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American Government
What issue did the great compromise address? A. congressional representation B. election of the president C. membership of the supreme court D. relationship of the states to each other my best answer is A.

American government
The U.S. government is divided into three branches. What is this an example of? A. Separation of power*** B. Federalism C. Confederate system D. Interpretation

American Government
Which is an example of a power of the legislature? A.nominate ambassadors B.regulate commerce C. find a law unconstitutional*** D. find a law unconstitutional

american government
why did the founding fathers think it necessary to create the articles of confederation ? A. to establish a monarchy to replace the british king B. to establish thirteen different governments with no central government C. to make peace with the british empire D. to establish a...

American government
why did the founding fathers think it necessary to create the articles of confederation ? A. to establish a monarchy to replace the british king B. to establish thirteen different governments with no central government C. to make peace with the british empire D. to establish a...

american Government
what is the main weakness of the articles of confederation? A. congress could not provide for a national defense B. powers given to the central or national government were limited C. states had no way to settle disputes D. states had to relinquish their sovereignty my best ...

American Government
what entity was given power by the articles of confederation? A. the president B. a bicameral legislature C. a unicameral legislature D. no entity My best answer is D is that correct

SS
Why did Thomas Paine write pamphlet 1. To support conquering the Native Americans***this one? 2. To argue that more land should go to France and Spain 3. To show that loyalty to the monarchy was wrong 4. To pledge his loyalty to the British government i'm not sure but I think so

government
what states supported the new jersey plan

American Government
what did Thomas Jefferson mean by the phrase all men are created equal? A. all citizens should be treated by the same law B. the intelligence of all persons is about the same C. wealth should be divided up so all persons have the same D. women are not as important to societies...

american government
which statement best describes the views stated in thomas paine’s common sense? A. citizens have the right to petition the government B. colonial government need a stronger system of courts C. colonies should declare their independence from Britain D. kings should dismiss ...

American Government
which of these documents makes the most explicit reference to "unalienable rights" A. code of hammurabi B. petition of right C. thomas hobbes's leviathan D. declaration of independence My best answer is D is that correct

American Government
which of the following is a democratic concept evident in this excerpt? That to secure these right, governments are instituted among men, deriving their just powers from the consent of the governed,... -the unanimous declaration of the thirteen states of american A. division ...

American Government
To what concept does this excerpt refer? "whenever any Form of Government becomes destructive of these ends, it is the Right of the People to alter or to abolish it, and to institute new Government, laying its foundation on such principles and organizing its powers in such ...

American government
According to the declaration of independence how do governments get their just power? A. from the authority of the early family B. from the consent of the governed C. from the right of conquest D. from the right of inheritance My best answer is B is that correct

check my work
1. Which of the following events happened last? (1 point) the Stamp Act the Intolerable Acts the establishment of the first British colony in the New World the Writs of Assista 2. What is a legitimate government? (1 point) one in which government leaders obtain and keep power ...

Social Studies check my answers
1 which of the following is true of a parliamentary system of a government but not of a presidential system? the government is nnot regulated by a constitution the judicial ranch is part of an unelected senate the legislative assembly is determined by a national election the ...

American government
how does the pledge of allegiance to the flag of the united states reflect the concept of natural rights? A. the pledge of allegiance includes the phrase "under god" B. the pledge of allegiance recognizes the united states as a republic C. the pledge of allegiance states that ...

American government
which of the following was one compromise related to the declaration of independence that was agreed to by the delegates to the second continental congress? A. language condemning he slave trade was removed B. language criticizing the english people was strengthened C. a list ...

Social Studies
Which of the following characteristics of all states are also shared by the United States? Select all that apply. (4 correct answers) 1- Open Borders 2- Government 3- Population 4- Sovereignty 5- Territory 6- Universal Rights *My best answer: 3, 4, 5, 6 PLEASE HELP

check my work
3. Which of the following is an advantage of a presidential government? (1 point) The president is elected independently of the legislature. The president is part of the legislative branch of government. A system of checks and balances increases legislative power. A system of ...

American government
how does the pledge of allegiance to the flag of the united states reflect the concept of natural rights? A. the pledge of allegiance includes the phrase "under god" B. the pledge of allegiance recognizes the united states as a republic C. the pledge of allegiance states that ...

government
We hold these truths to be self-evident, that all men are created equal, that they are endowed by their Creator with certain unalienable Rights, that among these are Life, Liberty and the pursuit of Happiness. — That to secure these rights, Governments are instituted among ...

