Please HELP my govt homework!!!!!!!!!!!!?

1. The founder of modern polling was

a)Stan Roper b)Patrick Cadell c)Louis Harris d)George Gallup

2. One of the first major attempts to change public opinion was

a) The Pennsylvania Packet b)straw polling c) The Federalist Papers d) Gallup polling

3. Unscientific surveys used to gauge public opinion on a variety of issues are called

a) tracking polls b)straw polls c)exit polls d)deliberative polls

4. The polling industry suffered a setback in 1948 when it predicted that _______ would win the presidential election.

a) Thomas Dewey b) Harry S. Truman c) Henry Wallace d) Strom Thurmond

5. The 1936 election was correctly predicted by

a) the National Election Study b)The literary Digest c)George Gallup d)all of the above

6. Every two years, since 1952, there have been regular surveys of the American electorate known as the

a) Barometer of the American Electorate b)General Social Survey c) National Election Study d)National Publice Opinion Survey

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  • Xeo
    Lv 5
    1 decade ago
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    Please HELP my govt homework!!!!!!!!!!!!?

    1. The founder of modern polling was

    a)Stan Roper b)Patrick Cadell c)Louis Harris d)George Gallup

    D - George Gallup

    2. One of the first major attempts to change public opinion was

    a) The Pennsylvania Packet b)straw polling c) The Federalist Papers d) Gallup polling

    3. Unscientific surveys used to gauge public opinion on a variety of issues are called

    a) tracking polls b)straw polls c)exit polls d)deliberative polls

    4. The polling industry suffered a setback in 1948 when it predicted that _______ would win the presidential election.

    a) Thomas Dewey b) Harry S. Truman c) Henry Wallace d) Strom Thurmond

    A - Thomas Dewey

    5. The 1936 election was correctly predicted by

    a) the National Election Study b)The literary Digest c)George Gallup d)all of the above

    6. Every two years, since 1952, there have been regular surveys of the American electorate known as the

    a) Barometer of the American Electorate b)General Social Survey c) National Election Study d)National Publice Opinion Survey

    There are two answers for you :P

  • Anonymous
    1 decade ago

    Wow....you really should have gotten started on this sooner...

    I bet $100 all of the answers are in your book!

  • 1 decade ago

    Well we love you too!!! But honey, we have done our homework, and graduated, now it is time for you to do your own homework, research and get your own good grades. Now, get off the computer and get your work done. Good luck!!!

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