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social studies
In Medieval Europe areas like England, France, the Papal States, the Holy Roman Empire, and the Byzantine Empire had a different leader. Why do you think Europe had no single government during the Middle Ages? So I was kind of thinking that maybe it was because the area was so...

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...

American Government
Okay so I'm working on this paper and I need SPECIFIC examples of how the executive branch has grown. Please help, I can't find anything anywhere.

state & local government
1. Why have the powers of the governor increased in modern times?

Social Studies
Question 1 (1 point) How have residents of Canada's eastern coast dealt with changes in the fishing industry? a They have banned aquaculture. b They concentrated on other economic activities. c They have completely given up fishing. d They only fish for cod. Question 2 (1 ...

Social studies
1)What is one example of the way a rise in productivity during the 19 fifties improve the standard of living in the United States? A) I gave workers more time off B) it led to Sharp increase in urbanization***** C) it led to the end discrimination in the United States D) it ...

U.S History
Hi I took a test that I am not too confident in so if someone could help me out I would love it. Here are the questions and my answers to them. ______________________________________ In the text, you read about the healthcare issue during Bill Clinton's presidency. In 1994, ...

math
which of the following describes japan after world war 2 japan adopted a communist government japan adopted a democratic government japan was divided into north japan and south japan japan emerged from the war as one of the world's most powerful nations

American Government
Which of the following is the best evidence in support of the view that the United States is a nation of immigrants? A. Declaration of Independence B. Emma Lazarus' poem "The New Colossus" C. Bill of Rights D. Chinese Exclusion Act Thank you!

World History
What with the political monopoly, the Cheka and the Red Army, all that now existed of the "Commune-State" of our dreams was a theoretical myth. -Victor Serge, Memoirs of a Revolutionary Based on this quotation, which conclusion can you draw about the author? A. He was a ...

World History
Which of the following was one reason the February Revolution in Russia was less successful than the October Revolution? A. It had less support among all social classes in Russia. B. It was planned and led by followers of Karl Marx C. It did not affect Russia’s commitment to...

World History
Who benefited most from the Treaty of Brest-Litovsk. A. The provisional government in Russia B. The United States C. Germany D. Italy My Answer: C. Germany

U.S. Government
Why did the passage of the Civil rights act of 1968 have the greatest impact on promoting racial equality in housing. Select 2 answers. A.) Because plessy v. Ferguson was reversed by browning v. board of education. B.) Because it addressed more specific discrimination than did...

Social Studies
What is the main cause of growing population levels in China? A. China has the largest population in the world. B. The government is moving villages to make more park land. C. New factories and ways of life are producing more waste.** D. More and more young people are moving ...

history
You work for president Lula's government. You most likely support? Tax cut for corporations. Privatization of Industry. Redirection of oil wealth to provide social services. budget cuts to education and health care

english
hat might Paul Laurence Dunbar mean in the following lines from his poem "We Wear the Mask"? We smile, but, O great Christ, our cries To thee from tortured souls arise. a. The African American community is pleased with its current situation in life and does not wish to change ...

Philosophy check my answers
determiine the following passages with the fallacy committed. 1. The world was either created in chaos or by God. There's evidence of order in the world so God must exist. 2. The government has no right to force me to pay the new tax. They have the right to govern over those ...

Social Studies
in what way did the efforts of the Tuskegee Airmen contribute to the hopes for improved civil rights in the United States? A. The Tuskegee showed that integrated fighting units cold work well. B. The efforts of the African American Tuskegee Airmen during the war built ...

social studies
1. In what way did both the U.S. government and its citizens benefit from the war? (WWII) A. The government was able to defeat U.S. enemies, and citizens could freely travel. B. The government was able to enforce its isolationist policy, and citizens could discriminate against...

