5 Written questions
5 Matching questions
- Voting Rights Act of 1970
- Voter Apathy
- Australian Ballot
- a a militant reformer
- b gave eighteen year olds the right to vote in federal elections beginning January 1, 1971.
- c Those who join organizations and participate in politics but not in partisan campaigns.
- d a lack of interest to vote, a "Whatever" attitude
- e a uniform ballot printed by the government distributed at the polls and able to be marked in secret.
5 Multiple choice questions
- The population that is eligible to register to vote
- Citizens who are eligible to vote after reaching the mininmum age requirement.
- amendment to the constitution giving women the right to vote
- literacy requirement (understanding of the constitution) as a condition of voting
- an amendment to the US constituion, adoped in 1971 and lowering the voting age from 21 to 18
5 True/False questions
White Primaries → Democratic primary in the south that was limited to white people; ruled unconstitutional in Smith v. Allwright
Motor Voter Bill → a lack of interest to vote, a "Whatever" attitude
Grandfather Clauses → exempted citizens from restrictions on voting they, or their ancestors, had voted in previous elections or served in the Confederate military
Complete Activists → a militant reformer
Campaigners → Vote and get involved in helping in campaigns. Better educated than the average voter and have strong political ties to a party.