1. History

    Which accurately describes the purpose of the Declaration of the Rights of Man and the Citizen? it proclaims the rights of all men, including the rights of liberty, property, and security it proclaims the rights of all men to claim citizenship in France if

    asked by malia on November 2, 2017
  2. History

    What is the significance of the Bill of Rights? The Bill of Rights was the first instance of establishing a representative democracy. The amendments constitute the government’s recognition of naturally occurring rights and liberties. The amendments

    asked by Bella on April 25, 2018
  3. history

    1. Which of the following is necessary to propose a new amendment to the Constitution? (1 point) approval by a popular vote held in every state approval by two­thirds of the House and Senate approval by three quarters of the House and Senate approval by

    asked by CHECK MY ANSWERS PLEAAAAAASSSSSSSSEEEEEEEE on November 2, 2016
  4. Educational tech (Please check my answers)

    Which of the following terms refers to legal protection provided against copying, distributing, performing, or changing both published and unpublished works? a. Intangible property b. tangible property c. copyright****** d. intellectual property What is

    asked by Hannah on February 25, 2014
  5. american gov.

    The following powers are all granted to both state and federal government except which one? A. establish a tax B. build roads C. establish courts D. deny people the right to vote based on race, color, or gender . . . can somebody help me, where can I found

    asked by lalt on March 2, 2012
  6. Texas History

    Check my answers? Which of the following shows the influence of the U.S. Constitution on the Texas Constitution? A. the executive branch has the most power B. existence of a bill of rights ** C. provisions promoting legislative over judicial power D.

    asked by |-/ on May 1, 2018
  7. American History

    Which option evaluates how the Bill of Rights addressed Anti-Federalist concerns about establishing a strong central government? A) The Bill of Rights established a representative democracy designed to prevent the rise of a tyrannical federal government.

    asked by Klauus on May 25, 2019
  8. History

    1)What was the most significant challenge that Miguel Trujillo had to overcome to vote? A)New Mexico's constitution barred Native Americans from voting. B)The U.S. Constitution allowed race-based voting restrictions. C)New Mexico allowed only people who

    asked by Appreciated Help on October 7, 2015
  9. AP Gov

    1. Which of the following is true about the Supreme Court? a. the justices have extended the right to privacy in all areas b. the justices ruled that the right to privacy includes gay and lesbian consensual relations c. the justices have overturned Miranda

    asked by Anonymous on October 23, 2014
  10. history

    1.What is a definition of citizenship? A.having been born in a country B.being a full and equal member of a nation C.having pledged to respect and support a government's values D.fulfilling all the responsibilities and having all the rights of living in a

    asked by love help on October 27, 2016
  11. Social Studies

    Which situation is typical of a limited government? A.A small group of wealthy elites control the political process.*** B. Every government action is supported by a majority of voters. C.The government allows direct elections of all government members.

    asked by Retro Fox on May 12, 2020
  12. Laissez-faire

    Please simplify this for me. Cant understand this at all. Laissez-faire is synonymous with what was referred to as strict capitalist free market economy during the early and mid-19th century as an ideal to achieve. It is generally understood that the

    asked by Anonymous on April 19, 2011
  13. History

    How do the unalienable rights of life, liberty, and the pursuit of happiness limit the powers of government? A:Unalienable rights force the government to expand and protect all right. B:Unalienable rights force the government to place no restrictions on

    asked by anonymous on February 10, 2018
  14. government

    the federal trial courts with original jurisdiction over most federal cases are the a. district courts b. courts of appeals c. special courts a

    asked by jere on January 19, 2008
  15. Criminal justice

    1. What protects offenders by ensuring proportionate and non-arbitrary punishment? A. Criminal law B. Criminal action C. Criminal rights D. Criminal activists is it C 2. At the federal level, what reference is used when referring to trial courts? A. Courts

    asked by AMy on September 13, 2013
  16. History

    17.)Which answer best defines the civic virtue "Individual Rights"? A.)Individuals rights means something is beneficial right"? B.)Individual rights include protection of life, health ,liberty , and property C.)Individual right means to argue a point based

    asked by Markest Lee on December 9, 2015
  17. law

    'Property law is an area of law that enforces rights of ownership, possession and transferability, over things , may it be, public property (government owned), private property such as homes or business and it can be tangible or intangabile.' my first

    asked by Dennis on March 15, 2018
  18. american gov.

