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A majority of the House and Senate
Two-thirds of the Senators voting on the treaty
A majority of the House of Representatives
Three-fourths of the Senate
It means that there are insufficient responses to consider the survey valid.
It means that the results could be due to chance.
It means that different surveys have different results.
It means that the findings of the survey are not substantively important.
All rights in the Bill of Rights have applied to the states since the beginning.
All rights in the Bill of Rights have applied to the states since the passage of the 14th Amendment.
None of the rights in the Bill of Rights applies to the states. The states have their own bill of rights.
Most of the rights in the Bill of Rights have been applied to the states based upon Supreme Court decisions. Some still do not apply.
On wooden ships
Primarily on horseback
Across a land bridge now submerged beneath the Bering Sea
Under the leadership of a former warlord who would later become known as Chief Powhatan, the founder of the Powhatan Confederacy.
The Mayflower Compact
The Fundamental Order of Connecticut
The Articles of Confederation
The Declaration of Rights
At the time of the American Revolution, most white residents of the 13 colonies were either of norther or western European descent.
The Naturalization Act of 1790 made citizenship -- and all of its accompanying rights -- available to free white men of European descent and only to free white men of European descent.
The right to be educated in the language spoken in their homes was first granted during the 1820s to Pennsylvania's German speaking population.
Less than half of all southern whites belonged to slave-owning families
Industrial production continued relatively unabated.
Living standards immediately rose.
Governments attempted to bring about economic stabilization.
Prices increased dramatically
4 1/2 feet X 6 feet
6 feet X 7 1/2 feet
7 1/2 feet X 9 feet
9 feet X 12 feet
It gives the top management more time to think and develop strategic business directions.
It makes the entire company more structured and easier to account for financially.
It empowers the employees to make commitments, use resources, and take whatever actions to ensure customer satisfaction.
It provides jobs so that there will be many mid-level and low-level managers.
To reveal only the negative aspects of an idea or person
To use another person's ideas and claim them as your own
To make statements about a person that are injurious to the reputation of a person
Jump drive or flash drive
3.5" floppy disk
It is the formal name for the Cabinet.
It contains offices such as the Environmental Protection Administration that are cabinet level but not cabinet departments.
It consists of offices that advise the president.
It refers only to those in the White House who write speeches for the president and give political advice
It has been eliminated by Senate rules.
The introduction of cloture has allowed the Senate to end filibusters. Most filibusters are ended today by cloture.
The Senate limits a filibuster today to 30 hours.
The Senate has a track system that allows it to move on to other business if a filibuster stops work on a particular bill or appointment.
Yes, only by passing a federal Constitutional Amendment approved by the states.
Yes, by either passing a law or enacting a federal Constitutional Amendment, approved by the states.
No, states can do what they want.
Yes, by passing a resolution with a two-thirds vote.
The 13th Amendment
The 14th Amendment
The 15th Amendment
The 16th Amendment
The first large-scale attempt by the federal government to bring about racial equality by intervening and spending large amounts of money to help one group improve its position relative to other groups.
Former Confederate states were placed under martial law.
The passage of the 14th Amendment.
Souther states passing and enforcing laws that effectively denied blacks the right to vote.
Temperate mountain zones
During the Crimean War
During the Paris Commune
During the Franco Prussian War
After being deposed by the Directory
Economists believe that price controls generally cause distorted asset allocation
Economists believe that price controls can lead to a shortage of products on the open market
Alternative (and often illegal) distribution mechanisms emerge to avoid the price controls.
All of the above
Year 1 to year 2
Year 2 to year 3
Year 3 to year 4
Year 4 to year 5
The mean, median, mode, and range of players' points will change.
The median and the mode will remain the same, but the mean and the range will change.
The median, mode, and range will remain the same, but the mean will change.
The median and the mean will remain the same, but the mode and the range will change.
