A result of the US recession that began in 2008 was a global recession. falling unemployment levels. higher job wages. banks making bad loans.
An infinitive is the base form of a verb plus A. a participle. B. the word to. C. the suffix –ing. D. a helping verb.
Which statement best describes a result of the Battle of Gettysburg? Europe withdrew its financial support for the Confederate government. Europe would not recognize the Confederacy as an independent nation. The Confederacy began to believe that it might win the Civil War. The Confederacy dealt a powerful blow to the Union military.
In the matrilineal society of Ghana, who was supposed to become king when the old one died? The king’s mother The king’s brother The king’s first-born son The son of the king’s sister
75 POINTS!!!! What was one success during the Reconstruction Era? a.) African Americans achieved and kept equal levels of elected offices. b.) The southern economy grew quickly. c.) Freed slaves achieved incomes equal to whites. d.) Southern states rejoined the Union.
The legacy of the League of Nations was that it provided aid to war victims. it served as a model for the UN. all the nations of the world joined. the United States served as the leader nation.
Two-thirds of those interned in the US between 1942 and 1945 were __________. Japanese citizens undocumented workers United States citizens Taiwanese citizens
What evidence best supports the conclusion that the Indus civilization had an organized government? A. City ruins show planning. B. Fossils suggest people farmed and hunted. C. Indus goods appear up in distant places. D. Pottery and other artifacts indicate artisanship.
Which region of the country is a center of manufacturing, transportation, and agriculture? 1 Northeast 2 South 3 Midwest 4 West
Which of the following best describes the religion of the empire of Ghana? Christian Animist Islamic Monotheistic
Clinton succeeded in getting a treaty signed between which two Middle East nations? Israel Egypt Iran Jordan
According to Muslim beliefs, why did Muhammad become a prophet? He was said to have received a message from an angel. He became a powerful military leader. He was said to have had a vision while he was sleeping. He was said to have been visited by several of the Muslim gods.
As a developing country reaches the status of industrialized, what happens to the birth rate? It decreases. It mirrors the death rate. It stays the same. It increases.
Which statement best describes how terrorism affects US foreign policy in the Middle East? The United States no longer supports Israel because of terrorist attacks. The United States supports Iran’s shah in spite of terrorist attacks. The United States no longer supports Iran’s shah because of terrorist attacks. The United States supports Israel in spite of terrorist attacks.
What was the most significant use of German submarines during World War I? a. deterring the expansion of the war b. Submarines were supposed to prevent a ground war in Germany. c. preventing the resupply of Allied Forces d. reducing overall casualties
What decision did the Allies make about the future of Germany at the Yalta Conference? A. They would destroy Germany’s ability to manufacture goods and trade with other nations. B. They would give western Germany to France and eastern Germany to the Netherlands. C. They would create homes and jobs for displaced persons in Germany. D. They would temporarily divide Germany among the Allies in order to help rebuild it.
2. What was a result of the bank failures that followed the stock market crash in 1929? A. The stock market was closed for years. B. Americans refused to work for publicly traded companies. C. There wasn't enough money in circulation to support a healthy economy. D. Investors began to buy businesses directly.
In the 11th century ____________ brought Islam in India? a. missionaries b. caliphs c. traders d. Crusaders
Which Constitutional Amendment directly resulted from the Civil War? (a) 1st (b) 10th (c) 13th (d) 17th (e) 21st
Which of these dating methods is capable of giving the most accurate age of an artifact? DNA tree rings radiocarbon dendrochronology
Which is one way religion has contributed to ongoing challenges in the Middle East? a It has prevented peace between Egypt and Israel. b It led to revolution in Iran. c It gave rise to the dictatorship of Saddam Hussein. d It prompted Israel to abandon its alliance with the United States
William Shakespeare’s plays contributed to Renaissance culture by satirizing the Catholic Church. describing an ideal society. creating complex characters. creating both books and art.
Read the quotation by Theodore Roosevelt.. “There is filth on the floor, and it must be scraped up with the muck rake; and there are times and places where this service is the most needed of all the services that can be performed . . . The men with the muck rakes are often indispensable to the well-being of society.” According to this quotation, which of the following best describes Roosevelt's view on journalism?
Passover is related to what event in Jewish history? A.God’s deliverance of the plague to Egyptian firstborns B.the forty years of traveling and wandering through the desert C.the creation of the five different books of the Torah D.Abraham’s covenant with God and promise to Jewish people