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Primary Election Political Parties Election Day Voting Election of the President Candidates National Conventions National Conventions - An Inside View Candidates at the Convention The Campaign Polling Places The Electoral College The Electoral Map The Inauguration

 
Voting


Uncle Sam, the word spy, wants you to take a minute and test your knowledge.

Match the word(s) in the left-hand column to complete the questions or statements in the right-hand column. Check your answers.

Electorate A. A place where votes are cast
Polling place B. Practice of voting for candidates of different parties in an election.
Electoral vote C. Votes cast directly by the people
18 D. Votes cast by members of the Electoral College
Popular vote E. How old must you be to vote in the United States?
Straight ticket F. Practice of voting for all the candidates of one political party
Split ticket G. The people who are eligible to vote in an election


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