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El Dia de Los Muertos (the Day of the Dead) is celebrated in Mexico with offerings of flowers, pottery, food, and toys. In the Far East, festivals of the dead include family reunions and ceremonial meals at ancestral tombs. In the United States, the national holiday Memorial Day honors military members who lost their lives serving their country. Many cultures remember those who have died with formal observances and festivals. Which of the following best summarizes the paragraph? A. There are many different cultures in the world. B. El Dia de Los Muertos is celebrated in Mexico, and Memorial Day is celebrated in the United States. C. In the Far East, festivals of the dead include family reunions and ceremonial meals at ancestral tombs. D. Festivals held in honor of the dead are observed in many places throughout the world

El Dia de Los Muertos (the Day of the Dead) is celebrated in Mexico with offerings of flowers, pottery, food, and toys. In the Far East, festivals of the dead include family reunions and ceremonial meals at ancestral tombs. In the United States, the national holiday Memorial Day honors military …

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A person may do as he or she chooses in this country a. because the Constitution guarantees that right. b. because the Supreme Court has ruled that to be a right. c. as long as that person does not infringe on the rights of others. d. as long as that person does not criticize others.

A person may do as he or she chooses in this country a. because the Constitution guarantees that right. b. because the Supreme Court has ruled that to be a right. c. as long as that person does not infringe on the rights of others. d. as long as that …

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What happened in this sentence? El campesino estiró mucho pero la planta madura no salió. A. The plant developed poorly. B. The farmer couldn't uproot the plant. C. The farmer began working in a plant. D. The plant was moved out to the country.

What happened in this sentence? El campesino estiró mucho pero la planta madura no salió. A. The plant developed poorly. B. The farmer couldn’t uproot the plant. C. The farmer began working in a plant. D. The plant was moved out to the country.

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How might having a large percentage of uninsured people negatively affect the entire country

The uninsured people affects the entire country or more specifically, the insured ones by: 1. Insured people will less likely have a low regular source of care and the benefits befitting those who are insured. several of them are provided with delayed care 2. Insured people will feel unsatisfied of …

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Hernán Cortés arrived in Mexico in 1519, resulting in the conquest of the Aztecs and Incas. Which country did Cortés travel to the Americas for? Portugal , Spain, England, France

Answer: Spain is the correct answer. Explanation: Hernan Cortes was Spanish conquistador, he conquered the Aztec empire in central America. He first sailed for Saint Domingo in 1504, then to Cuba in 1511. He was assisted by Diego Velazquez in the conquest of the island. Later he led to an …

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When did the Mongols flee from China, thereby ending the Yuan Dynasty? A) once they realized that China was very different culturally from life on the steppes of Asia B) as soon as they realized that China was actually a much poorer country that they thought C)after the death of Kublai Khan, when Chinese peasants revolted D) when the emperor of the Ming Dynasty convinced Kublai Khan to give up power

When did the Mongols flee from China, thereby ending the Yuan Dynasty? A) once they realized that China was very different culturally from life on the steppes of Asia B) as soon as they realized that China was actually a much poorer country that they thought C)after the death of …

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Why was the country-wide spread of a postal system and paper currency important to China? A) to spread the image of the emperor through stamps and coinage B) to keep news and wealth flowing throughout the country C) to unite the Chinese people D ) to give jobs to Chinese postal workers and bankersI actually ended up going with: B) to keep news and wealth flowing throughout the country Havent found out if i was correct or not.

Why was the country-wide spread of a postal system and paper currency important to China? A) to spread the image of the emperor through stamps and coinage B) to keep news and wealth flowing throughout the country C) to unite the Chinese people D ) to give jobs to Chinese …

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Why were the mujahideen fighting in Afghanistan in the 1980s? A.Because U.S. oil companies had taken over the country and took away all the profits B.Because the Iran/Iraq war spread into Afghanistan, as Khomeini and Hussein supported different Afghani groups. C.Because the Soviet Union had troops supporting a Communist government that went against local traditions D.No answer is correct.

