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    What was the main effect of the Civil War on the women's movement? A. The women's movement shifted their focus to helping widows of the Civil War. B. The movement was put on hold while women focused on anti-slavery reform and the war effort. C. The

    asked by anon on March 29, 2016
  2. US History

    Southwestern native tribes lived _[blank]_. Which most accurately completes the statement? on floating lake platforms nomadic lifestyles in large empires on small community farms B?

    asked by anon on October 30, 2019
  3. US History

    1. What power did the national government have under the Articles of Confederation? A. taxation B. lawmaking C. commercial policy D. foreign policy **** Question 2 of 4 What was the impact of the Northwest Ordinance? Select the two correct answers. A.

    asked by last name on August 30, 2019
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    American businessmen seeking to import goods from European companies would have benefited the most from the invention of which of the following? George Westinghouse Cyrus Field Sarah E. Goode George Pullman is it a pls help me

    asked by Oscar on March 23, 2015
  5. US History

    What recent election resulted in a variety of proposals to change the voting system?

    asked by Clara on October 30, 2018
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    1. What was unusual about the people who made up the population of St. Augustine, Florida, in the early 1800s? A. Most people who settled in St. Augustine in the early 1800s were Cubans who were escaping from an autocratic government. B. Seminole raiders

    asked by Oscar on March 23, 2015
  7. us history

    The picture depicts a camp meeting during the Second Great Awakening. How might a woman attending the meeting feel? Angry that she is only allowed to watch but not participate Frustrated about having to keep her excitement to herself Inspired to renew her

    asked by Oscar on March 27, 2015
  8. us history

    Which of the following best describes the Declaration of Sentiments? a) a document that demanded equality for women based on the ideas in the Declaration of Independence b) a public speech given by Elizabeth Cady Stanton that declared women equal to men,

    asked by Oscar on March 27, 2015
  9. US History

    According to Black Elk, what atrocities took place at Wounded Knee? How did President Harrison describe these atrocities? Whom did Black Elk blame for the Wounded Knee Massacre? Whom did Harrison blame? According to President Harrison, what was the future

    asked by Mark on March 30, 2016
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    Which of the following economic activities flourished in the Middle colonies? Mining, because the mountains in the region had many gold deposits Shipbuilding, because abundant forests offered good timber supplies ** Tobacco farming, because slave labor

    asked by Labbayk on January 10, 2016
  11. us history

    Which of these was a consequence of a growing textile industry in the United States? Decreased need for unskilled workers Decreased number of inventions Increased cost and reduced efficiency Increased demand for slave labor is it d pls help me

    asked by Oscar on March 23, 2015
  12. US history

    The decision of the supreme court in the 1896 Plessy v. Ferguson case is important because it 1) upheld the legality of sharecropping 2) denounces the violence of the Ku Klux Klan 3) approved separate but equal facilities for black Americans 4) declared

    asked by Alz on May 17, 2011
  13. us history

    Use the passage to answer the following question: the British Colonies Asserted and Proved (1763), an excerpt by James Otis I can see no reason to doubt but the imposition of taxes, whether on trade, or on land, or houses, or ships, on real or personal,

    asked by Labbayk on January 10, 2016
  14. us history

    How did the presence of the border states illustrate a difference between the Union and Confederacy? The Confederacy had more internal political disagreements than the Union. The Confederacy had more states on its side than the Union. The Union's

    asked by Oscar on March 27, 2015
  15. US History

    Which of the following statements about the Platt Amendment is true? A - It guaranteed that Cuba would be independent by 1915. B - It prevented the United States from intervening in Cuban foreign affairs. C - It essentially made Cuba a U.S. protectorate. D

    asked by CJ on October 24, 2013
  16. US History

    Which of the following statements was true about the Confederate States of America? A. They adopted the “stars and bars” as their flag. B. They believed secession was unconstitutional. C. They elected James Buchanan as their president. D. They elected

