WHAT IS SOCIAL STUDIES?

5,444 questions, page 25
  1. hcs/335

    what is the social responsibility of children's hospital boston? isn't it to keep the safety and wellbeing of the patients and people who are injured and for the stem cell isnt it to help them getr sronger and stay alive?

    asked by sammi on March 4, 2011
  2. Art Apperciation

    Compare Raphael’s School of Athens to Veronese’s Christ in the House of Levi. Explain how each artist reflected the political and social environment of Rome and Venice during the Renaissance period

    asked by Linda on November 16, 2011
  3. sociology

    All of the following reasons cause a variance in divorce rates among segments of the population in the United States, except: (Points : 3) 1. Age at first marriage 2. Education 3. Race and ethnicity 4. Social class

    asked by RaeLyn on February 26, 2015
  4. SS

    Which feature of civilization helps people manage the use of resources? A. arts and architecture B. ^^^^^^^^ established religions C. social classes D. well-organized governments Please check my answer, Ms. Sue, And/or Writeteacher

    asked by Mary Jones on October 15, 2018
  5. Art Appreciation

    Explain how Florence reflects the ideals of the dominant city-state and how some of the geographical, economical, social, and artistic forces shape this ideal. Use one example from Gardener’s Art through the Ages and one example from the Internet.

    asked by Alice on April 6, 2011
  6. Art Appreciation

    Explain how Florence reflects the ideals of the dominant city-state and how some of the geographical, economical, social, and artistic forces shape this ideal. Use one example from Gardner’s Art through the Ages and one example from the Internet.

    asked by Robert on July 14, 2012
  7. government

    congress passes a law to establish prior constraint on all social media the federal government will install software on all devices that will approve all information before it is uploaded through any device. * is this constitutional?

    asked by Jackson on October 30, 2017
  8. History

    . Which characteristic helped make the Gupta Empire a golden age? A) adoption of a social caste system B)conquest of neighbors C)growth of religious schools ****** D)reduction in trade

    asked by mic on October 4, 2016
  9. Hiastory HURRY!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

    Which of the following programs would have pleased Hoover the most? A. national medical care for all citizens B. voluntary relief efforts by church groups C. social security for old people D. federal unemployment payments

    asked by becka on January 24, 2013
  10. History / Social Studies

    Independence in Spnish and Portuguese speaking Latin America accompanied: A. The maintenance of many colonial traditions B. Widespread social change C. The abolition of slavery D. The adoption of democratic principles. B is best.

    asked by Ken on August 17, 2007
  11. ETh 125 cultural divesity

    i got to write a 1000-1700 word research paper on the linguistic, political, social, economic ,religious and familial conventions and four hispanic groups living in th united states

    asked by nicole on July 21, 2008
  12. Eth 125

    Identify leaders of the Civil Rights and Black Power movements and their contributions to their respective causes. How did these social pioneers forge the way for this important ratification? What legislation was relevant during these critical times

    asked by LILSISTER on November 6, 2008
  13. Art 101 college

    Explain how Florence reflects the ideals of the dominant city-state and how some of the geographical, economical, social, and artistic forces shape this ideal. Use one example from Gardner’s Art through the Ages and one example from the Internet.

    asked by Michelle on October 27, 2012
  14. statistics

    A study was conducted in order to estimate μ, the mean number of weekly hours that U.S. adults use computers at home. Suppose a random sample of 81 U.S. adults gives a mean weekly computer usage time of 8.5 hours and that from prior studies, the

    asked by avery on June 26, 2013
  15. statistics

    A study was conducted in order to estimate μ, the mean number of weekly hours that U.S. adults use computers at home. Suppose a random sample of 81 U.S. adults gives a mean weekly computer usage time of 8.5 hours and that from prior studies, the

    asked by avery on June 26, 2013
  16. statistics

    A study was conducted in order to estimate μ, the mean number of weekly hours that U.S. adults use computers at home. Suppose a random sample of 81 U.S. adults gives a mean weekly computer usage time of 8.5 hours and that from prior studies, the

