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Economics
What is South African government providing and to whom?

World History
which of the following describes socialism? a.the belief of laissez-faire b.private ownership c.developed in response to the exploitation (taking advantage) of workers <<<<<<< d. government determines the needs and wants of the people

World History
1.Reliance on secular thinking as opposed to decisions based on religion developed as a result of: a.the Scientific Revolution << b.the French Revolution c.the Great Schism d.the Russian Revolution 2.The idea of a constitutional monarchy may be found in each of the ...

World History
1. Which of the following introduces the views of Locke’s thoughts? “Government should leave business alone…” “The royal power is absolute and the prince need render…” “Men are born free and remain free and equal…” <<<<<<< “The story ...

Someone Please Check My Answers?!?!?
18. Which action during westward expansion had the most negative impact on the lives of slaves? A.) The Fugitive Slave Act**** B.) The Mexican-American War C.) The Treaty of Washinton D.) The Missouri Compromise 19. Which answer best describes why towns and cities were built ...

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8. Which answer best describes a main benefit of the Transcontinental Railroad? A.) It proved to the world that the United States was capable of great feats of engineering B.) It created safe, high-paying jobs for immigrants who wanted to work building the railroad C.) It ...

History
6.)Which answer best describes how Maryland responded to the national bank created when the U.S. government tried to borrow money after the War of 1812? A.)Maryland passed a law that made the national bank pay a large tax to the state. B.)Maryland repealed a law that made ...

History
5.)Which answer best describes how Maryland responded to the national bank created when the U.S. government tried to borrow money after the War of 1812? A.)Maryland passed a law that made the national bank pay a large tax to the state.*** B.)Maryland repealed a law that made ...

Macroeconomics
Suppose that the government decides to subject producers of this item to a unit excise tax equal to $2 per unit sold. What is the new market price? What is the new equilibrium quantity?

History
20.)Which answer best explains the Cherokee's main argument against Georgia in Cherokee Nation v. Georgia? A.)The Cherokee argued they had legally bought their land from other tribes. B.)The Cherokee argued they were a separate nation and not bound by state laws.*** C.)The ...

History
9.)In worcester v. georgia, the supreme court ruled that native american tribes were sovereign states. how did this affect cherokee removal? A.)The federal government had to allow the cherokee to vote on removal B.)The federal government removed the cherokee anyway C.)The ...

History
The Bourbon Democrats would have been likely to support which of the following? (Choose all that apply.) 1. lower taxes 2. less government spending 3. growth of industry 4. African American rights 1 and 4 ?

Social Studies
Help! I am stuck on this question. Which goal led Israelis and Palestinians into conflict? a) a desire for independence and security b) religious worship at the same temples c) military dominance in the region d) political control of the same national government

Social Studies 8
1.Describe the effects of the Great Depression on Georgians. a.Georgians were forced to barter rather than use cash.**** b.Women returned to the workforce. c.Georgians who worked in industry lost jobs and homes.*** d.It was easier for minorities to find work than it was for ...

u.s. history
. In 1840 the population of chicago was only 4,470. by 1990 the city's population was 1, 698,575 which factor best explains the population change A- the constructuion of railroads connecting northeastern cities and Midwestern farms B- the reduction in immigration quotas on ...

Social Studies
Help! I am stuck on this question. Which goal led Israelis and Palestinians into conflict? a) a desire for independence and security b) religious worship at the same temples c) military dominance in the region d) political control of the same national government

SOCIAL STUDIES
A democracy may be defined by the political principle that the government is created by, derives its powers from, and exists to serve the people. According to this statement, which of the following is inconsistent with a democratic form of government? (1) The citizens of a ...

social studies
A democracy may be defines by the political principal that the government is created by,derives it's powers from,and exists to serve the people. According to this statement,which of the following is inconsistent with a democratic form of government? (1) The citizens of a ...

