An important part of life in any community is its economy. What was Athens economy like

QUESTION POSTED AT 15/12/2019 - 09:37 PM

Answered by admin AT 15/12/2019 - 09:37 PM

The economy of Ancient Athens was one of the most thriving in the Ancient world, due mostly to the fact that their economy focussed heavily on trade both within and outside the empire. 
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Which part of the Declaration of Independence acts as an implied plan of action, in that it lists laws and practices to be changed?

Answer:

The body

Explanation:

There are three blocks in the Constitution: an introduction, called a preamble; the body of the constitution as a whole and also a closure of transitional norms. The body of the constitution is the part that acts as an implicit plan of action, in that it lists laws and practices to be modified.

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In Roman times most people lived in small cities, while during the Middle Ages most people lived in the countryside. All of the following are reasons for this change EXCEPT __________. A. people fled the urban centers because they had become too crowded and unsanitary B. the city no longer was a center of government C. the cities came under attack from outside invaders D. the trade-based economy of the city declined

The right answer for the question that is being asked and shown above is that: " A. people fled the urban centers because they had become too crowded and unsanitary" In Roman times most people lived in small cities, while during the Middle Ages most people lived in the countryside. All of the following are reasons for this change EXCEPT people fled the urban centers because they had become too crowded and unsanitary

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#1. According to the American colonists, a government is only legitimate if it has (3 points) Select one: a. direct or pure democracy b. consent of the governed c. declared independence d. contracts with citizens..#2..The Declaration of Independence reflected the idea of social contract because it (3 points) Select one: a. was a collective act of representatives from all the colonies b. listed specific grievances and complaints against colonial rule c. named life, liberty, and pursuit of happiness as granted to all d. said a new government must form due to th..#3....."In framing a government which is to be administered by men over men, the great difficulty lies in this: you must first enable the government to control the governed; and in the next place oblige it to control itself."-Federalist No. 51 This quote supports the idea that government must (3 points) Select one: a. be based on the principle of federalism with the state governments maintaining the majority of responsibility b. maintain order and security at all times and costs, sometimes requiring placing limits to individual liberties c. describe in detail each law or policy enacted to justify its existence and actions to the people it must control d. have separation of powers with checks and balances so that while it governs, its own power is also limited..... #4."If mankind were to resolve to agree in no institution of government, until every part of it had been adjusted to the most exact standard of perfection, society would soon become a general scene of anarchy, and the world a desert."-Alexander Hamilton Which of the following makes a true statement about the quote? (4 points) Select one: a. Hamilton is an Anti-federalist making a case for changes to the Constitution before the states vote on ratification. b. Hamilton is an Anti-federalist making a case for immediate ratification of the Constitution without any changes. c. Hamilton is a Federalist making a case for changes to the Constitution before the states vote on ratification. d. Hamilton is a Federalist making a case for immediate ratification of the Constitution without any changes. .....#5. Select one: a. necessary because individual rights were not listed in the Constitution b. necessary because laws would not follow the Declaration of Independence c. unnecessary because individual rights were listed in the Declaration of Independence d. unnecessary due to the structure of government under the Constitution 36. The United States in Congress assembled shall never engage in a war, nor grant letters of marque or reprisal in time of peace, nor enter into any treaties or alliances, ...unless nine States assent to the same. Nor shall a question on any other point be determined, unless by the votes of the majority of the United States in Congress assembled."-Articles of Confederation This quote best reflects the principle of (3 points) Select one: a. popular sovereignty by giving most of the power of government to the people b. natural rights by listing what the government can do with the states' consent c. social contract by preventing the federal government from too much power d. limited government by restricting the powers of the federal government .

The right answer for the question that is being asked and shown above is that: "c. named life, liberty, and pursuit of happiness as granted to all"

The right answer for the question that is being asked and shown above is that: "b. maintain order and security at all times and costs, sometimes requiring placing limits to individual liberties"

The right answer for the question that is being asked and shown above is that: "a. Hamilton is an Anti-federalist making a case for changes to the Constitution before the states vote on ratification."