Social Studies (Check Answers)
6. What effect did the capture of fort Ticonderoga have on the fighting in Boston between the American colonists and the British? A) the British left Boston when they saw the forts military weapons positioned on Dorchester heights**** B) the British delayed American troops ...

Social Studies (Check Answers)
1. How might the Iroquois have been helpful in assisting the British troops in the surprise attack? A) the Iroquois likely had better knowledge of the area and could lead British troops through the woods*** B) the Iroquois likely had better knowledge of the habits of the ...

Social studies
Which of the following is an advantage of a presidential government? A) the president is elected independently of the legislature B) the president is part of the legislative branch of government C) A system of checks and balances increases legislative power. D) is there checks...

social studies
what belief is the principle of popular sovereignty based upon? A. government must be run by officials who are appointed to office by their predecessors B. government gets its power from the people and can exist only with their consent C. people have authority to declare only ...

Social Studies
what is a legitimate government? A. one in which government leaders obtain and keep power by using force. B. one that offers the fastest solutions to a nations problems and citizens needs C. one that is created by a union or many smaller groups that could not obtain power on ...

Social Studies
Why are conflicts between the executive branch and legislative branches of a parliamentary system government unlikely to occur? A. parliament as a whole maintains strict oversight over the executive branch B. The executive branch is a part of the parliament, which is the ...

social studies
what is the key difference between a federal government and a confederate government? A. in a federal government local governments have the most power. In a confederate government a central government has the most power B. In a confederate government local governments have the...

Social Studies (check my answers)
1. What was the initial purpose of the constitutional convention? To write the Constitution. To amend the Constitution.>>>my answer To amend the articles of confederation. To ratify the Constitution. 3. What did the Northwest Ordinance do for the Northwest Territory? ...

Social Studies
o many people the most meaningful of these classifications [of government] is the one that depends on the number of persons who can take part in the governing process. why might this particular classification be most meaningful to people? A.it indicates the balance of power in...

Social Studies
To many people the most meaningful of these classifications [of government] is the one that depends on the number of persons who can take part in the governing process. why might this particular classification be most meaningful to people? A.it indicates the balance of power ...

Social studies
Which statement best describes the importance of magna carta? A. british judges should hold power B. even the king must respect certain rights of the people C. federalism is the best form of government D. parliament should have the power to determine tax rates. My best answer ...

Social Studies
Why are conflicts between the executive branch and legislative branches of a parliamentary system government unlikely to occur? A. parliament as a whole maintains strict oversight over the executive branch B. The executive branch is a part of the parliament, which is the ...

Socias Studies
which of the following is an advantage of a presidential government? A. the president is elected independently of the legislative brach B. The president is part of the legislative branch C. A system of checks and balances increases legislative power D. A system of checks and ...

Social studies
which of the following statements is an accurate description of how social contract theory influence the structure of american government? A. social contract theory influenced the division of powers among the executive, legislative, and judicial branches B. social contract ...

fedreal government
Which of the following statements about the Articles of Confederation is UNTRUE? a. It was the second official constitution used to govern America b. It was the first official constitution used to govern America c. Power was too decentralized d. It established a loose league ...

social studies
Which of the following is an example of how the Constitution sets up a balance of powers between the three branches of government? The president is the commander-in-chief of the military, but Congress must declare war. The president is elected for four-year terms, and senators...

Government
Bills that originate in either house of Congress may be A. Introduced only by party leaders B. Formulated by private citizens C. Introduced by private citizens D. Introduced by the president

math
Mr. Ali purchases a government bond for five years which gives simple interest 12% p.a. At the time of maturity he gets back 160000 AED. What amount he has invested?

Business Law
When does a patent enter the public domain? A. when the patent has been challenged in court and found to be an infringement B. when the patent term has expired C. when the government deems that the invention cannot be controlled by one individual D. when the invention is not a...

Ap govt.
Please check my answers and help me with those that are wrong. Which of the following forms of government most clearly bases power on the consent of the governed? A. aristocracy B. totalitarian regime C. Oligarchy D. Anarchy E. Republic I put A All of the following are factors...

