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View Attempt 1 of 1 Title: Quiz 6: Chapter 12 Started: October 2, 2011 7:39 PM Submitted: October 2, 2011 9:25 PM Time spent: 01:45:27 Total score: 72/74 = 97.2973% Total score adjusted by 0.0 Maximum possible score: 74 1. CHAPTER 12: Congress Question MC #1 Which of the following is the best definition of a constituent? Student Response Value Correct Answer Feedback 1. It is the name for a member of Congress running for re-election. 2. It is a person who lives in the district represented by a member of the legislature. 100% 3. It is someone who donates money to a campaign. 4. It is another name for a voter. 5. It is the name for a person who has sued the federal government in court for violating the
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Student Response Value Correct Answer Feedback Constitution. Score: 1/1 2. CHAPTER 12: Congress Question MC #10 As of 2010, how many women serve in the U.S. Senate? Student Response Value Correct Answer Feedback 1. seventeen 100% 2. twenty- one 3. twenty- nine 4. two 5. seven Score: 1/1 3. CHAPTER 12: Congress Question MC #11 The most common occupation among members of Congress before coming to Congress is Student Response Value Correct Answer Feedback 1. lawyer. 100% 2. sales representative. 3. lobbyist. 4. business executive. 5. professor. Score: 1/1 4. CHAPTER 12: Congress Question MC #12 In 2006, ______ became the Speaker of the House. Student Response Value Correct Answer Feedback
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Student Response Value Correct Answer Feedback 2. Harry Reid 3. Rahm Emanuel 4. Dennis Hastert 5. Nancy Pelosi 100% Score: 1/1 5. CHAPTER 12: Congress Question MC #13 Which of the following statements concerning the representation of women and minorities in the U.S. Congress is true? Student Response Value Correct Answer Feedback 1. Women and minorities are overrepresented in the House but underrepresented in Senate. 2. Women are underrepresented in Congress but there is a disproportionate representation of minorities in Congress. 3. Representation of women and minorities has decreased by one-third since the 1970s. 4. Since the mid 1990s, the number of women and minorities in Congress
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Response Value Correct Answer Feedback roughly reflects their proportions in the general population. 5. Representation of women and minorities has increased over the past two decades, but is not comparable to their proportions in the general population. 100% Score: 1/1 6. CHAPTER 12: Congress Question MC #14 In each House district there are approximately ______ people. Student Response Value Correct Answer Feedback 1. 2,000,000 2. 200,000 3. 1,500,000 4. 1,000,000 5. 600,000 100% Score: 1/1 7. CHAPTER 12: Congress Question MC #15 Which of the following is not a service often provided by representatives to their constituents? Student
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