Questions posted in History

. What was the reasoning of the United States government for placing thousands of Japanese Americans into internment camps?

They could be spies sending info to the japanese, and that the internment camps were for the japanese people's safety

ANSWERED AT 15/12/2019 - 10:31 PM


QUESTION POSTED AT 15/12/2019 - 10:31 PM

What impact did the Japanese attack on Pearl Harbor have on World War II?

It made the u.s enter ww2 because the u.s. lost a lot of lives, and it increased hatred for the japanese in the U.S. who were sent to containment camps

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QUESTION POSTED AT 15/12/2019 - 10:31 PM

Reasons against imperialism

Imperialism causes the conquered country to lose their culture and people

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QUESTION POSTED AT 15/12/2019 - 10:31 PM

For which action did Ghana use its large army?

Ghana used its large army for gaining the obedience of Ghana's neighbors

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QUESTION POSTED AT 15/12/2019 - 10:31 PM

New scientific knowledge and understanding that developed during the Scientific Revolution were mostly based on

New scientific knowledge and understanding that developed during the Scientific Revolution were mostly based on "Renaissance Ideals," since it was the Renaissance that initially called into question the status quo regarding religion and authority. 

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QUESTION POSTED AT 15/12/2019 - 10:31 PM

How did the invention of the telegraph affect journalism?

The main way in which the invention of the telegraph affected journalism was that it made communication between journalists and their publications much faster--meaning that "breaking" news stories become more prevalent. 

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QUESTION POSTED AT 15/12/2019 - 10:31 PM

Bill can be proposed in many areas as long as the do not violate the ______.

Your answer is Constitution

ANSWERED AT 15/12/2019 - 10:30 PM


QUESTION POSTED AT 15/12/2019 - 10:30 PM

How does agriculture affect our society ?

Agriculture has an enormous effect on our society (and practically all societies for that matter) since it allows for a "food surplus"--meaning that people who are not farmers can develop other skills and trades that contribute to the advancement of society. 

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QUESTION POSTED AT 15/12/2019 - 10:30 PM

What was a result of the treaty of verdub in 843?

I hope you are talking about the Treaty of Verdun that was signed in the month of August of the year 843. It was one of the first treaties that divided the Carolingian Empire into three kingdoms among the three surviving sons of Louis the Pious. The Treaty of Verdun actually stopped the three year long Carolingian Civil War between the three sons. Each of the three sons of Luis the Pious had already established themselves in one of the Kingdoms. This made the signing of the treaty easier.

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QUESTION POSTED AT 15/12/2019 - 10:30 PM

The railroad decreased transportation time across the United States from about six months to

The railroad decreased transportation time across the United States from about six months to roughly "one week," which was incredibly important in terms of settlement and business in the west. 

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QUESTION POSTED AT 15/12/2019 - 10:30 PM

Japan is bordered by what three bodies of water? Yellow Sea Philippine Sea South China Sea Sea of Japan Pacific Ocean

Philippine sea, sea of Japan and Pacific Ocean.

The Islands of Japan are so narrow that no point in the country lies more than 150 km (93 miles) from sea waters.

To the West, there is the sea of Japan, which separates Japan from the Asian mainland. To the north, lies the sea of Okhotsk, and to the south is the East China sea. All these are  extensions of the Pacific ocean which lies to the east of Japan. To the far south-east lies the Philippine sea. 



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QUESTION POSTED AT 15/12/2019 - 10:30 PM

During the Industrial Revolution, the population declined due to a decrease in life expectancy. a. True b. False

No, it is false that during the Industrial Revolution, the population declined due to a decrease in life expectancy, since in fact in many parts of the west life expectancies increased, due to increased incomes from more job opportunities. 

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QUESTION POSTED AT 15/12/2019 - 10:30 PM

What effect did the construction of the transcontinental railroad have on coast-to-coast communication ?

The construction of the transcontinental railroad greatly increased the rate and efficiency of coast-to-coast communication, since letters could bet delivered across the country in roughly a single week. 

ANSWERED AT 15/12/2019 - 10:29 PM


QUESTION POSTED AT 15/12/2019 - 10:29 PM

What is papyrus? What is dynasty?

Papyrus is a from of Chinese paper.
A Dynasty is 1 family ruling China over a long period of time.
 

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QUESTION POSTED AT 15/12/2019 - 10:29 PM

The war on the western front was a stalemate by 1916. What was the effect of this development? A. The Germans were able to gain the advantage. B. Neither side was able to make progress in the war. C. The British were able to take German lands. D. The French troops suffered fewer casualties than the Germans.

Neither side was able to make progress in the war and this was the effect of the stalemate of 1916 of the war in the western front. The correct option among all the options given in the question was option "B". During World War I, the western front was considered as the main theater of war. After the outbreak of the war, the Germans opened up a front in the western part and started progressing until the progress was halted by the Battle of Marne.



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QUESTION POSTED AT 15/12/2019 - 10:29 PM

Which of the following best describes Anglo-Texans' response to Mexican laws? The settlers a. followed all Mexican laws faithfully. b. kept slaves but agreed to convert to Catholicism. c. kept slaves and refused to convert to Catholicism. d. didn't need to follow Mexican laws due to a special agreement.