Economics
Suppose you are a producer of friendship bracelets. How would the following events affect your/the market's willingness and ability supply friendships bracelets? Match the event on the left to the proper determinant on the right. 1. The price of friendship bracelets decreases...

Economics
Suppose you are a producer of friendship bracelets. How would the following events affect your/the market's willingness and ability supply friendships bracelets? Match the event on the left to the proper determinant on the right. 1. The price of friendship bracelets decreases...

Regents
I am taking the Regents next month and in my schedule there is something that says RE in Algebra 2 , RE in United States History and Government and I think RE ,refers to Regents,am I accurate?plz help!, forgive me if the question seems to be articulated from some brute student...

Economics
Match the following statements to the proper terms. 1. fiscal policies that favor increasing government spending rather than adjusting taxes 2. fiscal policies that favor cutting taxes rather than increasing government spending 3.A monetary policy designed to increase activity...

Civics
Our rights are sometimes restricted in order to protect: a. those that are offended easily b. health, safety, and moral standards of the community c. the government from being overthrown d. individual rights

Economics - PLEASE CHECK ANSWERS
1. The main advantage to a corporation is.. A. Ease of entry B. Limited liability for the owners C. Dividends all go to one person D. Owners share managerial duty (I chose B) 2. The main advantage to a sole proprietorship is.. A. Ease of entry B. Financial capital is easy to ...

History
11. At the beginning of World War II, Roosevelt dealt with France A. by supporting the Free French under Charles de Gaulle. B. by joining with the British in an assault on North Africa. C. through negotiations with the Vichy Government. D. by seeking an alliance with French ...

Economics
1. In the U.S free enterprise economy A. the proper role of government is clearly defined by economists and there are never disputes B. government's only role is to provide for the nation's defense C. the proper role of government is not clearly defined and is a value ...

Economics
1. Which of the following is the best example of a public good? A. Highway system B. Shopping mall C. Country club D. Movie theater 2. Which of the following is a characteristic of a public good? A. the private sector could provide it more efficiently B. it's benefits are ...

Government
1. The main purpose of a legislature, whether it be the Indiana General Assembly or the US Congress, is to MAKE laws. True False 2. Indiana's two US Senators are Richard Lugar (R) and Dan Coats (R) True False 3. Currently in the US House of Representatives, There are 246 ...

Government
1. Not all resolutions need presidential approval, as do bills becoming laws. True False I think the answer is true because there are certain resolutions like joint and concurrent resolutions and joint require presidential approval while concurrent does not. Is my answer ...

History
Compose a brief essay between 400 and 600 words (not including your references list) in which you answer the following question, referring to and critiquing relevant ideas from at least three of the Week 2 readings as you develop your thoughts: QUESTION: What are the main ...

social studies.
1. WHat act provided monthly pensions for retired people? d. Social Security Act 2. Douglas MAcArthur was the commander of the Aliied forces in ____. c. the Pacific 3. What was one cause of the Great Depression? d. stock market crash 4. What was the general approach of New ...

Year 10 Geography
Q) What are the roles and actions of the state government regarding tourism??

Year 10 Geography
Q) what are the roles and actions of the federal government relating to tourism?

Civics
The Emergency Highway Energy Conservation Act was passed in 1974. Under this act, states would only get federal highway funding if they set a speed limit of 55 mph on all four-lane highways. Why would the federal government deny funding the states instead of just directly ...

English
1. Salt Lake City, Utah's capital and largest city, was founded in 1847. 2. Janice and Carla spent the day at the mall. 3. Standard time was adopted in the United States in 1884. 4. The geographic center of the United States is in Kansas. 5. The first safety lamp for miners ...

History ~ Help
"Question: What factors led to the rise of Fascism?" "I'm not here to cheat, I'm here for help, any ideas? Thank You!" Throughout the 20th Century, Fascist leaders came to power in various countries, including Germany, Italy, Soviet Union, Japan, and Spain. Through document ...

History
1. In the early 1990's, President George H.W. Bush did not want Saddam Hussein, the leader of what country, to get a hold of oil reserves in Kuwait? A. Iraq B. Iran C. Saudi Arabia 2. This government program, designed to help elderly people with their retirement funds, is ...

