WHAT IS SOCIAL STUDIES?

5,444 questions, page 27
  1. math

    Laurie expects to make $100,000 in 2007. Her social security tax rate is 6.20% up to the wage base, Medicare is 1.45%. How much FICA is Laurie expected to pay for the year?

    asked by Savanna on November 9, 2009
  2. US History

    1.In what ways did groups of natives change the environment they lived in? Use at least 3 examples of tribes in North America. 2. What social, political and economic structures did native tribes set up to help them be successful?

    asked by Sam on August 31, 2014
  3. English

    if i am writing a persuasive letter that schools should monitor kids social media,what would be a good counter argument,a good hook,a goood thesis satement,and supporting arguments?

    asked by Anonymous mlp nerd on January 9, 2016
  4. math

    laurie expects to make $100,000 in 2007. her social security tax rate is 6.20% up to wage base, medicare is 1.45%. how much FICA is laurie expected to pay for the year?

    asked by sharon on January 9, 2010
  5. Math

    Laurie expects to make $100,000 in 2007. Her social security tax rate is 6.20% up to the wage base, Medicare is 1.45%. How much FICA is Laurie expected to pay for the year?

    asked by Alice on December 8, 2009
  6. english 30-1

    write a short compostion discussing social satire in happy event. what aspects of society is satized? how are devices like irony and hyperbole is used to achieve satire? what changes does the author suggest?

    asked by allen on September 23, 2011
  7. childcare

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

    asked by Rosa on January 10, 2010
  8. math

    Laurie expects to make $100,000 in 2007. Her social security tax rate is 6.20% up to the wage base, Medicare is 1.45%. How much FICA is Laurie expected to pay for the year?

    asked by Tina on March 24, 2012
  9. childhood

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

    asked by Rosa on January 10, 2010
  10. Business Math

    Laurie expects to make $100,000 in 2007. Her social security tax rate is 6.20% up to the wage base, Medicare is 1.45%. How much FICA is Laurie expected to pay for the year?

    asked by Jessica on December 10, 2010
  11. math

    a recent survey of 8 randomly selected social networking sites has a mean of 13.1 million visitors for a specific month. the standard deviation is 4.1 million find the confidence interval of the true mean

    asked by chris on November 13, 2017
  12. Life orientation

    Evaluate the physical ,social and economic consequences of this crime of fraud offenders.how did this corruption and fraud impact negetively in the country for example service delivery,tax,expense of trial?

    asked by Shireen ribisi on May 11, 2016
  13. English help please

    1. "If thou be'st born to strange sights, 10 Things invisible to see, Ride ten thousand days and nights Till Age snow white hairs on thee; Thou, when thou return'st, wilt tell me All strange wonders that befell thee, 15 And swear No where Lives a woman

    asked by Eri Uchi on December 5, 2013
  14. Comment

    I am a freshman in college and this is the first time I have received help over the internet. I have been using this site for a couple of days now and all I have to say is that this site is great! I would like to say thanks to all the "helpers"! We are

    asked by Rossi on October 25, 2006
  15. From theory and practice

    The most fundamental principle behind learning is that children A. learn through play. B. construct knowledge. C. learn through social interaction. D. learn when their physical needs are satisfied. My answer is A

    asked by Amanda on July 16, 2015
  16. tech

    Social networking websites put the responsibility for intellectual property on whom? the website host the website user the Internet provider he website creator C?

    asked by Anonymous on January 23, 2014
  17. educational and tecnology

    Social networking websites put the responsibility for intellectual property on whom? the website host the website user the Internet provider he website creator

    asked by jjiiddss on February 4, 2016
  18. creaive expression andplay

    Using worksheets in an elementary classroom: A. challenges children intellectually. B. simply keeps children busy. C. encourages creativity in children. D. promotes social learning. A?

