U.S. History 5th grade

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  1. Reading

    I'm in seventh grade and working on my test for Reading. Everything is fairly simple and easy, but I came across a question that I cannot determine the answer for. The question is: "What is the meaning of the prefix pro- in the word 'proposed'?" The answer
  2. Georgia History

    1) According to the Charter of 1732, there were three primary reasons for colonizing Georgia. Based on your knowledge of Georgia's Colonial history, evaluate the success of each of the motivating factors for colonization of Georgia as listed in the Charter
  3. EdTech

    1) what is an example of bias in media A. A website that presents a controversial opinion as though it were fact. B. A television news program that presents both sides of a particular issue**** C. A podcast expressing an authors opinion D. A blog about the
  4. Essay evaluation

    Please grade my GMAT essay on 6 The author of the statement believes that the century old practice of using money in its physical form should be replaced by electronic accounts of credits and debits. Some people may argue that this practice is elitist and
  5. CMGT/410 V13

    The company offsite 2-day training session project is about ready to enter the execution phase. However, management has a history of being surprised with projects that finished over-budget, did not adhere to the timeline, evinced waste of resources, or did
  6. English

    I urgently need you to check a few sentences 2-4 which I need to include in an email. 1)The universe was conceived in the forms of a chain of being and a cosmic dance. (Can I replace "in the forms of" with "like" or "as"?) 2) As you are both a science and
  7. AP US History

    How did the Charles River Bridge v. Warren Bridge decision affect the accesss to corporate charters prevalent in Jefferson's time? http://college.hmco.com/history/us/resources/students/primary/bridge.htm
  8. Word history

    a-re-na (uh RE nuh) n1.a central area used for sports or other forms of entertainment and surrounded by seats for spectators 2. a field of competition or activity adj. taking place in an arena, as in arena football [From the Latin herena or "sand"; in
  9. Math

    The following chart shows the fraction of students who enjoy baseball, basketball, football, soccer, and swimming in the 7th grade. Baseball - 2/3 Basketball- 4/5 Football- 3/10 Soccer-5/6 Swimming-1/8 What fraction of students enjoys basketball and
  10. science

    What is the geologic time scale and what are some thing scientists use it for (at least two things)? Here's my answer could you please verify. the geologic time scale is a record of the geologic events and life forms in Earth’s history. Scientists use it
  11. DEBATE social studies

    Should any of the major powers have been involved in the Vietnam conflict? Check out the articles on the Vietnam War at this site: http://www.answers.com/library/American%20Military%20History-cid-1724961516 This was not a case of "should" but a case of
  12. English

    In modern English, the comparative/superlative for the word "bad" is indicated as worse/worst. A number of years ago, it was worse/worse. When did this change? It has not changed. See below: http://www.jiskha.com/display.cgi?id=1165241783.1165245841 =)
  13. english (red sky at morning)

    what does the allusion "knees that launched a thousand ships" refer to? Here is the background of the original phrase: http://www.phrases.org.uk/meanings/359800.html What you quoted is alluding to this in some way. Helen of Troy, the most beautiful woman
  14. economics

    Week 3 Homework Please answer the following questions: 1. The following information describes the value Lori Landlord places on having her five apartment houses repainted. She values the repainting of each apartment house at a different amount depending on
  15. English

    1. Which of the following is a specific word as opposed to a general word? A. Job B. Occupation C. Physician*** D. Profession 2. Choose the topic that best limits the broad subject music. A. Famous pianist B. Modern rap music C. History of the harmonica D.
  16. English (Check answers)

    1. Which of the following is a specific word as opposed to a general word? A. Job B. Occupation C. Physician*** D. Profession 2. Choose the topic that best limits the broad subject music. A. Famous pianist B. Modern rap music C. History of the harmonica D.
  17. French - SraJMcGin/Frenchy

    In class we looked through some paintings of artists. After looking at them, we were given questions to answer, here they are. La Galerie D'art 1. Quelle est ta peinture preferee? Pourquoi? In English, this is what I want to say. [ My favourite painting
  18. health

    i am doing a health project on contraceptives. where can i find the history of Lea's shield and Essure. They are both fairly new products and I could find nothing on wikipedia or anything. Also, where could I find stats on the use or non-use of
  19. AED / ASAP PLEASE

    help with this please: Write a 200- to 300-word response addressing the following: How can the state standards affect your planning and instruction for this subject? Provide an example of how you can implement one or two of these standards in your
  20. science

    help fill in the blanks please?? Similarities in the early development of chickens and opossums suggest that these organisms share a _________. Niles Eldredge found evidence in trilobite fossils in a pattern of evolution in which short periods of long
  21. NHD (Social Studies)

    Please help me out on answering this question: For a working bibliography, how is a title for a website cited? Thank you tutors for reviewing the question. I might have more social studies questions and then algebra questions, so if you see more questions
  22. English IV Thesis

    King Duncan, King Hamlet, Malcolm and Fortinbras are all minor characters who play a big role in each tragedy, the kings are both murdered and the young men are both fighting for their father’s lands in the end. Please check my thesis!!! "King Duncan,
  23. Math I need help ASAP!

