Voter Turnout By Age

FRQ #2, Quantitative Analysis.


Examine the graphic above on voting participation in national elections and answer the questions that follow.

Questions for Completion.

1.  Identify the voting bloc that has the lowest turnout.

2. Describe a trend in the graph.

2. Draw a conclusion to explain the trend described in Part B.

3. Explain how turnout may differ in federal elections versus state and local elections.


Source: United States Election Project at the University of Florida.