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SOC 320
Which of the following is one of the stated reasons why government agencies and the bureaucracy are important players in iron triangles?

social studies
This is an essay I really need help on. We hold these truths to be self-evident, that all men are created equal, that they are endowed by their creator with certain unalienable. How does this excerpt from the declaration of independence connect to the ideals upon which the U.S...

social studies
This is an essay I really need help on. Why does the U.S. Constitution limit the power of the federal government?

SOC 320 Public policies and Social services
Which of the following is one of the stated reasons why government agencies and the bureaucracy are important players in iron triangles?

SOC 320 Public policies and Social services
. Which of the following was added to the procedural requirements of the EPA under the Reagan administration? (Points : 1) Use of cost-benefit analysis Review using the precautionary principle Inclusion of industry representation in decision-making. Completion of an EIS ...

Government
Which elections receive a high voter turnout and which ones receive a low turnout

government
how can political parties affect voter turnout

Government
Why is the level of voter turnout vitally important in elections?

Government
How does the public express their political views?

History
Can someone please check my history answers/questions? Thank you very much for your help! 1) How did the federal government use tariffs in the late 1800s to help the United States grow into an industrial power? A) to tax U.S. industry as a source of federal income B) to ...

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

PLZ Help History--@Ms. Sue or @Reed
On which idea did Patriots and Loyalists most disagree? The colonies had important economic and cultural ties to Great Britain. Certain rights and freedoms are important for citizens to have. The colonies were better off governing themselves without British influence.*** The ...

Plz help @Reed
Which statement is best supported by the fact that Mercy Otis Warren wrote plays critical of the British? Warren was one of the most popular playwrights of her day. Colonial women were interested in and informed about politics.*** Patriot women believed they were more ...

Plz Help-----History @Ms. Sue or Reed
How were the Revolutionary efforts of George Mason and Thomas Jefferson most alike? Both worked together to write the Declaration of Independence. Both initially refused to serve in the Constitutional Convention. Both served on the committee to negotiate peace with Britain ...

World History
6. The Neolithic Revolution __________ A) was a result of systematic agriculture. *** B) is reflected in cave drawings. C) caused humans to melt metal to make tools and weapons. D) occurred when early humans established new forms of government. 7. A(n) __________ is a complex ...

social studies
1. Define these terms: Feudalism, Guild, Holy Land, Humanism, Imperialism, Industrial Revolution, Medieval/Middle Ages and Nation. 2. Compare and Contrast a limited government to an unlimited government. Give an example of a country past or present that has a limited ...

Econ
In the case of a negative externality: Select one: a. the private market does not produce enough of the good. b. market price reflects the social costs of production. c. efficiency requires that the government impose a subsidy. d. market price reflects only the private costs ...

AP US History
Adams was an accomplished patriot who was instrumental in establishing the United States and its government. However, many people believed that the Adams administration was a setback, and that his presidency did more harm than good to the new nation. Was this an accurate ...

social studies
Why Must citizens fulfill responsibilities? A.) To keep too many people from being citizens. B.) To avoid breaking the law or going to jail. C.) To keep the government in power. D.) To protect the rights of all citizens. I chose D

Help History
How were the Revolutionary efforts of George Mason and Thomas Jefferson most alike? Both worked together to write the Declaration of Independence. Both initially refused to serve in the Constitutional Convention. Both served on the committee to negotiate peace with Britain ...

History @Reed
How were the Revolutionary efforts of George Mason and Thomas Jefferson most alike? Both worked together to write the Declaration of Independence.**** Both initially refused to serve in the Constitutional Convention. Both served on the committee to negotiate peace with Britain...

Help @Damon
I am not responsible for paying taxes to the British king. Which kind of colonist most likely made this statement? A Loyalist, because most Loyalists believed Britain owed payments to the colonies A British official, because British colonial leaders argued against the king's ...

History
1.)Studies conducted in england during the industrial revolution have shown that children born to poor families were, on average, shorter than those born to wealthier parents. The most likely expalanation for this difference in hieghts is a difference in A.)Nutrition B.)Family...

Social Studies
PLEASE CHECK THESE MS. SUE!!!!!!!!!!! 3. The Pilgrims wrote the Mayflower Compact to establish ______. a. blue laws b. religious toleration c. government by consent*************** d. representative government 6. Which of the following was not a challenge experienced by the ...

