Wars of independence in Central and South America helped inspire the _____. Select the best answer from the choices provided. a. invasion of Florida b. Missouri Compromise c. Monroe Doctrine d. era of good feelings

QUESTION POSTED AT 18/01/2020 - 07:09 AM

Answered by admin AT 18/01/2020 - 07:09 AM

Its C. The Monroe Doctrine said that European countries couldnt interfer with North or South American affairs. The Doctrine was enforced by the British because the US had no way of enforcing the Doctrine because it was still weak. Britian agreed to enforce it becuase it allowed them to keep and expand their trade interest in the Americas.
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What is culture? answer in your OWN words.

A friend of mine just asked me about this, so I have lots of thoughts about it. This may be deeper than you need, but here goes: My initial feelings about culture lead me to think of simply a “way of life” but if I think about it just a bit more, I notice that the word “way” connects to the idea of a path or perhaps even a journey – as in “let’s go this way” or “you go your way, and I’ll go mine.” Of course there is a collective nature to culture, so culture is like a collective journey or shared path. But I also get a feeling of boats on a river. Each boat has a certain level of individual freedom, but collectively they are all floating down the same river, so there is a sort of shared movement and common history despite whatever individual movements or relationships there might be among or between the individual boats. And of course rivers have branches, so some boats follow one branch while other boats follow other branches, so shared histories diverge and thus different cultures have very different characteristics.

Getting a bit more philosophical/esoteric, I also get an image of the individuals in a culture existing like cells in body. Different cells belong to different bodies, but each body defines the context – the role, function , or “meaning” – of the individual cells. The “essence” of a brain cell is different than the essence of a liver cell, and these differences in essence are correlated with their different roles – but these roles, in turn, spring from their function in the overall body – and this is what culture does; it is the larger “body” or context that defines a great deal of our essence as conscious individuals. Just as there is a degree of literal truth in the old saying “You are what you eat,” I sense a degree of literal truth in the idea that we are, to a significant degree, constituted by the culture in which we live. Our bodies are constituted by the materials we ingest, and our minds are constituted by the “psychical material” that we ingest, and the contextual meaning of this “mental food” comes from or culture. I want to emphasize the word ‘constituted’ because it is a lot stronger than just saying “influenced by” – it gets at the idea that our culture becomes part of our actual, deep, essence.

As for examples from my own life…well…since I am a philosopher, a great deal of my life IS thinking about stuff like this, so in a way, I have been speaking from my own life this whole time. For various reasons stemming from my interest in philosophy of mind, I do not believe that there are any such things as isolated (or isolatable) conscious individuals. A major part of the essence of a conscious individual is the context which provides the systems of meaning-relations that constitute the very nature of consciousness. Consciousness, I believe, is culturally constituted. Without culture there is no consciousness, and without consciousness, there are no selves, no egos. Without my consciousness there is no “me” as the individual that I am. But I know you are asking for something more personal, so let’s see…here is one concrete example: I was raised in a culture that values monogamy and devalues alternative lifestyles. For various reasons I have protested against this cultural mainstream. To borrow from my boats/river metaphor, you might say that my wife and I have spent a lot of time “swimming up stream” on this issue. Part of our role in life – one of the labels defining who we are as individuals is our membership in “alternative lifestyles”. But notice that this definition of who we are – this aspect of our identity – only has meaning in the context of a culture that values monogamy. Even tho we don’t flow with the majority, our lives are still to some extent defined by the flow of the majority – the overall flow of the culture that gives our status as “protesters” the very meaning that it has. We are who we are because of the culture, even when we don’t flow with the culture. It is part of our very essence as individuals, and we cannot abandon this essence no matter how hard we try (or at least we can’t abandon it without losing our selves in the process).
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Sorry if I’ve rambled a bit. I’ve taken classes on hermanutics, semotics, Heidegger, Wittgenstein, etc. I don't consciously remember much of anything from these classes (I just don’t have a memory for details), but I guess I must be learning something along the way, cuz me can sure talk big words ;-) I guess you could say that the verbal diarrhea you are now experiencing is another example from my personal life. It is who I am. I am the crazy dude who spouts nonsense all over the place – the one you’d probably be embarrassed to bring home to meet your mom

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QUESTION POSTED AT 20/02/2020 - 11:21 PM

What effects did the civil war have on women and african americans?

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ree black men were finally permitted to enlist late in 1862 for the union army. Tens of thousands may have served, by their own will or otherwise.































