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(TCO 3) Which theory says that the necessities involved in managing an organization inevitably become concentrated in the hands of a few bureaucrats, who then wield true power in the organization?
Elitist theory of democracy
Iron law of oligarchy
(TCO 4) Which of the following have American courts allowed under the First Amendment?
Speech that constitutes a direct personal provocation
Clergy to offer nondenominational prayers at public high school graduations
Polygamy, as long as it is part of traditional religious practice
Schools to require children who are Jehovah’s Witnesses to salute the flag
Schools to exempt Amish children from public education requirements
Question 35 pts
(TCO 3) Which age group has been the most supportive of the Democratic Party in the 2004, 2006, and 2008 general elections?
Young adults aged 18–29
Middleaged adults, 30–39
Older adults aged 40–49
Seniors in their golden years, aged 50–64
Retired seniors, aged 65 and older
Question 45 pts
(TCO 3) What term is used to describe a question on the ballot asking citizens to give the state permission to repeal an existing law?
Question 55 pts
(TCO 4) What do conservatives argue about the middle class in America?
That it is disappearing
That it remains large and essential to the U.S. economy
That government needs to enact new legislation to protect and assist the middle class
That the tax burden falls disproportionately on the middle class
That the middle class’s share of the nation’s prosperity has fallen since the 1970s