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world history
lesson 3 unit 5 ancient civilization in china 1. Which of the following is one of the notable achievements of early China? (1 point) A. a complex system of writing************** B. a single spoken language C. cotton textiles D. copper ore technology 2. How did the Zhou dynasty...

Social studies
which of the following best describes how the intolerable acts affected the american colonies? A. The acts caused the colonies to set up their own militia to serve in times of emergency. B. The acts caused the colonies to call for the first continental. C. the acts caused the ...

Social Studies
What was one similarity between the bill of rights and the Magna Carta? A. Both outlined a structure that gave the government the right to tax its citizens B. Both established a detailed justice system C. Both provided guidelines for ensuring basic citizen rights D. Both were ...

Social Studies (PLZ HELP MEE!!)
1. Why did Thomas Paine’s write the pamphlet, “Common Sense"? A. To support conquering the native Americans B. To argue that more land should go to France and Spain C. To show that loyalty to the monarchy was wrong •• D. To pledge his loyalty to the British government...

Social Studies (Ms. Sue)
8. Of the following choices, which ones influence the emergence of opposing political parties? Select all that apply. (There are 2 right answers) Mounting pressure from Britain to further establish government Increase in the distribution of newspapers Differences in opinion on...

Social studies (Help)
Why did Thomas Paine’s write the pamphlet, “Common Sense"? To support conquering the native Americans •• To argue that more land should go to France and Spain To show that loyalty to the monarchy was wrong To pledge his loyalty to the British government

American government
Which issue did the great compromise address? A- congressional representation B- election of the president C- members of the Supreme Court D- relationship of the states to each other

Social Studies
The first Amendment protects which rights? Select all that apply the right to own a gun the right to a fair trial the right to practice a religion (or not) the right to criticize the government the right of owning property What do the 15th, 19th, and 26th Amendments have in ...

Please help do by 10:00 Science
1. Convert 4.0 kilometers (km) to meters (m). (1 point) 0.04 m 40 m 400 m 4,000 m 2. For his science project, Austin wants to determine if the pH of standing rainwater changes over time. He collects a jar of rainwater and places it indoors in a spot that does not receive a lot...

american government
2. which of the following reflects a difference between debate on the House and the Senate floors? A. debate in the senate has very few restraints B. the minority party in the senate manages debate on the floor. C. representatives in the house may filibuster a bill D. senators...

american Government
1. if a majority of committee members support a bill, what is likely to happen? A. The committee will pigeonhole the bill B. the committee will report the bill favorably to the floor C. the committee will rewrite the bill D. the committee will report the bill unfavorably to ...

American Government
national emergencies, advances in technology, and demand for services have increased congress's acceptance of which view? A. conservative constructionists B. liberal constructionists C. radical constructionists D. strict constructionist My best answer is D

American Government
which of the following best describes the interpretation of the constitution by a strict constructionist? A. favors a powerful national government that exercises implied powers B. favors a strong president and the necessary and proper clause C. favors a very limited role for ...

american government
national emergencies, advances in technology, and demand for services have increased congress's acceptance of which view? A. conservative constructionists B. liberal constructionists C. radical constructionists D. strict constructionist which of the following best describes ...

American Government
which of the following powers can congress exercise according to the constitution? 1. abolishing jury trials 2. collecting taxes 3. declaring war 4. requiring people to vote my best answer is 1 and 3

american government
which of the following gives congress the power to fund parts of the executive branch such as the department of education? A. eminent domain B. judicial powers C. strict constructionists of the constitution D. necessary and proper clause My best answer is d reed can you help me

american government
what expressed powers show that the framers wished congress to have the power to secure the nation against? 1. raise armies and a navy 2. establish a federal post office 3. levy taxes, duties, and excises 4. regulate interstate commerce 5. govern the federal capital ...

American government
what expressed powers show that the framers wished congress to have the power to secure the nation against? 1. raise armies and a navy 2. establish a federal post office 3. levy taxes, duties, and excises 4. regulate interstate commerce 5. govern the federal capital i need ...