Math
How do Federal Reserve banks, as well as the federal government, typically calculate simple interest? A. Using 31 days in each month B. Based on exact interest C. Based on ordinary interest My answer is B

History
In 1846, the population of San Francisco, California, was only 200. By 1852, the city's population was 36,000. 1. Which contributed the most to San Francisco's population change? (5 points) The Gold Rush The Mexican-American War The Monroe Doctrine The Trail of Tears 2. Public...

social studies
Why is the inside lag for monetary policy shorter than for fiscal policy? A) Congress and the President can act quickly to change monetary policy. B) The Federal Open Market Committee must get Congressional approval. C) It can take a long time for new government spending to ...

Social studies
What is the name for a government ruled by a small group of people? Democracy. Monarchy. Oligarchy. (MY ANSWER Tyranny.

History PLEASE PLEASE HELP
5.Which of the following best summarizes why the Missouri Compromise needed to be replaced by the Compromise of 1850? (5 points) A.)Members of Congress wanted to end the question of slavery in the U.S. B.)The U.S. wanted to sell the territory gained after the Mexican-American ...

Social studies
Many pacific islanders practice? Traditional forms of art, dance, and music. (MY ANSWER) Asian forms of government. Middle eastern form of religion. A command economy.

US Government & Politics
15. The growth of direct primaries has resulted in which of the following major change to political parties? Political parties, instead of the Senate, host and determine the rules for direct primaries. National conventions held by major parties, instead of congressional ...

SOC 203 Quiz Help
Question 1. ALL BUT ONE of the following types of violence occurs because of gender inequality, according to Feminist theory: (Points : 1) rape intimate partner abuse sibling abuse x workplace violence Question 2. Which of the following is one of the ABCs of deviance? (Points...

Economics
4. Deregulation and the Cost of Trucking. Suppose the government initially limits the number of trucking firms that can haul freight. The market for truck freight is served by a single firm that produces five million ton-miles of service per year, where one ton-mile is the ...

socialstudies
1. Which is an example of checks and balances? The constitution contains a bill of rights that details the basic rights of the state’s citizens. The constitution clearly outlines voting requirements and the qualifications for holding public office. The legislative branch ...

American History
If one leve of government provides money to another level of government and it is distributed according to a particular set of rules that specify who is eligible for the grant and how much each eligible applicant will receive, it is known as a_____. A.) Block grant B/) Project...

American History
A system of government in which the power to govern is concentrated in the hands of one individual is known as? A.) Autocracy B.) Democracy C.) Theocracy D.) Oligarchy

Math,english,further math,government,CRS,lit in english,yoruba,civic,agric,biology
The fourth and sixth term of an arithmetic progession are -4 and -10 respectively. Find A.the common difference B.the first term C.sum of the first twelve terms

Social Studies (2 questions)
Question #1: Why did Jews feel entitled to claim Israel as their nation following World War II? a. They had not place else to go. b. They believed that God had promised them this land. c. They had the military strength to hold the land d. The United Nations had given them the ...

Economics
Budget deficit is the amount of money the government borrows for one budget (1 year) and national debt is the sum of all government borrowing. A. True**** B. False

History
What does this mean? "It is apparent to my mind that the President thoroughly believed the tenure of office act to be unconstitutional and void . He was advised by every member of his cabinet...... "This was a punitive statue. it was directed against the President alone. It ...

Social Studies (2 questions)
Question #1: Which of the following best describes the combination of tradition and modernity in the region? a. a female doctor wearing an hajib b. a male banker driving a female relative c. two women praying together in their home d. a group of men praying together at a ...

algebra
A woman owns a small, cash-only business in a state that requires her to charge 5% sales tax on each item she sells. At the beginning of the day, she has $200 in the cash register. At the end of the day, she has $1,103 in the register. How much money should she send to the ...

Government Help Please
All of the following statements regarding the process through which the Supreme Court hears oral arguments are true EXCEPT 1) Justices begin hearing oral arguments in October and generally hear arguments until June. 2) After the Justices have studied the briefs, the lawyers ...

Government Help Please
All of the following statements regarding the process of selecting a case for Supreme Court consideration are true EXCEPT 1) A case selected for argument usually involves interpretations of the U. S. Constitution or federal law. 2) At least seven Justices have to select the ...

government
Should we abolish or reform the senate in Canada?