    asked by avery on June 26, 2013
  17. statistics

    A study was conducted in order to estimate μ, the mean number of weekly hours that U.S. adults use computers at home. Suppose a random sample of 81 U.S. adults gives a mean weekly computer usage time of 8.5 hours and that from prior studies, the

    asked by avery on June 26, 2013
  18. English

    How to put these in a compound sentence? Simple-Dolphins are very intelligent, social creatures. Simple-Katy is thinking she might like to become a marine biologist one day

    asked by Aprilly on March 12, 2013
  19. Social Studies

    1. Despite having little freedom, people under Incan rule benefited from A. The use of quipus B. Government support during crises C. The support of their ayllu D. A strict social hierarchy

    asked by BTSislife on March 31, 2019
  20. psychology

    what are the basic concepts of human interaction from a psychology perspective. In your examination, describe at least two examples of how human behavior changes based on social situations

    asked by jazz on March 28, 2011
  21. AP World History

    When the civil war ended, who was in control of the Russian government? And what actions related to social and religious issues were taken by that government in the 1920's and 1930's

    asked by Wendy on March 23, 2009
  22. soc 402

    how do Compare and contrast the roles the prison system, the family, and the social stratification system play in either contributing to or alleviating the problem of crime?

    asked by meshelle on March 7, 2010
  23. Human & Social Biology

    (1)Briefly discribe five main ways in which human pollute their. (2)Briefly outline four inportant social problems maybe reduce by a knowledge of biologist.

    asked by Marion on September 9, 2009
  24. Hist

    The average Northerner lost interest in reconstruction once it became reasonably certain that the former slaves: a) had economic decurity b)were guaranteed the vote c) would not be re-enslaved d)were guaranteed social equality

    asked by Mia on January 14, 2015
  25. grammar

    Can you check this sentence, please? I know a little about helping injured and sick animals from volunteering at the social shelter. I look forward to learning more in school about how to treat animals.

    asked by Artemio Rivero on December 1, 2011
  26. english

    what is autism? autism is a developmental disablity that affects a person's way of communicating with others, their social interaction, and educational performance. how i put this in diff words?

    asked by Anonymous on February 28, 2010
  27. Business

    Post at least 2 challenges that many companies face in the areas of ethics and 2 challenges in the area of social responsibility What exactly is management's role in addressing each of these issues?

    asked by Maruetta on June 29, 2011
  28. SCIENCE HELP ASAP PLZ! ONLY ONE QUESTION!!!!!!!!

    which of the following is not a benefit provided by a social group a) instinct to run from predators b) access to mate c) protecting young d) learning to recognize predators

    asked by LET IT GO on March 12, 2014
  29. computers

    How did this invention or innovation assist in completing work? How was work done previously?  What social, cultural, political, and economic impacts did this event have on society?

    asked by anonymous on September 29, 2014
  30. Adult Development and life Assesment

    The training of animals (like teaching dogs to open doors for the disabled) uses principles of psychology. 1. cogntive 2. analytic 3. social 4. behavioral I think it's behavioral

    asked by Regina on November 30, 2012
  31. Civics...again

    How will cutting these departments impact society transportation, housing and urban development agriculture social security and Medicare Homeland Security?

    asked by Anonymous on October 22, 2013
  32. Check my work

    Which of the following are considered careers in government public service? Select two that apply a. accountants b. auditors c. community health workers**** d. social workers****

    asked by Sid.V on September 25, 2018
  33. english

    what a business man need to know about nigeria concepts of personal space and rules of social behaviour in order to conduct business successfully in that country

    asked by Anonymous on May 21, 2011
  34. computers

    How did this invention or innovation assist in completing work? How was work done previously?  What social, cultural, political, and economic impacts did this event have on society?

    asked by anonymous on September 29, 2014
  35. Social Studies

    Democracy, monarchy, and dictatorship are examples of A. economic systems B. kinds of social classes C. forms of government D. kinds of families (I already know D is wrong)

    asked by DavidEx on November 27, 2018
  36. Socials

    First Nations Assignment Fact Chart Iroquois: Food = Corn, Beans, Tobacco, Sunflower, Squash Shelter = longhouses, hearths Clothing = Social Organization = Matrilineal & Matrilocal Government ceremony = Civil chief directed normal activities of the clan.

