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The U.S. Presidential Election: History, Process & Evolution

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Where do most of our policies about the presidential election stem from?

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1. Why do we say that America does not have a system of direct elections?

2. How many electors does each state get in the Electoral College?

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About This Quiz & Worksheet

While there is a lot of information packed into the related lesson, this quiz/worksheet will focus primarily on concepts such as election policies, the United States' system of election, the Twenty-Second Amendment, and the United States Constitution.

Quiz & Worksheet Goals

To be more specific, you will be posed with questions on:

  • The conception of our election policies
  • America's system of election
  • The Electoral College
  • Affects of the Twenty-Second Amendment
  • The United States Constitution's second article

Skills Practiced

  • Knowledge application - use your knowledge to answer questions about the United States' election process
  • Interpreting information - verify that you can read information regarding the Twenty-Second Amendment
  • Information recall - access the knowledge you've gained regarding the Electoral College

Additional Learning

If you wish to learn more about United States' presidential election process, go ahead and have a look at our corresponding lesson, The U.S. Presidential Election: History, Process & Evolution. The lesson will go over:

  • History of the presidency
  • The Electoral College
  • Changes to the process
  • Our system of election
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