    asked by Giovanni on May 23, 2016
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    Which of the following is an accurate statement about the Justinian Code? It supported a women’s right to inherit property. It allowed a person to be imprisoned by a soldier’s order. It made freeing slaves illegal. It freed serfs who had been bound to

    asked by Oscar on January 13, 2016
  18. us history

    When the Framers decided to use population as a basis for tax rates, what debated issue was resolved? Whether to take steps to limit the slave trade Whether to allow states or Congress to tax trade*** Whether to directly or indirectly elect the President

    asked by Labbayk on January 11, 2016
  19. US History

    Which was one objection of the ayatollahs to the rule of the shah of Iran? reduced influence of religion on the government women did not have enough opportunities insufficient acceptance of all people redistribution of wealth across the population

    asked by O on April 6, 2015
  20. us history

    Robert Fulton's steamboat design had which of these effects on American society? It slowed down the settlement of the Louisiana Territory It produced a rapid increase in immigration from Europe. It made the early industrialization of New England possible.

    asked by Oscar on March 24, 2015
  21. US History

    Roosevelt asserted that the expanded reach of the federal government to solve economic problems was not an essential change to the Constitution. Do you agree? Why or why not?

    asked by James on March 27, 2017
  22. us history

    discuss specific problems or injustices that were present in american life during the late 1800s and early 1900s? Explain how reforms proposed during the Progressive Era attempted to address these problems.

    asked by mm on February 5, 2008
  23. US History

    Why did Thomas Paine’s Common Sense inspire colonists? A. Paine listed ways to defeat British troops. B. Paine suggested creating a colonial House of Lords in Congress. C. Paine supported a gradual move toward independence from Britain. D. Paine talked

    asked by HELP ME on January 18, 2019
  24. US History

    One notable difference between the passage of Medicare (1965) and the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act (2010) was the lack of ______. A. bipartisan support for the 2010 Act B. bipartisan support for the 1965 Act C. media coverage given to the

    asked by Lynn on December 12, 2018
  25. US History

    Read the following quote from Thomas Jefferson: "A wise and frugal government, which shall leave men free to regulate their own pursuits of industry and improvement, and shall not take from the mouth of labor the bread it has earned—this is the sum of

    asked by Dylan on May 22, 2018
  26. US History

    Which of the following is not an outcome of the campaign at Chattanooga? A. Confederate forces forced Grant to surrender. B. Confederate forces fled to Georgia. C. Sherman had a base to launch his campaign through the South. I know for sure it's not C.

    asked by Giovanni on May 23, 2016
  27. US HISTORY

    1) How were William Lloyd and the Rev. Elijah Lovejoy alike? A) Both Lived in Boston and were Underground Railroad conductors. B) Both printed newspapers with antislavery messages to the North.*** C) Both used their houses as Underground Railroad stations

    asked by HELP ASAP on May 11, 2016
  28. US HISTORY

    Which of the following best describes the Cherokee's main argument in the Cherokee Nation v. Georgia case? The Cherokee testified that U.S. officials had unfairly tricked them into giving up their land. The Cherokee argued that because they lived in the

    asked by abby on April 15, 2016
  29. us history

    The idea of "conversion" is best explained as which of the following? A. the process of cultural change brought about by immigration B. the process of changing the frontier into settled communities C. the process of spreading United States territory across

    asked by anon on March 29, 2016
  30. us history

    Which answer best explains the contributions of the Hessians during the Revolutionary War? The Hessians allied themselves with Britain for political reasons. The Hessians allied themselves with America for political reasons. Americans hired the Hessians as

    asked by Labbayk on January 10, 2016
  31. us history

    Which answer best describes how many Southern states responded to the Thirteenth Amendment? The states created new laws that further expanded the rights of the former slaves. The states supported the Amendment and granted the former slaves all rights of

    asked by Oscar on March 27, 2015
  32. us history

    Which of these actions did President Lincoln take at the beginning of the Civil War? He declared martial law throughout the nation. He imprisoned congressional representatives from the South. He issued a declaration of war without the consent of Congress.

