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  1. history

    1) Which group made up the majority of white Southerners? Planters capitalists middle class small farmers 2. Which is the most likely cause of the spike in cotton production in Mississippi in the mid¬ 1800s shown on the chart? the growth in demand for

    asked by help on November 16, 2016
  2. History

    Jacksonian Democracy would appeal most to which group

    asked by Im a mongoose on November 8, 2016
  3. History

    1. What effect did the Fugitive Slave Act have? Select all that apply. A. It convinced Northerners that slavery was immoral B. It convinced Southerners that Northerners would help return slaves. C. It convinced slaves that they were free to travel to the

    asked by Gamergirl on December 9, 2016
  4. History

    1. What is a reason that the Missouri Compromise did not have lasting effects? A. It only applied to the lands of the Luisiana Purchase B. It only applied to the lands of the Mexican Cession C. It relied on popular sovereignty D. It limited the number of

    asked by Baby_Banana on March 2, 2018
  5. History

    1.What is a reason that the missouri comprise did not have a lasting effect? A.It only applied to the land of louisianna purchase. B.It only applied to the lands of the mexican cession. C.It relied on popular sovereignty. D.It limited the number of states

    asked by Yukkioh on January 2, 2018
  6. History

    why did southerners resist the increased tariff in 1828

    asked by Jimmy Neutron on November 16, 2016
  7. History

    1. Why was the presidency of George Washington considered to be so significant? A His actions would define the role of the Supreme Court B His actions would set precedents for all future presidents C His actions would determine the need for a president ***

    asked by Hi - need help on October 31, 2017
  8. History

    Why was the presidency of Gorge Washington considered to be so significant? A) his actions would define the role of the President** B) his actions would set precedents for all future presidents C) his actions would determine the need for a president D) his

    asked by TokyoGhoul on November 15, 2016
  9. history

    1: Asha lives in a nation that has a legislature and a prime minister. Citizens in her country vote in elections to elect their legislative representatives. Then parliament appoints the prime minister. Does Asha's nation have a limited or an unlimited

    asked by el chapo on November 1, 2016
  10. history

    1. Which of the following is necessary to propose a new amendment to the Constitution? (1 point) approval by a popular vote held in every state approval by two­thirds of the House and Senate approval by three quarters of the House and Senate approval by

    asked by CHECK MY ANSWERS PLEAAAAAASSSSSSSSEEEEEEEE on November 2, 2016
  11. History

    Why did Southerners resist the increased tariff in 1828, arguing it should be nullified? A. It was not helpful to any section of the country. B. It benefited one section of the country at the expense of another. C. It increased the market for cotton. D. It

    asked by Anonymous on October 28, 2018
  12. History

    A painting shows the town of Lowell as seen from a small hill. The town is built on level ground next to a river, behind a row of factory buildings that line the river. The area outside the town is green, with grass and bushes. Use the image to answer the

    asked by Anonymous on November 26, 2018
  13. History

    Why was Stephen Austin able to establish a colony in Mexican territory? A. The Mexican government gave him a land grant. B. He claimed the land for himself. C. The U.S. government gave him an exemption. D. The local farmers were generous.

    asked by Anonymous on November 14, 2018
  14. History

    The eventual election of Andrew Jackson indicated which shift in U.S. politics? A. increased reliance on aristocratic families B. acceptance of the common man C. increased rights for Native Americans D. acceptance of British influence

    asked by Anonymous on November 12, 2018
  15. history

    1.Based on this early illustration of the town, what is one reason why Francis Lowell's partners might have chosen this area to build the factory town of Lowell? (image= imgur.com/a/k1Egpoi ) ***A.A river ran through the location and could be used to power

    asked by Question? on October 31, 2018
  16. history

    Analyze the role the Quran played on Islamic art and architecture in the Muslim world. please help I can't find that answer anywhere.

