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  1. American history

    how would the simultaneous admission of Missouri and maine help to maintain peace in the united states

    asked by Mersadeez on March 4, 2017
  2. American History

    Based on the information on the map, what can you infer about industry in the United States? A. Manufacturing was a key part of the economy in the Northeast*** B. Agriculture was the main industry in the south C. Mills in the Northeast had to be close to

    asked by Lol on February 21, 2018
  3. American History

    Which option most accurately explains the role of the Fire-Eaters in the buildup to the Civil War? They encouraged collective secession of the remaining Southern states after the initial secession of the original seven. They held that an immediate peace

    asked by Quinn on December 5, 2018
  4. American History

    Which option most accurately identifies the effect of Confederate inflation on the Southern civilian population? Confederate citizens were able to pay back their loans more easily since there was more money in circulation. The Confederate government was

    asked by Quinn on December 5, 2018
  5. American History

    What statement most accurately describes the impact the Articles of Confederation had on the correlation of power between the federal and state government? The Articles of Confederation attempted to balance the power between the state and federal

    asked by Quinn on September 17, 2018
  6. American History

    Select the correct response from the drop-down menu. Russia lost power in the early 1900s due to?: ^Unrest among the population ^Industry growing to quickly ^The Green Revolution ^ Increased Industrial Pollution Plz, I need the answers to the pretest

    asked by Coji on March 1, 2019
  7. American History

    what negative impact did gold and silver mining have in the west A) Tent cities near the mines fostered criminals as long-term residents B) Ghost towns were left behind after the mines stopped producing C) Mining camps were sources of many contagious

    asked by yogirlsman on January 24, 2018
  8. American History

    “There cannot be a great vice president. A great man may occupy the office, but there is no way for him to become a great vice president because the office in itself is almost wholly unimportant.” —former Vice President John Nance Garner, Collier’s

    asked by Alexa on December 17, 2015
  9. American History

    Which of the following resulted from King Philip’s War? A. The Indians lost most of their land in southern New England. B. The English established praying towns for the Indians. C. The Puritans nearly eliminated the Pequots. D. The colonists gave land

    asked by mix_lks on April 7, 2014
  10. American History

    How did Lincoln’s assassination change the nature of Southern Reconstruction? Plans to pardon former Confederates were abandoned in favor of incarcerating former slave owners. Johnson’s Reconstruction plan made it more difficult for Southern states to

    asked by Quinn on December 17, 2018
  11. American History

    A royal colony is owned by the King/Queen, while a proprietary colony is owned by ________________. A. A totalitarian leader B. Wealthy investors and businessmen C. The original founders D. All individuals living in the colony It is not C ! Is it A >>

    asked by mix_lks on April 7, 2014
  12. American History

    Compare and Contrast American Expansion in the late 1800's with the expansion in the 1900's. (How the expansion efforts were the same and how they were different.) During the expansion of the late 1800's and early 1900's shared similarities in that the

    asked by Sue on June 10, 2016
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    How did trade with Asia impact Italy? Italians sought new reasons to extend the Crusades as they fulfilled their need for Asian goods. The Byzantine Empire secured its position by becoming a conduit of trade between Italy and the Middle East. The increased

    asked by Kayla on July 5, 2018
  14. American History

    Which most accurately explains how John Locke’s Two Treatises of Civil Government influenced the movement towards American independence? John Locke’s Two Treatises of Civil Government inspired the principle of salutary neglect, which colonists used to

    asked by Quinn on September 17, 2018
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    What was one effect that mass transit had on American cities? A. Most urban workers no longer had to live in tenements. B. The number of skyscrapers increased dramatically because there was no room left on the ground. C. Conflicts over ethnic and racial

    asked by Anonymous on April 20, 2016
  16. American history

    How has globalization affected jobs in industrialized nations? A. Many manufacturing jobs have moved to less developed nations. B. Most of the jobs in service industries have moved to less developed nations. C. Pay for factory jobs has increased sharply as

    asked by quick help needed on April 26, 2016
  17. American history

    Which of the following occurred after coalition troops entered Kuwait? A. UN passes a resolution demanding Iraqi troops leave Kuwait. B. President H.W. Bush decides to enforce the UN resolution requiring Iraq to pull its troops from Kuwait. C. Iraqi forces

