Question 1. Question :
(TCO 1) Aristotle’s view that humans live naturally in herds is most related to what explanation for political power?
Question 2. Question :
(TCO 1) Which of the following did Machiavelli contribute to the study of politics?
Social contract theory
The role of power in politics
The role of wealth in society
The connection between race and politics
Question 3. Question :
(TCO 1) The ability of A to get B to do what A wants is known as _____.
Question 4. Question :
(TCO 1) Which of the following best exemplifies sovereignty?
The United States negotiating a trade agreement with Canada
The people of France acknowledging the authority of their president
Israel asserting jurisdiction over the Gaza Strip
President Obama having the support of the people who elected him
Question 5. Question :
(TCO 1) Despite a disputed 2000 presidential election, once President George W. Bush took office, few people doubted his _____.
Question 6. Question :
(TCO 1) The term for measuring with numbers is _____.
Question 7. Question :
(TCO 1) Reason, balance, and theory pertain to which of the following?
Question 8. Question :
(TCO 1) Descriptions of political phenomena often lack _____.
Question 9. Question :
(TCO 1) The subfield of _____ studies major thinkers and attempts to define the good polity.
Question 10. Question :
(TCO 1) Which are both true for most political scientists?
They think practically and seek accuracy.
They seek popularity and are skeptical of power.
They offer single causes and think abstractly.
They are skeptical of power and offer long-term consequences.