    asked by Sara on January 7, 2010
  37. Math

    I can't seem to do this problem. And my grade is riding on it. Can someone please help? I don't know how to solve it. Can someone help me by telling me what I'm doing wrong? The problem is 3y = 2x + 12 My Work: 0=2x+ 12 -------- 2 2 x=6 You cannot solve

    asked by Cody on May 28, 2007
  38. Conference

    Your assignment is to review the case study starting on page 150, “Closer Look: The Stanford Prison Study.” Write a paper answering the following questions: • Considering the effects this experiment had on its subjects, do you have any ethical

    asked by Regina on August 13, 2015
  39. math

    Studies have shown a particular television commercial is understood by 25% of first grade students and 80% of fourth grade students. If a television advertising agency randomly selects one first grader and one fourth grader, what is the probability neither

    asked by Khizar on October 11, 2011
  40. statistics

    A music industry researcher wants to estimate, with a 90% confidence level, the proportion of young urban people (ages 21 to 35 years) who go to at least 3 concerts a year. Previous studies show that 21% of those people (21 to 35 year olds) interviewed go

    asked by shane on March 19, 2017
  41. statistics

    A music industry researcher wants to estimate, with a 90% confidence level, the proportion of young urban people (ages 21 to 35 years) who go to at least 3 concerts a year. Previous studies show that 21% of those people (21 to 35 year olds) interviewed go

    asked by liz on November 13, 2016
  42. enhaning self-esteem

    Help please. 2)according to many social scientists,adolescence ends for most people? A.when the physcial and intellectual changes of puberty have occurred. B.by the time the person reaches age 20. C.when they're most comfortable with and have a clear

    asked by jaylen on December 15, 2009
  43. English

    What type of society & government is Brave New World by Aldous Huxley? And what aspect from the novel is relatable to history or modern society? I need to find something to challenge(a topic/idea/argument Huxley made in his novel) and write a research

    asked by Beth on April 29, 2015
  44. Education

    In studies involving children, the ____ should have the final word in deciding whether they should participate. A. Children B. Researchers C. Therapists D. Parents I think it is either B or D. I am conflicted because parents would have already agreed to

    asked by Ri on November 12, 2012
  45. Explain-English

    Contrary to some public and media discourse that multiculturalism is divisive and perpetuates enclavism and separate identities, this article describes a variety of multicultural common spaces wherein Canadians of all backgrounds interact and together

    asked by Thara on November 17, 2010
  46. English

    Choose the tense that correctly identifies the unlined verb. 1.An underwater archaeologist(studies) shipwrecks and artifacts from watery graves. A:Present*** B:Present perfect C:Past 2.Archaeologists (have found) underwater treasures such as jewels,

    asked by Anonymous on January 15, 2018
  47. Vocabulary

    "His books were humorous but included deep social satire as well." The word "deep" in the line above most closely mean: A. Buried B. Rich C. Profound D. Tired E. Low Is it B?

    asked by Jeana on August 4, 2015
  48. Case Study

    Darlene's parents believe that her extra weight is baby fat and aren't concerned about it. What are some of the physical and social consequences of obesity that darlene may experience? What does these question mean?

    asked by M on September 29, 2015
  49. fundamental concepts

    The kind of time sense that's learned as one goes through the daily routine is called A. cultural time. B. social activity. C. pattern. D. personal exploration. answer is b.

    asked by Daniela on February 9, 2015
  50. Human services management 240

    compare and contrast the types of delivery systems (in social programs)mentioned in chapter 7. What should agencies want in terms of "good" service and benefit delivery?

    asked by cristee on February 10, 2011
  51. Public Health

    A screening test was used to identify carriers for a gene causing prostate cancer. Discuss the social, legal, and moral implications of using the results of the test.