    asked by bev on June 15, 2017
  19. ELA/Social Studies

    Medieval Times: Letter to the Queen of Conections Academy PLease help You will earn a 10/10 portfolio grade for correctly completing and submitting the following assignment by 10/30/2015: Please review the attached list of Medieval titles, trades,

    asked by Charlie Shuler on January 6, 2016
  20. AP Stats

    The belief that sugar causes hyperactivity is the most popular example of how people believe that food influences behavior. a. Many parents, witnessing the aftermath of cake and ice cream at birthday parties, attest to the relationship between sugar and

    asked by sandeep on September 16, 2018
  21. Art

    Can you please tell me if the following sentences were written by a native speaker? Thank you, Writeacher. 1) The usefulness of the study of languages is due not only to the frequent political and commercial interests, but also to the increasing number of

    asked by Frank on May 8, 2012
  22. science

    A researcher wants to develop a new pharmaceutical compound to treat pain. Which of the following strategies will likely be the most effective process? A. Test extracts from newly discovered plants for pain-killing substances. B. Read anthropological

    asked by Jewels on February 4, 2016
  23. child development and human behavior

    My Answers: 1. Which of the following is a characteristic of middle childhood? C. Gaining reading, writing, and mathematical skills 2. If you require children in middle childhood to spend much time in quiet activities, they C. may develop nervous habits

    asked by toney on October 20, 2009
  24. English

    Identify the main idea of the paragraph. My choices are in parentheses. Our pitiful knowledge of geography has been well documented for the last decade. Among the most notable studies was the 2006 Roper study sponsored by the National Geographic Society, a

    asked by Anonymous on September 4, 2014
  25. Human Growth

    Life span development studies are based on the idea that: A. development occurs early in life, but not in late adulthood. B. there is almost no continuity over the lifespan, so an individual’s history has little effect on development. C. sociohistorical

    asked by Tonya on October 22, 2015
  26. English

    I need some serious help with this question. Thank you!!! 8. Social media is used as a form of mass communication in modern society. Consider which communication theories and forms of communication are used to influence consumers. Give two examples.

    asked by Darron on March 24, 2017
  27. CULTURAL DIVERSITY

    I need help in revising this than you. I basically didn't post all the answer properly. This group is the same as a subordinate group. A defining feature of this group is that its members have less control or power over their lives than do members of

    asked by Rimmy on April 3, 2009
  28. Ethics/Criminal Justice courst

    According to Kohlberg, which of the following can provide worthwhile ocasions for moral development by inviting us to reflect on the views of others? A. Role-taking opportunities B. Reading books about ethics C. Love and respect within the family D. Social

    asked by Pat on April 30, 2014
  29. Art 101 Art Appreciation

    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. Use one example from Gardner’s Art through the Ages

    asked by LJordan on July 12, 2012
  30. health care

    The Social Security Act of 1965 introduced which of the following government sponsored health insurance programs? Choose one answer. a. Medicare and Medicaid b. Women's, Infants' and Chrildren's (WIC) program c. Tricare d. Workers' Compensation

    asked by venkateshwar reddy on January 15, 2011
  31. 10th grade

    what was one reason that some italian cities developed into major commerical and cultural centers during 13th and 14th centuries? 1.- UNIFIED CENTRAL GOVERNMEMT 2.-ISOLATION ECONOMIC POLICES 3.-GEOGRAPHIC LOCATION 4.-SYSTEM OF SOCIAL EQUALITY

    asked by SAM on May 31, 2009
  32. ethn: Need info please

    please direct me to some to the websites where I can get information for the question beloow: Leaders of the civil rights and black power movement and their contributions to their respective causes. How did these social pioneers forge the way for this

    asked by rose on July 1, 2008
  33. English

    Can you please tell me if the following sentences are correct please? Thank you very much for your invaluable help. 1) Catherine is not in love with Edgar and their relationship is wholly unsentimental. 2) Catherine fears what people may think if she

    asked by Franco on April 16, 2010
  34. English

    Can someone help me figure out what me figure out what my teacher is talking about here. I had to write a self introduction and she told me that I had spelling errors and redundant words. I don't see where she's talking about. My name is Devyn Donahue. I

    asked by Michelle on March 13, 2014
  35. Art 17th Century Europe

    Contrast the "Elevation of the Cross" by Rubens with Rembrandt's Return of the Prodigal Son. How does each work demonstrate the Baroque style? How does each work mirror the social and political climate of the time? **Hope someone can Help,Please! =)

