Alternative Forms of Political Participation: Role & Types


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Political participation that includes activities sometimes considered to be inappropriate, but not illegal, is called _____.

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1. Political participation that involves traditional or expected activities is known as _____.

2. Sabotage, vandalism, wiretapping, forgery, and any act of terrorism are all considered to be _____, a last resort that is highly discouraged.

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About This Quiz & Worksheet

This quiz and worksheet combo will help you assess your understanding of the types of political participation. You will be quizzed on how different types of political participation work.

Quiz and Worksheet Goals

In these assessments, you will need to know how to define and recognize examples of the following types of political participation:

  • Conventional participation
  • Unconventional participation
  • Illegal participation

Skills Practiced

  • Making connections - understand the concept of political participation
  • Critical thinking - apply relevant concepts to examine information about political participation in a different light
  • Defining key concepts - ensure that you can accurately define main phrases, such as conventional participation and illegal participation
  • Information recall - access the knowledge you've gained regarding types of political participation

Additional Learning

To lean more about activities that impact the political field, review the corresponding lesson on Types of Political Participation. This lesson covers the following objectives:

  • Define political participation
  • Learn about the three types of political participation
  • Review examples of the three types of political participation