    asked by Oscar on March 26, 2015
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    Which of these writings was associated with the Transcendentalist movement? "Nature" The Last of the Mohicans Uncle Tom's Cabin "The Ballad of Davy Crockett" is it c

    asked by Oscar on March 24, 2015
  34. us history

    Which of the following best describes the relationship between factory owners in the North and people in the South during the late 1800s? Northern factory owners depended on the South for factory workers to produce goods. Northern factory owners depended

    asked by Oscar on March 24, 2015
  35. us history

    Why did the United States push for control of the Oregon Country? A. increased American settlement in the Pacific Northwest. B. increased threat of British attacks on the Louisiana Territory C. discovery of gold in the Rocky Mountains D. need for more

    asked by Oscar on March 23, 2015
  36. us history

    The Socialist party a.) stood at its pinnacle in the early 1900's. b.) elected 33 candidates as mayor in the early 1900's. c.) elected two socialists to Congress in the early 1900's. d.) All of the above. I say it is d.) all of the above, am I right?

    asked by Nick on February 15, 2012
  37. US History

    of the following statements which of the following best represents the role of the judicial branch of the government a. the judicial branch tries employees that are accused of committing a crime b. the judicial branch has the ability to declare a law

    asked by Ibra on September 19, 2017
  38. us history

    13. In addition to cooking and cleaning, what other duties did colonial girls often have? Once they reached thirteen years of age, they were responsible for caring for pregnant women and infants. They would often help their mothers create household goods

    asked by Labbayk on January 11, 2016
  39. us history

    Which of the following best explains why Americans in the north and east were less supportive of the War of 1812? they relied more on British trade their religions prohibited them from fighting They were more interested in expanding westward their politics

    asked by Labbayk on January 11, 2016
  40. us history

    which of the following is the most important political result of the election of 1800? A)it proved that the nations who thought the united states would not last were right. b)it proved that unpopular law and actions could get a sitting president reelected.

    asked by Ana on October 26, 2015
  41. us history

    How did the Union benefit from holding Maryland? Maryland had a well-trained militia and officers Maryland had more railroads than any other state at the time The Confederate capital was bordered by Union territory The Union capital was not surrounded by

    asked by Oscar on March 26, 2015
  42. us history

    John Brown, supported by abolitionists and Republicans, tried to start a slave revolt. Therefore be it resolved that the defense of slavery is a common cause to all Southern states. At the call of any Southern state, we are authorized to send troops and

    asked by Oscar on March 26, 2015
  43. US History

    Question 1 (Multiple Choice Worth 1 points) Around the turn of the century, African Americans moving to cities in the North experienced substantially less racism than did African Americans in the South. more opportunities to become skilled workers than

    asked by Andrew on March 23, 2011
  44. US History

    Here is 10 questions that I would like someone to double check for me. Civil Rights and the Vietnam War Unit Test 1. Drag each description to the correct form of segregation. Intimidation and violence toward different races was common; Student Nonviolent

    asked by Bri on April 2, 2020
  45. US History

    In 3–5 sentences, describe the Hoover administration's initial response to the Great Depression. Choose 2 examples.

    asked by zaddy on January 17, 2020
  46. US History

    Question 1(Multiple Choice Worth 5 points) [08.06 MC] How did the election of Ulysses S. Grant affect the voting rights of African Americans? Grant received fewer votes in the North, so the Civil Rights Act of 1866 was enacted to protect African American

    asked by Gage on January 13, 2020
  47. US History

    from Abigail Adams's letter to John Adams "I long to hear that you have declared an independancy—and by the way in the new Code of Laws which I suppose it will be necessary for you to make I desire you would Remember the Ladies, and be more generous and

    asked by Aylin on December 12, 2019
  48. US History

    How did the Grange respond to the challenges farmers faced in the late 1800s? Select the two correct answers. A. It passed state laws to regulate railroad rates and grain elevator fees.*** B. It issued the Omaha Platform of 1892 to state the goals of the

    asked by Random girl who is two weeks behind on October 17, 2019
  49. US History

