5 Written questions
5 Matching questions
- Voting Specialists
- Grandfather Clauses
- Literacy Tests
- Registered Voters
- a People who are registered to vote
- b literacy requirement (understanding of the constitution) as a condition of voting
- c Those who join organizations and participate in politics but not in partisan campaigns.
- d Those that do little more than vote, politically speaking. Tend to not be well-educated and are substantially older than the average American.
- e exempted citizens from restrictions on voting they, or their ancestors, had voted in previous elections or served in the Confederate military
5 Multiple choice questions
- Do not vote and stay out of elections and campaigns, but are willing to contact local officials about personal problems.
- Vote and get involved in helping in campaigns. Better educated than the average voter and have strong political ties to a party.
- gave eighteen year olds the right to vote in federal elections beginning January 1, 1971.
- a tax of a fixed amount per person and payable as a requirement for the right to vote
- Democratic primary in the south that was limited to white people; ruled unconstitutional in Smith v. Allwright
5 True/False questions
Eligible Electorate → The population that is eligible to register to vote
Twenty Sixth Amendment → an amendment to the US constituion, adoped in 1971 and lowering the voting age from 21 to 18
Voter Apathy → a lack of interest to vote, a "Whatever" attitude
Nineteenth Amendment → amendment to the constitution giving women the right to vote
Motor Voter Bill → A legislator act passed in 1993 to allow voters to register by mail when they renew their drivers' license and provides for the placement of voter registration forms in motor vihicle, public assitance, and military recruitment offices.