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Science
What was the particular time period when earth wasn't solid and why isn't it considered a part of Earth's geological history?

U.S History
Why do you think freedom and independence were so important to the colonists?

american history
The new democratic age of the 1820s, ’30s, and ’40s not only witnessed the advent of universal white male suffrage but also a strong impulse for social reform, which was often supported by those denied access to the ballot. What drove the impulse behind the reform in ...

History
All of the following were Union Army objectives leading to the Battle of Shiloh EXCEPT a. the seizure of major rail lines near the Mississippi-Tennessee border b. the continued control of major rivers in the South c. the continued division of the CSA into two theatres of ...

Forces Within and Deciphering Earth's History
Which of the following time spans represent the greatest length of time? A. Era B. Eon C. Period D. Epoch my answer is b.

History
All of the following were Union Army objectives leading up to the Battle of Shiloh except A. The seizure of major rail lines near the Mississippi-Tennessee line B. The continued control of major rivers in the South C. The continued division of the CSA into two theatres of ...

History
The most common argument of pro-slavery radical "fire eaters" was A. That the US should declare war on Britain for allowing runaway slaves haven in Canada B. Those slaves are property and thus the "peculiar institution" is protected by the Constitution C. That the South ...

History
Which statement is true in the context of European exploration in Asia? A. Spain was the first European power to gain a foothold in Asia B. Portugal seized the island f Goa, making it their major military and commercial base C. For most of the 1500s, Portugal could not control...

History
Which of the following did fifteenth and sixteenth century European explorers find in the Americas? A evidence of earlier European colonies B. largely unsettled lands C. many distinct native civilizations D small groups of roving nomads. My answer is C

History
Which phenomenon would be cited as evidence of increased economic interdependence between Europe and Americas? A. the agreement on the Line of Demarcation B. the condition on the Middle Passage c. the depopulation of Native Americans D. the development of mercantilism. My ...

history
Describe significant events in the social and economic reconstruction of the south. why are these events significant?

Art History
What types of objects are typically found in the tombs of Egyptian rulers? A. commonplace items for everyday use B. rare objects and books from foreign lands C. only objects made of gold D. colossal stone figures of threatening figures, such as lions, thought to ward off evil ...

History
Which of the following statements most accurately analyzes how the Philadelphia Convention shaped the new national government?

History
How did the legal opinion of John Marshall shape the US government?

World History/Social studies
Who are some leaders who have attained success by using fear?

Texas History
1. how did fighting in the civil war change the lives of Texas soldiers? select all that applyTexas History How did fighting in the Civil War change the lives of Texas Soldiers? Select all that apply A. They came to support the cause of secession B. They traveled far from home...

TX HISTORY; HELP ASAP
How did fighting in the civil war change the lives of Texas soldiers ? a) They came to support the cause of secession b) They traveled far from home to participate in bloody battles c) They earned enough money to buy cotton plantations and slaves d) They lost their home and ...

U.S history
Which of he following was an effect of the Missouri compromise ? A. Western Territories could only enter the union if they permitted slavery B. There were more senators in Congress from Free states then slave states C. Missouri enter the union as a slave state and Maine ...

New Mexico State History
Which of the following factors made possible political independence in Mexico? 1. The destruction of Tenochtitlan by Hernan Cortes 2. The conversion of native people to Catholicism 3. The weakening of the Spanish Empire 4. The rise of the Mayan civilization I think B.

History
During the election of 1824, many south carolinians were concerned by? Answers: A. The monroe doctrine B. The national party conventions. C. The ongoing cotton prices D. The end of slavery in northwest territory. I have no idea and the article I'm supposed to read for this ...

Algebra
How does gravity relate to functions, specifically to s(t)= -1/2 gt^2 + vt + h. Provide a brief history of the projectile and its use in functions.

History
"Name one main success and one main failure of the Republic of Texas government. Then, tell how these factors contributed to Texas’ annexation by the United States." what are some?

History
the conflict between the sioux nation and the united states was primarily driven by differing Styles of farming Claims to land Forms of gov Family structures C?

