Presidential candidates spend millions of dollars on ads, trade inflammatory jabs on live television and crisscross the country many times over on their quest for votes. But beyond pulling a lever, punching a card or pressing a button, do you really know how the country's electoral system works?
Question 1 of 10
In the United States, what determines the winner of a presidential election?
Question 2 of 10
The Electoral College allows each state to have how many electors?
Question 3 of 10
How is the presidential candidate selected in Russia?
Question 4 of 10
When do Americans officially find out the winner of the presidential election?
Question 5 of 10
If no candidate wins a majority of electoral votes, how is the election decided?
Question 6 of 10
How many of the electoral votes must a candidate receive in order to win?
Question 7 of 10
What's the name of the election that determines which candidate makes it into the general election?
Question 8 of 10
What kind of primary allows voters to cast a ballot for either party?
Question 9 of 10
States where no candidate has overwhelming support and the popular vote is up for grabs are known as what?
Question 10 of 10