Social Studies
PLEASE CHECK THESE MS. SUE!!!!!!!!! 2. How did Captain John Smith's leadership save the settlement at Jamestown? a. He led the settlers in finding large quantities of gold and silver. b. He threatened to send any settler who refused to work away from Jamestown...

government voting
Can a prisoner convicted of a felony vote? in usa

History
1.)Studies conducted in england during the industrial revolution have shown that children born to poor families were, on average, shorter than those born to wealthier parents. The most likely expalanation for this difference in hieghts is a difference in A.)Nutrition B.)Family...

U.S. History (Ms. Sue)
1. How did the muckrakers help spark the Progressive movement? A: The muckrakers investigated social problems and published their findings. The muckrakers' articles led to a general public debate on social and economic problems and put pressure on politicians to introduce ...

U.S. History
1. How did the muckrakers help spark the Progressive movement? A: The muckrakers investigated social problems and published their findings. The muckrakers' articles led to a general public debate on social and economic problems and put pressure on politicians to introduce ...

Science
1.)Studies conducted in england during the industrial revolution have shown that children born to poor families were, on average, shorter than those born to wealthier parents. The most likely expalanation for this difference in hieghts is a difference in A.)Nutrition B.)Family...

Social Studies
How does the U.S. Constitution distributes and limits powers within the federal government.

History
5.)What was the main effect of the 1763 Treaty of Paris A. France gained more Canadian territories. B. Spain lost all its holdings in North America C. Britain gained more land in North America D. Native Americans lost most of their tribal lands A.)France gained more ccanadian ...

History
Can someone help/show me how to fix this question? Any help will be greatly appreciated! Question~ 6) Choose one of the land acquisitions in the lesson and describe how it was added to the United States. You must include why and how we obtained the land. Discuss the impact on...

government
What is considered the most important tool of an interest group?

Government
How have factions, interest groups and lobbies been regulated?

Government
Why has union membership in the US declined?

politics
explain how power is shared among different organ of the government

politics
who elects the community government in belgium

History
Can someone check my history questions? Please? 1) Republicans were responsible for the passage of the Thirteenth Amendment, which effectively nullified the Three-fifths Compromise. Why was this an issue of concern for Republicans? A) because it meant that former Confederates ...

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

History
Ms. Sue can you please check these?!? 1. The leaders of the Virginia Company recruited more settlers and reorganized the colony. They allowed the new settlers to own land. Those settlers began to grow tobacco, a crop they learned about from the Indians. By 1612, Virginians ...

AMERICAN GOVERNMENT
In a situation like this, why might state employment levels go up, even when federal activity might be going down? Provide at least one (1) reason with support.

History
Ms. Sue PLEASE check these!!!!!!!!!!! The leaders of the Virginia Company recruited more settlers and reorganized the colony. They allowed the new settlers to own land. Those settlers began to grow tobacco, a crop they learned about from the Indians. By 1612, Virginians were ...

Social Studies
7. The value of trade is extremely high in a. Sudan. b. Nigeria. c. Botswana.*** d. Chad. 8. An African economist living in Mali between 2002 and 2003 would most likely be a. impressed with the value generated through commercial services. b. satisfied, although the value of ...

Social Studies
7. The value of trade is extremely high in a. Sudan. b. Nigeria. c. Botswana.*** d. Chad. 8. An African economist living in Mali between 2002 and 2003 would most likely be a. impressed with the value generated through commercial services. b. satisfied, although the value of ...

Social Studies
Which of the following proposals would most likely go to the Carlsbad Irrigation District? An investor wants to construct a new dam on the Pecos River.++++++++++++++++++++++ The federal government wants to expand the Conchas Dam. Navajos want to have water claims moderated ...

Social Studies
Which statement best summarizes the National Reclamation Act of 1902? The National Register of Historic Places began building dams. The first dams opened on the Pecos River. Navajos and non-Navajos reached an agreement about water rights.+++++++++++++ The U.S. government ...

Social Studies
7. The value of trade is extremely high in a. Sudan. b. Nigeria. c. Botswana.*** d. Chad. 8. An African economist living in Mali between 2002 and 2003 would most likely be a. impressed with the value generated through commercial services. b. satisfied, although the value of ...

Q&A
8. which statement does not correctly describe james oglethorpe? he worked to reform prisions in england. he opposed laws that placed debtors in prision. he favored strict legislation dealing with the jobless. *** he was a member of parliament's house of commons. 9. which best...

ASAP need help
8. which statement does not correctly describe james oglethorpe? he worked to reform prisions in england. he opposed laws that placed debtors in prision. he favored strict legislation dealing with the jobless. *** he was a member of parliament's house of commons. 9. which best...

History
7. all of the following were reasons behind the creation of the georgia colony except charity *** defense religion economic 8. which statement does not correctly describe james oglethorpe? he worked to reform prisions in england. he opposed laws that placed debtors in prision...

