US History

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 ...

History
What could be some examples of peace in the Gupta Empire? I have found that peace allowed for many achievements in science and math. Could someone explain to me more about peace in the Gupta Empire?

History
How were the economies of the Northern and Southern states dierent? How were they the same? What factors led them to develop dierently?

History
Why did the expansion of the Gupta Empire create a golden age in india?

History
How successful is the American enterprise system ?

History
Describe the fighting during the American Revolution in Georgia with the correct terms: The Battle of ______ ____________ ____________ started in 1776 when British soldiers arrived in ___________ to buy supplies. Governor __________________ took advantage of the arrival of ...

geography and history
why was the list of the seven wonders of the world revised in the middle ages ? A:the scholars in the middle ages wanted to add structures the greeks hadnt known about. B:the scholars in the middle ages were mad that all the structures were in greece C:the scholars in the ...

History
What event marked the end of the Texas Revolution? Texans' defended their cannon at Gonzales The United States annexed Texas Texas won control of the Alamo Mexico agreed to the treaty of Velasco****?

History
a thesis statement about the causes and effects of the Catholic Counter-Reformation would link which phrases

History
As a result of the French and Indian War, _________ claimed all west of the Mississippi River, and _________ gained control of all the land east of it. a. Indians; Britain b. Spain; France c. France; Indians d. Spain; Britain It is A? Please help me!ASAP!

History
1.) Why did so many Southern cotton planters move to Texas in the mid-1800s? Slavery had been banned in other Southern states Demand for cotton in Europe was at an all time low Enslaved orders could still be imported from Africa They had exhausted the soil in their former ...

World History
Why did the pope order the First Crusade in 1095? A) to spread Christianity and the power of the Catholic Church in East Asia B) to defend European Christians on pilgrimage to Jerusalem C) to gain access to spices controlled by the Arab Empire in North Africa D) to reclaim ...

World History
Which best describes how the fall of Constantinople to Ottoman Turks affected Europe? A) The Ottoman Empire spread Eastern Orthodox Christianity into southeastern Europe including Greece and Italy. B) The Ottoman Empire captured Constantinople’s gold supply, causing rapid ...

history
how do I describe Benjamin Franklin in the context of the colony of Georgia

History
Can someone please tell me what this quote means, I am having trouble understanding. “When Andrew Johnson took upon himself the duties of his high office he swore to obey the Constitution and take care that the laws be faithfully executed. That, indeed, is and has always ...

History
Which of the following is a biased statement about Texas History? Texas was a republic for 10 years Annexing Texas would anger Mexico Expansionism was a noble improvement for American History**** The Texas Republic faced a great deal of conflict with the American indians

History
How did the publication of Martin Luther’s 95 Theses affect European understanding of government? (Select all that apply.) The Catholic Church countered Luther’s proclamation by requiring all clergy to be elected regionally. Martin Luther’s proclamation of forming a ...

History
help i have a portfolio assignment on the Mexican-American war and i have no clue what to do

history
what is the compromise in the attack on pearl harbor p.s no wikipedia has the answer

History
Annexation was generally favored by which group in the U.S.? Abolitionists Catholics Northerners Southerners I think the answer is either C or D, Could someone please explain the better answer choice to me?

history
Mr. Hunt lived in Ohio in 1843. He was concerned about the amount of federal debt. What would have been Mr. Hunt's view of Texas Joining the United States. He would have supported it due to likely growing the U.S. economy. He would have opposed it due to Texas' amount of debt...

History
What was one way that Sam Houston tried to solve Texas' economic problems? he asked Great Britain for diplomatic recognition he borrowed from the United States he annexed a great deal of land he printed more money****

History
Respond to a statement: The American Free Enterprise system is alive and well. If you don’t mind could you send me a link related to this statement

Urgent! 6th Grade History School Help
Which is true about the Athenians? a) They grew poor as a result of the Pericles' battle strategies. b) They grew rich as a result of Pericles' battle strategies. c) They grew poor as a result of the Delian League. d) They are rich as a result of the Delian League. Please ...

history
Who was the REAL "first" president?

History
Which statement best explains why anti-British sentiment was less in Georgia than in the other colonies during the Revolutionary period?

History
The Texans rebelled against mexico because of a? a. santa anna's withdrawl of constitution b. a desire to join the US c. the affair at goldiad d. the massacre at the alamo

World History A
Which most accurately describes the initial development of religion of Oceanic cultures? A) Oceanic religion was polytheistic and animistic, viewing the events of the natural world as the work of gods. B) Oceanic cultures were primarily agnostic, with no formal religious ...

history
How did muckrakers of the 19th century compare to modern day journalists?

Civics practice history
Which of the following provides the definition of a nation?

History
. What happened to Governor James Wright after the passage of the Stamp Act?

New Mexico State History
Where did the most immigrants to the United States come from prior to the Civil War? Please help!

New Mexico State History
How did the constitution most likely encourage immigration? A. By guaranteeing individual rights and freedoms B. By opening the nation to unlimited immigration C. By enshrining the density of Manifest density D. By promising land to all new citizens Please help!

HISTORY
Describe the fighting during the American Revolution in Georgia with the correct terms: The Battle of Rice Boats started in 1776 when British soldiers arrived in Georgia to buy supplies. Governor James Wright took advantage of the arrival of the redcoats and __________________...

