Homework Help: Social Studies: Government

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us history
1. Using what you have learned about President George Washington, which of these government characteristics would George Washington support? Absolute power of the president Alliances with other nations Strong central government *** Powerful political parties 2. Read the ...

Us history. plz help!!!
16. Which of the following was the agreement that helped the Anti- federalists to finally approve the Constitution? The Bill of Rights The Federalists Papers *** an Amendment about slavery the rewriting of the Preamble 17. What motive did the Founding Fathers have for adding ...

us history help plz!
11. Which key issue did the Great Compromise resolve? whether to tax exports slaves in the population how to elect the President representation for the states*** 12. What was a significant effect of Shays' Rebellion? It forced the state government to stop taxing the farmers. ...

us history Plz help!
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 ...

us history. Plz help!
1. Using what you have learned about President George Washington, which of these government characteristics would George Washington support? Absolute power of the president Alliances with other nations Strong central government *** Powerful political parties 2. Read the ...

Civics
The Writing of John Locke primarily led the founding fathers to believe that? A)they were justified in seeking independence from England. B)the government they created should have three branches with equal power. C)they should write laws to expand their relationship to the ...

Civics
The Writing of John Locke primarily led the founding fathers to believe that? A)they were justified in seeking independence from England. B)the government they created should have three branches with equal power. C)they should write laws to expand their relationship to the ...

SS HELP!
How does the Bill of Rights in the U.S. Constitution limit the government? A. by separating state and federal powers B. by giving the authority to rule the people C. by establishing the rule of law D. by granting certain rights to people that government cannot violate. 2. What...

History
George Washington was an enormously popular general. Why didn't he try to become a king? He believed in a republican form of government. He knew the army would be hard to control. He thought future monarchs would abuse power. He was afraid he would be assassinated. A?

Social studies
How does the Bill of Rights in the U.S Constitution limit the government? A. by separating state and federal powers B. by giving the authority to rule the people C. by establishing the rule of law D. by granting certain rights to people that government cannot violate Not sure ...

us history
14. During his presidency, Thomas Jefferson cut prices on land and encouraged westward settlement. What was Jefferson's motive for doing these things? He was seeking to cut military spending. He had a vision of a more agrarian society.*** He wanted to increase taxes to reduce ...

us history
12.What was a significant effect of Shays' Rebellion? It forced the state government to stop taxing the farmers. It showed people that the Articles of Confederation was effective. It convinced people that a strong federal government was needed. It persuaded the federal ...

us history
What motive did the Founding Fathers have for adding the right to bear arms into the Constitution? to drive up the cost of weapons and ammunition to ensure that the government would have a strong national military to make sure people could defend themselves against the ...

Language
Which of the following statements describe Jordan's view of the role of government in promoting tolerance ? A) the government has failed to promote tolerance B) the government should pass law promoting tolerance•• C) the government cannot do the job promoting tolerance D...

us history
George Calvert Roger Williams William Penn What does Anne Hutchinson have in common with the people on this list? All founded a New England colony. All preferred representative government. All were against the slave trade.** All were concerned with religious liberty.

us history
Which answer best expresses a political reason why some Americans supported the Loyalists? Although they could vote within their colony, they felt little could get done without having a king. Despite not being able to vote within their colony, they felt their interests were ...

History. Please Help!!
3. The French and Indian War is often viewed by historians as being a factor in causing the American Revolution. Which of these best explains why this might be the case? a. The Indians believed the colonists would return seized lands to them. b. The British were able to defeat...

Geography
8. Government efforts to discourage native practice and languages in the USA and Canada were attempts to __________________ native groups. A. Segregate B. Protect C. Eradicate D. Assimilate E. Support

Civics/History
1. How did the US Constitution solve the problem created by a weak executive branch in the Articles of Confederation? A) it gave the president control of the legislature B) it gave the president power to enforce congressional law C) it required that each state be given an ...

american government
House Minority Whip How does this person assist with passing laws? How does this person prevent a law from being passed? What role does this person have in the lawmaking process?

