Sultan Mehmet wanted only the walls and buildings of the city, Constantinople; but his soldiers could keep the rest. Why?

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  1. Art

    Jesse is drawing a scene of a bridge over a river with buildings of a city in the backround.He drew a ship between the bridge and buildings. Which part of the drawing will closely match the hue of the sky? -bridge -buildings -river -ship I think river.

  2. English

    Read the sentence. Philadelphia has many historic buildings, beautiful parks, and is home to many excellent restaurants. Which revision corrects the faulty parallelism? A) Philadelphia, not only home to many excellent restaurants, but it also has historic

  3. physical science

    Which of the following pairs of objects would have the strongest gravitational pull? two buildings in the same city ← two tall buildings in different cities two stars very far away from each other two stars very close to each other my answer is c

  4. Math - Trig

    Two buildings of equal height are 850 feet apart. An observer on the street between the buildings measures the angles of elevation to the tops of the buildings as 29° and 40°. How​ high, to the nearest​ foot, are the​ buildings? I don't know how to

  5. physics

    An airplane flies 200 km due west from city A to city B and then 260 km in the direction of 32.0° north of west from city B to city C. (a) In straight-line distance, how far is city C from city A? ?km (b) Relative to city A, in what direction is city C?

  6. physics

    an airplane flies 200km from city a to city b east,then 200km south from city b to c,and finally 100km northwest to city d.how far is it from city a to city d.in what direction must the airplane head to return directly to city a from city d?

  7. English

    What caused soldiers of the Confederate army to bring injured John Burns home to his wife in “John Burns: The Unlikely Civil War Hero”? A. They wanted to do something kind for the Union army after the battle. B. They felt guilty that they had hurt a

  8. art

    how did the city of venice beach decide to mangage graffiti? A. allow artist to use certain walls for it B. ban the sale of all spray paint in the city C. create strict fines for those who crate it D. sponsor exhibits of graffiti in local museums

  9. Biology

    Use an example to describe the relationship among cells, tissues, organs, and organ systems. Do you mean analogy rather than example? If so: Picture a living organism as a city. The houses are cells, city blocks are tissues, residential areas could be

  10. social studies

    1. which of the following statements describe the controversy surrounding arkanasas's decision to secede from the union select all that apply. A. secessionists wanted to immediately secede from the union. B.confederates wanted to remain part of the union.

  11. Social Studies

    How did Chandragupta conquer Magadha? A. by sending in his spies to open the city gates to his soldiers B. by attacking their borders and slowly weakening the outer reaches of the city first C. by uniting with the Greeks, combining their forces, and

  12. Maths

    An army of soldiers of 23750 soldiers had to stand in equal rows and coloums . Is it possible to do so? If not how many more soldiers are needed to do so. Find the number of soldiers in each row

  13. history

    PLS HELP “I've spoken of the Shining City all my political life. …In my mind it was a tall, proud city built on rocks stronger than oceans, windswept, God-blessed, and teeming with people of all kinds living in harmony and peace; a city with free ports

  14. physics

    An airplane flies 200km due west from city A to city B and then 305km in the direction of 33.5 degrees north of west from city B to city C. a.) in straight-line distance, how far is city C from city A? b.) relative to city A,in what direction is city C?

  15. College Physics

    An airplane flies 200 km due west from city A to city B and then 240 km in the direction of 31.0° north of west from city B to city C. (a) In straight-line distance, how far is city C from city A? (b) Relative to city A, in what direction is city C?

  16. World History

    Which best describes how the fall of Constantinople to Ottoman Turks affected Europe? A) The Ottoman Empire spread Eastern Orthodox Christianity into southeastern Europe including Greece and Italy. B) The Ottoman Empire captured Constantinople’s gold

  17. math

    using the fundamental counting principle with three or more groups of items There are three highways from city A to city B, two highways from city B to city C,and four highways from city c to city D. How many different highway routes are there from city A

  18. Pysics

    An airplane flies 400 km west from city A to city B, then 200km northwest to city c and finally 100 km north to city D. How far it is from city a to d?

