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AP US Government & Politics Chapter 8 Review
australian ballot
"beauty contest"
caucus
closed primary
A secret ballot prepared, distributed, and tabulated by gover…
A presidential primary in which contending candidates compete…
A meeting of party members designed to select candidates and…
A type of primary in which the voter is limited to choosing c…
australian ballot
A secret ballot prepared, distributed, and tabulated by gover…
"beauty contest"
A presidential primary in which contending candidates compete…
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AP US Government and Politics Chapter 8 Vocabulary
public opinion
random sample
manifest opinion
political socialization
the distribution of individual preferences for, or evaluation…
in this type of sample, every individual has a known and equa…
a widely shared and consciously held view, such as support fo…
the process- most notably in families and schools- by which w…
public opinion
the distribution of individual preferences for, or evaluation…
random sample
in this type of sample, every individual has a known and equa…
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AP US Government and Politics Chapter 8
Party Competition
Political Party
3 Headed Political Giants
Linking Institutions
Battle of parties for control of public offices. Ups and down…
Team of men and women seeking to control the governing appara…
1) Party in the Electorate: largest component of political pa…
Channels through which people's concerns become political iss…
Party Competition
Battle of parties for control of public offices. Ups and down…
Political Party
Team of men and women seeking to control the governing appara…
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AP US Government and Politics Chapter 8
political socialization
opinion leaders
public opinion
straw polls
process by which citizens a quire a sense of of political ide…
individuals held in great respect because of position, expert…
collection of shared attitudes of many different people in ma…
asking the same question of a large number of people
political socialization
process by which citizens a quire a sense of of political ide…
opinion leaders
individuals held in great respect because of position, expert…
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AP US Government & Politics: Chapter 8 - Political Parties
Party competition
Political Party
Linkage Institutions
Party Image
The battle of the parties for control of public offices. Ups…
According to Anthony Downs, a "team of men [and women] seekin…
The channels through which people's concerns become political…
The voters perception of what the Republicans or Democrats st…
Party competition
The battle of the parties for control of public offices. Ups…
Political Party
According to Anthony Downs, a "team of men [and women] seekin…
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AP US Government Chapter 8: Political Participation
Is voting eligibility a federal or a s…
What are Congress' requirements regard…
What amendments has Congress made to v…
Did African American suffrage immediat…
It has gradually moved from the jurisdiction of state to fede…
Members of the House elected directly by district and federal…
Suffrage to women, 18 year-olds, and African Americans
No. States, especially in the South, employed literacy tests,…
Is voting eligibility a federal or a s…
It has gradually moved from the jurisdiction of state to fede…
What are Congress' requirements regard…
Members of the House elected directly by district and federal…
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US GOVERNMENT Chapter 8 vocab
Compensation
Presidential succession
Elector
Electoral vote
salary
the order in which officials fill the office of president in…
a member of a party chosen in each state to for-mally elect t…
the official vote for president and vice president in each st…
Compensation
salary
Presidential succession
the order in which officials fill the office of president in…
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AP US Government chapter 8:Political parties
party competition
political party
linkage institutions
party image
The BATTLE of the parties for control of public offices. Ups…
According to Anthony Downs, a "team of men [and women] seekin…
The CHANNEL'S through which people's concerns become politica…
The voter's perception of what the Republicans or Democrats s…
party competition
The BATTLE of the parties for control of public offices. Ups…
political party
According to Anthony Downs, a "team of men [and women] seekin…
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US Politics Chapter 8
traditional political population
protest
suffrage
turnout
activities designed to influence government including voting…
participation that involves assembling crowds to confront a g…
the right to vote; also called franchise
the percentage of eligible individuals who actually vote
traditional political population
activities designed to influence government including voting…
protest
participation that involves assembling crowds to confront a g…
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US Politics Chapter 8
Cabinet
Executive Agreements
Inherent Powers
Cycle Effect
A presidential advisory group selected by the president, made…
Presidential arrangements with other countries that create fo…
Presidential powers implied but not stated explicitly in the…
The predictable rise and fall of a president's popularity at…
Cabinet
A presidential advisory group selected by the president, made…
Executive Agreements
Presidential arrangements with other countries that create fo…
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AP US Government Chapter 8 Political Participation
Activist
Australian ballot
campaigners
complete activists
individual who actively promotes a political party, philosoph…
document, government printed, of uniform size and cast in sec…
those who both vote in elections and get involved in campaigns
those who take part in all forms of political activity
Activist
individual who actively promotes a political party, philosoph…
Australian ballot
document, government printed, of uniform size and cast in sec…
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AP US Government Chapter 8
activists
Australian ballot
grandfather clause
literacy test
People who tend to participate in all forms of politics.
