5 Written questions
5 Matching questions
- Fifteenth Amendment
- Registered Voters
- Voting Age Population
- Voting Rights Act of 1970
- Nineteenth Amendment
- a People who are registered to vote
- b amendment to the constitution giving women the right to vote
- c The right of citizens of the United States to vote shall not be denied or abridged by the United States or by any State on account of race, color, or previous condition of servitude.
- d Citizens who are eligible to vote after reaching the mininmum age requirement.
- e gave eighteen year olds the right to vote in federal elections beginning January 1, 1971.
5 Multiple choice questions
- Those that do little more than vote, politically speaking. Tend to not be well-educated and are substantially older than the average American.
- A legislator act passed in 1993 to allow voters to register by mail when they renew their drivers' license and provides for the placement of voter registration forms in motor vihicle, public assitance, and military recruitment offices.
- an amendment to the US constituion, adoped in 1971 and lowering the voting age from 21 to 18
- Democratic primary in the south that was limited to white people; ruled unconstitutional in Smith v. Allwright
- exempted citizens from restrictions on voting they, or their ancestors, had voted in previous elections or served in the Confederate military
5 True/False questions
Voter Apathy → a lack of interest to vote, a "Whatever" attitude
Poll Tax → a militant reformer
Australian Ballot → a uniform ballot printed by the government distributed at the polls and able to be marked in secret.
Literacy Tests → portion of the population that rarely votes, does not get involved in organizations, and probably does not even talk about politics very much
Complete Activists → literacy requirement (understanding of the constitution) as a condition of voting