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Chapter 12 : Voting & Elections
Electorate
Mandate
Retrospective Judgement
Prospective Judgement
Citizens eligible to vote.
A command from the people to carry out the platform of the el…
Voters rendering judgement based on the performance of the pa…
A voter's evaluation of a candidate based on what is pledged…
Electorate
Citizens eligible to vote.
Mandate
A command from the people to carry out the platform of the el…
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Chapter 12: Elections and Voting
Party Organization
Political Fundraising
Electorate
Mandate
Pyramid: ... National Committee... State Committees... County Commit…
campaign by candidate; candidate fundraises and party support…
The citizens eligible to vote.
A command, indicated by an electorate's votes, for the electe…
Party Organization
Pyramid: ... National Committee... State Committees... County Commit…
Political Fundraising
campaign by candidate; candidate fundraises and party support…
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Chapter 12: Elections and Voting
closed primary
conventional political participation
crossover voting
electors
A primary in which only registered members of a particular po…
political participation that attempts to influence the politi…
Voting by a member of one party for a candidate of another pa…
A body of people representing the states of the US, who forma…
closed primary
A primary in which only registered members of a particular po…
conventional political participation
political participation that attempts to influence the politi…
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Chapter 12: Election & Voting
Closed Primary
Conventional Political Participation
Crossover voting
Elector
A primary election in egich only a partys registeted voyers a…
Activism that attempts to influence the political process thr…
Participation in the primary election of a party with which t…
Member of the Electoral College.
Closed Primary
A primary election in egich only a partys registeted voyers a…
Conventional Political Participation
Activism that attempts to influence the political process thr…
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Chapter 12: Elections/voting
Electorate
Primary Election
Closed Primary
Open Primary
all the people in a country or area who are entitled to vote…
Election in which voters choose the candidates from each part…
Only registered party members of that party may vote on the c…
A primary in which any registered voter can vote , but must v…
Electorate
all the people in a country or area who are entitled to vote…
Primary Election
Election in which voters choose the candidates from each part…
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Chapter 12 : Elections and Voting
Electorate
Mandate
Primary Election
Closed Primary
The citizens eligible to vote.
A command, indicated by an electorate's votes, for the electe…
Election in which voters decide which of the candidates withi…
A primary election in which only a party's registered voters…
Electorate
The citizens eligible to vote.
Mandate
A command, indicated by an electorate's votes, for the electe…
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Chapter 12 "Elections and Voting"
Electorate
Madate
Primary Election
Closed Primary
The citizens eligible to vote
A command, indicated by an electorate's vote, for the elected…
Election in which voters decide which of the candidates withi…
A primary election in which only a party's registered voters…
Electorate
The citizens eligible to vote
Madate
A command, indicated by an electorate's vote, for the elected…
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Chapter 12: Elections and Voting
electorate
mandate
primary election
closed primary
the citizens eligible to vote
if a government or official has a mandate to make important d…
the election in which voters decide which of the candidates w…
a primary election in which only a party's registered voters…
electorate
the citizens eligible to vote
mandate
if a government or official has a mandate to make important d…
23 terms
Chapter 12: Elections and Voting
Closed Primary
Conventional Political Participation
Crossover Voting
Elector
A primary election in which only a party's registered voters…
Activism that attempts to influence the political process thr…
Participation in the primary election of a party with which t…
Member of the Electoral College
Closed Primary
A primary election in which only a party's registered voters…
Conventional Political Participation
Activism that attempts to influence the political process thr…
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Chapter 12: Election & Voting
closed primary
conventional political participation
crossover voting
elector
primary election where voters registered for that party are t…
activism that influencing political processes thru persuasion…
participation in a primary election with which the voter has…
member of the Electoral College
closed primary
primary election where voters registered for that party are t…
conventional political participation
activism that influencing political processes thru persuasion…
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Chapter 12 - Elections and Voting
closed primary
elector
Electoral College
electorate
a primary election in which only a party's registered voters…
member of the Electoral College
representatives of each state who cast the final ballots that…
the citizens eligible to vote
closed primary
a primary election in which only a party's registered voters…
elector
member of the Electoral College
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Chapter 12: Elections and Voting
