Questions posted in History

The Gulf of Tonkin incident can best be described as an event during which: A.North Vietnamese ships attacked US Navy ships. B.US Navy ships attacked North Vietnam.C. The United States bombed North Vietnam

The correct answer is A) North Vietnamese ships attacked U.S. Navy ships.

The Gulf of Tonkin incident can best be described as an event during which North Vietnamese ships attacked U.S. Navy ships.  

In the Gulf of Tonkin, Vietnam, Vietnamese warships launched torpedos against two United States ships; the Turner Joy and Madox destroyers. The incident provoked the ire of the United States and President Lyndon B. Johnson sent the Gulf of Tonkin Resolution to Congress on August 5, 1964, to take the obligated response to repel any attack.  

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QUESTION POSTED AT 23/09/2019 - 04:31 AM

Why did American children begin attending school at a younger age

Employed women would put their childern in kindergarten like a daycare and education became really neccessary for better social status and good paying jobs. 

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QUESTION POSTED AT 23/09/2019 - 04:31 AM

Farms and plantation true or false

I believe it's: 1. F 2. F 3. T 4. F (Cotton was)

Also, I'm not 100% sure, so good luck. 

ANSWERED AT 23/09/2019 - 04:31 AM


QUESTION POSTED AT 23/09/2019 - 04:31 AM

How did nationalism lead to the creation of new countries in europe

Nationalism led to revolts because people were so proud of their own culture that they couldn't see past differences in other people. After Prussia defeated Austria, they gained control of the North German unification. But pressured by the Hungarians, he split into two independent countries because of differences. In Russia, there was a break down of the old czar empire because there were many nations that each had their own country. To control this diversity, the Romanov dynasty instituted the policy of Russification which actually strengthened nationalistic feelings, disunifying Russia. In the Ottoman empire, equal citizenship was granted and they massacred Armenians. But, it did bring the French people together

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QUESTION POSTED AT 23/09/2019 - 04:31 AM

How did america turn the idea of manifest destiny into a reality ? ( What did America do to get all land of the united states) ?

If you meant that question literally then the answer is the America got all his land mostly by the battle of independence from Great Britain in which it got all the territory that the british took or claim after the french-indian war in which france and the british sign a treaty which stated that all territory gain from battle most be return. In which the british later =send a huge debt to the 13 colonies that stated that they most pay for all the damage done thanks to the french and indian war 

ANSWERED AT 23/09/2019 - 04:30 AM


QUESTION POSTED AT 23/09/2019 - 04:30 AM

How do the introduction of factories change the way goods were made in the colonies?

When factories came into the picture, products were being made faster and easier

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QUESTION POSTED AT 23/09/2019 - 04:30 AM

Who was an engineer who lobbied Congress to pass the Transcontinental Railroad Act but died before the railroad was finished? Asa Whitney Theodore Judah Thomas Durant Abraham Lincoln

I believe the answer is: Theodore Judah

Because of people's unfamiliarty with the technology that Judah proposed, he got the 'Crazy Judah' as nickname. He was the central figure of the initial development of the first transcontinental railroad and the first person who came up and collection enough investment to started the project.

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QUESTION POSTED AT 23/09/2019 - 04:30 AM

Which of the following reflects a possible cost of immigrants on a host country?

If by host country you mean where the immigrants go, then loss of jobs for the people of that country. If you mean the country the immigrants are leaving than it means the economy there will go down the drain with no workers.

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QUESTION POSTED AT 23/09/2019 - 04:30 AM

Who was in Israel first, the Israelis or the Palestinians?

I believe it was first Palestine and then it was renamed Israel later. 

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QUESTION POSTED AT 23/09/2019 - 04:30 AM

How did the case of Marbury vs. Madison help the judicial branch of government ?

The Marbury V.S Madison Case is what founded Judicial Review. Judicial review is the doctrine under which legislative and executive actions are subject to review by the judiciary. A court with judicial review power may invalidate laws and decisions that are incompatible with a higher authority, such as the terms of a written constitution.

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ANSWERED AT 23/09/2019 - 04:30 AM


QUESTION POSTED AT 23/09/2019 - 04:30 AM

Who was w.e.b. dubois and booker t. washington

They were both African American authors who faught for racial equality. 