    Which region of this map was ceded by France to the United States? North Northeast *** South and southeast West The picture shows West Florida in the middle, the Gulf of Mexico below it, part of some other states near the sides and top.

    asked by Lina on January 4, 2017
  50. US History

    Select all that apply. The four factors that caused New England manufacturers to start spinning mills were: A. power from waterfalls B. available cotton C. the first modern depression of 1819 E. the Embargo F. Clay's "American System" available labor G.

    asked by Giovanni on May 19, 2016
  51. us history

    A benefit from the expansion of New England's textile industry was increased worker benefits. lower demand for slaves. reduced number of exports. savings in time and money. i think it is d

    asked by abby on April 15, 2016
  52. us history

    1. Why did the United States push for control of the Oregon Country? increased American settlement in the Pacific Northwest increased threat of British attacks on the Louisiana Territory discovery of gold in the Rocky Mountains need for more territory

    asked by abby on April 15, 2016
  53. us history

    Which of these Transcendentalist ideas had the most direct impact on the civil rights movement of the 20th century? (6 points) A. God and nature are one and the same thing. B. People should peacefully protest unjust laws. C. Self-reflection is the most

    asked by anon on March 29, 2016
  54. us history

    19. Which answer best explains how the Articles of Confederation set up governmental roles for dealing with foreign governments? Congress had the power to make foreign treaties.*** The states had the power to make foreign treaties. Congress could write

    asked by Labbayk on January 11, 2016
  55. us history

    which of the following describes the first British colony at Jamestown? a) it did not have the right sol and climate for tobacco crops. b) the settlers there had a lack of fresh water. c) the colony would not have thrived without the Powhatan tribe.******

    asked by Ana on October 30, 2015
  56. us history

    ow did Floridians vote during the presidential election of 1860? They voted for the pro-slavery Southern Democrat. They voted for the moderate Republican.. They were split between Republicans and Southern Democrats. Their votes went uncounted due to

    asked by Oscar on March 27, 2015
  57. us history

    Which answer best describes why high numbers of children were hired to work in factories in the 1800s? Employing children allowed factories to keep costs low and productivity high. Factories were often built too small, and only children could fit at the

    asked by Oscar on March 24, 2015
  58. US History

    Which of the following 19th century developments most undermined the racial philosophy John C. Calhoun Outlined in the excerpt from his 1848 Senate speech? A The establishment of the Ku Klux Klan B The enforcement of the black codes C. The suspension of

    asked by Crystal on January 27, 2015
  59. us history

    The post-war years witnessed a "freedom explosion" across the globe, especially in Asia and Africa. Why did several of these new nations turn to the Soviet Union rather than the United States for support?

    asked by Anonymous on February 7, 2011
  60. us history

    what is the Proclamation of Neutrality?

    asked by Naydene-Joli on February 1, 2011
  61. US History

    "The Interstate Commerce Act of 1887, establishing the Interstate Commerce Commission (ICC) had been an early effort to regulate the industry; but over the years, the courts had sharply limited its influence." - wiki Would the Interstate Commerce Act of

    asked by Amy~ on August 20, 2010
  62. us history

    Describe the scandals of the administration of warren g. harding using the following terms ohio gang teapot dome scandal Albert b. fall please help i looked in the book its not there

    asked by carol on January 21, 2010
  63. US History

    Use the passage to answer the question. Which idea from the Declaration of Independence is also conveyed in the Preamble to the Constitution? A. “. . . a decent respect to the opinions of mankind requires that they should declare the causes which impel

    asked by Aylin on December 12, 2019
  64. US History

    Sunshine State Free Press Letter from the Editor Many Floridians are concerned about gun control. Some people believe that limiting access to firearms may make the nation safer. Others believe that this goes against their rights as Americans. What about a

    asked by Alison on November 12, 2019
  65. US History

    The purpose of termination policy was to a. end tribal government and relocate Native Americans to cities*** b. end the bracero program that had begum during world war ii c. assimilate Puerto Ricans into mainstream American culture d. ease the plight of

    asked by maczindahouse on April 2, 2019
  66. US History

    Which of these is an advantage of the North? (during the Civil War) Better transportation systems ** More experienced commanders Greater commitment to the cause Stronger support of the civilian population Feedback would be appreciated.

