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Started the tradition of the inaugural parade and was also the first president inaugurated in Washington, D.C.

Jefferson

2

The first state to hold a direct primary is...

Wisconsin

3

The way candidates are chosen in states that do not hold primary elections

Caucuses

4

Type of primary that requires participants be registered Members of one party and vote only for the candidates from that party

Closed primary

5

Used by media to outcome of elections...

Exit polls

6

Convention requiring lengthy balloting and eventual settlement by means of bargaining and compromise

Brokered convention

7

Two states that holds the first primary respectively in an election year

Iowa and New Hampshire

8

A party's formal statement of its position and current issues

Party platform

9

The only Pres to take the oath of office in a plane

Johnson

10

Amendment that moved the presidential inauguration from March 4th to January 20th...( answer is in the question)

20th

11

Party leaders and officeholder a who serve uncommitted delegates to the party's national convention

Super delegates

12

Voting for a weak candidate in an opposing party's primary to cause greater difficulty in the major opponents nomination

Cross over voting

13

Opening up the nomination process to more candidates and make national delegate selection more democratic are two basic purpose for these...

Presidential campaign

14

Although a great statesman, he was catapulted to the White House by a successful military career

Lincoln

15

Method proposed to give the people a Stronger voice in choosing the parties candidates to run for the presidency

Direct primary

16

Chooses the VP candidate presently

Keynote address

17

The event is the highlight of the first day of a party's national convention

Presidential nominee

18

Established by the founding fathers to give small states an equal voice in who is elected president

Electoral college

19

Considerations in choosing a VP

1. In past the leaders made a choice

2. Now up to presidential nominee

3. Centered off of where they were born and what there ideology is.

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Outline the steps presidency

1. Presidential primary
2. National convention
3. General election campaign
4. Electoral college
5. Debates
6. Election Day
7. Inauguration Day