Government

History
Section 1 political power. all political power is inherent in the people, and governments derive their just powers from the consent of the governed, and are established to protect and maintain individual rights. ... section 33 recall of elective officers every elective public ...

History
1. Why did the U.S. government include a prohibition on slavery in the treaties with Native Americans in Washington Territory? A. to avoid the controversy of allowing slavery B. discourage settlers from Southern states from moving to Washington Territory C. to prevent Native ...

history
I understand that John Locke wanted gov. created by the people for the people, but he was no an advocate of democracy. So what type of government did he actually want? This is confusing me thank you.

social studies
"in 1996 Congress approved economic sanitation against South America to force an end to apartheid. sanctions are measures aimed to make a country change its policy. american companies were forbidden to invest in South Africa or import South African products" based on this ...

Economics
a detailed explanation with graphs to show how this form of government intervention would affect the market equilibrium

Social Studies
When the Federal Reserve lowered interest rates following the 2001 recession, what did more people start to do? A. buy homes B. default on loans C. invest in dot-coms D. sell stock shares The United States used diplomacy to broker peace agreements in which of the following ...

History
The MAIN purpose of the Georgia State Constitution is to A) determine how local governments will be managed. B) give a framework for the laws and government of Georgia. **** C) provide details of all the laws and statutes in Georgia. D) explain federal laws and regulations to ...

World History
Which accurately describes the involvement of the Catholic Church in medieval European governments? A: The Catholic Church forced European lords and barons to spare extra lands for peasant farmers. B:The rules and rituals of the Church guided the administration of government ...

ELA
1. When can you omit the author’s last name in documentation? When you introduce the author at the beginning of the quote THIS ONE When you are not plagiarizing When you misinterpret his quotes When you do not list a page number 2. What is the purpose of a research paper? To...

American Government
The above image is from is from the graphic trilogy novel, March, by John Lewis, Andrew Aydin, and Nate Powell (Illustrator). Based on what you learned in this Lesson, why do you think Civil Rights leaders such as John Lewis thought it was essential for African Americans to ...

Social Studies
what were some of the lasting effects of the Vietnam war?(2 answers) A.Hundreds of thousands of soldiers suffered physical and emotional pain* B.Americans were divided over whether the war was worth fighting* C.American soldiers helped solidify a lasting democratic government ...

social studies
Which quotation sums up Herbert Hoover's beliefs about government's role

Ms. Sue, May you help me, please?
I have a post I made pertaining to government. Could you maybe help me when you get a chance? Sorry, I'm new to Jiskha, and I'm not sure how it works.

Government
Would someone mind checking my answers? Thanks! (Answers at bottom) And if anyone is willing to explain the final two questions to me and maybe help, thatd be much appreciated. 1.) "In the late nineteenth century, political leaders in the United States gradually became ...

History
I know i've been so bothersome but this is the last question to the exam , and this exam is the last class/lesson that i'll have for the rest of the school year. I understand if you don't help me. 24. How did Congressional political gridlock during President Obama's ...

History
12. What is one cost that victory in the Cold War brought to the United States? (1 point) A.Many new governments emerged in Eastern Europe and opposed the United States.*** B.The “peace dividend” people hoped for never came about. C. The spread of nuclear weapons and ...

economics
im stuck how does the government promote economic goals? i know the goals are efficiency, freedom, security, equity and growth

social studies
what is a government order to stop sending supplies

american government
6.which of the following are examples congress's expressed powers? select all that apply printing money criminalizing tax evasion declaring war fixing minimum wages 7. examine the quotations above. how does the change in the election process for U.S senators exemplify the ...

social studies
How did President Hoover’s approach toward the economy compare with Calvin Coolidge’s approach? A. Both devoted time and government money to public assistant programs B. Both believed businesses should be responsible for American prosperity C. Hoover, unlike Coolidge, saw ...

social studies
How did President Hoover’s approach toward the economy compare with Calvin Coolidge’s approach? A. Both devoted time and government money to public assistant programs B. Both believed businesses should be responsible for American prosperity C. Hoover, unlike Coolidge, saw ...

Social Studies
19. Select a new deal program that helped improve the lives of South Carolinians. explain what the program improved and how it helped the people of South Carolina. 20. Explain how rationing affected the people on the home front during World War II. How did this behavior help ...

