Political Science Review Test 3
1.Who was Immanuel Kant? Kant was a philosopher from the 18th century, he focused on moral,
political, and aesthetic philosophy.
2. What are Kant's 3 articles for building perpetual peace?
1. The civil consti
Political Science 2320- Arnold Exam 1: Review Exam Review Study Guide for Exam I 2320. This study guide is not exhaustive; however, it should be a very good beginning point for you in studying for the exam. Also, this study guide does not cover questions
Political Science 2320 Arnold Exam 2: Review
Review Guide for Test #2 in Functions of American Government
The exam will have 50 multiple choice and true/false questions. Please note that this study guide is not exhaustive; however, it should be a very go
The Judiciary Act of 1789 created the Office of the Attorney General
which evolved over the years into the head of the Department of Justice
and chief law enforcement officer of the Federal Government.
The Texas Economy
The Economy of Texas
Historically a land-based economy
Define land-based economy:
The Economy of Texas
What were the three major sources of land
income over time?
Cotton 1820s to 1860s
Cattle post Civil War
Oil in east Te
Pure Capitalist Economy
Private individuals and
companies own the modes of
producing goods and services
Government does NOT enact
laws aimed at influencing the
Economy in which the
WHAT DO HUMANS NEED
EVERYDAY TO LIVE?
WE NEED CLEAN AND SAFE
SOURCES OF THESE NECESSITIES
Texas political and culture
Political culture- collective beliefs about values, govt, its processes, and the role
people should play.
Texas culture beliefs- ordinary citizens should have limited role in political process
Political participation- running f
Judicial Review- The power of the courts to declare actions of legislature and
executive branches invalid or unconstitutional
- Court gave itself this power (Marbury vs. Madison, 1803)
- John Marshall was supreme court judge at the time
- From 1803-1857 t
POSI Test One Answers
1. Which body retains primary jurisdiction over local governments?
a. State governments
2. Marbury vs Madison is a landmark supreme court decision because
a. It set precedent for judicial review
3. Which division of government is in
4. Which of these groups represents agricultural interests?
AFBF (American farm bureau federation)
5. White primary elections
Disenfranchised the black electorate
6. All of the following are powerful media audience attractors except
Good news reports
Body most representative- legislative, in the legislative is the house
Legislative elections- in the house everyones elected every 2 years, in the
senate elections occur every 2 years but only 1/3 are up for reelection
Reapportionment- The redistribution
Basic Models of Healthcare
The Single-Payer System
- Examples: Medicare and Medicaid
Medicare and Medicaid
Medicaid, enacted in 1965, is a means-tested entitlement program that provides h
National, state, and local governments
hire public servants to monitor
compliance with their laws and
regulations. It is common for public
servants from two or more levels of
government, such as federal Drug
The US bureau of the census put the poor at 15.1% of the population.
$11,490 for a single adult and $23,550 for a family or four.
There are a lot of disagreements over why the poor are poor:
Lack of human capital
Economy and international trade
The Labyrinthine of Lawmaking
On March 23, 2010 President Obama signed the Affordable Care Act into law after a long
period of collaboration between actors occupying multiple levels of the United States
Government. This piece of legislation
Robin E Bowlin
9 March 2015
World Civilization 2312.252
Knowledge: The Dominating Force
The pre-Socratic Greek philosopher Heraclitus lived thousands of years before the
Enlightenment Era and the Age of Science but was correct when he said, Ther
American Foreign Policy Post 9/11 Attacks: Americas War on Terrorism
Robin E. Allen
Texas State University
American Foreign Policy Post 9/11 Attacks: Americas War on
TO THE VOTER, FOR WHICH I STAND
16 February 2015
To the Voter, For Which I Stand
In David R. Mayhews book Congress: The Electoral Connection, Mayhew
proposes that the actions of the members of the United States
ASSIGNMENT #1 WORKSHEET
You must create 10 different sentences, using the target vocabulary in ASL word order (WHEN, PART
OF THE DAY, TIME, OBJECT, SUBJECT, VERB, TENSE/MODAL). See ASL Gloss Chart at the end of the
Unit 5 PowerPoint fo
2320: Study Guide Examination #3
The final is not cumulative. As usual, there will be fifty questions on the exam, with about 40
multiple choice questions and 10 True/False questions. Please remember that this study guide is
not exhaustive; however, it sh
POSI 2320.09 Fall 2016
Functions of American Government
Exam One Topic Guide
Exam One will occur in-class Tuesday, September 27, 2016 from 5 6:20pm in UAC 105.
Bring your TX State ID and a pencil. No notes
U.S. Chapter 15
Economic and Environmental
Policy: Contributing to Prosperity
Conditions for a prosperous market economy
Establish law and order
Define rules of property and its exchange
Set market standards
April 26, 2013
Closed book, closed notes.
The only items allowed are your writing instruments, erasers, and calculators. You are not allowed to
use the cal
Calculating Frequency & Wavelength of EM radiation
A. Defining variables
What is the variable that we use to represent frequency (Hz)? = F (aka )?
b. What is the variable that we use to represent wavelength (m) = w
1. In visual arts and architecture, _ refers to the arrangement of
line, form, mass, and color.
2. _ refers to the representation of distance and threedimensionality on a two-dimensional surface.
3. _ is a system of w
Your Name: Gabriela Garcia (A04657830)
Miller, T. E., & Schemske, D. W. (1990). An Experimental Study of
Competitive Performance in Brassica rapa (Cruciferae). American
Journal of Botany, 77(8), 993-998.
Chemistry 1342, Sample Exam 2
Which of the following statements is not true regarding equilibrium processes?
a. Equilibrium is a dynamic process.
b. At equilibrium, the rate of the forward reaction is equal to the rate of the
Review for Exam 2 Chapters 9-14
1. An economic system pursuing market freedom and profit is called
2. A term for lifelikeness or nearness to truth is _.
3. _ is the rational portrayal of spatial depth through linear or
4. _ is a type
Study Guide Exam 2 BIO1331 Spring 2015
26.2 Nonrandom Mating
A. How does inbreeding affect allele frequencies and genotype frequencies?
1. Inbreeding is nonrandom mating between relatives.
2. Effect on allele frequencies and genotype frequencies:
B. How d
West Virginia v. Barnette (1943) (1st amend) - compelling interest test
Wisconsin v. Yoder (1972) (1st amend)- compelling interest test
Employment Division v. Smith (1990) - (1st amend) general applicability test
Religious Freedom Restoration Act ensures