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AMERICAN POLITICS

REVIEW FOR CHAPTER 9 AND 10

QuestionAnswer
TOTAL NUMBER OF ELECTORAL VOTES IN THE ELECTORAL COLLEGE? 538
VOTERS SELECTS THE WINNER FOR VARIOUS OFFICES FROM AMONG PARTY CANDIDATES AND INDEPENDENTS? GENERAL ELECTIONS
IN WHICH TYPE OF ELECTIONS CANDIDATES FOR VARIOUS OFFICES ARE NOMINATED? PRIMARY ELECTIONS
A TYPE OF PRIMARY IN WHICH VOTERS MUST REGISTER AS PARTY MEMBERS BEFORE RECEIVING THE PARTY'S PRIMARY BALLOT IS CALLED A? CLOSED PRIMARIES
IN WHAT TYPE OF ELECTION VOTERS FORCE GOVERNMENT FROM DOING SOMETHING THE VOTERS DO NOT WANT? INITIATIVES
WHAT IS THE TYPE OF PRIMARY IN WHICH VOTERS ARE NOT REQUIRED TO INDICATE A PARTY PREFERENCE BEFORE VOTING IN THE PRIMARY? OPEN PRIMARY
WHAT IS A TYPE OF ELECTION THAT ALLOWS VOTERS TO REMOVE SOMEONE FORM OFFICE BEFORE HIS/HER TERM EXPIRES? RECALL
WHAT IS REFERENDUM? AN ELECTION THAT ALLOWS VOTERS TO APPROVE OR DISAPPROVE OF SOMETHING
THE PRESIDENT AND VICE PRESIDENT ARE NOT ELECTED DIRECTLY BY THE PEOPLE; RATHER, THEY ARE ELECTED BY THE? ELECTORAL COLLEGE
WHAT IS A TYPE OF PRIMARY WHEN THE CANDIDATES RUN AS INDIVIDUALS AND NOT AS PARTY MEMBERS? NON PARITISAN PRIMARY
THE GREATEST EXPENDITURE FRO ANY CAMPAIGN FOR A MAJOR OFFICIAL IS FOR WHAT TYPE OF EXPENSE? ADVERTISEMENT
MOST STATES REQUIRE REFERENDUM FOR? SOME PURPOSE
WHAT DELEGATES TO A NATIONAL PARTY CONVENTION GO TO THE CONVENTION WITHOUT COMMITTING THEIR SUPPORT TO ANT CANDIDATE, THE DELEGATES ARE SAID TO BE? INDEPENDENT
WHAT IS THE NUMBER OF ELECTORAL VOTES REQUIRED FOR THE ELECTION OF THE PRESIDENT? 270 VOTES
A CANDIDATE FOR POLITICAL OFFICE WHO IS REALLY NOT EXPECTED TO WIN IS REFERRED TO AS A? DARK HORSE
WHAT GOVERNMENT BEARS THE COST OF HOLDING AN ELECTION? THE PRIMARY ELECTIONS
A _____ CANDIDATE IS ONE WHO IS NOT CONNECTED WITH ANY POLITICAL PARTY? UNPLEDGED
A _______ IS A PERSON WHO ALREADY HOLDS AN OFFICE AND IS SEEKING RE-ELECTION? INCUMBENT
THE ______ BALLOT LISTS CANDIDATES UNDER A PARTY HEADING OFFICE-GROUP
PRESIDENTIAL ELECTIONS ARE HELD ON THE FIRST ____ AFTER THE FIRST _____ IN ______ MONTH EVERY FOUR YEARS? TUESDAY, MONDAY AND NOVEMEBR
WHEN A CANDIDATE IS ELECTED BY GETTING ONE MORE VOTE THEN ANY OTHER CANDIDATE, BUT NOT MAJORITY, THEN THAT CANDIDATE IS SAID TO HAVE BEEN ELECTED BY A ________ OF THE VOTE? POPULAR
THE PEOPLE WHO LIVE IN A REPRESENTATIVE'S DISTRICT OR SENATOR'S STATE, ARE REFERRED TO AS THEIR _______PEOPLE THE REPRESENT? CONSTITUENT
NO STATE CAN HAVE FEWER THEN _______ ELECTORAL VOTES? 3
WHO IS A CONSTITUENT? A PERSON WHO LIVES IN A REP ELECTORAL DISTRICT
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