Day 7 - Political Participation

Unit 5 - Political Participation

(approximately 20-27% of multiple choice questions)




Practice Test Question

_____5. Party dealignment refers to

A.     The fact that about every 50 years a new party emerges in power

B.     The fact that America has a two party as opposed to a multiparty system

C.     The rise in the number of registered independents

D.    The trend of children to oppose the party of their parents


Unit Practice

Make a chart outlining the main policy positions of the two major US political parties.


Silly Analogy

If the US Democratic Party were a car, explain what kind of car would it be. If the US Republican Party were a car, explain what kind of car would it be.

Practice Test Answer

C