American government
what expressed powers show that the framers wished congress to have the power to secure the nation against? 1. raise armies and a navy 2. establish a federal post office 3. levy taxes, duties, and excises 4. regulate interstate commerce 5. govern the federal capital i need help

Social studies
I am lost .. Why did the great compromise establish a two-house legislature? A:to fairly represent all states B:to allow for population growth C: to provide checks and balances D: to prevent unconstitutional laws***? In what way did the structure of the Virginia House of ...

Government
One more thing... To be a citizen, one of the options include being a person of foreign birth successfully completes the naturalization process right? I studied it and it is always including the naturalization process.

Government
Of the following choices, which ones are concidered democratic values?(2 points) Serving the military Honesty **** Patriotism **** Voting in an election Please check my answers. :)

History/Government
Please check my answers. What does the phrase jus sanguinis refer to? A. Citizen by birth on US soil B. Citizenship by serving in the armed forces of the US C. Citizenship by marrying a US citizen D. Citizenship because ones parents are US citizens <<<< Citizens of...

world geography please check my answers
1. Which is not a factor contributing to poverty in Africa? (1 point) long periods of drought and desertification a sudden decline in unemployment drastic increase in population leading to a shortage in available resources an inability to establish a diverse industrial economy...

social studies
1. Which factor best explains why Native Americans were able to make permanent settlements? Native Americans began to cultivate plants for food. Native Americans began to create more complex tools and pottery. Native Americans discovered alternative food sources, such as ...

American Government
Citizens of the United States are required to do which of the following? A) memorize the Pledge of Allegiance. B) vote**** C) pay taxes D) marry an American citizen I choose B if not C maybe? Can you correct me if i'm wrong.. thanks!!

economics
This chart shows the components of nominal GDP for the years 2000 and 2001. All figures are in billions of current dollars. Components 2000 2001 Consumption $6,684 $6,987 Investment $1,755 $1,560 Government Spending $1,751 $1,858 Exports $1,101 $1,034 Imports $1,467 $1,383 ...

US goverment
identify which fact about the amendment process best supports this quotation from the textbook the formal amendment process emphasizes the federal character of the government system. A. Amending the constitution is a complex process that usually takes years to accomplish B. ...

Social Studys
This excerpt is from a citizen in england in response to the colonial outrage toward the stamp act. what central arguement of the american colonists against the stamp act is not understood by the writer? that trade was heavily restricted due to taxes, which made it difficult ...

Government
Who creates executive branch departments? The president or Congress

Government
If during the war, Congress has the power to declare war, what powers do the other branches of government have during the war?

American Government
12. Read this excerpt from the U.S Constitution. To declare War, grant Letters of Marque and Reprisal, and make Rules concerning Captures on Land and Water; To raise and support Armies, but no Appropriation of Money to that Use shall be for a longer Term than two years; -...

S.S
1. Why did Thomas Paine write the pamphlet, Common Sense? a. to support conquering the Native Americans b to argue that more land should go to France and Spain c to show that loyalty to the monarchy was wrong d to pledge his loyalty to the british government*** I'm not exactly...

Social Studies
What were some influences on self-government? Select all that apply. Commentaries on the laws of England** The Columbian exchange English bill of rights Poor Richard's almanac**

history
in a representative government what group had the power to make laws? judges governors male colonists** legislature please help me

Social Study's
I don't reall understand this question can some one tell me if I'm right? What is meant by the basic principle popular sovereignty The government is set up as a constitutional republic The people have the right to alter their government Congress has the right to regulate trade...

SS
1. Which statement best describes nations? Nations must follow the laws set by the United Nations. Nations have less political power than do regional organizations. Nations interact almost exclusively with other nations in their region, Nations have political power over a de&#...

history
( ) around my answer. If nothing is there then i don't know What is one important achievement of the Incas? A. a written language B. a system of democratic government C. a system of roads and bridges D. an accurate calendar What is one way in which the Incas increased their ...

Geography
what were some influences on self-government select all that apply

Social Studies
What fundamental problem did Noah Webster see in the Articles of Confederation? A. that states would always work in their own self-interest even if it meant harm to the nation as a whole B. that the central government would always favor large states over the smaller states ...

american goverment check answers
1. Which of the following does Congress have the authority to do based upon the Constitution? (1 point) tax church services regulate local property tax regulate shipping licenses for vessels operating on rivers between states tax the sale and consumption of oranges exported to...

