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Political Science: American Government

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political science
An important reason for why public policy and public opinion may not coincide in the United States is that... a) the American system of government includes arrangements, such as an appointed judiciary, which may produce policy decisions that run contraty to prevailing popular ...

American History
Many people think that political parties make the will of the people known to government. They also argue that political parties hold the government accountable to the people. Think about what political parties do. Briefly describe how political parties keep government ...

Political Science-PLEASE HELP
What are the American Government system's strengths and weaknesses?

American government
A political party _______ political power. A. Polarized B. Centralizes C. Decentralized D. Balance Is it B?

American government
A political party ________ political power. A. Polarized B. Centralizes C. Decentralized D. Balance Is it A.

American National Government
What is the American political system's greatest strengths and weaknesses? Here is what I have so far: One of the strengths is the federal government shares soveteignty with the states as well as the Supreme Court balancing the rights of each state. Earlier in history this ...

American Government
What is ideology and what are the 2 basic ideologies that shape American political behavior? In other words, define ideology and explain the basic political assumptions of the 2 dominant ideologies in America. With what political group(s) or demographics is(are) attracted to ...

American Government
Which of the following individual actions most influences government and political decision making? B- voting in local and national elections.

S.S.
Using what you learned about President George Washington, which of these government characteristics would George Washington support? -absolute power of the president -alliances with other nation -strong central government -powerful political parties *I KNOW IT NOT (D),BECAUSE ...

political science
Political Participation What changed, if anything, in the American political culture between 2004 and 2008? Further, please feel free to examine changes to 2012, and how they might influence this year's November presidential and congressional elections.

American Government
The nominating process? A.chooses new government officeholders. B.selects political-party leaders. C.narrows the field of possible candidates D.all the above

Political Science
I need some good examples of topics to write a 5page paper on. The paper is to address any MAJOR problems of the American national government. Thank you

american government
The process of political learning in the United States is a. normally cumulative; political beliefs attained earlier in life tend to be retained to a substantial degree. b. highly structured; children are subjected to an intense system of government-mandated political ...

American Government
Share two examples in American history of how the people of America shifted their ideologies from one set of beliefs to another. Why did this happen? What were the political, economic and social conditions that led to this shift?

American government
The process of political learning in the US is:

American History
Political parties are a principal means by which the people’s will is made known to the government and government is held accountable to the people. Briefly describe party functions that achieve these goals.

Government
From where do we learn about American political culture?

American Government
What was the process of political learning in the United States?

american Gov't
How is political sovereignty shared in a federal system of government?

us history
what is a political party? please respond me A political party is a political organization that seeks to attain political power within a government, usually by participating in electoral campaigns thank you for your answer

American History
A (n) confederation is a government in which a single person holds unlimited political power?

Political Science
What are the implications for judicial review on American democracy? Should any branch of government be able to review the actions and legislation of the others? Is this good for democracy or does it concentrate too much power in one branch?

political science
What changed, if anything, in the American political culture between 2004 and 2008? Further, please feel free to examine changes to 2012, and how they might influence this year's November presidential and congressional elections.

American government
James Bryce believe that the constitution was fine example of A. Mass democracy B. Development of an oligarchical system of government. C. An incrementally improved system not far removed from the magna Carta D. A governing system that encouraged the proliferation of political...

US HISTORY
How did Alexander Hamilton significantly impact the early history of the American republic as a reult of his political principles and philosophy which impacted the American political traditions?

American government
Unlike ______, interest groups do not compete for ________office. A. Lobbyist; private B. Lobbyist; public C. Political parties; private D. Political parties; public Is the answer A?

american government
true or false: the most important source of political values in the united states is probably the family

American Government
Bureaucracy-They say red tape is partly a consequence of “bigness” but more typically a result of legal and political requirements. Is this a sufficient explanation? Is there more red tape in government than these two factors can explain?

American Government
Define and explain both political culture and public opinion. Give examples of each to clearly differentiate the two concepts. Then, explain what effect each has on or role each plays in American politics? How are they different and how are they similar? Be sure to discuss ...

American government
sexual harassment law is an example of A. Affirmative action B. A political question C.the zone of privacy D. Protective legislation Is it c?

American Government
Recent trends in political participation show that people are A. more involved in personal volunteer efforts but less involved in poltical party activity. B. less involved in political parties and more invoved running for public office. C. more involved as voters and less ...

