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5 Written questions

5 Matching questions

  1. public interest lobbies
  2. potential group
  3. activists
  4. elite theory
  5. selective benefits
  1. a people who tend to participate in all forms of politics
  2. b a group composed of all people who share some common interest
  3. c organizations that seek a collective good which does not only benefit their membership
  4. d argues that because only a few groups have enough power to influence policy, power is concentrated into a few interlocking power centers
  5. e these benefits are goods that a group can restrict to those who are members

5 Multiple choice questions

  1. the sense of pleasure, status, or companionship experienced in small groups
  2. assessment of a legislator's voting record on issues important to an interest group
  3. a widely shared demand for change in some aspect of the social or political order
  4. a legal means for groups to participate in elections by contributing money
  5. argues that interest group activities provide additional representation and compete against each other to influence political outcomes

5 True/False questions

  1. ideological interest grouporganizations where people with similar policy goals enter the political process to achieve those goals

          

  2. collective gooda group composed of all people who share some common interest

          

  3. position issuea signal telling a legislator what values are at stake in a vote, and how that issue fits with his or her own political views or party agenda

          

  4. Olson's law of large groupsgroups which have very narrow interests, shun compromise, and single-mindedly pursue goals

          

  5. single-issue groupsorganizations where people with similar policy goals enter the political process to achieve those goals

          

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