  19. World History

    What impact did Emperor Constantine's establishment of the “New Rome” (Constantinople) have on the Roman Empire? A.The expense of building the new city impoverished the later Empire. B. The pope moved his headquarters from “Old Rome” to “New

  20. History

    Why did Shi Huangdi tear down the walls of Chinese kingdoms? A. He needed building materials for the Great Wall. B. He wanted to ensure the nobles could not defend against him. C. The walls did not meet his standard specifications. D. He wanted the walls

  21. Mathematics

    City y is 200km and in the direction of 048 from city x. City x is 80km and in the direction of 108 from city y. Find the distance of city z from city x and the bearing of city x from z

  22. Social Studies

    What did the confederate soldiers call the Union soldiers? Yankees? What did the union soldiers call the confederate soldiers? Rebels? Name the Confederate Iron Clad ship? Merrimack? How did Stonewall Jackson get shot? Was shot during the Battle of

  23. math

    using the fundamental counting principle with three or more groups of items There are three highways from city A to city B, two highways from city B to city C,and four highways from city c to city D. How many different highway routes are there from city A

  24. History

    Which descriptions of the roles of the popes and patrons of the arts in restoring the city of Rome are accurate? Choose all the correct answers. A- organized teams to find ancient statues buried in Rome. B- commissioned artists to create stunning paintings

  25. physics

    An airplane flies 200 km due west from city A to city B and then 280 km in the direction of 30.5° north of west from city B to city C. (a) In straight-line distance, how far is city C from city A? (b) Relative to city A, in what direction is city C? The

  26. History

    Which most accurately describes events leading to the fall of the Roman Empire? moors sacked Constantinople after emperor Caligula move he roman capital to Venice Vikings sacked Constantinople after emperor servus moved the capital to Thrace the Islamic

  27. Social Studies

    How could John Adams defend the British soldiers but still seen as a Patriot? Adams knew that many patriots wanted the British soldiers to be set free. Adams defended the soldiers because many Patriots' belief in justice****** Adams defended the soldiers

  28. physics

    An airplane flies 200 km due west from city A to city B and then 270 km in the direction of 31.0° north of west from city B to city C. (a) In straight-line distance, how far is city C from city A? (b) Relative to city A, in what direction is city C?

  29. Social Studies

    How did knowing how to cut and stack stones help early Andean civilizations grow? A. They built walls to keep out invaders. B. They built large buildings to store food. C. They built monuments to great leaders. D. They built irrigation channels to carry

  30. social studies

    I need a lot of help. Which of the following statements best explains why many believed that Constantinople would be a better seat for the head of the Christian church than was Rome? A. Constantinople was closer to the Holy land B. Rome was remote and

  31. Social studies

    In 1860 after Tenement fire took 20 lives in New York city buildings laws were extensively revised and strengthened at that time the position of superintendent of buildings was created with the fire department to enforce the new structural safety laws and

  32. history

    what was the reason of the first crusades? A.the pope called for the destruction of the eastern Orthodox church at Constantinople B.When the Seljuk Turks took control of the Holy Land, it became more dangerous for Christians to travel there C. Muslim

  33. History

    Which best describes how the fall of Constantinople to Ottoman Turks affected Europe? 1 The Ottoman Empire spread Eastern Orthodox Christianity into southeastern Europe including Greece and Italy. 2 The Ottoman Empire captured Constantinople’s gold

  34. Mathematics

    City y is 200km and in the direction of 048 from city x. City x is 80km and in the direction of 108 from city y. Find the distance of city z from city x and the bearing of city

  35. social studies

    I need a lot of help. Which of the following statements best explains why many believed that Constantinople would be a better seat for the head of the Christian church than was Rome? A. Constantinople was closer to the Holy land B. Rome was remote and

  36. MATH

    Marco paints a wall and charges $20 as set up fee. He charges at least $60 per big wall and he for small walls he charges no more than $40 per wall.He has just completed painting either all big walls or small walls. His invoice states that he received

  37. possessive nouns

    American ______ efforts helped win the war. Is it A. soldiers B. soldier's C. soldiers' D. soldiers's

  38. 5

    What can architects do to help promote physical activity initiatives? A. Construct buildings with active options such as, access to stairs B. Create buildings that do not allow handicap access C. Avoid providing efficient methods of walking within and

  39. 8th Grade Language Arts Ms. Sue Help

    Select whether the sentence below is a simple, compound, complex or compound-complex sentence However, when David came to conquer the city with his army, he discovered that the Jebusites got their drinking water from a spring just outside the city walls.

