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  1. history

    i have 4 questions from an excerpt from President Truman's "Truman Doctrine" speech, made to Congress in March 1947. "nearly every nation must chose between... i believe that we much assist free peoples to work out their.." my first question is : when

    asked on March 31, 2009
  2. History

    10.)Which committee is NOT paired correctly with its responsibility? A. interim committee - work between legislative sessions***** B. conference committee - work to reconcile two different bills C. standing committee- permanent committees that work on

    asked on February 10, 2019
  3. history please help

    1. Select a new deal program that helped improve the lives of south Carolinians. Explain what the program improved and how it helped the people of South Carolina 2. Explain how rationing affected the people on the home front during world war II. how did

    asked on April 29, 2016
  4. history

    a major environmental crisis of the 1930s was known as a. the Dust Bowl b. the Grapes of Wrath c. Black Tuesday d. the Great Crash A? "dust bowl, a region in the Great Plains where drought and dust storms took place for much of the 1930s."

    asked on March 28, 2009
  5. History

    How did William Travis contribute to the defense of the Alamo?

    asked on October 30, 2018
  6. History

    Why was shipbuilding important to the Romans international trade? A. A major part of Romes economy was the selling of ships to foriegn merchants. B. Italy was covered with forests, which provided the lumber needed to build ships. C. Romans could build

    asked on March 16, 2016
  7. History

    What new opportunities were won by women with the passage of the 19th Amendment? A Women were elected governors by the votes of women. B Women gained equal pay in factories. C Women were able to achieve higher levels of education. D Women were considered

    asked on February 3, 2017
  8. Anonymous

    How did the Hun invasion weaken the Roman empire? A. The Visigoths moved to Carthage B. Attila conquered Rome C. The Canals overran Adrianople D. The Huns pushed Germanic peoples into Roman territory. Is the answer D?

    asked on October 7, 2016
  9. History

    What was the key difference between the government of the Roman Republic and the government of the Imperial Rome? A. The government of the Roman Republic preffered peace; the government of Imperial Rome was warlike. B. The Roman Republic was ruled by

    asked on March 16, 2016
  10. History

    Who started the cold war? truman or stalin? 3 reasons why? my work: Many historians believe that Harry Truman was the one who started the cold war. There is no specific event that led to the cold war but the war mainly broke out because the US and the

    asked on January 9, 2015
  11. history

    what led the government to evacuate Japanese Americans from the West Coast? a. long-held prejudice, and fears inflamed by the Japanese attack on Pearl Harbor b. terrorist attacks by immigrants living on the West Coast c. fear for the safety of Japanese

    asked on March 31, 2009
  12. History

    Which statment explains why Britain became a part of the Roman Empire much later than nearby Gaul? A. Mountains near the coast of Gaul were an obstacle. B. Rome was not interested in local resources from Britain. C. Fierce tribes in Britain held off Roman

    asked on March 16, 2016
  13. history

    the Supreme Court decision in Brown v. Board of Education ended a. the "separate but equal" doctrine b. Jackie Robinson's career in baseball c. Eisenhower's support of civil rights d. discrimination in the hiring of federal employees A

    asked on April 19, 2009
  14. history

    please help me with this during the Cold War, a major goal of United States policy in Latin America was to a. build nuclear weapons bases in Central America b. encourage the countries of Latin America to join in the United Naitons c. protect American

    asked on March 31, 2009
  15. history

    what did president Truman promise in the Truman Doctrine? a. to support nations trying to resist Soviet control b. to fight hunger anywhere in the world c. to enforce the American foreign policy of brinkmanship d. to reject the former policy of containment

    asked on March 28, 2009
  16. history

    which belief was held by most Progressives? a. the government should own American industries b. Houseing and health care should remain private c. the government should protect agricultural interests d. the government should intervene in unfair business

    asked on March 28, 2009
  17. history/MS.SUE

    Ms.Sue please check this why was the Open Door Policy important to the United States? a. it gave the United States territory in China b. it gave the United States access to millions of consumers in China c. it increased Chinese investments in the United

    asked on March 28, 2009
  18. History

    In Response To Puplic Demand Of Its Citizenz, Following The Defeat At Adwa The Government Of Italy Was Forced To:- A____ B_____ C_____ D _____

    asked on March 28, 2019
  19. history

    please check my answer Describe the major territorial advances made by the United States in the 19th Century Ohio had been admitted by 1803 as a new state. Thomas Jefferson purchased the Louisiana territory from France in 1803, this was the Louisiana

    asked on April 20, 2009
  20. history

    what connection was made beetween imperialism and the American frontier? a. Imperialism would help close the frontier b. closing the frontier would spur competition c. imperialism would offer Americans a new frontier d. imperialism would make the world

    asked on March 27, 2009
  21. history

    which of Hitler's aggressive actions triggered World War II? a. invasion of Poland b. annexation of Austria c. invasion of the Rhineland d. demand for the Sudetenland help...

