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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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Why did the American leaders believe that US territories were safe from Japanese attack? They had negotiated an agreement for Japan’s withdrawal from China. They believed the embargo had made Japan too weak to attack. They thought the distance between the United States and Japan was too great. They expected Japan to attack Germany next.

Why did the American leaders believe that US territories were safe from Japanese attack? They had negotiated an agreement for Japan’s withdrawal from China. They believed the embargo had made Japan too weak to attack. They thought the distance between the United States and Japan was too great. They expected …

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Dr. nygard is interested in learning about the immigration experiences of syrian migrants in maine. after surveying 15 migrants in maine, he concludes that all migrants in maine have experienced racism and discrimination since coming to the united states. dr. nygard can _______ the results to other migrants from syria in maine.

Let’s look at one sentence in the text above: “After surveying 15 migrants in Maine, he concludes that all migrants in Maine “… So, what happened is that he asked a few immigrants a question, and then assumed that the answer is also true for all the immigrants. This kind …

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What was the cause of the brief recession in the United States in 1918 and 1919? A) the flood of refugees from war-torn Europe B) a cut in income taxes C) a decrease in the labor pool D) the change from wartime to peacetime production

the cause of the brief recession in the United States in 1918 and 1919 was: D) the change from wartime to peacetime production Before entering this time period, a large portion of united states’  production was focused on war machines, weapons, and supplies to accommodate world war I. After the …

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3. For which research paper topic would the information be organized in chronological order? the arguments for new voting rights legislation the role of banks in the national economy the duties of the President of the United States the events leading to the stock market crash of 1929

3. For which research paper topic would the information be organized in chronological order? the arguments for new voting rights legislation the role of banks in the national economy the duties of the President of the United States the events leading to the stock market crash of 1929

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Which of the following does NOT describe the War on Terrorism? It began in response to the September 11 terrorist attacks. It affected the domestic and foreign policies of the United States. It ended once the Taliban regime in Afghanistan was defeated. It significantly altered the direction of the George W. Bush presidency.

Which of the following does NOT describe the War on Terrorism? It began in response to the September 11 terrorist attacks. It affected the domestic and foreign policies of the United States. It ended once the Taliban regime in Afghanistan was defeated. It significantly altered the direction of the George …

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“That you want us to call him Nikhil.” “That is correct.” Mrs. Lapidus nods. “The reason being?” “That is our wish.” “I’m not sure I follow you, Mr. Ganguli. Do you mean that Nikhil is a middle name? Or a nickname? Many of the children go by nicknames here. On this form there is a space—” “No, no, it’s not a middle name,” Ashoke says. He is beginning to lose patience. “He has no middle name. No nickname. The boy’s good name, his school name, is Nikhil.” Mrs. Lapidus presses her lips together and smiles. “But clearly he doesn’t respond.” “Please, Mrs. Lapidus,” Ashoke says. “It is very common for a child to be confused at first. Please give it some time. I assure you he will grow accustomed.” Which statement best explains how Lahiri explores conflict brought on by globalization? 1.Lahiri uses descriptions to compare elements of traditional schooling in different cultures. 2.Lahiri uses the characters’ actions to show how people from different cultures can work together to resolve conflicting values. 3.Lahiri uses the setting to highlight her opinions on the educational systems in both the United States and India. 4.Lahiri uses dialogue to show how people from different cultures can have difficulty relating to each other’s experiences.

Answered by answersmine AT 22/10/2019 – 03:00 AM The answer is D. Lahiri want’s to bring attention to how much cultural tension there is between an Indian transfer student and a typical American school. In this  example the conflict isn’t between the child and the teacher: but the communication barrier …

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Which of the following was the central idea of the Wilmot Proviso? A. To forbid slavery in territories gained in the Mexican War B. To keep the federal or territorial governments from banning slavery in territories gained in the Mexican War C. To eliminate slavery from all states and territories in the United States D. To ban slavery only in the newly acquired territories of New Mexico and California

Which of the following was the central idea of the Wilmot Proviso? A. To forbid slavery in territories gained in the Mexican War B. To keep the federal or territorial governments from banning slavery in territories gained in the Mexican War C. To eliminate slavery from all states and territories …

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How did the Great Depression affect the morale of many in the United States? A. Most people felt pride in their ability to succeed despite the dire circumstances. B. Most people held onto the belief that 'prosperity was just around the corner.' C. Many people felt a deep sense of desperation and a loss of a sense of purpose. D. Many people felt confidence in the government's ability to fix the economic problem.

How did the Great Depression affect the morale of many in the United States? A. Most people felt pride in their ability to succeed despite the dire circumstances. B. Most people held onto the belief that ‘prosperity was just around the corner.’ C. Many people felt a deep sense of …

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Read the passage. (1) Most Americans know that “Uncle Sam” is a nickname for the United States; however, few Americans know how the name originated. (2) Some historians believe the name comes from a nineteenth-century businessman from New York. (3) His real name was Samuel Wilson. (4) His neighbors called him Uncle Sam. (5) During the War of 1812, he won a government contract. (6) He was to supply beef to U.S. soldiers. (7) The beef was packed in barrels labeled “U.S.” to show that they belonged to the U.S. government. (8) Soldiers from New York saw the barrels. (9) They jokingly said “U.S.” stood for Uncle Sam. (10) The joke spread. (11) Soon, soldiers began using the nickname Uncle Sam to refer to the United States. (12) Civilians also began using the nickname Uncle Sam to refer to the United States. (13) In 1961, Congress passed a resolution. (14) The resolution recognized Samuel Wilson as the original Uncle Sam. Which is the most effective way to combine sentences (5) and (6)? During the War of 1812, he won a government contract he was to supply beef to U.S. soldiers. During the War of 1812, to supply beef to U.S. soldiers was what he won a government contract for. During the War of 1812, he won a government contract to supply beef to U.S. soldiers.

Answer: During the War of 1812, he won a government contract to supply beef to U.S. soldiers. Explanation: One of the uses of the preposition “to” is to work as an infinitive of purpose, this makes a focus on the objective or purpose of a sentence in the next sentence. …

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What did the United States of America do in retaliation against Iran? They sent more troops to the area. They detained Iranian refugees. They froze all Iranian assets. They boycotted oil from the region.

The correct answer should be They froze all Iranian assets They also introduced sanctions and put an embargo on all trade with Iran. They didn’t boycott oil since nobody would do that, and they didn’t send troops out of fear of what would happen to those people. No detaining of …

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