Government
Does Japan have a stronger civil society than South Korea?

english
Which lines from this excerpt of Jefferson Davis’s Inaugural Address show that Davis believed that he and his fellow citizens had the right to rebel against the government if it failed them? A. Called to the difficult and responsible station of Chief Executive of the ...

world history
Please check my answers. 1. Which of the following separates the Arabian Peninsula from Africa? 1.The Persian Gulf 2.The Red Sea*** 3.the Indian Ocean 4.The Mediterranean Sea 2. Why is food often used as a positive benefit of the Colombian exchange, as described in this lesson...

History
Which of the following is the most likely reason why many Mexicans were opposed to American investment in their country? PLEASE HELP! A. American leaders overthrew the successful government of Porfirio Díaz B. Many Mexicans wanted to invest their own money in property and ...

SS
How did President Hoover’s approach toward the economy compare with Calvin Coolidge’s approach? 1. Both devoted time and government money to public assistance programs. 2. Both believed businesses should be responsible for American prosperity. 3. Hoover, unlike Coolidge, ...

Social Studies
9. What led Jane Addams to open hull house? -She believed that someone needed to help the clinically insane assimilate into society. -She believed in helping the urban poor, especially immigrants. -She believed that the public needed to know what the government was doing.<...

American Government
Which of the following individual actions most influences government and political decision making? B- voting in local and national elections.

Government
What criteria should civil societies have? What are some ways that we can measure the strengths of civil societies? Thank you for your help!

history
After World War II, which two nations remained as "Superpowers" on the world stage? America and Greece Japan and Germany America and Russia*** Russia and New Zealand Genocide is a word first popularized after the atrocities of WWII. Genocide means: Theft of all property ...

American Government
I need help with this question: Select one of the six organizing principles of the Constitution and apply it to the Bill of Rights. How is that principle supported or limited in the Bill of Rights

Math
A Gallup poll asked two questions: 1. Do you favor a tax cut or “increased spending on other government programs”? Result: 75% favored a tax cut. 2. Do you favor a tax cut or “spending to fund new retirement savings accounts, as well as increased spending on education, ...

American Government
Consider the expressed, nonlegislative powers related to patents and copyrights. Why did the Founding Fathers include these ideas in the expressed powers of Congress? How have patents and copyrights contributed to U.S. history and identity? I have no idea where to start. ...

History
Which type of rule allowed western governments to run colonies themselves? A: Direct rule B: indirect rule C: Sphere of influence D: protectorate I think it's c or d. I read my textbook but it all seems like they are under some type of government.

Social Studies
write a paragraph describing how the us government managed the economy during world war I and the economic effects of the management consider the roles played by the food administration the war industries board (wib) and the war labor board. Can someone help me please???

Economic
in the early 1980s when the Polish people had to stand in long lines to purchase most consumer goods, the government ordered that every third place in line be reserved for pregnant women or disabled persons. this was presumably done to reduce their discomfort. do you think it ...

History
Hai! Anyone Please Check This Answer Please! Which of the following is the most likely reason why many Mexicans were opposed to American investment in their country? A. American leaders overthrew the successful government of Porfirio Díaz.* B. Many Mexicans wanted to invest ...

History
"Americans had decided how to rule their new territories. When the war with Spain began, the United States pledged to "leave the government and control of cuba to its people." In what way did the United States fail to keep the promise referred to in this quotation? A.The ...

health
what type of advertising should you be careful of accepting the truth A: an ad stating a product contains "special" or "secret" ingredients. B: an ad that states the product has publish consumers-tested results C: an ad for medicine that states it has gone through government ...

health
what type of advertising should you be careful of accepting the truth A: an ad stating a product contains "special" or "secret" ingredients. B: an ad that states the product has publish consumers-tested results C: an ad for medicine that states it has gone through government ...

Social Stuides
Which one of the following is the best example of the isolationism Americans adopted after World War I? A Americans were warned not to travel on ships of countries at war. B The United States restored diplomatic relations with the Soviet Union. C Congress passed the first in a...

American Government
freedom of speech freedom of religion private property emigration I need help on figuring which of these rights are implied and explicit.