Civics
In the United States, people pay taxes so government can provide services to the people. What is one benefit of the government providing services instead of allowing the free market and private businesses to do so? A. Government can provide services that would not be practical...

geography
Under the Soviet system, the government a. controlled all forms of communication. b. allowed newspapers to print whatever they wanted. c. controlled editorials but not the reporting of news. d. encouraged access to a wide variety of news sources.

US History
As a result of Jefferson's concern about government for the common citizen, many states passed laws that: A. restricted property ownership B. encouraged immigration C. reduced state taxes D. modified voting restrictions D?

Social Studies (check my answers)
1. Mexico's economy is based largely on (2 points) oil exports. mining. agriculture and livestock.** industry. 2. Many indigenous people in Guatemala live in the mountains because (2 points) it is the only land available to them. the soil is very good for farming. they don't ...

U.S. History (Check!)
1. True or false: The Watts Riot was a race riot in the Watts neighborhood. A: True 2. True or false: The Civil Rights Act of 1964 was the biggest civil rights law passed in the U.S. A: True 3. True or false: Malcolm X died of old age in 1983. A: False 4. True or false: Martin...

U.S. History (Check)(REED)
1. True or false: The Watts Riot was a race riot in the Watts neighborhood. A: True 2. True or false: The Civil Rights Act of 1964 was the biggest civil rights law passed in the U.S. A: True 3. True or false: Malcolm X died of old age in 1983. A: False 4. True or false: Martin...

English
What principal idea about people does the story "Harrison Bergeron" convey? (Points : 5) Great art belongs to the few who can create it. Only a few people have the talent to become professional artists. The goal of equal rights for all should not erase the varying talents and ...

Government
Which institution developed outside the limits of the written Constitution of the United States?

Macroeconomics
Suppose the government starts with a balanced budget. Then, there is an increase in government spending, but there is no change in taxes. Show in an IS-LM diagram the effect of this policy on output in the short run. How will the government finance the increase in government ...

Macroeconomics
Fiscal policy is the means by which a government adjusts its spending levels and tax rates to monitor and influence a nation's economy. It is the sister strategy to monetary policy through which a central bank influences a nation's money supply

CHECK my world history answers
sorry for posting twice but i really would appreciate if someone could check my answers? 1 star* at the end of questions and multiple stars**** at the end of my answer 2. This group, founded by Reverend Jerry Falwell in 1979, was a political organization working to fulfill ...

Civics Presentation (Writeacher)
What do you think about my first two slides? SLIDE #1: WHAT IS THE LIBERTARIAN PARTY? The Libertarian Party is the only political organization which treats and respects you as an unique individual. As the Libertarian Party, we believe in liberty, enterprise, and personal ...

social studies
Which of the following actions is a check by the executive branch on the actions of the legislative branch? 1. The Senate votes against a treaty made by the President. 2. The President vetoes a bill passed by congress. 3. A federal court declares a presidential order to be ...

U.S. History
1. What would this image convey to someone from the early-1900s about about the suffrage movement? (image: "early-1900s women's suffrage painting"-- this has a sign on it that says "official program women's suffrage procession" a person riding a horse and "Washington D.C. ...

History Check Please!
I am having troubles with these 4 questions on my homework. Can someone help? 1. It is the responsibility of all citizens to A. run for political office. B. attend naturlization ceremonies. C. pay taxes and serve on juries.** D. join special interest groups. 2. Which is not a ...

history review sheet questions
What was the main result of the invention of the Clermont in 1807 How did the use of factory machines change life in America? Industries flourished in New England because of the access to ____________________ like coal and iron was better than in the South. Explain Gibbons v. ...

Economics
A description of the market form in which producers operate a detailed explanation,with graphs,of How the price of milk would have been determined in the absence of government involvement in the market a detailed explanation,with graphs,to show how this form of government ...

U.S Histroy please help me
one year ago 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 ...

History
Which answer best describes Andrew Jackson's view of a national bank? A)Jackson felt that a national bank should be more tightly regulated by the government. B)Jackson felt that a national bank was well within the rights of the federal government to create. C)Jackson felt that...

history
Compare the civil reform of the 1800's to social reform today. civil reform of the 1800's led to the passing of the Pendleton Act of 1833 that gave government jobs based on qualification of the candidate, and not political belief. Social reform today is built on the foundation...

