People protested the Vietnam war because they saw it as a civil war in which America had no business being in. In later years they protested because they did not see how America could possibly win the war.
People protested the Vietnam war because they saw it as a civil war in which America had no business being in. In later years they protested because they did not see how America could possibly win the war.
A settlement can be a small community where people that have been displaced by calamity or catastrophic events temporarily stay. It can also mean an agreement that has been reached by two conflicting parties. To find more information click here:
The North Pole was discovered by explorer Robert E. Peary in April 1909. However, the search for where Santa Claus stores all the toys he and his elves make during the year has still yet to be discovered!
Al Gore and George W. Bush ran for president in the year 2000. George Bush won the election after a recount of votes in Florida. Bush was in office for two terms, the maximum that a president is allowed in…
One online website makes it easy to find pictures of ghosts! If you are looking for a certain type of ghost, such as cartoon ghosts try using the search feature to narrow results! For more information see here:
Kairos is that time which is the best time to take a certain action. For each action, it would be a different time. Kairos is not clock time, but universe time. Sort of an all planets in alignment timing situation,…
A feminist is a person who fights for the rights of women and to make sure that women have an equal opportunity in the task amongst society. A lot of feminist are women or men who have strong female presence…
You can probably find a just for fun ‘Am I going to heaven?’ quiz on Facebook or other social networking sites, or in magazines. However, it’s kind of a heavy topic to do a quiz about. Ultimately, no one will…
How to get a boy to like you depends on the boy. The best way is to make sure that you are available and know what the boy in question likes. If you just be yourself chances are they will…
There are about 275 flags in the world, representing nations. There are of course an uncountable number of flags when you allow for sports, military, decorative and holiday flags. For more information on flags for each of the nations around…
After the Vice President, the Speaker of the House, is in the Presidential line of succession The order of succession after the Vice-President was set by the Presidential Succession Act of 1947: The Vice President, Speaker of the House
The Assyrians were extremely violent inhabitants of Assyria. They lived in ‘Bible times’ and are most known for their cruelty and violence to prisoners of war and women. Good riddance!
The triangular trade was trading among three different ports, or regions. If you were to look at a map traveling to these three locations would be in the shape of a triangle.
Alexander Hamilton was having a political duel with Vice President Arron Burr.The duel then led to pistols and Hamilton was wounded and died the next day July 12th, 1804. Did you know that he was the first appointed Secretary of…
In 1961, the Berlin Wall was created to prevent people from leaving or escaping East Berlin into West Berlin. People usually left for political or economic reasons. Before its construction, people could travel from one section to the other. In…
New York was originally a Dutch trading post known as New Netherlands. New York was created as a new world port. The English King did not like the English and Dutch trading so he sent several war ships, after seeing…
Parliamentary Democracy and Presidential Democracy are two of many different types democracies and government in the world. But for the record, Britain is a Parliamentary Democracy, while the United States is a Presidential Democracy. You can find more information here:
Frank Sinatra had several nicknames he was known by, the most common of those was ‘Old Blues Eyes’ referring of course to his eye color. He was also referred to as ‘Chairman of the Board’ following start of his record…
Queen Elizabeth the second is a member of the House of Windsor. The Windsors came into power at the turn of the century with the crowning of King George V.
In France, the currency that they currently use is the Euro. They started using the Euro in 1999. Before they started using the Euro, France used the French Franc from 1795 to 1999.
There were about 3000 people dad on this day. The exact number of victims is 2966, and there were 11 terrorists. This day has changed Americas future.
The Governor of a state will balance the budget, make laws, and enact changes for the residents. If you’re in California, he will make movies!
It is a unbelievably long process to become a president. That being said if you can somehow endure the grueling process of even being nominated if your elected your president.
The total land area of Canada is 3,854,085 square miles. The capital of Canada is Ottawa, and the biggest city is Toronto. The official language of Canada is English and French.
The group that was consider the original Bloods gang was the Pirus street gang, who broke off from the Crips gang after an internal gang war in the 1970s. Blood gangs are identified by wearing, to no ones surprise, red.…
Deborah Sampson must have not been the most beautiful women in the world. Because she was able to impersonate a man in order to enter the Army.
There are two areas carrying the name Kurdistan. The smaller is a province in northern Iran. The second Kurdistan refers to a region in the middle east that encompasses a large area including parts of Turkey, Iran, Iraq and Syria.
