Questions posted in History

What was the Great Migration during World War I? a.the recruitment of American men to fight in the war in Europe b.the movement of African Americans from the rural South to northern cities c.the movement of white women from rural areas to industrial cities d.the saving of food and fuel to help provide supplies for the war effort

The right answer is b. The Great Migration was the movement of 6 million African-Americans out of the rural Southern United States to the Northeast cities, About 1.6 million people were also moved from mostly rural areas to northern industrial cities. So, This was called the great migration of the United State's history.

ANSWERED AT 24/01/2020 - 09:59 PM


QUESTION POSTED AT 24/01/2020 - 09:59 PM

Why did Rome and Carthage go to war and become mortal enemies ?

become mortal enemies rome allied itself with egypy 

ANSWERED AT 24/01/2020 - 09:59 PM


QUESTION POSTED AT 24/01/2020 - 09:59 PM

Which of the following Byzantine contributions formed the basis for much of medieval European law? Separation of church and state The Justinian Code The Hagia Sophia Polemon

The Justinian Code is the one among the following choices given in the question, is the Byzantine contributions that formed the basis for much of Medieval European law. The correct option among all the options that are given in the question is the second option. I hope the answer helps you.

ANSWERED AT 24/01/2020 - 09:59 PM


QUESTION POSTED AT 24/01/2020 - 09:59 PM

All of the following are members of the exended family into which a woman marries in traditional india except the

All of the following are members of the extended family into which a woman marries in traditional India except the brides brother.
hope this helps!!!


ANSWERED AT 24/01/2020 - 09:58 PM


QUESTION POSTED AT 24/01/2020 - 09:58 PM

The primary disagreement between the Roman Catholic Church and the Orthodox Church in the eleventh century stemmed from what

The great schism of 1054. The two churches (Roman and Eastern) had been splitting away from each other for quite some time, although they had not formally severed all ties. The main thing that led to it was that the Roman Pope, was not such great friends with the Byzantine Patriarch.

ANSWERED AT 24/01/2020 - 09:58 PM


QUESTION POSTED AT 24/01/2020 - 09:58 PM

During World War I, which weapon was most likely to cause unintended deaths? a.the machine gun b.heavy artillery c.poison gas d.aerial bombing

During World War I, poison gas was most likely to cause unintended deaths. Option C is correct.

The use of toxic chemicals as weapons dates back thousands of years, however, chemical weapons were first largely employed during World War I.

They were primarily employed to demoralize, injure, and kill entrenched defenders. The types of weapons employed included disabling chemicals, such as tear gas, as well as lethal agents like phosgene, chlorine, and mustard gas.

ANSWERED AT 24/01/2020 - 09:58 PM


QUESTION POSTED AT 24/01/2020 - 09:58 PM

The ADA was designed to assist the _____. A. needy B. handicapped C. homeless D. uninsured

The Americans with Disabilities Act is a civil right law that was designed to assist the B. handicapped, that is to say, any person who has a condition that that markedly restricts their ability to function physically, mentally, or socially. The Act aims to ensure that the handicapped have the same rights and opportunities as everyone else, therefore it prohibits discrimination in all areas of public life (jobs, schools, transportation, etc.).

ANSWERED AT 24/01/2020 - 09:56 PM


QUESTION POSTED AT 24/01/2020 - 09:56 PM

Which nation initially opened its borders, allowing East Germans to head West? A.Poland B. Romania C. Czechoslovakia D. Hungary

Hungary initially opened its borders, allowing East Germans to head West.

This occurred in 1989 during the month of May when the removal of it's fence connecting Austria was removed, thus causing it to be considered a historic event during the Cold War. 

ANSWERED AT 24/01/2020 - 09:56 PM


QUESTION POSTED AT 24/01/2020 - 09:56 PM

Since 1960, more than _____ percent of the Central American forests have been lost to beef production – most of it for export to the United States and Europe. Select one: a. 10% b. 12% c. 25% d. 75%

Since 1960, more than 25 percent of the Central American forests have been lost to beef production - most of it for export to the United States and Europe. The correct option among all the options that are given in the question is  the third option or option "C". I hope the answer comes to your help.

ANSWERED AT 24/01/2020 - 09:55 PM


QUESTION POSTED AT 24/01/2020 - 09:55 PM

The election of Felipe Calderon as president of Mexico in 2006 was significant because it affirmed Mexico’s commitment to _______________.

It affirmed Mexico's commitment to democracy

ANSWERED AT 24/01/2020 - 09:54 PM


QUESTION POSTED AT 24/01/2020 - 09:54 PM

Which correctly describes women in developing countries in the workforce today? there's about 75% of what men are. they take one less of the unpaid document neighbor. They make up approximately 2 / 3 of the work force. They no longer work in low-paying jobs

There's about 75 percent of what men are and this correctly describes women in developing countries in the workforce today. Actually the women get 75% of what men get paid for the same job. The correct option among all the options that are given in the question is the first option.

ANSWERED AT 24/01/2020 - 06:13 PM


QUESTION POSTED AT 24/01/2020 - 06:13 PM

Under the Eighth Amendment, a person charged with a crime A. has the option of hiring a lawyer. B. has to pay $20 to a jury. C. does not have to pay excessive bail. D. does not have to testify in court.

Answer:

C. does not have to pay excessive bail.

Explanation:

The Eighth Amendment of the United States Constitution prohibits the government from requiring over the top bail, superfluous fines, or remorseless and extraordinary punishments. The U.S. Preeminent Court has requested that this current change's Cruel and Unusual Punishment Clause additionally alludes to the states.

