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Civics
Man is the only creature that consumes without producing. He does not give milk, he does not lay eggs, he is too weak to pull the plow, he cannot run fast enough to catch rabbits. Yet he is lord of all the animals. He sets them to work, he gives back to them the bare minimum ...

Civics
Which statement about officials found in various forms of government is least accurate? A. A confederation would likely have several states with powerful state senators. B. A parliamentary government would likely have a prime minister elected by the legislature. C. A unitary ...

Civics
Lord Acton, a British historian, was famous for saying, "All power corrupts. Absolute power corrupts absolutely." He believed that any individual or group having too much power was a bad thing. With which statement regarding systems of government would Lord Acton most likely ...

Civics
For what reason might the United States government raise taxes instead of borrowing money to pay for a new government service? A. To avoid increasing the flow of money in the economy B. To avoid having to change the federal interest rate C. To demonstrate that people support ...

Civics
Which would you most likely find a smaller amount of in a government budget than in a personal or household budget? A. The percent of total income that goes towards national defense and health care B. The percentage of people affected by the budget who are responsible for ...

Civics
"Washington lobbyists are working in Congress to block the rural reforms you (small farms) need," Obama said. "Rather than investing in rural opportunity, our government is handing out subsidies (money) to corporate mega-farms. Over the past decade, our government has handed ...

Civics
Elena wishes to join a major political party. She strongly supports new government programs and restrictions on businesses to protect the environment. Which political party would Elena most likely join? A. The Republican Party of the United States B. The Democratic Party of ...

Social Studies
Which resource makes up a quarter of Chile's exports? A:Fruit B:Fish C:Copper*** D:Silver Chilean produce is free of many common plant pests because most farming regions are protected by? A:Atacama Desert*** B:Andes Mountains C:Amazon River D:Strait of Magellan Although Chile ...

Social Studies
How did the Crimean War change life in Russia? a. Russia's defeat in the war sparked calls for political and social reform. ********* b. Russia's investment of wealth and the loss of lives in the war led to a crippling depression. c. Russia's proven military strength in the ...

history
Please Help! I have marked the answers I think are correct with a star*** 1. The executive branch of the Texas Constitution states that the governor is elected by which group of people? A the legislature B congress*** C the Senate D the citizens of Texas 2. Which rights are ...

American Government
"His 1863 Emancipation Proclamation freed Confederate slaves but scholars still debate whether it rested on any firm constitutional foundation" Based on the excerpt, which statement best illustrates the impact of Lincoln's proclamation on government? A: it increased the ...

ss-idk
In the late 1990s the Mexican government passed a number of laws concerning the manufacture and operation of automobiles. These included switching to cleaner-burning fuels, installing catalytic converters on new cars, requiring tougher vehicle inspections, and converting city...

ss
In which country would you MOST expect to find state-controlled industry, the greatest amount of restrictions on private business ownership, and the majority of the population working for the government? A) Brazil B) Canada C) Cuba D) Mexico idk this can someone explain?

ss
In what way is the government of the United Kingdom similar to that of the United States? A) Both have a head of government that is a member of the legislative branch. B) Neither government has a formal set of written laws as a framework. C) Both have seen their powers ...

social studies- helpppp
France and Britain were able to avoid the worst of the Great Depression because A) their colonies were required to purchase goods from them.**** B) neither had any significant involvement in international trade. C) the Great Depression affected only the United States, not ...

Market economy/government
In a market economy, a high price will usually cause A) producers to offer less and consumers to buy less. B) producers to offer less and consumers to buy more. C) producers to supply more and consumers to buy less.*** D) producers to supply more and consumers to buy more The...

ss
Europeans began to settle in Latin America in the 1500s. Many of these settlers married Native Americans. The children of mixed European and Native American ancestry were called mestizos. . Mestizos became a new A) peer group. B) ethnic group.*** C) family group. D) political...

S.S@Reed help
1. Which are functions of money? Select all that apply. (3 points) store of value •• producer of resources unit of account •• medium of exchange •• record of finances unit of output 2. What is the main advantage of using money instead of bartering? (1 point) Things...

Social studies
How does the constitution both empower and limit the federal government

Social studies (Mr.Sue CHECK MY ANSWERS PLZ)
1. Which are functions of money? Select all that apply. (3 points) store of value •• producer of resources unit of account •• medium of exchange •• record of finances unit of output 2. What is the main advantage of using money instead of bartering? (1 point) Things...

