As we explore the political systems of the United States, the constitution is the guiding legal document.  As the country continues to develop the interpretation of this document has become a focal point.

1.  What do you believe was the purpose of the constitution?

2.  How will the constitution support the variety of “rights” that guide a modern society?

3.  Can the constitution continue to support a growing society?

Elections are considered one of the foundations of a democracy. Therefore, based on your reading’s respond to the following questions:

1.     Why do people vote?

2.     Who votes and why?

3.    How does mass media play a role in the process of elections?

International relations have becoming increasingly more important in modern times.  Therefore, based on your reading’s respond to the following questions:

1.     What are international relations?

2.     What are national interests and the types of national interests?

3.    How do national interests play a role in modern politics?

Use the book and more 2 references for each 3 questions