Bell Ringers

Bell Ringer: Evolution of Voting Machines

Evolution of Voting Machines

CNET’s Laura Hautala talked about the how voting machines have developed throughout history.

Description

CNET’s Laura Hautala talked about the how voting machines have developed throughout history.

Bell Ringer Assignment

  • Describe the prevalent voting technology in the 2000 election.
  • How did this compare to the former method that used gear and lever machines?
  • What was the problem with the voting chads?
  • How have voting machines changed since the 1980s?
  • Describe the 1964 Votomatic Vote Recorder.
  • Describe the current online method of voting that is available for small groups of voters.
  • What are some problems with submitting an online ballot?

Participants

    Vocabulary

    • Ballot
    • Coercion
    • Fraud
    • Malicious. Malware
    • Recount

    Topics

    Campaigns & Elections

    Grades

    High SchoolUniversity