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Practice constitution test

Practice Constitution Test

Click to Advance


Please read and follow the instructions
Please read and follow the instructions

NEXT QUESTION

Press to advance to next question

Press to previous question

Press to select your answer

CLICK to START

Answer every question,


1 which of the following serves a six year term of office
1 . Which of the following serves a six-year term of office?

  • President of United States

  • US Senator

  • US Representative

  • Supreme Court Justice

NEXT QUESTION


2 which of the following serves a term of four years
2. Which of the following serves a term of four years.

  • President of United States

  • United States Senator

  • United States Representative

  • Supreme Court Justice

NEXT QUESTION


3 which of the following serves a term of two years
3. Which of the following serves a term of two years.

  • President of United States

  • United States Senator

  • United States Representative

  • Supreme Court Justice


4 the term of supreme court justice is
4. The term of Supreme Court Justice is?

  • Two years

  • Six years

  • Four years

  • life


5 how many terms may the president serve

Two

six

four

eight

5. How many terms may the president serve?


6 how many branches of government do we have on the national level
6. How many branches of government do we have on the national level?

  • One

  • Two

  • Three

  • Four


7 how many members serve in the legislative branch of government

535 national level?

100

435

538

7. How many members serve in the legislative branch of government?


8 how many members are in the senate
8. How many members are in the Senate? national level?

  • 535

  • 100

  • 435

  • 538



10 how many justices currently serve on the united states supreme court

Five national level?

Nine

Eight

Twelve

10. How many justices currently serve on the United States Supreme Court?


11 the 26 th amendment gives the right to vote to whom

Women national level?

African-Americans

21 year olds

18 year olds

11. The 26th amendment gives the right to vote to whom?


12 the capital of illinois is

Peoria national level?

Springfield

Chicago

D. None of the above

12.The capital of Illinois is?


13 the chief officer of the state of illinois is the

A. President national level?

B. Mayor

C. Governor

D. Secretary of State

13. The chief officer of the State of Illinois is the?


14 this state sends the most electors to the electoral of college

Illinois national level?

California

Texas

New York

14. This state sends the most electors to the electoral of college.


15 which of the following branches of government enforces the law
15. Which of the following branches of government enforces the law?

  • Executive Branch

  • Legislative Branch

  • Judicial Branch

  • Supreme Court


16 a bicameral legislature is one which has
16. A bicameral legislature is one which has: the law?

  • The power to override a presidential veto

  • One House legislation

  • Two House legislation

  • None of the above


17 when the supreme court declares a law unconstitutional it is using its power of
17. When the Supreme Court declares a law unconstitutional, it is using its power of:

  • Eminent Domain

  • Habeas Corpus

  • Judicial Review

  • Veto


18 this group of people were kept from voting until the passage of the 19 th amendment in 1920
18. This group of people were kept from voting until the passage of the 19th amendment in 1920.

  • Women

  • African-Americans

  • Native Americans

  • Asian-Americans


19 which of the following is charged with negotiating treaties with foreign nations
19. Which of the following is charged with negotiating treaties, with foreign nations?

  • The President

  • The Senate

  • The House of Representatives

  • The Supreme Court


20. This branch of government has the power to collect taxes, declare war, ratify treaties, and regulate interstate and foreign commerce

  • The Executive Branch

  • The Legislative Branch

  • The Judicial Branch

  • The General Assembly


21 illinois became a state in what year
21. Illinois became a state in what year? taxes, declare war, ratify treaties, and regulate interstate and foreign commerce

  • 1818

  • 1819

  • 1919

  • 1918


22. Which of the following documents were added to the Constitution to deal with concerns about the national government having too much power?

  • Magna Carta

  • Declaration of Independence

  • Bill of Rights

  • The American Creed


23 how many senators does a state send to washington dc
23. How many senators does a state send to Washington, DC? Constitution to deal with concerns about the national government having too much power?

  • One

  • Two

  • Three

  • Four


24 which of the following is protected by the first amendment
24 Constitution to deal with concerns about the national government having too much power?. Which of the following is protected by the First Amendment

  • Libel

  • Slander

  • Political Speech

  • All of the Above


25 which of these taxes was legalized through a constitutional amendment
25. Which of these taxes was legalized through a constitutional amendment?

  • Income

  • Excise

  • Poll

  • Sales


26 the legislative body of the state of illinois is called
26. The legislative body of the State of Illinois is called?

  • Congress

  • General Assembly

  • House Of Representatives

  • Senate


27 all judges and associate judges in illinois must be
27. All judges and associate judges in Illinois must be: called?

  • A citizen of the United States

  • A licensed attorney of the State of Illinois

  • A resident of the unit from which he/she is elected

  • All the above


27 the 17 th amendment changes the way we select senators from
27. The 17 called?th amendment changes the way we select Senators from:

  • State legislatures to the people of the state

  • The people of the state to the state legislatures

  • The state legislatures to the Electoral College

  • Electoral Colleges to the people of the state


29 the main job of the judicial branch of government is to
29. The main job of the judicial branch of government is to called?

