CSUSB The Media and Politics

Which of these is a way in which politicians, particularly on the state and national level, would most likely interact with citizens online?
By connecting on social media
The media aim to make the public
Aware of the issues
Which of these best describes what the media generally facilitate for the public?
The ability to hear discussions on laws and the lawmaking process
Which best describes why candidates and politicians use the Internet?
They must use the same media that citizens use
Why is media coverage of elections important?
It is the only information source that most people have
With greater media coverage in recent years, which factor has become increasingly significant?
A candidate’s likability
The Internet and social media have increased the level of interactions between politicians and citizens, but how has their use changed the nature of the interactions?
Their use has required citizens to be proactive
For what purposes do politicians generally use the Internet? Select all that apply.
To generate donations
To organize supporters
To solicit support
Which of these are forms of mass media? Select all that apply.
Newspapers
Radio
Television
Magazines
When policymakers use the media to deliver specific messages to citizens, what are policymakers trying to do?
Promote policies