A government-printed ballot of uniform dimensions to be cast…
A clause in registration laws allowing people who do not meet…
A requirement that citizens show that they can read before re…
activists
People who tend to participate in all forms of politics.
Australian ballot
A government-printed ballot of uniform dimensions to be cast…
Chapter 8 US Government
Justices
Executive, Judicial, and Legislative
Federal system
Republic
What are Supreme Court judges called?
Name the 3 branches of government.
The national and state governments sharing power is called th…
When the people choose representatives to run the government,…
Justices
What are Supreme Court judges called?
Executive, Judicial, and Legislative
Name the 3 branches of government.
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AP Government and Politics Chapter 8
Political party
Party competition
Rational-choice Theory
Party image
According to Anthony Downs, a "team of men [and women] seekin…
The battle of the parties for control of public offices. Ups…
A popular theory in political science to explain the actions…
The voters perception of what Republicans or Democrats stand…
Political party
According to Anthony Downs, a "team of men [and women] seekin…
Party competition
The battle of the parties for control of public offices. Ups…
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AP US Government Chapter 8: Political Participation
Is voting eligibility a federal or a s…
What are Congress' requirements regard…
What amendments has Congress made to v…
Did African American suffrage immediat…
It has gradually moved from the jurisdiction of state to fede…
Members of the House elected directly by district and federal…
Suffrage to women, 18 year-olds, and African Americans
No. States, especially in the South, employed literacy tests,…
Is voting eligibility a federal or a s…
It has gradually moved from the jurisdiction of state to fede…
What are Congress' requirements regard…
Members of the House elected directly by district and federal…
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Comparative Government and Politics Chapter 8
Command Economy
Cult of Personality
Historical Materialism
Nomenclatura
An economic system in which the government controls a country…
Promotion of the image of an authoritarian leader not merely…
the part of Marx work suggesting that the eco. base of societ…
"List of names" from which people get jobs in commie societies
Command Economy
An economic system in which the government controls a country…
Cult of Personality
Promotion of the image of an authoritarian leader not merely…
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Government & Politics- Chapter 8
Presidential Primary
Primary Election
General Election
Political Consultant
A statewide primary election of delegates to a political part…
an election in which political parties choose their candidate…
an election, normally held on the first Tuesday in November,…
a paid professional hired to devise a campaign strategy and m…
Presidential Primary
A statewide primary election of delegates to a political part…
Primary Election
an election in which political parties choose their candidate…
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A.P. US Government & Politics Chapter 8 Political Parties Vocabulary Terms
Blanket primaries
Coalition
Coalition governments
Closed primaries
Nomination contests where voters are presented with a list of…
A set of individuals and groups supporting a political party.
Governments where smaller parties combine with larger parties…
Nomination contests where only people who have registered in…
Blanket primaries
Nomination contests where voters are presented with a list of…
Coalition
A set of individuals and groups supporting a political party.
