UNIT 1: Foundations of Citizenship & Gov

UNIT 1: FOUNDATIONS OF CITIZENSHIP

 
 
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LINKS: External Resources

KEY TERMS:
Civics: The Government and Economics in Action
  • Chapter 1: Demography, Sunbelt, Service Job, Baby Boom, Diversity, Immigrants, Discrimination, Racism, Exclusion Laws, Census, Beliefs, Values, Equality, Freedom, Justice 
  • Chapter 2: Socialization, Rules, Social Institutions, Family, Blended Families, Economy, Consumer, Market, Price, Money, Monarchy, Dictatorship, Democracy, Patriotism, Political Socialization 
  • Chapter 3: Citizen, Naturalized, Alien, Representatives, Rule of Law, Jury of Papers, Witnesses, Common Good, Candidate, Social Roles
Chapter  1: Checks and Balances, Civic Virtue, Common Good, Consent of the Governed, Constitution, Constitutional Government, Natural Rights, Purpose of Government, Republican Government, Separation of Powers, Social Contract, Founders, Government, Indentured Servants, Self-Sufficient

 

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Political Party/Political Spectrum Quiz Assignment
Click on the link below and do the political quiz/survey.

http://www.isidewith.com/political-quiz

After doing the political quiz/survey, answer the following questions on a separate sheet of paper

List the percentage you sided with each party given
Democratic Party %
Green Party %
Libertarian Party %
Republican Party %
Choose the party you sided with the most. Click on "find out why" and list 2-3 reasons listed
What parties you side with by issue?
Economy-
Social-
Environmental-

Do you agree with the results of the quiz? Why or why not?
repeat once more on another quiz link

http://www.pbs.org/newshour/spc/vote2012/quiz/

http://www.people-press.org/political-party-quiz/

http://nogov4me.net/quiz.htm

http://www.gotoquiz.com/politics/political-spectrum-quiz.html

http://www.politicalcompass.org/test