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Question 1 1. Which of these is NOT a commonly cited institutional barrier to participation in the political process?
Question 2 2. Which core principle states that the government operates only with the people's consent and authority?
Question 3 3. When a presidential decision is made in the best interests of the nation, that decision should best benefit which of the following?
Question 4 4. James believes that the best way for the country to move forward is to ensure sustainable development and decrease greenhouse gas emissions. Therefore, he has petitioned for a hearing with the Supreme Court to question whether several laws that increase the limits of greenhouse gas emission for large companies are constitutional. What is this an example of?
Question 5 5. Which of the following is a difference between the electoral systems of the U.K. and the United States?
Question 6 6. Lobbyists are members of _____.
Question 7 7. A key American belief is that citizens are in partnership with their government. Within this relationship, the government guarantees rights to the citizens, and the citizens have responsibilities to the government. This belief about our political system is called _____.
Question 8 8. What type of case can NOT be heard in the United States Supreme Court?
Question 9 9. Which of the following is true about the right to privacy?
Question 10 10. Which president advocated the Great Society?
Question 11 11. How would the Federal Reserve implement an expansionary monetary policy?
Question 12 12. What U.S. foreign policy was developed in response to the 9/11 terrorist attacks in the United States?
Question 13 13. Larry sues his homeowner's association because they told him he couldn't fly his American flag. Larry believes this is a violation of his 1st Amendment rights. Larry loses in district court and asks for his case to be reviewed. What kind of court will hear his case?
Question 14 14. A system of general political traditions, customs and beliefs is known as _____.
Question 15 15. If a news organization wants to do a story on the allocation of federal grant money, which of the following would be most helpful?
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