    asked by fast help needed on April 24, 2016
  18. American History

    How did the British victory in the French and Indian War lead to the American Revolution? Loss of land by the colonists to the French led to resentment in the colonies. The French and Indian War led the colonies into the Seven Years’ War. British debt

    asked by Quinn on September 17, 2018
  19. American History

    Why did slavery continue after the Revolution? A. The colonial government encouraged manumission. B. British, Loyalists, and Patriots all agreed that liberty did not extend to slaves. C. The Southern plantation economy depended on slavery. D. Slave labor

    asked by Noname on January 13, 2014
  20. American History

    What was the significance of the Treaty of Tordesillas? It provided Portugal with the opportunity to establish colonies in the Americas. It established the line of demarcation that granted Spain the right to lands in the Americas and Portugal the right to

    asked by Quinn on September 5, 2018
  21. American History

    amputation Which most accurately analyzes how this procedure proved a valuable resource to the war effort? It was a convenient remedy for battlefield injuries. It minimized the number of casualties due to infection. It kept soldiers in the hospital for

    asked by Quinn on December 5, 2018
  22. American History

    One more question: Why did the Progressive movement want the direct election of senators? Senators elected indirectly made little effort to represent the people. Progressives believed that having representatives elected by state legislatures was

    asked by Alex on May 27, 2012
  23. american history

    What factors led the wartime alliance between the United States and the Soviet Union to disintegrate into the Cold War?

    asked by Alex on September 3, 2015
  24. American History

    The federal government sets requirements that all public schools must follow, while state governments set standards listing what students need to learn. This is an example of what constitutional system? A. dual federalism B. cooperative federalism C.

    asked by Anon on November 27, 2016
  25. American History

    What statement best describes Jefferson's attitude toward government? A. He wanted a larger and more powerful government. B. He wanted a smaller federal government with reduced taxes, military, and bureaucracy. C. He believed that a government wasn't

    asked by aj_4you on October 13, 2016
  26. American History

    Which options identify motivating factors in the resignation of Buchanan’s cabinet members after the election of Lincoln? _(Select all that apply.)_ a. proposing the Corwin Amendment b. support for the secession movement c. decision to veto cabinet pay

    asked by Quinn on December 5, 2018
  27. American History

    What was the political impact of the Nullification Crisis? The Nullification Crisis eliminated the executive branch’s authority over states. The Nullification Crisis led to the promotion of federal power over states’ rights. The Nullification Crisis

    asked by Quinn on December 3, 2018
  28. american history

    What factors led the wartime alliance between the United States and the Soviet Union to disintegrate into the Cold War?

    asked by Alex on September 2, 2015
  29. American History

    Which elements did the Nazis use to remove Jews from Europe? _(Select all that apply)_ refined neighborhoods political assimilation forced emigration paid migration A and C?

    asked by Quinn on March 11, 2019
  30. American History

    Joseph Stalin was motivated to sign a nonaggression pact with Hitler. A,the Soviets’ need for economic and military aid B.Stalin’s desire to gain control of Eastern Europe c.Stalin’s sense that he needed to preempt a Nazi invasion. D.The need for an

    asked by Angie on April 17, 2016
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    Which of the following statements is true of the Gulf of Tonkin affair? A. Congress was divided and only reluctantly passed the Gulf of Tonkin Resolution. B. The destroyer Maddox was sunk by North Vietnamese gunboats. C. Johnson approved covert amphibious

    asked by hilorie on August 26, 2012
  32. American History

    The economy rebounded in 1897 due to the A. economic policies of President McKinley. B.withdrawal of the Populists from national politics C.discovery of gold in Alaska D. Decline of the general price index. My answer is A

    asked by Angie on April 16, 2016
  33. American history

    Use the quotation and your knowledge of social studies to answer the following question. “Finally, in our progress toward a resumption of work we require two safeguards against a return of the evils of the old order; there must be a strict supervision of

    asked by fast help needed on April 26, 2016
  34. American History

    Which of the following occurred in the presidential election of 1800? Thomas Jefferson was elected president and John Adams became vice president. The House of Representatives had to decide the election. The Supreme Court ruled the election results were

