1. What is the purpose of the U. S. Government? (answer is found in the
preamble to the Constitution)
-establish Justice, insure domestic Tranquility, provide for the common defense,
promote the general Welfare, and secure the Blessings of Liberty to ours
1. What is the purpose of an Interest Group?
a. Interest groups form to advocate certain ideologies and
policies. Unlike political parties, they generally form
around specific issues.
2. How do interest groups try to influence policy?
a. Interest groups i
Phase I Study Guide
1) Congress is the law-making, or legislative branch of government.
2) The U.S. Congress has two houses, the Senate and the House of Representatives.
Another word for a two house legislature is bicameral legislature.
MEET THE CANDIDATES
We are going to take some time researching the Presidential Candidates for the 2016 Presidential Election. Now that
you know what is required of our Presidents and what the candidates stand for, you will choose a candidate to
US VOTER BEHAVIOR STATISTICS
Closely analyze the 4 graphs with statistics about American voters and their behavior in American elections. For each
graph, answer the following questions. Please be specific.
What overall generalizations can you make about
NTRODUCTION TO BUSINESS MATHS
TOPIC 3 - INDICES
Example 1 : Workout 25 x 26
25 26 = 25+6 = 211
Example: Work out (45)2:
Answer The power of two means that we want to have 45 multiplied by itself 2 times. In this case
we simply just
3 August 2012
A tragedy in Michigan erupted when around four hundred jobless claim workers filed for
unemployment themselves, due to the Michigan's improving economy. The loss of jobs was also
caused because of
17 August 2012
Unemployment is one of the worst crisis we face here in America because its effects are a
chain reaction. The unemployment rate has not ceased yet, but has actually risen, on CNN News,
it was rep
16 July 2012
National Debt Dilemma
It was stated on CBN News that fifty one percent of American citizens believe our Nation
is going to go bankrupt. Our national debt is currently around sixteen trillion dollars and is stil
23 July 2012
The National Debt we have in America is ginormous, we are currently around fifteen
trillion and eight hundred billions dollars in debt, according to CNS News. The federal
government exceeded over
AP Macro Unit 1
1. a) Scarcity is the case where our wants are greater than our limited resources, and choices
are made based on how we will use our resources. Trade offs are all the alternatives that
we give up whenever we choose
AN ACT TO: IMPROVE THE QUALITY OF LIFE OF THE MEN AND WOMEN OF THE
VOLUNTEER FORCE; THIS PROCESS WE INCLUDE: FAIR PAY, BENEFITS, AND
ADDRESS THE NEEDS OF THE WOUNDED, ILL, AND INJURED VETERANS.
9 July 2012
Unemployment insurance system had made an extravagant amount of overpayments to
jobless American citizens. The insurance companies overpaid by fourteen billion dollars, and are
asking for i
Unit 3: Aggregate Demand and Supply and Fiscal Policy
a. What is aggregate demand?
a.i. Aggregate means added all together
a.ii. When we use aggregates we combine all prices and all quantities.
b. Aggregate demand is all the goods and
UNIT 2: Macroeconomics
What is Macroeconomics?
a. Macroeconomics is the study of the large economy as a whole. It is the study of
the big picture.
a.i. Instead of analyzing one consumer, we analyze everyone.
a.ii. Instead of one business we study all b
9 August 2012
The slight fall in unemployment benefits claims for the first time occurred last week,
according to CNN News. It was not a significant deficit, but it was a good starting point. Three