    asked by Jennifer on February 7, 2012
  52. PSYCHOLOGY IN SOCIAL LIFE

    Social psychology can best be defined as the study of A. interactions between individuals. B. attitude perception and formation. C. individual responses to group expectations. D. society formation.

    asked by Minh Turley on June 19, 2013
  53. Health/Specialty Exams and Advance Techniques

    please check my answer thanks The level on decline in a 66- year old patient is most likley affected by A. gender B. race C. social factors D. age I picked D. (age)

    asked by Salena on April 23, 2008
  54. business

    if you want to turn self-directed gain into social and economic benefits for all, you should use a/an --------strategy. a. charitable aid society b. government c. visible hand d. invisible hand

    asked by mark on June 6, 2012
  55. English

    Is Willy Wonka in Charlie and the Chocolate Factory considered a social outcast in the movie? I have to write an essay but we didn't watch the whole movie so I was just wondering to anyone who has seen it.

    asked by Geo on November 3, 2015
  56. Public Health

    A screening test was used to identify carriers for a gene causing prostate cancer. Discuss the social, legal, and moral implications of using the results of the test.

    asked by Jennifer on February 5, 2012
  57. maths lit

    If Mrs Ditiro's budget for transport, clothes and social expenses is R5 000,00, show by calculation that she can afford to invest R2 000,00 for her children per month.

    asked by success on August 31, 2014
  58. us history

    is this a good thesis statement for a paper i have to write about changes in the us from 1776 to 1870? "while we are still not a perfect country, political,social and economical changes are shaping up out country" is it ok or is there anything i can do to

    asked by john on September 9, 2013
  59. Anthro

    Discuss how football is a metaphor for American culture, think about all aspects of the game and the culture that surrounds it. What does it tell us about cultural values? Gender? Wealth? Social class? etc...

    asked by Anonymous on January 29, 2009
  60. Psychology

    How do various behaviors of Social Dominance and Courtship display affect the evolutionary process? What other behaviors might have and impact on evolution? Can you give specific examples of these processes?

    asked by Tiredmom1978 on February 26, 2009
  61. Special topics in guidance

    What interaction most frequently elicits anger in young children? A. Conflict over possessions B. Social rejection C. Verbal assault D. Physical assault My answer is A.

    asked by Diana on April 22, 2019
  62. psychology

    People heavily exposed to violent pornography are likely to engage in sexually aggressive behaviors that reflect a misleading A: hindsight bias B: social script C:bystander effect D:two-factor theory

    asked by rally on July 27, 2010
  63. World History

    1. Which of the following is a similarity between the Huang River and Indus Valley civilizations? A - the use of bronze ritual vessels B- a social class system with farmers at the bottom C - the exchange of ideas with other cultures D - the use of a metal

    asked by Help me please on April 22, 2015
  64. ETH 125

    Can someone help me with this question Identify leaders of the Civil Rights and Black Power movements and their contributions to their respective causes. How did these social pioneers forge the way for this important ratification? What legislation was

    asked by jscott1 on November 7, 2008
  65. home insurance

    The lump sum payment surivorss receive from social security to hep pay funeral and burial expenses is : A. $255 B.$785 C.$1,000 D.$2,500 im thinking about 2 answers eaither A or C . what do you think?

    asked by Ciara on October 22, 2011
  66. U.S.History

    Which best describes the main goal of the social gospel and settlement movements a. to improve living conditions for the poor b. to strengthen political machines c. to encourage immigration d. to create jobs for the unemployed A

    asked by y912f on February 19, 2009
  67. life orientation

    evaluate the physical, social and economic consequences of this crime to the offender.How did this corruption and fraud impact negatively in the country; for example service delivery, tax, expense of trial. ......1 to 2 pages pls I need ur help

    asked by Gudani Paris on April 12, 2016
  68. cultral diversty

    the linguistic, political, social, economic, religious, and familial conventions or statuses of four Hispanic groups living in the United States. Your paper must address Mexican Americans, Puerto Ricans,

    asked by fee on August 9, 2010
  69. Early Childhood Education

    When young children explore and manipulate objects in order to allow one object to represent another, as an infant may do with pots and pans, they are engaging in which type of play? A. Independent B. Symbolic C. Social D. Dramatic my answer is a.