    asked by Anonymous on October 4, 2016
  35. American History

    What was the most significant outcome of the Battle of New Orleans? `1. It established a new precedent for trench warfare. 2. It established Andrew Jackson’s prominence as a national figure. 3. It proved that the US Army could defeat the redcoats. 4. It

    asked by Klauus on May 26, 2019
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    which of the following statements is true of the Gulf of Tonkin affair? a. Johnson approved covert amphibious raid on the north Vietnam B. congress was divided and only reluctantly passed the gulf of Tonkin resolution c. the destroyer Maddox was sunk by

    asked by cali on June 6, 2013
  37. American History

    Which of the following best describes the Columbian Exchange that occurred during the Age of Discovery? A. It was an exchange of trade foods. B. It was a genetic shift due to population interbreeding. C. It was a cultural transformation. D. It was a

    asked by shawn on January 26, 2014
  38. American History

    How did Brown v. Board of Education change American society? It ended segregation on federal highways throughout the United States. It established a precedence for promoting civil rights at the local level. It established the power of the Supreme Court

    asked by Jay on June 9, 2019
  39. American history

    Why did James K. Polk want to annex Texas? A. He was willing to give the Oregon Territory to Britain in exchange for Texas. B. He was a strong believer in Manifest Destiny. C. He had no choice but to follow public opinion. D. He believed that Mexico would

    asked by fast help needed on April 21, 2016
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    Why did James K. Polk want to annex Texas? A. He was willing to give the Oregon Territory to Britain in exchange for Texas. B. He was a strong believer in Manifest Destiny. C. He had no choice but to follow public opinion. D. He believed that Mexico would

    asked by help fast on April 20, 2016
  41. American History

    What significance did the domination of southern Spain by the Umayyad Caliphate have on European culture? Europeans became dependent on goods from the Middle East and Asia. Spaniards migrated to Africa to escape the invasion of the Umayyad Caliphate. Spain

    asked by Kayla on July 5, 2018
  42. American History

    Which option most effectively analyzes an immediate and a long-term effect of the assassination of President Lincoln? An immediate effect was the impeachment of Vice President Andrew Johnson; a long-term effect was enhanced security measures at all public

    asked by Quinn on December 5, 2018
  43. american history

    . Which of the following was the primary cause of the Balkan Wars conducted during the Clinton administration? A. The rise to power of Slobodan Milosevic in Serbia B. Muslim activism in Bosnia C. The UN peacekeepers' inability to stem ethnic cleansing D.

    asked by carolyn on October 6, 2013
  44. American History

    What was the purpose of the Southeast Asian Treaty Organization (SEATO)? SEATO established a network of trade agreements to promote capitalism in Southeast Asia. SEATO sought to provide regional security in Southeast Asia by establishing alliances. SEATO

    asked by Jay on June 5, 2019
  45. American History

    Which options represent attempts on the part of the Mexican government to assert control over the Texas Territory? _(Select all that apply.)_ enforced Spanish as the national language ended further American immigration forced American settlers to take a

    asked by Quinn on December 3, 2018
  46. American History

    what are the biggest challenges facing the average American citizen today? I feel that the biggest challenges facing the average American today include lack of jobs, state of our economy, terrorism, and gun violence. Unfortunately in America today wages

    asked by Sue on July 26, 2016
  47. American History

    Which were not reason(s) for European exploration in the Americas? A. Escape religious persecution B. Wealth and trade C. Escape economic and political turmoil D. Power It's not D, I think it's C, but I'm not sure

    asked by mix_lks on April 7, 2014
  48. American History

    What disadvantages did Native Americans experience in their trading with Europeans? Native Americans became reliant on European technology. Native Americans could not trade effectively because they lacked economic leaders. Native Americans traded for items

    asked by Kayla on July 3, 2018
  49. American History

    how does the foreign oil situation affect Americans today? Oil dependency is a huge issue in today's world. Between oil fracking destroying our environment, creating earthquakes, and oil spills destroying our oceans and potential drinking water, i feel oil

