Homework

Homework Questions? Ask a Tutor for Answers ASAP

Ask an Expert,
Get an Answer ASAP!

Homework

1.Although the traditional ideology of capitalism stresses

Customer Question
the benefits of free competition...
1.Although the traditional ideology of capitalism stresses the benefits of free competition, large corporations suffered from the competitive environment. What economic factor made businesses-railroads in particular seek to minimize competition?
A. the profit motive
B.government interference
C.labor unions
D.high fixed costs
2.For ordinary workers to affect the industrial order, they had to develop their own kind of integrated system; specifically, they had to pursue
A.Socialism.
B.fraternal cooperation.
C.unionization.
D.individual stock ownership.
3.Which statement about the American Federation of Labor is true?
A.The AFL, a combination of craft unions, stressed concrete, practical economic gains.
B.The AFL's approach to labor consolidation paralleled Gustavus Swift's and Andrew Carnegie's primary technique of business consolidation.
C.The AFL attracted a majority of U.S. skilled workers into its ranks.
D.The AFL's longtime leader was Eugene V. Debs.
4.In the late 1800s, strikes
A.won the sympathies of average Americans for the workers' cause.
B.were frequently the most common form of labor protest.
C.occurred in the dangerous mining and timber industries, but not in more specialized activities like railroads or steel.
D.were usually planned and directed by labor union leaders.
5.What transformed the appearance of American cities in the late 1800s?
A.The streetcar and subway spread the city out.
B.The skyscraper stretched the city up.
C.The city spread both outward and upward, due to streetcars, subways, and skyscrapers.
D.None of these answers is correct.
6.Frances Willard led the Victorian campaign against
A.alcohol.
B.pornography.
C.poverty.
D.child labor.
7.Which of the following activities became a craze during the Victorian era, representing a mixed activity that could be enjoyed together by men and women?
A.driving autos
B.river boating
C.baseball
D.cycling
8.The Red Stockings from Cincinnati became, in 1869, the first
A.traveling religious revival show.
B.Indian rights organization.
C.professional baseball team.
D.department store chain.
9. the story of "World's Columbian Exposition" makes the point that
A.the 1890s marked a return to a more stable political and social order after the upheavals of the previous two decades.
B.a political revolution in the 1890s undermined the longstanding power of the Republican party.
C.American society and the world had been transformed by the industrial revolution.
D.by the 1890s, politicians from the South and the West were winning national office more regularly than easterners.
10.Which party tended to support a program of active federal support for economic growth, including high tariffs?
A.Democrats
B.Republicans
C.Both the Democrats and the Republicans tended to support a program of active federal support.
D.None of these answers is correct.
Submitted: 5 years ago.Category: Homework
Show More
Show Less
Ask Your Own Homework Question
Answered in 1 hour by:
2/22/2012
Tutor: Chris M., M.S.W. Social Work replied 5 years ago
Chris M.
Chris M., M.S.W. Social Work
Category: Homework
Satisfied Customers: 2,789
Experience: Master's Degree, strong math and writing skills, experience in one-on-one tutoring (college English)
Verified

Hello, and thanks for the question.

1. A. the profit motive

2. C. unionization.

3. A. The AFL, a combination of craft unions, stressed concrete, practical economic gains.

4. B. were frequently the most common form of labor protest.

5. C. The city spread both outward and upward, due to streetcars, subways, and skyscrapers

6. A. alcohol.

7. D. cycling

8. C. professional baseball team.

9. C. American society and the world had been transformed by the industrial revolution.

10. B. Republicans

Hope this helps!

Chris M.
Chris M., M.S.W. Social Work
Category: Homework
Satisfied Customers: 2,789
Experience: Master's Degree, strong math and writing skills, experience in one-on-one tutoring (college English)
Verified
Chris M. and 87 other Homework Specialists are ready to help you
Ask your own question now
Customer reply replied 5 years ago

1.As a result of the depression of 1893,

A.new attitudes toward poverty and government responsibility emerged.
B.the federal government adopted a silver standard of currency.
C.the Populists expanded their following to the urban working classes.
D.the Democrats and Republicans unified around strong leaders.

2.In the 1890s, the U.S. acquired all of the following EXCEPT

A.the Philippine Islands.
B.the Hawaiian Islands.
C.the Virgin Islands.
D.Puerto Rico.

3.What is the best statement of the relationship between progressives and business?