    asked by Nathan on April 12, 2018
  67. US History

    How did the South reverse much of the Civil Rights Act of 1866? By electing African Americans By electing a Southern president By passing Black Codes** By passing blue laws C?

    asked by Laney on April 14, 2017
  68. US History

    How did jefferson and washington establish a stable government after the adoption of the constitution

    asked by Maya on January 19, 2017
  69. US History

    What is the importance of the Twenty-sixth Amendment? A. The voting age was lowered to the age of eighteen. B. It prohibits any poll tax in Federal officials' elections. C. Women were granted the right to vote. A right?

    asked by Giovanni on June 3, 2016
  70. US History

    How did Kennedy respond to the Soviet threat of missiles in Cuba? A. The US placed Cuba under a quarantine. B. A bombing of missile sites was planned. C. The US threatened to launch missiles from Turkey against Russia. I think A.

    asked by Giovanni on June 3, 2016
  71. us history

    What was the result of the Seneca Falls Convention in 1848? (6 points) A. Paulina Davis' shocking speech B. The Declaration of Sentiments C. the push for anti-slavery legislation D. the creation of the National Woman Suffrage Association I THINK IT IS D.

    asked by anon on March 29, 2016
  72. us history

    Which of the following best describes the contributions of Dorothea Dix? Dorothea Dix helped found the first homeless shelter for poverty stricken families in the late 1800s. Dorothea Dix educated people about mental illness and the possibility of recovery

    asked by anon on March 29, 2016
  73. us history

    Under the Articles of Confederation, states could not _____.

    asked by gg on February 9, 2016
  74. us history

    Which answer best expresses a political reason why some Americans supported the Loyalists? Although they could vote within their colony, they felt little could get done without having a king. Despite not being able to vote within their colony, they felt

    asked by Labbayk on January 10, 2016
  75. us history

    How did Floridians vote during the presidential election of 1860? They voted for the pro-slavery Southern Democrat. They voted for the moderate Republican.. They were split between Republicans and Southern Democrats. Their votes went uncounted due to

    asked by Oscar on March 26, 2015
  76. us history

    Which of the following is associated with Jacksonian Democracy? support of individual liberties support of funding for state projects support of flexible interpretation of the Constitution support of a national bank through implied powers of the

    asked by Oscar on March 24, 2015
  77. us history

    Which of the following is not like the other? Cortes, Pizarro, Champlain, and Ponce de Leon

    asked by bob on September 23, 2012
  78. US HISTORY

    The "Cult of Domesticity" most accurately describes A. The lifestyles of factory women B. The responsibilities of farm wives C. The ideal of upper class, nonworking women D. The religious convictions of families in factory towns E. The role of Indian women

    asked by Anonymous on March 27, 2012
  79. US History

    The battle of New Orleans A. destroyed the Creeks Indian Tribe B. forced the British to sue for peace with the US C. cause the British to evacuate Washington D. led to a surge in American nationalism E. led to the development of sectionalism in America I

    asked by Anonymous on February 14, 2012
  80. us history

    What are some results of the Whiskey Rebellion?

    asked by Alexa on January 11, 2011
  81. us history

    Why did US policymakers feel the need to secure new markets abroad in the late 1800s?