    asked by Mike on March 31, 2011
  36. homework

    Distinguish among bias, prejudice, discrimination and bigotry as they relate to the issues of racial and ethnic controversies in our society.What possible solutions might social scientists suggest as a remedy for the problems related to these

    asked by sugrbare24 on February 28, 2008
  37. History

    Help! I have a paper that needs to adress the following question: Describe how agriculture contributed to economics, and how it contributed to economic development, regional specialization, and social reform,during 1780-1850. I am not sure where to begin

    asked by Mary on June 7, 2009
  38. Criminal Justice

    Social Darwinism: A. explains corporate crime. B. is associated with Jacques Rousseau. C. supports aid to the disadvantaged. D. has as its credo the phrase "survival of the fittest." According to my book a,b,c are wrong. And answer D im not sure i don't

    asked by Amy on June 18, 2015
  39. psy/315

    A social psychologist asked 15 college students how many times they “fell in love” before they were 11 years old. The numbers of times were as follows: 2, 0, 6, 0, 3, 1, 0, 4, 9, 0, 5, 6, 1, 0, 2 Make (a) a frequency table and (b) a histogram. Then (c)

    asked by Anonymous on July 1, 2013
  40. psy

    Ms. Sue How are you? Could you please help me find some data that can help me discuss this statement below How do various behaviors of social dominance and courtship display affect the evolutionary process? What other behaviors might have an impact on

    asked by rose - Ms. Sue on December 18, 2008
  41. Physical Education

    What are the measurements of field hockey stick and ball? What are the names of 4 International hockey Players? What is IFWHF and FIH? What are Social, Mental and Physical Well-being? Describe Endomorph,Ectomorph and Mesomorph What is Health?

    asked by Kerry-Ann on June 23, 2008
  42. child development part 1

    whichpoint of view concerning growth and development does the definition describe.behavior changes as a result of observing people in various situations a.behaviorism b.social learning theory c.humanism d.psychoanalytic theory my answer is b

    asked by susue on January 27, 2015
  43. child day care management,health,safety,and nutrit

    Q; What are the three main factors in a readiness model? A.maturation,learning,and motivation B.height,weight,and age C.psychological,social,and physical D.age,inteligence,and agility My answer is A is that corect? tks

    asked by alex on February 16, 2011
  44. S.S

    Within slave society, evidence suggests that the highest social status was ascribed to A. field slaves. B. skilled craftsmen who worked on their own in cities. (C. preachers and healers.) D. house slaves. Answer in ()

    asked by Jocelynn on January 12, 2016
  45. FRUSTRATIONS OF PROGRESS;CHAOSAND COMPLEXITY

    One of the greatest lasting social changes of the development of mass armies was the A. breakup of aristocracies. B. creation of national identities. C. complete militarization of European society. D. development of the idea of "total war."

    asked by Anonymous on March 19, 2011
  46. History

    Compare the European settlements in the Chesapeake area and New England in terms of goals, governments, social structures, and religions. What similarities do you find most remarkable? What differences do you find interesting? information please

    asked by sonya on May 2, 2009
  47. English

    I have to write an essay about something that has negative social connotations but that I can argue positively for, but it cannot be something obvious like spiders. An example would be spiders are scary and people do not like them, but they help control

    asked by Susan on October 5, 2009
  48. History

    In conjunction with the backlash against Buddhism and the revival of Confucianism, women during the Song period entered a long period of cultural subordination, legal disenfranchisement and social restriction True False

    asked by Jim on October 10, 2012
  49. American History

    Within slave society, evidence suggests that the highest social status was ascribed to A. house slaves B. preachers and healers C. field slaves D. skilled craftsmen who worked on their own in cities I choose A

    asked by Anonymous on January 28, 2014
  50. Race and Ethnicity

    Can some tell me if these are the right answers This group is the same as a subordinate group. A defining feature of this group is that its members have less control or power over their lives than do members of dominant group. Answer: Minority group This

    asked by Help!!!! on July 27, 2009
  51. sociology

    Hi This is my essay question Please can you read my essay below and critque it. "Durkheim argues that society is held together by sets of norms which are transmitted to us by social institutions like the family and schools, and that this process

    asked by Jane on May 17, 2011
  52. world history

    Re: Industrial Revolution Apart from external problems including urban crowding, insanitation, pollution, and social and order problems, what may have also been (2) problems created by industrialization/urbanization during this time?

