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This quiz consists of 5 multiple choice and 5 short answer questions through Part V: The Constitution of the United States, Part VI: Know Your Q's and A's.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. What is one check on the Congress held by the Supreme Court?
(a) May call special sessions of Congress.
(b) May veto bills of Congress.
(c) May declare laws Congress passes and President signs, unconstitutional.
(d) May veto bills of Congress.
2. What is one check on the President held by the Congress?
(a) May propose Constitutional amendments affecting office of President.
(b) May override the President's veto by 51% vote in both houses.
(c) May bring suits or issue orders against public officers.
(d) May refuse to give its consent to approve a Presidential election.
3. No citizen shall be forced to supply room and board to soldiers except in the time of war, and even then it is only acceptable when what?
(a) Congress passes a law to this effect.
(b) Congress has declared war by majority rule.
(c) States pass a law to this effect.
(d) Supreme Court approves.
4. Giving a limited amount of power to the central government and allowing each state to keep the majority of laws and powers was what?
(a) The basis for a centralized government.
(b) The basis of a socialist document.
(c) The basis of the revised document.
(d) The basis of the initial document.
5. Section 1 of Article I outlines that Congress is comprised of how many bodies of delegates from each state?
Short Answer Questions
1. Amendment 1 includes which freedom?
2. Whom was the final draft of the Constitution written by?
3. What is an assembly?
4. Amendment 15, Section 1 (1870) stipulates the right of U.S. citizens to vote cannot be taken away for which of the following reasons?
5. Amendment 20, Section 3 (1933) stipulates if a President has not been elected, or if the President-elect cannot qualify for the office by the time the term begins, who acts as President until such time as a qualified President can be elected?
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