WHAT IS SOCIAL STUDIES?

5,444 questions, page 31
  1. English

    Could you please check these last few sentences, please? Thank you in advance 1) What did you like most among the various topics we dealt with during your school year? 2) Are you going to continue your study of English at university? 3) Are you going to

    asked by Henry2 on July 4, 2011
  2. Social STUDIES

    a geographer studying developing countries would be most interested in which of the following questions? a.what economic changes can be made to ensure a better future? b. what changes can be made in natural resources use? c.what are the social effects of

    asked by Anonymous** on July 7, 2011
  3. Statistics

    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 describe the general

    asked by Michael on March 26, 2012
  4. child day care management,health,safety,and nutrit

    Q; introducing organized sporttts among young children is not recommended because A.this excludes the teacher or caregiver from a role in play B.they lack the necessary physical maturation needded C.they should be making their own rules D.they lack the

    asked by alex on February 24, 2011
  5. world history

    Which of the following statements reflects a Confucian value that influenced Tang and songs dynasties? A. Merchants had lower social status than peasants. B. Only the gentry could hold government office . C. Girls were valued more highly than boys. D.

    asked by ciara on May 21, 2012
  6. Public Health

    In the state of California everyone is provided free healthcare. Research and analyze the affects of social support for public health. Has this program been successful? Evaluate some of the positive and negative aspects of socially supported programs and

    asked by Jennifer on January 27, 2012
  7. History

    What was the significance of the rise in popularity of rock music? A:It showed the growing power of youth culture B:It linked the younger generation with the culture of their parents C:It encouraged increased social acceptance of African Americans*** D:It

    asked by Marylyn on March 13, 2017
  8. Multi-cultural Psychology

    The County of Fairfield, California recently put in place changes to improve the process of removing children from their parents for Social Services. What is the professional term for this process? A. Psychological counseling B. Advice in difficult

    asked by Pat on October 26, 2015
  9. american history

    what do you think would happen to state employment if the federal government decided that rather than passing laws and making state carry them out, it would be simply give the states responsibility for a major social program such as welfare? provide at

    asked by tammie on September 17, 2015
  10. Psychology

    Modeling others' behaviors has been shown to be significant factors in learning. Research on modeling (and aggression, explicitly) demonstrates that aggression correlates with: a. violence in the media b. male testosterone levels c. social class d.

    asked by Terry on February 19, 2012
  11. Computer applications

    Which of the following sentences best describes the progressive era? A: it was a period in which many social reforms occurred. B: it was a period of unchecked abuses by big businesses. C: it was a period of Civil War and the end of slavery. D: it was a

    asked by Helpp meee on February 22, 2019
  12. Statistics

    Retired workers and disabled workers both receive Social Security benefits. What information would we need to test the claim that the difference in monthly benefits between the two groups is greater than $30 at the 0.05 level of significance? Write out the

    asked by Marilyn on June 7, 2018
  13. investing

    You have a fairly large portfolio of U.S. stocks and bonds. You meet a financial planner at a social gathering who suggests that you diversify your portfolio by investing in emerging market stocks. Discuss whether the correlation results in Exhibit 3.10

    asked by janaki on February 5, 2015
  14. From Theory to practice

    Introducing organized sports among young children is not recommended because A. they lack the social interaction skills needed. B. they should be making up their own rules. C. they lack the necessary physical maturation needed. D. this excludes the teacher

    asked by Amanda on February 4, 2015
  15. American Government

    What do you think would happen to state employment if the federal government decided that, rather than passing laws an making states carry them out, it simply give the state responsibility for a major social program such as welfare? Provide at least two

    asked by Dawn on July 13, 2014
  16. early child care

    when attempting to modify a child's behavior using negative reinforcement, the desire result is that the child will: A) Withdraw from certain social activities B) Not argue with adults C) Repeat behavior for which they get the desired results D) Avoid

    asked by seema on October 11, 2012
  17. ADHD

    Which of the following is true of the cause and treatment of ADHD ? A. Drug therapy alone is not very effective in treating hyperactivity b. academic and social skills are best treated with a combination of medication and other treatment. C. Usually caused

