Why do you think Cabeza de vace wrote of great riches that could be found in the Americas

QUESTION POSTED AT 15/12/2019 - 05:43 PM

Answered by admin AT 15/12/2019 - 05:43 PM

To either encourage the idea of a spherical world, or he just wanted to make money.
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14. Which piece of evidence has helped lead some investigators to believe that Hitler may have faked his own death at the end of WWII? A. An eyewitness report claiming that he was seen in South Africa in 1949. B. Bone fragments were found in Bolivia and when tested it was found that they match Hitler's DNA. C. After being tested, a skull that the Russians said was Hitler's was found to be the skull of a woman. D. A photograph was found which shows Hitler standing next to what appears to be a microwave oven. The microwave was not invented until 1946.

The correct answer is:
C. After being tested, a skull that the Russians said was Hitler's was found to be the skull of a woman.

This is evidence (as opposed to just a rumour) since it's something that is reliable and can be re-tested, and it was also shown to be pretty certain that the scull belonged to a woman.

ANSWERED AT 18/01/2020 - 07:40 AM


QUESTION POSTED AT 18/01/2020 - 07:40 AM

The Columbian Exchange was based on interactions between the Old World and _____. A. the Americas B. Europe C. Asia D. Africa

The Columbian Exchange was based on interactions between the Old World and:

A. The Americas

The Columbian Exchange was the exchange of plants, animals, disease, and culture between the Americas and the Old World. The exchange began with Christopher Columbus' arrival to the New World and influenced, diffused and changed many cultural aspects of both Europe and America. Some of the exchanges were cocoa, spices, cotton and smallpox.

ANSWERED AT 18/01/2020 - 07:34 AM


QUESTION POSTED AT 18/01/2020 - 07:34 AM

What event in Nazi Germany targeted Jewish families, destroying businesses and synagogues? A. Auschwitz B. Holodomor C. Kristallnacht D. the Great Leap Forward

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ANSWERED AT 18/01/2020 - 07:23 AM


QUESTION POSTED AT 18/01/2020 - 07:23 AM

Which achievement did the Old Kingdom and the New Kingdom of ancient Egypt have in common? a. both greatly expanded the territory of the empire b.both used advanced bronze weaponry c.both built great monuments d.both built canals that increased trade and transportation

The achievement that the old kingdom and the new kingdom of ancient Egypt have in common is : C. Both built great monuments
The old kingdom built monuments such as the pyramid and the new kingdom built the monument such as hypostyle hall

hope this helps

ANSWERED AT 18/01/2020 - 07:20 AM


QUESTION POSTED AT 18/01/2020 - 07:20 AM

Which of the following restrictions to individual rights could most reasonably protect the common good? A. Censoring newspapers and other media from publishing damaging remarks about the president B. Requiring a permit in advance to hold an assembly, such as a parade or concert, in a public area C. Searching all the homes within a neighborhood where authorities had found a criminal in hiding D. Allowing no one but police and government officials to be in public spaces after dark

Answer:

B. Requiring a permit in advance to hold an assembly, such as a parade or concert, in public area, is the correct answer.

Explanation:

The first amendment is a good example of restricting individual rights for ensuring that other peoples' rights are respected. The first amendment guarantees the right to freedom of religion, speech, petition, this amendment also provides the government with the right to abrogate the freedom of speech. Although the freedom of speech may appear to be just, an individual's behavior may affect other people. In such cases, the government can make laws for protecting the individual liberty of another person. The government can restrict individual rights as and when necessary. So making it mandatory to have a permit in advance to hold an assembly, such as a parade or concert in a public areas is the correct answer.

ANSWERED AT 18/01/2020 - 07:13 AM


QUESTION POSTED AT 18/01/2020 - 07:13 AM

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

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.

ANSWERED AT 18/01/2020 - 07:09 AM


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

Terrorist attacks by fundamentalist groups have occurred A. almost entirely in the United States B. almost entirely in the Middle East C. in few countries limited to North America D. in multiple countries all over the world

The answer is D. I am only putting this extra junk becaus this website wont let me me submit without more than twenty caracters lmao

ANSWERED AT 18/01/2020 - 07:06 AM


QUESTION POSTED AT 18/01/2020 - 07:06 AM

Which of the following American leaders refused to sit on the “white side” of a room as a gesture of support for improving civil rights in America? A. Eleanor Roosevelt B. Franklin Roosevelt C. Rosa Parks D. Thurgood Marshall

The correct answer is option A. "Eleanor Roosevelt". Eleanor Roosevelt was an American leader that has a long history of social activism. When Eleanor Roosevelt visited the segregate methodist Church in Birmingham, Alabama, she refused to sit on the white or black site of the room, instead she sit in the center as a gesture of unity and support for improving the civil rights in America.