History
How did the Ming officials manage government when emperors were incompetent? How did this ultimately contribute to the Ming’s decline? Please help me I'm suck on this

STATISTIC
A U.S. government report stated that, “With bank interest rates around 1.0%, 8% of wage earners believe it worthwhile to keep money in a savings account. However, at 3.0% interest, 36% of wage earners believe it worthwhile to keep money in a savings account. The margin of ...

Civics
Cities grew along railroads and canals because A. the government designed the cities B. workers could not live anywhere else C. settlers could obtain cheap land nearby*** D. there were not enough roads made of tar 3 Most workers for the Union Pacific Railroad were A. Irish*** ...

Social Studies
How do the branches of government work together?

Economics
Which of the following is an advantage of a sole proprietorship? A. It is easy to expand if it succeeds. **** B. It faces few government rules. C. It is easy to get financing to start one. D. It has the lowest federal income taxes.

us history
A subversive is someone who is trying to overthrow or undermine a government or political system from within. With this in mind, explain what the cartoon's artist was trying to convey about American society in 1947?

Social studies
the Georgia Department of Education, Department of Labor, and Department of Transportation are all part of which branch of government?

Social Studies (Check) (Reed)
Describe how and why the suburbs became popular places to live. A: Suburbs became popular places to live as the GI Bill offered low-interest loans, making new housing more affortable during the postwar period than at any other time in American history. They were so popular, in...

Social Studies (Check, Please!)
Will someone help me with the first two questions and then check the rest? 1. What were two causes and effects of the economic boom of the 1950s? A: ? 2. How did the television industry affect the U.S. economy? A: ? 3. Describe how and why the suburbs became popular places to ...

Social Studies (Check, Please!)
Will someone help me with the first two questions and then check the rest? 1. What were two causes and effects of the economic boom of the 1950s? A: ? 2. How did the television industry affect the U.S. economy? A: ? 3. Describe how and why the suburbs became popular places to...

s.s
In which of the following forms of government does the city council hire someone to run the day-to-day operations of the city?

8th grade history
John Locke: In his book Two Treatises on Government, Locke refuted the divine right of Monarchy, and established a theory which states that all men are men are born free and equal. Each person should have equal access to the natural rights of life, liberty, and property. No ...

LANGUAGE
In the parliamentary form of government, the legislature chooses and controls the executive. legislature has no control over the executive. legislature has co-equal but separate powers with the executive. executive controls the legislature.

Government Help Please
Which of the following statements is most accurate? 1) Members of Congress are charged with representing only the people in the district in which they live. 2) Members of Congress are charged with representing only the people throughout their entire state. 3) Members of ...

Government Help Please
Members of the House of Representatives serve two-year terms in order to: 1) protect the House of Representatives from the excesses of popular opinion. 2) stabilize the enactment of public policy with little regard for popular opinion. 3) diminish the need to consider popular ...

Social Studies
John Locke: In his book Two Treatises on Government, Locke refuted the divine right of Monarchy, and established a theory which states that all men are men are born free and equal. Each person should have equal access to the natural rights of life, liberty, and property. No ...

Government
John Locke: In his book Two Treatises on Government, Locke refuted the divine right of Monarchy, and established a theory which states that all men are men are born free and equal. Each person should have equal access to the natural rights of life, liberty, and property. No ...

social studies (again)
Jean-Jacques Rousseau: In his book The Social Contract, Rousseau comes up with his theories on government. He believed in what he called “a state of nature” in which people are purely instinctual and harmful, so he says people made a contract with the government to give up...

History
In his book Two Treatises on Government, Locke refuted the divine right of Monarchy, and established a theory which states that all men are men are born free and equal. Each person should have equal access to the natural rights of life, liberty, and property. No law should ...

History Check My Answer!
Hi! I just have 1 question that I need checking. Why did South Carolinians believe they had the right to secede from the Union? A. States had more power than the federal government B. The new president allowed South Carolina to secede C. They entered the Union willingly so ...