History
7. all of the following were reasons behind the creation of the georgia colony except charity defense religion economic 8. which statement does not correctly describe james oglethorpe? he worked to reform prisions in england. he opposed laws that placed debtors in prision. he ...

U.S. History
1. Explain why many Americans blamed Spain for the explosion of the USS Maine. A: Before the USS Maine exploded, the United States was trying to expand as a world power. Thus, many Americans blamed Spain for the explosion of the USS Maine because it gave them a reason to ...

U.S. History
1. Explain why Secretary of State James G. Blaine convened the Pan-American conference in 1889. A: James Blaine convened the Pan-American conference because he wanted to create a customs union between Latin America and the United States. A customs union would require American ...

social studies
Which of the following statements does not describe a function of the confederation government? A. defend the country B. regulate trade between states C. maintain relationships with other countries D. set up a postal service between states I just need help please I think it ...

american government
constitutional scholars have pointed out there is an inconsistency in justice marshall's opinion with respect with what the constitution specifically provided. whats the inconsistency?

Louisiana History
Please help!!! 1. What set the steamboat apart from the flatboat and the keelboat? a) The steamboat was inexpensive to build. b) The steamboat could go back upriver with ease.*** c) The steamboat has a slow and easy ride. d) The steamboat could only transport people. 2. Why ...

Physics
A spy in a speed boat is being chased down a river by government, officials in a faster craft. Just as the officials' boat pulls up next to the spy's boat, both boats reach the edge of a 4.8 m waterfall. The spy's speed is 13 m/s and the officials' speed is 25 m/s How far ...

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

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

Econ
Suppose that the U.S. government decides to charge wine consumers a tax. Before the tax, 10 billion bottles of wine were sold every year at a price of $4 per bottle. After the tax, 4 billion bottles of wine are sold every year; consumers pay $7 per bottle (including the tax), ...

U.S. History (Ms. Sue)
1. How did the United States try to Americanize immigrants? A: The United States attempted to Americanize immigrants by assimilating them into American culture through public education. Schools taught immigrant children English, American history, and the responsibilities of ...

government
What does it mean to "get on the ballot" and how does one do so?

math
Could someone please check my History questions? Any help will be greatly appreciated! My answers are under the question... 3) Which of these would have been MOST likely to take the Oregon Trail? A) Native Americans migrating from the east B) Americans trying to settle on the...

Social Study - Check
1.) In what year did the english establish Jamestown their first permanent settlement? 1607 *** 1630 1675 1718 2.) In 1619, the Virginia Company in London agreed to let the colonists have some say in their government. What was the name of the assembly that had the right to ...

History
Could someone please check my History questions? Any help will be greatly appreciated! My answers are under the question... 1) Which characteristic is most commonly associated with the westward expansion of the United States? A) Industrialism B) Mercantilism C) Individualism D...

Social Studies
1. Which is not a factor contributing to poverty in Africa? a. long periods of drought and desertification b. a sudden decline in unemployment*** c.drastic increase in population leading to a shortage in available resources d. an inability to establish a diverse industrial ...

history
can someone check my history questions?? Please? Questions~ 1) Read the quotation below and answer the question that follows. “We are unanimously of opinion, that the law passed by the legislature of Maryland, imposing a tax on the Bank of the United States, is ...

english (checking)
Why does Olaudah Equiano use sensory details in "Aboard a Slave Ship"? to bring the horrors of the journey to life <--- to criticize the injustices of American government to argue in favor of a moral law Which aphorism from Poor Richard's Almanac best reflects the virtue of...

la history
1. Why did Thomas Jefferson want to purchase the Louisiana Territory? (1 point) He wanted to ensure Americans’ trade rights on the Mississippi. Eastern seaports needed more competition. The Louisiana residents would add diversity to the United States. The United States would...

Social Studies
1. Which word most closely means civility? (1 point) respect*** discipline patriotism liberty 2. Civic-mindedness most encourages people to (1 point) speak their minds about issues honestly***. treat other citizens with respect. pay attention to government affairs. study the ...

government
which political party heads all the committees?

Government
How often are filibusters used? Why?

US HISTORY A
Name two ways that the federal government tried to regulate business in the late 1800s. Do you think these regulations achieved their goals? Explain your answer

History
1)What was the most significant challenge that Miguel Trujillo had to overcome to vote? A)New Mexico's constitution barred Native Americans from voting. B)The U.S. Constitution allowed race-based voting restrictions. C)New Mexico allowed only people who owned property to vote...