    1. which of the following is true of a random sample? a. it is the only way to sample a population. b. each member of the sample is a volunteer. c. it is always the easiest way to sample a population. d. each member of the population has an equal chance of
  24. Science

    Hello again, I'm really sorry... We were learning about pH scales, bases, and acids. It was kind of hard in a way but it was alright, I'm kind of in the hang of it now. But this question really stumps me. "Why is it important for the pH of blood to remain
  25. 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
  26. history

    i have a history document analysis assignment. For this assignment, i need to discuss the respective worldviews of the British and the Chinese.however, i couldn't understand some of the details after i read the primary sources,"the search for modern China:
  27. 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
  28. Sports

    Good website on Pat Tillman. Know doing on Pat instead of football. http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Pat_Tillman If this is a report for school, here are some suggested topics: The use of illegal drugs in professional sports. The effect of sports finances on
  29. 5th grade teacher needs your help

    My class is planning a trip to the NY transit Museum. Before the trip, I plan on giving my students three lessons one will focus on the public transportation in the past, the other will focus on the history of the NY subway system and the other lesson will
  30. math/everything

    do you know any website that can help me with all this 1.Language Arts, Writing, in two parts. •Part 1: Organization, Sentence Structure, Usage, and Mechanics •Part 2: Essay 2.Language Arts, Reading •Poetry •Drama and •Fiction •Non-fiction
  31. history

    In the early nineteenth century, Americans sought to resolve their political disputes through compromise, yet by 1860 this no longer seemed possible. Analyze the reasons for this change. we have to write a DBQ for our final in AP US history: I know im
  32. eth

    What information about race and ethnicity in the United States has helped me better understand or relate to specific minority groups? Have you learned something new about your own cultural history? I am sure the teacher wants YOUR opinion and not mine. So
  33. Health 8R help!!!!!!!!! (please read!)

    Dear Abby: Marijuana Dear Abby, I am very concerned about my friend Sue. She told me that she smoked weed with her older brother. First of all, what is weed? Is it legal? What are the effects? What should I do if she asks me to try it with her? I am very
  34. art

    How do landscape paintings convey the values and ideas of Chinese culture? (1 point) Landscape paintings show chaotic, unhappy culture. Landscape paintings reveal the importance of natural history to the Chinese. Landscape paintings show that Chinese
  35. economics

    Review: Full, Anonymous: No Week 3 Homework Please answer the following questions: 1. The following information describes the value Lori Landlord places on having her five apartment houses repainted. She values the repainting of each apartment house at a
  36. Communication/English

    Rewrite the sentences focusing on grammar: Inclusive Language—Quoting from Biased Material Back in the 1400s, the laws governing the people were quite specific: “All men shall tithe 10% to the church and pay taxes every six months. All men can attend
  37. help please english

    As an eight-year-old-girl, it was my first time on an airplane, traveling from my home in India to the United States with my mom and brother. I sat on the airplane for seventeen hours and felt restless just sitting in my seat. I was wrapped in my blanket
  38. physical education

    what are body shapes and what are the names of the body shapes Body shapes are your general physical structures. Things such as narrow or broad shoulders; wider or narrower hips; longer or shorter torsos. The names of the body shapes most often used are
  39. spanish

    1). What is a "cognate"? 2). Why is learning cognates the most efficient and rapid way to learn to read, speak, increase vocabularly and get high marks on tests in a foreign language? Bonus question: What is the relationship between "cognates" and
  40. Math

    he length of a wall in a floor plan is 6 1/2 inches.the actual wall is 78 feet long. find the scale of the floor plan The height of a building is 3 3/8 inches on a scale drawing. Find the actual height of the building if the scale used is 1inch:4feet. help
  41. microbiology

    A patient was seropositive for HIV experieced abdominal pain, fatigue, and low-grade fever for 2 weeks. A chest x-ray showed lung infultrates. Gram and acid fast stains were negative. Viral culture showed a large enveloped polyhedral virus with double
  42. Computer Programming

