1. Social studies

    How did the challenges faced by Mexican Americans differ from those of African Americans?

    asked by Chris on February 10, 2019
  2. diversity

    What is the social challenges african americans have to face and find most difficult to overcome In my opinion as a European-American, one of the biggest challenges faced by African-American young people is the bias among some African-Americans against

    asked by Lejora on May 18, 2007
  3. History

    During World War WWII, what group experienced changes most like those experienced by American women? A:Native Americans B:African Americans C:Japanese Americans D:Mexican Americans*** Is this correct?

    asked by Marylyn on March 13, 2017
  4. U.S. History

    During World War II what group experienced changes most like those experienced by American Women? a.) Native Americans b.) African Americans c.) Japanese Americans d.) Mexican Americans I gravitate towards C but I feel like all of these are slightly

    asked by Hi on March 7, 2016
  5. Journal Entry of a Subordinate Group Member

    Subordinate Groups: Native Americans, African Americans, Chinese Americans, Japanese Americans, Arab Americans, Filipino Americans, Korean Americans, Vietnamese Americans, Asian Indians, Hawaiians, Irish Americans, Polish Americans, Norwegian Americans,

    asked by STEPH on August 26, 2007
  6. eth 25

    Subordinate Groups: Native Americans, African Americans, Chinese Americans, Japanese Americans, Arab Americans, Filipino Americans, Korean Americans, Vietnamese Americans, Asian Indians, Hawaiians, Irish Americans, Polish Americans, Norwegian Americans,

    asked by redrose on May 28, 2008
  7. 8th Grade History

    which group best fits this sentence: groups: African Americans, Asian Americans, Mexican Americans, Native Americans Sentence: Many members of this group turned dry, barren lands into profitable farms. Others worked in lumber mills, canneries, and mines

    asked by AnnE on January 21, 2013
  8. history

    What would be a good thesis statement for my intro paragraph? Effect and Evolution of African Americans in Minnesota Intro The first Great Migration occurred after the Civil War and after the 13th amendment was passed. With the passing of the 13th

    asked by Sasha on November 11, 2009
  9. Texas History

    What effect did vagrancy laws have on African Americans? A. The laws allowed African Americans to be arrested unfairly. B. The laws gave African Americans land or farms. C. The laws provided African Americans with voting rights. D. The laws required that

    asked by Wednesday_my_dudes on December 14, 2018
  10. Texas History

    Compare and contrast the fight for civil rights for Mexican Americans and African Americans. (someone please help)

    asked by taytay on March 19, 2018
  11. Social Studies (Ms. Sue)

    How did discrimination against African Americans in the North differ from discrimination in the South? My answer: In the North, public facilities there not segregated. However, blacks could not get housing in white neighborhoods and usually were denied

    asked by Anonymous on May 26, 2013
  12. ethnics

    What are the linguistic, political, social, econmic, religious, and familia conventions of mexican americans, puerto rican americans, colombian americans, and cuban americans?

    asked by Anonymous on November 28, 2006
  13. Ethics

    Select any of the subordinate groups from Ch. 1 of the text, provided below. Because the chapter does not list all subordinate groups, you may select any other group that has a documented history in the United States. Subordinate Groups: Native Americans,

    asked by Jsh on August 8, 2009
  14. Social Studies

    What was the importance of slave codes? (A)They increased the personal freedoms of enslaved African Americans. (B)They were established as a step toward legal freedoms for African Americans. (C)They increased an owner’s control over enslaved African

    asked by Seiken Tsukai no World Break on December 13, 2017
  15. History

    How did African Americans support the war effort? A:Slaves and free blacks fought for the Confederacy B:Enslaved African Americans spied on the Union troops and the Confederacy. C:By law, African Americans were forbidden from supporting the was effort on

    asked by Marylyn on October 20, 2016
  16. eth 125 week 1

    Select one of the following subordinate groups from Ch. 1 of the text, or, because the chapter does not list all subordinate groups, you may select any other group that has a documented history in the United States. Do not select your own ethnic group! o

    asked by latisha on March 27, 2011
  17. Social Studies

    What is the primary goal of the Anti-Defamation League? A) to promote economic opportunities for African Americans B) to promote economic opportunities for Mexican Americans C) to defend Jews against verbal attacks and false statements D) to help Asian