Social studies
What fundamental problem did noah Webster see in the Articles of Confederation? > that states would always work in their own self-interest even if it meant harm to the nation as whole > that the central covernment would always favor large states over the smaller states ...

Government
Can anyone in connections help me with unit 2 test?

Government
1: how does someone become a member of the supreme court?(1 point) > by popular election and senate approval*** >by judicial appointment and presidential approval >by presidential appointment and senate approval >by senatorial appointment and judicial approval 2: ...

World History
Which of the following most likely caused the prosperity of Gupta India? A. Strong Hindu religious policy. B. Powerful central government. C. Tribute paid by the conquered. D. Mining extensive gold deposits. Is the answer C? Thank you in advance😃

History
Both William Bradford and John Smith helped found American colonies. How did their actions differ? Bradford developed cash-crop agriculture, while Smith focused on subsistence farming. Bradford had little involvement with colonial government, while Smith became a governor. ...

Influential Ideas and Events Quiz( Check Answers)
(The sign "*" means that's my answer I chose for the question) Part A What is the basic independent unit of world politics? a) country b) province c) nation* d) organization Part B Which of the following groups is an example of the basic unit you selected in the previous ...

CHECK MY ANSWERS American Government
*** By my answer Please check! 1. Which statement best describes the importance of the Magna Carta? (1 point) British judges should hold judicial power. Even the king must respect certain rights of the people.*** Federalism is the best form of government. Parliament should ...

Social studies
how was the government outlined in the fundamental orders of connecticut (FOC) different from the government in massachusetts? Select all that apply. A. The FOC gave the vote to all men who were property owners B. The FOC limited the governor's power which expanded the idea of...

Social studies
what was the primary reason thomas hooker left the massachusetts bay colony and founded the connecticut colony? A. His religious ideals conflicted with the Puritan beliefs B. He desired to move further inland where soil was better for farming C. He though the government had ...

American Government
1. Thomas Hobbes and John Locke were European philosophers who influenced American founding documents with which theory? A. social contract theory B. divine right of kings theory C. no taxation without representation theory D. equal pay for equal work theory

American Gov.
I'm having trouble finding the answers to these questions (the answers should be in order from the article, it's just not clarifiable. Also, I put ****** .... ***** to show where the answers may be that I think is right, but I'm not sure)... 2. How does James Madison define a...

Ss
Why was the Declaration of Independance important? Select all that apply. >it set up the U.S government >it explained the ideals of liberty, justice, and equality**** >it announced that American colonies were separate from great britian >it gave Americans the right...

Social Studies
1:What fundamental problem did noah Webster see in the Articles of Confederation? > that states would always work in their own self-interest even if it meant harm to the nation as whole > that the central covernment would always favor large states over the smaller states...

SOCIAL STUDIES (CHECK ANSWER PLEASE)
1. Which ideas from the deceleration of independece support women's suffrage? A) We hold these truths to be self evident B) life liberty and the pursuit of happiness C) governments are instuited among men*** D) deriving their just powers from the consent of the government

Social Studies
1:What fundamental problem did noah Webster see in the Articles of Confederation? > that states would always work in their own self-interest even if it meant harm to the nation as whole > that the central covernment would always favor large states over the smaller states...

Social Studies
1. What was one strength of the Articles of Confederation? (1 point) >it allowed states to make decisions for themselves. >it gave the federal government power to impose taxes >it gave Congress the athority to overturn decisions made. By the president. >it provided...

History
Please check my answers. Thank you! The colonies of New York, Pennsylvania, New Jersey, and Delaware were all part of which colonial region? Eastern Middle* New England Southern Question 2 (Multiple Choice Worth 4 points) (01.06 LC) Who would have written a secondary source ...

SOCIAL STUDIES (CHECK ANSWERS) ASAP
1. Which of the following responsibilities are held by the legislative, rather than the executive branch? Select two answers. A) writing and voting on new laws**** B) providing social programs to citizens C) selecting new judges for federal courts D) determining the budget of ...

American Government
Where can the strengths of the Articles of Confederation be seen in the Constitution? A) The constitution allows states the ability to control most of their own affairs. B) The constitution allows states the power to tax citizens. C) the constitution allows states the ability ...