Social studies
Why did South Carolinians believe that they had the right to secede from the union? 1. States had more power than federal government 2. The new president allowed South Carolina to secede. 3. They entered the union willingly so they could leave when they chose. 4. Do US ...

Government Help Please
The power to establish local units of government such as counties and to control education are examples of_____ 1)reserved powers 2)delegated powers 3)implied powers 4)inherent powers Please help. thanks

Government Help Please
A major feature of newly created federal system of government is that it gained its power from ____ 1) the people 2) the national government 3) the state governments 4) the executive branch of government Please help.. thanks

Social Studies (Check, Please!)
Why did Truman veto the Taft-Hartley Act? A: President Truman vetoed the Taft-Hartley Act because he believed it would "revise the basic direction of our national labor policy, inject the government into private economic affairs on an unprecedented scale, and conflict with ...

History
5.)Nat Turner and John Brown were executed by the government for violent acts, but were heroes to many Americans. Which statement best explains why many Americans admired them? A.)Both men freed many slaves before they died. B.)Both men rebelled against unpopular state ...

Social Studies (Check, Please!)
1. In what ways did the Taft-Hartly Act hurt labor unions? A: The Taft-Hartley Act hurt labor unions in many ways. First, it outlawed the closed shop, of the practice of forcing business owners to hire only union members. Secondly, it outlawed Union shops (shops in which new ...

History
what are two terms for agreemants between the settlers of the colonial that set up a form of government ?( during the colonial period)? A.)Parliaments& Parchments B.) Pinky Swears & Blood Oaths C.) Compacts & Covenants D.) Constitutions & Confederations

grade 12 math
In 2011, the estimated population of Canada was 34 699 000. If the government wants to use an alphabetic string using letters of the alphabet for every person in Canada. How long should the string of letters (repetition allowed) be so that every person in Canada can have a ...

History
Which goal led Israelis and Palestinians into conflict/ 1, a desire for independence and security 2. religious worship at the same temples 3. military dominance in the region 4. political control of the same national government

Social Studies (Check)
1. In what ways did the Taft-Hartly Act hurt labor unions? A: The Taft-Hartley Act hurt labor unions in many ways. First, it outlawed the closed shop, of the practice of forcing business owners to hire only union members. Secondly, it outlawed Union shops (shops in which new ...

Economics
The economic concept of guns or butter means that A. a person can spend money on either sports equipment or food. B. a company must decide whether to manufacture guns or butter. C. a government must decide to produce more or less military or consumer goods. D. a government can...

Social Studies
1. Which statement best explains why the Louisiana Purchase of 1803 was important to the development of the United States? It created new taxes on imported goods. It resulted in immigration from France to the United States. It doubled the size of the country. It encouraged ...

Social Studies
1. Which statement best explains why the Louisiana Purchase of 1803 was important to the development of the United States? It created new taxes on imported goods. It resulted in immigration from France to the United States. It doubled the size of the country. It encouraged ...

business
Which government department provides business loan guarantees?

Math
To purchase a computer for the student activities office, the freshman class decides to raise 1/4 of the money, and sophomore class decides to raise 2/3 of the money. The student government association agrees to contribute the rest, which amounted to $200. What was the cost of...

Health
Which statement defines your righs as a consumer? 1 the right to information, 2 the right to consumer protection by the government, and 3.... The right to complain. The right to avoid fraud. The right to evaluate claims. The right to not pay. (MY ANSWER)

english help please!!
Read the following excerpt. The journalist spent a year researching the foreign government's sanctions. Finally, it was time to synthesize all of the relevant information that he had learned. His editor asked him to write a comprehensive article for the first piece in the ...

U.S. History (Check, Please!)
How did McCarthyism and the Red Scare change American society and government? A: While Americans were enjoying postwar prosperity and optimism, McCarthyism and the Red Scare caused society and government to fear Communism and an atomic attack. As a result, government officials...

History
11. Groups in Northern Ireland and gangs in major U.S. cities create “exclusive” areas by....... A. government programs B. street names C. Jim Crow laws D. graffiti demarcating territories E. religious laws C?

