A2 Government and Politics - Membership of Congress

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1. The federal courts allowed the House to draw boundaries which would elect minorities. But what where they called?

  • Doomed Districts
  • Patchwork Districts
  • Majority-Minority Districts
  • Discriminatory Districts
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2. "The year of the women" effectivly doubled women's membership in Congress but what year did it occur?

  • 1997
  • 1992
  • 1996
  • 1987

3. An example of one of these districts can be found running along Rout 85 in North Carolina but what is it?

  • 32nd
  • 23rd
  • 12th
  • 1st

4. On average black representatives made up 10% of the total representatives but at what level of Government?

  • State
  • Federal
  • County

5. In 2013 African American member ship in the House Reached an all time high at 41. What was it in 2012?

  • 36
  • 42
  • 39
  • 20

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