    asked on April 19, 2009
  22. history

    show how the ideas of the competing political positions on the creation of the new national government continued down to at least the time of the Civil War. so far i have.. the federalists pushed important new measures through Congress like the Alien and

    asked on April 20, 2009
  23. history

    the aim that Congress had in passing the War Powers Act was to a. give the President more power in using American forces overseas b. forbid the President from ever sending American forces overseas c. limit the President's emergency powers in sending troops

    asked on April 20, 2009
  24. history

    the rapid development of mass media during the 1920s a. promoted a mass migration to rural areas b. encouraged Americans to work longer hours c. promoted the creation of a national culture d. simplified life for most Americasn dont know....i'll keep

    asked on March 27, 2009
  25. history

    Which nation was not involved in the thirty years war? A.France B.Spain C.England d.Germany I think C is that correct?

    asked on January 24, 2018
  26. history

    Harding and Coolidge both based their foreign policy on a return to a. unionism b. nativism c. isolationism d. progressivism C?

    asked on April 19, 2009
  27. history

    why did a number of nations join to form NATO in 1949? a. to solve postwar problems as an agency of the United Nations b. to create an economic alliance against Germany and Japan c. to protect themselves from possible Soviet aggression d. to counter the

    asked on April 19, 2009
  28. History

    Which region was homw to the sioux? PLEASE GIVE ALL S+ANSWERS TO THE TEST!!

    asked on October 16, 2017
  29. history

    please check the small town, the medical business, and dishonest ministers were all targets of novelist a. Duke Ellington b. Sinclair Lewis c. Langston Hughes d. William Randolph Hearst B?

    asked on April 20, 2009
  30. history

    The progressive movement focused mainly on the problems of a. African AMericans b. urban residents c. tenant farmers d. nonunionized workers is it A or D?

    asked on April 20, 2009
  31. history

    i'm not sure where to find the answer to this question, I've searched google,..but it gives too much irrelevant information.please help what led the government to evacuate Japanese Americans from the West Coast? a. long-held prejudice, and fears inflamed

    asked on March 31, 2009
  32. history

    how did Woodrow Wilson's reform platform during the 1912 campaign differ from that of Theodore Roosevelt? a. Wilson supported federal regulation of business b. Wilson promised to preserve free economic competition c. Wilson supported tariff reduction d.

    asked on March 28, 2009
  33. anonymous

    Consider what you have learned about the geography and climate of Canada and the United States. Why do you think the United States has 10 times more people than Canada?

    asked on February 3, 2015
  34. history

    for my history assignment i have to write about immigration...i'm writing how immigration is good for the United States. can some one please give me some points on its benefits and drawbacks. so i can include it in my writing. thanks to anyone who can help

    asked on April 27, 2009
  35. history

    please check in Baker v. Carr the Court declared that congressional districts had to be apportioned on the basis of a. one person, one vote b. the desires of the party in power c. long-standing practice d. a loose construction of the Constitution A the

    asked on April 19, 2009
  36. history

    President Wilson convinced the Allies to a. divide the spoils of war among the victors b. accept his plan for the League of Nations c. make Germany pay heavy war reparations d. allow Germany to keep its overseas colonies B?

    asked on April 4, 2009
  37. history

    here's what i got for that question: question:compare the colonial empires of Spain, France and England in terms of their settlements, economic structure and political control. answer: The Spanish Empire was one of the largest empires in world history.

    asked on March 27, 2009
  38. history

    computers came into widespread use in the 1950s mainly because they became a. safer and easier to clean b. slower and easier to use c. smaller and faster d. larger and more powerful i don't know?

