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a positive activity of interest groups is to
a. get people interested in public affairs
b. provide information to government

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  1. i forgot c and d.

    c. join together people from different parts of the country
    d. all of the above.

    well i think its c. because it cant be all of the above, because the more the government knows, the worse off we are...

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    I think the best answer is d. Special interest groups do provide useful information to the government. Think about information about schools, health care, labor relations.

  3. ooooh. okay. good thinking...

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