Instructions for Playing Jeopardy

Instructions for Playing Jeopardy

Instructions for Playing Jeopardy

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1. Instructions for Playing Jeopardy • Click on the question that you want to attempt, example \$100 • Read the question and click on the to advance • To return to the main playing board for another question, click on the blue box in the left hand corner of the answer screen. • To advance to Double Jeopardy click • Press page down to begin playing the game Correct Answer Return

2. Measuring Development

3. Terminology

4. Regimes

5. Comparing

6. The Basics

7. Define It

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9. Which of the following statements about the Human Development Index is CORRECT? It is compiled by the World Bank. It includes measures for sustainable development. It is used to measure and compare levels of achievement in health, knowledge, and the standard of living. It assesses the level of interaction between people in a political system.

10. Answer It is used to measure and compare levels of achievement in health, knowledge, and the standard of living. Return

11. Which of the following statements is correct? GDP per capita is a good measure for determining which countries are rich (developed) and which are poor (developing). GDP per capita is the same as GDP according to purchasing power parity. GDP per capita is the best way to determine the overall size of a country’s economy relative to other countries. GDP per capita is not a factor taken into account in determining the Human Development Index.

12. Answer GDP per capita is a good measure for determining which countries are rich (developed) and which are poor (developing). Return

13. Industrial democracies are characterized by relatively large populations (in the top 10 percent of the most populated countries in the world). government-owned media. lack of popular sovereignty. competitive elections.

15. Daily Double!!

16. The _______________ index gives states scores of 1 to 7 according to their records in two broad categories: political rights and civil liberties; then divides states into three groups: Free, Partly Free, and Not Free. • Governance Indicators • Freedom in the World • Democracy • Corruption Perception

17. Answer • Freedom in the World Return

18. The most fundamental comparative measure is economic size, which is expressed using _____________, a figure calculated by giving dollar value to all the goods and services produced by a state in a year. • purchasing power parity • the social economy index • gross national product • gross domestic product

19. Answer • gross domestic product Return

20. Political legitimacy means that the broad citizenry believe that the state exercises rightful authority. is possible only in a democratic political system. refers to when the United Nations recognizes a state. is possible only when the citizenry comes from the same ethnic group.

21. Answer means that the broad citizenry believe that the state exercises rightful authority. Return

22. All of the following are sources of collective identity EXCEPT ethnicity or race. occupation. religion. region.

24. All of the following are frequent characteristics of transitional democracies EXCEPT control of the media. ritualistic expressions of support for the ruling party. undermining opponent’s parties. ensuring that the ruling party is re-elected.

25. Answer ritualistic expressions of support for the ruling party. Return

26. A failed state is one in which the leaders of the state violate the rule of law and prey on their own citizens. the leaders of the state fail to pay their United Nations dues. the government is authoritarian and denies its citizens political freedoms. large numbers of citizens try to leave either legally or illegally.

27. Answer the leaders of the state violate the rule of law and prey on their own citizens. Return

28. The most common definition of power used in comparative politics is making people do what you want. getting people to do what they otherwise would not. doing what people expect within a democratic system. taking away the ability of others to use force.

29. Answer getting people to do what they otherwise would not. Return

30. A regime in political science terminology is a government the United States does not like. enduring institutions and practices. an organized political party. the party in power in a government.

31. Answer enduring institutions and practices. Return

32. Russia, China, North Korea, and Cuba are a few of the countries that are usually classified as what type of state? Industrialized democracies Less developed countries Current and former Communist countries Newly industrializing countries

33. Answer Current and former Communist countries Return

34. Rather than operating under the literal “rule of the people,” democratic countries have adopted federalist systems. representative forms of government. communism. capitalism.

35. Answer representative forms of government. Return

36. The former communist states’ near-complete control over their societies, politics, and economics was often called democracy. autocracy. imperialism. totalitarianism.

38. Authoritarian regimes are characterized by all of the following EXCEPT power (or authority) is highly concentrated in a single individual, small group of people, single party, or institution. they have a totalitarian system that seeks to control every aspect of their citizen’s lives and allows no personal freedoms whatsoever. those in power claim an exclusive right to govern and use various means, including force, to impose their will on their citizens. they lack an effective procedure for selecting political leaders or holding them accountable.

39. Answer they have a totalitarian system that seeks to control every aspect of their citizen’s lives and allows no personal freedoms whatsoever. Return

40. Which, by definition, involves a small number of cases? a qualitative study a quantitative study the most similar approach the most different approach

41. Answer a qualitative study Return

42. It is impossible to understand politics without understanding: economics. territory. public opinion. power.