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QUESTION POSTED AT 23/09/2019 - 04:30 AM

Who was chosen to be president of the constitution

George Washington was definitely not the first President of the United States. He was the first President of the United States under the Constitution we follow today.

ANSWERED AT 23/09/2019 - 04:29 AM


QUESTION POSTED AT 23/09/2019 - 04:28 AM

Who were the Seljuks turks

They were a medieval Sunni Muslim empire composed of Turks and Persians. 

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QUESTION POSTED AT 23/09/2019 - 04:28 AM

Who wrote the constitution of the united state

Thomas Edison and some other people made the u.s. constitution 
http://www.constitutionfacts.com/us-founding-fathers/

ANSWERED AT 23/09/2019 - 04:28 AM


QUESTION POSTED AT 23/09/2019 - 04:28 AM

What was the transatlantic slave act

An Act of the Parliament of the United Kingdom passed on 25 March 1807, with the title of "An Act for the Abolition of the Slave Trade". The original act is in the Parliamentary Archives.

ANSWERED AT 23/09/2019 - 04:28 AM


QUESTION POSTED AT 23/09/2019 - 04:28 AM

The use of literacy tests during the post-Reconstruction years was primarily an attempt to drive which group out of politics?

Literacy tests were intended for African Americans. 

ANSWERED AT 23/09/2019 - 04:26 AM


QUESTION POSTED AT 23/09/2019 - 04:26 AM

Which type of law governs the relationship between private individuals or companies?

Depending on which country you talk about it's either the Civil law, as in many European countries, where there are pre-written rules or common law where the decisions are made while judging cases - so UK and it's former colonies.

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QUESTION POSTED AT 23/09/2019 - 04:25 AM

In what ways did both nativists and the immigrants themselves contribute to any of these problems

Which problems are shown? 

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QUESTION POSTED AT 23/09/2019 - 04:25 AM

What's the original name for today's democratic party?

It is literally "Democratic Party"

ANSWERED AT 23/09/2019 - 04:24 AM


QUESTION POSTED AT 23/09/2019 - 04:24 AM

This is the name of a Viking who sailed to the island newfoundland

Leif erockson was the guy who dicovered america

ANSWERED AT 23/09/2019 - 04:23 AM


QUESTION POSTED AT 23/09/2019 - 04:23 AM

How do representatives of interest groups impact choices made during the Georgia state budgetary process?

Answer:

They attempt to influence legislators to promote favored programs.

ANSWERED AT 23/09/2019 - 04:23 AM


QUESTION POSTED AT 23/09/2019 - 04:23 AM

Relocation diffusion means that characteristics of a culture

Answer:

Relocation diffusion means that characteristics of a culture move outward from a central point.

Explanation:

Cultural diffusion is the explanation of how items and ideas spread from one culture to another. There are several types of cultural diffusion, including expansion diffusion, which describe how an idea or aspect becomes dominant in an area and how its influence expands through it; relocation diffusion, where as an idea or aspect of culture moves from one area to another, leaving only a trace of its starting point; and contagion diffusion, where diffusion is caused by direct and constant contact between different cultures.

ANSWERED AT 23/09/2019 - 04:22 AM


QUESTION POSTED AT 23/09/2019 - 04:22 AM

What did mesopotamians eat

In Mesopotamia they ate a meal twice a day, these meals were prepared outside in a small courtyard. The meals included a flat bread made of barley. They did not eat beef because it was too expensive. So they ate lots of vegetable soups or stews.

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QUESTION POSTED AT 23/09/2019 - 04:22 AM

Who is SILVIO RODRIGUEZ i NEED THE ANSWER IN SPANISH

Hi , Silvio Rodríguez es un cantautor cubano muy famoso , este hombre es un compositor y un cantante , normalmente sus canciones siempre están acompañadas con su guitarra.

ANSWERED AT 23/09/2019 - 04:22 AM


QUESTION POSTED AT 23/09/2019 - 04:22 AM

During world War I the arrival of American troops boosted allied morale because they

the answer is all mah dudes

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QUESTION POSTED AT 23/09/2019 - 04:21 AM

What to do for the political cartoon

This article shows the political recruitment

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QUESTION POSTED AT 23/09/2019 - 04:21 AM