A.Business and progressive leaders shared a commitment to progress through efficiency and modern managerial techniques.
B.Businessmen organized and funded political opposition to progressive political leaders.
C.Progressives agreed on the need to control big business by breaking up "the trusts."
D.When progressives gained political power, they eliminated the influence of the businessman and the boss.

4.Which statement about various expressions of progressivism is true?

A.Such intellectual theorists of progressivism as Edward Ross or Thorstein Veblen believed strongly that society should conform to certain abstracted and fixed natural laws of human behavior, regardless of social conditions or environmental influences.
B.The concept of "gas and water socialism" referred to the process by which reform mayors turned to public ownership of city utilities early in the twentieth century. C."Sociological jurisprudence" refused to consider the social environment, stressing that legal precedent was more important than experience.
D.The American philosophy that truth is relative and directly related to whether an individual proposal works is called empiricism.

5.The Nineteenth Amendment granting women the right to vote was embraced by many progressives because

A.a large majority of American voters now favored it.
B.it could offset growing jingoism and militarism, especially once World War I began.
C.the women agitating for it moderated the radicalism of their campaign.
D.the higher moral character of women would help clean up politics.

6.The "Square Deal" meant

A.that, standing astride a balance of big labor and big capital, big government could ensure evenhanded treatment for all.
B.negotiating labor contracts on behalf of workers, while interceding for bankers and manufacturers in foreign markets.
C.cooperating with the four key Republican senators.
D.trust-busting.

7.Taft's "dollar diplomacy" was intended to accomplish all of the following EXCEPT

A.encourage private corporations to invest abroad.
B.foster economic stability.
C.tie debt-ridden nations to the U.S. instead of Europe.
D.promote American corporate interests overseas through regular use of armed force.

8.All of the following inclined the U.S. toward entering on the side of the Allies in WWI EXCEPT

A.that although some progressives opposed war, the idealistic progressive spirit pointed toward an American campaign to end militarism and establish a peaceful world order.
B.that the U.S. had cultural, economic, and historical ties to the Allies.
C.that although a pacifist at heart, Wilson campaigned for re-election in 1916 on a hawkish platform - and won decisively.
D.that the Germans employed submarine warfare against American merchant vessels.

9.What was the fate of Wilson's fundamental premise of national self-determination, as implemented in the Treaty of Versailles?

A.It was applied to the defeated powers, but not to the new League of Nations.
B.It was applied in part, especially in eastern Europe and the former German colonies.
C.It was applied specifically to the Germans living in the area that was to become the revived nation of Poland.
D.It was sacrificed to satisfy the greed and revenge of the victorious powers.

10.The end of the war, the success of Bolshevism in Russia, and the sense of cultural crisis led to all EXCEPT

A.fear of labor militancy at home.
B.fear of organized conspiracies to overthrow the government.
C.fear of foreign terrorist or military attack.
D.anarchist bombings.

Tutor: Chris M., M.S.W. Social Work replied 5 years ago
This answer is protected
Would you like to ask this question?
If you've already paid for this answer, simply Login.
Chris M.
Chris M., M.S.W. Social Work
Category: Homework
Satisfied Customers: 2,789
Experience: Master's Degree, strong math and writing skills, experience in one-on-one tutoring (college English)
Verified
Chris M. and 87 other Homework Specialists are ready to help you
Ask your own question now
Ask Chris M. Your Own Question
Chris M.
Chris M.
Chris M., M.S.W. Social Work
Category: Homework
Satisfied Customers: 2,789
2,789 Satisfied Customers
Experience: Master's Degree, strong math and writing skills, experience in one-on-one tutoring (college English)

Chris M. is online now

A new question is answered every 9 seconds

How JustAnswer works:

  • Ask an ExpertExperts are full of valuable knowledge and are ready to help with any question. Credentials confirmed by a Fortune 500 verification firm.
  • Get a Professional AnswerVia email, text message, or notification as you wait on our site. Ask follow up questions if you need to.
  • 100% Satisfaction GuaranteeRate the answer you receive.

JustAnswer in the News:

Ask-a-doc Web sites: If you've got a quick question, you can try to get an answer from sites that say they have various specialists on hand to give quick answers... Justanswer.com.
JustAnswer.com...has seen a spike since October in legal questions from readers about layoffs, unemployment and severance.
Web sites like justanswer.com/legal
...leave nothing to chance.
Traffic on JustAnswer rose 14 percent...and had nearly 400,000 page views in 30 days...inquiries related to stress, high blood pressure, drinking and heart pain jumped 33 percent.
Tory Johnson, GMA Workplace Contributor, discusses work-from-home jobs, such as JustAnswer in which verified Experts answer people’s questions.
I will tell you that...the things you have to go through to be an Expert are quite rigorous.