The right answer for the question that is being asked and shown above is that: "c. unnecessary because individual rights were listed in the Declaration of Independence"

The right answer for the question that is being asked and shown above is that: "a. popular sovereignty by giving most of the power of government to the people"

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QUESTION POSTED AT 20/01/2020 - 01:36 PM

In the early and mid-1800s, how did the economies of the Northern and Southern states compare? A.Both the North and the South had highly industrialized economies. B.Both the North and the South had highly agricultural economies. C.The North was industrialized, while the South was more agricultural. D.The South was industrialized, while the North was more agricultural.

The right answer for the question that is being asked and shown above is that: "D.The South was industrialized, while the North was more agricultural." In the early and mid-1800s, the  economies of the Northern and Southern states compare is that D.The South was industrialized, while the North was more agricultural.

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What was the most important result of the Land Ordinance of 1785? a)It helped promote education in newly acquired territory/ b)It determined the market value of land in America./ c)It offered free land to poor farmers. /d)It enabled organized expansion of American boundaries.

The right answer for the question that is being asked and shown above is that: "c)It offered free land to poor farmers." the most important result of the Land Ordinance of 1785 is that c)It offered free land to poor farmers.

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QUESTION POSTED AT 20/01/2020 - 01:33 PM

A country with what type of economy generally has a high standard of living?

The answer is free market

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QUESTION POSTED AT 20/01/2020 - 01:20 PM

What do the terms Hooverville and Hoover blanket say about Americans' attitude toward the president? A. Americans were angry with Hoover for not doing enough to help them out of hard times./ B. People wanted Hoover to know that they still had hope that he could turn around the economy./ C. Americans believed that Hoover would help them find essentials such as housing and blankets. /D.Many people thought the president should do more to help the failing banks.

The right answer for the question that is being asked and shown above is that: "C. Americans believed that Hoover would help them find essentials such as housing and blankets." the terms Hooverville and Hoover blanket say about Americans' attitude toward the president is that C. Americans believed that Hoover would help them find essentials such as housing and blankets.

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QUESTION POSTED AT 20/01/2020 - 01:18 PM

When Czar Alexander II issued an edict in 1861 ending serfdom, he also ordered that __________A. serfs were to be given the farm plots they had worked/ B.serfs would continue to live and work in their communities/ C. nobles would not be compensated for the land they lost/ D.serfs were free to work wherever they wanted

The right answer for the question that is being asked and shown above is that: "C. nobles would not be compensated for the land they lost." When Czar Alexander II issued an edict in 1861 ending serfdom, he also ordered that  nobles would not be compensated for the land they lost

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QUESTION POSTED AT 20/01/2020 - 01:15 PM

Wartime challenges caused the government to take an active role in the economy; what steps did the government NOT take? Wage ceilings were established for laborers. The government assumed control of coal mines. Unmarried women were required to work in factories. Passed laws to make labor strikes a criminal offense HELP

Answer: the correct answer is that unmarried women were required to work in factories.

Explanation:

In December 1941 the US government conscripted single women aged 20-30 to work as auxiliaries to the Armed Forces. The government stated that this was part of the wartime efforts.

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QUESTION POSTED AT 20/01/2020 - 01:14 PM

What was the key reason for the post-war cash crunch in America? 1. Decline in the American manufacturing industry 2. France’s demand for repayment of America’s war debt rising3. inflation and unemployment 4. Decline in American imports from Britain 5. Rising trade imbalance with Britain

3 is the correct answer. When WWI was over, the troops that returned from war caused a sudden surge in the size of the labour force, which led to unemployment and wages staying the same. Also, regulations to stop inflation after the war and expectations of deflation in the future led to the crash.