American Government
Any ideas or websites on the differences between Oregon's Constitution and the U.S. Constitution?

Government
What does secretary of veteran affairs do? What exactly is their job?

Social studies
Which was the most important effect of the Bessemer process? It allowed the production of more steel It reduced better steel It made steel cheaper It allowed factory production of steel•• 2. Which was the immediate goal of the standard Oil Company when it lowered its ...

Social studies
Which of the following factors was most responsible for an unequal distribution of wealth? A Average Americans were not investing in the stock market. B Wages were not keeping pace with profits of business owners. C Wages were not keeping pace with profits of business owners. ...

Social Studies
"I yield to the superior force of the United States of America. . . . To avoid any collision of armed forces and perhaps the loss of life, I do this under protest, and impelled by said force, yield my authority." —Queen Liliuokalani, letter to the United States government, ...

Social studies
Which of the following factors was most responsible for an unequal distribution of wealth? A There was an increase in business profits. B Wages were not keeping pace with profits of business owners. C Wages were not keeping pace with profits of business owners. D There was ...

History
Hey! Just Want A Quick Check Over My Answers! 1. How Did The Zimmermann Note Lead The United States Closer To War? A. It Caused The United States To End Diplomatic Relations With Germany. * B. It Resulted In More U-Boat Attacks On American Ships. C. It Increased American ...

Social Studies
Which of the following best summarizes Hoover’s and Roosevelt’s policies? A. Hoover was most concerned about stabilizing the banks, while Roosevelt chose to provide jobs. B. Hoover believed in providing public works and welfare, while Roosevelt wanted the people to find ...

Social Studies
”We took away their best lands; broke treaties, promises; tossed them the most nearly worthless scraps of a continent that had once been wholly theirs. But we did not liquidate their spirit. The vital spark which kept them alive was hardy." Based on the quote, what ...

American Government
Why is the right to petition important? a. Citizens do not have many other ways to make their voices hear in a democratic country b. It is the preferred way for citizens to have their voices heard in an absolute government c. It is an important option for citizens to have when...

American Government
Which of the following is an example of protections under the establishment clause of the first amendment? a. A father objects to his son's school including a daily prayer b. An Amish family objects to a law requiring schooling until age 16 c. Restrictions are placed on the ...

History
1. “… to overspread and to possess the whole of the continent which Providence has given us for the development of the great experiment of liberty and federated self-government entrusted to us.” –John O’Sullivan The quote above can be most accurately seen to have ...

History
Please check my answers. Question 1(Multiple Choice Worth 5 points) [06.06 MC] Which answer best describes how the Supreme Court viewed Maryland's taxing of the national bank created after the War of 1812? The Supreme Court decided Maryland was within its rights as a state. ...

S.s
1. Which is an example of checks and balances? (1 point) 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...

Politics
Compare Britain's and America's government. How are they similar? How are they different? Consider things like: Who is the leader of their country or their executive? Who makes the laws in their country? How do their elections work?

Global/World Ancient History
How did Greek religion shape Ancient Greek's government and society?

s.s
what kind of government does canada have? A) absolute monarchy B) communist C) representative democracy D) parliamentary democracy

S S PLEASE HELP PLEASE
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? (1 point) • Aborigines ...

Government
Karl Marx introduced liberalism in one of his communists manifestos. How does Liberalism handle the war on terrorism today? Is liberalism the better approach to terrorism or could conservatism have a more meaningful approach? If so,why? In my opinion, I think that liberalism ...

Economics
Identify four characteristics of capitalists and socialist system of government

Social studies
Which of the following are true about railroad expansion in the late 19th century? Choose all that apply A) it led to new managerial forms and techniques*** B)It accelerated the growth of new territories C) It was financed by the government*** D) It grew too quickly and large ...

social studies
which of the following factors was most responsible for an unequal distribution of wealth? 1. there was an increase in business profit 2. average americans wre not investing in the stock market 3. Wages were not keeping pace with profits of business owners 4. there was a heavy...

