# How did Spain's American colonies help make it the richest, most powerful nation in the world during the 16th century??

39,253 questions, page 92
1. ## math

a respie requires 2 cups of flour to make 10 servings and 8 cups of flour to make 40 servings. How many cups of flour are needed to make 30 servings

asked by grace on September 23, 2016

1. Which of the following is an example of a print medium? A. a blog B. a newspaper C. A magazine's website D. All of the above *** 2. Which of the following is an example of a public service announcement, or PSA? A. a commercial advertising an unscented

asked by Hannah on February 13, 2014
3. ## The Power of Media

#1. Which of the following is an example of a print medium? a) a blog b) a newspaper c) a magazine’s website d) all of the above ******* #2. Which of the following is an example of a public service announcement, or PSA? a) a commercial advertising an

asked by Sabrina on February 25, 2014
4. ## algebra

The length of a piece of fabric is 8y yards. Landon cuts 7 yards from it to make some cushion covers. He then cuts another 3y yards to make a curtain. The remaining material is cut into 4 equal pieces. How long is each piece?

asked by TB on March 11, 2013

I have a question it the reflection rules for literture they said for presentation i have to have 1 orgainal and 2 copies are to be submitted. Does that means a) I have to print out my real essay and make 2 more copies b) print out my real copy and make 2

asked by Laruen on November 13, 2011
6. ## Chemistry

10% (m/m) Sodium Hydroxide solution, NaOH(aq) is used to break down wood fibre to make paper. A) What mass of the solute is needed to make 250mL of 10% (m/m) solution? B) What mass of solvent is needed? C) What is the molar concentration of the solution?

asked by Saman on May 2, 2011
7. ## Algebra

Please check my answers I don't need for you to give me answers just say yes or no if they are all correct TY 1. X-6=8 A. X=-2 B. x=2 C. X=-14 D. X=14🔹🔹🔹 4. -2c=-18 A. c=-9🔹🔹🔹? B. c=-36 C. c=9 D. c=36 5. 2/3x=6 A. x=9🔹🔹🔹 B. x=4

asked by Ms.pux on September 30, 2016
8. ## Ms Sue- Help me check

My parents always told me to brush my teeth morning and night, nevertheless it was not until high school that I actually realized why I did that. So let us presume my parents learned from their school and encouraged me, but if a villager living in a shanty

asked by Zero on February 27, 2012
9. ## statistics

sat scores around the nation tend to have a mean score of about 500, a standard deviation of 100 points and are approximately normal distribution. a person who score 600 on the sat has approximately what percentile rank within the population? show all

asked by mary on October 16, 2010
10. ## chemistry

I need a formula for: 0.5 grams of sodium chloride is dissolved to make 0.05 liters of solution. next 0.5 grams of sodium chloride is dissolved to make 0.05 ml of solution. next 670 grams of Pb (C2H3O2)4 are dissolved to make 3.5 ml of solution.

asked by venita on May 19, 2011
11. ## English

his is being graded along with this poem (I KNOW IT'S LONG BUT DON'T BE SCARED TO READ IT. I NEED THE COMMENTS): When nothing else remains, I want to know if you’ll stand by my side. If you’ll be the light of my path when the sun shuts down. I want to

asked by Jahnay on October 19, 2011
12. ## Check my social studies(PLEASE)

1.D 2.D 3.C 4.A 5.C 6.A 7.B 8.B 9.D 10.A 1. Which natural diasaster poses the most common challenge to central america and caribbean? A. tornadoes B. hurricanes C. floods D. drought 2. Corn cultivations alow the maya civilization to become powerful by A.

asked by dalia on March 13, 2014
13. ## Language Arts Ms. Sue?? Writeteacher??

"The River" 1 I sit on the bank in my special place, 2 Feel the breeze that lifts my hair, 3 And watch the ripples run across the river. 4 It is so peaceful here. 5 Deep enough to justify a fishing pole, 6 Quiet enough for my every thought, 7 The perfect

asked by Amy on May 13, 2015
14. ## Environmental science

I have to make a paper mache animal and show changes in that animal because they needed to adapt. I wanted to make a dog fly but then I couldn't really find any research on why that species would fly. Can you point me to an animal I could change besides a

asked by Julia on December 20, 2017
15. ## history

What was the overall goal of the Berlin Blockade? To Make the Allies embrace Communism To make the Allies leave Berlin, so that the USSR could control it all. To show the strength of the USSR To punish East-Berliners for living on the other side of the

asked by alex on March 6, 2017
16. ## English - Hyperbole

what is it used for, and how and why might it appear in literature? its used to make an obvious exaggeration like "to wait an eternity" "Hyperbole is a figure of speech which is an exaggeration. Persons often use expressions such as "I nearly died

asked by thomas on February 21, 2007
17. ## English

Can someone give me some feedback on this compare and contrast essay that I have completed. Into day’s society, online social networking has provided a variety of advantages and disadvantages. The use of today’s technology results in an alternative to

asked by Cherrel on April 24, 2011
18. ## Math

As part of their job, meteorologists make weather predictions from data. How accurate are their predictions? What are other scenarios in which you would use data to make a prediction? How would you defend your prediction using data? I really don't get this