History
Which conclusion is best supported by New Mexico's overall population trend since World War II? A)New Mexico cannot manage its water scarcity problems. B)New Mexico has constructed few new houses or businesses. C)New Mexico offers many employment opportunities for residents. ...

Sociology
The state of California attempted to ban the sale of violent video games to young people. If the federal government attempted to do the same thing, what provisions of the Constitution might allow that regulation?

Social Studies
List the ways power is distributed in the U.S federal government and ways that power is limited. (Help soon please)

Social Studies
Describe the main function of the U.S. federal government

la history
1. Why was an alliance with Native Americans important for Governor Miro to maintain? (1 point) Native American trade goods were popular items. The Spanish did not want the Native Americans to ally with the United States. The Spanish wanted the Native American land. The ...

Modern World Studies
This is what I am to write about: As industry spread, the British government initiated reforms to improve workers' lives. What motivated reforms in Britain? What kinds of reforms were enacted in Britain? Respond in two or more well-organized paragraphs. Be sure to use specific...

Social Studies
1) In what year did the English establish, their first permanent settlement? 1607*** 1630 1675 1718 2) In 1619, the Virginia Company in London agreed to let the colonists have some say in their government. What was the name of the assembly that had the right to make local laws...

Government
Why is gerrymandering a partisan affair?

Social Studies
What examples are given of a limited government and an unlimited government in the section? How did each type of government affect its citizens? Japans government

Social Studies
1)Marco Polo wrote an account of the marvels of: The Americas Venice Asia*** Spain 2)Which man and his army conquered Peru? Francisco Pizarro*** Atahualpa Hernan Cortes Montezuma 3)Traders who established rights to the Canadian fur trade were: Spanish Dutch French*** English 4...

Criminal Justice/White Collar Crime
Certain industries are distinguished by means and opportunities that are conducive to crime. These factors include all of the following EXCEPT: A. large amounts of money changing hands. B. individual decision-making. C. public attention on business activities of industry. D. ...

Social Studies
What is the main function of the U.S Federal government?

Social Studies
How does the U.S. Constitutions distribute power through the federal government?

English
In "The Censors," Juan takes on the job of a government censor in a plan to approve his own love letter to Mariana. Instead he is executed after censoring his own message. What type of irony, if any, does this demonstrate? Verbal Institutional dramatic no irony

history
However [political parties] may now and then answer popular ends, they are likely in the course of time and things, to become potent engines, by which cunning, ambitious, and unprincipled men will be enabled to subvert the power of the people and to usurp for themselves the ...

History
Is anyone available to help me? I need to create a metaphor to describe the structure of our federal government The example they provided is "The American Government is a tripod; without each post, it would collapse." I can't find anything that fits very well. Any ideas on ...

Louisiana History
Please check my answers 1.Which best describes the effect of European settlers on the culture of Native Americans in Louisiana? A) The Native Americans were left to prosper on their tribal homelands. B) The Native Americans turned increasingly from hunting and agriculture to ...

SS
The Protestant Reformation was a new government. a study of scientific ideas. a religious and historical movement. an idea of the Catholic Church.

History
What is the difference between the definition of interest groups and the definition of a political party? A. Interest groups aren’t organized. B. Interest groups don’t raise money. C. Interest groups don’t try to influence government. D. Interest groups don’t focus on ...

History
With which statement would BOTH FDR and Reagan agree? A. Government must protect freedom of speech. B. Government must resolve inequality of wealth. C. Government must hold businesses accountable. D. It is government’s role to resolve social problems.

u.s
Why did slavery continue after the Revolution? A. The colonial government encouraged manumission. B. British, Loyalists, and Patriots all agreed that liberty did not extend to slaves. C. The Southern plantation economy depended on slavery. D. Slave labor was important to the ...

Churchill
Develop a "position paper" for the colonial government. In it, you will represent the wishes of either the family compact or upper canada reformers; or the chateau clique or the patriotes. Your paper should be a point-form list of grievances and recommendations.

Social Studies
1. TO which system of governemt is the feral system most similar? A. the unitary system, ecause both place most powers with legislature B. the conferal system, because both spilt powers among the state and national governemnts C. the unitary system, because both concentrate ...

Socials
Why did the Canadian government feel the need to control the economy, transportation, and trade after war was declared in 1914? I need help answering this question.

History
Based on the changes in New Mexico's population after World War II, which conclusion is best supported? A)Economic changes made New Mexico a difficult place to make a living. B)New Mexico's climate was believed to be dangerous and unhealthy. C)People were concerned that New ...

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