    asked by Makhmud on January 6, 2011
  82. US History

    3. Many senators opposed American entry into the League of Nations because a. they feared it would weaken the country's independence b. they disapproved of its other member countries c. they wanted stronger promises of support from other countries d. they

    asked by mysterychicken on October 26, 2010
  83. US History

    41. A neutron atom of potassium has an atomic number of 19 and an atomic mass number of 39. Find its number of protons, neutrons, and electrons. This is what I got- Protons: 19 Neutrons: 20 Electrons: ? Thanks -MC

    asked by mysterychicken on October 22, 2010
  84. US history

    1) The ideals of the Athenian State , Roman law, and the Mayflower Compact contributed most significantly to the growth of the principles of 1. government under law and the consent of the governed. 2. religious freedom and women's suffrage. 3. checks and

    asked by Anonymous on October 12, 2010
  85. US History

    Where were some of the great achievements created by the enormous growth of American cities in the last decades of the 19th century?

    asked by Stephanie on May 31, 2010
  86. Us history

    what is the embargo act of 1807?

    asked by Tae on September 10, 2008
  87. us history

    Under the platt amendment, the united states________. a. promised to stay out of the internal affairs of Cuba b. revoked the protectorate status of cuba c. gave cuba independence, under restrictive conditions d. acquired the island of Jamaica and Puerto

    asked by CM on April 8, 2008
  88. US history

    Make a clear, defensible claim about the topic of the text. Write a paragraph to support your claim with clear reasons and relevant evidence from the text. Senator Bernie Sanders, an independent from Vermont, ended his presidential bid on April 8. This

    asked by morgan on April 15, 2020
  89. US History

    Question 3 Read this excerpt from the Declaration of Independence, which is a primary source: We, therefore, the Representatives of the united States of America, in General Congress, Assembled, appealing to the Supreme Judge of the world for the rectitude

    asked by imskeezyjohhnyyyy🤡 on January 30, 2020
  90. US History

    How did the Missouri Compromise affect the spread of slavery?

    asked by John123 on November 11, 2019
  91. US 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 complex terms of the Treaty of Versailles led colonists to believe they were

    asked by anon on October 30, 2019
  92. US History

    Which statement correctly identifies the Declaration of Independence's impact on the Constitution? A. The Constitution overrides the government that the Declaration of Independence had described. B. The Constitution makes the Declaration of Independence a

    asked by first on August 30, 2019
  93. US History

    Which was a direct cause of increased voter participation in the early nineteenth century? A. The expansion of voting rights among African Americans for white men** B. The elimination of property requirements for white men C. The popularity of the

    asked by Anonymous on August 20, 2019
  94. US History

    After the revolutionary war, how did the national government get its money? A. Britain was forced to pay damages to its former colonies B. France and Spain extended credit to new country. C. The continental conferees requested money from states ** D.

    asked by Anonymous on August 13, 2019
  95. US History

    In a paragraph, argue whether the Continental forces could have won the American Revolution without foreign aid. Cite evidence to support your response. I need some help.

    asked by Anonymous on August 13, 2019
  96. US History

    "...To make all Laws which shall be necessary and proper for carrying into Execution the foregoing Powers, and all other Powers vested by this Constitution in the Government of the United States, or in any Department or Officer thereof." This clause was

    asked by maczindahouse on April 8, 2019
  97. US History

    After learning more about the dramatic changes that occurred in the early 1800s, what methods of resolving conflict proved to be the most effective? Write your answer in one complete paragraph. I really need help on this question because I have no idea

    asked by bizzle on December 17, 2018
  98. US History

    I am having a really hard time with this assignment. Can anyone cross check my answers? Thank you 1.The term participatory democracy applies most accurately to which of the following societies? A. Greece in the fourth century B.C. B. Modern China C. The

    asked by Mike on July 4, 2018
  99. US HISTORY

    Which of the following statements about participants in the Second Great Awakening is most correct? -The participation was almost entirely female; very few men got involved. - The participation was almost entirely male; very few women got involved. -While

    asked by KELLI on March 1, 2017
  100. us history

    The significance of Thomas Paine’s Common Sense was that it

    asked by demetrus on September 15, 2016

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