Questions posted in Social Studies

This is the Muslim month-long holiday that is one of the "Five Pillars of Islam."

The answer is Ramadam

ANSWERED AT 06/12/2019 - 04:26 PM


QUESTION POSTED AT 06/12/2019 - 04:26 PM

What conflict lasted 13 days and threatened global nuclear war

This would be the Cuban Missile Crisis! it lasted from October 16th till October 28th (hence 13 days) of 1962, and was a confrontation between the US and the Soviet Union that could have resulted in a nuclear war.

It ended when both countries agreed to withdraw their missiles from other countries: Cuba and Italy.

ANSWERED AT 06/12/2019 - 04:22 PM


QUESTION POSTED AT 06/12/2019 - 04:22 PM

John locke considered each of the following a "natural right"Except

Natural rights were something you were born with they were life, liberty, property and pursuit of happines

ANSWERED AT 06/12/2019 - 04:18 PM


QUESTION POSTED AT 06/12/2019 - 04:18 PM

How did workers respond to the rise of industrialization?


I believe they formed unions and other organizations like the knights of labor for instance to fight for a better work place and higher pay..

ANSWERED AT 06/12/2019 - 04:12 PM


QUESTION POSTED AT 06/12/2019 - 04:12 PM

Which of these events related to the christian crusades occurred last in 1261?

The Byzantines recaptured Constantinople and end of the Latin empire

ANSWERED AT 06/12/2019 - 04:09 PM


QUESTION POSTED AT 06/12/2019 - 04:09 PM

Why do you think the Declaration of Independence outlines a political philosophy?

The Declaration of Independence is the most imperative bit of American political theory at any point composed. It is likewise ostensibly the best articulation of human freedom at any point delivered. Thomas Jefferson likewise utilized Rousseau's social contract hypothesis to legitimize his declaration of freedom. Jefferson expressed that governments are organized getting their fair powers from the assent of the represented.

ANSWERED AT 06/12/2019 - 04:07 PM


QUESTION POSTED AT 06/12/2019 - 04:07 PM

Which state passed the first poll tax? a. Mississippi b. South Carolina c. Alabama d. Louisiana

the answer is Mississippi

ANSWERED AT 06/12/2019 - 04:06 PM


QUESTION POSTED AT 06/12/2019 - 04:06 PM

Why did ceasars friends kill him?

They were afraid that Caesar was growing ambitions ad wanted all the power.
Especially sense he wanted to kill Pompey. 

ANSWERED AT 06/12/2019 - 04:04 PM


QUESTION POSTED AT 06/12/2019 - 04:04 PM

Why the Boston tea party is considered such a significant event in U.S. History?

It showed how the British that the colonialist would not stand for the tax on the tea.

ANSWERED AT 06/12/2019 - 04:03 PM


QUESTION POSTED AT 06/12/2019 - 04:03 PM

Who was daniel morgan and what role did he play in the american revolution?

Daniel Morgan was the Representative of Virginia and was also a soldier for the army.

ANSWERED AT 06/12/2019 - 04:03 PM


QUESTION POSTED AT 06/12/2019 - 04:03 PM

Which continent includes the coordinates of 30 south latitude south latitude 135 east longitude?

The continent which includes the coordinates of 30 south latitude and 135 east longitude is Australia. 

ANSWERED AT 06/12/2019 - 04:01 PM


QUESTION POSTED AT 06/12/2019 - 04:01 PM

Which of these is metamorphic rock formed from limestone? a. shale b. clay c. sandstone d. marble

The correct answer is option D - Marble.

The marble is a metamorphic rock that forms when limestone is under the heat and pressure of metamorphism. It is composed mainly of the mineral Calcite and it generally contains other minerals such as quartz, graphite, micas, etc.

Besides, the characteristics swirls of the colored marbles varieties are usually the result of the mixture of various mineral impurities such as sand or iron oxides.

Marble is commonly used as a building material and for sculpture.

ANSWERED AT 06/12/2019 - 04:00 PM


QUESTION POSTED AT 06/12/2019 - 04:00 PM

Name given to a large body of salt water that is smaller than an ocean

The answer is sea.

A sea is a body of salt water that is smaller than an ocean. Seas are usually also connected to an ocean. An example of a sea is the Mediterranean sea which is also connected to the (North) Atlantic ocean. A sea could also be viewed as an interconnected system of the salty oceanic waters on Earth.

Another body of salt smaller than an ocean is a salt lake; Lake Urmia in Iran being one example.

ANSWERED AT 06/12/2019 - 03:54 PM


QUESTION POSTED AT 06/12/2019 - 03:54 PM

What was suprising about the battle of the alamo

Here's a link for that question:

http://latinamericanhistory.about.com/od/TexasIndependence/tp/Ten-Facts-About-The-Battle-Of-The-Alamo.htm

ANSWERED AT 06/12/2019 - 03:49 PM


QUESTION POSTED AT 06/12/2019 - 03:49 PM

Are the two main parts of the Christian Bible

The two main parts of the Christian Bible are the New Testament (describing the teachings of Jesus and his apostles) and the Old Testament (describing the teachings before Jesus: this part is shared with Judaism).

