End Question: As a presidents time in office increases, his approval ratings: generally go down
End Question: A president can express disagreement with legislation by issuing a(n): signing
What agency was created to help control the r
1. Explain the powers of Congress - The framers of the Constitution intended Congress to be the
preeminent branch of government, sitting at the center of national power. As a result, Congress wields
significant but limited power.
2. How is the US Congress
22. Explain the United States Constitution, how many articles? How many amendments? When
was the Constitution signed? What is the Bill of Rights? Etc.
Established americas national govt and fundamental laws, and guaranteed certain basic
rights for it sci
influenced in the making of the law. Not only do they take them out, but also give them
presents, money, bribes, or even blackmail.
o Interest groups hire lobbyists to serve as a spokesperson for that group and their
purpose is to influence the legislator
Review for GOVT 2305 Exam 1
1. When did the ethnic and racial composition of the American population broaden?
2. What is Civil Liberties?
14. What is Mercantilism?
An Economic theory designed to increase a nations wealth through the development of
commercial industry and favorable balance of trade
15. What is
What is the difference between a political party and an interest group? Who is most likely to
join an Interest Group?
An interest group is any organized group of individuals who share one or more common goals and seek
to influence government decision mak