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The open door notes a. established an american diplomatic post in china. b. argued that people in new island territories did not have u.s. citizenship rights. c. announced support for chinese autonomy. d. claimed an american sphere of influence in japan.

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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In the essay “the impact of the protestant reformation,” there is much discussion of the individual now being able to study scripture for himself or herself. this not only affected their view of the church but also the state. how has this influenced how we in america today view freedom, government, and rights

In the essay “the impact of the protestant reformation,” there is much discussion of the individual now being able to study scripture for himself or herself. this not only affected their view of the church but also the state. how has this influenced how we in america today view freedom, …

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6. Thurgood Marshall was the NAACP lawyer who argued the Brown v. Board of Education case before the Supreme Court. True False 7. How did America react to news that the Soviet Union was the first to put a man in space? with threats of military action with pride in human achievement with determination not to lose the space race with indifference 8. Who assassinated John F. Kennedy? Lee Harvey Oswald John Connally Neil Armstrong Jack Ruby 9. Which of these organized movements by African Americans to fight segregation was first? the Selma, Alabama, voting rights campaign the mass march on Washington, D.C. the “children’s crusade” in Birmingham the Montgomery, Alabama, bus boycott 10. What factors helped create the prosperity that many Americans enjoyed in the 1950s? Many Americans had more money to spend, increasing demand for automobiles and other big-ticket items, and thus creating more jobs. The middle class grew in size and enjoyed comfortable living in suburban communities. Television helped advertisers reach a wider market, and Americans were encouraged to buy the many products they saw in ads. all of the above

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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1. Medicare provides free or low-cost medical insurance to welfare recipients. True False 2. In response to labor strikes that threatened to cripple the nation, Harry S. Truman threatened to draft business owners into the military. True False 3. The Civil Rights Act of 1964 made segregation illegal in which of the following? private universities churches public accommodations country clubs 4. The hot line established in 1963 did all of the following except make communication in a crisis easier. link the White House and the Kremlin. ease Cold War tensions. ban nuclear testing. 5. Advertising revenues for TV and radio increased dramatically. True False

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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How did some states respond to the Constitutional amendments that gave African Americans rights as citizens

The First Amendment to the Constitution says: Congress should make no law regarding a foundation of religion, or disallowing the free exercise thereof, or shortening the right to speak freely, or of the press; or the privilege of the general population serenely to amass, and to request of the Government …

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What are the rights that we have

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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PLEASE HELP!!!!!!!!Which answer best matches a complaint outlined in the Declaration of Independence which was later adopted as one of the amendments in the Bill of Rights? A. The right to fair trade B. The right to bear arms C. The right to a fair trial D. The right to not be unduly taxed

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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Many Floridians are concerned about gun control. Some people believe that limiting access to firearms may make the nation safer. Others believe that this goes against their rights as Americans. What about a compromise? Keep all firearms, but add a new, large tax on ammunition. Which change to the article would show bias in favor of one side of the gun-control debate? “It is important that we reach a compromise!” “Many Floridians think that the gun-control issue is important to address.” “Most people know that limiting access to firearms will make the nation safer.” “Others believe that this goes against their constitutional rights as Americans.”

Answer: C) Nations begin to rely on each other for things they cannot produce themselves. Explanation: Globalization can lead to interdependence among nations. One of the most common ways in which this happens is through free trade. When two countries trade, they exchange goods and services. If the relationship is …

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For what two reasons did the Radical Republicans in Congress want to grant voting rights to former slaves?

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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Which statement most likely left her audience with a lasting impression about the need for change? A. What we need are laws to protect working people, to guarantee them fair pay, safe working conditions, and protection against layoffs. B. There is a concentration of women in lower paying, menial, unrewarding jobs and an incredible scarcity in the upper level jobs. C. It is true that part of the problem has been that women have not been aggressive in demanding their rights. D. If a young college-educated woman walks into an office for an interview, the first question she will be asked is, “Do you type?”