  • Make laws

  • Interpret laws

  • Enforce laws

  • All of the above


30 the main job of the executive branch of government is to
30. The main job of the executive branch of government is to called?

  • Make laws

  • Interpret laws

  • Enforce laws

  • All of the above


31 the main job of the legislative branch of government is to
31. The main job of the legislative branch of government is to

  • Make laws

  • interpret laws

  • Enforce laws

  • All of the above


32. 35 years of age, native born citizen of the United States, and a resident of United States for at least 14 consecutive years. This criteria must be met to hold what office

  • President

  • Senator

  • Representative

  • Supreme Court Justice


33. 30 years of age, citizen of the United States for least nine years, and must live in the state from which elected This criteria must be met to hold what office

  • President

  • Senator

  • Representative

  • Supreme Court Justice


34. 25 years old, citizen of the United States for seven years, and a resident from the state which elected This criteria must be met to hold what office

  • President

  • Senator

  • Representative

  • Supreme Court Justice


35. Which branch of government is headed by the president is in charge of the military and has the ability to veto laws unless overridden by Congress?

  • Executive

  • Legislative

  • Judicial

  • State Legislatures


36 which of the following is a check on presidential power
36. Which of the following is a check on presidential power? in charge of the military and has the ability to veto laws unless overridden by Congress?

  • Impeachment

  • Overriding a presidential veto

  • Refusing to confirm an appointment of assent to a treaty

  • All of the above


37 the general principles of the constitution are found in the
37. The general principles of the Constitution are found in the :

  • Elastic Clause

  • Preamble

  • Bill of Rights

  • Pledge of Allegiance


38 which of the following features is not mentioned in the constitution
38.Which of the following features is not mentioned in the Constitution?

  • Political Parties

  • Bicameral Congress

  • State of the Union address

  • Independent Judiciary


39 this is the person whom you would obtain your drivers license from
39. This is the person whom you would obtain your drivers license from

  • Governor

  • State’s Treasurer

  • Secretary of State

  • State Comptroller


40 displaying the flag at half mast indicates
40 license from.Displaying the flag at half mast indicates?

  • A salute to a visiting dignitary

  • An important person has died

  • An emergency has been declared

  • District 227 has declared a snow day


41 the court system in illinois includes the following
41. The court system in Illinois includes the following: license from

  • Appellate Court

  • Supreme Court

  • Circuit Court

  • All the above the


42 this legislative body is based on population
42. This legislative body is based on population? license from

  • Senate

  • Supreme Court

  • House of Representatives

  • General Assembly


43 this legislative body is based on equal representation
43. This legislative body is based on equal representation. license from

  • Senate

  • Supreme Court

  • House of Representatives

  • General Assembly


44 when a flag is no longer in good condition for public display it should be
44. When a flag is no longer in good condition for public display it should be

  • Tossed in the garbage

  • Destroyed in a dignified manner preferably by burning

  • Put in a plastic storage compartment

  • None of the above


45 to vote in the state of illinois you must
45. To vote in the state of Illinois you must: display it should be

  • Be a permanent resident of the State of Illinois

  • Register to vote

  • Be 18 years old by election Day

  • All of the above


46 legislative districts in the state of illinois are redistricted
46. Legislative districts in the state of Illinois are redistricted:

  • After every presidential election

  • Every five years

  • In the year following the federal census

  • When the General Assembly votes to change it


47 an amendment
47. An Amendment: redistricted:

  • Can be repealed

  • Changes the Constitution

  • Requires approval by three fourths of the state

  • All of the above


48 a federal system of government is one in which
48. A federal system of government is one in which: redistricted:

  • The states hold all the power

  • The national government holds all the power

  • Power is divided between the national government and several state governments

  • A dictator rules the country


49. Trial by an impartial jury right to be represented by an attorney indictment by a grand jury in capital cases all would be examples of:

  • Full Faith and Credit

  • Due process of law

  • First Amendment

  • All of the above


50. Congress may make laws that are necessary and proper because of the situation. In which clause of the Constitution would you find these powers?

  • Eminent Domain Clause

  • The Fourth Amendment

  • Elastic clause

  • 3/5 Clause


Short answers
Short answers because of the situation. In which clause of the Constitution would you find these powers?

51. Explain what the great compromise was.

52. What is a republican form of government?

53. What are the civil rights amendments?

54. How can congress override a presidential veto?

55. What is the supreme law of the land concept

56. Give an example of freedom of religion,

peaceable assembly, protection against quartering of soldiers, and unreasonable search

57. What does a writ of Habeas Corpus do?

58. What must the police have before they can search your car?

59. Explain why the state cannot set up a law prohibiting Islamic prayers.[ what right would be violated ]

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WRONG ANSWER because of the situation. In which clause of the Constitution would you find these powers?

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The End because of the situation. In which clause of the Constitution would you find these powers?contact Dr. Imoukhuede or Mr. Mcleod when you feel you can pass the test your teacher or counselor will know how to contact us

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