What was one goal held by some advocates of the progressive movement? providing welfare for the poor establishing a national bank promoting conservation creating a laissez-faire economy?
Immediately following World War I, the economy in the United States A: suffered. B: prospered. C: was unaffected.
What is one benefit of a dual-income household? It provides more money because there are two salaries. It allows more time to take care of household needs and responsibilities. It eliminates the need for day care or other arrangements. It clears schedules, allowing more opportunities to participate in leisure activities.
(05.05 MC)How did the ideals of Mary Wollstonecraft influence the later development of the Western world? a.Wollstonecraft's ideals contributed to the end of slavery in the United States. b. Wollstonecraft's ideals helped lead to increased political power for women. c. Wollstonecraft's scientific experiments created an early form of computing. d. Wollstonecraft's opposition to war became a cornerstone of the peace movement.
What style of art was adopted as a means of spreading Christianity during the Counter-Reformation? A)Catholic B)Jesuit C)baroque D)Semitic
Arrange the events involving Iran in chronological order. The Islamic Republic of Iran is established. Iraq attacks Iran. The US Central Investigation Agency (CIA) helps overthrow Mohammed Mossadegh. Shah Reza Khan steps down from power. Mohammed Reza Pahlavi succeeds his father.
Why does the Central Intelligence Agency have more freedom of action than other federal agencies? a. Both its budget and operations are secret. b. It answers to Congress only for its financial needs. c. It carries out U.S. foreign policy under the FBI. d. The agency doesn't report to anyone.
In 2002, congress agreed with president george w. bush that _____. american troops could invade iraq if necessary the u.s. military should return from iraq saddam hussein should remain the leader of iraq the united states should establish a colony in iraq
Most of the options people have to fund retirement today A.) are adequate for all retirees B.) have been around since 1795. C.) are all government funded D.) have relatively short histories
PLZ HELP ASAP!!!!!!!! WILL GIVE BRAINLEIST!!!!!!! what was one reason many africans resisted european colonization efforts A) they were concerned about not receiving enough money to develop an education system B) they disagreed with many European ideas and cultures C) they wanted to work cooperatively with the Europeans to improve their country D) they were envious of European technologies and industry
Select all that apply. History is the story of the interaction between _____. environment ideas societies people
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
During the ���golden age,��� the chinese were leaders in what industry? agriculture handicrafts shipbuilding weapons manufacturing
During what period did the Chinese become leaders in the shipbuilding industry? A)the Manchu Revolution B)the Golden Age C)the Han Restoration D)the Song Revival
In which kind of government does a small group have a firm control over a country?A. representative democracyB. monarchyC. totalitarianD. oligarchy
Which statement best describes the focus of abortion opponents today? A.They focus on restricting when abortions can occur. B.They focus on outlawing all abortions. C.They work both to restrict and to outlaw abortions. D.They use persuasion instead of legal battles.
In 1688, slavery was condemned in a resolution written by A) formerly enslaved people. B) colonial governors. C) Christian ministers. D) German Quakers.
Courts that try cases are called courts of a. original jurisdiction. b. exclusive jurisdiction. c. appellate jurisdiction. d. concurrent jurisdiction.
What type of school does the term “higher education” refer to? elementary schools middle schools high schools graduate schools
(01.02 LC) Which of the following is not associated with one of the pillars of Islam? Charity Fasting Sacrifice Rest on the Sabbath
Who did the framers decide could set the taxing legislation? a. executive branch c. justice branch b. legislative branch d. voters
What international organization was founded by the Treaty of Versailles? North Atlantic Treaty Organization the United Nations Organization of Free Nations the League of Nations
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 did President Roosevelt believe was the best way to prevent future wars? A. divide Germany into zones of occupation B.create an international peacekeeping organization C.intimidate the Soviet Union by using atomic bombs on Japan D.weaken the Soviet Union by prolonging the war in the Pacific