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

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

Answered by admin AT 20/02/2020 - 10:47 PM

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.
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Suppose you have read two different books on World War II, and each book has different arguments about how the war started. Which of the following best describes the stronger historical argument?

Well it all matter on how well the other is written in terms which one gives more detail than the other i'd chose the one with more details in world war 2 book since is our history   

ANSWERED AT 29/03/2020 - 06:31 PM


QUESTION POSTED AT 29/03/2020 - 06:31 PM

How did society and American culture react to the Civil War?

People were shocked & some could've believe what was happening . Many just wanted a happy life instead of getting killed .

ANSWERED AT 29/03/2020 - 06:25 PM


QUESTION POSTED AT 29/03/2020 - 06:25 PM

What 2 pre-civil war events was John Brown involved in?

Maybe cold war and soviet war

ANSWERED AT 29/03/2020 - 06:24 PM


QUESTION POSTED AT 29/03/2020 - 06:24 PM

Why do you think people call the battle of stalingrad a turning point in the war

It started the defeat of the German invasion of Russa

ANSWERED AT 29/03/2020 - 06:20 PM


QUESTION POSTED AT 29/03/2020 - 06:20 PM

What are the SS? What did they do to people who opposed the Nazis

The Schutzstaffel was a major paramilitary organization under Adolf Hitler and the National Socialist German Workers' Party in Nazi Germany.

ANSWERED AT 29/03/2020 - 06:19 PM


QUESTION POSTED AT 29/03/2020 - 06:19 PM

What did the collapse of the Soviet Union result in? A The end of the Cold War. B The end of the Vietnam War. C The beginning of Communist rule in Hungary. D The beginning of democracy in Asia.

No, the answer is a. the vietnam war ended in 1955 and the cold war ended in 1991, which is the same year the USSR fell.

ANSWERED AT 28/03/2020 - 12:56 PM


QUESTION POSTED AT 28/03/2020 - 12:56 PM

What weapons were used during World War 1

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During WW1, the Weapons or Arms that were used during the war were for example:

1.Rifles. All nations used more than one type of firearm during the First World War.

2. Machine guns.

3. Flamethrowers

4. Mortars

5. Artillery

6. Poison gas

7. Tanks

8. Aircraft

And ETC. 

So Yes, as you can actually see, the War used very, but VERY DANGEROUS and DEADLY Weapons Throughout one another.

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ANSWERED AT 28/03/2020 - 12:54 PM


QUESTION POSTED AT 28/03/2020 - 12:54 PM

True or False: favorable statistics of population and Industrial Development invariably decide the outcome of a war.

True that happen  that used industrial

ANSWERED AT 28/03/2020 - 12:52 PM


QUESTION POSTED AT 28/03/2020 - 12:52 PM

How would you summerize March to the sea? (Civil War)

Sherman's march to the sea was terrible for the south. He destroyed most of the Souths economy

ANSWERED AT 28/03/2020 - 12:43 PM


QUESTION POSTED AT 28/03/2020 - 12:43 PM

Why did Japan need to rebuild its economy following world war 2

 Japan had already developed to a high level in heavy manufacturing, steel making, ship building, heavy chemicals and vehicle manufacturing prior to WW2 based on a policy of a partnership between business and government with a high degree of government direction and assistance with investment. With the destruction by bombing of much of Japans industrial infrastructure the Japanese took the opportunity to invest in new state of the art manufacturing facilities. As a result Japan spent a higher percentage of its GDP on investment than countries like the US and the UK and Japanese consumers accepted that sacrifices had to be made in the medium term to rebuild the economy and accepted a lower standard of living in the years following the war. A system of training and apprenticeships in industry was also highly developed and the university system had close links to industry to provide the correct level of trained management personnel. The Japanese system of a 'job for life' plus a comprehensive structured system of training and development of managers ensured that knowledge was developed and transmitted in a way superior to that in Western companies. In a large Japanese company a manager will do a 3 year stint in a particular position at home or abroad and receive close training and monitoring by his immediate manager who he will probably take over from. The result of this system is that 3 levels of management have a detailed knowledge of the job etc at any one time. In the West managers move between companies a lot more leading to a loss of accumulated knowledge to that company.

