Civics Unit 2 Test

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Civics Unit 2 Test
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  1. exaggeration of features to provide humor
    culurature
  2. registered independent associated with this ideology
    moderate
  3. a movement to reduce government spending, debt and taxes
    tea party movement
  4. political meets to choose their candidates
    caucus
  5. exaggerating events and circumstances to people/to influence people's ideas, opinions, or actions in a certain way
    propaganda
  6. organization composed of individuals who want to influence public policy
    interest group
  7. candidates use facts that only support their argument (a propaganda technique-leave out things that would be negative)
    card stacking

    "You do not mention that she voted no because the proposed increase was too small"
  8. determine how many....??????
    2 senators and the members of congress
  9. national meeting where party delegates  nominate candidates
    convention

    Republican or Democratic Convention
  10. group that uses litigation to preserve individual rights and liberties
    ACLU
  11. appealing desire of people to f ollow the crowd
    bandwagon

    "Polls show that more than 80% of voters support me."
  12. showing opposite of what was intended
    irony
  13. Nazi Germany is an example of what?
    reactionary
  14. protest movement against social and economic equality
    occupy wall street
  15. republican party traditionally identifies with this ideology
    conservative
  16. gives large sums of money to political candidates
    PAC's
  17. Use of words or phrases agreeable
    generalities
  18. agenda of a political party outlines parties beliefs
    platform
  19. ways to identify usually biased or insulting
    stereotypes
  20. Nonprofit animal rights
    PETA
  21. when voters make the final decision about candidates
    general election
  22. social movement over single issue or shared political concerns
    political movement

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