Asked in History of the United States
How did the French Navy contribute to the winning of American independence?
By threatening to invade England, thereby forcing the British to keep its fleet in home waters. ...
Asked in History of France, Egypt, Napoleon Bonaparte
Why did Napoleon Bonaparte decide to attack Egypt?
His invasion of Egypt was an effort to halt the UK trade with India and to thereby economically weaken that nation. ...
Asked in India
Advantages and disadvantages of Indian Culture?
One advantage to the Indian culture is they believe strongly in a good education, thereby forcing their children to get the education that they deserve. One strong disadvantage is they don't have the freedoms that Western culture has. ...
Asked in Greek and Roman Mythologies
Who ended Greek mythology?
The Christians. As Christianity spread through Rome, the Roman army conquered Greece ,thereby forcing Christianity to be the main religion. However Greek myths are still told and there are people who follow the Greek religion. ...
Asked in Income Taxes
How can you claim relief from losses on sale of shares?
Not against earnings (from your income tax), but you can offset losses against future capital gains and thereby reduce your capital gains tax (UK tax law). ...
Asked in Animal Farm
What are snowballs strengths and weaknesses of animal farm?
Snowball's strength in Animal Farm is that he is aligned with the other pigs and thereby given credibility and authority. Unfortunately, he is not as convincing a politician as Napoleon and ends up being chased away from the farm. ...
Asked in Home Improvement, Building and Carpentry, Chemistry, Glue and Adhesives, Borax (sodium borate)
What role does water play in a borax water and glue solution?
In a starch-type glue (e.g. a wheatpaste glue / wallpaper glue), the borax acts as a gelling agent, thereby increasing the viscosity and glue strength. Borax also has fungicidal properties, thereby acting as a preservative against mould. ...
Asked in Rugby Union
Which country won the rugby world cup in 1991 and who did they beat in the final?
Australia won the final against England, thereby winning their first rugby world cup. ...
Asked in Bill of Rights
Can the bill of rights be invoked against private individuals?
The Bill of Rights only specifies things the Federal Government is not permitted to do. It thereby ensured rights of States and Individuals. ...
Asked in Roman Empire
Why lucius cornelius sulla famous?
Sulla is famous because although he was an impoverished patrician, he became a consul and dictator thereby holding the highest offices in ancient Rome. He gained his power through military victories and winning the civil war against Marius. He also tried to restore the republic to its original structure and was the first to use the power of proscription against his enemies. ...
Asked in History of Russia
How did Ivan the Great make further Russian expansion possible in the 1500's?
Ivan III (the Great) freed Russia from Tartar control, thereby allowing the money previously paid to the Tartars to be redirected into expansion and building. ...
What were the effects of the US's isolationism?
US isolationism in WW1 essentially meant that the US public could not be persuaded to enter into a war which they saw as taking place far away from their shores, in the old European countries/nation states they, or their ancestors had left behind. It was not until the sinking of the Lusitania ( with the loss of innocent American lives) that President Woodrow Wilson was able to come to the assistance of the Western European Allies, against the German, Austro-Hungarian , and...
The enclosure movement in Britain most directly impacted the development of the Industrial Revolution by providing?
a ready labor supply for factories and businesses. This is because the enclosure act forced many small farmers off of their land, thereby forcing them to move into cities, where more industrial opportunities were becoming available. ...
Asked in Example Sentences
What is a sentence using the word thereby?
I can give you several sentences. He closed the barn door, thereby keeping the horse inside. The Allosaurus stepped into the tar, thereby becoming trapped along with the Stegosaurus. He waved at us across the street, thereby attracting the attention of the news reporter and his cameraman. ...