Federal Government Unit 3 Exam

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Instructions| This exam covers chapters 7, 9, 11 & 12. It is due by Monday, Dec. 3, at 11:59 PM CST (midnight). Like the first & second exams, don't use any other source including notes, textbook, or internet to help you. I'm grading what you retained while reading and studying, not how well you can find the answers in another source.| * Question 1

4 out of 4 points
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| A nominating process in which the party members select their candidate for public office is:Answer| | | | | Selected Answer:|   Closed primary|
Correct Answer:|   Closed primary|
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* Question 2
4 out of 4 points
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| For democracy to work, people must always feel united with one another and their government.Answer| | | | | Selected Answer:|  False|
Correct Answer:|  False|
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* Question 3
4 out of 4 points
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| Which of the following groups would be most likely to contribute to the Republican Party?Answer| | | | | Selected Answer:|   NRA|
Correct Answer:|   NRA|
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* Question 4
4 out of 4 points
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| It would be accurate to say that Republicans are perceived as:Answer| | | | | Selected Answer:|   Conservatives who want less government| Correct Answer:|   Conservatives who want less government|

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* Question 5
4 out of 4 points
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| The gay rights movement has taken strong positions on which of the following issues:Answer| | | | | Selected Answer:|  d. All of the above|
Correct Answer:|  d. All of the above|
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* Question 6
3 out of 3 points
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| Outside lobbying differs from inside lobbying in that activities involved with outside lobbying deal more directly with elected and appointed officials compared to inside lobbying.Answer| | | | | Selected Answer:|  False|

Correct Answer:|  False|
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* Question 7
4 out of 4 points
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| The present-day Democratic Party grew out of the:Answer| | | | | Selected Answer:|   Democratic-Republicans|
Correct Answer:|   Democratic-Republicans|
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* Question 8
4 out of 4 points
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| It would be accurate to maintain that:Answer| | | |
| Selected Answer:|   Interest groups represent various economic, ideological, and political constituencies.| Correct Answer:|   Interest groups represent various economic, ideological, and political constituencies.|

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* Question 9
4 out of 4 points
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| Americans who favor using government resources to promote equality are more:Answer| | | | | Selected Answer:|   Liberal|
Correct Answer:|   Liberal|
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* Question 10
10 out of 10 points (Extra Credit)
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| Studies have shown that a college education has the effect of making most people less conservative about social issues than they used to be. Why is this so?Answer| | | | | Selected Answer:|   All of the above.|

Correct Answer:|   All of the above.|
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* Question 11
4 out of 4 points
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| ______ believe that a few individuals control enormous political resources:Answer| | | | | Selected Answer:|   Elitists|
Correct Answer:|   Elitists|
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* Question 12
4 out of 4 points
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| A “ responsible” party is expected to do all but which of the following?Answer| | | | | Selected Answer:|   Win office by compromising principles| Correct Answer:|   Win office by compromising principles|

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* Question 13
0 out of 4 points
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| Superdelegates are:Answer| | | |
| Selected Answer:|   Democratic delegates from the big population states| Correct Answer:|   Delegates who are chosen because of their positions in the party and/or the government.|
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* Question 14
4 out of 4 points
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| Early social movements in this country, such as the abolition, suffrage, and temperance movements,...
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