electorate
mandate
primary elections
closed primaries
citizens eligible to vote
a command, indicated by an electorate's votes, for the electe…
election in which voters decide which of the candidates withi…
a primary election in which only a party's registered voters…
electorate
citizens eligible to vote
mandate
a command, indicated by an electorate's votes, for the electe…
32 terms
Chapter 12: Elections and Voting
Electorate
Mandate
Primary election
Closed primary
Citizens eligible to vote
A command, indicated by an electorate's votes, for the electe…
Election in which votes decide which of the candidates within…
A primary election in which only a party's registered votes a…
Electorate
Citizens eligible to vote
Mandate
A command, indicated by an electorate's votes, for the electe…
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Chapter 12 Elections and Voting
Mandate
Primary Election
Closed Primary
Open Primary
a command, indicated by an electorate's votes, for the electe…
election in which voters decide which of the candidates withi…
a primary election in which only a party's registered voters…
a primary election in which the party members, independents,…
Mandate
a command, indicated by an electorate's votes, for the electe…
Primary Election
election in which voters decide which of the candidates withi…
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Chapter 12: Elections and Voting
Primary Election
Runoff Primary
Crossover Voting
General Election
Election in which the voters decide which candidates will run…
Second primary election between two winning candidates in the…
Voter participates in the primary election of a party with wh…
Election in which voters decide which candidates will hold of…
Primary Election
Election in which the voters decide which candidates will run…
Runoff Primary
Second primary election between two winning candidates in the…
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Chapter 12: Elections and Voting
electorate
mandate
primary election
closed primary
the citizens eligible to vote
a command, indicated by an electorate's votes, for the electe…
election in which voters decide which of the candidates withi…
a primary election in which only a party's registered voters…
electorate
the citizens eligible to vote
mandate
a command, indicated by an electorate's votes, for the electe…
24 terms
Chapter 12: Elections and Voting
Electorate
Primary Election
Closed Primary
Open Primary
all the people in a country or area who are entitled to vote…
Election in which voters choose the candidates from each part…
Only registered party members of that party may vote on the c…
A primary in which any registered voter can vote , but must v…
Electorate
all the people in a country or area who are entitled to vote…
Primary Election
Election in which voters choose the candidates from each part…
23 terms
Chapter 12 - Elections and Voting
Electorate
Mandate
Primary election
Closed primary
The citizens eligible to vote
A command, indicated by an electorate's votes, for the electe…
Election in which voters decide which of the candidates withi…
A primary election in which only a party's registered voters…
Electorate
The citizens eligible to vote
Mandate
A command, indicated by an electorate's votes, for the electe…
Chapter 12 - "Elections and Voting"
electorate
mandate
primary election
closed primary
The citizens eligible to vote
A command, indicated by an electorate's votes, for the electe…
Election in which voters decide which of the candidates withi…
A primary election in which only a party's registered voters…
electorate
The citizens eligible to vote
mandate
A command, indicated by an electorate's votes, for the electe…
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Chapter 12- Elections and Voting
12.1 Roots of American Elections
coups d'etat
electorate
Elections are responsible for most political changes in the U…
sudden violent and illegal seizure of power from a government…
citizens eligible to vote
12.1 Roots of American Elections
Elections are responsible for most political changes in the U…
coups d'etat
sudden violent and illegal seizure of power from a government…
23 terms
Chapter 12: Elections and Voting
Electorate
Mandate
Primary election
Closed primary
The citizens eligible to vote
A command, indicated by an electorate's votes, for the electe…
Election in which voters decide which of the candidates withi…
A primary election in which only a party's registered voters…
Electorate
The citizens eligible to vote
Mandate
A command, indicated by an electorate's votes, for the electe…
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Chapter 12 Elections and Voting
Electorate
Electoral College
Elector
Mandate
The citizens eligible to vote
Representatives of each state who cast the final ballots that…
Members of the electoral college, equivalent to the number of…
Implied command of the people for the President elect to carr…
Electorate
The citizens eligible to vote
Electoral College
Representatives of each state who cast the final ballots that…
23 terms
Chapter 12: Elections and Voting
electorate
mandate
primary election
closed primary
The citizens eligible to vote
A command, indicated by an electorate's votes, for the electe…
Election in which voters decide which of the candidates withi…
A primary election in which only a party's registered voters…
electorate
The citizens eligible to vote
mandate
A command, indicated by an electorate's votes, for the electe…
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Chapter 12 Elections and Voting
Electorate
Primary Election
Closed Primary
Open Primary
The citizens eligible to vote.
