chapter 1 quiz - CHAPTER 1 1. The newest federal cabinet...

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CHAPTER 1 1. The newest federal cabinet department is Student Response Correct Answer Feedback 1. Health and Human Services. 2. Homeland Security. 3. Veterans Affairs. 4. Education . Score: 1/1 2. Someone who values minimal government is known as a Stude nt Respo nse Corre ct Answ er Feedb ack 1. liberta rian. 2. sociali st. 3. liberal . 4. traditi onal conser vative. Score: 1/1 3. Since the 1960s, Americans’ trust in their government generally has
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Student Response Correct Answer Feedback 1. fallen sharply. 2. fallen slightly. 3. risen slightly. 4. remained fairly stable. Score: 1/1 4. Which of the following is not a consequence of the decline in trust toward government? Student Response Correct Answer Feedback 1. All of the above are consequences of a decline in trust. 2. People are less willing to pay the taxes necessary for public activities. 3. The government is unable to attract good workers into the public sector. 4. Distrust weakens government’s ability to help people in times of crisis. Score: 1/1 5. Which of the following has been involved in major corporate misconduct in recent years? Student Response Correct Answer Feedback 1. All of the above 2. PetCo 3. Enron 4. IBM Score: 1/1
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6. The belief that you can influence how your government acts is called Student Response Correct Answer Feedback 1. saliency. 2. political efficacy. 3. autocracy. 4. popular sovereignty. Score: 1/1 7. The decline of political efficacy results from Student Response Correct Answer Feedback 1. the decline in political knowledge. 2. the belief that citizens cannot affect what happens in government. 3. all of the above. 4. the decline in active participation in public debates. Score: 1/1 8. Which of the following is not a reason given to explain the increased apathy in American citizens? Student Response Correct Answer Feedback 1. the increasing belief that people cannot make a difference in politics 2. an increase in the knowledge of how government operates 3. the perception that government is out of touch with public opinion
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Student Response Correct Answer Feedback 4. a decline in citizens’ understanding about politics Score: 1/1 9. Survey data shows that the level of Americans’ political knowledge is Student Response Correct Answer Feedback 1. uniformly high. 2. high regarding history but low regarding governmental processes. 3. high concerning current events but low concerning historical facts. 4. distressingly low. Score: 1/1 10. What aspect of citizenship was most important for the ancient Greeks? Student Response Correct Answer Feedback 1. holding office 2. military service 3. talking and debating 4. voting Score: 1/1 11. In order to be a good citizen, it is most critical to possess Student Response Correct Answer Feedback 1. money.
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Student Response Correct Answer Feedback 2. powerful friends. 3. knowledge.
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This note was uploaded on 04/30/2008 for the course GOVT 2302 taught by Professor Casey,walter during the Spring '08 term at University of Texas at Dallas, Richardson.

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