Social studies 7 (Check My Answers PLZ)
1. Which are functions of money? Select all that apply. (3 points) store of value •• producer of resources unit of account •• medium of exchange •• record of finances unit of output 2. What is the main advantage of using money instead of bartering? (1 point) Things...

Economics -- HELP!!!
If the government sets a minimum price above the equilibrium price for soybeans, which of the following statements will be correct? A. There will be an efficient level of output produced. B. There will be excess supply. C. There will be excess demand. D. all of the above An-B

Economics -- HELP!!!
posted by Angela on Sunday, May 21, 2017 at 12:33am. In the market equilibrium, with a price of $500 there are 2000 apartments. If the government decides to enact a rent control policy, with a maximum price of $400, it reduces the quantity to 1500 apartments. Due to the rent ...

Economics -- HELP!!!
Suppose you receive a consumer surplus of $50. The $50 represents __________ . A. a monetary payment from the store B. a monetary payment from the government C. a reduction in the original price of the good D. the fact that you paid $50 less than you were willing to pay for ...

Economics -- HELP!!!
Recall the application about price controls and the candy bars. During World War II, the U.S. government imposed price controls to set maximum prices on all different products, including candy bars. How did the candy bar producers respond to maximum prices? A. Producers ...

economics
What is South African government providing and for who in terms of welfare payments and consumer subsidies?

Economic
A detailed explanation ,with graphs, of how the price of milk would've been determined in the absence of government involvement in the market

American Government
Which of the following statements is true of the Soviet union in the decades after the Bolshevik revolution? A. The Soviet Union failed to industrialize or become a military power B. The Soviet Union became a democratic republic with an emphasis on minority rights C. Soviet ...

American Government
Which of the following best explains a benefit of splitting the head of state and head of government roles between the monarch and the prime minister? a. The monarch can become involved in crafting public policy. b. The prime minister can aggressively pursue a domestic ...

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4. Individuals who want to limit the number of immigrants would most likely favor which of the following? (1 point) adoption of amnesty programs for undocumented aliens increasing the number of border patrol agents passage of the DREAM Act eliminating fines for employing ...

American Government check my answers
1. According to the excerpt, the ruling on Obergefell v. Hodges did what? Select all that apply. (2 points) extended and continued the protections of the Equal Protection Clause to same-sex couples*** applied the Fourteenth Amendment to race rendered the Elastic Clause exempt ...

American government check my answer
9. According to this excerpt, President Obama would most likely support which of the following? (1 point) laws that restrict immigration from poor countries mass deportations of all illegal immigrants regardless of age construction of a wall along the border with Mexico ...

American government check my answer
Statement 1 – Illegal immigrants who have resided in the United States for years should qualify for alternative paths to citizenship. Statement 2 – Diversity in backgrounds and experience creates a society that teaches tolerance and respect. Statement 3 – The government ...

American government check my answer
5. Which of the following are examples of discriminatory laws passed by the U.S. government that impacted those depicted in the photo? Select all that apply. (2 points) Chinese Exclusion Act Civil Rights Act of 1965 Immigration Quota Act DREAM Act my answer would be ...

American Government
What is the role of the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC)? How does it influence the economy? Explain the difference between capitalism and communism. What role does the government play in each type of economic system?

Government
Use what you've learned about the structure of Russia's government and the power of its branches to describe how public policy is created in Russia today

American Government
Coordinating voter registration and preparing ballots for statewide elections are duties of which state administrator? a. attorney general*** b. treasurer c. governor d. secretary of state

American Government
What is the purpose of state appellate courts? A: They verify that lower state courts have acted appropriately B: They create new laws requested by voters C: They allow the accused to bypass lower courts and grand juries D: They retry cases and allow criminals a second chance ...

American Government
The use of referendums and petitions is an example of what kind of legislation? a. executive b. partisan*** c. policy d. direct

American Government
Article IV. The people of this commonwealth have the sole and exclusive right of governing themselves, as a free, sovereign, and independent state; and do, and forever hereafter shall, exercise and enjoy every power, jurisdiction, and right, which is not, or may not hereafter...