Election in which voters decide which of the candidates withi…
A primary election in which only a party's registered voters…
A primary election in which party members, independents, and…
Electorate
The citizens eligible to vote.
Primary Election
Election in which voters decide which of the candidates withi…
23 terms
Chapter 12: Elections and Voting
Electorate
Mandate
Primary Election
Closed Primary
The citizens eligible to vote
A command, indicated by an electorate's votes, for the electe…
Election in which voters decide which of the candidates withi…
A primary election in which only a part's registered voters a…
Electorate
The citizens eligible to vote
Mandate
A command, indicated by an electorate's votes, for the electe…
23 terms
Chapter 12: Elections and Voting
Electorate
Mandate
Primary election
Closed primary
The citizens eligible to vote
A command, indicated by an electorates votes, for the elected…
Election in which voters decide which of the candidates withi…
A primary election in which only a party's registered voters…
Electorate
The citizens eligible to vote
Mandate
A command, indicated by an electorates votes, for the elected…
23 terms
Chapter 12: Elections and Voting
elecorate
mandate
primary election
closed primary
The citizens eligible to vote.
A command, indicated by an electorate's votes, for the electe…
Election in which voters decide which of the candidates withi…
A primary election in which only a party's registered voters…
elecorate
The citizens eligible to vote.
mandate
A command, indicated by an electorate's votes, for the electe…
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Chapter 12: Elections and Voting
Elections
Electorate
Mandate
Primary Election
The source of most political changes and citizen participatio…
The citizens who are eligible to vote.
A command implied by the electorate's votes for elected offic…
Process where voters decide which candidates within a party w…
Elections
The source of most political changes and citizen participatio…
Electorate
The citizens who are eligible to vote.
23 terms
Chapter 12 Elections and Voting
Types of Elections (Direct Democracy)
Initiatives
Referendum
Recall
(1) Initiatives (2) Referendums (3) Recalls (4) Primary (open…
An election that allows citizens to propose legislation or st…
An election whereby the state legislature submits proposed le…
An election in which voters can remove an incumbent from offi…
Types of Elections (Direct Democracy)
(1) Initiatives (2) Referendums (3) Recalls (4) Primary (open…
Initiatives
An election that allows citizens to propose legislation or st…
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Chapter 12 Elections and Voting
electorate
mandate
primary election
closed primary
the citizens eligible to vote
a command, indicated by an electorates votes, for the elected…
election in which voters decide which of the candidates withi…
a primary election in which only a party's registered voters…
electorate
the citizens eligible to vote
mandate
a command, indicated by an electorates votes, for the elected…
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Chapter 12 - Voting and Elections
Mandate
Primary (Closed & Open) *
Runoff Primary
Crossover Voting
A command that the electorate expects the elected official to…
Election where voters decide who will represent the party in…
2nd primary between the top 2 candidates
voting in a primary for a party you are not a member of
Mandate
A command that the electorate expects the elected official to…
Primary (Closed & Open) *
Election where voters decide who will represent the party in…
18 terms
Chapter 12 Elections and Voting
electorate
mandate
primary election
closed primary
the citizens eligible to vote
a command, indicated by an electorate's votes, for elected of…
election in which voters decide which of the candidates withi…
a primary election in which only a party's registered voters…
electorate
the citizens eligible to vote
mandate
a command, indicated by an electorate's votes, for elected of…
23 terms
Chapter 12: Elections and Voting