History
Why did iranians take 53 Americans hostage at the American embassy in Iran? A. To force the United Statesvto loft to oil ban B. Because the US government allowed the shah to travel to the United States for medical treatment *********? C. because Atatollah Khomemei took over ...

History
How did President Hoover's approach toward the economy compare with Calvin Coolidge's approach? A. Both devoted time and government money to public assistance programs B. Both believed businesses should be responsible for American prosperity C. Hoover, unlike Coolidge, saw ...

Social studies
Which of the statements best demonstrates the outcomes of the double V campaign A. Germany surrendered and the Allies defeated Mussolini after a long standoff. B. Franklin Roosevelt ended discrimination in hiring practices for government businesses and Victory over Japan day ...

Texas History
Check my answers? Which of the following shows the influence of the U.S. Constitution on the Texas Constitution? A. the executive branch has the most power B. existence of a bill of rights ** C. provisions promoting legislative over judicial power D. slavery is addressed as a ...

Social Studies
What kind of government did followers of Ayatolla Khomeini want?

World History B
Which of the following was one reason the February Revolution in Russia was less successful than the October Revolution? A. It failed to shake the existing government of Russia. OR B. It did not affect Russia's commitment to World War I. I think its b

Government
Which of the following statements about the size of state legislatures is true? All states are required to have legislatures of equal size. State legislatures vary in size, but usually have a smaller upper house. State legislatures are always based on the state population. All...

American Government
This dynamic also applies to same-sex marriage. The challenged laws burden the liberty of same-sex couples, and they abridge central precepts of equality. The marriage laws at issue are in essence unequal: Same-sex couples are denied benefits afforded opposite-sex couples and ...

Accounts
Assuming a proprietorship, partnership, and corporation earns equal amount of income and it is distributed evenly among owners, the amount collected by government toward tax will be: Select one: a. highest for proprietorship. b. highest for corporation. c. least for ...

Advanced Algebra
Which investment vehicle carries the least risk? A. Government bonds B. Large company stocks C. Small company stocks D. U.S. Treasury bills My answer is C

Government
In recent years public discussion has focused on the existence of federal budget deficits. Several key factors have led to increased budget deficits, and a number of proposals have been offered to address the problem. (a) Define budget deficit. (b) Identify one example of an ...

Government
The United States Constitution established a bicameral legislature with two distinct chambers. (a) Identify one difference between the House and Senate that contributes to legislation passing in only one chamber, despite unified party control. Explain how this difference ...

history
1. What was one emphasis of the Constitution of 1845? (1 point) fiscal responsibility freedom of former slaves importance of high taxes increasing state debt 2. Why was the Texas Constitution of 1845 twice as long as the one written before it? Select all that apply. (2 points...

History
What is the significance of the Bill of Rights? The Bill of Rights was the first instance of establishing a representative democracy. The amendments constitute the government’s recognition of naturally occurring rights and liberties. The amendments proved that the notions ...

History
At the beginning of the French Revolution, members of the Third Estate pledged to continue meeting and defying Louis XVI’s order until a new democratic form of government was in place. What was the name of this oath? Hippocratic Oath Ironclad Oath Tennis Court Oath Scout ...

history
1. What was one emphasis of the Constitution of 1845? (1 point) fiscal responsibility freedom of former slaves importance of high taxes increasing state debt 2. Why was the Texas Constitution of 1845 twice as long as the one written before it? Select all that apply. (2 points...

History
One of the impulses of the constitution of 1845 a physical responsibility Former slaves importance of high taxes increase state debt Why was he Texas her station of 1845 twice as long as the one written before it select only two it decreased a large number of issues with ...

History
What was one emphisis of the constitution of 1845? A: Fiscal responsibility b: Freedom of former slaves C: Importince of high Texas D: increase state debt Why was the Texas constitution of 1845 twice as long as he written before it select all that apply only 2 A: it addressed...

social issues
Which statement best describes the militia theory? The Amendment, the Theory, and the Courts: Select the best answer from the choices provided. The founding fathers intended the Second Amendment to protect the collective right of Americans to keep and bear arms and the states...

american government
Discuss the role of third parties in the political system. I'm having trouble getting started on this. What points should I include? And is there any good website I can look on? I need 1-2 paragraphs on this.