ANSWERED AT 28/03/2020 - 12:32 PM


QUESTION POSTED AT 28/03/2020 - 12:32 PM

Identify the statements that are true. SELECT ALL THAT APPLY. A. Discrimination is treating people unequally because of prejudice or partiality. B.The Thirteenth Amendment gave all male citizens the right to vote. C. Martin Luther King, Jr., gave his "I Have a Dream" speech at the Lincoln Memorial. D. President Lyndon Johnson signed the Civil Rights Act of 1964 into law. E. An ethnic group is a group of people that share a common ancestry, nationality, or culture.

Discrimination is treating people unequally because of prejudice or partiality.  Martin Luther King, Jr., gave his "I Have a Dream" speech at the Lincoln Memorial. President Lyndon Johnson signed the Civil Rights Act of 1964 into law. An ethnic group is a group of people that share a common ancestry, nationality, or culture.

ANSWERED AT 28/03/2020 - 12:30 PM


QUESTION POSTED AT 28/03/2020 - 12:30 PM

1. "All of these Hollywood stars say that you should vote for Governor Tibet." 2. using broad accusations and negative attacks in order to bring down the reputation of an opponent 3. using wide-spread universal terms that do not deal with the specific issues at hand 4. passing out campaign pamphlets or phoning people with encouragement to vote for a candidate A. name calling B. testimonials C. volunteerism D. glittering generalities

1 -> B) TESTIMONIALS . Testimonials are related to, as the name suggests, testifying to what you believe. If the stars believe that's the best option, they would tell other people that, testifying to their beliefs.

2 -> A) NAME CALLING is using broad accusations and negative attacks in order to bring down the reputation of an opponent. Calling people names, usually bad ones, is a form of trying to bring down someone's reputation.

3 -> D) GLITTERING GENERALITIES is using wide-spread universal terms that do not deal with the specific issues at hand. It makes people be familiar with the speech, but not necessarily are they related to the subject at hand.

4 -> C) VOLUNTEERISM. passing out campaign pamphlets or phoning people with encouragement to vote for a candidate is volunteerism. People who are not getting paid to do a given task are volunteers.


ANSWERED AT 28/03/2020 - 12:29 PM


QUESTION POSTED AT 28/03/2020 - 12:29 PM

In Stalin's opinion, why did the USSR decide to go to war with Germany? a. because people of the world- including dissenters in Germany- has approved their cause b. because great Britain would be fighting with the soviets c. because soviet troops - including the navy - had received threats from German ships d. because Hitler took polish territory when he broke the nonaggression pact

The correct answer is Option A: because people of the world- including dissenters in Germany- has approved their cause.


Joesph Stalin justified the war of Soviet Union with Hitler's Germany because he believed that everyone was on his side. He believed the world had approved his cause to fight tyranny.


He also believed many Germans did not like Hitler and were also supportive of his cause.

We should not forget that the people of Soviet Union were already supporting Stalin.

ANSWERED AT 28/03/2020 - 12:23 PM


QUESTION POSTED AT 28/03/2020 - 12:23 PM

How did the great depression prepare Roosevelt for the war effort

It's a circuitous relationship, as the Depression did not constrain us into war, and truth be told, amid the greater part of the 1930s made us more independent. Yet, as the war in Europe warmed up in the last some portion of the decade, it turned out to be evident that the Allies, Britain, and France, couldn't remain all alone.

ANSWERED AT 28/03/2020 - 12:22 PM


QUESTION POSTED AT 28/03/2020 - 12:22 PM

Which phrase is accurate about reform movements in Latin American nations? (A) eliminated poverty in Latin America (B) protected and respected human rights (C) were inspired by the Mexican Revolution (D) enjoyed unanimous support of the people

Answer: C. In the late 1970s and early 1980s. The struggle against dictatorial regimes has intensified in Latin American countries. People advocated change reforms, they were inspired by the Mexican revolution of 1910-1917-it was an important period in the history of Mexico, during which the country was a civil war. The Revolution began as a revolt against the dictatorship of Porfirio Diaz and ended with the adoption of a new constitution.