    asked by Priscila on April 19, 2018
  70. Theories and issues in working with school-age chi

    To determine if you're good fit as a leader in school-age settings, the characteristic(s) that you'll need to examine include personality, temperament, skills, and A. social class. B. knowledge. C. musicianship. D. financial history. A.

    asked by Amanda on October 26, 2014
  71. Anthro/Soci/Psych

    I also have to write a question for my exam on "is it appropirate for social sciences to use the word 'abnormal' with mental illnesses. Explain" I just need help with comming up with points i was going to say no becauae -it is just like any other illness

    asked by Dawn on January 27, 2011
  72. Socials

    Down and Out in Victorian London from Oliver Twist by Charles Dickens questions I don't understand. 1. What is a parish? (not in religious content) 2. How did social values affect the treatment of the poor? 3. What were "workhouses" and how did they

    asked by Bethany on November 24, 2013
  73. Medical Billing and coding

    Mary needs medical coverage. Where should she start looking for information to determine her eligibility? A. The local hospital social services department. B. Her employer C. The federal government web site D. The state in which she lives

    asked by TAC on April 1, 2009
  74. sco120

    The outlawing of slavery and extending voting rights to women seem to indicate that ethics can have beneficial results. Give an example from the past that indicates a similar result or a current social policy that might be regarded as wrong, which

    asked by lucille on November 25, 2012
  75. English

    What conclusion can you draw about Samuel Pepys from his account of the Great Fire of London? A. He maintained relations with all social strata. B He became the spokesperson of the aristocracy. C he felt responsible for organizing rescue missions

    asked by Kate on January 18, 2012
  76. policing

    In 1829, the model of modern policing, the London Metropolitan Police Department, was established. It's main objective was: a. Criminal apprehension b. law enforcement c. Crime prevention d social order

    asked by marie on November 24, 2007
  77. World history

    During the middle ages, in which of these societies did invasion, ang migration NOT play a significant role in social, cultural, and economic change? A. Byzantium B. Kievan Russia C. Mali D. Song China

    asked by Anonymous on January 2, 2012
  78. Context of play

    When young children explore and manipulate objects in order to allow one object to represent another, as an infant may do with pots and pans, they are engaging in which type of play? A. Independent B. Symbolic C. Social D. Dramatic my answer is d.

    asked by Priscila on April 22, 2018
  79. Engllish

    What conclusion can you draw about Samuel Pepys from his account of the Great Fire of London? A. He maintained relations with all social strate. B He became the spokesperson of the aristocracy. C he felt responsible for organizing rescue issions. I think

    asked by ron on December 18, 2011
  80. english

    3. identify the complete sentence 3-4 a. chocolate milk, chocolate fudge , idc cream, and candy b. the average american nearly twelve pounds of chocolate each year c.the scientific name for chocolate is theobrina cacao d. loosely translated to "the food of

    asked by oto on September 30, 2016
  81. Algebra

    I am cramming for an examine. I can not locate one of my graded lessons with all my notes. I am trying to redo the equaitons. I am really stuck on how to simplify this one. Problem: Studies indicate that the price elasticity of demand for cigarettes is

    asked by G on July 18, 2008
  82. science

    Which options accurately identify an issue that could arise if no ethical guidelines were in place to guide the way research studies are presented to the public? (Select all that apply) The publishers of journals could charge whatever fee they wanted for

    asked by Bri on May 4, 2018
  83. science

    Which options accurately identify an issue that could arise if no ethical guidelines were in place to guide the way research studies are presented to the public? (Select all that apply) Scientists could refuse to publish results they do not like. The

    asked by Bri on March 12, 2018
  84. science

    Which options accurately identify an issue that could arise if no ethical guidelines were in place to guide the way research studies are presented to the public? (Select all that apply) Scientists could refuse to publish results they do not like. The

    asked by Bri on March 12, 2018
  85. physics

    Interestingly, there have been several studies using cadavers to determine the moment of inertia of human body parts by letting them swing as a pendulum about a joint. In one study, the center of gravity of a 5.0 kg lower leg was found to be 18 cm from the

    asked by zidd on April 13, 2010
  86. statistics

    Air America is considering a new policy of booking as many as 400 persons on an airplane that can sear only 350. (Past studies have revealed that only 85% of the booked passengers actually arrive for the flight.) Estimate the probability that if Air

    asked by Anonymous on March 8, 2012
  87. child development (answer included)