    asked by W on October 2, 2015
  18. Anthropology

    I am struggling with these question. I did the other seven. Someone please help me. I need some sleep. Are there universal features in human behavior that leads to conflict? Give examples. What are the formal and informal mechanisms of social control? Give

    asked by Casey on February 15, 2015
  19. childcare

    Introducing organized sports among young children is not recommended because? A.this excludes the teacher or caregiver from a role in play. B.they lack the necessary physical maturation needed. C.they should be making up their own rules. D.they lack the

    asked by Abbie on January 20, 2010
  20. 6grade english

    Give them fish they will eat for a day. Teach them to fish they will eat for years. With regard to low income countries and based on your knowledge and understanding of culture, society and social stratification provide support for or criticism of this

    asked by Kevin on July 1, 2009
  21. English

    I forgot to add the following details. I really hope you can have a look at them. 1) In 1903 Emmeline and Christabel Pankhurst set up the Women’s Social and Political Union. They campaigned with other women for more rights and recognition for women’s

    asked by Henry1 on May 23, 2011
  22. psychology

    I need feedback on my choices. Did I choose the right answers to each of the 10 questions below? If not what is the correct answer for the questions that I got wrong wrong? 1. Dr. Schmidt studies the factors that activate and direct behavior toward an

    asked by Sharon on June 24, 2011
  23. Civics ASAP PLZ =:)

    The General Assembly, the Economic and Social Council, and the International Court Justice are all parts of which organization? North Atlantic Treaty Organization*** Security Council World Health Organization United Nations

    asked by Anonymous on May 30, 2015
  24. U.S. History

    how did discrimination against immigrants greaten in American after WWI, i already have physical violence. please help, paper due tomorrow! Immigrants faced job, housing, and college entrance discrimination. Many immigrants were barred from social clubs,

    asked by INEEDHELP!!! on January 22, 2007
  25. Psy210

    I was wondering if someone could help me with a homework assignment that wants us to identify two major changes or challenges associated with that developmental stage(adolescence, young adulthood, middle adulthood, and late adulthood. For each of three

    asked by Jen on October 12, 2009
  26. Psy210

    I was wondering if someone could help me with a homework assignment that wants us to identify two major changes or challenges associated with that developmental stage(adolescence, young adulthood, middle adulthood, and late adulthood. For each of three

    asked by Jen on October 12, 2009
  27. accounting

    Dr. Stephanie White, the Chief Administrator of Uptown Clinic, a community mental health agency, is concerned about the dilemma of coping with reduced budgets next year and into the foreseeable future, but increasing demand for services. In order to plan

    asked by Anonymous on March 31, 2008
  28. accounting

    Dr. Stephanie White, the Chief Administrator of Uptown Clinic, a community mental health agency, is concerned about the dilemma of coping with reduced budgets next year and into the foreseeable future, but increasing demand for services. In order to plan

    asked by Anonymous on March 31, 2008
  29. Algebra

    The Oliver Company plans to market a new product. Based on its market studies, Oliver estimates that it can sell up to 4,500 units in 2005. The selling price will be $2 per unit. Variable costs are estimated to be 20% of total revenue. Fixed costs are

    asked by Rick on February 19, 2012
  30. Math

    Please help guys ❤ 1) What is the GCF of 32 and 56? A) 2 B) 4 C) 8 D) 14 2) The highest temperature ever recorded in Death Valley, California, was 121°, while the lowest ever recorded there was 13° below zero. Which integers BEST represent these

    asked by Iris on November 10, 2018
  31. computer science

    Step 3: Part C iLab Part C: Payroll Program Step 1: Create a New Project Create a new project and name it LAB1C. Make sure you close your previous program by clicking File >> Close Solution. This time, do not delete the code that gets automatically

    asked by jose coco on July 3, 2011
  32. business

    International issues of social responsibility and ethical behavior are: 1.the result of greed found in capitalist countries. 2.found primarily in countries with a low standard of living. 3. a concern only of business professors. 4. difficult and not as

    asked by cameron on August 1, 2010
  33. Psychology

    1) The type of learning that involves reasoning, problem solving, language, memory, association of ideas, and other mental processes is Cognitive learning. Is this correct? 2) When you are figuring out how to memorize information for your college tests,

