Presentation on theme: "ATB # 123.1 1.Voter registration was first introduced to stop _______ _______. 2.Voters make their final decisions on candidates and issues in the _____."— Presentation transcript:
ATB # Voter registration was first introduced to stop _______ _______. 2.Voters make their final decisions on candidates and issues in the _____ _____. 3.Where are voter requirements listed? 4.List four requirements a person must meet to be allowed to vote.
ATB # When do the presidential and congressional elections take place? 2.You can cast an _____ ____ if you want to vote but are out of town when it is election time. 3.List three things a voter needs to do to be an informed voter. A. B. C.
ATB # It is the job of the ___ ___ ___ to carry out election activities for large interest groups. 2.List four ways the media keeps the public informed on an election. A. B. C. D. 3.________ _________ is a propaganda technique that uses phrases that appeal to everyone. 4.The propaganda technique that candidates use to makes themselves seem like everyone else is called _____ _______.
ATB # 423.2/ When a candidate only uses facts that support the argument they are using ______ ________. 2.A ________ is a relatively unknown candidate that is not expected to win an election. (pg vocab sheet) 3.The ________ ________ is in charge of a candidates campaign. 4.An absolute majority of electoral votes is ______ votes or more.
ATB # There are _____ electors in the Electoral College. 2.How many votes does each elector get? 3. _________ is the process from removing elected officials from office.
ATB # Candidates that are not members of a particular party are called __________. 2.________ are position statements on the specifics of an issue. 3.Political parties play the role of _____ ____, keeping an eye on each other, like a system of checks and balances. 4.What was the first political party in the U.S.?
ATB # The ________ party replaced the Whigs and focused on the issue of slavery. 2.Who was the first Republican president? 3.List 2 affects third parties have on the two major political parties in an election. A. B. 4.Because both political parties have the same basic _______ they are more alike than different from each other.
ATB # 822.2/ Voting for candidates of only one party is voting on a ______ _____. 2.Voters must be registered as party members in order to vote in a _________ primary. 3.A meeting of party leaders where they discuss candidates and issues is called a ________.