American Government
Please check my answers 1. Political parties and interest groups differ in which of the following ways? A. Individual interest groups infuse more money into politics than political parties. B. Interest groups represent ideologies of members, whereas political parties do not ...

us history
Regarding Thomas Paine's Common Sense... 1. According to Paine, peaceful negotiations and reconciliation between the American colonists and England were no long possible after what single specific historical event? 2. According to Paine, how has our connection to England made ...

social science
what are the effects of the declaration of independence and its influence on early american government? why is it still considered one of the most important documents in american history?

Government US
Totalitarianism differs from authoritarianism in allowing no a. voice in government b. veto over legislation c. political parties d. personal freedom e. elections I cant quite figure this out and even if I can I am very unsure. I would say political parties. Could you confirm ...

us history
What big idea of American government does The House of Burgesses Fall under? Delf Government, Limited government, representative government or common law.

american government
Through the grants of power in Constitution,the Framers sought to: a)define the powers of state government b)create a government in which sovereignty was invested in the national government only c)enumerate the rights of individuals d)both empower government and limit it. IS B...

POLITICAL SCIENCE
describe the European origins of American conservative and liberal ideologies. Then, explain how these two American ideologies have evolved from their European origins, and the key features of each American ideology today. Do “Tea Party” beliefs neatly fit in a ...

history
Most american socialists did not advocate: a.the creation of a stronger central government b. a worldwide revolution by the working class c. economic change accomplished through political action I think its a but I know its not b.

American Government
What is each of the following responsible for? Local government, State government, Federal government

American Government
Which is a constitutional qualification to be president? college educated experience in another political field military experience natural-born citizen of the United States***

American History
Describe the social, economic, and political composition of the decade of corporate greed and how it affected the political climate of the 1980s. I'm having trouble catagorizing "social", "political" and "economic".

American History
Compare the civil reform of the 1800's to social reform today. civil reform of the 1800's led to the passing of the Pendleton Act of 1833 that gave government jobs based on qualification of the candidate, and not political belief. Social reform today seeks to change social and...

American Government
What are the characteristics of American democracy? How does American democracy differ from the theory of democratic government?

government
nonparty groups that raise and distribute money to candidates are called: A)legal bribery organizations b)limited government interest corporations C)political action committees d)political interest and action committees.i think its c

american government/ economics
A constituion: is a unitary form of government., sets out the principles and structure of a government., is a part of federal system of government ., is devolped only for democratic governments. i think its b.if not correct please, thank you

us history
A subversive is someone who is trying to overthrow or undermine a government or political system from within. With this in mind, explain what the cartoon's artist was trying to convey about American society in 1947?

Political science
True or false the government sells bonds in order to lower inflation.

American History
Which is most accurate regarding the American political climate between 1876 and 1896? A. The influence of the president over Congress diminished? B. The party that won the presidential election also controlled Congress? C. Southern states tended to vote Republican? D. Little ...

social studies
The national government of Uganda has supreme political authority in the country, with the local governments having limited power. This type of system is known as a A) republic. B) dictatorship. C) unitary government. D) totalitarian government.

American Government
Why should a political system be unitary, federal, or confederal? If the U.S. were to have another constitutional convention, would we keep a federal system or change it?

Political Science
Develop an argument for a strong national government, or for greater state sovereignty and independence.

American government
Thus is the political institution that sets national policy by interpreting the law. A. The appellate court B. The state court C. Court of Appeal D. Supreme Court Is it d.

Ethnics
I am a little confused on how to research the following: • Select 1 racial group from the list below: o African American o Asian American o Arab American o Hispanic American/Latino o White/Caucasian •Write a 250- to 350-word summary of the economic, social, and political ...

US GOVERNMENT
Political parties are a principal means by which the people’s will is made known to the government and government is held accountable to the people. Briefly describe party functions that achieve these goals.

American government
Thus is a political institution that sets national policy by interpreting the law A. The appellate court B. The state court C. Court of appeals D. Supreme Court Is the answer D?

democratic politics 10th grade cbse
1list 4 demerits of democracy? 2Explain 4 challenges faced by democracy? 3. Analyze political outcomes of demo? 4. Why is democracy better than dictatorship 5. what is significance of oppositions in political parties? 6. suggest 4 methods to reform political parties? 7. ...

psy
20. <22{1[1(01)]}> Since Jessica’s participation in local politics increased significantly after she joined her school’s political science club, it is clear that her involvement in that club led her to take an interest in politics. The argument above is flawed ...