American Government PLEASE CHECK MY ANSWER!!
7. Which of the following six organizing principles are evident in Articles I – III of the U.S. Constitution? Select all that apply. A. Limited government.*** B. Separation of powers. C. Judicial review.*** D. Checks and balances. 8. Which of the following did the Founding ...

American Government
1) which of the following describes the supreme court's role in defining constitutional principles? A) the supreme court plays a minimal role in defining constitutional principles. B) the supreme court uses judicial review as a tool to define constitutional principles.*** C) ...

American Government PLEASE CHECK MY ANSWER!!
6. The constitutional prohibition against laws respecting an establishment of religion must at least mean that, in this country, it is no part of the business of government to compose official prayers for any group of the American people to recite as part of a religious ...

Social Studies
How did the supreme Court decision in Worcester v. Georgia and the Indian Removal Act lead to the removal and resettlement of Native American grops The Indian Removal Act leads to the removal and resettlement of Native Americans because the other states became greedy and want ...

American Government Help
I have this question that I have to answer and I honestly have no idea what this means, American Government is my worst subject, I swear. Please help me? I'm comparing the U.S. constitution to the constitution of Colorado... Asses the merit of explicit versus constitutional ...

Government
Which is a more stable governmental system? Authoritarian or Democratic? I know democratizing countries can be more unstable. However, authoritarian countries like China and Russia are becoming more centralized and are limiting civil liberties in their country.They operate ...

Social Studies
Which of the following is a major example of Abraham Lincoln's policy of leniency toward the defeated South? A. Pres Lincoln's willingness to have federal government assume responsibility of the Confederate government's war debts. B. Pres Lincoln's choice to have a Southerner ...

History/Government
Why has there been a decline in freedom in the world over the last 10 years? Any thoughts? I was thinking along the lines of terrorism and the pressure for the world to gain a democratic state.

History - please check my answers
1. Which of the following statements best support the importance of a free and responsible press to the healthy functioning of a democracy? Select all that apply. (2 points) A free press protects the individual rights of all people.<< A free press encourages an informed...

american government
what are the similarities between baltimore county council and the maryland

S.S.
Which location did not serve as the headquarters for Louisiana's government during the Civil War? a. Baton Rouge b. New Orleans c. Opelousas d. Shreveport I think the answer is c. What do you think?

American Government
The fabric of American empire ought to rest on the solid basis of the consent of the people. the streams of national power ought to flow from that pure, original foundation of all legitimate authority. 1) which of the following constitutional principles was Hamilton ...

Social Studies
The Golden age of Indian culture came during which empire? 1. Roman 2. Persian 3. Gupta**** 4. Mauryan This raja conquered weak kingdoms left by Alexander the Great. 1. Chandragupta Maurya**** 2. Asoka 3. Hari Krishna 4. Vishnu In this section of the Mahabharata, Krishna talks...

Social Studies
Which of the following is a major example of Abraham Lincoln's policy of leniency toward the defeated South? A. Pres Lincoln's willingness to have federal government assume responsibility of the Confederate government's war debts. B. Pres Lincoln's choice to have a Southerner ...

government
write acrostic poem on federalism

modern worl studies connexus
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 Ms. Sue plz check
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 ...

English
Rewrite the following sentence to make it more concise: The referendum was held by the government in the month of August. The Government held a referendum in the August. Please check my work.

World History (Absolutism and Revolution)
Which factors accounted for the fierce resistance to the efforts of Philip II to impose higher taxes and greater Spanish control over the Netherlands? Select all that apply. -Both Protestants and Catholics feared the destruction of their churches and parishes. -Protestants ...

social studies
What goal led Israelis and Palestinians into conflict? 1} desire for independence and security 2) religious worship at the same temples 3) military dominance of region 4) political control of the same national government I think 3 but could not find it in Discovery Education.

Government
Which of the following are procedures by which the U.S. Constitution can be formally changed?

