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  1. 1. JeopardyPolitical 2-Party orIdeologies Selection Party? D or R? Election ‘12Q $100 Q $100 Q $100 Q $100 Q $100Q $200 Q $200 Q $200 Q $200 Q $200Q $300 Q $300 Q $300 Q $300 Q $300Q $400 Q $400 Q $400 Q $400 Q $400Q $500 Q $500 Q $500 Q $500 Q $500 Final Jeopardy
  2. 2. $100 Question from Political Ideologies This political ideology would support affirmative action.
  3. 3. $100 Answer from Political Ideologies Liberal
  4. 4. $200 Question from Political Ideologies Which group favors a rapid fundamental change in the existing social, economic or political order and uses extreme measures including violence to achieve their goals
  5. 5. $200 Answer from Political Ideologies Radical
  6. 6. $300 Question from Political Ideologies De-Regulation of Businesses is favored by this political ideology.
  7. 7. $300 Answer from Political Ideologies Conservative
  8. 8. $400 Question from Political Ideologies These people believe that the government should actively promote social reform to increase individuals’ well being. Favor change but work peacefully within existing political system.
  9. 9. $400 Answer from Political Ideologies Liberals
  10. 10. $500 Question from Political Ideologies If a community needed a train station this group would abandon the train station entirely since they do not approve of train stations in the first place.
  11. 11. $500 Answer from Political Ideologies Reactionary
  12. 12. $100 Question from Selection An election in which only members of a political party can vote. [Most commonly used in selecting delegates to party conventions]
  13. 13. $100 Answer from Selection Closed Primaries
  14. 14. $200 Question from Selection This type of selecting candidates occurs in private meetings by party leaders and is criticized for being undemocratic
  15. 15. $200 Answer from Selection Caucus
  16. 16. $300 Question from SelectionA gathering of party members,and local and state party officialsthat meets every 4 years,primarily to nominate the party’spresidential and vice-presidentialcandidates.
  17. 17. $300 Answer from Selection National Convention
  18. 18. $400 Question from Selection The act by which political parties give favors to reward party loyalty
  19. 19. $400 Answer from Selection Patronage
  20. 20. $500 Question from Selection This is the party’s statement of principles, beliefs and positions on vital issues.
  21. 21. $500 Answer from Selection Platform
  22. 22. $100 Question from 2-Party or Party? The largest number of votes in an election.
  23. 23. $100 Answer from 2-Party or Party? Plurality
  24. 24. $200 Question from 2-Party or Party? These minor parties allow the promotion of hotly debated issues in election seasons
  25. 25. $200 Answer from 2-Party or Party? Third parties
  26. 26. $300 Question from 2-Party or Party? In the U.S.- promoting a political agenda, educating voters and financing election campaigns are responsibilities of…
  27. 27. $300 Answer from 2-Party or Party? Political Parties
  28. 28. $400 Question from 2-Party or Party? The party that is not in power.
  29. 29. $400 Answer from 2-Party or Party? Watchdog
  30. 30. $500 Question from 2-Party or Party? This type of Third party focuses exclusively on one major social, economic or moral issue.
  31. 31. $500 Answer from 2-Party or Party? System Single-Issue Party
  32. 32. $100 Question from D or R Confronting American enemies with or without UN support is an approach this group uses in regards to National Defense
  33. 33. $100 Answer from D or R Republican
  34. 34. $200 Question from D or R These are voters who support neither Republican or Democrat parties.
  35. 35. $200 Answer from D or R Independents
  36. 36. $300 Question from D or R African Americans, environmentalists, pro-choice Americans and gay Americans all are special interest groups whose members typically vote for what party?
  37. 37. $300 Answer from D or R Democratic Party
  38. 38. $400 Question from D or R The 2012 Republican President and Vice President candidates.
  39. 39. $400 Answer from D or R Mitt Romney and Paul Ryan
  40. 40. $500 Question from D or R The Green Party is a single- issue party offshoot of which party?
  41. 41. $500 Answer from D or R Democratic
  42. 42. $100 Question from Election 12Name the Issue and the Stance: “As we mark the 39th anniversary of Roe v.Wade, we must remember that this Supreme Court decision not only protects a woman’s health and reproductive freedom, but alsoaffirms a broader principle: that government should not intrude on private family matters….” -Barack Obama
  43. 43. $100 Answer from Election 12 Abortion, Pro-Choice
  44. 44. $200 Question from Election 12 Name the Issue and the Stance: “I agree with 3,000 years of recorded history. I disagree with the Supreme Judicial Court of Massachusetts. Marriage is an institution between a man and a woman.” - Mitt Romney
  45. 45. $200 Answer from Election 12 Gay Marriage, Against.
  46. 46. $300 Question from Election 12 Name the Issue and the Stance: “But I am a fiscal conservative. I believe in cutting spending and cutting taxes.” –Mitt Romey
  47. 47. $300 Answer from Election 12Economy, or Government Spending: 1. Cut Gov’t Spending
  48. 48. $400 Question from Election 12 Name the issue and the stance: “…reform that will secure our borders, and punish employers who exploit immigrant labor; reform that finally brings the 12 million people who are here illegally out of the shadows by requiring them to take steps to become legal citizens” –Barack Obama
  49. 49. $400 Answer from Election 12 Immigration, Pro.
  50. 50. $500 Question from Election 12 Name the issue and the stance: “Once this reform is implemented, health insurance exchanges will be created, a competitive marketplace where uninsured people and small businesses will finally be able to purchase affordable, quality insurance. They will be able to be part of a big pool and get the same good deal that members of Congress get. That’s what’s going to happen under this reform. “ -Barack Obama
  51. 51. $500 Answer from Election 12 Healthcare, Pro-Obama Care, Health care for all
  52. 52. Final JeopardyWhat issue in the 2012 PresidentialCampaign is the most important?
  53. 53. Final Jeopardy AnswerChoices: Immigration,Abortion, Gay Rights,Education, Energy,Healthcare, Afghanistan,Iran…etc…