AP English
I AM back in Bracciano, a castellated town about 13 miles north of Rome, after a year in New Jersey. I find the Italian Government still unstable, gasoline more expensive than anywhere in the world, butchers and bank clerks and tobacconists (which also means salt sellers) ...

AP English
I AM back in Bracciano, a castellated town about 13 miles north of Rome, after a year in New Jersey. I find the Italian Government still unstable, gasoline more expensive than anywhere in the world, butchers and bank clerks and tobacconists (which also means salt‐sellers) ...

Government
Which of these scenarios are constitutional according to the court's interpretation of eminent domain? Select all that apply. a. A state extends a needed highway and pays fair prices for houses that are in the way of the planned expansion. b. A town wants to build luxury ...

Government
When James Madison wrote in the Federalist Papers, "What is government itself, but the greatest of all reflections on human nature?" what was he saying about human nature? a. that the type of government shows a lot about human nature**** b. that human nature is positive c. ...

Government
Explain the civil liberty being violated and state the amendment or law that protects that liberty. The cartoon has a poor white who came to take a literacy test in order to vote. The sign says, "Voters Take Literacy Tests Here," and then at he bottom of the cartoon it says, "...

Economics
What might induce a rightward shift of aggregate supply? a) Improvements in productivity, resulting from increased investment in plant and equipment b) Increases in the size of labor force which reduce wages, improved business confidence and changes in tax policies and ...

History
Read the following quote from John Adams: "We have no government armed in power capable of contending with human passions unbridled [uncontrolled] by morality and religion. Our Constitution was made only for a religious and moral people. It is wholly inadequate for the ...

Civics
Mrs. Sue can you please help me? Which answer best completes the following sentence? Two advantages of a confederation are that it ______ and ______. A: prevents abuse of power by a national government; preserves local identity B: concentrates power in state governments; makes...

Financial Literacy
There are no answer choices it's a crossword puzzle. Money that helps students go to college; ____________ When colleges help a student find a job it's called ______ Money that is given by businesses and private organizations to help students go to college; _______ Money that ...

Civics
Which of the following statements best describes a negative consequence of the federal government's use of credit? A. The government can use money from securities sales to help people in emergencies. B. Government use of credit increases the total national debt and interest ...

American Government (9th Grade)
1. Which of the following government actions have the greatest impact on promoting racial equality and housing? A. The passage of the title IX amendment to the civil rights act of 1964 B. The passage of the civil rights act of 1968 C. The Supreme Court ruling in Plessy versus ...

History
President Kennedy's response to the Cuban Missile Crisis was overthrow the Soviet government from within the Kremlin invite Castro to Washington D.C. for peace talks* send CIA-led forces of Cuban exiles to invade Cuba and overthrow Castro The Tet Offensive was a significant ...

English (Comprehension)
Good morning! I'm having difficulty with this question on my practice sheet, and I wanted a second-hand opinion, any help is appreciated. Read this excerpt: One-eighth of the whole population were colored slaves, not distributed generally over the Union, but localized in the ...

politics
3.The Federalists favored a __________ central government to curb the power of the common people and of the states. a.stronger b.weaker c.neutral d.none of the above A?

politics
2.Which of the following was not an influence on the Framers? a.Plato's Republic b.the Magna Carta c.John Locke's Second Treatise on Government d.the Mayflower Compact A?

History
Which identifies an argument that the Nazis used to claim that the Weimar government was weak? the weimar government followed a democratic process to govern. the weimar government refused to pay any of its war reparations. the weimar government formed a military alliance with ...

history
Which laws called for strict separation of the races in the South? (1 point) anti-discrimination laws Plessy v. Ferguson laws Jim Crow laws ***** boycott laws 2. Civil rights activists targeted segregation in interstate transportation (1 point) because they knew that the ...

Government
Pros and cons of the great society???

American Government
Read the excerpt from the state constitution of Arkansas, which was adopted in 1874. No person who may hereafter fight a duel, assist in the same as second, or send, accept, or knowingly carry a challenge therefor, shall hold any office in the state, for a period of ten years...

