Doing poorly in

asked by TheVroomin on December 14, 2017
31. ## writing paragraphs and sentences

Background Your favorite cousin has moved to your town and is looking for a job. Her previous experiences are working as a cashier and sales clerk at two department stores. You know she plans to apply at similar stores in your town. But you also know she

asked by Anonymous on March 18, 2009
32. ## american history

Please check :) 1. How did the pattern of european immigration shift in 1890? A. from jewish to catholic B. From northern to southern and eastern europeans*** C. from eastern to southern europeans D. from eastern to western europeans 2. The massive

33. ## Government

Which of the following is a true statement about the power of congress? A. Congress may overrule the bill of rights B. Congress may pass any law necessary and proper to carry out it enumerated powers C. Congress may overrule decisions by federal judges D.

asked by Mila on October 26, 2016
34. ## Math

Mr. Abernathy purchased a selection of wrenches for his shop. The total cost was \$78. He bought the same number of \$1.50 and \$2.50 wrenches, and half that many \$4 wrenches. The number of \$3 wrenches was one more than the number of \$4 wrenches. How many of

asked by Anoymous on October 29, 2016
35. ## English

In the play, A Raisin in the Sun, what should be included in the diagram of the stage besides the two bedroom doors, the window, Travis' bed, the table and chairs, and the couch? Also, I don't know where to put the door that leads into and out of the

asked by Anonymous on August 25, 2007
36. ## Art

Could you please check these examples and tell me if the sentences in brakets are possible? Thank you , Writeacher 1)Her boss is going to ask her out for dinner next Saturday. 2) The line is engaged. Would you like to hold? (Not: would you hold?) 3.Our

asked by John on May 14, 2012
37. ## US Government

Can someone please help confirm my answers? 1. Which of the following is TRUE regarding the Supreme Court’s modern rulings on regulation of interstate commerce? a. The Court allows federal regulation of almost anything related to interstate commerce. b.

asked by Lynn on June 14, 2018
38. ## georgraphy

What is considered to be the largest mountain-free area in Russia? By what other name is the Russian Plain known? How many time zones does Russia currently have? Russia is located only 50 miles from which US state? Describe the relative location of Russia

asked by Anonno on April 11, 2017
39. ## history

Which of the following was an effect of militarism in Europe in the late 1800's? a)Nations made political and military alliances. b)Strong governments developed. c)Nations made economic alliances, d)Political tension between nations was reduced. my answer

asked by Ciara's Sister on December 16, 2011
40. ## college math

please help me write the equation and solve for it. 1).in a basketball game, eric made half as many free throws as dan. if the total number of free throws made by both men was 18, how many free theows did eric make?

asked by erin on September 27, 2011
41. ## world history

which of the following was an effect of militarism in europe in the late 1800s? nations made political and military alliances. b)strong governments developed. c)nations made economic alliances. d)political tension between nations was reduced.

asked by karen on July 19, 2011
42. ## chemistry

calcium nitrate + sulfuric acid =caso4+? write a balanced chemical equation for this reaction including states. Ca(NO3)2 + H2SO4 ==> CaSO4 + 2HNO3 You don't have enough information to provide states. CaSO4 will be a solid so you write CaSO4(s). H2SO4 will

asked by walter on July 30, 2007
43. ## Economics

When state owned enterprises are sold, how should thier value be established? should it be based on The cost of the assets in place? The past earning power of the enterprise? The future earning power of the enterprises? Explain the above options and their

asked by Godfred on March 20, 2009
44. ## Literature

'A symbol is a person, place, or thing, or an event that stands for itself and for something beyond itself as well. What do you think the abalone shells symbolize or represent? Consider how the narrator describes the outside of the shell as well as the

asked by mysterychicken on December 9, 2009
45. ## English check

Please check to if see if the vocab words are paired with the right sentences. The sentences are supposed to explain the vocab word. Correct me if I'm wrong. 1. The all circumstantial but it definitely does not look good for the suspect. (SUSCEPTIBLE) 2. I