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QUESTION POSTED AT 20/01/2020 - 01:12 PM

One similarity between the United States Supreme Court and the British House of Lords is that: a. they are both appointed for life. b. they both can judge whether a law is in guideline with the constitution c. they both can judge the behavior of a high ranking official

The right answer for the question that is being asked and shown above is that: "c. they both can judge the behavior of a high ranking official." One similarity between the United States Supreme Court and the British House of Lords is that they both can judge the behavior of a high ranking official

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QUESTION POSTED AT 20/01/2020 - 01:10 PM

While attending a town hall meeting, you hear someone from a national energy company argue that a new natural gas drill site will not be environmentally damaging and will produce many jobs in the community. Which aspect should you most consider when listening to this position? A. point of view B. main idea C. bias D. generalization E. validity @Kfins99

The right answer for the question that is being asked and shown above is that: " A. point of view." While attending a town hall meeting, you hear someone from a national energy company argue that a new natural gas drill site will not be environmentally damaging and will produce many jobs in the community. The aspect should you most consider when listening to this position is that of point of view.

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QUESTION POSTED AT 20/01/2020 - 01:10 PM

Why was the Great Migration such an important part of the Progressive Era? A. It showed the shift from an agricultural based-economy into an industrial- based economy. B. It showed the shift of political tolerance of African Americans. C. It showed that all African Americans preferred to live in the South. D. It showed that the North and South had equal opportunities for African Americans. E. It showed that African Americans finally had equal rights with whites.

The answer would be A: It showed the shift from an agricultural based-economy into an industrial-based economy. The 1920 Census was the first to show a greater number of Americans living in urban rather than rural areas.Most African Americans in the South worked as farm laborers; their movement to northern cities such as Chicago and Detroit signaled their shift from that farm labor to industrial-based labor, but it also stoked racial divides leading to oftentimes violent conflicts with their white, northern counterparts.

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QUESTION POSTED AT 20/01/2020 - 01:09 PM

How does Smith's view of the economy expressed in this excerpt compare to Owen's? A.Both believe individuals acting in their self-interest will lead to economic equality./ B. Both believe individuals acting in their self-interest will lead to economic inequality. / C.Smith believes individuals acting in their self-interest will lead to the maximum social benefit, while Owens does not. /D. Owens believes individuals acting in their self-interest will lead to the maximum social benefit, while Smith does not.

Answer:

C. Smith believes individuals acting in their self-interest will lead to the maximum social benefit, while Owens does not.

Explanation:

The "Owen" alluded to in the inquiry must be Robert Owen, who proposed making idealistic communist collectives as the answer for the social issues inborn to Adam Smith's free enterprise private enterprise.

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QUESTION POSTED AT 20/01/2020 - 01:09 PM

Muhammad left Mecca to live in Medina because __________. converts to Islam in Medina invited him to preach among them / he feared for his life if he stayed in Mecca/ a revelation from Allah commanded him to leave Mecca/ his family refused to accept his revolutionary religious ideas

The right answer for the question that is being asked and shown above is that: "his family refused to accept his revolutionary religious ideas." Muhammad left Mecca to live in Medina because his family refused to accept his revolutionary religious ideas

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QUESTION POSTED AT 20/01/2020 - 01:06 PM

Check my answers? In France, how did Socialists attempt to fight the effects of the Great Depression? (I believe it's either the first or the third answer.) ~ They overthrew the government. ~ They created new jobs. ~ They passed worker reforms. ~ They banned all imports.............Why did people demand not just banking and stock market reform but also new forms of government after the Great Depression? (I think it's the second one.) ~ Governments refused to make post-Depression financial reforms. ~ The Depression shattered people’s confidence in the government. ~ Banks and stock markets were minimally responsible for the Depression. ~ Resentment of existing governments began well before the Depression....................Yay! A “blitz” is different from a “blitzkrieg” because only a “blitz” (again, I think it's the second ~ targets civilians. ~ relies exclusively on air power. ~ takes place at great speed. ~ destroys large portions of the country...............Excellent :) Okay last one: Why did the Weimar Republic collapse? (I believe it's the first answer.) ~ The government had to take out extensive loans. ~ Many individuals were out of work because of the war. ~ Citizens felt that the government did not serve their needs. ~ Significant financial resources were given to another country.

