I’m working on a political science test / quiz prep and need an explanation and answer to help me learn.
Choose two questions from the list below.
Answer each of the two questions
- Essay Prompts:
Discuss the distinction between equal opportunity and equal outcome. Does America lean towards opportunity or outcome? Should we lean towards opportunity or outcome and why?
What were the major changes from the Articles of Confederation to the Constitution? What problems did the framers “fix”? Why did the framers need to fix these issues?
What are the three main ways governments are organized? Do the advantages of federalism outweigh the disadvantages? Why?
Compare and contrast grants-in-aid to block grants, and explain how they relate to the overall theme of New Federalism.
Compare and contrast the principles of strict separation and accommodation in relation to freedom of religion. Which have the courts relied on more in recent cases? Make sure to talk about the cases that created strict separation and accommodation.
Citing at least two civil liberties, explain the importance of selective incorporation.
Elaborate on the seven steps to gaining political rights.