asked by Anonymous on November 6, 2015
46. ## Quick English check

Please check to if see if the vocab words are paired with the right sentences. The sentences are supposed to explain the vocab word. Correct me if I'm wrong. 1. The all circumstantial but it definitely does not look good for the suspect. (SUSCEPTIBLE) 2. I

asked by Anonymous on November 6, 2015
47. ## college physics

The energy difference between states A and B is twice the energy difference between states B and C (C > B > A). In a transition (quantum jump) from C to B, an electron emits a photon of wavelength 300 nm. What is the wavelength emitted when the photon

asked by Kelly on April 27, 2010
48. ## History

Which of the following became a valid criticism of the Electoral College system after the 2000 Bush v. Gore presidential elections? A:The election had to be decided in the Senate. B:The winner of the popular vote was not guaranteed the presidency.*** C:The

asked by Anonymous on January 22, 2018
49. ## SS HELP PLZ ASAP

1) The science that studies population distribution and change is called _________(1 point) A. demography B. geography C. economy D. sociology 2) Canada is bigger than the united states, but only has _______ as many people.(1 point) A.one-half B.one-fourth

asked by regan on November 2, 2015
50. ## Math

In a game, the Bulls score a total of 103 points and made three times as many field goals (2 points each) as free throws (1 point each). They also made eleven 3 points. How many goals did they have? 103=3(2)+ 1 + 11(3) would this equation be right?

asked by Amy~ on September 18, 2010
51. ## History

1. In declaring its intention to secede frmo the Union in 1860, South Caroling was affirming its position on A.Civil Rights B.States rights C.Individual rights D.Human Rights B? 2.Which event was the immediate cause of the seccession of several South

asked by M on March 26, 2015
52. ## English

Based on the description in "Blowup: What Went Wrong at Storm Mountain," what is the author's purpose for writing this selection? to explain how to prevent forest fires from spreading to inform about how to avoid getting caught in a forest fire to

asked by Caitlyn on November 12, 2018
53. ## Operations Management

Fresh Sub hires three workers during the peak hours. When customers arrive, one worker is dedicated to order taking and preparing the bread and the meat; then the customer is passed to the second worker, who asks the customer about the vegetable selection

asked by Nick on September 13, 2011

Which of the following explains how natural selection leads to evolution? A. Conditions in the environment reduce competition for resources within a species. B. Helpful variations accumulate among surviving members of the species. C. Overproduction

asked by Jasmine on May 7, 2014
55. ## algebra

The equation y= - 1777x + 27,153 can be used to predict the number y of gun deaths in the United States x years after 2000 that is, x=0 corresponds to 2000, x =3 corresponds to 2003, x = 4, and so on. Predict the number of gun deaths in 2004 and 2008, in

asked by help, help, help on September 12, 2009
56. ## History

What impact did technology have during World War I? a.Guerrilla warfare became more prevalent with advances in surveillance technology. b.The use of iron created the first battleships in the history of warfare. c.Military advancement on the western front

asked by Kyle on January 23, 2018
57. ## English

Circle the verb that agrees with the subject of each sentence below 1.Black and white (is are) my favorite color combination. is 2.The trees and shrubs (look looks) nice today look 3.Place mats or a tablecloth (go goes) in the picnic basket 4.Trucks and

asked by Jerald on March 8, 2013
58. ## Social Studies

26. Which sentence best describes how the process of westward expansion affected American political culture? A.The need for labor led to the abolition of slavery and increased respect for personal liberty . B. The concept of expansion led to an accepting

asked by BLEH on December 11, 2018
59. ## Math

The equation y= -1777x + 27,153 can be used to predict the number y of gun deaths in the United States x years after 2000, that is x=0 corresponds to 2000, x=2 corresponds to 2002, x=5 corresponds to 2005, and so on. Predict the number of gun deaths in

asked by John on August 2, 2008
60. ## English

Which is correct? This is a sample: it was made up in three seconds. This is a sample: It was made up in three seconds. Also, how many spaces should go between the colon and the next word? I was thinking two, since the clause after the colon is

asked by Allison B. on August 24, 2008
61. ## Math

Josef said that he could represent the amount of money he made last week with the expression: 24d + 8n. Write a problem about the money Josef made last week.

