Tutor profile: Lauren O.
Subject: US Government and Politics
How is the number of congressman and congresswomen determined for the House of Representatives? How often in this number readjusted and how many representatives are there currently in the House of Representatives.
The number of representatives is determined by the population of each state. The number is readjusted every 10 years when a new census is made. There is currently 435 members of the House of Representatives.
Subject: Political Science
What are the differences between a democracy and a monarchy?
In a democracy, the people of that nation vote for representatives to make a decision on behalf of the people with their consent. In a democracy, the people get to choose their leaders. In a democracy, their are checks and balances not one person is all powerful. In a monarchy, the people of that nation are ruled by a person in a hereditary rule ( a royal or title that has been passed down in a bloodline). In a traditional monarchy, the monarch makes all the political decisions and the people have little say.
Subject: US History
The Declaration of Independence was written in response to unfair action on the colonist by which king of which country. Also, name and describe one of those actions.
King George III of England was the king whom the colonist was fought to break free from. One action he took against the colonist was the Tea Act. Parliament enacted this act to help support the struggling British East India Company in London and crake down on illegal tea smuggling into the colonies. This act intern made the colonist buy tea for the British East India Company which had higher taxes attached to them. This money then went to support a Parliament where the colonist did not feel they where represented fairly.
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