Ch 56: MTTC Social Studies (Secondary): U.S. Electoral Systems

About This Chapter

Use this chapter's video lessons to increase your knowledge of U.S. electoral systems. After your review, apply what you've studied when you answer questions on the MTTC Social Studies (Secondary) examination.

MTTC Social Studies (Secondary): U.S. Electoral Systems - Chapter Summary

This chapter discusses U.S. electoral systems and representation in elections. Brush up on plurality and majority voting, and re-discover what happens during the recall and runoff election processes. Revisit these topics and perform better on the MTTC Social Studies (Secondary) teacher certification examination. This chapter might assist you with:

  • Understanding the significance of congressional representation
  • Comparing plurality and majority voting systems
  • Exploring direct and indirect elections
  • Discussing aspects of runoffs, recalls and primaries

You'll find these animated lessons useful if you would rather learn visually or if you have limited study time. In addition to the videos themselves, you'll find multiple-choice self-assessment quizzes and lesson transcripts. Ask instructors any questions you have via the Teacher tab found with every lesson.

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