6 Written questions
5 Multiple choice questions
- A belief that you can take part in politics (internal _____) or that the government will respond to the citizenry (external _______). Somewhat disturbingly, this has recently declined in American political culture.
- In recent surveys, were Americans more likely to worry that the government would become too tolerant of behaviors that are bad for society, or too intolerant of behaviors that don't do any real harm to society?
- Studies show that Americans have a much stronger sense of these than other nations.
- The ability to understand and take part in politics.
- A belief that morality and religion ought to be of decisive importance.
5 True/False questions
Political Culture → A coherent way of thinking about how politics and government ought to be carried out.
Five important elements of the American view of the political system → Studies show that Americans have a much stronger sense of these than other nations.
External Efficacy → The ability to understand and take part in politics.
External → Since the mid-1960s, there has been a fairly sharp drop in one of the two senses of political efficacy. Which one is it?
Civic Duty → A belief that one has an obligation to participate in civic and political affairs.