    asked by Jack on November 11, 2009
  34. English

    I have a question about writing my thesis for my paper. The topic was war as a social disease and the three body paragraphs were Dissection & Numeration, Statement of Conflict/Problem/ and Solution, and Statement of Root Principle? How would I form my

    asked by Michele on February 14, 2009
  35. Math

    Raquel's pay stub has three deductions. What is the total amount of deductions? Round to nearest cent. Gross Pay(wages) is $1625.35 Medicare is $22.48 Social Security is $52.72 Federal Withholding Income Tax (23%) Please show me how to work do this

    asked by Maggie on April 12, 2016
  36. educational technology

    Which of the following sentences best describes the Progressive Era? (1 point) It was a period in which many social reforms occurred. It was a period of unchecked abuses by big business. It was a period of civil war and the end of slavery. It was a period

    asked by norna on March 30, 2014
  37. Diversity

    The process of learning "code-switching" is meant to: a. foster social fluency. b.teach a student the approprite use of Standard English and his/her own dialet.c. encourage one to change grammatical markers d. focus the child on mastering use of Standard

    asked by nikki on June 5, 2015
  38. educational technology

    Which of the following sentences best describes the Progressive Era? (1 point) It was a period in which many social reforms occurred. It was a period of unchecked abuses by big business. It was a period of civil war and the end of slavery. It was a period

    asked by norna on March 30, 2014
  39. Math

    You are trying to decide if you have enough money to retire. You are expecting $2,500 a month from Social Security. You have $1.2 million in your retirement savings, and you only want to use the earnings to live on, which is at an 8% annual rate. You are

    asked by Emilio on February 14, 2016
  40. History--Ms. Sue, Writeacher, Reed??

    (1)"During the Second Great Awakening, many women worked for social change. (2) They fought for their rights and the rights of others. (3) Women exceeded men at ethical and moral behavior. (4) Their spirit, courage, and ambition paced the way for a new

    asked by Amy on May 11, 2015
  41. History

    The rule of law, established by Hammurabi, was the idea that a.) different laws apply to people of different social ranking b.) all members of society, even the rich and powerful, must obey the law c.) there is no difference between civil and criminal law

    asked by Lou on September 7, 2018
  42. PSYCH

    In which theory is it of utmost importance that an infant develops a relationship with at least one primary caregiver for both social and emotional development to happen properly? A. Attachment theory B. Culture C. Persistence model D. Erikson’s Stages

    asked by MAE on June 29, 2015
  43. Home Economics/Science

    Hi i just needed a little help with my Home Eco homework,could u help me please. here are the questions: what is the social,economical,ittellectual,cultural,protective,security functions of a family. please tell in paragraphs for each section. thanks!!!

    asked by Fiji islander on February 10, 2007
  44. ed tech

    Which of the following sentences best describes the progressive era? A. it was a period in which many social reforms occurred. B. it was a period of unchecked abuses by big business. C. it was a period of cival war and the end of slavery. D. it was a

    asked by blue on October 22, 2014
  45. pyschology

    I am writing a paper for Pyschology about how I have a tendency after washing my hands I have this pattern to take the paper towel or hand cloth and use it to open the door. Which psychological theory would this fall under? 1.Classical Conditioning 2.

    asked by Christopher on October 7, 2013
  46. World History

    1.What is an example of economic force? 2. What is an example of political force? 3. What is an example of social force?

    asked by Anonymous on October 5, 2012
  47. health

    Hi, Does anyone know what spiritual health, social health and cognitive health are?

    asked by Anonymous on July 22, 2008
  48. Principals of Management

    Discuss the following current issues or challenges in management.(1)Ethics culture and social responsibility (2)Information technology and management (3)Change management (4)Emerging issues in management

    asked by Munyua on September 30, 2016
  49. history

    Compare Nixon's policies of engagment to foreign policy strategies during the Cold War. Describe the connection between student unrest and the Vietnam War. Explain the political and social outcomes of the end of the war in Vietnam.