asked by Mary R. on April 22, 2015
62. ## Calculus

A closed box with square base is to be built. the bottom and the top of the box are to be made of a material costing \$2/ft^2, and all four sides are to be made of a material costing \$1/ft^2. what are the dimensions of the box of the greatest value that can

asked by yaniv on April 20, 2016
63. ## Civics

Which statement about the relationship between the judiciary and the federal bureaucracy is false? The federal bureaucracy is subject to the authority of the judicial branch. If a court finds fault with government action, it can issue an injunction. =The

asked by unknown on February 15, 2012
64. ## English

--The Watsons go to Birmingham- 1. Which of the following passages from the novel most accurately reflects the political climate of the United States in the early sixties? A. Let's see, where was the 'Coloreds only' bathroom downtown? B. Bright in the spot

asked by Bob on January 6, 2017
65. ## Science

Darwin based his theory of evolution by natural selection on his observations of the a. genotypes of individuals. b. phenotypes of individuals. c. genotypes of populations. d. phenotypes of populations. Is this a or d?

asked by NathanS on February 16, 2013
66. ## Maths

A bag contains 4 white beads and one black bead. Three beads are removed from the bag individually being replaced before each selection .find the probability that from the three beads there are at least two black beads

asked by Anu on January 17, 2016
67. ## Social Studies

Does the following, need any changes. I yes what are they: Have you ever noticed that the most important man in America every day when you are shopping, looking through your wallet, and even going to the bank? Well…the most important man in America is

asked by S... on March 18, 2011
68. ## Social Studies

Have you ever noticed that the most important man in America every day when you are shopping, looking through your wallet, and even going to the bank? Well…the most important man in America is our 1st president George Washington, and he is on our one

asked by S... on March 18, 2011
69. ## Language arts

Idk the answer to the question please help. Your a good man,Charlie Brown and "Happiness is a charming Charlie Brown at Orlando Rep" have very different purposes. In a paragraph, discuss how the purpose of each selection is reveled and why the purpose of

asked by Nevaeh on May 12, 2017
70. ## law

A woman in one state is suing a woman in another state for \$25,000. Which one of the following statements is accurate regarding the jurisdiction of the court in which the case was filed? A. The court can exercise personal jurisdiction over the nonresident.

asked by Anonymous on April 20, 2009
71. ## Allied Health

A woman in one state is suing a woman in another state for \$25,000. Which one of the following statements is accurate regarding the jurisdiction of the court in which the case was filed? A. The court can exercise personal jurisdiction over the nonresident.

asked by Andrew on April 20, 2009

Can you please prrof reread this paper for me? As you seen before I had to write about different ethnic groups and discrimination. Please let me know what you think. Thanks! Jews in America Jews in the United States have faced prejudice, segregation, and

asked by stephanie on March 1, 2010
73. ## Introduction to the Criminal Justice System

What is the federal judicial process? How do they properly process a defendant in a federal investigation? What is federal criminal pretrial process including jury selection, presentaion or evidence, jury instructions. Appreciate your help.

asked by Jo on November 28, 2006
74. ## Ss

According to the excerpt, who had more power under the articles of Confederation? A.it gave the majority of the power to the national government, and limited the power of individual states. B. It gave the majority of the power to the individual states, and

asked by Bay on October 12, 2017
75. ## English

1. She has a watch which is made in Switzerland. 2. She has a watch made in Switzerland. 3. She has a watch which was made in Switzerland. 4. She has a watch having been made in Switzerland. 5. She has a watch made in Switzerland. (#1 can be changed into

asked by rfvv on August 30, 2010
76. ## World History

Compare and Contrast Discuss President George H.W. Bush’s foreign policy by comparing and contrasting his decisions regarding three of the following countries: China, Kuwait, Panama, Somalia, South Africa, and Yugoslavia. Explain why you think that he