ANSWERED AT 24/01/2020 - 06:13 PM


QUESTION POSTED AT 24/01/2020 - 06:13 PM

What was one economic effect of the French and Indian War on American colonists? Many shipbuilders gained wealth as a result of supplying the military. Many farmers lost money when the military raided their crop stores. Many colonists gained greater wealth as the British lowered taxes. Many colonists lost money as British troops drove them from their home

The answer is A) Many shipbuilders gained wealth as a result of supplying the military. One economic effect of the French and Indian War on American colonists was that many shipbuilders gained wealth as a result of supplying the military. This however was short lived because after the war was over heavy taxes were imposed on the colonies, so that wealth did not last long.

ANSWERED AT 24/01/2020 - 06:13 PM


QUESTION POSTED AT 24/01/2020 - 06:13 PM

Which best describes the legislative setbacks Franklin Roosevelt encountered during his first two terms?

The Supreme Court rejection of numerous New Deal Programs and the Congressional rejection of the Judicial Reform Bill best describes the legislative setbacks that Franklin Roosevelt encountered during his first two terms. I hope that this answer has come to your help.

ANSWERED AT 24/01/2020 - 06:12 PM


QUESTION POSTED AT 24/01/2020 - 06:12 PM

Which natural resource helped make the United States a leading producer and consumer of energy?

Fossil fuels like oil

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QUESTION POSTED AT 24/01/2020 - 06:12 PM

Which problem did Qing China, Romanov Russia, and the Ottoman Empire all face in the late nineteenth century? the dominance of a conservative clergy a history of cultural isolationism competition from western Europe a mass of discontented factory workers

The correct answer for this question is: "the problem that the Qing China, Romanov Russia, and the Ottoman Empire all face in the late nineteenth century is that of "the dominance of a conservative clergy." It is an issue that the country has to fix before anything else fails.

ANSWERED AT 24/01/2020 - 06:12 PM


QUESTION POSTED AT 24/01/2020 - 06:12 PM

Which was the most common form of resistance among enslaved people?

One form of resistance was slowing down the picking of cotton.  Slaves would intentionally go slower so that they could have an easier time in the fields.  This was combatted by the Southern Plantation owners after a while by whipping the slaves severely during their first picks and then mandating that they had to pick at least as much cotton every time after.

Another form of resistance was to run away.  The Underground Railroad helped thousands of slaves escape to the north and to freedom.

ANSWERED AT 24/01/2020 - 06:12 PM


QUESTION POSTED AT 24/01/2020 - 06:12 PM

Which of the following is an example of bicameral government? A. the Senate and the House of Representatives B. the Senate and the executive branch C. the judicial branch and the Senate D. the judicial branch and the executive branch

 the Senate and the House of Representatives of the following is an example of bicameral government due to fact that this is the only option that describes the bodies of parliament

ANSWERED AT 24/01/2020 - 06:11 PM


QUESTION POSTED AT 24/01/2020 - 06:11 PM

Which of the following describes the importance of the University of Michigan to the 1960s antiwar movement?

Answer choices are:

A) The Gulf of Tonkin Resolution was passed there.

B) It was the location of a three-day counterculture music festival.

C) It was where the Students for a Democratic Society was established.

D) Students from that university wrote Catch-22.

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Correct answer choice is:

C) It was where the Students for a Democratic Society was established.

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Explanation:

Now, the University of Michigan is appreciated for its long-standing chronicle of student activism and its leading performance in the Anti-Vietnam War Movement. The 1960s was a period packed with teens that had a passion to assert their dissatisfaction towards the administration.

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QUESTION POSTED AT 24/01/2020 - 06:11 PM

What was characteristic of enlightened rulers

Enlightened rulers became "servants of the state".


ANSWERED AT 24/01/2020 - 06:10 PM


QUESTION POSTED AT 24/01/2020 - 06:10 PM

What happened in the Democratic Republic of Congo shortly after the Belgian Congo received independence from European rule? A. The country formed an alliance with neighboring Zaire. B. The government was overthrown by Defense Minister Joseph Mobutu. C. The government established a tax system to finance schools and hospitals. D. Southern tribes revolted, started a civil war, and took over the government.

Answer:

B. The government was overthrown by Defence Minister Joseph Mobutu is the correct answer.

Explanation:

The period of conflict and political upheaval in  the Republic of Congo is known as Congo Crisis. It began immediately when it got freedom from Belgium and Joseph Desire Mobutu became its dictator, during the crisis he was serving as Chief of staff of the Army. The Congo crisis was an indirect conflict during  the Cold War in which  Belgium and United states supported Mobutu.  More than 90,000 people were killed in the crisis and Mobutu seized power from president Kasavubu in 1965.

ANSWERED AT 24/01/2020 - 06:09 PM


QUESTION POSTED AT 24/01/2020 - 06:09 PM

Which incident linked Europe and egypt

Answer:

Yes the sale of the Suez canal is right.

Explanation:

Thanks (APEX)

ANSWERED AT 24/01/2020 - 06:09 PM


QUESTION POSTED AT 24/01/2020 - 06:09 PM

The movement known as the Enlightenment focused on the idea that

The movement known as the Enlightenment focused on the idea that problems could be solved using human reason.

ANSWERED AT 24/01/2020 - 06:08 PM


QUESTION POSTED AT 24/01/2020 - 06:08 PM