Quiz wil be on Wednesday 2/26/2020
Define the following terms and provide an example where applicable
1. Name 3 political parties and for 2 of them name 2 planks in their platform
2. Open Primary
3. Closed Primary
6. Name 4 Democrats running for president
PIG Quiz Study Sheet Quiz is on Friday 1/17/2020
- Executive Order - A Governor or the President can write an Executive order – It has the power / force of law.
- Governor Cuomo changes the Tappan Zee bridge to Gov. Mario Cuomo bridge
- FDR Executive Order 9066 Orders all Japanese Americans to internment camps. FDR signed 3,721 executive orders
c.Truman desegregates the armed forces 1948.
- Democratic Ideology
- social liberalism
- expansion of civil rights to all citizens.
- Communism- same as socialism BUT a 1 party system. Devoid of free elections, no God given rights, no individual self worth
What is Republican Ideology?
- Conservatism-free enterprise, capitalism, strong National defense
Judeo-Christian beliefs. Traditional values. What does GOP stand for? Who was the 1st GOP President?
Quiz is on Tuesday 11/ 26. Memorize the terms below.
Define Democracy - Demos = entire citizen body & Kratos = rule
Explain Democracy -Majority rule Constitutional govt. Belief of individual self-worth & equal rights for all.
Democratic Capitalism - Combines liberal democracy with capitalism in support of individual freedom and pluralism. The market place is the center of the democratic capitalist system
American dream – The widespread belief that the United States is a land of opportunity and that individual initiative and hard work can bring economic success.
Representative system of Govt. You vote for a politician who makes decisions in your stead.
Recall – the action to vote out a state elected official.
How many years does a sentor serve in the upper house until they need to run for re-election?
How many years does a member of the House of Representatives serve until they need to run for re-election
How long does a member of represenratives serve in the lower house until they need to run for re-elction?
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Quiz on 10/22/19
Caucus - Explain how it works and what state uses the Caucus system for President
How many years does a member of the House of Representatives serve for?
How Many years does a senator serve for?
NYS entitlement Programs
Quiz is on Friday 9/27/2019
What is the historic conflict between Democrts & Republicans? Explain!
SSI Disability income
Welfare Programs – state sponsored and federal aid is provided also
Section 8 Housing allowance
Study these terms for Monday 9/16/2019. You will be asked to explain and or define some or all of the terms below.
Describe 4 Planks in the democrtic and republcan parties
what is an anarchist?
according to republicans what are the 6 responsibilities of the Federal governemnt?
Name 3 Political parties