The correct answer is C.Because the Soviet Union had troops supporting a Communist government that went against local traditions The soviets sent troops to help a local government of socialists and communists to rule the country. The Mujahadeen were religious and wanted to stop this so they took help from …

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Indicate which of the following countries you would most likely be visiting in the situation given. You are going water skiing for Christmas break You are going to the galápagos You are visiting the birthplace of pancho villa You go to valcán poás You visit the palacio real where the kings and queens of the country once lived

Indicate which of the following countries you would most likely be visiting in the situation given. You are going water skiing for Christmas break You are going to the galápagos You are visiting the birthplace of pancho villa You go to valcán poás You visit the palacio real where the …

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In which country has constant ethnic conflict between Arabs and black Africans been the most important obstacle to democracy? A. the Democratic Republic of the Congo B. South Africa C. Kenya D. Sudan

In which country has constant ethnic conflict between Arabs and black Africans been the most important obstacle to democracy? A. the Democratic Republic of the Congo B. South Africa C. Kenya D. Sudan

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This country severely restricted the rights of its nonwhite citizens under a policy called apartheid, but since 1997 has made progress towards equality. The country described in the sentence above is __________. A. Kenya B. Somalia C. South Africa D. Sudan

The correct answer is C. South Africa Explanation: “The apartheid” was a legislation system that promoted racial segregation and that took place from 1948 to 1990 in South Africa. During this period, the country legislation was based on “white supremacy” which is the idea that white people are superior and …

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6. What is a major corporation that includes a number of smaller companies in unrelated industries? a consumer mandate a franchise a conglomerate none of the above 7. What was “white flight”? middle-class white Americans leaving the cities for the suburbs rural poor moving to the cities middle-class white Americans leaving the suburbs for the cities urban poor moving to the country 8. In this case, the Supreme Court required criminal courts to provide free legal counsel to those who could not afford it. Gideon v. Wainwright Miranda v. Arizona Baker v. Carr Brown v. Board of Education 9. In 1896, in _______, the Supreme Court ruled that a Louisiana law requiring “separate but equal” public accommodations was constitutional. Sweatt v. Painter Plessy v. Ferguson Morgan v. Virginia Brown v. Board of Education of Topeka 10. Who gave the “I Have a Dream” speech during the march on Washington? A. Philip Randolph Robert Moses Martin Luther King, Jr. Bayard Rustin

Industrialization led to rising imperialism because 1) show of power: As one makes new technology, they would either want to test it out or show the other nations that what they produce is ground-breaking and the best. Usually if it is military technology, you would want to test it out, and …

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What is the largest European city that isn’t actually the capital of a country

Answer: Western culture, sometimes balanced with Western enlightenment, Western lifestyle or European civilization. Five factors which are contributing to Europeanization of culture refers to; the heritage of social norms moral implications established inheritances faith system politics Addition to above five factors, particular artifacts and technologies originated or associated with Europe …

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In what kind of government does a small group have a firm control over a country

Answer: The answer is C. In order to carefully control conditions and confirm or disconfirm a hypothesis about the causes of behavior, one must perform an experiment. Explanation: Experimental research allows the researcher to control all the variables in order to create the conditions that can confirm or disconfirm a …

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Using the chart, identify an example of absolute advantage for the United States over either Country A or Country B. Be sure to identify the product and the country. Explain how the availability and use of a natural resource may impact advantage.

Using the chart, identify an example of absolute advantage for the United States over either Country A or Country B. Be sure to identify the product and the country. Explain how the availability and use of a natural resource may impact advantage.

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Studies continue to prove that if a girl stays in school she will strengthen her family, community, and nation. A long list of benefits of educating a girl in a developing country compiled by the World Health Organization includes later marriages, smaller families, better hygiene, greatly increased likelihood that further children will receive education, and my favorite – greater confidence. A bicycle is a simple, sustainable tool that eases long travel distances and encourages girls to stay in school. —Foreword to Wheels of Change, Leah Missbach Day What is the central idea of this passage from the foreword?

Here are a few pointers; hope this is useful) Ovation-by definition- is show of appreciation from an audience, for a person’s accomplishments or flaw. “Everyone deserves a standing ovation because we all overcometh the world.” A person’s accomplishment could be how they made a positive change in this world, strong …

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South America is located of northern Africa. , which is both a country and a continent, is located of Southeastern Asia. Mexico is a country of , which is located of Africa.

The Reformation actually started after Columbus’s landing in North America.  Treaty of Tordesillas in 1494 was forced on Spain and Portugal by the Pope. The Pope basically said that all lands in the New World belonged to Spain and all new non-Christian lands in the Eastern Hemisphere belong to Portugal. …

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Smitty’s car breaks down on a country road. He starts walking toward home at a rate of 1.25 miles an hour. After 0.75 hours, he is 3 miles from home. What is the point-slope formula for this information.

Answer: (A) Step-by-step explanation: It is given that lines v and w are parallel, then from the given figure, ∠2 and ∠6 form corresponding angle pair, therefore ∠2=∠6. A.∠2+∠6=180°, his is incorrect because ∠2 and ∠6 form corresponding angle pair and are equal. B.∠5≅∠8 because ∠5 and ∠8 form vertically …

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