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Post HSV260 Unit 1 Quiz
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Question 1 Policy _____________ includes all the activities that result from the official adoption of a policy.

A. Reform
B. Legitimization 
C. Legalization
D. Implementation

Question 2 _____________________ occurs as a result of the public statements or actions of government officials, the president, Congress, state legislators, agency officials, and the courts.

A. Legitimizing public policy 
B. Identifying policy problems
C. Formulating policy proposals 
D. Implementing public policy

Question 3 Publicized demands for government action can lead to ________________________.

A. Formulating policy proposals
B. Implementing public policy
C. Legitimizing public policy
D. Identifying policy problems

Question 4 _______________ groups are a staple of the political landscape and they do their best to influence the political agenda either directly or indirectly.

A. Conservatives
B. Special interest
C. Centrists
D. Libertarians

Question 5 The biggest domestic worries of the federal government are how to manage______.

A. Crime
B. Education
C. The economy
D. Terrorism

Question 6 ____________________ occurs through the activities of public bureaucracies and the expenditure of public funds.

A. Evaluating public policy
B. Implementing public policy
C. Identifying policy problems
D. Formulating policy proposals

Question 7 ______________ is deciding what is to be decided.

A. Agenda setting
B. Decision making 
C. Political ideology 
D. Personal ideology

Question 8 ___________ often support programs for the poor out of a sense of moral obligation.

A. Liberals
B. Churches 
C. Special interests
D. The government

Question 9 Policy is ____________ as a result of the public statements or actions of government officials.

A. Legalized
B. Legitimized 
C. Reformed
D. Implemented

Question 10 _______________ occurs when influential individuals or groups act to prevent the emergence of challenges to their own interests in society.

A. Agenda setting
B. Decision making
C. Personal ideology
D. Nondecision making

Question 11 The different views of the ____________ are influential and powerful in political agenda setting.

A. Public opinion
B. Mass media
C. House of Representatives
D. Senate

Question 12 _________________ may not determine public policy, but politicians are mindful of what their constituents think.

A. The mass media
B. Senate
C. Public opinion
D. House of Representatives

Question 13 __________________ is a driven force in agenda setting.

A. Political ideology
B. Nondecision making
C. Decision making
D. Personal ideology

Question 14 ___________________ occur through political channels by policy-planning organizations, interest groups, government bureaucracies, state legislatures, and the president and Congress.

A. Identifying policy problems
B. Formulating policy proposals
C. Implementing public policy
D. Legitimizing public policy

Question 15 _____________ believe the government should have very limited functions, primarily policy and military protection.

A. Moral majority 
B. Centrists
C. Libertarians
D. Special interest groups

Question 16 _______________ credit is a special tax rebate paid to low-income workers through the Internal Revenue Service.

A. Earned income tax
B. Medicare
C. Fiscal support
D. Local income tax

Question 17 The average U.S. worker pays a(n) __________ tax rate than do workers in 21 of the 30 countries that are members of the Organization for Economic Cooperation and Development.

A. Lower
B. Higher
C. Equal
D. Much higher

Question 18 Many people believe there are two distinct groups of citizens, ________________:

Those who pay taxes and those who receive welfare

Question 19 Liberals often want the government to do much more to promote ____________ justice.

A. Moral
B. Economic
C. Informative
D. Distributive

Question 20 Federal taxes are made up of all the following, except:

A. Social Security 
B. Property 
C. Corporate income 
D. Income

Question 21 PACs stands for:

A. Private action committees 
B. Public action committees
C. Professional action committees 
D. Political action committees

Question 22 The ________________ has taken on a high-profile stance on certain political issues, especially abortion.

A. Democratic party
B. Moral majority
C. President
D. Pope moral majority

Question 23 _____________ believe that political partisanship and polarization have prevented compromise that could result in more effective public policy.

A. Centrists
B. Special interest groups
C. Libertarians
D. Conservatives

Question 24 ___________________ occurs by government agencies, outside consultants, interest groups, mass media, and by the public.

A. Formulating policy proposals
B. Identifying policy problems
C. Evaluating public policy
D. Implementing public policy

Question 25 ________________ can be done through political channels by policy-planning organizations, interest groups, government bureaucracies, state legislators, and the president and Congress.

A. Policy implementation 
B. Policy evaluation
C. Public opinion
D. Formulating policy proposals

 

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  • Post HSV260 Unit 1 Quiz
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    Question 1 Policy _____________ includes all the activities that result from the official adoption of a policy. A. Reform B. Legitimization C. Legalization D. Implementation Question 2 _____________________ occurs as a result of the public statements

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