Which of the following was an incentive for profit to settle the Missisippi Valley region? Availability of fish and furs Abundance of Native Americans to convert to Catholicism Mildness of the temperature of the region Excitement of the wilderness.

QUESTION POSTED AT 03/12/2019 - 12:34 PM

Answered by admin AT 03/12/2019 - 12:34 PM

"Availability of fish and furs" would be the best option from the list, not only because they existed in higher quantities in this area, but because the human population density was still low, meaning higher populations of finish and animals. 
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The Latin American Revolution was sparked by the desire for _____. equality wealth independence

Answer:

"independence"

Explanation:

The Hispano-American wars of independence or Spanish-American wars of independence were a series of armed conflicts that developed in the American possessions of the Spanish Empire at the beginning of the 19th century, in which the pro-independence side clashed, calling themselves patriotic or revolutionary. , against the side in favor of the integrity of all parts of the Spanish Monarchy, self-styled Spaniards, which was later known as realist or viceregal.

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QUESTION POSTED AT 15/12/2019 - 11:23 PM

Why did the Spanish set up colonies in the Americas? A) to fight the 1 B) to provide wealth and resources for their native land C) to search for the Fountain of Youth D) to convert the Native Americans to Catholicism

The main reason why the Spanish set up colonies in the Americas was "B) to provide wealth and resources for their native land," since they were on a quest to find as much gold and silver as possible. 

ANSWERED AT 15/12/2019 - 11:23 PM


QUESTION POSTED AT 15/12/2019 - 11:23 PM

The main factors that affect an area’s temperature are prevailing winds and mountains. true or false

This statement is False.

There are many other factors that must go into account when considering the climate of an area, and for that reason, the statement is incorrect. We can mention factors such as the location's proximity to the equator, humidity, proximity to the ocean, altitude and more as more important than those cited in the sentence.

ANSWERED AT 15/12/2019 - 11:21 PM


QUESTION POSTED AT 15/12/2019 - 11:21 PM

Who was the Grand Prince of Kiev who ordered Russians to convert to Orthodox Christianity? a. Basil b. Ivan III c. Ivan IV d. Vladimir

It was "Vladimir the Great" who ordered Russians to convert to Orthodox Christianity, since he was very much impressed by the Orthodox churches in Constantinople. 

ANSWERED AT 15/12/2019 - 11:21 PM


QUESTION POSTED AT 15/12/2019 - 11:21 PM

The "Rough Riders" were a.cuban revolutionaries who battled the spanish for independence b.a volunteer cavalry unit in the spanish american war c.newspaper owners who influenced public opinion by exaggerating the truth d.spanish generals in cuba who mistreated the civilian population.

The "Rough Riders" were volunteer cavalry unit in the Spanish American war.

Further Explanations:

The Rough Riders were the 1st Volunteer Cavalry Units of the United States during the Spanish War and the only one to be involved in the combat. It was an unorganized, small and understaffed troops as compared to the troops of the American Civil war.

The troop of the Volunteers were organized by the order of President William Mckinley in order to strengthen the ground force for better assistance during the War. Around 125,000 riders were employed as volunteers to the troops during the war.  The troop was also sometimes called “Wood’s Weary Walker”  as its first commander was, Colonel Leonard Wood.

During May 1998 around 1060 Rough Riders along with more than 1258 horses and mules were sent to the Southern Pacific railroad to set off to Cuba. On arriving Cuba on 23rd June 1898  the troops unloaded themselves and waited for the further order. The troops lacked an adequate amount of supplies and transportation facilities and were even unskilled. All these served as a demerit t the troop's members who were to see the combat.

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Grade: High school

Subject: US History

Chapter: Rough Riders

Keywords: Rough Riders, 1st Volunteer Cavalry, United States, Spanish War, American Civil war, President,  William Mckinley, Wood’s Weary Walker, Colonel Leonard Wood, Southern Pacific railroad, Cuba

ANSWERED AT 15/12/2019 - 11:20 PM


QUESTION POSTED AT 15/12/2019 - 11:20 PM

In which two regions did the Eisenhower administration effectively use Brinkmanship?