    asked by lil skies<3 on December 1, 2018
  18. am i right? :/ ss

    1. Why did African American urban communities develop? (Choose all that apply.) (3 points) African Americans overcame legal limitations placed on them and found solidarity in city communities.**** African Americans were placed in urban communities against

    asked by Linda on March 24, 2015
  19. ethnicity class

    I need help to finish responding this question and also if someone will tell me if i'm going the right way. the question is:Consider racialimbalances in education,the economy,family life,housing,criminal justice,health care,and politics.Of these societal

    asked by marie0720 on October 24, 2006
  20. Sociology

    How can the Sociological Perspective help you in understanding the plight or condition of members in society who come from marginalized groups. i.e. African Americans, members of the LTGB community, women, Mexican Americans

    asked by Tammy on June 4, 2013
  21. ss

    What were new opportunities for African Americans in the field of education? (Choose all that apply.) A.African Americans became presidents and leaders of black colleges. B.African American graduate schools developed.**** C.African American women were

    asked by bob on October 23, 2018
  22. American Government

    Give an overview of the African American struggle for civil rights since the Civil War. In particular, give 2- mechanisms that were used in the South to withhold civil rights from African Americans. What did African Americans do to overcome these

    asked by Anonymous on July 18, 2013
  23. US history HELP

    Use of the term Chicano indicated: 1. Mexican American opposition to illegal immigration 2. increasing opposition of Hispanic Americans to the Vietnam War 3. efforts of Hispanic Americans to make Spanish the national language 4. growing political

    asked by HM on December 5, 2011
  24. political

    Researchers have also found differences in public opinion by ethinicity and race. In general,_________, are significantly more likely than African Americans to favor cuts in government spending. 1. Asian Americans 2. Latino Americans 3. White Americans

    asked by Shani on April 4, 2012
  25. Government

    Most civil rights laws in the U.S. resulted from efforts made by and on behalf of A. women. B. Native Americans C. Asian Americans. D. African Americans. I said D am i right?

    asked by Anonymous on April 3, 2012
  26. Maths

    A random sample of 1200 engineers included 48 Hispanic Americans,80 African Americans, and 204 females. Determine 90% CI for the proportion of all engineers that are a) female b) Hispanic Americans or African American

    asked by Nithi on August 19, 2014
  27. cultural diversity

    Consider racial imbalances in education, the economy, family life, housing, criminal justice, health care, and politics. of these societal challenges facing moderrn african americans, which do you think are the most difficult to overcome, and why? Please

    asked by Jenny on December 15, 2006
  28. Social Studies

    Could someone please check my answers? 1. How did the Radical Republican Reconstruction plan affect life in South Carolina? a. The law did not give African Americans equal protection. b. The state gained the right to decide local matters. c. White males

    asked by Blair on February 26, 2016
  29. Cultural Diversity

    I am once again looking for credible resources...I need a resource for the political,social, economic, and familial conventions(norms) or statuses of Mexican-Americans, Puerto Ricans, Cuban-Americans, and Colombian-Americans. I have tried google and the

    asked by sassy on June 19, 2011
  30. SOCIAL STDIES HELP!

    1. What caused the civil rights movement to gain momentum? (1 point) the post-war economy after World War I*** African American discontent during the Great Depression African Americans wanting equal rights after World War II Southern politicians beginning

    asked by XenaGonzalez on May 21, 2015
  31. HiSTORY ....helpppppp

    Which of the following strategies did the NAACP employ to secure civil rights for A. Urging African Americans to vote for Democrats in return for support of civil rights legislation in Congressfrican Americans in the 1920s? B. Efforts to gain entrance to

    asked by ashley --- HELP PLEASEE!!! on March 22, 2011
  32. Editorial Evaluation (Writeacher)