Technician is a worker trained with special skills, especially in science and engineering. 1. Agricultural technician – gathers crop or animal samples for scientific testing. (Agricultural: used for farming or relating to farming.) 2. Hydorelectric technician – Analyzes water for envinromental issues, such as drought, pollution, or erosion. (Hydroelectric – …

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Which of these facts BEST supports Congresswoman Chisholm’s thesis statement that there is a need for legislation that supports equal rights for women? A. “When women apply for a job they are asked if they can type.” B. “More than half the population is female but only two percent of them hold managerial positions.” C. “There is an unspoken assumption that women do not have executive ability.” D. “Women have not been aggressive in demanding their rights.”

Answer:   Set only in the South.   Disturbed and twisted characters who are outcasts. Explanation:   Southern Gothic literature was a style of writing used by the American South and the stories were set in that region.   Common themes of that type of literature were about disturbed and …

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The tenth amendment was added to the bill of rights because the framers believe in the principle of

The Civil Rights Act expanded the federal government’s power. Further Explanation: The Civil Rights Act was one of the most important civil rights legislation passed in the 1960’s. This law essentially outlawed discrimination in the work place and public places on the basis of race, sex, national origin, gender, etc. …

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How is the “declaration of rights” of florida’s constitution similar to the bill of rights of the u.s. constitution?

Jefferson comprehended “unalienable rights” as fixed rights given to us by our Creator as opposed to by government. The accentuation on our Creator is urgent, in light of the fact that it demonstrates that the rights are lasting similarly as the Creator is perpetual.   Further Explanation:   Preamble of …

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What were goals of the French Revolution? Check all that apply. a.) writing a constitution b.) ending absolute rule c.) lowering taxes for the rich d.)protecting individual rights e.) ending the class system

Answer: Augusto Pinochet was a Chilean general and politician, dictator of that country in the period between 1973 and 1990. He was appointed commander-in-chief of the Chilean Army on August 23, 1973, by President Salvador Allende, replacing the resigned General Carlos Prats. On September 11 of the same year, in …

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What city (spelled backwards) was the destination of 3 separate Civil Rights marches? yremogtnoM (Montgomery) amleS (Selma) notgnihsaW (Washington) None of these

Answer: The correct answer is C. The California Gold Rush did not create a serious labor shortage in California but on the contrary, as it generated a massive expansion of labor in that state. Explanation: The California Gold Rush was a social phenomenon occurred in the United States between 1847 …

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In addition to traditional events like bake sales and car washes, young activists have raised money through more creative means. Many use special occasions, such as birthdays and bar or bat mitzvahs, to ask their friends and families to donate money to animal rights, rather than give gifts. Why does the author most likely include these details? to illustrate that young activists pressure others to donate money to show that young activists are more generous than non-activists to emphasize the dedication and generosity of young activists to highlight that young activists are irresponsible with money

Whether or not you agree or disagree, I do not know. But I will give you my opinion and if you need me to come up with another paragraph, just ask. Mankind has come a very far way with technology development, so far in fact, driverless cars are beginning to …

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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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How does the incorporation doctrine protect individual rights expressed in the bill of rights

Answer:  a. separation of powers Further detail/explanation: The “Separation of Powers” principle was an idea embedded into the plans for American government by our founding fathers, based on their reading of Enlightenment political theory.  The terminology “separation of powers” was introduced by Charles-Louis de Secondat, the Baron of Montesquieu.  (Usually he’s …

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Which best describes black participation in politics during Reconstruction? Black paricipation in politics was limited only to voting in local elections because restrictions on voting rights were so stringent. Blacks did not participate in politics during Reconstruction because they were limited in voting rights and an understanding the process. Blacks participated in politics in very high numbers, with most states electing multiple African Amerians to high ranking office within reconstructed governments.

Posted in History The correct answer is actually Blacks participated primarily through voting, while a few distinguished African Americans were elected to high positions in government. Most of the governing people were white politicians who came from the north to establish themselves and gain political power, but there were African-American …

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A state constitution states that it has been written to establish justice, maintain order, and perpetuate liberty. This closely aligns with which section of the US Constitution? A. The Preamble B. the Bill of Rights C. the articles on separations of powers D. the article on the legislative branch

Answer: D.Prolonged conflict between Jewish and Palestinian people inhabiting the land Explanation: The history of Israel as a State begins with its proclamation of independence in 1948. This historical fact was achieved after more than sixty years of political and diplomatic efforts by Zionism to establish a sovereign nation in …

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