- 7.1: Which of the following makes it easy for a citizen to register to v...
- 7.2: Which of the following is a reason to make voter registration more ...
- 7.3: What unusual step did Oregon take to increase voter registration? a...
- 7.4: What effect did the National Voter Registration Act have on voter r...
- 7.5: What challenges do college students face with regard to voter regis...
- 7.6: If you wanted to prove the United States is suffering from low vote...
- 7.7: What characterizes those most likely to vote in the next election? ...
- 7.8: Why do Belgium, Turkey, and Australia have higher voter turnout rat...
- 7.9: What recommendations would you make to increase voter turnout in th...
- 7.10: Why does age affect whether a citizen will vote?
- 7.11: If you were going to predict whether your classmates would vote in ...
- 7.12: A state might hold a primary instead of a caucus because a primary ...
- 7.13: Which of the following citizens is most likely to run for office? a...
- 7.14: Where and when do Electoral College electors vote? a. at their prec...
- 7.15: In which type of election are you most likely to see coattail effec...
- 7.16: What problems will candidates experience with frontloading?
- 7.17: Why have fewer moderates won primaries than they used to
- 7.18: How do political parties influence the states primary system?
- 7.19: Why do parties prefer closed primaries to open primaries?
- 7.20: Susan is currently working two part-time jobs and is frustrated abo...
- 7.21: Which factor is most likely to lead to the incumbency advantage for...
- 7.22: In what ways is voting your party identification an informed choice...
- 7.23: Do physical characteristics matter when voters assess candidates? I...
- 7.24: Which of the following is not a step in the initiative process? a. ...
- 7.25: A referendum is not purely direct democracy because the ________. a...
- 7.26: What problems would a voter face when trying to pass an initiative ...
- 7.27: Why do some argue that direct democracy is simply a way for the wea...
- 7.28: What factors determine whether people turn out to vote in U.S. elec...
- 7.29: What can be done to increase voter turnout in the United States?
- 7.30: In what ways do primary elections contribute to the rise of partisa...
- 7.31: How does social media affect elections and campaigns? Is this a pos...
- 7.32: Should states continue to allow ballot initiatives and other forms ...
Solutions for Chapter 7: Voting and Elections
Full solutions for American Government
changes in fiscal policy that stimulate aggregate demand when the economy goes into a recession without policymakers having to take any deliberate action
the subfield of economics that integrates the insights of psychology
cross-price elasticity of demand
a measure of how much the quantity demanded of one good responds to a change in the price of another good, computed as the percentage change in quantity demanded of the first good divided by the percentage change in price of the second good
the quantity supplied and the quantity demanded at the equilibrium price
Federal Reserve (Fed)
the central bank of the United States
the study of how people behave in strategic situations
a measure of the price level calculated as the ratio of nominal GDP to real GDP times 100
law of demand
the claim that, other things being equal, the quantity demanded of a good falls when the price of the good rises
the political philosophy according to which the government should choose policies deemed just, as evaluated by an impartial observer behind a “veil of ignorance”
the regular pattern of income variation over a person’s life
a group of buyers and sellers of a particular good or service
a market structure in which many firms sell products that are similar but not identical
the additional shifts in aggregate demand that result when expansionary fiscal policy increases income and thereby increases consumer spending
negative income tax
a tax system that collects revenue from high-income households and gives subsidies to lowincome households
nominal exchange rate
the rate at which a person can trade the currency of one country for the currency of another
the production of goods and services valued at current prices
the amount a seller is paid for a good minus the seller’s cost of providing it
regulations on the minimum amount of reserves that banks must hold against deposits
a cost that has already been committed and cannot be recovered
a table that shows the relationship between the price of a good and the quantity supplied