    asked by hotdognibba70 on December 21, 2017
  17. History

    What was the purpose of the freedmens bureau A.to allow former slaves to vote B.to grant former slaves a piece of southern land C.to repeal the black codes D.to assist former slaves with getting jobs, education, food, and cloths*** Can someone please check

    asked by Kaylee on February 7, 2017
  18. History

    The United States wanted overseas territories because the territories had a. access to ports b. access to raw materials c. connections with european nations d. better employment opportunities im not sure if it's b, c, or d

    asked by Abxx on November 7, 2016
  19. History

    Which of the following conclusions about the freedman's bureau is best supported by the illustration? A. It's assisted only african americans B. it employed only women C. it provided education to people of all ages** D. its students passed the literacy

    asked by Anonymous on January 26, 2018
  20. History

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

    asked by Amilia on February 2, 2017
  21. 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

    asked by Check Answer Plz on November 27, 2017
  22. History

    “...[The] said Cooper Hughs Freedman with his wife...are to work on said farm and to cultivate forty acres in corn and twenty acres in cotton, to assist in putting the fences on said farm in good order and to keep them so and to do all other work on said

    asked by Hi on March 20, 2018
  23. history

    10.  What is the connection among sectionalism, slavery, and states’ rights as causes of the Civil War? How did the Southern response to the 1860 election results demonstrate this connection?

    asked by susie on December 5, 2016
  24. History

    1.)How does this image reflect George Washington's views on government? A.)He believed in the importance of state sovereignty. B.)He had a foreign policy that favored Great Britain. C.)He did not believe presidents ought to have a third term. D.)He

    asked by YRN DJ on December 9, 2015
  25. history

    1. What is allocation by need? (1 point) pricing goods based on want rather than need giving or selling goods only to people who most need them giving or selling goods to whoever will stand in line the longest pricing goods so that even the most vulnerable

    asked by check pleaseee on March 2, 2017
  26. History

    How did the early Indo-Aryans measure their wealth? A. in cattle B. in horses C. in the number of chariots they owned D. in corn

    asked by Parakeet on September 12, 2018
  27. History

    Which of the following was a significant innovation of Lowell Mills that increased productivity? A. combining spinning and weaving in the same factory B. separating spinning and weaving to different factories C. employing mainly former African-American

    asked by Anonymous on November 19, 2018
  28. History

    A map of the results of the Missouri Compromise. A map shows the free states and territories and the slave states and territories as of the Missouri Compromise. The Missouri Compromise line is at 36°30' North. Free states and territories include the

    asked by Anonymous on December 18, 2018
  29. 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

    asked by Rylee on November 30, 2017
  30. history

    How were the economies of the Nothern and Southern states different? How were they the same?

    asked by Help me on March 10, 2018
  31. History

    Why did Russia's withdrawl from the war hurt the Allies? A The Russians had almost won the war before they had to withdraw B Germany was able to travel to Russia to attack the allies C The Russians begin to fight against the allies D Britain and France

    asked by Help Ms.Sue on February 20, 2017
  32. History

    What did Alexis de Tocqueville observe on his visit to the United States that reflected changes that were happening in the country during Jackson's administration? A. a strict divide between rich and poor B. a growing spirit of democracy and equality

    asked by Anonymous on November 15, 2018
  33. history

    which of the following was one way the constitution attempted to a reconcile a weakness of the articles of confederation.

    asked by Star on October 12, 2018
  34. History

    Help please You want to find a painting of Abraham at a religious art exhibit Where are you more likely to have success? in the Jewish, Christian, or Muslim displays only in the Jewish displays in the Christian and possibly the Jewish displays In the

    asked by Loom on February 9, 2017
  35. 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

    asked by lol on November 9, 2017
  36. History

    According to Americans living in the cities, what was a sign of a communist revolution in the United States? A The rise of mass culture B Labor Strikes C The deportation of anarchrist D The Great Migration I say its D

    asked by Help asap on February 2, 2017
  37. History

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

    asked by Help on November 22, 2017
  38. History

    Which best describes Christianity’s influence on the feudal system in Europe? the Christian church's promotion of democratic policies inspired Europes feudal society church leaders often were at odds with kings during medieval times, fighting for rights

    asked by malia on October 6, 2017
  39. History

    Which option accurately describes events of the Industrial Revolution and subsequent emergence of capitalism? A. The Industrial Revolution resulted in the reemergence of the Catholic Church’s oversight of European monarchs and capitalist opportunities.

    asked by Michael on January 22, 2018
  40. history

    Why was the presidency of George Washington considered to be so significant?