electorate
mandate
primary election
closed primary
The citizens eligible to vote
A command, indicated by an electorate's votes, for the electe…
Election in which voters decide which of the candidates withi…
A primary election in which only a party's registered voters…
electorate
The citizens eligible to vote
mandate
A command, indicated by an electorate's votes, for the electe…
23 terms
Chapter 12: Elections and Voting
electorate
mandate
primary election
closed primary
The citizens eligible to vote
A command, indicated by an electorate's votes, for the electe…
Election in which voters decide which of the candidates withi…
A primary election in which only a party's registered voters…
electorate
The citizens eligible to vote
mandate
A command, indicated by an electorate's votes, for the electe…
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Elections and Voting (chapter 12)
Electorate
Mandate
Primary Election
Closed Primary
The citizens eligible to vote
A command, indicated by an electorate's votes, for the electe…
Election in which voters decide which of the candidates withi…
A primary election in which only a Party's registered voters…
Electorate
The citizens eligible to vote
Mandate
A command, indicated by an electorate's votes, for the electe…
23 terms
Chapter 12: Elections and Voting
closed primary
conventional political participation
crossover voting
elector
A primary election in which only a party's registered voters…
Activism that attempts to influence the political process thr…
Participation in the primary election of a party with which t…
Member of the Electoral College.
closed primary
A primary election in which only a party's registered voters…
conventional political participation
Activism that attempts to influence the political process thr…
49 terms
Chapter 12- Voting and Elections
Which of the following statements if F…
Lower voter turnout in the United Stat…
Which of the following statements is f…
Why are so many more people registered…
a. Elections in the United States are a means to hold governm…
The voter registration system
a. In recent years, states have chosen early dates for their…
Because voter registration is both free and automatic in thes…
Which of the following statements if F…
a. Elections in the United States are a means to hold governm…
Lower voter turnout in the United Stat…
The voter registration system
14 terms
Chapter 12: Elections and Voting
Electorate
General Election
Referendum
Recall Elections
the citizens eligible to vote
election decides which candidates will fill elective public o…
election where state legislature submits proposed legislation
procedure where voters can remove an elected official from of…
Electorate
the citizens eligible to vote
General Election
election decides which candidates will fill elective public o…
17 terms
Chapter 12 Elections and Voting
Popular election
Fill public offices
Primary Elections
General Election
Provides unique legitimacy to government... Proof of popular sov…
Elections provide voters a choice in policy issues (all the i…
Elections where voters decide which candidates within a party…
voters decide which candidates will actually fill public offi…
Popular election
Provides unique legitimacy to government... Proof of popular sov…
Fill public offices
Elections provide voters a choice in policy issues (all the i…
20 terms
AP Gov Chapter 12 Demographic Voting
Southern States ( local elections)
Southern States (nat'l elections)
Men
Protestants
Democrat
Turning republican
Republican
Republican
Southern States ( local elections)
Democrat
Southern States (nat'l elections)
Turning republican
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Chapter 12 - Voting, Elections and Campaigns
The first presidential primary is trad…
Front-runner status generally means a…
Why is America called a democrat's par…
Regular free elections guarantee
New Hampshire
all of the above... (- more endorsements... - more campaign contrib…
Suffrage in the U.S. is the broadest in the world.
mass political action and citizen influence on government.
