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Yukon: Government & Societies  Student Centre

Web Links

Here are some Web sites to help you with your research.

Web Activity

Here is an activity to help you gather information from one of the Web sites:


?_Geography   Venn Diagram for Elections      

 

 

 

Web Links

Elections Yukon  

This Web site has information about the history of elections in Yukon, who can vote, political parties, and when elections will be held.

Yukon Newcomers Guide

Find out who can vote in a territorial election and the responsibilities of governments at this handy Web site.

 

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Web Activity

?_Geography Venn Diagram for Elections
 

A Venn diagram is a means of recording and presenting information using circles. This type of diagram was developed by John Venn nearly 100 years ago.

1. Visit the Venn Diagram Web site.

2. Read the first four points that explain how Venn diagrams work. Make

    notes for your reference.

3. Visit the Yukon Newcomers Guide. Click on the "Citizenship,

    Government, and Law" link in the menu on the left side.

4. Scroll down to near the bottom of the page, where it says, "Elections in the

    Yukon."

5. Write six things you know about federal elections. Write six things you know

    about territorial elections.

Two_Circles

 

6. Click here to print a circle on which you can list the characteristics that

    both kinds of links have in common.

Elections_in_common

7. Click here to print a circle on which you can list the characteristics that the

   two kinds of elections do NOT have in common.

Elections_differences

8. Click here to print the Venn diagram below. Use the information you have

    gathered to complete the diagram.

Whole_Chart

 

 

 


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