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America has a two-party system because two parties broke away early in the formation of the United States and stood out immediately without any additional parties. Both parties have existed for more than 150 years and it... More »

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The second party American system refers to the political system in which the two major opposing parties in American government were the Democrats and the Whigs. This system remained in place in America from 1828 to 1854. More »

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One advantage of the two-party system is that it gives voters a clear and understandable presentation of political information. Voters can quickly determine a political candidate's position on issues because their stance... More »

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There are several disadvantages of a two-party system including the regimented party values politicians must follow, the inability to compromise, thus the inability to make effective change and the extreme polarization o... More »

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"Drama is not a visual form of literature" and "The dominant technique in drama is narration" are two examples of false statements regarding the nature of drama. In fact, drama is a visual form of literature in which the... More »

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