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Why did the Persian emperor Darius invade Greece? He wanted to stop the fighting between Sparta and Athens. He wanted to avenge the defeat of his father, Xerxes. Athenians had helped Ionian cities when they revolted against the Persians. Spartan forces under King Leonidas had attacked several Persian cities.

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The UN best fulfills one of its purposes, that of ending global poverty, by promoting the Millennium Development Goals. the functions of the United Nations. UNICEF. the WHO.

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Why do firms try to avoid competition? They can set prices higher and earn greater profits. They can reduce production costs and earn higher profits. They can avoid taxes and thereby earn higher profits. They will have more money to advertise their products.

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Why was there no chance for lee to earn a victory at appomattox?

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Which of the following make up the structure of nearly all county governments? a. appointed bureaucrats b. boards or commissions c. a county judge d. elected officials e. a governing body f. a justice of the peace g. a mayor

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Which outcome could be considered a cost of voting? A.)Voting can result in a sense of pride. B.)Voting can put good candidates in office. C.)Voting can help influence government decisions. D.)Voting can be time consuming.

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A similarity between Henry VIII and Martin Luther was that bothA)formed new denominations that spread throughout Europe.B)were European monarchs who opposed the Catholic Church.C)were religious leaders who tried to change the Catholic Church.D)were excommunicated from the Catholic Church for their actions.

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How did the results of the 1956 uprisings in Poland and Hungary differ? A. Nikita Khrushchev ordered the leaders of the Polish uprising to be executed. B. Polish workers did not win the freedoms they sought from the Soviet Union. C. Hungarian students and workers won greater control of their government. D. Nikita Khrushchev responded with troops and tanks to the uprising in Hungary.

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Which early American civilization is this image connected to? A. Anasazi B. Olmec C. Maya D. Aztec

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What did President Reagan’s new approach to the Cold War reveal about his foreign-policy strategy?

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Which was one effect of McCarthyism in the 1950s? People examined issues related to civil rights. People felt a pressure to conform to avoid suspicion. People supported candidates that opposed McCarthy. People formed resistance groups to question it.

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After he gained control of the Roman Empire, Constantine moved the capital to A.Byzantium and renamed it Constantinople. B. Rome and renamed it Constantinople.. C. created a second capital in Byzantium. D. created a second capital in Constantinople.

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An important part of developing a policy to address the rising cost of college is

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Which best describes the conclusion of the Declaration of Independence? The colonists have certain rights that can never be taken away. The king has failed to protect the basic rights of the colonists. The king has treated the colonists unfairly in many ways. The colonies are no longer loyal to Britain’s tyrannical rule.

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What was typical of city tenement buildings?

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Which of the following groups had closer ties with the British than the French in the mid-1700s? 1.the Huron 2.the Ottawa 3.the Iroquois Confederacy 4.the Algonquin

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In which spiritual concept do most Hindus believe? A)Four Noble Truths B)Eight-fold path C)reincarnation D)caste

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Emily Dickinson and Gwendolyn Brooks were born __________. within the same decade one year apart during the American Civil War in different centuries

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One demand of the abolition movement, which grew out of the second great awakening, was

Timothy Norman

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The Egyptians modified the chariot in what two ways?

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Biomes can be classified geographically. Please select the best answer from the choices provided T F

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Which term best describes Russia’s transition to a market economy? compromised successful difficult corrupt

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Why did the Zimmermann Telegram between Germany and Mexico concern the United States? A)Germany promised to supply Mexico with U-boats to attack American commercial ships. B)Germany promised to set up a king in Mexico undermining democracy in the Americas. C)Germany promised to help Mexico reconquer Texas, New Mexico, and Arizona. D)Germany promised to invade the United States across the Texas-Mexico border.

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What was the guiding principle of Roosevelt’s Square Deal

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Which of the following tends to increase when a country is becoming more democratic? resources poverty literacy crime

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In brown v. board of education, who instigated the lawsuit

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Which of the following is not one of the themes frequently depicted during the Harlem Renaissance? a. liberation b. suffering c. freedom d. intellectual power

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Explain the role played by consumers , business and government in a market economy HINT: focus on the factor and product markets

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One reason city-states shifted to democracy was to give the citizens an incentive to perform military service. allow women and slaves to take part in government. allow citizens freedom of speech. prevent the aristocrats from gaining power.

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What was not true about the korean war the soviets provided support to north korea north korea claimed sovereignty of the entire Korean peninsula the war was at a stalemate by the end of 1951 the UN supported a police action The peace treaty was signed in 1953

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Select all that apply. In what five ways did the United States counter Soviet threats to free nations? Korean conflict the Bay of Pigs NATO and SEATO Marshall Plan Sino-Soviet Pact Vietnam

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Which of the following groups tended to favor tariffs? northern industrialists western farmers southern planters enslaved workers

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What was the main way that business leaders helped the war effort during World War II?

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Why was salt a necessary resource for west africa traders

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How does the text structure of "wilson's war message to congress" help to support his message? wilson focuses on a single fact to convince congress to go to war against germany. wilson presents both his opinions and facts to make a clear argument for war against germany. wilson offers only his opinions on why entering world war i is a strategic move. wilson details his viewpoint of the situation using little factual information?

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How did the development of new technology after world war 1 affect farmers It helped them produce better crops It helped them produce more crops It forced them to cut prices It forced them to raise prices

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Which statement best describes the political structure of the ancient Chavíns? The Chavíns developed city-states that were powerful but independent. The Chavín civilization included different groups unified under a single religion. The Chavín civilization was ruled by an emperor and had about four hundred tribute states. The Chavíns were run by representatives from different city-states.

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What was unique about Roger Williams’s Rhode Island colony?It was settled by people who wanted religious freedom.It was settled by people who were looking for Virginia.It was the only New England colony to tolerate people of all religions.It was the only New England colony with separation of church and state.

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In the 1960s, many members of the counterculture movement expressed their beliefs about property by

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What is an essential government role in market economies? to control prices and costs to prevent monopolies and collusion to provide luxury items to market goods and services

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Which new technology has most improved classroom instruction? e-mail social media tablet computers interactive whiteboards

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Which of the correct use of word emerged

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During the budget crisis of 1995, President Clinton vetoed the budget passed by Congress because of cuts to anti-crime programs. cuts to social programs. increases in healthcare funding. increases in funding for education.

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Suburbs tended to have: A. many jobs. B. not enough water. C. little diversity. D. few high-income areas.

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The aspect of a specific location that make people want to move away are called

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The growth of the service economy caused A. an increase in American blue-collar jobs. B. a decrease in new small businesses. C. an increase in worldwide average wages. D. a decline in U.S. union membership.

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During which period did the great migration mainly occur? A.1920-1940 B.1910-1930 C. 1890-1910 D. 1880-1900

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After Winning power, the jacobins sought strong leadership to face overwhelming challenges by

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The American Recovery and Reinvestment act provided support by? A) Bailing out financial institutions B) making loans to auto companies C) funding road and bridge construction D) working to ease the bank credit crisis

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