The baby boom started after both of the world wars, especially WW@, when all the american servicemen where coming home from the war, all at once. Naturally, most were pretty horny, and alot of babies were born in the next…
Breastfeeding is when a woman that has just had a baby has milk come into her breast. This happens because of hormones that are produced during the pregnancy and labor. The baby then latches on to the mothers niple and…
The grim reaper is a fictional character who represents death, and is normally shown as a skeletal creature in a black robe and carrying a sickle, hence the term reaper.
The state bird of Louisiana is the Brown Pelican. It was officially made state bird in 1966.
At new moon the moon is nearly in line with the sun. About a week after new moon it appears very high in the southern sky at dusk. within another week you will see your ‘full moon’ settling to the…
Theodore Roosevelt died on January 6th, 1919. Franklin Roosevelt died on April 12th, 1945. I’m not quite sure which Roosevelt you were asking about, therefore, I just gave you the dates for both of them.
Arizona was declared part of the Territory of New Mexico until southern New Mexico seceded from the Union as the Confederate Territory of Arizona on March 16, 1861. It was then was recognized as a Confederate Territory by presidential proclamation…
Life simply means to be alive! All living creatures on this earth possess this great feature and any deceased creatures used to possess it.
Pennsylvania is known as the Keystone state. This is partly because of it being in the middle of the original Thirteen colonies and also because many important documents were signed there, including the Declaration of Independence.
Mexico declared it’s independence in September of 1810, unfortunately they did not actually gain their independence from Spain until 1821.
David Dewhurst, and he has been a very busy man during the month of October with appointments, announcements and many statement releases.
The sound that one hand clapping is just that, one hand clapping. It would be very quiet and look very funny too! Or would that be thought of as a wave?
The Emancipation Proclamation is the act that legally ended Black slavery in the mid 1860’s by President Abraham Lincoln. However, there were still some states that did not follow that law like Texas where those slaves didn’t receive their freedom…
Hermeneutics involves the study of the interpretation of texts. Most popular, traditional hermeneutics includes Biblical hermeneutics which is the study of the interpretation of the Bible. Look here for more information:
I would need to know what year and month you were born to figure it out. I’ll guess for you. You were born on Friday! The best day ever.
The best way to join a union is to talk to a union representative at your place of work. If one is not available you may want to talk to Human Resources or your immediate supervisor. Keep in mind some…
An old joke states that as long as there are test there will be prayer in school. I tend to believe that religion should not be allowed in public schools. The studying of all religions should be but the practice…
Florida officially became a state on March 3, 1845. It was the 27th state admitted to the union. Florida was discovered by Ponce de Leon in 1513 in his quest to find the Fountain of Youth.
World War I began on June 28th, 1914. It ended on November 11th, 1919 with the signing of the Treaty of Versailles. The Allied Forces destroyed the Ottoman, German, and Soviet Union Empires.
Mohammad is the prophet of the religion of Islam. In Islam, Mohammad is a descendant of Ishmael, the son of Abraham and the handmaid Hagar. For more information look here:
World War 2, sometimes called the Second World War, was fought from September 1st, 1939 to September 2nd, 1945, with Allied victory. World War 2 was and remains the deadliest conflict in history, resulting in over 60 million deaths.
Denmark is known for the Viking Age from 800 to 1200, it was the first European country which legalized same-sex marriages and the Danish created LEGO’s.
An African American person is known as a person that was originally from or has heritage from African, yet now lives in the United States.
The German Empire was founded in 1871 in the aftermath of the Franco-Prussian War. This unification took place under the rule of Otto von Bismarck. You can find more information here:
The Korean war ended when the neutral zone was developed and the two countries were politically and spatially separated. There are some who say that it officially ended when the cold war between the United States and the USSR ended.…
Because of the hot, humid, and very tropial cliamte, people who live in Peru tend to wear extremely casual and comfortable clothing. If you were in the city, those with jobs would be wearing business attire, but it would have…
Hinduism and it’s six branches of philosophy began evolving around the second century BCE to the sixth century CE. Hinduism and it’s religious traditions are native to India. For more information see here:
Who will you marry when you grow up is a very difficult question to answer, and if I knew the answer to that, I’d be a psychic. What I hope though is that you marry someone you love, who loves…
I’m originally from the east coast of the US and lived in Seattle, WA for a few years. It took a while to get used to the three hour time difference. To determine what time it is in Denmark depends…
Your family heritage could be many things! What color is your hair? How about your skin-tone? Do you know the last name of your great great grandmother or grandfather? All of these things matter to figure out your heritage if…
Rahm Emanuel is Obama’s Chief of Staff. He was previously an member of the United States House of Representatives for Illinois until he resigned in 2009.You can find more information here:
Where the Wild Things are coloring pages and other activities can be found at the following link. Max’s adventures are a favorite in our house. Hope your little wild thing enjoys the activities at
The Lincoln Monument is in Washington, DC. It has a large statue of Lincoln sitting. It is a popular tourist attraction.