History
1. What was the effect of the Bull moose party's entrance into the presidential election of 1912? A. It split the Republican vote and allowed the Democrats to win. ** B. It prevented any of the three parties from winning a majority of electoral votes. C. It split the ...

History
1. What belief united the Progressive movement? A) that society's problems could be solved B) that education needed reform C) that there should be a federal income tax D) that political bosses should not hold office 2. What was the main reason for the creation of the civil ...

S.s
why did some southern states withdraw from the U.S in 1860? they wanted to avoid the war they didn't believe in manifest destiny they wanted to trade freely with great Britten they feared they had little say in the government.

us government
The party whips assist which person(s)?

Government
What does the difference in the number of colonies that sent delegates to the Stamp Act Congress versus the First Continental Congress indicate about what was happening in the colonies? A. The colonies were now ready to break away from Britain B. The colonies were now ready to...

Social Studies quiz PLEASE HELP
1. The Golden age of indian culture came during which empire A:Roman B:Persian C:Gupta D:Mauryan 2. This raja conquered week kingdoms left by Alexander the Great A:Chandragupta Maurya B:Asoka C:Hari Krishna D:Vishnu 3.In this selection of the Mahabharata, Krishna talks about ...

American Government
7. Which of the following six organizing principles are evident in Articles I – III of the U.S. Constitution? Select all that apply. A. Limited government.*** B. Separation of powers. C. Judicial review.*** D. Checks and balances. 8. Which of the following did the Founding ...

American Government
5. Which of the following is an example of checks and balances in government? A. Congress can override a presidential veto by a two-thirds vote in each house. B. The legislature and judiciary work together to enact legislation. C. The president appoints the members of the ...

American Government
3. Which philosophers of the European Enlightenment influenced the founding documents of American government through their theory of social contract? A. Michel de Montaigne and Denis Diderot B. Charles de Montesquieu and Mary Wollstonecraft C. Thomas Hobbes and John Locke*** D...

American Government
I want to see if my answers are right. Here are just a few for now. 1. Which statement accurately explains the key difference between the divine right of kings and a constitutional government? A. The divine right of kings and a constitutional government are based on the idea ...

Social Studies
1 Which of the following was among President Wilson's fourteen points? A Disarm all major powers B Form a league of Nations C Create an alliance with Germany D Make or European countries repay their debts 2 What was the main purpose of President Wilson's fourteen points? A To ...

Social Studies
1 Which of the following was among President Wilson's fourteen points? A Disarm all major powers B Form a league of Nations C Create an alliance with Germany D Make or European countries repay their debts 2 What was the main purpose of President Wilson's fourteen points? A To ...

hisory help asap
1 The golden age of culture came during which empire? A.Roman B.Persian C.Gupta D.Mauryan** 2. This raja conquered weak kingdoms left by alexander the great ? a) Chandragupta Maurya*** B) Asoka C) Hari Krishna D) Vishnu 3. In this section of the Mahabharata, Krisha talks about...

Economics
2. Identify three decisions that you (micro) have made recently. 3. Identify three decisions that our government (macro) has made recently. Use the internet, the newspaper, or television news to research this information. 4. List three resources that you allocate daily. ...

History need help asap
1 The golden age of culture came during which empire? A.Roman B.Persian C.Gupta D.Mauryan** 2. This raja conquered weak kingdoms left by alexander the great ? a) Chandragupta Maurya*** B) Asoka C) Hari Krishna D) Vishnu 3. In this section of the Mahabharata, Krisha talks about...

history
1 The golden age of culture came during which empire? A.Roman B.Persian C.Gupta D.Mauryan** 2. This raja conquered weak kingdoms left by alexander the great ? a) Chandragupta Maurya*** B) Asoka C) Hari Krishna D) Vishnu 3. In this section of the Mahabharata, Krisha talks about...

history
Type a word document as a one-page letter to be sent to the Cuban and the U.S. governments in which you explain why they should encourage American tourism in Cuba. Explain how it will help the Cuban economy and why that is important to the United States. Explain how American ...

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