- 9.1: Which supporter of federalism warned people about the dangers of po...
- 9.2: Which of the following was not a third-party challenger? a. Whig Pa...
- 9.3: Why were the early U.S. political parties formed?
- 9.4: What techniques led the Democratic Party to national prominence in ...
- 9.5: In which type of electoral system do voters select the party of the...
- 9.6: Which of the following does not represent a major contributing fact...
- 9.7: What impact, if any, do third parties typically have on U.S. electi...
- 9.8: In what ways do political parties collude with state and local gove...
- 9.9: Which level of party organization is most responsible for helping t...
- 9.10: How do members of the party organization differ from party identifi...
- 9.11: Why is winning votes so important to political parties? How does th...
- 9.12: What are the positives and negatives of partisan polarization?
- 9.13: What is the sorting thesis, and what does it suggest as the cause o...
- 9.14: Does gerrymandering lead to increased polarization?
- 9.15: How have the Tea Party and Occupy Wall Street Movement affected par...
- 9.16: Is it possible for a serious third party to emerge in the United St...
- 9.17: In what ways are political parties of the people and in what ways m...
- 9.18: If you were required to become active in some aspect of a political...
- 9.19: Is it preferable for the U.S. government to have unified party cont...
Solutions for Chapter 9: Political Parties
Full solutions for American Government
average total cost
total cost divided by the quantity of output
the property whereby countries that start off poor tend to grow more rapidly than countries that start off rich
the theoretical separation of nominal and real variables
goods that are rival in consumption but not excludable
the study of how society manages its scarce resources
the price that balances quantity supplied and quantity demanded
the quantity supplied and the quantity demanded at the equilibrium price
factors of production
the inputs used to produce goods and services
risk that affects only a single company
the one-for-one adjustment of the nominal interest rate to the inflation rate
the amount of money in the future that an amount of money today will yield, given prevailing interest rates
the automatic correction by law or contract of a dollar amount for the effects of inflation
spending on capital equipment, inventories, and structures, including household purchases of new housing
medium of exchange
an item that buyers give to sellers when they want to purchase goods and services
the costs of changing prices
variables measured in monetary units
the amount of a good that buyers are willing and able to purchase
the equation M × V = P × Y, which relates the quantity of money, the velocity of money, and the dollar value of the economy’s output of goods and services
the market value of the inputs a firm uses in production
the value of a nation’s exports minus the value of its imports; also called net exports