Social Studies
what was the government outlines in the Fundamental orders of Connecticut (FOC) different from the Government in Massachusetts? Select all that apply. A. The FOC gave the vote to all men who were property owners. B. The FOC limited the governor's power which expanded the idea ...

Social Studies
Why did Thomas Paine write the pamphlet, Common Sense? A. to support conquering the Native Americans B. to argue that more land should go to France and Spain C. to show that loyalty to the monarchy was wrong D. to pledge his loyalty to the British government ** What was most ...

Social Studies
How was the government outlines in the Fundamental orders of Connecticut (FOC) different from the Government in Massachusetts? Select all that apply. A. The FOC gave the vote to all men who were property owners.•• B. The FOC limited the governor's power which expanded the ...

U.S. Government
How did Mercantilism contribute to the American Revolution? a. It created the means of cultural diffusion in the New World b. It made the colonies economically independent c.It brought together the French, English, and Spanish influences on one continent d. It increased the ...

Social studies please check my answers!!!
How was the government outlines in the Fundamental orders of Connecticut (FOC) different from the Government in Massachusetts? Select all that apply. A. The FOC gave the vote to all men who were property owners.•• B. The FOC limited the governor's power which expanded the ...

Social Studies (CHECK ANSWERS)
6. Each looked for an easier triumph, and a result less fundamental and and astounding. Both read the same bible and pray to the same god; and each invokes his aid against the other. It may seem strange that any man should dare to ask a just gods assistance in wringing their ...

Social studies
7. why were there fewer slaves in the backcountry of the southern colonies than those areas closer to the coast Colonists in the backcountry were primarily self sufficient Backcountry colonists were fundamentally opposed to slavery Colonists in the backcountry were poor and ...

Social studies
4. How was the government outlines in the Fundamental orders of Connecticut (FOC) different from the Government in Massachusetts? Select all that apply. A. The FOC gave the vote to all men who were property owners.•• B. The FOC limited the governor's power which expanded ...

Social Studies (Check Answers)
1. What is the basic independent unit of world politics? A) country B) province C) nation**** D) organization 2. Which of the following groups is an example of the basic unit you selected in the previous question? A) people who share a common language B) people who choose to ...

Wold History
Which of the following most directly resulted from the Neolithic Revolution? •Populations increased. •Complex cultures blended. •Religion became less important. 2. Which of the following best describes the emergence of social classes in early civilizations? •People ...

Please check my answers(Social Studies)
1. What was the primary reason that roger Williams left the Massachusetts bay colony and founded the Rhode Island colony? He wanted to start a colony where the government had more power He was forced out by native Americans He sought better opportunities for farming He was ...

CHECK my answer in American government
** by my answer 4. In which way does a dictatorship differ from a democracy? (1 point) In a dictatorship, the power is held by one person and political party. Leaders in a dictatorship are always democratically elected. Dictatorships have short-term limits on their rule.****

Government
1. Which of the following is true about the formal amendment process for the Constitution? A. Only citizen may propose an amendment. B. Only Congress may propose an amendment. C. Both houses of Congress may pass a resolution to propose an amendment. D. The president can Vito ...

Government
The Intolerable Acts led to most directly to which event? A. Stamp Act Congress B. Constitutional Convention C. First Continental Congress D. Second Continental Congress The Framers Included the Supremacy Clause in the Constitution for the purpose of? A. giving the federal ...

Social studies
What resulted in the loss of the continental dollar Foreign countries demanded repayment of their war loans from the government Trade became complicated because states printed their own currencies Congress began to sell sections of land in the northwest territory Expeditions ...

CHECK MY ANSWERS American Government
my answers have * next to them 1. A political system that separates the law-making and law-enforcing branches is called what? (1 point) a federal system a parliamentary system a presidential system*** a unitary system 2. Which of the following statements best describes a ...

History
what statement best describes the government relationship with England that was in the middle colonies A. Middle colonies were all established as royal colony B.each have a different system based on the charter agreed upon with the king of England C.The king of England only ...

Social Studies
Why did the Founding Fathers choose to adopt a Constitution? To give states rights within a nation To give individual right within their states To outline the powers of a new federal government ----- To limit the powers of the existing federal government

History
The Renaissance was characterized by a. creating military alliances with China b. rising interest in Roman and Greek antiquity c. the idea that religion was the basis of existence d. broadening recognition of the insignificance of the human experience e. an attempt to marry ...