    What do you think? Does it require any improvements? What do you suggest? What I have been assigned: "[w]rite a 3-paragraph editorial that tries to persuade students at the University of Georgia to accept African-American students." What I have written:

    asked by Anonymous on February 15, 2014
  33. American History

    Could someone rephrase this entire sentence for me. Mexican-Americans are Americans of Mexican descent. After the annexation of parts of Mexico in 1848, about 30,000 individuals now lived in the U.S. and became full U.S. citizens. Large-scale new migration

    asked by Anonymous on July 24, 2013
  34. American History

    Could someone rephrase this entire sentence for me. Mexican-Americans are Americans of Mexican descent. After the annexation of parts of Mexico in 1848, about 30,000 individuals now lived in the U.S. and became full U.S. citizens. Large-scale new migration

    asked by Anonymous on July 24, 2013
  35. eth 125

    Consider racial imbalances in education, the economy, family life, housing, criminal justice healt care, and politics. Of these societal challenges facing modern african Americans, which do you think we are most difficult to overcome and why? Suggest some

    asked by ann on July 2, 2007
  36. social studies

    Hi. In my class we are in the Plessy V Ferguson case. I need to write a paragraph on how the decision of this case helped African Americans gain more. I am confused on the decision. In my text book, it reads "The majority rejected the argument that

    asked by nirvana on March 22, 2009
  37. english

    Cite an incident from this chapter to prove the following statement. dad, like manny, does not understand how to break out of the cycle of oppression faced by some mexican americans

    asked by tiffany on August 31, 2009
  38. Early Education

    Which of the following statements about the African American population is true? A. African Americans tend to be underrepresented in special education programs. B. African American students are more likely to be placed in a separate school or correctional

    asked by Diana on October 9, 2018
  39. social studies

    What happened as a result of a meeting between A. Phillip Randolph and Franklin Roosevelt? a. The employment of skilled African American workers doubled*** b. African Americans threatened a march on Washington, D.C. to protest discrimination c. Roosevelt

    asked by frank on May 31, 2018
  40. HIstory

    How did conditions differ for African Americans before and after the civil war?

    asked by Cierra on November 3, 2010
  41. Texas History

    What troubled Manuel de Mier y Teran when he visited Texas, which he reported to the Mexican government? I picked "A. the amount of slavery in the state" because he was angry that Americans who arrived didn't respect the rule of "no slavery". Then I'm

    asked by Confused on October 26, 2018
  42. Algebra

    In the United States, the highest incidence of fraternal twin births occurs among Asian-Americans, then African-Americans, then Caucasians. Of every 16200 births, the total number of fraternal twin births for all three is 778, where there are 195 more for

    asked by Student on February 20, 2014
  43. history

    In 1896, the supreme court ruled in Plessy V. Ferguson that- A. Congress did not have the authority to levy an income tax B. Labor strikes which caused hardships for americans were unconstitutional C.separate but equal facilities for african americans were

    asked by Seger, Megan R on April 17, 2012
  44. U.S. History

    Life for African Americans in the South changed after the Civil War because many Africans Americans...?

    asked by Peter on May 25, 2011
  45. History

    How did the Native Americans, African-Americans, and women contribute to Colonial America?

    asked by saww ^-^ on December 12, 2016
  46. american history

    How did the New Deal affect women, African Americans, and Native Americans?

    asked by Alex on September 2, 2015
  47. health

    Which one of the following groups has the highest incidence of diabetes in the U. S.? Hispanic Americans Native Americans Asian Americans White Americans I think it's white americans, but i'm not sure

    asked by brian on December 14, 2018
  48. Cultral Diversity

    I am doing a project for my cultral diversity class and I am having a hard time finding the answers to the following questions: I am doing my project over Chinese Americans. 1. •Identify and describe which, if any, of these creation and consequence

    asked by Samantha on December 10, 2009
  49. History

    Jacksonian Democracy would appeal most to which group? A. Native Americans B. aristocratic families C. common men D. African Americans

    asked by Anonymous on November 14, 2018
  50. ethnic class

    I need help in answering these questions. Please help me answer and get a good understanding as of why so i can keep reviewing for my final exam. The exam won't be till 3months from now but i truelly want to understand the concept of these answers of what

    asked by Jasmine07202006 on October 18, 2006
  51. social studies

    during reconstruction which group of americans in the south support the democratic party? scalawags, african americans, rich landowners, carpetbagges.