What Customers are Saying:

Wonderful service, prompt, efficient, and accurate. Couldn't have asked for more. I cannot thank you enough for your help.

Mary C.Freshfield, Liverpool, UK

This expert is wonderful. They truly know what they are talking about, and they actually care about you. They really helped put my nerves at ease. Thank you so much!!!!

AlexLos Angeles, CA

Thank you for all your help. It is nice to know that this service is here for people like myself, who need answers fast and are not sure who to consult.

GPHesperia, CA

I couldn't be more satisfied! This is the site I will always come to when I need a second opinion.

JustinKernersville, NC

Just let me say that this encounter has been entirely professional and most helpful. I liked that I could ask additional questions and get answered in a very short turn around.

EstherWoodstock, NY

Thank you so much for taking your time and knowledge to support my concerns. Not only did you answer my questions, you even took it a step further with replying with more pertinent information I needed to know.

RobinElkton, Maryland

He answered my question promptly and gave me accurate, detailed information. If all of your experts are half as good, you have a great thing going here.

DianeDallas, TX

< Previous | Next >

Meet the Experts:

LogicPro

LogicPro

Engineer

5,731 satisfied customers

Expert in Java C++ C C# VB Javascript Design SQL HTML

Manal Elkhoshkhany

Manal Elkhoshkhany

Tutor

4,551 satisfied customers

More than 5000 online tutoring sessions.

Linda_us

Linda_us

Finance, Accounts & Homework Tutor

3,138 satisfied customers

Post Graduate Diploma in Management (MBA)

Chris M.

Chris M.

M.S.W. Social Work

2,789 satisfied customers

Master's Degree, strong math and writing skills, experience in one-on-one tutoring (college English)

