Use the quotation and your knowledge of social studies to answer the following question. “[We] hereof do . . . enact, constitute, and frame, such just and equal Laws, Ordinances, Acts, Constitutions and Offices, from time to time, as shall be thought most meet and convenient for the General good of the Colony; unto which we promise all due Submission and Obedience.” —The Mayflower Compact. What was the significance of the Mayflower Compact?
A. The promise of religious freedom would apply to all of the American colonies.
B. The colonists recognized the land rights of Native Americans.
C. The idea of self-government would later become one of the founding principles of the United States.
D. The colonists professed their continuing loyalty to King Charles I of EnglandWeegy:
C. The idea of self-government would later become one of the founding principles of the United States is the answer.Auto answered|Score .973|OxTornado007|Points 6859|User:
New York City became the nation’s greatest commercial center because
A. the Erie Canal funneled western produce down the Hudson River.
B. goods were sold at much lower prices in New York than anywhere else.
C. it was the main hub of the nation’s railroad system.
D. low city taxes on trade increased commercial transactions.Weegy:
A. The Erie cancal funneled western produce down the Hudson RiverAuto answered|Score 1|AwesomeGuy200|Points 1177|User:
What is the name for the belief that it was God’s plan for the United States to own most or all of North America?
B. social Darwinism
C. Manifest Destiny
D. popular sovereignty Weegy:
C. Manifest Destiny was the 19th century American belief that the United States (often in the ethnically specific form of the "Anglo-Saxon race") was destined to expand across the continent. Auto answered|Score 1|jcr.2008|Points 840|User:
Use the quotation and your knowledge of social studies to answer the following question. “The wisest among my race understand that the agitation of questions of social equality is the extremist folly, and that progress in the enjoyment of all privileges that will come to us must be the result of severe and constant struggle rather than artificial forcing. . . . It is important and right that all privileges of the law be ours, but it is vastly more important that we be prepared for the exercises of these privileges.” —Booker T. Washington’s Atlanta Exposition address. According to Washington, in order to better their situation, African Americans should
A. demand full and immediate equality.
B. turn to the federal courts to protect their rights.
C. work to establish themselves as honest and hardworking people.
D. work with other minorities to fight for a constitutional amendment. Weegy:
According to Washington, in order to better their situation, African Americans should C. work to establish themselves as honest and hardworking people.Auto answered|Score 1|rugmaker|Points 3079|User:
Congress supported construction of the transcontinental railroad by
A. paying the costs of construction.
B. providing loans and land grants.
C. paying for the development of faster steam engines.
D. bringing laborers from China to work for low wages. Weegy:
B. providing loans and land grants. The construction and operation of the line was authorized by the Pacific Railroad Acts of 1862 and 1864 during the American Civil War. Congress supported it with 30-year U.S. [ government bonds and extensive land grants of government-owned land. ] Auto answered|Score 1|jcr.2008|Points 840|
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