    asked by bondy on November 19, 2018
  41. 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

    asked by Lost on December 8, 2017
  42. History

    Which accurately describes the purpose and history of the Dutch East India Company? the dutch east India company was granted a monopoly of the spice trade by the Dutch government and subsequently owned its own military and colonies in the Pacific the dutch

    asked by malia on October 27, 2017
  43. History

    Which options accurately describe key events of Peter the Great’s reign? (Select all that apply.) He successfully created a new Russian Senate and created the table of ranks to classify military members he abolished Russias existence, waged war with

    asked by malia on November 2, 2017
  44. History

    Name two factors that give federal courts jurisdiction over a case... 1:Because of subject matter 2:The parties involved in the case Is this correct?

    asked by Anonymous on January 10, 2018
  45. History

    How are the economies of northern and Southern states different?how are they the same? What factors led them to develop differently

    asked by Help me on March 9, 2018
  46. History

    How did John Calhoun react to the Tariff of 1828? A. He used his power as Vice President to influence President Jackson to oppose the tariff. B. He led a charge to impose sticker regulations on the second bank of the United States. C. He devised a force

    asked by Angel on August 29, 2017
  47. History

    Which two groups of people most directly benefited from Song innovations and the Song dynasty’s open-border policy?

    asked by Phoenix on December 20, 2016
  48. History

    Why did the Americans feel that the result of the 1824 election was fraudulent?

    asked by Anonymous on October 25, 2018
  49. History

    The Underground Railroad used escape routes that went throughout the South. Based on that fact, which of the following conclusion could be made? A) The Southern states were leaning toward emancipation of the slaves. B) Slaves were hopeful to acquire jobs

    asked by Gerard Way on March 7, 2017
  50. History

    In four, explain how the structure of the First Amendment supports equal weight of each freedom it guarantees. "Congress shall make no law respecting an establishment of religion, or prohibiting the free exercise thereof; or abridging the freedom of

    asked by Ari on January 8, 2018
  51. History

    Which most accurately describes the history of the Byzantine and Arab Empires? the byzantine followed moral behaviors described in Torah, whereas the tao te ching dictated behavior in the Arab empire the Byzantine empire adopted Christianity, whereas the

    asked by malia on October 8, 2017
  52. history

    which of the following were basic principles of the know-nothing-party

    asked by Anonymous on October 31, 2018
  53. History

    1. What was described as the "hardest work" slaves did? A: Work in rice fields B: Work in tobacco fields**** C: Work in the lumber business D: work loading and unloading ships in port 2. Which of the following best describes the social class of a small

    asked by Anonymous human on February 3, 2017
  54. History

    Which options most accurately describe humanist artistic innovations during the Renaissance? (Select all that apply.) the architectural style of medieval times was called Romanesque, while the renaissance rived Greco-roman ideals renaissance artists

    asked by malia on October 17, 2017
  55. 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

    asked by Rylee on November 29, 2017
  56. 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

    asked by Rylee on December 1, 2017
  57. HISTORY

    1. Which of the following are accurate statements regarding the origins of county government? (1 point) County seats served as social and economic hubs. County governments gave rural Georgians a voice in the legislature. The county seat contained the

    asked by Historyhelp on March 27, 2015
  58. history

    Increased suffrage and the development of new political parties in the early 1800s indicate which of the following #1 expansion of democracy*** #2 restriction of democracy #3 increase in the power of individual states #4 decrease in the power of individual

    asked by Need_help_fast on October 27, 2016
  59. History

    1. Which was one contributing factor to the growth of medieval towns and cities? a. expansion of serfdom b. increased use of bartering in trade*** c. growth of trade fairs d. a stronger monarchy 2. As towns grew, which group was most likely to take

    asked by Olivia N J on October 15, 2016
  60. history

    What impact did the Three-Fifths Compromise have on the passage of the Constitution at the Philadelphia Convention? Politicians believed a compromise would lead southerners to emancipate their slaves through eschewing representation in the House of

    asked by Jason on October 22, 2018
  61. history

    the decision of the jury shall be final except under either of these two circumstances

    asked by Anonymous on May 22, 2008
  62. History

    What was the goal of Hijra? A. to conquer the city of Mecca B. to open up a trade route to the west C. to get enough water to survive D. to escape persecution

