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What was the purpose of Hoover’s Reconstruction Finance Corporation? a)to raise taxes on foreign imports b)to open soup kitchens and bread lines c)to provide loans and resources to businesses d)to give direct aid to Americans

The correct answer is – alms. The alms is the pillar that is referring to giving to the poor and needy. It is practiced by lots of Muslims, and it is considered as an act of solidarity towards the followers of the faith that are in dire need of it. …

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The chartering of a second Bank of the United States to lend money and the passing of the ________________ slowed the flow of expensive British imports that had previously hurt American businesses. a. Tariff of 1912 c. Tariff of 1822 b. Tariff of 1816 d. none of the above

Answer: Exhilarating In literature, “mood” refers to the general feeling that a piece creates within the reader through the use of words and descriptions. In this excerpt, the author gives several descriptions that make the situation sound difficult, unpredictable and exciting, such as: “deafening noise,” “made the alarm… more intense,” …

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Civics Assume the European Euro is increasing in exchange value compared to the U.S. dollar. Who will benefit most in this situation? A U.S. family traveling throughout Europe A European company that imports electronics from the U.S. A European company that imports Asian foods An international travel agency based in Florida

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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True or false: when a country is too small to affect the world price, allowing free trade will never increase total surplus in that country, regardless of whether it imports or exports as a result of international trade.

Initial investment on Jan 1, 2013 = (500 shares)*($24 per share) = $12,000 Dividend collected at the end of 2013 = $2.50*500 = $1,250Dividend collected at the end of 2014 = $4*500 = $2,000Dividend collected at the end of 2015 = $3*500 = $1,500Mony received from sellng the 500 shares at …

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Sugar plantations were the backbone of the European American Hawaiian economy. Sugar was also the main Hawaiian export to the United States. For many years, Hawaiian sugar was sold tariff-free in the United States. In 1890, the US Congress passed the McKinley Tariff Act Tariff Treaty of Nanjing Tariff Treaty of Kanagawa , which removed tariffs on all foreign sugar imports. This change meant that Hawaiian sugar producers had to compete with other nations in the US market.

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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What was Tecumseh’s main goal in working with the British? (A) to divide the attention of American soldiers (B) to draw the United States into the War of 1812 (C) to ensure access to British imports (D) to protect American Indian lands from white settlement

-Munich Agreement — an agreement that allowed Germany to take control of the German-speaking areas in Czechoslovakia . The Munich Agreement was approved and signed during the night of September 30, 1938 by the heads of government of the United Kingdom, France, Italy and Germany, with the aim of solving …

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1. jackson focused on the needs of the ___________ man.2. in the election of 1828, the u.s. electorate ___________ (increased or decreased?)3. what was the spoils system that was instituted by president jackson?4. what did the 1832 worchester v. georgia case have to say about georgia’a a s control over the cherokee nation?5. more than 25% of cherokee died on a forced march called the _______ ___ _________.6. why did jackson not like the bank of the unites states?7. in an effort to “kill” the bus (bank of the united states) before its charter expired, jackson removed u.s. _____________ from the bank.8. the specie circular (coin act) was an executive order issued by jackson in 1836. it required that all payments for government land had to be in gold and silver. this was done to stabilize the loan practices and the fact that too many bank notes were issued. however, jackson’a a s action triggered an economic recession known as the panic of _____.9. southerners viewed _________ (or taxes on imports) as helping the north at the south’s expense.10. no southern state was more upset about the 1828 tariff than ________ ________. their anger resulted in something known as the nullification crisis.11. what does the term “nullification” mean?12. ___________ debated daniel webster about states’ rights v. nationalism. it is widely believed that webster won these debates. however, this issue would not truly be resolved until the peace that followed the civil war.

Answer: Georgia didn’t send representatives to the First Continental Congress, for although Georgians opposed British trade regulations, many hesitated to join the revolutionary movement. They were self-sufficient, and a growing colony. And they thought they needed the protection of British troops against a possible Indian attack. Explanation: The First Continental …

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In the 1800s, to increase their exports and decrease their imports, the Chinese demanded the Europeans pay them in _______

Answer: Education, opportunity, land and regular pay. Explanation: The Buffalo Soldiers, as they were called, are those African American solders who served in the 10th Cavalry. They served along the Texas frontier from Fort Richardson along the Red River to Fort Bliss in present day El Paso. Buffalo Soldiers were …

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