The right answer for the question that is being asked and shown above is that: 
(1) They overthrew the government. In France, the Socialists attempt to fight the effects of the Great Depression is that they overthrew the government
(2) 
The Depression shattered people’s confidence in the government.
(3) relies exclusively on air power.
(4) The government had to take out extensive loans.

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QUESTION POSTED AT 20/01/2020 - 01:06 PM

What was NOT true about the economy at the end of World War II? The GNP and corporate profits doubled. National debt quadrupled during the war. Wage freezes reduced consumer spending. Efficiencies in farming reduced manual labor needs.

The right answer for the question that is being asked and shown above is that: "The GNP and corporate profits doubled.' The statement that was NOT true about the economy at the end of World War II is that The GNP and corporate profits doubled.

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QUESTION POSTED AT 20/01/2020 - 01:05 PM

Which of the following is NOT part of the president’s responsibilities as party leader? A. raise money for the party / B. represent the interests of the party / C. support other party members up for election / D. removing members of opposing parties from Congress

The right answer for the question that is being asked and shown above is that: "D. removing members of opposing parties from Congress." The statement that is NOT part of the president’s responsibilities as party leader is that of removing members of opposing parties from Congress.

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Which of the Following developments is An example of imperialism A. Two European countries reach a deal to trade freely B. A European country colonizes parts of North America. C. Are European country sends economic aid to an African country D. Two European countries agreed to merge their governments

The right answer for the question that is being asked and shown above is that: "C. Are European country sends economic aid to an African country." The development that is An example of imperialism is that European country sends economic aid to an African country

ANSWERED AT 20/01/2020 - 01:00 PM


QUESTION POSTED AT 20/01/2020 - 01:00 PM

13. Which was one of the most important educational initiatives in Lyndon Johnson's Great Society? (Points : 3) Elementary and Secondary Education Act Head Start Pell Grants creation of the Department of Education

The right answer for the question that is being asked and shown above is that: "Elementary and Secondary Education Act ." one of the most important educational initiatives in Lyndon Johnson's Great Society is that Elementary and Secondary Education Act 

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QUESTION POSTED AT 20/01/2020 - 12:58 PM

And at least two well-written paragraph explain why the case Gibson versus Ogden is important to understanding the changing nature of American federalism

The case established the implied powers of the federal government and further confirmed that no state has the power to over-ride a federal statute.

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QUESTION POSTED AT 20/01/2020 - 12:57 PM

Many authors helped history come to life by including

Many authors helped history come to life by including the stories in actual events in their work. They visualize the happenings and make it like the story is really part of that history. They include accounts on the life of important personalities especially leaders.

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QUESTION POSTED AT 20/01/2020 - 12:51 PM

Explain what parts of the presidential election process are explicitly established by the Constitution? Explain what parts are not mentioned in the Constitution

The union supreme council are established in a presidential election

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Which statement describes public reaction to the Brown v. Board of Education case? A. Northern school boards brought a new case to the Supreme Court to overturn integration. B. Many southern communities closed their public schools rather than integrate. C. Black children throughout the South enrolled in white schools immediately. D. Many blacks in the North moved south to take advantage of integrated schools.

The correct answer is "B".

The Southern States were initially reluctant to accept the Supreme Court's ruling regarding the "Brown vs Board of Education" case in 1954. As an immediate response, many schools decided to suspend their activities in protest for the ruling.

The Court had issued a second opinion of the case, which delegated future desegregation cases to lower federal courts and school boards in order to "speed up with the desegregation process". However, by doing this, they gave the power to these institutions remain idle regarding these cases, as many local school officials defied the ruling.

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