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Chapter 8. Politics and government
Symbolic
Head of state
Blow up
Appointed
Representing something, being a symbol
The leader of a country-e.g., president, king, queen, emperor…
To destroy something with an explosion
Formally chosen
Symbolic
Representing something, being a symbol
Head of state
The leader of a country-e.g., president, king, queen, emperor…
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AP US Government Chapter 8: Political Participation
Is voting eligibility a federal or a s…
What are Congress' requirements regard…
What amendments has Congress made to v…
Did African American suffrage immediat…
It has gradually moved from the jurisdiction of state to fede…
Members of the House elected directly by district and federal…
Suffrage to women, 18 year-olds, and African Americans
No. States, especially in the South, employed literacy tests,…
Is voting eligibility a federal or a s…
It has gradually moved from the jurisdiction of state to fede…
What are Congress' requirements regard…
Members of the House elected directly by district and federal…
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Us politics chapter 8
Cabinet
Executive agreements
Inherent powers
Cycle effect
A presidential advisory group selected by the president, made…
Presidential arrangements with other countries and create for…
Presidential powers implied but not stated explicitly in the…
The predictable rise and fall of a presidents popularity at d…
Cabinet
A presidential advisory group selected by the president, made…
Executive agreements
Presidential arrangements with other countries and create for…
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Government and Politics: Chapter 8
Candidate-Centered Campaign
Candidate Committees
Dealignment
Divided Government
A campaign in which the individual seeking election, rather t…
Organizations that candidates form to support their individua…
The situation in which fewer voters support the two major pol…
The situation that exists when Congress is controlled by one…
Candidate-Centered Campaign
A campaign in which the individual seeking election, rather t…
Candidate Committees
Organizations that candidates form to support their individua…
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US Government Vocabulary chapter 8
political socialization
agents of socialization
gender gap
generational effect
the process by which we develop our political values and opin…
the individuals, organizations, and institutions that facilit…
the measurable difference in the way women and men vote for c…
the impact of an important external event in shaping the view…
political socialization
the process by which we develop our political values and opin…
agents of socialization
the individuals, organizations, and institutions that facilit…
14 terms
US Politics Chapter 8
Cabinet
Executive Agreements
Inherent Powers
Cycle Effect
a presidential advisory group selected by the president, made…
presidential arrangements with the other countries that creat…
presidential powers implied but not stated explicitly in the…
the predictable rise and fall of a president;s popularity at…
Cabinet
a presidential advisory group selected by the president, made…
Executive Agreements
presidential arrangements with the other countries that creat…
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US Government Chapter 8
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An assault on progress rights
Briefs
An order seeking review of a lower cou…
How many justices does the Supreme Court have today?
After the Civil War, the supreme Court tended to view economi…
The written argument of each side to an appeal
What is a writ of certiorari?
9
How many justices does the Supreme Court have today?
An assault on progress rights
After the Civil War, the supreme Court tended to view economi…
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AP GOVERNMENT AND POLITICS: CHAPTER 8
Public Opinion
Random Sample
Margin of Error
Universe
Distribution of how individuals feel about a given issue.
In this type of project, every individual has a known and equ…
The range of percentage points in which the sample accurately…
The group of people whose preferences we try to measure by ta…
Public Opinion
Distribution of how individuals feel about a given issue.
Random Sample
In this type of project, every individual has a known and equ…
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US Politics Chapter 8: The Presidency
signing statements
head of state
head of government
impeachment
statements recorded along with signed legislation clarifying…
the apolitical, unifying role of the president as symbolic re…
the political role of the president as leader of a political…
a formal charge by the House that the president (or other mem…
signing statements
statements recorded along with signed legislation clarifying…
head of state
the apolitical, unifying role of the president as symbolic re…
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chapter 8-9 us government
compensation
presidential succession
elector
electoral vote
something, typically money, awarded to someone as a recompens…
the act of changing presidents due to death or impeachment an…
a person who has the right to vote in an election.
a vote cast by a member of the electoral college.
