Why did Francis Townsend advocate federal support for retired Americans in the 1930s? a.he lost his fortune due to New Deal reforms b.he pitied people who did not have pensions c.he was forced to retire by younger people d.he retired with only $100 saved
!!!HELP!!! Population growth during the Gilded Age was due in large part to A)unemployment among workers. B)an improved food supply. C)better health care. D)immigration to the United States.
Which of the following is a cause of the challenges to Social Security? a. economic depression c. ageism b. longer life expectancies d. increasing dependency ratio
If Roosevelt’s judicial reform had been passed, how would new judges have been appointed? on the basis of the years of experiences of sitting judges on the basis of the age of sitting judges on the basis of the workload of the Supreme Court on the basis of the will of the people on the basis of the number who had retired
The executive branch is made up of _____.senators and representatives the president and the vice president people who work at the white house more than two million people
Of the following taxes, what is the name for the taxes that all homeowners must pay? A) Sales Tax B) Income Tax C) Excise Tax D) Property Tax this is for econ.
Which agency distributes blood? american red cross american cancer society center for disease control world health organization?
After their attack on Pearl Harbor, what did Japanese leaders do next? They offered peace terms to the United States. They tried to gain as much territory in the Pacific as possible. They invaded the West Coast of the United States. They sat back and waited for the United States to take action.
The U.S. Integrated Ocean Observing System (IOOS) is best described as _____. A. a public and private partnership to increase understanding of the oceans B. a program to improve ocean safety C. a partnership aimed at protecting the environment D. all of the above
Select the policies that are intended to encourage economic growth. _increasing government spending. _raising taxes. _reducing interest rates. _increasing the money supply.
Which is a function of regulatory agencies? encouraging business compliance creating legislation for businesses encouraging negative externalities creating new business opportunities
Which best describes how a proxy war differs from a traditional war? A) The opposing powers in a proxy war engage in a propaganda war. B) The opposing powers in a proxy war use others to fight on their behalf. C) The opposing powers in a proxy war use trade and economic means to fight each other. D) The opposing powers in a proxy war never openly acknowledge their involvement.
Why were Renaissance artists influenced by ancient Greek and Roman temples and buildings? The artists worked close to the temples and buildings. The artists read books about the temples and buildings. The artists traveled to visit the temples and buildings. The artists saw paintings of the temples and buildings.
Which of the following is a power the Constitution allows that could limit individual rights? a. It allows all individual rights to be suspended during times of national emergency. b. It allows the judicial branch has the sole authority to restrict rights when necessary. c. It allows the president to add statements that place restriction on rights based on court case decisions. d. It allows the legislative branch to make necessary and proper laws to maintain stability and security.
After a bill has been introduced, what happens next? It is debated on the floor. It is sent to the other house. It is reviewed in committee. It is approved by a vote.
In 1 or 2 sentences, mention two disadvantages of early forms of money, such as limestone, cattle, and shells.
Which statements describe effects of changes in information technology? Check all that apply. 1) Economists are better able to predict how resources should be allocated. 2) Governments can make better economic policy decisions. 3) It has become more difficult for businesses to identify when shortages will occur. 4) The amount of time to share data between locations has steadily increased. 5) Employment in information technology sectors has grown.
What was the name of the belief system that considered wealth to be a measure of "fitness"? A. Segregation B. Social Darwinism C. Moral Relativism D. Revivalism
Which of these activities might create eustress? a.getting engaged b.being robbed c.moving to a new apartment d.both a and c?
Children who have peers to actively play with tend to _____. fight with them develop physical skills get overwhelmed tattle on their playmates
When banks make loans, they put more money into the economy. This increases the _____. A.money supply B.interest rates C.stock prices