Nebraska became a state on March 1, 1867, and was the 37th state admitted into the union. Nicknames for Nebraska include Cornhusker State, Tree Planters State, and Bug-Eaters State. Look here for more information:
The type of government Libya has is called Jamahiriya (a state of the masses), in theory, governed by the populace through local councils. In actuality, it is an authoritarian state.
A animal is a living being that often lives either in the wild or in captivity. This could include everything from lions to tigers to insects.
Gold is found in gold mines.South Africa is the largest producer of gold in the world. Gold can be transformmed into any shape and is very soft. There ar mines in Russia, USA and Peru too. Dubai is a paradise…
Should the death penalty be legal is a personal opinion. Some people are going to be against and some for it. I have mixed opinions about. First of all killing someone is not going to make the crime disappear and…
Rock music has it’s origins in the United States in the late 50s. At that time, it became popular to use electric guitars. As time went by, the rock music we know today was developed.
George Washington Carver was a chemist and inventor. He is most famous for discovering peanut butter. His work led to many agricultural discoveries.
There are 55 counties in West Virginia. I lived in Wayne County at one time! The capitol of West Virginia is Charleston & John Denver wrote a song about WV. West Virginia, almost Heaven.
There are two theories on why the Berlin wall was built. Some say to keep the US, French and British troops from invading. Another theory says it was the Soviet Unions way to keep their people from fleeing.
Women have many different hairstyles, perhaps hundreds! Among these styles are the bob, shoulder-length, and hair with bangs. Styles come and go with time!
Get someone to like you by being nice to them and respecting their opinions, even if they differ from your own. Ask a few questions about them, but don’t pry, and offer up some information about yourself. If a person…
You can make a difference by taking to time out to denote clothes and food to local shelters. There are many people in need of these important items so that would be helpful.
The best way to stop animal abuse is to report anyone you know that is abusing an animal. You can also pick up abused animals and take them to a shelter.
There are 8 states that border Tennessee. They are Kentucky, Virginia, North Carolina, Georgia, Alabama, Mississippi, Arkansas and Missouri.
If you are desiring to get married just pratice patience and I am sure the right one will come along. It takes time but the right one will come at the right time.
Slaves lived in inhumane conditions. There were often 20 to one room and they slept on cots or dirt floors. They were given very little food and it was often unhealthy. They were a family.
World War II ended in 1945 with a victory for the allied forces. The war is the deadliest in history. The majority of the casualties during this war were civilians.
According to most reports, former King of Franks Pepin the Short was about 43 inches tall. Like Napoleon, Pepin’s height seemed to make him more tenacious.
The Vietnam War, sometimes referred to as the Second Indochina War, began on September 26th, 1959 and ended with North Vietnamese Victory on April 30th, 1975.
Gerald R. Ford was the president of the United States in 1975. He served one term of presidency and within those two women tried to assassinate him within 17 days apart from each other. Ford was the 38th president.
War Between the States or better known as American Civil War started on April 12, 1861 & lasted until May 13, 1865. It was a Union victory & it ended slavery.
Nelson Mandela was put in jail for trying to to fight for his rights and to stop violence between white and black people. He was trying to stop racism.
Where Im hoping to go is Heaven,I believe we all have the opportunity to get there if we all to live as right as we can.Now I also believe there are alot of people going to Hell with gasoline drawers…
The Huguenots were the people who followed the Protestant religion in France. They were a large part of a movement called the Reformation in 16th century Christian Europe.
How to wash a car is simple to do.Get a bucket filled with hot water with soap.Rinse the car first with water then get the wet rag with soap and start scrubbing in and around the whole car,rinse and all…
The pilgrims made their homes out of wood and stones. They were much smaller then houses today and often less hardy to the elements then ours as well.
World War two began as a crescendo of the tensions building up in the world coming to a collision in what was billed as a final battle. There have been wars since but none as big.
A wife is married to a husband. In the Biblical book of Genesis, God created Adam’s wife, Eve, from one of Adam’s ribs. She was to be a ‘help meet’ for him.
You can go to your local courthouse to switch political parties. They can help with the paperwork and do the filing for you.