History
Which answer BEST explains how the Articles of Confederation set up government roles for declaring war? A.)Congress could declare war if needed**** B.)The states could declare war if needed C.)Congress could propose war,but the states voted to approve the war D.)The states ...

Historyy
2. ____________________ culture is conceived as small, incorporating a homogeneous population, typically rural and cohesive in cultural traits. A. Material B. Popular C. Folk D. Non-material E. Local Not sure 3. Which of the following is an example of a non-material aspect of ...

History/social studies
How would Lewis and Clark’s expedition changed U.S history if it didn't happen? How did Lewis and Clark’s expedition affect the government and society of the U.S? I am stuck on these questions. I have "They started the first expedition to cross the western U.S. to the ...

History
How did African Americans' slave quarters contribute in helping them build family ties and traditions? A.)the huts were built around a shared space with a fire for cooking which allowed many families to be together and share ideas. B.)African American men and boys would build ...

History
Despite great hardships, African Americans created a strong sense of culture through which of the following? A.) befriending landowner's families B.) joining with indentured servants C.) trading crops with Native Americans D.) making strong family and kinship groups***** How ...

History
12. What was a significant effect of Shay's Rebellion? It forced the state government to stop taxing the farmers. It showed people the Articles of Confederation was effective. It convinced people that a strong federal government was needed.*** It persuaded the federal ...

U.S History
Which of these describes the location of the Gulf of Mexico? (5 points) South of West Florida East of East Florida*** West of New Orleans South of Great Britain 4. © 2012 The Exploration Company What can you infer about what Lewis and Clark saw as they moved west from the ...

geography
All of the following are a kind of government EXCEPT a(n).... (a)direct monarchy (b)oligarchy (c)city-state (d)absolute monarchy I am not sure but I think it is absolute monarchy.....

U.S. History (Ms. Sue)
1. How did mobilizing the economy help end the Depression? A: Mobilizing the economy helped end the Depression as it created almost 19 million new jobs and nearly doubled the average family's income. 2. What changes did American citizens and industry have to make to adapt the ...

U.S. History
George Washington was an enormously popular general. Why didn't he try to become a king? He believed in a republican form of government.*** He knew the army would be hard to control. He thought future monarchs would abuse power. He was afraid he would be assassinated.

U.S. History
George Washington was an enormously popular general. Why didn't he try to become a king? He believed in a republican form of government.*** He knew the army would be hard to control. He thought future monarchs would abuse power. He was afraid he would be assassinated.

US History
Read the following paraphrase from George Washington's Farewell Address and answer the following question. People have the right to make and alter their governments. But the constitution is sacred law until changed by the whole people together. The very idea of the power and ...

Social Studies (Check, Please!) (Ms. Sue)
1. How did the status of women and African Americans in the armed forces change during the war? A: In World War I, women were barred from combat. Many jobs available to women in the army were administrative or clerical. This all changed during World War II. Women were able to ...

Social Studies (Check, Please!) (Ms. Sue)
1. How did the Lend-Lease Act help the Allied war effort? A: The Lend-Lease enabled the United States to lend or lease more than $40 billion in weapons, vehicles, and other supplies to those involved in the Allied war effort. 2. What government policies helped American ...

government
Imagine that you're a member of the Virginia House of Burgesses. You've submitted a proposal for a law that requires colonial inspectors to place grades on different qualities of harvested tobacco. The law passes, but you know it won't go into effect until it's approved by A...

Geography (Ms.Sue ) Help
.   After the Iranian Revolution of 1979 brought the Ayatollah Khomeini to power, fundamentalist Islamic sharia law was infused into Iranian government policies. In reaction to this development, most  A. Muslim countries turned to terrorism to further Muslim interests. B...

