What style of art was adopted as a means of spreading Christianity during the Counter-Reformation? A)Catholic B)Jesuit C)baroque D)Semitic
In the 1850s, who was the other party in Dred Scott’s court case? A) his owner Sandford B) his owner’s widow C) his enslaved worker D) the state of Missouri
What type of school does the term “higher education” refer to? elementary schools middle schools high schools graduate schools
Under New Deal reforms, the biggest change to the traditional role of the federal government was A.a higher degree of government regulation of business and the economy. B.a lower degree of government regulation of business and the economy. C.decreased government support for private/public partnerships. D.increased government support of laissez-faire capitalism.
What was the idea behind Manifest Destiny? that all Africans are inferior to the Americans and thus have no other societal role than to be slaves that America was the most powerful world nation and had a duty to mediate all world conflicts that a Christian America had the responsibility to teach the rest of the world its religion that it was right for Americans to extend their way of life from the Atlantic to the Pacific
What led to the beginning of the Renaissance? A) the rediscovery of ancient national epics such as Beowulf, which led to the rise of European nationalism. B) the rediscovery of the Greek and Roman classics, which led to a flowering of art and culture in Europe. C) the translation of the Greek and Roman classics, which led to a revival of Greek and Roman religion. D) the translation of the Greek Bible in Europe, which resulted in greater emphasis on reformation.
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.
Congress lacked the money it needed to pay off the government’s war debt because _____. it could not regulate trade with foreign nations the national currency was too weak it could not levy taxes to raise revenue the money was used to prevent internal rebellions
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.
What would have happened in 1818 if Missouri had joined the Union as a slave state? a No other territory would have been granted statehood. b The balance of power in Congress would have shifted. c States in the North would have been forced to legalize slavery. d There still would have been fewer slave states than free states.
An account of the first recorded pandemic in human history was written by _____. A. Pericles B. Zeus C. Thucydides D. Justinian
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.
Genghis Khan died following a military campaign against _____. the Mongols the Central Asians the Tanguts the Mamluks
The Minoan culture, located on the island of Crete, __________. was the first urban civilization to develop in Europe created the first written literature of the ancient world erected giant tombs called pyramids tried to remain isolated from other ancient cultures
Two-thirds of those interned in the US between 1942 and 1945 were __________. Japanese citizens undocumented workers United States citizens Taiwanese citizens
When a court has original jurisdiction, a case _____. is heard on appeal involves a federal crime must be heard there first involves a foreign government which one is correct?
W. E. B. Du Bois was a sociologist and activist who: fought for the political and social rights of African Americans. founded the Universal Negro Improvement Association. supported the accommodationist approach. supported the “back to Africa” movement.
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