    The Constitution guarantees that the national government will provide each of the states with all of the following except A. management of the state's internal affairs. B. a republican form of government. C. protection against invasion. D. protection

    asked by lalt on March 2, 2012
  19. Social studies

    The First Amendment protects which rights? Select all that apply (2 points) A). the right to own a gun B). the right to a fair trail C).the right to practice a religion (or not) D).the right to critize the government E). The right of owning property

    asked by HappyPotato on September 29, 2016
  20. History

    Which of the following best describes the Framers’ intentions concerning the relationship between state and federal courts? A.Federal courts were to be the primary courts under the Constitution, hearing all important cases, i.e., felony criminal

    asked by question2 on July 17, 2015
  21. American Government (9th Grade)

    1.) in the case of schenck vs united states justice oliver wendell holmes jr wrote: "the most stringent protection of free speech would not protect a man in falsely shouting fire in a theatre and causing a panic." this is an example of what kind of rights?

    asked by Geno on March 12, 2018
  22. economics

    Please sort the following statements about property rights as either true or false. property rights include the right to buy or sell one's resources and goods All countries are equally effective at enforcing property rights Property can be tangible or

    asked by marg on October 10, 2014
  23. Marylyn

    How do the unalienable rights of life, liberty, and the pursuit of happiness limit the powers of government? A:Unalienable rights force the government to expand and protect all right. B:Unalienable rights force the government to place no restrictions on

    asked by anonymous on February 10, 2018
  24. Social Studies

    The first Amendment protects which rights? Select all that apply the right to own a gun the right to a fair trial the right to practice a religion (or not) the right to criticize the government the right of owning property What do the 15th, 19th, and 26th

    asked by Adlyn on September 26, 2016
  25. History

    What was the importance of the inclusion of the bill of rights in the constitution? a.It limited the power and controls the government b.It guaranteed the protection of basic rights c.it improve U.S relations with the british monarchy d.it proposed a

    asked by Grace on September 15, 2017
  26. 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 13, 2014
  27. American Government

    in the case of schenck vs united states justice oliver wendell holmes jr wrote: "the most stringent protection of free speech would not protect a man in falsely shouting fire in a theatre and causing a panic." this is an example of what kind of rights? a.

    asked by Alice Keign on December 14, 2016
  28. History

    Which type of courts exercise the broad power of judicial review? A:Article I courts B:Article II courts C:Article III courts*** D:Article IV courts Which jurisdiction does the Supreme Court exercise most often? A:Original B:Exclusive C:Appellate***

    asked by marylyn on December 22, 2017
  29. S.S

    the bill of rights is a document that... a. was added to the constitution to protect citizens' right. b. was used to limit the powers of state government. c. outlined the rights of the federal government. d. stated the ways citizens can participate in

    asked by Eduarda on March 2, 2015
  30. Philosophy

    In what way are usufruct rights similar to John Locke's concept of private property? A. In order to establish a right to private property one must mix one's labor with property held in common B. usufruct rights are in no way similar to Locke's concept of

    asked by Anonymous on July 2, 2017
  31. American Constitutional Law

    Is the federal government obligated to avoid denying persons the equal protection of the law? Why or why not? A. No, because the equal protection clause only applies to the states. B. Yes, because it's the right thing to do. C. No, because the federal

    asked by Pat on August 31, 2014
  32. Social Studies (Check Answers)

