This quiz is a nice refresher to check in with students' understanding of types of interest groups and the role interest groups play in American politics through campaigns and elections.
Quiz also includes direct quotes from interest groups' mission statements, giving students greater insight into these groups and their views.
This quiz can also be used as a homework assignment or worksheet to use in class.
For the short answer, I wrote about a hypothetical Senate race so that this can be used for years to come.
***Please note: I did include a single-issue interest group that involved marijuana, so please be aware of your students' maturity level when purchasing this product.
Here is a direct transcript of said question for transparency: The Marijuana Policy Project is an interest group that describes its goals in its mission statement, “to increase public support for non-punitive, non-coercive marijuana policies.” What type of interest group is the Marijuana Policy Project? _______________________