History
Compare the civil reform of the 1800's to social reform today. civil reform of the 1800's led to the passing of the Pendleton Act of 1833 that gave government jobs based on qualification of the candidate, and not political belief. Social reform today is built on the foundation...

CHECK MY WORLD HISTORY ANSWERS
* at the end of each question and a couple **** at the end of my answer 1. All of the following can be identified as being part of the counterculture which arose with Baby Boomers during the 1960’s EXCEPT: * a. “Don’t trust anyone over 30” b. Woodstock c. Run for ...

History
Compare the civil reform of the 1800's to social reform today. civil reform of the 1800's led to the passing of the Pendleton Act of 1833 that gave government jobs based on qualification of the candidate, and not political belief. Social reform today is built on the foundation...

American History
Compare the civil reform of the 1800's to social reform today. civil reform of the 1800's led to the passing of the Pendleton Act of 1833 that gave government jobs based on qualification of the candidate, and not political belief. Social reform today seeks to change social and...

civics
A nation with an oligarchy form of government has what?

U.S. History (Check) (Reed)
1. When the Vietnam War ended... a) Many Americans wanted to return and win b) Many Vietnamese wanted to leave the county for the safety of America c) Many people still trusted the government and its decisions A: b? 2. Roughly how many soldiers were killed in the Vietnam War? ...

history please help
1. It is responsibility of all citizens too. a. run of political office b. attend naturalization cermonies c. pay taxes and serve on juries*** d. join special interest groups 2. What is not a form of local government a. city government b. county government c. school board** d...

social studies
1. Some Polynesian islands are ring­shaped coral islands that surround a body of water, or (1 point) copra. coral. atolls. plates. 2. In the mid­1800s, what event played a part in the large increase in British immigration to Australia? (1 point) Aborigines moved to the ...

Social studies
Mexico's economy is based largely on? a.) oil exports b.) mining c.) agriculture and live stock •• d.) industry ___________________________________ 2. Many indigenous people in Guatemala live in the mountains because? a.) it is the only land available to them •• b.) ...

CIVICS PLS HELP MS. SUE!!!
Imagine a pasture in a small town with grazing sheep owned by several farmers. Every farmer profits by increasing the number of sheep he has on the pasture. However, the pasture can hold only so many sheep before it runs out of grass for the sheep to eat. If that happens, the ...

CIVICS PLS HELP MS. SUE
ich of the following best illustrates the government's role in controlling financial institutions? A. The government directly influences the price of stocks in the stock market by taxing purchases of stock. B. The government limits the amount of loans that individuals can take...

Social Studies
1. Mexico's economy is based largely on? a.) oil exports b.) mining c.) agriculture and live stock d.) industry ___________________________________ 2. Many indigenous people in Guatemala live in the mountains because? a.) it is the only land available to them b.) the soil is ...

history
what branch of government consists of local trial courts, circuit and family courts , and appeals court a. executive b. judicial ** c. legislative d. supreme court Which appeals are NOT heard by the South carolina supreme court? A. appeals from all felonies ** b. appeals from ...

history
what branch of government consists of local trial courts, circuit and family courts , and appeals court a. executive b. judicial c. legislative d. supreme court Which appeals are NOT heard by the South carolina supreme court? A. appeals from all felonies b. appeals from ...

Algebra
a) Research the financial crisis in Greece and summarize it in one-two paragraphs. Note: Paragraphs consists of three complete sentences. This is an academic assignment where you need to use proper grammar (i.e., capitalization, punctuation, and no abbreviations This is my ...

History
All were results of the “red scare” EXCEPT (1 point) many state employees had to sign a loyalty oath. many people were accused of having Communist ties. conservatives criticized government welfare programs. Russian immigrants were detained. 2. The site of the most visible ...

Social Studies
How has censorship affected democratic growth in Russia? A) The freedom of speech granted in the constitution has been repressed** B) Private business has become government owned C) News stories are being reported accurately D) Corruption of business and politics has declined

Civics
Pedro is thinking about buying U.S. savings bonds. However, there is a financial institution controlled by the government that may actively discourage Pedro from buying bonds. How and why would such a financial institution do this? A. Stocks on Wall Street may be doing quite ...

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Homework Help: Social Studies