Social Studies
1. Which are functions of money? Select all that apply. (3 points) store of value producer of resources unit of account medium of exchange record of finances unit of output 2. What is the main advantage of using money instead of bartering? (1 point) Things that people usually ...

US HISTORY 7B
"GOVERNMENT IS NOT THE SOLUTION TO OUR PROBLEMS, GOVERNMENT IS THE PROBLEM." --RONALD REAGAN, INAUGURAL ADDRESS, 1981 BASED ON THE QUOTATION, WHICH OF THE FOLLOWING BEST REFLECTS RONALD REAGAN'S POLITICAL VIEWS? HE WANTED AMERICAN CITIZENS TO RETURN TO TRADITIONAL VALUES HE ...

American Government
Explain why a President might make an executive agreement rather than negotiate a formal treaty. Include one advantage and one disadvantage of an executive agreement.

American Government
As the country has grown and evolved, so too has the Executive Office of the President and the independent agencies. Give four specific examples demonstrating how the evolution of the executive branch has mirrored the evolution of the nation. Include at least one pre-twentieth...

Social Studies 8
1. for the additional green spaces to be considered public services, what must be true? A. The local government uses tax money to create them B. a national business provides funding for some of the spaces C. people who purchased season passes to the spaces get access D. ...

Government Help
The history of mankind is a history of repeated injuries and usurpations [seizures] on the part of man toward woman, having in direct object the establishment of an absolute tyranny over her. –excerpt from Declaration of Sentiments and Resolutions Use the passage to answer ...

government
Which event from The Odyssey best highlights the idea that the ancient Greeks greatly disliked greediness?

social studies
which principles are typically associated with the republican party? select all that apply A.limited government B.social justice C.progressive ideals D. traditional values

History ASAP
ASAP please and thank you! Explain the difference between capitalism and communism. what role does the government play in each type of economic system?

government
what are the factors that limit citizens right

Science
The u.s. constitution provides that each of the three branches of the federal government has certain powers that can limit the powers of the other branches. These limitations are known as the system of checks and balances. Which of the following actions is a check by the ...

American Government
Which is not an example of government successfully restrictions civil liberties? A.the gag rule of 1840 B. Suspension of printing of socialist newspapers during WWI C. president Nixon attempt to halt publication of the pentagon paper D. Internment of Japanese Americans during ...

government
When the television networks stress the issue of environmental pollution rather than universal health care, they are performing the media function of

History Help check my answers
The Citizens of a small city have been eager to see more green space in their environment. There are several abandoned lots that activists think could be turned into community gardens or parks for people to freely enjoy 1.for the additional green spaces to be considered public...

government
what is the separation of powers between the legislative and the executive branch regarding the budget.

History
1. The states below were added to the Union during the decade following the War of 1812: Indiana (1816) Mississippi (1817) Illinois (1818) Alabama (1819) Maine (1820) Missouri (1821) Which statement best explains how the War of 1812 contributed to the growth of the United ...

SOCIAL STUDIES PLEASE CHECK ANSWER
Which U.S. policy would Palestinian supporters of the Palestinian Liberation Organization have most likely preferred? A. continued U.S. support for Israel B. support for a peace treaty between Israel, Egypt, and Palestine C. military aid to Yasir Arafat for the fight against ...

Government
Which of the following countries is NOT a member of the G-7? Germany France Italy Great Britain Spain

SS Check
PLZ CHECK MY ANSWERS! 1. Some Polynesian islands are ring-shaped coral islands that surround a body of water, or (1 point) • copra. • coral. • atolls.** • plates. 2. In the mid-1800s, what event played a part in the large increase in British immigration to Australia? (...

American government
According to this chart, what is one result of the federal reserve sharply decreasing the discount rate? a. deflation occurs as the economy expands b. deflation occurs as the economy contracts c. inflation occurs as the economy expands******* d. inflatioon occurs as the ...

American Government
Which adjective best describes how the Necessary and Proper Clause of the US Constitution is often interpreted by the federal government? A. brittle, meaning that it falls apart when used in a legal argument B. elastic, meaning it can be expanded as needed C. watery, meaning ...

Social Studies Help PLEASE CHECK!!
The citizens of a small city have been eager to see more green space in their environment. There are several abandoned lots that activists think could be turned into community gardens or parks for people to freely enjoy. Use the passage to answer the question. 1. For the ...

