Children who have peers to actively play with tend to _____. fight with them develop physical skills get overwhelmed tattle on their playmates
Constitutional amendments can be proposed by a two-thirds vote of _____. A. Both houses of Congress B. The Senate C. All state legislatures D. The house of representatives
Which of the following is not a use for a weather radar? a. forecasting weather b. locating precipitation c. determining type of precipitation d. measuring temperature
When banks make loans, they put more money into the economy. This increases the _____. A.money supply B.interest rates C.stock prices
Ethical behavior covers a ________ range of conduct than legal behavior. wider more limited smaller less demanding
In what two ways did patrons support the Renaissance movement in Italy? They created innovative methods of painting. They opposed the church and its orthodox ideas. They encouraged the spread of arts and education. They developed complex architectural techniques. They provided financial support to artists.
Which statement explains why social media has impacted political campaigns? A. It is usually a quick and effective form of mass communication. B. It is always a free way for politicians to advertise. C. It is often not an effective way for citizens to criticize policy ideas. D. It is never difficult for a politician to get their message to voters.
A minor party that has broken away from a major party is called _____. a single-issue party a splinter party an ideological party an economic protest party
Tourism is the _______ industry in the world. A. fourth-largest B. largest C. third-largest D. second-largest
________ describes a proportion of difference among people that is attributed to genetics. heritability personality temperament trait
Please check my answers 1. Political parties and interest groups differ in which of the following ways? A. Individual interest groups infuse more money into politics than political parties. B. Interest groups represent ideologies of members, whereas political parties do not represent ideologies. C. Political parties focus on a wide range of issues; interest groups are more narrowly focused. D. The two major political parties rarely welcome the support of interest groups. My guess is D. 2. How has the data shown in the infographic impacted American democracy? A. These forms of media are more accurate than other forms. B. The mass media provide citizens with information more quickly than in the past. C. The mass media are subject to more governmental censorship. D. The mass media are dependent upon public financing. My guess is B. 3. American media is effective at doing which of the following? Select all that apply. A. highlighting positive news stories B. holding public officials accountable C. influencing the public agenda D. providing equal coverage of all issues My guesses are C&D
Elijah Muhammad, a leader of the Nation of Islam, believed that African Americans should assert themselves against white power. segregation was detrimental to achieving black power. integration was the answer to achieving racial equality. nonviolent resistance was the only type of effective protest.
What was one negative consequence of the British raj’s rule in India? Sanitation and public health continued to suffer.
1. The law of supply states that as the price of a good declines, the quantity supplied of that good remains the same. decreases. increases. disappears 2. The graph shows a point of equilibrium. 2. What is the price at which equilibrium is achieved? $8 $9 $10 $30 3. What is one cause of scarcity? an abundance of resources limited resources renewable resources a choice of resourcesDownload png
What type of government combines both unitary and confederal political systems? (A) Federal (B) Totalitarian (C) Direct Democracy (D) Legitimate
A worker who is part of a profit-sharing plan would be happiest if her employer ______. a. made a large profit b. made a small profit c. made no profit d. made a tiny profit
The United Kingdom, France, and Israel fought against Syria Sudan Egypt Russia over rights to the Suez Canal.
What invention allowed for the development of small personal computers? A. Satellites B. The Internet C. The fax machine D. The microprocessor
How much was spent by candidate Phil Gramm on his presidential bid? 1.6 million dollars 7.6 million dollars 8.6 million dollars 9.6 million dollars
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.
The European Union has positively affected the economies of Europe by A) refusing to allow countries to trade with each other. B) allowing England to become the richest European country. C) lowering or eliminating barriers that slow down trade between countries. D) making taxes on imported goods higher and promoting economic independence.
Abraham Maslow, noted psychologist, theorized that people were motivated by Answer money, more money, and even more money. time pressures. unmet needs. greed.
A criticism of the works progress administration’s creation of artistic and infrastructure jobs was that roosevelt was enacting a second new deal. that roosevelt was treating the wealthy unfairly. that the program gave too much power to the government. that the program took too much power from the government.
The research arm of the federal reserve is the _____. a. board of governors b. federal reserve district c. federal advisory council (fac) d. federal open market committee (fomc)
The primary cause of the first Gulf War (1990-1991) was A) the Iraqi army's sudden invasion of Kuwait. B) Iraqi possession of weapons of mass destruction. C) repeated attacks by the Iraqi navy on civilian targets within Israel. D) Iraq’s testing of a nuclear device as part of a test of its weapons program.