Assuming that this is referring to the same list of options that was posted before with this question, the correct response would be in "Korea and Indochina," since this was thought to be a winning military strategy during this time. 

ANSWERED AT 15/12/2019 - 11:17 PM


QUESTION POSTED AT 15/12/2019 - 11:17 PM

Why did the first Americans migrate to North America? A) They were trying to find a warmer climate. B) They were following their food source. C) Their gods told them to migrate. D) Their homes were destroyed by a flood.

The main reason why the first Americans migrate to North America was that "B) They were following their food source," since they came across from what is now Russia via the Bering Land Bridge. 

ANSWERED AT 15/12/2019 - 11:16 PM


QUESTION POSTED AT 15/12/2019 - 11:16 PM

Among the American negotiators for peace were Benjamin Franklin, John Adams, and __________________. A) George Washington B) John Jay C) Patrick Henry D) James Madison

Among the American negotiators for peace were Benjamin Franklin, John Adams, and "John Jay," since these men were thought to be the most knowledgeable of diplomacy, especially Franklin and Jay. 

ANSWERED AT 15/12/2019 - 11:16 PM


QUESTION POSTED AT 15/12/2019 - 11:16 PM

Which describes the effect of the American Revolution on Native Americans? a. The Revolution had very little effect on Native Americans. b. Congress gave Native Americans western lands. c. Native Americans lost land during the Revolution. d. Native Americans were promised U.S. citizenship for enlisting in the Continental Army.

The right answer is c. Native Americans lost land during the Revolution.

During the American Revolution, both sides, British and Americans, persuaded Indian tribes to help them out during the conflict. The result was the disintegration of the 6 tribes that made up the Iroquois League, as the Indians took different sides in the battle. Many whites used this excuse to destroy Indians villages, Indian populations and take control of their lands. By the end of the conflict, the new American government did not cooperate with the asking of the indigenous and later on contributed to conquer their lands and decimate its population.

ANSWERED AT 15/12/2019 - 11:16 PM


QUESTION POSTED AT 15/12/2019 - 11:16 PM

Main goal of the american revolution was to gain

Main goal of the american revolution was to gain independence from Britain.

At the beginning American people aimed to remain British citizens, but they also desired to achieve the self-rule. However, King George disagreed and pushed them into the revolution which resulted in the Independence Declaration, thus the colonist gained the so expected self-rule.

ANSWERED AT 15/12/2019 - 11:16 PM


QUESTION POSTED AT 15/12/2019 - 11:16 PM

The main goal of the american revolution was to gain?

The main goal of the american revolution was to gain "independence from Great Britain," since many colonists were upset with what they saw as being unfair treatment, especially in the realm of taxation, by the British. 

ANSWERED AT 15/12/2019 - 11:15 PM


QUESTION POSTED AT 15/12/2019 - 11:15 PM

What was the largest cultural split in 1920s America? (1 point) a. between northern states and southern states b. between eastern states and western states c. between young Americans and elderly Americans d. between urban Americans and rural Americans

The largest cultural split in 1920s America was "between urban Americans and rural Americans," since during this time cities were thriving places where many people worked after having left their rural lives in the farms. 

ANSWERED AT 15/12/2019 - 11:15 PM


QUESTION POSTED AT 15/12/2019 - 11:15 PM

Americans had problems getting enough money to finace the war because why

Assuming you're referring to the American Revolution, Americans had problems getting enough money to finance the war because no colony had every successfully overthrown an Empire such as Britain before--meaning that to lend the colonists money would have been an incredibly risky bet. 

ANSWERED AT 15/12/2019 - 11:14 PM


QUESTION POSTED AT 15/12/2019 - 11:14 PM

Which of the following documents is a foundation for the American values of self-government and limited power? a. the 1 Bill of Rights b. the Mayflower Compact c. the Virginia Declaration of Rights d. the Fundamental Orders of Connecticut

It would be "d. the Fundamental Orders of Connecticut," that is considered the foundation for the American values of self-government and limited power, since this was one of the major inspirations for the American Constitution. 