    7. How did the great compromise settle the problem of representation in congress? A) it allowed all states to have equal numbers of representatives in congress**** B) it gave each state two senators and a number of representatives based on population C) it

    asked by UltimateSpideyGuy on August 25, 2016
  33. Civics

    Which of the following describes the Enlightenment idea of natural law? The idea that people consent to government authority and in return the government protects their rights The idea that people are born with rights that no government can take away ***

    asked by jeje on January 19, 2015
  34. American National Government

    Civil Liberties; Freedom of Religion: Currently, do we need more or less protection of this liberty in contemporary American society? My answer is: I feel that we need more protection so that the safety of the rights for the people remain safe. That

    asked by B.B. on October 19, 2009
  35. US History

    The special protection the courts once granted property rights has been reduced so the government can A.regulate business more than in the past B. construct national infrastructure plans C. force redistribution of income D. implement collective laws I

    asked by Lynn on December 12, 2018
  36. American Government

    1) In the case Schenck v. United States, Justice Oliver Wendell Holmes wrote: "The most stringent protection of free speech would not protect a man in falsely shouting fire in a theatre and causing a panic." This is an example of what kind of rights? A)

    asked by Juliet on December 12, 2016
  37. socials

    i writing paragraph on whether the first nations within canada be granted some form of self government with the regard to their economy, education, laws, and environment? i have to give evidence to back my claims. i not sure if this good idea because if

    asked by Mohammad on January 3, 2012
  38. History

    Because they were created by Congress to address the constitutional provisions of Article I, the special courts are also known as which of the following? A:legislative courts*** B:regular courts C:decisive courts D:constitutional courts Is this correct?

    asked by Anonymous on January 10, 2018
  39. Law

    I just need a little guidance on where to begin, can someone help me please. Do you agree that for police action to be "just," it must recognize the rights of individuals while at the same time hold them accountable to the social obligations defined by

    asked by Alicia on February 20, 2008
  40. Civics

    Which of the following rights would be most likely to be protected by the Ninth Amendment? Right to a public trial Protection from seizure of property Right to be protected from government interference Right to limit harmful actions by other people

    asked by Bri on December 13, 2017
  41. Civics

    Which of the following rights would be most likely to be protected by the Ninth Amendment? Right to a public trial Protection from seizure of property Right to be protected from government interference Right to limit harmful actions by other people***

    asked by jeje on January 19, 2015
  42. American Democracy

    The greates threat to individual rights is: A> the fact that some basic rights,such as privacy,are not expressly listed in the bill of rights B> a determined majority backed by elected leaders eager to carry out its will C> the refusal of lower courts to

    asked by Car on August 11, 2009
  43. economics

    which ones are true or false? property rights include the right to buy or sell one's resources and goods All countries are equally effective at enforcing property rights Property can be tangible or intangible The enforcement of property rights prevents

    asked by joshkuss on October 9, 2014
  44. history please help

    1. It is responsibility of all citizens too. a. run of political office b. attend naturalization cermonies c. pay taxes and serve on juries*** d. join special interest groups 2. What is not a form of local government a. city government b. county government

    asked by please help on May 24, 2016
  45. History

    In his book Two Treatises on Government, Locke refuted the divine right of Monarchy, and established a theory which states that all men are men are born free and equal. Each person should have equal access to the natural rights of life, liberty, and

    asked by jim on February 2, 2016
  46. health

    what type of advertising should you be careful of accepting the truth A: an ad stating a product contains "special" or "secret" ingredients. B: an ad that states the product has publish consumers-tested results C: an ad for medicine that states it has gone

    asked by HMLS on February 27, 2017
  47. health

    what type of advertising should you be careful of accepting the truth A: an ad stating a product contains "special" or "secret" ingredients. B: an ad that states the product has publish consumers-tested results C: an ad for medicine that states it has gone

    asked by HMLS on February 27, 2017
  48. History Check Please!

    I am having troubles with these 4 questions on my homework. Can someone help? 1. It is the responsibility of all citizens to A. run for political office. B. attend naturlization ceremonies. C. pay taxes and serve on juries.** D. join special interest

    asked by Destielforever on May 26, 2016
  49. Help plz!!!