    asked by Sue on July 21, 2016
  50. American history

    Use the quotation and your knowledge of social studies to answer the following question. “[We] hereof do . . . enact, constitute, and frame, such just and equal Laws, Ordinances, Acts, Constitutions and Offices, from time to time, as shall be thought

    asked by Hi on April 20, 2016
  51. American History

    Check my answers? 1. In what way was the government of ancient Athens different from the united states A) Athens was a direct democracy in which citizens ** B) Athens was an oligarchy ruled by the wealthy members of the council of five hundred C) Athens

    asked by JojO on October 17, 2016
  52. American History

    What are the lasting impacts of the reform era? Ms. Sue, I could really use an article (that's not wikipedia) if you can find one!

    asked by BleakTuber on November 19, 2018
  53. American history

    Instead of using investments as a tool of U.S. foreign policy, Wilson’s “moral diplomacy” hoped to promote U.S. interests by A. supporting the social and national well-being of Latin American nations. B. establishing religious leaders in positions of

    asked by quick help needed on April 26, 2016
  54. American History

    What was the significance of the Battle of Baltimore? A) It marked the first American victory against the British in the War of 1812. B) It rallied American support for the war after the destruction of Washington, DC. C) It motivated European nations to

    asked by Klauus on May 26, 2019
  55. American History

    What actions did Seminole Indians take in curtailing the effects of the Indian Removal Act? 1) They established a society free from government intervention. 2) They agreed to the government’s offer to relocate. 3) They fought to maintain control of their

    asked by Klauus on May 31, 2019
  56. American History

    American History- What impact did the Three-Fifths Compromise have on the passage of the Constitution at the Philadelphia Convention? What impact did the Three-Fifths Compromise have on the passage of the Constitution at the Philadelphia Convention? A)

    asked by Klauus on May 26, 2019
  57. American History

    Which statement most accurately identifies how economic concerns were addressed during President Obama’s first term? Automakers and financial institutions were given bailouts to remain in business. The Obama Administration pushed through legislation that

    asked by Jay on June 11, 2019
  58. American History

    Fort Sumter was a turning point in the Civil War because __________. Which of the following most accurately completes the statement? it represented the final chance for a lasting reconciliation between Union and Confederate forces on Southern soil it

    asked by Quinn on December 5, 2018
  59. American History

    What was the impact of The Liberator? It validated the arguments of proslavery southerners. It brought the perspectives of western politicians into the national slavery debate. It promoted debate between advocates for and against slavery. It fostered the

    asked by Quinn on December 3, 2018
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    What was the significance of the closing of the Silk Road? It gave Europeans the incentive to establish new overland trails into territories in Asia. It inspired Europeans to discover the hidden secret of creating their own silk textiles. It encouraged

    asked by Kayla on July 5, 2018
  61. American History

    The results of the 2000 presidential election were difficult to determine because of A,Ralph Nader’s third-party candidacy b.both candidates being baby boomers c.voting irregularities in the state of Florida D.he Electoral College votes being evenly

    asked by Angie on April 22, 2016
  62. American History

    Which most accurately evaluates how the Mexican government’s refusal to ratify the Treaties of Velasco impacted the movement towards Texan independence? It had some impact; as it was considered a territory, Texas could not organize an independent army.

    asked by Quinn on December 3, 2018
  63. American History

    Which option evaluates how the Bill of Rights addressed Anti-Federalist concerns about establishing a strong central government? A) The Bill of Rights established a representative democracy designed to prevent the rise of a tyrannical federal government.

    asked by Klauus on May 25, 2019
  64. American History

    How did the Indian Removal Act impact the United States? It set a precedent for forcing Native Americans into labor. It funded the efforts of Americans who settled in Indian-occupied lands. It made the acquisition of native lands by Americans legal. It

    asked by Quinn on December 3, 2018
  65. AMERICAN HISTORY

    Which of the following distinguished the Middle Colonies from New England and the Southern Colonies? A. peace treaties with Native Americans B. ethnic and religious diversity C. representative government D. prohibition of slavery

    asked by COOKIE on March 6, 2014
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    How were personal freedoms impacted by the change in the Foreign Intelligence Surveillance Act of 1978? The Secret Service no longer needed to follow the Fourth Amendment for searches and seizures if it believed the president’s life was in jeopardy. The