  40. Physics

    An airplane flies 200 km due west from city A to City B and them 300 km in the direction of 30.0 degrees north of west from city B to city C. In straight-line distance, how far is city C from city A? Relative to city A, in what direction is city C?

  41. LA

    In what way do the people actually "disappear" in "The City Is So Big"? A)They cannot be seen once they go inside the buildings. B)They disappear behind closed elevator doors. C)They are murdered. D)They move to the suburbs. I choose B?

  42. Social studies

    Why did Shi Huangdi tear down the walls of Chinese kingdoms? A. He needed building materials for the Great Wall. B. He wanted to ensure the nobles could not defend against him. C. The walls did not meet his standard specifications. D. He wanted the walls

  43. science

    Which of the following pairs of objects would have the strongest gravitational pull? two buildings in the same city ← two tall buildings in different cities two stars very far away from each other two stars very close to each other my answer is c

  44. dc history

    1. why was washington dc not built in a state? 2. who was in charge of building wdc? WHAT WAS THE DESIGN LIKE? 3.Why did PIERRE L'EFAND DESIGN DIFFERENT BLDGS. FOR THE CONGRESS AND PRESIDENT? 4.Why did it take so long to build wdc? 5. why is it important

  45. history

    Which was Pope Urban II's goal in calling for the First Crusade in 1095? a.) opening trade with China b.) converting Muslims to Christianity c.) recapturing the Holy Land d.) sacking the city of Constantinople

  46. history

    is massachusetts the city where british soldiers fired on townspeople, killing five of them. And is massachuetts the city where in 1773 angered citizens dumped british tea into the harbor? http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/American_Revolution Use Ctrl + F and

  47. History

    What is one effect of the Native American presence near Taos? Taos has many buildings in the modernist style. Tourists come to the city to witness Native American celebrations. A tribal government oversees the city of Taos. Taos has a museum dedicated to

  48. social studies

    For what reason did Hernan Cortes most likely build Mexico city over top of Tenochtilan. He liked the location. (MY ANSWER) He wanted to prevent the Aztecs from farming. He wanted to demonstrate Spanish superiority. He did no want to spend time looking for

  49. Biology ?

    Use an example to describe the relationship among cells, tissues, organs, and organ systems Do you mean analogy rather than example? If so: Picture a living organism as a city. The houses are cells, city blocks are tissues, residential areas could be

  50. PHYSICS!!!! help!!!

    A perfectly spherical, but squishable ball of radius 10 cm is blown up to an internal pressure of 2 atm. The ball is placed between two perfectly vertical walls and the walls are slowly squeezed together. Initially the ball slips down the walls, but when

  51. s.s project

    my is elderly people things to start a presentation goes like this ............. 'cities needs to provide services to all residents but espially to eldery people' because there population increases in future! city need 55 plus buildings to live and

  52. mathematics

    City A is 300km east of city B, city C is 200km on a bearing of 123° from city B. how far is city C from city A

  53. english

    what Rhetorical Strategy was used in this sentence . “I loved the city; I wanted to grow old here, to teach kids from neighborhoods, to bring up my own kids here. But also I wanted to work for the public and work to give people an education that was

  54. Language arts

    1. A student who toiled at school would probably get good grades.**** play a lot of sports. get suspended. 2. Read the following paragraph from Coming to America. Then answer question 2. "In my hometown of Ting Jiang, in southeastern China, people always

  55. Social Studies

    “In 1860, after a tenement fire took 20 lives, New York City's building laws were extensively revised and strengthened. At that time, the position of "Superintendent of Buildings" was created within the Fire Department to enforce the new structural

  56. social studies

    Was the city of Constantinople named after the greek city Byzantium? Or was it just built on that former site with a new name?

  57. forces and motion

    Which of the following pairs of objects would have the strongest gravitational pull? two buildings in the same city ← two tall buildings in different cities two stars very far away from each other two stars very close to each other

  58. english 2

    The paragraph below needs to be made more coherent. Use repetition, synonyms, and pronouns to link the sentences. Type the improved paragraph in the space provided on the following page Many cities are easily distinguished by their skylines. In such

  59. English

    A committee of architects and firms was formed to plan the Word's Exposition buildings. The collective result was the construction of a group of 150 buildings known by the White City. Their design established white, columnar architecture as the only

  60. American History

    What did John Kerry view as a chief disservice to returning soldiers that illustrated that they were unwanted by America. A. Americans viewed soldiers with distrust, and the administration viewed them with apathy. B.Soldiers returned with psychological

  61. Science help asap!

    Which do the following is an example of constructive force? A: buildings collapse in an earthquake** B: river erosion within the Grand Canyon’s rock walls C: weathering of a mountin due to rain. D: a volcanic eruption.