    asked by Gloria Jackson on April 25, 2011
  50. SS

    How did the development of agriculture change the lives of early South American peoples? A. More groups moved near the coasts. B. Groups started to settle in one place. C. Civilizations quickly developed.*** D. Many groups developed a social hierarchy.

    asked by Melina on May 9, 2019
  51. english

    how did people dress in Elizabethan England? How did the way people dress differ depending on his or her social status? what was the music of the Elizabethan era like? Who were some famous composers? please help me because I cant find these answers

    asked by Teara on May 11, 2011
  52. system of equations

    Suppose you are organizing a social. Let a be the fixed cost and b be the cost per person.Suppose you know it costs $1300 for 30 people and $2200 for 80 people. (a) Set up a system of (two) equations in terms of a and b:

    asked by draven on February 5, 2016
  53. geography

    Explain the effects of the poor service delivery. There must evidence that i actually investigate the poor service delivery physically where possible. Explanation must be with regard to social or Economic or Environmental problem

    asked by Angel on April 29, 2017
  54. Sociology

    Hi, I'm writing a paper for my social problems class and am having a hard time coming up with advantages and disadvantages of increasing the number of street-patrolling police officers as a means to combat the high prevalence of violent crime within the

    asked by mysterychicken on April 14, 2015
  55. history

    1. Which factor contributed most to the increased importance of literature in American culture during the 19th century? A. the success of major social reform movement. B. The spread of utopian communities throughout the nations. C. The migration of

    asked by superwoman on April 28, 2016
  56. Cultural Diversity

    __________ of the environment is a learning approach proposed by influential child development theorists. It advocates that adults should be responsive to children and highly interactive with them. A)Low-context interpretation B)Interpersonal

    asked by Barb on November 27, 2011
  57. World History

    What ideas were brought forth by John Locke’s Two Treatises of Civil Government? (Select all that apply.) religious freedom checks and balances social contract natural rights I googled this question, but I never really saw any clear answer, just a lot

    asked by Rylee on December 1, 2017
  58. Texas History

    Which of the following best describes the Ku Klux Klan in Texas during the 1920s. A an open social welfare club that did good deeds for all B An organization that only concerned itself with business interests C A semi-secretive club that sometimes

    asked by Taytay on February 3, 2018
  59. History

    Which of the following best describes the ku klux klan in texas during the 1920s? a. an open social welfare club that did good deeds for all b. an organization that only concerned itself with business interests c. a semi-secretive club that sometimes

    asked by AnimeLover on January 24, 2019
  60. quantitative rsearch

    A manufacterer of computers designed to aid social scientists in analyzing rsearch data claims that are operational for at least 80% of the time . during the course of the year one computer was operational for 270 days. test, at the 1% CONFIDENCE LEVEL,

    asked by Richard on February 27, 2013
  61. Psychology

    Andy, a high school sophomore, lacks self-discipline, fails to plan ahead, and is excessively anxious. He is quickly frustrated by challenging tasks and frequently becomes overly critical of others. Use the psychoanalytic and social-cognitive perspectives

    asked by Amy on March 8, 2010
  62. Psycholofgy

    Can someone please help! I choose C You enter Donald's board room and are seated across a large, imposing table from him. This wide table helps this CEO maintain _____ distance between him and his clients and will formalize the conversations somewhat since

    asked by Keller on December 12, 2011
  63. Science

    Lesson 4: Behavior Science 7 B Unit 2: Interdependent Relationships in Ecosystems 1. Which type of behavior is illustrated in the following series of images? 2. Which of the following helps ensure a groups access to resources it needs for survival? 3.

    asked by Pizza on March 15, 2018
  64. ap us history

    my assignment is to develop a chart explaining the financing, motivation for founding, and political, social, and economic organization of each colonized area:(a) the plantation colonies, (b) new england, (c) the middle colonies.what elements did all these

    asked by alicia on August 18, 2008
  65. History

    Could someone check my History questions? Please? My answers are under the questions... 1) Base your answer to the question on the statement below and on your knowledge of social studies. … The whole military force of the State is at the service of a Mr.

