Answer the following:
- With which party do you associate the word liberal? Conservative?
- What does moderate mean?
- What major event started the modern Democratic Party? Who was the president?
- What was the New Deal Coalition?
- What parts of the New Deal Coalition eventually became Republicans?
- Examples of how race divided the Democratic Party?
- What was the Southern Strategy?
- Explain the role civil rights and the size of government played in the Democratic Party losing control of the South.
- Who was the president the modern Republican Party rallied around?
- What groups make up the modern Republican Party?
- How did Roe v. Wade impact politics?
- What parts of the country typically vote Democrat? Republican?
- How did the social conservative movement of the 1980s change the way people in middle America voted?