    Match the psychological theories with the appropriate statement(s): F,J__Psychodynamic Theory K,B,D__Trait Theory I,N__Learning Theory _A,C,G_Sociocultural E,H__Humanistic Theory A. Individualism versus collectivism B. Popular theorist Eysenck initiated

    asked by scooby on November 28, 2009
  88. PSYCHOLOGY answer included

    Match the psychological theories with the appropriate statement(s): F,J__Psychodynamic Theory K,B,D__Trait Theory I,N__Learning Theory _A,C,G_Sociocultural E,H__Humanistic Theory A. Individualism versus collectivism B. Popular theorist Eysenck initiated

    asked by scooby on November 29, 2009
  89. Macroeconomics* Please check my answers*

    If real GDP per capita grows at a rate of 5% per year consistently over time, how many years would it take for it to double in size? 5 10 My answer 14 70 The purpose of indexing Social Security payments to the CPI is to ______. increase corporate profits

    asked by Ms. Douglas on November 18, 2009
  90. U.S History DBQ - need help to check my answer!!!

    Document A: Andrew Jackson’s Bank Veto Message to Congress, July 10, 1832 Of the twenty-five directors of this bank, five are chosen by the government and twenty by the citizen stockholders. … It is easy to conceive that great evils to our country and

    asked by Cassidy on March 24, 2014
  91. Writing

    Prompt: Many communities are considering adopting curfews for high school students. Some educators and parents favor curfews because they believe it will encourage students to focus more on their homework and make them more responsible. Others feel curfews

    asked by Anonymous on August 6, 2013
  92. Check Please !!! Re-written

    I am an aspiring human rights advocate attending the University of Baltimore. I am an individual with many social and political concerns. I am invested in this because I believe…that regardless of individual’s sexual multiplicities and social

    asked by BOB on November 12, 2017
  93. History

    I am having some problems listing some difference and similarities in the early north and south colonies. These similarities are political, social and economic. Any ideas? I've looked everywhere with no clue as to where to start. Thanks!

    asked by Jessica on January 23, 2010
  94. child development

    Understanding Reciprocal Determinism I understand it means "individual's behavior influences and is influenced by both the social world and personal characteristics." but that's really all i understand, how would you explain this theory

    asked by anonymous on September 19, 2015
  95. History

    Why were the shots fired at Lexington and Concord called the "shot heard 'round the world " ? The social and historical impact had a profound change in world history.

    asked by Steve on November 19, 2006
  96. Foundation of a Healthy Lifestyle

    What are the three main factors in a readiness model? A. Maturation, learning, and motivation B. Psychological, social, and physical C. Age, intelligence, and agility D. Height, weight, and age A.

    asked by Amanda on November 20, 2014
  97. math

    Paul Warren is a self-employed mechanic. Last year he had total gross earnings of $44,260. What are Paul’s quarterly social security payments due to the IRS?

    asked by sharon on June 6, 2013
  98. History

    What was the background of many women who became leader in social reform movements? I have tried to answer this question but I couldn't find the answer in my textbook. I don't mean to cheat, but it would be very helpful to get a little more information.

    asked by Saer on March 2, 2016
  99. History

    The evolution of the socio-political milieu during the colonial period, including Protestant Christianity's impact on colonial social life. Can any one give me some insite? Tammy

    asked by Tammy on March 23, 2011
  100. World History

    1. Which social group is made up of warriors and rulers A vaisyas B sudras C kshatrias D Brahmins 2.The vaisyas are A common people B priests C unskilled laborers D untouchables

    asked by Need Help on January 8, 2018