Generally speaking, the settlers "d. didn't need to follow Mexican laws due to a special agreement," although the exact terms of this agreement were never fully agreed upon, making matters even more difficult. 

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QUESTION POSTED AT 15/12/2019 - 10:29 PM

What role did parliament play in the events that led to the boston tea party

Parliament passed a law that placed a tax on British tea--leading many colonists to believe that they were being unfairly treated (since they had no representation in Parliament). Some of them continued to dump large amounts of British tea into the Harbor, which was knowns as the Boston Tea Party. 

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QUESTION POSTED AT 15/12/2019 - 10:29 PM

Manifest Destiny advanced the belief that

In the United Sates, Manifest Destiny advanced the belief that the US was "destined" to expand territorially from the Atlantic (where it had begun) to the Pacific Ocean. This involved the killing and displacement of thousands of Natives and Mexicans. 

ANSWERED AT 15/12/2019 - 10:28 PM


QUESTION POSTED AT 15/12/2019 - 10:28 PM

Manifest Destiny advanced the belief that

Generally speaking, Manifest Destiny advanced the belief that the US was "destined" to expand territorially from the Atlantic (where it had begun) to the Pacific Ocean. This involved the killing and displacement of thousands of Natives and Mexicans along the way. 

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QUESTION POSTED AT 15/12/2019 - 10:28 PM

How did dictators come to power during ww2?

In the years, many dictators (such as Mussolini and Hitler) came to power because they were harsh in their tactics, and promised to relief the misery of many citizens suffering from the effects of the Great Depression. 

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QUESTION POSTED AT 15/12/2019 - 10:28 PM

The early atmosphere on Earth was _____. mostly carbon dioxide extremely cold poisonous full of oxygen extremely hot

The early atmosphere on Earth was "mostly carbon dioxide" since the levels of carbon dioxide in the atmosphere during this time were roughly 200 times the levels in the current atmosphere. 

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QUESTION POSTED AT 15/12/2019 - 10:28 PM

Two broad goals achieved by the decisions written by John Marshall were: a. declaring the Tariff of 1816 unconstitutional b. establishing the importance of the Supreme Court c. reducing sectional differences d. strengthening the Federal government E. strengthening states' rights

Two broad goals achieved by the decisions written by John Marshall were: "b. establishing the importance of the Supreme Court," and "d. strengthening the Federal government," since the Marshall Court was relatively "activist" in this regard. 

ANSWERED AT 15/12/2019 - 10:21 PM


QUESTION POSTED AT 15/12/2019 - 10:21 PM

In the 1500s, the Council of Trent was led by a group of

The council of trent was led by the pope or groups of important religious people, like bishops

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QUESTION POSTED AT 15/12/2019 - 10:21 PM

In the 1500s, the Council of Trent was led by a group of

A group of bishops or one pope

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QUESTION POSTED AT 15/12/2019 - 10:21 PM

The theory that if Vietnam fell to communism then the rest of Indochina and Southeast Asia would also fall to communism is called _____. the Domino Theory containment the Truman Doctrine the Dulles Plan

The theory that if Vietnam fell to communism then the rest of Indochina and Southeast Asia would also fall to communism is called the Domino Theory. The correct option among all the options given in the question is the first option. The Domino Theory was mostly prevalent during the years 1950s to the 1980s. This theory actually predicted that if a country comes under the influence of communism, then the entire region would fall under the effect due to Domino effect.



ANSWERED AT 15/12/2019 - 10:19 PM


QUESTION POSTED AT 15/12/2019 - 10:19 PM

The Polynesians discovered this island and called it "heaven" in their language. Tahiti Samoa Australia Hawaii

The right answer is Hawaii

After studying the way of life and the Polynesian customs, several legends told that men from overseas had arrived at the islands of Polynesia carried by Tiki, whom the natives considered at the same time like a god, chief, and son of the sun. And the island called the sky by the natives, isolated and lonely island of Fatuhiva belonging to the group of the Marquesas islands that later became known as Hawaii.

ANSWERED AT 15/12/2019 - 10:18 PM


QUESTION POSTED AT 15/12/2019 - 10:18 PM

Which of the following changes best justifies the claim that the late 1400s mark the beginning of a new period in world history ?

Assuming that this is referring to the same list of options that was posted before with this question, the correct response would be that it was in 1492 that Columbus discovered the Americas, which opened up a literal "New World" for trade, exploration, and commerce in world history. 

ANSWERED AT 15/12/2019 - 10:16 PM


QUESTION POSTED AT 15/12/2019 - 10:16 PM

How did containment shape American actions abroad for almost half a century?

The main way in which containment shaped American actions abroad for almost half a century was that it led to a series of "proxy wars," such as those in Korea and Vietnam, which were meant to "contain" the spread of communism. 

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QUESTION POSTED AT 15/12/2019 - 10:16 PM

Which describeds early Native American culture groups

If available, please provide with options if not then please inform.

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QUESTION POSTED AT 15/12/2019 - 10:15 PM