    asked by hellga on February 9, 2008
  53. Social studies check answers ***damon***

    1.A 4.A 5.B 6.C 8.C 1.The story of Omar best reflects A. opportunities for people in the Pampas. B. struggles faced by families who work the mines of the Andes. C. hardships undertaken by indigenous farming families. D. benefits of urban life along the

    asked by matt on March 26, 2014
  54. helpppp english plzz

    hey i did the following and the bottom bottom is my teachers comment i really need help in correcting them plazz i need the corrections asap :( before i fail Each of the following exercises shows the original source, and then a student’s sentence and/or

    asked by Anonymous on September 30, 2011
  55. Microeconomics-Algebra Calculation

    Consider public policy aimed at smoking. Studies indicate that the price elasticity of demand for cigarettes in about 0.4. If a pack of cirarettes currently costs $2 and the government wants to reduce smoking by 20 percent, by how much should the govenment

    asked by GG on December 5, 2007
  56. PE

    What reason do studies show why more people with high blood pressure and diabetes live In the suburbs than in the city? 1.There are much better doctors in the city who treat those diseases more effectively. 2.(People re not as physically active and rely on

    asked by Help I need somebody not just anybody on March 2, 2017
  57. CJA/334

    1,050- to 1,750-word paper in which you describe the research process. Include the following: Include new terminology learned from the reading. How will this new terminology and knowledge apply to a career in criminal justice? How can not knowing the

    asked by Anonymous on November 28, 2011
  58. cja/334

    1,050- to 1,750-word paper in which you describe the research process. Include the following: Include new terminology learned from the reading. How will this new terminology and knowledge apply to a career in criminal justice? How can not knowing the

    asked by Anonymous on November 28, 2011
  59. History

    Compare European settlements in New England, the Middle Colonies, the Chesapeake, and the South in terms of goals, governments, social structures, and religions. What similarities do you find most remarkable? What differences do you find interesting? Why?

    asked by miramar high on December 6, 2013
  60. History

    In the 1970s and 80s the U.S. witnessed the rise of a new social and political conservatism. What were some of its goals? In what ways was conservatism reacting to what it considered the excesses of the New Deal, the Great Society, and the protest movement

    asked by Julie on May 14, 2010
  61. human services

    I can not find the answer to this question;Does the Association of Social Work Board offer qualified referrals or suggest community based programs which may benefit your client base. could you please help me find a site that may have the information that I

    asked by Patiance on November 7, 2011
  62. business math115

    Cindy Watson, a self-employed freelance writer, had total gross earnings of $61,800.00 last year. What was the amount of social security and Medicare taxes that Cindy was required to send the IRS each quarter?

    asked by keodhs on June 24, 2015
  63. human services

    In a essay i did on homeless i stated i feel police should be bring homeless to sfae sheltrers instead of writing them tickets for sleeping in a park. how can this solution be affected by social policies or government regulations? any one have any ideas

    asked by jean on September 23, 2007
  64. ethnic diversity

    identifying the linguistic, political, social, economic, religious, and familial conventions and/or statuses of four Hispanic groups living in the United States. Through examination of these groups, students review the diversity inherent among them.

    asked by BEVERLY on August 16, 2008
  65. child

    In preparing a budget for a day care center, you must plan for taxes. As an employer, you must pay part of each employee’s _______ tax. A. Social Security C. state income B. federal income D. local

    asked by lisa on December 1, 2009
  66. health

    My question is the level of decline in a 66 year old patient is MOST likely affected by what? A. gender B. race C. social factors D. age my gut feeling is A. gender, i know this is stupid but i just want to make sure that i have the correct answer and i

    asked by Anonymous on October 29, 2008
  67. Language

    I need help answering this question.. How did you or your family deal or cope with these issues? These are the social justice issues i came up with : Poverty, Alcohol & drinking, violence, racism, and lack of human rights.. I know it's my own opinion but I

    asked by Annie on May 25, 2014
  68. HIS/115

    Compare European settlements in New England, the Middle Colonies, the Chesapeake, and the South in terms of goals, governments, social structures, and religions. What similarities do you find most remarkable? What differences do you find interesting? Why?

