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What is a Liberal or Conservatives

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An AP US Government student is attempting to explain how to distinguish liberals from conservatives to her friend.

Which of the following statements would accurately tell her friend how to tell a liberal from a conservative?

A

Liberals are more likely than conservatives to envision a wide scope for the central government, often involving policies that aim to promote military intervention.

B

Liberals are more likely than conservatives to envision a wide scope for the central government, often involving policies that aim to promote equality.

C

Among people over the age of 30, slightly more are liberal than conservative.

D

Among people under the age of 30, slightly more are independent rather than liberal or conservative.

E

Conservatives are more likely than liberals to want to tax our way out of debt and deficit problems.