wins by capturing 49 percent of the popular vote, to which factor, more than the others,
would you attribute the discrepancy, given what you know about how successful Gallup
has been in making presidential predictions?
a. the presence of a prominent female candidate
b. the presence of a prominent third-party candidate
c. the age of a major-party candidate
d. the religion of a major-party candidate
e. the absence of grassroots action
Which of the following was a problem under the Articles of Confederation?
a. The national government was too strong compared to the states.
b. The government derived its power from the citizens themselves.
c. Congress imposed excessive taxes.
d. Citizens lacked a national identity.
e. Amendments to the Articles were too easy to ratify.
The annual shortfall between federal revenues and expenditures is known as which of