ANSWERED AT 06/12/2019 - 03:48 PM


QUESTION POSTED AT 06/12/2019 - 03:48 PM

Why is justice important to jews

teaches people to get help if they have a drug problem or arrested for domestic assault.

ANSWERED AT 06/12/2019 - 03:48 PM


QUESTION POSTED AT 06/12/2019 - 03:48 PM

Select the items that can influence your decision process for buying a cell phone. _your name _peer pressure _price of the phone _advertising

The correct answer is peer pressure, although the price of  the phone and advertising can also influence your decision. Peer pressure is usually the most important factor for high school students like you, since adolescents usually follow the trend and want to be cool. The price of the phone is also influential but it depends whether you can afford any phone or not, that is it might be a variable to consider or not. Advertising is certainly influential, though it depends on whether you pay attention to them or not.

ANSWERED AT 06/12/2019 - 03:47 PM


QUESTION POSTED AT 06/12/2019 - 03:47 PM

How do geographers use the elements of geography to study the earth ?

Geography is the study of mans relationship to the earth.... look at elements that make up society and the physical Earth...once you identify the elements then you can discover ways to study them...society is made up of people, their culture, their ways of life, the earth is made up of its physical features that we see and interact with while living in our society...its air we breath, the waters we drink, the land we irrigate, etc...study these parts and you will be using elements of geography that help understand our relationship to earth.....geography is a sum of many aspects of man interacting with the Earth, we can study one small part like a river and its use to man, or a larger part like economics and its impact on jobs and the economy in a particular area.....find a particular part of mans relationship to the Earth and study it more fully, then you will discover different ways to explore that relationship........

ANSWERED AT 06/12/2019 - 03:46 PM


QUESTION POSTED AT 06/12/2019 - 03:46 PM

How did the 13 Colonies weaken their ties with Britain?

King George III needed funds to pay for the artillery used in the French and Indian War. He didn't have them, so he taxed the colonies for something they weren't even a part of. King George taxed the colonists because he felt that he was always there to protect the colonists with his army and all that stuff, so he decided that the colonists should pay him back. The colonists got really mad and some decided that they would not buy the things that King George put taxes on.
http://www.answers.com/Q/Why_did_great_Britain_decide_to_tax_the_13_colonies

ANSWERED AT 06/12/2019 - 03:44 PM


QUESTION POSTED AT 06/12/2019 - 03:44 PM

What direction is australia from the united states

It is in the Southwest direction.

ANSWERED AT 06/12/2019 - 03:43 PM


QUESTION POSTED AT 06/12/2019 - 03:43 PM

How do mississipians think the federal government is mistreating the slaves

 They  think that they are putting them away

ANSWERED AT 06/12/2019 - 03:38 PM


QUESTION POSTED AT 06/12/2019 - 03:38 PM

Scientists who study the customs of a group of people

an anthropologist.

Anthropologist:

Anthropology is the study of humans, past and present. To understand the full sweep and complexity of cultures across all of human history, anthropology draws and builds upon knowledge from the social and biological sciences as well as the humanities and physical sciences.

ANSWERED AT 06/12/2019 - 03:34 PM


QUESTION POSTED AT 06/12/2019 - 03:34 PM

How does the plebians exercise their rights of citizenship

The plebeians exercise their rights of citizenships by dividing society Rome into two groups.

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ANSWERED AT 06/12/2019 - 03:34 PM


QUESTION POSTED AT 06/12/2019 - 03:34 PM

What law made it illegal to speak ill of the government?

The sedition act made it illegal

ANSWERED AT 06/12/2019 - 03:31 PM


QUESTION POSTED AT 06/12/2019 - 03:31 PM

Is there electricity on Mount Everest?

No there isn't any electricity in mount Everest

ANSWERED AT 06/12/2019 - 03:31 PM


QUESTION POSTED AT 06/12/2019 - 03:31 PM

Why was the wilderness road important

The Wilderness Road was important to settlers in Virginia and Tennessee as well as Kentucky. Some settlers used the road before it passed the Cumberland Gap to reach extreme southwest Virginia, and northeast Tennessee.

ANSWERED AT 06/12/2019 - 03:29 PM


QUESTION POSTED AT 06/12/2019 - 03:29 PM

How do landforms affect animals

Landlords affect animals because depending on what food and water sources are there it could determine whether or not the animal will adapt to that land form

ANSWERED AT 06/12/2019 - 03:25 PM


QUESTION POSTED AT 06/12/2019 - 03:25 PM

What caused the treaty of greenville

The Treaty of Greenville was signed on August 3, 1795. It followed negotiations after the Native American loss at the Battle of Fallen Timbers a year earlier. It also ended the Northwest Indian War in the Ohio Country.

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ANSWERED AT 06/12/2019 - 03:21 PM


QUESTION POSTED AT 06/12/2019 - 03:21 PM

What was the effect of the treaty of greenville

The Treaty of Greenville was signed on August 3, 1795. It followed negotiations after the Native American loss at the Battle of Fallen Timbers a year earlier. It also ended the Northwest Indian War in the Ohio Country.

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ANSWERED AT 06/12/2019 - 03:20 PM


QUESTION POSTED AT 06/12/2019 - 03:20 PM