6 Written questions
5 Multiple choice questions
- Because of this, many of the colonists believed that nobody could be trusted with power.
- Studies show that Americans have a much stronger sense of these than other nations.
- The ability to understand and take part in politics.
- What has happened to American political tolerance over the course of the 20th century?
- Recently, have Americans believed that it is more important to defend traditional standards of right and wrong, or to protect the rights of individuals?
5 True/False questions
Orthodox → Since the mid-1960s, there has been a fairly sharp drop in one of the two senses of political efficacy. Which one is it?
External Efficacy → The ability to understand and take part in politics.
Civic Competence → A belief that one can affect government policies.
Five important elements of the American view of the political system → 1) Liberty
4) Civic duty
5) Individual Responsibility
Class Consciousness → A belief that you are a member of an economic group whose interests are opposed to people in other such groups.