19. ## math

Tricia wants to create a path out of pebbles. She has 8 bags of pebbles and each bag covers an area of about 6 square feet. If she wants to make the path 2 feet wide, about how long can she make the path ? Show your work

asked by rian on April 23, 2014
20. ## US History

At what point did the American Revolution become inevitable, and why? Would it be correct if I wrote about the Battles of Lexington and Concord? The colonists decided to go into war only after those battles, and before those battles they still had hope to

asked by bizzle on October 15, 2018
21. ## history

The sector of the American public that is interested in politics and understands how government works is called the __________. A.attentive public B.activists C.lobbyists D.public action members A?

asked by Michelle on December 4, 2011
22. ## Texas history

what major event saw the birth of cattle drives in texas? The american revolutionary war The french and indian war The Louisiana purchase**** The mexican war of independence

asked by swimmer girl on September 19, 2017
23. ## history

Benedict Arnold's letter of justification can be seen as _____ of the motivations and actions of the Founding Fathers of the American Revolution. • an unbiased account •a biased account**** •a secondary account

asked by payton on October 25, 2017
24. ## statistics

The distribution of heights of American women aged 18 to 24 is approximately normally distributed with mean 65.5 inches and standard deviation 2.5 inches. What is the probability that a randomly selected woman is between 60 and 64 inches tall?

asked by ali awan on May 8, 2013
25. ## Statistics

The distribution of heights of American women aged 18 to 24 is approximately normally distributed with mean 65.5 inches and standard deviation 2.5 inches. What is the probability that a randomly selected woman is over 70 inches tall?

asked by Stacey Moore on July 24, 2011
26. ## ALCOHOLIC BEVERAGES

THERES ONLY A FEW THAT I DON'T KNOW...PLEASE HELP!!! 5.If you're looking for a light, versatile, red wine to make a simple pasta with basil and tomatoes, a good choice whould be..?? A.Pinot Grigio B.Cabernet Savignon C.Chianti D.Monks 7.Sapana and jim

asked by KAYLA on January 6, 2009
27. ## U.S. History

How did the location of Chicago influence its development? A: Chicago was located near a major port and a conduit for the nation's east-west rail travel, providing residents with job opportunities. These job opportunities caused job-seeking immigrants to

asked by Victoria on October 7, 2015
28. ## English III

1)"On the occasion corresponding to this four years ago all thoughts were anxiously directed to an impending civil war. All dreaded it, all sought to avert it. While the inaugural address was being delivered from this place, devoted altogether to saving

asked by AMK on April 14, 2014
29. ## English

I PUT THIS UP AND NO ONE HELPED:( what are the literary elements in my poem? i just wrote it i didn't think about that and now i need to find some but all i can see is alliteration. PLEASE HELP All I Want is Us When nothing else remains, I want to know if

asked by Jahnay on January 10, 2012
30. ## chemistry

Thimerosal is an organic compound (gram molecular mass = 404.8 g/mol) used to inhibit bacterial growth. A .100%solution of thimerosal is sometimes used as an antiseptic. Assume that this solution has a density of 1.00 g/mL. A. how many grams of thimerosal

asked by Tyler on April 7, 2013
31. ## math

A jeweler wants to make a silver alloy to be used to make necklaces. How many ounces of a silver alloy that costs \$3.50 per ounce should be mixed with one that costs \$7.00 per ounce to make a new 30-ounce alloy that costs \$6.30 per ounce

asked by barbara on September 10, 2014
32. ## algebra

A jeweler wants to make a silver alloy to be used to make necklaces. How many ounces of a silver alloy that costs \$3.50 per ounce should be mixed with one that costs \$7.00 per ounce to make a new 30-ounce alloy that costs \$6.30 per ounce

asked by barbara on September 10, 2014
33. ## math

A jeweler wants to make a silver alloy to be used to make necklaces. How many ounces of a silver alloy that costs \$3.50 per ounce should be mixed with one that costs \$7.00 per ounce to make a new 30-ounce alloy that costs \$6.30 per ounce?

