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17 Chapters in Political Science 102: American Government

17 chapters in Political Science 102: American Government

Week {{::cp.getGoalWeekForTopic(0, 17)}}
Ch 1. Introduction to the Study of American Government {{cp.topicAssetIdToProgress[14674].percentComplete}}% complete
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Lesson 1 - What is Government? - Definition, Role & Functions Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[20084].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[20084].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 2 - Traditional Types of Government: Definitions, Strengths & Weaknesses Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[20085].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[20085].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 3 - The Core Principles of American Government Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[20086].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[20086].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 4 - The New American Democracy: Definition & History Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[20087].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[20087].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 5 - America's Core Values: Liberty, Equality & Self-Government Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[20088].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[20088].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 6 - Politics: Definition and Source of Governmental Conflict Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[20089].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[20089].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 7 - The Rules of American Politics: Democracy, Constitutionalism & Capitalism Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[20090].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[20090].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 8 - Political Power: Definition, Types & Sources Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[20091].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[20091].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 9 - What is Democracy? - Definition, Types & Principles Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[20092].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[20092].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 10 - Shifting Power From Majority to Only a Few: Factors & Process Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[20094].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[20094].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 1 - What is Federalism? - Definition & Factors of U.S. Adoption Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[19110].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[19110].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 2 - The Evolution of American Federalism: 1787-1937 Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[19111].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[19111].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 3 - The Evolution of American Federalism: 1937-Present Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[19927].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[19927].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 4 - Sovereignty in the American Political System: Definition & History Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[19112].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[19112].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 5 - Division of Powers Between the National Government and the States Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[19113].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[19113].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 6 - Devolution: Definition & Examples Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[19114].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[19114].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 7 - Competing Values of Federalism: Equality vs. Participation Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[19115].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[19115].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 8 - Federal Controls on State Governments: Mandates and Federal Court Rulings Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[20424].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[20424].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 9 - What Is Local Government? - Definition, Responsibilities & Challenges Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[19116].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[19116].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 10 - What Is State Government? - Powers, Responsibilities & Challenges Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[19117].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[19117].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 1 - Development of the Mass Media & Journalism in the United States: History & Timeline Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[20170].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[20170].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 2 - American Media Information Sources: Definition & Types Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[20171].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[20171].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 3 - Media's Influence on the Public's Political Attitudes Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[20172].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[20172].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 4 - Media Bias & Criticism: Definition, Types & Examples Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[20173].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[20173].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 5 - The Role of Media in Elections & Other Government Activities Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[20174].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[20174].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 6 - Rules Governing the Media: Definition & Examples Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[20175].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[20175].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 1 - What Is the Bureaucracy? - Role, Structure & Characteristics Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[21127].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[21127].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 2 - The Problems of Bureaucracy: Contributing Factors Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[21128].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[21128].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 3 - The History & Impact of Governmental Bureaucracy in the U.S. Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[21129].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[21129].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 4 - The Presidency, the Cabinet & the Bureaucracy Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[21130].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[21130].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 5 - The Bureaucracy and Congress: Sources of Power & Influence Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[21131].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[21131].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 6 - Elections & Public Perception: Impact on the Bureaucracy Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[21132].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[21132].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 7 - Bureaucratic Accountability: Definition & Institutions Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[21133].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[21133].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Week {{::cp.getGoalWeekForTopic(6, 17)}}
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Lesson 1 - What is American Political Culture? Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[21523].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[21523].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 2 - What is Public Opinion? Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[21524].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[21524].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 3 - The Measurement of Public Opinion Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[21525].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[21525].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 4 - Frames of Reference: How America Views the Political System Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[21526].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[21526].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 5 - What is Political Socialization? Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[21527].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[21527].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 6 - Voting: Costs and Benefits Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[21528].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[21528].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 7 - Political Participation in the United States: Influences & Voter Turnout Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[21529].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[21529].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 8 - Alternative Forms of Political Participation: Role & Types Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[21531].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[21531].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Week {{::cp.getGoalWeekForTopic(7, 17)}}
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Lesson 1 - Origins of Civil Liberties in the United States: History & Timeline Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[15084].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[15084].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 2 - Freedom of Speech, Press & Assembly: Definition, Importance & Limitations Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[15085].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[15085].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 3 - What is Freedom of Religion? - Definition, History & Importance Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[15086].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[15086].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 4 - Law and Order: Procedural Rights of the Accused Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[15087].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[15087].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 5 - The Right to Privacy: Definition & Examples Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[15088].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[15088].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 6 - The Right to Bear Arms: History, Pros & Cons Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[15089].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[15089].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 7 - The Courts and a Free Society: Role in Deciding Civil Liberties Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[15090].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[15090].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Week {{::cp.getGoalWeekForTopic(8, 17)}}