Limited liability corporation
Making identical, interchangeable components or products
The creation of an item in self-contained units that can be combined or interchanged to create different products
Making products meet a particular customer's needs or wants
Making the best product to clear immigration customs
The situation in which the message is given
Listening only to message with which you agree
Selecting only parts of a message in which you are interested
Remembering only what you wish
Understanding a message as distorted; trying to make it fit with previously held ideas
Freedom of speech
Freedom of the press
Freedom of religious practices
All of the above
Approximately 1 million bytes of data
A single character
The most basic element of computer data
Approximately 1 trillion bytes of data
Removes the program window from the desktop but keeps the program running
Closes a document window or exits a program
Restores a program window to the size it was set before it was maximized
Expands the program window until it covers the entire desktop
They have eliminated all trust funds that were originally established.
They have consolidated the trust funds into a single fund.
They have several trust funds (for example, disability, old-age retirement, hospital insurance)
They have two trust funds. One must be invested in U.S. government bonds and the other allows individuals to invest in stock index funds.
They are briefs filed by the appellants.
They are briefs filed by those who are not participants in the case.
They are briefs filed by the government.
They are parts of a court's decision that do not act as precedent for future cases.
When Congress includes preferences for some group in a piece of legislation
When Congress exercises review of some activity of the executive branch
When Congress leaves out a crucial element in legislation
When Congress fails to provide sufficient funds for a program
The Sherman Anti-Trust Act
The Taft-Hartley Act
The Emergency Banking Act
The Hawley-Smoot Act
Thomas Edison was the first American to patent and market a commercial motion-picture camera.
During the early years of American movie production, the rate of attendance of non-English-speaking immigrants was lower than the attendance rate of middle class, native-born Americans
During the second decade of the 20th century, the U.S. Supreme Court ruled that movies were a business and not a form of communication and, therefore, their contents were not protected by the 1st Amendment.
The First talking movie debuted during the 1920s
The Wagner Act
The Walsh-Healy Act
The Fair Standards Act
The Taft-Hartley Act
The Black Sea
The Baltic Sea
The Red Sea
It is an autonomous member of the commonwealth of former British colonies.
It is a crown colony.
It is an integral part of the United Kingdom.
It is no longer a member of the Commonwealth.
An illegitimate enterprise, because the consumer is charged many times over the market price for the tickets
A legitimate and voluntary transaction in which the two parties believe they are exchanging articles of like value
Having no consequence or importance
None of the above is true
Free trade zone
Foster better international trade relations
Develop trading product lists
Register trading companies and make sure they are legitimate
Regulate business practices and curb false advertising, misleading pricing, and deceptive packaging and labeling
A group of people who have a need, purchasing power, and the desire and authority to spend money on goods, services, and ideas
A plan of action for developing, pricing, distributing, and promoting products that meet the need of specific customers
A group of activities designed to expedite transactions by creating, distributing, pricing, and promoting goods, services, and ideas
The idea that an organization should try to satisfy customers' needs through coordinated activities that also allow it to achieve its own goal
Newspapers printed on paper stock that quickly deteriorates and turns yellow
Alternate or underground newspapers, often anti-institutional
Newspapers printed in color
A newspaper characterized by sensational journalism
One sold only to adults at magazine counters
Controlled by the desires of its readers who subscribe to it
One whose production and mailing is supported not by charging readers, but usually through advertising revenues, and the publisher decides on its readership
One sent only to certain areas of the country, controlled by zip code
Cathode ray tube (CRT)
Magnetic resonance imaging (MRI)
Computer television rays (CTR)
Information technology (IT)
Dots per inch (DPI)
From _____ to ______
All of the above
Allowed states to retain powers not given to the federal government
Gave the federal government the power to legislate for the health, safety, and welfare of the people
Gave the president the power to act in times of national emergency
Allowed the Congress to enact laws that were seen as needed to carry out the powers listed in Article I
A rule that permits no amendments to a bill
A rule that permits some specified amendments to a bill
A rule that keeps former members from the floor on issues they had been involved with as legislators
A rule specifying how much legislators can accept from lobbyists for honoraria for speeches
It is in balance because of military assistance.
It is in balance because of outsourcing.
It is imbalanced. We buy more from overseas than we sell.
It is imbalanced. We sell more overseas than we buy.
The House of Representatives
The Executive Branch
It aided in the post-World War II European economic recovery.
It contributed to post-World War II American economic prosperity.
It provided procedural guidelines for the integration of racially segregated schools in the American South.