    asked by dianni on June 5, 2019
  67. American History

    What motivated the United States to engage in the War of 1812? (Select all that apply.) 1. French restrictions on international commerce 2. British assistance with Native American conflicts in the United States 3. the blockade of interstate trade by the

    asked by Klauus on May 26, 2019
  68. American History

    Which of the following statements most accurately analyzes how the Philadelphia Convention shaped the new national government? A) It provided Federalists and Anti-Federalists with an opportunity to air their grievances against the tyranny of British

    asked by Klauus on May 26, 2019
  69. American History

    What was the effect of the Embargo Act of 1807? A) Southern plantation owners were made rich due to the taxation of foreign cotton. B) Northern merchants suffered from having to compete with European goods. C) Heavy taxation on imported British goods led

    asked by Klauus on May 26, 2019
  70. American History

    How did the policies set forth by President Johnson's administration affect our country's economy today? Explain. The policy to continue the war in Vietnam by Lyndon Johnson strengthened the military Industrial Complex that is costing taxpayer Billions

    asked by Sue on July 19, 2016
  71. American History

    Which statement best describes the Monroe Doctrine? A. The United States welcomed European involvement in all issues in North America. B. The United States welcomed any European involvement in South America. C. The United States pledged to involve itself

    asked by Dave on April 3, 2015
  72. American History

    Which most accurately examines the significance of the decision in Marbury v. Madison? A) It demonstrated the importance of the judicial branch in preventing the executive branch from lapsing into tyranny. B) It upheld the right of the federal government

    asked by Klauus on May 25, 2019
  73. American History

    Which of the following works influenced the US Bill of Rights? (Select all that apply.) A) the Magna Carta B) Albany Plan of Union C) Declaration of Sentiments D) Two Treatises of Government I think the answers are A and B

    asked by Klauus on May 25, 2019
  74. American History

    Which option most accurately assesses the significance of the Louisiana Purchase in relation to the era of westward expansion? A) It doubled the size of the United States. B) It eliminated the need to trade with French fur trappers. C) It fostered the

    asked by Klauus on May 25, 2019
  75. American History

    What was the impact of the Chesapeake affair? the passage of the Non-Intercourse Act American support of a war with Great Britain the signing of the Treaty of Ghent the end of impressment by the Royal Navy B?

    asked by Quinn on October 16, 2018
  76. American History

    Political parties are a principal means by which the people’s will is made known to the government and government is held accountable to the people. Briefly describe party functions that achieve these goals.

    asked by Alex on December 15, 2015
  77. American History

    Which of the following statements most accurately analyzes how the Philadelphia Convention shaped the new national government? A) It provided Federalists and Anti-Federalists with an opportunity to air their grievances against the tyranny of British

    asked by Klauus on May 26, 2019
  78. American History

    How did salutary neglect lead colonists to rebel against Great Britain? A) It caused frustration when Great Britain began enforcing stricter taxation policies. B) Great Britain’s Navigation Acts were favored over the Stamp Act. C) It made it impossible

    asked by Klauus on May 17, 2019
  79. American History

    How did Jackson’s Bank War change the United States economy? It caused the closure of the Second Bank of the United States and led to the Panic of 1837. It promoted the idea that states could successfully operate their own national banks. It prevented

    asked by Quinn on December 3, 2018
  80. American History

    Review the reasoning from Hamilton’s National Bank argument. It is not denied that there are implied as well as express powers, and that the former are as effectually delegated as the latter. And for the sake of accuracy it shall be mentioned, that there

    asked by Klauus on May 25, 2019
  81. American History

    What caused many people in the urban middle class to oppose Díaz’s dictatorship and support a political revolution? A. They wanted more land and better lives. B. They wanted a democratic government. C. They wanted better wages and homes. D. They wanted

    asked by kaden on April 11, 2019
  82. American History

    I need a little known revolutionary war hero to write a report about, and I can't choose one. Please recommend one!

    asked by BleakTuber on November 19, 2018
  83. American History

    What policies did Teddy Roosevelt pursue? Which policies were successful? Which policies were not successful?