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QUESTION POSTED AT 20/02/2020 - 11:07 PM

What started the Seminole wars

The First Seminole War had began over attempts by U.S. authorities to recapture black slaves living among Seminole bands. Under General Andrew Jackson, U.S. military forces invaded the area, scattering the villagers, burning their towns, and seizing Spanish-held Pensacola and St. Marks

ANSWERED AT 20/02/2020 - 10:55 PM


QUESTION POSTED AT 20/02/2020 - 10:55 PM

The Monroe doctrine had the ultimate effect of what?

It solidified the position of the United States as the dominant power in the Western Hemisphere. Hope it helps. Sorry if it doesn't.   

ANSWERED AT 20/02/2020 - 10:49 PM


QUESTION POSTED AT 20/02/2020 - 10:49 PM

A weakness of Congress under the Articles of Confederation was that it could not A.) conduct diplomacy. B.) print or issue currency. C.) collect taxes. D.) declare war.

Answer:

The correct answer is C. A weakness of Congress under the Articles of Confederation was that it could not collect taxes.

Explanation:

The Articles of Confederation constituted the first government document of the United States of America. They were approved by the Second Continental Congress on November 15, 1777, after several months of debate. It was a non-binding guideline until its ratification four years later, on March 1, 1781.

The Articles supported the Continental Army and allowed the thirteen states to form a united front before the European powers. However, as a tool to build an effective government in times of war, it was a failure. Congress could make decisions, but did not have the power to apply them. Perhaps, the biggest setback was the requirement of unanimous approval of the 13 States to modify the articles. At the same time, the most important power that Congress lacked was the power to collect taxes: it could only request money from the States. These, for their part, did not always comply with the demands and Congress did not have the necessary funds for its operation.

ANSWERED AT 20/02/2020 - 10:48 PM


QUESTION POSTED AT 20/02/2020 - 10:48 PM

Why did some people argue that Prohibition was a necessary war measure?

It was thought that alcohol was destroying families and the fabric of American society.

It was thought that denying people alcohol would stop them from craving it and lessen crime.

ANSWERED AT 20/02/2020 - 10:47 PM


QUESTION POSTED AT 20/02/2020 - 10:47 PM

What was the US working towards during World War One?

In January of 1917, the British intercepted and decoded a secret telegram sent from German Foreign Secretary Arthur Zimmerman to the German ambassador in Mexico. He proposed that Mexico ally with Germany against the United States. He promised them the territories of Texas, New Mexico, and Arizona. 

President Woodrow Wilson gave a speech to Congress on April 2, 1917 asking for them to declare war on Germany. In his speech he said that the U.S. would go to war to "fight for the ultimate peace of the world." On April 6, 1917 the U.S. officially declared war on Germany.

ANSWERED AT 20/02/2020 - 10:46 PM


QUESTION POSTED AT 20/02/2020 - 10:46 PM

Explain why the declaration of independence but being effective tool in these efforts

There are a few pieces of the Declaration of Independence which most Americans know ... and the pursuit of Happiness," are pieces of a philosophy that explain the ... But a close reading of the most important document in the early .... Explain why the Declaration of Independence would be an effective tool in these efforts.

ANSWERED AT 20/02/2020 - 10:44 PM


QUESTION POSTED AT 20/02/2020 - 10:44 PM

Does hoover believe that society can help people and still preserve freedom

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ANSWERED AT 20/02/2020 - 10:43 PM


QUESTION POSTED AT 20/02/2020 - 10:43 PM

How did Jackson solve the issue of states' rights? A: He lowered federal tariffs but affirmed his power to use the military to collect them. B: He allowed the Southern states to ignore the federal laws with which they disagreed. C: He allowed South Carolina to secede from the Union. D: He invaded South Carolina and forced John Calhoun out of office.

The correct answer is A) He lowered federal tariffs but affirmed his power to use the military to collect them.

The states rights issue referred to in the question dealt with the Tariff of "Abominations." This name of the tariff, given to by Southern politicians, showed their distain for this tax on foreign goods. This is due to the fact that many Southerners made significant profits through trading with other countries.

Some Southerners went as far as to nullify this tariff. Nullification is a process in which a state ignores a federal law or ruling because they believe it is unconstitutional. This resulted in controversy between Northerners, Southerners, and the president (Andrew Jackson). Ultimately the tariff was lowered but Jackson reinforced the idea that the federal government still has control over the states, especially when it comes to following federal laws.