Things were so much cheaper in 1973. To purchase a gallon of gas it would have cost you .40 a gallon. The cost of an apartment was about $175.00 a month. I wonder how much the internet would have cost…
There were 12 Presidents that were generals. They are Washington, Jackson, W. Harrison, Taylor, Pierce, A. Johnson, Grant, Hayes, Garfield, Arthur, B. Harrison and Eisenhower.
Energy is used for everything from powering cars to causing our bodies to run. Energy comes in multiple forms, from electricity to solar. Kinetic energy literally makes the world go around.
The National Flag of Canada was adopted in 1965. This was the first time a flag was adopted by Canada and it replaced the old Union flag. The Canadian flag is red and has a white square in the center.…
Dignity is also known as respect. It is everyone’s right to have dignity. Having your privacy respected in your own home is considered dignity.
It could have happened yesterday, the other day, or a couple of days ago. We are not sure when because we do not have the facts about the event.
Research the need in your community. Make a plan. Get influential community people in your corner and determine the homes focus. find your funding, get licensing and permits to start. You can find more information here:
I don’t believe in spells by any means so I would like to tell you that you can just make them up. However, because some people do believe in them, there are many books and publications out there. I suggest…
According to 2009 government statistics, El Salvador has a population of 7,185,218 people. It is ranked #100 out of 238 countries for highest population. Check out this site for more information on El Salvador:
The Soviets invaded Afghanistan to preserve their stake in it from the west and Iran. They also saw Afghanistan as a way to advance their importance and dominance in Asia. For more information look here:
Well, if we’re talking about exports to the US, we’re talking car parts (engines and electrical), some oil, some computers, and a whole lot of misc. household goods.
Martin Luther King on April 4, 1968, a shot rang out. Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr., who had been standing on the balcony of his room at the Lorraine Motel in Memphis, TN
Food stamps cover only food items that can be consumed by humans. It will not cover alcohol,cigarets,or paper goods. If you get cash assistance on your food stamp card, you can purchase other things but food stamps are food and…
Well if you can locate your hospital records it should be noted exactly that date and time that you were born. This information is very important to many people.
Chief Joseph is best known for leading his people out of Canada and into Idaho to escape the United States Cavalry. He had an agreement with General Oliver Howard to have them moved in 30 days.
Civil Rights leader, Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. was assassinated in Memphis, Tennessee on April 4, 1968 by James Earl Ray. Ray maintained his innocence until he died. Even members of the King family in latter years supported his…
The vikings were a fierce barbarian tribe from Normandy in the middle ages. They are believed to be the first people to land on and explore North America
Humanities is generally referred to as the study of skills of general knowledge and artistic and intellectual expression, such as history, language, and literature, as opposed to science and mathematics. You can find more information here:
There are many notable Charles Taylors in history. One of them was Charles ‘Chuck’ Taylor the basketball player. He has a shoe line named for him with Converse. Chuck Taylor All-Stars are still popular today.
Yes, dogs and other animals can sense and see spirits. Animals have a special sense they know when there are spirits around. A horse won’t walk through most grave yards, dogs will stare at things we don’t see and may…
Since that war was about 90 years ago there aren’t very many still surviving, the list of three is as follows: The United States has one World War I survivor. His name is Frank Buckles and currently he is 108…
Israel was created in 1948 to create a Jewish state. It was created after the UN Resolution 181 separated the territories of Palestinian and Jews into two states.
George Washington did not father any children himself. He was most likely rendered sterile after having smallpox. He did, however, raise Martha’s two children from her first marriage, John Parke Custis and Martha Parke Custis.
A royal colony is defined as a colony that is ruled or administered by officials appointed by and responsible to the reigning sovereign of the parent state, it is also known as a country that is controlled by the English…
The word neutrality means not taking sides or setting aside biases in making judgments. For example, jury members should maintain neutrality before joining a case.
To get a man to propose, the worst thing to do is rush him. Patience is a virtue! Show him that you would make a good wife by cooking him good meals, and always being there for him!
Free labor stemmed from slavery and was used as an argument that slavery prevented people from getting jobs. Free labor is a belief that you should be free to choose the job that you want.
The Soviet Union, officially known as the Union of Soviet Socialist Republics and often abbreviated to the USSR, existed in Eurasia from the year 1922 until 1991.
Australia official number of population is over 22.010.000 people. The capitol is Canberra and the largest city is Sydney with over 4.399.000 people.
Clovis, who lived from 466-511, was a king of the Franks and was the person that introduced the Franks to the concept and practice of Christianity. He succeeded his father to the throne at the young age of 16.
Girls are females that have not yet grown to be women. Typically a girl is known to be someone under the age of 18, however sometimes this term can carry into ‘adulthood’ based upon maturity.