It is so-called because its major goals and intentions were first and most clearly and systematically stated by General George Marshall.
To establish a unified Irish Republic without British involvement
To keep Northern Ireland within the United Kingdom
To establish an independent, Protestant state of Ulster
To establish a religious, Catholic government in Northern Ireland
Handing over power to the newly elected government
Forming a coalition government with the opposition
Jailing the opposition leadership
None of the above
The United States Trade Representative (USTR)
The Department of State
The Department of Commerce
The Department of Treasury
The price of gold on the Zurich Exchange will likely rise
Pork belly futures will plummet
American tourists will flock to Tokyo
The dollar will strengthen against the euro
Not enough information is provided
It is the management and study of customer switching behavior.
It is the use of customer information to tie up with other companies.
It is the use of information about customers to create marketing strategies that develop and sustain desirable customer relationships.
It is the understanding of how customers manage their finances with the company.
Asset utilization ratio
Debt utilization ratio
Supervise federal deposit insurance programs of banks of the Federal Reserve System
Regulate banks and other financial institutions
Ensure checking accounts procedures of NAFTA countries comply
Control the supply of money
Citizens band radio
A device that allows parents to block objectionable programming
A technology that allows high definition television
A device that digitally records shows played on a TV set
A technology that automatically displays TV picture, whether it is broadcast in analog or digital
None of the above
An email address
A title of a web page
Bill Gate's stock symbol
The address of a page on the World Wide Web
The Federal Reserve Bank
The Joint Economics committee of Congress
The President of the United States
The Senate Budget Committee
3.33, 3.5, 4.0
3.5, 4.0, 3.33
3.33, 4.0, 3.5
3.33, 3.33, 4.0
Cessation of War Powers
Source will not be specifically identified.
Source will be specifically identified.
Story's subject will not be specifically identified.
Story's subject will be specifically identified.
Theodore Roosevelt to assert a U.S. right to intervene in Latin America to preserve law and order.
Woodrow Wilson to support Great Britain against German aggression.
Franklin Roosevelt to extend U.S. influence in the Pacific.
Lyndon Johnson to protect U.S. interests in southeast Asia.
A Congressional district traditionally has an almost even split between voters from each major party.
One Congressional district in a state has many more voters per square mile than the other districts.
An oddly shaped Congressional district has a majority of voters from one of the two major parties while surrounding districts have majorities from the other major party.
The representatives from a congressional district in a large state is a member of one major party while the majority of voters in the district are members of the other major party.
National defense products
Light provided by lighthouses
Nigeria and Kenya
Senegal and Ghana
Mozambique, Ghana, and Somalia
Liberia, Ethiopia, and South Africa
The persistence of traditional societies within modernized nations.
The fact that the majority of the world's population still lives in rural areas.
Universal access to information through electronic media.
The tendency of nations to specialize as tradespeople used to a village setting.
Company A is more successful than Company B.
Company B is more successful than Company A.
Both companies are equally successful.
Neither company is a success
Try to ignore a problem and hope it will go away.
Work in a very noisy environment that makes it hard to concentrate.
Believe they are incapable of dealing with a situation.
Have a great many things to do both at home and at work.
Their systematic approach to knowledge.
The invention of double-entry bookkeeping.
The invention of coinages as a means of exchange.
The conquest of Persia and Northern India.
Creating a hostile or abusive work environment.
Preparing evaluations that are too strict.
Being a sexual harasser.
Failing to hold proper employee-employer reviews.
Lacks the material resources to do the job.
Is not getting paid enough to do the job.
Lacks the skills to do the job.
Lacks the motivation to do the job.
Anecdotes and jargon
Reasons and evidence
Slippery slope arguments and circular reasoning
Newspaper features and personal interviews
Cannot be sent into combat without prior congressional approval.
Must be withdrawn from combat within 90 days unless Congress approves their deployment.
Can only be sent into combat by order of the president in a national emergency.
Cannot be sent into combat unless Congress declares war.
Women gave up their jobs to veterans and returned to staying at home, greatly decreasing the numbers of women in paid wage labor.
Women lost higher-paying jobs to veterans but many returned to lower-paying jobs.
