Politics: An Introduction, Second Edition: Chapter 8

Instructions: For each question, click on the radio button beside your answer. When you have completed the entire quiz, click the “Submit my answers” button at the bottom of the page to receive your results.

Question 1:


a) institutions and processes
b) parties and actors
c) issues and challenges
d) values and beliefs
e) policies and legislation

Question 2:


a) igloo
b) inukshuk
c) beaver
d) Peace Tower
e) Canadian anthem

Question 3:


a) parochial, subject, and participant
b) parochial, subject, and authoritative
c) parochial, participant, and authoritative
d) identity, participant, and authoritative
e) identity, subject, and participant

Question 4:


a) religious beliefs
b) education level
c) location
d) economic status
e) all of the above

Question 5:


a) media, government, nobles, and commoners
b) media, clergy, nobles, and commoners
c) media, clergy, government, and commoners
d) media, clergy, nobles, and government
e) government, clergy, nobles, and commoners

Question 6:


a) Cable News Network
b) News Corporation
c) American Broadcasting Corporation
d) Australian Broadcasting Corporation
e) British Broadcasting Corporation

Question 7:


a) humanitarian organization
b) interest group
c) non-profit organization
d) policy community
e) pressure group

Question 8:


a) International Monetary Fund
b) World Trade Organization
c) Political Action Committee
d) Peoples’ Global Action
e) G8

Question 9:


a) NGOs
b) IMFs
c) MNCs
d) WTOs
e) PACs

Question 10:


a) television commercials
b) lobbying
c) election campaigns
d) door-to-door campaigns
e) mail-outs

Question 11:


a) British House of Commons
b) New York State Capitol building
c) Willard Hotel
d) all of the above
e) none of the above

Question 12:


a) government, business, and labour
b) government, business, and political parties
c) government, political parties, and labour
d) political parties, business, and labour
e) citizens, business, and labour

Question 13:


a) Bill Clinton
b) George H.W. Bush
c) Ross Perot
d) Rupert Murdoch
e) Al Gore

Question 14:


a) Orson Welles
b) William Hearst
c) Rupert Murdoch
d) Conrad Black
e) Izzy Asper

Question 15:


a) religion
b) society
c) business
d) the electorate
e) government

Question 16:


a) lobbying
b) an editorial line
c) policy analysis
d) an opinion poll
e) populism

Question 17:


a) more language-based
b) less “Northern”
c) more interventionist
d) less interventionist
e) more agricultural

Question 18:


a) has never been made “official”
b) was written in the early twentieth century
c) was written in the nineteenth century
d) was written in English
e) was based on an American tune

Question 19:


a) moose
b) maple leaf
c) snow
d) beaver
e) Canadian flag

Question 20:


a) political socialization
b) public opinion
c) media in politics
d) civil society
e) policy community

Question 21:


a) True
b) False

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b) False

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b) False

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b) False

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b) False

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b) False

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a) True
b) False

Question 28:


a) True
b) False

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b) False

Question 30:


a) True
b) False

Question 31:


a) True
b) False

Question 32:


a) True
b) False

Question 33:


a) True
b) False

Question 34:


a) True
b) False

Question 35:


a) True
b) False