History
Which accurately identifies one reason why the Napoleonic Wars fostered resentment among Europeans? A. Napoleon formed a close alliance with Alexander I of Russia but neglected other nations. B. The napoleonic code gave too many rights to minority ethnic groups and women. C. ...

american government
I need an article that talks about Democratic views on foreign policy. I cannot find any good ones.

american government
What would be a good title for a research paper on the U.S. political parties?

American Government Please Check
Which of the following are reasons why Madison supported the ratification of the Constitution in the Federalist Papers? Select all that apply. a. power of the executive branch b. competent representation in government*** c. checks and balances d. limited government e. Bill of ...

American Government Please Check
Why is the Supreme Court case Snyder v. Phelps an example of competing rights? a. The right to privacy and speech causing emotional distress came into conflict with the freedom of speech. b. The freedom of religion came into conflict with the government's insistence on prayer...

SS
Which of the following best explains why Intuits might have wanted to create a self-governing territory? Intuits have a stronger economy and government than Canada. A self-governing territory would allow the Intuits to better govern in accordance with their culture and beliefs...

SOCIAL STUDIES
Based on this excerpt which of the following statements is most opposed to congress stance in 1994? A.)The national government has a duty to directly protect individual welfare B.)The U.S economy operates on free-market principles C.)Bill Clitons plan for health care was too ...

Social Studies
Which statement best explains why the United States supported harsh government of El Salvador and Guatemala? A.)The United States benefited from an economic relationship with both countries. B.)U.S policy supported democratic throughout Latin America C.)El Salvador and ...

Economics
The public debt is the amount of money that A. Americans owe to foreigners. B. state and local governments owe to the federal government. C. the federal government owes to holders of U.S. securities. D. the federal government owes to taxpayers. I chose C am I correct?

Social Studies
6. which of the following collects payroll tax? a. state and local governments b. federal government only c. state government only d. local and federal governments i think its a. or d.

History
Based on what the National Assembly wanted to do in France, how democratic was the new French government explain

American Government
If there were a case regarding the freedom of religion in the Supreme Court, which of the following would the justices support? a. a ban on religious practices in public b. a ban on compulsory prayer in public schools c. a ban on religious head coverings in state offices*** d...

English
1.The bluffs are so steep that they _____ be scaled, even by experienced climbers. a. can't hardly b. can hardly B 2. Boats carefully thread their way _____ the tricky and sometimes dangerous rocks and rapids in the Buffalo River. a. among b. between B 3._____ canoeists, ...

S.S.
Which of the following occurred after the Vietnam war spread into Vietnam but before Vietnam was united under a communist government? A. Ho Chi Minh took leadership of the Vietcong. B. Richard Nixon resigned from office after the Watergate scandal. C. The Khmer Rouge group ...

Social Studies
1. Which option describes a pull factor that influenced European immigration to the United States? 1.Land Scarcity 2.Industrial jobs--- 3.Political Unrest 4.Religious Persecution 2. What role did nativism play in federal policy? Concern for immigrants' children led to ...

Social studies
how did the mayflower compact set a precedent for democratic government in North America? A) the mayflower compact recognize in a stab Lish that people had the power to govern. B) The Mayflower compact set up a religious monarchy with loyalty to King George. C) The people ...

history
Which correctly describes the positive impact of European imperialism? Imperialist powers promoted their own interests over the well-being of indigenous peoples. Imperialist powers sought social change through self-government. Imperialist powers provided political unity and ...

Social Studies
Why did the Continental Congress have a difficult time funding the Continental Army? A. The central government established under the Articles of Confederation had no power to collect taxes.******* B. The Continental Army had no built up reserve of weapons and therefore was ...

american government
I know I posted this before but I have some specific questions I need help with now. Imagine that you have been chosen to develop a United Student World Assembly (USWA). Among the assembly's goals are promoting cooperation and understanding among students around the world. You...

Socail Studies
Why does immigration most likely continue to increase the U.S. population? The U.S. economy benefits from immigrant labor. Immigrants are needed as soldiers in the U.S. military. The U.S. government seeks out immigrants to combat falling birth rates. Immigrants easily ...

law
'Administrative law involves decision making within the bases of a government organisation and deals with powers and functions of the administrative authorities, and the manner in which they form legislations to enforce legal obligations upon individuals.' does that make sense?