U.S Gov. & Ec.
All of the following are goals the Federal Government seeks to achieve in the economic realm except A. full employment. B. price stability. C. income equity. D. economic growth I think B.....but not 100% sure

U.S. Gov. & Ec.
The United States government puts high tariffs on a certain product that is imported from other countries. What effect does this have in the United States? A. U.S. producers have to compete more with the imported product. B. High tariffs create a greater demand for the ...

History
1.)Spain gave parts of Florida to the United States as a result of which of the following? A.)Monroe Doctrine B.)Manifest Destiny C.)Adams-Onis Treaty*** D.)Missouri Compromise 2.) Which event most likely made the state of Georgia more anxious to remove the Cherokee tribe from...

English
Critical Thinking questions Need help!! Due tomorrow. 1. According to each President, who could best bring about social and economic change? 2. What actions did each President take to respond to the Great Depression? 3. Roosevelt asserted that the expanded reach of the federal...

U.S. Gov. & Economics
Which form of city government has an elected mayor? A. the commission form ****B. the mayor-council form C. the council-manager form D. the incorporation form Which is an important function of county government? A. taxing imports B. overseeing tribal governments ****C. running...

Check my answers for world history
I put a star* by my answer. 1. The early 20th century Progressive Era was a response to many of the problems and issues which arose during the Gilded Age in America. True or False*? 2. Socially conscious journalists who dramatized the need for reform were known as? Social ...

Social Studies (Check, Please!)
1. What was the purpose of the loyalty reivew boards and HUAC? A: The purpose of the loyalty review boards and HUAC was to catch Communists or spies for the Soviet Union within the United States. 2. How did the Cold War affect life in the 1950s? A: The Cold War had a massive ...

Social Studies help
"How does the Bill of Rights reflect the principle of limited government? What are two individual rights protected by the Bill of Rights? Why would it be necessary to change the Constitution?" The teacher never went over what the Bill of Rights was...

Check my answers Ms. Sue?
I posted this in my last question but its not showing up for me.. But i have redone the questions you said were wrong and i was hoping you would check them again 1. How did the southern economy change after the Civil War? Shipped raw materials to northern states for processing...

Social Studies
What is a group of government officials?

algebra
A student has scores of 72, 78, and 87 on three government exams. What score does she need on a fourth exam to give her an average of 80 or better?

History
1. Which of these was a precedent that George Washington set? (5 points) constitutional amendment process formal presidential dinners singing of the national anthem use of a presidential cabinet 2. "The time for the new election of a citizen to be president of the United ...

Language
Which of the following statements best illustrates the social and political climate of the United States during the 1960s? a. The economy was strong and poverty in big cities was declining. b. The auto industry was faltering and it was difficult for trade workers to find jobs...

Civics
Setting the requirements for professional workers, like medical professionals, is the responsibility of which organization? municipal government state government national government national and state government

civics
according to the united states constitution, which action would be the most appropriate for state government A. printing a newly- designed twenty dollar bill B. establishing a new post office growing community C. establishing a waiting period for a marriage license D. ...

civics
which of the following is true about most state constitutions A. Delegated powers are thoroughly described in most state constitutions** B. most state constitutions are longer than the U.S. constitutions C. the constitution describes the federal government more than most state...

Civic Education
In not less than ten lines, explain Government

History
What is the counterpart to the police jury? a. county government b. home rule

English
What areas of the government would Thoreau defend today?

U.S. History (Ms. Sue) (Check, Please!)
1. Why did U.S. leaders promote both international trade and free enterprise? A: U.S. leaders believed economic growth through both international trade and free enterprise was the key to world peace and the best route to prosperity. 2. What did the Allies decide at Yalta? A: ...

Math
The government places surtax (an extra tax) of $1.12 on an article whose selling price is $8. What is the rate (%) of the surtax?

us history
5. U.S. Groups of the Late 1700s and Early 1800s Women Children Indentured Servants Native Americans African American Working Class Which statement best summarizes the historical position of all groups listed above? All people in the United States are free. All people in the ...

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Homework Help: Social Studies