ANSWERED AT 20/02/2020 - 10:40 PM


QUESTION POSTED AT 20/02/2020 - 10:40 PM

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ANSWERED AT 20/02/2020 - 10:36 PM


QUESTION POSTED AT 20/02/2020 - 10:36 PM

Which of these was a major philosophy expressed in the Declaration of Independence

Answer:

A belief of the natural rights of citizens

Explanation:

That was the main point they were declaring for independence because the King was very unfair.

ANSWERED AT 20/02/2020 - 10:30 PM


QUESTION POSTED AT 20/02/2020 - 10:30 PM

How did the timing of General Washington’s attack on Trenton help ensure a colonial victory?

He attacked on Christmas. Puritans in the New World did not celebrate Christmas, but the Hessians (German mercenaries used by the British) certainly did. So the Americans launched a surprise attack on the Germans who were...ahem...celebrating, to put it mildly

ANSWERED AT 20/02/2020 - 10:29 PM


QUESTION POSTED AT 20/02/2020 - 10:29 PM

What offers the BEST reasoning behind william t. sherman's strategy of using "total war " to defeat the south?

The correct answer is C) the destruction of Georgia would be so complete that it would break the Confederacy's will to continue fighting.

The BEST reasoning behind William T. Sherman's strategy of using "total war " to defeat the south was "the destruction of Georgia would be so complete that it would break the Confederacy's will to continue fighting."

That was his goal with the Total War. The Union had to win the war at any cost, so he decided to led his troops in November 1864 from Atlanta to Savanah, Georgia. It was an army of approximately 60,000 soldiers. Sherman wanted to create fear in the people of Georgia, so he and his men steal food and burned crops to force the people to stop supporting the Confederates. With this total war concept, Georgia was completely destroyed and indeed the people from the state were afraid.

The other options of the question were A) the strategy of "total war " was needed to stop the confederates from trading with France and England. B) Sherman's men wanted revenge from the horrifying treatment of Union soldiers in Andersonville prison camp. D) the invasion of Georgia would lead to an armed revolt by the slaves, which in turn would help the Union to win the war.

ANSWERED AT 20/02/2020 - 10:25 PM


QUESTION POSTED AT 20/02/2020 - 10:25 PM

How did roosevelt intervene latin america?

Theodore? He incited a revolution in Panama against the Colombian government in order to build the Panama Canal. He also defended US strategic interests in the region, even putting troops on the ground when necessary

ANSWERED AT 20/02/2020 - 10:23 PM


QUESTION POSTED AT 20/02/2020 - 10:23 PM

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ANSWERED AT 20/02/2020 - 10:16 PM


QUESTION POSTED AT 20/02/2020 - 10:16 PM

How did the battle of the coral sea impact japan’s war strategy

It halted Japanese expansion to the East.

Context:

In the Battle of the Coral Sea (May, 1942), the American fleet and warplanes defeated a Japanese armada.  Australian forces also participated in the battle, but the United States led the effort.  It was the first air-sea battle in history, with aircraft carriers and planes from the two sides engaging one another.  Both sides suffered damages, but the overall victory was won by the American side.  It was the first time the Japanese advance had been checked by the Allies.

ANSWERED AT 20/02/2020 - 10:16 PM


QUESTION POSTED AT 20/02/2020 - 10:16 PM

Who were known as "carpetbaggers" and "scalawags"? a. Northern confederates who tried to take over Southern lands and businesses after the war b. Northerners who tried to make money off the dire situation in the South and Southerners who did the same c. Southern ruffians, usually retired from the Confederate Army, who wrought havoc in political meetings d. violent Southerners who terrorized blacks to keep them uneducated, poor, and out of politics

Answer:

Option: b. Northerners who tried to make money off the dire situation in the South and Southerners who did the same.

Explanation:

After the Civil War in America, the South remained in destruction. For building up the South, Reconstruction was proposed by the North to build the South prosperous in terms of economic as well as in society. Some of the white people from the North came to make fortune in the South in Reconstruction Era were called by the Southerns as Carpetbaggers. The southern people, who along with the Carpetbaggers tried to make fortune called scalawags.

