5 Written questions
5 Matching questions
- Registered Voters
- Voting Rights Act of 1970
- Literacy Tests
- Australian Ballot
- a gave eighteen year olds the right to vote in federal elections beginning January 1, 1971.
- b Vote and get involved in helping in campaigns. Better educated than the average voter and have strong political ties to a party.
- c literacy requirement (understanding of the constitution) as a condition of voting
- d a uniform ballot printed by the government distributed at the polls and able to be marked in secret.
- e People who are registered to vote
5 Multiple choice questions
- Citizens who are eligible to vote after reaching the mininmum age requirement.
- amendment to the constitution giving women the right to vote
- Democratic primary in the south that was limited to white people; ruled unconstitutional in Smith v. Allwright
- a tax of a fixed amount per person and payable as a requirement for the right to vote
- Do not vote and stay out of elections and campaigns, but are willing to contact local officials about personal problems.
5 True/False questions
Twenty Sixth Amendment → an amendment to the US constituion, adoped in 1971 and lowering the voting age from 21 to 18
Voter Apathy → a tax of a fixed amount per person and payable as a requirement for the right to vote
Motor Voter Bill → a lack of interest to vote, a "Whatever" attitude
Communalists → Those who join organizations and participate in politics but not in partisan campaigns.
Activist → portion of the population that rarely votes, does not get involved in organizations, and probably does not even talk about politics very much