Social Studies
PLEASE GIVE ME YOUR REFLECTION ON THIS ARTICLE!!!! THANK YOU!!!! Nations agree to protect the high seas from overfishing Environmentalists celebrated last month after the United Nations finally agreed that the high seas need protection. The high seas, which lay beyond a ...

History [Check?]
Which of the following was not one of the reforms that Ataturk advocated? a.adopt the Latin alphabet <--- b.strictly observe Muslim laws To consolidate his power in Italy, Benito Mussolini did all of the following except __________. a.He used militarism to rally his ...

History [check?]
To consolidate his power in Italy, Benito Mussolini did all of the following except __________. a.He extolled the glories of ancient Rome. <-- b.He used militarism to rally his supporters. c.He gave the trade unions greater power. Which of the following did not contribute ...

7th Grade Civics Help Please
I have a few questions with a multiple choice answers that I do not understand. Can someone please explain it to me more clearly than my lesson is doing? Any answer that I think I know I will surely put asterisk by. 1. Article IV, Section 2 of the U.S. Constitution states: A ...

Government
From where do we learn about American political culture?

history
Do you think a totalitarian form of government would have formed in Germany if the Great Depression had not occurred? Explain

Social sudies
What was the purpose of the Missouri Compromise? A) It was an attempt to annex new territories from Mexico. B) It was an attempt to abolish slavery in the United States. C) It was passed to force South Carolina to secede from the Union. D) It was an attempt to balance ...

SS
1) Fundamental Constitution of Carolina (what was this and what did it include?) 2) Mayflower Compact (what was this & what type of government did it establish & why was it written?) 3) Slave codes (and why South Carolina had them) Can someone plz help me with these?

Social Studies (Check, Please!)
1. Why did Hoover oppose the federal government's participation in relief programs? A: Hoover opposed the federal government's participation in relief programs because he believed that only state and city governments should dispense relief. 2. How did Americans react as the ...

American History
Political parties are a principal means by which the people’s will is made known to the government and government is held accountable to the people. Briefly describe party functions that achieve these goals.

American History
Many people think that political parties make the will of the people known to government. They also argue that political parties hold the government accountable to the people. Think about what political parties do. Briefly describe how political parties keep government ...

Government
What are the goals of social government policy?

Social Studies Help
The social unit most responsible for teaching the custom and traditions of a culture is? (A) The family (B) The government (C) The army (D) The schools Two important features of a culture are? (A) Weather and writing (B) Language (C) Economy and Climate (D) Natural resources ...

history
What reason was given by the federalists to support the constitution? Is it that the united states needed a strong government to establish economic stability, to maintain control over all its states, to define state boundaries, or in order to pass laws to bring law and order ...

Social Studies
Please check the 6 questions with my answers. Thank you. Social Political Economic? For each of the following statements, determine whether the statement is Social, Political, and/or Economic in nature. Some statements can be two or more types. 1. "The federal government took ...

History
1.)Which of the following represents the civic virtue of diversity? Being open to the opinions of others Seeking honesty in oneself Arguing a point based on fact Focusing on individual rights A? 2.)What was the goal of the Alien and Sedition Acts? To stop immigration into the ...

Social Studies
How did the Declaration of Independence affect the government and society of the United States?

Social Studies
How did the Revolutionary war affect the government and society of the United States?

Social Studies
How did the Boston Massacre affect the government and society of the United States?

Social studies
Can ya'll check my answer and help me with the 2 I don't know? :) Sectionalism grew in the southern states due to A) an increase in federal regulations on southern industry. B) holidays established to celebrate national events. C) the South's economic dependency on slavery...

History
1.)What was the goal of the Alien & Sedition Acts? A.)To stop immigration into the United States B.)To decrease the power of the president C.)To increase the freedom of the press D.)To limit criticisms of the government A.)Helping the economy grow B.)Doing things for the ...

