6 Written questions
5 Multiple choice questions
- Because of this, many of the colonists believed that nobody could be trusted with power.
- Since the mid-1960s, there has been a fairly sharp drop in one of the two senses of political efficacy. Which one is it?
- The ability to understand and take part in politics.
- What has happened to American political tolerance over the course of the 20th century?
- A belief that morality and religion ought to be of decisive importance.
5 True/False questions
Civic Duty and Civic Competence → A belief that one can affect government policies.
Progressive → A belief that personal freedom and solving social problems are more important than religion.
Five important elements of the American view of the political system → 1) Liberty
4) Civic duty
5) Individual Responsibility
External Efficacy → The ability to understand and take part in politics.
Too tolerant → In recent surveys, were Americans more likely to worry that the government would become too tolerant of behaviors that are bad for society, or too intolerant of behaviors that don't do any real harm to society?