    Which of the following terms refers to legal protection provided against copying, distributing, performing, or changing both published and unpublished works? intangible property tangible property copyright*** intellectual property 2. What is piracy? the

    asked by Anonymous on April 7, 2014
  50. american government

    Undecided QuestionShow me another » The Supreme Court has reasoned that a right of privacy is provided by? a) the Civil Rights Act of 1964 b) the Ninth Amendment, which says that people’s rights are not limited to those enumerated in the Constitution.

    asked by vedrana on June 25, 2010
  51. Land Use Management

    Contrast and compare the following approaches to land use management. (Please include reference to considerations of police power and eminent domain principles that underlie each of these land use management tools) (20 points) a. regulations such as

    asked by Thano on March 12, 2008
  52. us history

    which of the following best describes the situation of freedmen in the decade following the civil war? a. each was given 40 acres of land and a mule by the union government b. all were immediately granted political equality by the Emancipation Proclamation

    asked by rory on December 13, 2008
  53. Social Studies

    8. Which of the resolutions at Seneca Falls Convention was most inspired by married women's inability to own property? () desire for improved education in order to understand property contracts (x) belief that women should have voting rights in order to

    asked by Lexiee!(: on March 27, 2015
  54. Real Estate Law

    Rights that are associated with ownership of property and the effect that these rights may have on property are known as: (Points: 5) interest in property. ownership rights. property. title. I think its (C)

    asked by Tony on July 28, 2011
  55. AP U.S. History

    which of the following best describes the situation of freedmen in the decade following the Civil War? A)Each was given 40 acres of land and a mule by the Union government B)All were immediately granted political equality by the Emancipation Proclamation

    asked by Kayle on February 20, 2008
  56. social studies

    Citizenship Quick Check 1: Naturalization is a legal process by which a person? A: Gives up his or her citizenship B: Is forced to leave a country C: Becomes a citizen of another country D:Can legally live and work in another country 2: Which of the

    asked by i want to be a movie actor on September 5, 2018
  57. soc studies 3 questions pls help!!!

    8. Which of the resolutions at Seneca Falls Convention was most inspired by women’s inability to own property? (1 point) desire for improved education in order to understand property contracts belief that women should have voting rights in order to

    asked by TTR+S<3 on March 23, 2014
  58. American Gov.

    in the case of schenck vs united states justice oliver wendell holmes jr wrote: "the most stringent protection of free speech would not protect a man in falsely shouting fire in a theatre and causing a panic." this is an example of what kind of rights? a.

    asked by Mike on October 31, 2016
  59. Ms. Sue can you please help me? ^^

    Which statement best describes the effects of the American revolution on women? A. the political rights of women were reduced B. women had to take on many responsibilities C. many women were forced to serve in the army D. the declaration of independence

    asked by Emily on April 10, 2017
  60. business law

    Should the federal government have special rules, or should federal property be subject to the same laws/rules/regulations as private property? Why or why not?

    asked by stressout on December 6, 2009
  61. History - please check my answers

    1. Which of the following statements best support the importance of a free and responsible press to the healthy functioning of a democracy? Select all that apply. (2 points) A free press protects the individual rights of all people.

    asked by Ren on February 9, 2017
  62. government

    need help with this question What impact has the 14th amendment has on the Bill of Rights? a. None. b. It reduced the number of rights. c. It prevented the rights from being binding on the states. d. It allowed the Supreme Court to interpret the rights in

    asked by Adam on November 1, 2015
  63. Civics

    Montesquieu's system of "separation of powers" means that Government is divided into three branches*** People are born with rights that can not be taken away. government may rule because the citizens consent people have the right to life,liberty, and

    asked by jeje on January 6, 2015
  64. American Government

    in the case of schenck vs united states justice oliver wendell holmes jr wrote: "the most stringent protection of free speech would not protect a man in falsely shouting fire in a theatre and causing a panic." this is an example of what kind of rights? a.

    asked by . on December 14, 2016
  65. History

    The Territorial Courts are most similar to? A:The local courts in the 50 states*** B:The Courts Martial C:The Federal Courts of Appeals D:The Federal District Courts Is this correct?

    asked by Anonymous on January 8, 2018
  66. List of Rights

    Metis list of rights-1869 These were the older rights. And I don't understand many of them, please simplify for me. That treaties be concluded and ratified between the Dominion Government and the several tribes of Indians in the Territory to ensure peace

    asked by Emma on May 26, 2011
  67. ss

    name each of the articles of confederatrion? Article I - Style Article II - States Rights Article III - Mutual defense Article IV - Laws of other states to be abided; extradition Article V - The Legislature Article VI - Rights denied the States Article VII

    asked by Jackie on December 13, 2006
  68. s.s (social studies)