History
Q14. Describe the fighting during the American Revolution in Georgia with the correct terms: The Battle of Rice Boats started in 1776 when British soldiers arrived in Georgia to buy supplies. Governor James Wright took advantage of the arrival of the redcoats and ...

History
which economic impact did the crusades have on medieval europe?

History
Which option most accurately describes life events of Martin Luther? a. He was an important reformer in the Swiss Protestant Reformation, the only major movement that did not evolve into a church. b. As absolute ruler in England, he separated from the Catholic Church and ...

History
What was the significance of Martin Luther’s 95 Theses document? a. In it, Martin Luther condemned the Catholic Church’s interpretation of the Book of Genesis, leading Protestants to disregard the Old Testament. b. In it, Martin Luther criticized the Catholic Church for ...

History
Which option most accurately describes the theology of the Catholic Church during the Middle Ages? a. The Church promoted literacy among the poor by publishing and distributing the Bible. b. Excommunication was a possible punishment for anyone who disagreed with Church ...

History
Mr. Hunt lived in Ohio in 1843. He was concerned about the amount of federal debt. What would have been Mr. Hunt's view of Texas joining the United States

Georgia State History
What is a compromise? Explain why a compromise was necessary at the Constitutional Convention to agree on the structure of the new American Government. (Answer the questions below) One group of delegates believed: They believed the convention would break up. /!\ Another group ...

History
Can someone link some websites that explains why the Presidential election of 1848 was significant to the Civil War?

History
Can someone explain what 'Bleeding Kansas' was? I am doing a project, but can't seem to understand. I do know it was a violent outbreak in Kansas during the Kansas-Nebraska act, but what was the cause?

History
What does Y2K stand for in history?

Social Studdies, Ms. Sue please check!
1. Which of The following provides the definition of a nation? A. The Highest elected officials in a country B. The are ruled by an independent government C. A country with defined borders and foreign policy enforced by a military D. A people with a shared history who live in ...

Language
I have to write a essay and I don't know how to lengthen the rough draft could someone please give me tips? Here's my rough draft Comparison-and-Contrast Essay The Story-Teller and The Drummer Boy of Shiloh Comparison and Contrast means to tell the differences and similarities...

History
Who was Theodor Herzl and what role did he play in WWI? What are some of the issues related to Zionism

history
How did William Travis’s actions contribute to the beginning of the texas revolution? A- Travis led attacks on San Antonio to instigate mexican troops to start a war. B- Travis led attacks on Mexican officials at anahuac to get Texas to rebel against Mexico. C- D- Help all ...

History
What was the 54 mile civil rights march called that was after bloody Sunday?

World History
how did the second great schism affect church authority and power and contribute to the end of medieval europe ?

History
What were outcomes of the Council of Trent? (Select all that apply.) a. The council decided to develop new training practices for candidates to the priesthood. b. The council decided to launch another Crusade against the Arab Empire to reclaim Jerusalem. c. The council decided...

NHD Project
I was wondering if anyone would help me revise my history day thesis paragraph before I turn it in. The subject is on Pearl Harbor and relates to conflict and compromise. Japan, Germany, and Italy wanted to expand their empires vastly territorially. This created feuds between ...

AP US HISTORY
Could someone confirm my short analyzation of this document? I'm not the greatest in this class and I'm a little shaky on whether or not I understand this properly. DOCUMENT: Source: "Brutus," New York Journal, January 10, 1788 The power to raise armies, is indefinite and ...

8th Grade History
Can I have these answers checked... 1. Which of The following provides the definition of a nation? A. The Highest elected officials in a country B. The are ruled by an independent government C. A country with defined borders and foreign policy enforced by a military*** D. A ...

History
Which accurately describe the theology of the Catholic Church during the Middle Ages? (Select all that apply.) a. Catholics could rise to the kingdom of heaven by faithfully following the seven sacraments. b. The price of sin was penance, through which sinners repented and ...

History
Which accurately describes ideological differences between Catholicism and humanism during the Renaissance? a. The Catholic Church controlled education, whereas humanism supported private or state-supported education. b. The Catholic Church supported teaching literacy to the ...

History
Which accurately describe ideological differences between Catholicism and humanism during the Renaissance? (Select all that apply.) a. Catholicism promoted the individual as the center of existence, whereas humanism promoted God as the center of existence. b. Catholicism ...

History
Which accurately describes Greek and Roman ideas that were revived during the Renaissance by humanist philosophers? a. The use of public baths to inspire communication and spread of news was revived during the Renaissance. b. Greek and Roman ideas about polytheistic religion ...

History
How did humanist philosophy affect people’s perceptions during the Renaissance? a. People began to question government and the hereditary rule of monarchs. b. Humanist philosophy caused people to favor superstition over science and reason. c. Humanist philosophy altered ...

Texas history
What was a benifit for texas? Select all that apply A)clear borders established B)improved relations with mexico C)loss of previous debts*** D)u.s. Military support***

History
Which option best describes a difference between the ideas of humanists and those of the Catholic Church during the Renaissance? a. Humanists believed in a revival of Greek and Roman educational practices for the masses, whereas the Catholic Church kept education exclusive for...

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