Social studies
What is one of the things the federales reserve system does? Set income tax rate at the federal level Influence interest rates•• Decided who can open bank account Give loans to bank customers How might the government deal with a huge company that has no competitors and is ...

Language Arts
horeau’s ideas had a profound effect on a man named Gandhi. Gandhi, was a leader in India who worked to end British rule. He led India to independence and inspired many to non-violent forms of protest and resistance. He fought to end poverty, worked to expand women's right ...

Language Arts
Thoreau’s ideas had a profound effect on a man named Gandhi. Gandhi, was a leader in India who worked to end British rule. He led India to independence and inspired many to non-violent forms of protest and resistance. He fought to end poverty, worked to expand women's right ...

Language Arts
Thoreau’s ideas had a profound effect on a man named Gandhi. Gandhi, was a leader in India who worked to end British rule. He led India to independence and inspired many to non-violent forms of protest and resistance. He fought to end poverty, worked to expand women's right ...

Language Arts
Civil Disobedience Part 1 Most people remember Gandhi and Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. as reformers who practiced non-violent forms of protest and advocacy. Both effectively changed the popular opinion about emotional issues for their countries and brought in a wave of change ...

Language Arts
Thoreau’s ideas had a profound effect on a man named Gandhi. Gandhi, was a leader in India who worked to end British rule. He led India to independence and inspired many to non-violent forms of protest and resistance. He fought to end poverty, worked to expand women's right ...

Language Arts
civil Disobedience Part 2: Thoreau’s ideas had a profound effect on a man named Gandhi. Gandhi, was a leader in India who worked to end British rule. He led India to independence and inspired many to non-violent forms of protest and resistance. He fought to end poverty, ...

US HISTORY
1. How did the Iranian Revolution impact the United States? 2. What was Ronald Reagan’s view on the US government? 3. What are the Moral Majority and the “Contract with America?” 4. What did the falling communist regimes in Eastern Europe have in common? 5. Define “...

Environmental Science
When do government agencies have to file and Environmental Impact Statement (EIS)? A) Any time a federal agency proposes a project that will use taxpayer money*** B) Any time a federal agency proposes a project that will cost more than $1 billion C) Any time a federal agency ...

Social studies
Why do you think the Canadian government is opposed to Quebec's becoming a separate nation? I don't want someone to tell me can you provide me with a source so I can find the answer

Texas History
Can someone on connexus help me with this test? 1.What was a big difference between the Texas constitution of 1836 and the Texas Constitution of 1845? A.The constitution of 1845 did not have a separation of powers like that of the constitution of 1836. B.The constitution of ...

Social Studies help ASAP!!!
1. Which inference can best be made about the rule of the tsars? a. Their power relied on the oppression of a large number of people b. They maintained power through strong military leadership c. Their rule threatened the more democratic ideals of Western Europe d. They ruled ...

Social studies
What can be inferred by the passage of the black codes? Many southerners were willing to allow Africa american equality Many white southerner wanted African american to remain as servants*** Which of the following groups supported radical reconstruction? Choose all that apply...

history
Please check my answers, thanks :) 1.Which of the following decisions best shows the us government's willingness to participate in the global economy? A.relocating domestic jobs to foreign countries B.joining the world trade organization. C. Decreasing spending in ...

I dont know
the idea that religion and government should be seperate is known as A) secularism B) democracy C) communism D) fascism i think it is D but if anyone can help me i go to connexus and i need help

Sociology
1). Welfare Reform is said by politicians to be based on the idea that the federal government wanted to get out of the “helping people” business. True or false 2). Generally speaking, the best predictor of where a person will go in life and what their life chances will be ...

Sociology
1). A major source of increasing economic inequality in the U.S. is the fact that: A) the U.S. is a racist society B) the overwhelming majority of new jobs have been in the lowest paying sectors C) Social Security payments are unable to keep up with inflation. D) none of the ...

accounting
The following information was available as of the close of business June 1, 2004 on government of Canada bonds. Coupon...Maturity.....Price.....Yield 5.00%......June 1, 2005......102.35......2.60 10.50%......June 1, 2006......113.91......3.26 8.50%......June 1, 2007.....107.41...

american government
Has anyone taken the Unit 5 Government test yet? In connexus

English
I wrote two thesis statements, which one is good. Which one should I use for my essay. 1) Over the recent years, the use of illicit drugs has increased to some extent with the rise of drug legalization campaigns, though, with reformation and implantation of new drug policies, ...