    asked by George J. on November 18, 2008
  52. History

    please help i have my answers just not sure if im correct :( what criticism did tillman direct at conservations? a.)they controlled the office of the govnr b.)they didn't think blacks should vote ****** c.)they believed in white supremacy d.)they didn't

    asked by anna on March 24, 2015
  53. us history

    choose the phrase that best completes the following statement. one difference between the strategies of Dr.martin luther king Jr.and some later civil rights group was that king was committed to a)ending discrimination in housing and unemployment b)using

    asked by lisa on May 4, 2012
  54. Health

    Which of the following is FALSE? -Chinese American infants have the lowest mortality rate - In the United State, physicians view physical complaints from men the same as they do from women - African Americans have higher rates of hypertension and diabetes

    asked by Melissa on November 19, 2008
  55. Social Studies

    How did Reconstruction affect daily life in south Carolina? A. Carpetbaggers and scalawags had less of an influence on the state.**** B. Northerners and freedman had more opportunities in the state. C. African Americans families received 40 acres and a

    asked by Lost on March 24, 2016
  56. history

    The experiences of African Americans living in the colonies were a. harsh only on plantations b. similar to those of indentured servants c. the same as those of Native Americans d. varied depending on where they lived i think its D

    asked by Bella on February 22, 2009
  57. Cultural Diversity & Ethics

    Post your response to this question: Consider racial imbalances in education, the economy, family life, housing, criminal justice, health care, and politics. Of these societal challenges facing modern African Americans, which do you think are most

    asked by Samantha on November 18, 2007
  58. world history

    “ Somebody must show that the Afro American race is more sinned against then sinning, and it seems to have fallen upon me to do so. The awful death toll that judge Lynch is calling every week is appalling, not only because, of the lives it takes, the

    asked by I do NOT want answers, I want an explanation plz! on April 16, 2018
  59. Social Studies

    1. Which of the following is an example of a fad from the 1920s? A. A dance marathon B. A women wearing pants C. Road Rallies*** D. Poetry Readings 2. What belief regarding Americans did many writers of the era hold? A. People only want to read about good

    asked by EmberShy on February 7, 2017
  60. government

    on the average which group of people occupy the majority of seats in congress a. african americans b. white, middle aged men c. women d. asian americans b, although i wish it was c :)

    asked by jere on January 14, 2008
  61. Language

    Which of the following statements best illustrates the social and political climate of the United States during the 1960s? a. The economy was strong and poverty in big cities was declining. b. The auto industry was faltering and it was difficult for trade

    asked by Estephania on January 14, 2016
  62. english

    hat might Paul Laurence Dunbar mean in the following lines from his poem "We Wear the Mask"? We smile, but, O great Christ, our cries To thee from tortured souls arise. a. The African American community is pleased with its current situation in life and

    asked by catie on March 11, 2017
  63. History

    What can be inferred by the passage of the black codes? A. Many southerners were willing to allow African Americans equality. B. Many white Southerners wanted African American to remain as servants. C. Many white Southerners wanted African Americans to

    asked by Anonymous on February 5, 2019
  64. psyc

    Studies that have overcome methodological problems in examining intelligence scores for African-Americans as compared to people of Anglo- Saxon descent revealed: that the test results were useless because racial prejudice invalidated them. that

    asked by sophie on October 31, 2010
  65. history

    at one point in time native americans were called Marginal Americans does anyone know why? Please help Thank you for using the Jiskha Homework Help Forum. The term "Marginal Americans" refers to those considered outsiders: ethnic minorities, the poor, the

    asked by jeff on September 29, 2006
  66. ELA

    in the article " Letter From Jackie Robinson on Civil Rights " for short response 1 I cant find what African americans want to recive and the details that support it. and for short response 2 I cant find how president Eisenhower unknowingly crush the

    asked by Megan on March 1, 2015
  67. English

    I have to write a argment Paper and it is based on Native Americans traditional culture. I don't know it this is a good thesis: Although Native Americans face challenges, they keep their tradition alive.

    asked by La on April 22, 2012
  68. government 24

    the 15th amendment, ratified in 1870, did not ssecure the right of african americans to vote primarily because a. it did not state that voting rights could not be denied to african americans b. the federal government did not intervene to uphold the

    asked by jere on December 23, 2007
  69. Social Studies

    How did World War I change attitudes among African Americans toward themselves and their country? A: World War I made African Americans defiant, prideful of their race, and wanting power in their country.