History
1.)How does this image reflect George Washington's views on government? A.)He believed in the importance of state sovereignty. B.)He had a foreign policy that favored Great Britain. C.)He did not believe presidents ought to have a third term. D.)He believed the federal ...

History
1.)How does this image reflect George Washington's views on government? A.)He believed in the importance of state sovereignty. B.)He had a foreign policy that favored Great Britain. C.)He did not believe presidents ought to have a third term. D.)He believed the federal ...

Social Studies
What were seven weaknesses of the articles of confederation(please answer quick) .Not strong federal government .strong state government

History
1. Which of the following did George Washington do during his presidency? -established a cabinet of advisers** -limited himself to one term in office -offered military support in foreign wars -served ties with Great Britain 2. What precedent did George Washington set by ...

History
How did the french respond when the U.S. refused to repay debts owed to France? A) France declared war with the U.S. B) France stopped all trade with the U.S. C) France began to seize American ships and cargo. ** D) France kidnapped government leaders and demanded a ransom.

Critical thinking (Check)
4. The newly elected Canadian government is planning on withdrawing Canada’s CF-18 jets from the allied bombing campaign against the Islamic State (aka ISIS, aka ISIL, aka Daesh) forces within Iraq and Syria. The Conservative opposition in Parliament is opposed to the ...

Government
Why is due process a cornerstone of the judicial system?

Government
To what extent is affirmative action used today?

Government
Why are plea bargains a key part of the criminal justice system?

Government
Why does government employ the power of eminent domain?

gifted ELA
Hello, I go to C.A and this is a review before my last test. I think I know the answers but just looking for someone to double check! Please help :-) 1. What effect does Father’s return have on the Sakane family? A Yuki finds it hard to adjust to having both parents tell her...

ELA
What effect does Father’s return have on the Sakane family? A Yuki finds it hard to adjust to having both parents tell her what to do B Yuki’s mother continues to worry about the safety of her family C Ken is relieved that his father will take over as head of the family D ...

Government
What is the difference between criminal and civil law?

history
13. Which of the following is a reason why Turkey has lagged behind European nations on the economic front? (1 point) There are no natural resources in Turkey. There were few trade barriers set up in Turkey. Agriculture is a large sector of the Turkish economy. Turkey does not...

Government
Imagine you are on a committee studying whether or not to make changes to the Electoral College system. What would you recommend? In a well-written paragraph, explain your position with at least three reasons.

Social Studies
What view did Thomas Jefferson NOT hold? A)Rule by wealthy class B)pro-French ideas C)strong state government D)pro-state banks Please help I'm so confused.

History
6.)What are some things Thomas Jefferson did to encourage farming? A.)He gave land to settlers in exchange for harvested crops. B.)He cut taxes and encouraged colonists to settle in the east. C.)He cut military expenses and reduced the government's debt. D.)He cut prices on ...

History
3.)What Inference can you make about why George Washington never made himself a king? A.)He believed in a government ruled by the people , & even though he had the respect of many people, he didn't want to be treated like royalty. B.)He knew there were no winning generals that...

Comm Tech
3.)What Inference can you make about why George Washington never made himself a king? A.)He believed in a government ruled by the people , & even though he had the respect of many people, he didn't want to be treated like royalty. B.)He knew there were no winning generals that...

civics
Please check my answers! 1. The Nineteenth Amendment granted women the right to vote, but women had been fighting for years for this right. Before the Nineteenth Amendment was passed, which existing amendment could women have used to argue that they should have the right to ...

Government
does Congress have ability to change the structure and jurisdiction of the Court

Government
I think it is ( a ) or ( c ) but not sure What makes precedent important in our justice system? a) It is the current interpretation of the law. b) The US justice system does not use precedent. c) It provides a historical background but is not relevant in current cases. d) It ...

Government
I think it is ( a ) or ( c ) but not sure What makes precedent important in our justice system? a) It is the current interpretation of the law. b) The US justice system does not use precedent. c) It provides a historical background but is not relevant in current cases. d) It ...