    asked by Abby on October 12, 2015
  66. Culteral Diversity

    The social or physical characteristics that mark the boundaries between groups are highly a. Highly visible b. selected by the minority groups themselves c. Scientifically significant d. Selected for their biological improtance e. subtle

    asked by Andrea on December 19, 2009
  67. government

    what is a green party? A green party is committed to values-based politics as it is expressed in their Ten Key Values that involves environmentalism, non-violence, social justice, and grassroots

    asked by sue on September 9, 2017
  68. business

    what is the chronological order of the major legislation that makes up the history of employment law in this country? for each law, state the social problem the law was designed to address and whether the law has solved the problem.

    asked by Sean on April 27, 2011
  69. History

    I have a question about American imperialsim. The American belief in superiority was one major factor that led to American imperialism. What were the social, economic, and strategic factors that also played a role in American imperialism? Thank you!

    asked by Punkie on October 8, 2009
  70. Civics

    I have to place President Obama and Governor Romney on the political spectrum. It pretty much looks like a graph and one side is social and one side is economical. I'm having issues placing them. Where would Obama be and where would Romney be? Thanks

    asked by Allyson on October 31, 2012
  71. Need clarification thanks

    "...the social lives of men and women caught up in the vortex of global change" What does this statement suggest? What does it mean? I was thinking that it means that peoples' lives are affected by global change.... but i am not quite sure if i'm correct.

    asked by MARY on May 17, 2008
  72. business

    Management by objectives works best when the objectives of each organizational unit are derived from A. the social environment. B. the objectives of a competitor. C. the objectives of the next higher unit in the organization. D. a functional or general

    asked by MikeP on October 7, 2014
  73. History

    Which culture developed a social hierarchy featuring chiefs and priests as leaders? B.Plains Woodland cultures C.Plains village cultures D.Caddoan mound builder culture

    asked by katt on September 3, 2014
  74. Mass Communication

    what is meant by persuasive communication?Explain breifly I've clicked through a few and have only seen what seem to be a lot of homework questions. But I have not understood what your confusion is on many of them. Do you now understand what they are

    asked by Christine on March 23, 2007
  75. philosopy

    Milton Friedman observes that if the same argument that advocates of corporate social responsibility say should be brought to corporate shareholders is instead brought before union members, the logical bankruptcy of the argument would be clearly evident

    asked by DANIELLE on September 17, 2014
  76. math

    One third of the boys and one half of the girls participate in a social work. If the number of participating students is 300 out of which 100 are boys,what is the total number of students?

    asked by omaima on November 9, 2016
  77. Natural Sciences

    Which one of the disciplines listed here includes essays and response statements as types of assignments? Humanities Natural Sciences Social Sciences More than one of the disciplines listed here

    asked by malik on December 2, 2010
  78. P.E

    The health triangle is made up of(choose all that apply)? 3 points A. Monetary health. (B.) social health. (C.) physical health. (D.)mental and emotional. that's what i think. help fast. choose three.

    asked by chris on August 26, 2014
  79. art

    you have come to understand a particular style of art thoroughly through your studies. You have created a set of evaluation criteria, researched the historical impact, and evaluated artworks created in that style. You are now going to combine your

    asked by pls on October 11, 2018
  80. History

    ) How did the federal government use tariffs in the late 1800s to help the United States grow into an industrial power? A) to tax U.S. industry as a source of federal income B) to convince other nations to buy newly available U.S. products C) to support

    asked by Abby on October 24, 2015
  81. psy

    What is a personal construct? How are personal constructs related to social perspectives? What is the relationship between personal constructs and behavior?

    asked by derrius on July 31, 2010
  82. PSY

    What is a personal construct? How are personal constructs related to social perspectives? What is the relationship between personal constructs and behavior?

    asked by Anonymous on September 25, 2010
  83. HISTORY

    What would 3 newspaper headline be that would indicate the significance of the attack on Pearl Harbor? They would need to be from a political, social and from an economic perspective. Please help with this. I've came up with these: THIS MEANS WAR!! BATTLE

    asked by GGIFT on February 6, 2010
  84. politics

    5.These rights have been extended to state criminal trials and to other settings, such as educational and social service hearings. a.Rights of Free Speech b.Civil Rights c.Due Process Rights d.Civil Liberties C?

