Directions: You will answer ALL FOUR of the following questions. Illustrate your essay with substantive examples from the text and classroom discussions where appropriate. Make certain to number each of your answers as the questions are numbered below. Each question will be 1-2 pages in length. Your responses will be typed, spell-checked, double spaced, and regular 12 font size. Your Mid Term will be handed in as ONE document to Canvas by Monday, February 26th by 6:30 PM.
1. What are the SIX principles of the Constitution. In your response, define and give an example of EACH pillar.
2. First, define the American political culture. Next, list and define the five elements of American political culture. Lastly, what are TWO issue differences between an orthodox and progressive American.
3. Define federalism. Explain THREE reasons for continuing federalism in its current form in the United States. In other words, defend America’s federal system of government. Lastly, list and explain TWO reasons how is the “green experiment” in California reflect American federalism in its purest form.
4. What are the THREE constitutional rights guaranteed in Article VI of the Constitution. Next, list, define, and give an example of THREE constitutional rights guaranteed in Article IV of the Constitution.