    asked by Victoria on November 4, 2015
  70. Psychology

    Studies that have overcome methodological problems in examining intelligence scores for African- americans as compared to people of Anlo-Saxon descent revealed: a. that the test results were useless becxause racial prejudice invalidated them b. thst

    asked by bj on October 3, 2011
  71. Civics ASAP PLZ =:)

    One U.S. dollar was worth 16 Mexican pesos in 2009, but in 2011 the U.S. dollar is worth 14 Mexican pesos. What is a likely result of this change in the U.S. dollar’s exchange value? It will cost more for Mexicans to vacation in the United States.

    asked by Anonymous on May 30, 2015
  72. Editorial Evaluation (Writeacher)

    What do you think now? I tried to follow your advice as well as the instructions in the website link you provided for me. Correction: "As a student, why have you enrolled in the University of Georgia? What do you wish or intend to gain? You might answer by

    asked by Anonymous on February 16, 2014
  73. Editorial Evaluation (Writeacher)

    What do you think now? I tried to follow your advice as well as the instructions in the website link you provided for me. Correction: "As a student, why have you enrolled in the University of Georgia? What do you wish or intend to gain? You might answer by

    asked by Anonymous on February 16, 2014
  74. college psychology

    Which of the following is FALSE? -Chinese American infants have the lowest mortality rate - In the United State, physicians view physical complaints from men the same as they do from women - African Americans have higher rates of hypertension and diabetes

    asked by Michele on November 19, 2008
  75. SOCIAL STDIES HELP!

    5. Which of the following is true about the Atlanta Riot of 1906? (Choose all that apply.) (2 points) A mob attacked African Americans in downtown Atlanta.*** Blacks began the riot in white neighborhoods. It eventually led to improved race relations

    asked by XenaGonzalez on March 30, 2015
  76. eth 125

    Consider racial imbalances in education, the economy, family life, housing, criminal justice, health care, and politics. Of these societal challenges facing modern African Americans, which do you think are most difficult to overcome, and why?

    asked by Anonymous on June 23, 2009
  77. Racial and Ethnic Groups

    Consider racial imbalances in education, the econmy, family life, housing, criminal justice, health care and politics. of the these societal challenges facing moder african americans, which do you think are most difficult to overcome, and why?

    asked by Ben on April 2, 2008
  78. Racial and ethnic groups

    Consider racial imbalances in education, the economy, family life, housing, criminal justice, health care and politics. Of these societal challenges facing modern African Americans, which do you think are most difficult to overcome, and why?

    asked by Anonymous on April 13, 2009
  79. CULTURAL DIVERSITY

    Consider racial imbalances in education, the economy, family life, housing, criminal justice, health care, and politics. Of these societal challenges facing modern African Americans, which do you think are most difficult to overcome, and why?

    asked by coreen on November 30, 2008
  80. Racial and Ethnic group

    consider racial imbalances in education, the economy, family life, housing, criminal justice, health care and politics. Of these societal challenges facing modern African Americans, which do you think are most difficult to overcome, and why?

    asked by Sandra on November 15, 2007
  81. grammar

    Consider racial imbalances in education, the economy, family life, housing, criminal justice, health care, and politics. Of these societal challenges facing modern African Americans, which do you think are most difficult to overcome, and why?

    asked by shelia on May 29, 2008
  82. Eth 125

    Consider racial imbalances in education, the economy, family life, housing, criminal justice, health care, and politics, of these societal challenges facing modern African Americans, which do you think are most difficult to overcome, and why?

    asked by Sam on May 4, 2008
  83. Race &Ethnicity

    Consider racial imbalances in education, the economy, family life, housing, criminal justice, health care, and politics. Of these societal challenges facing modern African Americans, which do you think are most difficult to overcome, and why?

    asked by Sandra on November 14, 2007
  84. Social Studies

    Summarize the Supreme court case Plessy v. Ferguson and explain why segregation acceptable. What were the Thirteenth, Fourteenth, and Fifteenth Amendments? Did these amendments eliminate the problems faced by African Americans? HELP ME PLEASE!!