    asked on April 19, 2009
  39. history

    please check: what effect did the Bakke decision have on affirmative action? a. it legalized racial quotas for admission to medical schools b. it encouraged African Americans to apply to medical schools c. it signaled the start of a backlash against

    asked on April 19, 2009
  40. history

    i really need help on this, i've been trying to answer it for so long, please help me How did Woodrow Wilson's reform platform during the 1912 campaign differ from that of Theodore Roosevelt? a. Wilson supported federal regulation of business b. Wilson

    asked on April 14, 2009
  41. history

    the goal of wartime rationing was a. to speed up war production b. to distribute scarce items fairly c. to ensure business profits d. to end racial discrimination i cant find this in my book,...can you give me a helpful site , that i can use if i had to

    asked on March 28, 2009
  42. history

    why was the Open Door Policy important to the United States? a. it gave the United States territory in China b. it gave the United States access to millions of consumers in China c. it increased Chinese investments in the United States d. it kept European

    asked on March 28, 2009
  43. history

    an underlying cause of World War I was a. the ongoing dispute over the convoy system b. the web of alliances European nations created for their defense c. an alliance between the autocratic rulers of Germany and Russia d. American insistence on neutrality

    asked on March 27, 2009
  44. History

    what is the term meant for "A vote on an initiative" were doing a corssword the answer as far has 10 spaces and acording to my other answers to the cross word the second and fourth letters are "e" Also... "Name of the policies supported by Woodrow Wilson"

    asked on October 20, 2009
  45. history

    show how the ideas of the competing political positions on the creation of the new national government continued down to at least the time of the Civil War. so far i have.. the federalists pushed important new measures through Congress like the Alien and

    asked on April 20, 2009
  46. history

    is this correct? which of the following contributed to the migration from farms to cities in the late 1800s? a. streetcars b. a sharp decline in the need for farm labor c. cheap housing d. decreased demand for agricultural products B

    asked on April 20, 2009
  47. history

    1.a. which countries remained neutral during World War II? SWEDEN, SPAIN, IRELAND, TURKEY, SWITZERLAND (please correct me if i'm wrong) b. How did Britain's location help that nation to avoid a German invasion? (help) c. why might it have been a mistake

    asked on March 31, 2009
  48. history

    one sign that the economy might be weakening in the 1920s was a. the failure of many rural banks b. underproduction of consumer goods c. an increase in personal savings d. the collapse of large corporations this is too specific to find on the

    asked on March 31, 2009
  49. history

    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 had

    asked on March 27, 2009
  50. history

    the building of the Panama Canal was important because it a. helped stabilize the economies of Latin American countries b. improved relations between Colombia and the United States c. facilitated movement between Atlantic and Pacific ports d. promoted

    asked on March 27, 2009
  51. history

    the American dream of rising from "rags to riches" was reflected in a. Mark Twain's novel THE GILDED AGES b. novels of social protest c. Horatio Alger's RAGGED !@#$%^& stories d. minstrel shows A?

    asked on March 27, 2009
  52. history

    What do the United States and english bill of rights have in common?

    asked on January 11, 2018
  53. history

    one example of the shift in attitudes brought about by the women's movement was a significant change in a. racial discrimination b. men's treatment of women c. women's career goals d. homemaking tasks im not sure, is it C?

    asked on April 20, 2009
  54. history

    to finance World War II, the federal government did all of the following EXCEPT a. lauch bond drives b. raise income taxes c. use deficit spending d. reduce corporite profits any help..?

    asked on April 20, 2009
  55. history

    please check Jacob S. Coxey led a march on Washington to demand a. an end to the railroad monopoly b. better treatment of Mugwumps c. jobs for the unemployment d. honesty in American politics C

    asked on April 19, 2009
  56. history

    by the time NAWSA was formed in 1890, women could a. vote in local elections b. vote for President c. buy and sell property d. run for a national political office is it C?

    asked on April 19, 2009
  57. history

    the U.S. wanted to build a canal across Panama to a. show the French that it could be done quickly and cheaply b. establish American naval supremacy in the Caribbean c. cut travel time between the Atlantic and Pacific oceans d. stop the intervention of

    asked on April 19, 2009
  58. history

    please check what did the Office of Price Administration issue to consumers for buying scarce items? a. home-front coins b. credit cards c. ration books of coupons d. special armbands is it C?

    asked on April 19, 2009
  59. history

    some anti-imperialists feared the existance of a. foreign markets b. different races in the United States c. large standing armies d. a new frontier i'm not sure, is it B?