asked by Anonymous on June 9, 2015
77. ## algebra

I have a few math questions I made them just like my actual problems so that I can go through the steps you have went through to answer my own problems...Again THESE ARE NOT THE REAL PROBLEMS JUST EXAMPLES LIKE MINE WITH DIFFERENT NUMBERS. I don't know how

asked by Anonymous on June 12, 2013
78. ## micro econ

The equimarginal rule __________. equates the marginal utility per dollar spent on each good purchased states that in order to maximize utility the consumer should buy more of those goods with a high marginal utility states that in order to maximize

asked by Angela on July 25, 2018
79. ## science

traits and how they change 1 natural selection 2 alleles 3 phenotype 4 evolution 5 DNA 6 genes 7 mutation an organism's______________ is determined by its GENOTYPE which is coded in ________________ located in ________________ of which there are diferent

asked by Sara on September 15, 2009
80. ## genetics

Consider a population where gene A come in two form, A1 and A2. This gene is not under selection and random mating occurs with respect to that gene and p= 0.5 and q= 0.5. What are the expected genotype frequencies in the next generation? To do this, you

asked by Jessica on October 17, 2015
81. ## English

1. I made the boy carry my bag. 2. The boy is made to carry my bag. (#2 is the passive voice of #1. By the way why is 'to' added before "carry" in #2?) English - Writeacher, Sunday, December 6, 2009 at 8:33pm One is not exactly the passive of the other.

asked by rfvv on December 7, 2009
82. ## 6th grade Lang Arts

Can you check my homework, please? Identify each pronoun as personal, reflexive, demonstrative, indefinite or interogative. 1. These are Elberta peaches, which are very popular in the United States. Ans: these = indefinite 2. Nobody really knows where the

asked by Alexis on April 17, 2014
83. ## chemistry

Describe the difference in intermolecular forces between the two molecules. How does this affect the properties of the substance first one molecule is made up of H3C,OH,CH3, and another CH3. The second molecule is made up of H3C,O,OH3, and CH3.

asked by Ashley on May 30, 2015

should recreational drugs be legalized in the united staates?

asked by Lynne on February 23, 2010
85. ## Geography (Ms. Sue)

Why are the United Sates and its allies so concerned about terrorism?

asked by Anonymous on September 15, 2013
86. ## Managemnet

How to prepare an EFAS table for United Technologies.

asked by Luis on January 28, 2015
87. ## social studies

How did the Louisiana purchase affect the United State?

asked by you know it on November 2, 2018
88. ## elocution

theme united we stand divided we fall

asked by godwin on November 27, 2012
89. ## Geography

What are some of the humanitarian or social functions of the united nations

asked by Anonymous on March 22, 2016
90. ## History

How successful has Australia been in its role within the United Nations?

91. ## history

what is Australia's role in the founding of the united nations

asked by jordan on September 7, 2007
92. ## Social Stuides

What is one way that the United Nations shapes world affairs

asked by Zach on September 28, 2015

how many countries have gained independence from united kingdom?

asked by prachi on September 15, 2009
94. ## History

What was the United State's roll in the Mexican Independence?

asked by Matt on September 13, 2009
95. ## geography

United Kingdom:Great Britain::Holland:?

asked by Frances on February 21, 2008
96. ## Legal Studies

Why are the united nations headquarters in New York City?

asked by Jiskhaa on April 2, 2012
97. ## Geography

Why do the United State, Iceland, and Japan have geysers?

asked by Anonymous on August 26, 2013

What is the relationship between United Nations and international business?

asked by greatdanelola on September 9, 2008
99. ## physics

james made a very nice play on 13 hole on 2011 master's open. he made driver shot with initial velocity 200 m/s. the ball has a mass of 46g. its lunching angle is 28 degrees from the ground. draw the trajectory (x-y graph) with and without air resistance.

asked by sam on May 2, 2011
100. ## Social Studies

I need help with these definitions! Thanks!! Just some or all would be nice!! Cyrus the Great Zoroastrianism Sparta & Athens Peloponnesian War Macedon Philip of Macedon Alexander the Great Hellenism Hellenistic culture Carthage & Punic Wars Julius Caesar

asked by Herty on December 2, 2010