TX History Help Please
Why did many Texans become concerned after Abraham Lincoln was elected president? a.They were afraid Sam Houston would start a revolution b.They were afraid slavery would be abolished c.They were afraid taxes would increase. d.They were afraid the South would decide to secede

U.S. History
What were the effects of the boycott of British goods during the American revolution on the economy?

World history
Which of the following did NOT contribute to an increase in food production and population growth during the Middle Ages? A) the invention of the ox collar B) a climate change C) a heavy, wheeled plow with an iron plowshare D) a three-field system of crop rotation

History
Which option accurately describes how the philosophy of humanism impacted the Spanish Inquisition? A. Catholic and Protestant inquisitors combined forces using humanist philosophy as a backbone to justify persecuting Muslims. B. Humanist philosopher Desiderius Erasmus ...

history
Which option accurately describes Martin Luther’s influence on the Protestant church? A. Under Luther’s recommendation, Protestant clergy members were to be known as Imam, Sheik, or Mullah. B. Under Luther’s leadership, Catholic clergy members led the Counter-Reformation...

World History
Which American inventor revolutionized the production of cotton with his invention of the cotton gin? Benjamin Franklin Eli Whitney Alexander Graham Bell Thomas Edison B?

World History
Which accurately describes causes and effects of the French Revolution? French citizens revolted against Napoleon Bonaparte, sending him to live in exile on St. Helena. French citizens revolted against their monarchy, causing one of the most violent uprisings in history. The ...

World History
What were the outcomes of Francisco Madera challenging Porfirio Diaz for the Mexican presidency? Diaz lost in a landslide election to Madero, resulting in the first free election in Mexico using democratic processes. Madero was assassinated by Diaz, and Mexico broke out in a ...

World History
Which best describes Karl Marx’s viewpoint on capitalism and the emergence of communism? The government should exist to support private business and the import and export of goods. The bourgeoisie will overthrow the proletariat due to inequalities, resulting in a classless ...

World History
What were the first battles of the American Revolution? Shiloh and Antietam Lexington and Concord Iwo Jima and the Bulge Gettysburg and Fort Sumter B?

World History
Which option best describes the impact of Alexander the Great and the Greek Empire on Egyptian culture? Alexander the Great and his conquering forces drove out the Persians, annexed Egypt, and established the capital city of Alexandria. Alexander the Great and his forces were ...

World History
Which seminal document influenced James Madison’s writing of the United States Constitution? Madison was influenced by John Stuart Mill’s On Liberty, which defends individual freedom and an open society. Madison was influenced by Edmund Burke’s Reflection on the ...

World History
Which accurately describes 19th-century revolutions in Latin America? Simón Bolívar mounted a revolution against Spain, gaining independence for Venezuela, Ecuador, Bolivia, Peru, and Columbia. Fidel Castro, a devout reader of Marx and Lenin, organized a coup to overthrow ...

World History
How did Simón Bolívar impact the creation of Gran Colombia? The countries of Curaçao, Trinidad, Tobago, Antigua, and Tortola united to form Gran Colombia, in which Simón Bolívar served as prime minister. The countries of Venezuela, Colombia, Panama, and Ecuador united to ...

World History
What were the social effects of the bubonic plague spreading from Asia to Europe? (Select all that apply.) Millions of European Christians fled to the Holy Land of Jerusalem. Approximately 30 percent of the Persian population was killed. Fathers would sacrifice their first-...

World History
Which option most accurately explains Emperor Constantine’s impact on Christianity? Under Constantine’s direction, Christians and Muslims began a holy war that resulted in the destruction of the basilica of Hagia Sophia. Under Constantine’s direction, Christian followers...

World History
Which event is known as the start of the French Revolution when rioters stormed the Bastille fortress to steal weapons? The Inquisition The Crusades The Great Fear The Long March Is it B?

World History
How did Sir Edward Coke’s interpretation of English common law and the Magna Carta lead to the creation of the Declaration of Independence? Colonists’ loose interpretations of Sir Coke’s judicial precedent provided cause for detailed explanation by ...

World History
Which theological teaching stated that the church and the state are two separate spheres of influence that can advise one another, but each is its own distinct area? containment policy two kingdoms doctrine dominion theology interdependency theory Google says 'The two kingdoms...