    asked by raw on September 5, 2018
  63. history

    Please please check my answers? and correct if needed? Thanks! 1. Which of the following represents an argument for annexing Texas? (1 point) Another slave state would be added, causing political debate. Texas was an independent state, so a treaty would

    asked by Melissa on January 29, 2014
  64. History

    Can someone please check my answers? :) 1. What was the greatest threat to a slave family’s stability? (1 point) the birth of a new baby an increase in cotton production *** a marriage in the slaveholder’s family the slaveholder’s acquisition of new

    asked by Maggie on January 21, 2014
  65. History

    1. How did the Great Depression begin? Investors began to worry the boom would end and began selling stocks**** Investors paid back their loans too late to help the economy People were not willing to sell their stock Farmers had to sell stock to pay for

    asked by Help pls on May 26, 2017
  66. History

    Why is urbanization associated with the industrial revolution? The expansion of family farms refocused the nation on agriculture •• The concentration of factories in cities brought job opportunities Settlers expanded the frontier west of the

    asked by Lola on November 28, 2016
  67. History

    What can be inferred by the passage of black codes? Many Southerners were willing to allow African american equality Many white southerors wanted them to remain as servents Many white southernors wanted african americans to recive a equal education

    asked by School Rocks on February 1, 2018
  68. History

    1. Which statement is NOT a similarity that Emily Geiger and Rebecca Motte share? a. Both women were spies. b. Both women's contributions to the American Revolution are often overlooked. c. Both women assisted patriot forces.*** d. Both women willingly

    asked by Ms. Sue PLEASE help me!!! on November 4, 2015
  69. History

    1) How does New Mexico's landscape mostly vary? It has both very wet and very dry regions. Some parts are flat, but others are mountainous.********** Coastal regions are cooler than inland regions. Farmland in some areas requires a great deal of

    asked by Trish on September 7, 2015
  70. History

    Which most accurately describes the Arab Empire’s impact on religious practices? the Arab empire spread Islam across the middle east and north Africa the Arab empire spread Hinduism across India and southwest China the Arab empire spread Confucianism

    asked by malia on October 7, 2017
  71. history

    Can someone please help me? :) 1. Which of the following best describes the beliefs of Andrew Jackson? (1 point) States’ rights should be exercised over federal law. Federal funds should be kept in a national bank. The nation should have a strong federal

    asked by Megan on January 7, 2014
  72. History

    Which options accurately describe ancient Greece’s influence on later civilizations? (Select all that apply.) A. Ancient Greece developed the Latin language, which later influenced all of the Romance languages. B. Ancient Greece developed gunpowder,

    asked by Michael on January 22, 2018
  73. History

    Which option most accurately describes the origins and principles of the humanist philosophy? the humanist philosophy originated in England and spread throughout the British Isles, emphasizing chivalry and a feudal society the humanist philosophy

    asked by malia on October 17, 2017
  74. History

    1. Which of the following did George Washington do during his presidency? -established a cabinet of advisers** -limited himself to one term in office -offered military support in foreign wars -served ties with Great Britain 2. What precedent did George

    asked by Mason on December 1, 2015
  75. history

    Select one civilization you learned about during the semester. Write an essay in which you explain how the structure and nature of government in that civilization a) developed, b) responded to needs within society, and c) succeeded or failed. Be sure to

    asked by hotdognibba70 on December 21, 2017
  76. 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

    asked by Rylee on November 30, 2017
  77. 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

    asked by Michael on November 13, 2017
  78. History

    What best describes Simón Bolívar’s revolutionary efforts in Venezuela? bolivar was able to free Venezuela from French rule and instituted a parliamentary monarchy bolivar was able to free Venezuela from Spanish rule and abolish slavery bolivar was

    asked by malia on November 1, 2017
  79. History

    how did the spoils system affect president james Garfield and his successor Chester A. Arthur?