ANSWERED AT 20/02/2020 - 10:13 PM


QUESTION POSTED AT 20/02/2020 - 10:13 PM

I need help I'm confused

21. = E. The Etruscans were the ones who launched a building program that turned Rome into a city. The Etruscans were a powerful civilization that lived in Italy from the 8th to the 3rd century BC.
22. = C. Antony and Cleopatra committed suicide after being defeated by Octavian. Cleopatra couldn't handle being defeated given that she was one of the most powerful rulers of her time, so she killed herself, and her lover Antony did the same.
23. = H. paterfamilias is the head of the Roman family. Pater means father and familias means "of the family."
24. = G. Theodosius the Great made Christianity the official religion of the Roman Empire. This decision was made in 325 at the Council of Nicea.
25. = F. Vandals were the Germanic tribes that sacked Rome, even before Goths and Visigoths. 

ANSWERED AT 20/02/2020 - 10:13 PM


QUESTION POSTED AT 20/02/2020 - 10:13 PM

Can someone help, it is due tomarrow, please

Alexander the Great?  Whats the questions I might be able to help I'm not best at his history

ANSWERED AT 20/02/2020 - 10:12 PM


QUESTION POSTED AT 20/02/2020 - 10:12 PM

How were muckrakers able to influence American society and ultimately inspire reform?

Muckrakers exposed all of the flaws in society and the government and a lot of books were written about the problems there were. Poor working conditions, child labor, and quality of processed meat and other foods were big issues. During that time period people were big on from of press so that and the fact that people were just fed up in general led to reform.

ANSWERED AT 20/02/2020 - 10:09 PM


QUESTION POSTED AT 20/02/2020 - 10:09 PM

Under what German plan did the goal to knock France out of the war quickly and the concentrate on Russia?

The Schlieffen Plan was the name given after World War I to the thinking behind the German invasion of France and Belgium on 4 August 1914. Field Marshal Alfred von Schlieffen was the Chief of the Imperial German General Staff from 1891 to 1906 and in 1905–06 devised a deployment plan for a war-winning offensive, in a one-front war against the French Third Republic. 

ANSWERED AT 20/02/2020 - 10:00 PM


QUESTION POSTED AT 20/02/2020 - 10:00 PM

Which of the following was the site of the most serious conflict of the Pequot War? A:Wampanoag grain storage bin B:Pequot fort at Mystic C:Pequot settlement in Boston D:an English fort at Plymouth

Answer:

B:Pequot fort at Mystic

Explanation:

The Pequot War was a war between the Pequot people and English settlers from the Massachusetts Bay. The main reason for the war is because the Pequot people did not want the English colonization in southern New England. The war lasted 11 months, the main site of the conflict of the war was the Pequot fort at Mystic, known as the Mystic Massacre where 700 men, women and children were killed and the fort was burned.

ANSWERED AT 20/02/2020 - 09:36 PM


QUESTION POSTED AT 20/02/2020 - 09:36 PM

The power to declare war is what type of power? A) Delegated Power B) Concurrent Power C) Reserved Power

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ANSWERED AT 20/02/2020 - 09:34 PM


QUESTION POSTED AT 20/02/2020 - 09:34 PM

How did World War 1 contribute to isolationist feeling in the 1920s and 1930s

people were wondering why the US needed to get involved in the first place. Our boys went to die in France and don't want to do it again. Let's just avoid entanglements with the old world from here on out

ANSWERED AT 20/02/2020 - 09:33 PM


QUESTION POSTED AT 20/02/2020 - 09:33 PM

Why was the issue of slavery in Texas an important consideration to the Missouri compromise

Well, the Missouri Compromise came about because they wanted to maintain a balance of power between slave holding states and free states and the balance between northern and southern senators. So, with Texas having slaves it could upset

ANSWERED AT 20/02/2020 - 09:31 PM


QUESTION POSTED AT 20/02/2020 - 09:31 PM

What did President Roosevelt do to aid Panama in becoming an independent country?

Quoting an African proverb, Roosevelt claimed that the right way to conduct foreign policy was to “speak softly and carry a big stick.” Roosevelt resorted to big-stick diplomacy most conspicuously in 1903, when he helped Panama to secede from Colombia and gave the United States a Canal Zone. Construction began at once on the Panama Canal, which Roosevelt visited in 1906, the first president to leave the country while in office. He considered the construction of the canal, a symbol of the triumph of American determination and technological know-how, his greatest accomplishment as president. As he later boasted in his autobiography, “I took the Isthmus, started the canal and then left Congress not to debate the canal, but to debate me.” Other examples of wielding the big stick came in 1906 when Roosevelt occupied and set up a military protectorate in Cuba and when he put pressure on Canada in a boundary dispute in Alaska.

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QUESTION POSTED AT 20/02/2020 - 06:08 PM