US History Grade HS Grade 11 pg 22-33

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US History Grade HS Grade 11 pg 22-33
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2010-06-10 00:33:25
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US Political parties, constitution, elections
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  1. What are political parties?
    ANS
  2. What does the Constitution say about political parties?
    ANS
  3. Early in the history of your country different people had differentideas on how the government should be run. This led to ____________ getting started.
    ANS
  4. What is a candidate?
    ANS
  5. Jobs in government, such as President, Senator, mayor, and governor are called
    ANS
  6. Trying to get picked or elected as a government leader is the same as ________________.
    ANS
  7. Each party will name or ____________ people from its partyto be candidates.
    ANS
  8. What is the purpose of a campaign?
    ANS
  9. What are some of the things a candidate has to do during a campaign?
    ANS
  10. When you and the other people in your party are running againsteach other for the same office, it is called a ____________ election.
    Primary
  11. Do all states have their primary elections at the same time?
    No
  12. How many major parties are there in the United States?
    Two
  13. What are the names of the major political parties?
    Republican

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