Ch 105: NMTA Social Science: Interest Groups in Politics

About This Chapter

Brush up on your knowledge of the role of interest groups in politics as you prepare for the NMTA Social Science exam. The review provided by our video lessons and quizzes may help you with exam questions on these topics.

NMTA Social Science: Interest Groups in Politics - Chapter Summary

Use our lessons and quizzes to refresh your knowledge of the role and influence of interest groups in politics as you study for the NMTA Social Science exam. This information may help you tackle exam questions on the following types of topics:

  • Naming types of interest groups in the United States
  • Looking at the difference between public and private interest groups
  • Understanding how interest groups develop and are maintained
  • Exploring the strategies and influence of political interest groups
  • Examining the pluralist view of political interest groups

These lessons are designed and led by experts in the field, who utilize real world examples to make their points. You can study on a computer or mobile device, anywhere you have Internet access.

Objectives of the NMTA Social Science: Interest Groups in Politics Chapter

All New Mexico teachers who want certification in social science must pass the NMTA exam in that subject. The topics discussed in the Interest Groups in Politics chapter are included in the exam's government section, which makes up 19% of the total score.

All questions on the exam are multiple-choice, and the exam is administered by computer. You have the opportunity to get experience in dealing with test questions in this format through the quizzes offered with every video lesson. These quizzes also offer a chance to gauge your learning and return to the lesson for further review of areas that require more attention.

Chapter Practice Exam
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Practice Final Exam
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