    asked by Mary on February 29, 2012
  69. western civilization 2

    Which is not a feature of life shared by most Western Europeans? Answer a.social security b.access to national health services c. guaranteed employment d. low educational fees e. family benefits and services

    asked by dynasty on January 9, 2011
  70. chid

    In preparing a budget for a day care center, you must plan for taxes. As an employer, you must pay part of each employee’s _______ tax. A. Social Security C. state income B. federal income D. local

    asked by lisa on December 6, 2009
  71. HIS/115

    Compare European settlements in New England, the Middle Colonies, the Chesapeake, and the South in terms of goals, governments, social structures, and religions. What similarities do you find most remarkable? What differences do you find interesting? Why?

    asked by susan on December 5, 2011
  72. History

    Social Darwinists believed that A) a large empire was the key to economic growth. B) the best country would win any international competition. C) each nation should be made up of only one ethnic group. D) military might was the most important measure of a

    asked by Anonymous on July 18, 2012
  73. health

    How can I rewrite this sentence. Only recently, and only in particular countries and cultures, has the abuse of children come to be seen as a major social problem and a main cause of many people's suffering and personal problems. of course children ahve

    asked by dwayne on June 15, 2010
  74. Criminal Law

    Regarding mandatory reporting provisions of child abuse laws, all of the following are professions typically required to report suspected cases of child maltreatment EXCEPT: A. doctors. B. teachers. C. social workers. D. firefighters. im confused between B

    asked by Amy on December 30, 2015
  75. Theories and issues in working with school-age chi

    The Americans with Disabilities Act prohibits child care centers from discriminating against children based on which of the following? A. Economic or social status B. Race, religion, or gender C. Hearing impairment, blindness, or learning disability D.

    asked by Amanda on October 27, 2014
  76. English

    Is this a good thesis In his films "Edward Scissorhands" and "Charlie and the Chocolate Factory", Tim Burton uses framing and angles to show the vulerability and isolation of the main characters compared to societ to illustrate the effects of social

    asked by Geo on November 3, 2015
  77. History

    Which of presidents carters politics best explains his defeat in the 1980 election? A reforms to social security and the tax code ***** B support for human rights C foreign policy in the Middle East D constructive responses to inflation Is this correct?

    asked by Lmaoo on May 8, 2018
  78. English

    What is the most likely reason that Shakespeare would include a scene in a tragedy that focuses on a minor character who uses a commoner’s dialect and falls over everything? A. to show that he is democratic B. to promote a social cause C. to poke fun at

    asked by Alexa on September 16, 2015
  79. Psycholofgy

    Please help! Is this the correct answer. I choose A Roles contribute to the streamlining of everyday interactions because they a. permit us to make fundamental attributions in social situations. b. allow us to anticipate the actions of others. c.

    asked by Keller on December 12, 2011
  80. Theories and issues in working with school-age chi

    The Americans with Disabilities Act prohibits child care centers from discriminating against children based on which of the following? A. Economic or social status B. Race, religion, or gender C. Hearing impairment, blindness, or learning disability D.

    asked by Amanda on October 26, 2014
  81. Social Studies

    What helped spread nationalistic feelings throughout Europe in the early 1800s? A. the conquests of Napoleon Bonaparte B. the social welfare programs of Otto von Bismarck*** C. the influence of the pope D. the unification of the German Confederation Please

    asked by Please Help :) on December 13, 2018
  82. life orientation

    Evaluate the physical;social and economic consequences of Jacob Zuma how did this corruption and fraud of nepotism;stealing country'resources favoritism etc impact negatively in South Africa for example service delivery;tax;expenses of trial

    asked by Lesego on June 23, 2016
  83. art

    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. I

    asked by ree on March 1, 2012
  84. AED / ASAP PLEASE

    Based on the reading in Chapter 3 of the text, what factors do you think most contributed to the Supreme Court's decision in Brown v. Board of Education (1954)? How does this decision continue to impact education today? I say the Civil rights. I say this