ANSWERED AT 15/12/2019 - 11:13 PM


QUESTION POSTED AT 15/12/2019 - 11:13 PM

Why did delegates from the American colonies meet in Philadelphia in 1775? A) to write a colonial constitution B) to decide whether or not to give in to 1 demands C) to elect a colonial president D) to celebrate Thanksgiving

The main reason why delegates from the American colonies met in Philadelphia in 1775 was "B) to decide whether or not to give in to demands by Britain", since this was the last effort made by the colonists to try to avert full-on warfare. 

ANSWERED AT 15/12/2019 - 11:12 PM


QUESTION POSTED AT 15/12/2019 - 11:12 PM

By war's end, how many African Americans had joined the Revolutionary Army? A) 500 B) 5,000 C) 50,000 D) 500,000

By war's end, roughly "5,000" African Americans had joined the Revolutionary Army, although it should be noted that some historians put that number closer to 8,000. 

ANSWERED AT 15/12/2019 - 11:12 PM


QUESTION POSTED AT 15/12/2019 - 11:12 PM

What did the first Americans have to depend on for their survival? A) the environment B) their enemies C) dinosaurs D) religious beliefs

The first Americans had to depend on "the environment" for their survival, since the environment could be extremely harsh and unrelenting in terms of snow, a lack of rain that would lead to failed harvests, etc. 

ANSWERED AT 15/12/2019 - 11:09 PM


QUESTION POSTED AT 15/12/2019 - 11:09 PM

The turning point of the American Revolution occurred at the battle of ___________. A) Oriskany B) Whilte Plains C) Crown Point D) Saratoga

The turning point of the American Revolution occurred at the battle of "Saratoga," due mostly to the fact that the the colonial victory of Britain convinced the French to officially support the colonial army against the British. 

ANSWERED AT 15/12/2019 - 11:09 PM


QUESTION POSTED AT 15/12/2019 - 11:09 PM

Which was a reason for the development of independent city-states in ancient Greece? A. Rapid rivers made trade with non-Greeks more profitable than trade within Greece. B. Rugged terrain limited trade and communication among groups of people in Greece. C. Most Greek communities preferred their own religion and language over any other Greek culture. D. The Greeks avoided military confrontation so no one ever conquered the many villages.

One major reason for the development of independent city-states in ancient Greece was that "B. Rugged terrain limited trade and communication among groups of people in Greece," since the area was very mountainous and filled with rivers. 

ANSWERED AT 15/12/2019 - 11:07 PM


QUESTION POSTED AT 15/12/2019 - 11:07 PM

Which road opened the Northwest Territory? a. Wilderness Road b. Lancaster-Philadelphia Turnpike c. Genesee Road d. Cumberland (National) Road

The answer is Cumberland National Road

ANSWERED AT 15/12/2019 - 11:06 PM


QUESTION POSTED AT 15/12/2019 - 11:06 PM

Why was this region so important in ancient india

Assuming that this is referring to the same map that was posted before with this question, the correct response would be because the Indus Valley was incredibly fertile due to river irrigation, which led to sustained crop growth. 

ANSWERED AT 15/12/2019 - 11:00 PM


QUESTION POSTED AT 15/12/2019 - 11:00 PM

Which is not an accurate description of the Columbian Exchange and its consequences? a. Europeans were introduced to foods from the Americas, such as potatoes, corn, tomatoes, and chocolate. b. Columbus brought horses, cows, sheep, chickens, and pigs from Europe to the Americas. c. Most of the native population was immune to the diseases introduced to the Americas from the Eastern Hemisphere. d. Many African slaves went to the Caribbean Islands and Brazil to work on sugar plantations after a decline in the native population.