The first presidential primary is trad…
New Hampshire
Front-runner status generally means a…
all of the above... (- more endorsements... - more campaign contrib…
27 terms
Chapter 12: Elections and Voting
Electorate
Mandate
Primary elections
Closed primaries
The citizens eligible to vote
A command, indicated by an electorate's votes, for the electe…
Election in which voters decide which of the candidates w/ in…
A primary election in which only a party's registered voters…
Electorate
The citizens eligible to vote
Mandate
A command, indicated by an electorate's votes, for the electe…
23 terms
Chapter 12 Elections and Voting Vocab
Electorate
Mandate
Primary Election
Closed Primary
the citizens eligible to vote
command, indicated by an electorate's votes, for the elected…
election in which votes decide which of the candidates within…
primary election in which only a party's registered voters ar…
Electorate
the citizens eligible to vote
Mandate
command, indicated by an electorate's votes, for the elected…
Chapter 12: Voting, Campaigns, and Elections
Motor Voter Bill
Voter Mobilization
Prospective Voting
Retrospective Voting
legislation allowing citizens to register to vote at the same…
a party's efforts to inform potential voters about issue and…
basing voting decisions on well informed opinions and conside…
basing voting decisions on relations to past performance; app…
Motor Voter Bill
legislation allowing citizens to register to vote at the same…
Voter Mobilization
a party's efforts to inform potential voters about issue and…
33 terms
Chapter 12 Elections and Voting
electorate
Mandate
Primary election
Closed primary
The citizens eligible to vote.
A command, indicated by a electorate's votes, for the elected…
Election in which voters decided which of the candidates with…
A primary election in which only party's registered voters ar…
electorate
The citizens eligible to vote.
Mandate
A command, indicated by a electorate's votes, for the elected…
15 terms
chapter 12-voting, elections, and campaigns
turnout
primary election
closed primary
open primary
proportion of the voting-age public that votes
voters decide which of the candidates withing a party will re…
an election in which only the party's registered voters are a…
primary in which party members, independents, and sometimes m…
turnout
proportion of the voting-age public that votes
primary election
voters decide which of the candidates withing a party will re…
32 terms
Chapter 12: Campaigns, Elections, and Voting
Nomination Campaign
Primary election
General election campaign
General election
Phase of a political campaign aimed at winning a primary elec…
Election in which voters decide which of the candidates withi…
Phase of a political campaigned aimed at winning election to…
Election in which voters decide which candidates will actuall…
Nomination Campaign
Phase of a political campaign aimed at winning a primary elec…
Primary election
Election in which voters decide which of the candidates withi…
19 terms
Chapter 12: Voting, Campaigns, and Elections
Motor Voter Bill
Voter Mobilization
Prospective Voting
Retrospective Voting
legislation allowing citizens to register to vote at the same…
a party's efforts to inform potential voters about issues and…
basing voting decisions on well-informed opinions and conside…
basing voting decisions on reactions to past performance; app…
Motor Voter Bill
legislation allowing citizens to register to vote at the same…
Voter Mobilization
a party's efforts to inform potential voters about issues and…
24 terms
Chapter 12: Voting, Campaigns, & Elections
Motor Voter Bill
voter mobilization
prospective voting
invisible primary
legislation allowing citizens to register to vote at the same…
a party's efforts to inform potential voters about issues and…
basing voting decisions on well-informed opinions and conside…
early attempts to raise money, line up campaign consultants,…
Motor Voter Bill
legislation allowing citizens to register to vote at the same…
voter mobilization
a party's efforts to inform potential voters about issues and…
25 terms
Chapter 12 Voting, Campaigns, and Elections
Motor Voter Bill
Voter Mobilization
Prospective Voting
Retrospective Voting
Legislation allowing citizens to register to vote at the same…
A partys efforts to inform potential voters about issues and…
Basing voting decisions on well informed opinions and conside…
Basing voting decisions on reactions to past performance appr…
Motor Voter Bill
Legislation allowing citizens to register to vote at the same…
Voter Mobilization
A partys efforts to inform potential voters about issues and…
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