    Project: I need help getting start on this project. What I have so far is a mess. It's Do While loops and nested loops. Table 6.1 shows the different grads of eggs and the minimum weight required for each classification. Write a program that processes the
  43. Two Voice poem

    Ok so I have to write a two voice poem on Christopher Columbus finding America, ok so I'm supposed to write how the Europeans felt when they found America and how the Taino (the Indians that were originally there)felt about what happened, and I'm kind of
  44. geography/geology

    i need a brief geological history of region where gabbro, schist and sandstone are formed and found These three rocks are examples of igneus, metamorphic, and sedimentary rocks. Check these sites for more information. http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Gabbro
  45. US history

    Hi, I need help with these three questions: 1. What were some of the different issues that contributed to the cause of the U.S. Civil War? 2. Why would the Civil War have contributed to the industrial development of the United States? 3. How was life
  46. Environmental Science

    23. During the period of human history known as the ____, human populations grew rapidly because of advances in farming methods. a. Industrial Revolution b. "Tragedy of the Commons" c. agricultural revolution d. hunter-gatherer period C? But it could also
  47. fp 101

    Your household cash flow helps to determine this C: Capacity Under these __________, you may still be approved with a cosigner Conditions This demonstrates how much your assets are worth. (Capital) Using your car or house as a promise to pay (Collateral)
  48. history

    HISTORY QUESTIONS PLEASE HELP!!!!! which of the following contributed to the failure of San Miguel de Gualdape, the first Spanish settlement in south Carolina?(1 point) A. the Waccamaw River was not a safe place to settle. B. Too few slaves were brought
  49. Statistics

    A study of reading ability in schoolchildren chose 60 fifth-grade children at random from a school. The researchers had children's scores on an IQ test and on a test of reading ability. An eccentric professor has his own idea of the relationship between IQ
  50. Com

    What is the rythem of the authors writing in the below paragraph? 3. Individuals can be denied credit for a number of reasons. Individuals who are near limits on existing cards, have too much outstanding debt or too many accounts overall, have a history of
  51. social studies!!!

    I left my textbook in my locker...again. sorry If u can find me a website to help me...great...if u can answer them...even better!! 1. Would shipping be easier to block in the gibralter or bosporus strait? Why? 2.what countries rely on the strait of hormuz
  52. research project thesis

    So it's been a long time since I've done a research paper. I wanted to see if someone could help me put my topic into a thesis statement. I have a bad way with wording things. IThe topic is to choose someone I believe to be a great leader in history and
  53. French Pen-Pal

    My French teacher is having us write to our fifth grade pen pals, and I sent my first letter a while ago with everyone else in the class. Well, my teacher waited for a while so all of the students would have a chance to respond in a letter of their own and
  54. social studies(updated answers)

    2.B 3.C 2. How did global trade most contribute to the colonization of south america? A. competition over shipping lanes B. need for raw materials to make goods C. desire for new trading partners D. resistance to government control of commerce 3. what
  55. Holocaust

    How would I start off my Topic for my research paper? Write an introduction. I searched Google under the key words "research paper introduction" to get these possible sources: http://owl.english.purdue.edu/workshops/hypertext/ResearchW/writeintro.html
  56. English Grade 9 Essay Check/SUggestions For improv

    Hi, so my name is Katherine, and I am in grade 9. Hello Ms.Fowlks. The three classes I am taking are spanish, english, and oklahoma history. Sorry, I have to give a bit of information so my teacher knows I wrote this and it is not plagiarized. :D Anyways,
  57. English-Writing

    Many students fear the thought of college. It is not only the transition from high school that intimidates them, but large classrooms, two hour seminars, and worse part, the fear of failure is what keeps them from going. Hence either take shorter hours,
  58. math

    Q. As a project,the fifth grade students at Scott Elementary School collected newspapers to recycle. During the first week,they collected 212 pounds of newspapers. For each of the next four weeks,they doubled the previous week's amount of newspaper
  59. social studies

    What evidence have archaeologists found of a highly developed civilization in the Indus River Valley? http://www.harappa.com/har/har0.html http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Indus_Valley_Civilization
  60. math---help! connections academy! check my answers

    pls help asap! check my answers: In the diagram, lines m and n are parallel. If m¡Ð2 = 150¡Æ, find the measure of the following angles. 1. ¡Ð4 = ? (1 point) 120¨¬ 50¨¬ 30¨¬ 150¨¬ 2. ¡Ð6 = (1 point) 150¨¬ 130¨¬ 15¨¬ 30¨¬ 3. ¡Ð8 =
  61. Math

