Why is Catholicism a major religion practiced in Latin America? (1) Spain conquered and colonized much of Latin America. (2) Disputes over international boundaries within Latin America were settled by the pope. (3) The traditional beliefs of Africans were incorporated into the cultures of Latin America. (4) The Church provided Latin America with a strong central government.
A group of young politicians called the War Hawks wanted to restore national honor by A. letting Native Americans keep their land. B. leading an invasion of British-held Canada. C. capturing Florida Territory from the Spanish. D. building a professional army and navy.
Why did the collapse of communism lead to increased mortality in Eastern Europe? A. Those who tried to restore communism were killed by the government. B. Many people were poor, and there were no more free health services. C. Fighting broke out in cities, and many people lost their lives. D. Doctors were not sufficiently trained to treat patients.
A major legacy of President Johnson's domestic policy is civil rights legislation Vietnam mobilization reduced federal debt
What is one way that Darius united the Persian empire? A) He forced conquered people to adopt Persian customs and religion B) he personally oversaw every branch of the Persian government C) he standardized coinage and other aspects of the Persian economy D) he expanded his empire through peaceful means rather than conquest
What was one similarity between the Mayas, the Incas, and the Aztecs? They all dug canals. They all created calendars. They all built roads. They all built temples.
The white line politically dividing Korea represents the Iron Curtain the Berlin War the 38th parallel
What can you tell about the cartoonist's opinion of political leaders ?. . . A-Politicians are under the control of monopolies.. B-Politicians are trying to stop monopolies.. C-Monopolies are created by politicians in Congress.. D- Monopolies pay high taxes to support the United States.
Which of the following cities was known as the Byzantine Empire’s economic and religious center? Carthage Ravenna Constantinople Antioch
What type of person is being depicted in the cartoon shown above?. Northerner bringing donations to help freedmen. white Southerner who supported the Radical Republicans. Northerner traveling to the South to make money. former Confederate leader moving out of the South
Which sentence uses the proper convention for dates? Join us on June 10, 2011! Doors open early 2010, November 28. Offer ends August, 17 2012. Call by 26, July 2013.
Which countries had no imperialistic (empire-building) motives for entering World War II? United States Great Britain Russia Germany
Herbert Spencer used the concept of social Darwinism to defend the concepts of philanthropy and generous giving. the rise of poverty and the mortality rates of less fortunate people. the evolution of the human species and the will to survive. the need for immigration and equality between the classes.
Upon inauguration in 1933, President Franklin Roosevelt attempted to: A. blame foreign leaders for the economic crisis. B. lay out his policies in exact detail. C. calm the fears of the public. D. reduce expectations for government solutions to the economic crisis.
In 1832, the Ordinance of Nullification declared that one state would A). not allow the construction of the national road. B). support the Force Bill to preserve the Union. C). not collect tariffs imposed by the federal government. D).secede from the Union and no longer be part of the US.
Which of the following was part of the Geneva Accords that ended French colonial rule in Indochina? (1 point) Vietnam was divided into two countries. The Vietcong were declared an outlaw group. The United States was given control over Vietnam China was given responsibility for overseeing elections.
What was the Federalists’ argument for not adding a separate bill of rights to the Constitution? It might be used later to limit rights that weren’t originally listed. It was unnecessary because everyone had been granted basic freedoms. It was unnecessary because the new government had limited power. It might be used later to free enslaved people in the west.
Why did a group known as theologians arise during the Roman Empire rather than the Roman Republic? They wrote about Christianity which had not yet developed during the Roman Republic. They wrote about Roman conquests that happened after the Roman Republic declined. They wrote about the tetrarchy form of government that was used during the Roman Empire. They wrote about the development of Stoicism during the Roman Empire.
Why did the US government create the Warren Commission? A.because they wanted to prevent future presidential assassinations B.because Jack Ruby refused to explain why he killed Oswald C.because the public questioned the details of Kennedy’s assassination D.because Lee Harvey Oswald’s explanations were not believable
What were zoning laws designed to primarily to do? A. encourage growth of heavy industry B. separate functions within a city C. create immigrant ghettos D. protect water from pollutant
Joseph stalin admitted that american military production... a. did not affect the outcome of world war II b. began too late in world war II to help the allies c. during world war II helped, rather than harmed, the axis powers d. was crucial to the allied victory in world war II
Which event occurred directly after the Boston Tea Party? the Stamp Act the Intolerable Acts the Boston Massacre the Battle of Lexington