    asked on April 19, 2009
  60. history

    Why did the Watergate break-in occure? a. the Nixon White House wanted to get Daniel Ellsberg's psychiatric records b. the Committee to Reelect the President wanted to wiretap the Democratic National Committee c. the Committee to Reelect the President

    asked on April 14, 2009
  61. history

    can i please get some help with this: Why did the Watergate break-in occure? a. the Nixon White House wanted to get Daniel Ellsberg's psychiatric records b. the Committee to Reelect the President wanted to wiretap the Democratic National Committee c. the

    asked on April 14, 2009
  62. history

    3. In foreign affairs, perhaps Nixon's greateast accomplishment was a. abandoning realpolitik, or practical politics b. bringing about detente with the Soviet Union and with China c. establsihing the People's Republic of China d. ending the Vietnam War

    asked on April 14, 2009
  63. history

    please check these 1. in 1992, Carol Moseley-Braun became the first African American woman to a. run for Vice President b. be appointed to the Supreme Court c. be named Attorney General d. win election to the United States Senate D 2. In their 1994

    asked on April 13, 2009
  64. history

    Rachel Carson's Silent Spring focused national attention on the a. harmful effect of chemical pesticides b. health hazards caused by air pollution c. proper disposal of toxic wastes d. problems of nuclear power plants A please check this

    asked on April 5, 2009
  65. history

    pleases check this question for me What was the goal of the Selma March? a. to integrate bus terminal lunch counters b. to get more low-cost housing built c. to get voting rights legislation passed d. to abandon violent, militant tactics in favor of civil

    asked on April 4, 2009
  66. history

    in 1954, the Supreme Court ruled in Brown v. Board of Education that a. bus segregation was unconstitutional b. the federal government must increase financial aid to education c. separate but equal policy was wrong d. the government must provide loans to

    asked on March 31, 2009
  67. history

    can i get sites where i can find the answer which of the following is a reason the United States became involved in affairs in the Middle East following World War II? a. to limit Jewish immigration into the region b. to prevent oil-rich Arab nations form

    asked on March 31, 2009
  68. history

    please give me links from which i can find the answer to this question the North Atlantic Treaty Organization (NATO) was based on the principle of a. free trade b. collective security c. appeasement d. isolationism thanks:D

    asked on March 31, 2009
  69. history

    please help me with this why did Congress pass the Taft-Hartley Act in 1947? a. to protect union officials against undue invasion of privacy b. to raise wages c. to increase unemployment benefits d. to restrict labor strikes that threatened the national

    asked on March 31, 2009
  70. history

    which of the following was part of the New Deal legacy? a. guaranteed health insurance for all citizens b. an end to recessions in the economy c. a restored sense of hope among the people d. an end to discrimination against African Americans and women C?

    asked on March 28, 2009
  71. history

    the Niagara Movement called for a. legal segregation b. an end to immigration c. full civil liberties for African Americans d. more women's colleges i did'nt even come across this in my book ):

    asked on March 27, 2009
  72. history

    which best describes the Great Migration? a.the increase in European immigration during World War I b. the movement of African Americans to northern cities c. the movement of women into jobs formerly held by men d. the progress of Allied troops across

    asked on March 27, 2009
  73. history

    How did the Plessy v. Ferguson decision affect racial relations in the South? a. it forced white and African Americans to sue the same public facilities b. it allowed segregation to continue legally c. it improved the qualify of African American facilities

    asked on March 27, 2009
  74. history

    president Wilson convinced the Allies to a. divide the spoils of war among the victors b. accept his plan for the League of Nations c. make Germany pay heavy war reparations d. allow Germany to keep its overseas colonies D?

    asked on March 27, 2009
  75. history

    question: a great deal of America's success can be traced to the impact of inventions. Show how several of these developments helped the country to grow. my answer: Indoor electric lighting did not exist in 1865. The rising and setting of the sun dictated

    asked on March 27, 2009
  76. History

    By 1992, historical accounts of Columbus’s “discovery” of America differed markedly from those written in 1892, although few “new” facts about Columbus had been unearthed. Explain at least three changes in perspective that led to historians’

    asked on October 24, 2014
  77. geography

    what mountain range prevent moisture from the summer monsoon winds from reaching the interior of the subcontinent?

    asked on July 30, 2012
  78. history

    During the 1890s local storekeepers protested rural free delivery by the Post Office becaue they feared competition from mail-order businesses that offered a greater variety of goods at lower prices. Describe the challenges faced by local storeowners

    asked on April 28, 2009
  79. history

    i have a map of Chicago in my book, it shows how immigrants often settled in communities that had been established by others from their homeland, creating ethnic neighborhoods within cities. can someone please give me a few good and bad points to this

    asked on April 28, 2009
  80. history

    what are 3 questions you could ask farmers of the 1800s about new machinery and farming techniques that helped them farm the Great Plains.. can i please get some help or ideas?! thanks a lot!

