Just For Fun
Games to Consider
iPhone & iPad
Locations & Scores
AP Gov Interest Group Trivia!
Can you name the AP Gov Interest Group Trivia! ?
Quiz not verified by Sporcle
10 Largest Countries in Order
Borders A -land Country
Fictional Rabbits & Bunnies
Most Common Animals (ABC Books)
Rate 5 stars
Rate 4 stars
Rate 3 stars
Rate 2 stars
Rate 1 star
How to Play
Click the green button to start and enter the correct answers below
Group active in political scene, made up of corporations, law firms, or public relations firms, not necessarily individual members
hmmm look at the title of this quiz!
a signal telling a congressional representative what values are at stake in a vote
Political funding vehicles created by the 1974 campaign finance reforms.
technique used by modern interest groups that raises money and mobilizes supporters via personalized mailings
Group which provides some material incentives to join, but primarily relies on purposive incentives to protect and strenghten education
2 million members
Political organizations that attract members by appealing to their political convictions with coherent sets of (usually) controversial principles.
The social rewards that lead people to join local or state political organizations.
Widely shared demand for change in some aspect of the social or political order
Womens interest group which has concentrated on bringing lawsuits aimed at enforcing or enlarging the legal rights of women in higher education and other institutions
An interst group organized to influence government decisions, especially legislation. attempt to influence such decisions.
to do this is to attempt to influence such decisions
Groups made up of Americans who join because they feel strongly on an issue
People are willing to join simply to make a difference
Club organized in 1890s after birth of the conservation movement
Boom years in for interest groups in America
A person who is employed by and acts for an organized interest group or corporation to try to influence policy decisions and positions in the executive and legislative branches.
The problem faced by unions and other groups when people do not join because they can benefit from the groups' activities without officially joining. The bigger the group, the more
The bigger the group, the more serious the problem.
Group that may accept and spend unlimited amounts of money on election activities so long as they are not spent on broadcast ads run in the last 30 days before a primary or 60 days
Groups that have a narrow interest tend to dislike compromise, and often draw membership from people new to politics. These features distinguish them from traditional interest grou
An assesment of a representative's voting record on issues important to an interest group.
Designed to generate public support for or opposition to a legislator
Largest interest group in America. For senior citizens. Provides material incentives.
32 million members
Individuals or organizations representing other organizations, with interest in bread and butter issues
Civil rights group originally founded by W.E.B. DuBois
Group which advocates family planning.
4 million 'activists, supporters, and donors'
Feminist group which is a respected debate agency, and which promotes democracy.
Group formed by concerned mothers who have gained enough power as to heavily increase penalties for drunk driving
Group originally formed in order to counter the post civil war KKK, and now is for protecting the right to bear arms
3 million members
A valued benefit obtained by joining a political organization
Money provided to interest groups by the federal government which interest groups are to put towards certain projects
projects must me for public interest
Benefits that have monetary value, including money, gifts, services, or discounts received as a result of one's membership in an organization
Environmental organization that gave Mr Field 10 twigs.
The benefit that comes from serving a cause or principle from which one does not personally benefit.
You haven't played this game yet.
You Might Also Like...
Fast Food Restaurants
(warning: may contain spoilers)
Created Dec 3, 2010
Top Games Today in Miscellaneous
50 Famous Faces
Click a Calendar Name
Anything But 7
Top Games with Similar Tags
Clickable Matching Pairs
Fast Food Restaurants
Top User Games in Miscellaneous
Earn Your Badges II
Salads of the World
MLB Player or Dickens Character?
Top 10 Boy Names with 'SH'
Like us on Facebook
Follow us on Twitter
Follow us on Google+
2007-15 © Sporcle, Inc.
Partner of USA TODAY Sports Digital Properties
Go to the Sporcle.com Mobile Site →