ANSWERED AT 18/01/2020 - 07:04 AM


QUESTION POSTED AT 18/01/2020 - 07:04 AM

Excerpts from the First Inaugural Address of Andrew Jackson: "... In administering the laws of Congress I shall keep steadily in view the limitations as well as the extent of the Executive power trusting thereby to discharge the functions of my office without transcending its authority. ... In such measures as I may be called on to pursue in regard to the rights of the separate States I hope to be animated by a proper respect for those sovereign members of our Union, ... This I shall aim at the more anxiously both because it will facilitate the extinguishment of the national debt, the unnecessary duration of which is incompatible with real independence, ... that the spirit of equity, caution and compromise in which the Constitution was formed requires that the great interests of agriculture, commerce, and manufactures should be equally favored ... As long as our Government is administered for the good of the people, and is regulated by their will; as long as it secures to us the rights of person and of property, liberty of conscience and of the press, it will be worth defending ..." Why does Jackson list, in section 4, the interests that should be favored? Jackson wanted to show he equally respected growing regional interests. Jackson wanted to show he was in favor of commercial development. Jackson wanted to show he supported regional divisions throughout the country. Jackson wanted to show he was willing to compromise the Constitution.

Jackson wanted to show he supported regional divisions throughout the country due to fact that he knew that various regions of country depends on diferent economic branch

ANSWERED AT 18/01/2020 - 06:53 AM


QUESTION POSTED AT 18/01/2020 - 06:53 AM

Which statement correctly describes how Eleanor Roosevelt handled the position of First Lady? A. She stayed in the White House to make sure that her husband was well cared for. B. She presided over glittering dinner parties for important visitors to the White House. C. She avoided public appearances so as not to draw attention to herself. D. She traveled the country visiting people affected by the Great Depression.

Answer:

She traveled the country visiting people affected by the Great Depression.

Explanation:

Eleanor Roosevelt was a human rights activist who had a strong influence on the production of the Universal Declaration of Human Rights, a civilizing milestone in individual freedoms. She was also the first lady of the United States during the government of her husband, Franklin Roosevelt.

The Roosevelt government occurred during the Great Depression of the 1930s, when US economic and social indicators suffered a major blow. Roosevelt was able to overcome the Great Depression through his economic recovery plan, the New Deal. In that context, Eleanor Roosevelt made several public appearances in various areas of the country, where she visited the poor people who were most affected by the economic crisis.

ANSWERED AT 18/01/2020 - 06:48 AM


QUESTION POSTED AT 18/01/2020 - 06:48 AM

Which author wrote about the frustration some women in the 1950s and '60s experienced with the traditional role of women? A. Rosa Parks B. Eleanor Roosevelt C. Betty Friedan D. Bess Truman

Betty Friedan was an American writer, activist, and leading figure in the woman's rights movement wrote about the frustration some women in the 1950s and '60s experienced with the traditional role of women

ANSWERED AT 18/01/2020 - 06:47 AM


QUESTION POSTED AT 18/01/2020 - 06:47 AM

Which event in a foreign country helped fuel the "Red Scare" in America in the years following World War I? A. communist revolution in Russia B. military rearmament by Germany C. rise of fascism in Italy D. territorial expansion by Japan

Communist revolution in Russia was event in a foreign country helped fuel the "Red Scare" in America in the years following World War I

ANSWERED AT 18/01/2020 - 06:46 AM


QUESTION POSTED AT 18/01/2020 - 06:46 AM

Smoothlewis Which country was one of the Allied powers during World War II? A. Italy B. Finland C. Great Britain D. Sweden

Great Britain was the country that was one of the Allied powers during World War II. The correct option among all the options that are given in the question is the third option or option "C". The other allies included France, China, Soviet Union and the United States of America. I hope the answer helps you.

ANSWERED AT 18/01/2020 - 06:37 AM


QUESTION POSTED AT 18/01/2020 - 06:37 AM

Why was the book Principles of Economics written? A) to outline how the American economy would be managed in the future B) to create and shape modern macroeconomics C) to discuss how America could become a successful economy after World War II D) to connect the classical and modern economic theories

The book Principles of Economics was written to create and shape modern macroeconomics. The correct option among all the options that are given in the question is the second option or option "B". The Principles of Economics was written by Alfred Marshall.This book was first published in the year 1990. I hope it helps you.

ANSWERED AT 18/01/2020 - 06:27 AM


QUESTION POSTED AT 18/01/2020 - 06:27 AM

Why was Susan B. Anthony so significant during the Progressive Era? -She was the first woman doctor in the United States. -She was the most well known women’s rights activist in American history. -She was a well known writer who wrote and founded the journal, “The Woman’s Journal.” -She founded the NAWSA

Susan B. Anthony was so significant because : She was the most well known women's right activist in American History
During her lifetime, she played a really vital role In Women suffrage movement. Her works paved the way of current nineteenth Amendment of the united states

ANSWERED AT 18/01/2020 - 06:15 AM


QUESTION POSTED AT 18/01/2020 - 06:15 AM

How were scholars able to translate hieroglyphic symbols? A. Scholars compared hieroglyphics to cuneiform and found enough similarities to create an alphabet of the Egyptian writing system. B. Archaeologists unearthed a set of papyrus scrolls that had served as a dictionary in ancient Egypt. C. By comparing a message written in both hieroglyphics and Greek, scholars were able to translate the hieroglyphic symbols. D. Because early hieroglyphics were picture writing, scholars could decipher their meaning and then match them to more modern Egyptian writing.