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Lesson 1 - The Origins of Civil Rights: History & Overview Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[16115].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[16115].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 2 - Brown v. Board of Education of Topeka, Kansas: Definition, Decision & Significance Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[16116].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[16116].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 3 - The Civil Rights of Other Minorities: Issues & Actions Taken Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[16117].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[16117].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 4 - The Civil Rights of Women: Timeline, Leaders & Ongoing Issues Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[16118].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[16118].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 5 - The Civil Rights of Americans with Disabilities: Judicial & Legislative Victories Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[16119].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[16119].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 6 - Equal Protection Under The Fourteenth Amendment: Definition & Summary Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[16120].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[16120].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 1 - Political Party: Definition, Function, Organization & Mobilization Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[18948].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[18948].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 2 - The National Parties: Organization & Structure Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[19294].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[19294].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 3 - History of Political Parties in the United States (Pre-Civil War) Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[18951].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[18951].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 4 - History of Political Parties in the United States (Post-Civil War) Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[20879].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[20879].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 5 - Two-Party & Multi-Party Systems: Similarities & Differences Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[18952].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[18952].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 6 - Minor (Third) Parties: Definition, Role & Examples Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[18953].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[18953].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 7 - The Relationship Between Political Parties & Interest Groups Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[18954].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[18954].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 8 - The Current State of Contemporary United States Political Parties Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[18955].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[18955].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 9 - Electoral and Party Systems: Definition & Role Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[18956].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[18956].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Week {{::cp.getGoalWeekForTopic(10, 17)}}
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Lesson 1 - Nominating a Presidential Candidate: The Process & Its Strengths & Weaknesses Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[18479].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[18479].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 2 - Primary Election Versus General Election: Definition & Differences Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[18480].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[18480].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 3 - The Electoral College: Definition & Process Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[18481].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[18481].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 4 - Campaign Finance: Sources, Regulations & Reform Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[18562].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[18562].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 5 - Factors that Influence Voters During Presidential Elections Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[18482].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[18482].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 6 - The Evolution of the Contemporary Presidential Election Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[18483].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[18483].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 7 - Staffing the Executive Office: Presidential Appointees & the Appointing Process Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[18484].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[18484].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 8 - Presidential Decision Making: How National & Partisan Constituencies Shape Decisions Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[18485].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[18485].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 9 - Presidential Powers: Major Types & Examples Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[18486].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[18486].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 10 - The Presidential Image: Contributing Factors & Importance Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[18487].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[18487].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Week {{::cp.getGoalWeekForTopic(11, 17)}}
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Lesson 1 - What is Congress? - Definition, Powers & Structure Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[17661].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[17661].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 2 - How a Bill Becomes a Law: Formal Process Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[17712].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[17712].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 3 - Measurements of Congress' Effectiveness: Responsibilities & Achievements Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[17713].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[17713].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 4 - Congress vs. Parliament: Main Differences Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[17714].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[17714].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 5 - The Electoral Evolution of the Congress: History & Timeline Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[17662].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[17662].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 6 - Reapportionment & Redistricting for Congressional Constituencies: Definition & Process Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[17663].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[17663].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 7 - Party Nomination to Congress: Process to Become a Candidate Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[17728].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[17728].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 8 - Incumbency in Contemporary House & Senate Elections: Definition & Advantages Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[17664].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[17664].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 9 - National Forces that Influence Congressional Elections Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[17715].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[17715].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 10 - Presidential vs. Congressional Campaigns: Similarities & Differences Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[17716].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[17716].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 11 - What Factors Influence the Outcome of an Election? Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[21626].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[21626].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 12 - How Congress Represents the American Public: Demographic Makeup Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[17717].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[17717].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Week {{::cp.getGoalWeekForTopic(12, 17)}}
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Lesson 1 - The State Court System of the United States: Definition & Structure Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[17901].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[17901].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 2 - The Power of the Federal Judiciary: Sources & Consequences Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[17902].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[17902].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 3 - The Federal Court System of the United States: Definition, Structure & Levels Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[17903].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[17903].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 4 - Judicial Decision Making: Steps & Participants Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[17904].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[17904].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 5 - Constitutional Checks & Balances on the Power of the Supreme Court: Definition & Examples Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[17905].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[17905].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 6 - Original Versus Appellate Jurisdiction: Definition & Differences Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[17906].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[17906].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 7 - The Selection of Supreme Court Justices and Federal Judges: Process & Tenure Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[17907].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[17907].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 8 - Interest-Group Litigation Strategies: Ways to Influence Policy Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[17908].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[17908].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 1 - The Public Policy Process: Problem Recognition, Policy Formation & Policy Implementation Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[20911].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[20911].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 2 - Types of Public Policy in the United States Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[20912].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[20912].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 3 - Republican & Democratic Beliefs on Education in the United States: Similarities & Differences Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[20913].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[20913].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 4 - Social Insurance Programs: Definition, Types & Examples Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[20914].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[20914].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 5 - Public Assistance Programs: Origins, Development, Types & Examples Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[20915].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[20915].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 6 - How the U.S. Government Protects the Environment Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[20916].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[20916].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 1 - A History of U.S. Foreign Policy from the Cold War to post-9/11 Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[21164].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[21164].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 2 - Developing Foreign Policy: The President, Congress & Interest Groups Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[21165].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[21165].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 3 - Foreign Policy Powers of the President & Congress Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[21166].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[21166].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 4 - The Use & Capabilities of U.S. Military Power Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[21167].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[21167].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 5 - Ideals, Interests & Needs of Protecting the American Public Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[21168].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[21168].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 6 - The Economics of National Security Policy Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[21169].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[21169].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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