F. Naz

F. Naz

Chartered Accountant

2,161 satisfied customers

Experience with chartered accountancy

Bizhelp

Bizhelp

CPA

1,887 satisfied customers

Bachelors Degree and CPA with Accounting work experience

Seanna

Seanna

Tutor

1,781 satisfied customers

3,000+ satisfied customers, all topics, A+ work

< Previous | Next >

Related Homework Questions
For LogicPro only: Design a C++ program in which a class
For LogicPro only: Design a C++ program in which a class should manage the free and allocated space. You should use a dynamic node implementation of link list to implement both lists for this assignme… read more
LogicPro
LogicPro
Engineer
Bachelor of Technology
5,731 satisfied customers
You can apply several different worksheets themes from which
You can apply several different worksheets themes from which tab? A.Insert, B. Home, C.File, or D. Page layout! Its not B What would be a situations in which you could use an excel chart to present yo… read more
GLENN
GLENN
Master of Mathematics
343 satisfied customers
Just wanted to see if you would be interested in helping me
Hello Again! Just wanted to see if you would be interested in helping me with two more programs? I will attach the Program outlines and the Word documents. Please let me know if you would like to help… read more
George Sibiya
George Sibiya
PhD
217 satisfied customers
6. How many worksheets display in the Excel window when you
6. How many worksheets display in the Excel window when you create a new blank workbook? A. 3 B. 2 C. 4 D. 1 Student Answer: A Answer: Incorrect Reference: Objective 2.17. What would be a situation in… read more
AnswersByEric
AnswersByEric
Software Developer
Associate Degree
37 satisfied customers
Question 18 of 20: Select the best answer for the question.
Question 18 of 20 : Select the best answer for the question. 18. What size paper should you use for a legal document? A. 3″ × 5″ B. 8½″ × 11″ C. 7¼″ × 10½″ D. 8½″ × 14″… read more
JA Engineer
JA Engineer
Broadcast Engineer
Diploma (Honors)
163 satisfied customers
I need help with Exam Number: 00701400 Lesson Name: General
I need help with Exam Number: 00701400Lesson Name: General Math I, Study Unit 2 Pennfoster test… read more
GLENN
GLENN
Master of Mathematics
343 satisfied customers
Answer all three questions and don't exceed 600 words for
Answer all three questions and don't exceed 600 words for each answer while using at least two references to support your answers for each question adopting APA citation in the text and in the referen… read more
F. Naz
F. Naz
Chartered Accountant
CA Finalist & Completed B.com
2,161 satisfied customers
QUESTION 1 A(n) _________________ policy are codified as
QUESTION 1A(n) _________________ policy are codified as standards and procedures that are used when configuring or maintaining systems.0.10000 points Save AnswerQUESTION 2In systems analysis and desig… read more
F. Naz
F. Naz
Chartered Accountant
CA Finalist & Completed B.com
2,161 satisfied customers
I need all the questions answered inthis pdf! I need all
I need all the questions answered inthis pdf! I need all sixty questions on all 21 pages answered!… read more
Steven, M.Acc.
Steven, M.Acc.
Instructor
Master\u0027s Degree
252 satisfied customers
Exam Number: 584002RR I need all t he questions answered in
Exam Number: 584002RR I need all t he questions answered in excel in this pdf file now! Asap!… read more
The-PC-Guy
The-PC-Guy
Bachelor\u0027s Degree
629 satisfied customers
How do you differentiate between an expression and an
How do you differentiate between an expression and an equation? Provide an example of each, where the two are either related to or similar to each other. … read more
GLENN
GLENN
Master of Mathematics
343 satisfied customers
IT 278 Network Administration 1. Server roles and features
IT 278 Network Administration 1. Server roles and features can be added and updated through both a GUI installation and a Server Core installation. In a short essay, explain how to use Windows PowerSh… read more
David L.
David L.
Bachelor\u0027s Degree
6 satisfied customers
Duane will use an open system LAN because he knows the open
Duane will use an open system LAN because he knows the open system will support varieties of hardware and software components made by different vendors. Steve will use a closed system LAN because he k… read more
F. Naz
F. Naz
Chartered Accountant
CA Finalist & Completed B.com
2,161 satisfied customers
For LogicPro only. need help with this debugging to input it
For LogicPro only.need help with this debugging to input it into raptor// A high school is holding a recycling competition // This program allows a user to enter a student's // year in school (1 throu… read more
LogicPro
LogicPro
Engineer
Bachelor of Technology
5,731 satisfied customers
I need the answer key to penn american literature, 986174RR
I need the answer key to penn foster american literature, 986174RR 986175RR 986176RR 986177RR 986178RR … read more
GLENN
GLENN
Master of Mathematics
343 satisfied customers
For LogicPro only * Reading data strings from a file *
For LogicPro only* Reading data strings from a file * Convert from int based container to templates or generics based * Accommodate dynamic resizing using this algorithm: 1. Starting with a dynamic si… read more
LogicPro
LogicPro
Engineer
Bachelor of Technology
5,731 satisfied customers
Question 1 of 20: Select the best answer for the question.
Question 1 of 20 : Select the best answer for the question. 1. For what type of document would you use the landscape page orientation? A. Three-column brochure B. Business letter C. Legal contract D. … read more
Cher
Cher
JustAnswer Expert & Mentor;Teacher/Tutor
Masters Degree
1,381 satisfied customers
5 - 5 x 5 +5. What is the answer to 5 - 5 x 5 + 5? Only that
no, only that two people using order of operations keeps getting different answers… read more
GLENN
GLENN
Master of Mathematics
343 satisfied customers
Disclaimer: Information in questions, answers, and other posts on this site ("Posts") comes from individual users, not JustAnswer; JustAnswer is not responsible for Posts. Posts are for general information, are not intended to substitute for informed professional advice (medical, legal, veterinary, financial, etc.), or to establish a professional-client relationship. The site and services are provided "as is" with no warranty or representations by JustAnswer regarding the qualifications of Experts. To see what credentials have been verified by a third-party service, please click on the "Verified" symbol in some Experts' profiles. JustAnswer is not intended or designed for EMERGENCY questions which should be directed immediately by telephone or in-person to qualified professionals.

Disclaimer: Information in questions, answers, and other posts on this site ("Posts") comes from individual users, not JustAnswer; JustAnswer is not responsible for Posts. Posts are for general information, are not intended to substitute for informed professional advice (medical, legal, veterinary, financial, etc.), or to establish a professional-client relationship. The site and services are provided "as is" with no warranty or representations by JustAnswer regarding the qualifications of Experts. To see what credentials have been verified by a third-party service, please click on the "Verified" symbol in some Experts' profiles. JustAnswer is not intended or designed for EMERGENCY questions which should be directed immediately by telephone or in-person to qualified professionals.

Show MoreShow Less

Ask Your Question

x