    I am in 7th Grade and have some holiday homeworks. Please help. 1. Write all the algebraic identities. 2. Write the statement & proof for remainder theorem & factor theorem each. 3.Write all the quadrilaterals and their properties. 4. Write the formulae
  62. SAT Essay

    Most people underestimate their own abilities. They tend to remember their failures more vividly than their successes, and for this reason they have unrealistically low expectations about what they are capable of. Those individuals who distinguish
  63. Science

    Study the image of the fossil shown below. How might a scientist use this fossil to learn more about the history of life on Earth? connexus dot com/content/media/917517-4162013-72829-PM-1012149111.jpg to compare structures in the fossil with homologous
  64. English

    1. What do the pictures remind you of? They remind me of my childhood. They remind me of love. They remind me of life. They remind me of babies. They remind me of the importance of life. They remind me of the word cute. 2. What do the pictures make you
  65. SS

    Which of the following statements best describes Mexican history after independence? A:Mexico has been at war or in a state of revolution from independence to today. B:social class has not been an important factor in determining opportunity. C:many
  66. biology

    ou sequence many of the recombinant plasmids generated. You find three mutant versions of the inserted gene. (This is likely due to errors introduced during the PCR amplification.) The sequences of the gene found in the three mutants are given below.
  67. English

    Shall I use the simple past only for the following two questions (which refer to history)? I included other doubts. Thank you. 1) Who were the King's Men? 2) Who was the real Macbeth. 3)What does Malcolm tell his soldiers to do when the army reaches (or
  68. history

    what is democracy and why is it importent and also why is it btter than comralisam and fashison.also a peom 0n democracy thank you Thank you for using the Jiskha Homework Help Forum. Here is a site on the history of "democracy" which is what we have in the
  69. med term

    In theses 2 scenarios im suppose to find 15 med words and define them, now I have found more then 15 am I correct that there is more then 15? Don't want to know what they are just want to know that there is more then 15 I. AMBULATORY CARE FACE SHEET Admit
  70. Chemistry

    Which option accurately describes how nuclear chemistry has affected society? (Select all that apply) The ability to harness the power of a nuclear fission has created a form of energy that is not dependent on fossil fuels. The use of radioactive isotopes
  71. religion, HELP!

    i tried working on my presentation now i don't know what i'm doing or thinking anymore can someone give me suggestion how to put it all organized and what points i should cover within the presentation. These are the titles that i am required to cover.Its a
  72. Math

    A toy company manufactures miniature cars. They sell miniature sports cars in a box. They sell 12 miniature trucks in a box. Mrs. Murphy wants to buy an equal number of sports cars and trucks for the Boys and Girls Club. What is the least number of
  73. 2nd grade math requestion post

    Okay, my child is doing problem solving lesson 5-7 in scott foresman addison wesley book. The question that we are having a problem with is a number line. there are 10 spaces in the number line and the clues are: Clue 1: the number are between 70 and 82
  74. english

    I woul like to review my essay please? Post it. Can you please help me write that essay" A way to decrease your chance of becoming a victim of random ciolence". Hmmm. You have an assignment to write an essay, a teacher offers to review your essay, and you
  75. art only 2 questionssss

    In an effort to help a student understand the concept of shading, which teaching strategy could an educator use to help someone who learns best through hands-on activities? A. explain shading techniques out loud B. write shading techniques on the board. C.
  76. SAT Essay

    Reposting. Most people underestimate their own abilities. They tend to remember their failures more vividly than their successes, and for this reason they have unrealistically low expectations about what they are capable of. Those individuals who
  77. SAT Essay

    Reposting. Most people underestimate their own abilities. They tend to remember their failures more vividly than their successes, and for this reason they have unrealistically low expectations about what they are capable of. Those individuals who
  78. world history

    I need to do a persuasive essay for my world history class on the Industrial Revolution and i want to know if it makes sense. The industrial revolution changed society. Its the reason why we're in the society we are in now. Before the industrial
  79. Art World Culture

    2.)Art has careers based on? A.)Many subject areas*** B.)Only art-based subject areas C.)Subject areas that involve history areas D.)Subject areas that involve languages arts only Is "A" Correct?
  80. Math

    If I I'm trying to find the average weight of a 2nd grade girl which would be the most effective and why? Mean, Median or Mode? If I'm trying to find the average cost of a home in a city which would be the most effective and why? Mean, Median or Mode? If
  81. Art Appreciation

