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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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The major stages of roman imperial expansion before 100 b.c.e. included a. the involvement and seizures of the hellenistic kingdoms in the eastern mediterranean. b. the defeat of the gauls by sulla and pompey. c. revenge for the death of cincinnatus at the hands of the latins. d. only military, not economic considerations. e. seizure of the atlantic coastline of northwestern africa to outflank carthage.

The major stages of roman imperial expansion before 100 b.c.e. included a. the involvement and seizures of the hellenistic kingdoms in the eastern mediterranean. b. the defeat of the gauls by sulla and pompey. c. revenge for the death of cincinnatus at the hands of the latins. d. only military, …

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What was the main goal of the military reconstruction act

The main goal of the military reconstruction act is : C. The act divided the south into five military districts and put officers in charge of making sure states rewrote their constitutions This Act was created to punish the Radical Republicans for their Actions during the Civil War

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Which of the following items could serve as a primary source for a historian studying the American Civil War? A. A journal written by a Civil War soldier describing a major battle B. A map of important Civil War battles printed in a military history textbook C. A documentary film describing important Civil War generals D. An essay about Civil War soldiers written by a modern graduate student

Answered by answersmine AT 22/10/2019 – 02:51 AM The correct option is A.There are two basic sources which an author can draw from when writing an article. The first one is primary source and this refers to an account of an event or history by a person who actually witness …

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Which of the following describes a major difference between classical Greece and Persia? A. Greece granted more liberal rights to women and allowed citizens to have more control over the government. B. Classical Greece provided all citizens with political rights, while Persia did not allow for any political rights. C. Classical Greece was organized into independent city-states, while Persia was ruled over by a single empire. D. Classical Greece had an enormous military force, while Persia’s military was small and disorganized.

Answer: C. Classical Greece was organized into independent city-states, while Persia was ruled over by a single empire. Explanation: The classical greek empire was actually a compound of independent city states that had more or less the same political and social structure, te base of the social pyramid were the …

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How did the decline of the Ottoman Empire help cause World War I? A. The Germans' refusal to ally themselves with the weakening Ottoman Empire upset the balance of power. B. The weakening Ottoman presence in Iraq allowed foreign agents to start rebellions in the area. C. The Ottomans' increasing dependence on English military power led to international tensions. D. The end of centralized Ottoman control in the Balkans led to growing instability in the region.

How did the decline of the Ottoman Empire help cause World War I? A. The Germans’ refusal to ally themselves with the weakening Ottoman Empire upset the balance of power. B. The weakening Ottoman presence in Iraq allowed foreign agents to start rebellions in the area. C. The Ottomans’ increasing …

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F military time is 0145, what time is it on a regular clock? A. 12:45 P.M. B. 1:45 P.M. C. 1:45 A.M. D. 12:45 A.M.

Answered by answersmine AT 22/10/2019 – 03:21 AM The answer is C, 1:45 A.M., military time uses the leftmost 2 digits for the hours and the right most 2 for minutes. Military time does not reset back to 1 after reaches 12 hours and continues. This means times such as …

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Which of these people believes in the divine right of knights ? a. someone who believes the kings power comes from god b. someone who believes the kings power comes from the law c. someone who believes the kings power comes from the military d. someone who believes the kings power comes from the people

Your answer will be:  C. someone who believes the kings power comes from the military. Knights, were armored military units, sometimes on horses that are usually in an army to help protect their leader. IF a king doesn’t have the support of troops, he literally cannot reign. So you will …

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Read the excerpt from President Eisenhower’s State of the Union address on February 2, 1953. A cardinal ideal in this heritage we cherish is the equality of rights of all citizens of every race and color and creed. We know that discrimination against minorities persists despite our allegiance to this ideal. Such discrimination—confined to no one section of the Nation—is but the outward testimony to the persistence of distrust and of fear in the hearts of men. This fact makes all the more vital the fighting of these wrongs by each individual, in every station of life, in his every deed . . . I propose to use whatever authority exists in the office of the President to end segregation in the District of Columbia, including the Federal Government, and any segregation in the Armed Forces. What is the president’s purpose for including these details? to inform his listeners about laws in the District of Columbia to inform his listeners about the work of the US military to persuade his listeners of the importance of equal rights to persuade his listeners to vote for him for president

to persuade his listeners of the importance of equal rights The excerpt begins with the statement about cherishing equal rights of all citizens. It then talks about how discrimination is still occurring. He then pledges to end segregation in all places where he has the power to do so: Washington …

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In August, 1799, The French Egyptian Expeditionary Force was facing disaster. What three military efforts were being brought against the French army?

Answered by answersmine AT 22/10/2019 – 04:03 AM While Napoleon was getting destroyed in Egypt and his army was having a tough time, the allies gathered around him to open three new fronts, which were Italy, Switzerland, and the Netherlands, where they prepared to strike him while he was involved …

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What term is used to encompass all of a nation’s activities that are directed at conducting relations with other countries, including military operations and diplomatic activities?

Answered by answersmine AT 22/10/2019 – 04:43 AM The term used to encompass all of a nation’s activities that are directed at conducting relations with other countries, including military operations and diplomatic activities is foreign policy. These are set of policies that are set by a country to protect the …

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A confederate victory at antietam in september 1862 probably would have won the confederacy independence because a. the border states would have joined the confederacy. b. the union armies were already heavily demoralized. c. lincoln would have been unable to issue the emancipation proclamation. d. the republicans would have lost the subsequent congressional elections. e. france and britain were on the verge of recognizing the confederate government and providing it with critically needed military assistance.

When the Texan revolution broke out and the war for independence began in 1835, Goliad was seen as a solid military stronghold because there was an important military supply barracks in the Fort of the Bay, built by the former Spanish Army. Goliad was located halfway between the port of …

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Select true or false: a military professional must utilize any means necessary to contribute to the common good.