World History
What ideas were brought forth by John Locke’s Two Treatises of Civil Government? (Select all that apply.) religious freedom checks and balances social contract natural rights I googled this question, but I never really saw any clear answer, just a lot about religion and ...

World History
Which accurately describes the contributions of Evangelista Torricelli to the Scientific Revolution? He created a sustained vacuum and discovered the principle of a barometer. He discovered calculus after his university closed due to a plague outbreak. He invented the ...

World History
Which doctrine devised by Adam Smith argued that government should not interfere with economic matters? laissez-faire pro bono affidavit quid pro quo On google, it says that Pr Bono was something clinics switched to, so it seems pretty obvious that that's not the right one, so...

World History
Which scholar developed the heliocentric theory and influenced the beginning of the Scientific Revolution but did not publish his findings until a year before his death because he feared persecution from the Catholic Church? Copernicus Galileo Newton Kepler I googled the ...

Texas History
Name one main success and one main failure of the Republic of Texas government. Then, tell how these factors contributed to Texas’ annexation by the United States. Anyone know a good example of this question?

History
How did slavery in Louisiana change under Spanish control? Check all that apply. The number of enslaved people increased rapidly. Those enslaved were encouraged to get a formal education and learn a skill. The trade of enslaved American Indians was prohibited. Those enslaved ...

TX History
How did the Fall of the Alamo change the outcome of the Texas Revolution in two ways? How was the belief of Manifest Destiny a cause of the Mexican-American War ? (I already know what Manifest Destiny is but why was it a cause of the war) What was one main failure and one main...

History
Which accurately describes the achievements of Amerigo Vespucci and his role during the Age of Discovery? He was an English explorer who was granted a charter by Queen Elizabeth and established the first European colonies in Virginia. He proved the New World was a separate ...

History
Which accurately describes the impact of the Treaty of Tordesillas? The Treaty of Tordesillas marked the first time in history that the Netherlands, England, and Spain joined forces to conquer Napoleon. The Treaty of Tordesillas marked the first time in history that the pope ...

World History
Which option most accurately explains the shift toward humanist thought on people’s self-perceptions during the Renaissance? A.People who embraced humanist thought practiced flagellantism (whipped themselves with a belt) to repent for their sins. B.People who embraced ...

History
Which accurately describes the Columbian Exchange during the Age of Discovery? The Columbian Exchange was a system of cultural sharing developed by Columbus and the natives on the island of Hispaniola. The Columbian Exchange was the transfer of plants, animals, people, and ...

History
What were the history and purpose of the Dutch East India Company? (Select all that apply.) The Dutch East India Company received a royal charter in 1606 by King James I and established the first British colony in North America. The Dutch East India Company received a charter ...

TX History
What gave a sense of urgency to the Constitutional Convention of 1836? a.the presence of Santa Anna's army b.U.S. interest in the annexation of Texas c.disagreements over slavery in Texas d.unfair British taxes and and tariffs on imports

world history
Which economic impact did the Crusades have on medieval Europe?

History
Which accurately describes the purpose and history of the Virginia Company? The Virginia Company was a multinational company that received a royal charter from Spanish King Ferdinand II to trade slaves with the Virginia Colony. The Virginia Company was a private shipbuilding ...

History
Which accurately describes the Middle Passage of the triangular trade? During the Middle Passage, European nations sailed around Africa to Calicut, India, and traded for spices. During the Middle Passage, European nations sailed along the Mediterranean Sea to the Middle East ...

History
Which accurately describes an aspect of the triangular trade during the 16th and 19th centuries? The triangular trade included European merchants, who purchased corn, tomatoes, cocoa, and tobacco from African tribal leaders in exchange for whiskey. The triangular trade ...

History
Which best describes how nations used the theory of mercantilism to increase their wealth in the sixteenth century? Nations sought to reduce the amount of gold used in their coinage in order to save and stockpile their gold reserves. Nations sought to maximize the purchase of ...

TX History
Which tactical mistake by Santa Anna gave the Texans a major geographic advantage just before Sam Houston had his men begin their attack ? a) He decided to take no prisoners of war b) He split his large army into five columns c) He tried to capture the Texas government at ...