    Which of the following statements is an accurate description of Pop Art? (Answer is not D) A. Painting and sculpture that is self-sufficient and has no subject matter, content, or meaning beyond its presence as an object in space B. Art created by artists
  82. English

    Someone please help me! I know it long but I need help. ASAP. What's the answer! Discuess whether either party was justified in his/her behavior. What are the effects of benevolent lies, silence, equivocation, or hinting, as alternatives to disclosing what
  83. Statistics

    A teacher gives a reading skills test to a third-grade class of n = 25 at the beginning of the school year. To evaluate the changes that occur during the year, students are tested again at the end of the year. Their test scores showed an average
  84. help asap please

    GUIDELINE: Set achievable goals for your work unit. If I were going to set achievable goals they would be meet the deadline. Have the work be the best it can be. An example: Writing a research paper and the goals for it could be the following. To beat the
  85. Math

    My daughter is in 3rd grade and starting some basic geometry. Her homework today shows a parallelogram with the 4 corners labeled LMNO. Her first question is give two names for this parallelogram. Her answers were LM and NO. I told her that those were two
  86. english

    This is the first paragraph of my essay, how does it look? Imagine being 6’3” in the eighth grade and everyone in the school making comments about your height. There are definitely advantages and disadvantages to being tall. My best friend’s mother
  87. Art

    How do landscape paintings convey the value and ideas of Chinese culture? 1.Landscape paintings show chaotic, and unhappy culture 2.Landscape Paintings reveal the importance of natural history to the Chinese 3.Landscape paintings show that Chinese desire
  88. ENGLISH 11

    Richard Bone by Edgar Lee Masters: When I first came to Spoon River I did not know whether what they told me Was true or false. They would bring me an epitaph And stand around the shop while I worked And say "He was so kind," "He was wonderful," "She was
  89. comm 155

    • Read two of the five paragraphs on the second page of this appendix. Write a brief paragraph of about 150 words in which you do the following: o Identify which paragraph was more effective and analyze why this is so. o Include a discussion of sentence
  90. Science

    I am doing a 3rd grade science project on the Sun. I have to create a "visual". I want to compare the size of the earth to the size of the sun. I found that you could put 1,000,000 earths inside the Sun. I would like to fill a container [representing the
  91. math

    A fifth grade class collected data about class spending per month on various items. Below are some of the results. A median amount of $6 per month was spent for books and magazine. A median amount of $10 per month was spent for tapes and CDs. A median
  92. English & Composition HELPPP

    I need help finding 6 sources 2 sources: neutral sources pertaining to the background information of the confederate flag and about the controversy 2 sources: about how the confederate flag is a symbol of History 2 sources: about how the confederate flag
  93. Science

    As an environmental science teacher, how would you respond to someone who tells you (a) that he or she does not believe in biological evolution because it is "just a theory," and (be) we should not worry about air pollution because through natural
  94. Geology

    1b - I have to draw a cross section showing the relationship with gabbro cutting across sandstone and schist with schist being the oldest. 1c - I have to write a brief geological history of the region starting with the oldest events. 200 words. Thanks
  95. history?

    sequence of events of Earth's history for the Mesozoic and Cenozoic eras. I know that the Mesozoic Era is an interval of geological time from about 252 to 66 million years ago. and people also call it the Age of Reptiles, And I know that the Cenozoic Era
  96. History

    What do the 35 stars and their arrangement and the 13 strips mean on the 7th Cavalry Guidon Flag that Custer used in the battle of little big horn Thank you for using the Jiskha Homework Help Forum. On the first site you can see the flag:
  97. college

    I am stuck on Appendix B in psy/230 I am to find the five major concepts or events in three history periods 1930- 1950 I chose tit theory humanistic thoery cognitive theories learning theories and cognitiv/cosil leraning then 1950-1970 ther three factor
  98. History

    Discuss the factors that contributed to the start of the first world war? Was the was ineveitable after the assassiantion of the archduke Franz Ferdinand? Since this is not my area of expertise, I searched Google under the key words "'World War I' causes"
  99. reading strategies

    1.Which of the following activities would best be suited for scaning? A. Finding answers to the chapter review in history. B. Looking at the article how to invest your money. C.reading the short story the hunters daughter. D. Both A & C. I chose D. 2.All
  100. history

    i do not have a history book, and i have a worksheet that requires one, my school does not handout textbook, they only have textbooks in the class, so please help thank you if you do why was the us able to expand its war production so quickly after the