Government
i think it is answer ( b ), can someone make sure What is the difference between criminal and civil law? a) There is no difference. b) The standard of guilt is higher in criminal law than it is in civil law c) The government is always involved in civil law but never in ...

Social Studies
Why did some Southern states withdraw from the united states in 1860? A They wanted to avoid the Civil War. B They didn't believe in manifest. C They wanted trade freely with great britan. D They feared they would have little say in the government

government
how can the community reduce discrimination? how can we use the arts to reduce discrimination? thank you!

Geography
What is it mean when it says "Your task is to create a digitl product, that helps explain your personal culture. Use the following : Appearance, Beliefs, Communication, Dates, Entertainment, Food, Government, Housing, Information, Jobs, Kind of Environment, Lifestyles, ...

PLEASE HELP (Civics)
Special purpose districts are agencies that accept tasks from the national government neighborhood groups without government local governments designed to meet a specific need *** regions created only for running state elections

History
1.)Which is the main way the Bill of Rights protected against the tyranny that the Anti-Federalists feared? A.)It established and protected the same rights for all citizens, including women and slaves. B.)It gave all of the states the same amount of power and authority as the ...

History
12.)Why was it important for states like New Jersey to have a system that allowed for each state to have equal representation in the national government? A.)Because New Jersey did not want to compromise with slave states B.)Because New Jersey favored the federal government ...

History
16.)The defect of the Confederation is that the United States has no powers to exact obedience, or punish disobedience to their resolutions. Which statement summarizes the main idea of this passage? A.)A Bill of Rights would protect citizens from excessive punishment. B.)A ...

History
9.)Which answer best summarizes the state's responsibilities to the national government under the Articles of Confederation? A.)States had to pay taxes set by Congress and provide soldiers during war time. B.)States had to provide representatives to Congress but soldiers were ...

History
1.)PHOENIX, Sept. 20, 2012- Arizona's new immigration law takes effect this week. According to the law, police officers must check the status of anyone who may be an undocumented immigrant. Officers have the right to decide who is checked under this law. A lawyer challenging ...

social studies
1) Diversity most closely means (1 point) a. sharing cultural traits and practices with others. ** b. making up a whole of many different parts. c. being a member of a small ethnic group. d. having many similar regions next to one another. 2) How does life in Istanbul differ ...

Social Studies
1. When people talk about natural resources, they usually mean (1 point) vegetation. water. minerals. all of the above•• 2. Geothermal energy is considered a (1 point) fossil fuel. renewable resource.•• nonrenewable resource. recyclable resource. 3. Minerals, coal, and...

Social Studies
1. People's occupations, their behavior, and their beliefs are a part of their (1 point) government. climate. technology. culture.•• 2. When geographers study human-environment interaction, they learn (1 point) how schools are run. how people and their environment affect ...

State History
Who would say this, They think they own the state because they were here first. Their is no way I would vote for the capital to be New Orleans? A. A Native American in Louisiana B. A Creole land owner in Louisiana C. A American land owner in Louisiana D. A free person of color...

Social Studies (Check, Please!)
1. What groups did Roosevelt's last New Deal programs try to help? A: Roosevelt's last New Deal programs tried to help the nation's poor and tenant farmers. 2. What was the legacy of Roosevelt's New Deal? A: The New Deal expanded the role of the federal government in society ...

Government
What parts of the Bill of Rights are not selectively incorporated?

History
Who would say this, They think they own the state because they were here first. Their is no way I would vote for the capital to be New Orleans? A. A Native American in Louisiana B. A Creole land owner in Louisiana C. A American land owner in Louisiana D. A free person of color...

Government
What court cases have selectively incorporated the Bill of Rights?

Government
Explain the types of nonprotected speech

Government
What is an example of the privileges and immunities clause.

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Homework Help: Social Studies