PSCI 2306REVIEW FOR TEST ONEFall 2018Dear Students: Please review your class notes, your slides, and, to enhance your understanding, your text. There are copies of the textbook on reserve in the Eagle Commons Library. I also encourage you to attendone of the review sessions offered by the SIs.Please use this review as a list of topics on which to focus rather than a definitive list of everything on thetest. There will be 50 questions. Slides on the U.S. Constitution will be posted after class on Wednesday. Slides on the Texas Constitution will posted after class on Friday.Good luck as you study and as you take the test. I am glad to answer questions.What are the two main purposes for which people create government?Keep Order and Provide Common GoodBe familiar with the following terms: Totalitarianism- dictatorship ie. Kim Jong Un and PutinOligarchy- small group of people having control of a country, organization, or institutionMonarchy- form of gov with monarch at the head, queen/kingRepublic- supreme power is held by the people and their elected reprepresentative democracy- eligible citizens vote on representatives to pass laws for them. Who are some totalitarian rulers today?
What is political culture
What unites us as a nation? We all agree on the basic values that define American political cultureWhat was the Declaration of Independence? When Britain wanted the Colonies to contribute to