asked by Barbara on September 11, 2014
34. ## calculus

Pretend the world's population in 1989 was 5 billion and that the projection for 2017 is 7.5 billion. What annual rate of growth is assumed in this prediction?

asked by Anonymous on June 27, 2014
35. ## physics

A world-class sprinter can burst out of the blocks to essentially top speed (of about 14.9m/s) in the first 11.6m of the race. How long does it take her to finish the 200m race?

asked by Francis on June 12, 2017
36. ## Media Law

What are the most pressing challenges facing U.S. copyright enforcement interests today in the context of the proliferation of overseas, especially third-world copyright piracy?

asked by Carmin on October 6, 2009
37. ## Physics

you weigh 120 lb at the sidewalk outside the world trade center. Suppose you ride from this level to the top of one of its 1350 ft tower. how much less would you weigh

38. ## SCIENCE HELP !!

Decades from now, people will still want to harvest food from the world’s oceans. Describe one action people can take now that will improve ocean fishing in the future.

asked by kelsey on May 22, 2014
39. ## history

does anyone know of a quote said by truman that expressed his fear that stalin would take over the world? Please only post a link if there is a direct quote like this on it. I've tried to look on wikipedia and other websites but i cannot find one.

asked by kay on May 27, 2009
40. ## English

In the poem We Wear the Mask by Paul Laurence Dunbar, Dunbar writes, "Why should the world be otherwise,/ In counting all our tears and sighs?," what does he mean exactly and what is his tone?

asked by Keaton on March 7, 2011
41. ## Media Law

What are the most pressing challenges facing U.S. copyright enforcement interests today in the context of the proliferation of overseas, especially third-world copyright piracy?

asked by Pamela on October 7, 2009
42. ## physics

Heat Q is added to a monatomic ideal gas at constant pressure. As a result, the gas does work W. Find the ratio Q/W. What in the world is this asking??

asked by Alyna on November 29, 2015
43. ## english

what countries were the major powers in the world in 1839, and what types of relationships did these powers have among eachother? Will these friendships have a bearing on the Amistad case?

asked by Emma on April 12, 2011
44. ## science

Which of the following can be used to explain why fossils of the same kinds of organisms can be found in different regions of the world? biogeography adaptation continental drift dispersal I think it is dispersal..but not sure..thank you for your help.

asked by Justin on October 19, 2016
45. ## calculus

Pretend the world's population in 1989 was 5 billion and that the projection for 2017 is 7.5 billion. What annual rate of growth is assumed in this prediction?

asked by Anonymous on June 27, 2014
46. ## Spanish

Help. I need in Spanish! Write a short paragraph explaining some details about school practices and/or activities in schools in the Spanish-speaking world.

asked by cutie on September 20, 2018
47. ## Art and Design/ History

How did the first world war play an important role in many aspects of Art Deco and designers, How did it change the role of women and men?

asked by Caitlin on August 4, 2014
48. ## history

The world can be divided into West (Occident) and East (Orient). Describe the origins of this division? Help? I don't know when this happened or how long it took or what happened?

asked by Anonymous on December 19, 2011
49. ## History

The "War games" which were held in Louisiana to help prepare troops for world war 2 combat were directed by? I chose Jimmie Davis am i right? I really need help

asked by Jam on April 26, 2017
50. ## History 2

the public school system in georgia was the result of laws passed during A. World War 1 B. The Civil War C. Reconstruction **** D. Antebellum

asked by HELP MEEEEE on December 15, 2014
51. ## HUM 130

List at least two effects that organized religion has had on society and give examples from past and/or present world events that illustrate your examples.

asked by dawn on November 11, 2007
52. ## Earth

So how long will global warming last for in the future? Remember the movie, "The Day After Tomorrow"? The whole world might experience all those disasters depicted in the movie.

asked by AL 92 on August 15, 2010
53. ## Religion

List at least two effects that organized religion has had on society and give examples from past and/or present world events that illustrate your examples.

asked by Danny on November 28, 2007
54. ## Social Studies (History)

How did the rifle, machine guns, tanks, poison gas, and planes effect on how the war is fought (World War 1)? Please do each one individually.