    asked by Unknown on May 1, 2018
  85. history

    9. Based on what you know about Native American relationships with the Spanish colonists what can you infer about the way Spanish viewed Native Americans? A. Spanish colonists all Native Americans as her equals (B.) Spanish colonists felt that they were

    asked by check pleaseee on September 30, 2016
  86. history

    read "I Have a Dream" speech, King. 1. Which of the following phrases best summarizes King's dream? a. that americans of all religions will be free at last b. that all americans will achieve true equality and freedom c. that african americans will form a

    asked by y912f on June 14, 2009
  87. U.S. History (Check)(REED)

    Why were tactics of the non-violent civil rights movement influential in helping change people's minds about racism and/or stopping discrimination? A: Tactics of the nonviolent civil rights movement were influential in helping change people's minds about

    asked by Victoria on June 2, 2016
  88. Subordinate Groups

    African Americans Identify and describe which, if any, of these creation and consequence situations the group has faced: o Creation: migration, annexation, or colonization o Consequences: extermination, expulsion, secession, segregation, fusion, or

    asked by Doris on May 24, 2009
  89. A Opinion From Ms. Sue

    What do you think? Does it require any improvements? Do you find what I have written persuasive? What do you suggest? What I have been assigned: "[w]rite a 3-paragraph editorial that tries to persuade students at the University of Georgia to accept

    asked by Anonymous on February 16, 2014
  90. Editorial Evaluation (Writeacher)

    What do you think now? I tried to follow your advice as well as the instructions in the website link you provided for me. Correction: "As a student, why have you enrolled in the University of Georgia? What do you wish or intend to gain? You might answer by

    asked by Anonymous on February 15, 2014
  91. HISTORY

    Why was the early West considered a "crossroads of culture"? A: Mexico originally owned the land, so the cultures of Americans, Mexicans, and Native Americans were all present in the West. B: The California Gold Rush brought in people from all over the

    asked by ALI on January 30, 2017
  92. Social Studies

    Which of the following was the main cause of the Mexican-American War? the Americans belief in Manifest Dynasty*** Mexicans living illegally on American land the Louisiana Purchase of 1803 President Polk's attempts to buy Mexican northern land How did the

    asked by Lei on September 7, 2018
  93. history

    How did Jacob Riis’s photos in How the Other Half Lives influence American citizens? Americans were disheartened by working conditions of children. Americans were concerned by corruption in politics. Americans were upset by the plight of the mentally

    asked by michael on January 23, 2019
  94. History

    Experts believe that most Native Americans died of diseases like smallpox, typhoid, or diphtheria in the first decades of contact with European settlers. Which statement best explains this phenomenon? Native Americans refused medical treatment from

    asked by Anon on October 21, 2015
  95. African American History

    Due to the long stretch of years of oppression and torture African Americans hae gone through in this country, they want reparation similarly to other groups including the Jews, Japanese, and the Native Americans. What solutions or strategies would you or

    asked by gina on April 8, 2010
  96. history

    show how immigration has helped to shape America and describe some of the barriers immigrants have faced in their struggle for equality i'm stuck on this question my teacher said the best answer will begin with colonists and go up through Irish/ Asian

    asked by history on April 21, 2009
  97. History

    1.what was the purpose of jim crow laws in south Carolina? A,to stop African Americans from voting B,to stop poor whites from voting C,to take land for Africans americans D,to help african americans gain jobs I believe its b idk? 2.what was the purpose of

    asked by Help me,plz on March 16, 2015
  98. U.S. History (Check)(REED)

    Write 2 paragraphs describing some of the race issues the United States dealt during WWII. A: The United States dealt with many issues during World War II. Most of these issues were race-related or involved racism. For example, when hordes of African

    asked by Victoria on April 25, 2016
  99. U.S. History (Check, Please!)(REED)

    Write 2 paragraphs describing some of the race issues the United States dealt during WWII. A: The United States dealt with many issues during World War II. Most of these issues were race-related or involved racism. For example, when hordes of African

    asked by Victoria on April 26, 2016
  100. georgia history

    which factor best explains why native Americans were able to make permanent settlements? A.Native Americans began to cultivate plants for food . B.Native Americans began to create more complex tools and pottery. C.Native Americans discovered alternative

    asked by nemo on October 15, 2014