Answer: Americans will pay more for goods produced in Mexico in 2011. Explanation: This is a situation of devaluation of the dollar in relation to the Mexican peso. If in 2009 the dollar was worth 16 pesos, but in 2011 it is 14, it means that the purchasing power of …

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The First Reconstruction Act divided the South into how many military districts? three five seven ten

1- The correct answer is B, as one result of the Great Society was that the lives of many underprivileged Americans improved. The Great Society was a set of US national reform programs announced by President Lyndon B. Johnson for the first time in a speech at Ohio University on …

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How were the French Revolution and the American Revolution different? A) the French revolutions were protesting a foreign colonial government while the American revolutionaries were fighting against their own government B) the French Revolution was led by powerful aristocrats while the American Revolution was started by the common people C) The American Revolution was a violent military conflict while the American Revolution was an intellectual and political debate led by Enlightenment thinkers D) The American Revolution succeeded in establishing the long-term representative government while the French Revolution eventually produced a dictatorship

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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Which Greek city-state was known for its great military strength and disciplined ways of life?

1- The correct answer is B, as one result of the Great Society was that the lives of many underprivileged Americans improved. The Great Society was a set of US national reform programs announced by President Lyndon B. Johnson for the first time in a speech at Ohio University on …

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Which rhetorical appeal does Mark Antony use in the above excerpt? Mark Antony uses an appeal to ethos by first recalling the memory of Caesar’s military success and then showing his body stabbed by the conspirators. Mark Antony uses an appeal to pathos by first recalling the memory of Caesar’s military success and then showing his body stabbed by the conspirators. Mark Antony uses an appeal to logos by first recalling the memory of Caesar’s military success and then showing his body stabbed by the conspirators. Mark Antony uses an appeal to symbolism by first recalling the memory of Caesar’s military success and then showing his body stabbed by the conspirators.

Hey there! Correct answer is D. Comma or Period Inside Rule A. Question mark or exclamation point inside: those are not really necessary. B. Colon or semicolon: not, a semicolon would divide the whole sentence and it would be shorten; a colon would work but after requested, when there is …

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How did Radical Republicans respond to Ku Klux Klan violence? They became even more radical. They gave more rights to black Southerners. They abandoned their effort at Reconstruction. They passed a law that established military control of the South.

1. We are all free and equal. We are all born free. We all have our own thoughts and ideas. We should all be treated in the same way. 2. Don’t discriminate. These rights belong to everybody, whatever our differences. 3. The right to life. We all have the right to life, and to …

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In what way was President Roosevelt’s foreign policy similar to that of Woodrow Wilson? They both believed internationalism was the best for the country. Like Wilson, he believed that he should build up the military. Both Wilson and Roosevelt wanted to create alliances. They bought sought peace.

Here are the following effects of loose money and tight money policies on the actions being listed. A. A loose money policy is usually implemented as an effort to encourage economic growth. This can lead to inflation when uncontrolled. The effects are: 1. Borrowing becomes easy 2. Consumer buys more 3. Since …

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Why was Catherine the Great’s acquisition of a warm-water port so important for Russia? Select all that apply. It demonstrated Russia’s rising power. It slowed Western influence on Russia. It limited Ottoman Turkish expansion. It fostered a military alliance with Sweden. It improved the ability to conduct trade.

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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Read the excerpt from The Code Book. More than a hundred million e-mails are sent around the world each day, and they are all vulnerable to interception. Digital technology has aided communication, but it has also given rise to the possibility of those communications being monitored. According to Zimmermann, cryptographers have a duty to encourage the use of encryption and thereby protect the privacy of the individual: A future government could inherit a technology infrastructure that’s optimized for surveillance, where they can watch the movements of their political opposition, every financial transaction, every communication, every bit of e-mail, every phone call. Everything could be filtered and scanned and automatically recognized by voice recognition technology and transcribed. It’s time for cryptography to step out of the shadows of spies and the military, and step into the sunshine and be embraced by the rest of us. In the excerpt, the purpose of the statistic “more than a hundred million e-mails” is to show that digital information is widespread and available to monitoring. most e-mails that are sent are not viewed by the government. encryption has been used by the military but not ordinary citizens. e-mail is a good way for people to communicate nowadays.

Answer: Gather references, and prepare your résumé. Explanation: Before a job interview, it is advisable to prepare a copy of your résumé and references, as well as bring a pen and notepad. The rest of the alternatives are incorrect because asking the company to keep your résumé on file is …

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According to Karl Marx, who were the bourgeoisie? A. The clergy B. The military C. The upper class D. The working class

Karl Marx developed the economic theory of communism. Further Explanation: One of Karl Marx’s most famous contributions came in his book the Communist Manifesto. This book explained Mark’s views on government, the economy, and ultimately lead to the creation of communism as an idea. A communism system is one that …

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Which paragraph summarizes Julius Caesar’s life best? Julius Caesar was born into a powerful family. He became a successful military general and politician, eventually becoming dictator of Rome. He was assassinated in 44 BCE. Julius Caesar came from humble beginnings. He worked his way up, becoming Rome’s president. He was assassinated in 44 BCE. Julius Caesar came from humble beginnings. He became a successful military general and politician, eventually becoming Rome’s dictator. He died naturally in 44 BCE. Julius Caesar was born into a powerful family. He worked his way up, becoming Rome’s dictator. He died naturally in 44 BCE.

Which paragraph summarizes Julius Caesar’s life best? Julius Caesar was born into a powerful family. He became a successful military general and politician, eventually becoming dictator of Rome. He was assassinated in 44 BCE. Julius Caesar came from humble beginnings. He worked his way up, becoming Rome’s president. He was …

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