American Government
Hello all! Just would like to check some answers, I am fairly confident them, but you never know! 1.What is a legitimate government? a. one in which government leaders obtain and keep power by using force b. one that offers the fastest solution to a nation's problems and ...

Social Studies
Why did the Pilgrims' government come about and why was its existence important. I know this has to do with the Mayflower Compact and was a formal method to establish systematic order among the Pilgrims but not sure why it came about and the importance.

ancient history
I had an exam last week and I couldn't answer this question: What was economic and social status of poets in Ancient Greece in different time periods (under aristocratic, tyrannic and democratic government). I was searching the internet and mostly studied from Whithmarsh book ...

Government
Please check my answer~ What is the key difference between a federal government and a confederate government? A.In a federal government, local governments have the most power. In a confederate government, a central government has the most power. B.In a confederate government ...

Check my answers in history PLZ
Who is "they" referred to in the following quotation? They also established a number system based on six, dividing the hour into 60 minutes and the circle into 360 degrees, as we still do today. A)The Akkadians B)The Sumerians* C)The Babylonians D)The Assyrians 2. What is one ...

social studies (check my answers )
Which government representative is generally the most accessible to general public? mayor**** congressperson state representative federal department head

social studies (check my answers)
What is the main goal of political rallies? to publically violate unjust laws to express a specific viewpoint to the government**** to pressure other citizens into changing their opinions to create support for a candidate running for party leadership

Social Studies
Which of the following statements best describes a federal system of government? Independent states form an alliance and give up clearly defined and limited powers to a national government. The national government holds all power, creating and abolishing local governments as ...

Check My Questions World History
2. What is one way that Darius united the Persian empire? *He personally oversaw every branch of the Persian government. 3. Why is Hammurabi's Code a great Babylonian achievement? *It established laws that created peace and stability. 6. Which of the following from ancient ...

History
Please check my answers please. Thank you! 1. The U.S. economy is a free enterprise system. True* False 2. Work you do for pay is called a _____. service industry diverse workforce job* volunteer job 3. When there are many people seeking the same job, this is known as a _____ ...

social studies
what was the main belief of Englishment thinkers? A. that government power should be limited B.that a republic was the best form of government C.that the use of reason was vital to improving society D. that a government should be storng enough to carry out its duties.

Social Studies
1.How was the government outlines in the Fundamental orders of Connecticut (FOC) different from the Government in Massachusetts? Select all that apply. A. The FOC gave the vote to all men who were property owners.*** B. The FOC limited the governor's power which expanded the ...

Government
According to the preamble to the Declaration, what is Jefferson’s aim in writing the Declaration?

American Government
why does federalism create tension between state and national governments? A.) Both national and state governments share power. B.) state and local governments have no support from national government C.) states are not able to work with each other D.) the national government ...

Government
which of the following is an example of the principle of checks and balances? A)President can veto an act of congress. B)Members of congress have the power to raise their own salaries C)Federal courts have the power to hear cases involving federal law D)President can appoint ...

Social studies
The colony Lord Baltimore established in Maryland encouraged Land grants for every settler A role for colonists in government Religious freedom for Roman Catholic •• The settlement of wealthy people In the Massachusetts bay colony the right to vote was expanded to include ...

science
A(n) ____________ is a legal document issued by a government that gives an inventor exclusive rights to make, use, or sell an invention for a limited time.

History
Why US government believed it was necessary to place Japanese americans in internment camps?

american history
1. What was the main reason that early settlers gradually spread across the Americas? (1 point) They were constantly under attack from neighboring tribes. They often relocated to find more favorable farming conditions. They traveled far and wide to trade **their goods with ...

American government
How does the 10th amendment shown below demonstrate a constitutional provision for limiting government? The powers not delegated to the United States by the Constitution, nor prohibited by it to the states, are reserved to the states respectively, or to the people. A.) It ...

American government
1.) Which of the following is true about the formal amendment process for the Constitution? A.) Any citizen may propose an amendment. B.) only Congress may propose an amendment. C.) both houses of Congress must pass a resolution to propose an amendment. D.) the president can ...

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