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History Alive America's Past Chapter 16: Our Role in Government Chapter Exam

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Question 1 1. Which phenomena characterized the 2012 presidential election?

Question 2 2. Which of the following is incorrect about citizenship in the United States?

Question 3 3. How are cabinet level positions filled in a parliamentary system?

Question 4 4. A system of government that involves citizens making policy decisions and directing state affairs is known as which of the following?

Question 5 5. Which of the following is the best explanation of a vote of no confidence?

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Question 6 6. Which of the following is NOT a popularly cited reason why eligible voters choose not to vote?

Question 7 7. When choosing whether or not to vote, we assume voters weigh the sacrifices against the advantages, which is known as:

Question 8 8. Civil society can be viewed as what concept?

Question 9 9. Which of the following is a characteristic common to both parliamentary and presidential systems?

Question 10 10. What's the best explanation of citizenship?

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Question 11 11. What type of government system involves citizens voting for a person to represent him in government?

Question 12 12. Which of the following is part of civil society?

Question 13 13. What is an ideal aim of civil society?

Question 14 14. We can't expect everyone to vote. However, if everyone stops believing in the power of voting, the democratic process ceases. This is an example of which principle?

Question 15 15. Which general principle assumes that people make logical decisions that provide them with the greatest benefit in their best self-interest?

History Alive America's Past Chapter 16: Our Role in Government Chapter Exam Instructions

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