Which of the following best describes the US government? A. Executive rule B. Dictatorship C. Direct democracy D. Representative democracy
The position of the United States toward Latin America in the 1800s can be characterized as? aggressive. colonial. warlike. protective. i have seen this question on here multiple time with everyone saying a different answer so please only answer if you really know. thank you (:
Who is credited with first using cost-benefit analysis? a. Adam Smith b. Jules Dupuit c. Alfred Marshall d. John Maynard Keynes
Slavery expanded with the growth of _____. (A)public education (B)cotton plantations (C)freight shipment (D)northern industries
The main form of West African government was A) democracy. B) bureaucracy. C) aristocracy. D) autocracy.
The person most nearly meeting the description of the Renaissance ideal man was: John Calvin Michelangelo Henry VIII Leonardo da Vinci
Beginning in 1820, states changed voting rights to include all taxpaying white males. male and female landowners. adult white males. wealthy white males.
A person or group dissatisfied with the decision of the Florida Supreme Court could appeal the case to their U.S. District Court could appeal the case to the U.S. Supreme Court has no recourse because each state's supreme court is a court of last resort has no recourse because each state's supreme court is an appeals court
Which of the following was part of the Civil Rights Act of 1964? A. Discrimination in employment based on race was banned. B. Segregation in schools was declared unconstitutional. C. African Americans gained the right to vote. D. Poll taxes were eliminated.
How did the invention of the cotton gin in 1793 affect the use of slave labor in the south? although the cotton gin affected the tasks performed by enslaved workers, the number of workers needed remained constant. although the cotton gin did not alter the tasks performed by enslaved workers, the number of workers sharply increased. because the cotton gin was so efficient, plantation owners needed fewer enslaved workers to produce cotton. because the cotton gin processed cotton so quickly, farmers needed increasing numbers of enslaved workers.
What goals of the populist party were eventually achieved? A. Graduated income tax B. Regulation C. Flexible monetary system D. All of the above I have been stuck on this question for about 30 minutes now and I just really need some help. If you have textbook pages I could look at to find the answer that would work too! I go to Connections Academy.
Who enforced anti-slave trade laws by sending warships to intercept slave ships? the Spanish the Portuguese the Dutch the British
Nationalism encouraged people with a shared identity to a) declare war on all those who did not share their beliefs. b) separate themselves from those who were unlike them. c) be open to other people’s traditions, ideas, and beliefs. d) convince other people to share their common bonds.
While fighting in the war in Vietnam, American soldiers often... a.were able to locate and defeat the enemy quickly. b.used guerrilla warfare tactics to confuse the Viet Cong. c.set up hidden camps in villages and underground locations. d.had trouble finding attackers in the dense jungles.
What did US car companies produce during World War II? airplanes and tanks military uniforms and helmets guns and ammunition food and first-aid supplies
Help please! I need you to check my answers because i need to pass! 1.)A state judge decides that, because a couple lived together for many years, they must split their assets equally between them now that they have ended their relationship, despite not being legally married. He bases his decision upon other court cases in the same state. which type of law is the judge applying to this case? a.) criminal law b) common law c.) grand jury law d.) equity law <=== i think this one 2.) which of the following are types of crimes defined under criminal law? select all that apply. There are 2 answers. -civil -common - felony <=== i think this one -misdemeander <=== i think this one -tort 3.)A woman is asked to serve on a jury. Instead of hearing two sides of the case, she only hears from the prosecutors, who ask the jury to decide whether they think someone is probably guilty. The state will only arrest the person and hold a formal trial if the jury feels it would result in a conviction. On which kind of jury is the woman serving? A. a grand jury B. a petit jury C. a bench jury <=== i think this one D. a common jury
A key element of the Fourth Amendment is that searches and seizures must be serious. merciful. practical. reasonable.
What was the pattern of Mongol settlement in Russia? A:The Mongols only built up cities with existing churches. B:The Mongols built new cities in Russia. C:The Mongols only built up Russian cities that were deemed vitally important. D:The Mongols built up all Russian cities.
Which is the best example of an effect of the Harlem Renaissance on music? It brought ragtime to a wider American audience. It brought spirituals to many African American churches. It brought jazz to a wider American audience. It brought the blues to many African American churches.
In 1912, socialism reached its peak in the United States when a. two Socialists were elected to the US House of Representatives b. a socialist candidate was elected president. c. the majority of Americans expressed support for socialism d. the Socialist Party developed into a political force that lasted through the 1920s
Which illustrates the proper outline for a judge’s opinion on a case? A. describing case facts, describing judicial opinion, analyzing law, applying precedent B. describing judicial opinion, applying precedent, describing case facts, analyzing law C. analyzing law, applying precedent, describing case facts, describing judicial opinion D. applying precedent, describing case facts, analyzing law, describing judicial opinion
Read the first paragraph of “Economy” from Walden. When I wrote the following pages, or rather the bulk of them, I lived alone, in the woods, a mile from any neighbor, in a house which I had built myself, on the shore of Walden Pond, in Concord, Massachusetts, and earned my living by the labor of my hands only. I lived there two years and two months. At present I am a sojourner in civilized life again. Which best describes how this paragraph relates to the rest of “Economy”? It compares and contrasts the author’s beliefs about nature with civilized society’s views of nature. It compares and contrasts civilized life with the author’s solitary time in the woods. It provides context for the rest of the excerpt by noting that the author no longer agrees with what he wrote. It provides context for the rest of the excerpt by explaining when and where the author wrote it.
Who mostly lived in tenement houses during the nineteenth and twentieth century? A.) middle class B.) upper class C.) lower class D.) aristocracy
Compare the conservation efforts of the National Wildlife Refuge System to the Pacific Region Coastal Program.