asked by jeffery on February 4, 2014
55. ## English

Hello. Thanks for the previous answers. Please have a look at the context, and say if it's OK (I'm afraid it's again stilted (the way you say): "He is a well-known scientist with a very good reputation; there are good responses to him in the academic world

asked by Ilma on February 13, 2013
56. ## English

Why might someone want to write a memoir? A. they've been through a traumatic experience and learned from it. B. They are unhappy with the current state of the world. C. They want to write about only a small portion of their lives. D. all of the above

asked by MM on April 4, 2012
57. ## Social Studies

what is a tariff like for a simile like imperialism is like a giant octopus strecthing it's tentacles across the world A tariff is like a mosquito, draining a little blood from many victims.

asked by julie on March 29, 2007
58. ## Science

Why it's so important to have one set of chemical symbols in the world ? Please no hard answers an easy one for me to understand. Thank You !!! :) PS: by the way this a qs. for my science homework I just don't understand. :) :) :)

asked by Gen on September 15, 2011
59. ## physics

for intro in a lab report do u have to write the relevance to the world? ( if yes where would it go , after purpose?)and what would be a good hypothesis in a lab for acceleration due to gravity?

asked by just wondering on October 11, 2009
60. ## science

tom is marking the locations of active volcanos on a world map. explain how the locations of the volcanoes are related to earths plates

asked by kyle on May 5, 2016
61. ## english

please can you help me with six sentences with the collocations below: 1-out of breath 2-out of this world 3-dry clothes 4-sleep heavily 5-turn cold 6-a dry sense of humour

asked by Anonymous on September 29, 2010
62. ## religion

List at least two effects that organized religion has had on society and provide examples from past or present world events that illustrate your examples.

asked by Anonymous on December 13, 2009
63. ## English

Here the once embattled farmers stood and fired the shot heard round the world. metaphor simile personification hyperbole D hyperbole

asked by christopher on April 21, 2010
64. ## grammar

how can i correct this sentence into a comma splice sentence. A World Cup victory is not just an everyday sporting event, it is a national celebration.

asked by terri on September 15, 2009
65. ## fundamental concept and skills

Which approach to literacy best connects mathematics and science to the real world? A. Balanced reading B. Phonics C. Whole language D. Structured reading c.

asked by Cristina on February 1, 2015
66. ## IT210

Why do you think the requirements analysis process is so difficult? Describe two things you can do to overcome these difficulties. Post a Hello World pseudocode or coding example in your post.

asked by Anonymous on September 14, 2010
67. ## history

Nobody won World War I because the Central Power surrendered except Germany, but Germany was later forced to sign the armistice. Is this a question, or what you believe to be true? If so, think again.

asked by Sarah on December 28, 2006
68. ## History/English

Is the world polarized used correctly: The issue of imperialism polarized the Americans during the late 19th and early 20th centuries over different beliefs...

asked by Anonymous on May 20, 2010
69. ## Math 1 tiny question

I posted this question a couple days ago and I also got help but I have one more question , so is the final answer to the question below: 30 downloads would make site A a better deal. No more than 30 and no less or is it equal to 30 and more or equal to 30

asked by Rihanna on June 3, 2013
70. ## Chem

Do my answers look correct for these? Thanks Calculate the mass percent of a solution containing 45.6 grams ethanol (C2H6O) in 245 grams of water. 15.7% You are asked to make 500.0 mL of a 4.5M solution of HCl, but the only HCl you have available to dilute

asked by Matt on December 7, 2009
71. ## English

Dear Sir, You wanted to know if I was satisfied with you and your company. The answer is that your company doesn't have any of the things I was looking for in stock. You say that all I have to do is make a request of what I want. I tried that and still

asked by Renell on June 1, 2009
72. ## Honors Chemistry 101

Do my answers look correct for these? Thanks Calculate the mass percent of a solution containing 45.6 grams ethanol (C2H6O) in 245 grams of water. 15.7% You are asked to make 500.0 mL of a 4.5M solution of HCl, but the only HCl you have available to dilute

asked by Matt on December 7, 2009
73. ## history

How did the US economy change after world war 2 compared to what it had been during the war?

asked by Holly on July 28, 2009
74. ## algebra 2

square root of 7 squared + 3...how in the world do i do that if its not a perfect square?

asked by gaby on August 23, 2007
75. ## world history

How was the Spanish Civil War a prologue to World War II?

asked by spongebob on May 2, 2009
76. ## social studies

who were the first slaves in the new world? How did the first African slaves reach the Americas?

asked by stephanie on October 17, 2011
77. ## English

What does rhetoric have to do with democracy? How did the influence of rhetoric spread throughout the world?

asked by Anonymous on April 14, 2018
78. ## Ecology help me please.