American government
What kind of power does the senate have more of then the house of representatives? Executive power***** Judicial power Bargaining power Political power

American government
What kind of power does the senate have more of then the house of representatives?  Executive power  Judicial power  Bargaining power  Political power*****

American government
Political action committee contibutions typically A. are donated at the request of an elected official. B. go to incumbent candidates of both parties. C. go to the challenger to promote more competitive elections D. both A and B are correct The answer is d ?

American History
What statement best describes Jefferson's attitude toward government? A. He wanted a larger and more powerful government. B. He wanted a smaller federal government with reduced taxes, military, and bureaucracy. C. He believed that a government wasn't needed to run the United ...

Pos/110 american government
Can someone help please??? 1. Assignment: American Government Concepts • Resources: Chapter 1 of the text lists several key concepts in American government. Among these are government, politics, policymaking system, public policy, democracy, majority rule, minority rights, ...

Political Science: American Government
Can you please tell me if these are correct? Thank you! Generally, people with lower incomes, less education, and lower job status: a. are more conservative in their political opinions. b. are more liberal in their political opinions. c. are more moderate in their political ...

U.S History DBQ - need help to check my answer!!!
Document A: Andrew Jackson’s Bank Veto Message to Congress, July 10, 1832 Of the twenty-five directors of this bank, five are chosen by the government and twenty by the citizen stockholders. … It is easy to conceive that great evils to our country and its institutions ...

American Government
Which of the following statements is true of the Soviet union in the decades after the Bolshevik revolution? A. The Soviet Union failed to industrialize or become a military power B. The Soviet Union became a democratic republic with an emphasis on minority rights C. Soviet ...

American Government
Question about American party organizations: A. are about to die out B. Are more powerful today than any time in history C. are still, important but their role in campaigns is secondary to that of candidates D. are unimportant in the political system today Is this answer ...

SS-check my answers plz!!!
1. A person favoring one side of a political issue is a faction. partisan. a party favor. implying power. 2. The Democratic-Republicans believed in strong state governments and rule by the wealthy class. a national bank. a strong federal government. rule by the people. 3. What...

political science- PHL
hello can u help me please? write a few words about Machiavelli, Locke and how they are relevant today? John Locke is another philosopher who is considered as relevant today for some of his ideas he expressed. His writings were a great influence to the founders of United ...

eth need some info.
Ms. Sue, I have to write a 350 to 500 words essay , by doing a compare and contrast for the following. The problem is I am not too sure of the charactericts of each groups. please help. Descriptors Good neighbors, family oriented, oppressive to women, not oppressive to women, ...

american government
All of the following are characteristcs of a realigning election EXCEPT: a)sharp divisions between the parties b)major policy initiatives by the winning party c)a very close electoral result d)the disruption of the existing political order ID C CORRECT ANSWER?THANK YOU:))))

CHECK MY ANSWERS American Government
my answers have * next to them 1. A political system that separates the law-making and law-enforcing branches is called what? (1 point) a federal system a parliamentary system a presidential system*** a unitary system 2. Which of the following statements best describes a ...

american government
Ideological groups are distinct from single issue groups in a. the number of issues with which they are concerned. b. the intensity of their members’ opinions. c. their tendency to get involved in election campaigns. d. that members do not seek to influence the political ...

US HISTORY 7B
"GOVERNMENT IS NOT THE SOLUTION TO OUR PROBLEMS, GOVERNMENT IS THE PROBLEM." --RONALD REAGAN, INAUGURAL ADDRESS, 1981 BASED ON THE QUOTATION, WHICH OF THE FOLLOWING BEST REFLECTS RONALD REAGAN'S POLITICAL VIEWS? HE WANTED AMERICAN CITIZENS TO RETURN TO TRADITIONAL VALUES HE ...

World History (Ms. Sue)
Consider the influence of the U.S. Constitution on political systems in the contemporary world. A: The U.S Constitution has greatly influenced political systems in the contemporary world. Thus, the principles laid out in the U.S. Constitution have played a major role in the ...