This question is very fuzzy. Please be more specific next time. ‘How many people were killed’ can apply to a million different questions.
War affects people in a lot of different ways. Soldiers are displaced from their families. Inhabitants of war areas lose loved ones, homes and their happiness. You can find more information here:
The 80’s had a unique sense of clothing style! Leggings, over sized shirts, high boots, mini skirts, plaid clothing, neon colors and stone washed blue jeans were the norm for people in the 80’s.
Poverty is all around us. There are people struggling and poor all over the place. Some countries have more poverty than others, but no matter what the country there are people that are below the poverty level everywhere.
The Boxer Rebellion was an uprising against western Christianity and the spread of western culture and influence across China. The Boxers lost the struggle in 1901.
The revolutionary war ended in 1783. The war actually ended on February 4th 1783 when Great Britain officially declared and end to the war. America had won her independence.
While there was no formal declaration of war, military action by the U.S. coalition began on March 19, 2003. Due to this lack of declaration, many argue that this war is unconstitutional.
Approximately 3 million people die each year of Aids. This is a very serious disease which can be prevented. Please practice safe sex and get tested as often as possible.
Many historical events happened in 2004. The president of South Korea Roh Moo-Hyun was impeached. Senator John Kerry accepted the Democratic nomination, and Regis Philbin broke a record with 15,188 hours on camera.
The national flag of France is a tricolor featuring three vertical bands colored blue, white, and red. It is known to English speakers as the French tricolor or simply, the tricolor.
Lithuania is located in northeastern Europe. It is near the Russian border, just below the Netherlands.
In the day of the colonial people, they tended to eat just like everyone else. Their foods typically consisted of things like whole grain breads, beans, corn, fruits and whatever meat was available for hunt!
The acronym NORAD stands for the North American Aerospace Defense Command. Obviously they have more important duties in addition to tracking Santa’s travels on Christmas Eve.
How many dead in Iraq can only be answered with an estimate. On September 20, 2009 there was a fatality count of 4345 dead and over 31,102 wounded.
The colors of the flag are Green, White and Red. The flag has three vertical lines the first line on the left is green, the middle color is white and the last is red.
There are some animals whose name begins with the letter ‘n’. Most are animals that I have never heard of. These animals are nyalas, newts, narwhals, naked mole rats, nuthatches, and nutrias.
Liberty Bonds were war bonds issued in the United States to support the allied forces during World War I. They were also used after the terrorist attacks of September 11, 2001 to help with rebuilding affected areas. All U.S. Treasury…
Each senator’s term lasts a total of 6 years. However, members of the senate aren’t subject to term limits. So, they can serve an indefinite number of years.You can find more information here:
Hmm, interesting question. Some would say people wear masks that can be seen and those that are invisible. The invisible one is for deep thoughts and could take me forever to answer that one. But people wear visible masks for…
The President of the Arab Republic of Egypt is Muhammad Hosni Mubarak who has served since October 14th, 1981. He resides in Abdeen Palace in Cairo Egypt.
Moose Jaw is located in Canada. This is a tourist town with a lot to do and see. The town was an Indian trading post for fur. The Cree and Assiniboine tribes settled here.
Scotland is a rather small country with a population of about 5.1 million people. Located in the northern part of Great Britain, Scotland also consists of over 400 islands.You can find more information here:
The form of government in Italy today is a democratic republic which was established on June 2, 1946. However, the government in Italy is not very strong and if often ineffective. People are also very divided on their political beliefs.
Thailand is an independent country that is located in Southeast Asia. The total area of Thailand is over 513.115 sq km or 198.115 sq miles.
There are a lot of different things going on on in Israel nowadays. One constant is the conflict with the Palestinians in the West bank and Gaza strip.
Enron started in 1985 as a regular oil company. They had rapid growth and attracted investors and the stock prices continued to climb. They diversified into other industries and to continue looking impressive to the investor, they borrowed money but…
You can play the Battleship game online at one popular website. The game is even free to play! The website has many other games available if you tire of this one!You can find more information here:
In Bible times, the patriarch Abraham and his son, Isaac, lived in the area now known as the Gaza Strip. It is a strip of land on the western edge of Israel.
Start first with you, your brother/s or sister/s and your parents. Then continue with your grandparents and your closest relatives. Than it’s possible for you to be unfamiliar of the information for the other relatives, but you can always ask…
The pioneers wore cloths that were made by the women. Often that meant raising the sheep for wool, spinning yarn and weaving of cloth. The hides of deer were also used to make cloths, which required the tanning and preparation…