The correct answer is
C.
By comparing a message written in both hieroglyphics and Greek, scholars were able to translate the hieroglyphic symbols.

They unearthed the Rosetta stone, which is a huge stone that had writing on it in hieroglyphics and in ancient Greek, and since ancient Greek had already been translated and used, they knew now how to translate the hieroglyphics. This was a monumental discovery.

ANSWERED AT 18/01/2020 - 06:07 AM


QUESTION POSTED AT 18/01/2020 - 06:07 AM

The Triple Alliance, also known as the Central Powers, consisted of (5 points) A. Germany, Austria-Hungary, and Russia B. Germany, Austria-Hungary, and Italy C. France, Great Britain, and Italy D. France, Great Britain, and Russia

The right answer for the question that is being asked and shown above is that: "A. Germany, Austria-Hungary, and Russia." The Triple Alliance, also known as the Central Powers, consisted of A. Germany, Austria-Hungary, and Russia

ANSWERED AT 18/01/2020 - 06:02 AM


QUESTION POSTED AT 18/01/2020 - 06:02 AM

Which of the following required all states to return fugitive slaves to their owners? a. the great compromise b. the Connecticut compromise c. the three fifths compromise

The right answer for the question that is being asked and shown above is that: "c. the three fifths compromise." The idea that is required all states to return fugitive slaves to their owners is that c. the three fifths compromise

ANSWERED AT 18/01/2020 - 05:58 AM


QUESTION POSTED AT 18/01/2020 - 05:58 AM

Which is an example of personification found in this passage? Dancers turned in slow moving circles. In 1834, the waltz traveled across the ocean to the United States. Today the waltz is a common dance that can be seen at many weddings and celebrations.

In 1834, the waltz traveled across the ocean to the United States.

This is the write answer because personification means giving a non human thing human traits

ANSWERED AT 18/01/2020 - 05:58 AM


QUESTION POSTED AT 18/01/2020 - 05:58 AM

Which best describes the Supreme Court's reasoning in declaring the Civil Rights Act of 1875 unconstitutional? They found that it discriminated against white people in the South. They found that the Fourteenth Amendment applied only to states, not individuals. They found that it did not provide sufficient rights for U.S. citizens. They found that the Fifteenth Amendment applied only to states, not individuals.

The right answer for the question that is being asked and shown above is that: "They found that the Fourteenth Amendment applied only to states, not individuals." The statement that best describes the Supreme Court's reasoning in declaring the Civil Rights Act of 1875 unconstitutional is that they found that the Fourteenth Amendment applied only to states, not individuals.

ANSWERED AT 18/01/2020 - 05:53 AM


QUESTION POSTED AT 18/01/2020 - 05:53 AM

When James Madison wrote that a government that is “administered by men over men” must be obliged to “control itself,” he was referring to a. the defining characteristics of a bureaucracy. b. the fact that appointed bureaucrats must be controlled by elected officials. c. the hierarchical structure of the Federal Government. d. the undemocratic nature of bureaucracies.

The right answer for the question that is being asked and shown above is that: "B. the fact that appointed bureaucrats must be controlled by elected officials." When James Madison wrote that a government that is “administered by men over men” must be obliged to “control itself,” he was referring to the fact that appointed bureaucrats must be controlled by elected officials.

ANSWERED AT 18/01/2020 - 05:42 AM


QUESTION POSTED AT 18/01/2020 - 05:42 AM

Natal, Orange Free State, and Transvaal were founded by the _____.

Founded by the Boers

ANSWERED AT 18/01/2020 - 05:32 AM


QUESTION POSTED AT 18/01/2020 - 05:32 AM

Which continent maintained heavy influence in the Middle East between World War I and World War II? A. North America. B. Europe. C. Africa. D. Asia.

The answer is:

B. Europe.

After the fall of the Ottoman Empire after WWI many European countries claimed its territory and anexed parts of it to their own, Turkey claimed land that Greece was also claiming for their own and started a civil war, the same thing with other countries that were before part of the empire,  a feeling of nationalism and islamism rose in the middle east.

ANSWERED AT 18/01/2020 - 05:30 AM


QUESTION POSTED AT 18/01/2020 - 05:30 AM

Julius Caesar is an important figure in Roman history because he __________. A fought the First Punic War B became the first emperor of Rome C greatly increased the power of the Senate D expanded Rome's territory and became dictator for life

Julius Caesar is an important figure in Roman history because he expanded Rome's territory and became dictator for life, he was also first who claimed title of imeprator form which term emepror cames and Roman emeprors were title after his last name 'caesar"

ANSWERED AT 18/01/2020 - 05:27 AM


QUESTION POSTED AT 18/01/2020 - 05:27 AM