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FTCE Social Science: Political Systems Chapter Exam

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Question 1 1. The form of government in Cuba allows citizens very few civil liberties. There is only one ruler to whom the people are absolutely obedient. Based on this information, Cuba uses which form of government?

Question 2 2. True or False: in the modern Iranian theocracy, the highest office (the Ayatollah) is elected by the popular vote of the people.

Question 3 3. Which of the following is incorrect about conservatism?

Question 4 4. What is a cause of tension and conflict between liberals today?

Question 5 5. What's the best explanation of political ideology?

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Question 6 6. Which of the following is NOT true about the influence of conservatism in the West today?

Question 7 7. Which of the following statements about socialism are TRUE?

Question 8 8. Which of the following is a term that could be used to describe a type of autocratic leader?

Question 9 9. What's the best explanation of liberalism?

Question 10 10. Which of the following statements correctly describes a society ruled by an oligarchy?

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Question 11 11. When did the philosophy of libertarianism fully develop?

Question 12 12. A totalitarian government may include which of the following characteristics:

Question 13 13. What characteristic of fascism involved the concentration of power into a small group of people that didn't permit political opposition and utilized propaganda and secret police to control the population?

Question 14 14. What form of libertarianism is outcome based?

Question 15 15. In the theocracy of ancient Egypt, who was considered the representative of the Gods on Earth?

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Question 16 16. Which type of philosophy discussed in the lesson believes governments are entirely unnecessary?

Question 17 17. Which of the following groups typically also play a key role in maintaining the power of the autocratic government?

Question 18 18. Which of the following is an example of a theocracy?

Question 19 19. Which of the following statements is incorrect?

Question 20 20. When was fascism most influential?

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Question 21 21. What's the best explanation of communism?

Question 22 22. Socialism and liberalism have which of the following in common?

Question 23 23. What's an alternative term that can be used to define traditional American conservative ideology?

Question 24 24. American style conservatives will tend to disagree with conservatism as described in the lesson on which of the following issues?

Question 25 25. What type of libertarianism is based upon the concept of natural law?

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Question 26 26. Which of the following is a not a characteristic of fascism?

Question 27 27. A governmental system ruled by a single power that maintains control over many aspects of society is best described by the term:

Question 28 28. Which of the following is incorrect about liberalism?

Question 29 29. Why is political ideology important to understand?

Question 30 30. What political value do libertarians place above all others?

FTCE Social Science: Political Systems Chapter Exam Instructions

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