Civitas Post-Election Quiz

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  1. A candidate has the right to demand a recount of the votes if the difference between the vote for that candidate and votes for a prevailing candidate is less than one percent of the total votes cast for that ballot item.

    • True
    • False
  2. The demand for the recount must be made in a statewide media release the night of the election, but no later than the day after Election Day.

    • True
    • False
  3. The 2010 General Election saw controversy surrounding the Ivotronic (touch screen) voting machines. There were reports of faulty voting machines that would default to Democrat candidates or straight Democrat ticket. More than 75 counties in North Carolina utilize this type of equipment.

    • True
    • False
  4. The Republicans last controlled both chambers of North Carolina's State Legislature in 1994.

    • True
    • False
  5. North Carolina's State Legislature is responsible for creating a redistricting plan that must be approved by the Governor.

    • True
    • False

 

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This article was posted in Civitas Quiz by Civitas Staff on November 8, 2010 at 2:53 PM.

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