    IS THIS RIGHT ? There comes a time in history,when the Americans must break away from england and become a separate nation , equal with other nations like god planned all along.We care about what the rest of the world thinks,therefore we will clarify why

    asked by molly on April 26, 2011
  69. Law

    1. Which of the following statements best reflects the U.S. Supreme Court’s position on parole? A. Parole is a right, and the full range of due process rights must be afforded at parole-granting hearings. B. Parole is a privilege, and the full range of

    asked by Amy on June 26, 2014
  70. Government Check

    Out of 56 problems I'm unsure of 7 of them. Can someone please check? (= is my answer. 1.)Which of the following is not an essential element of the English political tradition? a.)Royal absolutism b.)Representation =c.)Limits to the power of the king

    asked by Ariel on June 21, 2010
  71. History

    What was Thomas Jefferson's stance about how when the government fails to protect their rights, it is their duty to overthrow the government and establish a government that is designed to protect their rights

    asked by Lisa on October 16, 2014
  72. Social Studies

    15 In which type of city government does the mayor have the power to veto legislation A. Council manager B. City consolidated C. Weak mayor council D. Strong mayor council******* 16 Which is not true of both city and county government in Georgia A. Both

    asked by BUBBLES on February 18, 2015
  73. History

    Is the federal government obligated to avoid denying persons the equal protection of the law? Why or why not? A. No, because the federal government does not have a history of discrimination B.No, because the equal protection clause only applies to the

    asked by romeo on July 23, 2015
  74. Social Studies

    The First Amendment protects which rights? (Select 2) - the right to own a gun - the right to a fair trial ** - the right to practice a religion (or not) ** - the right to criticize the government - the right of owning property help

    asked by Niki on October 5, 2016
  75. social studies

    which of the following is a characteristic of a market economy weak property rights, limited role of government, no consumer choice, lack of competition

    asked by Anonymous on September 12, 2018
  76. Socials

    Does a government ever have the right to sacrifice individual liberties in the name of freedom? No, the government never has the right to sacrifice individual liberties in the name of freedom beacause those rights make us individuals stand out. Rights such

    asked by Sara on October 26, 2009
  77. Social Studies

    Individual rights were included in the constitution because: A. Conflicts between individuals and the government remained unsolved. B. The people demanded a listing of rights C. The distinction between civil rights and civil liberties had to be made. D.

    asked by Anthony on July 13, 2011
  78. 7th Grade world Civics

    What is the order of the courts from Highest of Authority to lowest of Autihoruty: court of international trade, U.S District courts, U.S. tax Courts,U.S court of Appeals, Bankruptcy Courts, Coourts of Veteran Appeals, Military Courts, Supreme Courts,

    asked by Jacytiopa on November 2, 2010
  79. Social Studies

    The idea of "natural rights" means that a) Government has a right to rule because the citizens consent. b) Government authority is more important than citizens' rights. c) People are born with rights that cannot be taken away. **** d) People have the right

    asked by Sarah on October 9, 2014
  80. Civics

    If the issue is whether a person's civil rights have been violated in a court decision, through what levels of courts might that person appeal? Would it be Federal Courts of Appeal?

    asked by Jennifer on October 22, 2009
  81. Social studies

    The first amendment protects which rights? Select all that apply. The right to own a gun? The right to a fair trial?** The right to practice a religion(or not)? The right to criticize the government?** The right of owning property?

    asked by Unknown on October 12, 2016
  82. Criminal Justice

    1. Why is the role of the police in grand jury investigations important? A. Police officers often testify before grand juries in order to help make the case against a possible criminal defendant. B. Suspects always have the right to testify before the

    asked by Amy on April 13, 2014
  83. essay help

    do you know any good websites on the following? My essay is on "should Special needs students be exempt from graduation test? any ideas on how to write it? defining special needs, modifications and the IEP, pull-out and inclusion, laws pertaining to

    asked by scooby91320002 on August 20, 2008
  84. government

    Im confused, i think it is c or d. Why are civil liberties considered negative rights? A. Because citizens must act to protect rights. B. Because the government must act to protect rights. C. Because rights are protected by limiting citizen action D.

