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.
Which aspect of government does the United States have in common with the Roman Republic? Two consuls run the executive branch. Senators are elected into office for life. There are three branches of government. Governors are chosen by members of assemblies.
Select the items that apply to money made from precious metals and paper. easily divisible valuable durable hard to transport
Before Grant could capture Richmond, he first had to defeat Confederate forces in _____. Fredericksburg Vicksburg Gettysburg Petersburg
People who are against capital punishment argue that it violates the First Amendment Second Amendment Fifth Amendment Eighth Amendment
Groups have a common identity but not shared expectations. Please select the best answer from the choices provided T F
Which of the following best explains why Parliament repealed the Stamp Act in 1766? Parliament agreed with the American colonists that the act was unfair. Colonial legislators were threatening to impose their own taxes. Colonists’ boycotts of British goods were hurting British trade. The British passed the Declaratory Act, which replaced it with a heavier tax.
Wallerstein's periphery nations are the same nations that fall inside the Brandt Line. Please select the best answer from the choices provided. T F
What kind of economy uses a free-enterprise system? a. closed economy b. command economy c. market economy d. traditional economy
Which statements accurately describe Count Camillo de Cavour? Check all that apply. 1 Cavour increased the church’s influence in Italy. 2 Cavour favored rapid industrial growth in Italy. 3 Cavour opposed expelling Austria from Italy. 4 Cavour led the expansion of Sardinia’s influence. 5 Cavour became the new king of Sardinia in 1852.
Which is an example of cooperative federalism 1.) the federal government sets aside money for scientific research 2.) a state passes laws that differ from federal laws 3.) a state takes congress to court to challenge a law 4.) the federal government grants government lands to the states
Which best describes the idea behind the "invisible hand"? producers decide what to make for consumers, which guides the economy. producers and consumers work together, which guides the economy. government sets policy for producers and consumers, which guides the economy. consumers decide what they need and want to buy, which guides the economy.
At what level is a grand jury a guaranteed right? a. criminal case c. state level b. federal level d. civil court
4. Peasants in China _________. a. account for very little of the nation’s overall production of food b. are given less opportunities to make profit than ever before due to harsh communist control by the Chinese government c. have experienced a dramatic shift because many left farming and moved to cities to work in factories d. must give all of their earnings from production to the Chinese government.
The development of many new businesses helps limit A.)unemployment. B.)taxation. C.)revenue. D.)risk.
Which statement is true of a government where there is no separation of powers? Judges decide the legality of laws passed by the legislature. The people’s rights are guaranteed. One person rules and has absolute power. The legislature is divided into different branches.
Which of the following types of cases would have to begin in a state-level court? disputes over interpretation of the Constitution disputes related to federal officials while in office disputes arising from accidental damage to property disputes that arise from laws that govern immigration
Which most likely was Persia’s most valuable asset? A. its canals B. its cotton crop C. its mines D.. its oil supply
Which scenario is an example of a moral dilemma? A man finds a wallet and must decide whether to return it or use the money to pay for his wife’s lifesaving surgery. A boy needs to decide whether togo to a local college and major in aeronautics or into the military as a foot soldier. A student must choose between taking an introduction to art class or a class on child psychology. A woman must decide if she will stay in her hometown with her friends and family or move far away
An aristocracy, middle class, and slaves are examples of what kind of structure? social political religious cultural
Asbestos is commonly found in buildings and structures built before what year? A. 1960 B. 1980 C. 1990 D. 2000