Women competed with returning veterans to keep their high-paying jobs, resulting in the first "equal pay for equal work" legislation.
In order to make room for veterans to resume their old jobs, the U.S. government sponsored leadership programs to retrain women as executives and corporation managers.
The better quality of and greater competition among newspapers.
The lack of finances to support newspapers.
Television's more comprehensive coverage of news events.
Consumer preferences for listening to or watching news events.
They see their work as a valued goal in its own right.
They believe that they will receive a reward separate from what the work itself provides.
They see their work as a valued goal in its own right and believe they will be well paid.
Pay is linked directly to productivity.
Collaboration and reason.
Competition and antagonism.
Compassion and empathy.
Manipulation and negotiation.
Threshold Test Ban Treaty of 1974
Strategic Arms Limitation Treaty of 1979
Intermediate-range Nuclear Forces Treaty of 1988
Conventional Forces in Europe Treaty of 1992
Encouraging worker participation in decision-making
Avoiding discipline in the interest of teamwork
Showing appreciation for team efforts
Being flexible in making assignments
Discuss performance problems only after completing the individual's annual written performance review.
Make notes of any discussion of performance problems with the subordinate and give the employee a copy of the notes.
Ensure that, during any discussion of performance problems, an agency attorney is present for the manager's protection, and advise the subordinate that he or she may have an attorney present.
Have a secretary sit in and make a verbatim transcript of any discussion of performance problems to be signed by both the manager and the subordinate.
The Senate's decision in regard to the Treaty of Versailles in 1919-1920.
The United Nations Act of 1945.
President Roosevelt's Destroyer-for-Bases deal in 1940.
The War Powers Resolution of 1973.
Fundamental attribution error.
Self-serving bias error.
The path taken in 1830s by thousands of southeastern Native Americans when the U.S. government forced them to relocate west of the Mississippi River.
The first transcontinental railroad route in 1863, built by the hard labor of immigrant Chinese and Irish, African Americans, and Mexican Americans.
The automobile highway route in the southwestern states used during the Great Depression by thousands of Oklahoma sharecroppers migration to California.
The overland route across the Rocky Mountains taken by the Mormons in 1847 when they moved from Illinois to Utah in order to find a safe haven to practice their religion.
Provide a clear explanation of why negative feedback is being provided.
Clearly indicate the consequences of poor performance.
Focus on personality and attitude factors that seem to underline the problem.
Not become emotionally engaged in the feedback session.
A disingenuous and vilifying definition of terms or characterization of an argument, which does not allow for reasoned opposition.
A false claim that if an action is taken, an undesirable consequence necessarily and inevitably will follow.
An irrelevant personal attack on one's opponent instead of a refutation of her or his position.
Repetition of a claim offered as a reason in support of it.
Congress, on government expenditures and other tasks assigned to it.
Secretary of the Treasury, on management of the debt.
President, on waste and financial mismanagement.
Congressional Budget Office, on appropriations and expenditures.
Inform the National Security Council.
Inform the leaders of Congress.
Inform the congressional intelligence committees.
Get approval from the congressional intelligence committees.
Gubernatorial campaigns in all 50 states
What to produce, where to produce, for whom to produce
What to produce, how to produce, for whom to produce
Whether to produce, where to produce, why to produce
Why to produce, how to produce, which to produce
Decreased, but more slowly than the decrease in employment at the state and local level.
Decreased, while employment at the state and local level has risen.
Increased, but more slowly than the increase at the state and local level.
Increased, while employment by state and local government has fallen.
Disapproval of a proposition.
Respect for what was previously said.
The need for more time.
A dislike for what was previously said.
Entries in a database.
Version of the file, usually marked with a number.
Subordinates are performing highly structured tasks
There is substantive conflict among subordinates.
Subordinates have high levels of ability and experience.
The work environment is highly bureaucratic.
Halt the influence of the U.S.S.R
Restrict the flow of immigrant workers
Eliminate activity of members of the American Communist Party
Restrict American intervention in foreign conflicts
Attempt to maintain control of the interview.
Never speak until spoken to.
Always answer all questions completely.
Compliment the reporter.