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5 Written questions

5 Matching questions

  1. Conservative
  2. Majority
  3. Straight Ticket Voting
  4. Precinct
  5. Presidential Preference Primary
  1. a only in Presidential Primary, no delegates commit to anyone so an unselected official can be voted in
  2. b more than half the votes received by a candidate
  3. c vote for all of one party
  4. d basic unit, do the grunt work (run polling places, count ballots), Precinct Captain is head
  5. e government governs best when governs least, most regulation should be state or local level

5 Multiple choice questions

  1. only gets votes from delegates if it's a brokered convention, gets votes from behind the scenes and is an unexpected nominee
  2. used to select running mate of President who is strong in some area the candidate is weak in
  3. have to be an official member of a party to vote
  4. one who receives unexpected support as a candidate for nomination
  5. Democratic National Committee

5 True/False questions

  1. InaugurationPresident is sworn in on January 20th


  2. Radical Rightall problems can be best solved by the government


  3. Reactionaryability of a political party to distribute jobs or favors (abuse: hiring unqualified people)


  4. Federal Election Commission (FEC)pol arm of an interest group set up to contribute to pol campaigns


  5. Open Primarydon't have to belong to a party to vote in a Primary, but have to choose one party