Unit 2 Part 2 unit Study Guide Topics: Evaluating Campaign, Media Influence, Campaign Cost and Public Policy You need to know/study: 1. Ways to evaluate information when looking at campaign materials. Look in your notes for the answers: • Separating fact from _______________ • Detecting ______________ • Evaluating _________________ • Identifying _____________(persuasive ads) 2. The roles of media in election and campaign and be ready to apply the roles: a. Emphasizing issues b. Creating political cartoons c. Broadcasting points of view d. Identify candidates 3. What are some examples of mass media? Give at least 4 examples a. b. c. d. 4. Give the factors for rising campaign cost. There are 4 that you need to know. Look on page 40 in your binder. 5. Why is there a need for change in campaign finance law? Who has the advantage? Is there a limit on how much you can donate? 6. You need to know the four groups that influence public policy and how each of them do so. a. ______________ - (ourselves) b. ______________ - (group that share same interests) c. ______________ - ( a type of party) d. ______________ - (TV, radio, etc.) 7. Know and analyze the different propaganda techniques: a. Endorsement b. Card-stacking c. Plain-folks d. Bandwagon 8. You need to go over your vocab words as well.