Which statement best describes the public policy process? A. guidelines that control the nation’s economy and legal system B. laws that guide international trade and foreign relations C. a set of steps taken to develop an approach to solving a problem D. a series of debates open to the public on important issues
Which is a function of regulatory agencies? encouraging business compliance creating legislation for businesses encouraging negative externalities creating new business opportunities
When ideally should parents first communicate their expectations? A.) Expectations don't need to be communicated; they should be apparent B.) At the time of the behavior C.) After the consequence D.) Before the behavior starts or the child is in the situation
Taxes and government regulations are part of the ________________ environment of business. a. political / legal b. competitive c. social d. technological
What explains the increase in life expectancy in Botswana? A. the increased availability of jobs and an improved economy B. access to antiretroviral drugs, HIV/AIDS education, and widespread HIV/AIDS testing C. a series of military takeovers that stabilized the political system and led to education reform and increased literacy rates D. a recent military coup that led to an improved healthcare system
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.
Hayden started smoking marijuana with friends regularly after school. She is most likely going to produce healthy levels of dopamine and strengthen her impulse control experience conditioning in her brain that will cause cravings improve her emotional control and develop her decision making reduce her need for dopamine and decrease her tolerance
Select all that apply select the items that describe perfect competition Identical products One seller Open entry and exit Price taker
Which of the following statements concerning correlation analysis is not true? A. A researcher may claim that one variable influences another if test results are significant. B. A researcher may claim that variables are related to each other if test results are significant. C. A researcher may claim that one variable causes another to occur if test results are significant. D. A researcher may claim that one variable can predict the outcome of another if test results are significant.
The Emancipation Proclamation affected the Union’s Civil War efforts by a.allowing the Union to turn its attention away from slavery. b.increasing the number of available troops for the Union. c.forcing Southern slaveholders to free enslaved people. d.forcing Northern African Americans to join the Union army.
_______ health insurance coverage pays for at least part of hospital costs and fees. A. Basic. B. PPO. C. HMO. D. Major medical
The golden rule is helpful to us because it is ______. a. universal b. easy to understand c. ethically sound d. all of the above
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.
A critical period is a phase during which a. exposure to certain experiences is needed for proper development. b. children frequently disobey and resist their parents. c. parents frequently show impatience with a child's slowness in becoming toilet trained. d. children become able to think hypothetically and reason abstractly.
How do the media affect which issues the public thinks are important? A. by the number of stories they report on an issue or the amount of time they spend covering an issue B. by telling people what opinion they should have on an issue C. by including multiple sides of an issue during a news report D. by the number of advertisements or commercials they sell in support of an issue
The mental operation of ___________ governs what we do, how we do it, and how quickly we do it. conation affectation cognition metacognition
Irish women who immigrated to the United States worked as _____. domestic servants bakers railroad workers canal diggers
A leader who shields her workers from the negative consequences of an action is practicing ______. a. accountability b. decisiveness c. honesty d. vision
Exercising with a friend or partner will enhance your safety. Please select the best answer from the choices provided. T F