Explain how the world would be different if C4 plants and CAM plants had not evolved.

asked by Tina on December 2, 2007
79. ## Social Studies

What is a human resource? Name some examples of human resources and how they help the world?

asked by joshua on September 23, 2012
80. ## social studies

What are the failures of the UN organization -World meteoroligcal organization(WMO)

asked by sara on January 9, 2011
81. ## social studies

The Puritians came to the new world searching for ______ ______ just like the Pilgrams had.

asked by stephanie on November 5, 2011
82. ## compter science

computer science has taKE PLACE IN THE WORLD?CAN ANYONE TELL that will it take place in future ?

asked by gulraizkhan on December 6, 2009
83. ## History

Are there any reasons why Japan didn't go into war after World War 2?

asked by alex on May 3, 2009
84. ## Biology

Explain how the world would be different if C4 plants and CAM plants had not evolved.

asked by Mikey on December 1, 2007
85. ## social studies

Which of the following best describes the similarity between emerson's and thoreau's central beliefs? A.They both lectured on the importance of the inner light B.they both believed the human spirit was reflected in nature C.they both considered the rise of

86. ## special ed

I need to make lesson plans for students with mental retardation. Can you please tell me what you think of my ideas. For Pre-K work on gross motor skills, play simon says, use songs that make the child use their motor skills (if you're happy and you know

asked by Kristy on September 26, 2009

I need help writing this: You’ve applied for a specific job in your field of study. The Human Resources Department arranges an interview and tells you to bring with you a polished piece of writing for them to evaluate your writing skills. The paragraph

asked by Kelley on December 12, 2013
88. ## english homework

Hello! I have to write a dialogue with 3 characters, the subject is "hello doctor!" I probably make a doctor with a patient and the patient's mother, my idea consists of simulating (a lot of )illnesses in order to not to go to school (it's about the little

asked by sophie on April 25, 2011
89. ## Soc. Studies

How did President Jackson respond to the Supreme Court's ruling in Worcester v. Georgia that Georgia had no right to interfere with the Cherokee? A. He asked Congress to revoke the Indian Removal Act of 1830. B. He appealed the decision on the grounds that

asked by Cassie on February 11, 2013
90. ## AP US History

Adams was an accomplished patriot who was instrumental in establishing the United States and its government. However, many people believed that the Adams administration was a setback, and that his presidency did more harm than good to the new nation. Was

asked by sydney on October 22, 2015
91. ## chenistry

Calculate the molarity of the following. 45 grams of Na2SO4 dissolved to make 500 ml of solution 30 grams of C4H8O4 dissolved to make 450 ml of solution

asked by keisha on February 11, 2010
92. ## Algebra

A farmer has 260 feet of fencing to make a rectangular corral. What dimensions will make a corral with the maximum area? What is the maximum area possible? Thanks.

asked by Anonymous on September 28, 2017
93. ## Math

A recipe calls for 2 cups of sugar to make 2 dozen cookies. Use the proportion to calculate how much sugar is needed to make 6 dozen cookies.

asked by Amber on January 26, 2016
94. ## algebra

The prices of several chess sets are \$15, \$20, \$38, \$95, \$60, \$45, \$40, \$35, and \$50. Make a box-and-whisker plot of the data. What conclusions can you make? (You do not have to submit the box and whisker plot.)

asked by jenny on May 30, 2012
95. ## algebra

The prices of several chess sets are \$15, \$20, \$38, \$95, \$60, \$45, \$40, \$35, and \$50. Make a box-and-whisker plot of the data. What conclusions can you make? (You do not have to submit the box and whisker plot.)

asked by amy on May 31, 2012
96. ## Spanish

Are all comic strips suppose to be made funny? Because I have to make a comic strip for Spanish but I don't know if I'm suppose to make it funny because My teacher never said anything

asked by Anonymous on February 22, 2016
97. ## Math

Mr. Tome uses five quarts of pineapple juice and 2 gallons of orange juice to make punch. How many one cup servings of punch will Mr tome make?

asked by Anonymous on March 30, 2016
98. ## Science

Why can't companies make standard measured products to sell within the USA and make metric measured products to sell outside the United States?

asked by Libby on September 30, 2013
99. ## Federalist papers

Please comment on this post. (opinions) Madison argues in Federalist Paper number 10, that factions will break appart republics, and that destroying liberty and/or ensuring that every citizen will have the same opinions would be the only ways to cure the

asked by Sam on October 9, 2008
100. ## statistics

Below are six data sets with 6 randomly selected scores in each data set. Your task is to determine if the scores were drawn from a population with μ = 5. Before you calculate the one-sample t test for each sample, make a guess as to whether or not you

asked by Anonymous on February 15, 2014