    asked by Lana on March 26, 2018
  80. 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

    asked by swimmer girl on November 20, 2017
  81. History

    How did the presidential plan for reconstruction differ form congresses plan? A congress believed it and not the president should have power over reconstruction. B the president believed that congress will be too soft on southern rebels C congresses plan

    asked by Anonymous on December 8, 2015
  82. History

    Which of the following best summarizes how the environment impacted the growth of the Maya? A. The Maya had to adapt to living in high elevations with thin oxygen. B. The Maya had to learn farming techniques to clear the dense rain forest. C. The Maya had

    asked by Aaliyah on October 11, 2018
  83. History

    Which most accurately describes historical events of the Ottoman Empire? the ottoman empire established Islam as its guiding religion, government, and laws the ottoman empire established eastern orthodox Christianity as its religion the ottoman empire led

    asked by malia on October 8, 2017
  84. History

    Which situation was affected depending on whether a state was admitted as a free state or a slave state? A. representation in Congress B. number of Supreme Court justices C. amount of Western land available for settlement D. existing treaties with Native

    asked by Anonymous on December 3, 2018
  85. History

    According to the quotation, why does Stevens believe that Johnson should be removed from office?

    asked by MarieGrande on February 16, 2017
  86. History

    Which battle marked the turning point of the Civil War? 1. Gettysburg 2. Vicksburg 3. Antietam 4. Fort Pulaski 5. Fort Maria Which is it? I choose 1, am I correct?

    asked by Lara Mountainwood on November 16, 2015
  87. History

    Need help!!! In five sentences, explain the significance of capitalizing the word "Posterity" in the Preamble. "We the People of the United States, in Order to form a more perfect Union, establish Justice, insure domestic Tranquility, provide for the

    asked by Ari on January 8, 2018
  88. 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

    asked by Frank on December 2, 2017
  89. History

    What did John Brown plan to do with the guns he seized at Harper's Ferry? a. he planned to sell them to make money to support antislavery candidates for Congress. b. he planned to give them to slaves to start slave rebellions. c. He planned to bring them

    asked by Chloe on January 30, 2017
  90. History

    How did the Han government differ from the Qin government? A.The Han revived Confucian learning suppressed by the Qin. B.The Han imposed harsher laws than the Qin. C.The Han created a more centralized government than the Qin. D.The Han encouraged trade

    asked by Anonymous on October 25, 2018
  91. History

    which of the following best describes daily life in the south during the civil war? a.about the same as before the war because factories provided necessities b.difficult but tolerable because most people did not experience major changes c.better because

    asked by Student on February 4, 2015
  92. History

    1. How did the Magna Carta affect the power of the English king? A. It had no effect on the king's power. B. It closely linked the king's power to the power of the nobles. C. It weakened the king's power. D. It strengthened the king's power. 2. What was

    asked by Anonymous on October 26, 2016
  93. 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

    asked by Lost on December 8, 2017
  94. History

    Which option most accurately describes the theology of the Catholic Church during the Middle Ages? excommunication was a possible punishment for anyone who disagreed with church doctrine the church promoted literacy among the poor by publishing and

    asked by malia on October 16, 2017
  95. History

    What did the first civilization in Asia and Africa have in common? A They emerged along sea coast b. They had organized governments c. They lacked social hierarchies d. They practiced monotheism. My answer is D

    asked by Lost on December 14, 2017
  96. History

    Rule by tyranny or by a leader with absolute power is called __________. Monarchy? Which identifies a contagious disease spread by the bites of fleas carried by rats that killed up to 60 percent of Medieval Europe’s population? bubonic plaque? A breakup

    asked by malia on November 3, 2017
  97. History

    1.)which describes a belief of the progressive movement ? A.) the belief that government could correct ills of society B.) the belief that individual citizens could work to improve social problems C.) the belief that business and the free enterprise system

    asked by Sammy on March 7, 2016
  98. history

    Which of the following was a problem caused by the Yazoo land fraud? (Choose all that apply.) A. It created a conflict of interest. B. It forced Creek Indians to turn over their land. C. There was not enough land for companies to purchase in the future. D.

    asked by HELP MEEEEE on December 2, 2014
  99. History

    Why do you think state and local governments have a major role in providing important services? Why doesn't the federal government take on more of this role?

    asked by johnny on December 7, 2016
  100. history

    How did feudal monarchs in the High Middle Ages centralize power? need explanation

    asked by Emma on October 11, 2016