compensation
something, typically money, awarded to someone as a recompens…
presidential succession
the act of changing presidents due to death or impeachment an…
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Government and Politics Chapter 8 Vocabulary
dealignment
democratic party
divided government
faction
a decline in party loyalties reducing long term commitment
one of the 2 major parties, evolved out of thomas jefferson's…
one major party controls the president, the other major party…
a group in legislature in pursuit of interest or position
dealignment
a decline in party loyalties reducing long term commitment
democratic party
one of the 2 major parties, evolved out of thomas jefferson's…
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Politics and Government Chapter 8
integration
advanced democracy
modern
postmodern
process by which states pool their sovereignty, surrendering…
a country with institutionalized democracy and a high level o…
characterized as secular, rational, materialistic, technologi…
characterized by a set of values that center on "quality of l…
integration
process by which states pool their sovereignty, surrendering…
advanced democracy
a country with institutionalized democracy and a high level o…
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ap government and politics chapter 8 political parties
party competition
political party
linkage institution
rational-choice theory
the battle of the parties for control of public offices. ups…
according to anthony downs, a "team of men [and women] seekin…
the channels through which people's concerns become political…
a popular theory in political science to explain the actions…
party competition
the battle of the parties for control of public offices. ups…
political party
according to anthony downs, a "team of men [and women] seekin…
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American Politics and Government Chapter 8
527 Groups
Bundling
Call List
Caucus
Organizations governed by Section 527 of the federal tax code…
A form of fundraising in which an individual persuades others…
A long list of potential donors whom candidates must phone.
A local meeting at which registered members of a political pa…
527 Groups
Organizations governed by Section 527 of the federal tax code…
Bundling
A form of fundraising in which an individual persuades others…
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Ap Government and Politics Chapter 8
Traditional Political Participation
Protest
Suffrage
Turnout
Activities designed to influence government including voting…
Participation that involves assembling crowds to confront a g…
The right to vote; also called franchise
The percentage of eligible individuals who actually vote
Traditional Political Participation
Activities designed to influence government including voting…
Protest
Participation that involves assembling crowds to confront a g…
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AP Government/Politics: Chapter 8
signing statement
head of state
head of government
impeachment
statements recorded along with signed legislation clarifying…
the apolitical, unifying role of the president as symbolic re…
the political role of the president as leader of a political…
a formal charge by the House that the president (or another m…
signing statement
statements recorded along with signed legislation clarifying…
head of state
the apolitical, unifying role of the president as symbolic re…
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AP US Gov & Politics - Chapter 8 Vocab
Political participation
Voting age population
Voting eligible population
Registered voters
the many different ways that people take part in politics and…
Citizens who are eligible to vote after reaching the minimum…
Citizens who have reached the minimum age to be eligible to v…
People who are registered to vote
Political participation
the many different ways that people take part in politics and…
Voting age population
Citizens who are eligible to vote after reaching the minimum…
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AP Government & Politics Chapter 8
Activists
Australian Ballot
Grandfather Clause
Literacy Test
People who tend to participate in all forms of politics.
A government-printed ballot of uniform dimensions to be cast…
A clause in registration laws allowing people who do not meet…
A requirement that citizens pass a literacy test in order to…
Activists
People who tend to participate in all forms of politics.
Australian Ballot
A government-printed ballot of uniform dimensions to be cast…
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Chapter 8: Government and Politics in Nigeria
Abacha, Sani
Abubakar, Atiku
APC
Babangida, Ibrahim
a military general who ruled from 1993 to 1998 and was associ…
a military general turned leader of Nigeria in its period of…
the All Progressive Congress that was an alliance of four oth…
a military general who ruled from 1985 to 1993 and was associ…
Abacha, Sani
a military general who ruled from 1993 to 1998 and was associ…
Abubakar, Atiku
a military general turned leader of Nigeria in its period of…
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American Government and Politics Today Chapter 8
dealignment
Democratic Party
divided government
electoral college
A decline in party loyalties that reduces long-term party com…
One of the two major American political parties evolving out…
A situation in which one major political party controls the p…
A group of persons, called electors, who are selected by the…
dealignment
A decline in party loyalties that reduces long-term party com…
Democratic Party
One of the two major American political parties evolving out…
AP Government and Politics Chapter 8 Vocabulary
The battle of the parties for control…
"a tea of men (and women) seeking to c…
The channels through which people's co…
A popular theory in political science…
Party Competition
Political Party
Linkage Institutions
Rational-choice Theory
The battle of the parties for control…
Party Competition
"a tea of men (and women) seeking to c…
Political Party
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AP Government and Politics Chapter 8
Party Competition
Political Party
Linkage Institutions
Rational-Choice Theory
The battle of the parties for the control of public offices.…
A team of men and women seeking to control the governing appa…
The channels through which people's concerns become political…
A popular theory in political science to explain the actions…
Party Competition
The battle of the parties for the control of public offices.…
Political Party
A team of men and women seeking to control the governing appa…
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AP Government and Politics Chapter 8
Party Competition
political party
nickname for political parties
thee headed political giants are
battle between Democrats and Republicans for control of publi…
team of men seeking to control the governing apparatus by gai…
three headed political giants
party in the electorate... party as an organization... party in the…
Party Competition
battle between Democrats and Republicans for control of publi…
political party
team of men seeking to control the governing apparatus by gai…
26 terms
American Government and Politics Today Chapter 8
dealignment
Democratic Party
divided government
electoral college
A decline in party loyalties that reduces long-term party com…
One of the two major American political parties evolving out…
A situation in which one major political party controls the p…
A group of persons, called electors, who are selected by the…
dealignment
A decline in party loyalties that reduces long-term party com…
Democratic Party
One of the two major American political parties evolving out…
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US Government Chapter 8
What is public opinion?