    asked by bev on April 8, 2018
  85. English

    I've got to write an essay in which I explain how the social, historical, political, and religious events of the time period affected literature of that era and tell how the literature reflects what is going on in Britain during that time... I chose the

    asked by Emily on July 10, 2008
  86. Calc

    Recent studies indicate that the average surface temp. of the earth has been rising steadily. Some scientists have modeled the temp. by the linear function T= 0.02t + 8.50, where T is temp. in degrees Celsius and t represents years since 1900. What do the

    asked by Chelsea on September 20, 2010
  87. health

    Match race and ethnicity key terms with their correct descriptions: 1. Copy each key term from the Key Terms list below. 2. Paste each key term into the cell to the right of its matching description. Key Terms: Stereotype, Gender group, Pluralism,

    asked by Tim on May 21, 2008
  88. english (4th grade )

    Identify the infinitive and classify whether it is used as a subject, direct object, predicate noun, appositive, and object preposition. 1.Her only thought was to win. 2.My desire is to help. 3.Mrs. Cao loves to crochet. 4.They remember to say the rosary

    asked by albert on December 26, 2014
  89. Natural Sciences

    Which one of the disciplines listed here includes journal articles as secondary sources? Natural Sciences Social Sciences Humanities More than one disciplines listed here

    asked by malik on December 2, 2010
  90. early childhood

    eriksons work identified 1.physical skill development 2 intellectual skill development 3 social emotional development 4 brain growth development is it 3

    asked by reema on June 5, 2012
  91. Natural Sciences

    Which one of the disciplines listed here includes direct observations as primary sources? Humanities More than one of the disciplines listed here Social sciences Natural sciences

    asked by malik on December 2, 2010
  92. principle of management

    An announcement of the company-sponsored picnic travels from the employees’ social committee to the other employees through email. This communication is ______ and ________. a. Horizontal; informal b. External; informal c. Vertical; informal d.

    asked by vedrana on March 13, 2012
  93. principle of management

    10. An announcement of the company-sponsored picnic travels from the employees’ social committee to the other employees through email. This communication is ______ and ________. a. Horizontal; informal b. External; informal c. Vertical; informal d.

    asked by vedrana on March 12, 2012
  94. Science

    Examine the obvious environmental impacts as well as significant social and physical ramifications of urban sprawl. What is the relationship between landscape and psychological well being? After defining this relationship, discuss how the presence or

    asked by Lisa on November 2, 2011
  95. English Opinion

    I need a good attention grabber for the introduction of my paper was as a social disease? I was wondering if you think that this quote fits with the topic or have another one in mind that I could use. War is a malignant disease, an idiocy, a prison, and

    asked by Michele on February 14, 2009
  96. English

    Can you help me express these two sentences in a better way? 1) He thought that men are divided into a part of good and a part of pure evil and he wanted to separate them 2) The American Civil Rights M. fought with demonstrations against the laws of social

    asked by Franco on January 6, 2010
  97. English

    I'm dong project on Dyncorp/CSE( Have to Give a brief description of the corporation- The human right violations it supports that makes this a social justice issue. Who profits and who pays etc)-Any action that can be taken to help prevent these human

    asked by Jessica on April 25, 2014
  98. History

    What led to the fall of the Roman Empire in Western Europe, specifically in terms of political instability, economic and social problems, weakening frontiers, and the split of the empire. This is a study guide question. I just need some help figuring out a

    asked by Sarah on February 25, 2016
  99. social problems

    Increase in divorce rates over the last century related to :A)rejection of the ideology of the "good"family B) increasing financial independence of woman c)increasing abuse and conflict in families d) change in social norms toward greater acceptance of

    asked by vedrana on February 23, 2011
  100. social(please help)

    Hi, I don't wont home made clay.we would like to use play-doh.how to use social study with play-doh.create a model of one of the following LANDFORMS OR BODIES OF WATER :PENINSULA,MESA OR PLATEAU,MONTAIN,VALLEY,VOLCANO,LAKE,RIVER,OR ISLAND

    asked by Lakshmi on October 5, 2012