    asked by Adam on November 1, 2015
  85. college law

    many decisions that courts have handed down deal directly with the ability of law enforcement to legally search a property. What are your thoughts on the factor which must be considered in the legal searches of a person, a house, commercial or abandoned

    asked by paula on January 18, 2010
  86. government

    Which part of the Eighth Amendment was incorporated at the state level using the Fourteenth Amendment? A. due process B. equal protection C. rights of national citizenship D. protection from cruel and unusual punishment I think its C

    asked by dbh on April 26, 2019
  87. US history

    can someone interpret hamilton's quote for me- i read it online and i don't really understand it fully I go further, and affirm that bills of rights, in the sense and to the extent in which they are contended for, are not only unnecessary in the proposed

    asked by Anita on November 17, 2008
  88. US History

    As a result of Jefferson's concern about government for the common citizen, many states passed laws that: A. restricted property ownership B. encouraged immigration C. reduced state taxes D. modified voting restrictions D?

    asked by Giovanni on June 5, 2016
  89. AG

    14. Read this quote from Alexander Hamilton. The interpretation of the laws is proper and peculiar province of the courts. A constitution is, in fact, and must be regarded by the judges as a fundamental law.... If there should happen to be an

    asked by Belle (PLEASE HELP!!!) on October 11, 2016
  90. American Government

    14. Read this quote from Alexander Hamilton. The interpretation of the laws is proper and peculiar province of the courts. A constitution is, in fact, and must be regarded by the judges as a fundamental law.... If there should happen to be an

    asked by Becky on October 11, 2016
  91. Social Studies

    PLEASE CHECK THESE MS. SUE!!!!!!!!!!! 3. The Pilgrims wrote the Mayflower Compact to establish ______. a. blue laws b. religious toleration c. government by consent*************** d. representative government 6. Which of the following was not a challenge

    asked by Ms. Sue PLEASE help me!!! on October 20, 2015
  92. American Government

    14. Read this quote from Alexander Hamilton. The interpretation of the laws is proper and peculiar province of the courts. A constitution is, in fact, and must be regarded by the judges as a fundamental law.... If there should happen to be an

    asked by alara on October 11, 2016
  93. science

    The most useful indicator of degree of democracy reached by a particular society is whether it has a a) civilian government b) formal method whereby people can effect changes in government policy c) system of government checks and balances d) system of

    asked by Rebecca on October 22, 2010
  94. American History

    What statement best describes Jefferson's attitude toward government? A. He wanted a larger and more powerful government. B. He wanted a smaller federal government with reduced taxes, military, and bureaucracy. C. He believed that a government wasn't

    asked by aj_4you on October 13, 2016
  95. Social Studies

    The most useful indicator of degree of democracy reached by a particular society is whether it has a a) civilian government b) formal method whereby people can effect changes in government policy c) system of government checks and balances d) system of

    asked by Annie on April 30, 2008
  96. Social studies

    The most useful indicator of degree of democracy reached by a particular society is whether it has a a) civilian government b) formal method whereby people can effect changes in government policy c) system of government checks and balances d) system of

    asked by Annie on April 30, 2008
  97. government

    Which part of the Eighth Amendment was incorporated at the state level using the Fourteenth Amendment? A. due process B. equal protection C. rights of national citizenship D. protection from cruel and unusual punishment I posted this earlier this morning

    asked by dbh on April 26, 2019
  98. History

    which statement describes how kings gained power in western Europe during the late middle ages? A.They closed monasteries to ensure that people would have no access to learning. B. They reduced their land holdings in order to limit the influence of local

    asked by History is my weekness on May 20, 2019
  99. american government

    All civil liberties are: a)so specific in nature that the courts have no difficulty determining how to interpret them b)conditional-no right is absolute in practice because a right can conflict with other rights and society's other legitimate interests

    asked by vedrana on August 4, 2010
  100. Government

    All civil liberties are: a. So specific in nature that the courts have no difficulty determining how to interpret them. b. Conditional no right is absolute in practice because a right can conflict with each other rights and societys other other legitimate

    asked by Tonya on October 4, 2011