History
Which accurately describes the actions of Francisco Pizarro during the Age of Discovery? Upon arriving in the Americas, Pizarro conquered the Huron Empire and gained control of the Northwest Territory. Upon arriving in the Americas, Pizarro conquered the Inca Empire and ...

history
Which accurately describes life events of explorer Hernán Cortés? Hernán Cortés founded Peru’s capital city of Lima. Hernán Cortés discovered Rio de Janeiro and Rio de la Plata. Hernán Cortés became the first governor of New Spain. Hernán Cortés became a wealthy ...

Texas History
In the Texas Revolution, why is the capture of Goliad significant ? a) it provided the Texans with valuable supplies and a strategic stronghold b) It demonstrated the ruthlessness of the Mexican forces c) It caused the Mexican government to grant Texas independence d) It ...

History
Which accurately describes the colonization efforts of England during the Age of Discovery? England colonized Brazil following the Treaty of Tordesillas, which was declared by Pope Alexander VI of the Catholic Church. England, under the leadership of Sir Walter Raleigh, ...

History
Which accurately describes how spices impacted the Age of Discovery? The papacy banned spices discovered in South America because the Church believed they caused hysteria and immoral behavior. European monarchs sought to control the spice trade with Asia to grow their wealth ...

History
Which accurately describes the significance of explorer Amerigo Vespucci during the Age of Discovery? Vespucci was the first European explorer to successfully circumnavigate the world. Vespucci led expeditions to the New World, and the Americas are named after him. Vespucci ...

History
Which notable expedition(s) helped Spain emerge as one of the world’s wealthiest and most powerful nations during the Age of Discovery? (Select all that apply.) Christopher Newport and John Smith led an expedition to Virginia and established a colony that thrived by ...

World History
Which of the following describes trade in the Late Middle Ages? A.Far-reaching B.Limited** C.Local D.Secret Is it B?

History 8th gradconnections academy
1. What value in American identity is most fundamental to the U.S. political system? A. indivual rights B. social conformity C. national security D. freedom from rule 2. Why was the Voting Rights Act of 1965 necessary A. Each citezen must be ruled by the same laws. B. Each ...

History
Which most accurately describes some accomplishments of Vasco da Gama’s exploration efforts? He successfully sailed from Lisbon, Portugal, around England to reach Iceland. He was the first Portuguese explorer to reach South America. He was the first Portuguese explorer to ...

Science
1. Under which of the following conditions would a fossil most likely form? (1point) a. A living thing dies and sediment is very slowly deposited on top of i’s body. b. A living thing dies and sediment quickly covers its body. <- c. A living thing dies and its skeleton is...

History
Which accurately describes why Bartolomeu Dias did not complete his journey to India? A. Dias’s food supply had run low, and the crew convinced him to return to Portugal. B. Dias’s ship crashed into the rocky shores of Madagascar, killing the entire crew. C. Dias ...

History
European nations were not the only ones exploring the open seas during the Age of Discovery (1). Chinese explorer Admiral Zheng He navigated the Indian Ocean a total of seven times (2). Between 1405 and 1433, Admiral He helped strengthen trade routes and cultivated Chinese ...

History
Hello please help me, if you go to connections academy plsssss tell me the answers to history unit 4 lesson 15 test, I will get sent to boarding school if I fail this test :( PLSSSSS HEEEEELLLLPPP MEEEEEEEE!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

History
Which describe major achievements of Ferdinand Magellan’s exploration efforts? (Select all that apply.) Magellan proved the earth was round and could be sailed. Magellan proved the earth was much larger than expected. Magellan discovered the Incan Empire in Peru. Magellan ...

History
does modern day war coverage present the same opportunity to present an interpretation of event that this artist illustration did of conflict in sudan ?why or why not?

AP American History
What environmental factors account for the unique character of the Great Plains?

AP American History
What were the main debates over the legal rights and status of conquered people?

AP American history
How was manifest destiny used to justify expansion west and conquest of its inhabitants?

World History
Which best describes the Virginia Company’s advertising campaign to English citizens in the early 1600s? It described how colonization of the New World would help England expand its empire, encouraging citizens to invest in the company. It described how colonization of ...