History PLZ ANSWER ASAP
Think about how the actions of government affect the lives of its citizens. Government sets economic policies, for example, that shape whether the economy thrives or struggles. This in turn might mean that an individual person gets a good job or has a hard time finding work. ...

American Government (9th Grade)
7.) What would a world of anarchy be like? A: A situation of living in nature, harmonious and free B: A Situation of well-ordered law and order C: A situation of extended families living together, fighting for resources with other families D: A situation of conclusion and wild...

law
'Property law is an area of law that enforces rights of ownership, possession and transferability, over things , may it be, public property (government owned), private property such as homes or business and it can be tangible or intangabile.' my first language isnt english, so...

History! Check my answers
Question #5: What was Oran Roberts' plan to fix the government? A. Control big business B. Create more industry. C. Follow strict fiscal conservatism. D. Open ports for trade. Question #6: How did railroads influence the agriculture in Texas? Select all that apply (3 points) A...

History! Check my answers
Question # 2: How did farming practices change as a result of the Dust Bowl? A. Farmers began using gasoline-powered tractors. B. Farmers practiced soil conservation methods. C. Farmers acquired new land that contained native plants. D. Farmers Used methods from the Great-Plow...

History
Which statement about interest groups is true? A:Interest groups are funded by the House of Representatives. B:Interest groups are organized by Congress. C:Interest groups provide a representation of the majority D:Interest groups provide public awareness about an issue.*** ...

Government
1. Presidents Bush and Obama's foreign policies with Iran were different for what reason? a. President Bush employed the Monroe Doctrine; President Obama did not. b. President Bush preferred to isolate the adversary; President Obama engaged the adversary. c. President Bush ...

Math
A survey about the student government program at a school finds the following results: 190 students liked the program. 135 students think the program is unnecessary. 220 students plan on running for student government next year. If a circle graph were made form this data, what...

Government
1. Which of the following policies represents current American foreign policy? a. isolationism b. detente c. containment d. international cooperation*** 2. When President Obama chose multilateral engagement as a foreign policy, which past policy was he essentially returning to...

Pre-Algebra
A survey about the student government program at a school finds the following results: 190 students like the program 135 students think the program is unnecessary 220 students plan on running for student government next year. If a circle graph were made from this data, what ...

american government
I need help on these questions. Sorry if I put too many questions I'm just stuck on these. 1. In the relationship between the U.S. and Japan, the U.S. has put pressure on Japan to increase its involvement in world affairs. a. True b. False I think the answer for this is a. 2. ...

american government
Imagine that you have been chosen to develop a United Student World Assembly (USWA). Among the assembly's goals are promoting cooperation and understanding among students around the world. You must prepare a draft charter of the USWA. The charter should include the following...

History
Hi, so I have this question. The growing popularity of newspapers, magazines, and books in the United States during the 19th century contributed to which of these? The emergence of a uniquely American literary style The expansion of educational opportunities for women and ...

science
Which options accurately identify a reason why it could be beneficial for the government to regulate scientific research and the distribution of information? (Select all that apply) The government could minimize fraudulent practices. The government could ensure research is ...

American Government (9th Grade)
1.) in the case of schenck vs united states justice oliver wendell holmes jr wrote: "the most stringent protection of free speech would not protect a man in falsely shouting fire in a theatre and causing a panic." this is an example of what kind of rights? A: absolute rights B...

science
Which options accurately identify a reason why it could be beneficial for the government to regulate scientific research and the distribution of information? (Select all that apply) The government could minimize fraudulent practices. The government could ensure research is ...

Social Studies question
Why does immigration most likely continue to increase the U.S. population? The U.S. economy benefits from immigrant labor. Immigrants are needed as soldiers in the U.S. military. The U.S. government seeks out immigrants to combat falling birth rates. Immigrants easily ...

world history
What is one of the factors that helped Buddhism spread through China? A. Shi Huangdi appointed Buddhist monks to run his government. B.Mahayana Buddhism offered escape from suffering and the promise of achieving salvation. my educated guess is B

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