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    search. Many Genealogies cites provides records of U.S census to help find family information. U.S censuses are one of the most commonly used can use for the study of genealogy. Although all records can be useful using the census as a source of genealogical information does raise a few question; specifically, are earlier censuses records less accurate, thus making it harder to trace family history then more recent censuses? How has the U.S census evolved to better clarify information on its residents

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    The decennial census is the traditional tool used to measure the population of an area, whether it be on the local level all the way through federal. The census also marks the time when state legislatures redistrict their states, and reapportion the seats to adjust for shifts in population; however, between the period of 1900-1960 no reapportionment occurred in the state of Tennessee. The inability of the state legislature to reapportion their districts accordingly led Charles Baker to sue Joe Carr

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    (Laramie County Comprehensive Needs Assessment, 2015). The high school graduate success rate in Laramie County is 73.79%, which was last measured during the year 2013-2014 (Laramie County Comprehensive Needs Assessment, 2015). Healthy People 2020 states, one of the biggest determinants of health is education; individuals who have more education have been proven to live healthier and longer lives than people who have less schooling (Social Determinants, 2017). Cultural and spiritual practices revolve

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    minutes southwest of Ann Arbor and northwest of the City of Milan where U.S. 12 (the historic Chicago-to-Detroit road) intersects the Saline River. According to the United States Census Bureau (2016), the city has a total area of 4.33 square miles of which 4.26 square miles is land and 0.07 square miles is water. As of the 2010 Census, Saline has a population of about 9,158 people. The largest employers in the Saline area are the Automotive Components Holdings Plant and the University of Michigan

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    importantly as the U.S. Census. The U.S. Census required efficient data processing because of the large numbers and various types of data it dealt with. The U.S. Census was the catalyst for the boom of computing technology. Its effects are still felt till this day. History of the United States Census The U.S. Census was initially established as a mandate by the Constitution to determine representation of each state in the House of Representatives in Congress. The first U.S. Census taken was in 1790

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    In an article about the effect of demographics on education—released shortly after the findings of the 2000 United States Census—Hodgkinson (2000/2001) discusses, rather generally, knowledge gained from the census in terms of its ramifications for educators and educational leaders. Beginning with a discussion of general changing demographics, the author continues by exploring the questions of race and age in America, and concludes with a section on tips for teachers and the importance of demographics

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    intensifies the struggle when attempting to pursue independence and obtain individualism (Warner, 2012). The rate of unemployment for the 18 – 31 age groups nearly doubles that of the next age group comprised of their senior cohort. According to the U.S. Census Bureau, 63% of the stated young adult age groups were not employed in 2012, with this being the highest percentage in forty years (2012). Most parents have a very strong influence on the course of the career their children chooses to follow. Finding

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    Equality for Women in our Society

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    2010. United States Census Bureau. [PDF file.] Retrieved from http://www.census.gov/prod/cen2010/briefs/c2010br-03.pdf Mosser, K. (2013). Ethics and social responsibility (2nd ed.). San Diego, CA: Bridgepoint Education, Inc. Shangbo, L. (2012). Study on the Employment of Female College Graduates in an Age of Employment Equality. Japanese Economy, 39(3), 30-48. Retrieved from http://search.ebscohost.com.proxy-library.ashford.edu/login.aspx?direct=true&db=bsh&AN=86457278&site=eds-live United States

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    the road. As you pass by what once was your favorite mom and pop’s restaurant you began to reminisce on the time you spent there with loved ones. This has become the story of residents in Boley, Oklahoma; one of the first all black towns in the state. History In 1903 the community of Boley was established on 160 acres of land belonging to a woman named Abigail Barnett; who inherited the land from her Creek freedman father James Barnett. At that time Boley, Oklahoma was considered one of the largest

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    By the twentieth century over two million Germans have immigrated to the United States. Regardless of where they settled they came from a multitude of areas and for a variety of reasons. They were a highly diversified group in terms of regional origin, religious and political orientation, education, and socioeconomic standing. There were a multitude of push factors, or issues that caused Germans to want to leave Germany from inside the country. One of those is that during the time of World War One

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