  62. english

    The paragraph below needs to be made more coherent. Use repetition, synonyms, and pronouns to link the sentences. Type the improved paragraph in the space provided on the following page. Many cities are easily distinguished by their skylines. In such

  63. English

    In the middle of the sixteenth century, Antwerp was a crowded, lively city; some hundred thousand people lived there. Disease, Plague, and fire took their regular toll; yet boom conditions prevailed. New houses, shops, and guildhalls were constructed, and

  64. math

    You figure that you will buy property many times and you endeavor to work out a formula that will tell you the price of the land and the price of the buildings any time. So suppose the price for the land and buildings combined is S (for "sum") and the land

  65. Math

    Zachary traveled from city A to city B. He left city A at 7:30 a.m. and reached city B at 12 noon. Find the average speed if city B is 180 miles away from city A.

  66. Voabulary

    How can we hope to a city that is surrounded by such strong walls and has ample supplies of everything it needs?

  67. algebra

    a painter charged $320 to paint two walls that measure 12 feet by 9ft and two walls that measured 10 ft by 9 ft. The client asks him to return to paint two walls that measue 15 ft by 12 ft and two walls that measure 18.5 feet by 12 ft. If the painter

  68. history

    Empires have been built throughout history. Apart from those that are built on the basis of religion, what would be the real reasons for their expansion? 1.Would it more of material greed or more of noble visions of the leaders? For example to achieve

  69. History

    Empires have been built throughout history. Apart from those that are built on the basis of religion, what would be the real reasons for their expansion? 1.Would it more of material greed or more of noble visions of the leaders? For example to achieve

  70. physics

    an airplane flies 200 km due west from city A and then 350 km in the direction of 32.0 degrees north of west from city B to city C. a) in a straight-line distance, how far is city c from city a? b) relative to city a, what direction is city c?

  71. physics

    an airplane flies 200 km due west from city A and then 350 km in the direction of 32.0 degrees north of west from city B to city C. a) in a straight-line distance, how far is city c from city a? b) relative to city a, what direction is city c?

  72. statistics

    The mean of nonresidential buildings is 30 years and the standard deviation of the ages of the buildings is 5 years. Determine the probability that a random sample of a group of 50 nonresidential buildings will have a mean age of less than 27.5 years.

  73. stats

    The mean of nonresidential buildings is 30 years and the standard deviation of the ages of the buildings is 5 years. Determine the probability that a random sample of a group of 50 nonresidential buildings will have a mean age of less than 27.5 years.

  74. Art help Fast PLEASE!!

    (Go to google and type in city street by herman merli It is the first image(black and white buildings) Which element of art is most evident in the drawing of these buildings? color shape space perspective*** 2. (Go to google and type the willows of

  75. Search

    You are a member of the 244th MP Bn. You and two other Soldiers are manning the Observation Post (OP). Three Iraqis civilians approach your post. You render the proper challenge and password and they don’t heed your warning. They become very violent and

  76. physics

    An airplane flies 200 km due west from city A to city B and then 245 km in the direction of 31.5° north of west from city B to city C. (a) In straight-line distance, how far is city C from city A?

  77. Physics

    An airplane flies 200 km due west from city A to city B and then 345 km in the direction of 32.0° north of west from city B to city C In straight-line distance, how far is city C from city A?

  78. physics

    An airplane flies 200 km due west from city A to city B and then 245 km in the direction of 36.0° north of west from city B to city C. (a) In straight-line distance, how far is city C from city A?

  79. Speed questions

    N city is 635 k.m. away from F city. Mr.L set off from N city to F city at 8:20 am at a speed of 70km/h. Mr.G left from f city to N city 30 min later at speed of 80km/h. At what time did they pass each other? (Both trveling on same road.)

  80. Physics

    An airplane flies 400 km west from city A to city B, then 200km northwest to city c and finally 100 km north to city D. How far it is from city a to d?