    asked by Alyssa on November 5, 2018
  84. American History

    What led to the popularity of rock n’ roll music in the 1950s? teenage consumerism improvement of the highway system increase in the status quo invention of the radio C?

    asked by Jay on June 9, 2019
  85. American History

    What was the significance of the Battle of Baltimore? -American History- What was the significance of the Battle of Baltimore? A) It marked the first American victory against the British in the War of 1812. B) It rallied American support for the war after

    asked by Klauus on May 26, 2019
  86. American History

    What is one reason a substantial number of Americans favored the central powers in WW1? A.) their family heritage was German B.) their family heritage was french C.) their family heritage was Scottish D.) their family heritage was Swiss

    asked by Iron man on March 31, 2019
  87. American History

    In what ways did electricity positively impact society? (Select all that apply.) more control over lighting at home and work elimination of agricultural slave labor availability of more electrical appliances ability to run a car for longer periods of time

    asked by Klauus on June 14, 2019
  88. American History

    What motivated the United States to engage in the War of 1812? (Select all that apply.) 1. French restrictions on international commerce 2. British assistance with Native American conflicts in the United States 3. the blockade of interstate trade by the

    asked by Klauus on May 26, 2019
  89. American History

    Why did United States representatives believe that it was necessary to change the Articles of Confederation? (Select all that apply.) A) to address economic difficulties, such as the standardization of currency B) to allow Congress the ability to raise

    asked by Klauus on May 25, 2019
  90. American History

    __________ was a major industry in the middle colonies; __________, __________, and __________ were predominant in the southern colonies. Which most accurately completes the statement? shipbuilding; tobacco, minerals, sugar fishing; shipping, rice, sugar

    asked by Quinn on September 17, 2018
  91. American History

    Describe the impact of the social changes of the 1960's on today's culture in America? Female activists demanded more rights for women, whose role in society began to change. Today women are head of big company's. The birth control pill and other

    asked by Sue on July 19, 2016
  92. American History

    What was the effect of the Embargo Act of 1807? A) Southern plantation owners were made rich due to the taxation of foreign cotton. B) Northern merchants suffered from having to compete with European goods. C) Heavy taxation on imported British goods led

    asked by Klauus on May 26, 2019
  93. American History

    How did Mexican Cession shape the growth of the United States? (Select all that apply.) It promoted migration west. It promoted cultural hegemony. It eliminated nationalism. It spread Christianity. A and C?

    asked by Quinn on December 3, 2018
  94. American History

    What type of government was created by the Articles of Confederation? A. a theocracy that appointed presidents based on the Electoral College B. a parliamentary government with the president as the executive branch C. a strong central government D. a

    asked by Ember Lovet on September 13, 2018
  95. american history

    The __________ was a result of the XYZ affair. French Revolution Louisiana Purchase signing of Jay’s Treaty creation of the US Navy I dont wanna guess cuz im not sure but can you give a link for me so i can find the answer.

    asked by dianni on March 25, 2019
  96. American History

    how does the foreign oil situation affect Americans today? Americans continue to rely heavily on foreign oil. The United States consumes about twenty million of the roughly eighty million barrels of oil consumed daily in the world, and three-fifths of that

    asked by sue on July 21, 2016
  97. American History

    What caused President Richard Nixon to act on environmental issues? A. Nixon had always been an environmentalist. B. The environmental protection movement was supported by public. C. The Republican Party supported environmental protections. D. Smog in

    asked by sidney on October 22, 2015
  98. American History

    __ and ___ first attracted settlers to the West. I know cheap land and gold were factors but I don't know what were the first things were

    asked by Roper on March 15, 2014
  99. American History

    How did the Southeast Asia Treaty Organization (SEATO) carry out the United States policy on containment? SEATO founded an organization seeking to educate Southeastern Asian countries on Communism. SEATO sought to provide regional security in Southeast

    asked by Jay on June 9, 2019
  100. American History

    How did the Three-Fifths Compromise change politics in the United States before the Civil War? (Select all that apply) Northerners were able to admit the California Territory into the country as a free state. Southerners were able to maintain control of

    asked by Quinn on September 21, 2018

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