Social Studies
Which of the following is a reason Venezuelans wanted their independence from Gran Colombia? They thought the gap between the rich and the poor would decrease if Venezuela gained independence. They did not think the same laws created for the other countries would work in ...

Social Studies
Why was inflation a problem after World War II? A)Many people went into debt buying on credit without the income to pay in cash. B)Many men came home from the war without being able to get a job. C)Government controls ended,and prices of goods rose without workers getting ...

apush
20 reasons for European exploration in 15th and 16th century? I have to get 20 but i can't find any other reason. Please read what i have and try to think of what i can put on the list. ⦁ Fall of Constantinople to muslim ottoman turks. Constantinople connected europe and ...

U.S. Government
Which part of the Constitution was at issue in the nullification crisis? the supremacy clause the elastic clause the necessary an proper clause the interstate commerce clause I really don't know which one because I don't really understand the question but I'm thinking that its...

U.S. Government
"No person who may hereafter fight a duel, assist in the same as second, or send, accept, or knowingly carry a challenge therefor, shall hold any office in the State, for a period of ten years...." -Arkansas state constitution, Article 19, Section 2 Why would this rule from ...

Social Studies
Tiberius and Gaius Gracchus wanted to 1. give women the right to vote 2.give land to the poor**** 3. take over Roman government 4. free all enslaved people Roman rulers helped unify the empire by granting every free person____________in AD 212. 1. citizenship 2. money 3. land...

Social Studies
Which of these is part of the estate's water system? 1. aviary 2. wrestling ground 3. baths**** 4. colonnade Tiberius and Gaius Gracchus wanted to 1. give women the right to vote***** 2. give land to the poor 3. take over Roman government 4. free all enslaved people

History
Why was inflation a problem after World War 2? a.Many people went into debt buying on credit without the income to pay cash b. Many men came home from war without being able to get a job c. Government controls ended and prices of good rose without workers getting raises d....

American Government
Over time, what has been the trend of rural vs. urban population in the United States? a. The rural populations have developed extensive farmland to continue being essential. b. The rural populations have increased, and the urban populations have decreased. c. The urban ...

American Government
What is the purpose of city planning? (2 answers) a. to fulfill federal government requirements*** b. to correct past mistakes*** c. to create an opportunity for state and local governments to cooperate d. to gain federal funding for city planning efforts e. to fulfill ...

American Government
What is the principal reason for incorporating a city? a. for the convenience of the residents who live there*** b. to work in partnership with the county government c. to formally enlarge a town that preexisted d. to increase the power of a state government

American Government
In which major form of city government does the lack of a chief executive make it difficult to assign responsibility for key leadership issues? a. the commission form*** b. the council-manager form c. the mayor-council form d. the town meeting form

SS
How did the fall of communism most impact people in Eastern Europe economically A) Privatization has allowed them to become entrepreneurs.*** B) Greater freedoms have enabled collective farming. C) Democratic elections have ensured more representative government. D) The market...

american gov
Based on the excerpt, which statement best illustrates the impact of Lincoln’s proclamation on government? A >It increased the influence of the legislative branch. B. It caused the voters to elect a Democratic Congress. C> It allowed slaves to vote during the American ...

Social Studies
Section: Japan and the Koreas Section 3 1.What examples are given of a limited government and an unlimited government in the section? How did each type of government affect its citizens? ________________________________________​________________________________________&#...

Social studies
Which of the following primarily accounts for the spike in cuban immigration in the 60 A ongoing civil war in Cuba b changes in U.S immigration laws c communism takeover of the cuban government d rapid growth in cuban wealth and mobility I think it's c

Social Studies
How did Americans disagree over the role of federal and state governments before and during the Civil War? The North wanted the federal government to govern the entire country. The South wanted the states to have much more power. Anything else I could add and am I on track?

Spanish 1 b
please check my answers 2. How do you say one must in Spanish A. Hay que * B. A menudo C. Que más D. Es necesario 5. A person of mixed European and indigenous heritage is commonly to as a____ A. Mixtec B. Mestizo* C. Maya D. Nahuatl 6. Which is not a place in the community? A...

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