  81. physics

    An airplane flies 200 km due west from city A to city B and then 305 km in the direction of 30.0° north of west from city B to city C. (a) In straight-line distance, how far is city C from city A? ___km (b) Relative to city A, in what direction is city C?

  82. Joan of Arc

    Are these correct?: -France is fighting England and they are being helped by the Burgundians right? -Joan heard the voices of god and angels right? Joan wanted to have Charles VII (name) crowned at Reims (city) -Joan was captured by the Burgundians at

  83. Check/Help:WorldHistory

    The Egyptian and Nubian Empires Essay Write a one paragraph essay on how developments in technology influenced the rise and decline of the Assyrian Empire. Technology helped the Assyrian Empire defend them selfs from being attacked. They used ironworking

  84. physics

    An airplane flies 200 km due west from city A to city B and then 280 km in the direction of 30.5° north of west from city B to city C. (a) In straight-line distance, how far is city C from city A? in km? (b) Relative to city A, in what direction is city

  85. physics

    An airplane flies 200 km due west from city A to city B and then 340 km in the direction of 35.0° north of west from city B to city C. (a) In straight-line distance, how far is city C from city A? (b) Relative to city A, in what direction is city C? °

  86. Physics

    An airplane flies 137 km due west from city A to city B and then 412 km in the direction of 46.5◦ north of west from city B to city C. What is the distance between city A and city C? Relative to city A, in what direction is city C? Answer with respect

  87. physics

    An airplane flies 137 km due west from city A to city B and then 412 km in the direction of 46.5◦ north of west from city B to city C. What is the distance between city A and city C? Relative to city A, in what direction is city C? Answer with respect

  88. Probability help

    The heights of the buildings are normally distributed. The mean of the heights is 275 feet and the standard deviation is 30 feet. A. What is the probability that the buildings height is over 280 feet? B. What is the probability that a sample of 80

  89. English

    In what way do the people actually "disappear" in "The City Is So Big"? A. They cannot be seen once they go inside the buildings. B. They disappear behind closed elevator doors. C. They are murdered. D. They move to the suburbs

  90. Social Studies

    Sultan Mehmet wanted only the walls and buildings of the city, Constantinople; but his soldiers could keep the rest. Why?

  91. g

    What modern city, once called Constantinople, lies partly in Europe and partly in Asia? a. Istanbul, Turkey b.Damascus,Syria c. Athens, Greece d. Skopje, Macedonia http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Constantinople Read 1st paragraph

  92. HISTORY

    5. Regarding the Ottoman territories during the period immediately following World War I, which of the following statements is false? A. In 1919, Mustafa Kemal began organizing Turkish resistance. B. In 1921, Greek forces advanced almost to Ankara. C.

  93. History

    In what ways was Constantinople a golden city?

  94. Geography

    The city of Urbania was designed by city planners to address the needs of both the city's businesses and its citizens. Single-family housing will be limited. Most people will live in multi-unit housing, such as apartments or condominiums. Businesses must

  95. Gilgamesh

    How Does Gilgamesh respond to the death of Enkidu? a) He flees the city of Uruk to seek immortality b) He builds up the city of Uruk with monuments and massive walls to honor Enkidu c) He blames the harlot lass for brining this pain and suffering on Enkidu

  96. city project

    my is elderly people things to start a presentation goes like this ............. 'cities needs to provide services to all residents but espially to eldery people' because there population increases in future! city need 55 plus buildings to live and

  97. project

    my is elderly people things to start a presentation goes like this ............. 'cities needs to provide services to all residents but espially to eldery people' because there population increases in future! city need 55 plus buildings to live and

  98. language arts

    Which change should be made to the following sentence to avoid using a double negative? Until I went to New York, I had never been nowhere with such tall buildings. a)Leave the sentence as is. b)Until I went to New York,I never been anywhere with such tall

  99. History

    16.)Why did jefferson want to purchase New Orleans? A.)He knows the French needed funds for their revolution** B.)Control of the port city would be vital for the U.S. economy C.)He wanted to prevent James Monroe from purchasing the city D.)He believed

  100. Social Studies

    How is New York City not changed from the days when it was called New Amsterdam? A. Its streets still have walls. B. Its houses still look the same. C. It is still a major trading center. D. It still has mostly Dutch residents. My answer- K

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