What factors help shape public opinion?
Explain the 7 ways public opinion is m…
How do elections measure public opinion?
is attitudes held by a significant number of people on matter…
b. Factors that help share it are infinite. The major factors…
Elections; Interest Groups; Media, Personal Contacts; Straw V…
are the indicators of public opinion; people use the ballot b…
What is public opinion?
is attitudes held by a significant number of people on matter…
What factors help shape public opinion?
b. Factors that help share it are infinite. The major factors…
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Chapter 8 US Government
Public affairs
Public Opinion
Mass Media
Peer group
Section 1
Section 1
Section 1
Section 1
Public affairs
Section 1
Public Opinion
Section 1
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Chapter 8: American Government and Politics Today - Campaigns and Elections
presidential primary
political consultant
tracking poll
focus group
A statewide primary election of delegates to a political part…
A paid professional hired to devise a campaign strategy and m…
A poll taken for the candidate on a nearly daily basis as ele…
A small group of individuals who are led in discussion by a p…
presidential primary
A statewide primary election of delegates to a political part…
political consultant
A paid professional hired to devise a campaign strategy and m…
American Government and Politics - Chapter 8
527 Groups
Bundling
Call List
Caucus
Organizations governed by Section 527 of the federal tax code…
A form of fundraising in which an individual persuades others…
A long list of potential donors whom candidates must phone.
A local meeting at which registered members of a political pa…
527 Groups
Organizations governed by Section 527 of the federal tax code…
Bundling
A form of fundraising in which an individual persuades others…
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Chapter 8 US Government
Compensation
Presidential Succession
Elector
Electoral Vote
The constitutional convention decided that the president must…
the order in which officials fill the office of president in…
a citizen who has a legal right to vote
The official vote for president and vice president by elector…
Compensation
The constitutional convention decided that the president must…
Presidential Succession
the order in which officials fill the office of president in…
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US Government Chapter 8
protest
litigation
public relations
lobbying
assembling crowds to confront a government or organization
process of taking legal action
ensuring a government/organization keeps specific image
pressuring officials to make specific changes
protest
assembling crowds to confront a government or organization
litigation
process of taking legal action
Chapter 8 US government
Liberal
Conservative
Party platform
Bipartisan
One whose political view seeks to change the political and ec…
One who's political view defends the status quo against major…
A formal statement of the parties position on current issues…
A spirit of two-party cooperation
Liberal
One whose political view seeks to change the political and ec…
Conservative
One who's political view defends the status quo against major…
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US government Chapter 8
What factors correlate with how Americ…
retrospective voting
prospective voting
Should access to voting be made easier…
Party identification/ ideology, income and education, race/ge…
what past was looking to continue
where will this person take us
this has many multiple answers, voting in some cases should b…
What factors correlate with how Americ…
Party identification/ ideology, income and education, race/ge…
retrospective voting
what past was looking to continue
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