POLS101 Reflection paper #1
Political ideology is a comprehensive set of beliefs about the nature of people and about the role of an
institution or government. The political spectrum can be described as a straight line that has what we call the
An opinion poll, sometimes simply referred to as a poll, is a survey of public opinion from a particular
sample. Opinion polls are usually designed to represent the opinions of a population by conducting a series of
questions and then extrapolating genera
REFLECTION PAPER #3
Power is the ability to cause or prevent an action or make things happen and the discretion to act or not
act. As at my high school days, I was meant to believe that power is the ability to get someone to do something
he or she would n
Y103 Exam 1
Definitions: Explain the meaning of these political terms. Each is
worth 3 pts.
Autocracy A form of government in which a single individual rules.
14th Amendment Addresses the equal protection and rights of former slaves.
Y103 Exam 2
This exam has three sections. Section one is definitions, the second is short
answer questions and the third is essays.
Filibuster - parliamentary procedure where debate over a proposed
piece of legislation is extende
Y103 Final Exam
Each of these questions can be answered in about two paragraphs. Go straight to the point;
that is to say give the basic facts in each answer. 10 points each
1. How has the government organized to fight terroris