American government
A political _______ would not favor judicial restraint concerning the current legal status of __________. A. Conservative; education B. Conservative; abortion C. Conservative;gun laws D. Liberal; abortion Is it D?

government
In Chana's political structure, the central government's control over local subdivisions is best described as what

Social studies
1. Into which political unit is the world primarily organized A. International Organizations B. Limited Governments C. Regional Organizations D. Nation-States 3. One main purpose of government is to A. maintain order and security for citizens. B. hold meetings for citizens to ...

social studies
Sorry...one more question! A feature of the American political system NOT adopted from practice in England is: a)appeal of disputed court decisions to higher courts b) legislative control of government finaces c) local government through town meetings d) the bicameral ...

American Government
What is the principal reason for incorporating a city? a. for the convenience of the residents who live there*** b. to work in partnership with the county government c. to formally enlarge a town that preexisted d. to increase the power of a state government

Civics
Compared with political parties in multiparty democracies, American political parties are __________.

SS
1. Which statement best describes nations? Nations must follow the laws set by the United Nations. Nations have less political power than do regional organizations. Nations interact almost exclusively with other nations in their region, Nations have political power over a de&#...

history
• Create a five- to seven-point, bullet point list of the factors that led to political stalemate and the subsequent farmers’ revolt in the late 19th Century. • Write a 100- to 150-word response addressing the relationship between the issues the political system dealt ...

history
• Create a five- to seven-point, bullet point list of the factors that led to political stalemate and the subsequent farmers’ revolt in the late 19th Century. • Write a 100- to 150-word response addressing the relationship between the issues the political system dealt ...

American government
I am to draft a paper that critically analyzes a current domestic or foreign political issue of importance to the United States. I want to write about the war on terror after the September 11, attacks. Does anyone think this would be a good topic. If not does anyone have any ...

history
Between Alexander Hamilton and Thomas Jefferson, how did Alexander create a greater lasting influence upon the American political traditions as a result of their political principles and philosophy?

omm 612612 Managing in Social Change
If you could choose between what we called the Anglo-American political economy and the continental European model of political economy, which would you prefer? Why?

AP US History
Analyze the extent to which the American Revolution represented a radical alteration in American political ideas and institutions. Confine your answer to the period 1775 to 1800.

American Government
Do you believe that the United States Government is following the Constitutions five basic principles of Popular Sovereignty, Limited Government, Seperation of Powers, Checks and Balances, and Federalism? List your reasoning for each please!

History
True Or False; The Political machines of the large cities determinded what type of projects would be funded by tax dollars and for the most part they were honest organizations, The U.S. government's treaties were just ways of moving the Native Americans around so that it and ...

American Government
What are the implications for judicial review on American Democracy? Should any branch of government be able to review the actions and legislation of the others? Is this good for democracy or does it concentrate too much power in one branch???

Political Sci
What changed, if anything, in the American political culture between 2004 and 2008? Further, please feel free to examine changes to 2012, and how they might influence this year's November presidential and congressional elections.

American History
The Whiskey Rebellion A. caused the formation of the Democratic Societies. B. unified northern merchants and southern farmers. C. led to the development of two distinct political groups. D. created a single party political system. C?

georgia state history
Which political development greatly increased tensions between the American colonies and Great Britain in the years just before the American Revolution?

science
The creation of the Enivronmental Protection Agency by the federal government is an example of the American people's desire to _______. a) protect their individual rigths from violation by the judicial branch b) centralize the government c) protect their national s space ...

American Govt
What are the four trends in the modern American political economy? Identify each and use evidence from the course to provide proof of each trend in practice. Then discuss the pros and cons of each trend. Are they healthy or unhealthy developments for the American ...

Political Science/Media
True or False Because of their dependence of government sources, the news media are unable to set the agenda of debate.

American History
The failures of the Articles of Confederation showed that A.) The new government had to be powerful. B.)State government had to be all-powerful. C.)The people should not grant powers to the government . D.)The government should not guarantee individual freedoms.

Ms. Sue PLZ HELP!!!(Civics)
Which of the following statements best describes who makes government decisions in an oligarchy *** A. Many elected officials B. A single political party C.Many political parties D. A single leader

Social Studies
Farmers¡¦ Revolt „h Create a bullet point list of the factors that led to political stalemate and the subsequent farmers¡¦ revolt in the late 19th Century. Adress the relationship between the issues the political system dealt with in the Gilded Age and current American ...

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