ANSWERED AT 28/03/2020 - 12:10 PM


QUESTION POSTED AT 28/03/2020 - 12:10 PM

What did the Supreme Court mean by “separate but equal”? Why did many people feel this idea was faulty?

"Separate but equal" was a way for the Supreme Court to legally segregate schools based on race. However, this was later ruled as unconstitutional because many people believed that black students still did not receive the same education opportunities as white students.

ANSWERED AT 28/03/2020 - 12:10 PM


QUESTION POSTED AT 28/03/2020 - 12:10 PM

20 Points ______secured access to oil during World War I and beyond by buying a majority stake in_______________ 1)Russia, France, Britain 2)The Suez Canal Company, Anglo-Persian Oil Company, The Oil company of Persia

The correct answer is "Britain" and "Anglo-Persian Oil Company".

The Anglo-Persian Oil Company was a British company founded in 1908 after the discovery of a large oil field in the region of Masjed Soleiman in Iran. It was later nationalized by the Iranian government and renamed National Iranian Oil Company. During its first years of operations and in the wake of the First World War, the treasury of Great Britain made the strategic decision of purchasing 51% of the stake in the company.

ANSWERED AT 28/03/2020 - 12:09 PM


QUESTION POSTED AT 28/03/2020 - 12:09 PM

A major reason for the isolationist trend in the United States following World War I was

A disillusionment over the outcomes of the war. :)

ANSWERED AT 28/03/2020 - 12:08 PM


QUESTION POSTED AT 28/03/2020 - 12:08 PM

Cultural diffusion was most advanced by necessary improvements in medical technology post-World War II occupation and education reform nation rebuilding and multi-national organizations the contact of business people with foreign cultures

The phenomenon of globalization has seen many corporations migrate their operations to foreign countries in the search for lower operational costs that would ultimately make them more profitable. One of the effects of this is the imminent international traffic of individuals who, either working for a multinational organization or being owners of their own businesses, will inevitably enter in contact with individuals with a completely different cultural background. Cultural diffusion serves as a tool that aims to facilitate interaction among individuals from different geographies and backgrounds.

ANSWERED AT 28/03/2020 - 11:57 AM


QUESTION POSTED AT 28/03/2020 - 11:57 AM

31 POINTS!!!!!!!!!!!!!!! What is the significance of -communism -Iron Curtain -Cuban Missile Crisis and -Vietnam war during the cold war. Also what was the significance of -Taliban -9/11/01 -War in Afghanistan -War in Iraq during War on Terrorism.

The significance for communism is that it has caused many wars between the U.S. and other communist countries. The United States doesn't believe in communism, so we are trying to help the people in other countries.

Iron Curtain was where Europe was divided during the Cold War. 

The Cuban Missile Crisis put America in a state of panic. The United States was on the brink of nuclear war.

The Vietnam War was significant because America helped fight against communism in Vietnam. We fought against North Vietnam.

The Taliban gave sanctuary to Osama Bin Laden. 

Septmeber 11, 2001. This day shook the nation. It helped create thousands of jobs, especially in the TSA (Transportation Security Administration).

The war in Afghanistan was fought because of 9/11/01. We fought the  al-Qaeda.

We fought in Iraq because of oil. The whole Kuwait thing happened in Iraq.

The War on Terror, also known as the Global War on Terrorism, is a metaphor of war referring to the international military campaign that started after the September 11th attacks on the United States.

ANSWERED AT 28/03/2020 - 11:57 AM


QUESTION POSTED AT 28/03/2020 - 11:57 AM

Which event would have first caused the united states to begin reversing its neutrality acts in the early of world war 2

Germany Invasion Of Poland

ANSWERED AT 28/03/2020 - 11:53 AM


QUESTION POSTED AT 28/03/2020 - 11:53 AM