The correct answer is C. Most of the native population was immune to the diseases introduced to the Americas from the Eastern Hemisphere

Explanation:

The Columbian Exchange refers to the interchange or transference of products, culture, animals, plants, people, and others that occurred during the 15th and 16th century between America, Africa, and Europe as a result of the colonization and discovery of the New World. This exchange also, implied diseases were brought from Europe to America where they did not exists before, as in the case of smallpox and measles infection, that caused around 80%-95% of the population had died around 1592 as native population had never been exposed to these diseases and thus had not developed immunity to these diseases. Thus, the native population was not immune to the diseases introduced to the Americas.

ANSWERED AT 15/12/2019 - 10:59 PM


QUESTION POSTED AT 15/12/2019 - 10:59 PM

Which of the following was mentioned in the list of King George III's wrongdoings? A) taking lands from Native Americans B) forcing Colonists into slavery C) eliminating trial by jury D) stealing money from the 1 treasury

It would be "C) eliminating trial by jury" that was mentioned in the list of King George III's wrongdoings, since the colonists felt that there individual liberties had been robbed from them. 

ANSWERED AT 15/12/2019 - 10:58 PM


QUESTION POSTED AT 15/12/2019 - 10:58 PM

Frustrated that early explorations did not produce a route to the East, England sought return on its investment byA=fishingB=entering the fur tradeC=looting Spanish shipsD=making colonies

Frustrated that early explorations did not produce a route to the East, England sought return on its investment by "making colonies," since this is where most of the explorers had landed by accident (in the New World). 

ANSWERED AT 15/12/2019 - 10:51 PM


QUESTION POSTED AT 15/12/2019 - 10:51 PM

Which civilization did not begin in the area known as the "Cradle of Civilization," or Mesopotamia? Assyria Egypt Hittite Sumer Which was not a result of increased population growth in the region? brain drain decreased petroleum production increased competition for jobs increased membership in extremist groups

It would be "Egypt" that did not begin in the area known as the "Cradle of Civilization," since this refers to the Fertile Crescent (Egypt was located along the Nile), and it would be "decreased petroleum production," that was not a result of increased population growth in the Middle East, since production increased. 

ANSWERED AT 15/12/2019 - 10:51 PM


QUESTION POSTED AT 15/12/2019 - 10:51 PM

What was the event that started the French and Indian war of 1754-1763? A the Governor of Virginia staking claim to the Ohio Valley B French attack on Fort Necessity C George Washington’s troops attacking a French scouting expedition D Indian attack on the state of Virginia E Britain’s decision to enter into war with France

The main event that started the French and Indian war of 1754-1763 was "B French attack on Fort Necessity," which was held by Washington, however there were some hostilities before this. 

ANSWERED AT 15/12/2019 - 10:48 PM


QUESTION POSTED AT 15/12/2019 - 10:48 PM

Booker T. Washington believed that the best strategy to end racial segregation was for African Americans to demand that it be made illegal immediately. adapt to it as they worked to gain equality. demand that it be gradually made illegal. ignore it whenever it was encountered.

The correct answer is B. Adapt to ti as they worked to gain equality.

Explanation:

Booker T. Washington was one of the important leaders of African-American communities that supported equality for African-Americans during the 20th century. Washington became the leader of former slaves as new laws still oppressed African-American communities. However, the approach of Washington against discrimination and oppression differ from the one of other leaders as Washington did not support direct attacks against discrimination, segregation, and oppression but believed African-Americans should adapt to the situation while they achieve equality through education and entrepreneurship by showing the rest of the population they had the right to be treated equally. Thus, for Booker T. Washington the best strategy to end racial segregation and other ways of oppression and discrimination was to adapt to it as they work to gain equality through education and economic strengthening.

ANSWERED AT 15/12/2019 - 10:46 PM


QUESTION POSTED AT 15/12/2019 - 10:46 PM

What American invention aided the British textile industy

It was the American invention of the "cotton gin" that greatly aided the British textile industry, since this allowed for the seeds to be picked from cotton at a much faster rate. 

ANSWERED AT 15/12/2019 - 10:46 PM


QUESTION POSTED AT 15/12/2019 - 10:46 PM