• **Label your sheet of paper bellringers and your first entry should have the date noted at the top***


    1) What is the purpose of a primary election?

    2) What is the difference between a closed and open primary 

    3) What determines the amount of electors in each state?

    4) How do you win a state's electors?

    5) How many electors are there in total? How many to win?

    9-17 Bellringer

    Directions: Write a description of each part of the Preamble to the US Constitution in the bellringer section of your binder

    “We the people”

    1. “In order to form a more perfect union”
    2. “Establish justice”
    3. “Insure domestic tranquility”
    4. “Provide for the common defense”
    5. “Promote the general welfare”
    6. “To secure the blessings of liberty to ourselves and our posterity”

    “Do ordain and establish this Constitution for the United States of America”


    #1 Define regulate 

    #2 What is main difference between the Republican and Democratic parties?

    #3 What are the two symbols for the major parties?




    #1 According to this passage, how did the Chinese Exclusion Act affect the immigration of Chinese people to the United States?

    #2 According to this passage, what reason did the United States government give for passing this law?