EL Civics for ESL Students

Political Parties Quiz Answers

1. What are the two major political parties in the United States?

The Democratic and Republican Parties.

2. Why does the United States have only two major parties?

Because it has a winner-takes-all voting system..

3. Does the U.S. Constitution mention political parties?.

No, it doesn't.

4. Did George Washington belong to a political party?

No, he didn't.

5. What do political parties seek?

They seek power, influence, public support, and votes.


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