    asked on April 27, 2009
  81. history

    show how immigration has helped to shape America and describe some of the barriers immigrants have faced in their struggle for equality i'm stuck on this question my teacher said the best answer will begin with colonists and go up through Irish/ Asian

    asked on April 21, 2009
  82. history

    after the war, women's magazines changed their emphasis to a. education and job skills b. homemaking, cooking, and child care c. women in the workplace d. famous battles of World War II i'm confused between B and C..i think its C?

    asked on April 20, 2009
  83. history

    for what consumer item did Robert de Graff create a vast new market? a. zippers b. movies c. paperback books d. trucks ?

    asked on April 20, 2009
  84. history

    can i please get some help with this question? which of the following contributed to the migration from farms to cities in the late 1800s? a. streetcars b. a sharp decline in the need for farm labor c. cheap housing d. decreased demand for agricultural

    asked on April 20, 2009
  85. history

    please help me with this because of its reliance on aircraft to carry nuclear weapons, the United States lagged behind the Soviet Union in a. hydrogen bomb testing b. spy plane technology c. missile development d. destroyer and cruiser construction thanks

    asked on April 20, 2009
  86. history

    international trade slowed down as a result of a. the Bonus Army's demands b. the election of 1932 c. the Hawley-Smoot tariff d. the Allies' payment of their war debts C

    asked on April 19, 2009
  87. history

    please help me with this question: how did the pattern of European immigration shift in 1890? a. from Jewish to Catholic Europeans b. from northern to southern and eastern Europeans c. from eastern to southern Europeans d. from eastern to western Europeans

    asked on April 19, 2009
  88. history

    can i please get some help with this what were two major components of Ronald Reagan's economic plan? a. expanding the government and reducing competition b. increasing the demand for goods and cutting the supply of goods c. encouraging business growth and

    asked on April 14, 2009
  89. history

    i really need help with this: In foreign affairs, perhaps Nixon's greatest accomplishment was a. abandoning realpolitik, or practical politics b. bringing about detente with the Soviet Union and with China c. establishing the People's Republic of China d.

    asked on April 8, 2009
  90. history

    please check these: To help improve conditions for migrant farm workers, Cesar Chaves organized a. a march on Washington b. a suite in the Supreme Court c. consumer boycotts of produce picke don nonunions farms d. the Mexican American Legal Defense and

    asked on April 4, 2009
  91. history

    please check president Roosevelt's progressive record included all the following EXCEPT a. conservation of forest land b. break-up of several trusts deemed harmful to the public c. regulation of food and drugs d. establishment of the Federal Reserve System

    asked on April 3, 2009
  92. history

    please check these: 1. Which of the following best describes Kennedy's domestic policy success? a. Congress supported nearly all his programs, but most were failures b. He had won a popular mandate that made passage of his programs easy c. He rarely

    asked on April 3, 2009
  93. government

    True Or False TheUnited States is sad to be following a policy of isolation when it joins a world organization such as the united nations.

    asked on March 31, 2009
  94. history

    which New Deal agency was created to help business? a. Federal Reserve Board b. National Recovery Administration c. Civilian Conservation Corps d. Home Owners' Loan Corporation B?

    asked on March 28, 2009
  95. history

    An important strategy used by American forces in the Pacific was a. blitzkrieg b. island-hopping c. kamikaze attacks d. the Bataan Death March D?

    asked on March 28, 2009
  96. history

    which of the following was a long-term effect of Prohibition? a. the consumer economy b. the growth of organized crime c. an end to alcoholism in the United States d. the riseof fundamentalism B?..or C?

    asked on March 27, 2009
  97. history

    key features of Republican administrations of the 1920s included a. expansionism and business regulation b. isolationism and laissez-faire business policy c. a buildup of armaments and armed forces d. reduction of quotas and increased immigration i have no

    asked on March 27, 2009
  98. history

    please help me with this question, thank you for anyy help show how the ideas of the competing political positions on the creation of the new national government continued down to at least the time of the Civil War. thank you veryy much..for any

    asked on March 27, 2009
  99. history

    In the english bill of rights only protestants could bear arms for defense , this is different than the United States Bill of Rights were pretty much anyone can bear arms? Is this right? Since the protestants were a religion. Not all the people.

    asked on January 11, 2018
  100. History

    Why did prime minister Diefenbaker refuse to accept american nuclear warheads but then Prime minister lester b pearson in 1963 signed a pact to arm bomarc missiles with american warheads? and how does this affect canada in 2016

    asked on June 11, 2016

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