History
What was a major motivational factor for sailing expeditions during the Age of Discovery? European monarchs sought refuge from the bubonic plague ravaging Europe at the time. The Catholic Church paid monarchs large sums of money to find the fabled hero Prester John. Orthodox ...

History
Which nation was the first to begin exploring the coast of Africa? England France Portugal Spain Is it D?

History
How did an astrolabe serve European explorers during the Age of Discovery? A) It was a navigational tool used to determine longitude and latitude by calculating the angle between the horizon and a celestial body such as the moon, sun, or a star. B) It was a navigational tool ...

History
What were some of the agricultural products exported from the Americas that became popular in Europe? A) apples, pork, and millet B) tobacco, sugar, and cotton C) oranges, rice, and wheat D) grapes, olives, and silk Would it be D?

Reading
I have this really long passage about how organic farming started small, but it grew quickly. From 1990 to 2010, sales of organic food in the United States increased from $1 billion to $26.7 billion. Fruits and vegetables represent the biggest percentage of organic foods. ...

Literature
Choose the meaning of the bold word for questions 1–4. 1. He had left school in junior high, "ostensibly" because his mother was ill. (“Delfino II: Diez in the Desert") (1 point) oddly surely fortunately supposedly * 2. And I throbbed with a burning desire / To travel this...

History
1.Which event took place soon before The United States annexed Texas. A Sam Houston became president B Texas became a u.s. territory C James Polk became president D Texas wrote a new constitution 2.Which of the following images would be the best symbol of the turning point in ...

history
1. near what Texas city is this archeological dig? 2. Ruins of a farm owned by what former slave were discovered by archeologists 3. how many children did ransom and Sarah Williams raise on there farm? i think three. 4. in what year were slaves freed in Texas? 1865 i think. 5...

Social Studies
1. Which of the following provides the definition of a nation? A. the highest elected officials in a country B. the area ruled by an independent government ********** C. a country with defined borders and foreign policy enforced by a military D. a people with shared history ...

History
Summarize the reasons why John Adams did not get reelected as president in the election of 1800. - John Adams did not get reelected as president in the election of 1800 because not sooner had he took the office than facing the a crisis with France. The French felt that the Jay...

history
Leo is writing an essay about Sam Houston's role in Texas annexation. What is the best title for his essay? A. "Hoping for independence"*** B. "Dreaming of manifest Destiny" C. "seeking military and economic security" D. "wanting to hold the U.S. office.

history
in what way are the Declaration of Independence, written by George Campbell childress, and the U.S. Declaration of independence similar. A. Both declarations' opening statements declare the independence of the nation. *** B. both declarations describe intolerable actions ...

Digital art and design, I need to check :)
Hey, Is it alright If I check a few answers, Thx guys!! :) 1) Art provides Info about the history of the people who created It True or False I'm thinking False, Because art can tell a story, Yes, But It's not nessarally always about the creator 2) What do digital artists add ...

World History
Which accurately identifies the causes of the schism between the Roman Catholic and Protestant branches of Christianity? The Roman Catholic Church sought to add passages from the Dead Sea Scrolls into the Bible. The Roman Catholic Church displayed unethical practices within ...

History
What happened in Libya after a large majority of people rejected Italian rule in 1915?

History
Which accurately describes how Portuguese exploration efforts affected native African civilizations? A. The Portuguese traded or kidnapped Africans, eventually starting the transatlantic slave trade. B. The Portuguese explorers traded fox furs, corn, and coffee with African ...

History
Which accurately describes why Bartolomeu Dias did not complete his journey to India? A. Dias’s food supply had run low, and the crew convinced him to return to Portugal. B. Dias’s ship crashed into the rocky shores of Madagascar, killing the entire crew. C. Dias ...

History
Before 2011, in what way did Qadhafi change his views with respect to Western countries?

History
Which of the following represents how one branch of government checks the other in foreign policy? A:Congress declares war against Iraq. The Pentagon boosts its troop levels. B:The president signs a treaty with Mexico. Congress must approve the treaty.*** C:The Supreme Court ...

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