    asked by troyer0269 on January 5, 2009
  85. Business

    Several outside groups regularly monitor the activities of Metro Chemical Corporation. These groups are interested in the firm's involvement and enforcement of their ethical and social responsibility policies. Who of the following is the least likely to be

    asked by Anonymous on January 21, 2012
  86. Choosing High School Courses

    I want to major in something English or History related, probably Secondary Education, International Studies, or Journalism. I am currently enrolled in chemistry and I am doing horribly. Would colleges rather see me take chemistry and get a bad grade, or

    asked by Corinne on February 23, 2009
  87. paper

    Prepare a 1,050- to 1,750-word paper in which you describe the research process. Include the following: · Include new terminology learned from the reading. · How will this new terminology and knowledge apply to a career in criminal justice? · How can

    asked by stan isaq on March 17, 2013
  88. Stats

    Studies show that 38% of all women suffer from hip fractures caused by osteoporosis by age 85. If 6 women aged 85 are randomly selected, what is the probability that A) None will suffer or has suffered a hip fracture P(x = 0) B) At least 4 have suffered a

    asked by Sunny on January 23, 2010
  89. chemistry

    Although soluble barium compounds are toxic, suspensions of insoluble barium sul- fate are routinely swallowed for upper gas- trointestinal X-ray studies. Why is barium carbonate not used? 1. Stomachs contain HCl and all carbonates dissolve in acid.2.

    asked by cheri on September 19, 2012
  90. AP Chemistry

    Although soluble barium compounds are toxic, suspensions of insoluble barium sul- fate are routinely swallowed for upper gas- trointestinal X-ray studies. Why is barium carbonate not used? 1. Barium carbonate is too expensive. 2. Barium carbonate is

    asked by Nick on September 17, 2010
  91. probability

    For each exam, Ariadne studies with probability 1/2 and does not study with probability 1/2, independently of any other exams. On any exam for which she has not studied, she still has a 0.20 probability of passing, independently of whatever happens on

    asked by Brian on November 26, 2018
  92. Statistics

    Which of the studies below would be analyzed using a t-test for dependent means a. The study of the effectiveness of a new medication given to the same subjects at two points in time b. A study comparing men and women on a test of motor function c. A study

    asked by Lynne on June 10, 2010
  93. life orientation

    evaluate the physical,social and economic consequences of fraud or corruption to the offender.how did corruption and fraud impact negatively in the country

    asked by makgaga on April 25, 2016
  94. business math

    How much tax must be sent to the IRS for the first quarter if the annual income is $63,000.00, Social Security is 12.4%, Medicare is 2.9% and federal income tax rate is 22%?

    asked by lucie on January 6, 2011
  95. Social science

    Social conflict, empowerment theory and feminist theory. How are the theories similar? How are the theories different? What are the implications for interventions and community development?

    asked by KeKe on October 7, 2012
  96. law

    Profits for a firm increase by lowering the firm’s __________ costs. (Points: 5) social judicial operating damage Is it "operating"

    asked by Tony on October 6, 2011
  97. history-current events

    what are some economic, social, political, and other problems in Cuba did historical events lead to these problems? and what was the influence of imperialism and globalization on Cuba? please help!!!!! thanks

    asked by amy on November 8, 2010
  98. Politics

    What does an authoritarian system thrive on? I was thinking about something like crisis (economic or social) etc that can help an authoritarian system implement their agenda. I need more definite words, though. Help?

    asked by Alex on November 15, 2009
  99. 12th grade Economics

    The chapter states that the elderly population in the U.S. is growing more rapidly than the total population. In particular, the number of the total workers is rising slowly, while the number of retirees is rising quickly. Concerned about the future of

    asked by Emily on October 12, 2009
  100. PSY 210

    Are the ones I have answered thus far right? And I am having a few problems with the ones not answered. Thanks... Match the psychological theories with the appropriate statement(s): __Psychodynamic Theory __Trait Theory __Learning Theory __Sociocultural

    asked by DEBI on May 30, 2008